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The Villain Of The Piece (A-K)

We have all been touched by fictitious persons at numerous points in our lives. They have moved or amused, horrified or inspired us since early childhood. Story-telling is one of the most fundamental of human activities, probably as necessary to our mental health as eating, drinking and breathing are to our physical well-being. Story-telling is almost inconceivable without villains. In …

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Film Review: Dagon (2001)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: You think you have heard the worst vacation story, I think we have a new one for you. Imagine getting shipwrecked near a small Spanish speaking fishing village. And if that’s not enough the entire town is overrun with strange pale, almost fishlike people. Sound like your kind of get away; just wait until you meet …

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Anthology Horror Films (A-K)

Anthology films (also known as portmanteau films, omnibuses, compilations or collages) consist of multiple short films usually with a common theme or framing device. This is not to be considered a complete list, but rather a rundown of the best and most interesting collections of short horror tales. Thanks to Wikipedia and the IMDB for assisting research.

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New Episodes & Guest Interviews from “Horror Happens Radio” Added on Soundcloud

Looking for some frightfully good chats… The Horror Happens Radio Show at http://horrorhappens.com and all archived at http://soundcloud.com/horror-happensrs are fully loaded with way over 300 hours of smart, uncensored and fearless conversations getting into the dark corners of horror film, writing, art, music and more! Click on the underlined episode to play the episode off of Soundcloud. 

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Film Review: Re-Animator (1985)

Rate This MovieSYNOPSIS: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. REVIEW: It’s pretty safe to say that any real horror fan from the 80’s remembers the release of the “Re-Animator“. A film that also bases itself on …

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Film Review: From Beyond (1986)

From Beyond (1986)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: After inventing a way for creatures from the fourth dimension to come into his own world, Dr. Edward Pretorious (Ted Sorel) suffers a gruesome decapitation at the hands of those he brought “from beyond.” But authorities suspect his assistant (Jeffrey Combs) is to blame. Barbara Crampton co-stars as a beautiful psychiatrist brought in to help police …

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Comic Review: Lovecraft Paranormal Investigator P.I – A Shot in the Dark – Issue 2

The Lovecraftian and Cthulhu horror mythos continues in this latest issue 2 to the 3 part series sporting another fantastic cover piece. When we left off, Lovecraft was hot on the trail of figuiring out the odd mysteries of the local town of Innsmouth, its cult, workers situation, and oddities. The whereabouts of the book, “the Necronomicon” still remain a …

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Comic Review: Lovecraft Paranormal Investigator P.I – A Shot in the Dark – Issue 1

“Lovecraft Paranormal Investigator P.I. – A shot in the Dark” is a new 3-part series from the talented team at Darkside Media created by Fritz Striker & D.W. Kann featuring the illustration work of Antonio Brandao. Fans of Lovecraftian horror and Cthulhu lore will love this new edition to the Lovecraft fan base. We are told in the intro that …

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H.P. Lovecraft Trans-Media Bundle On VODO

Grab this awesome Pay-What-You-Want collection of trans-media treats inspired by the writings and mythos of cult American horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, including film, indie games, ezines, ebooks, audio books and more, only on VODO! For the as yet uninitiated, here is a good explanation of Lovecraft’s style from Wikipedia: ‘Lovecraftian horror is a sub-genre of horror fiction which emphasizes the psychological horror of the unknown …

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Film Review: Castle Freak (1995)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: A recovering alcoholic and his grieving wife and daughter inherit an enormous Italian castle left to them by his estranged mother. What she left out of the will is that they’ve also inherited the sexually frustrated monster living in the basement. There’s always a catch. REVIEW: It was while watching Castle Freak that I was struck …

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