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New 'Elvira's House of Horrors' Pinball Machine Released by Stern Pinball

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Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, is ready to enter the dark confines of pool halls, arcades, and collector’s homes everywhere this Halloween season with the announcement of her third pinball game, Elvira’s House of Horrors from Stern Pinball. The…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'Halloween' Panel with Danielle Harris and Don Shanks

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Horror goddess Danielle Harris and Michael Myers himself in Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers, Don Shanks joined CT HorrorFest organizer Christine Caprilozzi on stage for a panel September 14th at the horror convention. The duo talked about…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'Hellraiser' Panel with Doug Bradley, Nicholas Vince, Barbie Wilde, and Simon Bamford

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One of the many big draws for fans attending CT HorrorFest 2019 was the programming schedule. Horror mavens flocked to the panel room at 5:15 p.m. on September 14th to see the Cenobites discuss Hellraiser. CT HorrorFest staffer Mike Simonetta prepared…

CT HorrorFest 2019’s ‘Saw’ Panel with Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith and Sean Patrick Flanery

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On Saturday, September 14th, CT HorrorFest invaded the Naugatuck Events Center in Naugatuck, CT for a day that was chock full of horror mayhem and merriment.  The final event of the night was a panel and audience Q&A session with three members of…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'An American Werewolf in London' Panel with David Naughton

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On Saturday September 14th, CT HorrorFest 6 rocked the Naugatuck Events Center in Naugatuck, CT.  We were proud to present the An American Werewolf in London panel with the star of the classic horror film, David Naughton.  On the brink of the movie's…

CT HorrorFest 2019's Adult and Kids Costume Contests Feature Original Designs and Horror Favorites

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CT HorrorFest 2019 kicked off its schedule of panels on Saturday at the Naugatuck Event Center with costume contests where the best dressed attendees could take home one of six incredible cash prizes. First up was the kids costume contest, which featured…

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First Trailer for Shudder's 'Creepshow' Series Unveiled at SDCC 2019

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The hits just keep on coming from SDCC 2019.  Shudder just unveiled the first trailer for their upcoming series Creepshow, based on the iconic 1982 film by Stephen King and George A. Romero.  This time, Hollywood heavyweights and horror staples such…

Checking In With Legion M’s Terri Lubaroff at SDCC

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Horror News Network caught up with Legion M’s Chief Operating Officer and head of content, Terri Lubaroff. We discussed the power of the fans in selection of their content, the presence of Legion M, and specific movies “Mandy,” “Memory: The Origins…

'IT' Director Andy Muschietti Would Like to Remake 'The Howling'

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While we generally don’t post news like this unless the project is being developed, we had to make an exception this time. Last night At New Line’s ScareDiego session of IT Chapter Two, director Andy Muschietti was asked what horror film he’d like…

'The Hole in the Ground': The Horror News Network Review

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Last year, I remember seeing an Irish short film titled Ghost Train (available on YouTube) and being very impressed with the atmosphere created by the director, Lee Cronin. I’m no film maker but I have to believe that it’s not easy to create not only…

Comic-Con: Carnival Row Activation

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A massive onsite activation was on display for attendees of San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) for the new Amazon Prime Video show “Carnival Row.” The show is a Victorian fantasy where immigrant creatures and humans coexist, although not in a friendly way.…

Final 'It Chapter Two' Trailer Released

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If you have been anxiously awaiting the final full length trailer and the hijinks of Pennywise the clown, your prayers have been answered. The sequel to the financial juggernaut takes place after all of those "little rascals" from the first film have…

Comic-Con 2019: Preview Night Photos

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Horror News Network is on the ground at San Diego Comic-Con! This is the 50th year of the popular convention which was first held in 1970 at the U.S Grant Hotel for 300 attendees. The convention now fills 460,000 square feet of the San Diego Convention…

Oliver Jackson-Cohen Nabs Title Role in 'Invisible Man'

