INSIDE ISSUE #55
SINEMA OF FLESH AND BLOOD
Rue Morgue mounts an exploration of the relationship between horror and pornography with a peek at the perverse pleasures of the Eurotic horror movement of the 1970s. Exclusive interviews with filmmakers Jean Rollin, José Larraz and scream queen Lina Romay. Plus: Joe D’Amato exhumed, contemporary Splatter Porn and more!
by Chris Alexander, Jovanka Vuckovic, Stuart Andrews and Dave Alexander
DAWN OF THE DEAD HEROES
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman explains what happened to the classic men in tights after Marvel placed its entire universe in his maniacal hands. Plus: a corpse comics APB and a look back at Deadworld.
by Gary Butler, Jovanka Vuckovic and Sam Costello
INVASION OF THE SEX SLUGS FROM OUTER SPACE!
James Gunn gives us the scoop on the goop in his new retro-splatter-comedy Slither.
by Dave Alexander
Exhumed for your viewing pleasure, the beautifully morbid photography of Chad Michael Ward.
by Jovanka Vuckovic
NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND:
Del Toro readies Pan’s Labyrinth, anticipates future monster movies; Rob Zombie back in musician’s saddle with Educated Horses; World Horror Con brings top genre writers to San Francisco.
THE CORONER’S REPORT:
Weird stats and morbid facts. The Rue Morgue Sick Top Six Instances of Unlikely Killers.
CFiendish Curiosities’ Alligator Boy, Mordaunte’s Coffin-Shaped Gems and Jewelry, The Devil’s Advocate Dildo, Argento’s Dawn of the Dead Tee
Featuring: Marebito, Final Destination 3, Tamara, Return of the Living Dead 4: Necropolis, Puppet Master vs. Demonic Toys, Tears of Kali, House of the Dead 2: Dead Aim, Hard Candy, and more! Indie Terror Fest spotlights Andrew Leman’s The Call of Cthulhu. Reissues presents reviews of Gorgo, Night of the Skull, Magic, Satan’s Blood, Poltergeist: The Legacy Season One, Women’s Prison Massacre, One Dark Night, When A Stranger Calls, the Luciano Ercoli Death Box Set and much more!
Earth vs. The Spider (1958)/War of the Colossal Beast (1958) and How to Make a Monster (1958)/Blood of Dracula (1957).
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS:
The Ticking, Crickets, The Great and Secret Show, The Territory, Hellboy: Makoma, Werewolves: Call of the Wild.
THE NINTH CIRCLE:
Spotlight on David Wellington’s Monster Island, also featuring The Nightmare Encyclopedia, Hitchcock and 20th Century Cinema, Poems Bewitched and Haunted, Kolchak: The Night Stalker Chronicles, Stephen King’s Cell, Christopher Golden’s The Shell Collector, John Pelan’s The Color Out of Darkness, and more!
TRAVELOGUE OF TERROR:
The Mummies of Ancient Egypt
Featuring the swampy, haunted, piano-driven rock jangles of Rock City Morgue, plus reviews of Die You Zombie Bastards! OST, Slaughter Disc OST, Hayride to Hell, Pledge Your Allegiance to Satan!, Zombie Ghost Train, Ennio Morricone, Covered In Bees, Hallowmas, American Werewolves, Severe Torture and Impaler.
Friday the 13th & A Nightmare on Elm Street Killer Trivia, Monster Mad Libs, Zombies!!! 5: School’s Out Forever
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886).