by | Oct 1, 2021

It was a tremendous honor to serve as guest editor of October’s issue of ReMIND Magazine from TVGuide which is now on newsstands everywhere and available at The magazine is a thorough celebration of John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN and the franchise it spawned, through to the latest HALLOWEEN KILLS. The team of contributors and participants I assembled is from the heart of the horror genre, including journalists, filmmakers, costume manufacturers, and collectible creators. Within this triple-sized issue you will find new interviews with John Carpenter, David Gordon Green, and Tommy Lee Wallace, features exploring the entire series, a look at slasher films inspired by HALLOWEEN, and the usual ReMIND puzzles and games, this time themed to relate to our core subject. I wanted this magazine to feel like fall…to allow readers to immerse themselves in the world of HALLOWEEN and also swim in the season. With this much material contained in these pages, my hope is that this issue of ReMIND will be a month-long compaion for readers offering as much comfort food as .

You can find ReMIND in stores at Barnes & Noble, Walmart, Walgreens, Dollar General, and many other North American retailers. Online it can be ordered at

Special thanks to all the contributors, those who appear in these pages, and to everyone who picks up a copy.

Press release:

ReMIND Magazine’s Special October Collector’s Issue
Celebrates the Halloween Movie Franchise – 
Available for Pre-Order at

New York, New York – July 12, 2021 – ReMIND Magazine, where the past is always a blast, celebrates all 43 years of the Halloween movie franchise with a special super-sized October collector’s issue, now available for pre-order at Filmmaker and journalist Justin Beahm is guest editor for the issue, and has assembled the following line-up of renowned contributors from the heart of horror entertainment:

Chris Alexander Ex-Fangoria magazine editor, producer at Full Moon Pictures
Nat Brehmer Film historian,
BJ Colangelo Film historian,
Michael Dougherty Director, Trick ‘r Treat, Krampus
Anthony C. Ferrante Sharknado series director, journalist
Justin Mabry Master mask sculptor, Trick or Treat Studios
Ben Scrivens Owner, Fright Rags clothing and collectible company
Jerry Smith Film historian,
Heather Wixson Film historian,
Chris Zephro Owner, Trick or Treat Studios

Here are some of the treats packed into this one-of-a-kind collaboration:

  • Interview with John Carpenter on the making of Halloween
  • The twists and turns of the Halloween franchise
  • How John Carpenter changed the cinema soundscape
  • The story behind the most famous mask in horror
  • The evolution of Halloween collectibles
  • The misunderstood legacy of Halloween III
  • How Nick Castle influenced a generation of madmen as Michael Myers
  • Interview with director David Gordon Green on Halloween Kills
  • And more!

This year’s cover artwork hearkens back to the stark simplicity of the original Halloween, the movie that kicked off the beloved franchise, while honoring ReMIND’s dedication to celebrating popular culture from decades past. ReMIND is also offering Halloween fans the chance to step into the magazine’s pages by contributing photos of themselves in costume that may appear in the issue.

“As the premiere entertainment nostalgia publication on newsstands today, ReMIND is the perfect home for this loving tribute to John Carpenter’s Halloween and the films that followed,” says guest editor Justin Beahm. “I am proud to have this seasoned lineup of contributors delving into the franchise, delivering new insight with unique personal perspectives gleaned from their diverse roles in horror entertainment. By Halloween fans, for Halloween fans, this collectible issue of ReMIND is truly something special and not to be missed.”

The special Halloween Edition of ReMIND is available for pre-order on and will be available at retail beginning September 28th.

About NTVB Media

NTVB Media, Inc. is the largest independent publisher of consumer-focused entertainment magazines in the United States. Its publications include TV Guide Magazine, TV Weekly, Channel Guide Magazine, OnDish, VIEW! Magazine, ReMIND, and TV Guide Magazine Puzzler, plus the website The company markets and distributes its publications, and syndicates content, through hundreds of partners throughout the United States, including major newspapers, cable and satellite TV, and broadband companies.

About ReMIND Magazine

ReMIND Magazine offers fresh takes on popular entertainment from days gone by. Each monthly issue has dozens of brain-teasing puzzles, trivia quizzes, classic comics and themed features from the 1950s-1990s.

Bloody Disgusting artile


Subscribe to stay updated

Enter your email address to subscribe to this page and receive notifications of Reverend Entertainment news!

Related Posts

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Discover more from Justin Beahm

Subscribe now to keep reading and get access to the full archive.

Continue reading