The Best of 2013 – Year end review

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The Best of 2013

As most of you probably know, I prefer a good b-horror film over a slick Hollywood blockbuster. So, I decided to break my favorite horror films of the year into two categories.

All choices link to reviews

Best horror movies:
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Frankenstein’s Army (2013)
Maniac (2012)
You’re Next (2013)

Runner up: Here Comes the Devil (review at IPC)

Best Big Hollywood Blockbusters:
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The Conjuring
Pacific Rim
World War Z

(not all were released in 2013 but that’s when I read them)

Best Books:Joe Hill horns book

Horns – Joe Hill
Deadfall Hotel – Steve Rasnic Tem
A Psycho’s Medley – Terry M. West


My favorite posts of the year:
Lovecraft in Film & Lovecraft in Film – photo gallery
Robots in Film – a complete pictorial history
Scariest Creatures of the Sea

(not all were released in 2013 but that’s when I saw them)

Best Cinematography: Lords of Salem

Best Documentary: Nightmares in Red, White and Bluenightmares cover

Best Campy horror flick: El Monstro Del Mar!

Dumbest Movie award: Sharknado (review at Written in Blood)

Burned out on: Comic Book Superhero films

Turned on to: Magnet Film Distributor – horror films from around the world – if it bares the Magnet logo, I usually like it.

Best TV moment of the Year:
Death of The Governor in The Walking Dead
 (review at Side Kick Reviews)

Best search term that led to my blog:b movie about giant horny white gorilla’

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