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Films 

BEYOND THE GATES Director Jackson Stewart’s Horror Recommendations!

Earlier this week, we welcomed BEYOND THE GATES director and co-writer Jackson Stewart onto the Shock Waves podcast! Having known Jack personally for several years, I knew the conversation would eventually turn to obscure horror gems. After all, the entire Shock Waves gang hold Stewart responsible for turning us onto the Thanksgiving “slasher” cult classic BLOOD RAGE! […]

Films 

Exploring The Underappreciated A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 5: THE DREAM CHILD

After having rewatched all of the NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET movies back to back with an audience recently, it’s suddenly clear to me that A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET PART 5: THE DREAM CHILD is a very unappreciated entry in the series. A self-admittedly rushed production, New Line Cinema was keen on continuing the franchise […]

Films Scary Fun 

Can We Please Stop Complaining About All the Horror Remakes?

It happens every single time. The press will get wind that someone might be thinking about remaking a horror movie. Within minutes, legions of enraged fans hop online to rant and bitch about how the source material is sacred and must never be touched. Every. Single. Time. The hard cold fact is that we will […]

Toys 

The 10 Coolest Horror Collectibles Black Friday Gift Guide

Welcome to the most insane shopping day of the year! Whether you’ve been in line for cheap TVs for three days or prowling the interwebs, today’s all about buying things! With that in mind, here’s a look at 10 of the coolest horror collectibles ready for you to buy or pre-order right now. Whether you’re […]

Films 

Welcome To Helloween! New Short Film Shows THE RISE OF THE BOOGEYMEN!

What is it about monster mashes that get us horror fans all riled up? Over the years, it’s become my favorite sub-genre of horror. Everything from ABBOTT & COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN to HOUSE OF FRANKENSTEIN to WAXWORK and THE MONSTER SQUAD. There’s something about seeing multiple monsters share screen time together that’s exciting! And while […]

Films Music 

Groove To Some Spooky Tunes In This Special Halloween SHOCK WAVES “All Treats, No Tricks” Episode!

Happy Halloween, fellow fiends! And boy, do we have a treat for you! Not only did we unleash episode 23 of the Blumhouse.com produced horror talk show podcast Shock Waves on Friday with very special guest Leigh Whannell, but now we’ve got a bonus music themed episode for you today as well! Celebrate Halloween with […]

Films Scary Fun 

YEAR OF FEAR 2017: Your Favorite Horror Icons Just Got a Whole Lot Sexier in Ama Lea’s New Calendar!

Looking to take the edge off your crippling existential terror while also keeping track of the passage of time?  Well, look no further, because Ama Lea’s YEAR OF FEAR 2017 calendar has got you covered! LA-based director/photographer Ama Lea has shot her fair share of genre greats including Wes Craven, Stuart Gordon, Kane Hodder, and the Soska Twins (to name a few), as […]

TV 

Revisiting FREDDY’S NIGHTMARES: A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET THE SERIES!

If you ask me who my favorite horror villain is, my answer will always be Freddy Krueger. Freddy was the first to scare the shit out of me as a kid and I’ve gone back to him time and time again. I’ve watched every sequel at least 5 times, own both the book and the […]

Films Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Exclusive Horror’s Hallowed Grounds Clip: Check Out the Filming Locations of A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET

Blumhouse.com is thrilled to host this exclusive video from the awesome show Horror’s Hallowed Grounds. Synopsis: Horror’s Hallowed Grounds is a retrospective on classic horror filming locations. In each episode, host Sean Clark spotlights one particular film and retraces the steps of the filmmakers by visiting the original filming locations sometimes decades later. Episodes have […]

Films 

Jordan Peele Talks His Love Of Horror On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo (that’s me!), Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they gather ’round the table to talk all the latest horrors on this week’s Shock Waves podcast! In celebration of Dario Argento’s birthday, the group throw out their favorite Argento films. Both Rob & Elric saw & discuss Rob Zombie’s […]

Films 

That Time When Freddy Krueger Was On Japanese TV!

Bless the Internet. My friend Michael Gilmore regularly forwards me some of the weirdest and most bizarre things he can find, usually from just casually combing the vaults of You Tube. But here’s one that even stumped him and demanded an explanation. He sent me the following video, which appears to have Freddy Krueger participating […]

Films Scary Fun 

Are Freddy Krueger and Slender Man the Same Person?

The boogeyman exists, and it exists for just one purpose: to scare the bejeezus out of you. That’s why I spent a significant portion of my childhood cowering under my bedsheets, hoping that Freddy Krueger wouldn’t kill me in my sleep. Because say what you will about the disfigured child murderer who became an all-powerful […]