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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Book Review: Halloween Nation – Author Lesley Pratt Bannatyne

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HALLOWEEN NATION: BEHIND THE SCENES OF AMERICA’S FRIGHT NIGHT A book made for the festive ghoul in all of us, “Halloween Nation” is a work of passion written by author Lesley Pratt Bannatyne. This new release which is subtitled “Behind the Scenes of America’s Fright Night” is actually that. It proudly boastthe symbol of “I love Halloween” which is apparent from the 2 years of research she did to bring us this new ode to … Continue reading

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DIMENSION Sets Date For HALLOWEEN 3D

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Not sure if you all will look at this as good news or bad but news just came across that DIMENSION has set a date for the supposed canned new addition to the revived HALLOWEEN franchise. It’s been a while since we’ve talked about it but that’s because the last thing we heard, it was dead. Guess what!!! It was just in a coma. While no director or any other cast and crew have been … Continue reading

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Film Review: Halloween 2 (H2) (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael’s deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister. REVIEW: Directed by: Rob Zombie Written by: Rob Zombie Starring: Scout Taylor-Compton, Tyler Mane, Malcolm McDowell, Brad Dourif, Sheri Moon Zombie Remakes of horror movies tend to be popular throughout the themes of many new Hollywood productions. Classic horror movies are being remade with a bigger budget, and different … Continue reading

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Film Review: Halloween II (1981)

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SYNOPSIS: This bloodier sequel picks up where the original ended. An injured Jamie Lee Curtis recuperates in the hospital not knowing that murderous Michael Myers is licking his wounds in a nearby room. The hospital setting makes for spooky sequences with Myers’ slow footsteps echoing loudly on the tile floor. The diagnosis for impressionable viewers: long nights of insomnia. REVIEW: DIRECTOR: RICK ROSENTAL WRITER: JOHN CARPENTER & DEBRA HILL US RELEASE DATE: OCTOBER 30, 1981 … Continue reading

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Film Review: Halloween Resurrection (2002)

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SYNOPSIS: When a group of college students win a contest to spend the night in the childhood home of serial killer Michael Myers, they expect a few scares but none of them are prepared for what awaits them. The house has been rigged with cameras as they are to be broadcasted live over the internet to be watched by millions. As they wander around the house in search of some kind of answer for Michael’s … Continue reading

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Trailer: Halloween (2007)

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Trailer: Halloween (2007) After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.

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Ruthless Killing: It’s a Man’s World

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Warning: This post contains spoilers for; Friday the 13th, Cry_Wolf, All The Boys Love Mandy Lane, Dead End and Switchblade Romance. In 1980 Friday the 13th slashed and stabbed its way on cinema screens. It continued the success of slasher movies that had become a new horror trend. Films like John Carpenter’s Halloween and Black Christmas had laid the foundations for the sub genre but Friday the 13th did something that is rarely seen in … Continue reading

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Unexplained Confidential: Halloween Edition

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Welcome to a place where your dreams and nightmares cross over to the other side of the unexplained. I don’t have any UFO sightings to talk about today but that doesn’t mean they are not up above. I just wanted to talk on the subject of Halloween this edition. Rob Zombie has been strongly criticized for reimaging John Carpenter’s Halloween and making Michael Myers more human. More criticism is upon Zombie’s shoulders ever since the … Continue reading

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Interview: Sid Haig (House Of 1000 Corpses, The Devils Rejects, Halloween)

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Another luminary of the Horror world I was able to talk to for a short while was the one & only Sid Haig. Mr. Haig was more than generous with his time & agreed to sit down & answer a few questions about his work past, present & future, TBS: I’m sitting here with the legendary star of many films that are near & dear to any horror/exploitation fans heart. I’m talking about Sid Haig. … Continue reading

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Top 7 Definitive Movies to Celebrate Halloween

Halloween is quickly approaching! It’s time to break out some candy and watch a few movies to get you inspired. Here’s a definitive list of movies to celebrate your 31 days of Halloween, or 13 days or to celebrate all year long! Of course there’s John Carpenter’s Halloween and Rob Zombie’s Halloween (2007):

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Horror Fandom: Halloween Shenanigans

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So yeah, here we are at the time of year where a bunch of people start turning their attention to all things macabre. Well, kind of anyway. Halloween can be fun, with uproarious parties, movie nights, dressing up and all that other good stuff that goes with it. Is is any different for the avid horror fan? A little. This is the time of year that stores are filled with things that ideally we’d like … Continue reading

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2010 NYC Comic Con

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New York City’s residents aren’t exactly known for being conservative in their fashion sense. However, even in the city that never sleeps, it was easy to tell as I walked the streets of Manhattan that I was getting closer to the site of the 2010 New York Comic Convention.  As I approached, I spotted fans dressed as comic book icons with intensifying frequency. Avatar, The Incredible Hulk, The Predator — they were all present on … Continue reading

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Book Review: Witch Craft – Compiled by Margaret McGuire & Alicia Kachmar

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WITCH CRAFT: WICKED ACCESSORIES, CREEPY-CUTE TOYS, MAGICAL TREATS, & MORE! (HARD COVER) Compiled by Margaret McGuire & Alicia Kachmar Published by Quirk Classics Publication Date: 2010 Format: Color – 96 pages Price: $14.95 “Double, double, toil and trouble! The instructions in Witch Craft will help you conjure up 25 totally wicked treasures – everything from vampire bite necklaces to graveyard cupcakes. You’ll also find tips and tricks for transforming found objects and everyday items into … Continue reading

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