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Stephen King Examines Childhood Fears in This Amazing Animated Short

Back in October of 1989, during an interview for WAMC’s Public Radio Book Club, Stephen King was posed a question he’s likely heard thousands of times over the course of his four-decade career: Where do our darkest fears come from? King could have provided a generic answer… but instead, he does what he does best: […]

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We’ve Uncovered Jordan Peele’s TOP 5 Horror Movies!

Comedian Jordan Peele was the special guest on the latest episode of the Shock Waves podcast, presented by Blumhouse.com and it was to celebrate and talk about all things horror! Although he’s mostly known for his work on the hit sketch comedy series KEY & PEELE, as well the recent flick KEANU, Peele recently wrapped […]

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Master Of Horror Mick Garris Unleashes New Novella UGLY!

Mick Garris continues to be tremendously prolific in all his creative endeavors. The creator of the Showtime series “Masters Of Horror” just wrapped up an episode of the show DEAD OF SUMMER, which premieres June 28th on the Freeform network. He’s also recently done episodes of WITCHES OF EAST END and RAVENSWOOD; Scream Factory recently announced […]

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THE SHINING is Now an Opera!

Last week saw the opening of a rather strange theatrical debut as the Minnesota Opera House began their run of THE SHINING OPERA. Stephen King’s book THE SHINING is a cornerstone of horror literature, and the Stanley Kubrick film adaptation is heralded by many of as canon horror cinema. So how did this strange marriage […]

Check Out The Long-Lost Michael Jackson Video Directed By Mick Garris & Written By Stephen King!

When it comes to long form music videos, no one has quite topped the mega event that was Michael Jackson’s THRILLER. Directed by John Landis with FX by Rick Baker, THRILLER remains to this day not only one of the greatest music videos of all time, but one of the great horror short films too! […]

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Does This Creepy Photo Prove THE SHINING’s Stanley Hotel is Really Haunted?

Since you’re here, we’re going to assume that you’re a horror fan, and if you’re a horror fan, then we’ll also assume that you’re quite familiar with THE SHINING — whether it be Stephen King’s classic novel, Stanley Kubrick’s epic 1980 film, or even the 1997 miniseries which King produced. You probably also know that […]

NSFW! The 6 Most F-ed Up NINE INCH NAILS Music Videos You’ll Ever See

Ever since their inception in 1988, NINE INCH NAILS has been pushing the boundaries of what can be accomplished both sonically and artistically. From the very beginning, Trent Reznor has always approached all aspects of Nine Inch Nails as a work of art, made all the more apparent by the collaborators he’s chosen for things like album cover […]

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Even Horror Film Locations Can Get Bad YELP Reviews!

Often in horror it’s hard to understand how a certain place can stay in business for so long. One would think establishments that prey on vulnerable guests or hotels that are ridiculously haunted would be hard pressed to find patrons. But, business is always booming in the horror genre because if it wasn’t, we wouldn’t […]

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The True Story Behind the Legendary “Lost Ending” of THE SHINING

Stanley Kubrick’s THE SHINING has one hell of an ending: maniac Jack Torrance’s frozen grimace, followed by the slow push-in on the antique photograph on the Overlook Hotel wall, is one of the most memorable one-two gut-punches in film history. But Kubrick’s original version of the film included another scene inserted between these two iconic […]

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THE CHICKENING: This Psychotic Poultry-Themed SHINING Remix Will Break Your Brain Forever

The clip you’re about to witness is without a doubt the most bug-shit insane five minutes of video you’ll see all week… no, scratch that. All year. ALL YEAR. THE CHICKENING, a short film by Canadian directing team “Smearballs” — a.k.a. Nick DenBoer and Davy Force — recently annihilated audiences at both TIFF and the […]

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London Commuters Stalked by Nightmare Doll Twins

If you thought the Grady Twins from THE SHINING were terrifying, imagine how Londoners felt recently when their morning commute was accompanied by the arrival of two young girls wearing Victorian-era dresses and porcelain doll-like masks. According to Western Daily Press, the 10-year-old girls were spotted at various locations around London, including busy streets and […]