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Syfy Cancels 'Channel Zero' Anthology

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Fans of Syfy's horror anthology Channel Zero got some bad news today, as the network cancelled the series after four seasons.  Creator Nick Antosca broke the news on instagram stating that "I loved making this show and I would have loved to do more……

Jason Reitman to Co-Write & Direct Sequel to Original 'Ghostbusters' Series

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Fasten your seat belts, because the Ecto-1 is about to ride again! Entertainment Weekly reports that Jason Reitman will direct a sequel to 1984's Ghostbusters and 1989's Ghostbusters III, based on a script co-written by Reitman and Gil Kenan (Monster…

Official Trailer Arrives for 'Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes'

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Netflix just released the official trailer for Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. The two-minute trailer gives an inside look at America’s most notorious serial killer with video clips, interviews, and more. The documentary is created…

'Escape Room' Continues to Impress at Weekend Box Office

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Adam Robitel’s Escape Room continued to defy expectations, finishing fifth at the weekend box office with an additional $8.9 million for a total of $32.5 million so far. The film picked up where it left off last week, maintaining its theater count…

New 'Walking Dead' Teaser Trailer Introduces The Whisperers’ Leaders; Alpha and Beta

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Straight from IGN comes an exclusive teaser trailer in preparation for the February return of The Walking Dead. The Whisperers are front and center in the trailer giving a clear view of their leaders; Alpha (Samantha Morton) and Beta (Sons of Anarchy's…

'Nightcrawler' Alums Jake Gyllenhaal & Dan Gilroy Paint a Horrifying Picture in New Trailer for 'Velvet Buzzsaw'

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Writer/director Dan Gilroy and leading man Jake Gyllenhaal first showed us their collective dark side with 2014's Nightcrawler. Set in the seedy underworld of Los Angeles, the subversive crime thriller became an instant critical darling and earned about…

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Syfy Cancels 'Channel Zero' Anthology

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Fans of Syfy's horror anthology Channel Zero got some bad news today, as the network cancelled the series after four seasons.  Creator Nick Antosca broke the news on instagram stating that "I loved making this show and I would have loved to do more……

Jason Reitman to Co-Write & Direct Sequel to Original 'Ghostbusters' Series

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Fasten your seat belts, because the Ecto-1 is about to ride again! Entertainment Weekly reports that Jason Reitman will direct a sequel to 1984's Ghostbusters and 1989's Ghostbusters III, based on a script co-written by Reitman and Gil Kenan (Monster…

Official Trailer Arrives for 'Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes'

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Netflix just released the official trailer for Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. The two-minute trailer gives an inside look at America’s most notorious serial killer with video clips, interviews, and more. The documentary is created…

'Escape Room' Continues to Impress at Weekend Box Office

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Adam Robitel’s Escape Room continued to defy expectations, finishing fifth at the weekend box office with an additional $8.9 million for a total of $32.5 million so far. The film picked up where it left off last week, maintaining its theater count…

New 'Walking Dead' Teaser Trailer Introduces The Whisperers’ Leaders; Alpha and Beta

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Straight from IGN comes an exclusive teaser trailer in preparation for the February return of The Walking Dead. The Whisperers are front and center in the trailer giving a clear view of their leaders; Alpha (Samantha Morton) and Beta (Sons of Anarchy's…

'Nightcrawler' Alums Jake Gyllenhaal & Dan Gilroy Paint a Horrifying Picture in New Trailer for 'Velvet Buzzsaw'

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Writer/director Dan Gilroy and leading man Jake Gyllenhaal first showed us their collective dark side with 2014's Nightcrawler. Set in the seedy underworld of Los Angeles, the subversive crime thriller became an instant critical darling and earned about…

'Evil' Pilot Coming to CBS

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According to Deadline, CBS has ordered a pilot for the religion-themed supernatural show Evil. The series comes from Golden Globe Award and Emmy Award-nominated writer/producers Robert and Michelle King who are best known for their series In Justice,…

