Film Review: Army of Darkness (1992)

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SYNOPSIS: A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home. REVIEW: One of the classic entries of the “Evil Dead” franchise, “Army of Darkness” is a true gem. With the usual team of director Sam Raimi and actor Bruce Campbell behind this, it was sure to be a fan favorite. And so it was…… taking on the character … Continue reading

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New Site Launches and New York Comic Con: Evil Dead and Carrie

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From the NY Comic-Con we revieved word on a new Tumblr page and Twitter page for CARRIE, and the official Facebook and Twitter pages for EVIL DEAD Carrie Tumblr: www.YouWillKnowHerName.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/CarrieMovie #WhatHappenedToCarrie Evil Dead Twitter: www.twitter.com/EvilDeadFacebook: www.facebook.com/EvilDead #EvilDead

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Stephen King’s Favourite Horror Films

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(as stated in a 1992 interview): LADY IN A CAGE (1964) Lady in a Cage is a classic film that few people in the modern generations are aware of. It was one of the few actual films directed by Walter Garuman, who spent the vast majority of his career doing television work. The film was not a major hit, but remains something of an underground spectacle to this day. The story begins with wealthy widow … Continue reading

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Trailer: Army of Darkness (1992)

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Trailer: Army of Darkness (1992) A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.

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A Dummies Guide to Zombies! Part 1

“When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.” Zombies are linked to the basics of human nature, they play upon our fears of infectious disease, death and turn our switches on to the need to survive. They are the walking dead, following their basic instincts, which is to feed. They are de-evolution at it’s finest and most of the time no one knows how the infection spread but it spread … Continue reading

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Video Nasties

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‘Video Nasty‘ was a term coined in Britain around 1982 which applied to certain films distributed on video cassette that were criticised by the media and various religious organisations for their violent content. While cinema violence had been regulated by the British Board of Film Censorship for many years, the lack of regulations for video sales (combined with the claim that any film could be viewed by impressionable kiddies) sparked a massive public debate. Most … Continue reading

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Film Review: Evil Dead II Dead By Dawn (1987)

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SYNOPSIS: “A young man named Ash takes his girlfriend Linda to a secluded cabin in the woods where he plays back a professor’s tape recorded recitation of passages from the Book of the Dead. The spell calls up an evil force from the woods which turns Linda into a monstrous Deadite, and threatens to do the same to Ash. When the professor’s daughter and her entourage show up at the cabin, the night turns into … Continue reading

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New Title Treatment and Info For The Remake of EVIL DEAD

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After years of here say and misinformation it appears that things are actually gearing up for the reboot of the EVIL DEAD franchise. Bruce Campbell was just on an VH1 morning show the other day and he was talking about it and then today comes a press release and a title treatment. Here’s the word directly from the press release:

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Film Review: Vs. the Dead (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: A secret deadly military chemical weapon known as Round 2 mistakenly gets sent to a tattoo shop in a small Canadian town. The shop owner uses is as tattoo ink and soon his patrons are infected becoming zombies. One of the infected is a pizza shop owner who returns to his restaurant just in time to turn into the living dead. Now only a small group of friends stand between civilizations and total world-wide … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mold! (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Set in 1984 in an experimental lab deep in the southwest desert of the United States, a group of scientists play host to a visiting Congressman and a Colonel. They are to display the latest developments on a government sponsored experiment. The scientists have created a biological weapon that can destroy plant life in an astonishing rate, a mold like substance called Stachybotrys Morte. When a madman sabotages the experiment, the group quickly discover … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Horror Icon Bruce Campbell

Recently at NYCC I attended the Bruce Campbell panel, and for a few extra dollars he was doing signings in Autograph Alley. He knew how to work the room. Campbell is one ironic, sarcastic, charismatic people I’ve ever seen. It was amazing! If you don’t know who he is or have experienced the magic that is Bruce Campbell than you’ve come to the right place. Here is a synopsis of his career and his achievements! … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Evil Dead (1981)

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SYNOPSIS: “Five friends go to a cabin in the woods for a vacation. They discover The Book of the Dead and a tape recorder belonging to a professor, who also owns the cabin. One of them plays back what is recorded on the tape– which just happens to be Candarian resurrection passages translated from the Necronomicon (Book of the Dead) by the professor, which unleashes an evil force from the woods. The people start turning … Continue reading

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