The 13th Floor


Synapse-Films Announces Pre-Orders For Limited Edition POPCORN Steelbook!

It’s been a long time coming, but Synapse-Films has announced pre-orders for their highly anticipated Blu-Ray release of the 1991 cult classic POPCORN! The set comes in a limited edition steelbook, loaded to the brim with special features, including a documentary (co-edited by yours truly!) which will street date on March 7th. Full details below, […]


They Bite! Remembering CRITTERS 30 Years Later

When it comes to the “tiny-terror” subgenre of horror movies that rose to prominence in the 1980s, some would think first of Joe Dante’s 1984 hit GREMLINS. But for others, the mini-monster movie franchise that springs to mind will forever be CRITTERS, starring those tiny, razor-toothed, bouncing space porcupines with an attitude as voracious as their […]

Real Life Scares is Teaming up with Texas Frightmare Weekend! is thrilled to announce that we are teaming up with the amazing Texas Frightmare Weekend in Dallas, TX, becoming the official sponsor of the 2017 convention. The 2017 Texas Frightmare Weekend is slated for May 5th -7th, and horror fans will not want to miss it! The yearly event, held at the Dallas Metroplex, […]


I Survived THE HILLS HAVE EYES 1 and 2!

The very early works from “master of horror” Wes Craven are an interesting look into the auteur’s overall filmography. You can spot traces of so many of his horror trademark tricks, although they’re not all fully formed yet. I always considered Craven the most intellectual of his brethren, as often times whether his movies worked […]