Fantastic Fest Review: THE AUTOPSY OF JANE DOE

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The bond between a father and son is key to the development of a man’s life. A father can be a teacher, friend, mentor, structure, a bastard and a compass. When the son decides to leave and find his own path, it brings pride, drama and a realistic tension that creates compelling storytelling. One of […]

Event Report: Universal’s HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS

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Editor’s Note: Part One of this two-parter is available to read exclusively over at Nightmarish Conjurings, so go read it, then check this beast out!-Jerry It’s that time of year again, when the sound of chainsaws and screaming guests is music to our ears.  As Halloween approaches, one of California’s biggest events, Halloween Horror Nights […]

Event Report: ROB ZOMBIE’S GREAT AMERICAN NIGHTMARE

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Rob Zombie has a big name for himself in the genre world. Originally known for his music and lavish concerts, he begin a directing career with the cult favorite HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES and has achieved larger successes since then. Zombie clearly not only has a love for horror, but a knowledge that shines through […]

Event Report: FLASHBACK WEEKEND 2015

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Today (8/8/15) I attended my second Flashback Weekend in Rosemont, Illinois. As a lifelong horror fan, I wasn’t aware that convention culture existed in the midwest until the last couple years. Last year I attended my first convention c2e2 in Chicago, primarily to meet Tony Todd as CANDYMAN is still one of the scariest movies […]

Icons of Fright SXSW Interview: Director Jason Krawczyk Talks HE NEVER DIED!!

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Giving genre fans a film that bypasses the typical in your face approach in favor of subtlety, Jason Krawczyk’s SXSW hit HE NEVER DIED offered up one hell of a performance by the film’s lead, former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins. Everything about the film is an unexpected treat. and was easily one of the […]