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‘Director’s Cut’: The Horror News Network Review

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In the overall world of horror, obsession is truly frightening. Obsession can take on many forms in fandom. Fans become obsessed with their favorite genre films, characters, scenes, creators or in this case, commentary on a film. Written by Penn Jillette…
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Fox 21 Television Studios Options the Rights for 'Vampyr'

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Deadline is reporting that Fox 21 Television Studios has optioned the rights to the horror game Vampyr to McG's Wonderland Sound & Vision and DJ2 Entertainment. McG, who has made his name in Hollywood directing films like Terminator Salvation and…
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Scares that Care Charity Weekend 5 Coverage

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Scares that Care Charity Weekend 5 brought fright and fun to Williamsburg, VA once again. An amazing event with a purpose where even the hotel staff dress up and decorate the halls, windows, and furniture, it feels more like home than a convention. Packed…
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Season 2 Trailer Revealed for 'Wolf Creek'

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Just hours ago, Pop TV released the Season 2 trailer of Wolf Creek. The series is set to premiere on Pop as a three consecutive night limited series which will include back-to-back one-hour episodes starting on October 21 and going through October 23. John…
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Fangoria to Host Digital Viewing Party of "Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich"

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The folks over at Fangoria are doing their best to round up as many people as they can to take place in a "digital viewing party" of the newest installment of the Puppet Master series, Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich. The film will be available to rent…
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Mary J Blige to Star in Season 3 of MTV's 'Scream'

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MTV announced today that music icon Mary J. Blige has joined the cast of its Scream reboot. Blige joins Tyler Posey, Tyga, CJ Wallace, RJ Cyler, and Keke Palmer in Season 3 of the slasher series. According to MTV the show will center on Deion Elliot…

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Sabrina/Riverdale Crossover Not Planned but New Spin-off Is

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Looks like Sabrina won’t be crossing over into Riverdale this fall as series creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa revealed at the Television Critics Association on Monday that there are no plans currently for a crossover between the CW show and its upcoming…
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'The 1990s Teen Horror Cycle: Final Girls and a New Hollywood Formula': The Horror News Network Review

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There are a variety of essential scholastic books out there about the classic horror films of yesteryear, covering nearly every decade. However, there isn't much out there when it comes to a decade that many horror fans wish they could forget: the 1990s.…
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Ryan Murphy Announces Return of 5 Fan-Favorite Actresses in 'American Horror Story: Apocalypse'

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As we near closer to the premiere of American Horror Story: Apocalypse on FX, the details of the series' returning stars just keeps getting better and better! Just four days ago, we learned that Jessica Lange would be returning for Apocalypse; and today's…
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'The Walking Dead's' Negan Will Appear as a DLC Character in 'Tekken 7'

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Tekken, one of the most popular fighting games in video game history, has just added an unlikely character to their upcoming Tekken 7 Season Pass 2: The Walking Dead's very own bat swingin' bad boy Negan.  The "too cool for school" leader of the Saviors…
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Netflix Releases Trailer for 'Maniac' Starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill

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Netflix has a new series coming out called Maniac. It's not based on the ultra-violent 1980 William Lustig film, but it still looks pretty darn creepy! The series is co-written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, the writer of It (2017) and the director…
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Kevin Williamson's 'Tell Me a Story' Trailer Released

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The new trailer for Kevin Williamson’s upcoming CBS All Access series, Tell Me a Story, was just released and it is definitely reminiscent of the stories that made him famous in the 1990's.  In Williamson's own words (from the TCA Conference) “This…
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'The Darkest Minds' Stays in the Shadows at Box Office; 'The First Purge' Becomes the Series Most Profitable Entry

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The adaptation of Alexandra Bracken's popular YA science fiction book series The Darkest Minds had a hard time keeping the lights on at this weekend's box office, as the potential franchise starter landed with a thud, only managing an estimated $5.8 million…
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Edward James Olmos Confirms His Character was Cut from 'The Predator'

