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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 […]

Films Music 

Remember When BEYOND RE-ANIMATOR Spawned A Terrible Techno Song?

Oh boy. So, last week I was on a RE-ANIMATOR kick, having revisited Stuart Gordon’s classic original paired up with its bizarre, yet entertaining sequel BRIDE OF RE-ANIMATOR for my weekly “Double Take” column. As is the case with most nights, I’m skimming through the selections on all of my streaming services when I spot […]

Films 

The BRIDE OF RE-ANIMATOR That Almost Was!

As is the case with any sequel, usually there are several ideas thrown on the table when it comes to developing a follow-up, especially one for a horror film that almost instantly became a cult classic! How does one even begin to come up with a way to continue the story of Herbert West, RE-ANIMATOR […]

Films 

#RESPECT To Dan Cain, The Heart And Soul Of The RE-ANIMATOR Franchise

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. And it’s about time that Dan Cain from RE-ANIMATOR and […]

Films 

To Make A BRIDE – Revisiting RE-ANIMATOR And Its Sequel!

There comes a point in every horror fan’s life when they finally experience RE-ANIMATOR, and depending on how young (or old) you were at the time, it probably scarred you for life. And if not, I know for me personally, I definitely felt like I was watching something that I absolutely should not be seeing. […]

Films 

HORROR IN THE FLESH: A History of Horror Theatre

We’re thrilled to welcome back to Blumhouse.com guest contributor Graham Skipper, star of the films ALMOST HUMAN, TALES OF HALLOWEEN and the upcoming THE MIND’S EYE and BEYOND THE GATES, also known on stage as Herbert West in RE-ANIMATOR: THE MUSICAL. When we discuss the horror genre, more often than not we are talking about horror films. […]

Films 

Hyaena Gallery Pays Tribute To “Master Of Horror” Stuart Gordon This Sat. Night!

As we’ve reported before, Hyaena Gallery is one of the greatest, most artist-friendly venues here in Los Angeles, especially for those of us that grew up loving the horror genre. And so, although they regularly showcase original work from a roster of amazingly talented “dark artists” year round, every once in a while, they pull […]

Films Toys 

Leprechauns, Graboids & Killer Klowns: SOTA Toys’ Unreleased “Now Playing” Series 4

Toys based on our favorite horror movies are pretty prevalent on shelves nowadays, thanks largely to companies like NECA and Funko. But there was a time, not all that long ago, where that wasn’t quite the case. In the late ’90s, Todd McFarlane’s McFarlane Toys brought many beloved horror icons into our action figure collections […]

Films 

Not Horror But Thriller: Guest Editorial By Graham Skipper

The following guest editorial piece was written by Graham Skipper, star of the films ALMOST HUMAN and THE MIND’S EYE, and known on stage as Herbert West in RE-ANIMATOR: THE MUSICAL.  I was having a discussion the other night with a gentleman I’d just met, a smart guy who clearly is a fan of cinema and […]