Today in Horror History

From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) was released today

Released January 19, 1996 Salma Hayek's character was originally named Blonde Death, but when writer Quintin Tarantino decided to use a Latina star, preferring to cast Hayek after seeing Robert Rodriguez's Desperado, the name was changed to Satanico Pandemonium after the Mexican nunsploitation horror movie Satánico Pandemonium: la Sexocista, which Wikipedia aptly describes as a… Continue reading From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) was released today

California · Crime Scene Photography

An apparent murder-suicide (graphic)

January 19, 1947 Los Angeles, California This crime scene is from the book Death Scenes: A Homicide Detective's Scrapbook, a sort of macabre scrapbook of crime scenes, mug shots, and other grizzly photographs collected by Detective Jack Huddleston, text by Katherine Dunn, and edited/designed by Sean Tejaratchi. This particular scene did not include an explanation… Continue reading An apparent murder-suicide (graphic)