Ep 9: Eric Freeman

Actor Eric Freeman stepped into the lead role of Ricky Caldwell in SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT PART 2 in 1987, following the controversy of the first film with one of the most debated sequels in genre history. As clips of his delivery of “garbage day” were becoming the stuff of...

Ep 8: Alan Howarth

Composer, sound designer, and engineer Alan Howarth is one of the most well traveled, influential, and work-diverse people in cinema today. From creating the sound of the Enterprise in STAR WARS to composing and engineering with John Carpenter on a long list of genre defining films including...

Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 Blu Now Available For Preorder Oct25

Silent Night, Deadly...

I am thrilled to announce SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT 2 is now available for preorder from Scream Factory! My team at Reverend Entertainment has put together a stout package packed with new special features. There are two versions available: Standard edition (comes with Blu-ray and poster)...

On HALLOWEEN 2018 Jun14

On HALLOWEEN 2018

The theme of the just-released trailer for HALLOWEEN 2018 is doing things right. The franchise has been through many twists and turns over the years, and is something of a choose-your-own-adventure in terms of starting and stopping points, including often ignoring various entries in favor of...

Guest on Land of the Creeps Jun12

Guest on Land of the...

I am thrilled to have been a part of the June 11th return episode (#170) of Land of the Creeps, where we dug into discussion about the new trailer for HALLOWEEN 2018 from Universal and Blumhouse. I join host Greg “Gregamortis” Morgan, Shawn “Haddonfield Hatchet” Davis,...

Ep 7: Fred Olen Ray

  From horror and sci-fi to family fare and beyond, director/producer Fred Olen Ray has done it all. Second only to the likes of Roger Corman, Fred’s roster of films and television programs numbers in the hundreds, including notables HOLLYWOOD CHAINSAW HOOKERS, SCALPS, ARMED RESPONSE,...

JACK FROST Director Michael Cooney Dec10

JACK FROST Director ...

When A-Pix was firing on all cylinders in the late 1990s releasing a steady stream of genre titles, I fell in love with them. UNCLE SAM, ICE CREAM MAN, THE SURGEON, and others were refreshing in a pretty blase pool of horror entertainment. They seemed willing to venture in to the fringes and...

Ep 6: Andrew Divoff

Andrew Divoff is one of the most diverse actors in entertainment, with over 100 film and television credits to his name, including LOST, THE STRAIN, TOY SOLDIERS, FAUST, AIR FORCE ONE, ANOTHER 48 HOURS, A-TEAM, and MATLOCK. Horror fans will undoubtedly know him from his iconic turn as the...

Ep 5: Amy Steel

Amy Steel is one of the most beloved faces in genre cinema due to her performance as “Ginny” in FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2. Her turns in APRIL FOOL’S DAY, THE POWERS OF MATTHEW STARR, FOR LOVE AND HONOR, and the F13 documentary CRYSTAL LAKE MEMORIES continue to introduce her to...

Ep 4: Irwin Yablans

Irwin Yablans produced the first three HALLOWEEN films as well as a number of notable genre titles including TOURIST TRAP and HELL NIGHT. The original concept for HALLOWEEN was his, and despite playing such a key role in the legacy of this durable series of films, he has largely existed in...

Ep 3: Trick Or Treat...

Trick or Treat Studios owns the Halloween mask market, and with the season creeping up on us the timing couldn’t be better to call in company president (and Macho Man impression maestro) Chris Zephro and master sculptor Justin Mabry to talk shop. Their lineup of licenses is mind...

Ep 2: Anthony C Ferr...

Anthony C. Ferrante is director of the enduring SHARKNADO franchise, the fourth entry of which lands on Syfy this Sunday, July 31st. He has deep roots in the horror genre, coming from years with Fangoria magazine and a long history in indie cinema (BOO, VIDEO DEAD, THE DENTIST films,...