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Films Real Life Scares 

Five Horror Movie Diseases You Wouldn’t Want to Catch

I’m a bit of a hypochondriac, so when a character in a movie or TV show just gets a cold or a touch of the flu, that freaks me out a little bit. But I watch horror movies almost exclusively, so you can imagine my despair when there’s a medical element to any film I’m […]

Films 

NSFW: Watch Cerina Vincent In This Creepy Halloween Horror Short SKYPEMARE!

‘Tis the season, and as Sheriff Brackett says to Laurie Strode in the original HALLOWEEN, “we’re all entitled to one good scare!” So how about a fun horror short to get you in the mood? Written & Directed by John Fitzpatrick and starring Cerina Vincent (CABIN FEVER, TALES OF HALLOWEEN) and Annika Marks, below you’ll […]

Scary Fun 

QUIZ: Which of These Horror Classics Has Been Remade?

Despite an increasing exhaustion with the trend, the continuous remaking of well-known films (usually the ones  that were seminal to Gen-Xers) persists. Many, many studios, resting comfortably on a bed of brand-name recognition, have forced us to re-watch, re-analyze, and reconsider just about anything even vaguely recognizable to a mass audience. It’s easy to see […]

Real Life Scares 

The Horrifying True Story Behind the Campfire Tale in CABIN FEVER

In Eli Roth’s CABIN FEVER there is a memorable campfire scene where the protagonist, Paul (played by Rider Strong), tells his friends about a gruesome murder at a bowling alley. The friends listen in horror as Paul describes how a disgruntled employee showed up at a place called Lenny Meade’s Brighton Bowl, tied up the […]

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SAW Exec Producer Peter Block Resurrecting A New PUMPKINHEAD!

Clark Collis over at Entertainment Weekly broke the scoop that Peter Block, the exec producer on the entire SAW franchise, including the upcoming SAW: LEGACY helmed by the Spierig brothers, is plotting to resurrect PUMPKINHEAD for a 2017 release! Block has acquired the rights to the franchise and is looking for the right director to […]

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L.A.’s Screamfest is Returning This October — Here’s a First Look!

It’s the biggest annual horror film festival in the US, it’s been the proving ground for dozens of up-and-coming genre filmmakers, and it’s officially returning for its 16th year just in time for Halloween 2016. Fest promoters have just announced the dates for Screamfest 2016, which will run from October 18-27 at Hollywood’s TCL Chinese […]

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Franchises Reborn & Franchises Rekilled in This Week’s Horror News Rundown

A new year is upon us and with it comes brand new promises and a few shattered dreams. This week on Blumhouse’s Horror News Rundown, we’re taking a look at some exciting previews of upcoming horror films, the cancellation of a potentially great franchise, the resurrection of a horror classic and a whole lot more. […]

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We Talk “Cannibal” Films With GREEN INFERNO Director Eli Roth!

Blumhouse.com: The “Cannibal” sub-genre is such a unique thing, not only for horror, but for Italian cinema in general. I have a very distinct memory of catching a midnight screening of CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST, and all I can say is I was forever changed after seeing that film. What was the first of the Italian “cannibal” […]