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5 Tactics THE WALKING DEAD Should Implement in Season 7 to Win Fans Back

It’s no secret that THE WALKING DEAD has been in danger during season seven. Viewer tallies are absolutely plummeting. AMC isn’t going to dump the show on a dime, as 10 million viewers is still mighty impressive. But with dwindling viewership fewer dollars will roll into production, and the show could conceivably take a hit […]

Films 

Why George Romero’s LAND OF THE DEAD Deserves a Second Look

For many of us who grew up during the 1970s and the ’80s, the original George A. Romero zombie trilogy — NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, DAWN OF THE DEAD, and DAY OF THE DEAD — was where it was at if you were a horror fan. Rumors of George doing a fourth movie in […]

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Scientists Calculate How Fast a Zombie Outbreak Could Destroy Humanity (Hint: We’re Screwed)

Forget everything you think you know about survival in a zombie-plagued world — even if you’ve committed DAWN OF THE DEAD to memory, have a dog-eared copy of Max Brooks’ ZOMBIE SURVIVAL GUIDE in your back pocket, and just came off a marathon of every WALKING DEAD season. It’s time to get down to the […]

TV 

10 Reasons Season 7 of The Walking Dead Has Been Absolutely Terrible

Two years ago I was prepared to declare, that with a few more remarkable seasons, AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD would deserve to be recognized as one of the greatest television series’ in history. Then along came the uneven season six with the sketchiest cliffhanger we’ve seen, and season seven feels like it’s going through the […]

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Past Due: Five Genre TV Shows That (May) Have Overstayed Their Welcome

In the past couple of years, an interesting trend has been settling in on genre television: We have seen more series take a “less is more” approach, in regards to longevity. In the past year alone, we’ve seen the third and final seasons of both PENNY DREADFUL and HANNIBAL. Whether by choice or by network […]

Comic Books TV 

AMC’s PREACHER: The Classic Comic vs. the New TV Series!

I saw the PREACHER pilot about two months ago, just before WonderCon, and I was impressed. Having never read the comics, I ordered them immediately — because I wanted to immerse myself more deeply in that world. PREACHER, a comic series that ran from 1995-2000, was created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon (who both act […]

Comic Books TV 

WALKING DEAD Creator Robert Kirkman Talks About His New Horror Series OUTCAST!

Robert Kirkman is well-known to horror fans as the creator of THE WALKING DEAD comic and TV show. On June 3rd, another one of his comic books is coming to television: OUTCAST. The series stars Patrick Fugit (GONE GIRL) as Kyle Barnes, a man who has been plagued by demonic possession all his life. Philip Glenister […]

Films 

ENOUGH! Five Things Horror Needs To Let Rest

I love horror. You love horror. If you didn’t, I can’t imagine why you would be checking out an article on Blumhouse.com. Unless you’re my mom, who doesn’t like horror, but likes seeing her son’s name on the internet. Hi mom! For the rest of us, we need to admit a few things about our […]

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Five Memorable Things About THE WALKING DEAD, Episode 610: “The Next World”

Daryl and Rick go out on a supply run, and while they have success, they meet Jesus, another survivor who wants their supplies. It is hard to get a read on Jesus. He did try to steal the supplies from Daryl and Rick, but he doesn’t use violence. Elsewhere, Spencer goes out on a personal […]

Films 

Giving All Of Our #RESPECT To DAY OF THE DEAD’s Sarah

Sometimes there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, 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 one that deserves all of our respect (and then […]

TV 

AMC Embeds Mid-Season Teasers in New Poster for THE WALKING DEAD!

As the second half of THE WALKING DEAD’s sixth season creeps up on us, the folks at AMC have unveiled a massive, high-resolution key art poster that contains some tantalizing glimpses of the story’s ever-expanding canvas. The collage — which can be downloaded at full size here — was posted today on the show’s official […]

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Seven Unusual Examples of WALKING DEAD Merchandise

With any cultural phenomenon there comes a barrage of merchandise. Some of it expected (t-shirts, posters, action figures) and some of it… well, some of it is just strange. The biggest cultural phenomenon in the last five-plus years is easily THE WALKING DEAD. As you wait for the next Season 6 episode, take a moment […]

Scary Fun Toys 

New York Comic-Con 2015: The Coolest Exclusive Horror Toys!

It seems like very few weekends go by where Wizard World isn’t hosting a Comic-Con somewhere in the country, but the two big ones are undoubtedly San Diego Comic-Con, in the summer, and New York Comic-Con, in the fall. This past weekend, thousands of fans packed into New York’s Javits Center to take in the […]