I guess it was inevitable that a remake of the popular Japanese film Death Note (review) would happen; even more inevitable that Vertigo Films would be involved. So color me unsurprised on all counts!
Steve Romano just turned in this week's winning entry in our ongoing Shock Festival contest and I gotta say; this is my favorite one so far!
Quick quiz; what's the very last thing you'd want Alexandre Bustillo & Julien Maury to follow-up Inside (DVD review) with now that they're off the Hellraiser remake? If you said Halloween 2, you'd be 100% correct!
A lot of sharks, too many indies and a classic horror/comedy await you come Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008. Behold...
Man, what a strange bit of news this is for a Monday morning; Mel Brooks is working on a serious horror movie.
It's been almost a year since it was first announced that Johnny Depp was working on bringing the 1960's supernatural soap opera "Dark Shadows" to the big screen, and since that announcement all has been very quiet about the project.
I don't get why one would miss out on the chance to play what could be an iconic character in a new franchise just so one could be in a French comedy. So I guess it's good I'm not Charlotte Gainsbourg, eh?
This morning's Variety confirmed a story we threw at you on Friday about a live-action adaptation of Steve Niles' Wake the Dead, peppering in a few more details that deemed it re-newsworthy.
GoochCamper sent these two our way: An oldie but goodie. Many of you have probably seen this clip before but it's too funny not to share.
We've had a good list of authors for our Dreadtime Stories podcast series so far, but really I never expected we'd get one from the one and only Adrienne Barbeau! The former scream queen has turned into a full-fledged author with the publication of her first ficition novel, Vampyres of Hollywood (review), and she was kind enough to record a quick Dreadtime Story for us because, well, we're just that cool!
A while back we gave you your first taste of an ultra-gory new indie being made called A Day of Violence. It looked pretty sick via the stills we pointed you towards but the Cannes promo trailer we just got a link to confirms just how malicious this puppy is.
I'm no fan of Nicolas Cage, everyone who reads the site on a consistent basis knows this, but I am a fan of The Crow and Dark City director Alex Proyas, so I will give him the benefit of the doubt for his latest film, Knowing, which Cage stars in. You gotta take the good with the bad, right?
Universal sent out some more info for Sam Raimi's return to horror, Drag Me to Hell, yesterday, including our first look at the film's official plot. 'Til now all we've known is that it's about a girl trying to break an evil curse. Let's get all official, though:
Hot damn! Zombies are real! At least that's the goal of a site called Lost Zombies. It's a place brimming with video and photographic evidence of the zombie overthrow!