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The Mummy to Kick Off Universal's Dark Universe Franchise

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To a new world of gods and monsters.....and now to a new cinematic universe as well.  In an effort to replicate the success of DC and Marvel, Universal Pictures has branded a name to the upcoming round of reboots and relaunches to its monster movie franchise: …
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James Wan to Produce 'Resident Evil' Movie Reboot, Greg Russo to Write Script

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Just days after announcing their plans for rebooting the Resident Evil movie franchise (and a week after Resident Evil: The Final Chapter hit blu-ray!), Constantin Film has announced some of the talent attached to the new project. Deadline reports that…
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Jordan Peele's Next Social Thriller to Hit Theaters in 2019

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Jordan Peele has been a busy guy since the tremendous success of his first film, Get Out. When we reported on his producer role in the upcoming HBO series, Lovecraft Country, we noted that Peele would also be writing and directing more thriller/horror…
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Constantin Film to Produce New 'Resident Evil' Reboot Movie

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Just four days after Resident Evil: The Final Chapter hit retail shelves on home video formats, Constantin Film has announced that they will be continuing the franchise in the form of an upcoming reboot movie. Constantin's board chairman,  Martin Moszkowicz,…
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Alien: Covenant Wins Weekend Box Office, But May Have a Tough Road Ahead

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According to current box office estimates, Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant narrowly beat out another set of "aliens" in the form of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 with a weekend gross of $36 million dollars.  Last week's champ (Guardians) finished with…
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Arnold Schwarzenegger On James Cameron's Upcoming 'Terminator' Film: "I'll Be Back!"

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Fans of The Terminator have a lot to look forward to these days! In January, we reported that the rights to the franchise will revert back to James Cameron in 2019, and that he will be producing a new film with Tim Miller (Deadpool) directing. In March,…

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Summer 2017 Box Office Slump Predicted: Will Horror Films Once Again Save the Day?

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Many news outlets are reporting the potential for a decline in ticket sales at the summer box office due to sequel fatigue, competition from streaming services, and an overall lower quality of blockbuster this summer.  While the tales of streaming killing…
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Michael Myers Will Not Be Supernaturally Immortal in New Halloween Movie

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We reported back in February that the next Halloween movie will be written by Danny McBride and David Gordon Green, and directed by Green. John Carpenter will serve as executive producer and he is considering composing the music for the film. Around…
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Stiched Author Mariah McCourt and Artist Aaron Alexovich: The Horror News Network Interview

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Graphic novel sales continue to grow at an unprecedented rate, and one of the fastest growing sub-groups is young female readers. Traditionally, teen girls were an important demographic for Manga sales, but in recent years the likes of  Raina Telgemeier…
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William Friedkin's Documentary, The Devil and Father Amorth, Acquired by LD Entertainment

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William Friedkin, the legendary director of 1973's The Exorcist is about to return to the subject matter which first shocked moviegoers nearly 45 years ago! Variety reports that LD Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to Friedkin's new real-life…
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Three Young Stars Added to The Strangers 2

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Just when you thought it was safe to answer the door, it just got less safe.  Deadline is reporting that Mad Men's Christina Hendricks along with Bailee Madison (Don't Be Afraid of the Dark) and Lewis Pullman (Aftermath) have just been cast in the upcoming…
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Fox's The Exorcist Renewed for Season Two

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With Fox's 2017 Upfronts just days away, the uncertain futures of a trio of horror television shows have been the source of speculation and uncertainty. On May 9th, Fox cancelled Sleepy Hollow after four seasons. The future of Scream Queens is still…
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Actor Michael Parks Dead at 77

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Michael Parks, who experienced a career renaissance in recent years, died Tuesday at the age of 77. Parks, a well known character actor with over 100 television and movie credits to his name, caught the attention of some of the best directors of the…
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Universal Releases Featurette on Tom Cruise's Stunts in The Mummy

