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It’s All Unreal – When KISS Met the Phantom of the Park

By 1978, KISS were arguably one of the biggest rock groups in the world. Having released three Platinum-selling albums, launched a variety of...

The Butcher of Plainfield – Ed Gein and His Legacy of Horror

The body hung from its ankles, naked and eviscerated. It scarcely resembled a human being, its feminine form peeled away to...

Toy-Box Killer – The Lurid Sex Crimes of David Parker Ray

'Hello there, bitch! I'm going to tell you in detail why you have been kidnapped and what's going to happen,' the...

It Wasn’t Quite Fresh Enough! – H.P. Lovecraft and the Writing of Herbert West – Reanimator

If there was a story that Lovecraft fans were eager to see on the big screen, Herbert West – Reanimator was not it....

Lady Killer – The Trial of Ted Bundy

Roy Crew and Bill Taylor were the first on the scene. It was 3:23 on the morning of Saturday 15 January 1978...

Some Kind of Creepshow – Alice Cooper’s Last Temptation

'People hate concept albums,' claimed Alice Cooper in a 1994 interview with the Australian edition of Smash Hits, shortly before the...

A Violent Revolution – How Two Women Attempted to Assassinate the President

In the early hours of Saturday 17 June 1972 five individuals broke into the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate...

The Cage – The Star Trek That Almost Was

‘I’d seen science fiction movies before but I always thought to myself, ‘Not enough characterisation, not enough motivation.’ Perhaps I could...