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Comic Books 

The Best Horror Comics of May 2017!

May was a major month for comic books, and genre comics in particular. Image, Dark Horse and IDW pumped out a number of stellar works, but they weren’t alone in their mission to entertain; a handful of indie publishers also jumped into the mix, and made a case for recognition with some top-notch reads. Here’s […]

Films Scary Fun 

The 10 Best Gateway Horror Films To Bring In New Fans

A lot of people talk about gateway horror movies, the ones that usher the previously uninitiated into the hallowed halls of our beloved genre. These films usually have a few things in common like accessibility, reliability, and not being too intense. In other words, they’re easy to find, easy to understand, and showcase one or more […]

Films 

Sex, Drugs, And Special FX with The Legendary Steve Johnson On SHOCK WAVES!

While Ryan Turek is still at Sundance, join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry as they catch up on all the latest horrors! First up, Rob reports back on SPLIT, Scream Factory’s new release of DREAMSCAPE and the 1985 cult gem THE PARK IS MINE. Bekah caught CLINICAL on Netflix, and also […]

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 Real Life Scares 

Why Women’s Costumes Are The Worst Part About Halloween

For most horror fanatics, Halloween is the most exciting part of our entire year. Halloween is a time of tricks, treats, and dressing up as whoever or whatever we please.  The weird thing is that for women, we are forced to be whatever or whoever we please within a very specific constraint—sexy. Now, let it be […]

Films TV 

STRANGER THINGS, TREMORS and GHOSTBUSTERS: ANSWER THE CALL – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The future is going to be a pretty scary place. That’s why we have the weekly Horror News Rundown, where we give you all the most important news stories about the horror genre in one handy-dandy place, every single Friday. And this week is a big one, because we’ve got new television series based on […]

Films 

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 […]

Films 

Why CASPER Is Actually The Most F****d Up Ghost Film EVER

When CASPER was released in 1995, no one thought it would carry the cult legacy it has today. The film did so-so at the box office and its PG rating confused audience expectations. Utilizing family friendly storytelling, Casper the Friendly Ghost’s first live-action adaptation would serve as a heart-felt and entertaining way to educate children […]

Films 

First Word On The New SAW, Hollywood Producing, And The Rise & Fall of FEARnet On The Latest Shock Waves!

On episode 9 of Shock Waves, join your hosts Rob Galluzzo (that’d be me!), Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry as they chat about the latest horrors! All 3 hosts are currently watching the Netflix original series STRANGER THINGS. Rob and Elric give their thoughts on the controversial new GHOSTBUSTERS remake. Rob talks about JUST DESSERTS: THE […]

Films 

New “Honest Trailer” Lays Down The Cold Hard Facts About GHOSTBUSTERS 2

Those fine fiends at Screen Junkies are at it again with the latest edition of “Honest Trailers.” And this time, they’ve set their sights on the 1989 sequel GHOSTBUSTERS 2! While a lot of unnecessary hate is being thrown at the new movie before it even opens, this honest trailer reminds us about the other […]

Films 

11 Reasons Why The New GHOSTBUSTERS Kicks Ass

Very few films have ever been met with the same degree of skepticism as Paul Feig’s GHOSTBUSTERS reboot. Whether it’s because the filmmakers dared to remake an established classic, or because the first trailers didn’t look particularly good, or because the film features a cast of female heroes (instead of the usual team of all-male […]

Comic Books Films 

Don’t Hate! Your Childhood Is Still Intact

This may sound weird coming from a guy who wrote a whole thing not that long ago about how we need to stop supporting bad horror movies, but I think we all need to take a step back and quit hating. If you read my piece on bad horror movies and not supporting them, I […]

The Future of HANNIBAL and GHOSTBUSTERS of the Future – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

It’s been one heck of a week for franchise fans, with (mostly) exciting news emerging about HANNIBAL, GHOSTBUSTERS, KING KONG, Universal Monsters and the ALIEN series. Yup, it’s going to be a big Horror News Rundown this time, so let’s not waste any time. Onward, to the future! We’ve Got Good News and Bad News […]