| Oct 30, 2011
Doubleday: 260 pp., $25.95
Colson Whitehead really couldn't have picked a better time to write a zombie novel. Even looking past its Halloween-adjacent release date, "Zone One" comes at a time when such horrors are...
| Jun 17, 2011
Simon Pegg is as close as you can get to a real-life geek superhero; his special powers include a real affection for Comic-Con culture and stepping into that imaginary world. As a boy, Pegg was swept away by his geek loves: live theater and the...
| Aug 16, 2011
Florida scares up spooktacular -- and early -- Halloween festivities
Whether you like your Halloween festivities to be super-spooky or perhaps not so scary, chances are very good that Florida has you covered with all manner of both ghostly -- and ghastly...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 5:03 AM
The hallo-weenies were on the prowl at the Caliente Nudist Resort in Land O'Lakes.
One ghoul, however, forgot his manners.
A security guard asked Kevin Fearn, dressed as a ghoul, to step outside after a woman complained he allegedly touched her...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Hellcats returns tonight, and we got the scoop from executive producer Kevin Murphy, stars Aly Michalka, Robbie Jones, Heather Hemmens and Matt Bar, and special guest AJ Michalka.
We've all seen the trailer for tonight and yes, it has zombies....
| Sep 11, 2012
| 6:15 AM
It's always amazing to see the lengths Universal Studios Hollywood goes to scare the living daylights out of its visitors during Halloween Horror Nights.
Severed bodies. Splattered brains. Spilled entrails. Half-eaten horses. Pools of blood. The...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:15 AM
After a growth spurt over the past few years, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood has hit its stride as the leader in blood, guts and gore in Southern California. Photos: Halloween Horror Nights 2012 at Universal Studios Hollywood...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:19 PM
The popular, zombie-based "Walking Dead" television series will be incorporated into this year's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios, the theme park announced Wednesday.
The show, which airs on AMC and was spun off from a comic book, features...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Like a slow but determined zombie, Fright Fest at Six Flags Magic Mountain continues to lumber in the right direction after years of generic Halloween fare.
> Photos: Fright Fest 2012 at Magic Mountain
Following the addition of more mazes and monsters...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:20 PM
If the thought of making your children's costume is scarier than facing down an evil demon, relax. Do-it-yourself Halloween projects can be as involved or as simple as your skill, time and patience will allow.
We've collected no-fuss party and costume...
| Oct 23, 2011
Millions of us will gather in just a few days to observe a ritual that some have been anticipating all year.
We'll spend our savings, experience a sugar rush and garb ourselves in garments inspired by our favorite characters. We'll dress up like Angry...