Supernatural Slasher Flick THE 6TH FRIEND Releases Trailer/Stills; Festival Run Planned

Taking the slasher sub-genre and adding a supernatural twist, the Jamie Bernadette and Dominique Swain-led flick THE 6TH FRIEND has now unleashed not only a set of stills from the soon to be released to the festival circuit movie, but a brand new trailer as well. Co-written by Bernadette (I SPIT ON YOUR GRAVE: DEJA […]

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

*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. […]

Bluray Review: THE MUTILATOR

Ah, The Mutilator, the memories of my teenage years  you bring back. I remember the exact moment I gazed upon your VHS box in the summer of 1987 at El Chaparral Supermarket and held you in my arms for the very first time. Your artwork sent chills down my spine and I knew right then […]

’80s Throwback LOST AFTER DARK Bringing Retro Horror Home With September DVD/Bluray Release!!

It’s a royal pain in the ass to get a good retro horror film to genre fans these days. Every film and their mother’s are trying to stamp a “Throwback to..” onto their poster, hoping to bring some sense of nostalgia to the table, and more times than not, they fail at doing so. Enter […]

Bluray Review: NEW YEAR’S EVIL

Now this is definitely a slasher great that warrants a proper Bluray release, and by George (who is George in the “by George” saying?), fans of this 1980 slasher fun-fest gets just that, with Scream Factory’s brand new Bluray release of the Emmett Alston-directed, Roz “Pinky Tuscadero” Kelly led slasher great, NEW YEAR’S EVIL (Available today 2/24). While a […]

Icons of Fright Interview With GIRL HOUSE Director Trevor Matthews

Director Trevor Matthews might be one up and coming force to reckoned with when it comes to the horror genre. Having played the stressed out and pissed off title character in 2007’s JACK BROOKS: MONSTER SLAYER, Matthews has now unleashed his first feature directorial debut, the very entertaining (and VERY SCARY) GIRL HOUSE (out now in […]

Terrifying FOUND Finds DVD Home With XLrator Media;Coming This September

For every 10 horror films that come out every year, typically about 4 of them are good. That kind of goes without saying for every genre, but let’s just face it: a lot comes out and very little really stands out. Knowing that, when films like Scott Shirmer’s FOUND are released, it’s an instant pick […]

Review: VARSITY BLOOD

Oh, high school horror, how I love thee. Not really, but hey, I’m open to anything in front of me at least once. Earlier in the year, Lucky McKee & Chris Silvertson gave horror fans an interesting entry with ALL CHEERLEADERS DIE, a movie that while not perfect, was a lot of fun and very […]