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Exclusive Interview with Artist Frank Kozik of Kidrobot at NY Toy Fair 2020

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One of the highlights of NY Toy Fair 2020 was getting the chance to chat with legendary graphic artist Frank Kozik. When it came to concert poster art from the mid-80’s through the “grunge” era, Frank’s posters heralded the arrival of some of…

WiHM: Interview with Horror Poet Stephanie M. Wytovich

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February is Women in Horror Month and part of the Horror News Network spotlight on women this month we caught up with horror poet, novelist, and essayist, Stephanie M. Wytovich. Stephanie is a Bram Stoker Award winner for her poetry collection, Brothel.…

Often-Delayed 'Brahms: The Boy 2' Delivers Lowest Horror Opening of 2020

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In what has been a dismal season for the financial prospect of horror films, Brahms: The Boy 2 established a new low at the box office, opening with an estimated $6 million in its first weekend of release. The often-delayed and rescheduled sequel to…

Lionsgate Reveals Trailer for 'Run'

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Lionsgate revealed the official trailer for their upcoming mom-gone-bad thriller Run. Directed by Aneesh Chaganty, Run stars Sarah Paulson and Kiera Allen. The official synopsis of the film is: They say you can never escape a mother’s love... but…

Nickelodeon Renews 'Are You Afraid of the Dark?' for Second Season

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Deadline is reporting that Nickelodeon has announced a plethora of series renewals including one for Are You Afraid of the Dark? Matt Kaplan and Spencer Berman return to the series serving as executive producers with ACE Entertainment. The synopsis…

Hill House Comics 'Plunge' #1: The Horror News Network Review

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As the curator of DC Comics Hill House horror line, Joe Hill has a lot of expectations to live up to.  Not only does the line bear his name, but as a creator who established himself as a force in the world of horror comics, any title that he writes comes…

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'Frankenstein Undone' Editor Katii O'Brien: The Horror News Network Interview

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Hellboy comics have always been populated with a wide variety of monsters, none more famous than Mary Shelley's creature.  Hellboy's encounters with Frankenstein's Monster began way back in 20111 (in a wrestling ring no less) in Hellboy: House of the…

New Cast Additions Announced For Exorcism Film 'The Seventh Day'

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It looks like the cast of The Seventh Day is rounding into form quite nicely.  According to an exclusive report from Deadline, the supernatural horror flick, which already boasts Hollywood heavyweight Guy Pearce along with Mexican star Vadhir Derbez…

'The Turning' Turns Off Fans and Critics Alike; Finishes in Sixth Place at Weekend Box Office

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If January's horror releases are any indication of what the rest of the year will look like, fans may be in for a "scary bad" New Year! January's latest disaster came in the form of DreamWorks/Universal’s PG-13 The Turning, which effectively "turned…

'Tigers Are Not Afraid' Director Issa Lopez's Next Project Will Be Searchlight's 'Lost Souls'

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Issa López received plenty of attention in 2019 for her breakout film Tigers Are Not Afraid.  According to an exclsuive report from Deadline, it appears that the director has found her follow-up project: an adaptation of the Matthew Baker short story Lost…

Todd McFarlane Says R-Rated 'Spawn' Movie is Gaining Momentum in Hollywood

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Todd McFarlane announced in July of 2017 that he would be directing and producing an R-rated Spawn movie with Blumhouse. After further announcements that Jamie Foxx will star as Al Simmons and Jeremy Renner will also appear in the film, fans haven't…

Bad Robot to Develop 'Justice League Dark' for Film and TV

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Deadline is reporting that Bad Robot will be developing film and TV ideas based on Justice League Dark from DC Comics. While there aren’t and specific projects at this point, Bad Robot’s Head of Motion Pictures Hannah Minghella and Head of TV Ben…

Netflix Teases 'Locke & Key' with Featurette

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Like taking a peak behind the curtain, Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes look at Locke & Key which shows how the story went from a best-selling comic book to a highly anticipated television series. The featurette also covers the "Head Key"…

Funko Announces 'American Psycho' Pop! Toys at 2020 London Toy Fair

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If you're a longtime American Psycho fan who would kill for some new collectibles, your mask of sanity is about to slip with today's announcement! Funko will be showing off new products at the 2020 London Toy Fair, which kicks off tomorrow morning at…

'Terminator: Dark Fate' 4K UHD Blu-Ray: The Horror News Network Review

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Terminator: Dark Fate is available now on digital, and Paramount Pictures will release a 4K UHD and Blu-Ray combo pack for home video on January 28th. The package contains two excellent transfers of the film and a series of special features which offer…

Rodo Sayagues to Direct 'Don't Breathe' Sequel

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While director Fede Alvarez will not return for the sequel to Don't Breathe, he did find a replacement that he knows and trusts. Rodo Sayagues, the co-writer (along with Alvarez) of 2016's Don't Breathe and 2013's Evil Dead remake, will make his directorial…

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…

Horror News Network’s Ten Best Horror Movies of 2019

Welcome to Horror News Network’s Ten Best Horror Movies of 2019, a series where our staff writers offer their top three picks of the year, which are then calculated using the data gathered to compile a ranked ultimate top ten list of 2019.  Each entry…

'Underwater' Sinks Into Seventh Place at Weekend Box Office; 'The Grudge' Drops Out of Top Ten in Second Week

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The second week of the new year delivers another dud at the box office for horror fans in the form of the Aliens-esque Underwater.  The Kristen Stewart headliner finished below sea-level, in seventh place, with an estimated take seven million dollars…

FX Releases Official Trailer for Alex Garland's 'Devs'

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Devs, the mysterious new limited series from writer/director Alex Garland, is finally ready to make its debut. Fans of Garland's previous work on Ex Machina and Annihilation have been eager for crumbs of information about the series ever since it was…

'Locke & Key' Gets Trailer Ahead of Netflix Premiere

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A long time in the making, the new Netflix series Locke & Key had its first trailer post online a month ahead of its February 7 premiere. Based on the comic series created by Joe Hill, son of legendary author Stephen King, Locke & Key ran for…

Horror News Network’s Best Horror Movies of 2019: Larry’s Top 3 Picks

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Alright, fiends, it’s time to narrow my list down to a top 3! Last week I posted my “Top 19 of 2019” (you can see that by clicking here) and I promised that I would give you my 3 favorites as a part of the Horror News Network staff’s week of favorites.…