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New 4K Restored Version Of DEAD & BURIED Coming From Blue Underground

On episode 57 of Shock Waves, we were fortunate to have on the show director Gary Sherman! He’s currently touring a brand new restored version of his debut feature DEATH LINE, known to some in the States under its alternate title RAW MEAT. The stellar Blu-Ray set is now available through the fine fiends at […]

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SHOCK WAVES Episode 57: Death Lines, Pimps & Poltergeists with Gary Sherman!

Join the entire Shock Waves crew, Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Rebekah McKendry and Ryan Turek as they welcome very special guest Gary Sherman to the show! But first, the latest horrors! Bekah’s been researching “satanic panic” films and revisited THE SEVENTH SIGN. Elric talks about Tobe Hooper’s SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION. Ryan checked out the 80’s summer […]

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Prepare To Be AMSTERDAMNED By Blue Underground This August!

The fine fiends over at Blue Underground have got a handful of fascinating titles coming at us in the not-too-distant future. A new 3 disc set of Dario Argento’s THE STENDHAL SYNDROME arrive July 25th, Gary Sherman’s cult classic DEATH LINE (known here in the States as RAW MEAT) gets the high def treatment on June […]

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5 Horror Classics You Can Now Stream On SHUDDER!

Have you been taking full advantage of your Shudder account? Do you have Shudder yet? If not, what are you waiting for?! It’s great! There are many ways to watch. You can subscribe online direct through Shudder.com. I subscribe through my Amazon Prime account, which is already hooked up to my living room television. It’s […]

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Crime & Dismemberment: A Look Back at MANIAC COP

From the twisted minds of genre exploitation gurus Larry Cohen (Q THE WINGED SERPENT) and Bill Lustig (MANIAC) comes the most demented tale of law and disorder that ever ignited the caramel covered floors of ’80s grindhouse picture palaces. Shot on location in New York during the late 1980s than at the height of its […]

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Former Rue Morgue Editor-In-Chief Launching Documentary Series UNTOLD HORROR!

This is as cool as it gets. One of the things we, as horror fans, love to speculate on and debate is “unmade” horrors. For example, back when we launched the website on October 1st of 2015, we led off with a great article from Stephen Scarlata on the unseen creature designs for John Carpenter’s […]

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Bill Lustig On His Love Of Movie Soundtracks!

Blumhouse.com: Bill, thanks for joining me today! Mondo has just released another vinyl reissue of Jay Chattaway’s MANIAC score. And I listened to an interview with him recently on the Talkin’ Trax podcast via the Damn Fine Network where he mentions how when you both first met, you had him over and played a bunch […]

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5 Essential Larry Cohen Movies You Need To Check Out

On this upcoming Friday’s episode of the Shock Waves podcast, we are both humbled and honored to welcome writer/director/producer Larry Cohen to the show. The “master of horror” has such a long and vibrant career in the entertainment industry that it’d be impossible to narrow down his biggest achievements in a top 5 list. But […]

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Video Time Capsule – The Controversy Surrounding The Original MANIAC!

These days, it’s very rare for a movie, let alone a horror movie, to cause an upset to the general public on such a grand scale. I’m not talking about the controversial movies like SERBIAN FILM or some of the French extremism that came in the wake of MARTYRS. Those films were movies that die-hard […]

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Rob’s 5 Fondest Episodes Of Killer POV

Last week, myself and my co-hosts, Rebekah McKendry and Elric Kane, wrapped up our time as the Killer POV podcast for the Geeknation network. And although we’re planning to relaunch with Shock Waves later in the month, it’s going to be an extremely difficult act to follow. We had a lot of incredible guests on […]

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The Death of Killer POV: Five Things I Will Never Forget

Watching the movie the world’s gonna end and there ain’t a place for a boy and his friend to go – Mark Oliver Everett I first came to learn of Killer POV through a tweet by Brian Collins. He was the guest for episode six. I had (and still have) this thing where I hate […]

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DOUBLE TAKE – MANIAC (1980) / MANIAC (2012)

To me, the key to a truly great “remake” of a pre-existing horror film is simple. Would the new update make a good double feature with the original movie? When it comes to programming a double feature, the goal is to find two movies with a similar theme that would complement each other. And there’s […]