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  • FANGO Flashback: “BRIDE OF CHUCKY”

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    Following the release of CURSE OF CHUCKY, fans of the CHILD’S PLAY franchise rallied behind the film, many of whom called it a return to form for Don Mancini as well as Chucky as a frightening character. In fact, those same sentiments echoed that of the last time the CHILD’S PLAY franchise underwent retooling, following CHILD’S PLAY 3 beating a dead horse with the same old slasher formula. Of course, the last reinvention of CHILD’S PLAY came in the form of BRIDE OF CHUCKY, which not only served as a strong introduction of Charles Lee Ray into the serial-killer culture of the later 20th Century but built upon the mythology of the franchise to refreshingly weird places.

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  • “DEATHGASM PART 2: GOREMAGEDDON” Announced; Screenplay Completed

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    In the increasingly unsure and constantly changing media landscape, any indie horror success story is one worth celebrating. Whether it’s a “little film that could” such as IT FOLLOWS or a streaming success story such as THE TAKING OF DEBORAH LOGAN, any win for those working in low-budget horror is a step towards bolder voices receiving bigger venues for their talents. And yet with VOD numbers far fromt transparent, who could have predicted that one of this year’s goriest and most fun fright flicks would be getting a proper follow-up as filmmaker Jason Lei Howden has announced DEATHGASM PART 2: GOREMAGEDDON is coming to bang heads once again!

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  • Vincenzo Natali and Tom Holland offer perks for “CLAPBOARD” documentary supporters

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    We first told you here about CLAPBOARD JUNGLE: SURVIVING THE INDEPENDENT FILM BUSINESS, a feature-length documentary about the ins, outs, ups and downs of making off-Hollywood movies. It’s now in the final stages of crowd-financing for completion funds, and a couple of genre heavy hitters are pitching in and offering special bonuses.

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  • Exclusive Comments, BTS Pics: Rebekah McKendry’s first feature “ALL THE CREATURES WERE STIRRING”!

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    Over the summer, Rebekah McKendry bid FANGORIA ado after several years of serving the magazine as writer, head of sales/marketing and overall voice of the publication. McKendry has been one of FANGO’s most versatile personalities before taking the reigns of Blumhouse.com, moderating panels at conventions, co-hosting KILLER POV and dishing out her own scary short films in her free time. And in the latter category, McKendry has stepped up to the big leagues as Variety has announced that she is co-directing her first feature film with her husband David!

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  • “ZOMBIE HIGH” (Blu-ray Review)

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    The one thing this writer will always give to specialty distributor Scream Factory is that they have an inherent penchant for finding the most odd and obscure cult titles from throughout horror history. Whether it’s the weird and wild BLOOD AND LACE or the effortlessly bizarre DEADLY EYES, Scream Factory has given fans of vintage viscera no matter how underrated or lowly in the horror pantheon. Yet few Scream Factory releases are as strange as a whole as ZOMBIE HIGH, a horror comedy that’s as conceptually confused as it is fascinating as both entertainment and as a launchpad for many of today’s top hollywood talents.

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  • Exclusive photos, art, comments: Creature designer and co. open “EXHIBITS” movie

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    Paul Gerrard, creator of creature and concept art for the likes of WRATH OF THE TITANS, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, BATTLE: LOS ANGELES and the upcoming THERE ARE MONSTERS, is part of the team behind a macabre new film called EXHIBITS. Read on for a batch of exclusive images and words from the group.

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  • Event Report: “BLUE SUNSHINE” in 4K & Jeff Lieberman Q&A at Alamo Drafthouse Yonkers!

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    As many horror fans in New York and New Jersey can tell you, the Alamo Drafthouse in Yonkers can be one hell of a horror hub. From first run frights, macabre movie marathons and screenings of vintage scare fare, including Michael Gingold’s own PRINTS OF DARKNESS screening, Alamo offers all sorts of horror all the time. Yet sometimes, Alamo Drafthouse pulls out all the stops for horror hounds, as it did last Friday when the venue offered the very first true 4K screening of Jeff Lieberman’s BLUE SUNSHINE with the director in attendance!

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  • “THE FOREST” Sweepstakes To Take Fright Fans to Japan!

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    While it may be a few weeks before FANGORIA fanatics will have the chance to enter THE FOREST, buzz for the fright flick is rising as the film’s scary subject matter (based off the real Aokigahara Suicide Forest) and marketing campaign captures the eyes and imaginations of horror hounds. And now, Gramercy Pictures is giving those interested in seeing the Aokigahara Forest for themselves a chance to do so as a new sweepstakes will send one lucky fear fan and one companion to Tokyo, Japan!

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