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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” and “White Walrus” 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’s 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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Interview (Part One): The Anatomy Of A ‘Faith-Based’ Horror Film – Director Casey La Scala Discusses ‘The Remaining’

These next few months are going to be busy ones for Casey La Scala. If that name isn’t ringing a bell yet, it will soon. Mr. La Scala is about to unleash the horror on an unsuspecting world. His first assault is coming via Sony through their Affirm label. What’s that you ask? Sony Affirm releases ‘faith based’ films. Yes, I said ‘faith based’, Mr. La Scala is about to premiere the first ever (that … Continue reading

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Trailer Arrives For ‘Amityville: The Awakening’

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I recently had the opportunity to talk with one of the writers of ‘Amityville: The Awakening’ Casey La Scala, we were actually talking about his new directorial effort ‘The Remaining’ also a horror film (watch for an in depth article on that conversation shortly) and his involvement in ‘Amityville: The Awakening’ came up. At no point though did we discuss a trailer but lookie what has shown up – just that. It has originally been … 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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