Blu-ray Review: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME

Canadian 80’s Cult Classic is Superior to its Many Slasher Peers One of the signature horror films produced by legendary Canadian studio and distributor Cinepix, J. Lee Thompson’s 1981 shocker HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME often gets lumped into the post-FRIDAY THE 13th slasher cesspool but it’s much more than that. Cinepix creative braintrust John Dunning […]

Blu-ray Review: The CRITTERS Collection

Scream Factory Shines a Loving Light on this Fascinating Film Series In the wake of Joe Dante and Steven Spielberg’s cheeky 1984 monster kid romp GREMLINS, all sorts of savvy producers plotted their own little mean beastie flick, from Charles Band’s GHOULIES to Roger Corman’s MUNCHIE to Stephen Herek’s CRITTERS, And while many of the […]

THE PRIMEVALS: Legendary “Lost” Movie Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

Iconic FX artist David Allen’s final film set for competition in 2019 The year was 1994. Full Moon founder Charles Band and legendary stop-motion animation effects artist David Allen set out to make what would be the biggest and most ambitious Full Moon movie to date–a long in development passion project of Allen’s that he directed  in Romania and the […]

Concert Review: Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin in Toronto

The iconic Italian horror film composer brings the nightmare noise on 2018 tour The fussin’ and feudin’ behind the scenes of legendary Italian horror soundtrack overlords Goblin are well documented. When Dario Argento roped in young and hungry progressive rock band Cherry Five to add sizzle to Giorgio Gaslini’s score for his 1975 thriller PROFONDO […]

Blu-ray Review: NIGHTWING and SHADOW OF THE HAWK Double Feature

A pair of strange 1970’s dark fantasy films come to Blu-ray from Millcreek Entertainment Director Arthur Hiller’s NIGHTWING is one of a handful of films that trade in the terror of killer, disease-ridden bats, a loose, unofficial subgenre that seemingly doesn’t command much fan enthusiasm.  And while 1974’s future-shock chiller CHOSEN SURVIVORS remains my winged-rodent […]

Exclusive Interview: John Logan Talks Orson Welles, Martin Scorsese, Shakespeare and More

The Tony and Oscar nominated writer discusses the making of underrated Welles biopic RKO 281 In the pages of DELIRIUM #18 (you can purchase that stunning new issue here), playwright-turned-screenwriter John Logan spoke to us in an exlcusive interview about making Ridley Scott’s GLADIATOR, the flying-fox frightfest BATS, Tim Burton’s SWEENEY TODD, his recent collaboration […]

Contest: Win a copy of New STAR TREK Art Book!

New tome coming from Titan Books this month Attention classic sci-fi freaks and superfans! Star Trek: The Art of John Eaves, an extraordinary collection of never-before-seen STAR TREK artwork and concept designs will be published by Titan Books on November 27.  And DELIRIUM has a couple of copies to giveaway! Over the past few decades, John Eaves has had a major impact on […]

Gruesome Charisma: A Valentine to 1993’s SKINNER

A serious look at the unique 1993 Ted Raimi serial killer shocker Any movie that contains a rare leading turn from perennial bit parter Ted Raimi, and that features Ricki Lake and controversial skin flick starlet Traci Lords among its supporting cast has to be special. Has to be. So believe me when I tell […]

MANIAC 4K Blu-ray Coming in December

Legendary slasher psychodrama returns in deluxe restored edition Frank Zito (a career performance by writer/executive producer Joe Spinell of ROCKY and THE GODFATHER fame) is a deeply disturbed man, haunted by the traumas of unspeakable childhood abuse. And when these horrific memories begin to scream inside his mind, Frank prowls the seedy streets of N […]