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Universal has released a new featurette to Syfy Wire, which outlines all of the key ingredients Universal Monsters fans are looking for in the upcoming reboot of The Mummy: explosions, rocket launchers, ambulance crashes, and extended underwater breath…
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Doug Liman Cites '70s Horror Classics as Inspiration for Upcoming Justice League Movie

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Producer/Director Doug Liman (Swingers, The Bourne Identity, Edge of Tomorrow) has good news for comic book fans who are getting a little sick of the constant stream of paint by numbers, derivative superhero movies with cheesy jokes that have been flooding…
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Hellboy Reboot Planned with Director Neil Marshall and Stranger Things Star David Harbour

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Earlier this year, Hellboy creator Mike Mignola stated on twitter that Hellboy 3 was not going to move forward with original series director Guillermo del Toro.  At that time, it was assumed that this meant an end to the lovable red devil on the silver…
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Cullen Bunn Talks "The Unsound"

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Cullen Bunn is one of the busiest comic writers in the world today. His work has been seen literally everywhere including huge titles like X-Men, Captain America and Star Wars. Working on those high profile comics haven’t stopped him from doing what…
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New Clip Unveiled for UFO Documentary, Unacknowledged

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IMDb took to Twitter today to share a clip from the upcoming UFO documentary entitled Unacknowledged. Opening with the teaser line, "Roswell was not the beginning," the clip gives viewers a brief look at what the film will be about. You can watch the…
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Todd McFarlane Provides Status Update on Spawn Movie Script

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Todd McFarlane, the legendary comic book artist and co-founder of Image Comics, took to the internets to provide a status update for fans on the upcoming Spawn movie. Using a webcam that appears to have been released the same year as Spawn #1, McFarlane…
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Incredible New Trailer Released for Blade Runner 2049

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Warner Bros. Pictures have just released an amazing new trailer for Blade Runner 2049 which perfectly captures the world of the original 1982 film. Between the sets, the characters, and the music, fans will feel right at home with this exciting piece…
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Spike Reveals New Trailer for The MIST

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Last night at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, Spike gave viewers a preview of what to expect when The MIST premieres on June 22nd. The sixty-second teaser trailer is titled ‘Destruction’ and shows a town plunged into utter chaos when an eerie, dense…
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Universal Monsters Fans Deserve Their Very Own La La Land

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Damien Chazelle's incredible La La Land was the product of a young writer/director who tapped into his love and knowledge of classic films and musicals to craft a modern story which mixes the best of both worlds. He showed promise with the script for 10…
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New "IT" Trailer Shows Us More of the Losers Club

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A new trailer has dropped for the reboot of Stephen King's alien-monster tale It and while it only shows a brief glimpse of that naughty dancing clown Pennywise, we're treated to a closer look at the "losers club" as they encounter something evil in The…
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Haunted Mansion Restaurant Coming to Walt Disney World?

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I'm not usually big on rumors (or reporting on them) but when the rumors concern the jumping-off point for my initial love of horror as a young boy, Disney's The Haunted Mansion attraction, I make an exception. The Orlando Weekly reported this week…
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New Characters Revealed for MTV's Scream Season 3 Reboot

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We reported late last month that MTV is going in an entirely new direction for Season Three of it's Scream television series. It's showrunner, storyline, and entire cast will be abandoned in favor of a new direction charted by Queen Latifah and Flavor…
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Ryan Murphy Releases Production Art for American Horror Story Season Seven

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One thing Ryan Murphy can never be accused of is not fueling his fan base's need for clues to his American Horror Story franchise. Murphy recently put up this image on his instagram account, sending his rabid fans into their usual hysterics. The…
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Plot Details for The Conjuring 2 Spin-off The Nun Revealed

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The plot synopsis for the Conjuring 2 spin-off The Nun is no longer "none" of your business! According to Variety, "The story centers on a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania taking her own life, with a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate…

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