Mary Beth McAndrews

Mary Beth McAndrews is a film writer, with a love for horror, based in Washington, DC. She has written for outlets such as, Paste Magazine, and Film School Rejects. She is also the co-host of the Scarred For Life podcast and Watched Once, Never Again.


‘Hagazussa’ Melds Heathens and Rape-Revenge

June 25th, 2021 • Mary Beth McAndrews

Film critic Mary Beth McAndrews explores the rape-revenge undertones of Lukas Feigelfeld’s ‘Hagazussa: A Heathen’s Curse.’

Crone Wood Black Lodge Films

Changing Horror’s Sexual Paradigm in ‘Crone Wood’

March 25th, 2021 • Mary Beth McAndrews

Mark Sheridan’s ‘Crone Wood’ adds a crucial perspective on sexual violence against men to found footage horror.

Abaddon Hotel Hell House LLC

How ‘Hell House LLC’ Gives Life to the Abaddon Hotel

February 22nd, 2021 • Mary Beth McAndrews

In found footage horror films, homes and hotels are often seen as places that must…

Revenge Matilda Lutz

The Evolution of Male Nudity in Rape Revenge Films

October 5th, 2020 • Mary Beth McAndrews

The rape-revenge genre is known for its sexual violence and exploitation of the female body.…

Webcast Paul McGhie

‘Webcast’: A Movie Marriage of Found Footage and Folk Horror

September 28th, 2020 • Mary Beth McAndrews

Cults, rituals, and paganism are well-known in the world of horror, especially in the folk…