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Would Kevin Bacon Like to Play Freddy Krueger?
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2016
This isn’t news so much as it is high-level fan casting, but oh boy, could you imagine if it came to pass? There are few actors that I can enjoy in pretty much anything and Kevin Bacon is one of them.  So if Kevin is into the idea of playing an iconic horror villain, then

Mark Duplass Teases Development on ‘Creep 2’
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2016
I don’t know if I can trust Mark Duplass.  He’s got the air of a trickster about him, but who am I to second guess him?  After seeing “Creep” I know I definitely don’t want to cross him. I didn’t absolutely love “Creep”, in fact I thought the film went off the rails with its

‘American Horror Story’ to Haunt Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights
Written by Jason McDonald, August 17, 2016
I know feelings tend to be mixed about “American Horror Story”, but there’s no doubt that the show has become quite the cultural sensation.  And now it’s diving deeper into the mainstream this year with an appearance at this year’s Halloween Horror Nights in Hollywood and Orlando. Universal Studios announced that the hit FX series

‘The Neon Dead’ Lights Up onto DVD This September
Written by Chris Savage, August 16, 2016
From visual effects artist Torey Haas (V/H/S Viral, Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie) comes his directorial debut The Neon Dead, and we can reveal that the film is set for a release on DVD and Digital HD this September 13th via Wild Eye Releasing, and we’ve scored the official trailer, artwork and more. From the

Pennywise Arrives in Full Costume in New Promo Photo from ‘It’
Written by Chris Savage, August 16, 2016
Last month we gave you guys your first look at Bill Skarsgard as “Pennywise the Clown” and it was definitely different to say the least, and it had us salivating for more. So, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, we have a promo picture in full costume, and he looks absolutely creepy! It’s pretty cool that they’re going

‘The Shallows’ Finds a Home on DVD and Blu-ray This September
Written by Chris Savage, August 16, 2016
Did you guys get a chance to view Jaume Collet-Serra’s The Shallows during its theatrical run? If not, I’m sure you’ve heard of it as this one has been receiving praise nearly everywhere! So, care to see what all the fuss is about? Look for the film o Blu-ray and DVD this September 13th, and see

Official International Trailer & Teaser Posters for the ‘Arrival’
Written by Chris Savage, August 16, 2016
Last week we ushered in the teaser trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s latest flick Arrival, and I for one was blown away by how compelling a simple teaser trailer could be, and well, I kinda wish they left it at that. But, that just isn’t to be as an official international trailer has arrived along with a

Bed of the Dead Fantasia Review
Written by Simon Rother, August 15, 2016
What happens when two couples attempt to have a foursome on a bed made from a cursed, ancient tree, inside a sex-crazed hotel? We discover the outcome of this bizarre premise in “Bed of the Dead”, which made its world premiere at Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival, with director Jeff Maher present. The first scene

Jack the Ripper Returns in ‘Razors’
Written by Chris Savage, August 15, 2016
We all know the story of Jack the Ripper, but is there more to tell? Well, it’s definitely inspired a slew of horror films and today word has come that a new horror is re-opening the case with a twist on the killer in Ian Powell and Karl Ward’s Razors. Thanks to our friends over at Fangoria,

‘Lake of Shadows: The Legend of Avocado Lake’ Secures an All-Star Cast
Written by Chris Savage, August 15, 2016
Don’t you just love it when a film comes along and you beginning reading the casting and you’re like, “yes, yes, oh definitely, oh hell yeah!” Well, that’s pretty much what I said when I began reading through the cast for Michael S. Rodriguez’s Lake of Shadows: The Legend of Avocado Lake, but it gets better.

Get Caught in a ‘Flytrap’ on VOD and Digital HD
Written by Chris Savage, August 15, 2016
It appears as if Stephen David Brooks’ Flytrap is gearing up for its release as we have just learned that the film will be making its way to Digital HD and various VOD platforms this August 23rd, and we’ve got all the details, including the trailer below. From the Press Release: My Man Productions has announced

New Official Artwork for ‘Clowntown’ Has Arrived
Written by Chris Savage, August 15, 2016
Earlier this month we learned that Tom Nagel’s (The Retrieval) Clowntown will be invading theatres this September 30th and then VOD and DVD on October 4th. Now, courtesy of our friends over at Dread Central, we have the official artwork and you can check it out below. From the Press Release: ITN Distribution, Inc., has acquired North

I am Not a Serial Killer Fantasia Review
Written by SImon Rother, August 15, 2016
Not often do you get to see legendary actor Christopher Lloyd play in a horror movie. We get this opportunity in “I Am Not a Serial Killer” which made its Canadian premiere at Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival. John (Max Records; “Where the Wild Things Are”, “The Sitter”) isn’t like most teenagers. Obsessed by serial

Before I Wake Fantasia Review
Written by Simon Rother, August 15, 2016
Follow your dreams. We’ve heard this motto before. But sometimes, your dreams follow you. As you know, dreams and nightmares are quite different, but “Before I Wake”, which was presented in a special advanced screening at Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival (with director Mike Flanagan and star actress Kate Bosworth present), will definitely confirm that

The Devils Candy Review
Written by Simon Rother, August 14, 2016
When you buy the home of your dreams, you expect some magical moments with your family: not to have a deranged, former occupant attempt to invade your home and dismantle everyone in his path. This occurs in “The Devil’s Candy” which made its Quebec premiere at Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival. Jesse (Ethan Embry; “Late

‘C.H.U.D’ Finally Makes its Blu-ray Debut with Arrow Video
Written by Chris Savage, August 14, 2016
And the awesome folks over at Arrow Video continue to unleash the goods as this time they’re taking their aim to Douglas Cheek’s cult ‘80s favorite C.H.U.D. and it’s making its debut onto Blu-ray for the very first time. The release is set for a release in North America with pre-order links set to go live

Rob Zombie Unleashes the New Official Poster for ’31’
Written by Chris Savage, August 13, 2016
We’ve had a slew of posters for Rob Zombie’s 31 already, but they were simply just a tease of this. Rob Zombie took to his Facebook page to unveil the official one-sheet for the upcoming movie and you guys can check it out below, what do you make of it? From the Press Release: From

Arrow Video Unleashes the ‘Howling II’, ‘The Initiation’ & ‘The Driller Killer’ onto Blu-ray & DVD
Written by Chris Savage, August 12, 2016
The wonderful folks over at Arrow Video are once again helping you to empty your pockets as they have announced their line-up for November with such classics as The Initiation, Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf and Abel Ferrara’s The Driller Killer. Yep, Christmas has officially come early. Head on down below and check out all the

Artsploitation Films’ ‘Der Bunker’ is Coming to Blu-ray & DVD
Written by Chris Savage, August 12, 2016
Nikias Chryssos’ Der Bunker [Review], is one of the best films I have seen this year! It’s a beautifully crafted film, that’s both bizarre and yet utterly fascinating, if you’re after a film that’s far away from the mainstream, this is it. So, with that, Artsploitation Films will be unleashing Der Bunker onto Blu-ray and

‘Dark Cove’ is Available Now on Digital HD and VOD
Written by Chris Savage, August 12, 2016
We have just received word that Rob Willey’s feature debut Dark Cove, is currently available to rent and own on Digital HD in North America and Cable VOD in Canada. So, are you guys planning on going camping? I suggest you check out the trailer below and pick up some survival techniques. From the Press Release: