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Five Shocking and Awesome Horror Movie Alternate Endings

Ever pick up a DVD or Blu-ray and learn that the horror movie you’ve been aching to see happened to have an awesome alternate ending? This phenomenon isn’t entirely uncommon, but it’s always an interesting experience. One would automatically assume that an official theatrical release, or a standard home-release edition, would feature, by default, the […]

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Five Minor Injuries That Are Actually the Grossest Moments In Gory Movies

Gory movies are great. There’s nothing I love more than watching Jason Voorhees commit a triple decapitation or seeing a Xenomorph burst out of somebody’s chest cavity. For me, gore (when handled with the right tone) is a way to test the limits of special effects and have some giddy, messy fun with your sense […]

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From Exec-Producer Neil Marshall, A Vengeful Spirit Returns In This First Trailer To DARK SIGNAL!

Here’s a new horror flick to put on your radar! In DARK SIGNAL, the spirit of a murdered girl returns with a message for the staff of a local radio station. Directed by Edward Evers-Swindell, from a script written by Edward Evers-Swindell and Antony Jones, DARK SIGNAL stars Siwan Morris, Gareth David-Lloyd, Joanna Ignaczewska, Duncan […]

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That Time J.J. Abrams Took Stephen King To See THE DESCENT…

This is just a fun video clip we had to share to kick off the weekend right! J.J. Abrams was just on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and the topic turned to horror, in particular Stephen King! Fallon asked about the recently announced and highly anticipated upcoming Hulu series CASTLE ROCK. (Check out the […]

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Five Hilarious Horror Movie Blooper Reels

I’m a longtime horror fan, so there aren’t a lot of movies that faze me anymore. But when a horror flick does get under my skin, leaving me sitting on the couch with the credits rolling and a chill down my spine, there’s one thing I always do: Check to see if there’s a blooper […]

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The DOOMSDAY Sequel That Could Have Been!

Last Friday evening here in Los Angeles, the Cinefamily hosted a late night screening of DOOMSDAY, Neil Marshall’s 3rd feature length film and the follow-up to his acclaimed horror masterpiece THE DESCENT. The movie, a combination of everything from 28 DAYS LATER to ALIENS to ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK to EXCALIBUR to ROAD WARRIOR, played […]

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ATTN LA: See DOOMSDAY This Friday Night with Neil Marshall!

Those of us that live in Los Angeles are so fortunate to have so many revival theaters that program great horror and cult movies on a regular basis. Our friends over at the Cinefamily that host Friday Night Frights always know how to entice us. Case in point: this upcoming Friday’s late night screening. On November […]

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In Defense Of The Damsel In Distress

After the explosion of misogyny that came along with the new GHOSTBUSTERS movie, there’s been a lot of discussion about female representation in male dominated film genres. Women are often regulated to secondary characters and a large amount of films fail the Bechdel test, a test that asks whether a work of fiction features at […]

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SAW Exec Producer Peter Block Resurrecting A New PUMPKINHEAD!

Clark Collis over at Entertainment Weekly broke the scoop that Peter Block, the exec producer on the entire SAW franchise, including the upcoming SAW: LEGACY helmed by the Spierig brothers, is plotting to resurrect PUMPKINHEAD for a 2017 release! Block has acquired the rights to the franchise and is looking for the right director to […]

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Double Dose Of Lycanthropy With HOWL And BAD MOON!

Awe yeah. I’ve been on a bit of a werewolf kick as of late, and decided that I wanted to cater this week’s edition of “Double Take” to this particular horror sub-genre. So I got together with my buddy Josh Miller (of Friday Night Frights fame for all you fellow Los Angeles movie enthusiasts) and […]

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6 New Fantastic Horror Movies Available on Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime recently added several new horror films to their selection including some that are new releases and horror festival faves from last year. Check out their newest genre inclusions below. EX MACHINA (2015) A young computer programmer participates in the study on an android that is unbelievably real.   GOODNIGHT MOMMY (2014) This German […]

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ATTN LA – DOG SOLDIERS Plays The Cinefamily This Fri. At Midnight!

For our Los Angeles based readers, mark your calendars! This upcoming Friday night, November 20th at the Cinefamily, Friday Night Frights is hosting a special midnight screening of the 2002 werewolf cult classic DOG SOLDIERS! Writer/director Neil Marshall will be in attendance and they’ll be screening a rare 35mm print from his own personal collection. […]