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Combat Zone Horror, ur Wrestling

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On November 12th at the old ECW arena in South Philadelphia there’s going to double shot of wrestling horror! 5:30pm Dragon Gate USA and 8:30pm Combat Zone Wrestling! I recently announced Horrornews.net would provide coverage of the Dragon Gate event but we are going do one better and provide coverage of both events. CZW has been the premier name is hardcore bone-crunching action for years. They’re no stranger to the horror genre as they’ve been … Continue reading

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Horrornews.net does the ChaCha

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Do you like horror polls?  I love them.  You’re truely from Horrornews.net came up with five horror genre questions that were polled over the weekend by www.chacha.com !   Chacha is a large question & answer website that obviously has a taste for the scary stuff.  If you don’t agree with these answers, please feel free to voice your opinion.  Horrornews.net wants to hear what you have to say. Question 1: What is the greatest decade … Continue reading

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Interview: Derek Riggs (Iron Maiden Artist)

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MIKE JOY: How did you first become involved with Iron Maiden? DEREK RIGGS: I was working as an album cover artist with several record companies doing all sorts of things, I did a few Jazz covers for EMI records. Iron Maiden’s manager saw those pictures about six months after they were published and asked to see my portfolio. MIKE JOY: How did “Eddie” come about and what’s the story behind this awesome character/creature? DEREK RIGGS: … Continue reading

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Interview: Chuck Taylor (Dragon Gate Wrestler)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Chuck Taylor Dragon Gate Wrestler Who would win in this No Holds Barred Horror Genre Cage Match – Michael Myers vs Jason Voorhees ? I’d go with Jason Voorhees easily. Mostly because I’ve always found Michael Myers kinda boring. I’m a huge John Carpenter fan but Myers never really did anything for me

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Interview: Darrell Smith (Rage)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Darrell Smith Movie: Rage Why did you decide to make this type of movie? I decided to do this movie because like Christopher, I have always loved Steven Spielberg’s “Duel “. I first saw it as a youngster and was riveted to the television! I remember sitting down with my entire family, including one of my favorite uncles. A great childhood memory. Would you say Dennis Twist is a normal guy in … Continue reading

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Interview: Emma Lock (The Human Centipede 2)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Emma Lock Movie: The Human Centipede 2 Hello Emma, First off I’m so glad you reached out to Horrornews.net for an interview. I was reading your IMDB profile and there’s a spot where it mentions that after you moved to China you spent time catching lizards and insects (maybe even centipedes). Wow, did you ever think way back then, that one day you would become part of a Human Centipede ? I … Continue reading

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Interview: Johnny Gargano (Dragon Gate Wrestler)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Johnny Gargano Dragon Gate Professional Wrestler What is your strategy to defeat BxB Hulk on November 12th in Philadelphia? Just be myself. I can safely say that to my core, I’m the same Johnny Gargano I have been since DAY ONE in Dragon Gate USA. Sure.. my appearance has changed, and I’ve grown leaps and bounds as a wrestler but when you open someone up and look deep inside at what truly … Continue reading

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Music Video: Cold Blue Rebels – Zombie Love

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Presenting the new video release of Zombie Love

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Horrornews.net is about to enter the Dragon Gate

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Horrornews.net is about to witness violence first hand on November 12th at Dragon Gate USA. I’m attending this event, Bushido 2011 Code of the Warrior, at the world renowned Asylum Arena (the original home of ECW). This is going to be a completely unique experience for Horrornews.net, as we have never covered I live professional wrestling event before but I guarantee this, our coverage of this event will knock the wrestling world upside down. We … Continue reading

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Wrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings DVD Giveaway!

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Win a DVD copy of WRONG TURN 4: BLOODY BEGINNINGS, out on October 25 Before their victims ever hit a “Dead End,” one family took terror to a gruesome new level. In 1974, Glenville Sanatorium was the site of a brutal and horrific crime, as three hideously deformed cannibals went on a merciless killing spree. Now, years later, a group of college kids having the time of their life make a fateful wrong turn, giving … Continue reading

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Interview: Kevin Orosz (Blood Lodge)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Kevin Orosz Movie: Blood Lodge SYNOPSIS: In the small town of Ten Acres, a group of friends take a weekend ski trip. During their trip, they find that the town is being attacked by zombies! The group unites with other guests staying at the Ten Acres Lodge in VT.

