Ghastly Grinning has one goal: make horror fans happy. The writing crew is one that focuses on the positive and academic aspects of the horror genre while also exploring and analyzing films with a focal point on being productive rather than reductive. Determined to be the number one spot for horror news, reviews and thought provoking editorials, Ghastly Grinning is your new one stop shop for all things scary.

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A Brief History

Ghastly Grinning is brought to horror fans by horror fans. A small, tight knit community that found each other online through the Shock Waves Horror Movie Club Facebook page, a core team became determined to bring horror news, reviews, and opinions online in an informative and positive format. 

An eternal thanks to:


Ryan Turek

Rob Galluzzo

Rebekah McKendry

Elric Kane

Brennan Klein

The Masters of Horror