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Real Life Scares 

The Horrifying Theory Behind a Bizarre Photo Nicknamed “Danny Boy”

This creepy viral phenomenon is one of many tales revolving around a single strange photograph [like these, for example], which may have first surfaced with no available backstory — as is the case for so many vintage photos posted online. As the saying goes, nature — not to mention the internet — abhors a vacuum, […]

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Terror Toys: Five Horror Franchises Worthy of Their Own Action Figures

Toys. Action Figures. Collectibles. If there’s a movie or TV series with even a modicum of popularity, chances are there’s some form of plastic totem, ranging from the cute and kitschy Funko figures to the insanely articulated and intricate work from Hot Toys. But while superhero franchises and sci-fi blockbusters take up a sizable chunk of real estate at […]

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You’d Better Watch Out, or Santa and Krampus Will Make You Their CHRISTMAS B***H!

At this point, not only have horror fans totally embraced the infamous Germanic holiday demon known as Krampus [thanks in part to eye-opening articles like these, thank you very much], but popular culture has also managed to catch up with the Krampus Kraze… but in the process, the monstrous hell-spawned punisher of naughty children might […]

Music 

Gift Guide: Our Holiday Horror Vinyl Recommendations!

‘Tis that time of year again! It’s the holidays! And while most of us are celebrating in our own unique ways, more than likely by marathoning Christmas horror films, we are living in glorious times when it comes to soundtrack releases. In fact, if you’re having trouble figuring out a good gift for the horror […]

Real Life Scares 

3 Horrible Holiday Monsters From Around The World

It’s that time of year again when listening to the radio becomes impossible and making cookies becomes a competition among the closest family members. So instead of thinking about gifts and how to avoid your awkward cousins, let’s look at some more holiday ghouls that aren’t Krampus. Mari Lwyd What says Christmas like a zombie […]

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Gift Guide: COFFEE CUP MASSACRE Mugs Are Here To Wow and Offend!

If there’s 2 things I love on this God forsaken mud-ball called Earth, it’s horror movies and coffee! So, the prospect of combining both, and just in time for the holiday season, seems like a match made in err… hell? That’s exactly what artist Kevin Klemm did when he launched his new line of collectible […]

Scary Fun 

Event Report: The Grand Opening of Jason Egan’s Vegas Haunt FRIGHT DOME!

Las Vegas local Jason Egan likes to cover all his bases when it comes to horror. Having served as Executive Producer on 2015’s BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS, and more recently THE NEIGHBOUR, Egan — also somewhat of a haunt maestro — is the brainchild behind battleship U.S.S. Salem’s haunted ghost ship experience in Boston, another haunt that […]

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Holiday Hell-Hordes Invade Universal Halloween Horror Nights’ KRAMPUS Maze!

Even before the Krampus Kraze swept the US, I was professing my love for the original Christmas demon, Santa’s “bad cop” partner who punishes naughty boys and girls in truly horrific ways. It was nice to be ahead of the curve on that one, but especially rewarding to see Krampus-themed merchandise and other goodies becoming […]

Films 

We Need More Kid Horror!

When I was a kid, horror was everywhere. For the adults you had THE SHINING, CAT PEOPLE, MISERY and SILENCE OF THE LAMBS. For the teens there was FRIDAY THE 13th, NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET, EVIL DEAD and HELLRAISER. For we youngsters, there was POLTERGEIST, GREMLINS, BEETLEJUICE and MONSTER SQUAD. Everyone had something that could […]

Films 

8 Horror Films Releasing in April that You Need to See!

April is bringing a bunch of stellar horror films ranging from slashers to ghosts to anthologies to neo-nazis. Check out our list below of 8 horror films releasing in April that you definitely need to see. THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS- Available Now A girl begins receiving grisly photos of murder scenes and soon becomes […]

Music 

Waxwork Records Update On KRAMPUS, THE WARRIORS, EVIL DEAD 2 & MY BLOODY VALENTINE!

The frequency and quality at which Waxwork Records is putting out vinyl soundtracks is fast and furious! Which is cause for celebration for us fellow vinyl collecting enthusiasts. Waxwork co-founder Kevin Bergeron was the most recent guest on The Damn Fine Cast, a soundtrack-centric podcast co-hosted by our own “Talkin’ Tracks” contributor Tony Giles alongside […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse Post Production Coordinator Jason Rostovsky

Our ongoing series of interviews with the Blumhouse crew continues, in which we share our collective passion for all things scary, discuss our personal and career histories in the genre we all know and love, reveal our favorite films, and maybe even share a few spooky stories. Today we sit down for a Q&A with […]

Films 

Christmas Arrives Early This Year As KRAMPUS Comes To Home Video This April!

Back in late November, we were treated to Michael Dougherty’s TRICK ‘R TREAT follow-up that focused on the sinister side of the Christmas holiday in KRAMPUS! A lot of people supported and saw it in theaters, but for those of you that didn’t get the chance, well… Christmas is coming a bit early this year. […]