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The Shocking True Crime Case That Derailed FRIGHT NIGHT 3!

Tom Holland’s 1985 vampire flick FRIGHT NIGHT is a bonafide horror classic. Almost every genre fan remembers that poster or VHS box art from childhood. They’ve most certainly quoted the film’s many memorable catch phrases or worn a T-shirt that read “You’re so cool, Brewster!” Or “Welcome to FRIGHT NIGHT… for real.” And while it […]

Films 

Which Jerry Dandrige Is Your Kind Of Vampire?

Earlier this week, I took in a double feature of the original 1985 FRIGHT NIGHT paired up with its 2011 remake FRIGHT NIGHT 3D. Revisiting both films really got me thinking about their lead vampire villains. Despite being based on the same material, both were completely different interpretations of the same character. And in terms […]

Films 

Showing Our #RESPECT To Peter Vincent, the Great Vampire Killer

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. And who better to celebrate this week than Peter Vincent as portrayed […]

Films 

Welcome To FRIGHT NIGHT… The Double Feature… For Real!

To me, the key to a truly great “remake” of a pre-existing horror film is simple. Would the new update make a good double feature with the original movie? When it comes to programming a double bill, the goal is to find two movies with a similar theme that would complement each other. And there’s […]

Scary Fun 

EXCLUSIVE: Poster Artwork for Ken W. Hanley’s Book THE I IN EVIL!

Ken Hanley, Managing Editor of Fangoria.com, is about to release his monumental new book THE I IN EVIL: ACCEPTING AND EMBRACING THE MONSTER YOU ARE – a kind of self-help guide for the monsters we all know and love. Hanley graciously offered us a first peek at one of the book’s new promotional posters – […]