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'Scary Stories' Finishes in Fifth Place; '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' Debuts in Sixth Place at Weekend Box Office

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Lionsgate's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark fell a reasonable -52% in its sophomore frame for an estimated $10 million at the weekend box office. The much-hyped film from director André Øvredal and producer Guillermo del Toro brought its domestic…

Season 3 Trailer of 'Mr. Mercedes' Drives up

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The official trailer for the third season of Mr. Mercedes has hit the internet and we have it for you below. The initial episode of the series premieres on September 10th at 10PM on Audience Network.  This season will consist of 10 one-hour episodes…

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo Join 'Candyman'

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The team at Deadline is reporting that both Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo have signed on to join the upcoming Candyman film. The duo will join Yahya Adbul-Mateen II and Teyonah Parris who were previously announced to star. The film from…

Djimon Hounsou to Replace Brian Tyree Henry in 'A Quiet Place 2'

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Just in from The Wrap, Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond, In America, Shazam!) has joined the highly-anticipated sequel A Quiet Place 2 replacing Brian Tyree Henry who left the project due to scheduling conflicts. Hounsou, whose upcoming…

James Wan's Atomic Monster Nabs 'The Troop'

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James Wan’s production company Atomic Monster has picked up the rights to the young adult fiction novel The Troop according to our friends at Deadline.  Written by Nick Cutter, The Troop has compiled numerous literary awards including Sunburst Award…

Monster Cereals to Team with Addams Family

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Here is a bit of interesting news coming straight from the team at General Mills. Our beloved Monster Cereals Boo Berry, Count Chocula and Franken Berry are returning this Fall and they are teaming with The Addams Family to offer downloadable pumpkin…

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Buy / Wait / Rent: August 2019 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…

'Ghost Brothers: Haunted Houseguests' Returns to Travel Channel in August

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Fans that enjoy their paranormal reality programming mixed with humor, hijinks, and big personalities will be excited to hear that Dalen Spratt, Juwan Mass, and Marcus Harvey will be returning to the airwaves with Ghost Brothers: Haunted Houseguests on…

A24 Releases Trailer for Robert Eggers' 'The Lighthouse'

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After bursting onto the scene in 2015 with his phenomenal debut, The Witch, writer/director Robert Eggers was rumored to be working on several potential projects before finally settling on his sophomore project. Filmed in black and white and offered up…

'IT Chapter 2' Runtime Confirmed by Director Andy Muschietti

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Floating up from the sewers of Derry, ME this Fall, IT Chapter 2 Director Andy Muschietti has confirmed the runtime of his conclusion to the 2017 original film. It will definitely not be short running about two hours and 45 minutes the director said in…

Gameplay Trailer Revealed for 'Blair Witch'

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Exciting news for horror gamers today as Bloober Team along with Lionsgate Games have released the first official gameplay trailer for the upcoming Blair Witch game. The trailer gives us a look at some of the gameplay elements of the first-person psychological…

FX Shows Off Camp Redwood in New 'American Horror Story: 1984' Teaser

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This year's summer camp season may be coming to a close, but the summer of 1984 will live on this September in FX's American Horror Story: 1984. Inspired by the summer camp slasher films of the decade like Friday the 13th and Sleepaway Camp, this year's…

Josh Gates Kicks Off 'Shark Week' with 'Expedition Unknown: Megalodon'

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Josh Gates is a man well-known for his intuition, investigative prowess, and sense of humor, and he will need all of these attributes when he dives into the deep waters in search of the real facts behind the prehistoric monster known as Megalodon. Gates…

Criterion Announces Monster-Sized 'Godzilla' 15 Film Blu-Ray Collection

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If you grew up on Godzilla films that were broadcast on local channels on Saturday and Sunday afternoons (pre-cable), you're going to want to start saving now for a monster-sized movie collection. This fall, Criterion will release a Blu-ray collector’s…

Remembering Rutger Hauer

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Yesterday the entertainment world suffered a huge blow with the passing of Rutger Hauer at 75 years old.  The rugged actor was a Hollywood heavyweight, having starred in over 170 films and projects over a career that goes back to the late 1960s (including…

'Killer Klowns From Outer Space' Return to Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights

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Last year's Killer Klowns From Outer Space scare zone was so popular that Universal Orlando will again welcome the interstellar, homicidal clowns back for a full haunted house experience at 2019's Halloween Horror Nights. According to the official…

Alexandre Aja to Direct 'Tomie'

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According to The Wrap, Quibi has teamed with Sony Pictures Television and Universal Content Pictures to create a life-action adaptation of the Japanese horror classic Tomie. Alexandre Aja who is known for his work on High Tension, The Hills Have Eyes,…

'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' Gets New Poster Before August Release

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Creeping into theaters next month, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark has a new poster right from Lionsgate that features the terrifying Jangly Man. Check it out below! The film is set in America during 1968. Change was blowing in the wind… but seemingly…

'Svaha: The Sixth Finger': The Horror News Network Review

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‘Svaha’ first appears in the Buddhist texts of the Dharanis, which were incorporated into the Mahayana Buddhist sutras, such as the "White Lotus" and the "Golden Light." – Yogapedia Some of my favorite horror films of the past decade have come…

'The Fly' Actor David Hedison Dies at 92

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We have sad news to report today as David Hedison who starred in the The Fly has passed away at the age of 92. Deadline is reporting that he passed on July 18 in Los Angeles with his daughters by his side. Acting alongside the great Vincent Price,…

Executive Producers of Original TV Adaptation of 'It' File Suit Against Warner Bros.

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Some fans found the recent It film scary, but the scariest part of It for Warner Brothers may be the recent lawsuit filed against the company by the original producers of the It television movie. According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Frank Konigsberg…

‘Scoops Ahoy’ Dominates Cosplay at San Diego Comic-Con

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With the massive success of Netflix’s “Stranger Things,” it’s no surprise to see it represented heavily by cosplayers at a convention like SDCC where cosplay abounds. “Scoops Ahoy” is an ice cream shop on the show where teenage characters…

Horror Found All Around SDCC

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San Diego Comic-Con doesn’t just fill a massive convention center, it spills out into the surrounding area with pop-up activations from networks like FX with “What We Do In the Shadows,” CBS with “The Twilight Zone,” and Travel Channel’s “Ripley’s…

The ‘Ghost Adventures’ Team Haunts the Press Rooms of SDCC

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”Ghost Adventures, LIVE” haunted the press rooms of SDCC following their panel on Sunday to talk all things spooky. Unfortunately Zak Bagans was not able to join the event, but Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, and Jay Wasley were on hand to talk about…

‘The Nightmare Before Christmas: Zero’s Journey’ Finishes SDCC Adorably

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Writer D.J Milky and colorist Dan Conner were on hand at SDCC with Moderator/Copy-Editor Kae Winters to discuss their TokyoPop graphic novel “The Nightmare Before Christmas: Zero’s Journey.” This story focuses on the ghost-dog of Jack Skellington,…

'Ghost Adventures' Crew Announces 'Serial Killer Spirits' and 'The Conjuring' House Investigation at SDCC 2019

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To the delight of the many fans in attendance at their SDCC 2019 panel, Ghost Adventures' Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley and Jay Wasley announced two new specials for the month of October including the four part 'Serial Killer Spirits' mini-series…

'Crawl' Stays Afloat at Weekend Box Office

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Crawl took advantage of the lack of head-to-head competition this weekend to hover near the surface and finished in fourth place with an estimated $6 million at the weekend box office. Crawl's take dropped a respectable 50%, and the alligator starring…