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Bonus SHOCK WAVES Episode! Getting To Know Your Host Ryan Turek

On this special bonus episode of Shock Waves, your host Rob Galluzzo interviews fellow co-host Ryan Turek to give listeners a bit more insight into the tastes of the current head of development over at Blumhouse Productions. Ryan dishes the dirt on his top 5 desert island horror movies, first genre celebrity encounter, horror dates, […]

Films Scary Fun Toys 

Photo Gallery: Son Of Monsterpalooza Slays Burbank Yet Again!

Twice a year, MONSTERPALOOZA, the brainchild of Eliot Brodsky, descends upon Southern California like a dark cloud that attracts like minded horror fanatics and monster enthusiasts to celebrate their love of the macabre. The main event is usually scheduled for the spring, but come mid-September, Burbank is treated to “Son of Monsterpalooza,” the slightly smaller […]

TV 

Remembering Showtime’s MASTERS OF HORROR: Season Two

Ah ha! Victory is mine — I have successfully binge-watched every episode of MASTERS OF HORROR in two weeks’ time. When we last discussed MOH, we examined possible reasons people might have overlooked the quality of this show. I found both seasons to be enjoyable and grisly, though with a few episodes that weren’t for me scattered […]

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 

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 

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 

The Weirdest FRANKENSTEIN-Inspired Triple Feature You Can Have!

As a full-fledged movie fanatic AND horror appreciator, I’m always looking for the perfect combination of movies to pair up together as a double feature. When you meet a fellow horror lover, often times there will be at least one title that you’ve never heard of (or that they’ve never heard of) and that’s usually […]

Films 

Scream Factory Brings Us Back To ZOMBIE HIGH!

Anytime Scream Factory makes a title announcement is usually cause for celebration. And this morning is no different! The label have unveiled their plans for 4 more horror title releases before 2015 is out! Coming this December, we will see Blu-Ray releases of ZOMBIE HIGH, the 1987 flick starring a pre-CANDYMAN Virginia Madsen, Sherilyn Fenn […]