Never mind his six, count 'em, six Oscars, come October 2nd Rick Baker will be getting his due from Universal and horror fans everywhere as he's set to take home the Chiller-Eyegore Award for his incomparable designs and makeup effects that have created indelible imagery in over forty-two horror films!
Can't get enough vampires? IFC's original five-episode Web series Dead & Lonely, written, produced, and directed by cult indie horror filmmaker Ti West (The Roost, Trigger Man, The House of the Devil), will have its premiere on IFC.com Monday, October 26, at 12:00 noon ET/PT. Each additional episode will air every day that week on IFC.com at noon.
You see, now here's a vampire flick we can get behind! The first good still of one of the toothy creatures from Daybreakers (review here) surfaced today, and there are no overly thick eyebrows and no black clothing, brooding, sparkling, or silly haircuts. There's just terror. So ... very ... good.
Saw fans should be pretty happy today as two new images have appeared on the official Saw Facebook group page, one of which show's everyone's favorite game playing killer alive, well, and pre-horrid neck wound.
Fans who missed Park Chan-wook's vampire opus Thirst (review here) when it played in a limited capacity in theatres won't have to wait very long for the film's DVD release. In fact, it's right around the corner.
Monster-Mania 13 may have come and gone, but we have photographic proof of all the shenanigans, hijinks, and murderous highlights! Our key man in Jersey, aka the man with all of the free stuff you look forward to each year, Nomad, was on the scene with his camera and eye for naughtiness.
The infection of twitching undead will surface in New Jersey once more. Saturday, October 3rd, be prepared for the New Jersey Zombie Walk & Fest! At 11am the madness begins... 11:00AM – Anatomy FX Presentation on zombie make-up effects and prosthetics 11:30AM – Professional Make-Up Panel demonstration featuring special guest artists 12:30PM – Award-winning zombie fiction author Brian Keene Presentation
Ready for an online comic straight out of the grindhouse? Then your wait is over! Rich Stahnke's When Drive-Ins Attack is Dread Central's online horror anthology series that combines the mayhem and gore of drive-in movies of yesteryear and serves it up for you right on your PC. The feature will be running right here every Monday! Let the madness begin!
Proving unequivocally that yes, female filmmakers (even one who's won an Oscar!) can make just as crappy a movie as their male counterparts can, Jennifer's Body (review here) tanked at the box office, coming in a mere fifth place with a measly $6.8 million (estimated).
There's one thing no one can deny about filmmaker Darren Bousman: When it comes to getting the word out about whatever project he's working on, he's an equal opportunity kind of guy. Whether he's tweeting the latest news to the public at large or releasing photos and other such goods to the horror websites, he makes sure everyone has evenly balanced access to information. Case in point -- two new behind-the-scenes stills that debuted on Brian Collins' "Horror Movie a Day" review blog.
The 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, which ran September 10th-19th this year, has announced the recipient of The Cadillac People's Choice Award - Midnight Madness, and, considering the number of positive reviews the film has received (including our own), it should come as no surprise that the winner was The Loved Ones (review here).
After weeks of speculation we can now confidently report that the person taking over the reins of the Halloween franchise will be none other than Patrick Lussier, director of My Bloody Valentine 3D.
If you missed out on watching "Harper's Island" (review here) during its television run, shame on you. Now that the show is available on DVD, you have no more excuses. Recently we sat down with one of the series' stars, Matt Barr, who played "Sully", to talk about what it was like living and dying on the now infamous slasher vacation spot.
Remember that flick Town Creek we told you about a while ago? We first brought it to your attention that Joel Schumacher was working on a horror flick having to do with the Nazis' obsession with creating the master race way back in 2007. Well, it's in theatres now. Really. It is. Well ... sort of.
Being that Clint Eastwood cut his teeth early on in his career acting in old sci-fi and horror flicks, it's only fitting that he return to the genre now that he's in his golden years. Get ready, dear reader, for a trip into the Hereafter.