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Films 

IT CAME FROM THE VIDEO AISLE! A New Book Chronicling Full Moon Entertainment Arrives This Halloween!

If you’re of a certain age and you grew up during the VHS era, then you no doubt have fond memories of the movies that came out of Full Moon Entertainment. I know I loved them all! From the SUBSPECIES series, to Tim Thomerson kicking ass as both DOLLMAN and Jack Deth in the TRANCERS […]

Comic Books Films 

Stuart Gordon’s Unmade IRON MAN: When The “Masters Of Horror” Almost Made MARVEL Movies

As someone that grew up an avid reader of comic books, we are currently living in glorious times. Most of my favorites have all already graced the silver screen, and they’ll pretty much continue to do so for the next decade. But there was a time when it seemed like we’d never get a live-action […]

Films 

SHOCK WAVES Episode 29: Going BEYOND THE GATES With Jackson Stewart!

On episode 29 of Shock Waves, your hosts Ryan Turek, Rob Galluzzo, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane welcome to the show very special guest Jackson Stewart, the director and co-writer of BEYOND THE GATES! Having known the hosts personally for several years, we dive right into a discussion of his earliest horror recollections, his experiences […]

TV 

Remembering Showtime’s MASTERS OF HORROR: Season Two

Ah ha! Victory is mine — I have successfully binge-watched every episode of MASTERS OF HORROR in two weeks’ time. When we last discussed MOH, we examined possible reasons people might have overlooked the quality of this show. I found both seasons to be enjoyable and grisly, though with a few episodes that weren’t for me scattered […]

Films 

The Stuart Gordon / Arnold Schwarzenegger Horror Movie That Almost Was!

This week’s episode of the Blumhouse.com-produced horror podcast Shock Waves featured very special guests Joe Begos and Graham Skipper, the writer/director and star, respectively, of the upcoming indie Sci-Fi/Horror thriller THE MIND’S EYE. (Out August 5th on VOD and limited theatrical!) A little past the hour mark of the episode, the subject turned to someone […]

Films 

Joe Begos & Graham Skipper Talk Indie Film Making, Stuart Gordon & THE MIND’S EYE On SHOCK WAVES!

This week on our own Blumhouse.com produced horror podcast, we’ve got quite a packed show for you! In the episode embedded below, Blumhouse.com editor-in-chief Rebekah McKendry reports back from the recently wrapped 2016 Fantasia Film Festival, where she got to check out a slew of new genre films including WE ARE THE FLESH (write-up on […]

Films 

Listen To A Lengthy Chat With Elijah Wood & SPECTREVISION All On Horror For Episode 3 Of SHOCK WAVES!

It’s another Wednesday, which means it’s time for another episode of the Blumhouse.com-presented horror podcast SHOCK WAVES! And boy, do we have a great one for you today! Episode 3 is packed with tons of good stuff. First up, join your co-hosts Rebekah McKendry, Elric Kane and (yours truly) Rob Galluzzo as we delve into […]

Films Music 

Remember When BEYOND RE-ANIMATOR Spawned A Terrible Techno Song?

Oh boy. So, last week I was on a RE-ANIMATOR kick, having revisited Stuart Gordon’s classic original paired up with its bizarre, yet entertaining sequel BRIDE OF RE-ANIMATOR for my weekly “Double Take” column. As is the case with most nights, I’m skimming through the selections on all of my streaming services when I spot […]

Films 

The BRIDE OF RE-ANIMATOR That Almost Was!

As is the case with any sequel, usually there are several ideas thrown on the table when it comes to developing a follow-up, especially one for a horror film that almost instantly became a cult classic! How does one even begin to come up with a way to continue the story of Herbert West, RE-ANIMATOR […]

Films 

#RESPECT To Dan Cain, The Heart And Soul Of The RE-ANIMATOR Franchise

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. And it’s about time that Dan Cain from RE-ANIMATOR and […]

Films 

To Make A BRIDE – Revisiting RE-ANIMATOR And Its Sequel!

There comes a point in every horror fan’s life when they finally experience RE-ANIMATOR, and depending on how young (or old) you were at the time, it probably scarred you for life. And if not, I know for me personally, I definitely felt like I was watching something that I absolutely should not be seeing. […]

Films Scary Fun 

Fear of the Unknown: Ten Horror Titles That Almost Were!

Back when horror sites quickly usurped the throne of horror movie scoops from print fright mags, you could rarely go a day without hearing some kind of rumor surrounding your favorite horror properties. This was all before the word “remake” was appropriated as a stigmatic kiss-of-death, and the fates of our favorite horror franchises were […]

Films 

Hyaena Gallery Pays Tribute To “Master Of Horror” Stuart Gordon This Sat. Night!

As we’ve reported before, Hyaena Gallery is one of the greatest, most artist-friendly venues here in Los Angeles, especially for those of us that grew up loving the horror genre. And so, although they regularly showcase original work from a roster of amazingly talented “dark artists” year round, every once in a while, they pull […]