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It’s no Shocker that I completely blacked out Wes Craven’s Shocker

Being a huge fan of A Nightmare on Elm Street from the moment it hit VHS, I was most definitely a Freddy fan rather than a Wes Craven devotee. I never worshipped any movies just because they were made by … Continue reading

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The Prince of Deepness from the master of the slasher

When Prince of Darkness came out in 1987, it was nearly a decade after John Carpenter had set the tone for 80s horror with Halloween. But here, he took horror to a whole new level—and sort of back to the … Continue reading

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80s new wave monster Alice Cooper: his music and movie…

Funny thing about my taste in 80s new wave music—My favorite songs or albums by certain artists are often the very records those artists’ most hardcore fans despise. What most fans label as “sell out” albums, I consider masterpieces. For … Continue reading

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From the horrors of hair bands to EMO horror that sucks…

Alice Cooper welcomed us to his nightmare. Gene Simmons spit blood…Ozzy spit a bat’s blood. Every Iron Maiden album and t-shirt featured a skeletal demon that was the stuff of nightmares. You’d think that with all the emphasis on heavy … Continue reading

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