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William Butler (The New Blood) Interview

William Butler (The New Blood) Interview

In a new interview with genre vet William Butler, who played birthday boy Michael in The New Blood, Icons of Fright asked numerous questions about how William got started in the business and how he got into writing and directing. He was also asked why his writing on Return of the Living Dead 4 and [...]

Friday The 13th: Bloodbath review

It’s yet again another trip to ‘Camp Blood’ for some unlucky teenagers in Friday The 13th Bloodbath! This three issue series was written by Brian Pulido  and Mike Wolfer. It was published in 2005 and is worth hitting ebay for if you are a Friday fan.
The story seems simple at first.  After a hysterical prologue several teens [...]

The Eric Morse Show 6/27

The Eric Morse Show 6/27

A lot of you are surely familiar with the 1990’s series entitled the “Camp Crystal Lake” novels by Eric Morse (William Pattison). Though they did not feature Jason himself, they did manage to maintain the mood and tone of the original Friday the 13th series.
Many months ago I got the chance to interview Pattison (read that [...]

V.C. Dupree (Julius from Jason Takes Manhattan) Interview

V.C. Dupree (Julius from Jason Takes Manhattan) Interview

I was thinking about his character the other day. Julius never gets the credit he deserves. He stood toe to toe with Jason Voorhees.
He was the only one who wanted to hunt Jason on the cruise ship:
Julius:  “Let’s go find this mutha f*cka before he finds us”
McCullough:  “You’ll do no such thing, I’m in charge [...]

Jason Giving Freddy Another Beatdown?

Jason Giving Freddy Another Beatdown?

Shock Till You Drop posted a story that will possibly pit Robert England against Kane Hodder in the real Freddy vs Jason fight for the ages.
Cameras are rolling in the Los Angeles area on a new FearNet original web series entitled Fear Clinic.
Sources tell us the show is pulling together genre vets Robert Englund and [...]

Exclusive Interview With Nightmare Warriors Artist Jason Craig!

Here is the cover art to #3 of FREDDY VS JASON VS ASH: NIGHTMARE WARRIORS but our own Christian Sellers recently interviewed series interior artist Jason Craig and you can Read It @ Our Sister Site Retro Slashers!
“Nightmare Warriors is a take on the Nightmare on Elm Street title and literally is a survivor’s story. [...]

Ultimate Edition Fan Edit for The Final Chapter

Ultimate Edition Fan Edit for The Final Chapter

If you head over to Scab’s Friday the 13th and Horror Blog you can find out the details on how you can download his fan edit of The Final Chapter. I have seen his individual scene edits and they looked really good. I can imagine he put some good amount of work into pulling this [...]

Jason Lives, Alice Cooper LP Single

Jason Lives, Alice Cooper LP Single

One of my favorite singers ever makes the title track for my favorite series of all time. I was real excited to see how it all worked out. Even at 10 years old, I knew it was going to special. After the movie was over in the theater, I rode my bike home and begged my [...]

Unique Contest at Friday the 13th Props Museum

Unique Contest at Friday the 13th Props Museum

Mario has set up a very unique and adventurous contest that some fans will be very excited about. How about a scavenger hunt located at some of the Friday the 13th filming locations?! If you head over to the Friday the 13th Props Museum you can read all of the contest rules to find out how [...]

Kane Hodder returns to Scare Fest!

If you have picked up Paramounts recent DVD/Blu Ray releases of Friday the 13th uncut as well as Friday the 13th part 2: Deluxe Edition, then you are familiar with the Scare Fest horror convention that took place in September of 2008 in downtown Lexington, KY.
Friday the 13th uncut contains the cast Q & A [...]

Paramount Announces Part 7 and 8 DVD Release

Paramount Announces Part 7 and 8 DVD Release

Thanks to “fceurich” for commenting on this in a recent blog post. According to DVD Times, Paramount has  announced the Region 1 release of Friday the 13th Part 7 and 8 for DVD on September 15, 2009. Check out the specs and cover art below. Paramount still has love for the Roy hockey mask, except [...]

On Demand Options Featured at Official Friday the 13th Movie Site

On Demand Options Featured at Official Friday the 13th Movie Site

I remember having to wait almost a entire year to rent a movie on VHS or Beta after the movie was released in the theater. Now we get the movie in 4 months or less.
If you head over to the official Friday The 13th (2009) website, all options available on the planet are listed for [...]

DVD Releaseapalooza: Your Thoughts

DVD Releaseapalooza: Your Thoughts

Today is an important day for Friday The 13th fans as a slew of discs are released…

Disco Theme From Friday The 13th Part 3 on German 45 LP

Disco Theme From Friday The 13th Part 3 on German 45 LP

I love this item. I have this displayed in my room along with my Alice Cooper vinyl single of He’s Back from Jason Lives. The US version is great with the 3-D cover, but I just like seeing the title in German. I think it gives the album cover a very cool look.
Hot Ice, which performed [...]

Jason in Snow and Maybe 3-D for Sequel?

Speaking to reporters on the set of A Nightmare On Elm Street, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form discussed what the impending Friday the 13th sequel could be.
So the original was both not gristly enough to be fetishistic, but also potentially not gristly enough. That’s a fine line for the prolific Platinum Dunes team to walk. [...]

I’m sending Roy Burns…to Comic Con

Someone had to do it. It’s just never happened. Someone had to make Roy Burns in action figure form. So, thanks to Mezco, I took a chance and made it happen in a sense. What the heck am I rambling about you may ask? I’m talking about the upcoming Mez-its art show brought to [...]

An up close look at the Friday the 13th (2009) Living Dead Doll

An up close look at the Friday the 13th (2009) Living Dead Doll

Most of those involved in the horror memorabilia collecting community are at least familiar with the Living Dead Dolls. The Living Dead Dolls rank among the most creative and unique pieces that fill the shelves of horror fans. In recent months, the Living Dead Dolls spilled over into the horror film community thanks to the [...]

Jasonpalooza July 18 & 19 in Burbank CA

Jasonpalooza July 18 & 19 in Burbank CA

Alright! West coast Friday fans are getting some love too. Hollywood Show is hosting Jasonpalooza which will have almost every actor to wear the mask in attendance and a couple victims thrown in for good measure. The site also features a nice service that will let you purchase an autograph from one [...]

Screen Capture of Jason in Alternate The Final Chapter Ending

Screen Capture of Jason in Alternate The Final Chapter Ending

Scabby at Scab’s Horror Blog posted a story about the new DVDs being reviewed at HorrorDVDs.com. In the review of The Final Chapter, they put up a screen cap of Jason in the alternate ending. For eveyone out there that has complained they wanted to see Jason, here you go.
Check out the HorrorDVD website to [...]

Excellent Looking Friday the 13th (2009) Jason Mask (Updated)

Excellent Looking Friday the 13th (2009) Jason Mask (Updated)

Update: this mask sold in about 6 hours after posting.
Check out this high quality, amazingly sculpted Jason mask from MMFX. This has astonishing detail and looks completely real. It’s up for sale on eBay now for $285 and could totally be worth it for any interested collectors out there. I would like to own one [...]