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Bonus SHOCK WAVES Episode! We’re Playing Music Themes From Summer Horrors!

Are you ready for the summer? Your hosts Ryan Turek and Rob Galluzzo are! And for this special bonus episode of Shock Waves, the duo are playing their favorite music themes from “summer” themed horror movies. From the disco grooves of FRIDAY THE 13TH, to the sweet sounds of “Angela’s Theme” in Camp Arawak, to the […]

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Gift Guide: Our Holiday Horror Vinyl Recommendations!

‘Tis that time of year again! It’s the holidays! And while most of us are celebrating in our own unique ways, more than likely by marathoning Christmas horror films, we are living in glorious times when it comes to soundtrack releases. In fact, if you’re having trouble figuring out a good gift for the horror […]

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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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How CASTLEVANIA Led To INSIDIOUS! Leigh Whannell Is On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo (that’s me!), Ryan Turek, Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry as they discuss all the latest horrors on episode 23 of Shock Waves! First, the gang catches up on horror TV with THE EXORCIST, THE WALKING DEAD, ASH VS EVIL DEAD, CHANNEL ZERO and much more. Bekah checked out THE CONJURING […]

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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 […]

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EXCLUSIVE Clip From The WAXWORK Blu-Ray!

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: […]

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UPDATED: Vestron’s RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD 3 Blu-Ray Cover & Specs; Plus BLOOD DINER Clip!

UPDATE: Since our original announcement yesterday, even more special features have been added to the Blu-Ray release. We’ve updated the specs below to reflect these additions.* Lionsgate is going old school. The Vestron Video Collector’s Series Blu-Rays kick off September 27th with brand new, fully restored special editions of CHOPPING MALL and BLOOD DINER. And […]

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Photo Gallery: Son Of Monsterpalooza Slays Burbank Yet Again!

Twice a year, MONSTERPALOOZA, the brainchild of Eliot Brodsky, descends upon Southern California like a dark cloud that attracts like minded horror fanatics and monster enthusiasts to celebrate their love of the macabre. The main event is usually scheduled for the spring, but come mid-September, Burbank is treated to “Son of Monsterpalooza,” the slightly smaller […]

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FRIDAY THE 13TH, GHOSTBUSTERS, RESIDENT EVIL and THE CROW – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

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 […]

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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 […]

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Waxwork Records Update On KRAMPUS, THE WARRIORS, EVIL DEAD 2 & MY BLOODY VALENTINE!

The frequency and quality at which Waxwork Records is putting out vinyl soundtracks is fast and furious! Which is cause for celebration for us fellow vinyl collecting enthusiasts. Waxwork co-founder Kevin Bergeron was the most recent guest on The Damn Fine Cast, a soundtrack-centric podcast co-hosted by our own “Talkin’ Tracks” contributor Tony Giles alongside […]

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Who Was The Coolest Of The WAXWORK Monsters?

Yesterday, we took a look at director Anthony Hickox’s 1988 cult classic VHS hit WAXWORK, and hypothetically discussed the best way to remake it, if the stars had aligned and the timing was right during the golden era of New Line Cinema’s “House Of Horrors.” It’s unlikely that it’d ever happen, but it did put […]