INSIDE ISSUE #114
RIGHT NEXT DOOR TO HELL
With a remake out this month, we go back to the original bloodsucker-plagued suburbs of 1985’s Fright Night. Writer/director Tom Holland helps us illustrate how his unlikely hit reinvented the vampire for modern viewers. PLUS: Stars Chris Sarandon, William Ragsdale and Stephen Geoffreys reminisce about the shoot; and Colin Farrell, Anton Yelchin and Craig Gillespie discuss the new remake.by April Snellings, Trevor Tuminski, Monica S. Kuebler and Dave Alexander
SMALL TOWN STRANGE
Haven, an unsettling series about a tormented town with deep, dark secrets, is just one of the growing army of genre programs invading your TV. PLUS: A round-up of this season’s new and returning horror shows. >by Monica S. Kuebler, Trevor Tuminski, Brenton Bentz, Pedro Cabezuelo and Dave Alexander
Body Worlds creator Gunther von Hagens on morbid art, controversial science and facing his own mortality by Nadja Sayejwith photos by Dave Alexander
FEAR THE REAPER
In anticipation of this month’s Final Destination 5, we’ve rounded up the franchise’s top ten kills to prove that death never takes a holiday. by Last Chance Lance
NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
Vampires and VHS.
Behind the Mask director seeks funding via Facebook, Horror films ignite controversy on both ends of political spectrum, After Dark film set to become a play to die for.
THE CORONER’S REPORT
Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: Bar Brutality.
Vamplets, Zombie Blood, Cthulhu Roaster and The Kraken Rum.
CineMacabre features reviews of Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer, Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet, Blood Junkie, Exorcismus, Mongolian Death Worm, Fall Down Dead, Killer Yacht Party, Death Tube, Death Tube 2, and Cam Girl. Reissues features reviews of Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story (2007), The Last Dinosaur (1977), Alien 2: On Earth (1980), and Old Dracula (1975).
Curse of the Faceless Man (1958).
Bowen calls bullshit on genre deniers.
BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
Features Xombi, Mystery Men #2 of 5, Brightest Day Aftermath: The Search for Swamp Thing #1 of 3, Fear Itself: Fearsome Four #1 of 4, That Hellbound Train #1 of 3, and The Goon #34.
THE NINTH CIRCLE
Spotlight: In Extremis: The Most Extreme Short Stories of John Shirley. Library of the Damned spills some convention secrets. Plus, reviews Allied Artists Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Films, Benjamin Radford’s Tracking the Chupacabra, Rock ‘n’ Roll is Dead: Dark Tales Inspired by Music, Gary McMahon’s The Concrete Grove, Tom Fletcher’s The Leaping, Crazy 4 Cult: Cult Movie Art, Martin Popoff’s Black Sabbath FAQ, and Hank Schwaeble’s Diabiolical.
TRAVELOGUE OF TERROR
Rose Hall Great House – Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Psycho Holocaust, Bunnyman and If A Tree Falls.
Featuring the return of goregrind gods Exhumed. The Blood Spattered Guide discusses the horror of Atari Teenage Riot. Plus reviews Black Sunday OST, Heartless OST, Stake Land OST, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari OST, Hexentanz, Eve Hell & The Razors, The Black Dahlia Murder, Debauchery, and Haemorrhage.
Featuring reviews of F.E.A.R.3., Alice: Madness Returns, Shadows of the Damned and Army of Darkness Defense.
Roy Thomas and Gerry Conway’s Man-Thing (1971)
GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE!
10 new subscribers will win a Creature Babes skate deck courtesy of Creature Skateboards.