Author Archives: Dave Dreher

New ‘SHARKNADO 2′ Featurette Goes In Depth About Filming In NYC

This is the month – this is when ‘Sharknado 2′ will be unleashed upon the SyFy watching public and there is nothing we can do to stop it – so we might as well embrace it. As everyone should already be well aware – ‘Sharknado 2 takes place in NYC and will be featuring a chum-load of cameos. After the wild success of the first one, everyone and their brother wants to be a part … Continue reading

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Earn Your Diploma In Horror When ‘Graduation Day’ Comes To Blu-ray

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Ah the 80′s. Gotta love some of the slasher flicks that graced the video store shelves back in the day. Some VHS cover’s just screamed out to be rented – such was 1981′s ‘Graduation Day’. I still remember walking into the video store and seeing that cover on the shelf. It’s good to see that CAV Distributing stuck with the iconic imagery for this upcoming Blu-ray release. So, you’ve probably guessed by now – ‘Graduation … Continue reading

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This Fall ‘Prom Night’ Comes To Blu-ray

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1980 was a huge year for Jamie Lee Curtis. It’s the year she starred in three genre classics. ‘The Fog’, ‘Terror Train’ and of course, ‘Prom Night’. While “Halloween certainly thrust her into the “Scream Queen” arena it was the release of those three films in 1980 that cemented her crown. On Sept. 9th Synapse Films will release the later of those three – ‘Prom Night’. If you’ve never seen this masterpiece of 80′s horror … Continue reading

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Get Your ‘Spielberg’ On With This Fantastic New Blu-ray Collection

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You a big Steven Spielberg fan? I sure the hell am so you can imagine my interest in this new Blu-ray collection heading our way. It’s the ‘Steven Spielberg Director’s Collection and it certainly goes on the “must own” list.

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Featurette Takes Us Into The Life Of Ralph Sarchie The Subject Of ‘Deliver Us From Evil’

Tomorrow brings the debut of the new horror flick ‘Deliver Us From Evil’ – our own ‘Black Saint’ has already seen the film and I strongly suggest you go check out his review now. Possession flicks freak me out – they really make me uncomfortable so I’m thinking this one is going to scare the living shit out of me. Just watching this following featurette almost did me in. ‘Deliver Us From Evil’ is based … Continue reading

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Watch Cronenberg’s New Short Film ‘The Nest’

David Cronenberg is a director whose work we just don’t see enough of these days. Back in the day his films were the stuff of legend and unfortunately he really hasn’t done a lot of ‘horror’ stuff in recent years but tonight we have a new short film that is disturbing to say the least. I should mention at this point that this is most certainly NSFW so proceed with caution. The film is titled … Continue reading

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Soska Twins Helmed ‘See No Evil 2′ Gets A New Synopsis

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Big fans of the work of the Soska Twins and am really interested to see what they have come up with for this sequel to ‘See No Evil’. As you should already know, Kane is returning to reprise his role as Jacob Goodnight and along for the ride this time are genre faves Danielle Harris and Katharine Isabelle. The purpose of tonight’s post is so you can all check out this brand spanking new synopsis: … Continue reading

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Universal Unveils The Trailer For ‘Dracula Untold’

It was just last week when I showed you those two new one sheets for Universal Studios reboot of their Dracula franchise, ‘Dracula Untold’. Looks like their heading down the same path as NBC did this fall, giving us a prequel to how Vlad turned from mortal to creature of the night. If you remember, when those posters came out I expressed my concern that this one was going to go the way of ‘Underworld’ … Continue reading

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Felissa Rose Finds ‘THE PERFECT HOUSE’

Fans of 80′s slasher fare have long been a fan of Felissa Rose. You can’t find a horror fan who doesn’t know ‘Sleepaway Camp” and Felissa’s role in it. Wild Eye Releasing pick up her latest flick – ‘The Perfect House” and will be releasing it to the hungry masses on July 22nd. An anthology film it goes something like this: “The Perfect House is an anthology inspired by the styles of three of the … Continue reading

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Adam Wingard Wants You To Welcome ‘THE GUEST’

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Adam Wingard’s last film was ‘You’re Next’ and I loved it! I don’t remember where it landed but it was in my top 10 so needless to say, expectation run high for Wingard’s next effort, that being ‘The Guest’. So, what the hell is ‘The Guest’ you ask? Dan Stevens play David who shows up one day on the door step of the Peterson family claiming to be the friend of the families son who … Continue reading

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Trailer for ‘Life After Beth’ Shambles In

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I’m not completely sold on this whole “romantic zombie comedy” stuff but I must admit, the trailer for ‘Life After Beth’ is pretty damn entertaining. What is ‘Life After Beth’ you ask? “Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. But when she miraculously comes back to life, Zach takes full advantage of the opportunity to share and experience all the things he regretted not doing with her before. However, the newly … Continue reading

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Behold The Awsomeness That Is INTO THE STORM

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I love disaster flicks. Probably because I came of age during the golden age of such films. The Poseidon Adventure is to this day still my most favorite film of all time. It was my Star Wars. So needless to say a flick like INTO THE STORM more than peaks my interest and I’m really digging this brand new full length trailer that just hit today. Starring Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh, Alycia … Continue reading

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Massive ‘Classic Monster’ Collection Coming From Universal

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I know the first thing you’re going to ask is “don’t I own these already?” The answer is yes, kinda. There is no doubt that Universal is milking this whole “Classic Monster” thing for every dime they can but I have to admit, I love the idea of all 30 Universal films together in one box set. So, here’s what we’re looking at – from the press release: Starring legendary actors Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, … Continue reading

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Warner Bros. Embraces The Zombie Apocalypse

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The home entertainment division of Warner Bros. has announced their plans to bring the flick ‘Disaster L.A.: The Last Zombie Apocalypse Begins Here’ home to the masses and it will happen this fall. Sept. 23rd to be exact. Turner Clay is the man behind this one. You might remember him from his last project ‘State of Emergency’, or not. Clay wrote, directed and produced this bad boy and although it may have a very long … Continue reading

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Stephen King Adaptation Going To Lifetime

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Lifetime Network just landed themselves a pretty major property. The channel for women will be bringing an adaptation of Stephen King’s tale BIG DRIVER to the small screen. The story appeared in the short story collection FULL DARK, NO STARS and tells the following tale: Tess Thorne, a famous mystery writer who gets sidetracked during a long drive home from a book signing. After deciding to take a shortcut, she becomes stranded on a lonely … Continue reading

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Groan And Moan At This New Clip From Sharktopus Vs. Pteracuda

It’s summer and time for SYFY Channel to start up the Shark mayhem that will ultimately peak with the big premiere of SHARKNADO 2 a little later this year. First up though is SHARKTOPUS VS. PTERACUDA and today I have your first look at not just one but both of the monsters. Yes, the CGI is absolutely horrible but did you really expect anything less. I’m sure the acting will be equally as challenging to … 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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