Recently Heather Wixson took a tour of writer/director Robert Hall's special effects studio, Almost Human. While touring the facility, Wixson ran into Erik Porn, Shop Coordinator, who was working on some of the visual effects for the upcoming FearNet web series "Fear Clinic".
More casting news and a new concept poster have come in for John Regan's Sherwood Horror, a modern reworking of Robin Hood with a horror twist.
First time Reaper Award (or Grimmy, as he is affectionately known) winner for best direct-to-video feature, director Ben Rock, and producer Alicia Conway have taken part in Instant Film's Movies Made in 48 Hours Film Festival; and we've got a look at his entry for you ... a little flick that insists that you Shut Up! I Said Shut Up!
We've all heard and seen tons of stuff surrounding the very controversial new film Antichrist directed by Lars Von Trier, but we've never seen anything quite like this!
After nailing down a phenomenon with Paranormal Activity, Paramount has opted to throw its hat into the web series arena with its latest horror based entry, Circle of Eight, launching this month on MySpace.
Dread Central hit the Weinstein Co. last week for a screening of British director Scott Mann’s The Tournament, which has been programmed as L.A. Screamfest’s ‘Opening Night Film’ this Friday, 10/16 in Hollywood, CA. A bloody smash-up of Battle Royale and Kill Bill, among others (see a trailer for The Tournament below), the hybrid flick is scheduled to be released to DVD via Dimension on 10/20.
To say that we're eagerly awaiting Tim Sullivan's 2001 Maniacs: Beverly Hellbillys is a bit of an understatement. The dude is just one of us through and through as evidenced by the gleeful amount of sick he puts into his films. This coming sequel looks to be no different!
Summit Entertainment has teamed up with leading online movie ticketing sites Fandango and MovieTickets.com to offer consumers who purchase advance tickets by December 7, 2009 for The Twilight Saga: New Moon a free, exclusive remix of the song "Satellite Heart" by Anya Marina. A free download code (redeemable only on iTunes) will be distributed via e-mail for every ticket purchased.
The folks at Hammer Films are branching out into the literary realm via their recently announced partnership with British literary agency PFD to pursue book deals based on its slate of properties.
So they've finally come to pass. Last night the first annual Reaper Awards were held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Cali, and the response was just amazing. So without further ado let's play a little catch-up of what you missed, shall we?
When the announcement came that Night of the Creeps was finally hitting Blu-ray and DVD, there was much rejoicing. Lord knows it's been a long time coming! With the release just a couple of weeks away, we've got some cool stuff from the package for you to watch and enjoy!
A press release from Highland Myst Entertainment and New Film International recently landed in our mailbox announcing the limited theatrical release of Fall Down Dead. Directed by Jon Keeyes and starring Dominique Swain, Udo Kier, and David Carradine in one of his final horror film roles, Fall Down Dead will open this December in select cities across the country.
Anyone who's ever enjoyed the fun that is Tim Burton's short film Frankenweenie (and shame on you if you haven't) can attest to its rightful spot as a family horror classic. With a feature length version in the works, we've got an update on what to expect!
Holy shit! Those are the only words that came to mind while watching the latest Halloween themed short from Adam Green and ArieScope Pictures. Starring Paul Solet (Grace), Jack Chop is an infomercial that would have Vince (you're gonna love his nuts) from "Slap Chop" pissing in his pants! Watch and enjoy!
Every now and again to remind us that a certain product is coming out, companies send us some really cool stuff in the mail, but XSEED Games has taken the cake with how they sent us over our copy of Ju-On: The Grudge Haunted House Simulator.