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Films 

The Strange Short Film From The Star Of FRANKENHOOKER, SWIRLEE!

With Arrow Video’s recent Blu-Ray release of the cult classic BRAIN DAMAGE, it’s nice to see genre fans talking about the films of Frank Henenlotter again. It is, after all, on a technical level, his best, trippiest film. Personally, for sheer entertainment value, FRANKENHOOKER is my favorite. On one of the group threads I follow […]

Films 

Legendary Director Frank Henenlotter Coming To TEXAS FRIGHTMARE!

Texas Frightmare Weekend is proud to announce that award-winning genre film distributor Arrow Video US has joined forces with the convention as one of their 2017 Presenting Sponsors! This new partnership will bring many incredible opportunities for our attendees including guest announcements, new titles, VIP gift bag goodies and more! First up, Arrow Video US […]

Comic Books Films Real Life Scares 

Jailed For His Comics?! The True Story of Mike Diana Can Now Be Told

They say that fact is stranger than fiction. And regarding the following case, it’s definitely hard to believe just how much trouble a self-published comic book was able to cause for its creator. So much so that authorities were convinced by his gory drawings that he was a serial killer! But first, let’s give some […]

Films 

Synapse Brings Back Belial In High Def For BASKET CASE 2 & 3 On Blu-Ray!

As a die-hard fan of the work of writer/director Frank Henenlotter, this is the news I’d been waiting for! Synapse-Films has announced Blu-Ray releases for both BASKET CASE 2 and BASKET CASE 3! Something Weird Video has already done a stellar Blu-Ray release of the original BASKET CASE, so finally with these sequels forthcoming, we […]

Films 

The Weirdest FRANKENSTEIN-Inspired Triple Feature You Can Have!

As a full-fledged movie fanatic AND horror appreciator, I’m always looking for the perfect combination of movies to pair up together as a double feature. When you meet a fellow horror lover, often times there will be at least one title that you’ve never heard of (or that they’ve never heard of) and that’s usually […]

Films 

The Awesomely Twisted Films of Frank Henenlotter

To know Frank Henenlotter is to love him. If you consider yourself to have a love of horror movies, a slightly twisted sense of humor, and a deep abiding love of all things grindhouse, then Frank Henenlotter is a filmmaker you must become instantly intimate with (and if you read that to be sexual, I’m […]

Films Scary Fun 

The Best Films from the Something Weird Vault

When Mike Vraney (1957 – 2014) founded Something Weird Video in 1990, it quickly grew into the premiere collection of schlock, gore, and sleaze sought voraciously and lasciviously by an entire generation of home video fanatics. Vraney had the courage to dig deep and come up with some of the oddest, sexiest, grossest, and just […]