Horror Remakes

Anchor Bay Acquires the Martyrs Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 29 Days Ago. | No Comments
As you are aware, a remake to Pascal Laugier’s absolutely brutal film Martyrs is on the horizon, we’ve had news trickle in now and again but not much, but today it appears we may be hearing more about this one in the weeks to come. According to Deadline, Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired all North American rights [...]

Something is in the Shadows in New Poltergeist Clip
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 73 Days Ago. | No Comments
Just on the off chance that you guys haven’t seen enough footage of the Poltergeist remake already, we have scored yet another clip for you to check out if you wish to do so. This time around something sinister is lurking in the shadows and waiting for the perfect opportunity to show itself, so will [...]

A Trio of Poltergeist Clips Inside
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 83 Days Ago. | No Comments
May 22nd is almost upon us, and with that, the powers that be want to make sure that we have that date firmly cemented into our minds, so below we have scored three new clips from the upcoming Poltergeist remake. One is a domestic clip and the other two are from the UK. Synopsis: Legendary [...]

Will Poulter to Play Pennywise in ‘It’ Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 85 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
Here we go, guys. Pennywise has been cast in the latest adaptation of Stephen King’s It, and it’s definitely a surprising choice. According to Variety, Will Poulter (pictured right; Maze Runner, We’re the Millers) has been cast to play the evil monster disguised as a clown known as Pennywise, the role which Tim Curry made [...]

First Official Poltergeist Clip Inside
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 90 Days Ago. | No Comments
Whether you want it or not, the remake of Poltergeist is just around the corner and will soon be scaring a new generation of fans and maybe a few old ones as well. Speaking of the old, what we have for you, thanks to Collider, is the first official clip from the film which takes us [...]

They Know What Scares You in New Poltergeist Poster
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 92 Days Ago. | No Comments
I could have sworn that this remake was just announced and now before you know it, this sucker is almost released, in fact it’s released next month! Well, guys, as you know the Poltergeist remake has already got its share of defectors but I say give it a chance, you just never know. Anyway, while we wait [...]

New Photo from the Martyrs Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 126 Days Ago. | 18 Comments
Earlier this month we finally gave you your first look at the Martyrs remake via a photo from the film which has already completed filming. Today, thanks to Dread Central, we have scored yet another photo and lets just say that things are definitely heating up. Check it out below. The remake is directed by [...]

New Poltergeist TV Spot Asks ‘What Are You Afraid Of?’
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 132 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
As you guys are very much aware, the remake of Poltergeist is officially on the way and of course it is so easy to hate on. But, I say give the film the benefit of the doubt and check out this new TV spot and let us know if you aren’t just a little bit [...]

What Sort of Creature Will the Blob Be in the Remake?
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 141 Days Ago. | 13 Comments
A few months ago we learned that director Simon West had been tasked with the challenge of bringing the Blob to the modern era.  A bit of an outcry sprung out when it was revealed that the director was looking to incorporate some modern CGI for the film. But could it be possible that the Blob [...]

First Still from the Martyrs Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 148 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Well, it’s officially happening for better or worse. But look at it this way, we will still have the original, so even if the remake does miss the mark, we can still fire up Pascal Laugier’s original film and pretend that the remake didn’t happen. But, with the remake on the way, aren’t you a little [...]

Sales Artwork for the Martyrs Remake
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 170 Days Ago. | 4 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 173 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 174 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 179 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 188 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 271 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 273 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 282 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 329 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 355 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 [...]