The 13th Floor

Films 

We Chat With David J. Stieve About Expanding The BEHIND THE MASK Universe & Directing WAIT FOR IT

One way or another, Leslie Vernon is plotting his return. I mean, its inevitable, right? It’s the rules when it comes to a horror icon in the making. Let’s face it, these days… ya gotta have a sequel! But, it’s been a tough, long hard road for the indie killer to firmly establish his cult […]

Comic Books Films 

The Return Of Leslie Vernon! BEFORE THE MASK Comic Book In The Works!

There was a brief period of time there where it seemed like Anchor Bay could do no wrong, especially for a horror fan. After doing stellar editions of classics such as HALLOWEEN, DAWN OF THE DEAD and THE EVIL DEAD, not to mention putting out uncut versions of Dario Argento, Lucio Fulci and Lamberto Bava […]

Films 

Who Are Our Modern Horror Icons?

One of the most majestic qualities of the horror genre is that it’s the one genre of film that once every couple of generations can introduce “icons” into the pop culture lexicon. Whether you’ve seen the famous Universal Monster movies or not, pretty much everyone the world over instantly recognizes Dracula, The Wolfman, Frankenstein’s Monster, […]

Films 

Who Would Win? HATCHET’s Victor Crowley VS BEHIND THE MASK’s Leslie Vernon!

Two of my favorite indie flicks from the 2000s both came from Anchor Bay Entertainment in 2006. HATCHET from writer/director Adam Green. And BEHIND THE MASK: THE RISE OF LESLIE VERNON from director Scott Glosserman and writer David Stieve. HATCHET told the story of a group of tourists stranded in the swamps of Louisiana after […]

Films 

Second Stab: Five Movies That Deserved Sequels

If there’s one thing the horror genre is not afraid of, it’s sequels. We all have a love / hate relationship with sequels, we argue the merits of them and, in some cases, will claim that a sequel is superior to the original. Is the first FRIDAY THE 13TH anyone’s favorite? I know mine is […]