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Max Brooks Talks World War Z Adaptation

Just the other day it was announced that the adaptation for Max Brooks’ amazing post-zombie apocalypse novel, World War Z, finally had a director in the form of Quantum of Solace helmer Marc Forster. The freaks at Fango then swooped in to talk to the author about the developments, all of which he seems very happy with.

Warner Bros. Finds The Days Before

Now this baby sounds like it’s going to be confusing; one of those time travel movies that takes a lot of pre-thought before pen can even be put to paper. Variety got word that Warner Bros. has picked up an alien apocalypse script from Chad St. John called The Days Before, and it sounds too cool to ignore.

Coraline Trailer Live!

The first full trailer for Henry Selick’s Coraline is finally online thanks to Yahoo! Movies; all you have to do is hit the link to see just how amazing this film looks.

Crank Duo Leave Jonah Hex

The sick minds behind Crank and Pathology, Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor, could not settle their creative differences with the folks behind the scenes of Jonah Hex, so Variety reports that they have left the project.

Trailer for Adam Green's Fairy Tale Police

Just a few days ago we let you know all about Adam Green's upcoming short for Xbox LIVE, "Fairy Tale Police", as part of their "Horror Meets Comedy" project. Now, lo and behold, a trailer has hit the net. You gotta give it to him ... Green works fast!

New Look at New Last House

German website Blairwitch.de got its hands on a couple of stills from the upcoming remake of The Last House on the Left. The redux of Craven’s classic, which is directed by Greek filmmaker Dennis Ilaidis, is tentatively set for release in the United States in March of 2009.

First 8 Shorts to Die For Submissions!

Our contest with After Dark Films for a badass Video iPod, “8 Shorts to Die For”, rolls on! We’ve been sifting through submissions and finally have our first three ready for you guys to check out!

Final Art for Toby Wilkins' Splinter

How sad that the actual DVD art for Toby Wilkins’ Splinter isn’t that much better than the fake DVD art that was floating around a few weeks back? DVD Active got a look at the art thanks to a trade publication, so it’s most definitely legit.

His Name Was Jason Ready for Pre-Order!

We’ve been talking about His Name Was Jason, the upcoming documentary about all things Voorhees, since the project was first announced so it's pretty cool to finally be able to point you to Amazon, where the 2-disc Splatter Edition is now up for pre-order; the DVD hits on February 3rd, 2009!

First Underworld: Rise of the Lycans Poster

The latest entry in the saga of vampires vs. werewolves, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, is due out in theaters on January 23rd, so doesn’t it seem odd that there’s been so little publicity for it in the last few months? That ends now!

First Look Preps Ogre DVD

John Schneider, Katharine Isabelle, Chelan Simmons, and a hulking computer-generated ogre with bitch tits: it must be a Sci-Fi Channel original movie! And it was. Premiered this past March. Now you'll be able to own Ogre (review) on DVD this coming March.

Universal Remaking The Host

Damn you, Gore Verbinski. Damn you. The man behind the U.S. remake of The Ring, which I grant you wasn’t as bad as we had feared, has been attached to produce a redux of another Asian favorite: Bong Joon-Ho’s The Host (review).

Halloween: The Mark of Thorn Next for Devil's Due

The season is starting early this year with a new comic line written by Stef Hutchinson and Jeff Katz. The comics will be distributed through Devil's Due Publishing and Compass International Pictures.

Caroling Christmas Zombies Sing for Brains in Silent Night, Zombie Night

Principal photography is set to begin in December for director Sean Cain’s new Silent Night, Zombie Night, brought to us by the fine organizations of Velvet Hammer Films and ArsonCuff Entertainment. Included in the cast are Lew Temple (Trailer Park of Terror), Felissa Rose (Return to Sleepaway Camp) and Vernon Wells (Commando).

Teaser & Poster for White Wall Appear

The guys over at Quiet Earth just got their hands on the first teaser for a film I’ve never heard of but now wish I had: James Boss' White Wall.