In this episode, the Fear Fan takes a sobering look at the debate between practical effects and CGI, and why horror will always need the latter.
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In a rare departure from movie reviews, the Fear Fan tackles an ambitious game that tries to bring Ridley Scott’s Alien to the small screen. Does it succeed, or lay more eggs than an alien queen?
Taking a break from Crystal Lake, the Fear Fan takes a minute to contemplate one of the stranger entries in one of his other favorite series, also known as Godzilla vs. Hedorah. An undeniably odd entry in an era known for its strangeness, is Godzilla vs. the Smog Monster as weird as its reputation suggests? Yes. God, yes.
In this special edition of Terror Obscura, the Fear Fan takes his show on the road to Indianapolis and the HorrorHound convention! There, he gets the chance to meet with one of the special effects artists that brought the original Evil Dead to life, and cast members from Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter! Also, reviews of three different films that were screening there.
Is this the end? Not even remotely.
In this episode of Fright Bites, the Fear Fan takes a look at the recent slasher movie musical Stage Fright, a gory good time that receives his fullest recommendation.
The Fear Fan presents the first in a series of short episodes that deal exclusively with his opinions, with only a minimum of comedy.
Well… Its been a long road, and it looks like it’s time for some changes…
In this follow-up to the super-smash hit, the Fear Fan encounters unusual townsfolk, a burglar alarm that frankly could be worse, a thoroughly confused owl, and the cosmetic magic of Wicca.
In this episode, the Fear Fan takes on the first film of the current found footage craze: The Blair Witch Project. Does it deserve its reputation, or was it just a flash in the pan?
The Fear Fan takes a look at the 2014 remake of Godzilla! Was it a titanic success, or just a colossal bore?
Time for another trip to Camp Crystal Lake with your host the Fear Fan! This time, we explore the horrors of drinking games, inappropriate handstands, and barns that are entirely too sinister for their own good. Enjoy!
In this episode, the Fear Fan begins paying his fans back with an all new segment: You Asked for It! To celebrate, he’s picked not only the show’s first “anthology” film, but also one of the best Halloween horror films that doesn’t include a spray-painted Shatner mask!
The Fear Fan continues his look at the Friday the 13th franchise with Friday the 13th Part 2! Will Jason be successful on his hitchhiking holiday? Can the unspeakable love between a man and a shih tzu ever be fully understood? Does pretending to be someone’s dead parents aid in their psychological health? All of these questions and more will be answered in this episode!
A little something for my subscribers! A sneak peak at the new intro appearing before my next episode. Hope you like it!
The Fear Fan continues his look at movies that just happened to be packaged together in an 8-pack of horror DVDs he once bought, with Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College! How can a movie where the characters go to college be this stupid? Tune in and find out!
The Fear Fan takes a swipe at the little known demonic horror movie The Unholy, featuring Ben Cross, Ned Beatty, and Hal Holbrook.
After an awesomely successful Kickstarter campaign, the Fear Fan is back! This time, he’s reviewing the lesser-known 1981 film Wolfen. What do you get when you take a a police procedural, Native American mysticism, and a feral, nude Edward James Olmos, and put them in a blender? We have no idea, but we’re about to find out!
With his new equipment, the Fear Fan offers a personal thank you to his viewers, as well as an outline for some changes on the show.
“These are the five films that I feel best represent the spirit of Halloween: a little gruesome in some cases, but still a blast to watch with your friends over a bowl of popcorn.”