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Celebrate 30 Years of PREDATOR and Hunt Down These Collectibles!

Thirty years ago, an alien hunter messed with the wrong major and wound up exploding himself all over the jungle of Val Verde. PREDATOR debuted on June 12, 1987 and we’ve been obsessed with those heat-seeking killers ever since. The John McTiernan-helmed film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Shane Black, Jesse Ventura, Bill Duke, Richard Chaves and […]

Real Life Scares 

This Creepy Video Shows a Snake Puking Up Another Live Snake

Happy Friday, dear readers! If you’re missing the latest installment in my weekly NSFW column CINEMA IN EXTREMIS, don’t worry — it’ll be back next Friday. In the meantime, here’s something totally disgusting that might help tide you over… plus, it’s real! Details of the story were provided by National Geographic, who tend to pull […]

Comic Books 

The Best Horror Comics of May 2017!

May was a major month for comic books, and genre comics in particular. Image, Dark Horse and IDW pumped out a number of stellar works, but they weren’t alone in their mission to entertain; a handful of indie publishers also jumped into the mix, and made a case for recognition with some top-notch reads. Here’s […]

Real Life Scares 

Scientist Discovers Snakes Are Teaming Up to Hunt in Packs

If you’ve been following our stories on nature’s creepiest (and sometimes deadliest) creatures and what they’ve been up to lately, it’s possible you’re starting to worry about an approaching animal apocalypse involving some combination of spiders, snakes, alligators or the like. Well, let’s just say this new discovery isn’t going to help calm your fears. […]

Films 

Was 1987 the Best Year in Horror Movie History?

Pinpointing the greatest year for genre releases isn’t easy. In fact, if we were to really explore the topic, we’d be combing through decade upon decade and thousands of films, and you’d end up attempting to read a 30,000-word article on your lunch break. That’s not going to happen. What has happened, however, is that […]

Films 

Journeying Into PREDATOR’s Universe: Ranking all PREDATOR Projects So Far

The Predator has been a fixture of pop culture since John McTiernan’s 1987 survival horror bonanza PREDATOR hit the big screen. In the 30 years to pass since the flick’s arrival, a myriad of PREDATOR projects have landed on big screens, retail shelves and filled warehouses before eventual homes. This beastly spinal column collecting monstrosity […]

Films TV 

CHARMED, STRANGER THINGS and CULT OF CHUCKY — This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The whole entertainment industry shut down for the holidays, but they’re back and so are we with exciting new developments in the world of horror movies and television! This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re highlighting the reboot of a cult classic fantasy series, the latest entry in a beloved horror franchise, the start […]

Films 

Your ALIEN, PREDATOR and TERMINATOR Trivia is Wrong!

Some movie trivia is so ridiculously well known that I don’t even think it deserves to qualify as “trivia” anymore. By now we all know that Michael Myers’ mask from the original HALLOWEEN was just an off-the-rack Captain Kirk mask, painted white. And we’ve probably all heard that the blood in Alfred Hitchcock’s PSYCHO was […]

Films Scary Fun 

Check Out Hyaena Gallery’s Bold 3D Art Exhibit!

When it comes to bridging the gap between horror films, pop culture and art, we often turn to our friends at Hyaena Gallery who host monthly exhibits that manage to celebrate all three of those things in style. Last month, they had a pretty unique set-up for the Monsterpalooza convention here in Los Angeles, a […]

Films 

THE PREDATOR, THE DARK TOWER and TALES FROM THE DARKSIDE – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

For once, the “boos” you hear aren’t coming from the ghosts in your attic, they’re coming from th Cannes Film Festival. This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re taking a look at the ambitious art house horror flicks that are dividing audiences at the most prestigious film festival in the world, and also giving […]

Films 

Alien Alert! Watching WITHOUT WARNING And PREDATOR 3D!

When it comes to curating weekly double features, sometimes you really have to go for it. And while I’ve previously paired up original horror movies with their remakes, and sometimes films with their sequels, this one was too fun an idea to pass up! I finally obtained Scream Factory’s release of the long-lost 1980 alien […]

Films Toys 

Ever Wanted To Wear An ALIEN Xenomorph Ring? Now You Can!

Today is officially ALIEN DAY! And it’s been a blast seeing everyone across our social media pages celebrate by posting their favorite xenomorph poses. We’ve been getting in on the fun with some of our editorial. Yesterday, we looked at the coolest collectibles coming out today for ALIEN DAY. Earlier today, Greg analyzed and made […]

Films TV 

THE WALKING DEAD, AMERICAN HORROR STORY and a Whole Lot of Clowns – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The biggest horror TV shows in the world might be joined by the weirdest horror TV show in history, but we’re getting ahead of ourselves. This week on the Horror News Rundown we’re looking at hit shows, exciting upcoming blockbusters, clowns… and klowns? Read on, if you dare… AMERICAN HORROR STORY: You Know, For Kids! […]