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'The Early Days of McFarlane Toys': The Horror News Network Review

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If you grew up in the 90s, you couldn't make it through your childhood without having at least one encounter with one of the many products of McFarlane Toys. Whether it be their Ultra Action Figures of popular Spawn characters, their variety of Kiss and…

Shudder's 'Joe Bob's Red Christmas' Marathon Brings Horror to the Holidays

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The horror host with the most, Joe Bob Briggs, returns to Shudder on Friday, December 13 with an all-new Last Drive-In Special, appropriately titled for the holiday season as Joe Bob’s Red Christmas.  The triple feature will stream live at 9 p.m. (and…

Red-Band Trailer For 'The Grudge' Released by Sony

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Sony Pictures has released the red-band trailer for The Grudge, the latest attempt at a remake of the 2004 Japanese ghost feature Ju-On: The Grudge.  And just like the original, this film looks like it will creep the hell out of you (as well as give…

'The Conjuring 3' Gets Full Title and Official Synopsis

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Speaking of busting ghosts, according to Deadline the third film to be based on the paranormal investigations of Ed and Lorraine Warren now has its full title straight from Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It. The…

'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' Gets First Trailer

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Time to throw on those Proton Packs, Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for Ghosbusters: Afterlife, the first canon sequel to Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II from 1984 and 1989 respectively. Afterlife follows two children (Finn Wolfhard…

2000 AD's 'Defoe the Divisor' Writer Pat Mills and Artist Stewart Moore: The Horror News Network Interview

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Fans who grew up reading comic books in the 1980s are sure to recognize such 2000 AD staples such as the ABC Warriors, Strontium Dog, Slaine the Horned God, and the biggest export from the English weekly comic, Judge Dredd.   If you haven't been keeping…

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BBC Releases First Teaser of 'Dracula' Mini-Series

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As Count Dracula is continuously returning to life, so to are the adaptations of the original Bram Stoker novel. Today the British Broadcasting Corporation has released the first teaser for the new Dracula mini-series set to star Claes Bang as the Prince…

Exclusive Preview of Paul Jenkins and Frédéric Pham Chuong's Original Graphic Novel 'Scare City'

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While Halloween will always hold a special place in the hearts of every horror fan, the holiday is even more near and dear to children around the world.  Capitalizing on the all ages fun of the holiday, writer Paul Jenkins and artist Frédéric Pham…

2020's 'The Grudge' gets First Trailer

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We won't hold this one against you, today The Grudge reboot has premiered its first official trailer online via Sony Pictures Entertainment's YouTube channel. Based on the 2002 film Japanese film Ju-On: The Grudge, the 2004 remake simply titled The…

CBS Renews 'Evil' For Second Season

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CBS has announced the renewal of all five of their Fall first-year series including the horror program Evil. Created by Robert and Michelle King the series premiered on September 26, 2019. The series stars Katja Herbers, Mike Colter and Aasif Mandvi.…

'Hill House Comics' Joe Hill: The Horror News Network Interview

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When DC Comics and Joe Hill announced a partnership in the form of Hill House Comics, fans of horror comic books were naturally excited.  Hill's reputation in the world of comics (as the writer of one of the greatest horror comics in the history of the…

'The Lighthouse': The Horror News Network Review

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Nearly three years after his incredible debut with The Witch, writer/director Robert Eggers returns with another cinematic delight in The Lighthouse: a film that continues his focus on immersive, well-researched period pieces and advances his prowess…

New 'E! True Hollywood Story' Delves into Stories Behind Cursed Film Sets and the Annabelle Doll

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Legends about cursed film sets and the after-effects of starring in horror films involving devilish subjects have long been the stuff of Hollywood lore.This Sunday, E!'s True Hollywood Stories will examine how real these curses actually are with their…

'Destination Fear's' Dakota Laden, Chelsea Laden, and Tanner Wiseman: The Horror News Network Interview

