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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Cults In SOCIETY And THE SACRAMENT

Approaching the cult as a devouring entity.


14 Films That Explore The Horrors Of Retail

Breaking down retail horrors from malls to grocery stores, a fashion house, and other spaces of commerce.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Vagina Dentata in JAWS & TEETH

Stay out if you don’t want to get bit.

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On NOPE, Impossibility, And The Sublime

How Jordan Peele’s third feature makes the impossible possible.


Celebrating 50 Years Of BLACULA

What we owe to William Crain, William Marshall, and the silver screen's first Black vampire.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Cats In THE BLACK CAT And CAT PEOPLE

“In her hats are many bats, for spending all her dough on cats.”


Be(ware) The Swallowing: Goo Is Gonna Get You In The Blob And The Stuff

The sticky history of slime horror.


Be(ware) The Swallowing: Hungry Homes In THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE And HOUSE

Not all homes are haunted — some are hungry.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Body Snatchers in SPELL, GET OUT, & HAIR WOLF

Diving into the realm of the interior with a consumption of the Self occurring at the psychic level.


MASTER Is About More Than White Terror: An Interview With Mariama Diallo

Injecting the Black gaze into the cinematic medium.


NANNY And Malleable Horror: A Conversation With Sundance Grand Jury Winner Nikyatu Jusu

Incorporating African folklore for a celebration of the beauty and brilliance of the African diaspora.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Werewolves In THE BEAST MUST DIE And GINGER SNAPS

The shift in the pathology of werewolf transformation (and appetite) through the ages.


MASTER Gives New Meaning To Dark Academia

Mariama Diallo's Sundance debut feature.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: Devouring Children And Fear Of The Future

Ravenous children in IT’S ALIVE, GOOD MANNERS, and BRIDE BEFORE YOU.

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Be(ware) The Swallowing: BLOOD QUANTUM

Acts of heroism are simultaneously always acts of monstrosity.