Scream/Reaper Award Noms







When I was younger, I would look forward to every June when MTV had their Movie Awards. I never gave a shit about the Music Awards but It was a treat for me seeing movies I love win awards for nontraditional categories such as “Best Kiss” or “Best Villain.”

Thankfully these days there are new and better award shows that are more tailor-made for us horror, sci-fi and comic loving freaks.

First is the Scream Awards which such categories as “Best Mutilation” and “Holy Shit Scene of the Year.” Put that in your pipe and smoke it, Oscars!

Here’s the list of the horror nominations and in bold my choice to win.


THE ULTIMATE SCREAM

  • “Drag Me to Hell”
  • “Let the Right One In”
  • “Twilight”

BEST VILLAIN

  • -Cam Gigandet as James; “Twilight”
  • Lorna Raver as Mrs. Ganush; :Drag Me to Hell”
  • -Alexander Skarsgrd as Eric Northman; “True Blood”

THE HOLY SH*T! SCENE OF THE YEAR

  • -The Sance; “Drag Me to Hell”
  • -The Subway Crash; “Knowing”
  • The Swimming Pool Scene; “Let the Right One In”

MOST MEMORABLE MUTILATION

  • -The Arm Removal Surgery; “Splinter”
  • -The Eyeball Cake; “Drag Me to Hell”
  • -Head Ripped Apart by Nazi Zombies; “Dead Snow”
  • -The Pendulum; “Saw V”
  • The Swimming Pool Scene; “Let the Right One In”

BEST HORROR MOVIE

  • -“Dead Snow”
  • -“Drag Me to Hell”
  • -“Friday the 13th”
  • “Let the Right One In”
  • -“My Bloody Valentine 3D”
  • -“Splinter”

BEST ACTOR IN A HORROR MOVIE OR TV SHOW

  • -Bruce Campbell; “My Name is Bruce”
  • -Michael C. Hall; “Dexter
  • -Kre Hedebrant; “Let the Right One In”
  • -Justin Long; “Drag Me to Hell”
  • -Ryan Kwanten; “True Blood”
  • -Stephen Moyer; “True Blood”

BEST ACTRESS IN A HORROR MOVIE OR TV SHOW

  • Jennifer Carpenter; “Quarantine”
  • – Jaime King; “My Bloody Valentine 3D”
  • -Lina Leandersson; “Let the Right One In
  • -Alison Lohman; “Drag Me to Hell”
  • -Anna Paquin; “True Blood
  • -Monica Potter; “The Last House on the Left

BEST DIRECTOR

  • -Tomas Alfredson; “Let the Right One In”
  • -Duncan Jones; “Moon”
  • Sam Raimi; “Drag Me to Hell”


BEST ACTRESS IN A SCIENCE FICTION MOVIE OR TV SHOW

  • -Moon Bloodgood; “Terminator Salvation”
  • Eliza Dushku; “Dollhouse”
  • -Lena Headey; “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
Check out the Scream Awards on Oct 27th to see who wins.





Next are the Reaper Awards.

Home Media Magazine and the great people at DreadCentral are showing their love for horror on home video. Dvd and Blu-Ray fans will love these. Now you can vote to show your apperication for catergories “Best Packaging” and “Best Re-Release.”

Here are the nominations:

Best DTV Release
-Alien Raiders, Warner Home Video
-Cold Prey, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-Jack Brooks Monster Slayer, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-Laid to Rest, Anchor Bay Entertainment

Best Packaging
-Friday the 13th: Deluxe Editions (Parts 1-6), Paramount Home Entertainment
-Halloween: 30th Anniversary Commemorative Set, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-Hellraiser Box Set, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-“The Hunger”: The Complete First Season, E1 Entertainment

Best Boxed Set or TV Series
-“Dead Like Me”: The Complete Collection, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
-“Dexter”: The Complete Third Season, Showtime/CBS/Paramount Home Entertainment
-“Friday the 13th” — The Series: The First Season, CBS/Paramount Home Entertainment
-Ghost House Underground: Eight-Film Collection, Lionsgate

Best Re-release
-Child’s Play: Chucky’s 20th Birthday Edition, Fox/MGM Home Entertainment
-Friday the 13th: Deluxe Editions (Parts 1-6), Paramount Home Entertainment
-The Last House on the Left (1972), Fox/MGM Home Entertainment
-My Bloody Valentine: Special Edition (1981), Lionsgate

Best Blu-ray
-Ghostbusters, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
-Hellraiser, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-The Mist, Genius/Weinstein
-The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, MPI/Dark Sky

Best Indie/Foreign (with domestic release)
-Baghead, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
-Jack Brooks Monster Slayer, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-Martyrs, Genius/Weinstein
-[REC], Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Best Theatrical
-The Alphabet Killer, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-The Last House on the Left (2009), Universal Studios Home Entertainment
-Mirrors, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
-The Uninvited, Paramount Home Entertainment

Best Zombie
-Beneath the Surface, Well Go USA
-Dead Space: Downfall, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-Quarantine, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
-Tokyo Zombie, Anchor Bay Entertainment

Best Slasher
-Cold Prey, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-The Jason Slasher Collection, Warner Home Video
-Laid to Rest, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-The Last House on the Left (1972), Fox/MGM Home Entertainment

Best Ghost Story
-The Alphabet Killer, Anchor Bay Entertainment
-The Haunting in Connecticut, Lionsgate
-Imprint, MTI Home Video
-Mirrors, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment


To learn more and/or vote, go to the Reaper Award site or read more on from FearNet.

Is it October yet?
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