Film Review: Compound Fracture (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Michael Silna has just gotten custody of his only sister’s son after she was murdered by her husband before his very eyes. To fulfill his sister’s dying wish, Michael takes his nephew and wife and makes the journey home to his only other living relative: his estranged, eccentric (and extremely paranoid) father who is obsessed with building an unassailable compound. Once there, Michael hopes to repair his shattered family, but instead he finds that … Continue reading

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COMPOUND FRACTURE Gets A DVD Release Date

After a rather lengthy and successful festival run and even a theatrical roll out it is finally time for COMPOUND FRACTURE to make its way into your living room. Starring Tyler Mane and Derek Mears it gives us our first teaming up a couple of horror heavy hitters. Also starring Leslie Easterbrook, Renae Geerlings, Daniel Roebuck, Todd Farmer, Jelly Howie and Alex Saxon the film tells the story of “a broken family with a history … Continue reading

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Is It True? Did Brad Fuller Actually Say No Jason In The Next Friday the 13th Flick?

Before I left for work this morning I stumbled across the news that Brad Fuller had talked with the fine folks at CRAVE ONLINE and spilled the beans on a couple of Platinum Dunes projects, in particular THE PURGE 2 as well as the their rumored new entries into the rebooted FRIDAY the 13th and NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET franchises. When asked if they would be bringing Derek Mears back to sport the hockey mask … Continue reading

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Interview: Derek Mears (Hatchet 3)

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HorrorNews.net interview with Derek Mears from”Hatchet 3” Michael Grise: How are you doing today Derek? Derek Mears: I am super happy!

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Film Review: Hatchet III (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: A search and recovery team heads into the haunted swamp to pick up the pieces and Marybeth learns the secret to ending the voodoo curse that has left Victor Crowley haunting and terrorizing Honey Island Swamp for decades. REVIEW: The last time we saw Victor Crowley he had a problem with his face, it was blasted away! That was how “HATCHET II” had ended, with Marybeth (Danielle Harris) having shot off Victor’s mug in … Continue reading

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Tyler Mane Taking COMPOUND FRACTURE On The Road

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Lots of Tyler Mane news the last couple of days, and that’s always a good thing. Today I’ve got the details on Tyler (that’s Mr. Mane to you) taking his film COMPOUND FRACTURE on a 70 city tour, bringing his art to the people. Mane will be at each and every screening hosting a VIP session as well as a Q&A that will include some kick ass giveaways. With hitting 70 cities I would think … Continue reading

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Film Review: Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Catching up with Hansel and Gretel 15 years after their incident involving a gingerbread house, the siblings have evolved into bounty hunters who hunt witches. REVIEW: It is friggin’ cold in NY acolytes, incredibly and painfully cold. It’s too cold to tell any jokes on how cold it is! Yet I trundled to a downtown theater to catch a screening of “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” because that’s just the kind of black saint … Continue reading

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Film Review: Cursed (2005)

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SYNOPSIS: A werewolf loose in Los Angeles changes the lives of three young adults, who, after being mauled by the beast, learn they must kill their attacker if they hope to change their fate to avoid becoming werewolves too. REVIEW: Wes Craven & Kevin Williamson had themselves a great time from the years 1996-2000. That’s when the duo created (& sadly ran into the ground) a new horror icon, that icon being Ghostface, who was … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Aggression Scale (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: When mob boss Mr. Bellavance (Ray Wise) discovers that someone in his organization has stolen $500,000 in his personal stash, he sends his top hitmen on the trail of the usual suspects. Led by his right hand man, Lloyd (Dana Ashbrook), their investigations leave a bloody trail to a family moving into their new home in the rural countryside. Lloyd, Chissolm (Derek Mears), Freddie (Jacob Reynolds) and Wydofski (Joseph McKelheer) meet their match in … Continue reading

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Film Review: Arena (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: David Lord finds himself forced into the savage world of a modern gladiatorial arena, where men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses. REVIEW: Now here’s a movie made for the simple man. You got Samuel L. Jackson playing the bad guy, an online gladiator game and death every few minutes. The intro has 2 fighters battling to the death with lethal weapons in hand. As the onlookers across the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Predators (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: Chosen for their ability to kill without conscience, a group of killers, some trained and some who are not, must endeavor the alien race of predators that have set out to target them as prey. Dropped into the vast jungle of a distant world, these human predators must learn just who, or what, they are up against, and that their ability, knowledge and wits are tested to the limits in the battle of survival … Continue reading

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Film Review: Friday the 13th (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Jared Padalecki, Danielle Panabaker and Aaron Yoo headline director Marcus Nispel’s chilling remake of the classic 1980s slasher-thriller that spawned a legendary horror franchise. Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees (Derek Mears), a masked, homicidal maniac.

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Interview: Derek Mears

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WHO: derek mears WHAT: actor – “friday the 13th” (jason voorhees) with derek mears Interview – 02.10.09 MJ : Even non-horror fans know who Jason Voorhees is, how do you feel about playing such an iconic horror character? DM : I’ve always been a big fan of Friday the 13th and Jason Voorhees!!!! Even though we shot it, it really hasn’t sunk in yet. I’m really blown away by it. I’m so thrilled to part of the … Continue reading

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