Film Review: Raven’s Hollow (short film) (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: Billy; his sister, Lisa; and her boyfriend, Mike, spend Halloween at the drive-in after trick or treating. When Billy threatens to walk home through a dark cornfield, Mike tells him a legend of Old Farmer Blood, who is said to have seeded his field with the blood of murder victims. When Billy disbelieves, Mike leads the trio into a nightmare of unrelenting terror. REVIEW: Lisa and her boyfriend probably need to pay better attention … Continue reading

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Movie Script: Halloween (1978)

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HALLOWEEN a screenplay by John Carpenter and Debra Hill SHOOTING DRAFT REV. 4-10-78 SCENE/SHOT NUMBERS REMOVED

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Film Review: Halloween 5 (1989)

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SYNOPSIS: Presumed dead after a shoot-out with the Haddonfield police, Michael Myers (Don Shanks) is secretly nursed back to health — and returns a year later to kill again. He once more targets his young niece, Jamie (Danielle Harris), who’s recovering in the local children’s hospital after attacking her stepmother and losing her voice. Jamie’s mental link with her evil uncle may be the key to uprooting her family tree. REVIEW: Get ready citizens of … Continue reading

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Not Halloween time? Doesn’t mean that you can’t do Something Scary

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Basically, I am a horror nut. I watch the movies, I look at the magazines, I check out the websites, and I write the stories. Most people limit their horror intake and conservatively save it simply for Halloween time. Not me, I try to employ these fright feelings all year long. This is what I did one time. It was October 1991 and I went to a film location that was the place where a … Continue reading

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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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‘Shivers Down Your Spine’ | 13 Part Short Film Horror Series – Now Online!

Got some news on a new 13 part horror series, now online! DeadLantern.com’s free monthly horror webseries SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE. This will be a 13 part series of short 4-8 $minute films that feature a wide range of horror subgenres, from comedy to slashers to monsters to even obscure stuff like film noir and sword-and-sandal! This series will also include shorts written and directed by various members of the horror podcast community, including the … Continue reading

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Legends 2 A Halloween Tale (Released Online)

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Godbout Entertainment is proud to announce the release of its latest production a tribute film to Halloween called Legends 2: A Halloween Tale. The film picks up 10-years after the events depicted in Dimension Films’ Halloween H20. But there is a twist, Legends 2 conceives that the events in past Halloween films happened in reality and then Hollywood turned them into films. “Telling the story this way lets us keep the events of the films … Continue reading

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Pacific Entertainment unleashes ‘Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption’ on DVD just in time for Halloween

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Pacific Entertainment releases ‘Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption’ DVD just in time for Halloween. Pacific Entertainment is set to release the Ryan Thompson directed zombie epic ‘Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption’ on DVD in North America October 20th. The action-packed feature stars Fred ‘The Hammer’ Williamson as the leader of one of humanity’s last remaining settlements in a world decimated by zombies. Williamson not only finds himself fighting off the zombie hordes but gangs of savage humans who take … Continue reading

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Top 20 Scariest Movies of All Time – Part 2

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Also see Top 20 Scariest Movies of All Time – Part 1 11- [REC] (both 1 and 2) A forefront winner in the cinema verite category that engages the user much like a video game might. The things that pop out and attack the camera are damn creepy and frightful to behold. The American film “Quarantine” was a direct copy, but lacked some of the original appeal. This goes to show that foreign films are … Continue reading

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“Deeply Unsettling” (NY Times), Blackout Haunted House Isolates, “Effs Up” Victims October 1-31

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NYC’s Blackout Haunted House is easily the most terrifying experience this Halloween season – and you have no choice but to go through it alone. “The extreme theater event of the year…the goal is to titillate, unsettle, and generally mess with your mind.” The New York Times The immersive horror attraction now in its third year (formerly known as NYC Halloween Haunted House), opens Saturday, October 1 at 54 West 39th Street and thrusts visitors … Continue reading

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Trailer: Halloween XXX Spoof Adult Film

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Trailer: Halloween XXX Spoof Adult Film

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Top 10 Movies that Scared the Hell Out of Me

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I realize that different things scare different people. I am scared to death of clowns, monkeys, and robots (God help me if I am ever attacked by a robot dressed like a clown that has a pet monkey with it, while these things may not bother anyone else in the least little bit. The same thing can be said about movies. I know a lot of people who were really freaked out by “The Blair … Continue reading

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Top 15 Worst Horror Franchise Follow ups after Horror Classics

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Yes, you have voiced your opinion over and over about how remakes and sequels should shut the hell up and you could make the best horror movie ever if you only had the budget that was wasted on these current, needless continuations and resurrections, right? Well, you smug little asshole, every sequel or remake has been based upon impressions of what the target audience wants to see these days as a mass. These companies put … Continue reading

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Turner Classic Movies kicks off Halloween with Stephen King!

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Our favorite time of the year, Halloween time is only about 6 weeks away! Seems hard to believe doesn’t it? That don’t make it any less true and to prove it is so Turner Classic Movies today sent out word about their Oct. line up of classic horror films and it’s a keeper. Kicking the whole thing off will be a brand new documentary titled THE HORRORS OF STEPHEN KING. Here’s what they say it’s … Continue reading

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Halloween Film franchise Producer launches scare foundation to benefit youths!

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PRODUCER OF HALLOWEEN MOVIE FRANCHISE LAUNCHES SCARE FOUNDATION, NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION TO BENEFIT YOUTHS LIVING IN POVERTY  “It’s Halloween, everyone’s entitled to one good scare.” So believes the sheriff in the iconic horror movie that introduced the world to the terrifying Michael Myers, Halloween. Malek Akkad, producer of the Halloween franchise, fully approves of that sentiment, and hopes to take it one step further. Akkad is excited to announce the launch of the sCare (Suspense Community … Continue reading

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