Tag Archives: John Kassir

Anthology Flashback #8: ’13 Demon Street’ (TV Series 1959–1960)

13 Demon Street

Time to talk about 13 Demon Street. Though short-lived, this old, Swedish-American horror anthology show was hosted by the great Lon Chaney, Jr. In addition to being the son of film icon Lon Chaney, the actor had already enjoyed success as The Wolf Man in 1941 and other Universal Horror …

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An In-Depth Discussion With ‘Fairy Tales’ Creator JJ Villard

Adult Swim on Cartoon Network has recently taken a dip into the deep end of horror-centric, irreverent animated entertainment with JJ Villard’s Fairy Tales, and I love it. The series began on May 10th, with new episodes entertaining folks every Sunday night.  JJ has taken the time-honored Brothers Grimm stories …

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Midsummer Scream 2019: What You Need to Know

Midsummer Scream

MIDSUMMER SCREAM RETURNS AUGUST 3-4 TO LONG BEACH FOR FOURTH YEAR AND BIGGEST EVENT YET! The world’s largest Halloween and horror fan convention will take over Long Beach Convention Center for a weekend of thrills and chills, featuring hundreds of vendors, world-class presentations, haunted attractions, live entertainment, and more! From …

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Tales From The Crypt and EC Comics: A History

AAAAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAA!!!! Tales From The Crypt! The shriek and opening to the HBO series Tales From The Crypt still gives people chills nearly 25 years after the show went off the air. The comic books the series was based off of still give people the shivers nearly SIXTY FIVE years later. …

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Throwback Sci Fi Horror ‘B.R.A.I.N.S.’ Features Lots of Familiar Faces

When we try to think back to the time when sci fi horror movies become more mainstream, it’s not the ’70s or the ’80s that we imagine. Horror really broke into the big leagues back in the 1950s, when kids of all ages spent their afternoons loaded down with popcorn …

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Retro Review: Tales From The Crypt’s Demon Knight

The basis for most horror films is the fight between good and evil. Sometimes the good guys prevail while other times they are not so lucky. In 1995, this concept took on a new meaning when our old pal the Crypt Keeper returned to bring us a full feature-length film. …

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