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Tag Archives: ’80s

And There was Much Rejoicing—The return of Elvira

As you probably know by now, campy horror hostess Elvira—yes, that lassie with the classy chassis—is returning to television on a regular basis. While she’s become a ubiquitous brand over the past couple of decades, Elvira hasn’t had a TV show since the mid-1980s. But on September 25, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark (and queen [...]

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Jaws Étouffée—Swamp Shark

“For 200 million years, alligators have ruled the swamp. Next summer, the gators have company.” I know what you’re thinking, but you’re wrong. That portentous opening quote is not Shakespeare. It’s taken from the trailer of Swamp Shark, the latest craptacular original movie from the fine folks at Syfy. Don’t get me wrong; I love [...]

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Brain Dead Lives

It seems like only last week I was discussing the legendary Kevin S. Tenney, director of such ‘80s horror cult classics as Witchboard and Night of the Demons. Wait a minute, it was only last week. Weird. Anyway, the Universe must have been listening, because a couple of days ago I got an email from [...]

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Battle of the Nights of the Demons

As you probably know by now, there’s a(nother) horror (horrible?) remake headed our way. Someone has had the temerity to take on Kevin Tenney’s classic frightfest Night of the Demons and update it for modern audiences (you know, for kids). Due to the tone of the previous sentence, I bet you think I’m not happy [...]

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