Following the demise of Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro’s SILENT HILLS project, fans have been eagerly awaiting for more updates on DEATH STRANDING, the inaugural title from the newly-founded Kojima Productions. Luckily for horror gamers, last night’s 2016 Game Awards offered a brand new look at DEATH STRANDING, whilst confirming the involvement of del […]
Produced by Ridley Scott and featuring a powerhouse dream cast– Kate Mara, Toby Jones, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Paul Giamatti– Luke Scott’s directorial debut MORGAN delves into the potential dark side of our increasingly BRAVE NEW WORLD-esque existence, introducing us to a young not-quite-human girl bioengineered in a lab by scientists wrestling with the strange ethics […]
Who could have started off 2016 guessing that this year’s most terrifying cinematic villain would be a blind, old war veteran? Well, at least one person might have: Stephen Lang, who embodies the nameless Blind Man from Fede Alvarez’s heart-stopping horror/thriller DON’T BREATHE. Stealing scenes and scaring audiences in the sleeper hit of the summer, […]
One of the things I love about horror is it dares to openly explore dark subject matter, and Farren Blackburn’s SHUT IN reminded me of how intriguing it is when psychological issues are explored from a horror point of view. Giving a deep and fascinating portrayal of guilt and insanity, SHUT IN excelled at the […]
For horror fans, Hannah Fierman may be best recognized from her terrifying turn as the creature from the unforgettable “Amateur Night” segment of V/H/S. With her haunting catchphrase (“I like you.”) and a wicked physical performance that has earned praise and permeated through the horror community, fright fans have been excitedly awaiting for the spin-off […]
Just a few days short of his 77th birthday, FANGORIA is sad to report that cult film and horror icon Don Calfa has passed away, as per various reports from his former co-stars. A fine performer and convention stalwart, Calfa’s standing in the genre film community was never questioned, and while he was long overdue […]
In the wave of nostalgia-driven art that has hit over the past few years, you’d be hard-pressed to find something as truly as weird or as insane as Chrzu’s NIGHTSATAN AND THE LOOPS OF DOOM. A story of a cannibal synth band who face off against a bloodthirsty DJ witch, this film is absolutely insane, […]
As countless broken hearts and rock ‘n’ roll bands can tell you, love hurts. However, that phrase has rarely been as literal than in the new horror offering PET, Carles Torrens’ twisty (and twisted) tale of seduction and salvation. With the film having wrapped up its festival run earlier this year, FANGORIA caught up with […]
As someone who was raised on both horror and comedy, this writer has been somewhat of a fervent fan of Adult Swim’s particular brand of genre-fluid programming. From their deep cut horror references in shows like AQUA TEEN HUNGER FORCE and EAGLEHEART to their more outwardly demented material such as their “Infomercial” series, Brett Gelman […]
Before he became the shepherd of Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY films, James Gunn was once the golden boy of Troma Entertainment, which he then followed with such twisted films as SLITHER and SUPER. But as Gunn found himself preoccupied with the second GUARDIANS flick, the writer/producer turned to WOLF CREEK franchise mastermind Greg McLean […]
It’s 1940s in Litchfield, Alabama during World War II, and life is difficult in this somewhat-depressed town, but not impossible. THE RIB FROM WHICH I REMAKE THE WORLD by Ed Kurtz features several characters, but George “Jojo” Walker is the foremost protagonist in this horror noir.
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…
One of the truly twisted and subversive voices working in the genre today, Clay McLeod Chapman’s mixture of Lovecraftian madness, psychosexual insanity, and disturbing dialogue is unrivaled in his numerous art forms. Of course, the writer’s flagship creation, THE PUMPKIN PIE SHOW, has traveled around the world, getting under the skin of audiences in both […]
With December right around the corner, the holidays are almost here, and for horror fans, that means the return of Christmas-themed horror films! Kicking off the season right this year is ALL THROUGH THE HOUSE, Todd Nunes’ contemporary yuletide slasher flick with a masked murderer and an array of up-and-coming scream queens. And to celebrate the […]
As any loyal FANGORIA reader is probably aware, one of this writer’s top horror television offerings is WGN America’s SALEM. A mixture of pulpy melodrama, high-concept horror, and practical FX showcase, SALEM has done a phenomenal job standing up to its more prolific horror TV counterparts, especially with its bloody and bizarre third season, currently […]
FANGORIA Podcast Network: “MONSTER PARTY” Gets Down With The Best (and Worst) Genre Film Death Scenes!
On this week’s episode of MONSTER PARTY, hosts Matt Weinhold, Larry Strothe, Shawn Sheridan, and James Gonis welcome comedian extraordinaire Jodi Miller as they discuss the best and worst deaths in horror/sci-fi history! From DAWN OF THE DEAD to THE VANISHING, these five fright fans talk about the cinematic expirations that stuck with them, for […]
For this very special edition of Five for Frightening, FANGORIA is changing things up a bit, offering a platform for indisutrial rocker and genre film aficionado Klayton, better known to fans of his macabre musical project Circle of Dust. With his new album, MACHINES OF OUR DISGRACE, hitting shelves on December 9th via FIXT, Klayton and FANGORIA […]
HOUSE 23 is a part murder mystery, part home invasion horror, written by Eli Yance and published by Skyhorse Publishing. The story follows Joseph Lee, a man who seemingly has everything: A beautiful, supportive and wealthy wife, Jennifer, alongside a large home in the English countryside. One minute, he is showering to ready himself for a holiday […]
For this week’s episode of THE RANTS MACABRE, Darren & Mindy offer up a spoiler-free review of Nicolas Pesce’s new art-house horror offering, THE EYES OF MY MOTHER! The demonic duo discuss the film’s black-and-white cinematography, it’s unique spin on serial killers, and Pesce’s intuition as a first-time filmmaker. If this episode catches your fascination, be […]
With Thanksgiving upon us, horror fans have much to be grateful for. To show our thanks, FANGORIA is spending Thanksgiving weekend offering up four original, horror-inspired cocktail recipes from the mind of FANGO’s own Ken W. Hanley. So break out your finest goblets, pick your poison, and drink responsibly!