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Dark Horse Comics Announces 'Alien: The Original Screenplay' Adaptation

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Following on the heels of Dark Horse Comics adaptation of William Gibson's unproduced Alien 3 script, Dark Horse (along with Twentieth Century Fox) returns to the Alien film series with a new series based on Dan O'Bannon's original screenplay. Alien:…

'Chucky' Gets Straight-to-Order Series at SyFy

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During the Television Critics Association winter press tour last Saturday, SyFy announced a new series based on the iconic horror figure Chucky, according to Variety. The show is set to be created by Don Mancini, writer of the Child's Play film series…

New 'Bloodshot' Trailer Released

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Sony Pictures has released a second trailer for their upcoming Bloodshot film. Based on the Valiant Comics character of the same name, Bloodshot tells the tale of a marine Ray Garrison who is resurrected by a team of scientists after him and his wife’s…

'The Invisible Man' Gets R-Rating

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As if we didn't see it coming, Universal's latest monster flick The Invisible Man has been given an R-Rating by the Motion Picture Association of America. The projected rating is for "some strong bloody violence and language." The film's premise…

'Penny Dreadful: City of Angels' Gets Teaser

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Coming in April from Showtime, a teaser for the spin-off series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels has been released online. Check it out here: https://youtu.be/oi2h1Zfr7fs Set in Los Angeles during 1938, the spin-off will showcase a a tale of conflict…

Sony Pictures Unleashes 'Morbius' Teaser Trailer

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After a very successful debut of Spider-Man villains spin-off films with 2018's Venom, Sony Pictures is back with a new film starring Spidey's bloodthirstiest foe! Morbius stars Jared Leto as the titular scientific vampire, and the studio just rolled…

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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…

New 'Alien vs. Predator' Series Coming to Dark Horse Comics in December

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The original home of the Alien vs. Predator series (predating any film version) will be welcoming more hungry xenomorphs, cagey predators, and terrified humans to Dark Horse Comics latest entry this December: Alien vs. Predator: Thicker Than Blood. According…

Original 'Ghostbusters' Stars Dan Akroyd and Ernie Hudson Confirmed to Return for Sequel

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Who ya gonna call? The Ghosbusters 2020 casting director for a big 'Thank You' because The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed stars of the original two Ghostbusters films, Dan Akroyd and Ernie Hudson, will return for the long-awaited sequel in their respective…

'3 from Hell': The Horror News Network Review

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After a 15 year hiatus, Rob Zombie’s Firefly family returns to the silver screen for a limited Fatham Events theatrical engagement. While House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects were created on $7 million budgets, 3 from Hell was made on a budget…

Thousands Invade 6th Annual CT HorrorFest!

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This past Saturday, a giant horde of blood-thirsty horror fans descended upon the Naugatuck Event Center, in the normally quiet town of Naugatuck, Connecticut, to take part in Horror News Network's sixth annual CT HorrorFest; a Comic-Con type convention…

'It: Chapter Two' Repeats as Weekend Box Office Champ

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It: Chapter Two delivered another win for Warner Brothers and New Line with a second consecutive number one finish at the weekend box office. Pennywise accounted for an estimated $40.7 million, beating newcomer Hustlers by a wide margin, which earned…

'Halloween Kills' Set to Start Filming in Wilmington, NC

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As if October 31 doesn't come fast enough, filming is already set to begin on Halloween Kills, the upcoming sequel to 2018's Halloween, starring franchise legend Jamie Lee Curtis. Cameras will roll on Sept. 12 with the first scenes in Wilmington, NC according…

'Dark Shadows' Sequel Series Coming to The CW

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With confirmation from Deadline, legendary horror television series Dark Shadows will be getting a continuation on The CW network. The station, along with Warner Bros. Television, have inked a deal that will bring the followup series, titled Dark Shadows:…

'Tales from Harrow County: Death's Choir' Returns in December

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Many fans of Cullen Bunn and Tyler Crook's acclaimed Dark Horse Series Harrow County were upset to see Emmy's story wrap up last summer.  Luckily, Bunn, Crooks, and new artist Naomi Franquiz (Misfit City, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl) will return to…

Official Trailer Revealed for 'Wrinkles the Clown'

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Coulrophobia is in full effect these days. IT Chapter 2 sits atop the box office and now a trailer has been released focusing on a real-life terrifying clown, Wrinkles the Clown. Directed by Michael Beach Nichols, Wrinkles the Clown tells the story of…

'The Lighthouse' Gets New Trailer

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Premiering today on YouTube, The Lighthouse has a chilling new trailer showcasing the suspense and despair of two men living in isolation. In February 2016, Robert Eggers' The Witch was released nationwide and shook audiences to the core with visceral…

Michael Gingold's New Book 'Ad Astra': The Horror News Network Review

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Following the success of his ode to long-lost and forgotten newspaper ads and movie art, Ad Nauseam: Newsprint Nightmares of the 1980s, Michael Gingold began working on a companion piece entitled Ad Astra: 20 Years of Newspaper Ads for Sci-Fi & Fantasy…

Final 'Doctor Sleep' Trailer Showcases Action at the Overlook Hotel

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With Stephen King's It: Chapter Two dominating the box office and press coverage, it is easy to forget about King's upcoming sequel to The Shining, Doctor Sleep.  If you've been remiss, today's final trailer will certainly make long time fans of Stanley…

Mountain Dew's Mystery Flavor 'VooDEW' Hits Store Shelves in Time for Halloween

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If limited edition soda is your thing, Mountain Dew's got you covered this Halloween season! A special mystery flavor version called VooDEW just hit store shelves and it's not going to be around for long. According to the official website which launched…

'It: Chapter Two' Takes Top Spot at Box Office Carnival with $91 Million

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In probably the least surprising box office news of the year, It: Chapter Two dominated all competition at the weekend box office with an estimated $91 million start, although not all of the numbers associated with the sequel are as rosy red as Pennywise's…

Steve Niles Returns to 'Criminal Macabre' in December

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Steve Niles returns to his original hard-boiled, paranormal detective Cal McDonald this December with Dark Horse Comics The Big Bleed mini-series.  Niles will be joined by emerging artist Gyula Németh and letterer Nate Piekos for the latest chapter…

'IT: Chapter Two' Scores Killer Thursday Night Box Office

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America is still down with the clown.  Deadline is reporting that the much-anticipated continuation of the classic Stephen King novel, IT: Chapter Two, took home a Thursday-night haul of $10.5 million in around 3,700 theaters nationwide.  That figure…