Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: August 11

Birthdays:

Stuart Gordon (August 11, 1947), who wrote and directed Re-Animator (1985), From Beyond (1986), Castle Freak (1995), Space Truckers (1996), and “Masters of Horror” episodes Dream in the Witch House and The Black Cat. He wrote Body Snatchers (1993), The Dentist (1996), and Progeny (1998), and directed Dolls (1987), Daughter of Darkness (1990), The Pit and the Pendulum (1991), Dagon (2001), and King of the Ants (2003). He also made cameo appearances in The Arrival (1991), Trophy Heads (2014), and Tales of Halloween (2015).

[Source | Stuart Gordon’s official Twitter]

Embeth Davidtz (August 11, 1965), who starred in Mutator (1989), Sweet Murder (1990), Army of Darkness (1992), Fallen (1998), The Hole (2001), Thir13en Ghosts (2001), and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011).

Thor himself, Chris Hemsworth (August 11, 1983), who starred in The Cabin in the Woods (2012), Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016), Ghostbusters: Answer the Call (2016), and Bad Times at the El Royale (2018).

Movie releases:

1989: A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child
2000: Bless the Child
2006: Pulse

Video game releases:

1999: System Shock 2

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