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Episode 4: Reference Materials

As always, here’s some extra media to back up the podcast discussions. We don’t want anyone to feel out of the loop, but if you are, we want to make sure you have access to stupid crap we do. 49 more words

Reference Materials

John’s Horror Corner: A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985), a sequel with a very different story to tell.

MY CALL: This sequel maintains everything we love about Freddy while delivering a very different (however sloppily told) story. I think it’s a worthy sequel even if not comparable to the original…after all, so few sequels are. 966 more words

John Leavengood

The Good, the Bad, and the Very Ugly Sequels.

There are times when some horror movies are just so impressive, that the thought of a sequel seems impossible. That is unless the movie had a suspenseful cliffhanger of an ending, then obviously a sequel is in order. 1,183 more words


Horror Movie Themes Sound More Pleasant When Presented In Major Key

A good horror theme song can set the tone for an entire series, create an ominous mood with plenty of terror waiting in the shadows, and can reach heights of cultural appreciation that thrust it into pop culture history. 129 more words

Web Culture

Horror Themes: The Remix!

As we all know, the music in a horror movie is incredibly important. The opening chords of a song paired with the fade in to the beginning of a movie sets the scene and lets us know instantly that something’s about to go down. 215 more words

A Nightmare On Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street being remade . . .again . . .

It’s being reported that New Line Cinema is once again attempting to remake/reboot A Nightmare on Elm Street.  While it is unknown which direction this film will take, as it is still in the scripting stages, it is NOT a continuation of the 2010 version, which starred Jackie Earle Haley as the scarred, razor gloved nightmare stalker. 144 more words