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Check out a Killer Movie

Here’s a movie that look like it might have some promise; Killer Movie from writer/director Jeff Fisher. I’ve seen various things about it randomly for a few weeks now, but today reader “Hunter” sent us a link to a red band trailer that convinced me it was worth pointing out.

Toy Fair 08: NECA's Gears of War!

NECA’s always been about the players, you know? No, not the playas, rather the players; video game players that is.

Toy Fair 08: Mezco's Cinema of Fear!

All right, so NECA’s stuff is pretty cool, but I can’t help but geek out a bit for Mezco’s Cinema of Fear series. Looks like they’ll be back in force in 2008, as Action Figure just posted the first pics from the upcoming lineup.

Toy Fair 08: NECA's Cult Classics!

The U.S. Toy Fair is in high gear today, while everyone else is taking the day off to celebrate presidents, or whatever we’re supposed to do on President’s Day.

DVD Releases: Nightmare Spiral

Don't worry, folks, some good stuff is on its way come Tuesday, February 19th, 2008...

Argento, Friday Box Sets?

Over the past few days we’ve received a couple of rumors of upcoming DVD box sets that I just want to throw against the wall and see what sticks, since it’s going to be a slow news day thanks to the “holiday”.

Carter Smith and the Troll

Carter Smith is getting ready to see if the fans of Scott Smith’s novel The Ruins (review) will be happy with his filmed adaptation of it, which I’m sure is making him sweat just a bit. Those fans tend to be quite rabid.

Lionsgate to Release Decent Titles?

Those digital mavens over at DVD Active just got the first look at a quintet of upcoming Lionsgate horror titles, a few of which actually sound promising!

New Bad Biology Art

Frank Henelotter’s return to horror, Bad Biology, had it’s debut at the European Film Market last week and now, according to the film’s MySpace page, there are ”several interesting deals on the table,” I can't wait to see who gets their hands on this one!

First Look at The Box

I’m not sure where it came from, but the boys over at Twitch Film managed to snag the first picture from the new Richard (Donnie Darko, Southland Tales) film, The Box, as well as the official plot synopsis.

Behind the Scenes at Ripley's

No matter where you go in this big blue marble there's a good possibility that you're going to run into a “Ripley's Believe It or Not” museum. In Florida alone we have 4 attractions that house Robert L. Ripley's fantastic finds and oddities.

China Bans Horror

According to an article in Reuters, China has put a government-sanctioned ban on all things spooky in an effort to "control and cleanse the negative effect these items have on society, and to prevent horror, violent, cruel publications from entering the market through official channels and to protect adolescents' psychological health." To put my reaction

Saw IV Duo to Raise Hell

Yes, it sucked when the guys who made Inside (review) were told their script for the Hellraiser remake wasn’t what the Weinstein Co. was looking for. Andrew had a nice tirade about it in the last Dinner for Fiends, actually, give it a listen. But this new development is promising...

Teodora Film Picks Up Ricky

One of the main aspects of Pan’s Labyrinth that led to it being called a masterpiece by so many is Guillermo's choice of actors. Sergi Lopez especially stood out as the evil stepfather, and today Variety reports that he’s boarding another horror/fantasy film called Ricky.

Exclusive Clip: The Signal

Man, the news about The Signal (review) just keeps pouring in! This time though, we're gonna let the movie speak for itself as we've nabbed an exclusive clip for you guys to dig on!