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Real Life Scares 

Aliens Speaking Through Radio Waves: The History of the Wow! Signal

In one of my previous articles, I discussed underwater sounds which may possible have come from enormous underwater creatures yet to be discovered aka The Bloop.  This time we put our ear to space for what might just be a communication from other worldly creatures in a galaxy far, far away. “The Wow! Signal” was […]

Films 

Danny McBride Talks His Life-Long Love Of The ALIEN Franchise!

Although he’s most well known for his comedic work, Danny McBride is one of us! Earlier this week, he was on the Conan O’Brien show to discuss his upcoming role as Tennessee in ALIEN: COVENANT, and he brought up a humorous story about his first meet director Ridley Scott, and how he convinced his parents to […]

Films Scary Fun 

Test Your Xenomorph IQ With Our ALIEN Movie Quiz!

ALIEN: COVENANT is hitting theaters on May 19th — so like a good little horror fan I’ve been marathoning the ALIEN franchise in anticipation. It’s such a fascinating series, with so many unique visions at the helm, that I couldn’t resist putting together a little round of trivia for you all. Check out the quiz […]

Real Life Scares 

The Unsolved Disappearances of Vermont’s Own “Bermuda Triangle”

The Bermuda Triangle, on the western edge of the Atlantic Ocean, has for centuries had a dubious reputation. Mariners have long reported strange occurrences including malfunctioning compasses, strange lights, weird creatures, and the occasional ghost ships. Since the early days of exploration many ships and even planes have gone missing within the confines of the Triangle. […]

Films 

ALIEN: COVENANT Prologue Reveals The Fate Of Dr. Elizabeth Shaw and David

I’m trying really hard to avoid all spoilers for ALIEN: COVENANT. I really want to try to see the film fresh! But damn it, 20th Century Fox is making it incredibly hard!!! Especially now with this newly released prologue clip, which according to the description reveals the fate of PROMETHEUS characters Dr. Elizabeth Shaw and […]

Films 

Reebok Unveils ALIEN “Stomper” Sneakers For ALIEN Day!

April 26th is now officially known as “ALIEN Day,” and so lots of retailers are taking advantage of our love of all things xenomorph! For example, Mondo has a brand new 4 LP release of Jerry Goldsmith’s original ALIEN score (with restored alternate cues) available for pre-order now! Be warned, this sucker is $75 bucks. […]

Comic Books Films 

10 Alien Comics To Read While Waiting For ALIEN: COVENANT

Without a doubt, ALIEN: COVENANT is one of the most highly anticipated films of the year. It’s got fans of the franchise wondering how it will turn out, especially after Prometheus, but many fans hope that Ridley Scott returns triumphantly to the sci-fi franchise he launched in 1979. Dark Horse has been publishing Aliens comics since […]

Comic Books 

The 10 Must Read Horror Comics of 2017

Three full months have come and gone since the calendar called for a swap, and inside of those three months we’ve seen a few kick ass movies (GET OUT, SPLIT, THE DEVIL’S CANDY and FREAK OUT are among the years’ finest, thus far). That’s enough to keep most of us interested, but it may not […]

Films 

Aliens Are Coming In This Trailer For PHOENIX FORGOTTEN!

I don’t know about you guys, but I’m pretty darned tired of the “found footage” sub-genre. Once in a blue moon, someone will come up with a clever way of re-utilizing it as a storytelling tool, but those examples are few and far between. Might this one be an example of a good, scary found […]

Films 

The Legendary Walter Hill Joins Mick Garris On The Latest POST MORTEM Podcast!

The POST MORTEM podcast on PodcastOne is only on its 4th episode, and yet it’s already among my favorite, must-listen shows. This shouldn’t come as much of a surprise considering it’s hosted by Mick Garris, establish horror writer/director/author, and creator of the “Masters of Horror” TV series. There’s a bevy of incredible archival interviews that […]

Films 

These 3 TV Spots For ALIEN: COVENANT Tease Crazy New Alien Hybrid!

Ready or not, Ridley Scott’s new ALIEN movie is coming! In anticipation of the May 19th release date, a handful of new TV spots for ALIEN: COVENANT have surfaced and begun airing on TV. 3 to be exact, and each one is named after the tagline for the flick: Run. Pray. Hide. It’s always good to […]

Real Life Scares 

The Secret Nazi UFO Base Beneath Antarctica

A few months ago, the internet got itself all worked up over a rumored discovery buried deep within the ice of Antarctica. Conspiracy theories and rumors flew like mad paranoid spitballs all over the inter-webs as people went to town over this peculiar discovery. Today, we revisit this strange tale of the Nazi UFO base under the […]

Films 

Ranking the ALIEN Franchise: Worst to First

Ranking the ALIEN franchise is tough, and it isn’t tough due to mediocrity or an uneven nature to the franchise, it’s tough because every single film in the series has – at the very least – been good. That’s a rarity in this genre. But ALIEN has managed to make it happen, and that makes […]