It was only a couple of years ago that the horror genre seemed newly resurgent, like an undead killer digging himself out of the grave. "Fresh-faced" directors such as Eli Roth, Rob Zombie, Darren Lynn Bousman and James Wan—many of whom were dubbed "The Splat Pack"—seemed poised to bring their new takes on terror to the masses in a big way. They succeeded briefly. But even as some of the movies continued to innovate this year—the campy, retro... More >>>
Sure, this scene from Saw IV or Hostel Part II—we can't tell the difference—is gross, but it didn't gross.