Entries by Rob Caprilozzi

Dick Warlock Announced for 2017 CT HorrorFest

Dick Warlock, the man behind the Michael Myers mask in Halloween II was just added as a guest for the 2017 CT HorrorFest.

Throughout his illustrious career, Dick Warlock has worked with some of the most well-known names in the business including Steven Spielberg, John Carpenter, Drew Barrymore and more. He was also Kurt Russell’s personal stunt double for more than 25 years

“Dick Warlock is a true legend in the horror industry,” said CT HorrorFest co-founder Christine Caprilozzi. “No one can forget his take on the masked-killer Michael Myers in Halloween II. I don’t think I have ever felt safe staying overnight in a hospital since seeing that film.”

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Tomie: Complete Deluxe Edition Review

Synopsis: “Tomie Kawakami is a femme fatale with long black hair and a beauty mark just under her left eye. She can seduce nearly any man, and drive them to murder as well, even though the victim is often Tomie herself. While one lover seeks to keep her for himself, another grows terrified of the immortal succubus. But soon they realize that no matter how many times they kill her, the world will never be free of Tomie.”

Our Thoughts: With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought now would be a perfect time to review Tomie.

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Bernie Wrightson Announces Retirement Following Health Problems

On Monday, a Facebook post co-written by Bernie Wrightson and his wife Liz announced the retirement of horror artist, Bernie Wrightson.

The post mentioned that Wrightson suffered a fall last November and started to experience problems with perception. After another brain surgery to relieve bleeding, it now appears that the artist may have lasting damage which limits functions on his left side which include walking or reliably using his left hand.

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New Trailer Revealed for The Belko Experiment

Orion Pictures has released a new trailer for The Belko Experiment.

The one-minute trailer gives us insight to the madness that is set inside of a locked office building where co-workers are ordered to kill or be killed.

The film is written by James Gunn (“Slither”, “Guardians of the Galaxy”) and directed by Greg McLean of Wolf Creek fame. The cast stars John C. McGinley (“Stan Against Evil”), John Gallagher Jr. (“10 Cloverfield Lane”), Adria Arjona (“True Detective”) and Michael Rooker (“The Walking Dead”).

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Netflix Infinite Runner Features Stranger Things Characters

Netflix has just released a browser based game featuring characters from their orginal series including Stranger Things.

As Mike Wheeler, you can jump past security guards, soldiers and scientists while running through the woods around the secret military base. After a short while, the antagonist of the series, The Demogorgon appears and the chase is on. Mike does get a little help in the form of Eleven, a girl with some serious psychokinetic skills.

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Happy New Year 2017

As the old year ends and the new year begins, we would like to take this opportunity to extend our best wishes for a safe and prosperous new year to all of our readers.

We look forward to 2017 as we continue to provide horror fans with an outlet for news that they can trust.

Attack on Titan Season Two Trailer Arrives

After an almost three year wait, FUNimation and Kodansha finally released a trailer for the second season of Attack on Titan. The English-dubbed trailer showcases the carnage and drama that has made the franchise a successes all around the globe.

Attack on Titan follows the story of humans that have retreated behind massive walls to hide from towering, flesh-eating giants, which are called Titans. After a hundred years of humans being safe, a massive Titan appears out of nowhere and smashes through the wall causing other Titan’s to enter the area which leads to a massive loss of human life.

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First Trailer Released for Alien: Covenant

20th Century Fox gave a huge holiday gift to horror fans by releasing the first trailer for Alien: Covenant.

Ridley Scott once again returns to direct the Alien franchise that made him a household name. Scott directs an all star cast that includes Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett and Callie Hernandez.

The film follows the crew of the Covenant ship as they touch down on a world which seems like an uncharted paradise. Things take a turn for the worse and suddenly the crew is thrust into a situation where they must fight for their lives in order to survive the terrifying Xenomorphs.

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Friday the 13th The Game Reveals Counselor Gameplay

Yesterday, Friday the 13th The Game was featured on IGN First, a section of the popular IGN website which showcases games set to debut at a later time. Viewers were treated to eighteen minutes of counselor gameplay with the goal being not to be killed by 80’s slasher icon, Jason Voorhees.

A handful of players roamed the woods in search of escape routes as Jason is seen looming. The slasher icon appears a few times during the demo, and fans can also hear that signature Harry Manfredini sound of ‘ki , ki,  ki, ma, ma, ma‘.  From the looks of it, the game plays much like the movie, and a traditional survival horror game.

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