Author Archives: Dave Dreher

DEVIL’S DUE Gets In The Holiday Mood

The folks behind the new flick DEVIL’S DUE have gone a created themselves a creepy little teaser and tied it into the Holiday season. Being presented to us by Eli Roth the synopsis goes like this: After a mysterious, lost night on their honeymoon, a newlywed couple finds themselves dealing with an earlier-than-planned pregnancy. While recording everything for posterity, the husband begins to notice odd behavior in his wife that they initially write off to … Continue reading

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ODD THOMAS Gets An Odd Release

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Every now and then one of these films come along. It gets financed, shot, edited and then NOTHING! It sits there collecting dust for an extended period of time until eventually someone gets off their ass and picks the project up. ODD THOMAS is one of those films, kind of. Directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Anton Yelchin (that’s the dude that played Brewster in the Fright Night remake) this one has all the makings … Continue reading

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TNT Greenlights PROOF – A Supernatural Medical Drama

I think this may be a first. A supernatural medical drama? Can’t think of another show combining the medical and supernatural but I’m sure someone will email me with some show I overlooked. Regardless, PROOF is coming at us from TNT and it’s produced by Kyra Sedgwick and is said to “center on a skeptical, hard science, female surgeon who’s struggled with family issues including a tragic death. She is persuaded to investigate cases of … Continue reading

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Our First Look At LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE

We talked about this one on HNR a few weeks back and we wondered than just exactly what LIFETIME might be up to making a Lizzie Borden flick. Well, tonight I can give you a look. LIFETIME has release a short 30 second tease for their upcoming premiere of LIZZIE BORDEN TOOK AN AXE which stars Christina Ricci, Billy Campbell and Clea DuVall and will premiere on the network on Jan. 25th at 8 PM. … Continue reading

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Trailer for SMOTHERED Turns The Tables On Modern Horror Icons

So, what do we have here? The trailer for SMOTHERED has shown up and well, I don’t really know what to make of it but I’m intrigued. Billed as a horror/comedy and starring Kane Hodder, RA Milhailoff, Bill Moseley, Don Shanks, and Malcolm Danare it comes to us from director John Schneider (yeah, that John Schneider) and turns the table on these famed horror killers as they find themselves hunted by a group of crazy … Continue reading

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New Video Blog Take Us Behind The Scenes Of PENNY DREADFUL

Haven’t heard anything on the PENNY DREADFUL front for a while so this little update is more than welcome. PENNY DREADFUL you will remember is the new horror series coming at us from SHOWTIME. Kinda taking the spot once held by DEXTER, kinda. Not a whole hell of a lot is known about the story line behind PENNY DREADFUL but what we do know is that the series will take place in Victorian London and … Continue reading

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An All Star Cast Finds Themselves ENDANGERED

An overlooked sub genre in recent years has been the “nature run amok” arena but that’s all about to change. ENDANGERED looks like it’s moving closer to a release. It’s been hanging around on the shelf for a while which surprises me given the talent involved. The good news is that some sales art has been released and hopefully someone is going t pick this one up and get it out to the fans. STYD … Continue reading

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Trailer for EDGE OF TOMORROW Brings Tom Cruise Back Again And Again

In a strange sci-fi twist on the Groundhog Day formula we find Tom Cruise stuck in a loop, repeating a horrible day on the battlefield over and over again in the upcoming EDGE OF TOMORROW. I have to admit, this trailer is pretty kick ass and lets face it, Cruise could use a hit so lets hope this one lives up to the hype and delivers the goods. Based on the novel “ALL YOU NEED … Continue reading

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Get Behind The Wheel Of Stephen King’s New Novel MR. MERCEDES

With DOCTOR SLEEP still warm in the hands of King fans everywhere comes the news of his next novel. Titled MR. MERCEDES it will be hitting bookshelves and your online book sellers on June 3rd of 2014. A short seven months away! King fans have known that this one was heading our way but what we didn’t know was what the hell it would be about. Problem solved, I’ve got the official synopsis for you … Continue reading

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The WORLD WAR Z-quel Gets A Director

Well this has turned out much better than I would have thought. When I first heard about the sequel idea being thrown around for WORLD WAR Z I was pretty bummed. Why, why in God’s name would they feel the need to make a sequel to this mediocre at best zombie tale? Well, time has been a friend to WORLD WAR Z, at least for me. After a couple of viewings it’s kind of grown … Continue reading

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ROSEMARY’S BABY Moving Ahead At NBC

We talked about this a little bit a few weeks back and tonight it moves back onto the front burner as the ROSEMARY’S BABY mini series that will air on NBC has gotten itself a director. While the following name my not mean a lot to many of you please know that Agnieszka Holland has been nominated for both an Oscar and an EMMY so we are talking a major player here. Also writing chores … Continue reading

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Freefall Into A Trailer And Poster For GODZILLA

It has finally arrived! Since SDCC the whole universe of geekdom has been eagerly awaiting this day. The day that the first official trailer for GODZILLA is thrust upon the world. Enough babbling, here’s the goods: And so the onslaught begins. The next few months should bring an endless parade of stills, teases, poster and interviews so strap in, the year of GODZILLA is about to begin.

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The Last Few Days Brings A Ton Of TERMINATOR News

The last few days have brought a windfall of news from the TERMINATOR camp and it would appear as if the coming year will be filled with John Conner and his band of merry men (and women). First up the new TERMINATOR flick has an official title so we can stop calling it TERMINATOR 5 now. It will be called TERMINATOR: GENESIS and Paramount has let it be known that Kyle Reese, John and Sarah … Continue reading

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You Have Got To See This Trailer For MEGA SHARK VS. MECHA SHARK

Think what you will of THE ASYLUM they’ve got this giant shark shit wrapped up. It’s been a bit since MEGA SHARK has graced the small screen but in the wake of all things SHARKNADO the giant plane eating beast is returning. No official synopsis yet but the trailer seems to hint at the government building a giant robot version of MEGA SHARK in an attempt to rid the earth of the horror but of … Continue reading

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BATES MOTEL Gets Two New Teasers

With an early 2014 debut being hyped A&E has begun their viral campaign for season two of BATES MOTEL. What we have tonight are a couple teaser ads one that features Norman and the other Norma doing what they do best, being creepy. Neither clip reveals much of anything but that doesn’t make them any less cool. There is still no firm debut date but with the ads, clips and teases coming a little more … Continue reading

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GODZILLA Teaser Stomps Back Online

Be quick if you want to see this. The San Diego Comic Con teaser trailer has popped up on line again but it seems as if Warner Brothers has a team of full time web surfers who spend their days ever searching for this elusive minute and a half of giant lizard coolness. This one is super high quality as well.

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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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