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Trailer Debuts for 'Kubrick By Kubrick' Documentary

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A trailer just dropped for a brand new documentary about the legendary director, Stanley Kubrick. Directed by Grégory Monro, Kubrick By Kubrick will explore the life and career of the famously reclusive filmmaker, told through rare clips of Kubrick's…

'The Human Centipede' Actor Dieter Laser Passes Away at 78

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According to his official Facebook page, German actor Dieter Laser, best known to horror fans as Dr. Heiter in 2009's The Human Centipede (First Sequence), has passed away.  While details are still sketchy, it was announced that his death actually occurred…

IFC Films Acquires 'The Rental'

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The Rental, a thriller that showcases the directorial debut of actor Dave Franco, will be distributed in the U.S. by IFC Films, according to Deadline. The movie, which is slated for a July 24 release, stars Alison Brie, Dan Stevens, Jeremy Allen White…

A New Manson Family Docuseries Coming to Epix

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In keeping with America's fascination with serial killers and true crime, Deadline reports that Epix has ordered a six-part documentary series on the late Charles Manson and his lovely family of killer hippies. Titled Helter Skelter (the same title…

'The Others' Remake Coming From Sentient Entertainment

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It seems like everything old is new again as Deadline is reporting that Sentient Entertainment has won the remake rights for the hit horror film The Others. Next year will mark the 20th anniversary of the film. According to the source, the plan is…

McFarlane Toys Launches Original 'Spawn' Figure Remastered on Kickstarter

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McFarlane Toys just began their crowdfunding campaign for a fresh new take on the very first Spawn toy from 1995. The figure has been completely redesigned from head to toe, and it will come with traditional accessories such as a weapons and a comic…

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Robert Englund Channels Freddy For COVID-19 PSA

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As the perceived isolation of the nationwide social-distancing measures begin affecting the population, our horror icons are here to offer tips on how to survive this brave new world.  Following in the footsteps of Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Jesse Eisenberg,…

Man-Bat Continues to Soar Through DC Universe

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When you think of The Batman, you probably don't think horror (unless you count the fear The Dark Knight puts into the hearts of criminals or the insanity displayed so wonderfully by the Joker), but there is one "creature of the night" in Gotham lore. Kirk…

Dark Horse Comics Offers Free Access to Over 80 First Issues of Their Most Popular Comics

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Good news for comic fans today, as Dark Horse Comics is releasing more than 80 first issue comics, along with a handful of full graphic novels, for free to read on Dark Horse Digital.  All of the free issues will be available from now until April…

Sony Delays 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' and 'Morbius'

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In a matter of a few weeks, several Hollywood studios have postponed big-budget films due to the global pandemic of COVID-19 in an effort to reduce social gathering in movie theaters for the time being. Now Sony has hopped on that bandwagon with delaying…

New Stephen King Book Gets Earlier Release Date

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Horror icon and best-selling author Stephen King has announced an earlier release date for his much-anticipated collection of four new novellas--If It Bleeds. Publication of the book has been moved up to April 28, a full two weeks earlier than expected,…

Netflix Renews 'Locke and Key' for a Second Season

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Netflix has just announced that their adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's comic Locke and Key will receive a second season. Co-showrunners Carlton Cuse and Meredith Averill said in an official statement that they are both “...thrilled…

Shudder's 'Cursed Films' Director Jay Cheel: The Horror News Network Interview

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Every horror fan has heard the legends surrounding classic horror films such as The Exorcist and Poltergeist.  These tales include stories about haunted sets, tragedy, mysterious mistakes, and the lives forever scarred by being associated with some of…

'The Living Dead' Novel Release Pushed Back to August

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The Living Dead novel--finished posthumously after George Romero's death in 2017--will hit shelves in August, instead of the previous June release date. Tor Book this weekend said the book will be released August 4 instead of the previously-announced…

'World War Z' Game Available as Free Download on Epic Games Store Until April 2

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During the Coronavirus outbreak, many media outlets have been making their content available for reduced prices or even free. Just in case you would like to deal with a more unrealistic outbreak while staying at home for the forseeable future, Epic Games…

NEON Lands Rights to 'Possessor'

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Deadline has a report that NEON has landed the U.S. rights to Brandon Cronenberg’s Possessor. Entertainment distribution label Well Go USA will handle the home release. Possessor had its premiere at the Sundance Film Festical on January 25, 2020.…

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' Resumes Pre-Production Remotely

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In a slight shift of events in Hollywood, Variety is reporting that Disney and Marvel are moving forward with pre-production on Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness but remotely with hope that cameras will start rolling in June. After the announcement…

'The Walking Dead' Season Finale Halted Due to Coronavirus

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The Coronavirus has taken its toll on another horror staple: It was reported that The Walking Dead is ending its season sooner than expected. A statement from AMC, as reported by TVLine, says the show's current season "will end with its 15th episode…

The Look of Horror - Checking Out Charlton's Eeriest Artists

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When you consider picking up a horror comic, what's the first thing that comes to your feverish little mind (after the title character, of course)? Probably who wrote it. Does the writer have a good track record of spine-chilling, blood-curdling tales…

David Harbour Speaks Out on 'Hellboy' Flop

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The actor behind the macabre makeup in last year's Hellboy reboot recently expressed his views on why the film did so poorly. David Harbour, of Stranger Things and Black Widow fame, said during an Instagram interview that he thought the R-rated reboot…

Filmmaker Stuart Gordon Passes at Age 72

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A pioneer of experimental theater in the late 1960's, Stuart Gordon will best be remembered for his contributions to our beloved horror genre. Gordon rose to prominence in 1985 when he partnered with his friend/producer Brian Yuzna on an adaptation of…

'Supernatural' Season 15 to Go on Temporary Hiatus Following Episode 13

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In what continues to be an ongoing trend of postponing for film and television series, Supernatural has now hopped on that wagon. Showrunner Andrew Dabb confirmed via his Twitter on March 23 that the series will air its thirteenth episode, titled Destiny's…

'The Invisible Man': The Horror News Network Review

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With the Coronavirus shutting down movie theaters and debilitating the box office, Universal and Blumhouse have decided to bring The Invisible Man into people’s homes via VOD. The film, which premiered in theaters February 28th of this year, raked in…

Shudder Celebrates 'Halfway to Halloween' this April With a Pumpkin Full Of Premieres

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If you are looking to clear your mind and focus on the eventual return of every horror fan's favorite month of the year, Shudder has the treats you've been craving. This April, Shudder celebrates the midpoint to Halloween with the launch of Halfway…

Image to Publish New Dracula Graphic Novel 'Dracula, Motherf**ker'

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The classic tale of Count Dracula is getting a new graphic novel treatment by gong back to the past. And just in time for Halloween. Alex De Campi (Archie vs. Predator) and Erica Henderson (Assassin Nation, Squirrel Girl)…

'Invisible Man' Poster Sells for $182,400 at Heritage Auctions

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A rare movie poster of the 1933 Universal classic The invisible Man sold for a whopping $182,400 at public auction Saturday night. Early speculation had the poster pegged at about $125,000 but bidders quickly surpassed that amount. “Even in these…

EC's Writers, Artists Set Four-Color Stage for Golden Age of Horror Comics

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When true fans think of the best of horror comics, the group that is mentioned most (and usually first) in EC Comics. Entertaining Comics (EC) was the brainchild of Max Gaines that, starting in the early 1940s, specialized in illustrated tales of horror, crime, satire, military, dark fantasy and science-fiction. After…