INSIDE ISSUE #102
WHERE DARKNESS LIVES
The creators of [REC] 2 shine a light on one of the most terrifying examples of the New Spanish Horror film.PLUS: An interview with The New Daughter director Luis Berdejo, the films of Jaume Belaguero and Paco Plaza, and more!by Dave Alexander, Rodrigo Gudino and Trevor Tuminski
From The French Angel to The Undertaker, Rue Morgue squares off against the killer tag team of horror and wrestling.PLUS: An interview with Gangrel, the vampire of the squared circle, and the Top 5 Wrestler Smackdowns in Horror Movies.by Dan Murphy, Aaron Von Lupton and Trevor Tuminski
THE CANVAS CANNOT HOLD THEM
Award-winning artist Daniel Horne built an unlikely career on classic creature oil paintings, but his monsters won’t be chained to just one medium. by Gary Pullin
BBC TV series Being Human asks what would happen if a vampire, a werewolf and a ghost shacked up in a flat in Bristol. by Claire Horsnell
NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
Thrill of the hunt.
Fantasia 2010 Spotlights Stuart Gordon, Ken Russell and Extreme Serbia; New Festival Spotlight Horror Shorts by Women; Toxie Remake and Sequel Among New Troma Ventures
THE CORONER’S REPORT
Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: Perverse Penetrations.
Aunt Tilly. Pan’s Labyrinth Busts, Barnabas Collins Doll, and Skeleton Doc Martens.
CineMacabre features suburban siege story Salvage, and reviews of Splice, Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy, Dark Nature, Hard Ride to Hell, The Shadow Within, Women’s Studies, Cockhammer, Nixon and Hogan Smoke Christmas and Colonel Kill Motherfuckers. Abbreviated Terrors reviews The Horror of our Love: A Short Film, Massacrator and Seance. And reissues spotlights Roger Corman’s Cult Classics Galaxy of Terror (1981) and Forbidden World (1982), with reviews of City of the Living Dead Special Edition (1980), Death Race 2000 (1975), Euro Fantastico: The Black Cobra (1963)/No Survivors Please (1964) and Evil Toons (1992).
The Monster and the Ape (1945).
Death Spa (1988).
BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
Features Poultrygeist: Return of the Chicken Dead, plus reviews of Sweet Tooth Volume 1 TPB, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Bram Stoker’s Death Ship #1, The Claw & Fang #1 and Batman Confidential #44.
THE NINTH CIRCLE
Spotlight: More Stories from the Twilight Zone, featuring an interview with editor Carol Serling. Library of the Damned presents a round-up of must-read blogs by genre authors. Plus, reviews of Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing and Horror Cinema: A Filmography of Their 22 Collaborations, The Bitten Word, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Zombies, Gemma Files’ A Book of Tongues, R.B. Russell’s Literary Remains, Mark Wheaton’s Four Nails in the Coffin, Real Zombies, The Living Dead, and Creatures of the Apocalypse and Quentin S. Crisp’s “Remember You’re a One-Ball.”
TRAVELOGUE OF TERROR
Beyond Belief: The Curious Collection of Professor Rufus Excalibur Bell – Higgins Armory Museum, Worchester, Massachusetts
Menu: 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams.
Featuring Dark Shadows audio drama The Night Whispers. Blood Spattered Guide revisits Concrete Blonde’s Bloodletting. Plus reviews of A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) OST, True Blood: Music from the HBO Original Series Volume 2 OST, Harley Poe, The Brains, Balzac, Sabbath Assembly, Ov Hell, Hooded Menace and Rammer.
Alan Wake, Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper and Zombie Infection.
Guy de Maupassant’s “The Horla”
GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE!
Four new subscribers will win a Descent bust, courtesy of Gentle Giant Studios.