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Before You See The Remake – Revel In The Original! Classic GODZILLA Screenings Announced

Earlier this year it was announced that Rialto Pictures would be bringing the one and only original GODZILLA back to the big screen in celebration of the big WARNER BROTHERS reboot. Today I’ve got a major update for ya. Here’s the complete listing of theaters you can run to and actually see the big lizard do his thing. :: April 18 – 24 NEW YORK, NY Film Forum :: May 1 SAVANNAH, GA Savannah Film … Continue reading

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Watch the GODZILLA Wonder Con Panel

This past weekend was Wonder Con and one of the most highly anticipated events as this years con was the GODZILLA panel. The biggest buzz to come out of the panel was the six minutes of footage that they showed. It has popped up online a half dozen times or so through out today and each and every time Warner Brother’s has promptly followed the leaked footage up with a quick “cease and desist” that … Continue reading

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HORROR DECOR Announces HORROR BUDDIES – You’re Going To Own Them All

I love HORROR DECOR. These folks just keep coming up with these kick ass ideas for decorating you home in all things blood and guts. Their latest idea is a line of stuffed horror icons that they are calling HORROR BUDDIES. I love this stuff:

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PENNY DREADFUL Gets Itself A Brand New Trailer

One show that I am looking particularly forward to seeing is the new Showtime series PENNY DREADFUL which as of today is only about 3 weeks away from seeing the light of day. May 11th is premiere day and this show appears to be a really interesting hybrid of old school classic horror and sexy soap opera. Here’s the new trailer:

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HBO Teases The Final Season Of TRUE BLOOD

So this is it, it all comes down to this. The final season of TRUE BLOOD is fast approaching and it would appear as if they are going to go out with guns blazing. I kind of lost track of this series a few seasons back but friends have kept me “in the loop” if you will but I have to say, after watching this short tease I’m kind of intrigued to see how they … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Announces PUMPKINHEAD And PUMPKINHEAD II Will Make The Trip To Blu

Leave it to SCREAM FACTORY to start gearing up for the Halloween season already! They announced today that they will be bringing both PUMPKINHEAD and PUMPKINHEAD II to Blu-ray this September. No cover art or anything yet, just this following paragraph: “Stan Winston’s 1988 monster film PUMPKINHEAD (one of our most highly-requested titles) will be coming to the ‘factory’ on Blu-ray for the first time this September! And…its 1993’s sequel PUMPKINHEAD II: BLOOD WINGS will … Continue reading

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New TV Spot For GODZILLA Highlights The Drama

It’s a new day and that can mean only one thing, more GODZILLA news! Yesterday brought us a nice new one sheet so it would only make sense that today it’s coolness of a video nature. Behold a new 30 second TV spot that features some dramatic flare and ends with a pretty kick as shot of everyone’s favorite giant lizard. Check it out right now!

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New GODZILLA One Sheet Spells It All Out

The GODZILLA PR machine rolls on and it shows no sign of slowing down as we creep ever closer to that May 16th debut date. It’s all good by me as I’m loving all the hype and when it comes to these one sheets, the next is always better than the last. And, that leads us to this: Oh, hell ya!

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Trailer for THE GREEN INFERNO Will Eat You Alive

Seems like I’ve been reporting on this one forever! Eli Roth brings back the cannibal sub genre in his new project THE GREEN INFERNO and after a successful festival run late last year it is coming to theaters and I’ve got the trailer to prove it.

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WWE Rolls Out One Sheet For LEPRECHAUN: ORIGINS

Everybody ready for a new chapter in the LEPRECHAUN saga? Doesn’t really matter if you are or not because it’s coming. WWE and Lionsgate have teamed up to bring the franchise back and today they debuted the official one sheet for the project. For the first time in the history of the franchise Warwick Davis will not be playing the mischievous Leprechaun with WWE’s Hornswoggle donning the green suit.

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New Tease For THE STRAIN Will Make Your Eyes Water

It’s short but it sure does grab your attention. It’s a new, literally 10 second tease of the upcoming FX series THE STRAIN. Before we have a look, here’s the synopsis they have posted over at STYD: Based on the novels by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, the tale is a high concept thriller that tells the story of “Dr. Ephraim Goodweather” (Stoll), the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in … Continue reading

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CRITERION Giving SCANNERS The Treatment

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July 15th – Find something and write that date down right now – July 15th. That’s the date that CRITERION will be releasing David Cronenberg’s classic SCANNERS to Blu-ray and DVD. As is always the case with a CRITERION release, the special features are what make the difference. Here’s what you can expect: 1.New, restored 2K digital film transfer, supervised by director David Cronenberg, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

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A Fresh FRIDAY THE 13th Update Brings A New Director

Some news for all you fans out there waiting with baited breath for the latest update on the next chapter of the Platinum Dune remake of one of the most popular horror franchise in history. That’s right – it’s FRIDAY THE 13th REBOOT SEQUEL update time!!! It would appear at this time that the previously announced release date of March 13, 2015 is still in play and the folks over at Platinum Dune have taken … Continue reading

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NEVER SLEEP AGAIN Heading To Print

The definitive documentary on the A NIGHT NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET series, NEVER SLEEP AGAIN has been out on DVD then made the journey to Blu-ray and now it is moving to book form. A press release divulges all the facts you need to know: Thommy Hutson, writer and producer of definitive genre docs such as Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy and Inside Story: Scream and producer of More Brains! A Return to … Continue reading

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NETFLIX Announces HEMLOCK GROVE S2 Debut Date

The Eli Roth produced – Netflix airing horror series HEMLOCK GROVE is getting ready to transform for it’s second season and have finally let us know when we all can log in and check it out. July 11th will bring us all the new episodes – just like season one. STYD posted the following info:

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FEARNET Bought By Comcast – Content To Be Split Between CHILLER and SYFY

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Some rather sad news today – at least for those of us that like variety in our horror entertainment. The cable giant COMCAST has bought out their FEARNET partners – SONY and LIONSGATE and will be dismantling the horror channel and splitting the catalog up between the two other genre channels they already run – CHILLER and SYFY Channel. The channel will cease to exist once the transfer of programming is complete which will take … 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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