Welcome to a comic as weird and wild as Texas! Over the next few weeks I’m going to be spending some time introducing ya’ll to the creative team behind the Halloween Man “Bat City Special.” First up, it is Mr. Dan Price!
I first became aware of I am Hexed through Instagram and I was quickly put under the spell of it’s wonderful artwork and smart writing. I became a donor to their successful Kickstarter campaign, but I felt the need to learn more about this political fantasy about the struggles of modern witches in America. Thankfully the series’ writer Kirsten Thompson was kind enough to answer a few questions.
The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be mere myths—rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance.
So, last weekend, like many Americans, I ventured into the local mutli-plex and took a gander at Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom. There is good news and there is bad news. Bad news first, Fallen Kingdom is probably the worst entry in this franchise since 2001’s highly divisive Jurassic Park... Read more
When you stop and think about it the Amityville Horror franchise really is a bizarre one. For any in need of the cliff note’s following the real life DeFeo murders and experiences of the Lutz family adapting the bestselling novel into a film was a no brainer. The... Read more
Dead Coats -TTDDCC Review by Kevin Spann With their recent release TTDDCC the female fronted four -piece the Dead Coats a self described Psycho Punk band hailing from Austin Texas have put forward an eclectic work likely to appeal to those who takes a big tent approach to... Read more
We take a look at the spooky, moving 1970 musical version of A Christmas Carol, SCROOGE starring Albert Finney and Alec Guinness. These are some amazong performances and most of us were bowled over by how moving a version of A Christmas Carol can be. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/scrooge_rev.mp3 Listen... Read more
Jason chats with Greg Sestero, whose memoir of the making of the cult drama The Room has been turned into a new film with James Franco and Seth Rogen. Part Great Gatsby, part Ed Wood, the book is an exploration of the strange friendship at the heart of the making... Read more
Tony Salvaggio and Jason Henderson chat with Gene Pao, VP Digital at Shout! Factory about what makes the premiere brand of cult film and TV tick. We talk about the amazing brand that is “VHS Vault,” and the surprising resilience of MST3K, no matter the medium. Note: Shout! Factory... Read more