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Interview: Lance Polland (Crack Whore)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Lance Polland Movie: Crack Whore What inspired you to make Crack Whore? I was looking for a way to combine two genres I enjoy. Rape Revenge movies and screwball Comedies. CW is like mixture of “I Spit on your Grave” and “Dumb and Dumber”. I thought it would be interesting if the hillbilly rapist were really ignorant and dimwitted. In doing so it left the board wide open for the guys to … Continue reading

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Interview: Joanna Sotomura (Madison County)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview: Joanna Sotomura Movie: Madison County 1. Tell us a little bit about your character Brooke in Madison County? Brooke is the social butterfly of the group. She is ambitious and bubbly but loves to stir things up from time to time. She is dating Will and they have a very sweet relationship. I’d say Brooke wears the pants but she’s still crazy for Will. I loved the fact that all these kids … Continue reading

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Interview: Gabby West (Chillerama, VH1 Scream Queens)

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Exclusive Horrornews Interview: Gabby West What can you tell us about your character, Peggy Lou in the Chillerama segment, “I was a Teenage Werebear”? Peggy Lou is a wound up hungry little chick w a great sense of humor, you’ll see what i mean..she loses part of her brain… Um, what is a Werebear? A werebear is the total transformed state of a teenage gay boy. It looked like a lot of fun, do you … Continue reading

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Interview: Sherman Wilmott (Memphis Heat)

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Exclusive Horrornews Interview – Sherman Wilmott Executive Producer of Memphis Heat – The True Story of Memphis Wrasslin’ Why did you decide to make Memphis Heat: The True Story of Memphis Wrasslin’ ? My company, Shangri-la Projects, published the great Sputnik, Masked Men, & Midgets: The Early Days of Memphis Wrestling book by Ron Hall, who I have collaborated with on many book projects based around Memphis garage rock music history in fall, 2009. Ron … Continue reading

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Interview: Jason London (After Dark Originals: 51)

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Exclusive Horrornews Interview : Jason London Lionsgate After Dark Originals : 51 Dazed & Confused Audio Interview recorded with Jason London on 9/20/11 about the release of SyFy Original – 51

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Interview: Carlee Baker (The Woman)

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EXCLUSIVE HORRORNEWS.NET INTERVIEW : CARLEE BAKER THE WOMAN, SOMETHING LIKE MURDER   What can you tell us about your character, Genevieve Raton, in the upcoming movie, “The Woman”? The character I play in the film, Ms. Raton, is a young idealistic teacher who becomes concerned about one of her students, the oldest daughter of the Cleek family. She tries to convince the girl to confide in her, but is unsuccessful, so she decides to take matters … Continue reading

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Interview: Nicholas Grabowsky (Black Bed Sheet)

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EXCLUSIVE HORRORNEWS.NET INTERVIEW:  NICHOLAS GRABOWSKY BLACK BED SHEET BOOKS  What is the secret to writing great horror? I can’t tell you because it’s a secret. Actually, it’s just common sense. First, you have to write. Then, you have to learn to write great. When you got that pegged you’ll find you’ve been writing what’s in your soul all along, and if what’s in your soul happens to be horror, then you’re writing great horror. What … Continue reading

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Interview: Roxsy Tyler (Carnival of Horrors)

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EXCLUSIVE HORRORNEWS.NET INTERVIEW : ROXSY TYLER Where did the concept of Roxsy Tyler’s Carnival of Horrors come from? When I was a little girl I decided I wanted to be a writer when I grew up and that was originally what I always intended to do with my life. I wrote an anthology of short stories and poetry called “Big Boots and Black Hair Dye” and there was a three part short story series in … Continue reading

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Star Wars – The Complete Saga on BLU-RAY

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BRING THE COMPLETE COLLECTION HOME! PACKED WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN SPECIAL FEATURES, NINE-DISC COLLECTION PROVIDES AN UNPRECEDENTED LOOK AT “A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY” The Complete Saga Debuts on High-Definition Blu-ray This September Bring home the adventure and share Star Wars™ with your whole family – when STAR WARS: THE COMPLETE SAGA comes to Blu-ray Disc from Lucasfilm Ltd. and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment! To be released beginning on September 12 internationally and on September 16 … Continue reading

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Interview: Maria Elena Laas (Unknowns)

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 Exclusive Horrornews Interview: Maria Elena Laas Tell us a little about your character Detective Rios in the movie “Unknowns”?   Detective Rios is a young, tough detective with a hidden agenda. She competes with her peers to nail the killer (or killers?) of the unknown actors. Although she is mysterious in this first installment her story will unfold in the sequel.  

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About Mike Joy

HorrorNews.net Manager. Located in New Jersey. I've been with HNN since it's creation in 2008. Responsibilities: managing talent, acquisitions, new programs, website strategizing, celebrity interviews, public relations, the paranormal column, “Unexplained Confidential”, and more. unexplainedconfidential.blogspot.com