Thursday, May 31, 2012

Popcorn & Philly Cheese Steaks In My Future!

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Just wanted to pop on and let ya know that I won't be around for most of this coming weekend, at least Friday and Saturday.  Tomorrow afternoon Jen and I are heading out to Pennsylvania, for a late night screening of Popcorn that's taking place at the Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville.  The Colonial Theatre is the home of the annual Blobfest, taking place this July, and is fittingly also the actual theater that the Blob destroys in the original 1958 film.  Never been there before and I've never seen Popcorn on the big screen, so needless to say I'm pretty excited.

That said, the main reason for the trip isn't so much about Popcorn.  Though I dig the movie and though I totally plan on falling for it even more once I see it with an audience, I likely wouldn't normally take off of work and make a four hour trek just to see that movie in a theater.  Or really, any movie.  The real reason for the trip is because we're meeting up with a couple good friends before/during/after the movie, folks like Kristy Jett, Geof Capodanno & Tom Bryce.  Truth be told, it's getting to hang out with people like them that is the real reason behind most of these trips we take.
 
Aside from catching the screening and hanging out, we're just gonna kinda wing the weekend, without any real plans or itinerary.  So at this point I'm not even sure if we're gonna be staying Saturday night or just Friday night ... guess we'll just see where the weekend takes us!

As always, you can expect a little recap of our adventure sometime next week.  Until then, enjoy your weekend.  And don't forget; Piranha 3DD hits On Demand services, as well as limited theaters, tomorrow!!

12 More Fan Made Posters That'll Make Your Bedroom Walls Horny!

 It's been nearly six months since I've done one of these poster compilations.  Way too long, says I.

As always, click on the links under each photo to see more work from the individual artists!
 
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Check out my past collections of fan made poster art : 
 

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Cool Shit On eBay : Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Video Store Display!

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Some of the coolest pieces of swag in my eyes are vintage video store promo displays, the kind of stuff you'd see in your favorite mom and pop video shop when a new release was about to drop.  Because of the fact that most of those displays were getting thrown into the nearest dumpster after the videos came out, all that sort of stuff is very rare and valuable these days.

This particular piece that's on eBay at the moment is one I've never actually seen before, sent out to video shops to promote the 1986 home video release of Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2, put out by distribution company Media Home Entertainment.  The three dimensional store display sign measures 18 inches by 14 inches and this one looks to be in remarkably good condition for its age.  That said, I found a similar one of these online that's housed inside of a light box of sorts, which actually lights the display from within.  So this auction appears to only be for the piece that was put inside the actual light box, making it a bit incomplete.  Regardless though, it's a pretty damn awesome display piece whether it lights up or not.  Besides, I'm sure a light box can be purchased to put it in.

The only downside?  Well, remember how I mentioned that shit like this is pretty hard to come by nowadays?  The Buy It Now price on this auction is a whopping $275, with a $15 shipping charge.  If I'm doing my math correctly, then this bad boy is gonna run you a grand total of $290.  Or, something like that.  I don't know.  I've never been very good at math.


Eek.  I personally can't afford that, but perhaps you can.  If you indeed can, and you can't go another day of your life without it, then hurry up ... the auction ends in 3 days!!

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Gotta give props to whoever designed the box this thing came housed in, by the way.  That bit of instruction gave me a serious chuckle.

Giveaway Time! Win 1 Of 4 Copies Of The New Book Dead Light!

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I always love to introduce new books to you folks and I feel the best way to do that is through giveaways, where I can actually get hard copies into your hands.  Tonight, we've got a brand new book giveaway, and you've got four chances to have your name drawn out of a hat to win one!
 
The book is a recent release called Dead Light, a horror thriller by debuting author Mike Pace that has been described as "CSI meets The Exorcist."  Not only do I have a plot description of the book for ya, but also check out a trailer that was cut together to give you an idea of the horrors you can expect when you open it up!


In the sleepy college town of Cumberton, MD, an old cemetery must be moved to make room for a new dormitory, and an ungodly Light, buried for centuries, escapes. A rash of gruesome student suicides rocks the town. Sheriff Estin Booker teams up with former Baltimore homicide detective Anna Tucci to investigate the deaths. What neither expects is to have all roads point to a 2000-year-old legend which, if true, could lead to the destruction of mankind.
 
