Tag Archives: Braindead

Interview With V.H.S. : Canadian Horror Metal Band, Violent Homicidal Slasher

I am a self-described underground horror fan, foodie, craft beer enthusiast and death metal freak, so I was thrilled beyond imagining when I got the chance to interview Mike Hochins from Canadian metal band Violent Homicidal Slasher (AKA V.H.S. – check out my review of their album, A Very Merry …

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Happy 24th Birthday, DEAD ALIVE!


No, that’s not a typo. Peter Jackson’s epic zombie gore fest Dead Alive celebrates its 24th birthday today! Originally released in New Zealand as Braindead in 1992, Dead Alive crossed the oceans to premiere in America on February 12th, 1992. Has it really been 24 years? I can hardly believe it myself! Peter Jackson, you …

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The Top Ten Best Practical Effects in Horror

Ever since the excited squeals at the brand new concept of CGI after the release of Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991), filmmakers have been making full use of computer generated effects in both horror and sci-fi movies. Over the years, visual effects companies have perfected their skills at creating realistic …

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