Saturday, 31 December 2011

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

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The end of the year is upon us, overall 2011 hasn't exactly been the best year for a Horror fan but hopefully 2012 has more to offer us. If you want to see what's in store for 2012 then click here to see my previous post for a preview of future releases.

Thursday, 29 December 2011

What's In Store For 2012?

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2011, as we all know, hasn't exactly been a milestone year for the Horror genre. Now as this year draws to an end it's time to look towards what we'll be offered next year, so here is a list of some upcoming Horror films in 2012. If you want more information on any film just click on the name of the film:

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

My Best & Worst Films Of 2011

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2011 hasn't exactly been the best year to be a Horror fan, but it's not been as bad as some people make out. In this list I'm going to give you a run-down of my best & worst of 2011. To see the trailers for these films just click on the film name, I'd also like to point out they are in no particular order, So here we go:

Friday, 23 December 2011

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

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Wednesday, 21 December 2011

"Silent Night, Deadly Night" Franchise Review

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As you may remember I announced that I would be doing posts for the website SomeWhatNerdy. Well this month I have been reviewing the "Silent Night, Deadly Night" franchise. it was great to look back over one of the most legendary franchises in Horror.

Sunday, 18 December 2011

Xmas Horror Films: Part 2

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Here we are at part 2 of my 2-part Xmas films special. I'll be listing some Christmas orientated Horror films, ranging from killer Santa's to Horrors going on during the holiday season. So let's get on with this list to keep your insanity intact (if you want to view the trailers of any of these films just click on the name):


Friday, 16 December 2011

Horror Review: Santa's Slay (2005)

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There's no doubting the holiday season is here, in my last post I gave you part 1 of my list of Xmas Horror films and before I do part 2 I thought I'd give a review of one of my favourite Xmas Horror films, "Santa's Slay"

Wednesday, 14 December 2011

Xmas Horror Films: Part 1

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Well the holiday season is upon us, a time when children get excited, were we are forced to watch Christmas specials of TV shows & one family friendly Christmas film after another. But don't despair just because the holiday season is upon us doesn't mean we Horror fans have to miss out. In this 2-part special I'll be listing some Christmas orientated Horror films, ranging from killer Santa's to Horrors going on during the holiday season. So let's get on with this list to keep your insanity intact (if you want to view the trailers of any of these films just click on the name):

Saturday, 10 December 2011

"American Mary" -- The Soska Sisters Return!

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Since the Soska Sisters (Twisted Twins) burst onto the scene with the future cult classic "Dead Hooker In A Trunk" their popularity has exploded in the Horror genre. With the release of just one film they're fan base is VERY large and a very dedicated one.

Thursday, 8 December 2011

Horror Review: The Gorgon (1964)

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In the early 20th century, a Gorgon takes human form and terrorizes a small European village by turning its citizens to stone.

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Where Are They Now?: #4

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Does this guy look familiar?



Sunday, 4 December 2011

Icon Of The Month: Alfred Hitchcock

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Yes, the "Master Of Suspense", the one and only Alfred Hitchcock, is this months "Icon Of The Month". The man may have died over 30 years ago but his legacy is still strong to this day and his name is still uttered with pride amongst Horror fans.

Friday, 2 December 2011

Horror Review: Zombie Apocalypse (2011)

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Months after a zombie plague has wiped out 90 percent of the American population, a small group of survivors fight their way cross-country to a rumored refuge on the island of Catalina.

Wednesday, 30 November 2011

An Announcement Regarding The Future of Raz's Midnight Macabre

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An Announcement Regarding The Future of Raz's Midnight Macabre

Tuesday, 29 November 2011

An Interview With Indie Star: Kitsie Duncan

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Sunday, 27 November 2011

What Happened To The Original Horror Score?

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Everyone loves a good soundtrack, music & horror go perfectly together. BUT only the right music, and that music isn't today's commercialised artists.

Friday, 25 November 2011

Horror Review: Return To Horror High (1987)

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A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since members of cast and crew disappear without a trace, it seems as if history is repeating itself...

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

A History Of The Universal Studios Monsters

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Believe it or not, there was once a time when Universal Studios was a small, modest company, not the huge corperation that it is today, but like everything in life you have to start somewhere, and Universal started with Horror.

Monday, 21 November 2011

"Friday The 13th" Franchise Review

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A you may remember I announced that I would be doing posts for the website SomeWhatNerdy. Well this month I have been reviewing the "Friday The 13th" franchise. it was great to look back over one of the most legendary franchises in Horror.

Saturday, 19 November 2011

Horror Review: Blokes Tomb Of Horror Halloween Annual 2011

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As you may remember back in September I did a review of  "Blokes Tomb Of Horror Halloween Annual 2010" and I also said I couldn't wait till the newest edition came out, well here it is and it's great! 

Thursday, 17 November 2011

Icon Of The Month: Tarman

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This months icon of the month is Tarman (obviously), one of the most popular characters of the zombie, hell the Horror genre. First appearing in "Return Of The Living Dead" he quickly became a very popular character and even now, after more than 20 years he still held in high esteem  by Horror fans everywhere.

Tuesday, 15 November 2011

Where Are They Now?: #3

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Recognise this guy?


Sunday, 13 November 2011

Horror Review: The Girl Next Door (2007)

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The Girl Next Door follows the unspeakable torture and abuses committed on a teenage girl in the care of her aunt and the boys who witness and fail to report the crime.

