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‘Monsterpalooza’ 2012 Scheduled For April 13th-15th!

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West Coast monster fans…get ready for another horrific year for the infamous MONSTERPALOOZA 2012 when it raids Burbank, California at the Marriott Burbank Convention Center next year on April 13th through the 15th. The celebrity guest list is ginormous and includes the following so far: Tom Holland (director of Childs Play, the original Fright Night, The Langoliers as well as appearing in Hatchet II), Linnea Quigley (Night of the Demons, Return of the Living Dead), … Continue reading

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‘The Devil Inside’ Trailer Hits the Web

‘The Devil Inside’ Trailer Hits the Web

Set to release on January 6, 2012 comes the story of an woman in Italy who becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, a woman who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.  The film stars Bonnie Morgan, Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Preston James Hillier, Evan Helmuth, Suzan Crowley, D.T. Carney, and Ionut Grama and was directed and co-written by William Brent Bell.  … Continue reading

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Original ‘Nightmare On Elm Street’ Replica Glove Coming Soon!

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And when I mean soon, I’m talking before this month is over, so THAT soon.  Yes, the National Entertainment Collectibles Association aka NECA has announced the departure of their Freddy glove from the 1984 NOES.  The glove features real metal construction, a distressed leather-like glove and a mannequin hand form for display when you’re not wearing it.  How freakin’ cool is that?!?!  Before I get into pricing and locations to where you can get a … Continue reading

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Teaser Trailer 4 Eduardo Sanchez’s ‘Lovely Molly’ Hits the Web

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Get prepared for another suspense thriller from Eduardo Sanchez (The Blair Witch Project, Altered) when he brings you the story of Lovely Molly. When newlywed Molly Reynolds (Gretchen Lodge) returns to her long-abandoned family home, reminders of a nightmarish childhood begin seeping into her new life. A malevolent force, whether her own haunted past or some supernatural ‘thing,’ tirelessly seeks to overwhelm her. Alone and isolated in a centuries-old manor, she soon begins an inexorable … Continue reading

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Chillerama US Tour Begins This Week

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Featuring directors Adam Green, Adam Rifkin, Joe Lynch and Tim Sullivan, this wild bunch brings titles from their Chillerama anthology that includes I Was A Teenage Were-Bear, The Diary of Anne Frankenstein, Zom-B-Movie and Wadzilla to select cities that begins this week. Below are dates and schedules of when and where each film will be playing. If you’re one of the lucky cities to get grazed with this crazy horror film tour, then by all … Continue reading

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SDCC Screens Trailer 4 Sega’s ‘Rise of Nightmares’

SDCC Screens Trailer 4 Sega’s ‘Rise of Nightmares’

This year at the San Diego Comic Convention, horror game fanatics alike got to experience the screening of the Rise of Nightmares new release that will hit Xbox 360 Kinect on September 6, 2011. Rise of Nightmares heightens the horror experience like never before, forcing you to use your whole body against your enemies. Using cutting-edge technology, you will be trapped in a nightmare-world of zombies, monsters, and hellish scientists – the only way out … Continue reading

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Universal Pictures Unveils 1st Clip From ‘Cowboys and Aliens’

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On July 29th, experience Jon Favreau’s Cowboys & Aliens; a western thriller starring Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, Olivia Wilde, Sam Rockwell, Adam Beach, Paul Dano, Noah Ringer, Keith Carradine, Clancy Brown, Ana de la Reguera and Abigail Spencer. Below is the first clip that Universal Pictures has released called “You Owe Me”. http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/1810159817/video/25931517 Synopsis: In 1873 Arizona, a loner named Jake Lonergan (Daniel Craig) awakens with no memory of his past and a mysterious shackle … Continue reading

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Sneak Peak of ‘The Walking Dead’ Airs During Breaking Bad Premiere

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In order to create a slight ratings boost for the Breaking Bad season premiere, AMC has decided to air a sneak peak of zombie tv-flick The Walking Dead. The season 4 premiere of Breaking Bad will start this Sunday, July 17th and this is what AMC had to say: On Sunday, July 17th, during the premiere of season four of “Breaking Bad,” AMC is sneaking a first-look video from the upcoming season of “The Walking … Continue reading

