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5 Horror Classics You Can Now Stream On SHUDDER!

Have you been taking full advantage of your Shudder account? Do you have Shudder yet? If not, what are you waiting for?! It’s great! There are many ways to watch. You can subscribe online direct through Shudder.com. I subscribe through my Amazon Prime account, which is already hooked up to my living room television. It’s […]

Films 

BEYOND THE GATES Director Jackson Stewart’s Horror Recommendations!

Earlier this week, we welcomed BEYOND THE GATES director and co-writer Jackson Stewart onto the Shock Waves podcast! Having known Jack personally for several years, I knew the conversation would eventually turn to obscure horror gems. After all, the entire Shock Waves gang hold Stewart responsible for turning us onto the Thanksgiving “slasher” cult classic BLOOD RAGE! […]

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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 […]

Films Music 

BEYONDFEST 2016 Report: THE BEYOND Live Re-Score With Fabio Frizzi!

What’s amazing about our beloved genre is that you don’t have to look far to find a great film festival, convention or event celebrating horror and cult cinema, both of the present and the past. At this point, there are dozens of top-notch, beautifully curated festivals all over the world; each shining the spotlight on […]

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BEYOND FEST Announces Full 2016 Slate – Guests include Paul Schrader, Kurt Russell, James Gunn, Ti West, RZA, and more!

Los Angeles, CA – Thursday, September 8, 2016 – Beyond Fest, the highest attended genre film festival in the US, is excited to announce its full slate of 2016 programming featuring 27 events and 23 West Coast premieres of mind-bending movie madness. Presented by Shudder, Beyond Fest returns to Hollywood’s famed Egyptian Theatre for 12 […]

Films Scary Fun 

Elric Kane’s 5 Favorite Episodes of KILLER POV

Three years of Killer POV podcasting, and it all comes down to this. Five episodes to single out as “favorites” and to hell with the other 135 episodes. First, it’s important to note that I don’t listen back after we tape them, so these picks are from inside the show, how they felt, how engaged […]

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BEYOND FEST 2015 WRAP-UP!

The first week on Beyond Fest 2015 offered up an amazing batch of screenings and events that included an EVIL DEAD double feature with both Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell in attendance, a full on concert with Italian composer Fabio Frizzi, a BETTER OFF DEAD reunion and the premiere of LEGEND! Could week two possibly […]

Films 

Does Classic Italian Eurohorror Have a Place in the Modern Genre?

The following guest editorial was written by Ted Geoghegan, writer/director of this year’s new horror sensation WE ARE STILL HERE, which premieres today on Blu-ray & DVD. While most would agree the modern slasher film was born in Canada with 1974’s BLACK CHRISTMAS, it rose to prominence in the United States, where, to this day, […]

Films Music 

BEYOND FEST MADNESS! Fabio Frizzi Live! EVIL DEAD! BETTER OFF DEAD!

The 3rd annual Beyond Fest has kicked off over at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood, California and judging from the first 4 days, it’s off to a stellar start! While the event kicked off with a special screening of the new Tom Hardy movie LEGEND on Thursday October 1st, this writer wasn’t able to make it down until […]

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BEYOND THE BEYOND – We Talk Lucio Fulci with Bob Murawski!

If you’re even just a casual horror fan, then no doubt you’re familiar with the work of Lucio Fulci. And while everyone has their favorite of his filmography, no one can deny the power of THE BEYOND, which thanks to Grindhouse Releasing has just been given a beautiful, immaculate Blu-Ray release. A few days back, […]

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We Have A “CANNIBAL” Music Chat With Sebastiaan Putseys of One Way Static Records!

One of the biggest advantages of the recent horror soundtrack vinyl revival is that long sought after scores are finally becoming available for the first time, much to the satisfaction of many savvy genre fans. A perfect example would be the soundtracks to two of the most notorious movies of all time CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST and CANNIBAL […]

Scary Fun 

Thinking of Getting a Horror Tattoo? Read This First!

There is no better way to prove your devotion to something than having an image of it permanently and painfully etched into your skin by a grizzled-looking dude in a tank top. No matter how uncool your starting position, a nice tattoo has the uncanny ability to pull you up. Selecting a tattoo is, of course, a […]

Films 

BEYOND FEST Is Back With A Vengeance! Oct 1st-12th!

For the last 2 years, Beyond Fest has been one of the best film festivals to properly kick off the Halloween season, and with this announcement video (which could be my favorite promo for a film fest ever), this year promises to be the biggest and baddest of them all! The video, which features a […]