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Films 

Severin Films Announces BEYOND THE DARKNESS (aka BUIO OMEGA) Blu-Ray!

Oh my! Those fine fiends at Severin Films are at it again! They tend to always find and restore some of the most notorious horror shockers out there, and this time they’ve set their sights on a Video Nasty, ANTHROPOPHAGUS director Joe D’Amato’s BEYOND THE DARKNESS, aka BUIO OMEGA! The fully restored, uncut version of the […]

Films video games 

How Italian Horror Cinema Inspired Survival Horror Video Games

Survival horror video games have changed a lot over the years — especially as the technology evolved along with our sensibilities. Soon, we’ll be able to play RESIDENT EVIL 7, OUTLAST 2, and DEATH STRANDING with VR options, putting players in the midst of total terror. But to understand where the subgenre is today, we […]

Films 

Slashback! This Gory Italian HALLOWEEN Clone Lives Up to its Name: ABSURD!

This splattery oddity goes by about half a dozen different names — most of which, not surprisingly, have little to do with the content of the notorious film itself, which earned a dubious spot on the UK’s infamous “Video Nasties” list of banned titles. Many fans of vintage Euro-horror first discovered ABSURD during the bootleg tape-trading […]

Films Scary Fun 

Red Hot Horror: 5 Notable Horror Porn Crossovers

Horror has always existed on the fringe of the entertainment industry, so it seems almost natural that it would sometimes merge with the fellow fringe genre pornography. Here is a collection of horror pornography crossovers that deliver on scares and… other things. A WET DREAM ON ELM STREET (2011) Three former students from Elm Street […]