Horror Movie Dictionary: Blood

“I am in blood stepped in so far that should I wade no more, Returning were as tedious as go o’er.” That’s from Macbeth. Gory visuals of blood can cause a significant drop in both heart rate and blood pressure, reducing the amount of oxygenated blood flow to the brain. In a Ohio University study, moreContinue reading “Horror Movie Dictionary: Blood”

Horror Movie Dictionary: Demons

“The sleep of reason gives birth to monsters!” That line is from Lamberto Bava’s Demons (the movie-within-a movie part), where teens are puttering around a cemetery and come across an ancient tome (spoiler alert: never, ever open ancient books and read out weird incantations. It didn’t work for the folks in Evil Dead either). The “sleep ofContinue reading “Horror Movie Dictionary: Demons”