Just as a little fascinating "it's a small world" bit of trivia before we proceed here, I must mention that the author of this book, Mike Pace, is actually the father of Ben Pace, the actor who played Doug in one of my favorite horror flicks, Behind The Mask : The Rise Of Leslie Vernon.  How cool is that?!

If you want to win a copy of the book, simply leave a comment below with your e-mail address and a brief little sentence or two telling me why you want to dive head first into Dead Light.  Convince me you're hungry to read it and a copy could very well soon find itself headed your way!
 
Deadline for entries is next Wednesday, June 6th at midnight.  Good luck to all and remember; we're giving away four copies of the book here, so your odds aint looking so bad!

You can learn more about Mike Pace over at his official website, where you can even read an exclusive excerpt of the book!

Hot Human On Monster Action, Courtesy Of LEGO!

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I generally return from my monthly trip to Toys R Us with a new product in hand, which I excitedly hop onto the blog to share my thoughts on.  My latest trip to the land where kids never grow up, just this past weekend, was a little bit different.  While I made a pretty awesome discovery of a new line of toys, I didn't actually purchase any of the toys to review.  LEGO's are pretty damn expensive these days and being that I never was hardcore into collecting/building them, I figured it'd be better to save my money and just make a post about all the different products available in this line, from the safe and cheap distance of not having to actually buy any of them for myself.

It's not that I'm against LEGO's or anything, but they're just one of those toys that I for whatever reason never quite got into.  The reason for that though is quite possibly because they didn't put out shit like this when I was a kid.  Who knows, maybe this is just what I needed to finally, at nearly 26 years of age, start constructing my own colorful little worlds.  Thinking back, I always was mildly jealous of the friends of mine who had elaborate LEGO setups in their rooms.

Anyways.  Check out the full line of LEGO's new Monster Fighters, eight different sets which pit average every day human beings against infamous monsters like Dracula, Frankenstein and The Mummy, in epic battles to the death.  The idea here is that kids actually get to become monster fighters, and save the world from evil creatures, but I think we all know that all the cool kids are gonna play as the monsters, and destroy the lame boring humans.  I mean come on, who would you rather be; a yellow version of yourself or a badass hairy motherfucking lycanthrope with giant Freddy Krueger claws?  That's what I thought.

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The other four sets (Vampyre Castle, Crazy Scientist & His Monster, Vampyre Hearse and The Zombies) can be seen over at LEGO.com, along with better pictures of the ones above.  Only reason I didn't post pictures of the others here is because the packages are far too big for me to condense into the small sizes required to fit here on the blog.  Hate when that shit happens.

The sets vary in price, of course according to how many pieces they contain.  For example the Swamp Creature set is under $10 while the giant vampire mansion is nearly $100.  I'd tell you to pick them up over on Amazon, since I get a few bucks sent my way when you buy stuff from links I provide over to there, but the truth of the matter is that all these can be purchased at the lowest prices from the official online LEGO shop.  So head over there and start building your monstrous monstery environments!

I'm no soothsayer or anything, but something tells me I'll be headed back to Toys R Us fairly soon to pick up some of these...

'Evil Woman Creeping From Dark' : The Latest Stock Photo Scream Queen!

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Back in 2010, I noticed that several different horror movies and even a book were being marketed to the world with cover arts featuring the very same image of the very same woman; a stock photo of a pretty young gal with a grimy hand covering up her mouth, her eyes wide with terror.  I made it a personal mission of mine to find out the identity of the mystery girl, and after some serious digging and a few incredibly helpful tips from readers, I eventually tracked her down and found out who she was.  One of my proudest moments on this Earth, to be sure.

You can head back and see all the different cover arts the mystery woman was featured on HERE, and find out who she is and what she looks like without a hand covering her mouth HERE.

That was just one of many situations where lazy distributors raid stock photo sites like 123 Royalty Free and iStock Photo, rather than hiring real artists with real talent to whip up original and one of a kind covers for the movies/books they're in charge of getting out there in the world.  You see it's the distributors that are in charge of cover arts for these things, not the filmmakers/authors themselves, and sometimes rather than going out of their way to help sell a product that they're responsible for selling, they just plunk down the cash to buy a random shot from a stock photo site, sometimes modifying it to suit their needs and other times just leaving it as is.  It's not at all uncommon for different distributors to use the same photograph, which sometimes results in two movies being marketed with the very same cover art image.  In rarer cases like the one above, those two movies become more like five or six movies.

