This time around there’s a lot of surrealism.
There’s also classic slasher horror, such as an instalment from the Friday the 13th franchise, and new horror, like the 2018 horror anthology The Field Guide to Evil.
You’ll also find Stanley Kubrick again— he’s always sneaking around, isn’t he?
There’s clown horror, witchy horror, and downright queasy weird horror, too.
Some of you will even find a bit of obscurity.

Edition #18’s here. Who needs any more rambling?
Take a look at these gruesome, awesome, and visually compelling cinematic parallels. And, as always, look out for the next edition— there’s so much more to come! You can find the previous edition here.


Father Son Holy Gore: Friday the 13th Part 2-The Field Guide to Evil SIDExSIDE

Jason’s bag mask

Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Directed by Steve Miner
Cinematography by Peter Stein

v.

A deformed man with a bag over his head

The Field Guide to Evil (2018)
“Palace of Horrors”
Directed by Ashim Ahluwalia
Cinematography by Avijit Mukul Kishore

Father Son Holy Gore: Full Metal Jacket-Clown SIDExSIDE

A soldier commits suicide

Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Directed by Stanley Kubrick
Cinematography by Douglas Milsome

v.

A clown tries to kill himself

Clown (2014)
Directed by Jon Watts
Cinematography by Matthew Santo

Father Son Holy Gore: Hagazussa-Possession SIDExSIDE

A woman has a miscarriage

Possession (1981)
Directed by Andrzej Zulawski
Cinematography by Bruno Nuytten

v.

A woman deteriorates after succumbing to cannibalism

Hagazussa (2018)
Directed by Lukas Feigelfeld
Cinematography by Mariel Baqueiro

Father Son Holy Gore: Panna a netvor-The Neverending Story II SIDExSIDE

The Beast as a bird-like creature

Beauty and the Beast a.k.a Panna A Netvor (1978)
Directed by Juraj Herz
Cinematography by Jirí Macháne

v.

Nimbly, the devious bird

The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter (1990)
Directed by George Miller
Cinematography by David Connell

Father Son Holy Gore: Shoes-TheRing SIDExSIDE

A woman sees her reflection in a mirror

Shoes (1916)
Directed by Lois Weber
Cinematography by King D. Gray, Stephen S. Norton, & Allen G. Siegler

v.

A woman looks away from her mirror reflection

The Ring (2002)
Directed by Gore Verbinski
Cinematography by Bojan Bazelli

Father Son Holy Gore: Superstition-SleepawayCampII SIDExSIDE

A head in a microwave

Superstition (1982)
Directed by James W. Roberson
Cinematography by Leon Blank +
(uncredited) Enzo Giobbe & Lee Madden

v.

A head in a television set

Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988)
Directed by Michael A. Simpson
Cinematography by Bill Mills

Father Son Holy Gore: The Poughkeepsie Tapes-The Houses October Built SIDExSIDE

A kidnapped woman in a mask

The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Directed by John Erick Dowdle
Cinematography by Shawn Dufraine

v.

A creepy girl in a Halloween mask

The Houses October Built (2014)
Directed by Bobby Roe
Cinematography by Andrew Strahorn

Father Son Holy Gore: Un Chien Andalou-Butterfly Kisses SIDExSIDE

An eye held open about to be cut

Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Directed by Luis Buñuel
Cinematography by Albert Duverger
& (uncredited) Jimmy Berliet

v.

A girl holds her eye open

Butterfly Kisses (2018)
Directed by Erik Kristopher Myers
Cinematography by Kenny Johnson

Father Son Holy Gore: Un Chien Andalou-The Twilight Zone-The Matrix SIDExSIDE

No mouths

Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Directed by Luis Buñuel
Cinematography by Albert Duverger
& (uncredited) Jimmy Berliet

v.

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
“It’s a Good Life”
Directed by Joe Dante
Cinematography by Stevan Larner

v.

The Matrix (1999)
Directed by Lana & Lilly Wachowski
Cinematography by Bill Pope

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