Author Archives: Mike Joy

HorrorNews.net New Bolster Button From Popcorn Horror

In Popcorn Horror’s roll out of the new BOLSTER BUTTON , we are proud to be the first to test this cutting edge new concept.   Popcorn Horror has created a Bolster Button to place on the Horrornews.net website. What is a Bolster Button? Popcorn Horror developed a tool set called Bolster. On the Bolster site you can set up tools that help content creators make money, promote projects and interact with fans. These tools are … Continue reading

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Podcast: Evolution of The Apocalypse – Eps 84

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Evolution of the Apocalypse — Episode 84 “Saving The World One Podcast at a Time” Evolution Of The Apocalypse is a podcast you can find on iTunes, Stitcher and Podomatic about survival, zombie movies, craft beer reviews, and just plain old manly banter. Saving the world one podcast at a time. This week Mike, Matt and Chris are teaming up to tackle bug out location! The film The cemetery gets a look and lots of … Continue reading

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Diabolique Magazine presents 2014 International Film Festival

THE DIABOLIQUE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Call For Entries Bloomington, IN – The Diabolique International Film Festival is presented by Diabolique Magazine, one of the fastest growing publications in the world dedicated to genre cinema. In addition, we are pleased to welcome Sony and FinalDraft as official Festival partners for 2014. Join us September 19-20, 2014 in Bloomington, Indiana for the premiere showcase of independent genre cinema, featuring horror, sci-fi, fantasy and animation. The Diabolique International … Continue reading

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2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival – wait for it , wait for it …

The 2014 ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL to Announce Cities and Venues Next Week The world’s biggest heavy music touring music festival is back and ready to pummel in 2014. The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL is announcing this year’s cities and venues next Tuesday, February 18th. The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL has listened to the fans and promises to answer the prayers of heavy metal crusaders everywhere, assuring the most bold and diverse … Continue reading

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Cinedigm and Wizard World Partner To Launch A Digital Comic Con Channel

The network will feature highly curated feature films, television episodes, web series, live panel conversations, original programming and an e-commerce component. Releasing widely on internet connected devices, the network will be accessible to Comic Con fans via mobile, tablets, gaming consoles, connected TVs and set top boxes. Los Angeles, CA, February 12, 2014 – Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) announced today it has partnered with Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) to create a direct-to-consumer, branded digital network … Continue reading

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Bizarre A.C. part 2 , Atlantic City’s Horror Con Is Back For Revenge

Bizarre A.C. II , unusual, unpredictable, undead, returns to the Tropicana in Atlantic City, NJ on June 13 – 15, 2014. If you missed the first Bizarre A.C. this past December, you missed a true horror event.   Jon Henderson crafted a horror convention that can go toe to toe with Monster Mania or Chiller Theatre Cons.   Well,  if you enjoyed Bizarre A.C. and thought it was great, then you’re going to love what’s coming this … Continue reading

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Horror Funding: Pinwheel stars Wrestling Legend, Ox Baker

Support Pinwheel on IndieGoGo , they are trying to raise 5,000 dollars to get this movie made.  it’s stars pro wrestling legend, Ox Baker ( famous for Escape from New York ) http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/pinwheel  

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Giveaway: Sorority Party Massacre FREE DVD’s For You!

HorrorNews.net and Anchor Bay want to give 2 DVD copies to SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE.  Please email joyhorror@horrornews.net for a chance to win.  Winners will be picked at random within the next week or two.  Enter “SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE” in the subject line and then enter your full name and complete address in the body of the email.  United States ONLY. SORORITY PARTY MASSACRE SYNOPSIS: An isolated town full of sexy college girls has a dangerous … Continue reading

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Buddy Hutchins Filming Now – New Thriller From Youngest Producer In History

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Buddy Hutchins – Everyone Has a Breaking Point. What’s all the fuss about this guy named Buddy Hutchins? How about Richard Switzer being the youngest producer in history.  Richard’s company http://www.switzerent.com/ is making this amazing movie happen and writer/director Jared Cohn ( Atlantic Rim ) is the driving creative force. Storyline Buddy Hutchins just wants to live a simple life. But when he catches his wife cheating on him, she files for divorce, petitions the … Continue reading

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Popcorn Horror introduces Bolster Project

I’d like announce a new and exciting partnership between HorrorNews.net and Popcorn Horror. I really like these guys and for a lot of great reason. They’re all about supporting independent horror and have found an interesting way to do it. HorrorNews.net from its inception has been a strong voice for the indie horror genre. It only makes sense that we hang with like-minded horror fans and try to make things happen. Popcorn Horror has created … Continue reading

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Unexplained Confidential: Goblins in Africa

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Are Goblins Real? I heard about this bizarre story and just couldn’t ignore it.   This is one of the strangest things I’ve read in quite some time.    I’m not sure that I personally know anyone who believes in goblins, but in Africa – that’s another story.   It seems that the culture feeds on this type of mythology.  It’s real to those people, and maybe it is real.   I’m not going to be ignorant towards this … Continue reading

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Podcast: Evolution of The Apocalypse – Eps 83

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Evolution of the Apocalypse — Episode 83 “Saving The World One Podcast at a Time” There’s only one place to turn when the APOCALYPSE is at your front door. Mike and Matt are your only chance for survival. Evolution Of The Apocalypse is a podcast you can find on iTunes, Stitcher and Podomatic about survival, zombie movies, craft beer reviews, and just plain old manly banter.

