All posts tagged "this day in horror"

  • [This Day In Horror] Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’ Is Released Theatrically

    Easily one of my favorite films of all time, Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’ was released theatrically this day May 23, in 1980. Based on the...

  • [This Day In Horror] George A. Romero Was Born!

    This is definitely a birthday worth mentioning. Director George A. Romero was born on February 4th, 1940, which makes him 72 years old today. There’s...

  • [This Day In Horror] ‘The Exorcist’ Is Unleashed Upon Audiences!

    December 26th, 1973. William Friedkin’s horror masterpiece The Exorcist has more cojones than any mainstream horror film I’ve seen in years. It’s an amazingly brutal,...

  • [This Day In Horror] Nancy Kyes Was Born

    With Halloween being one of the all-time great landmark horror films, it’s hard to overestimate just how important each piece of that film is. And...

  • [This Day in Horror] ‘King Kong’ Was Released in Theaters

    Not THE King Kong, but the 1976 King Kong that starred Jeff Bridges, Charles Grodin and Jessica Lange – yes, Lange from “American Horror Story”...

  • [This Day In Horror] Robert Englund Born On June 6, 1947

    We’re starting a new series of posts where we – on occasion – will highlight something significant that occurred in the yesteryears of a specific...