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'Guillermo del Toro Presents Ten After Midnight' to Call New Netflix Toronto Production Hub Home

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Netflix's operations are expanding in Canada, and Guillermo del Toro Presents Ten After Midnight will be one of the streaming giant's first projects in a brand new production hub. Deadline reports that the company, "will lease four sound stages along…

Sid and Marty Krofft's 'The Banana Splits' are Getting the Horror Treatment Courtesy of Syfy

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If you grew up in the late 1960s and early '70s, you may have fond memories of a couple of "rock and roll animals" named the Banana Splits.  With a catchy jingle that will stay with you for days, the Splits burst onto tv screens in 1968, and ushered…

WizKids is Bringing Japanese Horror Game 'Hako Onna' to America

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This past weekend at the prestigious Toy Fair New York, I had the opportunity to sit down with Jessa Morgen of WizKids for an exclusive discussion about their upcoming American release of Hako Onna - a Japanese horror game that is currently in it's fourth…

HNN's Coverage of The 2019 New York Toy Fair

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HNN's Larry Dwyer and Sean McLaughlin once again invaded the Jacob Javitz Center in Manhattan for Toy Fair New York, the annual international convention of toy manufacturers, distributors and retailers.  And once again, all horror fans have a LOT to…

'Happy Death Day 2U' Finishes Fifth at Weekend Box Office

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While many predicted a better showing for Happy Death Day 2U, the film ended up in fifth place at the weekend box office with roughly $10 million in ticket sales ($13.5 since it was released on Wednesday).  This total is $16 million less than the original…

'Happy Death Day 2U': The Horror News Network Review

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Sequels are tough to pull off in any genre, but pulling off a sequel in the horror genre is an even more difficult feat.  Most horror films were not originally intended to be franchises even though they often spiral into them (Halloween, Friday the 13th,…

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The Old and New Gods Prepare for Battle in 'American Gods' Season Two Trailer

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Starz adaptation of Neil Gaiman's hit novel depicting a battle between the gods of mythology and the gods of modern life is set to return for its second season on March 10, promising us an ole' fashioned show down! If you have been waiting for a sneak…

2019 Oscar Nominations Ignore Horror Films After Incredible Wins in 2018

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Did you think that The Shape of Water's and Get Out's big wins at the Academy Awards last year meant that horror movies would finally be getting a fair shake during awards season? Think again! The 2019 Oscar nominations are out, and the horror genre…

Edgar Wright's Next Film Will be a Psychological Horror-thriller

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In a recent interview with Empire Online, writer/director Edgar Wright spilled the beans on his latest feature and lucky for genre fans it’s horror! The award-winning creator went on to say that his next film will be psychological horror-thriller citing Don’t…

HNN Staff Discuss Top Horror Films and Highlights of 2018

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With 2018 in the rear view mirror, now is the perfect time to discuss and analyze the top moments of the year for horror.  HNN's Christine, Larry and Sean discuss their feelings on the top movies of 2018 for the genre, along with what they feel are the…

‘Snowflake (Schneeflockchen)’ (2018): The Horror News Network Review

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Snowflake, or titled in German Schneeflockchen, is one of the best films I have seen over the last two years. At the heart of it, it is a passion project driven by a group of talented minds that took a long, long time to finally come together. As I watched…

'Glass' Proves to Be Breakable at Weekend Box Office

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M. Night Shyamalan's Glass entered the Martin Luther King weekend with some lofty expectations, as some estimates placed the film's debut in the $60 to $70 million range.  Unfortunately, that Glass wasn't shatter-proof, as the latest twist-filled film…

The Original Horror Book Store Dark Delicacies Needs Your Help

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Dark Delicacies has been a staple for horror fans and creators in the Los Angeles area since founders Del and Sue Howison opened the doors in 1994.  The shop quickly became known as a place for writers, artists, and filmmakers to not only sell their…

Mysterious New Trailer Released for 'Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase' Starring Sophia Lillis of 'It'