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Peter Jackson’s ‘Dead Alive’ Hits Blu-ray

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Come October 4th, 2011, you can add another 1992 horror classic to your blu-ray collection when Dead Alive/Braindead hits the shelves. For it’s 20th year celebration, the disc and or discs should be packed with a ton of extra fun any horror fan to enjoy, however, details on the goodies haven’t been discussed yet. Synopsis Lionel, a Mama’s boy has the unwanted honor of having to look after his overbearingly evil mother. He ends up … Continue reading

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Leatherface Is BACK And Going 3D

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Our favorite cross-dressing freak show “Leatherface” will be coming back to the modern world of horror, but from a much more visually coming out of the screen stand point–3D. John Luessenhop (Takers) is in talks to helm the sequel to Tobe Hooper’s 1974 classic. What creative thinkers on the project don’t want to do is to take away from what the original brought to the screen and piss off any horror fans like they did … Continue reading

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Production 4 Tim Burton’s ‘Dark Shadows’ Invades the UK

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Gothic-horror tale, Dark Shadows, starts filming this week in England and will star an incredible cast that consists of Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jackie Earle Haley, Jonny Lee Miller, Bella Heathcote, Chloe Moretz, and newcomer Gulliver McGrath. The film is a screenplay by Seth Grahame-Smith, story by John August and Grahame-Smith, and based on the television series created by Dan Curtis. Dark Shadows was a gothic soap opera that originally … Continue reading

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Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson Cast In Dean Koontz Novel, ‘Odd Thomas’

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There is a place on the casting block for 50 Cent in the Stephen Sommers’ adaptation of the Dean Koontz bestseller Odd Thomas where AntonYelchin (Fright Night, Star Trek [new] plays a clairvoyant short-order cook who encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark forces. Jackson will play Shamus Cocobolo, a blind deejay who helps the titular hero uncover a Satanic plot. Other cast mates include Addison Timlin, Willem Dafoe, Patton Oswalt, Gugu Mbatha-Raw … Continue reading

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‘Hypothermia’ Teaser Debuts w/ Blood n Guts Still

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James Felix McKenney’s flick Hypothermia is creating quite a stir in the horror industry, but in a very good way. The movie stars Michael Rooker, Blanche Baker, Greg Finley, Don Wood, Ben Forster and Amy Chang, and it’s been described by the heads at Dread Central as “Jaws under the ice.” Nice, right?!?! There’s no release information as of yet, but you can view the trailer and plot of the film below.

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Plot Details w New Images From Dark Castle’s ‘The Apparition’

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Written and directed by Todd Lincoln, Dark Castle Entertainment and Alcon Entertainment brings you The Apparition, starring Sebastian Stan (The Covenant), Ashley Greene (Twilight), Tom Felton (Harry Potter), and up and coming rising star Julianna Guill (Friday the 13th Remake). Plot Synopsis: When frightening events start to occur in their home, young couple Kelly and Ben discover they are being haunted by a presence that was accidentally conjured during a university parapsychology experiment. The horrifying … Continue reading

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Jacob Tierney’s Thriller ‘Good Neighbors’ – One-sheet w trailer released

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From Magnolia Pictures comes the story of neighbors Spencer (Scott Speedman) and Louise (Emily Hampshire) have bonded over their fascination with a recent string of murders terrorizing their community. When a new tenant named Victor (Baruchel) arrives in the building, all three quickly hit it off. But as they soon discover, each of them has their own dark secret. As the violence outside mounts, the city retreats indoors for safety. But the more time these … Continue reading

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Maggie Gyllenhaal Takes On ‘Voice From The Stone’

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Variety has reported that Jakes oldest sister Maggie will star in the supernatural thriller Voice From The Stone. Directed by Eric Howell and based on the adaptation from Silvio Raffo’s novel Le Voce Della Pietra, Gyllenhaal will play a nurse drawn to the aid of a young boy who is haunted by malevolent forces within the walls of an old house in the Italian countryside. As she develops a relationship with the father of the … Continue reading

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