#171

November / December 2012
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DVD Spotlight:
UNIVERSAL CLASSIC MONSTERS
THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

Tim Lucas begins an examination of Universalís hot new Blu-ray restorations of their Golden Age horror titles, starting with DRACULA and FRANKENSTEIN!

 

The Unmaking of
EXORCIST II: THE HERETIC

Paul Talbot looks back at John Boormanís misunderstood sequel to William Friedkinís 1973 classic and sets the record straight about its various versions and profitability.

 

Pages from a Ghost's Diary:
The Making of Lucio Fulci's
DEMONIA

Adrien Clerc, assisted by diary entries from cast member Grady Clarkson and interviews with other cast and crew, shows how Fulciís would-be career summation fell short of its goal.

 

DVD reviews, including...

ATM
C…LESTINE... MńDCHEN F‹R INTIME STUNDEN
DEBAUCHERY
THE DEVIL'S MEN
DREAM HOUSE
END OF THE ROAD
GAINSBOURG, A HEROIC LIFE
GODZILLA
GRINDHOUSE TRAILER CLASSICS 1-3
HEISSE BERUHRUNGEN
HELLRAISER: REVELATIONS
LES VAMPIRES
LOGAN'S RUN: THE COMPLETE SERIES
MORTUARY
PIRANHA 3DD
PROJECT X
THE SEVERED ARM
SHARK NIGHT

SO SAD ABOUT GLORIA
TERROR
THE THEATRE BIZARRE
THOU SHALT NOT KILL... EXCEPT
VAMPIRES, MUMMIES & MONSTERS
THE WOMAN

Ramsey's Rambles
Ramsey Campbell
on THE BUNNY GAME.

Audio Watchdog
Douglas E. Winter
 on ISLES OF WONDER: MUSIC FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES.

Biblio Watchdog
Charlie Largent and Tim Lucas review TASHLINESQUE, THE Z FILES, and 6 REELS UNDER.

Other contributors featured in this issue:

Michael Barrett, John Charles, Shane M. Dallmann, Heather Drain, Kim Newman, Eric Somer, Brad Stevens, and Nathaniel Thompson.