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Sex, Satanic Cults, And Murder: New Epix Docuseries “Fall River” Debuts This May

    Uncover a sordid story of sex, satanic cults, and murder in Blumhouse and Epix’s new four-part docuseries “Fall River“.   In 1979, almost 90 years after infamous, accused murderer Lizzie Borden’s notorious acquittal – Fall River, Massachusetts would become home to another terrifying series of crimes. Three young women were brutally murdered. The […]

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Blu-ray Review: Mean Man: The Story of Chris Holmes (2021)

Chris Holmes, the legendary guitarist on the first four studio releases from 1980’s shock-rockers W.A.S.P. (whom I bet more than one of you horror hounds out there were major fans of), and he of the vodka-drenched pool-set interview in Penelope Spheeris’ documentary The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years gets the solo spotlight […]

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New Boris Karloff Documentary Explores “The Man Behind The Monster”

    A new documentary is in the works that centers on legendary genre actor Boris Karloff, who played roles such as Frankenstein and appeared in films such as The Mummy along with 203 other films and series, Variety reports.   Titled Boris Karloff: The Man Behind The Monster, the documentary is currently in production by […]

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Review: “Shock Docs: Amityville Horror House” Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

The tragic and terrifying events that occurred at the two-story house located at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, New York have long been the subject of true crime fans and paranormal studies. There have been many investigations of the rumored haunting as well as many documentaries, so what makes “Shock Docs: Amityville Horror House” special? A […]

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Programming Highlights: Discovery+ February 1st- 14th

  There’s a whole lot to love about the discovery+ programming this February which includes new series premieres such as “Nostradamus: End of Days, the new Docu-Special “Shock Docs – The Exorcism of Ronald Doe” which delves into the terrifyingly true real-life story that inspired The Exorcist, and so much more! We’ve got the programming highlights […]

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Netflix Review: “Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer”

    Three decades after the story began, Netflix has now unleashed their new limited docuseries  “Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer” which delves into the investigation of the crimes committed by Richard Rameriez, the serial killer known as the “Night Stalker.”   Director Tiller Russell takes us back into the 1980s world […]

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New Netflix Docuseries Explores The Mysterious Death Of Elisa Lam

Things don’t get much stranger than the unsolved death of Canadian tourist Elisa Lam who was found dead at the Cecil Hotel in L.A. back in 2013. The new Netflix docuseries “Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel” will delve into the mystery. Directed and executive produced by Joe Berlinger, who was also behind […]

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Film Documentary ‘Horror Noir’ Is Coming To Blu-Ray!

    RLJE has snagged the rights to Shudder’s Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror and will be releasing it on Blu-ray and DVD next month.   Based on the acclaimed book of the same name by Dr. Robin R. Means Coleman, Horror Noire takes a critical look at a century of genre films that by turns utilized, […]

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New Series “UFO Witness” Lands This Month On discovery+

  For more than 70 years, the U.S. government has been documenting sightings and cases of unidentified flying objects. In cooperation with former Project Blue Book investigator Jennie Zeidman, a former federal agent and paranormal investigator, Ben Hansen reopens case files of some of the most astounding UFO encounters in history, files that have been […]

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