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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 […]

Films Scary Fun 

5 Memorable VHS Tape Marketing Gimmicks

Clever marketing gimmicks have always been part of the horror movie industry. Be it William Castle “tingling” audiences or filmmakers passing out barf bags and warning that you could faint from fright, showmanship in many regards is just as important as the movie, if not more so. This was just as true during the 80s […]

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 Scary Fun 

10 Terrific, Lesser-Known Horror Movies Now Available on HULU

Somehow I always forget that HULU has movies. I guess amidst all the latest TV shows and my ongoing excitement with the ability to watch SOUTH PARK or FAMILY GUY episodes any time I want, HULU’s feature films get overlooked. But their movie list deserves a glance! They have beefed up their movie selection across […]

Films 

THE BRAIN THAT WOULDN’T DIE Is Back & Better Than Ever!

It’s hard to shake that image of Jan Compton (Virginia Leith) aka Jan The Pan with her severed head in a little medical plate filled with blood, and headphones and wires protruding from what’s left of her. I’ve always been familiar with this visage from THE BRAIN THAT WOULDN’T DIE, but like a lot of horror/sci-fi […]

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 […]