I love the adrenaline-fueled rush of a good scare… provided it comes via screen. Unfortunately, most American horror movies and TV shows indulge more in torture and gore than actual chills and thrills. Or they resort to “Boo!” tactics — loud noises and things jumping out of the dark — which make me jump but not break into goosebumps. They’re just not fundamentally scary. That’s why I found myself mostly immune to the series “American Horror” (torture porn meets the CW) and even last year’s acclaimed ghost flick, “The Conjuring.”Read More