The 13th Floor

Music 

Dance With The Dead Remixes Metallica’s “Master Of Puppets!”

It’s Friday, which means it’s time to groove right into the weekend with a rockin’ remix! Lately, I’ve been enjoying the hell out of the stuff by Dance With The Dead. We’ve already shared their killer remixes of John Carpenter’s ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 main theme. And then, last week, we listened to their reworking […]

Films 

Remembering CREEPSHOW 2 — Thirty Years Later!

Three decades ago this month, CREEPSHOW 2 opened on just 867 screens. Despite this measured rollout, the film immediately drew genre fanatics to local cinemas: CREEPSHOW 2 surprised at the box office, debuting at number two behind Universal’s Michael J. Fox vehicle THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS, which opened on 466 additional screens — 1,333 to […]

Films 

Was 1987 the Best Year in Horror Movie History?

Pinpointing the greatest year for genre releases isn’t easy. In fact, if we were to really explore the topic, we’d be combing through decade upon decade and thousands of films, and you’d end up attempting to read a 30,000-word article on your lunch break. That’s not going to happen. What has happened, however, is that […]

Films 

How Does One Build The “Perfect” Horror Anthology? One Segment At A Time!

Horror anthologies. Everyone loves ’em. And what’s fun about them is debating, after the fact, about which segments were the strongest, scariest, most fun, etc. It’s also easily the most subjective sub-genre within horror. You and your friends can all sit in and watch the same anthology, and yet each of you will more than […]

Films 

This Week On SHOCK WAVES, We’re Building The “Perfect” Horror Anthology!

This week on Shock Waves, join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry, and special guest co-host Darin Scott as they delve into horror anthologies! But first, a discussion on the KING KONG franchise, spurred by the latest film KONG: SKULL ISLAND, and then the latest horrors! Ryan revisited the ’89 Robert […]

Toys 

These Mind-Blowing Custom Horror Toys Are Eerily Realistic

Earlier this year here on Blumhouse, we shined the spotlight on a master toy customizer who goes by the name One’s Customs, highlighting his line of “Original Concepts” action figures. The basic idea was that he wanted to redesign his favorite horror icons in his own unique style, and One’s visions of Jason, Michael Myers […]

Films 

R.I.P. Actor George Kennedy (1925-2016)

In another of many painful losses to the genre community and the history of cinema at large, we’ve learned that George Kennedy, Oscar-winning character actor and veteran of the big and small screen, passed away yesterday at the age of 91. His passing was disclosed to the public by his grandson Cory Schenkel, via Facebook. […]

Films 

From Splatter To Star: 5 Of Tom Savini’s Best Performances

Tom Savini is so, so many things. Sure, he’s the Godfather of Gore, the gutsy effects master that redefined splatter and severed limbs for an entire generation of filmgoers with his work in DAWN OF THE DEAD, FRIDAY THE 13TH, and MANIAC. And yes, he’s also an expert stuntman and director who, with his own […]

Films 

Gift Your Friends With The Amazing Art Of IBTrav aka TRAVIS FALLIGANT!

If you’re a horror fan, or just a fan of darned good art, then you should all be familiar with Travis Falligant and his IBTrav Illustrations. We first got word of him about a year ago when his series of SCOOBY DOO LOST MYSTERIES pieces went viral on the web! Scooby and his gang going […]