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Nightmarish Video Shows a Blood-Red Cloud Descending on a Brazilian Town

If you’re already on edge anticipating the cosmic horrors which could feasibly be triggered by today’s historic solar eclipse (assuming you’re reading this in North America, that is), the following story probably won’t be very reassuring… A post shared by 🎀Irenny Vieira 🎀 (@irenny_ynneri) on Aug 17, 2017 at 4:47pm PDT In fact, when it […]

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CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND Returns To Theaters September 1st!

Wow, this is cool! In honor of the 40th anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s classic feature CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, Sony Pictures has recently done a 4K restoration and is planning on re-releasing the film in theaters on September 1st. I have to tell you, I hadn’t seen this movie since I was really, […]

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Was CRITTERS Based on a Real Story?: Exploring the Kelly-Hopkinsville Alien Encounter

Was there genuine truth to the Kelly–Hopkinsville encounter? It’s one of history’s greatest questions and time has left it surprisingly powerless. That’s not a complete mystery when you consider today’s technology, the elaborate depths one will dive too in order to create the most believable hoax, and what can be presented and spread like wild […]

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15 Years Later: PART TWO Of Our Chat With THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES Director Mark Pellington!

Read PART ONE of our interview with Mark Pellington right here. Adam Barnick: Do you think John Klein was brought to Point Pleasant in order to LEARN to let go?  To accept not getting answers? Mark Pellington: What transported him there that night, to go through this experience, to the phone call with Laura Linney […]

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Watch Sigourney Weaver Battle a New Alien Foe in Neill Blomkamp’s Apocalyptic Short RAKKA!

Even if you’ve given up hope on seeing Ellen Ripley’s return to the xenomorph universe in the perpetually-postponed (and very likely doomed) ALIEN 5, with DISTRICT 9 director Neill Blomkamp behind the camera, this is still very big news indeed… and hints at something perhaps even bigger. Blomkamp chose to kick off his new experimental […]

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The Strangest, Creepiest YouTube Channels of All Time

YouTube is a bottomless well of the collective unconscious: If you dig around, you’ll discover sad things, wonderful things, and deeply strange things. Even when it’s not trying to be, YouTube is often an unnerving place. The following collection of creepy YouTube channels mixes intentionally spooky content with channels that may have some other purpose, but succeed […]

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Five More Completely Bizarre Movies You’ve Probably Never Seen

Inspired by previous lists of bizarre, hard-to-find movies recently posted here [if you missed our first and second installments, check those out ASAP], I’ve compiled my own collection of obscurities. The five films below are rarely seen and mostly unknown, but cinematic explorers who seek ‘em out will be rewarded with strange delights unknown to the average person. […]

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Screen Junkies Offers An “Honest” Look At Both ALIENS And PROMETHEUS!

It’s no secret that we love what those fine fiends at Screen Junkies do, especially when it comes to their “Honest Trailer” series. They’re usually pretty spot on with their, well…. I was about to write “critiques,” but let’s go with “observations,” shall we? With ALIEN: COVENANT now in theaters, a lot of genre fans have […]

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Get Your ALIEN: COVENANT Apparel & Pins From FRIGHT-RAGS Now!

You know the deal by now. In terms of high-quality horror, sci-fi and cult apparel, Fright-Rags is among the best in the biz. And often times, they’ll set their sights on classics such as TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE, John Carpenter’s THE THING or THEY LIVE. But with the release of ALIEN: COVENANT this weekend, which […]

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Beyond COMMUNION: The Strange Case of Whitley Strieber

If you grew up in the 1980s, you were probably traumatized by the work of Whitley Strieber—the author whose work inspired the ultraviolent werewolf movie WOLFEN (1981), the prurient vampire movie THE HUNGER (1983), and the supposedly true-to-life alien abduction movie COMMUNION (1989).  That’s right…. Strieber not only wrote about terrifying otherworldly creatures; he claims […]

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Aliens Speaking Through Radio Waves: The History of the Wow! Signal

In one of my previous articles, I discussed underwater sounds which may possible have come from enormous underwater creatures yet to be discovered aka The Bloop.  This time we put our ear to space for what might just be a communication from other worldly creatures in a galaxy far, far away. “The Wow! Signal” was […]

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Danny McBride Talks His Life-Long Love Of The ALIEN Franchise!

Although he’s most well known for his comedic work, Danny McBride is one of us! Earlier this week, he was on the Conan O’Brien show to discuss his upcoming role as Tennessee in ALIEN: COVENANT, and he brought up a humorous story about his first meet director Ridley Scott, and how he convinced his parents to […]

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Test Your Xenomorph IQ With Our ALIEN Movie Quiz!

ALIEN: COVENANT is hitting theaters on May 19th — so like a good little horror fan I’ve been marathoning the ALIEN franchise in anticipation. It’s such a fascinating series, with so many unique visions at the helm, that I couldn’t resist putting together a little round of trivia for you all. Check out the quiz […]