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TEXAS FRIGHTMARE 2017 Report! BATES MOTEL! Dario Argento! Rob Zombie’s 31, FRIGHT NIGHT & More!

The 2017 iteration of Texas Frightmare Weekend has just wrapped, and the convention was, yet again, a smashing success! Blumhouse.com and Arrow Video were among the primary sponsors, and I found myself fortunate enough to moderate a handful of the panels, along with my Shock Waves co-hosts, so the following may come off as biased, […]

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An Interview with DAWN OF THE DEAD’s Ken Foree About his New Film THE MIDNIGHT MAN!

It’s always a pleasure to see horror icon Ken Foree (DAWN OF THE DEAD, FROM BEYOND, THE DEVIL’S REJECTS, and on and on and on) in a new film, but his upcoming flick THE MIDNIGHT MAN not only features him in a major role, but it allows him a chance to flex his comedy muscles. […]

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Satan as a Feminist Instrument: Exploring THE LORDS OF SALEM

I don’t need to tell Blumhouse readers that Rob Zombie has had a textured and fascinating career. Rob first rose to fame as frontman for well-regarded metal band White Zombie in the 1980s and ’90s, and began mixing techno with metal as part of a well-regarded solo career that spans nearly 20 years and six […]

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Horror Icon Ken Foree Is Back In THE MIDNIGHT MAN!

Growing up as an impressionable genre fan, it’s always fun when you get to that point where you start to recognize certain actors’ faces in various horror movies. For me, I remember at age 14 sitting in a theater for LEATHERFACE: TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE III, and having my little mind blown by this bad-ass named Benny […]

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The Legendary Walter Hill Joins Mick Garris On The Latest POST MORTEM Podcast!

The POST MORTEM podcast on PodcastOne is only on its 4th episode, and yet it’s already among my favorite, must-listen shows. This shouldn’t come as much of a surprise considering it’s hosted by Mick Garris, establish horror writer/director/author, and creator of the “Masters of Horror” TV series. There’s a bevy of incredible archival interviews that […]

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Texas Frightmare UPDATE! THE WALKING DEAD’s Pollyanna McIntosh Joins Guest List!

It’s been a while since we’ve updated you on the upcoming Texas Frightmare convention, taking place the weekend of May 5th-7th in Dallas, Texas. So we thought we’d bring you up to speed. After all, Blumhouse.com is one of the proud sponsors of the convention, along with the fine fiends at Arrow Video US. Just […]

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Mick Garris Launches POST MORTEM Podcast With Special Guest Rob Zombie!

This is just so cool. Mick Garris has long been a staple of the horror community, having helmed a ton of horror movies and television. He’s tackled a handful of Stephen King adaptations, including King’s original screenplay, SLEEPWALKERS, as well as THE STAND and THE SHINING. He told the prequel story of Norman Bates long […]

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Why All Horror Filmmakers Should Take A Note From Rob Zombie

Being a fan of Rob Zombie’s filmmaking can be infuriating at times, and incredibly difficult. This is the man who remade HALLOWEEN, an untouchable, beloved masterpiece and gave Laurie Strode white-girl dreads in the sequel. This is the man who crowd funded his film 31, only for many critics to call it the worst film […]

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Are Horror Sequels Getting Better Than Their Predecessors?

A number of successful horror movies have come out in recent years that have taken audiences by surprise, giving rise to a surge in sequels (we’re talking 4 or 5 here) due to insatiable popularity. The odd thing here is, their sequels were even more popular than the original – a rarity compared to earlier […]

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Hear A Track From Bill Moseley & Phil Anselmo’s New Album “Songs of Darkness And Despair”

Most horror fans like two things: The great Bill Moseley, most well known for his indelible performances as Chop Top in Tobe Hooper’s TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 and as Otis in Rob Zombies first 2 features HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES and THE DEVIL’S REJECTS… And also PANTERA. Well, how would you feel if I told […]

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Exclusive Clip! Rob Zombie On The Casting Process For 31!

Whether you love or don’t love the films of Rob Zombie, you have to admit he’s truly an artist with his own unique voice and aesthetic. And beyond the movies themselves, I’m always personally captivated when he discusses his creative process in interviews or behind-the-scenes featurettes. I mean, the docs on the making-of both THE […]

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Year End Guide To 2016’s Last Batch Of Horror Films!

The year 2016 is winding down to its bitter end, but for us horror fans, we tend to celebrate and look for solace in onscreen horrors as opposed to the real life ones. That’s why we love the genre, isn’t it? Escapism! And this year has had plenty to offer. I’m sure a lot of […]

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We Talk Exorcisms And THE POSSESSION EXPERIMENT With The Great Bill Moseley!

When it comes to horror films revolving around exorcisms, it’s tough not to immediately think of William Friedkin’s 1973 masterpiece THE EXORCIST. But when you cast Bill Moseley as your exorcist? Well, you’ve got our attention! Now available on demand, in digital HD and on DVD is THE POSSESSION EXPERIMENT, the new film from director […]