Fans of the Puppet Master film franchise have reason to be happy. RLJE Films has just announced that it has acquired all North American rights to the latest installment in the cult series, titled Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich. The film blends in a delicate balance of horror and humor, and boasts an impressive stable of actors, producers and recognizable genre contributors. Perhaps the greatest connection for old-school horror fans is the movie’s tie-in with the resurrection of Fangoria Magazine. It is being produced for Cinestate, the southern entertainment company who recently acquired Fangoria Magazine. This represents the first project to be released under the newly-revived Fangoria label.
Once the reigning king of horror rags, Fangoria hasn’t delivered a print magazine since October 2015’s issue #344. Every kid who was into horror from the 80’s on, grew up with clippings and torn-out pages of Fango on their walls; you couldn’t even see the paint on my walls in between all of those colorful pages of gore (and Slayer posters, of course).
Well, long-time Fangoria managing editor Mike Gingold posted a rather interesting video of a copy of Fango being delivered through a mailslot with the simple tagline, “exciting news will be coming soon…” read more