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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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Why CHANNEL ZERO: CANDLE COVE Is The Best TV Show of 2016

As a science-fiction fan, I spent hours as a kid sitting through countless TWILIGHT ZONE marathons and creature feature flicks that ran endlessly on the Sci-Fi channel. And then at some point in my teens, the network got a makeover, changed it’s name to “Syfy”, and began primarily airing reality shows and D-grade (if I’m […]

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Who Was Originally The Killer Of SCREAM: Season One?

One of the most fun aspects of the SCREAM franchise is trying to figure out which one of the group of friends is in on it. When the first SCREAM hit theaters in 1996, no one expected the one-two punch of two serial killers, let alone two characters that were a prominent part of our […]

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Episode 26 Part 2: We Scream For John Karna From MTV’s SCREAM!

In part 2 of episode 26, the Shock Waves crew are thrilled to welcome to the show very special guest John Karna, who plays Noah on MTV’s SCREAM: THE TV SERIES! Over the course of 2 seasons and a Halloween special, Noah is to the TV series what Randy Meeks (Jamie Kennedy) was to the […]

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“San Junipero” Is The Most Important Episode Of BLACK MIRROR Ever

Plot points from Season 3, Episode 4 of BLACK MIRROR will be discussed. THIS IS YOUR SPOILER ALERT. If you haven’t obsessively binge watched Season 3 of Charlie Brooker’s masterpiece, BLACK MIRROR, stop reading this article and catch up. BLACK MIRROR is quickly reaching the same status as THE WIRE as being the show everyone is watching and […]

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AMERICAN HORROR STORY, SUSPIRIA and HELLRAISER – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

We’re back! Did you miss us? The horror news isn’t going to rundown itself, you know, and after a week off (to get married, so I’m comfortable with my excuse) the horror stories have been propagating, giving birth to a heaving brood of exciting updates about popular television shows, classic films and upcoming franchise installments […]

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Why Aren’t You Watching THE EXORCIST?

Long, long ago, in a time when there was no second life for cancelled TV shows, I badgered my friends to watch ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT. Some of them took my advice, some didn’t. The show got the axe after its 3rd season. A few years later, when ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT first hit Netflix, but before they announced […]

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What THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is Really About

The slow, steady mainstreaming of THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is nearly complete. On October 20, Kenny Ortega’s new TV version of the infamous cult musical took to the airwaves on regular network television [read Alyse Wax’s comparison of the two productions here], proving that the out-of-the-way subversive grindhouse playground which the movie used to inhabit […]

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How Does FOX’s ROCKY HORROR Measure Up to the Original?

When FOX first announced they were doing a new version of ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, it was meant to be a live stage show, done to capitalize on the popularity of live productions like THE SOUND OF MUSIC and GREASE. It quickly went from being live to being a pre-taped stage show. But by the […]

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The Top 10 Most Terrifying Monsters From ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK

As we start to kick into high-gear for TV’s Halloween special season, I’m fondly looking back at my childhood when I was privy to creepy television all year round. Thanks to shows like EERIE, INDIANA , SO WEIRD, GOOSEBUMPS, and the life-affirming ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?, I grew up on a healthy diet […]

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A Very Spooky… THE WALTONS

Welcome to A Very Spooky… where we take a look at and review a classic TV series that is not known for horror but would, on occasion, dip its toes into the waters of terror. This week, we’re checking out THE WALTONS season 7 episode 5, THE CHANGELING… I don’t know if I’ve ever met […]

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ASH VS. EVIL DEAD, SCREAM and THE WOLFMAN – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Maybe television really is the future. This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re taking a look at what’s to come with some of the biggest and most talked about horror TV shows, an unexpected change to one of the most talked about sci-fi/horror sequels on the horizon, and taking a gander at the trailer […]

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A Very Spooky… DAWSON’S CREEK

Welcome to A Very Spooky… where we take a look at and review a classic TV series that is not known for horror but would, on occasion, dip its toes into the waters of terror. This week, we’re checking out DAWSON’S CREEK season 1, episode 11, THE SCARE… DAWSON’S CREEK was, to put it mildly, […]