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I have a confession to make: When I was a kid, I was a huge Michael Jackson fan — so much so that I took a little heat from it from other kids. Despite this, I was scared to death of the THRILLER music video. I grew up in a time when my Dad would […]


Vestron Preps 3-Movie WARLOCK Collection For Blu-Ray!

Lionsgate has been doing a pretty stellar job with their Vestron line of Blu-Ray collector’s editions. Thus far, we’ve seen long awaited special editions of the WAXWORK movies, RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD 3, PARENTS and most recently the WISHMASTER collection. They’ve recently announced another collection which will satisfy the compulsive completists in us all… […]


Vestron Video Announces THE UNHOLY For Blu-Ray 6/27!

So far, we’ve seen quite a lot of horror cult classics make their way to Blu-Ray thanks to the new line of Vestron Video titles coming to us courtesy of Lionsgate. Next on the horizon? THE UNHOLY! Check out the trailer and full details below! Say your prayers before the Vestron Video Collector’s Series releases […]


The Directors Of Horror Anthology XX Are On SHOCK WAVES Episode 38!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they discuss all the latest horrors! First up, they talk about the new Netflix series SANTA CLARITA DIET. Ryan and Rob give their thoughts on RINGS. Bekah watched SATANICO PANDEMONIUM and HOWL. Elric reports back on POLTERGEIST 2, CHUD, CLINICAL and the […]


BLOOD DINER Director Jackie Kong Is On SHOCK WAVES Proving That “Kong Is King!”

Ryan Turek is at Sundance these next two weeks, so hosts Rob Galluzzo (yours truly), Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane carry on and catch up on all the latest horrors! Both Elric and Rob talk about their “PIECES” party with MTV’s SCREAM cast members John Karna and Carlson Young, who got to witness J.Piquer Simon cult […]


Vestron Prepping 4-Movie WISHMASTER Collection For Blu-Ray!

The new Blu-Ray line of Vestron titles from Lionsgate are in full swing now! After giving us cult classics such as WAXWORK, CHOPPING MALL and BLOOD DINER, followed up by the PARENTS Blu-Ray later this month (see exclusive clip here), it looks like one of their well-known franchises is about to get a high def upgrade. […]


Exclusive Clip From The Upcoming PARENTS Blu-Ray!

The new Vestron line of Blu-Ray’s from Lionsgate continues to press forward, and this January 31st, you can pick up the 1989 cult classic PARENTS in it’s new high def format! The disc is loaded with all new special features including a commentary, isolated score and several new featurettes. We’ve got the full specs for […]


SHOCK WAVES Episode 25 Part 2: Vestron Video Reborn!

In Part 2 of episode 25, join your hosts Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry as they welcome on special guests Chela Johnson and Garo Setian from Lionsgate! Chela is the Vice President of marketing in Home Entertainment and the one that helped make this Vestron line a reality! And Garo is […]

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SHOCK WAVES Episode 25 Part 1: DRACULA, THE PURGE & Listener Questions Answered!

In Part 1 of episode 25, the whole gang consisting of Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry gather to discuss the latest horrors! Ryan reports back from New Orleans over Halloween weekend, and tells us about the House Of Shock haunted house! Elric watched THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR, a double bill of […]


5 Things We Love About The WAXWORK Blu-Ray!

Ever since Blu-Ray won the war as the dominant high definition format over the almost completely forgotten HD DVD, I’ve been eagerly anticipating the upgrade for Anthony Hickox’s 1988 cult classic horror mash up, WAXWORK. It was one of those titles that I rented repeatedly on VHS and was just absolutely in love with. Throwing […]



From the moment that Lionsgate announced they’d be re-launching their Vestron line as a series of new collector’s editions Blu-Rays, I hoped that among the initial slate would be one of my absolute favorite monster mashes, WAXWORK! And sure enough, this Tuesday October 18th, WAXWORK arrives as part of a double bill with WAXWORK II: […]



Horror fans have a lot to celebrate this week… and also a lot of disappointments. Big new movies are coming, exciting possible projects got canceled, and some new trailers are here to blow your mind or at least keep you busy for a few, joyous minutes. Let’s not waste any more time. Here’s this week’s […]


Vestron Video’s 5 Coolest Horror Movie Promo Items

Long before Scream Factory, there was Vestron Video. If you were alive and renting during the VHS boom of the 1980s, you damn sure remember Vestron Video. Founded in 1981, Vestron was one of the dominant players in the industry throughout the decade, and the company’s iconic logo played before so many beloved ’80s horror […]