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Films 

Blumhouse.com Exclusive Clip From Latest Uncork’d Acquisition, FLAY!

Here’s another horror film coming soon from Uncork’d Entertainment to keep your eyes out for! Home Entertainment and Theatrical Film Distributor Uncork’d Entertainment has picked up the world-wide rights to horror fantasy Flay, from director Eric Pham. Pham, who is known for his SFX work on Grindhouse and Sin City, directs a stellar cast including […]

Films 

PHANTASM Creator Don Coscarelli Joins Mick Garris On The Latest POST MORTEM!

If you’re a horror fan, then POST MORTEM should be one of your must-listen podcasts. (Right next to Shock Waves, of course!) Mick Garris hosts, and delves into informative, in-depth interviews with some of the finest fellow filmmakers and peers. He’s had everyone from Rob Zombie to Eli Roth to Walter Hill on. Not to […]

Films 

We Welcome FX Legend Tony Gardner On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they discuss all the latest horrors! First up, the gang report back from the Monsterpalooza convention in Pasadena. Elric caught THE VOID and the new Swedish Shudder series JORDSKOTT. Ryan reports back on DIG TWO GRAVES and Scream Factory’s release of TALES […]

Comic Books Films 

Epic Gary Pullin Interview In Episode 1 of RATED ART: SCENES OF A GRAPHIC NATURE

For fans of horror art, and in particular the artwork of the great Gary Pullin, you are in for one epic treat! Scott Johannsson, the former co-host of soundtrack podcast The Damn Fine Cast, and one of the people behind the record label Ondes Positives (which put out an excellent double LP soundtrack to the 1961 […]

Films 

UNMADE HORRORS: The Roger Avary PHANTASM That Almost Was!

This past year saw the PHANTASM franchise come full circle with the release of both the original film, fully restored and remastered in 4K, along with the 5th and final sequel in the series PHANTASM V: RAVAGER. On April 11th, Well Go USA will release the definitive Blu-Ray boxed set collection, so it’s a pretty […]

Films 

The Great Don Coscarelli Joins Us On SHOCK WAVES To Talk PHANTASM And Beyond!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Rebekah McKendry, and Elric Kane as they catch up on all the latest horrors! Rob talks about the latest from Sean Byrne (director of THE LOVED ONES), THE DEVIL’S CANDY, as well as the original 1933 KING KONG, and reports back from a double bill of John Carpenter’s ASSAULT […]

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UPDATE: A Better Look At The Upcoming PHANTASM Blu-Ray Box Set!

I don’t know about you, but I love box set collections of my favorite franchises. And most of these movies we grew up on couldn’t possibly look any better than they do on Blu-Ray. I never thought we’d get a proper HALLOWEEN set considering different studios owned different entries in the series, but somehow, the […]

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The “PHANTASM COLLECTION” Arrives March 28th In 6-Disc Blu-Ray Set!

Great news, PHANTASM fans. Well Go USA, the company primarily responsible for releasing great Korean films such as THE WAILING and TRAIN TO BUSAN in America, are prepping a deluxe 6-disc Blu-Ray set of THE PHANTASM COLLECTION, due out March 28th! Series creator and director Don Coscarelli is currently overseeing new bonus features for the […]

Films 

BEYOND THE GATES Director Jackson Stewart’s Horror Recommendations!

Earlier this week, we welcomed BEYOND THE GATES director and co-writer Jackson Stewart onto the Shock Waves podcast! Having known Jack personally for several years, I knew the conversation would eventually turn to obscure horror gems. After all, the entire Shock Waves gang hold Stewart responsible for turning us onto the Thanksgiving “slasher” cult classic BLOOD RAGE! […]

Films Scary Fun 

The PHANTASM Franchise: Exploring and Ranking the Entire Series

The PHANTASM franchise isn’t for everyone. It’s a preposterous story that utilizes an amalgamation of ideas that could have been separated into a good 10 different films, but that’s part of the reason the series has fans. Some of us like bat-shit crazy. It works, on a really weird but enjoyable level. The characters are […]

Films 

In Defense Of “Underrated” Horror Lists

As horror fans, we know all too well the feeling of scrolling through our Facebook or Twitter feeds and seeing lists pop up that boast “The 10 Most Underrated Horror Movies You’ve Never Heard Of,” only to click through and see titles like FROM BEYOND and MAY included. “These titles are not underrated!” we scream […]

Films 

It’s Time To Revisit BUBBA HO-TEP; Here Are 6 Reasons Why

If ever there was a film that deserved it’s “cult” status, it’d have to be BUBBA HO-TEP; an independent movie based on a short story by Joe Lansdale, adapted for the screen by the director of PHANTASM and staring that EVIL DEAD guy as an aging Elvis Presley, only he’s the real Elvis. Add to […]

Films Real Life Scares 

Donald Trump Lurks In Every Classic Horror Movie You Love

Look, we never get political on this site. No need. We like to keep it fun, interesting and entertaining when it comes to spooky stories, whether they be in real life or on the silver screen. But I’ll tell you one thing I do love – the sheer creativity of the horror community when it […]