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John Cho Joins The Cast Of THE EXORCIST: Season 2!

This is super cool casting news! Deadline reports that John Cho, most recently seen in STAR TREK: BEYOND, the Fox TV series SLEEPY HOLLOW (pictured above), and the upcoming indie COLUMBUS has joined the cast of THE EXORCIST: Season 2, which returns with new episodes on Friday, September 29th on Fox. According to the trade, Season 2 […]

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THE EXORCIST Season 2 Will Arrive Just In Time For Halloween!

One of the best surprises of the last year was Fox’s first season of THE EXORCIST. For a while there, we were patiently awaiting news of a second season, which finally was confirmed a few months back. Now, we know when we’ll be seeing more of Father Tomas and Father Marcus. The official Facebook page […]

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Amen! Fox Renews THE EXORCIST For Season Two!

I’ll be the first to admit how incredibly skeptical I was at the prospect of converting the original 1973 masterpiece film THE EXORCIST into a television series, but I’m happy that Jeremy Slater and company completely proved me wrong and delivered a 10-episode series that acted as both a fresh new take on the material […]

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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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GORE AIN’T WHAT IT USED TO BE

Once upon a time in the chop-socky grindhouse days of yore, gore with all of its crimson spewing and  maggot chewing was the sole stock in horror designed to shock and awe theatre goers. But now sadly gore is as ubiquitous as SCREAM QUEENS. Think I’m joking – I’m not. Back in the 1950s Hammer […]

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5 Movies So Extreme They Sent Viewers to the Emergency Room

Horror is perhaps the single most visceral genre in cinema. Everything in a horror film is designed to stimulate the senses, provoking fear and revulsion in its audience. Those are magnificently powerful physiological responses, and when a horror film goes too far it can actually physically hurt its own audience. You won’t get that from […]

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The Horror Of The Second City’s Cinematic Representation

There’s nothing quite like growing up in Chicago. Midwest charm and gorgeous lakefronts nestle what is still one of the most populous and bustling cities in the entire world. It’s a city of diverse people filled with endless amounts of pride, and quite possibly the greatest food ever cooked. Chicago is my home, my heart, […]

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R.I.P. EXORCIST Creator William Peter Blatty

Novelist, screenwriter and creator of THE EXORCIST William Peter Blatty has sadly passed away. He was 89. Director William Friedkin, who helmed the classic film adaptation of THE EXORCIST was the one to break the news via Twitter. William Peter Blatty, dear friend and brother who created The Exorcist passed away yesterday — William Friedkin […]

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THE EXORCIST TV Series Discussed On The TWO DUDES TALKING Podcast

Tomorrow, Friday, January 13th marks the return of our very own horror podcast Shock Waves. It’ll be the first episode of the year and our first episode back after the extended holiday break. In it, we’ll be looking ahead at our most anticipated horror movies of 2017, but if you need a quick podcast fix, […]

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Rob G.’s 6 Favorite Horror Shows Of 2016!

2016 has not only been one hell of a year for horror movies, but horror television. A few short years ago, you’d be hard pressed to find any options regarding horror themed television program, and yet thanks to the success of things like THE WALKING DEAD and AMERICAN HORROR STORY, a whole slew of terrors […]

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The Real Stories Behind 5 Supposedly Cursed Horror Films

Even if horror films don’t frighten you, sometimes the “behind-the-scenes” production stories are downright chilling. It has long been thought that entire productions could be cursed going all the way back to Shakespeare’s HAMLET. And these production curses are still going on today. Here are some of Hollywood’s most popular cursed movies. POLTERGEIST (1982) The POLTERGEIST […]

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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 […]

Real Life Scares 

True Evil: The Tragic Life of Anneliese Michel

It was well below freezing on February 25, 1978, and the harsh winds weren’t making the environment any friendlier. Still, the stabbing cold didn’t keep a crowd from gathering at the Klingenberg Cemetery in Germany. The onlookers did not come to witness a burial; they were there to watch two men dig up the grave […]