This Fall – You’ll Be ‘Housebound’

‘Housebound’ garnered itself some buzz when it screened down at the SXSW festival earlier this year – and it’s prepping to take on the Fantasia Festival next. The project got some good news this weekend though when XLrater Media announced an Oct. 17th release date for the film here in the states.

No DVD or Blu-ray info yet but you will be able to find it on VOD – iTuness and the like then. Even … Continue reading

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First Teaser From ‘American Horror Story: Freakshow’ Plays You Like A Puppet

Easily one of the most anticipated genre events of this fall, the premiere of the next season of ‘American Horror Story’ this year subtitled ‘Freakshow’ is one that horror fans everywhere are waiting for new on. Well, tonight I have some for you.

The first video teaser for the show has shown up and much like last year – it’s short, strange and haunting. Titled ‘Fallen Angel’ it’s our first look at anything from the … Continue reading

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Richard Bates Brings Us Some ‘Suburban Gothic’

This trailer just kind of popped up from out of nowhere, but I like what i”m seeing. Director Richard Bates is responsible for a little flick titled ‘Excision’ this is in my opinion one of the most overlooked horror films of the last few years. His latest project ‘Suburban Gothic’ is priming itself for a big Fantasia Film Festival roll out later this month and as such – the aforementioned trailer has been released.

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‘Hemlock Grove’ Transforms Into Season Two

If you’ve logged into your Netflix account at all you can’t help but be aware of the fact that Season Two of ‘Hemlock Grove” is now ready for your viewing pleasure. They pretty much hit you over the head with it at every turn. The obvious question is “is it worth my time?”and that will be the subject of another article, but what I have for you this morning is this pretty kick ass promo … Continue reading

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Come Back to Me in Blood and Terror

Tee-hee and yee-haw, oh ye faithful in blood and terror. I’ve got some good news. That whirlwind of guts, grue and gentlemanly demeanor , Wrath James White has a book that is being turned into one of them moving picture thingies. With sound and color and everything. If you’ve read his work, then you know he never pulls any punches and is prone to some bizarre and kick ass ideas.

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Trailer Debut For ‘Sleepy Hollow” S2 Shows Promise

One of the biggest surprises of last years TV season was the Fox series ‘Sleepy Hollow’ which ended up kicking ass and became the runaway hit of the fall season. As expected Fox quickly renewed the show and production began on season two. We really haven’t heard much in the interim and it’s been quite the wait but finally we have a trailer for the fall debut of season two.

You ready? of course you … Continue reading

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Preview: The 18th Annual Pucheon International Fantastic Film Festival

South Korea’s 18th annual Pucheon International Film Festival (PiFan) — perhaps the largest film fest in Asia dedicated to horror, science fiction, fantasy, and similar genre films — will be held this year from July 17 through July 27. I will be covering the festival for both Horrornews.net and the Horror News Radio podcast.

Each July, PiFan presents more than 200 feature-length and short films from around the world — some of … Continue reading

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HEAVENLY SWORD Video Game Fantasy Film Adaptation to Bluray!

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HEAVENLY SWORD

A Deity Is Reborn In The Highly Anticipated Fantasy Film Adaptation

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SpanishFear.com Showcases Spanish Horror

I have been a fan of Spanish horror films ever since I saw 1972′s Murder Mansion on television one night during the 1980′s. Along with The Finishing School (1969), these two classic horror outings still have yet to be given the proper high definition treatment.  Hopefully these films’ luck will change now that SpanishFear.com, a website dedicated to española de terror, is showcasing the latest news on the likes of Amando … Continue reading

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Verite Cinema’s VOLUMES OF BLOOD, New Horror Anthology Announced

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Five tales of dread interwoven when a sociology student gathers several of his friends at the local library to help him create a new urban legend with deadly consequences; Lily is in for a late night of researching and needs something to keep her going. It isn’t until she’s approached by a mysterious stranger that her luck may change… for the worse; a typical night of work for a librarian becomes a classic ghost story … Continue reading

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GODZILLA & MOTHRA Return with News of More Blurays!

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GODZILLA & MOTHRA ARE BACK & PRIMED FOR BATTLE!

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Including both the U.S. & Japanese versions of the film

GODZILLA DOUBLE FEATURE

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New BEASTS OF THE BAYOU – Premieres July 10 on Discovery Channel

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For hundreds of years, the marshes of Louisiana have been plagued by mysterious creatures intent on causing mass destruction. Some believe that these creatures are ones of mythical ancestry. Others believe there are more scientific explanations for the increased levels of destruction in the area over the years. Whose theories will be proven true? Featuring some familiar faces from SHARK WEEK 2013‘s successful special VOODOO SHARKS, Discovery Channel ventures deep into the bayou to explore … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Crime Thriller TRIAD Hits DVD Aug. 26

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TRIAD Debuts on DVD & Digital Aug. 26 with
Bonus Materials Including a Making-of Featurette

Director Daniel Chan (Young and Dangerous: Reloaded) assembles an up-and-coming young cast for the Hong Kong crime thriller TRIAD, debuting on DVD and Digital Aug. 26 from Well Go USA Entertainment. William Chan (As the Light Goes Out), Michele Wai (Hardcore Comedy) and Derek Tsang (The Thieves) star in the story of three childhood friends who join the Hong … Continue reading

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BLOOD LAKE Terror with Killer Lampreys on BLURAY July 22

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Having aired on Animal Planet to Millions of giddy creature feature viewers, Animal Planet’s first Original Horror film, BLOOD LAKE: ATTACK OF THE KILLER LAMPREY’S is coming to DVD and BLUERAY July 22 from the folks over at ASYLUM under the title BLOOD LAKE.

Directed by James Cullen Bressack, the film stars Shannen Doherty, Christopher Lloyd, Jason Brooks, Ciara Hanna, and Zack Ward.

After chomping through massive fish populations, thousands of starved lampreys begin … Continue reading

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Blu-ray Review: Tourist Trap (1979)

SYNOPSIS:
A group of five friends on a weekend outing get more than they bargained for when they stumble upon a shuttered museum of mannequins and its lonely yet amiable former proprietor.

REVIEW:
One of the best yet most obscure horror films of the 1970′s has recently made its debut on Blu-ray. Tourist Trap opened in 1979 with little fanfare, and didn’t even play in any of the theaters that I frequented. … Continue reading

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ALIENS ON THE MOON: THE TRUTH EXPOSED – Save the Date!

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A TWO-HOUR SYFY EVENT DOCUMENTARY SPECIAL

yfy will host the world premiere of ALIENS ON THE MOON: THE TRUTH EXPOSTED, a two-hour event documentary special on Sunday July 20, 2014.

July 20, 2014 marks the 45th anniversary of man’s first landing on the Moon.  We’ve all seen the footage and know the “official” story from news reports, the Internet and for younger viewers, from the history books.  But what haven’t we been told about Earth’s … Continue reading

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