INSIDE ISSUE #90
THE LORD OF LEGENDARY THINGS
Ray Harryhausen has brought some of the most memorable movie monsters to life through the meticulous art of stop-motion model animation. More than five decades after those curious creatures first appeared on theatre screens, his work continues to thrill and fascinate. In a new interview, Rue Morgue pays tribute to the legendary animator.
Plus: The History of Stop-Motion Animation, new Harryhausen books, and more!
by Paul Corupe, Jason Pichonsky and James Burrell
THE ROTTEN REICH
Tommy Wirkola sprays blood all over the Norwegian film industry with his country’s first zombie movie, the undead Nazi splatter comedy Dead Snow.
Plus: An overview of the strange Nazi zombie subgenre, and a sneak peek at Army of Frankenstein.
by Sean Plummer, Jovanka Vuckovic and John W. Bowen
RETURN TO SPOOK CENTRAL
Twenty years after the last Ghostbusters film, the original cast reassembles for a video game that invites you to strap on a Proton Pack and battle some familiar denizens of the underworld. Who ya gonna call?
by Monica S. Kuebler
ALL YOU NEED IS BRAINS
With everything from superheroes to classic works of literature getting the undead treatment these days, it was only a matter of time before the invasion of The Zombeatles.
by Last Chance Lance
NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND:
To Ghostbusters, with love.
Crazies remake expands scope of Romero’s infection story; Toronto’s Luminato Festival celebrates Poe’s 200th birthday; Stoker Awards returns to Burbank with Mathesons, Garris and Braunbeck in lineup.
THE CORONER’S REPORT:
Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six Perilous Plants.
Zombie Pumps, Cryptozoological Figure Set, Bloodstained Bathmat and Shower Curtain, Zombie Wedding Cake Toppers
CineMacabre features reviews of Fear(s) of the Dark, Shuttle, Sea Sickos, Attack of the Giant Leeches, Succubus: The Demon, Dorm, Sick Nurses and SARS Wars: Bangkok Zombie Crisis. Abbreviated Terrors reviews The Horribly Slow Murderer with the Extremely Inefficient Weapon, Wretched and Terror! Reissues reviews the latest Hilarious House of Frightenstein releases, as well as House on Haunted Hill: 50th Anniversary Special Edition (1959), Scorpion with Two Tales (1982) and Redneck Zombies (1986).
Nightmare Castle (1965).
Dug up: The Ghost and Mr. Chicken.
BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS:
Features Bad Kids Go to Hell, plus reviews Devoid of Life, Fall of Cthulhu: Nemesis #1, Buffy the Vampire Slayer #21, Irredeemable #1, and Dark Tower: The Sorcerer.
THE NINTH CIRCLE:
Spotlight: Dwight Kemper’s Bela Lugosi and the House of Doom. Plus, reviews of Supernatural: The Official Companion Season 3, Monster Movies, The Pain and Pleasure of Cult Horror Films: An Historical Survey, Michael McBride’s Bloodletting, Charles Wilkin’s In the Land of Long Fingernails: A Memoir, Robert Boyczuk’s Horror Story and Other Stories, Erotic Comics: A Graphic History Vol. 2, Traps, Ronald Kelly’s Midnight Grinding and Other Twilight Tales and P.C Cast and Kristin Cast’s Hunted.
TRAVELOGUE OF TERROR:
Old Montreal Ghost Walk – Montreal, Quebec.
Featuring The Giallos Flame. Plus reviews of Boogeyman OST, The Last House on the Left OST, Themes from Horror Movies, Fredrik Klingwall, The Brains, Rosemary’s Babies, The Meteors, The Rigormorticians, Under a Nightmare, Funeral Mist, and Jungle Rot.
Spirit Slayers/Night Stalkers, The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena and The Penumbra Collection.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Requiem.”