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Shane Black's upcoming film, The Predator, boasts a massive ensemble cast, including Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Yvonne Strahovski, Sterling K. Brown, and Jacob Tremblay. Unfortunately, the film's lengthy reshooting…
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Todd McFarlane Tweaks Character Design of Upcoming 'Venom' Movie in New Video

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Todd McFarlane- the legendary comic book artist behind the original character design of Venom- seems pretty hyped about how his creation will look in the upcoming Sony Pictures film starring Tom Hardy. In a new Facebook Live video, McFarlane praises the…
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Netflix's 'Dark Tourist' Debuts With 8 Episode Season

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Many people plan traditional summer vacations to places like Disney World, Hershey Park, the Jersey Shore, Hollywood, etc.  Most people do not plan visits to lakes made by nuclear blasts, haunted forests, or voodoo rituals, but not everyone is journalist…
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Jessica Lange is Back for 'American Horror Story' Season 8... and 'AHS' will be Back for Season 10

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American Horror Story's eighth season may be called Apocalypse... but today's news makes it seem like a better title may be Rebirth! In just one day, we've learned that fan-favorite and original star of the show, Jessica Lange, has returned to the series…
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Trailer Debuts for Chloë Sevigny's Lizzie Borden Film, 'Lizzie'

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In the world of true crime, fewer are more infamous than Lizzie Borden, the prime suspect in the axe murders of her father and stepmother. The upcoming film, Lizzie, aims to tell the story of what happened to a modern audience. The film stars Chloë…
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Alex Garland to Write and Produce Tech Murder Mystery Series Starring Sonoya Mizuno for FX

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Alex Garland- the visionary writer/director behind such films as Ex Machina and Annihilation- is set to focus his attention on the small screen for an upcoming technological thriller project with FX. Variety reports that FX has officially ordered…
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'Predator: Hunters II' Writer Chris Warner: The Horror News Network Interview

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If you were lucky enough to be in a comic shop in the summer of 1989, amid all of the X-Men and Batman titles on the shelves, was issue one of Dark Horse Comics' Predator.   The comic, released years before the eventual Predator 2, served as a direct…
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Rebecca Ferguson Lands Lead Role in New ‘Men In Black’ Film

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In an exclusive report by Deadline, it has been confirmed that Mission: Impossible Fallout's Rebecca Ferguson has just landed a key role in Sony Pictures’ Men In Black, also starring  Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson, Emma Thompson,…
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Zahn McClarnon to Play Crow Daddy in 'Doctor Sleep'

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Following yesterday’s update on the upcoming Stephen King adaptation, Variety has a report that Zahn McClarnon (Westworld) is set to play the villain called Crow Daddy in Doctor Sleep. Joining Ewan McGregor and Rebecca Ferguson in Warner Bros.’…
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The Red Band Trailer for 'Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich' is Here...and it is Bloody!

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Beginning in 1989, the Puppet Master franchise has insanely spawned nearly a dozen sequels, prequels and even a non-cannon crossover film in 2004's Puppet Master vs Demonic Toys starring Corey Feldman. Well, here we are in 2018 and we have a new addition…
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Lumbly, Essoe Announced for 'Shining' Sequel 'Doctor Sleep'

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The much-anticipated sequel to Stephen King's classic The Shining is starting to round into shape.  According to an exclusive report by Deadline, Carl Lumbly (A Cure for Wellness) and Alex Essoe (Dark Intentions) have signed on to the upcoming film Doctor…
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Buy / Wait / Rent: August 2018 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…
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New 'Terminator' Cast Shot Features Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis, and Natalia Reyes in Costume

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Terminator fans have been waiting 27 years to see Linda Hamilton return to her iconic role as Sarah Connor, and that moment is finally upon us! The official Twitter page for the untitled Terminator sequel just posted up an image of three of the film's…
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Brad Fuller Discusses the Future of the 'Friday the 13th' and 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' Films

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In an exclusive interview with SyFy Wire, co-owner of Platinum Dunes, Brad Fuller . explained why we haven't seen a new Friday the 13th or A Nightmare on Elm Street film lately, and why we may not be seeing either for the foreseeable future. Although…