There’s no denying that THE WALKING DEAD is the biggest genre show on television, so one could only imagine the online waves caused by last season’s shocking cliffhanger. Now, fans have the chance to relive all the mad and macabre moments of THE WALKING DEAD’s sixth season through a whole new lens, as the series […]
Many fans have been keeping an eye on the highly anticipated opening of the The Gas Station in Bastrop, Texas, which is known for its iconic debut in Tobe Hooper’s TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE. It’s proud new owner, Roy Rose, has worked tirelessly to get the establishment in tip top shape, using as much of […]
For the fourth episode of their movie-centric third season, Joe DeRosa & Pat Walsh talk about THE CONJURING 2 and other summer fright fare! The gruesome twosome compare the fright film to the original CONJURING, how these films stack up against other contemporary chillers, and Pat even offers up his two cents on THE PURGE: […]
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…
It’s hard to believe that Anthrax, one of the most successful bands to be born of the ’80s “thrash metal”-era, turns 35 this year. Over the past three plus decades, Anthrax has sold over 10 million records worldwide. In addition to classic albums like AMONG THE LIVING and PERSISTENCE OF TIME, Anthrax has branched out […]
I doubt you’ll find a film this year more appropriately titled than Fede Alvarez’s DON’T BREATHE. As simplistic as it is suspenseful, DON’T BREATHE is undoubtedly an intense and unpredictable thrill-ride, one that will literally take your breath away during its numerous incredible set pieces. And for the many horror fans who complain about the horror […]
Early in FANGORIA’s conversation with Human Furnace the Ringworm vocalist/doomsday prophet/horror culture devotee describes the eighth full-length from his legendary Cleveland metallic hardcore occultist quintet as possessing “the manners of a cornered, rabid beast”—a description many will find extraordinarily difficult to improve upon as they steep themselves in the merciless, darkly triumphant sturm und drang […]
On this week’s episode of THE GIRLS IN THE BACK ROW, Kate & Tab continue on their Silent Scream series with a look at Rupert Julian’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA! The petrifying pair examine the 1925 film, the original source novel, and Lon Chaney’s iconic FX make-up work. Furthermore, you can check out Tab’s new horror […]
2016 aims to be a pretty big year for Troma; in addition to the debuts of films such as B.C. BUTCHER and the upcoming RETURN TO RETURN TO NUKE ‘EM HIGH A/K/A VOLUME 2, the company is taking major leaps in their digital presence via their VHX channel Troma Now!. In that digital advancement is […]
Denver film lovers are in for a treat. Friday, October 28th, the Alamo Drafthouse Denver is presenting a screening of the 1968 thriller TARGETS, on 35mm. For those unfamiliar, the film revolves around a Vietnam war vet on a shooting spree, eventually hiding out at a drive-in movie theater. Boris Karloff features as a fictitious […]
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!
When it comes to the horror genre, some of the best terror tales have surrounded frightening fictional families. From the Sawyers to the Bates, the canon for petrifying parents, sinister siblings, and wicked relatives is filled with memorable additions, and now, Stuart Sauvarin’s BLOOD IS BLOOD looks to join their ranks. But don’t take our word […]
While the Northeast has been a genre hub for quite some time, there are sadly too few genre-oriented film festivals in the region to run alongside the high-caliber fests around the United States. Yet perhaps the silver lining to this fact is that it’s lead to the formation of some of the more eccentric and […]
For this week’s episode of THE HORROR SHOW, Sean and Joe go back to the ’80s to revisit the Stephen Dorff-starring cult classic THE GATE! Will this beloved childhood fright film hold up for our horror hosts? Or will the gruesome twosome send this creature feature to hell?
High end fantasy has always had a warm home next to horror ever since H.P. Lovecraft birthed Cthulhu on the unexpected populace of post war 1930’s. While he may not be the first to combine giant monsters and the unforgiving cosmos, he is certainly not the last, the most recent addition being SEVEN TO ETERNITY. […]
You may be familiar with the Virtual Reality studio Dark Corner, as they were responsible for the VR horror short film CATATONIC, which was beloved at various festivals from SXSW to, most recently, BiFan. This writer has been a VR convert for a while now, having picked up the Oculus Rift DK2 some time back, more […]
One of the more common threads in zombie mythology is the question of their humanity. If a person ceases to be, at the time of their death, what’s left when they’ve become reanimated? Do they retain any memories of their life, their personality? If so, is there a chance that they could, someday, become more […]
On this week’s episode of MONSTER PARTY, hosts Matt Weinhold, Larry Strothe, Shawn Sheridan, and James Gonis are joined by BOB’S BURGERS actor/comedian Ron Lynch to talk about the many rip-offs and wannabes in horror & sci-fi history! From GHOULIES to MIGHTY JOE YOUNG to numerous controversial titles, MONSTER PARTY pulls no punches in this […]
There are some films that take a while to digest, to process, to parse. Sometimes it can days or weeks after a viewing (or multiple viewings), to form an opinion. Then sometimes, even that opinion changes with time, ephemeral and difficult-to-define feelings for a piece of art fluctuating based on moods and seasons. Other times, […]
Word dropped this week that a new ‘augmented reality game’ allows users to use their smartphones to put themselves in a real life horror movie. NIGHT TERRORS is currently being pitched as the POKEMON GO for horror fans. Instead of catching Pokemon, players will have to avoid monsters chasing them in their own home.