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New Japanese Poster for ‘ Black Swan’

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A new Japanese poster is out for BLACK SWAN featuring Portman posing gracefully amidst a flurry of falling feathers with arm outstretched and minus the bloody hand from a previous US version. In other news, BLACK SWAN continues to be an award show darling, having snagged Golden Globe nominations for Best Motion Picture, Darren Aronofsky for Best Director, Natalie Portman for Best Actress, and a Best Supporting Actress nod for Mila Kunis. Synopsis: “A ballet … Continue reading

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Glee Goes Zombie At Halftime

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The cast of Glee are hard at work in preparation for their Super Bowl Sunday show and it will be a real Thriller. Dianna Agron and other stars from the hit television program Glee are paying tribute to what is arguably the greatest dancing zombie music video of all time, and have gone zombie. Performing on a high school football field in Long Beach California, the Gleesters shake their goo-thang while zombie footballers and a … Continue reading

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C. Thomas Howell Signing on to ‘Spider-man’ Reboot

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Actor C. Thomas Howell confirmed via his official MYspace page that he has indeed landed a roll in the upcoming reboot of the Spider-Man franchise. He will officially join the production, which is already in progress, on January 25th 2011. Directed by Marc Webb, the cast on the reboot already includes Andrew Garfield in the role of Peter Parker and Sally Field as Aunt May, but there is no word on which role Howell will … Continue reading

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The Generation Horror Festival 2011

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Taipei Film House SPOT is currently hosting a horror film festival titled Generation Horror and included in the lineup of horror films is the cult classic CARNIVAL OF SOULS and the notorious DEADLY SWEET. The film festivals begins its run today and will wrap up on January 28th 2011. If you miss your chance to see the films at the festival then do not despair, you can catch them again courtesy of the Kaohsiung Municipal … Continue reading

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Park Chan-wook’s ‘Paranmanjang’ Shot Entirely On iPhone 4

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Park Chan-wook, best known for his revenge flick, OLDBOY, joined forces with his brother Park Chan-kyong to shoot his latest film PARANMANJANG. The film runs for approximately 30 minutes and it was shot solely on an i-Phone and only cost 150 million won, roughly $133,000. In an interview with reporters, Park Chan-wook credits the familiarity of the new technology with the strange, unsettling effects created on audience members because the medium is one “that viewers … Continue reading

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Red Band Trailer for THE AMATEUR MONSTER MOVIE

The writer, director, and producer of THE AMATEUR MONSTER MOVIE, Kyle Richards describes his film as a no-budget, amateur comedy monster flick. Richards also stars in the film alongside Chris Ouchie, Dobie Maxwell, Kyle Richards, and Shawn Monaghan. The movie was shot in the Milwaukee area by King’s Tower Productions, and made its premiere in the city of its birth on Saturday. In celebration of the low-budget revolution in horror filmmaking, movie tickets were offered … Continue reading

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Teaser Trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s inSANE

THQ and Volition announced a new project titled inSANE at Spike TV Video Game Awards in December. inSANE is the first in a trilogy of horror themed games for the XBOX 360, PC, and PS3 platforms. inSANE also marks THQ and Volition’s first collaboration with director Guillermo del Toro (The Devil’s Backbone, Pan’s Labyrinth) in a multimedia project. According to THQ, the company will retain the intellectual property rights, and del Toro will hold the … Continue reading

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New Poster for After Dark Films – ‘Scream of The Banshee’

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After Dark Films have unveiled the poster for their upcoming film SCREAM OF THE BANSHEE. Starring Lauren Holly as Professor Isla Whelan and Lance Henriksen as Broderick Duncan, SCREAM OF THE BANSHEE is a new look at the Banshee mythos and will be released sometime in 2011. Official Synopsis: “An archeology professor unearths a dangerous artifact, unwittingly releasing a creature that is able to kill with the power of its bone-splitting scream.”

