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Films 

Check Out These Behind-The-Scenes Pics From A New Doc On The Making of Stephen King’s IT!

It seems nowadays, getting feature length documentaries on some of our favorite classic horror films isn’t as uncommon as it used to be. And it’s a great thing! Because most of the filmmakers behind these kinds of retrospective docs are also die-hard fans, so who better to tackle them than those that care equally as […]

Films 

Check Out This Vintage Interview With EVIL DEAD Director Sam Raimi!

I just love falling down the old You Tube rabbit hole. There are so many goodies out there to discover! Just last week, I stumbled upon a 45 minute “making-of” documentary for A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 4: THE DREAM MASTER that I’d never seen before! And now comes another fun vintage mini-doc, this time […]

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, […]

Music 

Revisiting NIGHTMARES IN RED, WHITE AND BLUE – THE “LOST THEMES”

A few years ago, I made an independent horror documentary called NIGHTMARES IN RED, WHITE AND BLUE.  Every year around Halloween, it gets a new lease on life because a handful of horror fans embrace it as a holiday favorite.  That’s appropriate, because it’s basically a 90-minute celebration of the films that horror fans love […]

Films 

Can Viewing This Film Really Make You Go Insane?

Some films are the stuff of legend because of the profound effect they have on audiences. And one film is a legend because it is rumored to actually cause audiences to go insane, FURY OF THE DEMON from the late 1800s. At the Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal, I just screened a fantastic documentary called […]

Films 

Behind A Horror Obsession – A Double Feature Of AMERICAN MOVIE & HORROR BUSINESS!

For myself, and I’m sure a lot of people reading this site, we tend to populate the majority of our week with horror films. Hell, this column is dedicated to that period each week in where I carve aside 3 hours to watch a double feature of horror movies! And while I love seeing films paired […]

Films 

Check Out This Trailer For The New PET SEMATARY Documentary!

I absolutely love documentaries from die-hard fans and filmmakers, because they often have nothing but a tremendous amount of respect and reverence for their source material. There’s always a lot of heart put into these types of docs, because the people behind them truly care. And judging from the following trailer, it looks like directors […]

Films 

Trailer To New Showtime Doc That Asks WHY HORROR?

We love a good documentary. And if it’s on horror, then we’re immediately on board. Showtime has just debuted the trailer to an upcoming original documentary that asks the question WHY HORROR? Helmed by horror fanatic/enthusiast Tal Zimerman, the filmmaker travels around the world to get a better understanding of why horror is more popular […]