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UK to Face Thai Phobia This May!

Fans of foreign horror and anthology flicks should be rubbing their hands together with glee as the Thai hit Phobia lands on UK DVD shelves on May 10th.

Tony (DVD)

Reviewed by Scott A. Johnson Starring Peter Ferdinando, Lorenzo Camporese, Frank Boyce, Lucy Flack Written and directed by Gerard Johnson Distributed by Revolver Entertainment Ever notice how it's always the quiet nerdy guys who turn out to be serial killers?

Stag Night (UK DVD)

Reviewed by Gareth Jones Starring Kip Pardue, Vinessa Shaw, Breckin Meyer, Karl Geary, Scott Adkins

The UK Prepares to be Tortured on DVD

One film that has been kicking around forever is Twisted Pictures' latest foray into revenge and darkness, Rob Lieberman's The Tortured. Luckily for all parties concerned the flick finally has a DVD release date in the UK, and we've got a look at the DVD artwork to prove it!

ShoulderHill Options Andrew Klavan's Bury the Dead

And another new film project out of the UK came to our attention today: best-selling author and screenwriter Andrew Klavan's Bury the Dead, which has been optioned by ShoulderHill Films, a subsidiary of ShoulderHill Entertainment.

New UK Quad Poster: Psych 9

Some more horror loving coming in for the UK's latest psycho thriller, Psych 9! Get set to dig on the final quad one-sheet! No word yet on a domestic release but we'll keep our ears to the ground, damn it!

CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers - Win a Copy of Tattoos: A Scarred History on DVD

If you’re among those of us with an interest in skin art (and live in the UK), then you’re in luck as courtesy of 4Digital Media we have three copies of the new Tattoos: A Scarred History documentary to give away!

UK's Zone Horror Reverting to Its Horror Channel Name

For many years we here in the States have looked with envy upon our brothers and sisters across the pond who have been fortunate enough to have their own "Horror Channel", even if in 2006 it was rebranded as "Zone Horror". Now, though, it looks like they're reverting to the old name effective next Monday.

CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers – Win a Copy of the New Day of the Dead Blu-ray!

Next Monday, 5th April, sees the UK release of Arrow Video’s amazing high-def reissue of George Romero’s classic Day of the Dead - and we’ve got three copies to give away to lucky readers!

CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers – Win His Name Was Jason on DVD!

Any huge fan of the Friday the 13th series should already be aware of the excellent documentary His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th. Now that it’s finally hitting DVD in the UK on April 5th courtesy of Stax Entertainment, we have three copies to give away!

Update on Syfy's Being Human Re-imagining

Although most of what he says echoes statements made last January by Mark Stern, Syfy's head of original programming (read that story here), in a recent interview Syfy president David Howe gave a teeny update on the channel's redux of the excellent British TV show "Being Human".

New UK Rec 2 Trailer Home to New Footage

Finally got to see [REC] 2 (review here) recently, and for now all I'm saying is that this flick friggin' rocks! It's like Doom 3 meets The Exorcist! In any event a new UK trailer has reared its head with some insane new footage. Dig it!

UK Trailer and DVD Art: Ju-on: White Ghost / Ju-On: Black Ghost

You know what, man? I'm moving to the UK. They get all the cool stuff lately! In fact, they're getting the new films in the Ju-On franchise, Ju-on: White Ghost and Ju-On: Black Ghost, on single DVD release come April 26th. Know what we're getting here in the States in terms of these films on said date? Nothing. YAY!

Horror Writers Association Presents 2009 Stoker Winners

This past weekend at World Horror Con in Brighton, UK, the Horror Writers Association revealed the winners of the 2009 Stoker Awards. The recipients list, for superior achievement in all aspects of horror writing, reads like a who's who, or at least a list of names you should know and will be seeing again.

Strap in for TH13TEEN, the UK's Ultimate Horror Roller Coaster!

The UK’s Alton Towers theme park has recently unveiled its latest adrenaline-pumping roller coaster in the form of the horror-themed TH13TEEN, and it looks to be a horror-loving thrill-seeker’s dream come true!