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  • This months issue is a good one, alot of good reviews!! not huge fan of The woman in black cover, bit mainstream youd expect from an "other horror magazine".

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    • Originally posted by Hell View Post
      This months issue is a good one, alot of good reviews!! not huge fan of The woman in black cover, bit mainstream youd expect from an "other horror magazine".
      Not really I think it rather bold featuring this on the cover and it is looking like one of the better horror pictures to be released theatrically this year.
      Join me in The Mortuary

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      • Fantastic issue!



        UNIVERSAL THE STUDIO THAT MONSTERS BUILT!
        Genre historian David J. Skal helps us celebrate 100 years of Universal Studios and the classic creatures it spawned. Plus! Carla Laemmle takes us back to when she lived on the Universal lot, the children of Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi reflect on their fathers' legacies, Creature From the Black Lagoon star Julie Adams and writer Tom Weaver on Universal's last great monster franchise, the lore of Germany's Castle Frankenstein, the five greatest sequels, and more!
        by James Burrell, Paul Corupe, Moaner T.Lawrence, Sean Plummer and April Snellings

        CINEMA APOCALYPTICA
        If the Mayans are right, 2012 is the year we're all gonna die - the only question is, how? For years, filmmakers have speculated on all the ways our species could end, and we decided to catalogue 'em for your Armageddon convenience.
        by Staff

        'TIS THE SEASON TO BE WARY
        Upon release, fans of the franchise hated it for its lack of Michael Myers, 30 years later Halloween III stands on its own. PLUS! We weigh the treats versus the tricks of the new Blu-ray reissues of Halloween II through 5.
        by Michael Doyle and Aaron Von Lupton

        ALL KINDS OF MONSTERS
        Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett gives genre fans a peek at his collection of rare horror memorabilia with a new book called Too Much Horror Business.
        by Trevor Tuminski

        FESTIVAL OF FEAR 2012
        Rue Morgue's 9th annual horror convention in pictures.
        by Ashlea Wessel and Dave Alexander

        THIS HOUSE IS HAUNTED
        Just in time for Halloween, we recount the history of Disney's world famous Haunted Mansion.
        by Mike Beardsall

        HAUNTED REALITY
        When it comes to scaring the hell out of an audience, the makers of Paranormal Activity 4 know that the secret lies in the normal.
        by Dave Alexander


        DEPARTMENTS:

        NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
        My Frankenstein

        DREADLINES
        Eli Roth's Goretorium open in Las Vegas; Urban zombie game inspired by Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later; Racially charged story ignites controversy at Weird Tales.

        THE CORONER'S REPORT
        Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: Apocalyptic Atrocities.

        NEEDFUL THINGS
        Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection Blu-ray, Bela Lugosi Dracula Model Kit, Ring of Dracula Prop Replica, and Mummy Minimates Box Set.

        CINEMACABRE
        CineMacabre features Jennifer Lynch's Chained, and animated monster movies ParaNorman and Hotel Transylvania. Plus reviews of Solomon Kane, The Possession, Father's Day, Grimm: Season One, Bait, Screaming in High Heels, Crepuscule, PWCA, Her Heart Still Beats, The Revenant, Starship Troopers: Invasion, Deadtime, Dreams of the Dead, Where the Dead Go To Die, and My Sucky Teen Romance. Reissues features the five best episodes of the British TV series Hammer House of Horror, plus reviews Rosemary's Baby (196, Re-Animator (1985), Death Watch (1980), Twins of Evil (1971) and Tales That Witness Madness (1973).

        LATE-NITE ARCHIVE
        TCM Underground.

        BOWEN'S BASEMENT
        Funhouse (1981).

        BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
        Features Colder, plus reviews of The Creep #0 of 5, Godzilla: The Hald Century War #1 of 5, Beasts of Burden: Neighborhood Watch, Dark Shadows/Vampirella #1, and Debris #1.

