Why You Should Be Paying Attention To BATES MOTEL!!

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When A&E first announced that they had greenlit a straight to series order on a show based on Norman Bates, I was very skeptical. This was in light of the rise of popularity in genre programming on television in which I welcome, but properties that I hold close to my heart make me anxious to […]

INTVW: A SIX PACK OF NEW ENGLAND FILM-MAKING MASTER MINDS, PT.1

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The “Boston Underground Film Festival” (http://bostonunderground.org) at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge, MA is a hub for early film festival favorites, diverse programming, film culture and community along with multiple blocks of diverse short filmmaking visions. Whether it’s the celebration of local filmmaking talent with the “Homegrown Horror” short film block curated by Chris Hallock […]

EDITORIAL: It’s About Time For A Female Slasher Icon

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*Editor’s note– Genre writer Danni Darko asked me if there was a topic I was passionate about and I said, “I really want a female slasher icon, I think it’s time for Freddy and Jason to have a female counterpart,…wanna write a piece about that?”, and here we are, a piece that I absolutely love. […]

REPO!/THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL Composers Set To Release EP series of Old Time-themed Murder Ballads, AMERICAN MURDER SONG

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REPO! THE GENETIC OPERA and THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL has quite the fanatical fanbase and rightfully so, star/songwriter Terrance Zdunich and composing partner Saar Hendelman, along with director Darren Lynn Bousman co-created some absolute craziness with those musical rides into heaven (and hell). Now tackling a concept album of murder ballads set in 1816 American, Zdunich […]

CALL TO ARMS: Horror Community Survivor of Domestic Abuse Needs Your Help!

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Domestic violence is something that is sadly overlooked quite often, and as a child, seeing my mother being the victim of my step-father at the time, it caused me to have a strong passion when it comes to helping those who are victimized by cowardice behaviors and people who would rather punch than talk. Quite […]

Jerry Talks HOLIDAYS’ CHRISTMAS Segment With Director Scott Stewart

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When it came to DARK SKIES/LEGION director Scott Stewart’s segment for the horror anthology, HOLIDAYS, the director gave genre fans something very different than expected. A story of a man who goes to some interesting lengths to get a popular Virtual Reality gift for his wife’s Christmas gift, the segment shows how little mistakes can end […]

Icons of Fright Talks 13 CAMERAS With Neville Archambault

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At last year’s Fantasia Film Festival, one film that really left me with quite the gut punch reaction, was Victor Zarcoff’s SLUMLORD (review). It told a story of a young couple being stalked and watched (via cameras) by their creepy and almost silent landlord. While the concept might seem a bit “been there, done that”, SLUMLORD […]

Nick Simon Talks THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS

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Nick Simon’s terrifying slasher film THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS is currently impressing audiences in theaters and on VOD and rightfully so, it’s scary as hell. A very unique approach to the genre, TGITP bypasses a lot of horror tropes, giving horror fans something different and is a film that will most definitely stay with you […]