'Alien: Blackout' Announced For Mobile Devices

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Following up on our coverage of the big Alien franchise announcement from earlier this week, apparently the best was yet to come.  After two rather cryptic (but cool!) tweets hinted at a new project about to be unleashed featuring Amanda Ripley, the…

Elvira, Mistress of the Dark Discusses Potential Return of 'Movie Macabre'

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With the popularity of Joe Bob Briggs' Shudder marathons, and 80s nostalgia still going strong, the return of Elvira, Mistress of the Dark to both the big and small screen may be imminent. In a Friday Q & A session on Instagram, Elvira replied…

Netflix Crows about 'Bird Box's' Ratings

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Netflix, which is notoriously tight-lipped about their television ratings, decided instead to emulate a peacock fanning his feather's by proclaiming the success of their latest original film, Bird Box, which delivered almost 26 million viewers over…

Kelly Marcel to Write 'Venom' Sequel

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Deadline is reporting that Kelly Marcel, one of the screenwriters on last years Venom has been hired to write the Venom sequel. While details of the film remain under wraps, rumors have it that we may see a symbiote clash between Venom and Carnage. Directed…

Top 18 Horror Films of 2018

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Wow...this years list took longer than previous years - so many movies, so little time! I started this list with close to 60 titles before narrowing it down to the 18 films below. While I know the title is "Top 18 Horror Films...", keep in mind that these…

Official Twitter Account For the 'Alien' Franchise Announces New Project

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Fans of the Alien franchise can once again rejoice.  According to the official Alien Twitter account (@AlienAnthology), a new game starring Amanda Ripley appears to be on the horizon for 2019 (in January, specifically.  Of course, this could all be…

‘Monster Party’: The Horror News Network Review

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In a sea of genre releases each year, even a well cast feature with a story that has a hint of originality and is frightening can be overlooked. Monster Party, now on VOD, DVD, and Blu-Ray is a film that may fall under the radar but is a ride worth your…

'Escape Room' Exceeds Expectations with Second Place Finish at Weekend Box Office

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Escape Room entered a crowded marketplace this weekend, but Sony's PG-13 "Saw-lite" film managed to finish second with an estimated $18 million at the box office. Heading into the weekend, most analysts predicted that the film would be lucky to finish…

'Halloween: The Changing Shape of an Iconic Series': The Horror News Network Review

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Fans and critics were certainly split over last October's Halloween reboot.  While critics gave the film praise for updating the franchise for a modern audience, fans who have followed the series since John Carpenter's original were less impressed, finding…

Orion Pictures Debuts Official Trailer for 'The Prodigy'

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Fans of the 90's electronica group, The Prodigy, will be disappointed to learn that today's new trailer for The Prodigy doesn't feature any spiky multi-colored hair or face piercings. Instead, the new Orion Pictures film tells the story of a homicidal…

Bruce Campbell to Host 'Ripley's Believe It or Not!' Reboot

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Hail to the king, baby! It looks as if we won’t have to wait long to see Bruce Campbell on our TV screens once again. Deadline is reporting that Campbell is set to host and executive produce a Ripley’s Believe It or Not! reboot on the Travel Channel.…

Horror News Network’s Winter 2019 Movie Preview

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Winter can be an unpredictable season.  Some days defy expectations and reach 60 degrees or better (in the parts of the country that actually have a traditional winter, not the fans lucky enough to live in California, Florida, or other more favorable…

'Stranger Things' Season Three Set for July Fourth Premier

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While everyone was celebrating New Year’s Eve, Netflix announced the third season of Stranger Things will premier on July 4, 2019. The new trailer was released just after midnight on January 1, displaying Time Square on New Year’s Eve 1985 with…

What to Expect in the World of Horror in 2019

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On the first day of this glorious new year, I thought I’d do my best impression of The Legendary Criswell and make some horror predictions for 2019. These aren’t necessarily wild ideas I’ve pulled out of thin air… they’re simply my expectations…