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‘Ghoulies’ And ‘Ghoulies 2′ Heading To Blu Via Scream Factory

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A couple of 80’s (dare I say) classics are heading our way from those fine folks at Scream Factory. ‘Ghoulies’ and ‘Ghoulies 2′ both from the demented mind of Charles Band will be getting the Blu-ray treatment at some point next year.¬† Nothing confirmed at this point other than the fact the the releases will be occurring. Since it’s Scream Factory you know they’ll be top notch releases though.¬† If you are not familiar with … Continue reading

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Check Out The Red Band Trailer For ‘Wolves’

Coming to VOD on Oct. 16th is David Hayter’s WOLVES.¬† A red band trailer debuted today and I thought you all might like a look. What’s WOLVES you ask?¬† Here’s the story run down” “Popular high school student Cayden Richards wakes from a horrific nightmare, only to realize that he‚Äôs living it‚Ķ He is changing into something vicious, unpredictable and wild. ¬†Forced to hit the road after the brutal murder of his parents, Cayden tries … Continue reading

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All Female ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Confirmed!

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This morning brought confirmation to what I reported to you about a month ago.¬† ‘Ghostbusters 3′ is a go and it will feature an all female slate of Ghostbusters.¬† No casting news as of you yet but everyone is just kind of assuming that since Director Paul Feig is on board that Melissa McCarthy will be involved.¬† We’ll have to wait and see if that pans out. Original Ghostbuster Bill Murray had a few suggestions … Continue reading

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NBC Orders Up Some More Horror – This Time From Director James Wan

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The name James Wan an the horror genre are pretty much married at this point.¬† Mr. Wan has been responsible for the lions share of horror hits the last few years and it appears as if now he is poised to take over the small screen as well. NBC has ordered up one of Wan’s brainchild’s – a show titled ‘Maidenhead’. What is being touted as a medical drama wrapped with supernatural overtones – it … Continue reading

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The Amazing Blake Crouch Novel ‘Abandon’ Is Heading To The Small Screen

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If you follow horror fiction these days then one of the names that should be on the tip of your tongue is Blake Crouch.¬† One of the best writers out there, churning out the blood and mayhem at a fever pace.¬† If you haven’t checked out his work yet – rectify that situation immediately.¬† His stuff is awesome! With that in mind comes the news today that USA Network is planning on bringing one of … Continue reading

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Director Mike Mendez Spins A New Web With ‘Lavalantula’

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Big fans of the work of director Mike Mendez here at HNN and this one sounds like a crazy, silly good time. Mike’s next film with return him to the world of giant arachnids¬† – his last film being of course – ‘Big Ass Spider’.¬† This time around he’s tackling a different beast though.¬† Not only are the spiders huge but they breath fire.¬† Yeah, you read that right – giant fire breathing tarantulas and … Continue reading

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Mike Flanagan Producing And Writing A ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ remake

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For my money this one can be filed in the “why bother” file but – it appears as if director Mike Flanagan is gearing up to remake the 1997 Kevin Williamson scripted ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’.¬† Released hot on the heels of the huge success of ‘Scream’ the film made pretty good change and actually spawned a franchise with two more chapters seeing the light of day over the years.¬† So, why … Continue reading

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Wingard And Barrett Eyeing ‘I Saw The Devil’

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Here’s some news that has a lot of folks buzzing. Adam Wingard and Simon Barrett and reportedly circling a reamke of the fan favorite Korean flick ‘I Saw The Devil’. Wingard and Barrett hit the big time last year with their surprise hit ‘You’re Next’ and are looking to make some noise this fall with the upcoming release of ‘The Guest’. Reports indicate that the pair are “nearing a deal” in helming the U.S. retelling … Continue reading

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The U.S. trailer for ‘Dead Snow 2′ – It’s Been Worth The Wait

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Finally got a U.S. trailer for the upcoming sequel ‘Dead Snow 2′ and well, it just rocks. Vying for the top spot on this horror fans “must see” list this long awaited second chapter looks to be one of the wildest rides in years.¬† Check this thing out! <script src=”http://www.springboardplatform.com/js/overlay”></script><iframe id=”sh009_989451″ src=”http://cms.springboardplatform.com/embed_iframe/71/video/989451/sh009/comingsoon.net/10/1/” width=”582″ height=”362″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no”></iframe> Complete insanity!¬† Here’s the official synopsis:

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Three New Clips Get Us Prepared For ‘The Guest’

While we are not seeing a lot of mainstream press for this title, and my that I mean TV ads and the like – we are getting a lot of online buzz and for good reason I’m suspecting.¬† Coming at us from director Adam Wingard, who was responsible for last years ‘You’re Next’ is his next genre bending entry, ‘The Guest’. We’ve talked about it a lot here and today I’ve got a handful of … Continue reading

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Kevin Smith Invites You To Light Up and Enjoy The Show

