Month: March 2016

The Outre Eye of Daniel XIII Featuring ROWS, BRIDE OF RE-ANIMATOR, THE STUFF, and More!

Marshmallow fluff, ladies stitched together from corpses, and sex-crazed rabbit/human hybrids… this can only mean one thing: it’s family game night in the Crypt o’ XIII! Or it’s time for another batch of revoltin’ reviews… I always get those mixed up, often with hilarious (and litigious) results… ROWS •             RELEASE DATE: Available Now on DVD •             WRITTEN BY: David W. Warfield •             DIRECTED BY: David W. Warfield •             STARRING: Hannah Schick, Lauren Lakis, Kenneth Hughes What’s this? A new fright flick that advertises itself as a Gothic horror/psychological thriller inspired by the works of The Brothers Grimm (and just...

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DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Roundtable Press Junket at WonderCon 2016

Interviews and text by Cameron Hatheway. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow is the latest superhero action show apart of the CW’s line-up, featuring a team of time traveling misfits from both Arrow and The Flash franchises. Led by the Time Master Rip Hunter, the team features Hawkman & Hawkgirl, Firestorm, The Atom, White Canary, Captain Cold, and Heatwave, as they travel throughout time trying to keep the villain Vandal Savage from ever fulfilling world domination. Before their WonderCon panel on Sunday, one of the executive producers and a few of the actors took questions at a press junket, and Famous Monsters...

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BBQ Texas Chain Saw Style!

If you ever wanted to eat like Leatherface, your nightmares are coming true. Of course, part of the fun will be wondering exactly what you’re eating. … The landmark previously known as the Last Chance gas station and Bilbo’s Texas Landmark has lain in disrepair for years, but The Guardian reports that Ohio businessman Roy Rose last year bought the filling station featured prominently in the original TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE and plans to turn it into a barbecue joint and a theme park of sorts, celebrating the film and its cannibal clan. Naming his joint We Slaughter Barbecue,...

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FM Tours Cinema Makeup School

Text and images by Caroline Stephenson. Each morning, while running down Wilshire Blvd, I would pass by Cinema Makeup School and daydream about the monsters lurking inside. Little did I know that Famous Monsters and CMS had a long history of working together. Of course, once I found out about the friendship, I jumped at the chance to take a tour and meet some of the students and staff. I was completely blown away by the available coursework and level of talent fostered at the school. Watch the full experience below and learn more about Cinema Makeup School and...

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Celebrate the Gold Standard of Sci-Fi Horror with Alien Day

Grab your calendars Monster Kids, and clear your schedules on 4/26 (a nod to LV-426) for a 24-hour homage to ALIEN and ALIENS. Companies like NECA, DC Comics, Reebok, and more will be releasing new merchandise in honor of the iconic franchise. Fans can also join in on social using #AlienDay426, and tune in of Twitter for the ultimate ALIEN trivia event. Check out the full list of events and releases below. Los Angeles, CA (March 29, 2016) – Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products announced today an out-of-this-world global celebration of the ALIEN franchise culminating with a special 24 hour,...

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