Tonight, I've got another one of those five or six situations for ya, the latest cover art overuse of a stock photo which was appropriately brought to my attention by Tom Hodge, a real artist with real talent who, like me, is tired of seeing distributors taking the easy way out.  Before we even go any further, head over to Tom's website The Dude Designs to see a real artist at work.

This latest stock photo is titled 'Evil Woman Creeping From Dark', and was taken by photographer Dmytro Konstantynov.  That's the original stock photo you see up above, now check out several different cover arts it has in recent times been slapped onto, mostly movies but again even a book as well!!
 
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If you're wondering what this babe looks like when she's not being evil or creeping from the dark, here's another photograph of the model, taken by the same photographer...
 
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And here she is seductively exiting the pool in her bikini, just in case you were wondering what evil creeping woman would look like in the event that you ran into her on the beach.  Ya know, it's just good to know these sorts of things...
 
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I haven't yet been able to track down the name of the unwitting scream queen, and inquiries about who she is that I've sent to Mr. (or is it Mrs?) Konstantynov have been ignored.  If anyone can lead me down any evil path that I will return from with her name, which can be added to the Stock Photo Scream Queen Hall Of Fame I've already spent way too much time compiling, such information will be rewarded handsomely! 
 
For now though, even without a name, I'm gonna consider this mystery woman FOUND!

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Amazon Deals : Dawn Of The Dead Ultimate Edition!

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Holy shit, holy shit, holy shit.  It seems like just yesterday that this incredible set was going for something like $40.  To refresh your memory before I tell you what it's going for right now, here's everything that's contained on the four disc Dawn Of The Dead Ultimate Edition, which includes all three different versions of the film as well as a collectible comic book!

Disc One - U.S Theatrical Version
-Audio Commentary with Writer/Director George A. Romero, Make-Up Effects Creator Tom Savini, and Assistant Director Chris Romero
-Theatrical Trailers
-TV Spots
-Radio Spots
-Poster & Advertising Gallery
-George A. Romero Bio
-Comic Book Preview

Disc Two - Extended Version
-Audio Commentary with Producer Richard P. Rubinstein.
-Monroeville Mall Commercial
-Behind-the-Scenes Photo Gallery
-Memorabilia Gallery
-Production Stills

Disc Three - European Version
-Audio Commentary with actors David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger and Gaylen Ross
-International Theatrical Trailers
-U.K. TV Spots
-International Lobby Card Gallery
-International Poster & Advertising Gallery
-International Pressbook Gallery
-Home Video & Soundtrack Artwork
-Dario Argento Bio

Disc Four - Documentaries
-Roy Frumkes' "Document of the Dead"-The original documentary filmed during the making of "Dawn of the Dead" by Filmmaker Roy Frumkes
-"The Dead Will Walk", an all-new documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew members Claudio Argento, Dario Argento, Pat Buba, Tony Buba, Zilla Clinton, David Crawford, David Early, David Emge, Ken Foree, Michael Gornick, John Harrison, Clayton Hill, Sharon Ceccatti-Hill, Jim Krut, Leonard Lies, Scott H. Reiniger, Chris Romero, George A. Romero, Gaylen Ross, Tom Savini, and Claudio Simonetti
-On-Set Home Movies with Audio Commentary from Zombie Extra Robert Langer
-Monroeville Mall Tour with Actor Ken Foree
 
Would you believe me if I told you that this whole set is currently on sale over on Amazon for only $9.85?  Well it is!!  Head over there and take advantage of this incredible offer!

The Museum Of Arts And Design Honors The VHS Tape!

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My buddy Mike Schneider just forwarded me an incredible press release from New York's Museum Of Arts And Design, which I honestly thought was some kind of practical joke being played on me.  It's one of those things that just seemed too damn awesome to be true.  Thankfully, things that are too good to be true are sometimes actually true.  And this is one of those times!

To briefly sum up the press release, The Museum Of Arts And Design (located in NYC), will be running a tribute to the VHS medium, beginning in June and lasting through August.  In an effort to 'demonstrate the impact of the technology on the history of cinema', MAD will be screening rare genre films and other VHS offerings throughout June and July, including a slew of horror flicks such as Troma's Mother's Day, Nekromantik & the shot on video Hellroller, a slasher film about a wheelchair bound serial killer.  The showcase will even include three separate nights of workout classes conducted through Sweatin' To The Oldies style VHS workout tapes, where guests are encouraged to dress in their 80's best.