        THE NINTH CIRCLE
        Spotlight: John Skipp's Psychos anthology. Library of the Damned picks five books for the bunker. Plus, reviews of Becoming Ray Bradbury, European Nightmares: Horror Cinema In Europe Since 1945, Character Actors in Horror and Science Fiction Films, 1930-1960, The Mammoth Book of Body Horror, Hugh Sterbakov's City Under the Moon, Corrine de Winter's Valentines for the Dead, David Annadale's Gethsemane Hall, Mariah de la Croix's Restless in Peace, and The Vampire Combat Manual.

        THE FRIGHT GALLERY
        Robert Gleason, the man behind the original Halloween poster.

        THE GORE-MET
        Menu: The Bunny Game.

        AUDIO DROME
        Featuring a round-up of monster records. The Devil's Playlist compiles one last listening party for the end of the world. Plus, reviews of Brutal OST, I Married a Monster from Outer Space/The Atomic City OST, Lady In A Cage OST, When a Stranger Calls OST, Zonen, The Birthday Massacre, The Panic Beats, Jess and the Ancient Ones, Chrysalide, Dethklok, Dopethrone, Auroch, Nile, Dublin Death Patrol, and Autopsy's brand-new DVD.

        PLAY DEAD
        We play Dystopia Rising: A Zombie Larp, plus reviews of Skyrim: Dawnguard DLC and Eerie Estate Agent.

        CLASSIC CUT
        Rondo Hatton (1894-1946).

        GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE!
        15 new subscribers will win a copy of The Walking Dead - The Complete 2nd Season on Blu-ray courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment.

        ON STANDS NOW!

        Letterbox'd - Horror Etc - The Hysteria Continues - Film Junk - GGTMC

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        • I haven't bought an issue of Rue Morgue in a while, but I'm definitely picking this one up.

          My DVD's/Blu's

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          • FIVE DRENCHED DECADES
            Sweet for meat? Mad for splatter? Craving carnage? We enlist gore gods Herschell Gordon Lewis, Dario Argento, Tom Savini, Jorg Buttgereit and Fred Vogel to help us delve into a half-century of cinematic slaughter. PLUS: With giallo expert Alan Jones, we investigate the history of the spectacularly violent movement on its golden anniversary, and five decades after Mondo Cane ushered in the shockumentary, we shield our faces for a peek at the real video nasties.
            by The Gore-met, Colin McCracken, Kristy Jett and Tal Zimerman

            A LEGACY OF SKULLS
            Rue Morgue peers into William Jamieson's modern-day cabinet of curiosities.
            by April Snellings; photos by Ashlea Wessel

            TRANSMISSION SUICIDE
            David Cronenberg reflects on the freaky and amazingly prescient Videodrome, three decades after the techno-body horror film first hit screens. PLUS: Howard Shore explains what it's like to get inside the filmmaker's mind while scoring his work.
            by Michael Doyle and Liisa Ladouceur

            FESTIVAL OF FEAR 2013
            Feast your eyes on photos from our 10th annual horror convention.
            by Various

            AT THE MONITORS OF MADNESS
            Make your own monsters - the D.I.Y. movement comes to genre video games. PLUS: We pick five of the most compelling indie horror titles outside of the ever-popular first-person shooter.
            by Patrick Dolan

            GROWING PAINS
            Carrie remake director Kimberly Peirce and star Chloe Grace Moretz find fresh blood in Stephen King's classic tale of one girl's high school hell.
            by Jessa Sobczuk

            MONSTER SMASH!
            Former Misfits guitarist Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein trades horror punk anthems for macabre metal on Abominator.
            by Aaron Von Lupton


            DEPARTMENTS:

            NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
            All the gory details.

            DREADLINES
            Bram Stoker estate endorses new theatrical production of Dracula; Stuart Gordon taps Kickstarter to fund film version of Poe play; Monster cereals fans resurrect Frute Brute and Yummy Mummy.

            THE CORONER'S REPORT
            Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: High Flying Heads.

            NEEDFUL THINGS
            Blood Pool Chopping Board; Bloody Cleaver Clutch; Bloody Brain Soap; Little Timmy in Lighted Specimen Jar.

