About Josh Obershaw

Josh Obershaw is a film enthusiast, horror fan, rock fan, wrestling fan, blogger and amateur artist. Follow him on Twitter at @DoctorSplatter.

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HACK-O-LANTERN 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Coming May 9th!!!

  Back in high school/community college, there was one title I used to come across quite a bit while I browsed the horror section of my local video store. From the front and back cover, I thought it looked so god-awful that I imagined it would be really fun to watch. The title of that […]

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Arrow Announces June Titles! The Return of Argento’s THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE!

  Today, Arrow Video revealed their slate of releases for the month of June. It’s a lighter load than usual, but the highlight of the bunch more than makes up for it. Street-dated for June 19th and 20th in the UK and North America (respectively) is the return to Blu-ray of Dario Argento’s classic directorial […]

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Head’s Up, Gang! Unrated THE DEVILS is Now on Shudder!!!

We’ve got some exciting Stream Screams news for you all! Ken Russell’s controversial 1971 film, THE DEVILS, starring Vanessa Redgrave and legendary badass Oliver Reed, is now available to watch on Shudder… in its original X-rated version!

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Can’t Wait for Synapse? SUSPIRIA 40th Anniversary Leatherbook Edition on the Way From ’84 Entertainment

2017 marks the 40th anniversary of Dario Argento’s horror masterpiece, SUSPIRIA. Synapse are planning on releasing the Blu-ray they’ve been working on for some time this year (there is still no release date set) to mark the occasion. However, they are not the only ones. Germany’s ’84 Entertainment announced a 40th Anniversary Leatherbook Edition. This […]

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Details on the North American Blu of THE SECT!

Michele Saovi’s 1991 film, THE SECT (which has been released in territories as a sequel to DEMONS), is already getting a Blu-ray release overseas, courtesy of Shameless Video.

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Kickstarter Project Alert: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO ELISA LAM?

One of the freakiest stories in recent years has been the mysterious death of Canadian college student, Elisa Lam. She was found dead on the roof of the Cecil Hotel (now called Stay on Main), a building in downtown Los Angeles, which, for decades, has had a grim reputation, and you can read all about […]

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Scream Factory Announces THE PAUL NASCHY COLLECTION!

Scream Factory dropped some surprise box set news on us. After three sets dedicated to American horror treasure, Vincent Price, the label is now turning their attention to a beloved international horror icon with THE PAUL NASCHY COLLECTION.

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ELVIRA, MISTRESS OF THE DARK to Bust Out on Blu-Ray in April!

As promised on the show, it’s time to lay out some details on the upcoming Blu-ray release of the 1988 horror/comedy cult classic, ELVIRA, MISTRESS OF THE DARK

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That 70s Column: Re-Examining KING KONG (1976)

With The Eighth Wonder of the World returning to the big screen in this month’s KONG: SKULL ISLAND, I couldn’t resist that chance to look back on one of the first giant monster movies to capture my imagination: the 1976 remake of KING KONG.

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Severin Serves Up Some Nunsploitation with DARK WATERS and THE OTHER HELL Blu-rays. In time for Easter, Too!

Today, Rue Morgue broke not only the details on that bit of nunsploitation, but also another one, Mariano Baino’s 1993 movie, DARK WATERS. Both films will hit Blu-ray shelves on April 11th, five days before Easter. That’s hilarious. And awesome.

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