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Jenny is a life-long fan of horror and exploitation films, particularly those made in the 1970’s and 80’s. She is a huge film history buff that has a fondness for non-fiction books on the subject, as well as an avid collector of film soundtracks. When she’s not serving her numerous feline companions, Jenny is a regular contributor for Italian Film Review (http://www.italianfilmreview.com/) and runs her own blog devoted to giallo and slasher films, The Bloody Iris.

MOTEL HELL comic series released by IDW Publishing

MOTEL HELL comic series released by IDW Publishing

Tweet IDW Publishing, in conjunction with MGM Films, has recently released the first two installments of their four-issue series, MGM Drive-In Theater: Motel Hell.  Written by Matt Nixon, this re-imagining of the 1980 horror/comedy film Motel Hell features artwork by Chris Moreno and cover art by Tim Bradstreet. Murderous siblings Vincent & Ida Smith run […]




Jovanka Vuckovic: directorial debut THE CAPTURED BIRD is in pre-production, new zombie book available in February

Jovanka Vuckovic: directorial debut THE CAPTURED BIRD is in pre-production, new zombie book available in February

Tweet Jovanka Vuckovic, best known to most of us as the former Editor-In-Chief of Rue Morgue magazine and all-around horror expert, is certainly a very busy and multi-talented woman. In addition to having recently given birth, she has managed to complete a coffee table book about zombies and is working on her first short film, […]




BATTLE ROYALE slated for Japanese 3-D re-release, with plans for U.S. distribution and theatrical release by Anchor Bay

BATTLE ROYALE slated for Japanese 3-D re-release, with plans for U.S. distribution and theatrical release by Anchor Bay

Tweet Kinji Fukasaku’s 2000 action gorefest BATTLE ROYALE is scheduled to be re-released theatrically in Japan on November 20 in 3-D. According to Nippon Cinema, BATTLE ROYALE has also been acquired by U.S. distributors Anchor Bay. This could mean that U.S. audiences may have the chance to see the film in 3-D theatrically sometime next […]




Cult Collectibles now accepting pre-orders for Geretta Geretta Demon Doll “Weird Wobbler” Bobblehead

Cult Collectibles now accepting pre-orders for Geretta Geretta Demon Doll “Weird Wobbler” Bobblehead

Tweet In 1985, Italian director Lamberto Bava unleashed his adrenaline-charged gorefest DEMONS, and the world of horror would never be the same. For those who haven’t seen this exercise in extreme terror, it concerns a group of people who are trapped in a movie theater that has become overrun with demons, led by the evil […]




Jeffrey Combs returns as Poe in one-man stage play, with encore performances during December

Jeffrey Combs returns as Poe in one-man stage play, with encore performances during December

Tweet The highly acclaimed theatrical presentation Nevermore…An Evening With Edgar Allen Poe returns for several nights at the North Coast Repertory Theatre in Solana Beach, CA. Based loosely on Poe’s own writings as well as others’ accounts of his legendary public recitals, Nevermore seeks to accurately portray the last few years of the troubled writer’s […]