Perhaps coolest of all, throughout August, MAD will be turning one of its studios into an actual operating video rental store, where you can browse around and even rent out tapes, giving you the opportunity to relive what it was like to step foot into the mom and pop video shops of times gone by.  Pinch yourself.  This is really happening.  Good.  Now clean the mess you made in your pants.

To learn more, and to see the full schedule of events, head over to The Museum Of Arts And Design's website!

My Latest Purchase : Revoltech's Jason Voorhees Action Figure!

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The great thing about tax returns is that they give you the chance to buy some things you've wanted to but haven't exactly been able to afford to.  Back in October of 2010, Japanese toy company Kaiyodo released the above Jason Voorhees figure as part of their Revoltech line, a line of super articulated action figures.  For two years I've wanted to add it to my collection, but I've never been able to justify the hefty price tag.  In the battle of eating for a week versus buying a toy, food unfortunately always wins out.  Or almost always, at least.

But now that I've finally got some spending money in my checking account, I headed over to Amazon and picked this bad boy up last week, for $44.95.  Is it worth that much?  Let's release Jason from his plastic prison and find out.  I generally like to keep my figures in their packages, but I've got a feeling this one's gonna be better off set free!

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 As you can tell by the above image, this is essentially an entire Jason playset, as opposed to merely an action figure.  Based on Voorhees' look in Part 3, the film where Jason actually became the hockey mask wearing mawfucka' we all know and love, this playset comes with not only a barn set piece to display the figure on, but also a slew of weapons, as well as interchangeable heads and masks, allowing you to display Jason both before and after the axe blow to the head he sustained at the hands of final girl Chris Higgins (the sexiest Friday final girl of all, if you're asking me).

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Featuring 12 ball joint points of articulation, the basic idea of this interactive playset is that you can display Jason in pretty much any pose you want to, holding any weapon you want him to hold, looking healthy and happy or bloody and near death, and even holding Higgins' severed head if you so please.  He is your puppet.  You are his master.

Wait a second.  Chris Higgins' severed head?  But Jason never cut off Chris' head in the film, you may be saying to yourself.

No doubt one of the coolest things about this toy is the inclusion of this little prop, a reference to an original ending that was at one point planned, but never made it into the film.  Rumor has it that the scene was in fact shot, but the footage was somehow forever lost.  Here's a behind the scenes image of the scene being set up.

So yea, that's fucking awesome.  But back to the toy!

I was fairly surprised by how tiny this figure is, measuring a mere 5 inches tall.  That said, I was incredibly impressed to discover that even at such a small size, the detailing is absolutely incredible, right down to creases in Jason's clothing and veins on his dirty little hands.  It's not often that you see that kind of detail put into such a small figure, and this one literally looks like the sculptor plucked Jason right out of Part 3 and shrunk him down to 5 inches.  That's how amazing both the detailing and likeness are.  There have been countless Jason figures released over the years, and this is truly one of the best I've seen in terms of likeness.  Again, it literally feels like you're holding a mini version of Jason himself.  It's almost even eerie how lifelike this thing looks when you put it into certain poses.

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The only downside of the figure is that despite its incredible level of articulation, the actual poses Jason can be put into are still fairly limited.  For example, he's not very limber at all at the waist, with any attempts to put him into a seated position ending with his lower half being separated from his upper half.  The figure always snaps right back into place, but this separation of body parts often happens when you try to pose him.  That said, you can pretty much put him into any standing pose you want, and when is Jason ever sitting down anyway?  So that's really a minor gripe, mostly a result of my strange desires to put my toys into as many weird sexual positions as I can.  Still though, it's kind of annoying to have arms and hands fall off when you gently play around with a figure.

I couldn't possibly show off enough pictures to do justice to how many different ways this toy can be displayed, but I've included a few images below to show off the possibilities.  As you will see, Jason can be displayed in either screen accurate poses or in whatever goofy ass ways you want to put him in.  So here's a little gallery from our photo shoot together!

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My flash kind of obscured most of the details on Jason's mask/face, so go check out a whole bunch of better photos over on the Revoltech website.  I'm of course not a professional photographer by any means, and I'm not about to spend hours upon hours trying to get perfect shots, so please do head over there to see this thing done the complete photographic justice it deserves!

