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'The Turning' Turns Off Fans and Critics Alike; Finishes in Sixth Place at Weekend Box Office

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If January's horror releases are any indication of what the rest of the year will look like, fans may be in for a "scary bad" New Year! January's latest disaster came in the form of DreamWorks/Universal’s PG-13 The Turning, which effectively "turned…

'Tigers Are Not Afraid' Director Issa Lopez's Next Project Will Be Searchlight's 'Lost Souls'

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Issa López received plenty of attention in 2019 for her breakout film Tigers Are Not Afraid.  According to an exclsuive report from Deadline, it appears that the director has found her follow-up project: an adaptation of the Matthew Baker short story Lost…

Todd McFarlane Says R-Rated 'Spawn' Movie is Gaining Momentum in Hollywood

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Todd McFarlane announced in July of 2017 that he would be directing and producing an R-rated Spawn movie with Blumhouse. After further announcements that Jamie Foxx will star as Al Simmons and Jeremy Renner will also appear in the film, fans haven't…

Bad Robot to Develop 'Justice League Dark' for Film and TV

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Deadline is reporting that Bad Robot will be developing film and TV ideas based on Justice League Dark from DC Comics. While there aren’t and specific projects at this point, Bad Robot’s Head of Motion Pictures Hannah Minghella and Head of TV Ben…

Netflix Teases 'Locke & Key' with Featurette

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Like taking a peak behind the curtain, Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes look at Locke & Key which shows how the story went from a best-selling comic book to a highly anticipated television series. The featurette also covers the "Head Key"…

Funko Announces 'American Psycho' Pop! Toys at 2020 London Toy Fair

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If you're a longtime American Psycho fan who would kill for some new collectibles, your mask of sanity is about to slip with today's announcement! Funko will be showing off new products at the 2020 London Toy Fair, which kicks off tomorrow morning at…

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Horror News Network’s Best Horror Movies of 2019: Nick’s Top 3 Picks

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Welcome back to Horror News Network’s Best Horror Movies of 2019, a series where our staff writers declare their top three picks of the year and use the data to compile an ultimate top ten list of 2019. Be on the lookout for a new “Top 3” list from…

Horror News Network’s Best Horror Movies of 2019: Mark’s Top 3 Picks

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Following Horror News Network's tradition of choosing my top 3 horror films of the prior year, I have elected mine to be The Year of the King, Stephen King that is with the three big theatrical releases based on his works in 2019; Pet Sematary, IT: Chapter…

'The New Mutants' Gets Trailer for April Release

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Like fresh mouthwash after some bad Dark Phoenix breath, the final film in the X-Men film series made under 20th Century Fox has a brand new trailer anticipating its April 3 release and it looks better than ever. Watch it here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_vJhUAOFpI In…

Asylum Publications CEO & Former Todd McFarlane, Stan Lee Collaborator Paul Burke: The Horror News Network Interview

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If you grew up living and breathing the world of horror and comic books, there's a good chance Paul Burke had something to do with something you loved. Whether it be his work as president of Stabur Press/Calibur Comics, his co-founded video production…

Horror News Network's Best Horror Movies of 2019: Christine's Top 3 Picks

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SPOILERS AHEAD... It’s that time of year again where we here at Horror News Network like to pick our top horror movies. Being tasked with a “Top Three,” for 2019, a year where there was no shortage of horror, was not easy. However, after doing…

Fans Hold a 'Grudge' Against New Sony Film at Box Office

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A new year brings the promise of new beginning and a dedication to resolutions.  Some people decide to go to the gym more, eat less saturated fats, read Horror News Network more frequently, etc.  Others make even more lofty goals, such as reserving…

Horror News Network's Best Horror Movies of 2019: John's Top 3 Picks

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Welcome to Horror News Network's Best Horror Movies of 2019, a series where our staff writers declare their top three picks of the year and use the data to compile an ultimate top ten list of 2019. Be on the lookout for a new "Top 3" list from an HNN…

