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The Directors Of Horror Anthology XX Are On SHOCK WAVES Episode 38!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they discuss all the latest horrors! First up, they talk about the new Netflix series SANTA CLARITA DIET. Ryan and Rob give their thoughts on RINGS. Bekah watched SATANICO PANDEMONIUM and HOWL. Elric reports back on POLTERGEIST 2, CHUD, CLINICAL and the […]

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THE PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS Remake That Almost Was!

This week on episode 37 of the Shock Waves podcast, we had on very special guest Javier Gutiérrez, the director of RINGS, now in theaters. The discussion jumped around to various aspects of his career – from his early short films, to his impressive debut BEFORE THE FALL, to all the abandoned projects in between […]

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From PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE To PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS To THE CROW; RINGS Director Javier Gutiérrez Tells All On SHOCK WAVES!

Ryan Turek is back with a report from Sundance, and he joins co-hosts Rob Galluzzo and Elric Kane to catch up on all the latest horrors. First up, Rob goes into the third dimension with TEXAS CHAINSAW 3D and Twilight Time’s new release THE MAD MAGICIAN. Ryan tells us about the new RESIDENT EVIL, both […]

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THE RING is Based on Two Horrifying (Supposedly Real) Japanese Legends! [VIDEO]

The newest installment in THE RING franchise, RINGS, is releasing to theaters this weekend on February 3rd. But did you know the terrifying ghost from THE RING series, Samara, is based on two Japanese legends? Check out the video below to learn about the frightening ghost stories that influenced this epic film series.

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Samara Unleashed! TODAY Co-Host Natalie Morales Surprised In Perfectly Orchestrated RINGS Prank!

You can’t keep a good ghoul down! And if there’s one thing I love about THE RING franchise, both in Japan and here in the States, is that any time a new movie comes out, the marketing team never runs out of ways to incorporate Samara / Sadako into a well orchestrated prank! Case in […]

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Samara Strikes In This RINGS TV Store Prank Video!

There have been RING-inspired prank videos in the past, usually in Japan, and when you watch those, you can see people losing their minds. The lead character of the original RING series, Sadako, has really been embedded into their pop culture that everyone knows (and fears) her. Here in the States, it’s been a really […]

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Samara Is Back In Final RINGS Trailer! In Theaters Feb. 3rd!

Hot on the heels of the poster reveal a few days back, and after speculating about it on our look back at the trailers from THE RING franchise, Paramount Pictures has dropped one final trailer for the upcoming sequel RINGS, due in theaters February 3rd! Watch it below! Wow. This is much different than the […]

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A Look Back At Every Trailer From THE RING Franchise!

Yesterday, Paramount Pictures dropped the latest theatrical poster for RINGS, the latest in the Samara saga, which is meant to revive THE RING franchise. With the February 3rd release date looming, perhaps we’ll get another trailer to tease a bit more about the movie before it hits theaters? But regardless, when a new entry in […]

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Samara Returns! New RINGS Poster Drops!

It’s been a while since we’ve had a proper sequel in THE RING franchise, at least for the American version of the series. But finally, Samara will return in 2017! February 3rd to be exact. And Paramount Pictures has just released the new poster which reminds you exactly what happens when you watch the infamous […]

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28 Horror Movies That Make Us Excited for 2017

The horror genre is alive and well and will probably live forever — so we all have a lot to look forward to next year, and the year after that, and so on, and beyond. But let’s just focus on 2017 for the moment, shall we? After a banner year for scary movies in 2016, […]

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13 Horror Movie Remakes & Reboots Coming in 2017

Yesterday I wrote an article on how remakes and reboots are an inevitable part of Hollywood (read it here). Love them or hate them, there are plenty of horror reboots and remakes heading your way in 2017. Here are the thirteen that we are paying close attention to. AMITYVILLE: THE AWAKENING Releasing: January 5, 2017 […]

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THE DARK TOWER TV Series, FRIDAY THE 13TH Part 13 and TREMORS 6 – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Out with the new, in with the new. This week, horror fans shook their fist at finicky fate, which has delayed or flat out canceled several exciting upcoming horror films, but which also promised us a series of encouraging new films and shows, including a spin-off of a Stephen King franchise, another sequel to a […]

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Samara Returns In The New American RINGS Trailer! Coming This October!

Earlier this year in Japan, the infamous Sadako from THE RING franchise got to go up against Kayako from THE GRUDGE series and duke it out until the er… after-death. But it’s been a long, long time since there’s been any (paranormal) activity revolving around their American counterpart Samara. 11 years to be exact as […]