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Jordan Peele's Next Horror Film to Begin Shooting Later This Year

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In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jordan Peele revealed that he is currently working on another genre flick as a follow up to his wildly successful debut, Get Out. Released nationwide on February 24, 2017, Get Out was made on a budget of…
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HNN’s Coverage of The 2018 New York Toy Fair

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This weekend, the Jacob Javits Center in New York City played host to the cultural phenomenon known as Toy Fair 2018.  For four glorious days, national and international toy producers, re-sellers and developers converged on the West Side of Manhattan…
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‘Horror Noire’ Author Robin R. Means Coleman: The Horror News Network WiHM Interview

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Professor Robin R. Means Coleman, the author of Horror Noire: Blacks in American Horror Films from the 1890s to Present, grew up in the right time and place to become a horror fan, namely Pittsburgh in the 1970s.  It would have been almost impossible…
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‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ Reboot Gets New Cast Members

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This just in courtesy of Deadline, the new Dark Tales of Sabrina Netflix series has cast more lead characters with a wealth of fresh talent. Jaz Sinclair (Easy) has been chosen to play Rosalind Walker, Sabrina's best friend. As the daughter of Greendale's…
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New Line Moves 'The Nun' to September

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New Line Cinema is moving The Conjuring Spin-off The Nun to a less competitive fall release date, praying that lightning strikes twice for the company on September 7th. Last year, New Line debuted It on the same weekend in September and laughed like…
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'Halloween' Close to Wrapping Up Production According to Jamie Lee Curtis

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Many fans are understandably excited about David Gordon Green's upcoming Halloween film and the fact that it is being sold as the direct sequel to John Carpenter's classic. And when one reminisces about the original film, next to Carpenter, the person…

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Sam Raimi to Direct Feature Film Adaptation of 'The Kingkiller Chronicle'

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Sam Raimi is known by horror fans for his infectious Evil Dead franchise and for supernatural hits like Drag Me to Hell. However, the influential director has been known to delve into science fiction and fantasy every once in a while, with films such…
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Tom Hardy Announces Principal Photography for 'Venom' Movie Has Wrapped

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Marvel Comics fans are one step closer to seeing their favorite symbiote on the silver screen! After months of speculation and excitement, Tom Hardy took to Instagram to announce that principal photography on the upcoming standalone Venom movie has…
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'Deadpool 2' Chases 'Slender Man' into August

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Have you ever wondered what scares Slender Man?  Turns out that Deadpool does! In a move that surprised no one, Sony Pictures has decided to move their upcoming horror film Slender Man from its original release date in May to August 24. This move…
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Netflix Releases Unsettling New Trailer for Survival Horror Film 'The Ritual'

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the forest... the folks at Netflix have unleashed an unsettling new trailer for The Ritual! The woods have been relatively safe ever since The Blair Witch Project scarred the collective unconscious…
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Rue Morgue Unveils New Horror Subscription Box

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In the wake of the Nerd Block scandal, many horror fans were left without a monthly surprise in their mailbox along with the latest issue of the best horror magazine for the past twenty years in the form of Rue Morgue. If you have been missing your…
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Estate of Paul Zindel Accuses 'The Shape of Water' of Plagiarism

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The Shape of Water has been accused of plagiarism just days after being nominated for 13 Academy Awards, including Best Original Screenplay. The Guardian reports that David Zindel, son of the Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Paul Zindel, alleges…
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New 'RoboCop' Film Rumored; Will it Be a Direct Sequel?

