Horror News

Dead Island Movie Could Start Production Next Year
Written by Jason McDonald, Today | No Comments
Waaaay back in 2011 it was reported that Lionsgate was looking to make a movie based off of the hit game “Dead Island.” This was around the time that every movie studio was trying to get their hands on a hot video game property.  And like many of those similar announcements, nothing really came of [...]

New Teaser for Mysterious Bioware Project
Written by Jason McDonald, Today | No Comments
Bioware, the developers behind “Mass Effect” and “Dragons Age”, are currently drumming up interest for a new project that has yet to be fully revealed.  A few weeks ago they sent us an e-mail that simply read “You have been chosen” and it included an intriguing video with some creepy atmosphere to it. You can [...]

Photos From The Walking Dead Escape
Written by Jason McDonald, 1 Day Ago | No Comments
You want to hear an embarrassing story? I was all set-up to run “The Walking Dead Escape” during San Diego Comic Con.  However, a day before the event I took a tumble at the convention center and hurt my knee.  Alright, maybe that isn’t super embarrassing, but it was disappointing because I was looking forward [...]

Sharknado 2 Sucks in 3.9 Million Viewers
Written by Jason McDonald, 1 Day Ago | 9 Comments
Did you tune into SyFy’s premiere of “Sharknado 2: The Second One” last night? You weren’t alone as the highly anticipated sequel managed to draw in 3.9 million viewers according to the Nielsen’s live plus same day estimates.  This is particularly remarkable, as Variety points out, because the last big hit for SyFy was 2011′s [...]

R.I.P. Makeup Artist Dick Smith
Written by Jason McDonald, 1 Day Ago | No Comments
Sad news today.  Legendary makeup artist Dick Smith has passed away at the age of 92.  Rick Baker, friend and student of Dick Smith, took to Twitter to make the announcement stating that: “The master is gone.  My friend and mentor Dick Smith is no longer with us.  The world will not be the same.” [...]

James Wan’s Demonic to Hit Theaters in December
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 2 Days Ago. | No Comments
Now, before you get all excited about James Wan returning to the horror genre, you need to know that he isn’t directly involved with this new feature film.  ”Demonic” is simply an idea he conceived and then passed on to other people.  Still, it’s from his brain, so if you love the work of James [...]

New Details, Artwork & More for Rob Zombie’s Crowd-Sourced Project ’31′
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 2 Days Ago. | No Comments
For some reason Rob Zombie seems to get a lot of stick, be it from something he may have said or from simply the films that he makes. Me though, I’m instantly intrigued by anything that he touches and I believe he certainly has an eye for all things horror. Okay, perhaps Halloween II wasn’t [...]

Alex Kurtzman to Direct Mummy Reboot
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 2 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Earlier this month we learned that Universal was working on an initiative to relaunch their classic monster franchises.  This meant rebooting all of the films under a single narrative umbrella, sort of like what Marvel and Disney had done with their superheroes. And while Universal has “Dracula: Untold” coming out this year, the first film [...]

Michael Gross Battles Graboids Once More in Tremors 5
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 3 Days Ago. | No Comments
About a week or so ago we got word that a Tremors reboot was indeed on the horizon, after years of rumors. We also learned that Don Michael Paul would be directing the flick for Universal, but that was pretty much all we knew at the time. However, our friends over at MovieHole has scored some [...]

Cast and Crew of ‘Leprechaun: Origins’ Interview
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 4 Days Ago. | No Comments
While Comic-Con is primarily known for comic books and the big blockbuster superhero features, just about every movie genre can be found at the yearly event.  Horror had a fairly strong presence this years with many horror television programs and feature films jumping into the fray.  Lionsgate was kind enough to invite us to one [...]

New Texas Chainsaw Movie to Follow Leatherface’s Early Years?
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 4 Days Ago. | 4 Comments
I don’t know about you guys, but I’m pretty much lost in the whole Texas Chainsaw time frame. e have had sequels, a prequel, a direct sequel to the original and now it looks like we have another prequel, but apparently it’s also another sequel to the original, but a prequel to Texas Chainsaw 3D. [...]

Comic-Con Day 2 and 3 in Photos
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 4 Days Ago. | No Comments
Hard to believe it, but it’s finally over.  San Diego Comic-Con is now behind me and I can say that it was the hottest, smelliest, and most exhausting event I’ve ever been too. And I can’t wait to go back next year. Unfortunately, this being my first year, I wasn’t prepared for how long the [...]

Comic-Con: iZombie Shows a Promising Pilot
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 5 Days Ago. | No Comments
“iZombie” was originally billed to be at San Diego Comic-Con with a full-length pilot to show to curious attendees, however, a last minute change forced the CW to present a pilot that was far from complete.  According to Rob Thomas, who took to the stage after the pilot, the production was forced to recast a [...]

Bruce Campbell to Star in the Evil Dead TV Series?
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 5 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Over the weekend we learned via this years Comic-Con, that Ivan and Sam Raimi were working on an Evil Dead TV series, but sadly that was about all we knew, and of course one of the main questions was, “is Bruce Campbell going to star?” Well, nothing has been confirmed just yet, although Campbell has certainly [...]

Full Cast Announced for American Horror Story: Freak Show
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 6 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
During the American Horror Story panel this past Saturday, at this years San Diego Comic-Con, came word as to who would be starring in American Horror Story: Freak Show, and thanks to Entertainment Weekly, we have the lowdown below. Kathy Bates and Evan Peters will be playing Ethel and Jimmy Darling. Joining them will be [...]

We Talked Hemlock Grove With Famke Janssen
Written by Tim Hannigan, Posted 7 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Netflix just reached 50 million subscribers and a huge part of their continuing success is the availability of original content which you cannot find anywhere else. As everyone from Yahoo to HBO scramble to keep up, Netflix is leading the way by providing viewers with the content they want in the way they want to [...]

Comic-Con: Sam Raimi to Develop The Evil Dead into a TV Series!
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 7 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
To be fair, I’m actually surprised that hasn’t happened sooner, considering the current trend and popularity of TV shows these past few years. But, it appears as if the time is now, according to the folks over at Bloody-Disgusting, Sam Raimi is currently developing a television series based upon The Evil Dead franchise. According to [...]

Walking Dead Debuts Trailer for Season 5
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 7 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
Comic-Con is roaring on and today “The Walking Dead” landed on Hall H and decimated it.  The line to get in to the infamous hall was insane as people had been camping out since last night to get into to today’s panel.  It also didn’t help that “Game of Thrones” was holding a panel immediately afterwards.  It was [...]

Comic-Con: Goosebumps Revealed an Early Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 8 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
During Sony’s panel at Comic-Con we got to see a special little treat.  We knew going in that we would be getting a small look at their upcoming big screen adaptation of “Goosebumps”, but what we actually got was a pre-vis trailer. What that means is that we saw a trailer that was filled with [...]

Comic-Con Day 1 in Photos
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 8 Days Ago. | No Comments
I just got back in from my first day at San Diego Comic-Con and I have a few things to share with you.  In this post I’ll be sharing a few photos of some of the things I saw while wandering around Comic-Con.  I’ll also be attaching a few thoughts or comments to explain the [...]