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‘Point Break’ Remake Announced, Main Cast Revealed

Point Break is most likely my favorite action movie of all time.  So it infuriates me that Hollywood has the nerve to remake a film that should never be remade, in the same way that it would be a travesty for Jaws to be remade.  These are films that represented the era in which they […]

Dr. Morbid’s Top 10 Best Horror Films of 2013

Merry Christmas boils and ghouls.  It has been a solid, if limited, year for the horror genre that was devoid of much big-screen attention.  Most of the films on this list either had a limited theatrical run or were just released to Video On Demand.  Hopefully next year horror films will start seeing a theatre […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – The Finals: The Hills Have Eyes (2006) VS. Maniac (2012)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET THE FINALS Sixteen remakes battled it out for horror supremacy and now only two remain: Alexandre Aja’s The Hills Have Eyes and Franck Khalfoun’s Maniac. Hills beat The Wicker Man, Halloween, and Dawn of the Dead on its way to The Finals while Maniac took down Evil Dead, Piranha 3D, and My Bloody Valentine. Which film achieves ultimate victory and reigns supreme in The […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – Round Three: My Bloody Valentine (2009) VS. Maniac (2012)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET Round Three The second matchup of Round Three pits a pickaxe wielding maniac against a mannequin-loving maniac. Who comes out on top and advances on to the Finals? Morbidly Amusing debates. My Bloody Valentine (2009) VS Maniac (2012) Dr. Morbid: My Bloody Valentine is a good, but not great slasher movie. Seeing it […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – Round Two: Piranha 3D (2010) VS. Maniac (2012)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET Round Two The final matchup of Round Two features two remakes of cult horror classics that square off to decide what the final film will be to advance on to the final four. The first is an update of Joe Dante’s killer-fish flick while the second places the consistently creepy […]

“Maniac” Remake Receives VHS Release

Even though it’s been available On Demand for several months now, the fan-favorite remake of William Lustig’s Maniac landed on both DVD and Blu-ray this past Tuesday. Texas-based art gallery Mondo has made a surprising and exciting announcement that they will soon be releasing the Maniac remake on VHS – a limited edition offering of only 500 tapes.  They will […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – Round One: Maniac (2012) VS. Evil Dead (2013)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET Round One The final match-up of Round One pits two remakes of 1980s cult horror classics against one another to decide what the final film to advance on to Round Two will be. The first tells the story of psychotic serial killer Frank and forces the audience to view the […]