Tuesday , 23 October 2018

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R.I.P. The Thing’s Richard Dysart

The Gore 4 is sad to report that The Thing’s Richard Dysart, died on April 5 in Santa Monica, CA, at the age of 86, after a long illness. Born in Brighton, MA, Dysart served for four years in the Air Force during the Korean War. Some of his television credits include All in the Family, Baretta, Columbo and Lou ... Read More »

Slash rocks NJ and for elephants

Famed ex-Guns ‘N’ Roses guitarist, Slash, has a lot going on of interest to the Gore 4. He recently brought his current band, Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators, to Sayreville, NJ’s Starland Ballroom in support of their new album, World on Fire. First up, the show itself. After suffering extensive damage from 2012’s Hurricane Sandy, the Starland Ballroom, one of ... Read More »

Ricci Ax-cels as Lizzie Borden

Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one. OK, whoever wrote this infamous rhyme may have embellished the number of whacks, but you get the point. Based on the 1892 murder trial and ultimate acquittal of Lizzie Borden, who was accused of brutally killing her ... Read More »

Bully on Unfriended – a review

There’s the old adage, ‘Keep your friends close, but keep your enemies closer.’ In the newest cybernatural horror film, Unfriended, this rings truer than ever, and following this rule may mean the difference between life or death. The catalyst for the events to follow is that of an embarrassing video of a girl that is posted online and the ensuing ... Read More »

Dig the new Burying the Ex trailers

Burying the Ex is a movie The Gore 4 has had its bloody eye on for awhile (see Joe Dante Digs Up New Horror Comedy) for a number of reasons. First off, it’s directed by one of our favorite directors, Joe Dante. He’s the man behind such classics as Pirahna, The Howling, Gremlins 1 & 2, Matinee and Innerspace, to ... Read More »

A Trio of R.I.P.s

The world of cinema and television horror recently lost a trio of actors who had long and accomplished careers with a variety of roles, many in the genre we hold so dear. On March 30, Robert Z’dar died of cardiac arrest at the age of 64 in Pensacola, Florida. Robert, instantly recognizable for his massive jaw, was best known for ... Read More »

It Follows leads this year’s horror crop – review

You can’t run. And you can’t hide. Because no matter where you go, “It” will follow. And if it catches you…. Such is the basic premise of the latest horror sensation to hit theaters, It Follows. After a mysterious and deadly opening sequence, the movie centers on Jay, her sister, Kelly, and their friends, Paul and Yara. Jay is excited ... Read More »

The Walking Dead So Far

**** The following commentary deals with the events of The Walking Dead through episode 5.14, “Spend”, which aired on 3/15/15. If you haven’t yet caught up to this episode, continue on at your own risk. **** With only two episodes left of this season’s The Walking Dead, Rick and Co. are at a crossroads. They’ve found a new home, with ... Read More »

R.I.P. Daniel von Bargen

Daniel von Bargen, the versatile and very recognizable character actor, has died at the age of 64. The cause was complications from diabetes. Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, von Bargen landed roles on and off-Broadway, as well as in the soap operas, “Guiding Light” and “All My Children”, but made the move to films in a short time. He ... Read More »

Will Forte strong as Last Man on Earth

Struggling to survive in a post-apocalyptic world has been the setting for many films and television shows, so many that it has become a sub-genre unto itself. From the Mad Max films, 28 Days Later and The Book of Eli, to current TV fare such as The Walking Dead and The 100, this premise is often compelling and frightening as ... Read More »