The 13th Floor

Real Life Scares 

Did This Religious TV Program Contain a Deadly Hidden Message?

Today’s story originated with a user identifying himself as RoboKy, who claims to know bizarre and previously unpublished information about a locally-produced television program known as Words of Light With the Reverend Marly Sachs. The show aired every Sunday from 6-7 am on WSB-TV Channel 2 in Atlanta, Georgia, from October 18, 1987 to Sunday, February […]

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Terror Toys: Five Horror Franchises Worthy of Their Own Action Figures

Toys. Action Figures. Collectibles. If there’s a movie or TV series with even a modicum of popularity, chances are there’s some form of plastic totem, ranging from the cute and kitschy Funko figures to the insanely articulated and intricate work from Hot Toys. But while superhero franchises and sci-fi blockbusters take up a sizable chunk of real estate at […]

Real Life Scares 

The Sad Fate of the “Glory To God Man” — Abraham Lincoln’s Avenger

I have a minor obsession with Abraham Lincoln. To be more exact, I have a minor obsession with the events surrounding his death by the bullet of an actor turned assassin. What really interests me is the stories of the people who found themselves mixed up in the story of Lincoln’s untimely death. Stories like […]

Films TV 

ASH VS. EVIL DEAD, THE WALKING DEAD and Comic-Con 2016 – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

It’s almost that time of year again, when pop culture fans converge on San Diego, CA to share their love of superheroes, sci-fi, fantasy and horror. And as always, the entertainment industry is going to use Comic-Con as an excuse to make big announcements and reveal exciting footage. This week on the Horror News Rundown […]

Films TV 

ALIEN: COVENANT, PREACHER and Stephen King – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

It’s a really fun week for news so we’re just going to dive in quickly. On the latest Horror News Rundown you’re going to get a glimpse at ALIEN: COVENANT, go behind the scenes of PREACHER, delve into the history of THE X-FILES, and find out how you can help one of the creepiest filmmakers […]

Comic Books TV 

AMC’s PREACHER: The Classic Comic vs. the New TV Series!

I saw the PREACHER pilot about two months ago, just before WonderCon, and I was impressed. Having never read the comics, I ordered them immediately — because I wanted to immerse myself more deeply in that world. PREACHER, a comic series that ran from 1995-2000, was created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon (who both act […]

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From SWAMP THING to PREACHER: The History of Vertigo Comics

Karen Berger started working at DC Comics straight out of college in 1979. Smarter than most of her peers, and twice as dedicated, Karen was the assistant to Paul Levitz, who was a wunderkind himself. Levitz had spent the 70s building his name at DC, and would become one of the most important writers and […]

Comic Books 

The Most Outrageous PUNISHER Kills

In the comic book world, if you’re a criminal and you happen to see that “Skull” logo headed your way, then no doubt it’s the last thing you’ll ever see as you’re about to come to a terrible, horrific end at the hands of Frank Castle, aka THE PUNISHER. Originally introduced as a villain in The […]

Films 

HALF-LIFE, THE CROW and MUSICAL RESIDENT EVIL?! – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Development Hell is a lot like actual Hell, in that nobody wants to go there and hardly anything ever leaves. This week on the Horror News Rundown we’re getting updates on several promising film franchises that are either trying to emerge from the Hollywood production quagmire or sinking ever deeper inside of it. (Usually both.) […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse Writer Derek Faraci

Our ongoing series of interviews with the Blumhouse crew continues, in which we share our collective passion for all things scary, discuss our personal and career histories in the genre we all know and love, reveal our favorite films, and maybe even share a few spooky stories. Today we sit down for a Q&A with […]