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NSFW: When Did TV Get So Gross?

I have a confession to make. This won’t come as a surprise to my friends and family, but to you, the people reading this who have no idea who I am, it will be something you don’t know about me. I like old people shows. MONK is one of my favorite TV shows ever. PSYCH […]

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R.I.P. SILENCE OF THE LAMBS Director Jonathan Demme

We’re terribly saddened to learn this morning that Oscar winning director Jonathan Demme has died at the age of 73, losing his battle with esophageal cancer. Of course, to genre fans, he’s most well known for the film that earned him an Oscar as “best director,” THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, the second cinematic adaptation […]

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That Time J.J. Abrams Took Stephen King To See THE DESCENT…

This is just a fun video clip we had to share to kick off the weekend right! J.J. Abrams was just on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and the topic turned to horror, in particular Stephen King! Fallon asked about the recently announced and highly anticipated upcoming Hulu series CASTLE ROCK. (Check out the […]

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Bryan Fuller On How HANNIBAL Would Continue

Earlier this week, a new episode of the Shock Waves podcast dropped with very special guest Bryan Fuller. HANNIBAL may have only lasted 3 seasons, but the creator and showrunner definitely felt there was much more story to tell with these characters. Co-host Elric Kane had asked if he knew that Season 3’s final episode […]

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SHOCK WAVES Episode 31: For The Love Of Horror, With Bryan Fuller!

Get ready, fiends. The following chat is a special one! For episode 31 of Shock Waves, join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they welcome to the show very special guest Bryan Fuller, creator & showrunner for the most recent interpretation of HANNIBAL! A life long horror fan, we […]

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CANDLE COVE’s Creepy “Tooth Child” Originally Almost Debuted On HANNIBAL!

Have you had a chance to catch up and watch SyFy’s excellent horror mini-series CHANNEL ZERO: CANDLE COVE? If not, you can now stream all 6 episodes via the SyFy website. If you need a little more convincing, check out Jess Hicks’ piece from earlier today on why it’s one of the best horror shows out […]

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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 […]

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Past Due: Five Genre TV Shows That (May) Have Overstayed Their Welcome

In the past couple of years, an interesting trend has been settling in on genre television: We have seen more series take a “less is more” approach, in regards to longevity. In the past year alone, we’ve seen the third and final seasons of both PENNY DREADFUL and HANNIBAL. Whether by choice or by network […]

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Ten Groundbreaking Queer Genre Creators You Need to Know About!

The first films to leave an indelible mark on my psyche were William Sachs’ THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN, a late-night screening on TV of Otto Preminger’s missing-child mystery, BUNNY LAKE IS MISSING, and the hilarious basketball decapitation in Wes Craven’s DEADLY FRIEND. This combination of high-and-low-brow horror has definitely factored in shaping my identity. Embracing ghoulish […]

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What REALLY Happened To All The Werewolf Movies?

FEATURED IMAGE: WOLFMAN (2009) When you get a whole bunch of horror fanatics in the same room at the same time, you’re bound to hear the same topics of conversation over and over and over again. Somebody’s going to complain about Rob Zombie’s HALLOWEEN remakes eventually. The question of when, exactly, it ceases to be […]

The 5 Most Valuable Funko POP! Horror Toys

They’re cute. They have big heads. And they’re EVERYWHERE. Over the course of the last couple years, Funko’s line of POP! vinyl toys has more or less taken over the world, to the point that the loveable little dudes and dudettes should probably have their own movie deal. The vinyl figures can be found even […]

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5 Reasons To Upgrade And Pick Up MANHUNTER On Blu!

The legacy of Hannibal Lecter has come quite a long way from his original cinematic debut in Michael Mann’s way-ahead-of-its-time 1986 classic film. But thankfully, the rest of the world has caught up and fully embraced the characters and world created by esteemed author Thomas Harris. When NBC’s HANNIBAL wrapped its third season last year, […]

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Worst Dinner Parties Ever!

If you’ve seen the suspenseful thriller THE INVITATION, you know it involves an incredibly awful dinner party among friends. Dinner parties are horrifying alone, because they force one to socialize, pretend to be excited about your friends’ mundane life stories, and welcome whatever surprise meal the host is serving. So, it makes sense why the […]