The 13th Floor

Films Music 

Metal, Madness and Murder Meet with SADISTIC INTENT in This Heavy Indie Thriller

Writer-director Eric Pennycoff has seriously deep roots in independent genre cinema; he’s an alumni of Larry Fessenden’s legendary company Glass Eye Pix, and has worked frequently with Brooklyn, NY-based production outfit Midnight Treehouse (behind the “M is for Mariachi” segment of ABCs OF DEATH 2.5 and the sci-fi short THE POD), to name just a […]

Films 

CINEMA IN EXTREMIS: Love Will Tear Us Apart in Douglas Buck’s CUTTING MOMENTS [NSFW]

Apart from his well-made but seldom seen 2006 remake of Brian De Palma’s SISTERS (which never received a theatrical release), the name of Douglas Buck is not widely known among mainstream horror audiences. Nevertheless, Buck’s reputation has persisted for nearly two decades among extreme-cinema fans as a transgressive and challenging artist with a knack for […]

Comic Books Films 

Epic Gary Pullin Interview In Episode 1 of RATED ART: SCENES OF A GRAPHIC NATURE

For fans of horror art, and in particular the artwork of the great Gary Pullin, you are in for one epic treat! Scott Johannsson, the former co-host of soundtrack podcast The Damn Fine Cast, and one of the people behind the record label Ondes Positives (which put out an excellent double LP soundtrack to the 1961 […]

Films 

New Mini-Documentary Looks Back On Larry Fessenden’s HABIT!

It’s been 30 years of Glass Eye Pix, and if you wanted to delve into the unique horror filmography of the driving force behind the company, you should start with Scream Factory‘s excellent box set THE LARRY FESSENDEN COLLECTION. It collects his first 4 feature films: NO TELLING, HABIT, WENDIGO and THE LAST WINTER. But, […]

Films Scary Fun 

Elric Kane’s 5 Favorite Episodes of KILLER POV

Three years of Killer POV podcasting, and it all comes down to this. Five episodes to single out as “favorites” and to hell with the other 135 episodes. First, it’s important to note that I don’t listen back after we tape them, so these picks are from inside the show, how they felt, how engaged […]

Films 

Remembering The Tall Man: Angus Scrimm (1926-2016)

Though my heart breaks to write these words, I must dutifully pass along the sad news that another of the horror genre’s most respected and beloved legends has left this world. Angus Scrimm, born Lawrence Rory Guy, passed away last night at the age of 89, as reported by longtime friend and collaborator Don Coscarelli […]

I Survived a TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE Season 3 Marathon!

By now, you’ve been aware of the excitement — and that nagging sense of impending doom — surrounding the terrifying return of TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE, the old-time horror/suspense radio show created by genre heroes Larry Fessenden (HABIT) & Glenn McQuaid (I SELL THE DEAD). But that’s nothing compared to the thrill I received […]

Films 

Glass Eye Pix Gets Real with SATAN HATES YOU Director James Felix McKenney

The folks at indie horror powerhouse Glass Eye Pix continue to celebrate their 30th Anniversary with the next installment in an ongoing series of mini-documentaries on the company’s many creative collaborators and contributors (if you missed it, be sure to check out this profile of animator Beck Underwood, whose work with creepy dolls and toys will […]

Films Scary Fun Toys 

Glass Eye Pix Presents: THE ART OF BECK UNDERWOOD

Last month, we celebrated the long-awaited premiere of a brand-new season of TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE — the intensely scary, sometimes hilarious and always entertaining audio drama series from indie horror icon Larry Fessenden, writer-director Glenn McQuaid, and production company Glass Eye Pix — by revealing a wickedly whimsical stop-motion animated promo sequence from […]

Scary Fun 

EXCLUSIVE: Watch This Spooky Animated Teaser for TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE, Season 3!

We told you recently about the upcoming third season of TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE — the amazing old-school horror radio drama created by writer-producer-director-actor and all-around genre legend Larry Fessenden (HABIT, WENDIGO, THE LAST WINTER) and his partner in auditory mischief, writer-director Glenn McQuaid (I SELL THE DEAD). This season, genre icons like Stuart Gordon (RE-ANIMATOR), […]

Films 

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Larry Fessenden’s THE SHAPE OF THE WENDIGO

Fans of independent horror cinema not only know the name of Larry Fessenden, founder of celebrated production company Glass Eye Pix and writer-director-star of cult vampire classic HABIT, but they know his face as well: he’s appeared onscreen in dozens of horror projects — from Brad Anderson’s chilling SESSION 9 to the hit horror game […]

Films 

Full Specs Revealed For The LARRY FESSENDEN Collection!

Scream Factory has always done a stellar job at both restoring and re-presenting cult classic genre titles and also advocating and championing some of the latest indie horror offerings, the latter being one of the many benefits of their partnership with IFC Midnight. But this particular announcement makes me tremendously excited. Not only am I […]

Films 

AUTOMATONS Gets Limited Collectible VHS Release

Lovechild Pictures have announced that they’ll be releasing a super limited edition VHS version of James Felix McKenney’s low-fi cult classic pic AUTOMATONS! It will be the first release from the distribution label, and will include tons of additional content and a making-of zine. When we say limited, we mean limited! There will only be […]