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Revisiting The Double Bill Spectacle That Is GRINDHOUSE!

When you stop to think about it, Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino’s 2007 GRINDHOUSE double feature was one of the most ambitious and radical ideas intended for the general theatergoing audience. After all, if you live anywhere near a good revival house, it’s not uncommon to catch pairings of two similarly-themed movies, share in the […]

Films TV 

THE WALKING DEAD, AMERICAN HORROR STORY and a Whole Lot of Clowns – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The biggest horror TV shows in the world might be joined by the weirdest horror TV show in history, but we’re getting ahead of ourselves. This week on the Horror News Rundown we’re looking at hit shows, exciting upcoming blockbusters, clowns… and klowns? Read on, if you dare… AMERICAN HORROR STORY: You Know, For Kids! […]

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Eli Roth’s CLOWN Coming To VOD and Theaters in June!

After some date shuffling, it has finally been announced that CLOWN, produced by Eli Roth and directed by Jon Watts (COP CAR, the upcoming SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING), will be making its way to theaters on June 17th as well as VOD. CLOWN is based on a fan-created trailer that went viral several years ago, catching Eli […]

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THE GREEN INFERNO and Anti-Slacktivism

Eli Roth seems to be the only one who carries the torch when it comes to extreme gore in the movies anymore. So many modern horror films – found footage or otherwise – tend to be ghost stories that are rated PG-13, and the modern milieu is one of fighting off home invaders. And while […]

Films 

Gift Guide: December 2015 Horror Blu-Ray Check List!

Here’s the thing. I don’t know about you guys, but I’m a Blu-Ray fanatic. And there has never been a better time to track down and obtain some of our favorite horror and cult gems as there is now. So many terrific companies like Scream Factory, Severin Films, Synapse, Code Red, etc. are offering some […]

Films 

5 Thanksgiving-Based Horror Films to Watch This Holiday Weekend

Thanksgiving is a highly under-served holiday in the horror genre. There are countless movies centered on Christmas, New Years, Valentine’s Day, birthdays, April Fools Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day… but very few set around Thanksgiving. It seems like a holiday ripe for terror: families spending time together and eating until they are sick. We’ve dug […]

Films Scary Fun 

Five Reasons Eli Roth Needs to Make THANKSGIVING

[Warning: NSFW content ahead!] Even horror fans who felt the Robert Rodriguez/Quentin Tarantino double feature GRINDHOUSE was a hit-and-miss exercise, there was almost universal praise for the mock trailers interspersed between the features PLANET TERROR and DEATH PROOF — all lovingly detailed, hilarious homages to low-budget exploitation oddities from famed directors like Edgar Wright (DON’T! ) […]

Films Scary Fun 

Unlock a Bloody Hidden Clip From Eli Roth’s Interactive Slasher CHAINSAW!

Billed as an “interactive digital story,” CHAINSAW is coming soon to the recently-launched digital network CryptTV. Co-founders Eli Roth and Jack Davis, in a partnership with Blumhouse Productions and Culprit Creative, want to give you a terrifying preview… and invite you to take part in controlling the story’s outcome. The project involves an ominous, hulking maniac […]

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Trailer To New Showtime Doc That Asks WHY HORROR?

We love a good documentary. And if it’s on horror, then we’re immediately on board. Showtime has just debuted the trailer to an upcoming original documentary that asks the question WHY HORROR? Helmed by horror fanatic/enthusiast Tal Zimerman, the filmmaker travels around the world to get a better understanding of why horror is more popular […]

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We Have A “CANNIBAL” Music Chat With Sebastiaan Putseys of One Way Static Records!

One of the biggest advantages of the recent horror soundtrack vinyl revival is that long sought after scores are finally becoming available for the first time, much to the satisfaction of many savvy genre fans. A perfect example would be the soundtracks to two of the most notorious movies of all time CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST and CANNIBAL […]

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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” […]

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We Discuss CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST/FEROX With Grindhouse Releasings Bob Murawski!

As horror fans, we’re always on the quest to find something new, something unique, something different. We want to test our limits and see if there’s anything out there that’s even too much for us. Can we still be scared or grossed out after we’ve seen everything? At some point, you stumble upon the Italian […]

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The New Trailer To Eli Roth’s KNOCK KNOCK Is A Tease!

While you may be eagerly anticipating getting a taste of Eli Roth’s next gory main course with THE GREEN INFERNO this upcoming Friday, why not whet your appetite with the next new film he has in store for us? The new 60 second teaser for KNOCK KNOCK, starring Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo and Ana de […]