20 Fun Facts About “Dagon”

We sadly lost Stuart Gordon in 2020, but his legacy includes a myriad of H.P. Lovecraft adaptations, including Re-Animator, From Beyond, and Castle Freak.  However when it comes to his Lovecraft adaptations, one that often gets overlooked is 2001’s Dagon. It’s a creepy and surreal tale (pun intended) that never quite got the recognition it deserves among mainstream horror fans.  So in honor of its … Continue reading 20 Fun Facts About “Dagon”

25 Fun Facts About “Castle Freak”

A couple in a strained marriage with a blind daughter discovers that they’ve inherited a castle in Italy which is a home to a mutated relative they didn’t know existed…what could go wrong? For those who enjoy cult horror, and those who watched the first season of Shudder’s The Last Drive in with Joe Bob Briggs know just how bizarre 1995’s Castle Freak is.  Few … Continue reading 25 Fun Facts About “Castle Freak”

35 Fun Facts About “Re-Animator”

Mad scientists have long been a staple of sci-fi/horror going back decades.  But none are as unapologetic or charismatic as Herbert West.  Re-Animator remains the perfect blend of fun B-movie camp with science gone wrong. There’s a reason that it remains a cult favorite 35 years later.  So in honor of its anniversary today, we thought it would be fitting to look at 35 fun … Continue reading 35 Fun Facts About “Re-Animator”

“Dagon”: Stuart Gordon’s Underrated Masterpiece

As horror fans mourn the tragic loss of beloved writer/director Stuart Gordon, many are turning to his brilliant films as a source of comfort. Having written Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, and directed many horror classics like Re-Animator, From Beyond, and Dolls, Gordon demonstrated quite the range. He is perhaps most famous for his adaptations of H.P. Lovecraft, including the two already mentioned. However, there … Continue reading “Dagon”: Stuart Gordon’s Underrated Masterpiece