NBC Greenlights Series About Charles Manson

NBC is just all over the horror genre of late and today brought the news that they have sent a project straight to series ordering up 13 episodes of Aquarius which will star good old Spooky Mulder himself David Duchovny. Here is how DEADLINE explains the series: Set in the late 1960s, Aquarius stars Duchovny as a Los Angeles police sergeant with a complicated personal life who starts tracking a small-time criminal and budding cult … Continue reading

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HOUSE OF MANSON Announces Casting for Charles Manson biopic

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Micro Bay Features is proud to reveal the newest casting additions to its new Crime-Thriller, the Charles Manson biopic “House of Manson“. Joining the film are Tristan Risk (American Mary) as Abigail Folger, Suzi Lorraine (Dead of Nite, Music and Lyrics) as Sharon Tate, Erin Marie Hogan (Hold Your Breath, Paranormal Entity) as Linda Kasabian, Serena Lorien (Johnny English, Kung Fu Femmes) as Patricia Krenwinkel, Britt Griffith (Ghost Hunters) as Leno LaBianca, and Reid Warner … Continue reading

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Murder, Media, Macabre Collectibles and Killer Publicity

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What is America’s fascination with holding cold blooded killers’ status at a celebrity level? The higher the body count, the more fame is pasted to the infamous name. Many choose to write books on them, make movies about them and even make fan clubs or websites devoted in their honor (or in some cases, freedom, such as Charles Manson or Tex Watson). Is this dark fascination (and sometimes extreme obsession) with these criminals growing in … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: “The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter” walks in the footsteps of the Manson Family, visiting over 40 locations related to the infamous Tate/LaBianca murders, and tying together the dozens of odd connections between Charles Manson and the Hollywood elite. Entertainingly led by famous Hollywood historian Scott Michaels (E!’s 20 Most Horrifying Hollywood Murders, Dearly Departed: Vol. 1, FindADeath.com), this epic documentary employs never-before-seen autopsy reports (analyzed with the help of the Los Angeles Department … Continue reading

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