Horror Remakes

Sales Artwork for the Martyrs Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 12 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
As many of you know, the EFM in Berlin is currently underway and a slew of projects are leaking out but there is one that I’m sure will get a lot of you talking and that’s the long gestating remake of Martyrs. A remake, for better or worse has been on the cards for years, [...]

Official UK Trailer for the Poltergeist Remake Has Arrived
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 15 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Yesterday we ushered in the US trailer for Poltergeist, but the powers that be took it down. It’s up today by-the-way, but more importantly, 20th Century Fox UK have now unveiled the official trailer for us folks in the UK which is slightly different to those of you in the States. Anyway, go check it [...]

[Updated]First Official Poltergeist Trailer Inside
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 16 Days Ago. | No Comments
Are you guys ready? Well, they’re here! Yep, it’s the first official trailer for the upcoming remake of Poltergeist and we have that sucker ready for your viewing below. I know many of you just hate remakes, but aren’t you just a little intrigued? Go on, you may just like it? The film stars Jared [...]

Honeyspider [Review]
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 21 Days Ago. | No Comments
A year or so ago I got word of a little indie flick entitled Honeyspider, (the title is influenced by The Smashing Pumpkins song of the same name) a film written by Kenny Capeton and directed by Josh Hasty, and basically, I’ve been waiting ever so patiently to finally check the film out, especially after [...]

The Blob Remake to Utilize Modern CGI
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 30 Days Ago. | 4 Comments
Remember the on again off again remake of the 1958 flick The Blob? Well, it’s back on again, only this time Rob Zombie is not attached to direct. The remake, which now appears to be moving forward is set to be directed by Simon West (Wild Card, The Mechanic, Expendables 2) according to the guys [...]

Hellraiser Reboot to be Set on Devil’s Island? Clive Barker Talks
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 112 Days Ago. | No Comments
I absolutely love Hellraiser, well, the first two mostly and then it kinda spirals off into something else. Sure, there have been some pretty coll ideas throughout the series, but unfortunately none of the later films were able to encapsulate the true horror of the first two films so in a way in kinda makes [...]

Official NSFW Trailer for the Vampyres Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 115 Days Ago. | No Comments
Here we go, yet another remake. But before we jump on the hate wagon, go check out the NSFW trailer for Victor Matellano’s remake of Vampyres, and perhaps you will be pleasantly surprised? Judging from the trailer, I think Matellano has done a great job with this one and I can’t wait to witness more. The film stars Marta [...]

Cabin Fever Remake Will Use the Same Script as the Original Film
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 123 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
I know the term “remake” tends to make movie fans recoil in pain as if they were vampires being exposed to the sunlight, but I think there’s some value in a remade film.  Whether it’s good or bad, I think it’s an interesting exercise to see a new artists’ interpretation of an existing work.  The [...]

First Photos from The Town That Dreaded Sundown Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 171 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Did you guys know that a remake of The Town That Dreaded Sundown was on the horizon? Well it is, and it’s much closer than you think, as thanks to Bloody-Disgusting, we have score the first photos from the film which will premiere at this years BFI London Film Festival on October 18th. Drawing inspiration from [...]

Universal to Adapt ‘The Vampire Chronicles’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 196 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
If you weren’t a fan of Anne Rice then “The Vampire Chronicles” might not be a familiar brand to you.  However, you’ve almost certainly heard about one of the films adapted from the book series: “Interview with the Vampire.”  Now the whole series could be coming to the big screen thanks to Universal Pictures. Deadline [...]

Rob Zombie Explains Why His Halloween is Better?
Written by Herner Klenthur, Posted 207 Days Ago. | 14 Comments
Rob Zombie is a polarizing filmmaker and fans love him and they hate him. I for one think Rob Zombie has done some spectacular work including The Devils Rejects and yes I also include the Halloween remake. Halloween 2 for me was horrible but that is a matter of opinion as many horror fans appreciate [...]

Night of the Living Dead 2014 Trailer Lands
Written by Herner Klenthur, Posted 209 Days Ago. | 27 Comments
If I told you that another remake of Night of the Living Dead was coming what would your reaction be? Would you groan? Or would you go watch the trailer for it immediately ( its below )? Director and writer, Chad Zuver brings a new look on the story that was made famous by George [...]

SDCC Mad Max Fury Road Trailer
Written by Herner Klenthur, Posted 209 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
I have been waiting for the new trailer for the remake of MAD MAX to finally land and thanks to Warner Brothers we have your first look. Mad Max Fury Road is a reboot of the 1979 film which saw Mel Gibson play an Aussie cop who is out for vengeance after his family is [...]

The Tremors Remake Begins to Show Signs of Life
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 214 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
Well guys, throughout the years we have heard a whole host of rumors regarding the Tremors franchise. There have been talks of further sequels, and of course a remake, and speaking of a remake, it appears as if that is the route that Universal is taking. Recently, Don Michael Paul (Lake Placid: The Final Chapter) [...]

Doug Bradley Talks Hellraiser Remake
Written by Herner Klenthur, Posted 236 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
It should come as no surprise that the original Pinhead has an opinion on the plans for another Hellraiser remake. Clive Barker as you all should know has been tapped to write the remake but its really unclear if this is going to be a true remake or a reboot. What we do know for [...]

‘Audition’ Is Set for a U.S. Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 238 Days Ago. | 28 Comments
Damn, and just like that we have another news story for you guys regarding a remake. As you guys are aware, The Omen is set for yet another remake, and now we have learned that Audition is next on the chopping block. According to Deadline, Terminator, Rambo, and Basic Instinct executive producer Mario Kassar is assembling [...]

The Maniac Cop Remake Gains Momentum
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 291 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
It’s no secret that a remake of Maniac Cop is on the horizon, in fact there was a time when the original director William Lustig was said to be attached to direct, but that probably isn’t the case anymore. In any event, it appears as if the film is on the move and we have a [...]

The Legend of Hell House Receives the Remake Treatment
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 295 Days Ago. | 5 Comments
I know, I know. Nothing is sacred anymore, but I’m willing to give anything the benefit of doubt. So, The Legend of Hell House is set for a remake, eh? Well according to STYD, a remake of The Legend of Hell House is being mulled over once again at 20th Century Fox. In fact this [...]

Is Halloween 3D Finally on the Horizon?
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 297 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Much like Ghostbusters, and many other titles, Halloween is yet another movie that gets thrown around a lot. Through the years we have heard various rumors and yet we still have no film or confirmation of a new Halloween film, but perhaps all is not lost. According to our friends over at Bloody-Disgusting, The Weinstein Company [...]

The Gremlins Remake Begins to Show Signs of Life
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 321 Days Ago. | 20 Comments
Bare with me here as we don’t really have an awful lot to go on at this time, but we can reveal, thanks to Ain’t it Cool News, that the remake of Joe Dante’s Gremlins is moving quickly at Warner Bros. No other information is available at present, but as soon as we hear more, [...]