Author Archives: Dave Dreher

Is THE MIST Heading To Weekly TV?

News is out that Frank Darabont may be getting ready to bring THE MIST back as a 10 part TV series. According to an article posted by the LA TIMES it would appear that The Weinstein Company has ordered up a whole truck load of new TV projects and one of them is a new horror project. Remember, they are already working with MTV bringing a SCREAM based TV show to reality. It would appear … Continue reading

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Production Wraps, First Still Released For HELLIONS

Does the name Bruce McDonald ring a bell? It should, Bruce directed PONTYPOOL a flick that this particular horror fan likes one whole hell of a lot. Turns out he’s been working on a new project, something titled HELLIONS and today brought the first look via the first official still from the project. The film looks like a bloodbath..get it, get it….!

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JURASSIC WORLD Will Venture Into The Future

All we’ve known for sure up to this point is that the next chapter in the JURASSIC PARK franchise will be titled JURASSIC WORLD and it would be released on June 12, 2015. Thanks to the director on the project we now have another tiny tidbit of info we can add to the list. Rumors have swirled for a bit now that this one was going to go the remake or reboot route. Director Colin … Continue reading

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A New FRIDAY THE 13th Film Gets A Release Date

I will leave it up to you to decide if this is good news or not but it appears a new FRIDAY the 13th film is in our future as Paramount has locked the date of March 13, 2015 for the release of a new chapter in the franchise. Yes, March 13, 2015 is indeed a Friday. Here’s where things get a little sketchy. There is no word on just exactly what Paramount will do … Continue reading

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Danny Trejo Battles VOLCANO ZOMBIES

There’s a headline I never thought I’d write. You knew the success of SHARKNDO was going to lead to this, and it has. Allow me to introduce you to VOLCANO ZOMBIES. Yeah, it’s exactly what you think it is. Here’s what the press release reveals: Danny Trejo (MACHETE, MACHETE KILLS) is co-starring in VOLCANO ZOMBIES, a new feature directed by Rene Perez (THE DEAD AND THE DAMNED) and written and produced by Jeff Miller and … Continue reading

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ANCHOR BAY Hosts A SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE

Time for a bunch of scantily clad young women to get slaughtered again, and not a moment too soon. ANCHOR BAY comes to the rescue with the release of SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE an indie shocker heading our way on Feb. 11, 2014. An isolated town full of sexy college girls has a dangerous secret: one girl has gone missing each year for the last 20 years. A big-city cop, in danger of losing his badge, … Continue reading

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A Couple Of Video Sneak Peeks At Next Weeks Episode Of THE WALKING DEAD

We are at episode eight already of this season of THE WALKING DEAD. You know what that means, the dreaded mid-season break. When the hell did this craze become the norm. I hate the “mid-season” break, it disrupts the flow of the story, it screws up your DVR recorder and more importantly it makes us wait for over a month for a new episode for no apparent reason. Regardless of my hatred of them they … Continue reading

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Things Get Scary Funny In Teaser For A HAUNTED HOUSE 2

After the success of the paranormal spoof flick A HAUNTED HOUSE it was inevitable a sequel would appear and appear it has. We’re still quite a ways away from the March 28th debut but I guess that’s why they call it a teaser. Here’s what we know so far. SYNOPSIS: Crossing new lines and breaking old barriers, A HAUNTED HOUSE 2 is the sequel to the hilarious box-office hit starring Marlon Wayans as Malcolm who, … Continue reading

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Is A TV Show Based On LIFEFORCE In Our Future?

A totally overlooked film is Tobe Hopper’s LIFEFORCE, Scream Factory recently gave it some love with a kick ass special edition Blu-ray release but it seems there is still a large contingent that is unaware of the film. Even fewer realize that it is based on a 1976 novel written by Colin Wilson titled THE SPACE VAMPIRES. News broke today that Ringleader Studios is moving forward with a TV show based on the same novel. … Continue reading

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HAMMER Prepping A Redo For THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN

You all ready for a new Bigfoot flick, actually an Abominable Snowman flick to be exact. First released in 1957 and starring Forrest Tucker and Peter Cushing it is a true classic for lovers of the big hairy beast everywhere. Today brought a press release announcing that HAMMER has decided to update the classic and things are actually well underway. President & CEO of Hammer and Vice-Chairman of Exclusive Media, Simon Oakes, announced today that … Continue reading

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It’s All About The Witches. AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN In EW And More!

You all check out AHS: COVEN last night? Holy shit, it is just so damn good, so completely wrong but so damn good. No lie, when it’s on you can’t take your eyes off the screen and you never know where they are going to take things. As further proof of the shows awesomeness is the fact that this weeks edition of EW (that’s Entertainment Weekly to the uninitiated) prominently features our sweet little Coven … Continue reading

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Find Out What’s Happening In 7E

On Dec. 10th we will all find out what the hell has been going on in 7E. Creepy apartment buildings have been a genre staple and Virgil Films has got a new one for us. As I mentioned it’s titled 7E and it goes just like this: “Inside an old New York apartment, Clyde (Brendan Sexton III; Welcome to the Dollhouse, Boys Don’t Cry) looks after his cousin (Antonella Lentini) following the death of her … Continue reading

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Christina Ricci To Play A Sexy Lizzie Borden…

Hey, don’t blame her, she just brings the sexy to everything she does. You have to admit, it’s a strange bit of casting news and what is even stranger is that this is a film being shot for the Lifetime Network. The actual title of the flick is LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE and we’ll be able to catch in on LIFETIME on Janurary 25th Billy Campbell and Clea Duvall will also lend their talents. … Continue reading

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FEAR CLINIC Is Locked And Loaded And Ready To Film

Remember the FEARNet series FEAR CLINIC? Of course you do, stupid question. Well director and FX wizard Robert Hall has been trying to to raise the funds to start a feature film adaptation of the series for a bit now via Kickstarter and today announced that the financing is in place and filming is about to begin! In a little bit of a casting shake up it appears as if Danielle Harris has dropped out … Continue reading

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Robert Patrick Joins Cast Of FROM DUSK TILL DAWN TV Series

With production already underway on the FROM DUSK TILL DAWN Television Series down in Austin TX. it appears as if the casting is still being finalized as today brought the news that Robert Patrick will be returning to the franchise. Robert of course starred in FROM DUSK TILL DAWN 2: TEXAS BLOOD MONEY and will be playing the role played by Harvey Keitel in the original film. The casting rounds out like this: Robert Patrick … Continue reading

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Stevie Nicks Joining The Cast Of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN

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Yeah, go ahead and smile at that headline. If you’ve been watching AHS: COVEN this year then you are well aware of the Stevie Nicks / Fleetwood Mac tie in. If you haven’t been watching it’s still to late to catch up and get with the program. In the show Misty, the witch played wonderfully by the amazing Lily Rabe in totally infatuated with Nicks dressing like her and playing her and Fleetwood Mac’s music … 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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