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Tuesday, September 11 2012

The Hellbilly Comes Clean: An Interview with Rob Zombie

When not releasing a new remix album, starting a co-headlining tour with Marilyn Manson, or working on his fifth full-length feature film, Rob Zombie sits down with PopMatters, talking about all of his projects as well as revealing, rather interestingly, just how much he hates clutter ...


Monday, January 4 2010

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2009

Someone, the same old suspects show up on this list - cheesy horror films, goofy gross out comedies, and the occasional certified WTF title. Lucky for us, 2009 was no different when it came to culpable schlock.


Thursday, May 3 2007

Monkey Business (Part 4: August)

In past years, Hollywood purposely counter programmed these renowned Cineplex dog days, trying to offset the perception that cinematic scraps were all the studios had to offer. From the look of this lame list, it's apparently back to the filmic fridge for some patently warmed over offerings.


Columns

Thursday, October 30 2014

Fear, Inc.: Beyond the Shadows of the American Haunt Industry

Haunted houses. Extreme haunts. Big scares. Big money. Maybe even big health benefits (when used with caution, of course). Step inside, if you dare.


Reviews

Sunday, June 3 2012

Rock on the Range: 19-20 May 2012 - Columbus, OH

Rock on the Range corrals the masses for a rock ‘n’ roll rodeo.


Wednesday, February 10 2010

Rob Zombie: Hellbilly Deluxe 2

Normally we expect more of the same from Rob Zombie, but his fourth solo album throws us a bit of a curveball.


Wednesday, September 5 2007

Halloween

In Carpenter's film, evil shows up right where you think you'd be safe. No one imagines he's safe in whitetrashland -- especially the section inhabited by a heavily inked up William Forsythe.


Sunday, April 2 2006

Rob Zombie

Sixty-two minutes for $35? What a bargain... err, not.


Thursday, July 28 2005

The Devil's Rejects (2005)

The movie evokes no clear reaction to its violence -- no fear, no pity, no outrage -- because we don't identify with anyone on screen.


Blogs

Tuesday, October 14 2014

The 10 Best New Breed Horror Filmmakers Working Today

They are the contemporary voices of an ages old ideal, the new fear masters in a genre sometimes stunted by its own lack of (critical) legitimacy.


Wednesday, April 24 2013

Why Rob Zombie Is the Quentin Tarantino of Horror

The rocker turned filmmaker is just as genuine, and just as good, as his Oscar winning counterpart and for many of the same cinematic reasons.


Wednesday, March 13 2013

SXSW 2013: Midnighters 4 - Rob Zombie Was Right

The Lords of Salem made its debut at SXSW but might not have been what Rob Zombie fans have been waiting for.


Tuesday, September 7 2010

Mayhem Festival: 30 July 2010

Metal was taken to another level last July, as the three-staged Mayhem Tour took over Chicago's First Midwest Bank Amphitheater.


Sunday, January 17 2010

Everyday Monsters: Rob Zombie's Halloween II: The Unrated Director's Cut

(Warning: this look at the new DVD version of Rob Zombie's Halloween II contains MASSIVE SPOILERS. Read at your own risk.) It was an iconic


In Defense of Rob Zombie's 'Halloween II' (Short Ends and Leader) [31.Aug.09]

News

Monday, September 3 2007

Rob Zombie's 'Halloween' tries to explain the slasher's psychology

Michael Myers. It's an ordinary name. Nothing menacing or peculiar. The kid next door. Which is what Michael Myers was -- in "Halloween," the low-budget 1978


Thursday, August 30 2007

Rob Zombie breathes new life into a classic fright film

"It just really felt, to me, growing up on the East Coast, like it was Halloween."


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