Slaying of family in spooky Long Island house inspired ‘The Amityville Horror’

Ronald (Butch) DeFeo Jr. used a high-powered rifle to kill his family 40 years ago — and in the process gave birth to the ultimate haunted house story. We all know it today as “The Amityville Horror.” It has been told over and over, in everything from best-selling books, blockbuster movies and endless sequels to … Read moreSlaying of family in spooky Long Island house inspired ‘The Amityville Horror’

Jim McCullough’s 1978 Bigfoot film ‘Creature from Black Lake’ Blu-ray Bound

The movie is expected to arrive in stores sometime next year. In an early announcement to retailers, Synapse Films will be releasing ‘Creature from Black Lake’ on Blu-ray sometime in the new year. Some fishermen are attacked in the Louisiana swamps. When the word gets out of a mysterious Bigfoot-type creature, two researchers come to … Read moreJim McCullough’s 1978 Bigfoot film ‘Creature from Black Lake’ Blu-ray Bound

‘Exists,’ Eduardo Sanchez’s Bigfoot Horror Film

Another day, another cabin in the woods and another hairy monster with titanic feet. It was only a few months ago that Bobcat Goldthwait’s “Willow Creek” sent a pair of innocents into the shrubbery on a found-footage hunt for Bigfoot. Now “Exists,” with its five young-and-dumb vacationers, offers Sasquatch a more substantial meal. It also … Read more‘Exists,’ Eduardo Sanchez’s Bigfoot Horror Film