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The amount of paranormal investigation programs (particularly on the Travel Channel) has exploded over the last two years.  On any given night, viewers can find TV shows that search for Aliens, Bigfoot, and all manner of ghosts, even outside of the Halloween…

'The Shelley Society' and 'The Brides' Coming From Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

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More works from Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa will be headed our way soon as Deadline is reporting that the creator will begin to shop his script for The Brides while his other new creation, The Shelley Society was just picked up by HBO Max. Focusing on a…

'Haunt': The Horror News Network Review

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Well, well, well…another new Halloween-themed film just in time for the frightful season! Writers/directors Scott Beck and Bryan Woods (A Quiet Place) bring us the Eli Roth produced Haunt. Haunt is set in college-town Carbondale, IL. We open on a college…

'Eli': The Horror News Network Review

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Back in the 70’s and 80’s “made-for tv” movies were all the rage and one that I will always remember was 1976’s The Boy in the Plastic Bubble starring John Travolta as Tod Lubitch, a boy born with a deficient immune system which prevented him…

Zack Snyder Shares 'Army of the Dead' Photo as Production Wraps

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It's said there's strength in numbers and this always goes both ways during the zombie apocalypse. At least this time the playing field is leveled in Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead that has just wrapped production according to his post on the social media…

'Zombieland 2: Double Tap' Finishes Third, 'The Addams Family' Drops to Fourth at Weekend Box Office

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Facing the continued success of the scariest clown this fall season (Joker) and a good ole' fashioned Disney witch (Maleficent: Mistress of Evil), Zombieland 2: Double Tap and The Addams Family had to settle for third and fourth place respectively at…

Trailer and Release Date Revealed for 'The Outsider'

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Set to debut January 12, 2020 on HBO, the official teaser trailer for The Outsider has been released. The preview, which is just over two minutes, gives viewers a glimpse of the building drama and suspense that they can expect in this 10-episode series. Based…

'The Simpsons' Annual 'Treehouse of Horror' Episode Includes Parodies of 'Stranger Things' and 'The Shape of Water'

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The Simpsons annual "Treehouse of Horror"episode not only hits some impressive milestones this year (number 30, or the much cooler looking roman numeral XXX, and the craftily-planned 666 episode in the longest running animated series in TV history), but…

ComiXology Announces Four New Horror Comic Series This October

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ComiXology (Amazon’s digital comic service) announced four new titles today in honor of every horror fan's favorite holiday: Halloween!  The three new creator-owned comiXology Originals include: two new graphic novels, Dracula: Son of the Dragon (written…

'Crawl' Director Alexandre Aja: The Horror News Network Interview

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Alexandre Aja quickly established himself as a household name in horror with 2003's High Tension, and he continued to make his mark on the genre with such releases as The Hills Have Eyes remake, Piranha 3D, and Horns. His latest film, Crawl, debuted…

'Crawl' Blu-Ray: The Horror News Network Review

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Director Alexandre Aja's Crawl is finally coming to Blu-Ray disc and DVD on Tuesday, October 15th. The film- which was produced by the legendary Sam Raimi- made a splash in theaters this past July, earning over $89 million against a $13.5 million budget…

Original Sheriff Leigh Brackett Actor to Return for 'Halloween Kills'

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It has been revealed that Charles Cyphers has been tapped to reprise his role as Haddonfield's sheriff Leigh Brackett in the upcoming sequel Halloween Kills. Cyphers starred in both the 1978 original Halloween and 1981 sequel, Halloween II. Currently…

'The Addams Family' Creeps Into Second Place at Weekend Box Office

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Families turned out for a dose of nostalgia this weekend in the form of yet another reboot of The Addams Family, which earned just over $30 million in its opening frame for a second place finish at the box office. Weekend audiences gave the film a B+…

'Maniac Cop' Coming to HBO

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According to Deadline, a reimagining of Maniac Cop has been greenlighted by HBO with Nicolas Winding Refn serving as both producer and director. Joining Refn on directorial duties will also be John Hyams. Maniac Cop is set in Los Angeles and is said…