Today is the birthday of James Whale, the England-born director of some of Universal Horror's most well-loved masterpieces
ADAM SCOVELL says The Bride of Frankenstein "showcases all of Whale’s wonderfully subversive & quintessentially British qualities"
Comedic horror gem from James Whale is a truly gloomy and distubring haunted house story with a legendarily powerhouse cast
James Whale brings HG Wells novel to the silver screen, making movie SPX history and a seminal classic equal to his iconic Frankenstein
I WATCHED Frankenstein (1931) today – the first time I have seen the complete film in over 20 years. To my delight, I discovered the copy I had was the restored version.
This week celebrates the 80th anniversary of James Whale’s Frankenstein’s original release in November 1931
NIA JONES tells us of the spooky history of Plas Teg estate in North Wales
NIA JONES tells the terrifying tale of the Cornish Owlman!
Guest writer MATT WINGETT tells how he used hypnosis and visions of long-dead WW2 servicemen to inspire his latest ghost novel.
TRACY MONGER reports on a Norwich Paranormal Experience Group investigation at a private Home in Pockthorpe, Norwich.
Birkenhead's Bidston Hill has had everything from ghosts, satanists and UFOs haunt its beautiful surrounds, says guest writer LAUREN JONES
Next time you feel slightly guilty about being an adult who plays with toy monsters and has a massive horror film collection, you can take heart knowing Peter Cushing did the same – well, kind of the same. Here’s a great old film from British Pathe from 1956 showing Peter Cushing with his toy soldier collection. We learn […]
TERRY SHERWOOD reviews Universal Horrorfest. House of Frankenstein (1944)
Just in time for Halloween, RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES introduces "An Evening with Boris Karloff and His Friends"
Roddy McDowall heads awesome British Golem film - let the havoc begin! Too much Golem ain't never enough!
KATIE DOHERTY reviews the UK-Ireland Hammer horror Wakewood (2011)
Today we talk to Mary Denny about her thoughts and experiences as a paranormal investigator with County Antrim Paranormal Research Association
Spooky Isles editors and writers reveal their own real-life ghost sighting experiences...
BARRY McCann asks whether Peg O'Neil - a spirit that lurks in Lancashire - is responsible for dreadful disasters there
Ann O'Regan lists some of the most spooky things about the Haunted Cork in Ireland
PHILIP DAVIES explains why ghost walks are for everyone not just tourists
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a fun look at some strange facts from the classic The Wicker Man
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks back at the genre career of one of Britain's most beloved actors, John Hurt, who has died aged 77
In an exclusive extract from Horror Pickers, HOWARD JACKSON reviews the 1973 thriller classic Don't Look Now, starring Donald Sutherland and Julie Christie
DAVID SAUNDERSON reviews Horror Pickers, a collection of film reviews by Howard Jackson
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS serves up 10 Shaun of the Dead fun facts you may not know about the zom-rom-com