The 13th Floor

Films 

Why I Love DRACULA: DEAD AND LOVING IT

Mel Brooks is a maestro of lovingly parodying genres and conventions. From the western BLAZING SADDLES to specific stories like ROBIN HOOD: MEN IN TIGHTS, Brooks manages to take genre¬†tropes to play them for laughs. He took a stab at the FRANKENSTEIN mythos and Universal horror movies with the Gene Wilder-led classic YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, but […]

Films 

5 Reasons To Pick Up JUST DESSERTS: THE MAKING OF CREEPSHOW

For those of you that may own the bare bones DVD or Blu-Ray release of CREEPSHOW, there is hope and it comes courtesy of Synapse Films in the form of this new Blu-Ray release of JUST DESSERTS: THE MAKING OF CREEPSHOW. To bring you up to speed, nearly a decade ago, Michael Felsher of Red […]

Films 

Stalking on Sunshine: Remembering THE HIDEOUS SUN DEMON and DAY OF THE ANIMALS

Over the years, the moon has figured prominently in fright films, as the ignition for lycanthropy or harbinger of horrors to come. The sun usually represented hope, or the end of whatever supernatural siege had occurred. Actor Robert Clarke and director William Girdler both¬†decided to turn the heat around, and make our friendly star the […]