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Take Back the Knife at Hot Springs Horror!

Published September 18, 2015 by biggayhorrorfan

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Not every scream queen grows up to run her own horror film festival. More importantly, Tamara Glynn (Halloween 5, Freddy’s Nightmares) is keeping the women in terror theme going with this year’s version of her Hot Springs Horror Festival, running this weekend (9/17-9/20/2015), in Arkansas.

Glynn is presenting of the premiere of (Chicago based) director Matt Storc’s Take Back the Knife, a slasher variation in which three former female victims reinvigorate their weakened power, at this year’s event – and proud, femme loving scare freaks couldn’t be happier.

More information on Take Back the Knife and the Hot Springs Horror Festival is available at:

Until the next time – SWEET love and pink GRUE, Big Gay Horror Fan!


Tamara Glynn in Freddy’s Nightmares

Published August 18, 2015 by biggayhorrorfan

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Full of sweetly organic presence, Tamara Glynn not only enlivened Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Meyers, as the feisty yet vulnerable Samantha, in the late 80s, she also danced around another terror icon in the Love Stinks episode of Freddy’s Nightmares.

Tamara 2Endearing and genuine, Glynn’s Laura here only wants to be the recipient of athlete Adam’s (John Washington, a real life descendent of the first president) genuine devotion. Of course, when Adam slips up and tells another girl that he loves her, this episode becomes a creepily feminist look at relationships.

Since this is Krueger’s universe, Adam soon learns the hard way that a woman’s revenge can be quite deadly, in real and in dream life. In fact, in the episode’s most memorable moment, Adam imagines that a demented Laura, gleefully enacted by Glynn, has taken a sharp effort to sever their eternal bond. This instance, nicely, illustrates how Glynn, who also made appearances on Knots Landing, Miami Vice and Super Force, was able to play many shades on the spectrum of humanity and helps prove why she is still a fan favorite today.Tamara 3

Meanwhile, you can keep up with the busy Glynn’s current projects, including the upcoming Hot Springs Horror Film Festival in Arkansas, at https://www.facebook.com/tamaraglynn2012.

Until the next time – SWEET love and pink GRUE, Big Gay Horror Fan!