Forrest J Ackerman Statue – Need We Say More?

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Want to make your own home an “Ackermansion”? Dark Horse and Famous Monsters present the legend himself in statue form! Forrest J Ackerman, commonly known to fans as “Forry”, comes to life in this colorful 13” tall statue from Dark Horse. Forry was the creator, editor and principal writer for Famous Monsters of Filmland, and was also known for his “Ackermansion,” a sprawling house in Los Angeles that held his extensive horror book and memorabilia … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Howling (1981)

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SYNOPSIS: “There is a serial killer on the loose, Karen White is the only reporter he communicates with. After a near fatal encounter with him at an adult video store, she is ordered to take a vacation. Eddie was killed by Police, but Karen doesn’t want to let it go and discovers that he came from a tiny community in the woods and that’s where she decides to vacation with husband Bill. Big mistake, because … Continue reading

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Film Review: Scalps (1983)

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SYNOPSIS:  A group of college students go on an archeological dig at an ancient Indian burial ground (great idea there guys) hoping to find some Native American artifacts. While they are digging around they end up disturbing an evil spirit who wastes no time in possessing one of them. Of course the now possessed student goes on a killing spree, slaughtering his fellow classmates on the dig with him. Will any of them survive or … Continue reading

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Film Review: Red Velvet (2008)

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SYNOPSIS: A man and a young woman have a chance encounter at a laundry mat which leads to a story about a birthday party where everyone has been killed by a madman in a white jumpsuit. REVIEW: Aaron peeks thru the peephole and sees Linda leaving to do her laundry. He quickly hops in his car and follows her to the laundry mat. As he walks by her he drops some quarters on the floor … Continue reading

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Film Review: American Scary (2006)

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SYNOPSIS: Nothing to fear here. More silly than scary, this documentary pays homage to the flamboyant local hosts who introduced horror and science-fiction movies to the masses and helped them gain cult status on the airwaves. Between vintage television clips and reflective interviews with horror hosts and aficionados, you’ll hear from the likes of Svengoolie (Ernie Anderson), Joan E. Cleaver (Jeanne Dietrick), Sir Cecil Creepe (Russ McCown) and many more. REVIEW: American Scary celebrates all … Continue reading

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