The 13th Floor

Films 

Revisiting the NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET COLLECTION: LABYRINTH Bonus Disc

You can’t imagine the excitement for the NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET COLLECTION boxed DVD set… unless, of course, you were there when it finally arrived in September of 1999. Having watched the movies over and over again on VHS and Laserdisc, it was high time for the series to enter the new digital age. Lo […]

Films 

5 Actors We’d Like to See Play Freddy Krueger

Successfully replacing Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger is likely an impossibility. Jackie Earle Haley did a marvelously frightening job as the scarred slayer of children in Samuel Bayer’s 2010 remake. The problem was the movie was a mess, and the beats consistently missed with one act bleeding into another. It was a wreck, but it […]

Films 

FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY’S Creator Teases Movie Version… With Blumhouse Productions?

Sometimes, even we here on the website side of things are caught off guard by what’s going on with the Blumhouse Productions side. But this was too good a tease not to share with all of you. Have you heard of FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDY’S? We featured it among the 10 scariest video games ever […]

Toys 

The 12 Coolest Horror Collectibles At Toy Fair

This past week, just about every toy company in the continental United States converged on New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center for Toy Fair. While the long-running event offers buyers and press the opportunity to see upcoming products, the best part of the event is showing off the cool action figures, statues and other […]

Films 

Robert Englund Returns One Last Time As Freddy For Documentary NIGHTMARES IN THE MAKEUP CHAIR

It’s been a long, long time since we’ve seen a cinematic outing with everyone’s favorite night-stalking boogeyman, Freddy Krueger. And it’s been 14 years since Robert Englund, who originated the role, donned the infamous glove in FREDDY VS JASON. We were all hoping Englund would give us one more Freddy movie, one way or another. […]

Films Scary Fun 

List Video: 5 Most Unsettling Death Scenes from A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET

Freddy Krueger is one of the most iconic villains in horror movie history. He became legendary not just for stalking teenagers in their dreams, but for his gruesome, often humorous ironic murder stylings. Here are our 5 most unsettling Freddy Krueger death scenes in a snazzy video. Welcome to prime time, bitch!

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 

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 

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 

Hollywood’s HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS Bringing Together The Big Bad 4!

Well, things just got interesting for those of you that love hitting up Universal Studios HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS every year. For our friends in the California area, via their official Facebook page, HHN’s have just teased that the big bad four – Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers and Leatherface are all coming to the […]

Films Scary Fun 

Listen to Every Freddy Krueger Hotline Story!

Now this is just a wonderful relic from the past that can finally be shared in its entirety! I grew up a total Freddy Krueger fanatic, as I’m sure a lot of you out there did. The NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET series was my jam. And when you look back, it’s amazing just how far […]

Films 

How To Dream Like WES CRAVEN

Wes Craven expanded the consciousness of the horror genre by literally following his dreams.  Some of the most memorable details in his films reportedly came to the filmmaker in his sleep—including the Beauty and the Beast motif in THE HILLS HAVE EYES, the snake-in-the-bathtub scene in DEADLY BLESSING  (later re-imagined in A NIGHTMARE ON ELM […]

Films 

Revisiting The UNCUT Version Of A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 5: THE DREAM CHILD

I have a confession to make. A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 5: THE DREAM CHILD made me cry. And not for the reasons you might think. By the time the 4th sequel in the NIGHTMARE franchise was about to shoot, I was already a full blown Freddy fanatic. Whereas I got to see the first […]