Friday, 11 November 2011

My Hatred For Censorship

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In the Horror genre the word "Censorship" is a dirty word, a word that nobody likes to hear. The BBFC (British Board Of Film Classification) & MPAA (Motion Picture Association Of America) are enemies to the Horror industry.

Wednesday, 9 November 2011

Please Help Raise Funds For "Return of the Living Dead" Star Jewel Shepard's Cancer Treatment

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For those of you who haven't heard it is my sad duty to tell you that Jewel Shepard (Casey in R.O.T.L.D) has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Unfortunately her health insurance doesn't cover the whole treatment needed and she needs to pay a large sum of it herself which she sadly can't afford to.

Monday, 7 November 2011

Horror Review: Stephen King's Pet Semetary (1989)

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Behind a young family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable.

Saturday, 5 November 2011

My Dream Zombie Film

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We've all thought about it, what would make our dream Horror film?, Well this is my dream Zombie film. So lets get started....

Thursday, 3 November 2011

An Interview With Indie Star: Melanie Robel

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Tuesday, 1 November 2011

Horror Review: The Collector (2009)

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Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.

Sunday, 30 October 2011

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!!

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Friday, 28 October 2011

A Family Friendly Halloween

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Halloween is the one holiday were we can all put a little terror in peoples lives. The dressing up, the tricks & treats and of-course.... The films. But it's also a holiday a family can enjoy together. Some parents are very wary of what their children watch, which is understandable, but it doesn't mean they have to miss out on the fun. There are family friendly horror themed films that the whole family can enjoy together. So here's a list of some of those films:

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

BREAKING NEWS: Raz's Midnight Macabre & SomeWhatNerdy Join Forces!

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Over the last few weeks I wrote reviews for the "Halloween" franchise, film by film, for the popular website SomeWhatNerdy.com and after a-lot of positive feedback I'll be going back for more this time reviewing the "Friday The 13th" franchise.

Monday, 24 October 2011

Horror Review: The Funhouse (1981)

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4 teenagers on a double date at the carnival decide to sneak around the funhouse ride and they witness something terrifying and now its time to try and escape.

Saturday, 22 October 2011

Film Trailers: Keep It A Surprise!

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We all like a good film trailer, it's what makes us decide whether we want to watch a certain film or not, if it's your type of film, we all get excited when we see a trailer is out for a film we've been really looking forward to.

Thursday, 20 October 2011

Horror Movie Cliches That I'm Sick Of Seeing

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Nobody likes a cliché, trouble is, is that Horror films are filled with them. Here's most of the Horror cliché's I'm sick of seeing:

Tuesday, 18 October 2011

Horror Review: Stephen King's - The Mist (2007)

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The morning after a violent thunderstorm a mysterious mist starts descending on a small town, the townsfolk soon rush to the local supermarket to stock up on supplies but soon find themselves trapped inside as the mist surrounds them. Now it becomes a fight for survival and a look at the psychological state of what happens in a situation like this.

Sunday, 16 October 2011

My Love For Hammer Horror

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Peter Cushing, Valerie Leon, Michael Gough, Ingrid Pitt, Sir Christopher Lee, Caroline Munro, Bela Lugosi, Barbara Shelley, Oliver Reed, Barbara Steele..... Just some of the names to star in Hammer Horror films. 

Friday, 14 October 2011

What The Hell Happened to Halloween?

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October, the month where the leaves turn brown, the air becomes colder, it get's dark earlier than usual......The perfect setting for the month that hosts every Horror fans favourite holiday...Halloween.

Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Horror Review: Freaks (1932)

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A circus' beautiful trapeze artist agrees to marry the leader of side-show performers, but his deformed friends discover she is only marrying him for his inheritance.

Monday, 10 October 2011

My Love/Hate Relationship With Horror-Comedies

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When you really think about it, it's hard to see these 2 genres together, Comedy & Horror. A gross out laugh-a-thon. Although they are very popular, I have a love/hate relationship with them. Allow me to explain why.

Saturday, 8 October 2011

The Death Of The Cinema

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As a child a day out to the cinema was a joy to behold, the excitement of finally going to watch the film you've seen advertised on TV for weeks on end. Begging your parents for money or even saving the money from your paper-round, just for 90 minutes of entertainment, with snacks included of-course.

Thursday, 6 October 2011

Horror Review: Pontypool (2009)

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A psychological Horror/thriller in which a deadly virus infects a small Ontario town.

Tuesday, 4 October 2011

Where Are They Now: #2

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This guy remind you of anyone?

Sunday, 2 October 2011

Icon Of The Month: Jeffrey Combs

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Jeffrey Combs, best known as "Herbert West" from the "Re-Animator" series is my Icon of the month. He is such an under-rated actor and, in my opinion, has never got the recognition he deserves from the film business, but his fans truly love him and he does have a-lot of fans in both the Horror and Sci-Fi world.

Friday, 30 September 2011

Horror Review: The Stuff (1985)

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A delicious mysterious goo that oozes from the Earth is marketed as the newest dessert sensation. But the sugary treat rots more than teeth when zombie-like snackers begin infesting the world.

Wednesday, 28 September 2011

The Art Of Lou Rusconi

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Painting seems to be a lost art in the 21st century, with the technology available to us we can make pictures with software available in a matter of minutes. Me, I prefer the hard work route of paint on canvas, mixing colours, making mistakes here and there.....Which leads me to today's post.

Monday, 26 September 2011

Are There Any Scares Left?

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When was the last time you were watching a Horror film and you watched it through you'r fingers? Just had to look away? Or even had a nightmare after watching one?!.................Cant remember?... No?... Me neither!