Tag Archives: Elvira

Fantastic Fest 2023 Review: ‘Spooktacular!’ Heartfelt Doc Highlighting The Glory Days Of Spooky World

Many moons ago, horror fandom was not embraced the way it is today. There weren’t circuits of conventions, there were minuscule amounts of merchandise catering to the demographic, and the idea of an interactive theme park celebrating all things spooky was a fledgling one, to say the least. But thanks …

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‘Elvira: Mistress of the Dark’ (1988) – 35 Years of (Un)pleasant Dreams

I had the pleasure of meeting Elvira, aka Cassandra Peterson in 2010. I waited in line at Canada’s Fan Expo where she was a guest, signing autographs and posing for photos with fans. I had something special with me: the sleeve of an old VHS tape I had possessed through …

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A Weekend at Texas Frightmare – A Love Letter

Some people look forward to the holidays or count the days till their beach vacation. Me? I look longingly toward May every year. It’s like my birthday, Christmas, and summertime all rolled into one fabulous, way-too-short weekend. Texas Frightmare Weekend has become so much more than an annual horror convention …

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‘Debbie Does Demons’ (2023) Will Possess You – Movie Review

Demons have become one of the more popular subjects in horror over the past seventy years, ranging from dark supernatural possession to gore-laced giallo to comedic spoof. Demons also make great antagonists, as proven in Donald Farmer’s (Shark Exorcist 2015) newest addition to his iconic legacy, Debbie Does Demons. Let’s take …

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Review: ‘THE DEAD HOUR’ (2023): New Horror Anthology Streaming Now

A new 12-episode horror series, The Dead Hour, released by Terror Films, which I liken to The Twilight Zone meets Tales From The Crypt meets Elvira, is now available on streaming platforms like Tubi, Amazon, and Kings of Horror as of May 12th. I highly recommend checking this creepy little …

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Premiering Soon on Shudder: ‘The Last Drive In: Joe Bob’s Haunted Halloween Hangout’

Streaming soon exclusively on Shudder is a new original: The Last Drive In: Joe Bob’s Haunted Halloween Special. The show will feature a special guest, the legendary Cassandra Peterson (Elvira: Mistress of the Dark). It will be available on October 21, 2022. Synopsis: In what has become an annual tradition, …

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Elvira and Shudder Team For ‘Elvira’s 40th Anniversary Special’

Elvira's 40th Anniversary Special

Horror fans have been clamoring for Elvira’s return. Thanks to Shudder, they’re finally getting their wish! Shudder sends word they’re celebrating Elvira’s 40th Anniversary with an all-new, exclusive special. It’s not October, but thanks to Shudder’s 61 Days of Halloween, it’s safe to say that Spooky Season is officially underway! …

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‘Elvira Meets Vincent Price’ Coming From Dynamite Comics

Elvira & Vincent Price

Two horror icons: Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, and the incomparable Vincent Price are joining forces. Dynamite Entertainment Proudly Presents… Elvira Meets Vincent Price! This all new comic extravaganza is coming soon to a comic shop near you. Read on for all the details! Elvira Meets Vincent Price Synopsis Elvira …

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A 2019 HorrorHound Weekend For the Record Books

Nathan Hanneman, the man behind HorrorHound Weekend, had really outdone himself with the 2019 event. Along with his crew, Nathan put together one of the best convention experiences for the horror fans that were in attendance… an experience that will be hard to top! This year’s HorrorHound Weekend (read our …

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