Brett Sullivan, whom we last saw directing Ginger Snaps II (review), is back at the helm of a new movie titled The Chair. Last year it was making the rounds at Montreal’s World Film Festival and Lionsgate must have liked it.
Do people still send out chain letters? I haven't gotten one in my e-mail inbox for years now, but I guess the new trend is to spam people on MySpace instead. Such is the case in Deon Taylor's horror flick Chain Letter, which is currently in production.
Only a few days have passed since our last big story on NBC's upcoming horror anthology Fear Itself ("Full Fear Itself Episode Lineup!" – March 2008), and the internet is abuzz about it again today. NBC will be premiering the show on May 29th at 10 P.M. Only two months to go!
We got word from the Kill Theory crew that the film will be hitting us sometime in September. The finalized release date should be resolved this month, but what we know right now is that Lionsgate is planning on getting the flick into 2,800+ theatres and a trailer for it may be attached to The Ruins.
Michael Roesch and Peter Scheerer’s upcoming sequel Alone in the Dark 2 is in the final stages of post-production, and today the duo sent us an exclusive pic from the film. On your right you can see your first look at Bill Moseley looking ... very concerned about something!
If I were one to collect rare and hard-to-find books for a hobby, I can imagine I’d be pretty pissed off if a book I spent week or months and likely hundreds of dollars to get into my possession was suddenly just re-issued in an affordable, mass market format. Since I’m not a book collector, though, I’ve got nothing but good feelings for the recent announcement of the reissue of Del James’ The Language of Fear.
We've been hearing rumblings about this for a while now; ironic that the staff member who does the story about it is likely the only one who’s never seen an episode of “Dexter” ... Both a “Dexter” video game and line of toys are on their way in the coming months, proving just how well-received the crime thriller about a forensics expert who moonlights as a serial killer has been.
Looks like Disney’s remake of Escape to Witch Mountain has added to both its cast and its title this morning. The Hollywood Reporter got word that the film, originally called simply Witch Mountain, is now being referred to as Race to Witch Mountain.
Finally the “Untitled David Goyer Supernatural Project” has found itself a title; Unborn. The Hollywood Reporter confirmed the title, which has been floating around for a while, in a story about yet more cast being added to the thriller.
Two more names have entered the Last House on the Left remake this morning according to Variety; Tony Goldwyn (The Last Samurai) and Monica Potter (pictured, Saw).
One of our favorite sick and twisted filmmakers Mike Mendez opened up his official site today with the launch of MikeMendez.com and there are dozens of reasons for you to point your browsers that way.
Got an email the other day from Autumn Night Studios producer Matt Vaessen passing along some information about a new holocaust movie they’re producing that I'm fairly certain will not be getting nominated for a future Best Documentary Oscar and not just because it's not a documentary.
Never mind the rumors of T-Rexes, C.H.U.D.s, or even Crom-praying Barbarians. There's only one Rob Zombie project that's concrete news, and luckily for fans a very familiar face is coming to his Haunted World of El Superbeasto!
And here I thought the cast of FD4 was already finalized (“Final Destination 4 Cast Set ” – February 2008). It turns out there's a familiar being added to the list of Death cheaters.
South By Southwest is bringing us a lot of goods this week. This time we're talking about Edward Anderson's thriller, Shuttle, which places two women "at the airport on a rainy night that seems darker than usual. Wanting to get home but with limited options, they board an airport shuttle with a driver, hoping for a safe and short ride."