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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…

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'The Stylist' Feature Film Launches Kickstarter Campaign

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If you were at the Connecticut Cult Classics double feature of Black Christmas and Silent Night, Deadly Night in December of 2017, you were lucky enough to catch our screening of Jill ‘Sixx’ Gevargizian’s beautiful short film The Stylist. Starring…

Buy / Wait / Rent: September 2019 Blu-Ray Releases

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We sift through the new release heap so you don’t have to! Welcome to Horror News Network’s Buy / Wait / Rent, a monthly article devoted to the most highly-anticipated horror releases on blu-ray. Here you will find the best home video releases…

Toonami Announces 'Uzumaki' Series

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Yesterday Toonami shocked fans as they announced a four-episode Uzumaki mini-series coming next year. Directed by Hiroshi Nagahama with animation from Production IG and featuring music from Colin Stetson (Hereditary), the preview looks almost identical…

Kyle Richards Returning to 'Halloween Kills' Brian Andrews Will Not

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For those wondering whatever became of Kyle Richards who played Lindsey Wallace, the little girl from 1978’s Halloween, well she grew up to be stunning and is actually on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that the…

Netflix's 'The Haunting of Bly Manor' Bring Back Henry Thomas, Kate Siegel

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Looks like Netflix is bringing back yet another familiar face for the continuation of one of their most popular series.  Henry Thomas, who played the younger version of Crane family patriarch Hugh Crain in the streaming service's critically-acclaimed…

'Memory: The Origins of Alien' Official Trailer Released

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The first full-length trailer for Alexandre O. Philippe's documentary, Memory: The Origins of Alien, has arrived just in time for the film to hit the festival circuit, select markets, and VOD on October 4. Philippe's documentary (a joint effort between…

Dark Sky Films Releases Trailer for 'Girl on the Third Floor' Starring Phil 'CM Punk' Brooks

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Phil "CM Punk" Brooks- the retired WWE professional wrestler and current UFC/CFFC mixed martial artist- has turned his attention toward a new arena: the world of screen acting. Brooks will star in Dark Sky Films' Girl on the Third Floor, a new supernatural…

Mike Mignola and Adam Hughes Re-Team for 'Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: The Seven Wives Club'

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Original Hellboy creator Mike Mignola and fan-favorite artist Adam Hughes will reunite for an all-new one-shot, Hellboy & The B.P.R.D.: The Seven Wives Club this December. According to the official press release, the holiday-themed tale is a "...ghostly…

Full Length 'AHS: 1984' Trailer Celebrates 80s Slasher Genre

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Continuing the surprisingly resilient love affair with the 1980s, the first full length trailer for American Horror Story: 1984 (premiering on Sept. 18) lands drenched in MTV fashions and Friday the 13th aesthetics. The threadbare premise sees Cody…

James Wan Horror Feature Adds George Young and Jake Abel to Cast

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This just in, reports from Variety and Deadline confirm British film star George Young (Grace, A Bread Factory, Containment) will be starring as the male lead opposite Annabelle Wallis (The Loudest Voice, Annabelle) in James Wan’s upcoming secret horror…

'Ready or Not' Finishes in Sixth Place in Weekend Box Office Race

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Despite all of the hype and positive word-of-mouth and critical reception, Ready or Not wasn't completely ready to dominate the box office this weekend, finishing in sixth place in what has been a particularly underwhelming season for horror films. Ready…

Rob Zombie Releases Official Poster for '3 From Hell'

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Rob Zombie took to his official web site today to unveil something 3 From Hell fans have long been waiting for: the movie's official poster art! The writer/director's message is short and sweet, and it cuts right to an image that eerily evokes the…

'Stranger Things' Chapter Coming to 'Dead By Daylight'

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The team at Behaviour Interactive once again gives horror fans a reason to rejoice as they have announced a Stranger Things Chapter in Dead by Daylight. Behaviour describes the new release as: The Entity descends on the Midwestern town of Hawkins…

Rue Morgue and MVD Announce New Video on Demand Service

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With the success of streaming content, and the advent of genre-specific platforms designed to deliver instantaneous scares to subscribers, it was only a matter of time before someone else entered the marketplace.  MVD Entertainment Group and perennial…

Scares that Care Charity Weekend 6 Coverage

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It goes without saying that Scares that Care Charity Weekend is my favorite con around. I talk about it every chance I get, with anyone who seems interested in cosplay, conventions, and/or simply just helping others. All these things hit so close to my…

First Trailer for Scott Cooper and Guillermo del Toro's 'Antlers' Released

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The first trailer for director Scott Cooper and producer Guillermo del Toro's upcoming film Antlers provides fans with just enough to whet their appetites in what appears to be a old-fashioned creature feature, infused with modern issues of neglect and…

Hellboy to Make Professional Wrestling Debut in Japan

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All Japan Pro Wrestling, the oldest professional wrestling promotion still active in Japan, will have a special guest performer on September 3 at their live event in Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan: none other than comic book and film character Hellboy. The…

Johannes Roberts Gives Update on 'Resident Evil' Reboot

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During an interview with Screenrant, when asked about the current progress of Constantin Films’ upcoming Resident Evil reboot, director Johannes Roberts (47 Meters Down) said the project is still moving forward and is in active development. He teased…

Director Craig Zobel Responds to the Cancellation of 'The Hunt'

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Universal's abrupt cancellation of their upcoming Blumhouse production, The Hunt, surprised many in the film industry, none more so than its director Craig Zobel A week after the decision to cancel the film's release, Zobel told Variety that “If…

'Scary Stories' Finishes in Fifth Place; '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' Debuts in Sixth Place at Weekend Box Office

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Lionsgate's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark fell a reasonable -52% in its sophomore frame for an estimated $10 million at the weekend box office. The much-hyped film from director André Øvredal and producer Guillermo del Toro brought its domestic…

Season 3 Trailer of 'Mr. Mercedes' Drives up

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The official trailer for the third season of Mr. Mercedes has hit the internet and we have it for you below. The initial episode of the series premieres on September 10th at 10PM on Audience Network.  This season will consist of 10 one-hour episodes…