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Holidays directors talk their favorite holiday horror films! (Part 2)

READ PART 1 RIGHT HERE! The past few years have seen a renaissance of the anthology horror film - and we couldn't be happier. The latest chilling compendium to arrive on the scene is HOLIDAYS , which is, as you probably could have guessed, a holiday-themed collection that gives due to some of the more notable days of the year. Christmas, St. Patrick's Day, Halloween (duh), New...
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Top 10 Canadian Horror Flicks!

Although our very own The Arrow found it a little less effective than both Eric and I, there's no doubt that Robert Eggers' THE WITCH is one of the most harrowing horror films to come out this past calendar year. And don't look now, but the film was made in Canada! With this in mind, we thought it'd be a ton of fun to stir the old noggin and come up with a list of our favorite Canadian horror...
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Where in the Horror are they Now? Michelle Trachtenberg!

MICHELLE TRACHTENBERG THEN: This holiday season I am happy to return to some of my favorite yuletide classics. For me personally, I have to put both DIE HARD and BLACK CHRISTMAS on my must watch list. Well what about the BLACK CHRISTMAS remake you might ask? And to that I answer, not even if I was forced to. However, there are certain things about this terrible...
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The F*ckin Black Sheep: Black Christmas (2006)

THE BLACK SHEEP is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATH. We’re hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Dig in! Black Christmas (2006) Directed by Glen Morgan “BLACK...
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Cool Horror Gear: The Black Christmas score hits vinyl for the first time

Here's something to put on your Christmas list! BLACK CHRISTMAS , one of the original slasher films (released just one week after the original TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE in 1974), is getting its score put out by Waxwork Records for the first time on any format. The vinyl record is the result of a year-long quest with Carl Zittrer to find the original master recordings,...
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It's the Booze Talkin', C'mon Krampus, help usher in more holiday horror!

December is here. There is a chill in the air. Decorations and pretty lights are on display in homes everywhere you go. The holidays are officially here. Of course that means we will be seeing a ton of Christmas specials and holiday classics like ITíS A WONDERFUL LIFE, A CHRISTMAS STORY and DIE HARD. Thankfully however, horror has always been lurking in the shadows. You have the seminal...
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Details unwrapped for Canadian special edition of Black Christmas

Director Bob Clark's 1983 film A CHRISTMAS STORY is a holiday classic. TBS shows it for 24 hours straight every year on Christmas, and I never let a Christmas go by without at least one viewing of it. Nine years before making that one, Clark made another Christmas movie that may not be as widely known and celebrated as A CHRISTMAS STORY, but it is a classic in its own right....
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Where in the Horror are they Now? Black Christmas Star Olivia Hussey!

OLIVIA HUSSEY THEN : Itís the holiday season once again. Stockings are hung with care and Christmas lights twinkle and shine in the cold winterís night. And for many a horror fan, we all return to that crazed obscene phone calling psycho hiding out in a sorority house in the classic chiller BLACK CHRISTMAS. Released in 1974, the horror feature helped introduce...
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Original Vs. Remake: Black Christmas

There were zero suspicions with the result of our last Original Vs. Remake which had John Carpenter's The Thing easily besting it's 2011 remake/prequel. Although some people took issue with the fact that the 2011 was definitely way more prequel than remake, we still say it so closely parallels Carpenter's film that it rightfully deserved to battle in this column. Thank you very much....
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It's the Booze Talkin': We want more X-Mas related horror films!

It’s Christmas time! And for many, it means sitting down with a holiday classic. Whether it’s Jimmy Stewart and IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE or the Bing Crosby musical extravaganza WHITE CHRISMAS, folks will gather round their stockings with their favorites. For me however, I prefer a little fear and fun to go with my X-Mas cheer. Every year, I make sure to sit down with the...
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Top 10 Hotties in Christmas Horror!

Ho Ho Ho my little who's in the holiday spirit? Ah come on, what about the ungodly travel arrangements, unavoidable flu-season, insufferable family members and unbridled avarice of Christmastime DOESN'T equal utter joy? Now now, chin up friends, we got your backs. We're all in this together. In fact, I'm betting diamonds to dog-shit that after shredding through this week's Top 10,...
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Holiday Face-Off: Black X-Mas Vs. Silent Night

I was glad to see that everyone enjoyed our last Thanksgiving-themed Face-Off that found Freddy Krueger to be the better guest fpr turkey dinner over Pinhead. Gobble Gobble Ghee! For today's Face-Off, we are jumping right into the very next holiday on the horizon! Yes, Christmas time is upon us, which means all the classic horror holiday flicks have been bumped up to the regular...
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