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‘Fright Night’ DVD Review

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Director: Craig Gillespie Cast: Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, Toni Collette, Imogen Poots, David Tennant Plot: Charlie is going about his standard issue teenage life when it is brought to his attention that the… Continue reading

‘The Thing’ (2011) DVD Review

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Director: Matthjis van Heijnningen Jr. Cast: Mary Elisabeth Winstead, Joel Edgerton, Ulrich Thomsen Plot: A young expert in…thawing out dead things (which is something I didn’t know you could be an expert in,… Continue reading

13 Bullets: A Book Series Review

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David Wellington, a contemporary American horror author, is perhaps best known for his zombie-centric novels in the Monster Trilogy. Besides that he has also written two werewolf novels and a fantastic series of… Continue reading

Val Lewton’s Films and Why I Love Them

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In the 1940’s while Universal was churning out cliché (but enjoyable) monster movies, a producer named Val Lewton did something a little different. He made horror films that relied on plot and good… Continue reading

Retro Review: House on Haunted Hill

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DARKNITE agrees to spend the night… A movie screen as black as pitch staring right at the confused audience; then out of no where, a piercing scream and a ghoulish laugh and so… Continue reading

The 25 Greatest Figures in Horror Movie History

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Every film genre that has ever entertained film fans has had a group of people behind it driving that genre. Gangster films had James Cagney and Robert DeNiro; Westerns had John Ford, John… Continue reading

[The Super Five] 5 Horror Documentaries That Know Their Stuff

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Welcome to a brand new weekly feature here at HOG called ‘The Super Five’. This is a different take on the ‘Top 10’ or ‘List’ style features, where I take a subject and… Continue reading

The Ten Most Interesting Directors of the Now – Peter Jackson

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This marks the fifth entry in the Ten Most Interesting Directors of the Now series, honoring those film-makers who we just can’t see enough of in our cinemas. Joining our previous entries Edgar… Continue reading

‘Stake Land’ Review

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A SLAMADAM review! Director: Jim Mickle Starring: Connor Paolo, Nick Damici, and Danielle Harris Plot: A vampire epidemic has swept the world. America has collapsed into a wasteland. The mysterious slayer, Mister (Nick Damici),… Continue reading

‘Take Shelter’ Review

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A review by SLAMADAMS Director: Jeff Nichols Starring: Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, and Shea Whigham Plot: A family man starts having visions of a coming storm. He is torn between his fear that they are… Continue reading