            CINEMACABRE
            CineMacabre features reviews of Riddick, Fright Night 2: New Blood, Haunter, The Happy House, Under the Bed, Detention of the Dead, My Amityville Horror, Halloween Home Haunts, Among Friends, Gallowwalkers, Twixt, Virus X, Zombie Exs, and The Ghastly Love of Johnny X. Reissues features The Vincent Price Collection, plus reviews of The Devil's Backbone (2001), Swamp Thing (1982), Body Double (1984), Corruption (196, and X-Ray (1982)/Schizoid (1980) Double Feature.

            LATE-NITE ARCHIVE
            In the Vault: The Uninvited.

            BOWEN'S BASEMENT
            Dug Up: Yeti: Giant of the 20th Century.

            BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
            Features Manborg, plus reviews of Damsels: Giant Killer one shot, Grimm Fairy Tales: No Tomorrow #1 of 5, Saga #13, Superman: Phantom Zone, and Bela Lugosi's Tales From the Grave #4.

            THE NINTH CIRCLE
            Spotlight: Bleeding Skull!: A 1980s Trash-Horror Odyssey. Library of the Damned celebrates physical books with Madeleine Roux's Asylum. Plus, reviews of New Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft, David Nickle's The 'Geisters, The Women of Hammer Horror, Gary McMahon's The Bones of You, Kathleen Scheiner's The Collectors, and more!

            THE FRIGHT GALLERY
            On Display: Pumpkinrot.

            THE GORE-MET
            Menu: The Incredible Melting Man and Street Trash.

            AUDIO DROME
            Featuring our five fave soundtracks by the Italian gods of gore scores Goblin, with commentary by Massimo Morante. Listen to My Nightmare asks Exhumed's Matt Harvey to pick his top five splatter movies. Plus reviews of The Fog OST, David Lynch, Lonesome Wyatt and the Holy Spooks, Espectrostatic, Twiztid, Toxic Zombie, Dead Federation, Author & Punisher, and Facebreaker.

            PLAY DEAD
            Features reviews of Outlast, Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time, and Dying: Sinner Escape.

            CLASSIC CUT
            Caravaggio's The Beheading Of John The Baptist.

            GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE!
            20 New Subscribers will win a copy of John Carpenter's Halloween 35th Anniversary Edition, courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment.

            Letterbox'd - Horror Etc - The Hysteria Continues - Film Junk - GGTMC

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            • I picked up issue 137 last month or so.
              First time owning an issue since... Issue 93.

              Great magazine. I had a 2 year subscription there for awhile

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              • I still buy and love this magazine. For years now.

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                • love this magazine. i read this monthly along with horrorhound every 2 months.

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                  • On the 40th anniversary of THE EXORCIST, director WILLIAM FRIEDKIN gives us a rare, candid interview and shares his thoughts on the film, possession, God and, of course, the Devil. PLUS: WILLIAM PETER BLATTY’s Lost Screenplay Collection brings us five unfilmed scripts, and lots more. WES CRAVEN relates the fantastic, sometimes nightmarish story behind the making of THE SERPENT AND THE RAINBOW, his underrated masterpiece of voodoo horror. THRILLER creator BRIAN CLEMENS helps us look back on his amazing career. Director PETER STRICKLAND takes us inside BERBERIAN SOUND STUDIO, his giallo-themed film that explores the art of making you squirm. Plus the latest film, book, comic book, music, game and toy releases. ON STANDS December 1.

                    Must buy!

                    My DVD's/Blu's

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                    • Is it just me or is anyone else finding their subscription service very slow? Great magazine but the service has been frustrating.
                      sigpicMy , What big teeth you have.

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                      • On Stands April 1st!

