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Chainsaw Massacre Prank Goes Too Far

Eliyahu Federman | Posted 12.23.2014 | Media
Eliyahu Federman

if enough people stopped watching the dangerous prank videos there would be less economic incentive to create them. If we spoke out against these extreme videos, and YouTube suspended them as legitimate Terms of Service violations, this reckless practice could be curbed.

Who Will Survive and What Will Be Left of Them: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre After Forty Years

Michael Darer | Posted 11.29.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Darer

I was completely oblivious to and uninterested with these ideas when I first saw Tobe Hooper's 1974 horror staple The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. I was around twelve.

Texas Chain Saw Massacre Secrets Revealed After 40 Years

Roadtrippers | Posted 05.27.2014 | Entertainment
Roadtrippers

"Every time I'd say cut everyone would run to the window and puke, throw up. A doctor had to come out and administer dramamine to help settle people's stomachs."

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Texas Chainsaw 3D

Dan Persons | Posted 03.09.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Blood runs thick in Texas Chainsaw 3D, both in its usual, slaughterhouse context, but also in a more symbolic way.

(Another) Unknown to Icon Story

John Luessenhop | Posted 03.05.2013 | Entertainment
John Luessenhop

Dan Yeager is another in the long line of Hollywood discovery stories. Another unknown to billboard icon. He's the new Leatherface -- the iconic centerpiece to a franchise with a central throne in the pantheon of horror.

The Cars Have Eyes: Killer Cars

Kim Morgan | Posted 07.30.2012 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

In horror cinema, the car is a foremost force -- an angel of mercy, an agent of doom or a ghastly, terrorizing, torture trap -- sometimes all in one movie.

Another Texas Chain Saw Massacre?

Craig Crawford | Posted 10.26.2011 | Politics
Craig Crawford

As if the stupid movie sequels weren't enough, we get reruns in our politics too? Just when we had almost forgotten how God-forsaken, immoral and bli...

Cracked.com: 'You Might Be A Zombie,' And 7 Other Pieces Of Bad News (PHOTOS)

Jack O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jack O'Brien

You've been the victim of a conspiracy to make the world seem more boring than it actually is. The historians and scientists that wrote your text books removed all the graphic violence, kinky sex and terrifying monsters.

Woe-Is-A-Me-Bop: RIP Captain Beefheart

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Yesterday late afternoon it was announced that Don Van Vliet, AKA Captain Beefheart, had shuffled off this mortal coil at the age of 69. He would in f...

Halloween Double Features (VIDEO)

Ben Tripp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ben Tripp

Come with me, kiddies, down to my dungeon of cinematic despair. There's something here for every palate.

The Diary Of A Preteen Hitchhiker

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

I hitchhiked. Once. I was in the seventh grade -- far too young to be exposing myself to the perilous adventures of road-and-thumb.  And yet, y...

Horror Chick: Why Do We Like Scary Movies?

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rachel Sklar

Melissa Lafsky is a friend of mine, but she's always seemed strange to me for one reason: She loves horror movies. Loves them. Thrillers, slashers, cr...