Siskel and Ebert Discuss John Carpenter’s Halloween

“Artistry can redeem any subject matter,” says Roger Ebert in this clip from a 1978 episode of Siskel and Ebert Sneak Previews where they defend their positive review of Halloween, and analyze one of its classic scenes. We at Rare Horror certainly have a bit more love for so-called “sleazebucket” films than Roger and Gene,… Read More

Tales from the Pub: A great sci-fi/comedy web series from the creator of The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra

If you’re a fan of Larry Blamire (creator of the movie The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra), I highly recommend you check out his Twilight Zone spoofing web series:  Tales from the Pub. The episodes are only a couple minutes long so they’re easy to digest. Also, if you haven’t seen The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra… Read More

5 Fantastic 80s Horror Movie Songs

The 80s was a period where nearly every movie had a theme song, and horror movies were no different.  Here’s some of our favorite records featured in killer flicks from the past! 1. The Ramones – Pet Semetary  Movie: Pet Semetary One of author Stephen King’s favourite bands,  seminal punk band The Ramones brought no-nonsense, melodic, timeless… Read More