The line between horror and fantasy is so easily blurred that it can be hard to tell where one ends and the other begins. Even children’s fairy tales, intended to be magical instead of scary, can be chill-inducing. Think of the living puppet Pinocchio, originally from Carlo Collodi’s 1883 children’s book. Pinocchio meets with a […]
On this week’s eerie installment of THE GIRLS IN THE BACK ROW, Kate & Tab discuss SILENCE OF THE LAMBS! Our horror hosts talk about Jonathan Demme’s surprising turn from directing comedy to horror/thriller, the critical acclaim received by the film, and the real-life inspirations for Hannibal Lecter and Buffalo Bill. Kate and Tab also […]
With San Diego Comic Con around the corner, horror fans are chomping at the bit for what surprises lie in store in terms of genre fare. While FANGORIA’s podcast MONSTER PARTY will be on the scene at SDCC, FANGO is excited to offer our readers an exclusive preview of what’s sure to be the next […]
This week, the 20th edition of the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (a/k/a BiFan) looks to offer over a week of incredible genre gems in the heart of Bucheon City, Korea. But with dozens of unique fright films to choose from between 7/25 – 7/31, making the most of your BiFan experience can be an […]
On the latest episode of SPLAT CHAT, host Steve Craig talks to Infested Films’ David Sherbrook & Scott Dawson, both of which are well-versed in the world of DIY special FX and set design. Steve Craig also updates listeners on his directorial debut, WAKING NIGHTMARE, which you can learn more about HERE.
Welcome to TOYS OF TERROR, Fango’s weekly feature exhibiting the coolest horror accessories across the web. Whether you’re a collector, connoisseur or simply making your love of horror a family affair, these petrifying playthings are likely to impress even the most heartless horror fan. So if you’re searching for a ghoulish gift, look no further…
RE-ANIMATOR fans rejoice! FANGORIA will host a free NYC screening of actress Barbara Crampton’s new horror thriller SUN CHOKE on Monday, August 8th at 7 p.m. at the Helen Mills Theater (137-139 West 26th Street). Written and directed by Ben Cresciman, SUN CHOKE co-stars Sarah (BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER) Hagan, Sara Malakul Lane (SHARKTOPUS) and Riley […]
Earlier this year, FANGORIA surprised our readership with announcement of our partnership with the exceptional online marketplace Entertainment Earth to provide weekly giveaways of chilling collectibles. And with the sun setting on our latest contest, FANGO and EE have our next gruesome giveaway all ready for your petrifying participation! For this week, Entertainment Earth is […]
For this week’s episode of THE HORROR SHOW, Sean, Joe, and Paul bid farewell to their retrospective series on threequels! What unique “part three”‘s will make their way into this eerie episode? Will our terrifying trio send off this threequel series with a whisper or a scream? Find out below!
The 20th Fantasia Film Festival began this weekend, and I’m on my way there right now. In an attempt to filter my overwhelming excitement into something productive, here’s a list of the top ten movies I cannot wait to see in Montreal over the next couple weeks. I’ve decided to leave off some of the […]
We’ve all had those nights: the ones where the party of the lifetime turns into a living hell. Luckily, even our worst nights don’t get as nightmarish as BACHELOR GAMES, the latest horror offering from filmmaker Edward McGown that depicts a tale of hard living, and even harder survival. Now, with the flick on VOD from […]
Earlier this year, FANGORIA offered up news on the latest visceral venture from Cult Epics’ mastermind Nico B., Reel Gore Releasing, which launches transgressive international titles into the U.S. starting next month with VIOLENT SHIT – THE MOVIE. Now, FANGORIA has the latest information and trailer regarding September’s Reel Gore title, Andreas Marschall’s German modern-day […]
For this week’s episode of THE RANTS MACABRE, Darren & Mindy run the gamut of horror television with a binge-happy recap of PREACHER, PENNY DREADFUL, OUTCAST, and HANNIBAL! What petrifying programs make the grade for the demonic duo? Will any scare series make our horror hosts want to change the channel? Find out below!
FANGORIA fanatics! If you’re one of the thousands who follow us on Twitter, you’re likely familiar with our daily Caption Contests! Now, due to the overwhelmingly positive response, we’re highlighting the best entries of the week for the world to see! So without further ado…
There the bastard was. Just lying there. Dead. Ronnie had never been a believer in monsters, not in the slightest, and this disregard for the supernatural was just the thing that made him quite calm when he finally encountered one. A monster. At least that’s what this bastard appeared to be. And there it was, […]
In this current climate of the entertainment industry, it’s no surprise that genre filmmakers tend to use nostalgia to their advantage, as, sadly, so few fright fans are willing to give wholly original work a fair shake. While sometimes this leads to grating, overused genre tropes from yesteryear getting another chance to shine, filmmakers who […]
Although Chris Alexander has carved out a fantastic career as a musician as well as writer and editor for some of horror’s top publications- Rue-Morgue, FANGORIA, Shock Till You Drop, to name a few-, fright fans are getting to know Alexander as a filmmaker as well. With patient, eerie offerings such as BLOOD FOR IRINA […]
WE’LL SEE YOU HELL is back, and now, with considerably less sin! For the first episode of their movie-centric third season, Joe DeRosa & Pat Walsh return with style as they dig up their contemporary take on TREMORS! The gruesome twosome discuss whether or not TREMORS qualifies as a “horror” movie, the TREMORS franchise as […]
As the wicked world turns, FANGORIA continues to sink our teeth into the latest and greatest in horror happenings. And to keep fright fans informed in a timely fashion, FANGO has rounded up the head-turning headlines from across the lurid landscape for your reading pleasure!
On this week’s eerie installment of THE GIRLS IN THE BACK ROW, Kate and Tab revisit the 1999 genre gamechanger, THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT! With the film being among Kate’s favorites, Tab is checking out this found footage flick with fresh eyes. The petrifying pair will also discuss THE CURSE OF THE BLAIR WITCH, the […]