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Exploring Why Audiences Fell Out of Love With Practical FX

In the 1980’s, makeup effects artists like Tom Savini, Stan Winston, Dick Smith, Kevin Yagher, Rick Baker and Rob Bottin were the superstars of the industry. In the 1990’s, it was KNB. Young readers o...

Texas Frightmare Weekend

Event Recap: Texas Frightmare Weekend 2015

This past weekend, Dallas, Texas was host yet again to “The Southwest’s Premier Horror Convention” – Texas Frightmare Weekend. Held every year the first weekend of May, TFW is ...

Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter

Friday the 13th – The Final Chapter: The Essential Jason Movie

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter. Of course the film turned out to not be as the title promised. But nonetheless it is a fan-favorite and an essential slasher...

The Theatre Bizarre

The Theatre Bizarre is a Series of Strange Shorts

What an apt title for this weird and not-so-wonderful anthology feature. Directed by seven different directors, including Karim Hussain who had a stab at The ABC’s of Death cinematography, The T...

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