Resurrection Is the Theme for Shudder’s ‘Creepshow’ Episode 5

The Creep From Creepshow

Of all horror tropes, none is as defining or fits as snugly into the Creepshow mold as the resurrection of the dead. The 1982 film opened with the “Father’s Day” segment, after all. It also included another revenge of the… Continue Reading

‘Creepshow’ Episode 4 is the Most ‘Creepshow’ Episode So Far

The Creep in 'Creepshow' Episode 4

If you’re writing a horror short, there are four basic motivational elements that you can always count on to humanize the experience and allow the audience to empathize with the characters. Whether film or literature, these elements in alphabetical order… Continue Reading

Three Episodes In, ‘Creepshow’ Remains Strong

The Creep has some fresh treats in store for Episode 3 of 'Creepshow'

Following captivating hooks at the beginning and anticipating exciting conclusions, television shows suffer a common problem by the time they reach the half-way mark: the mid-point lag. This slow-down is typically the point in storytelling where a strong start that… Continue Reading