The Horror World Mourns Once Again – RIP Marilyn Burns

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Sad news tonight as it has been confirmed that Marilyn Burns known to horror fans around the world as Sally Hardesty – the heroine of Tobe Hooper’s amazing ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ has died. Social media broke the news earlier this evening and national sources have now confirmed that she passed away earlier today at her home. She was 65 years old. Our condolences to Ms. Burns family, friends and fans everywhere.

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The World Loses A Legend – Dick Smith Passes Away

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It is with a heavy heart that I must bring you the news that make-up legend Dick Smith has passed away. He was 92 years old. His list of film credits and achievements are nothing short or legendary. A more complete recounting of his career is forthcoming. Condolences to Mr. Smith’s family.

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Visionary Artist H.R. Giger Passes

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To say that H.R. Giger was influential in the horror arena is like saying the sun is influential in the heating of the earth. Quite simply horror as we know it today would not exist if not for the amazing talent and vision of H.R. Giger. As a young and interested horror fan in the 70’s his surreal and oddly sexual artwork literally drew me in and then when those drawings came to life in … Continue reading

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