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Remember when RoboCop was rebooted in 2014 to mixed reactions?  Well now you can choose to ignore it completely, as it appears a direct sequel to the 1987 cult hit is on the horizon.  Sitting down for an interview with Zeitgeist Magazine, Ed Neumeier,…
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Mike Flanagan to Direct 'The Shining' Sequel 'Doctor Sleep'

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38 years after Stanley Kubrick's legendary adaptation of Stephen King's The Shining redefined horror filmmaking, Warner Bros. finally is ready to bring the franchise back to the silver screen! The studio plans to adapt King's 2013 novel, Doctor Sleep,…
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'The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story' Episode 2 Review

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The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story maintains its momentum in Episode Two by elaborating on what worked so well with last week's episode. Like its predecessor, The People v. O.J. Simpson, Assassination offers incredible characterization…
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USC School of Cinematic Arts to Host 50 Years of 'Planet of the Apes' Exhibit

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On March 27th, 2018, Twentieth Century Fox's venerable Planet of the Apes series will officially turn 50 years old. To celebrate this momentous occasion, the studio will be participating in a variety of anniversary events. One of those events will come…
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Horror Novelist Jack Ketchum Dead at 71

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Horror News Network is sad to report the news of Jack Ketchum's untimely death at the age of 71. The news was reported today on Ketchum's official twitter page today by his webmaster. https://twitter.com/JackKetchum/status/956225515022573568 As…
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Fox to Reboot 'Clue' Franchise with Ryan Reynolds

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Nearly 35 years after its previous cinematic adaptation, the Clue board game will return to the silver screen! Twentieth Century Fox plans to reboot the franchise in the form of a new movie starring Ryan Reynolds. Deadline reports that the film…
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Legendary Unleashes New Trailer for 'Pacific Rim Uprising'

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Today Legendary Entertainment released a new trailer for Pacific Rim Uprising. The two-and-a-half minute trailer features action and Kaijus, but looks closer to what fans have come to expect from Michael Bay Transformers movie. In Pacific Rim Uprising…
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'The Alienist' Episode 1: The Horror News Network Review

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It ain't easy getting into the premier cable television series racket... the competition is maddening! There are currently more networks than ever looking to assemble an A-List cast and cobble together some feature film-quality cinematography to get a…
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'The Shape of Water' and 'Get Out' Lead Academy Awards Contenders with Multiple Oscar Nominations

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The Oscar nominations are out... and the horror genre will finally be recognized on the main stage! The most morbid of genres, which has historically been treated as critically insignificant in comparison to other more mainstream genres, is being honored…
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'Stranger Things' Producer Shawn Levy Promises to Give Will a Break in Season Three

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While the cast and crew of Stranger Things is hard at work on season three of the overnight Nexflix sensation, it looks like Will Byers may be in for some much needed rest and relaxation...or at the very least a lot less of the typical torture that the…
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Director of 'I Am Legend' Wishes He Made a More Faithful Adaptation of the Novel

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Were you disappointed with the most recent adaptation of Richard Matheson's seminal vampire apocalypse tale I am Legend?  Well, it turns out that the director of the film agrees with you! In an exclusive interview with Screen Rant, director Francis…
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'30 Days of Night' Issue #2: The Horror News Network Review

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This week sees the second issue drop for the reboot of Steve Niles’ horror comic classic, 30 Days of Night.  While many fans, including myself, weren’t quite sure what to expect from what IDW Publishing describes as a “reimagining” of the title…
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'Dexter's' Michael C. Hall to Narrate 'Pet Sematary' Audiobook

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Entertainment Weekly broke the news today that the star of Dexter, Michael C. Hall, will narrate Stephen King's 1983 novel Pet Sematary. Stephen King said in a statement that “Readers have been asking for this audiobook for a very long time.  I…
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FX Orders Pilot Episode for 'What We Do in the Shadows' Television Series

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What We Do in the Shadows- the 2014 irreverent dark comedy vampire film written by, directed by, and starring Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Conchords) and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) won't stay dead! We've learned today that the series will return…
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AMC Releases Official Trailer for Upcoming Series 'The Terror'

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The trailer for Ridley Scott's upcoming horror series The Terror was just released by AMC, and it will certainly send chills up and down your spine.  The show portrays a fictionalized account of an actual 1845 expedition in the Arctic in which all 129…