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Was 1987 the Best Year in Horror Movie History?

Pinpointing the greatest year for genre releases isn’t easy. In fact, if we were to really explore the topic, we’d be combing through decade upon decade and thousands of films, and you’d end up attempting to read a 30,000-word article on your lunch break. That’s not going to happen. What has happened, however, is that […]

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The 10 Best Gateway Horror Films To Bring In New Fans

A lot of people talk about gateway horror movies, the ones that usher the previously uninitiated into the hallowed halls of our beloved genre. These films usually have a few things in common like accessibility, reliability, and not being too intense. In other words, they’re easy to find, easy to understand, and showcase one or more […]

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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 […]

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5 Badass Heavy Metal Hair Band Horror Films

The 1970’s flamboyance of The New York Dolls and Alice Cooper along with the hammer guitar mastery of Eddie Van Halen paved the way for Aqua Net bands like Motley Crue and Hanoi Rocks (yes, I know the irony of putting those two bands in the same sentence). These ultra-coifed purveyors of metal dominated the […]