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The 5 Biggest Horror Trends Of The Last Decade

The 5 Biggest Horror Trends Of The Last Decade

Horror movies have long mined their frights from real-life fears, tucking social commentary into fantastical tales of slashers, body-snatchers and other metaphorical ghouls. The past decade has seen the genre hold a mirror up to the world, with powerful results. Here are five notable horror trends since 2009.

‘It’ Star Admits He’s Still Very Afraid Of Clowns

‘It’ Star Admits He’s Still Very Afraid Of Clowns

Actor Jeremy Ray Taylor has had his share of scary clowns. First with series. The latter may not involve Pennywise and his sewer full of children’s body parts ” at least I hope it doesn’t ” but Taylor said his fear of clowns is still alive and well. Along with…

It Chapter Two’s Queer Subplot Is Too Subtextual To Be Scary Good

It Chapter Two’s Queer Subplot Is Too Subtextual To Be Scary Good

It Chapter Two opens with a horrific, homophobic hate crime that Stephen King plucked from the headlines and incorporated into his 1986 novel. After a group of very human bigots attack Adrian Mellon and his boyfriend, they unceremoniously dump Adrian over the side of the bridge, and just as he…