NICHOLAS RUSSELL

is a writer from Las Vegas. His writing has appeared in The Believer, Reverse Shot, Bright Wall/Dark Room, Vulture, and Film Comment, among other publications. He is a columnist at Gawker.

David Gordon Green continues his assault on beloved horror franchises with a new Exorcist that only heightens the glory of Friedkin’s original.

October 13, 2023

A deep dive into the world of James Wan and Leigh Whannell’s Insidious, one of the more complex, mystically minded horror franchises, which 13 years in closes on an unexpected high note.

February 1, 2022 (updated July 11, 2023)

An intriguing slice of Gothic psychological horror, She Will follows Veronica Ghent, an aging, high-maintenance, pill-popping ex–movie star recovering from a double mastectomy.

BY MICHAEL KORESKY  |  June 13, 2022

Katie Small

is a writer, photographer, videographer, and cinephile living in Portland, Oregon.