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How BATES MOTEL Restored The PSYCHO “Legacy”

There was a very distinct reason I took it upon myself, with no actual filmmaking experience, to make THE PSYCHO LEGACY documentary. And the finale for A&E’s hit series BATES MOTEL solidified that reason. Plain and simple, I wanted the PSYCHO “legacy” to continue and I feared that, at the time that I started it, […]

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Five Horror Movie Diseases You Wouldn’t Want to Catch

I’m a bit of a hypochondriac, so when a character in a movie or TV show just gets a cold or a touch of the flu, that freaks me out a little bit. But I watch horror movies almost exclusively, so you can imagine my despair when there’s a medical element to any film I’m […]

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The Legendary Walter Hill Joins Mick Garris On The Latest POST MORTEM Podcast!

The POST MORTEM podcast on PodcastOne is only on its 4th episode, and yet it’s already among my favorite, must-listen shows. This shouldn’t come as much of a surprise considering it’s hosted by Mick Garris, establish horror writer/director/author, and creator of the “Masters of Horror” TV series. There’s a bevy of incredible archival interviews that […]

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Mick Garris, John Landis, And Joe Dante Talk Politics In Horror On POST MORTEM!

A few weeks back, we told you about the launch of Podcast One’s new horror interview show POST MORTEM, hosted by Mick Garris. He kicked it off with a great, candid chat with Rob Zombie, and now the second episode has just dropped with John Landis and Joe Dante where the “masters of horror” discuss […]

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Mick Garris Launches POST MORTEM Podcast With Special Guest Rob Zombie!

This is just so cool. Mick Garris has long been a staple of the horror community, having helmed a ton of horror movies and television. He’s tackled a handful of Stephen King adaptations, including King’s original screenplay, SLEEPWALKERS, as well as THE STAND and THE SHINING. He told the prequel story of Norman Bates long […]

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School’s In Session! Mick Garris Interviews Joe Dante For POST MORTEM!

I love filmmaker interviews. But they’re even better when it’s one friend and colleague from the horror genre chatting with another. No one does it better than Mick Garris, the creator of the “Masters Of Horror” series, and director behind several Stephen King adaptations, and most recently on television shows such as DEAD OF SUMMER, RAVENSWOOD […]

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They Bite! Remembering CRITTERS 30 Years Later

When it comes to the “tiny-terror” subgenre of horror movies that rose to prominence in the 1980s, some would think first of Joe Dante’s 1984 hit GREMLINS. But for others, the mini-monster movie franchise that springs to mind will forever be CRITTERS, starring those tiny, razor-toothed, bouncing space porcupines with an attitude as voracious as their […]

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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 […]

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Remembering Showtime’s MASTERS OF HORROR: Season One

Horror TV is alive and thriving. It’s talked about daily here, as well as other genre-based sites. Sure, a lot of it is trying to bring in new horror fans with great TV adaptations of well-known series like SCREAM and BATES MOTEL, while others haunt our deepest psychosexual fears like AMERICAN HORROR STORY. We know […]

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Geena Davis Almost Produced The Sequel FLIES?!

On this week’s episode of the Shock Waves podcast, we had very special guests “masters of horror” Mick Garris and William Malone on the show. On top of being huge horror fans themselves, Mick was one of the credited screenwriters on 1989’s THE FLY II and William owns the light board from Dr. Delambre’s laboratory […]

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The Masters Of Horror Talk THE FLY Franchise On SHOCK WAVES!

On the latest episode of Shock Waves, join your hosts Rebekah McKendry, Elric Kane and (yours truly) Rob Galluzzo as they talk all the latest horrors! Elric and Rob discuss their thoughts on THE CONJURING 2, currently the number one movie in America! Elric also spent 20 hours on an airline flight catching up on THE […]

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Master Of Horror Mick Garris Unleashes New Novella UGLY!

Mick Garris continues to be tremendously prolific in all his creative endeavors. The creator of the Showtime series “Masters Of Horror” just wrapped up an episode of the show DEAD OF SUMMER, which premieres June 28th on the Freeform network. He’s also recently done episodes of WITCHES OF EAST END and RAVENSWOOD; Scream Factory recently announced […]

Check Out The Long-Lost Michael Jackson Video Directed By Mick Garris & Written By Stephen King!

When it comes to long form music videos, no one has quite topped the mega event that was Michael Jackson’s THRILLER. Directed by John Landis with FX by Rick Baker, THRILLER remains to this day not only one of the greatest music videos of all time, but one of the great horror short films too! […]