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Fear the Walking Dead Breaks Cable Records with Premiere
Written by Jason McDonald, August 25, 2015
If you were one of the few people who forgot to tune into AMC yesterday then you might’ve missed out on one of the biggest cable premieres ever.  “Fear the Walking Dead” made it’s debut on Sunday night and continued the annual “Walking Dead” tradition of smashing network competition. The premiere of “Fear of the

‘War of the Planet of the Apes’ Recruits Gabriel Chavarria
Written by Jason McDonald, August 25, 2015
The resurgence of “Planet of the Apes” continues with a new film spearheaded by director Matt Reeves.  His last venture into the franchise produced the fantastic “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” so i’m eagerly anticipating what he conjures up for the next sequel.  Not much is known about the film at this point, but

Fear the Walking Dead ‘Pilot’ Episode Review- What’d You Think?
Written by Jason McDonald, August 24, 2015
After striking undead gold with the first “Walking Dead” series, AMC set off to find a way to capitalize on that success and double down on it.  Thus a new series was born.  A series that, having been unburdened by the comic book series that spawned the original show, could explore any number of infinite

Horror Comedy ‘The Final Girls’ Unleashes First Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, August 22, 2015
Of all the little sub genres that exist within horror, horror-comedy has to be my favorite amongst them.  Very few movies get it right, but the ones that do are a sight to behold.  I don’t know which way “The Final Girls” will land, but the talent involved certainly has me excited. “The Final Girls”

[Video] Watch People Control a Real Life First Person Shooter
Written by Jason McDonald, August 21, 2015
If you ever wondered what’d it be like to live in a real life “Doom” or zombie shooter scenario, the video below gets you pretty close to that experience. RealmPictures created a real life first person shooter in their backyard and then, with the power of the internet, had people control the actions of the

Check Out the First 3 Minutes of ‘Fear the Walking Dead’
Written by Jason McDonald, August 20, 2015
Excited for the premiere of “Fear the Walking Dead” on AMC this weekend?  Can’t wait to get your first taste of it? Well AMC has kindly released a video that shows the first three minutes of the upcoming “Walking Dead” spin-off series. Set in the same universe as “The Walking Dead,” “Fear the Walking Dead” is a

Check Out this Concept Art from the Abandoned ‘Jurassic Park’ Cartoon Series
Written by Jason McDonald, August 20, 2015
For years I was content in not knowing that I missed out on having a mature cartoon series based on “Jurassic Park”, but now that I have that knowledge I’m severely disappointed.  At one point, during the height of the “Jurassic Park” craze, an animated series was considered and worked on.  Unfortunately the idea never got

‘Unnatural’ Bites into 8 Films to Die For with New Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, August 19, 2015
8 Films to Die For continues to roll out announcements for it’s new eight movies that one might be inclined to give up life for.  The latest film is a crazed animal feature that looks like good bloody fun with its hilarious premise. The newest film is “Unnatural” and here’s how they described it: A morally

Zorro is Getting a Post-Apocalyptic Reboot
Written by Jason McDonald, August 19, 2015
I don’t know if this movie will be relevant to our interests, but just in case it is, we might as well start talking about it now. According to The Hollywood Reporter iconic character “Zorro” could be riding again, but in a dramatically different setting.  Zorro, who was most recently portrayed by Antonio Banderas in

Cassandra Peterson is Working on an Animated Elvira Series
Written by Jason McDonald, August 18, 2015
Cassandra Peterson, otherwise known as the hostess with the mostess Elvira, has a lot on her plate.  Along with attending conventions all over the country the iconic horror hostess is working on an autobiography and will be making an appearance at this years Knott’s Scary Farm.  And now she might be appearing on television in

‘Until Dawn’ Unleashes a Live Action Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, August 18, 2015
Playstation 4 horror game “Until Dawn” is just a little over a week away from release, so you can expect the trailers to be coming as fast as they can make them.  However, Sony has embraced the horror roots of their upcoming game and made a new live action trailer. In “Until Dawn” a group

Cary Fukunaga Talks About Leaving the ‘It’ Remake
Written by Jason McDonald, August 18, 2015
Back in May we learned that “True Detective” director Cary Fukunaga had unceremoniously left the “It” remake project. It was a surprising move as Fukunaga had seemed passionate about the project and had invested a great deal of time into trying to bring it to life.  Early reports suggested that the departure was the result

A Sequel to ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ is in the Works
Written by Jason McDonald, August 18, 2015
Unfortunately it took me a while to finally see “What We Do in the Shadows”, but when I did it turned out to be one of my favorite horror comedies in recent memory.  If you haven’t seen it yet, I highly recommend it.  The film leans heavily into the comedy with some very light horror

Scooby-Doo is Returning to the Big Screen with a New Animated Movie
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2015
For those of you with horror younguns or who are young at heart you might be interested in knowing that an old favorite is returning to the big screen with a new animated movie. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Warner Bros. is bringing Scooby-Doo and the gang back to the big screen with a

‘The Purge’ Comes to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2015
Universal Studios Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights is nearly upon us and that means it’s time to purge once again.  Today the theme park announced that “The Purge” would be returning to the park for an all new horror experience. Beginning Friday, September 18, the annual Purge will commence at “Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios

Mike Flanagan to Direct ‘Ouija 2′
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2015
Director Mike Flanagan is making some interesting moves as he continues to climb up the horror ladder.  The director who broke out onto the scene with his 2011 film “Absentia” has lined up a sequel for his next project. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Flanagan will be writing and directing the upcoming sequel to

Capcom is Remaking ‘Resident Evil 2′
Written by Jason McDonald, August 14, 2015
After a bit of speculation and some teasing on Capcom’s part, the company has finally come out today to announce that they are indeed remaking “Resident Evil 2.” The updated port of the remastered “Resident Evil” released earlier this year was such a success for Capcom that people began to speculate they might try and

‘This is the End 3D’ Coming to Halloween Horror Nights
Written by Jason McDonald, August 13, 2015
I had heard the rumors surrounding “This is the End” coming to Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood, but I didn’t think they were real. It just sounded like such a far out idea that I didn’t think Universal Studios Hollywood would actually act on it. But today brings word that it is actually happening. “This is

‘Portal To Hell’ Unleashes New Teaser Starring Rowdy Roddy Piper
Written by Jason McDonald, August 13, 2015
Sadly Rowdy Roddy Piper is no longer with us, but before his untimely passing the man was keeping busy with all sorts of projects, so we still have a few more of his films to look forward too.  For example, today we have a teaser from the upcoming short “Portal to Hell” which features Roddy

Suspension Joins 8 Films to Die For with New Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, August 13, 2015
After Dark Films continues its summer of death with another addition to the 8 Films to Die For series today.  The fifth film added to their growing collection is “Suspension” which looks to be a slasher film with a slightly paranormal twist. In the film high schooler Emily gets in trouble when school officials learn