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Sophia Lillis recently delighted horror fans in both It and Sharp Objects, and now she's back solving small town mysteries as the iconic Nancy Drew in her very own film! Ellen DeGeneres serves as producer of the upcoming movie, and she debuted a new…

'Unsolved Mysteries' Revival Headed to Netflix

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Unsolved Mysteries, one of the first series on television to profile true crime and paranormal cases before the advent of reality of tv and 24 hour cable stations, is about to return to the airwaves.  The series new home will be streaming giant Netflix,…

'WNUF Halloween Special''s Chris LaMartina Discusses Sequel

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A little over four years ago, I stumbled across a DVD titled WNUF Halloween Special. This film plays itself as a lost VHS recording of a live Halloween newscast from 1987 complete with grainy "taped-over" VHS quality and wacky 80's commercials; you can…

Nick Castle Comments on His Future in the 'Halloween' Franchise

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In a recent interview with Collider, Michael Myers star Nick Castle said he would love to return for a cameo appearance in a future Halloween sequel, especially if familiar cast and crew, namely Jamie Lee Curtis and John Carpenter, come back as well. With…

Official Trailer Arrives for Unsettling Space Thriller 'High Life'

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To the delight of many space horror fans, A24 has revealed the official trailer for their upcoming film High Life. Directed by Claire Denis, the film stars Robert Pattinson, Andre Benjamin, Juliette Binoche, and Mia Goth. High Life follows a group…

Anne Hathaway Joins ‘The Witches’

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Deadline is reporting that Anne Hathaway had nabbed the role of the grand high witch in Robert Zameckis’ upcoming movie, The Witches. Written by Roald Dahl, The Witches featured art by Quentin Blake and was published by Jonathan Cape in 1983. The…

Syfy Cancels 'Channel Zero' Anthology

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Fans of Syfy's horror anthology Channel Zero got some bad news today, as the network cancelled the series after four seasons.  Creator Nick Antosca broke the news on instagram stating that "I loved making this show and I would have loved to do more……

Jason Reitman to Co-Write & Direct Sequel to Original 'Ghostbusters' Series

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Fasten your seat belts, because the Ecto-1 is about to ride again! Entertainment Weekly reports that Jason Reitman will direct a sequel to 1984's Ghostbusters and 1989's Ghostbusters III, based on a script co-written by Reitman and Gil Kenan (Monster…

Official Trailer Arrives for 'Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes'

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Netflix just released the official trailer for Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. The two-minute trailer gives an inside look at America’s most notorious serial killer with video clips, interviews, and more. The documentary is created…

'Escape Room' Continues to Impress at Weekend Box Office

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Adam Robitel’s Escape Room continued to defy expectations, finishing fifth at the weekend box office with an additional $8.9 million for a total of $32.5 million so far. The film picked up where it left off last week, maintaining its theater count…

New 'Walking Dead' Teaser Trailer Introduces The Whisperers’ Leaders; Alpha and Beta

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Straight from IGN comes an exclusive teaser trailer in preparation for the February return of The Walking Dead. The Whisperers are front and center in the trailer giving a clear view of their leaders; Alpha (Samantha Morton) and Beta (Sons of Anarchy's…

'Nightcrawler' Alums Jake Gyllenhaal & Dan Gilroy Paint a Horrifying Picture in New Trailer for 'Velvet Buzzsaw'

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Writer/director Dan Gilroy and leading man Jake Gyllenhaal first showed us their collective dark side with 2014's Nightcrawler. Set in the seedy underworld of Los Angeles, the subversive crime thriller became an instant critical darling and earned about…

'Evil' Pilot Coming to CBS

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According to Deadline, CBS has ordered a pilot for the religion-themed supernatural show Evil. The series comes from Golden Globe Award and Emmy Award-nominated writer/producers Robert and Michelle King who are best known for their series In Justice,…

'Alien: Blackout' Announced For Mobile Devices

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Following up on our coverage of the big Alien franchise announcement from earlier this week, apparently the best was yet to come.  After two rather cryptic (but cool!) tweets hinted at a new project about to be unleashed featuring Amanda Ripley, the…