We’re now officially at the stage where anything you see in our genre that comes out from The Weinstein Co. or Dimension Extreme, you can expect some kind of prequel or sequel to it within a short window of time. Variety reports this morning that the Weinsteins have just greenlighted a batch of 18 direct-to-video pics for release in 2009.
Earlier this year we discovered that Charles Burns' interesting comic Black Hole, where teens undergo mutations via a sexually transmitted disease, was going to be adapted to the big screen by David Fincher. Then came eight months of silence.
If you haven't picked up Dead Space yet, do it. Oh yeah, there's more news too!
If there was ever news that rolled in slower than a snail, it would be that regarding Stefano Bessoni’s Imago Mortis.
Probably the best birthday present I ever got was the first season of "Dexter". Sure, it wasn't a pony or a gas powered unicycle, but watching a man help solve crimes only to go out and commit them at night makes for some damn fine entertainment.
Looking for a spooky story to set the mood on Halloween night? Thanks to the multi-talented Leopoldo Gout, your search could very well be over.
The good folks at Dark Sky just dropped the trailer for David Gregory’s Plague Town in our laps, which you can check out below. Don't worry, you don’t need to sit in our laps to see it.
A few months ago we told you about Xbox 360's upcoming series of eight short films under the banner "Horror Directors Do Comedy." With names like James Wan, James Gunn, Lucky McKee, Marcus Nispel, and David Slade attached, it's something we've been looking forward to; and now, finally, the premiere is almost upon us!
Man, with all the Saw V stuff we’ve been getting lately, you’d think the film comes out this Friday or something. Oh, right, it does. Sorry about that.
Last week we gave you all the news that Anchor Bay had acquired the Norwegian snowboarding slasher film Cold Prey for release in the U.S. Today the Bay boys sent us over a great look at the DVD’s cover, which you can dig on your right!
Perkin’s 14, a film about cults, murder, and redemption, reached picture lock recently and is currently at Molinare, a post-production house in the UK. During a recent visit to the film’s editing room, director Craig Singer told us that Perkins' 14 is the real deal: all practical effects, a cast filled with non-SAG actors and dash of 70’s horror show.
Just a few more weeks till Darren Bousman’s Repo! The Genetic Opera makes its way to theaters, so we’re just going to keep shooting you up with info like the Repo! junkie you are!
A new development has come to light regarding the proposed remakes of classic RKO horror pictures today, with the announcement that RKO’s new horror subsidiary Roseblood would be joining with Twisted Pictures to make the remakes a reality, according to Variety.
"It's the night before Christmas and Gabe Snow, a tabloid writer haunted by the Ghosts of Christmas past, is investigating a Yule Tide conspiracy. Gabe knows that Flight 1225 was brought down one foggy Christmas Eve, by a flying creature with a "glowing nose". Now, a blood-sucking Vampire - Santa Claus - has put Gabe on his list and unleashed the demonic fury of the North Pole.
Interesting how we just did a story about all the upcoming offerings from FearNet and not a single mention of this project was made. Mayhap because it will premiere after Halloween is all said and done, which is a sad thought.