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:

The Weekly Wrap-Up: August 16-22, 2008

Here it is the third week of August, and it's obvious we're solidly in the middle of the dog days of summer. Not that it's especially hot where I am, but from the slow influx of news over the period from August 16-22, 2008, anyone can see that it's a stagnant time in Hollywood and the rest of the horror community.

Finally! Dark Night of the Scarecrow DVD!

Now here's some truly great news. Deadpit.com's "Creepy Kentuckian" is reporting that the classic (and largely unseen by today's audiences) 1981 made-for-TV fright flick Dark Night of the Scarecrow is at long last getting the DVD treatment. About damn time!

Anchor Bay Takes Us to Dead Space

In this part of space ... everyone will hear you scream! That's because after you've had your nerves shattered while playing the upcoming survival horror game, Dead Space, you can pop in the companion film and see how your tale started! Just think -- you'll be able to experience hours of intergalactic fright without ever having to leave your couch!

American Horrors Teams with Puppet Master Creator!

We just got word in that American Horrors, a TV show that will feature indie horror flicks, has brought on board Puppet Master creator Ken Hall and his newest film The Halfway House. The Halfway House, a story about a Catholic high school gone wrong, is just one of the films American Horrors had under its belt and you can be a part of it too! They are looking for more films to add to the collection, so click here and get to submittin' already!

Two More From Dark Castle

If you’re like most horror fans, I’m sure the first thing you said when you finished watching Return to House on Haunted Hill was “goddamn, we need another one of these!” Well fear not, for Dark Castle has heard your cries!