So yea, the main selling point here is the incredible versatility when it comes to displaying the figure.  While most Jason figures just kinda sit there on your shelf, in the same pose year after year, this one can be changed up whenever you damn well please, which makes it fun as well as incredible looking.  Being that it's nearly 50 bucks I wouldn't say this figure is for everyone, but for the hardcore Jason collectors who want every toy out there made in his likeness, this one is an absolute must have.  Since I belong in the latter group of people, I don't find myself regretting this purchase in the least.  The fact that it's an import from Japan only adds to its awesomeness and collectability.

While I personally tend to prefer bigger toys, I can certainly appreciate and respect smaller ones like this one that possess all the details of those bigger toys, while still having all the mobility that smaller toys usually have.  In that sense, Kaiyodo's Jason Voorhees Revoltech is the best of both worlds, and I'd personally love to see them make a Jason from each installment in the franchise.  Needless to say, I'd buy them all!

You can grab your own Revoltech Jason over on Amazon!

Yard Sale Finds : Harry Comes Home!

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This past weekend was of course a huge weekend for yard sales, as holiday weekends in the spring/summer always are.  In fact, Memorial Day Weekend is pretty much the official kickoff of yard sale season, so you can bet your ass that Jen & I were out there hunting.  After spending several hours on Saturday digging through garbage on people's lawns, turning up nothing more than 50 cent ET & Quail Man toys, I was admittedly feeling a little burnt out and losing a bit of hope of finding anything good for the weekend.  And then came Sunday morning.
 
Hungover and not exactly in the mood for peeling myself out of bed and doing it all over again, Jen convinced me to get out there and give it a go.  And boy am I glad she did, because I ended up soon thereafter making one of my greatest yard sale finds of all time, second only to the impossible to top yard sale of a few summers ago, where a woman who used to own a video shop was unloading all of her stock on her lawn.  It didn't hurt that her former store had one of the most impressive horror selections I'd ever seen.  Goddamn, what a beautiful sight that lawn was on that day.
 
This particular find is a perfect example of why I love yard saling so much, and why you must never give up hope or pass up on any given yard sale based on how it may appear from the end of the driveway.  Jen and I actually drove past the yard sale where I made this find and though we initially didn't stop, we decided to make a U-turn and check it out.  From the driveway all I saw were a bunch of old tools and baby toys, but it was when I approached a small bin of stuffed animals that I saw him sitting there, waiting for me ...

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Yes, that is indeed the loveable creature that puts the Harry in Harry And The Hendersons, an 18" stuffed doll put out by Galoob in 1990.  There have been several times in the past where I've seen this doll on eBay, and almost dropped $30-40 on it, and there it was sitting in a bin of dirty old stuffed animals on some dude's lawn, in my very own town.  When I make a find like this I'm always afraid that the owner will know what he's in possession of, or jack up the price based on my visible excitement, so I approached the man with my best poker face and to my delight, he asked for a mere two bucks for ole Harry.  $2 for something that fetches around $40 on eBay; that's the dream of the yard saler!
 
Besides the fact that I got such a great deal on this though, I'm just so happy to finally own my own Harry.  I'm a huge fan of Harry And The Hendersons, a film which I credit for my lifelong love for/fascination with all things Bigfoot, so it truly makes my life a little bit brighter to be able to put Harry alongside folks like Charlie and Dren in my stuffed animals collection.  They seem to all be getting along swimmingly, which makes me one proud poppa.
 
Even if I only make one find like this all summer, all the hunting is worth it to me!
 
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Oh and in case you're wondering, yes, of course Jen and I drove him home strapped to the roof of our car.  Is there any other way?

Friday, May 25, 2012

The Return Of The Drunken Q&A!

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Got the house to myself for the night and I'm spending it whacking back a few beers and sitting on the computer, so I figured now was as good a time as any for another little drunken Q&A.  I posted a call for questions over on the Freddy In Space Facebook page a couple hours ago, so let's see what you folks have come up with!
 
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That sounds like a divine triple threat to me.  When are you gonna invite me over for one of these, Elliot?
 
If I had to pick my own triple feature of similarly themed flicks, I'd have to go with a little cabin in the woods night; Friday Part 4, Cabin Fever and of course, The Cabin In The Woods.  Optimally, this would be enjoyed while pounding beers, in a cabin, in the woods.  Either that or a kids vs evil triple feature, with The Gate, The Monster Squad and Joe Dante's The Hole (has ANYONE seen that movie yet?!).

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Only if you PROMise to put out, James.  Now everyone go pick up the Prom Night 2 shirt James is speaking of from Fright Rags!!  I just drunk dialed Mary Lou's number.  And it's totally in service.
 
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Cuddle up on the couch with Adam Green's Frozen, would be my advice! 
 
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This is a great fucking question.  So great in fact that I don't think I even have an answer.  Totally lame, I know.  Let me think about that one though.
 
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Yep, it does suck.  Here's the thing about Bruce.  He's an incredible actor, when he's got good material.  But he seems to keep wanting to do these lame movies that he comes up with and writes.  Hell, I talked with Don Coscarelli (name drop!) at a convention a few years back and he told me Bruce didn't want to do Bubba Ho-Tep 2, because he wanted to continue making his own little movies.  Shit like Screaming Brain and My Name Is Bruce.  I guess if he's happy doing that stuff, more power to him.  But he proved with Bubba Ho-Tep that he's got serious chops, and I wish he'd do more stuff like that.  Back to My Name Is Bruce for a second.  That movie frustrates me so much.  Such a brilliant idea, and yet so poorly executed.  There's absolutely no reason that movie shouldn't be awesome and yet, it's just not.
 
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That line from Shark Attack 3 : Megalodon about eating pussy comes immediately to mind.  Aside from that, the 69'ing scene from History Of Violence always makes me feel awkward whenever I watch it with someone else in the room.
 
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Probably Anthony Perkins.  And I'd ask him to please wear a rubber, so we could all continue having him in our lives for as long as possible.  But seriously.  That's a serious question and it deserves a serious answer.  So I'd have to go with Bela Lugosi.  I'd ask him what he thought of Martin Landau's performance in Ed Wood, and how much of the characterization was true to life.  And then we'd do hard drugs together.

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Oh, hello again Sarah!  Since I'm comfortable with my sexuality, I can comfortably answer this question.  And my answer would have to be Bill Moseley.  Something about that dude is just sexy, whether he's got a big thick beard or he's clean shaven, or even if he's got his exposed brain nestled inside a fishbowl atop his head (oh snap, Silent Night, Deadly Night 3 reference!).  Is it just me, ladies?!
 
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I actually prefer Freddy when he's comical, but I'd have to go with the original on this one.  He was fairly dark in New Nightmare too, though I didn't dig that trench coat or boney hand/glove all that much.  Totally appreciate that movie these days though, a lot moreso than I did when I was younger.  I really like that very brief bit in Freddy vs Jason where Freddy burst out of the water, looking like a creepy ass devil, and was super mad and evil.  Kinda wish there was more of that in there because that was so badass.
 
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Asking a horror fan for their favorite Kurt Russell movie is a bit like asking a horror fan what horror movie has the best practical effects of all time; the answer to both is always The Thing!!
 
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Good question.  It's a bit of a tough one to answer though, because I can state cases for both sides of the story here.  I've seen countless occasions where washed up horror stars are put into movies because the people making them know they can not only get them, but also because they know that having a known name attached to their shitty movie will get a few people to see it.  Hell I even talked to Stu Charno (name drop #2!) at a convention about this, over a couple Blue Moon's, and he admitted that he knows some filmmakers only want him to be in their movies because he was in a Friday The 13th flick.  He seemed kinda sad about it too.

On the other side of the coin though, people with talent like Rob Zombie & Adam Green put folks like Sid Haig & Tony Todd into their movies because of their talents, rather than their star power, which is awesome to see.  It's situations like those, where true fans of these guys put them into their movies, where those actors actually get solid acting work, rather than just being used to slap their name on the DVD cover.  With guys like Zombie & Green, they're getting to direct some of their childhood heroes, so that's really cool for them and also for us, because there's that respect level there where they want to give them the best material they can.
 
So it really depends on the movie/filmmaker.  Sometimes these guys are put in for good reasons, other times they're just being used to make money.
 
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 Scariest one for me is the slaughterhouse with Leatherface.  No one quite scares me like Leatherface does.  And I've always had a serious fear of getting murdered with a chainsaw.  Not a fun way to go.  As for which I think I could survive, I could totally outrun the Tall Man and his old balls.

Big thanks to everyone who asked questions, sorry I couldn't answer them all.  Had a blast doing this, as always.  So again, thanks for giving me something fun to do on a night like this, where I'm sitting home alone with my cats and some booze.  Until next time, I now pass out!!