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Female Directors Take Center Stage In New Horror Anthology XX

Dark Sky Films is giving the female horror director their due with a new anthology project titled XX. Featuring a handful of the best ladies making horror this is going to be a must own project. Here’s the press release: Leading Ladies In the Genre Including Mary Harron, Jennifer Lynch, Karyn Kusama, The Soska Sisters and Jovanka Vuckovic Have Come On Board For This Landmark Project Santa Monica, CA (November 8, 2013) – MPI/Dark Sky … Continue reading

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IMAGE Bringing MISCHIEF NIGHT Home For The Holidays

The press release for the DVD of MISCHIEF NIGHT made its way to my inbox this evening and I knew you all would want to know about. it. Hitting shelves on Dec. 17th it will make the perfect stocking stuffer for that horrorphile in you life. Image Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) brand, announces the release of the horror-thriller Mischief Night, starring Noell Coet (Brother’s Keeper, Revelation Road 2: The Sea of Glass and … Continue reading

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Get Robo-phobic With The New Trailer For ROBOCOP

The second trailer for the redo of ROBOCOP has made its way online and I’m still holding to my original opinion that I’m liking what I’m seeing. A stellar cast and an already proven story will hopefully lend itself to an better than average remake experience. In this retelling we are in the year 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning American wars around the globe … Continue reading

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THE PURGE 2 Heading Our Way – Say Hello To THE ZONE

THE PURGE didn’t hang around in theaters long but while it was there it raked in the dough so of course you know what that means! A sequel! Several sources are reporting that THE PURGE 2 is a go and it will be titled THE ZONE. From Variety:

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With AFM In Full Swing – Poster Art Abounds

You sure can tell the American Film Market is going on. Every time I check my inbox there are dozens of press releases and links to new posters, sales art and synopsis. Not gonna lie, most of it’s less then newsworthy but if you take the time to sift through the piles a couple of nuggets are there. These next two image made it worth the search. Behold the artwork for BIGFOOT WARS and ALL … Continue reading

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Trailer For New Project From Michael Biehn Debuts

I don’t know about you but I’m a huge mark for anything Michael Biehn and he’s been a pretty busy man of late. His new project is a little shocker titled HIDDEN IN THE WOODS which is a remake of a Chilean film with a bunch of words you’re not gonna understand so, who cares.. As far as who’s involved: You’ve got William Forsythe, MMA fighter Krxysztof Soszynski, Michael Biehn, Jeannine Kaspar, Electra Avelan, Mark … Continue reading

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Samuel L. Jackson Joins John Cusack For Another Stephen King Adaptation

Well here’s some good news for your Monday afternoon. Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast for the filming of Stephen King’s CELL. This teams him up once again with John Cusack who of course starred along side Jackson in 1408 a wonderful adaptation of a Stephen King short story. According to the press release Jackson will play “will play Tom McCourt, an engineer and former soldier who escapes from Boston along with Cusack’s character, … Continue reading

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A Taste Of Next Weeks DRACULA Arrives

You all getting in to this new DRACULA series? It’s seems to be holding its own and believe it or not we are up to episode three already. Titled GOBLIN MERCHANT MEN and airing Friday Nov. 8th, it will go something like this: Grayson seeks to determine whether Lady Jayne is a vampire hunter for The Order of the Dragon. Lucy mends Mina’s broken heart with absinthe, romance, and a whirlwind tour of Bohemian London. … Continue reading

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Celebrate The Return Of SLEEPY HOLLOW By Watching 8 Minutes Of The Next Episode

I think to state that the folks behind the Fox series SLEEPY HOLLOW are a little concerned about their creepy horror project SLEEPY HOLLOW being forced into a short hiatus doing the WORLD SERIES would be a bit of an understatement. I know the timing couldn’t be worse, what better time to set down and watch a creepy atmospheric horror piece that late October but alas, baseball beckoned so the headless horseman sat in the … Continue reading

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Eli Roth Visits Jay Leno And Brings Along Some New Footage From THE GREEN INFERNO

Not sure how many of you check out Jay Leno in the evenings, I’m guessing not a whole bunch of you so I’m thinking a good number of you might have missed this new footage from THE GREEN INFERNO that director Eli Roth brought along when he visited the show last week. Eli Roth is one of those figures in the horror world that seems to split the fan base in two, much like Rob … Continue reading

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Reality TV With A Horror Twist Brings Us THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF HORROR

Regardless if you’ve ever watched any of the “Real Housewives” shows on Bravo you have no doubt heard of them at the very least. The premise is simple, cameras follow around a group of wealthy, gorgeous and shallow chicks all of whom have been fortunate enough to latch onto some dude with a shit load of money and have nothing better to do then let a bunch of cameras follow them around. Mind numbing, I … Continue reading

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First Look At Robert Englund’s New Film THE LAST SHOWING

When we talked to Robert Englund earlier this week he mentioned this film (watch our exclusive interview here) and today brings our first set of stills from the project. Titled THE LAST SHOWING the films stars Englund as a deranged theater worker who traps a couple of movie goers and using hidden cameras directs his “stars” in his own personal little horror film. Written and directed by Phil Hawkins the film also stars GAME OF … Continue reading

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One Sheet Debuts For I, FRANKENSTEIN

As I am sure you all aware, those of us here at HNN are a bit divided on what the upcoming release of I, FRANKENSTEIN will hold for horror fans, it’s been quite the fodder for discussion on HORROR NEWS RADIO and beyond and while the merits of the film are yet to be seen there is one thing we can wonder about no longer. What will the poster look like? I, FRANKENSTEIN reinvents the … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Robert Kurtzman’s MAD FX LAB And Robert Englund Interview

On Tuesday October 29th 2013 I was given the Halloween treat of a lifetime. The amazing Robert Kurtzman was kind enough to invite me over to his studio in Crestline Ohio for one of the coolest events I have ever had the honor to attend. First, a little back story as this year Robert kicked off what is hopefully going to be a Halloween tradition here in Northeast Ohio, Robert Kurtzman’s Mad FX Lab. Robert … Continue reading

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Celebrate Halloween By Watching John Carpenter’s First Take Of The Opening For HALLOWEEN

Remember back in the summer when some of that awesome “never before seen” footage from John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN popped up online? Well, that dude that gave us that, Billy Kirkus, has given us all a nice little Halloween night surprise. How would you like to see John Carpenter’s first pass at the now infamous opening scene for his 1978 classic? We’ve got you covered. Kirkus posted this with the video:

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A Couple Of New Clips For SKINWALKER RANCH Promote VOD Release

The trailer for this one really intrigued me and this morning a couple of new clips showed up for Devin McGinn’s SKINWALKER RANCH which is on VOD as you read this as well as theatrical in a few select cities. Before we look at the clips here is a quick refresher on the storyline: In 2010 Skinwalker Ranch gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings 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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