Kickstarter Campaign Begun to Bring SAMURAI COP 2 to the Screen

Samurai Cop, the 1991 cult film that still smacks of the 1980’s, has gained a large following due to its availability on VHS and now DVD (in a special edition on the latter). With the availability of digital cinema projection, the film has played to sold-out crowds on weekend midnight shows and continues to do so. If you haven’t seen this film, you’re in for a treat. Lovers of “It’s so good, it’s bad” cinema … Continue reading

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Blue Underground Is Ready To Send ‘Shockwaves’ To The Fans

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Talk about iconic cover art. I remember seeing this movie on the VHS shelves back in the old ‘mom and pop video store’ days and it just draws you towards it. A cult classic if there ever was one and those fine folks over at Blue Underground are about to give it its due with a kick ass Blu-ray release. It’s ‘Shockwaves’ and here are all the details you can stand.

Featuring a kick ass … Continue reading

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DC Comics Embraces The Horror With New Series ‘Gotham By Midnight’

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Any of you who follow me here or on Horror News Radio know – I’m not the one to get overly excited about anything comic book or superhero related but I have to admit, I think this news is pretty damn cool.

DC Comics who of course are the home for The Dark Night and its assorted line of Batman spinoffs are going to head down a hard core horror path with a new series … Continue reading

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The Midnight Game Giveaway

Horrornews.net Giveaway of The Midnight Game on DVD courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment!   Thanks to our friends at RMS | Romana Marketing Solutions for the opportunity. Giveaway rules are simple, email joyhorror@horrornews.net and put “The Midnight Game” in the subject line.   In the body of the email, please type your full name and complete mailing address.   Winners will be chosen at random.   US residents only.

THE MIDNIGHT GAME– On DVD August 12th, … Continue reading

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Hellevator Man Anthology Continues with THE FUTURE EXECUTIVE

Blanc/Biehn Productions Continue Hellevator Man Anthology with FX Master Vincent Guatinis’ “The Future Executive”
Mick Foley signs up to take you on the ride as the MAN himself! First-Time Director Vincent Guastini Brings Special Eye for Detail to Project

LOS ANGELES, CA, August 11, 2014 – Jennifer Blanc-Biehn and Michael Biehn’s indie production company Blanc/Biehn Productions (BBP) has just completed principal photography with first-time director Vincent Guastini on the short horror film … Continue reading

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Creepy Trailer For ‘The Canal’ Is A Keeper

Writer and director Ivan Kavanaugh is ready to unleash his film ‘The Canal’ onto unsuspecting U.S. audiences on Oct. 10th via VOD, iTunes and select theaters and has brought forth a trailer to get us all in the mood and I’ve gotta say, nice job!

The synopsis for ‘The Canal’ is as follows:

“Sitting in an empty theater, a film archivist watches the grainy footage that will be his undoing. David and his wife are … Continue reading

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Scooby And The Gang Meet Modern Day Horrors

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If you’ve visited social media at all this past weekend you more than likely came across one or two of these awesome animations showing Scooby, Shaggy and the gang facing off against some of our most favorite modern day horror icons. If you’ve missed it then check these out:

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SyFy Channel Gears Up For The Halloween Season

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Love it or hate it, we all watch it. Don’t try to say you don’t.

The SyFy Channel has become a staple of Halloween season TV viewing with its annual ’31 Days of Halloween’ programming slate and they have sent out a press release outlining some of the high points of what is heading our way.

Read on:

Syfy’s 2014 Fall Programming primetime lineup will feature the series premieres of “Z Nation” on September 12 … Continue reading

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The Hamilton Comic Con Announces This Years Featured Guests

(Hamilton, ON) Aug 5 – This October, horror fans have a reason to get even more excited. The Hamilton Comic Con announced a “horror alley” featuring horror related celebrities and some of the biggest horror exhibitors in Ontario.

A number of cinema’s masked killers will be attending the event including Ken Kirzinger, known for the role of Jason Voorhees in Freddy vs. Jason. R.A. Mihailoff donned the iconic Leatherface mask in the 1990 cult classic … Continue reading

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‘Saw: The Complete Film Collection’ Heading Our Way

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Surprised it has taken Lionsgate this long but word has come down that they are finally releasing a complete collection of their wildly popular ‘Saw’ franchise.

Sept. 23rd is when we can look for this one. Details are pretty sparse but what we do know is that the collection will feature all 7 films in their ‘uncut’ versions. I would assume that the special features that appeared on the original versions of all the … Continue reading

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Blu-ray Review: STAGE FRIGHT (2014)

Synopsis: A musical theater troupe is stalked by a deranged killer, all to music!

When I first heard of Jerome Sable’s Stage Fright (2014), my initial reaction was that it was a remake of Michele Soavi’s superb 1987 directorial debut of the same name. After all, the genre has been overrun of late with remakes and reimaginings to keep up with the demands of home video and video-on-demand. More horror product and an … Continue reading

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Check Out This Disgusting Opening Scene From ‘Septic Man’

Not real sure what to make of this one. It truly is disgusting and if this is your cup of tea – knock yourself out. What we have here is the opening scene of ‘Septic Man’ which stars Jason Brown, Molly Dunsworth, Robert Maillet, Julian Richings and Stephen McHattie and from what I can see from this clip – a whole lot of feces.

Ok, ew!

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Specs Show Up For TCM-40th Anniversary Disc – And They Are Amazing

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Dark Sky Films passed along the final word on packaging and special features for that 40th Anniversary Version of ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ and they are as epic as we had hoped. The press release explains it best so read on and salivate:

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: 40th Anniversary
Black Maria Limited Edition
Exclusively Available Through Gorgon-Video.com Starting September 16th

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Alien vs. Predator Maze Hits Universal Studios for Halloween Horror Nights!

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For The First Time Ever, The Epic Battle of “AVP: Alien vs. Predator” Becomes Reality at Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood’s ‘Halloween Horror nights’

Whoever Wins…We Lose.

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Full Trailer For ‘The Guest’ Arrives On Our Doorstep

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We’ve talked about ‘The Guest’ a little a couple of weeks back. At that time we had a nice little teaser that just wet our whistle a bit for what the future might hold. Good news for you all tonight though – the full trailer just dropped and it’s…well, see for yourself:

Directed by Adam Wingard and written by Simon Barrett whose last team up gave us the awesome ‘You’re Next’- ‘The Guest’ is … Continue reading

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Production Begins on ‘Herschell Gordon Lewis’ BLOODMANIA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! Monday, August 4th, 2014 – Production begins today on a new major horror movie, entitled “Herschell Gordon Lewis’s BloodMania.” Acclaimed horror genre director Herschell Gordon Lewis will co-direct the project, which is being produced by HGB Entertainment Ltd. for Diabolique Films, the film division of the premiere horror publication, Diabolique Magazine. Mr. Lewis is internationally recognized as the originator of the contemporary splatter film, and he chuckles at being dubbed “The Godfather … Continue reading

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