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'A Head Full of Ghosts' adds Scott Cooper as Director

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Love is in the air and ghosts are on our minds apparently because according to Deadline director Scott Cooper has been tapped to helm A Head Full of Ghosts set to star Margaret Qualley. Cooper is known for his work on feature films like Crazy Heart,…

Godzilla-Themed Monopoly and Jenga Crashing into Homes this Spring

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Monopoly and Jenga will be adding some monster-sized excitement to their line-up this spring in the form of the atomic breath-spewing creature known as Godzilla. According to the official press release from "the Op" (the hip new name for usaopoly),…

'Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: The Return of Effie Kolb' Artist Zach Howard: The Horror News Network Interview

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Hellboy fans were naturally thrilled when the sequel to the fan favorite story "The Crooked Man" was announced, and based on the initial artwork and story, Mike Mignola and Zach Howard (stepping into the enormous shoes of Richard Corben) have a real treat…

'Fantasy Island' is a Nightmare for Fans and Critics Alike

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If the overwhelming majority of the feedback is to be believed, Fantasy Island's tagline "All fantasies come at a price" is accurate.  However, it would appear that the price of a ticket is your dignity. Fantasy Island opened in fourth place at the…

Trailer for 'Castlevania' Season 3 Revealed

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Netflix shared an update with a new trailer and the official release date of the next season of the Castlevania animated series. The preview is chock full of monsters, magic and action as the tagline reads “Evil Never Stays Buried.” Developed by…

Netflix Reveals 'Strange Things 4' Teaser

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Netflix delivered a Valentine’s Day gift for fans of Stranger Things today as the streaming giant dropped a teaser for season 4. The preview opens with a snowy, frigid landscape and judging by the garb you can quickly tell the setting is Russia. Armed…

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'A Head Full of Ghosts' adds Scott Cooper as Director

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Love is in the air and ghosts are on our minds apparently because according to Deadline director Scott Cooper has been tapped to helm A Head Full of Ghosts set to star Margaret Qualley. Cooper is known for his work on feature films like Crazy Heart,…

Godzilla-Themed Monopoly and Jenga Crashing into Homes this Spring

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Monopoly and Jenga will be adding some monster-sized excitement to their line-up this spring in the form of the atomic breath-spewing creature known as Godzilla. According to the official press release from "the Op" (the hip new name for usaopoly),…

'Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: The Return of Effie Kolb' Artist Zach Howard: The Horror News Network Interview

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Hellboy fans were naturally thrilled when the sequel to the fan favorite story "The Crooked Man" was announced, and based on the initial artwork and story, Mike Mignola and Zach Howard (stepping into the enormous shoes of Richard Corben) have a real treat…

'Fantasy Island' is a Nightmare for Fans and Critics Alike

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If the overwhelming majority of the feedback is to be believed, Fantasy Island's tagline "All fantasies come at a price" is accurate.  However, it would appear that the price of a ticket is your dignity. Fantasy Island opened in fourth place at the…

Trailer for 'Castlevania' Season 3 Revealed

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Netflix shared an update with a new trailer and the official release date of the next season of the Castlevania animated series. The preview is chock full of monsters, magic and action as the tagline reads “Evil Never Stays Buried.” Developed by…

Netflix Reveals 'Strange Things 4' Teaser

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Netflix delivered a Valentine’s Day gift for fans of Stranger Things today as the streaming giant dropped a teaser for season 4. The preview opens with a snowy, frigid landscape and judging by the garb you can quickly tell the setting is Russia. Armed…

'War of the Worlds' Heads to AMC Premiere

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Our friends at Deadline reported that AMC Premiere has picked up the BBC drama The War of the Worlds. The sale to AMC makes the science fiction drama now available in 221 territories in the world. Based on the novel by H.G. Wells, the synopsis of the…

'The Hunt' is back on from Universal Pictures

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Straight from Variety, it was reported today that The Hunt from Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions has been set for release on Friday March 13, 2020 with a new trailer accompanying the announcement. Check it out here! https://youtu.be/sowGYbxTPgU Surrounded…

Colin Minihan to Direct 'Urban Legend'

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Deadline has a report that Screen Gems has tapped Colin Minihan to write and direct their upcoming horror pic Urban Legend. Reports have surfaced that the studio is quickly moving to cast main roles. While there is no official synopsis at this time,…

Final Trailer Revealed for 'Brahms: The Boy 2'

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STX Entertainment has revealed the final trailer for Brahms: The Boy 2. William Brent Bell returns to direct the film which stars Katie Holmes, Christopher Convery, Owain Yeoman and Ralph Ineson. The official synopsis of the feature is: Unaware of…

'Chaos Walking' Gets Release Date

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After almost three years in development hell, Chaos Walking starring Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Far From Home) and Daisy Ridley (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) now has a release date set for January 22, 2021 by Lionsgate. Principle photography under…

'Monster Mash' Musical Coming from Universal Studios

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Like a Halloween rave, Monster Mash has been a smash hit single since Halloween 1962 when Bobby “Boris” Pickett first released the full-length LP called The Original Monster Mash, and now with the resurgence of the classic monster films, Universal…

Hollywood Veteran and Horror Icon Sid Haig Omitted From Oscars 'In Memoriam' Segment

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Just six horror movies in the history of cinema have ever been nominated for Best Picture by the Academy (counting Black Swan and Get Out, of course), so fans of the genre should be used to their favorite films being snubbed.  However, in 2020 the Oscars…

'Texas Chainsaw' Reboot Adds Directors

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Like good old fashioned barbecue, there's plenty of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre to go around and for Legendary Entertainment's reboot of the series the film now has not one, but two directors with brothers Ryan and Andy Tohill said in an article on Variety. With…

'Loki' Writer Michael Waldron Tapped as New Writer for Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' Sequel

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While rumors of Sam Raimi's MCU directorial debut continue to swirl around the internet fast enough to give the Eye of Agamotto double vision, it has been confirmed that Michael Waldron (the head writer of Marvel’s upcoming Disney+ series Loki) has…

New Trailer Revealed for 'The invisible Man'

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Universal Pictures has revealed a new trailer for their upcoming film The Invisible Man. The new preview highlights more suspense and action from this anticipated thriller. Written and directed by Leigh Whannell, The Invisible Man stars Elisabeth Moss,…

Lionsgate Greenlights 'Knives Out' Sequel

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Deadline is reporting that a Knives Out sequel has officially been announced by Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer during the company's third-quarter earnings call on Thursday. This comes as no surprise as there have been many rumblings from Lionsgate of a…

Aubrey Plaza & Bill Murray Spoof 'The Lighthouse' for Film Independent Spirit Awards

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Robert Eggers' The Lighthouse has received a tidal wave of praise this award's season, but nothing shows appreciation more than a good ole' fashioned parody! Aubrey Plaza (the host of the 35th Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards) and Bill Murray…

Amazon Studios Acquires 'The Dark Corners of the Night'

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Deadline is reporting that Amazon Studios has acquired the rights to develop a series based on Meg Gardiner’s upcoming book The Dark Corners of the Night. Larry Trilling is set to be the showrunner and executive produce the series. He will be joined…

Netflix's 'Midnight Mass' Begins Casting

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Deadline is reporting that casting has begun for Netflix’s Midnight Mass series. Mike Flanagan will direct the seven-episode series which focuses on an isolated island community which experiences miraculous events – and frightening omens – after…

Trailer Arrives for Latest 'SAW' Chapter, 'Spiral'

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Lionsgate just revealed the highly anticipated trailer for the next chapter in the SAW franchise, Spiral. Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by Josh Stolberg & Pete Goldfinger, Spiral stars Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols, and…