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28 Horror Movies That Make Us Excited for 2017

The horror genre is alive and well and will probably live forever — so we all have a lot to look forward to next year, and the year after that, and so on, and beyond. But let’s just focus on 2017 for the moment, shall we? After a banner year for scary movies in 2016, […]

Films TV 

SHOCK WAVES Episode 27 Part 2 – Delving Into CHANNEL ZERO: CANDLE COVE

You’ve heard us catch up on all the latest horrors in the first part of Episode 27 of the Blumhouse.com presented horror podcast Shock Waves! Well, now you’re in for another treat! In Part 2 of Shock Waves Episode 27, join your hosts Ryan Turek, Rob Galluzzo, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane as they go […]

Films 

Unseen Horrors: The Story Behind The Unmade LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT PART 2!

There are 3 key points in the directing career of filmmaker Wes Craven that firmly cement him as one of the leading figures in modern horror cinema. It began with his 1972 directorial debut LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT and continued with THE HILLS HAVE EYES which defined that decade of horror with gritty, realistic exploitation […]

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We Should Have Seen It Coming: The Reveal of Pamela Voorhees In FRIDAY THE 13TH

Before everyone’s favorite hockey mask wearing mutant son began terrorizing Camp Crystal Lake, his Mommy Dearest was the original slayer of sinful counselors. The cable knit sweater wearing killer was a mother scorned, hoping to avenge the unnecessary death of her precious son Jason. Pamela Voorhees was dealt a rather difficult hand. Enduring a pregnancy at the […]

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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 […]

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Oz Perkins Talks Horror, TOXIC AVENGER & How He Almost Directed FRIDAY THE 13TH On The New Shock Waves!

This week’s episode of the Shock Waves podcast is a good one! We welcome to the show very special guest Oz Perkins. He’s appeared as an actor in things like DEAD & BREAKFAST, LEGALLY BLONDE and REMOVAL, but more recenly has delved into writing and directing some of the most unique and intriguing horror films […]

Comic Books Films TV 

Profit By Fandom: How Much Is An Autograph Worth To You?

A few weeks back, the Hollywood Reporter ran an article shining a spotlight on just how lucrative the convention circuit has become for celebrities that appear in genre television shows or well-known film franchises. If you’re a die-hard fan reading this site, then no doubt at some point in your life, you’ve probably attended a […]

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 […]

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THE DARK TOWER TV Series, FRIDAY THE 13TH Part 13 and TREMORS 6 – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Out with the new, in with the new. This week, horror fans shook their fist at finicky fate, which has delayed or flat out canceled several exciting upcoming horror films, but which also promised us a series of encouraging new films and shows, including a spin-off of a Stephen King franchise, another sequel to a […]

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Are We Stuck in the ’80s? The Pros and Cons of Horror Nostalgia

As it has been stated by a slew of critics over the course of cinema history, horror is the one genre that will never die. In terms of mainstream cinematic entertainment, other trends fall in and out of fashion, and certain genres rise and fall at the mercy of popular opinion. Horror, however, has always […]

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Gory New Trailer for FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME Features Non-Stop Kills!

In celebration of the upcoming release of FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE VIDEO GAME, developer Gun Media has dropped a new trailer, and it’s all kills. A true celebration of violence, the trailer features three straight minutes of Jason Voorhees brutally stabbing, crushing, impaling, and destroying unlucky camp counselors. You know you want to watch! Legendary […]

Films TV 

Stop Nitpicking: It Doesn’t Help Anyone

If you listen to Shock Waves, or to be more specific, the episode where the gang interviews Fede Alvarez, you may have caught a bit of talk about STRANGER THINGS, and Elric’s thoughts on people complaining about a poster for THE THING showing up in it. To quote Elric… “If that takes you out of […]

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FRIDAY THE 13TH, GHOSTBUSTERS, RESIDENT EVIL and THE CROW – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Horror fans have a lot to celebrate this week… and also a lot of disappointments. Big new movies are coming, exciting possible projects got canceled, and some new trailers are here to blow your mind or at least keep you busy for a few, joyous minutes. Let’s not waste any more time. Here’s this week’s […]