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ZOMBIE! A Mock Zombie Documentary

Starring Aaron Hursh, Jeff Rogstad, Wade Stover and Ryan Lalonde, Zombie! is a mock-reality TV show documenting the daily routine of young zombie Jim Turner (Hursh) who seeks to dispel zombie stereotypes. Director Paul Kell credits waking from a dream two weeks before shooting started and jotting down his concept about a zombie who was a normal guy for the plot of the film. The film portrays the zombie character as a real person in … Continue reading

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New Posters for ‘RED STATE’ – check out the series of 1 sheets

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The new poster for Kevin Smith’s RED STATE is titled Sarah, and it comes courtesy of Ma’s Meatloaf http://masmeatloaf.com/ who earned the right to premiere the poster after donating $1,000 to THARCE-Gulu http://tharce-gulu.org/. Including Sarah, there are now six posters for the film: The Father, The Sons, The Holy Ghost, The Virgin, and Caleb. The term Red State is used to refer to a state in the United States of America with the tendency toward … Continue reading

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Leaked Kanye West Music Video “Monster”

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Kanye West’s Music Video “Monster” featuring Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, and Jay-Z was leaked to the web, and is filled with random, dead models hanging from nooses, sprawled across the floor and over furniture in various states of undress. Some of them are zombies feasting on the intestines of gutted men, while others are demonic schoolgirls playing jump rope behind Jay-Z while he raps and some are just plain dead. Kanye West carries the severed … Continue reading

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Partial Trailer for John Carpenter’s THE WARD

A strange little half-trailer popped up on youtube for John Carpenter’s THE WARD. In the trailer, that only runs for a little under a minute, a girl named Kristen sets fire to a house and then collapses. When she awakens she is in what appears to be a hospital, and there is something real bad wrong in the showers. Starring Lyndsy Fonseca, Amber Heard, and Danielle Panabaker, John Carpenter’s THE WARD will be in theaters … Continue reading

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Forbidden Planet: Star Anne Francis Dead At 80

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Anne Francis, star of FORBIDDEN PLANET lost her battle with cancer on Sunday, January 2nd, 2011. Diagnosed with lung cancer in 2007, Francis died of complications due to pancreatic cancer at a retirement home in Santa Barbara, California. The actress was 80 years old. A New York native, Francis co-starred alongside Leslie Nielsen in the classic science-fiction film, FORBIDDEN PLANET, and was awarded a Golden Globe for her portrayal of ‘Honey West.’ Francis also starred … Continue reading

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Dario Argento Feeding New Blood to DRACULA 3D

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According to http://www.horrormovie.it/ new details have emerged about Dario Argento’s new project, a remake of DRACULA, in 3D. In 2010, Argento hinted that he would try his hand at turning a classic horror novel into a film, and later revealed that the novel would be Dracula with a screenplay adaptation written by Antonio Tentori. The Italian director promised that his take on Bram Stoker’s novel “will be a bloody, strong film.” There is no word, as … Continue reading

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A Look ‘Behind the Walls’ in 3D

Some production art for the upcoming film BEHIND THE WALLS 3D has been discovered on the official Facebook page. The artwork is simply stunning, and looks like a trip into a gothic wonderland of horror where everything that creeps also wants to eat little girls, and specters crawl down darkened halls. The film is directed by Pascal Sid and Julien Lacombe and stars Laetitia Casta, Thierry Neuvic, and Roger Dumas. BEHIND THE WALLS 3D will … Continue reading

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The Exorcism Will Terror Audiences Forever

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The United States Library of Congress announced twenty-five new additions to their ever-growing list of culturally significant films as selected by the National Film Preservation Board. Included in the tally of legendary films, that range from the sci-fi space opera STAR WARS to the comedy classic AIRPLANE!, is William Friedkin’s THE EXORCIST. Dubbed the scariest movie of all time by Entertainment Weekly and Movies.com THE EXORCIST stars Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, and Max von Sydow … Continue reading

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