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SHOCK WAVES Episode 50 Is Live From Texas Frightmare Weekend 2017!

This is it! Join your hosts Ryan Turek, Rebekah McKendry, Elric Kane and Rob Galluzzo as they take Shock Waves to the Texas Frightmare Weekend 2017 convention for their 50th episode! They’re joined by special guest Sam Zimmerman from Shudder, and they’re talking underrated 90’s horror in front of a live convention audience! My view […]

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10 Micro-Budget Films That Are Surprisingly Awesome

While we’ve grown accustomed to the horror genre receiving bigger budgets in order to capitalize on what is clearly a very macabre trend, there are still indie and low budget films being churned out on a weekly basis. We wanted to highlight a series of elite independent features that were shot on budgets south of […]

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The Triumphant Return Of KONG-Mania!

It happens every single time. A new movie in a franchise comes out, and I swear I’m not going to fall down the rabbit hole and marathon every entry in that character’s franchise, and yet, because it’s inherent in me as a horror fan, I do it anyways. I’m talking about my recent bout with […]

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In Our Thoughts, These Unlucky Casualties From Movie History

Do you ever think of the unfortunate people in genre movies that get killed off, and yet have nothing to do with the main plot or any of the main characters? Do you wonder what the hell they ever did in their personal lives to end up being the most unlucky people in cinematic history? You […]

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The 5 Greatest WTF Moments from DEAD ALIVE

Full of excessive gore blended with hilarious comedy, Peter Jackson’s DEAD ALIVE  (aka BRAINDEAD) is a staple amongst horror fans. Join us as we count down the five greatest jaw-dropping WTF moments in this outrageous movie.

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BAD TASTE, Fast Food And Life’s Basest Pleasures!

As its title implies, BAD TASTE isn’t what anyone would call an appetizing movie. Perhaps best known as the debut film of LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy director Peter Jackson, BAD TASTE is a singularly loony splatterfest about aliens that descend upon a small New Zealand village and the four-man paramilitary force that aims to […]

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A Look Back at Peter Jackson’s Most F’ed Up Film- MEET THE FEEBLES

Before he was hanging with Frodo and giant apes, Director Peter Jackson was pushing the boundaries of morals and good taste with his answer to Jim Henson’s Muppets, MEET THE FEEBLES. These are definitely not kid friendly plush puppets. The first five minutes’ of the movie feature a dominatrix elephant and a bosomy hippo singing […]

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6 Horror Titles We Need On Blu-Ray

We live in glorious times, my friends. At this point, with the advent of the Blu-Ray format, giant high def, 3-D TVs, quality speakers, etc. – it’s fairly common to have a home set-up that rivals that of your local movie theater. And for the most part, all of our favorite horror classics have been […]

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The Donald Pleasence/Christopher Lee HALLOWEEN That Should Have Been

As horror fans, we love to hear stories of the movies that almost happened; the projects that almost came to be; the talent that almost teamed up for what could’ve been, at the very least, a memorable moment in genre cinema. There have been a slew of documentaries coming out in the last few years […]

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Watch Every Single Visual Effects Oscar Winner In One Video

This is just cool! With the Oscars right around the corner, Burger Fiction – the weekly video column from Andy Schneider & Jonathan Britnell – have just posted a clip which collects every single winner for best visual FX in Oscar history. The 9 minute clip literally goes from 1927 through to 2014! You’ll catch glimpses of ALIEN, […]

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Splatstick Horror Showdown: EVIL DEAD 2 vs. DEAD ALIVE!

Your dilemma: you are in a small, locked room with the only master prints of two movies — one is Sam Raimi’s EVIL DEAD 2: DEAD BY DAWN; the other is Peter Jackson’s DEAD ALIVE (known as BRAINDEAD outside the US). You hold in your hands a book of matches and a small vial of […]

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10 Horror Director Cameos You Probably Didn’t Know About

Horror directors get to have all of the fun! Because of the very nature of the type of material these filmmakers are shooting, things can get a little wild, messy and ludicrous, but often times, the general vibe on a horror movie set is predominantly positive. Some directors like to go the extra mile and cameo […]

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Afternoon Quickie: Exploring the Ooze of the Super Sick Splat-stick BODY MELT

 “The first phase is hallucinogenic… the second phase is glandular… and the third phase is… BODY MELT” Over the past few weeks I had been researching “drug” horror films to create a few lists. Check out list 1 here- http://www.blumhouse.com/2015/11/20/lets-get-high-5-trippy-and-wild-drug-horrors/ And list 2 from earlier today. During my research, I happened upon a movie I had […]