The 13th Floor

Films 

Is DEEP BLUE SEA 2 Finally Shooting?

For those of you that have a special place in your heart for “shark” films or “sharkspoiltation,” you no doubt hold Renny Harlin’s 1999 flick DEEP BLUE SEA in extremely high regard. Sure, some of the CGI sharks are ridiculous, but there’s some incredible animatronic sharks in the movie, and it’s truly a fun ride, […]

Films 

Battle of the EXORCIST Prequels — EXORCIST: THE BEGINNING vs. DOMINION

How can one gauge the impact William Peter Blatty’s 1971 novel THE EXORCIST — and the subsequent 1973 film — had on popular culture? In 1973, the notion of a nationwide super-hit was still something of a novelty (1972’s JAWS was the first film to be released in theaters nationwide simultaneously, ushering in the modern […]

Real Life Scares 

The Terrifying Mystery of Russia’s “Devil’s Pass” Just Got Scarier

The so-called “Dyatlov Pass Incident” is considered one of the strangest, most controversial unsolved death cases of the past century… and now, after 57 years, a new disturbing epilogue to the story seems to be unfolding. In February of 1959, a group of nine graduate students disappeared while hiking Russia’s Ural Mountains en route to […]