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NEON Lands Rights to 'Possessor'

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Deadline has a report that NEON has landed the U.S. rights to Brandon Cronenberg’s Possessor. Entertainment distribution label Well Go USA will handle the home release. Possessor had its premiere at the Sundance Film Festical on January 25, 2020.…

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' Resumes Pre-Production Remotely

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In a slight shift of events in Hollywood, Variety is reporting that Disney and Marvel are moving forward with pre-production on Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness but remotely with hope that cameras will start rolling in June. After the announcement…

'The Walking Dead' Season Finale Halted Due to Coronavirus

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The Coronavirus has taken its toll on another horror staple: It was reported that The Walking Dead is ending its season sooner than expected. A statement from AMC, as reported by TVLine, says the show's current season "will end with its 15th episode…

The Look of Horror - Checking Out Charlton's Eeriest Artists

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When you consider picking up a horror comic, what's the first thing that comes to your feverish little mind (after the title character, of course)? Probably who wrote it. Does the writer have a good track record of spine-chilling, blood-curdling tales…

David Harbour Speaks Out on 'Hellboy' Flop

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The actor behind the macabre makeup in last year's Hellboy reboot recently expressed his views on why the film did so poorly. David Harbour, of Stranger Things and Black Widow fame, said during an Instagram interview that he thought the R-rated reboot…

Filmmaker Stuart Gordon Passes at Age 72

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A pioneer of experimental theater in the late 1960's, Stuart Gordon will best be remembered for his contributions to our beloved horror genre. Gordon rose to prominence in 1985 when he partnered with his friend/producer Brian Yuzna on an adaptation of…

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'The New Mutants' Teaser Scares Ahead of Release

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As if growing up isn't scary enough, The New Mutants looks to take a horrifying turn for the world of mutants, people with powerful abilities who can use them for good as well as evil, in the latest teaser for the upcoming release showing these youngsters…

Steven A. Roman Talks 'From the Stars…a Vampiress: An Unauthorized Guide to Vampirella's Classic Horror Adventures'

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The year was 1969. Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. The Beatles recorded their final album. And crashing to Earth aboard a damaged spacecraft was a lone survivor of a dead planet who discovered that the sustenance she needed in…

Buy / Wait / Rent: March 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…

'The Invisible Man' Appears to Grab the Top Spot at Weekend Box Office

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Although this week's box office headline may surprise you, be assured that no words such as "disappointment", "disaster", or "bomb" have been erased by the horrorvirus that has impacted this year's box office.  Believe your eyes; The Invisible Man is…

Sony Pictures Unleashes 'Monster Hunter' Teaser Posters Featuring Milla Jovovich and Tony Jaa

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Pretty soon, the Resident Evil film series won't be the only thing out there made by Sony Pictures, based on a video game by Capcom, directed by Paul W.S. Andersen, and starring Milla Jovovich. All parties will soon return for a new film based on the…

Early 'The Invisible Man' Success Leads to Blumhouse First-Look Deal for Leigh Whannel

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Ever since bursting onto the horror scene in 2004 with Saw, writer/director/producer/actor Leigh Whannel has been a prominent figure of the genre. But the early success of The Invisible Man has increased the multi-talented entertainer's visibility with…

Todd McFarlane Creates First Time Ever Spawn, Spider-Man Cover for Overstreet Price Guide

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When it comes to comic book artwork, Todd McFarlane's work on Spider-Man and Spawn titles belong in an elite category with few peers. The artist broke barriers with his updated look on Spidey, and he continues to cross milestones with Issue #301 of Spawn…

'Ice Cream Man' Comic Being Adapted on Quibi

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for the Ice Cream Man because now the Image Comics horror series is getting an official adaptation on Quibi, according to Deadline. An upcoming American short-form mobile video platform, Quibi's start date is set…

Syfy Orders Series Based on George Romero's 'Day of the Dead'

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Huge news out of the land of the undead today.  According to The Wrap, Syfy has ordered a new television series to be "based" on George A. Romero's 1985 classic Day of the Dead.  While this appears on the surface to be great news for zombie fans, there…

Netflix Gains Rights to ‘Red Rose’ Series

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Adding to its expanding library of content, Deadline has reported that Netflix has obtained national and international rights to Red Rose, the horror drama that originally aired on the British Broadcasting Corporation. The storyline follows a group…

Casting News for CW's 'The Lost Boys' Series

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News about the CW pushing out a series reboot of the 1987 classic The Lost Boys has been swirling since at least 2016 with several announcements of pilots ordered and casting developments; well, this time traction actually seems to be being made. We announced…

Trailer Revealed for 'Candyman'

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Universal Pictures has released the trailer for their highly anticipated reimagining of Candyman. The film is directed by Nia DaCosta, with Ian Cooper, Win Rosenfeld and Jordan Peele serving as producers. The screenplay was completed by Peele, Rosenfeld…

Rebecca Breeds Lands Titular Role in 'Clarice'

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Deadline is reporting that Rebecca Breeds has been cast as the lead in the upcoming CBS crime drama pilot Clarice. The series is set in 1993 and picks up a year after the events that unfolded in The Silence of the Lambs. Clarice follows untold stories…

Macaulay Culkin joins 'American Horror Story' Season 10

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Apparently being left Home Alone as a child wasn't scary enough for Macaulay Culkin who has been cast in American Horror Story's tenth season. He must be thirsty for more according to Deadline. Coming off its highly rated ninth season in AHS: 1984,…

Shudder's Documentary Series 'Cursed Films' Debuts in April

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Horror films have a long history of supposedly haunted or cursed productions, adding to the mythology of such staples as The Exorcist and The Omen. This April a new Shudder original series Cursed Films (written and directed by Jay Cheel of How to Build…

A24 Reveals Special Ash Wednesday Trailer for 'Saint Maud'

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A24 revealed a special Ash Wednesday promo trailer for their upcoming feature Saint Maud. From the looks of the preview the film fits perfectly with the A24’s other psychological films such as Hereditary and The Witch. Written and directed by Rose Glass,…

First Season of 'Creepshow' Will Air on AMC

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Deadline is reporting that the first season of Creepshow will air on AMC just before the second season comes to Shudder. “There’s absolute crossover between the brand and the content on some of our linear channels and OTT services,” AMC COO Ed…

HNN Coverage of NY Toy Fair 2020: Funko, McFarlane Toys and Others

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On Saturday, February 22nd, HNN staff members Larry and Sean invaded the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan once again for New York Toy Fair 2020!  The biggest and most influential brands in the collectible toy industry show off their latest products,…

HNN Coverage of NY Toy Fair 2020: Trick or Treat Studios

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On Saturday, February 22nd, HNN staff members Larry and Sean invaded the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan once again for New York Toy Fair 2020!  The biggest and most influential brands in the collectible toy industry show off their latest products,…

Hasbro's Classic 'The Real Ghostbusters' Action Figures to Return to Store Shelves

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Retro reissues of popular toys from the 1980s are all the rage these days, and the king of supernatural action figures is about to rise from the grave! Hasbro announced that they will reanimate their classic lineup of toys based on the iconic animated…

Official Poster and Teaser Clip for 'Candyman' Arrives

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Horror fans around the world are delighted as just hours ago the official Candyman Twitter page revealed the first poster and even a short teaser clip of the upcoming film. Better yet, a full trailer has been announced for this Thursday. While there…