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Marilyn Manson Records 'The Lost Boys' Soundtrack Staple 'Cry Little Sister'

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When The Lost Boys was released in late July of 1987, it brought slews of teenagers to the theaters.  When those teenagers left the theater, they headed straight for their local record store and purchased the hit soundtrack to the film to continue the…
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'Hereditary's' Second Weekend Holds Up at Box Office

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Much has been written about the polarizing effect that A24's Hereditary has had on the horror community (and many predicted a sharp decline at the box office after the first weekend), but Ari Aster's creepy take on family dynamics and satanism is still…
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'Lucifer' Picked Up By Netflix After Fox Cancellation

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, Fox's Lucifer just got a new lease on life courtesy of streaming giant Netflix.  It is not clear when the series will return for a fourth season, or how many episodes it will consist of, but Lucifer fans can rest…
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Upcoming Season of 'American Horror Story' to Feature a Crossover

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American Horror Story showrunner Ryan Murphy announced on Twitter that the next season of the show will be a crossover between season one’s Murder House and season three’s Coven. https://twitter.com/MrRPMurphy/status/1007361446093586432 Murder…
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'The Nun' Gets in the Habit with First Trailer

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Just in from The Hollywood Reporter, the first trailer for upcoming horror movie The Nun, a spin-off in The Conjuring universe, has been released by Warner Bros. When a young nun takes her own life at an abbey in Romania, a priest with a haunted…
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Jordan Peele Bringing 'Gargoyles' Back to Life?

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Perhaps Jordan Peele is serious about not acting anymore?  Following the sketch comedy veteran's wildly successful directorial debut (2017's box office smash Get Out), Peele apparently now has his sights set on tackling a cult 90's cartoon.  According…

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'The House That Jack Built' Trailer Showcases a Deranged Serial Killer

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Is The House That Jack Built the new American Psycho? Judge for yourself as Zentropa Productions revealed the official trailer for The House that Jack Built, a film about a serial killer starring Matt Dillon as the lead character Jack. The story line…
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First Look and Release Date for 'Suspiria' Reboot

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The horror world has been abuzz for a few years now with talk of the remake of Dario Argento's 1977 classic Suspiria and we now have our first look at Dakota Johnson as Susie Bannion as well as a firm release date for the film. According to Deadline,…
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Margot Kidder Dead at 69

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We have some sad news to announce today as Deadline is reporting that Margot Kidder has passed away at her Montana home at 69 years of age. Known to genre fans for such classics as Black Christmas and The Amityville Horror, Kidder Kidder appeared in…
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'iZombie' Renewed by The CW for a Fifth Season

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Not all the news was bad today for horror fans, as The CW announced via twitter that iZombie has been renewed for a fifth season. https://twitter.com/CWiZombie/status/995091184497258496 Rose McIver, who portrays the lead character Olivia Moore on…
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'The Exorcist' and 'Lucifer' Television Series Canceled by Fox

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Today is a dark day for fans of Fox's supernatural television offerings. The network just announced that The Exorcist has been cancelled after two seasons, and Lucifer has been cancelled after three seasons. The first season of Jeremy Slater's The…
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Sony Releases Trailer for 'Searching'- A Thriller Told Through POV of John Cho's Computer

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John Cho last entertained horror audiences in Season Two of The Exorcist. This summer, he'll return to suspenseful territory with Sony Pictures' Searching, a missing person thriller with an interesting visual twist. In the movie, David Kim's (Cho) daughter…
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Fox Unveils Official Teaser Trailer for 'The Predator'

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Some lucky fans got a sneak peak at some footage from director Shane Black's upcoming film, The Predator at CinemaCon late last month, and now the rest of us get to see what all the fuss is about! Featuring clips which fit the description of what was…
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A24 Will Produce ‘Hereditary’ Director Ari Aster's Next Horror Film

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Hereditary isn't even out yet, but according to Deadline, A24 "... is re-teaming with Hereditary helmer Ari Aster to produce and fully finance his next untitled horror project, sources said. The film will be A24’s largest production to date, with…
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Jordan Peele Teases Next Film: 'Us'

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Without giving anything in the way of details, Jordan Peele (Get Out, Key & Peele) has piqued the curiosity of film fans everywhere with a post from his Twitter account of what is apparently his next movie. Titled Us, the art features two human heads…
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Fiona Dourif Lands Recurring Role in 'The Purge' Series

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Deadline is reporting that Fiona Dourif has been tapped for a recurring role in the upcoming Purge series. Dourif will portray the cult leader “Tavis,” a character that is adored be her many followers. Dourif is known for playing the role of “Nica…
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John Krasinski Says 'A Quiet Place' Sequel May Explore Lives of Other Survivors

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John Krasinski, the writer/director/star of this year's breakout hit, A Quiet Place, just hinted that the sequel may not follow the Abbott family of the the original film. Instead, the movie could take place during the same time frame as the first one…
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Hulu to Develop Wattpad's 'Light as a Feather' Into Series

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The streaming services continue to break new ground in this brave new world.  According to Deadline, Hulu will be developing the supernatural thriller Light as a Feather into a 10-episode straight-to-series project.  This continues the trend of media…
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Netflix Renews ‘Santa Clarita Diet’ for a Third Season

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Right from Deadline, Netflix has greenlit a third season for Santa Clarita Diet, the dark comedy television series starring Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant. Set to be 10 episodes, the third season of SCD is slated to launch in 2019. The entire…
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'The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31': The Horror News Network Review

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In 1982 John Carpenter unleashed a horror film that chilled viewers bones and took paranoia to an unseen level. Set in the harsh weather backdrop of Antarctica, a group of researchers are attacked by a hostile shape-shifting alien. The Thing boasted…
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John Lithgow Will Portray Jud Crandall in 'Pet Sematary' Remake

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According to a report from EW, John Lithgow will play friendly country neighbor Jud Crandall in the new film adaptation of Stephen King’s Pet Sematary. Lithgow will join actor Jason Clarke (Zero Dark Thirty, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) in the…
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Good Deed Launches Genre Label Cranked Up Films

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Just in from Variety, a new genre-focused label, to be called Cranked Up Films, will be launched by Good Deed Entertainment. CUF is set to focus mainly on high-concept horror, science fiction and speculative fiction that has elements of the supernatural…
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Joe Dante to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Fantasia International Film Festival

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Joe Dante is a filmmaker that is near and dear to horror fans worldwide, especially those that grew up in the 1980's. The programmers of the Fantasia International Film Festival also seem to agree (as published in the official press release), as they…
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'Wildling': The Horror News Network Review

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Someone recently asked if I’d seen the film Wildling yet and I asked if Yrgitte was in it. Bad Game of Thrones joke aside, I tracked Wildling down on iTunes and gave it a watch over the weekend after the wife and kids were safely tucked into their…
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‘Swamp Thing’ Series Coming to DC Streaming Service in 2019

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, a live-action Swamp Thing TV series "...has landed a script-to-series order at DC Universe, the upcoming DC-branded streaming service." The series will be "Based on the DC Comics characters created by Len Wein…
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'Happy Death Day 2' Announces Additional Cast Members

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Following the smashing box office success of 2017's Blumhouse Production Happy Death Day, the inevitable sequel is starting to round into shape.  After raking in close to $115 million on an estimated $4.8 million budget, the sequel will see the main…
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Horror News Network's Summer 2018 Horror Movie Preview

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In recent years, studios have loaded up their summer release schedules with a wide range of horror films.  This was never more apparent than in 2016 when Lights Out, Don't Breathe, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Purge: Election Year,  and the Conjuring 2 made…