‘He was in a dark place’: Friends of SA pilot who killed himself in Botswana crash speak out

2019-04-05 15:51

It’s late afternoon and the sun has just sunk below the horizon as a group of friends chat around a braai at the clubhouse overlooking the airfield in Botswana.

13 scary movies to watch on Friday the 13th

2018-04-13 14:00

Stream these chilling flicks on the “unluckiest” day of the year. They’re all lying in wait for you on internet TV.

13th South African HorrorFest kicks off with Darrell Roodt film

2017-10-23 15:07

South Africa's ultimate 10-day Halloween festival opens with Darrell Roodt's new local film Siembamba.

Save the date! IT back in cinemas in 2019

2017-09-26 11:02

New Line Cinema and Warner Bros announced the official release date for the IT sequel.

The creepy toys making a killing at the box office

2017-06-23 14:10

Take away a vampire's teeth and he's just a goth that can't handle garlic. Wait for some decent cloud cover and your average werewolf is about as scary as Lassie.

WATCH: This could be the scariest movie of the year!

2016-02-03 18:00

Newcomer Robert Eggers' The Witch is set to be one of the scariest movies of the year.

We round up some of the scariest ladies in film in honour of the scariest month of the year.

We round up some of the scariest ladies in film in honour of the scariest month of the year.

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Evil Dead

2013-08-15 15:36

This remake of the 1981 cult horror classic goes straight for the jugular - as well as several other parts of the anatomy.

Texas Chainsaw 3D

2013-05-30 15:05

Tired, crass and indescribably boring, the latest Texas Chainsaw Massacre reboot is everything that's wrong with modern, American horror cinema.

The Cabin in the Woods

2012-07-31 08:51

Joss Whedon gets horrific in a pre-The Avengers thriller that pits a group of friends against things that go bump in the night. Smarter than your average horror film.


The trailer for the remake of Pet Sematary is here and it's scary AF!

2018-10-11 11:04

Stephen King’s terrifying horror Pet Sematary has been given a second life.

5 scary shorts to celebrate the return of the horror genre

2017-12-08 10:30

The New York Times Magazine celebrates the return of the horror genre with 10 short films starring the year's top actors..

'She has teeth in her what?!' - 7 scary movies that are actually funny

2017-10-20 17:00

Some horror films just aren’t meant to be taken seriously.

'My son's death saved 6 other people'

2017-09-15 16:10

I was totally lost and had a nervous breakdown until I realised how many lives he had saved.

Did Get Out intensify my reluctance to date outside of my race?

2017-04-26 15:06

When dating outside of your race is more political than romantic, is being othered still worth it?

New Halloween film dropped for 2016

2016-01-05 20:00

The highly-anticipated new Halloween movie has been cancelled after Dimension Films lost the rights to the horror franchise.

The Conjuring

2013-09-20 12:28

The Conjuring is easily the best horror of the year, if not the decade.

Watch: Very scary Evil Dead Red Band trailer

In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, five 20-something friends become holed up in a remote cabin. When they discover a Book of the Dead, they unwittingly summon up dormant demons living in the nearby woods, which possess the youngsters in succession until only one is left intact to fight for survival. Starring Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci. In cinemas 16 August.

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2013-01-17 15:33

A deliciously suspenseful and unnerving tale that recalls more traditional horror movie traits.

The Devil Inside

2012-02-17 16:11

No soul is safe.

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