                        THE PINES AND LAURA PALMER
                        To celebrate 25 years of the ultimate cult TV show, we pull up a piece of pie with cast and crew from David Lynch's Twin Peaks. PLUS: Laura Palmer, herself, Sheryl Lee, on the death, life and afterlife of the murdered prom queen who changed television, and Ray Wise reflects on playing demonically possessed loving father Leland Palmer.
                        by Andy Burns

                        JUNGLE ROT
                        The ultra gory zombies-in-'Nam comic '68 soldiers on with fresh hells in its rotten universe. PLUS: The upcoming graphic novel FUBAR: Mother Russia pits a lone Soviet sniper against a legion of zombies.
                        by April Snellings

                        EYES DECEIVE YOU
                        In Mike Flanagan's evil mirror movie Oculus, nothing is as it seems.
                        by Sean Plummer

                        CRANIAL FASCINATIONS
                        Skull-lover Justin Kamerer captures the beauty in decay with his deathly elaborate illustrations.
                        by Moaner T. Lawrence


                        DEPARTMENTS:

                        NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
                        Peaks Freak.

                        DREADLINES
                        Horror anthology to explore Mexican folklore; Interactive game provides Saw-like trap scenarios; Barbara Crampton, Lisa Marie and Larry Fessenden in new haunted house film.

                        THE CORONER'S REPORT
                        Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: Claw-Hammer Casualties.

                        NEEDFUL THINGS
                        Beast of Boggy Creek sculpture; Ram Priest zip-up hoodie; Ouija coffee table; Twin Peaks iPhone/iPad case.

                        CINEMACABRE
                        CineMacabre features a gore sequel showdown with The Raid: Berandal vs. 300: Rise of an Empire, plus reviews of Odd Thomas, Bad Milo!, Reel Zombies, Big Ass Spider, Scorned, Banshee Chapter, Murder Universary, Unsolved, and Killing Twice: A Deadhunter Chronicle. Reissues features reviews of Darkman (1990), Brutalization (1973), Cat People (1982), and Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972).

                        THE LATE-NITE ARCHIVE
                        In The Vault: King Kong Escapes.

                        BOWEN'S BASEMENT
                        Dug Up: The Crawling Eye.

                        BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
                        Features Veil, plus reviews of Empire of the Dead #1, The Creature Commandos! TPB, Dexter Down Under #1 of 5, Lobster Johnson: Satan Smells a Rat, and Undertow #1.

                        THE NINTH CIRCLE
                        Spotlight: Simon Strantzas' Burnt Black Suns. Library of the Damned looks back at Scott Westerfeld's Peeps. Plus, reviews of Hidden Horror, It Came From 1957: A Critical Guide to the Year's Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, Psycho, The Birds and Halloween: The Intimacy of Terror in Three Classic Films, Matthew Gillies' The Electric Coma Dream, Jeffrey Thomas' Ghosts of Punktown, Dark Duets, Whitney A. Miller's The Violet Hour, Steve Rasnic Tem's Blood Kin, and Christopher Golden's Snowblind.

                        THE FRIGHT GALLERY
                        On Display: David Lynch art exhibit.

                        THE GORE-MET
                        Menu: Am I Evil, Slaughter Daughter, and 7th Day.

                        AUDIO DROME
                        Featuring The Independents. Listen to My Nightmare resurrects Anthrax's Black Lodge single. Plus reviews of Out of the Aeons: Music From a New Dark Age, Vol 1, Dead Rising 3 OST, Blue Sunshine OST, Johnny Hollow, God Module, The Godfathers, Cannabis Corpse/Ghoul split, Occult 45/Drones for Queens split, and Macabre.

                        PLAY DEAD
                        Features The Last of Us: Left Behind DLC, Our Darker Purpose, and 99 Levels to Hell.

                        CLASSIC CUT
                        The New Twilight Zone: "Gramma."

                        GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE
                        15 new subscribers will win a copy of The Independents' Into the Light CD, courtesy of Suki Records.

                        Letterbox'd - Horror Etc - The Hysteria Continues - Film Junk - GGTMC

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                        • ON STANDS now!



