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Watch the SHOCK WAVES Crew on Hulu’s New Series FRIGHTS AND INSIGHTS!

During this year’s “Huluween” festivities, the popular streaming service is handing out some fun-size holiday treats (no tricks necessary!), featuring your favorite Blumhouse.com alumni! Genre guru Rob Galluzzo is currently hosting the newly-launched FRIGHTS AND INSIGHTS series, in which Mr. G chillaxes in the screening room with the creators and stars of Hulu’s “Now Screaming” […]

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Rounding Out “Exploitation Month” on SHOCK WAVES Episode 62!

Episode 62 now available! The whole gang, Ryan Turek, Rob Galluzzo, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane, are back to close out “Exploitation Month” on SHOCK WAVES! First up, the latest horrors! Rob reports back from the surprise premiere of VICTOR CROWLEY, aka HATCHET 4, as well as RE-ANIMATOR: THE INTEGRAL VERSION, BEYOND THE DARKNESS, BEYOND […]

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We’re All About “Exploitation Preservation” on the New SHOCK WAVES!

Rob Galluzzo, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane welcome very special guests Joseph Ziemba (Creator of Bleeding Skull, American Genre Film Archive) and Bret Berg (American Genre Film Archive), who share with us their favorite, obscure genre deep cuts! In the news, Rob reports back on THE DARK TOWER, and Blue Underground’s upcoming disc of AMSTERDAMNED; […]

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It’s the DAY OF THE WOMAN with BJ Colangelo on SHOCK WAVES Episode 60!

Exploitation month continues on SHOCK WAVES, as hosts Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane are joined by special guest — and frequent Blumhouse.com contributor — BJ Colangelo, author of genre blog DAY OF THE WOMAN, who kicks off the conversation with the always-controversial topic of “rape/revenge” cinema. Also in this week’s news: […]

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Bonus SHOCK WAVES Episode! Strange but True Tales from Horror Movies

This week on a bonus episode of SHOCK WAVES, co-host Rebekah McKendry is joined by her husband David Ian McKendry to discuss some the legends and weird tales behind horror movies. Specializing in strange history and urban legends, Bekah and Dave explore the real story behind Wes Craven’s movie THE SERPENT AND THE RAINBOW, looking […]

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From The Creators Of INSIDE PSYCHO Comes The HOLLYWOOD & CRIME Podcast!

A few weeks back, we alerted you to the new 6-part podcast series from Wondery titled INSIDE PSYCHO, which told the behind-the-scenes story of the making of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 masterpiece! Well, you may want to check out their investigative docu-drama podcast series HOLLYWOOD & CRIME! The show is back for a special edition where Jim […]

Music 

F**K POLITENESS: The Revolution of MY FAVORITE MURDER

As a life-long fan of professional wrestling and horror movies, I always felt like the odd-girl out in my peer groups. As I got older, my tastes grew even further away from what was expected, and a sense of isolation began bubbling bigger and bigger. Luckily, the horror and film community took to the internet […]

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We Discuss The Work and World Of Clive Barker On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

The entire Shock Waves crew is back! Join Rob Galluzzo, Rebekah McKendry, Elric Kane and Ryan Turek as they delve into all the latest horrors! First up, the gang signs off on the new trailer to the upcoming IT! We dabble in a bit of TV talk with BATES MOTEL, THE WALKING DEAD, THE MAGICIANS and […]

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Blumhouse.com and SHOCK WAVES Nominated for 2016 Rondo Awards!

The nominations are in for this year’s Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards — among the horror genre’s most esteemed honors — and we’re proud to announce that both Blumhouse.com and our flagship SHOCK WAVES podcast made the list for 2016! Blumhouse.com, which celebrated its first year online last October, now has its first Rondo nomination, […]

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Have You Ever Heard Dickie Goodman’s MR. JAWS?

It’s amazing to me how much Steven Spielberg’s masterpiece JAWS has remained an indelible part of pop culture, even some 40 plus years after its original release! A few weeks back, we posted a story about a “Bath Bomb” called JAWSOME, which when dropped into a hot bath will turn your water ocean blue before […]

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Why Everyone Should Listen to the Chilling NoSleep Podcast

Imagine the scariest piece of fiction you’ve read — perhaps a creepypasta on the r/nosleep subreddit — and let a group of talented voice actors bring the text to life. It’s like a modern day audiobook, but good, and without all that self-motivational crap. This is what the NoSleep Podcast is all about. In 2010, the […]

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Check Out a Sneak Preview of Pilot Podcast HALF PAST MIDNIGHT!

Want a pre-Halloween treat of the auditory variety? Then here’s a fun-size morsel for your goodie bag: an exclusive test run of our pilot podcast HALF PAST MIDNIGHT! While the SHOCK WAVES podcast you all know and love is primarily devoted to news and interviews from the world of horror-themed entertainment, HALF PAST MIDNIGHT would be dedicated to creepypastas, […]

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Check Out the First Trailer for Jordan Peele’s Blumhouse Horror Feature GET OUT!

A while ago, we teased the news that multi-talented Jordan Peele signed on with Blumhouse for his feature horror directing debut GET OUT. Just last month, we were thrilled to have Peele join us for a recent episode of our SHOCK WAVES podcast, where he discussed his childhood genre obsessions — which influenced his own […]