Horror News

Zombeavers Gets a U.S. Release Date
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 45 Days Ago. | No Comments
Every now and then a movie comes along with a premise so unbelievably absurd that it gets absorbed into the public conscious and becomes an instant sensation.  Most recently we saw such a thing happen with “Sharknado.”  But where will the next big sensation come from and what animal will be helplessly sucked into the [...]

TV Series Based on Phantom of the Opera Heads to NBC
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 47 Days Ago. | No Comments
NBC is continuing to roll the dice on the horror genre and, even if they aren’t all successes, I applaud their efforts.  So far they’ve produced shows like “Hannibal”, “Grimm”, and “Constantine” which have all been enjoyable in different ways.  Then there was that “Dracula” show, but I never watched it, so maybe it was okay? [...]

Universal Sets Another Date for Classic Monster Movie Revival
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 47 Days Ago. | No Comments
Universal’s plans to revive their roster of classic movie monsters was first announced several months ago and now we’re starting to see those cogs slowly spin into motion.  There was some speculation that “Dracula Untold” could be the first movie in the new expanded universe that Universal is trying to create with their monsters, but [...]

Australian Film Wyrmwood Is “Mad Max” Meets “Dawn of the Dead”
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 47 Days Ago. | No Comments
Making its way from Fantastic Fest to the American Film Market this coming week is Australian zombie film Wyrmwood. Already hailed as “a fearlessly fun and bloody B-movie that mixes up sci-fi-style action with zombie mayhem” comes an enjoyable and a smart bit of midnight movie fun. We’re crossing our fingers that this title will [...]

The Walking Dead’s Actors Talk About Life Before and After “The Prison”
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 47 Days Ago. | No Comments
We got the chance to catch up with some of the actors from AMC’s The Walking Dead at Arizona’s FearCon to get their take on what it was like to work on one of the most popular television shows ever. You may have remembered these two from season 3 as Theodus Crane played “Big Tiny” [...]

The Many Masks Of Edgar Sam
Written by Shaun Huhn, Posted 48 Days Ago. | No Comments
Hello World, I wrote a children’s book titled The Many Masks Of Edgar Sam. Why would I write about it on a distinguished horror site? That’s a fair question. The simple answer is, I illustrated it with horror fans in mind. Each page pays homage to classic horror films, while not being too overt. You [...]

First Image of Kurt Russell in Bone Tomahawk
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 48 Days Ago. | No Comments
I know for a lot of people Kurt Russell got his Certified Badass credentials from films like “Escape From New York” or “Big Trouble in Little China”, but my awakening to Kurt Russell’s coolness came when I went to see “Tombstone” in theaters.  This was the first “R” rated film I had seen in theaters [...]

[FearCon Review] Scream Queen Tiffany Shepis Shares Some of Her Favorite Films
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 49 Days Ago. | No Comments
It’s been one fun and long Halloween weekend at Arizona’s FearCon and we caught up with Scream Queen extraordinaire Tiffany Shepis, who has appeared in over 100 horror movie titles (first film was Tromio and Juliet and most recently Sharknado 2), to find out what it takes to be the queen. She traces back her [...]

31 Days of Halloween Horror Movies 2014: Complete Recap
Written by Goon, Posted 51 Days Ago. | No Comments
This is it folks. Today is Halloween and I just finished up my 31 Days of Halloween movie marathon. This year went a lot smoother than last year and luckily “real life” didn’t get in the way too much this year. I managed to watch 32 movies in 31 days this year. Not bad if [...]

Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo Confirmed to Direct Leatherface
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 52 Days Ago. | No Comments
Happy Halloween one and all. Today we have some pretty stellar news to share with you guys regarding the upcoming prequel to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. As previously reported, the flick is set to take place during Leatherface’s teenage years, but a director was yet to be attached. Today, my friends, courtesy of Bloody-Disgusting, [...]

First Look at ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 52 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
After being in development hell for an eternity, it seems unreal that we’re finally getting our first look at “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.” It’s like a Halloween miracle. “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” is the creation of writer Seth Grahame-Smith and some new upstart named Jane Austen.  The idea behind the book is simple: [...]

Horror Anthology ‘Tales of Halloween’ Taps Neil Marshall and More
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 52 Days Ago. | No Comments
Horror anthologies seem to be on a slow upswing, but there’s definitely a growing interest in putting together these big collaborative projects.  Now there’s a new film on the horizon that looks to unite quite a few interesting talents in the horror business. Deadline is reporting that Epic Pictures Group is producing a new horror [...]

“The Last Showing” Features Robert Englund
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 52 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Coming to us from the UK is the psychological thriller/horror movie The Last Showing that stars Robert Englund whose character “Freddy Krueger” has kept me up many-a-night when I was young. This movie proves to be an interesting twist from your traditional horror movie as we have Englund’s character, who is a veteran projectionist, fired [...]

CW’s iZombie Gets Casting and Release Update
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 54 Days Ago. | No Comments
Ever since San Diego Comic Con and the release of the trailer that showcases a medical student that has to eat a brain every-month to appear “normal,” we’ve been following the show iZombie, and we like what we see. Amidst casting changes, although Rose MyIver (Once Upon A Time and Masters of Sex) is firmly [...]

[Comic Review] Image’s “Nailbiter” Chronicles Town Full of Serial Killers
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 54 Days Ago. | No Comments
With taglines like “Congratulations, It’s a Serial Killer,” who wouldn’t be intrigued with the ideas behind one of Image’s latest projects, Nailbiter. One of the most haunting and original tales I’ve have read all year, this comic is already on the sixth issue and I already have so much to comment on. But before we [...]

New Details and Artwork for Sharknado 3
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 54 Days Ago. | No Comments
Oh hell no! That’s the tagline of the third Sharknado film, and if you enjoyed the first two installments then I’m sure you will be all over this sucker. So today, we have scored some new artwork as well as a synopsis for the new film. Synopsis: When a mass of sharknadoes threatens Florida, chainsaw-wielding hero [...]

MTV Picks Up ‘Scream’ Series and Casts New Lead
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 54 Days Ago. | No Comments
It looks we’ll be “Scream”-ing at our televisions next October! Sorry, Halloween is sucking up what little creativity I have within me. MTV has decided to move forward with a television series based on the “Scream” franchise and we’ll be seeing it one year from now. Deadline is reporting that MTV has ordered ten episodes [...]

First Trailer for ‘A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 55 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Touted as the “first Iranian vampire western” film, “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” has been hitting the festival circuit for some time and now we’re finally getting our first look at the film with this premiere trailer. If this is the first you’re hearing about this film, you might be confused by the [...]

Oscar Winning Director to Take on ‘Walking Dead’ Companion Series
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 55 Days Ago. | No Comments
The “Walking Dead” companion series is taking another step to becoming a reality as AMC has announced that an Oscar-winning director is coming onboard to direct the pilot episode. Deadline is reporting that Adam Davidson will be put behind the wheel of the upcoming companion series and will direct the pilot episode.  We still don’t [...]

[Trailer] Demons Abound in Disciples
Written by Stephanie Joyce, Posted 55 Days Ago. | No Comments
Things are really heating up on the American Film Market circuit as every A and B-movie horror production is gearing up to be shown to an international audience in just a couple of weeks. What I like about this trailer is that is prominently showcases some of the best horror actors in the biz, in [...]