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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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New Clip for ‘Season of the Witch’

Two new clips have been released courtesy of Colombia Pictures from their upcoming medieval swords and sorcery flick SEASON OF THE WITCH. The clip is a part of continuing “Making Of” journal that catalogs the creation of the film and features interviews with the stars of the movie. SEASON OF THE WITCH stars Nicolas Cage and Ron Howard and will hit theaters on January 7th 2011.

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DOCTOR WHO Series Six Trailer

  New episodes of Doctor Who are set to kick off on BBC One in the Spring, and in the new trailer for the next installment of the show the good Doctor is heard proclaiming that it is time to stop running and commenting on the coolness of the Stetson while falling into his usual set of unusual troubles that could only ever happen to him. DOCTOR WHO stars Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, and Arthur … Continue reading

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L.A. ZOMBIE Screening in Australia Leads to Police Search of Film Festival Director’s Home

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Melbourne Underground Film Festival director Richard Wolstencroft’s home was raided after a secret screening of L.A. ZOMBIE in August. Wolstencroft dubbed the screening a “Public Disobedience Freedom of Speech Event” after the film was banned in the country due its sexual and controversial content. The film L.A. ZOMBIE depicts the exploits of a possibly psychotic man trying to revive the dead through gay sex and has screened at numerous film festivals around the globe, but … Continue reading

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The Rite: An abyss of new images

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A plethora of new high-resolution images from the Catholic exorcism training flick THE RITE have turned up on the web. The images are chock full of religious imagery, moody lighting, and Sir Anthony Hopkins looking all grim, but sadly no pea soup spewing children possessed by demons. THE RITE stars Sir Anthony Hopkins, Colin O’Donoghue, and Rutger Hauer, and will be in theaters in the US on January 28th, 2011, and in the UK on … Continue reading

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Aliens Make Contact in New FALLING SKIES Trailer

When the aliens came to town they arrived in really big ships, and we weren’t gonna attack them with the nuclear bombs ’cause they might’ve wanted to be friends. Told from a child’s perspective the new trailer for Steven Spielberg’s alien invasion series FALLING SKIES packs a wallop. Created by DreamWorks Television FALLING SKIES follows the same formula established by WAR OF THE WORLDS, and the invading aliens are tentacle monsters with lots of crazy … Continue reading

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Love and People Eating in DEADHEADS

In a zombie uprising it’s hard enough being one of the walking dead what with the drooling, decomposing tissue and dang gimpy leg, but to throw inexplicable coherence into the mix and there is total zombie road trip chaos. Three years after being shot, one guy wakes up and finds that he has died and gone all zombie. Strangely, the dead guy in question is still capable of logical thought, can put to good use … Continue reading

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New Italian Poster for Horror Flick ‘DYLAN DOG DEAD OF NIGHT’

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A new poster is up for the Italian release of the DYLAN DOG DEAD OF NIGHT film. Based on the hit cult comics by famed artist Tiziano Sclavi, the film stars Brandon Routh, Anita Briem, and Peter Stormare. Judging by the trailer, the film will play host to a bevy of classic horror fiends for Dylan to encounter including vampires, zombies and werewolves. DYLAN DOG DEAD OF NIGHT will make its US debut in March … Continue reading

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Breck Eisner to Try His Hand with OUIJA BOARD

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Breck Eisner, is reported by THR to be one of the lead candidates to direct the OUIJA BOARD movie. Eisner presented studio executives with his pitch and vision for the film which will shy away from horror and instead have more of an adventure focus. Eisner is currently in the planning phase for his remake of the classic film ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK, but after Universal Studios rejected pitches from other directors they invited him … Continue reading

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Halloween 3D Will Take Place in the Zombie-verse

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Todd Farmer and Patrick Lussier revealed in a Fangoria interview their plans to use the storyline established by Rob Zombie in their continued development on the Halloween 3D movie. “We took Rob Zombie’s story and continued it, but we did it in a way that sort of pulled it back to the John Carpenter tone and intention, and we didn’t cheat. We didn’t break any of the rules. We used the rules Zombie had established, … Continue reading

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Heather Morris in Talks to Put Down the Pom-Poms and Pick Up the Stake

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Heather Morris finally put to rest all the swirling rumors and confirmed to Access Hollywood that she is in fact currently in contention for the lead role of Buffy in the movie reboot of the popular BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER franchise. Initially when news broke that Morris might be a possible contender to wield Buffy’s infamous stake studio executives issued vehement denials and writer Whit Anderson even tweeted about the falsity of the rumors. “They’re … Continue reading

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PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 2 Shaking Up Some Scares on DVD and Blu-ray in February

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The second film in the PARANORMAL ACTIVITY franchise will be hitting the Blu-ray and DVD shelves on February 8th 2011. Special features will include an Unrated Version of the film, a Teaser Trailer and a Found Footage segment that will include deleted scenes not included in the original theatrical release. Synopsis: “The chillingly realistic prequel to 2009’s horror phenomenon chronicles the frightening days leading up to the events of the original film, marking the return … Continue reading

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AMC Provides Preview Video of Season Two of ‘The Walking Dead’

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Although the second season of ‘The Walking Dead’ won’t be shuffling into homes until October 2011, AMC is still providing for ravenous fans with tempting little tidbits to help satiate those naughty little cravings for those that feast on brains. In a series of videos that popped up on the official website for AMC the cast and crew discuss the infinite possibilities for the future of ‘The Walking Dead.’ Source: AMC

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New Images from Focus Films’ JANE EYRE

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Focus Features has provided the first atmospheric images from JANE EYRE. Mist appears to be the main element in the images, as if the mist itself has taken on life and has become an entity all on its own. Based on Charlotte Bronte’s novel, JANE EYRE stars Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, and Judi Dench. Rated PG-13 by the Motion Picture Association of America and directed by Cary Fukunaga JANE EYRE will be released in select … Continue reading

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