Horror Comics Legend, Al Feldstein Dies

We here at Horror News Network are sad to hear of the passing of horror comic book legend, Al Feldstein. He was 88.

Feldstein died Tuesday at his home in Livingston, according to the Franzen-Davis Funeral Home and Crematory. No cause of death was released.

 

Many years ago we had the privilege of interviewing Al about EC Comics, The Comics Code and more.

You can access the interview here.

 

‘Piggy’ Coming To DVD On May 13th – Trailer Inside

COMING TO DVD ON MAY 13TH

Starring:

Ed Skrein, Josh Herdman, Paul Anderson, Martin Compston, Neil Maskell, Louise Dylan, Ryan Winsley, Roland Manookian

Synopsis:

When his brother is brutally murdered by a gang, Joe finds solace in Piggy, one of his dead brother’s old and unstable friends. The two begin a grueling and bloody revenge mission for his brother’s killing. Hard, gritty and disturbing this violent vigilant crusade will leave you cheering and shocked as they exact their brutal justice one victim at a time. Piggy ushers in a new breed of Horror…the Psychopathic Thriller with the eye-for-an-eye morality of an animal. read more

‘Rigor Mortis’ Set To Be Released On DVD/Blu-ray On July 8th

COMING TO DVD & BLU-RAY ON JULY 8TH

Starring:

Anthony Chan, Siu-Ho Chin, Kara Hui, Hoi-Pang Lo, Richard Ng, Hee Ching Paw

Synopsis:

In this eerie and chilling, contemporary, action/special effects laden homage to the classic Chinese vampire movies of the 1980’s, writer-director-producer, Juno Mak makes his feature directorial debut. Reuniting some of the original cast members of the classic Mr. Vampire series, the film is set in a creepy and moody Hong Kong public housing tower whose occupants we soon discover, run the gamut from the living to the dead, to the undead, along with ghosts, vampires and zombies. read more

‘Under The Skin’ Receives July 15th DVD/Blu-ray Release Date

COMING TO DVD & BLU-RAY ON JULY 15TH

Starring:

Scarlett Johansson, Paul Brannigan, Jessica Mance, Joe Szula, Krystof Hadek, Jeremy McWilliams, Lynsey Taylor Mackay, Dougie McConnell, Kevin McAlinden

Synopsis:

 

From visionary director Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast, Birth) comes a stunning career transformation, a masterpiece of existential science fiction that journeys to the heart of what it means to be human, extraterrestrial — or something in between. A voluptuous woman of unknown origin (Scarlett Johansson) combs the highways in search of isolated or forsaken men, luring a succession of lost souls into an otherworldly lair. They are seduced, stripped of their humanity, and never heard from again. read more

‘All Cheerleaders Die’ Coming To Theaters June 13th – Trailer Inside

COMING TO THEATERS ON JUNE 13TH

Starring:

Caitlin Stasey, Sianoa Smit-McPhee, Brooke Butler, Amanda Grace Cooper, Reanin Johannink, Tom Williamson, Leigh Parker, Nicholas S. Morrison

Synopsis:

Teenage outsider Maddy (Caitlin Stasey, I, Frankenstein) is keeping some dark secrets and holding a serious grudge against the captain of the Blackfoot High football team. When Maddy joins the school’s elite and powerful cheerleading squad, she convinces her new friends to help inflict her revenge. After a late-night party goes awry, their plans take an unexpected turn for the worst and all of the girls die. A sinister, supernatural power intervenes and the girls mysteriously appear at school the next day with a killer new look… and some unusual new appetites. read more

‘City Of Lust’ Gets July 1st DVD Release Date

COMING TO DVD ON JULY 1ST

Starring:

Margaret Grace, Shelley Nixon, H.B. Ward, Heather Dorff

Synopsis:

Arianna is a young woman that moves to the city to escape a traumatic family life in the suburbs. She works as a cosmetologist and is showing early signs of formaldehyde poisoning. New to the city and lonely, she reaches out to a female sex line operator. They agree to meet and soon begin a volatile relationship. An altercation at work results in Arianna losing her job. Then, people in her life begin to turn up dead. With Arianna’s health, career, and new relationship all disintegrating before her eyes, how much longer can she, and those around her, survive? read more

‘Killervision’ Coming To DVD On July 1st

COMING TO DVD ON JULY 21ST

Starring:

Damien E. Lipp, Susie Kazda, Katrina Gow, Joshua Dean Williams, Dean Kirkright, James Mason, Aston Elliot 

Synopsis:

While watching B grade movies a brain-injured man is tormented by visions of his friends being murdered by a faceless killer. He becomes increasingly disturbed when he realizes it’s only a matter of time before the killer comes for him.

Trailer:

http://youtu.be/th2yH0aB1Gk

Pre-order:

DVD: http://amzn.com/B00JP32N94

‘Daylight’ Now Available – Launch Trailer Inside

The launch trailer for Daylight has been released.

 

You awake, trapped in an abandoned hospital. Your only source of light is your phone. You hit a dead-end and must turn around, but behind you lurks an eerie presence and strange noises…

 

Experience Daylight, a procedurally generated psychological thriller for your PlayStation®4. The all-new Unreal Engine 4 enhances the visuals of your escape to freedom like never before, heightening every bone-chilling detail of your surroundings. Get lost in a maze that changes with every playthrough, allowing for limitless replayability and the tension of unpredictability every time you start the game. Navigate to safety while avoiding what lurks in darkness. What will be waiting for you down the next corridor?  read more

Evil Dead 2 Deadite Ash 8-Inch Retro Action Figure Coming in July

Get your retro fix with an awesome take on Deadite Ash from the cult classic flick Evil Dead 2. The poseable 8-inch action figure is dressed in tailored fabric clothing similar to the retro toy lines that helped define the licensed action figure market in the 1970s. Deadite Ash comes with movie-accurate accessories, including a Necronomicon.

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“Can You Hear Me?” Clip Revealed For ‘Mr. Jones’

“Who is Mr. Jones?” To some, he is an enigmatic artist, with a unique vision of humanity and our place in the spiritual universe. To others, his very name conjures unimaginable primal fears. But for two young people, he will become their worst nightmare… From Preferred Film & TV’s Ross M. Dinerstein, the producer of the Sundance Film Festival smash hit THE PACT and THE DIVIDE, comes MR. JONES, bowing May 6th on Blu-ray™, DVD and on demand from Anchor Bay Films. Having premiered at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival in 2013, MR. JONES will also have an exclusive Los Angeles limited theatrical engagement beginning May 2nd. read more