Ghana is a country of innovators, so when the VCR arrived on its shores in the 80’s, those who could afford them and who were business-minded set up what were known as “video clubs,” where they would screen movies for the paying customers in their neighborhood. The video clubs had
Over the past century, the film industry has undergone an evolution of massive proportions. Horror films today are masters of realism, the gore and guts visceral and tangible. Special effects are no longer special, they’re expected. It’s strange to think that 105 years ago, so close to the post-mortem photography
When you talk about witchcraft on screen, you can basically go as far as the beginning of filmmaking to find the first sources. Even before documentaries on the Wicca movement and witches as a popular villain, there was a mute film called Häxan, thanks to danish filmmaker Benjamin Christensen. The
Most people reading this can sympathize in one way or another – that one feature that irks you, that you wish was fixed but hopefully won’t drive you to plastic surgery. Like my lopsided eyes. Well, there are people out there whose feature is so strange and grotesque that it
Stop-motion is a very efficient way to make any movie creepy, mostly due to the fact that you are often dealing with strange old dolls and mannequins. That is exactly the case for the two flicks I’ll show you today (1 & ½ actually) – they are creepy as hell
I have just watched the weirdest movie I have seen all week, called BAD BUTT aka Silent Terror. This bugged out film comes from my favorite country, Japan…Sit and enjoy this freakadelic short film…It should be said that this is NSFW!
In the spirit of my favorite holiday, I thought I’d troll through our film archives to find a selection of movies that might spice up your evening. Some of these are ridiculous, others are disturbing, but they are all unique from the normal Halloween horror films. Whether it’s background images
I’m not going to even say too much, other than here is a cult classic movie for weirdos! CVLT Nation now showing Holy Mountain (La Montaña Sagrada) below…Get your freak out ON!
One of the most insidious aspects that made Nazi death camps so “effective” when it came to genocide and mass slaughter was the calculated and regulated structure of the extermination process. Resembling a factory floor-style production assembly line, it is perhaps the clinical efficiency and disturbingly unique order in which
Sombre – Philippe Grandrieux I direct music videos, and I’ve been lucky enough to have three of them premiered here on CVLT NATION – The Gathering for Young and In The Way, Fall With Me for Liar in Wait and Meredith for Empires of Light. I’m really interested in how
It’s no secret that the world is a scary and dark place. The seemingly endless wars, pollution, societal decay, famine, disease, poverty…it’s enough to make some people just want to stay indoors. To protect themselves and their loved ones from such horrors. Although not specifically addressed in Rolf de Heer’s