                          DESTROYER OF WORLDS
                          Director Gareth Edwards explains the monumental task of re-envisioning the King of All Monsters for a modern audience, 60 years after Godzilla first stomped Tokyo. PLUS: Oddzilla Attacks! - Godzilla's weirdest incarnations, and in the new comic and web series Enormous, monsters kick mankind to the bottom of the food chain.
                          by April Snellings and Adam Clarke

                          DARK EMPIRE
                          We've got seven reasons the morbid-minded need to visit New York City this summer.
                          by Peter Gutierrez

                          WORD OF THE FATHER
                          For The Sacrament, Ti West mirrors the real-life religious cult horrors of the Jonestown Massacre. Plus: A review of Proxy.
                          by Sean Plummer and Dave Alexander

                          SUMMER'S LAST GASP
                          Scream Factory drags director Robert Hiltzik's Sleepaway Camp out of the closet for a Blu-ray release.
                          by April Snellings


                          DEPARTMENTS:

                          NOTE FROM UNDERGROUND
                          Give us this day your scaly head.

                          DREADLINES
                          Scott Spiegel to helm Easter-themed horror film; Interactive horror camp-outs starting up this summer; GWAR frontman Dave Brockie dead at age 50.

                          THE CORONER'S REPORT
                          Weird stats and morbid facts. Sick Top Six: Bad Cop Brutality.

                          NEEDFUL THINGS
                          Godzilla figure; ThinkGeek Eviltron; Human Skull Art; Handmade Shark Beer Glass.

                          CINEMACABRE
                          CineMacabre features reviews of Wolf Creek 2, Almost Human, Dark House, Black Water Vampire, Happy Camp, Return to Nuke 'Em High: Volume 1, Holy Ghost People, The Returned, Angry Nazi Zombies, Code Red, Outpost: Rise of the Spetsnaz, Porn Shoot Massacre, Sorority Party Massacre, and Babysitter Massacre. Reissues reviews Witchboard (1986), Ozploitation Trailer Explosion, Dead Kids (1981), and The Beast From Hollow Mountain (1956)/The Neanderthal Man (1953).

                          LATE-NITE ARCHIVE
                          In the Vault: The Horror at 37,000 Feet.

                          BOWEN'S BASEMENT
                          Dug Up: Give in to the dark side already!

                          BLOOD IN FOUR COLOURS
                          Features Tales of the Night Watchman: It Came From the Gowanus Canal, plus reviews of The Returning #1 of 4, Nosferatu Wars One-Shot, Warren Ellis' Gravel: Combat Magician #1, The Witcher: House of Glass #1 of 5, and Monster & Madman #1.

                          THE NINTH CIRCLE
                          Spotlight: Aaron Sterns and Greg McLean's Wolf Creek: Origin. Library of the Damned reviews Alys Arden's The Casquette Girls. Plus reviews of Daniel Mills' The Lord Came at Twilight, Fearful Symmetries, Clive Barker's Chilead: A Meditation, Adam Cesare's Zero Lives Remaining, Lovecraft's Monsters, Eerie America, Tim Lebbon's The Reach of Children, and Andrew Bonazelli and Coleman Yunger's Disposed Of.

                          THE FRIGHT GALLERY
                          On Display: Scarecrowoven.

                          THE GORE-MET
                          Menu: Discopath.

                          AUDIO DROME
                          Featuring Bloody Hammers. Listen to My Nightmare catches up with Sleepaway Camp's Jonathan Tiersten. Plus reviews of The Hills Have Eyes OST, The Fearless Vampire Killers OST, Scream in the Dark OST, The Amatory Murder, Kreeps, For The Wolf, Helgardh, Sahg and Coffin Dust.

                          PLAY DEAD
                          Features reviews of Dead Panic and Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls.

                          CLASSIC CUT
                          The Surgeon's Photograph.

                          GIVEAWAYS THIS ISSUE!
                          1 new subscribers will win a limited edition Godzilla army bag and ten secondary winners will receive a movie prize pack.

                          Letterbox'd - Horror Etc - The Hysteria Continues - Film Junk - GGTMC

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                          • I need to renew my subscription, ran out over 4 months ago.

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