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Here’s a product tie in we haven’t see used before.¬† Leave it to Kevin Smith to push the envelope as he teams up with The World’s Best Ever and Buds & Roses to come up with some product for your smoking enjoyment – based on his new film ‘Tusk’. Say hello to “Mr. Tusk‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúWhite Walrus‚ÄĚ two new cannabis strains on sale now as a tie in to the release of ‘Tusk’.¬† Here are … Continue reading

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‘The Walking Dead’ “Non-Spinoff” Gets Green Lit

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It’s been rumored, talked about, debated and debunked but finally we have an official word.¬† There will be an companion series set in ‘The Walking Dead’ universe and AMC has given it the green-light to get going. It can’t be called a “spin-off” as none of the characters from the current show will be featured.¬† This will be a completely separate storyline, set in a totally different part of the world but presumably during the … Continue reading

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New Trailer And Poster For ‘Cub’ Will Leave You Lost In The Woods

See, this is why I dropped out of boy scouts when i was a kid.¬† Always one of these crazy kids joining up.¬† Nothing worse than being stuck in the woods for a week with only a tent and a psycho kid.¬† Have to admit though – this trailer makes it look awful fun. I’m talking about the new flick ‘CUB’ which is about to make its debut at TIFF soon.¬† Those that have witnessed … Continue reading

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The Trailer For ‘Monsters: Dark Continent Is Here – And It Has Monsters In It!

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Gareth Edwards made quite the splash a few years back when ‘Monsters’ hit – hell it got him the directors gig on ‘Godzilla’ so he must have been doing something right.¬† Well, Edwards isn’t in the directors chair this time around but he still very much has a hand in things as a producer.¬† Tom Green directs and tonight we get a look at his handy work in this UK trailer for the film. No … Continue reading

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Summer Is Over – Time For Some ‘Autumn Blood’

You know – nothing good ever seems to come from being stuck in the wilderness, on a mountain or anything of that sort.¬† To further prove that point come the new film ‘Autumn Blood’ which once again takes us deep in the woods where bad, bad things are happening.¬† Here’s you synopsis: “High in the Mountains, a widowed mother dies, leaving her two children orphaned. Fearing being split up they keep their mother‚Äôs death a … Continue reading

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‘Escape From New York’ Remake Seems To Be Gaining Some Steam

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With the whole remake thing having been going on for what – a decade now – hell, probably longer than that – it’s hard to believe that they haven’t gotten around to remaking this one yet.¬† It’s been rumored for quite some time but no solid news has been tossed around, till now. Starlog Magazine (yeah, that Starlog Magazine) is reporting that some casting may be going on.¬† Silver Pictures, which is headed by Joel … Continue reading

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A Teaser For ‘Stephen King’s Big Driver’ Debuts

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You recall a few months back when I told you about Lifetime Network getting ready to jump aboard the Stephen King bandwagon with an adaptation of ‘Big Driver’ that would air around the haunt season. Well, the haunt season is creeping up on us and as such Lifetime has given us our first look at what to expect via a nice new teaser.

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New Photos Show How Nasty It Gets At The ‘Fear Clinic’

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As director Rob Hall wraps things up on his latest project – the Robert Englund starring ‘Fear Clinic’ we are finally getting a look at some of the handy work that Steve Johnson and Robert Kurtzman and their crew have developed for the flick – and it’s some disturbing stuff. Check this out!

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‘The Walking Dead’ Takes Over ‘Entertainment Weekly’ And We Get Our First Look At Father Gabriel Stokes

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Lots of ‘Walking Dead’ news tonight.¬† This is pretty cool stuff though so check it all out. To say that this coming weeks edition of ‘Entertainment Weekly’ is dedicated to ‘The Walking Dead’ would be a bit of an understatement.¬† They’ve gone and done four varient covers that you’re going to have to scurry around and find, they are all pretty damn cool, have a look! The article also features our first look at Father … Continue reading

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Tyreese Is Peeking Out Windows In The Latest Tease For ‘The Walking Dead S5′

Like a zombie in the woods Season 5 of the walking dead is shambling ever closer. Today brought a new teaser clip – this time featuring Tyreese – who managed to not get locked in the rail car at the end of season 4. Sunday Oct. 12th brings the much anticipated Season 5 debut.¬† Here’s the clip:

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Have A Look At The First 10 Minutes Of ‘Smoke and Mirrors – The Tom Savini Story’

It’s been in the works for a while but from what I’m seeing – it’s been worth the wait. The folks behind “Smoke and Mirrors – The Tom Savini Story’ have put together a little compilation of moments from the film that is some must see stuff for any horror fan.¬† There is no argument that Tom Savini is an icon in the genre and he has a story to tell.¬† I think we’re in … Continue reading

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About Dave Dreher

A life long fan of horror I have had the privilege of working with horror legend Tom Savini for the last 15 years. I have also done web work for Dick Smith and Vincent Guastini. The last 5 years or so I have been the lead writer and reviewer for HOUSE OF HORRORS and am now proud to be lead reporter here at HNN..
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