Friday , 4 September 2015

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R.I.P. Wes Craven – Elm St, Scream creator

Wes Craven

The world of horror has lost one of its greatest and most influential writer-directors. Wes Craven, creator of the  Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, as well as director of such horror classics, Last House on the Left and The Hills Have Eyes, died on Sunday at the age of 76, after a battle with brain cancer. It’s safe to say ... Read More »

Fear the Walking Dead set to spill new blood!

FTWD - blonde zombie

If there was anything the Gore 4 lamented over as much as summers going by too quickly or onions showing up too frequently in food, it was the long wait between seasons of AMC’s zombie apocalypse series, The Walking Dead. The show’s enormous success made it a no-brainer to try and build on that success, and when it was first announced ... Read More »

Alice Cooper brings his Hell-o-ween to Brooklyn

Alice Cooper and nurse - Barclays

Your cruel device, Your blood like ice. One look could kill, My pain, your thrill. “Poison” (1989) Alice Cooper, “The Godfather of Shock Rock”, recently brought his classic anthems and wild showmanship to Brooklyn, New York’s Barclays Center, opening up the final tour of headliners, Motley Crue. While the Crue put on a spectacle of their own, with fire, explosions, ... Read More »

New Deadpool trailer gets the red out!

Deadpool

The latest Marvel superhero to hit the big screen, the long-in-development Deadpool, finally has a new trailer for all the world to see. Ryan Reynolds plays Wade Wilson, the ‘Merc with a Mouth,’ who, while suffering from cancer, is given a new lease on life, and new abilities, which he uses to take down the baddies. He’s a wise-ass, foul ... Read More »

Monster movie Harbinger Down ready to surface!

Harbinger Down horiz poster

For fans of the great horror and sci-fi films of the 80s, like The Howling, An American Werewolf in London, Altered States, Aliens, Re-Animator and John Carpenter’s The Thing, films that utilized practical effects to amazing on-screen magic, recent years have been frustrating due to the overabundance and reliance on CGI to bring the extraordinary to life.  When the two effects techniques are combined ... Read More »

SyFy’s Face Off is back on!

Face Off poster

Television’s best, and certainly most creative, reality competition show, Face Off, begins its 9th season tonight at 9/8c on SyFy. The critics agree, as the show recently beat out much more well known shows, like The Voice, The Amazing Race and Dancing With the Stars (ughh!), to win the Critics Choice Award. It was much deserved, and, hopefully will bring more attention ... Read More »

Time for more Rick and Morty

Rick and Morty

Television’s most wildly inventive, time-traversing and mind-bending show begins an anxiously awaited second season tonight on the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. From the minds of Justin Roiland and the creator of beloved fan-favorite, Community, Dan Harmon, Rick and Morty is an animated series which follows young Morty and his demented genius inventor grandfather, Rick, on crazy adventures through time and space. A ... Read More »

Walking Dead stabbed by Emmys once again

WD S6

Well, the 2015 Primetime Emmy nominations were announced on Thursday, and to nobody’s surprise, the biggest and most popular show on television, AMC’s The Walking Dead, was virtually ignored once again. Based on all the prior years, it would have come as an actual shock if the zombie juggernaut had received any major nominations, but considering how well acted, written ... Read More »