Chas Balun

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Charlie Richard Balun (June 12, 1948 – December 18, 2009) was an American writer and film critic for several horror magazines including Fangoria and Gorezone.[1][2][3][4][5] He died in California of cancer on December 18, 2009, aged 61.

Books[edit]

  • The Connoissseur's Guide to the Contemporary Horror Film (1983)
  • Deep Red Horror Handbook Fantaco Enterprises (July 1989) ISBN 0-938782-12-6
  • The Gore Score Fantaco Publications (June 1987) ISBN 0-938782-06-1
  • Gore Score 2001: The Splatter Years Obsidian Books (November 2000) ISBN 1-891480-16-2
  • Horror Holocaust Fantaco Enterprises, 1986 ISBN 0-938782-05-3
  • Beyond Horror Holocaust: A Deeper Shade of Red Fantasma Books (December 15, 2003) ISBN 1-888214-08-2
  • More Gore Score: Brave New Horrors Key West, FL : Fantasma Books, c1995. ISBN 0-9634982-9-0
  • Lucio Fulci : beyond the gates. 2nd ed. Key West, FL: Fantasma Books, 1997; ISBN 1-888214-07-4
  • Ninth and Hell Street (novel) Fantaco Enterprises (April 1990); ISBN 0-938782-13-4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Townsend, Sylvia (January 16, 1988). "BLOOD HOUND While Horror Movies Tend to Turn Some Pale, Critic/Artist Delights in More and More Gore". Los Angeles Times. p. 9. Retrieved January 24, 2010.
  2. ^ Chas Balun on IMDb
  3. ^ "Chas. Balun R.I.P." ShockTillYouDrop.com. 2009-12-30. Retrieved 2010-01-24.
  4. ^ "DEEP RED: The Official Chas Balun Website". Zombiebloodbath.com. Retrieved 2010-01-24.
  5. ^ "R.I.P. Chas. Balun (1948-2009)". Fangoria.com. Retrieved 2010-01-24.

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