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'Ghostbusters' Sequel to be Laden with Practical Effects Over CGI

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Dan Aykroyd dropped more hints regarding the upcoming Ghostbusters sequel that is sure to excite fans all over the world. During an interview with 660 News the comedy actor revealed the creators of the upcoming film are sticking to the use of practical…

Official Teaser Trailer Arrives for 'Terminator: Dark Fate'

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Much to the delight of genre fans everywhere, Paramount Pictures released the official trailer for Terminator: Dark Fate today. The preview introduces us to not only one but two new war machines courtesy of Skynet. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton…

Shudder Renews 'The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs' for a Second Season

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It looks like Joe Bob Briggs' retirement will have to wait a little longer, as Shudder announced today (via an official press release) that they have renewed The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs for a second season. Shudder General Manager Craig…

'Blood on Black Wax: Horror Soundtracks on Vinyl' Authors Jeff Szpirglas and Aaron Lupton: The Horror News Network Interview

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One of the hottest collectibles in recent years for fans of horror films have been the numerous limited edition re-issues of classic horror film soundtracks with new cover art and deluxe packaging.  This trend also sent many fans back to their local…

André Øvredal to Direct Stephen King's 'The Long Walk'

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André Øvredal (The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark) has been tapped to direct the screen adaptation of Stephen King's 1979 novel 'The Long Walk'. According to Deadline, Øvredal will direct the film for New Line, which already…

New Coke to Return This Summer in Partnership with 'Stranger Things 3'

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Nothing says "1980's" quite like sugary special edition beverages and massive pop culture franchises. There once was a time- before all those pesky healthy foods initiatives!- where kids could find all their favorite animated characters on nearly every…

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‘Ash & Bone’ adds Scout Taylor-Compton to Cast

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Straight from Deadline, Scout Taylor-Compton, who played Laurie Strode in Rob Zombie’s 2007 remake of Halloween and its 2009 sequel, is set to star in the upcoming thriller Ash and Bone. Also having starred in long-running series Nashville, Taylor-Compton…

IllFonic Releases Reveal Trailer for 'Predator: Hunting Grounds' on Playstation 4

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IllFonic- the studio behind the recent Friday the 13th video game- are headed back into the forest... but this time they're in search of a different kind of slasher! Their next game is based on the 1987 Arnold Schwarzenegger classic, Predator; and they…

Teaser Trailer for 'It: Chapter 2' is Here!

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The wait is over! Horror fans have been eagerly anticipating any sort visual for Andy Muschietti's follow-up to the 2017 blockbuster It and now it's here.  Set 27 years after the events of the first film, the beloved "Losers Club" are all adults now…

Ghostface Coming to 'Dead by Daylight'

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Morf_UK, a Twitch streamer stumbled upon the latest addition to the survival horror game Dead by Daylight and it’s the masked slasher from the Scream series Ghostface. The leak occurred due to a wrong update being released to the Xbox One version which…

Another New Pilot Ordered by The CW for 'The Lost Boys'

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It's almost been three years now that we've been reporting about The Lost Boys coming to television and it seems like getting this thing going is as daunting a task as getting that New Mutants movie released.  Earlier this year The CW had a pilot filmed…

'What We Do In The Shadows' Renewed for a Second Season on FX

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Fans of FX's vampire mockumentary series What We Do in the Shadows will soon be flapping for joy, as the series based on Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement’s 2014 film has been renewed for a second season (as reported by Variety).  Nick Grad (president…

A 'Hellraiser' Reboot is Coming...

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Apparently, the folks at Spyglass Media Group have such sights to show us. Deadline has reported that Spyglass, a new independent content company launched on March 13th by former MGM boss Gary Barber and Lantern Entertainment, has announced today that…

'The Evil Down the Street' Writer/Producer Craig Ahrens: The Horror News Network Interview

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Last Wednesday, May 1st, Amazon Prime released the demonic possession thriller The Evil Down the Street to all of their subscribers.  The debut on the streaming service represents a major milestone for the independent film, a project from production…

'Ghost Adventures' Zak Bagans Purchases Rocking Chair from Famous Warren's Case

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Ghost Adventures' Zak Bagans has a reputation for acquiring famous haunted objects for his Las Vegas museum, including the infamous Dybbuk Box, Jack Kevorkian's van, and pieces of the since destroyed “Demon House". According to Newsweek, Bagan's…

Official Trailer Arrives for 'Crawl'

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As if hurricanes weren't frightening enough, Paramount Pictures upped the ante by adding a killer alligator in the official trailer for their upcoming feature Crawl. The preview exploded on the scene and has racked up almost 6 million views in just over…

Buy / Wait / Rent: May 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 Rider' and 'Helstrom' Coming to Hulu

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Deadline announced today that both Ghost Rider and Hellstorm will have their own series next year on Hulu. What initially sounded like a horror comic book fans dream come true may quickly turn sour as the devil is (or in this case isn’t) in the details. The…

Classic Universal Monsters Coming to Halloween Horror Nights

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Per an announcement from the resorts' web site, Universal's classic monsters will come to life in this year's Halloween Horror Nights mazes at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort in CA and FL respectively. Based on the premier…

Official Trailer for Indie Horror Film 'The Evil Down the Street' Released

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CRA Entertainment and Indie Rights today released the official trailer for the new horror thriller, The Evil Down the Street.  The film will premiere on Amazon Prime later this week.  The full trailer can be seen below. The Evil Down the Street,…

'Scary Stories' Director Cody Meirick: The Horror News Network Interview

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2019 is shaping up to be quite a year for Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark book series.  Not only is the much loved (and maligned) series from the 1980's being adapted into a major motion picture by producer Guillermo…

Rob Zombie Provides Updates About '3 From Hell'

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Rob Zombie's highly anticipated sequel to The Devil's Rejects (naturally entitled 3 From Hell) has been shrouded in mystery since Zombie announced the project.  Luckily, for fans of the director, Zombie has begun to release some information about 3 From…

Sigourney Weaver Surprises High School Cast of 'Alien: The Play' During Encore Performance

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In the age of corporate sponsored education reform, endless permission slips, and relentless standardized testing (where some of the companies churning out all these tests and workbooks can be more ruthlessly capitalistic than the Weyland-Yutani Corporation…

Upcoming 'Swamp Thing' Series Gets Teaser Trailer

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Now streaming on YouTube, DC Universe has released the first teaser trailer for their upcoming live-action Swamp Thing series starring Derek Mears as the man-turned-monster and can be seen here... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBOwfP7LqLw This…

Sequel to 'Along Came the Devil' Now Filming

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Deadline has learned that the sequel to 2018’s Along Came the Devil is current shooting in Georgia. Jason Devan will serve as director and co-writer along with his wife Heather Devan in the film from Gravitas Ventures. The sequel sees the return…

James Wan & Gary Dauberman to Bring Stephen King's 'Salem's Lot' to the Big Screen

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James Wan and Gary Dauberman- the creative team behind numerous entries in The Conjuring cinematic universe- are setting their sights on world of vampires. Their latest project involves bringing Stephen King's 1975 classic novel, Salem's Lot to the silver…

'The Curse of La Llorona' Weeps All the Way to Number One at Weekend Box Office

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The Curse of La Llorona didn't have any problem scaring the competition away at this weekend's box office, finishing first with a estimated $26.5 million. La Llorona acted as perfect counter-programming to the new family and religious based films that…