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“As You Wish…” Wes Craven’s ‘Wishmaster’ Turns 20!

When’s the last time you watched Wes Craven’s Wishmaster? It’s been a while, hasn’t it? Why is that? That’s the question we find ourselves asking this September 19, 2017 – the 20th anniversary of the film! With the massive success of Scream in 1996 and the follow up Scream 2 in 1997, the studio moved to strike quickly while the Wes …

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Interview with Peter Herro, cowriter/director of ‘WTF!’

Awhile back, I got to review the indie slasher film WTF!, (check out the review here), a horror film with a huge mean streak and brutal kills. Then I got the chance to interview one of its stars, Andrea Hunt (you can read that interview here), and now I’ve got the chance to interview the film’s director, Peter Herro. See …

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Horror Icons, Celebrities, Friends Remember Tobe Hooper

Tobe Hooper

Tobe Hooper, director of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, is dead at 74. The Los Angeles Coroner’s Office pronounced Hooper dead late Saturday, August 26th. By Sunday morning, the news spread across the horror community like wildfire. While Tobe Hooper is probably best known for TCM, his iconic career also boasted such horror mainstays as Poltergeist, The Funhouse, Lifeforce, Salem’s Lot, …

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Sony Pictures Bringing ‘976-EVIL’ To Blu-ray!

976-EVIL

Who ya gonna call? 976-EVIL! Sony Pictures Home Entertainment sends word: “Horror Has a Brand New Number: 976-EVIL!” The 1989 cult film offering debuts on Blu-ray for the first time ever October 3​! The release will include an all-new commentary with Director Robert Englund. It will also feature an alternate cut of the film with 12 additional minutes of footage! Awesome …

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Adam Green’s ‘Hatchet’ Returns to Theaters!

It has already been ten years since the release of director Adam Green’s indie sleeper hit Hatchet. The angry, potato-faced Victor Crowley, played by genre icon Kane Hodder, has become a slasher staple and the most popular horror movie icon to be birthed in the 21st century. To celebrate this double digit milestone, Hatchet will be returning to London’s FrightFest …

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PopHorror Went to Wizard World Comic Con in Des Moines!

The weekend of the May 19-21, PopHorror was able to attend a really great event in Des Moines, Iowa – Wizard World Comic Con! It was such a fun experience to get to see people dressed up as their favorite super heroes, Disney Princesses, and of course, horror movie icons! People from everywhere gathered together to see some of their favorite …

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‘To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story’ Documentary

The man, the myth, the legend, the horror icon. Masterfully Macabre Entertainment just recently announced that they have put the finishing touches on the documentary about the life of Kane Hodder. To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story is a personal and emotional look into the life of the legendary horror icon. The biographical documentary features interviews with horror …

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