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Eight Times the Masters of Horror Mastered Other Genres

All horror fans have their favorite directors. We root for these guys. They’re the names we saw over and over again when we started diving into the genre. For many of us, they were the first directors...

Bride of Reanimator

Why Bride of Re-Animator Works as a Stylish Sendup of the First

Stuart Gordon’s Re-Animator is, easily, one of the best horror comedies of the 1980s. A worthy follow-up to that seemed nearly impossible, in part because the movie is so great and in part because it ...

Six Writer/Director Duos That Prove Two Heads Can be Better Than One

Generally speaking, the last person the director wants on set is the writer. This is why many writers often try to cast themselves in a role in the film, because nobody wants them around otherwise. It...

Why it's so hard to adapt Lovecraft to film - a still from the film from beyond

Things Unseen: Why it’s so Hard to Adapt H.P. Lovecraft to Film

As someone entrenched in the horror genre, both in film and fiction, I get the same question a lot: “Why are there no good Lovecraft movies?” And there are, you just have to know where to find them. B...

Barbara Crampton

Exclusive Interview: Barbara Crampton Talks We Are Still Here

Barbara Crampton is one of the most prominent actresses in the horror genre, and has been for thirty years. In campy, innovative cult classics like Re-Animator, From Beyond and Castle Freak, she manag...

Pit and the Pendulum (1991)

Evil Eyes: Forgotten Adaptations of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe is the biggest name in horror. Even Stephen King has never come close to being as prominent and influential in the genre. Even the highest selling living author can’t outrank the one t...

Masters of Horror

Masters of Horror Episodes That Were Good Enough to be Features

The Showtime series Masters of Horror was one of the best anthology series in recent years. Each episode was an hour long, making them very nearly feature-length already. Some are even considered to b...

Castle Freak 1995 poster

Five Unsung Movies From an Unsung Director: Stuart Gordon

Stuart Gordon has been working in the horror genre for thirty years and enjoyed a successful stint as a stage director prior to that. He seems to have now returned to his roots, directing plays like R...

A still of Herbert West in Stuart Gordon's Re-Animator: The Musical.

Exclusive Interview – Stuart Gordon Discusses Re-Animator: The Musical

[soliloquy id=”9535″] Stuart Gordon has been involved with some of the most iconic horror films of the past 30 years and he continues to find new ways to innovate and delight fans of genre...