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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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Marcus Theatres Announces October Fright Nights!

October Fright Nights

This October, come see your favorite horror films back on the big screen during Marcus Theatres‘ Fright Nights Film Series! Every weekend in October, Marcus Cinemas brings you a different horror classic. The films show at 10:00pm each Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night in October. Admission is just $5.00! Here’s the 2017 lineup… The Shining – October 5, 6, 7 …

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Meet Our Writers: Kenn Hoekstra

Smile you son of a....

Kenn Hoekstra joined the PopHorror team on August 29, 2016. His first article commemorated William Friedkin’s birthday. One year and 80-ish articles later, Kenn is here to enjoy long walks on the beach and talking about himself in the third person*. So what is this Kenn Hoekstra guy all about? Let’s find out… 1.) What is your favorite horror TV series? …

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Meet Our Writers: Wade Wainio

You’re stranded on a desert island. Assuming electricity and equipment aren’t a problem, which five horror movies would you want with you? Such a tough question, and I can’t consider the list permanent until the island vacation occurs, but…. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, Evil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn, Creepshow, The Birds, and Night of the …

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Meet Our Writers: Karli Lawson AKA. Karli Ray

What’s your favorite horror movie quote? “We all go a little mad sometimes.” It’s always been my favorite quote. My brother even gave me a bag with the quote on it for Christmas! Who’s your favorite slasher villain? Jason Voorhees. His backstory is one of my favorite villain stories. Plus, he’s just one of the most brutal killers. He just …

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The Hills Have Eyes (1977) Retro Review

In the classic 1977 Wes Craven film The Hills Have Eyes, a family on their way to California has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack. PopHorror takes a look back at this film on its 40th birthday. The Hills Have Eyes is a …

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Happy Birthday to Our Favorite Insomniac – Heather Langenkamp!

Happy Birthday to Our Favorite Insomniac! Heather Langenkamp was born on July 17, 1964 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She is most notably known for her role as Nancy Thompson in Wes Craven’s-Nightmare on Elm Street.  Previous credits prior to Nightmare, included both a CBS Schoolbreak Special (Have You Tried Talking to Patty?)  and an ABC After School Special (Can a Guy Say No?). …

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Scream Season 3 Gets Complete and Total Reboot

According to deadline.com, MTV announced today that Scream season 3 will be getting a complete and total reboot. What does this mean? So far, we don’t know much. From what we do know is that Lakewood Killer Brandon James will be no more and that the answer to cliffhanger episode “Spring Break,” we will never know. Great. Just when we were …

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