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Food Network is Bringing a Load of Treats to Viewers This Halloween Season

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If you love Halloween and all of the sweet treats associated with every horror fan’s favorite holiday,  Food Network and Cooking Channel have over 30 hours of Halloween-themed programming this September and October.   And according to the official…

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…

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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…

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo Join 'Candyman'

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The team at Deadline is reporting that both Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo have signed on to join the upcoming Candyman film. The duo will join Yahya Adbul-Mateen II and Teyonah Parris who were previously announced to star. The film from…

Djimon Hounsou to Replace Brian Tyree Henry in 'A Quiet Place 2'

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Just in from The Wrap, Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond, In America, Shazam!) has joined the highly-anticipated sequel A Quiet Place 2 replacing Brian Tyree Henry who left the project due to scheduling conflicts. Hounsou, whose upcoming…

James Wan's Atomic Monster Nabs 'The Troop'

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James Wan’s production company Atomic Monster has picked up the rights to the young adult fiction novel The Troop according to our friends at Deadline.  Written by Nick Cutter, The Troop has compiled numerous literary awards including Sunburst Award…

Monster Cereals to Team with Addams Family

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Here is a bit of interesting news coming straight from the team at General Mills. Our beloved Monster Cereals Boo Berry, Count Chocula and Franken Berry are returning this Fall and they are teaming with The Addams Family to offer downloadable pumpkin…

Toy, Statue Sculptor Larry Elig Talks Monsters at Terrificon: The Horror News Network Interview

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If you grew up playing with toys in the 80s or 90s, you've definitely spent many afternoons recreating famous monster mashes with something sculpted by Larry Elig! The talented artist worked on popular figures from Jurassic Park, Beetlejuice, Terminator…

Jim Starlin, Paul Gulacy, and Al Milgrom Discuss the Origins of Marvel's Magazine Line at Terrificon 2019 Panel

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Most horror fans of the 1970s fondly recall Marvel's black and white magazine sized comic books, and for many of those that grew up in that era, they often served as an introduction to the horror genre  and Marvel's versions of classic monsters like…

'Nocturnals' Creator Dan Brereton Discusses Art and Horror at Terrificon: The Horror News Network Interview

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Between his successful Kickstarter initiatives and the upcoming 25th anniversary of his groundbreaking Nocturnals comic franchise, writer/artist Dan Brereton is one busy guy. His appearance at Terrificon 2019- his first convention ever in the state of…

'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' Rakes in $2.3 Million in Preview Night Ticket Sales

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Talk about starting off with a bang!  Lionsgate Films' theatrical adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is off to a great start, pulling in $2.3 million in its Thursday night premiere run in just over 2,500 locations throughout North America. …

Guillermo del Toro Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star; Offers to Finance One for Legendary Monster Make-Up Artist Jack Pierce

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Oscar winner and fan favorite writer/director Guillermo del Toro (known as a super fan of monsters, horror, and Disney's Haunted Mansion) received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, and, true to his nature, took the opportunity to promote one…

Danny Trejo Rescues Special Needs Child from Overturned Vehicle

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On screen, Danny Trejo has taken on corrupt politicians and drug lords in Machete, dabbled in vampirism in From Dusk Till Dawn, and successfully captured the Firefly family in The Devil's Rejects. His charismatic attitude and his ability to accomplish…

Official Trailer Revealed for 'The Addams Family'

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Today MGM revealed the official trailer for The Addams Family. Filled with the creepy and the kooky, the two-and-a-half-minute preview re introduced us to the monstrous family as they relocate to New Jersey. The Addams Family stars Finn Wolfhard,…