Author Archives: Dave Dreher

CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST Getting The Deluxe Blu-ray Treatment

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One of the most infamous horror films ever created Ruggero Deodato’s CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST is coming to Blu-ray from Grindhouse Releasing and it’s going to be a dozy of a release. A three disc set that will feature two blu-ray discs literally crammed full of coolness and a soundtrack CD. Here’s a listing of of all the goodies: – New high definition digital restoration of the uncensored director’s cut – Spectacular digital stereo re-mix and original … Continue reading

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AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAKSHOW Will Be About……?

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It would only stand to reason that AHS would continue the formula that has made it such a success. Build a dynamic ensemble cast around the iconic Jessica Lange, set it in an interesting and creepy setting and through one bad ass killer at us and then let the blood fall where it may. We know that Lange returns in Oct. We also know that this year will be a circus theme and now thanks … Continue reading

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CUT THROATS NINE Adds Some Kick Ass Cast

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For those of you not in the know CUT THROATS NINE is an upcoming reboot of a 1972 Spanish film that has been held in the highest regard in the cult genre. Coming at us from Rue Morgue Cinema the announcement came today that none other than SLASH has joined the cast. Yep, former GNR axeman, producer and now actor SLASH will join Mads Mikkelsen, Harvey Keitel, Julian Richings and Kris Holden Reid in this … Continue reading

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How About One More GODZILLA Still To Add To Your Collection

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I had decided I wasn’t going to post any more GODZILLA news until the film came out. You all have got to be getting tired of the “article a day” that has been bombing your eyeballs for the last month but then they sent this to my inbox! I mean seriously – how freaking cool is that!

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When You’re Hunting The SHEEPSQUATCH Don’t Let It Piss In Your Eye – MOUNTAIN MONSTERS Will Make Your Eyes Water This Week

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You been watching MOUNTAIN MONSTERS on Destination America? If you haven’t you have no idea what the hell you’re missing. Think Duck Dynasty meets Ghost Hunters and you’ll be barking up the right tree. I’ve been watching the last few weeks and I’ve got to say, these dudes are awesome. They sent along a little clip of this weeks upcoming show. It gives you a good feel for what goes on weekly. Check this out! … Continue reading

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John Carpenter Joins Robert Rodriguez At ‘THE DIRECTORS CHAIR’

If you haven’t yet searched out Robert Rodriguez’s EL REY channel, now might be the time to do it. The channel announced today that on May 10th it’s going to kick off the channels latest series ‘THE DIRECTORS CHAIR’ and the first to take a seat will be none other than one John Carpenter. In the hour long broadcast Rodriguez and Carpenter will chat up all things film and horror. On that same day El … Continue reading

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Elisabeth Moss Discovers THERE ARE MONSTERS

You know the name Elisabeth Moss? You should, she’s been on the hit show MADMEN for years and before that she was on THE WEST WING. You’ve seen her face, trust me and you’re about to see even more of it. Ms. Moss has found herself cast in a nice new horror project titled THERE ARE MONSTERS. Coming at us from THE STRANGERS director Bryan Bertino. This one is set to roll into pre-production later … Continue reading

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INSIDIOUS Chapter 3 Finds Its Director

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Some pretty big news from the folks at the INSIDIOUS Chapter 3 camp. Actually from James Wan himself. He took to Facebook this afternoon to break the news that collaborator and partner in crime Leigh Whannell will be making his directorial debut with the third installment in this popular horror franchise. A bit of a surprise I must say, but it’s a good surprise. For my money, I’ve been a big fan of the work … Continue reading

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New One Sheet For BLOOD GLACIER Splashes You With Red

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IFC MIDNIGHT sent over their new artwork for BLOOD GLACIER and it’s pretty rocking so I thought I would send it your way for a quick look: If you check you VOD menu you should find the flick all loaded up and ready to roll. If you need a little reminder, I’ve got you covered.

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Video Promo For Mr. Mercedes Harasses The Cops

On June 3rd Stephen King will roll out his first of two new novels this year. Titled Mr. Mercedes it tells the tale of a retiring detective who is haunted and taunted by an unsolved case. The following video promo teases things really well: Loving the little nod to PENNYWISE. Wonder if there will be any other IT tie ins? Luckily June 3rd isn’t that far off so we’ll know sooner than later.

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What The Hell Is A MUTO? Find Out In The First Film Clip From GODZILLA

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The first film clip from GODZILLA got released today and it features Ken Watanabe and David Strathairn deciding to “let them fight.” In the clip we see the flying monster that Godzilla will be up against and reports are calling this beast MUTO. No idea what a MUTO is but I know it looks damn cool. Damn this is looking so fine. May 16th can not get here fast enough.

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Dan Curtis’ DRACULA Gets The Blu-ray Treatment

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Those of us lucky enough to have been blossoming horror fans in the early 70′s owe a huge debt to Dan Curtis. His TV shows and movies are what we cut our horror teeth on. Dark Shadows, The Night Stalker, Burnt Offerings, Trilogy of Terror, I mean holy shit. One of his “made for TV” movies from 1974 is heading to Blu-ray. DRACULA starring the one and only Jack Palance! Here are the details:

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It’s Confirmed – HALLOWEEN 3 Is Happening

Earlier this week rumors were running rampant around the net that a new installment in the relaunched HALLOWEEN franchise was on the horizon. How many times in the last several years have we heard that, huh? It appears as if this time the rumors were warranted. The following information just went up over at Halloweenmovies.com:

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FEAR CLINIC Gets A Couple New Posters

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Some new artwork made its way online this week for the upcoming Robert Englund starring FEAR CLINIC. A theatrical take on the hit Fearnet web show that tells the following story: The film opens with a tragedy that launches five people into the public eye and enlists Dr. Andover to lend his expertise to help them overcome trauma-induced phobias. A year later, terrifying ‘aftershocks’ rattle the survivors, leading to them finding their way back to … Continue reading

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So What’s The Deal With HANNIBAL Season Three?

Everyone seems to be in agreement that some of the best horror on TV right now is happening on Friday nights at 10 PM when NBC airs HANNIBAL. Season two is coming to a fast close and as of the time of this writing a season three has yet to be announced. So, what’s the deal you ask? Short answer is, no one really knows but today show runner Bryan Fuller talked to Digital Spy … Continue reading

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COMPOUND FRACTURE Gets A DVD Release Date

After a rather lengthy and successful festival run and even a theatrical roll out it is finally time for COMPOUND FRACTURE to make its way into your living room. Starring Tyler Mane and Derek Mears it gives us our first teaming up a couple of horror heavy hitters. Also starring Leslie Easterbrook, Renae Geerlings, Daniel Roebuck, Todd Farmer, Jelly Howie and Alex Saxon the film tells the story of “a broken family with a history … 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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