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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

Hidden Gem Horror Films To Scare and Delight

Hidden Gem Horror Films To Scare and Delight

WDCB’s Gary Zidek and Daily Herald editor/columnist Sean Stangland list some of their favorite under-the-radar horror films.

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It’s that time of the year, lots of scary movies at the theater, on TV & streaming services. People know all about Freddy, Jason and Michael Myers. WDCB’s Gary Zidek and Daily Herald multi-platform editor and Widescreen columnist Sean Stangland sat down to discuss some of their favorite lesser-known scary movies … in a segment titled HORROR HIDDEN GEMS.

While Sean’s favorite horror film of all-time is POLTERGEIST, his list of hidden gems includes GINGER SNAPS. THE NEON DEMON, & MAY.

 Teen werewolf thriller with an indie edge

Teen werewolf thriller with an indie edge

 Things get weird in Nicolas Winding Refn’s (the guy who made DRIVE) 2016 release

Things get weird in Nicolas Winding Refn’s (the guy who made DRIVE) 2016 release

 A young woman with unresolved issues gets crafty.

A young woman with unresolved issues gets crafty.

Gary’s list of horror hidden gems includes DEADLY FRIEND, MY LITTLE EYE and THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL.

 A lesser known Wes Craven film, DEADLY FRIEND is good for more than just that one GIF,

A lesser known Wes Craven film, DEADLY FRIEND is good for more than just that one GIF,

 Think fast.

Think fast.

 Voyeuristic style adds tension to a decent, if familiar story. Oh, and Bradley Cooper makes an appearance.

Voyeuristic style adds tension to a decent, if familiar story. Oh, and Bradley Cooper makes an appearance.

 Feels like an undiscovered gem from the 80’s, but it was made in 2009. Great direction from Ti West.

Feels like an undiscovered gem from the 80’s, but it was made in 2009. Great direction from Ti West.

If you’re looking for something to watch as Halloween approaches … check out some of Sean and Gary’s picks. An easy way to find out if and where any of these films are streaming is to visit reelgood.com.

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Happy Halloween!

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