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RELEASES: ARROW VIDEO releasing THE ‘BURBS to Blu-ray!

Joe Dante’s THE ‘BURBSis one of my favorite comedies, or comedy-horrors as some may consider it, and having grown up in suburbia for the greater part of my childhood, I always wish I knew my neighbors like Tom Hanks’ character Ray did. Also, I wished I lived in a cul-de-sac so that I could skateboard and not have to mess with cars driving down the street all the time. ARROW FILMS puts out Read the rest of this page »

PRESS RELEASE: Dark Horse to publish THE ART OF HE-MAN & THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE

If you don’t think HE-MAN and the MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE was not a cool show when you were a kid growing up in the ’80s and you have a penis and balls, then stop reading this press release and hire a detective to find out where  your taste in cartoons went missing because you lack it! Come on! He-Man was like watching Read the rest of this page »

SHU-IZMZ RADIO: BLACKENED & DOOMED July 27th, 2014

 

The title of this post has absolutely nothing really to do with the episode, except for the fact that Read the rest of this page »

ZINE UPDATE: ORGAN FANZINE

 

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ORGAN FANZINE #1

The long-awaited ORGAN FANZINE has finally arrived. FINALLY. As someone who is friends with Putrid Matt a.k.a. Matthew Carr (the SHU-IZMZ t-shirt is all his artwork)— running into him at metal shows, horror conventions, mutual friends’ gatherings, and of course at the Chicago Metal Market at the Mutiny (when they decide to have one), I have been hearing about Matt’s involvement and wanting to do this zine with Bob Richards for quite some time. They did not fuck around with this issue, either. The ORGAN FANZINE is your Read the rest of this page »

SHU-IZMZ RADIO: SUMMER MIND MELTDOWN: Cop Corruption, Cannabis, and the Countess

Here is the latest episode of  SHU-IZMZ RADIO. Like I previously stated, it was a colossal undertaking and one that I enjoyed doing, but it was a pure labor of love. I recorded it over the course of a week almost, and it was fun working on it  Read the rest of this page »

BLU-RAY/DVD COMBO REVIEW: COUNTESS DRACULA (1971)

The story taking place in medieval Europe about Countess Elisabeth Nadasdy, better known to horror fans and the rest of the world as Countess Bathory, focuses on the aging Countess and her lover Captain Dobi (played by character actor Nigel Green) as they start killing off young and beautiful virgins so she can bathe in their blood. The old and decrepit looking Countess, played by the vivacious and voluptuous Ingrid Pitt with lots of Read the rest of this page »