The 13th Floor

Films 

Slashback! Behold the Zany, Low-Budget Camp of Pre-Jason Slasher THE PREY (1984)

“It’s not human… and it’s got an axe.” Seriously, people — how can any movie, slasher or otherwise, meet the expectations delivered by a supreme tagline like that? Well, you can rest assured that THE PREY doesn’t even come close; not only is its villain human (albeit hulking, animalistic and severely deformed), but he barely […]

Films 

#RESPECT – Tina Shepard For Kicking Jason’s Ass!

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned bad-ass, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic heroes that keep us coming back for more. And since its Friday The 13th week, let’s dedicate this entry to […]

Films Scary Fun 

When Freddy Met Jason… And Leatherface And Michael Myers

It was Halloween weekend of 2003 while I was attending the 25th anniversary convention in Pasadena that I first became familiar with this epic photograph of Freddy with Jason, Leatherface and Michael Myers. Until then, I was completely unaware of its existence, or even the fact that these legendary titans of terror had ever been […]