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THE WITCH Director & Star May Re-Team for NOSFERATU Remake!

It seems just yesterday the groundbreaking art-house historical horror epic THE WITCH scored global critical acclaim while landing on many horror fans’ Top 10 lists for 2016… but this recent news is likely to stir up even more controversy among genre audiences and film historians alike. Justin Kroll of Variety just announced award-winning director Robert […]

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Metal, Madness and Murder Meet with SADISTIC INTENT in This Heavy Indie Thriller

Writer-director Eric Pennycoff has seriously deep roots in independent genre cinema; he’s an alumni of Larry Fessenden’s legendary company Glass Eye Pix, and has worked frequently with Brooklyn, NY-based production outfit Midnight Treehouse (behind the “M is for Mariachi” segment of ABCs OF DEATH 2.5 and the sci-fi short THE POD), to name just a […]

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It’s the DAY OF THE WOMAN with BJ Colangelo on SHOCK WAVES Episode 60!

Exploitation month continues on SHOCK WAVES, as hosts Rob Galluzzo, Ryan Turek, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane are joined by special guest — and frequent Blumhouse.com contributor — BJ Colangelo, author of genre blog DAY OF THE WOMAN, who kicks off the conversation with the always-controversial topic of “rape/revenge” cinema. Also in this week’s news: […]

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Relive a Deadly Paranormal Incident (and its Aftermath) in the Chilling Short INTRUDERS!

Without a single word of dialogue, Quebec-based filmmaker and FX artist Santiago Menghini has conjured slow-burn chills and some seriously intense scares with his stylish, dreamlike horror short INTRUDERS — based in part on a pair of short comic-book stories by Al Columbia (“5:45 AM”) and Uno Moralez (“Jacov”), with a third tale (“Inspector”) that ties […]

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Check Out the Ultra-Chilling Trailer for Darren Aronofsky’s MOTHER!

It’s been ages since director Darren Aronofsky delved into the realm of dark fantasy and surreal psychological horror with the critically-acclaimed and multi-award-winning BLACK SWAN… but if the first full-length trailer for his upcoming feature MOTHER! is any indication, it looks like he’s going even darker for this new project. After unveiling this gorgeously macabre […]

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Throwback Video! THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS Musical As Performed By Legos!

One of the great joys I had several years back during my time with FEARnet (R.I.P.) was being invited, along with the rest of the crew to go see a performance of SILENCE! THE MUSICAL in Los Angeles. With original lyrics & music by Jon Kaplan & Al Kaplan, this hilarious “unauthorized’ parody based on the Academy […]

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What Terrors Lurk In The Short Film… DOWNSTAIRS?

We always like to leave you with a little bite-sized horror short as we dive into the weekend. Today, we have something special for you. It’s a bit longer than the average short, so perhaps you’ll like to save this for later tonight when you can dim the lights and crank the sound, but below […]

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8 Horror Films with Only One Main Location

Over the past decade, as horror film budgets drop more and more, productions are always looking for ways to cut costs. One of the biggest means of doing so is to reduce the number of locations. This money-saving trend has forced filmmakers to utilize single settings as a means of enhancing the horror. And some horror films […]

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The Many Faces Of Ted Raimi On Episode 58 Of SHOCK WAVES!

Ted Raimi joins your hosts Ryan Turek, Rob Galluzzo and Rebekah McKendry for Episode 58 of Shock Waves, but first, the latest horrors! Bekah reports back from the Fantasia Film Festival and caught a lot of gems to look out for including NOVEMBER, DELIVER US, THE LAPLACE’S DEMON, GAME OF DEATH, LOVE & OTHER CULTS, […]

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Five Horror Movies With Totally WTF Concepts

Besides the well-designed posters and intriguing trailers, another element that draws my interest in a horror movie like a magnet to the fridge is a uniquely original, out-of-this-world concept that will eventually make me say “Fuck yeah, bring it on!” If you’re like me, seeking something entirely refreshing, weird and over-the-top in your genre viewing — […]

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CINEMA IN EXTREMIS: Cautionary Tale or Sick Exploitation? The Controversial MEGAN IS MISSING

[Warning: Some screenshots below are quite disturbing and not safe for work.] There are many movies, across all genres, that have historically generated controversy and public outcry for tackling topics that seem on the surface to be at cross-purposes with the filmmakers’ intent. Often it’s the same old “art or exploitation?” argument that’s hounded certain […]

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Fulci Lives! CAVITYCOLORS Introduces New ZOMBIE Pin… With Spinning Eye-Worms!

Man, oh man. The modern world of horror collectibles never ceases to amaze me. I still remember a time when it was next to impossible to find a freakin’ action figure of your favorite horror icon. Now they’re everywhere. Shirts, lunch boxes, toys, and yes, enamel pins have taken the horror world by storm as […]

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SUFFER, LITTLE CHILDREN – Britain’s Most Controversial Horror Movie Of The ’80s Is Coming To DVD Fully Uncut!

When it comes to cult, horror, and just plain old weird cinema, the fine fiends at Severin-Films are always delivering. Their Intervision brand specializes in long-lost shot-on-video gems. And now, they’ve uncovered Britain’s most controversial horror movie of the ’80s! SUFFER, LITTLE CHILDREN is coming to DVD on August 29th! Seeing is believing, folks! “Gruesome… […]