Seven Questions with the creator of Lore Podcast, Aaron Mahnke!

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At the heart of every horror story is a little sliver of truth. No matter how small, the effectiveness of successful horror is almost always directly correlated to our ability to accept what we’re seeing or hearing as identifiable. Folklore has a timeless and powerful influence in the things that we fear, and the beliefs […]

FICTIONAL FRIGHTS – Danni Winn’s “COUNTING BACKWARDS”

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What’s up, fright fanatics?! It’s time for another entry into our FICTIONAL FRIGHTS short story series. This time, writer/horror aficionado Danni Winn brings you horror lovers a story called “Counting Backwards,” which is a really refreshing and original tale that I for one, was incredibly impressed with, which could be a bad thing, because now […]

FRIGHT AT HOME – July 14th Brings Werewolves, Vampires, Lamps and IT FOLLOWS!!

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Another week, another FRIGHT AT HOME. This week (July 14th) brings three films from Scream Factory, two titles from Artsploitation, some Kino Lorber lover and a big one, The DVD/Bluray release of the sleeper horror hit of the year, David Robert Mitchell’s IT FOLLOWS.  Some of the titles, such as THE HOWLING II (review) and EX […]

FICTIONAL FRIGHTS: Leonel VHS presents “THE LOBBY”

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This entry into our FICTIONAL FRIGHTS series is a special one. Our very own Leonel VHS sent this my way, and not only is it a VERY fun and eerie story, but is taken from his upcoming novel, Daddy Long Legs. We’re very happy to be giving you fright fanatics a taste of what’s to […]

Pirate Commentary: A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 2: FREDDY’S REVENGE

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There’s nothing better than knocking back a few drinks with friends (I opt for some water or Dr. Pepper most of the time), eating some good pizza and enjoying an entertaining horror film, especially if it’s one that you hold pretty close to your heart. While it has found its audience more in the last […]

FRIGHT AT HOME – July 7th, 2015: Arnold, Aliens, Ghosts and Robots!!

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This  a week of releases that really spread all across the board, with everything from Scream Factory’s releases of DARK SUMMER and ALIEN OUTPOST, to the Schwarzenegger-led zombie drama MAGGIE, and tons of other films that really give cinephiles a solid amount of variety to choose from. We thought we’d take a few of the […]

EDITORIAL: MAGGIE, THE MIST and Why Children In Peril Are Important Elements In Horror

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This is not a review. In fact, if you’re looking for a recap of the now on DVD/Bluray Schwarzenegger film MAGGIE, look elsewhere. What this is, for all intents and purposes, is something of an editorial, a reflection on why the presence of children in danger and what can sometimes come from that element is an […]

FICTIONAL FRIGHTS: Garet Payne’s SIGNATURE OF EVIL

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Hello fright fanatics! Now that that 4th of July hangover has faded into a memory and the fireworks are all over and done with, this July 5th FICTIONAL FRIGHTS story comes at you, right from our most recent submission, courtesy of Garet Payne. A story of child actors, fanatic fans and something that may or […]