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Simon Hunter Talks Mutant Chronicles

In his newest film, The Mutant Chronicles (review), director Simon Hunter takes audiences to the year 2707. Earth has been depleted of its natural resources, and four corporations run everything while waging war against each other.

Dreamworks Working Nonstop

The Patrick Tatopoulos monster project we've been talking about for a couple of weeks now, Nonstop, finally has a confirmed studio behind it -- Spielberg's Dreamworks. The news broke today along with a few other tasty tidbits of info!

Pitch Black (Blu-ray)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Radha Mitchell, Cole Hauser, Vin Diesel, Keith David, Lewis Fitz-Gerald Directed by David Twohy Distributed by Universal Home Video

Exclusive: Lance Henriksen Talks Screamers 2, Near Dark Redux & More!

Throughout his illustrious career, legendary Lance Henriksen has played everything from an android to a ruthless vampire leader to a mourning father who turns to the supernatural for revenge to an ex-FBI agent who becomes a serial killer profiler with a secret group workin

Alien Raiders (DVD)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Derek Basco, Rockmond Dunbar, Carlos Bernard, Bonita Friedericy, Mathew St. Patrick Directed by Ben Rock Distributed by Warner Brothers Home Video Entertainment

ABC Asking for More V

For some reason ABC is again handing out the orders for a new look at the “V” series from the mid-80’s, which is news we last reported on back in October. The network has now given a “pilot order” to the new version, penned by Scott Peters, according to THR.

Alien Trespass Trailer is Here!

A while back we gave you the first word on a film coming from Roadside Attractions called Alien Trespass, a send-up of 50’s alien invasion movies starring “Will & Grace” lead Eric McCormack. For those of you eagerly anticipating its arrival, we’ve got something for your eyeballs to enjoy right now!

Something Familiar About This Alien Uprising

Correct me if I'm wrong but aren't we mere days away from the start of 2009? Isn't it a little late in the game to be producing blatant knock-offs of the Alien movies?

First Monsters Vs. Aliens Trailer!

I’ve been waiting for something to see from the upcoming animated film Monsters Vs. Aliens since the first word came down on the film, but information has been slow in the coming, to say the least. Finally a trailer has arrived, and thankfully it was worth the wait!

Finally! Howard the Duck Comes to DVD!

On the one hand, Howard the Duck is not really horror related. On the other hand, the movie does have the cigar-chomping duck man waging war with a body-snatching alien called the Dark Overlord that eventually manifests itself in the form of a humongous insectoid bent on world domination. Ah, who cares one way or another? Howard the Duck is finally coming to DVD.

Scourge (DVD)

Reviewed by The Foywonder Starring Nic Rhind, Robyn Ledoux, Russell Ferrier, Sharron Bertchilde, Marina Pasquua Written & Directed by Jonas Quastel Distributed by Lionsgate Home Entertainment

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.

Monsters Vs. Aliens Featurette!

It’s a very small bit, and unfortunately the video is not embeddable, but if you head on over to Sci Fi Wire right now you can see a very cool behind-the-scenes featurettes for Monsters Vs. Aliens, the upcoming animated monster movie from Dreamworks.

Driller (2008)

Reviewed by The Foywonder Starring Tanya Dempsey, Ivy Gullickson, Matt Lewis, Jay Moore, Michael Ucello Written & Directed by Jason Kartalian You don't usually see a slasher movie that opens with malevolent aliens from outer space abducting a redneck and transforming him into a mutated killing machine designed to exterminate the human race, but that's exactly what we get in the opening minutes of Driller.

Liebesman to Helm Battle: Los Angeles

The man who made the jump from Darkness Falls to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning, Jonathan Liebesman, is now prepping to make yet another leap up the Hollywood ladder with the sci-fi/action pic called Battle: Los Angeles according to THR this morning.