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It's the Booze Talkin': Is horror on TV taking over horror at the movies?

One of my earliest horror memories was taking in the original NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD in all its black and white glory on a rainy afternoon. This experience scared the living shite out of me and I’m a much better horror nut for it. Yet aside from commercial laden airings on a local station, those were the days when my favorite scary movies were generally in theatres or on home...

Where in the Horror are they Now? Michelle Johnson!

MICHELLE JOHNSON THEN : When Michelle Johnson appeared in the racy middle aged comedy BLAME IT ON RIO in 1984 she was only seventeen years of age. She portrayed a beautiful teen that fell in love with her much older “uncle” played by Michael Caine. Looking back at this little flick which also starred Demi Moore, I have a hard time imagining that they...

Dissecting Writer/Director Frank Darabont!

WRITER/DIRECTOR FRANK DARABONT! Given his high-ranking prestige pictures, it might be easy to overlook Frank Darabont's love of the macabre. But make no mistake friends, this is a dude who cut his teeth on the horror genre, evolving from a rabid fan-boy and Stephen King acolyte to bona fide screenwriter and ultimately, a first rate film director. In fact, the very...

Kill of the Day: "Tales from the Crypt" (1992)

Truth be told I never really watched a lot of "Tales from the Crypt." I know, I know - that will be changing soon. I promise. The reason I bring that up though is because I realized there hasn't been a Kill of the Day from the epic series. Crazy right? Well today that changes! For today's Kill of the Day we're taking a look at an episode from Season 4 which stars Tom Hanks! That's right...

The F*cking Black Sheep: Tales from the Crypt Presents: Bordello of Blood (1996)

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! Tales from the Crypt Presents: Bordello of Blood (1996) Directed by Gilbert Adler...

Top 10 Best Horror/Sci-fi TV Shows!

Quick question: which medium is currently putting out better entertainment, horror/sci-fi movies or horror/sci-fi television? Not so easy, is it. In the last 5 to 7 years or so, the small-screen has been at the forefront of fostering cutting edge genre material - often original, some spinoff - with many new shows ascending to ungodly levels of popularity over that span. Hell, "The Walking...

Eric Walkuski's Top 5 Must-Watch Halloween flicks!

As is the case with most everyone who reads this site, I celebrate Halloween starting on October 1st - hell, sometimes even a few days earlier - because I just hold the holiday so dear. I have a handful of "go to" horror flicks that must be popped in during this joyous time; some are unknown gems, some are cheesy guilty pleasures. Yes, titles like HALLOWEEN and THE EXORCIST will be viewed...

Awesome: Mondo planning on a Tales from the Crypt exhibit in Austin!

Mondo will celebrate EC Comics & Tales From The Crypt this Halloween with a gallery show that will run from October 25 through November 23. Thirty-plus artists will honor one of the greatest horror television shows of all time and its origins in EC Comics, which produced some of the most original and striking horror artwork, inspiring a generation of artists and genre fans. The gallery show...

The Crypt Keeper returns to ring in the New Year with FearNet

Fans of the HBO anthology series TALES FROM THE CRYPT will have a unique way to ring in the New Year this December 31st. FearNet will be staging it's first ever New Year's Shockin' Eve with a marathon of the blackly comedic show hosted by none other than the Crypt Keeper himself. The event sees John Kassir returning to the role for the first time in 15 years to host new interstitial...

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