Of all the genres and sub-genres in cinema, there's one heart warming reason why horror films stand out from the pack. Unlike your westerns, rom-coms, war films, period dramas and the rest, the spirit of independent filmmaking runs much deeper through the scary movie than any other type of film. It’s an often overlooked component, critics lazily lambasting another gore soaked film for selling its morals up the river, bypassing the fact that the film itself was cobbled together by a now penniless bloke with nothing but enthusiasm and a love of film in his toolbox.
No other movie genre invokes this sort of warmth from its fans, warmth that inspires a pioneering spirit strong enough to drive some folks close to ruin just for the chance of adding their own independently created offering to horror cinema history. What's even more exciting is the fact that many of these super f
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