"For $200, an Instrumental Prog-rock Italian horror soundtrack band of the '70s." "Who is Goblin?" They may just be the Danny Elfmans' of Italy, thanks to numerous spooky and seminal film scores, including Dario Argento's 1977 classic Suspiria (ranked by this paper at #100 on a list of the 100 gre ... More >>
The writer/director on filming in NYC, George Romero, and saying no to bad script notes
A rash of recent news reports about flesh-eating humans -- the tally has hit at least seven in the last week -- has had a lot of people asking: Are we entering the zombie apocalypse? Two key things people do not seem to have asked (but should!): So what the fuck are zombies, anyway? And: Do zombie ... More >>
The real-life work of Rust Bowl original gets his due
Beware Dalvador Sali at the New Ohio Theatre
In 1985, I was sent to a limestone cave in luxurious Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, where I was made up for hours until I ended up covered with even more pustules and oozy shit than when I arrived. I played a zombie in George Romero's eagerly awaited tri-quel Day of the Dead.
La dolce vitas bloody aftermath
As an actor-director-lone horseman of the apocalypse, Dennis Hopper's career suggests some druggy Dylan ballad with Marcel Duchamp and James Dean riding their motorcycles up Boot Hill to steal the carnations off John Wayne's grave. Hopper was born, in Dodge City no less, to be wild; he lived ... More >>
Experiments in terror from the master, at BAM
Aaron Johnson's secret vigilante
He just sapped it of its superpower.
Horror in the heartland: Coming through loud and clear
Romero and his zombies return to lambast the media. Plus: The truly and spectacularly horrifying Inside.
Private eyes are watching you, but Look can't be bothered to care
George Romero's latest takes on the YouTubers; zombies preparing vlog response
Where old masters, drunk teenagers, and Asia Argento make the fest's first week a blast
Preparing for the onslaught that is the Toronto Film Festival
Queens splatterfest takes horror, then and now, seriously
War on zombies, war on terror, what's the diff? Killer 28 Days sequel draws the parallel
The power of nightmares: Russian thriller and Southern mock-doc imagine scary dystopias
A horror movie brings out the zombie vote to protest Bush's war
Battlefield Earth: Spielbergs traumatic blockbuster destroys the world in order to save it
The resurrection of zombie godfather George A. Romero
The season's globe-trotting films bring mankind closer together, or at least pretend to on-screen
When Virus Movies Attack!