Editorial: I SUPPORT RIHANNA AS MARION CRANE

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Let’s start with a fair warning: if you are not caught up on BATES MOTEL and want to avoid spoilers, then stop reading now!! In order to make my argument, I have to make specific references to events in the series. Ok, so as everyone knows, Rihanna was recently announced as the new Marion Crane […]

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 […]

Icons of Fright Interview With POKER NIGHT/SEE NO EVIL 2’s Michael Eklund!!

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Michael Eklund has done a hell of a job making a name for himself by playing characters that aren’t easy to forget. His role in the 2011 Xavier Gens’ directed film THE DIVIDE was pure insanity, and he stole the show in 2013’s THE CALL. Not allowing himself to slow down, in between appearing in […]

With Horror TV Taking Over Networks, Jerry Asks: How About A HIDEAWAY Series?

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While horror is dominating Television these days in everything from HANNIBAL, PENNY DREADFUL, and BATES MOTEL already airing, the upcoming series of Del Toro’s THE STRAIN set to debut soon and god knows how many other shows being developed as I write this, I often ask myself: “Wouldn’t it be nice if this or that […]

Classic Horror Trailers: PSYCHO II

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I have a massive amount of love and respect for PSYCHO II. To take what is considered by many to be not only one of the greatest horror films of all time, but one of the greatest films of all time PERIOD, and make a sequel to it…that takes some courage. Not only did writer […]

6 ‘Psycho’ Movie Characters We’d Like To See On ‘Bates Motel’

I don’t know about you guys, but I am beyond stoked for the return of ‘Bates Motel‘ on A&E, which kicks off its 2nd Season on March 3rd. As a die-hard Psycho fanatic (hell, I made a documentary about the entire original franchise), the funnest part of the show for me has been seeing what […]

Two Promos & A Featurette For BATES MOTEL Season 2!

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In preparation for the second season of BATES MOTEL, A&E has whipped up a couple of promos that teases what the deranged family has been up to. Also, our pals over at Shock Till You Drop got an exclusive featurette that shows a look behind the scenes, all of which you can watch below! BATES […]

BATES MOTEL To Re-Open For Season Two In 2014!

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I flaked out of finishing Season 1 of BATES MOTEL (I’ll be fixing that soon thanks to the just released Blu-ray!), but what little I saw I extremely liked. Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore are perfectly cast as the iconic mother and son. Farmiga’s Norma finely straddles the line of seductive & deranged, and seeing […]