Have you ever wonder where or when Halloween originated? It has been celebrated much longer than you think! Halloween had its beginnings in an ancient, pre-Christian Celtic festival of the dead. The Celtic peoples, who were once found all over Europe, divided the year by four major holidays. According to their calendar, the year began [...]
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It is that time special time of the year – the countdown to Halloween, a favorite time for folks here at the Horror Web, so while you have fun, safety comes first and Dr. Gangrene puts safety first this Halloween season! Check it out past the Break!
A coffin that was rented for a Halloween party winds up containing a terrifying/adorable secret in the 15th annual Halloween Short film from filmmaker Adam Green & ArieScope Pictures (HATCHET, FROZEN, JACK CHOP, HOLLISTON). Give your family, friends, and co-workers a “Halloween Hug” and share this with them! Check it out past the break!
Not only does the rocker/film maker say no, but a resounding NO! In an upcoming interview with SciFiNow, Rob Zombie touched upon the Halloween movies he has directed, including defending his making of Halloween 2 and also made it very clear that he would be no part of any future Halloween films (something he made [...]
Looking for something to keep you warm this winter? Try Kealan Patrick Burke’s Dead Leaves: 8 Tales from the Witching Season! Available for your kindle and mine! From Bram Stoker Award-winning author Kealan Patrick Burke comes the second in his series of seasonal collections. Featuring a brand new story “The Toll”, a new introduction, and [...]
It’s only three more days til Halloween and I can hear the spooks a callin’ me! Halloween is the greatest time of the year for me, it is the time when I can be as strange as I want to and no one really cares. In honor of this great season, I have compiled some [...]
Do you know how it is when you hear a song and all these weird feelings take over? There are some pretty creepy horror theme songs that cause me to recall some pretty horrific images, but being the weird person I am, I love those feelings and visions, so I thought I would share my [...]
I stumbled across this video in my quest for different things. There are a lot of great clips in here. Many iconic horror movie moments that we only need a second to recognize. There are some in here that I don’t recognize, and I wish there was a list of them. I really want to [...]
April Fool’s Day was a fun 80′s movie. There are many movies from then that are fondly remembered, but when you watch them again they are missing something. Nostalgia does strange things sometimes. For me though, this movie holds up pretty well. And the theme song is one that I find myself singing at random [...]