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According to a report on Deadline, The Haunting of Hill House actor Oliver Jackson-Cohen has landed the lead role in Universale/Blumhouse’s The Invisible Man. Jackson-Cohen joins an already impressive cast which consists of Elisabeth Moss, Storm Reid,…

'Ghostbusters' Haunted House Coming to Universal Orlando and Universal Hollywood Halloween Horror Nights

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Get ready to do some bustin' on both coasts this fall, because for the first time ever, Ghostbusters is coming to Universal Orlando and Universal Hollywood's Halloween Horror Nights in the form of a new haunted house. Sony Picture's classic is celebrating…

'Vampirella (2019) #1': The Horror News Network Review

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Ever since her revival in 1992, Vampirella has been a fixture on comic book store shelves and in the hearts and minds of horror fans everywhere.  Her iconic costume, dating back to 1969, is one of the most recognizable ones at conventions world wide,…

Rob Zombie Releases Full-Length Trailer for '3 From Hell'

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Rob Zombie has just dropped highly anticipated trailer for 3 From Hell, the sequel to House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil's Rejects. The film sees the surprising return of Captain Spaulding (Sid Haig), Otis (Bill Moseley) and Baby (Sheri Moon Zombie),…

First Photo for 'Ghostbusters 2020' Released as Filming Begins

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Director Jason Reitman took to his Instagram to officially announce the commencement of filming on Sony’s Ghostbusters 2020 in Alberta, Canada with a first look photo featuring stars Mckenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon in character. Reitman…

'Crawl' Swims Away With Third Place at Weekend Box Office

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Alexandre Aja's creature feature Crawl latched onto third place at the box office this weekend with an estimated total of $12 million, becoming one of the many horror films this summer to snag a high spot on the countdown despite underwhelming returns. Paramount's…

John Carpenter Takes on The Joker

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DC announced today that horror legend John Carpenter will be teaming up with Anthony Burch (Borderlands 2) for the 40-page one-shot The Joker: Year of the Villain. Philip Tan and Marc Deering will be the artists bringing to life Carpenter’s foray into…

'Mindhunter' Season Two Premiere Date Confirmed

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Prepare to start another Netflix binge in August as the critically acclaimed and fan favorite Mindhunter returns for its second season on August 16th.  EW has confirmed that co-executive producer and director David Fincher recently revealed the upcoming…

A Look Back at...'The Lost Boys'!

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In the sweltering heat of summer, on July 31st of 1987, the eightiest of eighties vampire films was unleashed upon the world. Directed by Joel Schumacher, who was fresh off of the “Brat Pack” coming-of-age film St. Elmo’s Fire, The Lost Boys made…

'Hail Satan?': The Horror News Network Review

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If you love horror movies, you've probably been accused (at one time or another) of being a Satanist.  If you dress in black and listen to heavy metal, punk, or goth, you've probably been accused of being a Satanist.  If you grew up in the 1980s and…

'Stranger Things' Season Three Sets New Netflix Record for Most Watched Program

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Netflix executives must feel like they just received a life-time supply of U.S.S. Butterscotch from Scoops Ahoy! because the new season of Stranger Things has shattered all previous records for the company in terms of viewership. According to an official…

Samuel L. Jackson added to Chris Rock's Reboot of 'Saw'

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Hold on to those butts, Samuel L. Jackson has been confirmed as a cast member of the newest entry in the Saw franchise confirmed by Joe Drake, chairman of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group. According to Variety, he said, "We think Samuel L. Jackson…

Sarah Paulson Will Not Return For 'American Horror Story: 1984'

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Just as Vice President Gerald Ford stated when he assumed the office of president for the departing Richard Nixon, Sarah Paulson's "long national nightmare is over" when it comes to her involvement in FX's American Horror Story. According to an exclusive…

‘Stranger Things’: Season Three Top 5 Moments

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SPOILER ALERT As one of the many who binged the new season of Netflix’s hit series Stranger Things over the weekend, I can easily say this season was better than season two.  Not that last season was bad, not at all.  Season three, however, provided…