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Zombieland Gets a Woody

When the zombie comedy Zombieland was first mentioned a few months back, I don’t think anyone expected a name like Woody Harrelson would eventually be attached to it. But, according to The Hollywood Reporter this morning, that’s just what’s happened!

Malice Writer Heads to The Mountain

Roy Lee and Vertigo Entertainment continue to branch out from their Asian horror remake roots with a new thriller called The Mountain, according to Variety. Working with Legendary Pictures and Written Pictures, they’ve tapped Malice in Wonderland scribe Jayson Rothwell to pen the script.

Limited Theatrical Release for Death Note 2!

Viz Pictures dropped a bloody pile of "HOLY DAMN" right in our laps today by announcing that Death Note II: The Last Name (review) is going to get a 300+ theatre screening this October!

Otis is Decked Out in Blu!

It's pretty easy to see that WB's Raw Feed (official site) is picking up where Lionsgate left off by providing killer direct-to-video horror flicks

Molly Hartley's Pretty New Poster

OK, so it isn't really pretty. Something about floating heads and giving away who the antagonists are in a poster just never sits well with me.

Ben Templesmith's Art of Wormwood Collection

In case you've forgotten, the first issue of famed artist/author Ben Templesmith's newest comic series Welcome to Hoxford is now available from IDW Publishing.

Gris Grimly Directs Music Video

It's been a while since we got an update on what our favorite Mad Creator, aka Gris Grimly, has been up to lately.

Maniac Cop to Remain Silent No Longer!

Looks like we're all going to have the right to remain silent... forever - again! Looks like Maniac Cop, horrordom's most popular pissed-off zombie policeman, will soon be back stalking the beat for the first time since 1993.

Exclusive Pics & Update on Sykes' Plaguers

You may recall a few months back we gave you guys the first word on Plaguers, a new sci-fi/horror hybrid from Death Factory director Brad Sykes. If you don’t, well then hit the “Plaguers” link above and get reading! We’ll wait…

Ruggero on Cannibals, Natas

Ruggero Deodato has been all over the place in the last year or so, showing up at convention after convention to be hounded by fans of Cannibal Holocaust. Only recently did he start talking about directing again, a Holocaust companion piece called simply Cannibals, which he gave an update on this weekend.

Barker Responds to Meat Train Release

It’s been awfully quiet from the Clive Barker camp on Lionsgate’s decision to put Midnight Meat Train (review), the first of many planned adaptations of Barker’s Books of Blood stories, into second-run dollar theaters instead of giving it a real theatrical release.

Maple Nabs Pontypool

Canada’s very own Maple Pictures has nabbed the rights to Bruce McDonald’s Pontypool, jumping on the bizarre zombie tale before its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, according to a report in this morning's Variety.

Exclusive: Embodiment of Evil Premiere Report!

Heaven and Coffin Joe do not mix. But if there is a heaven for Coffin Joe fans, I just experienced it. I was privileged to attend the premiere of Encarnação do Demônio (The Embodiment of Evil), August 5 in São Paulo, Brazil.

Exclusive: First Look at Perkins' 14!

A very cool surprise showed up in our inbox a few minutes ago: the first look at Craig Singer’s Perkins' 14, the first film to be made utilizing all the wondrous tools of our interwebs.

Zombies & Scarecrows in Erie! Oh My!

Whatcha doing September 13th if you're in the Erie Pennsylvania area? I'll tell you what -- you're gonna dress up like a ghoul and shamble for charity that's what! Greg Ropp of the Eerie Horror Festival dropped us a line with the skinny on the frightful event: