Halloween Horror Nights
Dread Central (in this case scribes Heather Wixson and yours truly, Sean D.) hit the red carpet for the Chiller-Eyegore Awards and opening night of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios in Hollywood, CA, and brought back some ocular candy, including video interviews, from the rather boisterous festivities that you can see below.
I’m always amazed when I hear that somebody out there liked Rob Zombie’s Halloween films so imagine my surprise when the Chiller Eyegore Honorees found their way into my inbox today with none other than Rob himself at the top of the list. Once again, I’m reminded of the fact that someone out there liked Halloween II, and here’s the news to prove it.
Never mind his six, count 'em, six Oscars, come October 2nd Rick Baker will be getting his due from Universal and horror fans everywhere as he's set to take home the Chiller-Eyegore Award for his incomparable designs and makeup effects that have created indelible imagery in over forty-two horror films!
Tommy Jarvis himself, Corey Feldman, has been tapped to host the October 2nd Chiller Eyegore Awards, the opening night celebration of Universal Studios Hollywood’s “Halloween Horror Nights.”
The good folks at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights have sent us along some character concept art and images from their new maze: "Halloween: The Life and Crimes of Michael Myers". It's been a long time since we've felt excited about anything pertaining to Halloween. This feels good!
Curious about what types of terrors you're going to be experiencing at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights 2009? We'll we've got the skinny on a preview for you, so steady yourself and prepare for a quick glimpse at just a few of the things going bump in the night.
Out of one hundred plus entries, the ten finalists have been decided in the Halloween Horror Nights ‘Scary Good Film Competition’ contest. If you’re down for checking out all ten shorts, break out the candy corn and apple cider, settle in, and read on for the skinny!
This past Thursday Dread Central received an exclusive invitation from John Murdy (the creative director behind Halloween Horror Nights, which kicks of October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park – see our previous item here) for a bit of fun in the Saw: Game Over maze.
This year's Halloween Horror Nights looks set to be the biggest, best, and most rockin' horror themed shindig ever! My Bloody Valentine, Halloween, Saw, Shaun of the Dead themed attractions will be alive and kicking along with the addition of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Given the maze-like nature of the film's centerpiece, this really makes sense! My Bloody Valentine's killer Harry Warden is the next fun-loving psycho to stalk the grounds at this year's Halloween Horror Nights!
In preparation for the launch of Southern California’s highly anticipated Halloween Horror Nights (which kicks off October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park), Universal invited some key members of the genre press to the backlot this afternoon for a tour of one of their key upcoming attractions: the Saw: Game Over maze.
Can it get any better? Yes, it can! Finally the icon everybody has been clamouring for is coming home to Universal's Halloween Horror Nights! That's right, kids, come October 2nd strap in for some vintage Michael Myers induced terror!
This year at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights not only will you be stalked by the Wolf Man, not only will you be trapped by Jigsaw, not only will you be doing "The Time Warp" again, but the powers that be have also seen fit to send you straight to hell! Well, actually Hell as in their New York City street attraction. What demons await? We've got your exclusive first look at the concept art for those devilish things that shall be stalking you soon!
Adding a knock-out blow to the one-two punch of Saw and Shaun of the Dead, Universal revealed today that they're bringing in the funk by adding a heaping helping of The Rocky Horror Picture Show to their Halloween Horror Night mix!
Goodbye Jason, Freddy, and Leatherface! Hello Jigsaw, Shaun, and Zombie Ed! Yep! It's out with the old and in with the new for this year's Universal Halloween Horror Nights.