Midway sent us two new video clips for their upcoming cross-over fighting game Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe (preorder). Oh the smack that will be talked and the bones that will be broken on November 16th!
Independently made zombie films are the scourge of our genre. The scourge, I tell ya. I would love to see a moratorium put on them for a period of no less than five years, just to force indies to do something different.
Though very few got up and shouted about the greatness of Black Water (DVD review) when it was released a few months back, the reviews were pretty even across the board, at least the ones I read.
As this year's AFM rolls on, Variety reports that Studio Canal has picked up the international rights to the Yorkshire Ripper Trilogy, Red Riding, the three-part film being written by Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas penner Tony Grisoni based on the novel series by David Peace.
Though I’m not sure just how “horror” this title may be, the early reactions from Johan Renck’s Downloading Nancy at Sundance were enough to make us take note of it then, so what’s the harm in updating you guys on it now?
As we're getting closer to the creature feature Dark Moon Rising seeing the light of day, pictures have been coming out on the steady! Wanna see them? You know you do!
Did you miss Brett Sullivan's The Chair (review here) when it hit DVD a few months ago? Well you better get cracking because a sequel is now on the way, which you can read more about right here. We've now got a much cleaner look at some early art for it from this year's AFM!
The Blair Witch Project's Ed Sanchez has a new horror flick with some Far East flavor on the way called Seventh Moon starring Amy Smart, and its poster had its debut at this year's AFM. Guess what? We have a peek for ya! You expected anything less?
There's nothing like having Joe Dante back doing what he does best: making horror flicks that we absolutely fall in love with! At this year's AFM not one, but two, posters debuted for his soon to be in production 3D feature, The Hole!
Now that Alexandre Aja is done playing with mirrors, he's ready to get back to the business of skin shredding mayhem! Aja has reteamed with writing partner Grégory Levasseur to bring us Piranha 3D for The Weinstein Company.
In the future vampires and creatures less than vampires fight one another for the honor of feasting on the last remaining pureblooded humans. You see, anything that can possibly change our blood makes it instantly undrinkable for a vampire. At least that’s the future according to Jay Woelfel’s Live Evil.
More sequel news has come down via AFM, this time from STYD, confirming that a sequel to 30 Days of Night is in the works. I really hope no one is surprised by that. Word is that Steve Niles will be writing the screenplay with Ben Ketai.
Kasch just called in from AFM with some good news for those of you who dug Brett Sullivan’s Ginger Snaps 2 follow-up, The Chair (DVD review); Sullivan and writing parner Michael Capellupo are currently writing a sequel, which is being called The Chair 2: Ressurrection of Crowe.
And the AFM goodies continue! Next up: Two looks at what we can expect from … of the Dead, George A. Romero's newest installment in the Dead mythos. And it's a better look now thanks to Andrew's providing us with clearer images.
Butane just today reported the news that Hideo Nakata is helming a new project called Chatroom, and leave it to Andrew to send over our first look at not one, but two, posters for the film from AFM.