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Jason makes his UFC debut tonight 2/7/09

The new Friday the 13th will get the special preview treatment tonight during UFC’sFight Night live on Spike.  The show starts at 9 p.m. eastern time.  When UFC promotes a film they usually have an interview with someone from the cast so I have my fingers crossed that Derek Mears will make an appearance.  My other [...]

Scream and Scream Again: History of the Slasher Film

I love the internets. You get to see things you ordinarily just wouldn’t be exposed to. Such as, this BBC documentary on the US slasher film. They have some pretty high profile interviewees, and take some alternative angles on some of the most well-known titles in the subgenre. Here’s part one on the embed above, [...]

Turner Classic Movies Slash-A-Thon Sat. Oct. 25th

Get those VCRs ready.  TCM is going to have an all night slasher orgy Saturday, October 25th.  Here’s a list of the classic slashers in the line-up (all times Eastern Standard): Psycho 8:00 P.M. Peeping Tom 10:00 P.M. Strait-Jacket 12:00 A.M. Honeymoon Killers 1:45 A.M. Homicidal 3:45 A.M. I highly recommend Strait-Jacket and Homicidal, two William Castle slashers [...]