Top 19 Horror Films of 2019

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Welcome, fiends! So, this year I started this list with 93 titles before narrowing it down to my “Top 19 of 2019”. As always – the disclaimer: While I know that the title is “Top 19 Horror Films…”, keep in mind that these are just my favorites…

Horror News Network’s Winter 2020 Movie Preview

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After a lackluster fall, it appears that the offerings for horror fans in the coldest months of the year will be more robust with eight films being released in the genre over the course of two months.  As usual, the choices range from recognizable re-makes…

'Kindred Spirits' Amy Bruni and Adam Berry: The Horror News Network Interview

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Amy Bruni and Adam Berry are no strangers to viewers of paranormal reality programming.  Bruni and Berry have been investigating ghosts, spirits, and demons for more than a decade, both on the seminal Ghost Hunters and their own program, Kindred Spirits,…

Horror News Network's Comic Awards 2019: Series of the Year

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With its debut in 2018 we immediately knew that Gideon Falls was going to be a series to watch. Created by writer Jeff Lemire and artist Andrea Sorrentino, Gideon Falls has been called a mix between the psychological dread-inducing terror of Netflix’s…

Full Trailer Drops for 'A Quiet Place: Part II'

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Picking up with a flashback to what appears to be the start of the invasion of the extraterrestrial beings that plague the Abbott family in 2018's hit film A Quiet Place, the trailer for the 2020 sequel, A Quiet Place: Part II, seems to promise a much…

Horror News Network’s Comic Awards 2019: Writer of the Year

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Horror News Network would like to congratulate Jeff Lemire as our choice for 2019's Writer of the Year. Lemire once again had a prolific year, writing a wide variety of titles in a number of genres, but his work on Gideon Falls, Berserker Unbound,…

What to Expect in the World of Horror in 2020

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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 2020. These aren’t necessarily wild ideas I’ve pulled out of thin air… they’re simply my expectations…

Buy / Wait / Rent: January 2020 Blu-Ray Releases

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We sift through the new release heap so you don’t have to! Welcome to Horror News Network’s Buy / Wait / Rent, a monthly article devoted to the most highly-anticipated horror releases on Blu-ray. Here you will find the best home video releases…

Horror News Network's Comic Awards 2019: Artist of the Year

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Horror News Network would like to congratulate Eric Powell for his 2019 Artist of the Year Award for his work on The Goon, Grumble vs. The Goon, Spookhouse Halloween Special, a variety of cover work, and his first art collection, The Art (and Many Other…

Horror News Network's Comic Awards 2019: Best Mini-Series

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Horror News Network would like to congratulate Cullen Bunn, Brian Hurtt, Tyler Crook on their win for Best Mini-series of the Year: the atmospheric haunted house tale, Manor Black. Dark Horse Comics Manor Black has been described as equal parts Poe,…

Horror News Network’s Comic Awards 2019: Best One-Shot

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Horror News Network is proud to present Mike Mignola, Duncan Fegredo, and Dave Stewart with the award for Best One-Shot of the Year for Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: The Beast of Vargu. As is the case with any of the Mignola-verse ongoing titles, mini-series,…

Horror News Network’s Comic Awards 2019: Cover of the Year

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While there were many covers this year that deserved consideration, we were all amazed at cover #1D for the first issue of Morbius by Marvel Comics. It took only a matter of seconds while scanning the image to know that the cover was graced by the art…

Horror News Network’s Comic Awards 2019: Best Anthology

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Horror News Network's Best Anthology of 2019 is Warwick Johnson-Callwell's Our Encounters With Evil: Adventures of Professor J.T. Meinhardt and His Assistant Mr. Knox from Dark Horse Comics. The sequel to Johnson-Callwell’s and Mike Mignola’s original…

Horror News Network’s 2019 Comic Awards: James Warren Named Horror Comic Honoree of the Year

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When speaking of horror comics, you’d be remiss by not mentioning those wonderful oversized black and white magazines produced by Warren Publishing. The man behind Warren Publishing was James Warren. The company’s first titles were the wildly popular…