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AJ Styles Slams Into Adventureland (Voorhees, NJ)

  Saturday, February 8th: Adventureland Store is proud to host a signing with former TNA Wrestling Grand Slam Champion AJ STYLES! AJ will be in the store from 12PM to 2PM signing autographs & taking pictures with fans. Mail order items will be accepted. Pricing breakdown is as follows: In Store: $30 will get you an autograph & photograph with AJ; extra signatures can be purchased for $15 each. Mail Order: Can’t make it to … Continue reading

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Horror Funding: HEIR Kickstarter Campaign

Fatal Pictures is proud to announce HEIR, a new horror short currently in pre-production. HEIR will be Written and Directed by Richard Powell (WORM, FAMILIAR) and Produced by Zach Green (WORM, FAMILIAR), Marc Roussel (REMOTE, ELUSIVE MAN and SWEETEST HIPPOPOTAMUS) and Richard Powell. Special FX by The Butcher Shop (DEATH RACE, RESIDENT EVIL : AFTERLIFE, FAMILIAR), Editing By John Nicholls (HEMLOCK GROVE, SWEETEST HIPPOPOTAMUS). More information on cast and crew coming soon. In addition to … Continue reading

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Podcast: Evolution of The Apocalypse – Eps 82

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Evolution of the Apocalypse — Episode 82 “Saving The World One Podcast at a Time” There’s only one place to turn when the APOCALYPSE is at your front door.   Mike and Matt are your only chance for survival. Evolution Of The Apocalypse is a podcast you can find on iTunes, Stitcher and Podomatic about survival, zombie movies, craft beer reviews, and just plain old manly banter.

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Giveaway: CARRIE – Get Your Blu-ray Copy For Free

CARRIE said she wants YOU to have a Blu-ray copy and all you have to do is email joyhorror@horrornews.net and put CARRIE in the subject line.  You’ll be entered to win a Blu-ray copy of CARRIE courtesy of HorrorNews.net!   United States ONLY.     Please put your full name and complete address in the body of the purchase order. Hurry into stores to get a dose of Carrie on DVD and Blu-ray, January 14th! The third time … Continue reading

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HorrorNews.net Wants To Give You BAD MILO!

HorrorNews.net and Magnolia Home Entertainment are giving away 2 DVD copies of BAD MILO!  Email joyhorror@horrornews.net with BAD MILO! in the subject and your full name and complete address in the body of the email.   US ONLY>   Winners will be picked at random. From The Producers Of Safety Not Guaranteed And Jeff Who Lives At Home Comes The Wildly Entertaining Comedy BAD MILO!

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Hammer Giveaway: Frankenstein Created Women Blu-Ray

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HorrorNews.net wants to give you a copy of the Hammer Cult Classic, Frankenstein Created Women now available on Blu-ray.   Here is what you need to do — Email joyhorror@horrornews.net and put “Frankenstein Created Women” in the subject line.  In the body of the email, please list your full name and complete address.  US Only. To kick-off the upcoming New Year, Millennium Entertainment is pleased to reveal their plans for a high-definition release of the cult … Continue reading

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HorrorNews.net Receives Evidence Box From HBO True Detectives

HBO True Detectives take promotional gimmicks to a whole new level.  This past week,  the offices of HorrorNews.net received a mysterious package in the mail.  We had no idea it was coming and we had no idea what was in the box.   Needless to say, what was in this box was eye opening.  It was a prop from the new HBO series True Detectives.  What does it mean?  I guess tune into HBO on January … Continue reading

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Howling New HorrorNews.net Giveaway – DVD Copies of Teen Wolf Season 3

HorrorNews.net Giveaway Win a copy of the Teen Wolf Season 3 , Part 1  DVD courtesy of 20th Century Fox Entertainment Please email joyhorror@horrornews.net and put Teen Wolf in the subject line , in the body of the email fill out your full name and complete address . US residents only.  Winners will be picked at random. TEEN WOLF SEASON 3 PART 1

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Giveaway – You’re Next – Giveaway – You’re Next

You’re Next – to win this New HorrorNews.net Giveaway. You’re Next – We have 2 DVD Copies courtesy of Lionsgate Home Entertainment.  You’re Next – and all you have to do is email joyhorror@horrornews.net and put You’re Next in the subject line.  Please give your full name and complete address in the body of the email, and we will pick winners at random in the next couple of weeks.  You’re Next – but US residents ONLY.    Did I mention, You’re Next !!!!!!  Award Winning … Continue reading

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About Mike Joy

HorrorNews.net Manager. Located in New Jersey. I've been with HNN since it's creation in 2008. Responsibilities: managing talent, acquisitions, new programs, website strategizing, celebrity interviews, public relations, the paranormal column, “Unexplained Confidential”, and more. unexplainedconfidential.blogspot.com