Film Review: Dracula 3D (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: The tale begins with Jonathan Harker, journeying by train and carriage from England to Count Dracula’s crumbling, remote castle situated in the Carpathian Mountains on the border of Transylvania. The purpose of his mission is to catalogue the big library of Dracula. At first enticed by Dracula’s gracious manner, Harker soon discovers that he has become a prisoner in the castle. He also begins to see disquieting facets of Dracula’s nocturnal life. One night … Continue reading

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Podcast: The Golden Age of Horror – Eps 1

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It begins here! The Golden Age of Horror: A brand new podcast about Universal Monster movies and Classic Horror films from the 30s, 40s and 50s featuring two contributors to HorrorNews.Net and Horror News Radio, Dave Dreher and Doc Rotten. The first episode features Dave’s favorite horror film from that era, Tod Browning’s Dracula (1931) featuring the great Bela Lugosi as the vampire Count. Jump aboard, join Dave and Doc and HorrorNews.Net as we take … Continue reading

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Dracula Season 1 Episode 7 – Servant to Two Masters

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Dracula returns to NBC on January 3rd, 2014 with episode 7, “Servant to Two Masters.” Jonathan Rhys Meyers stars as Alexander Grayson, an American entrepreneur bringing the invention of electricity to London, England in the late 1800′s. Unknown to all but Grayson’s trusted companion, R.M. Renfield (Nonso Anozie), the American is actually Dracula in disguise in a complicated plot to undermine the Order of the Green Dragon who rule England’s oil trade. His closest ally is … Continue reading

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A Taste Of Next Weeks DRACULA Arrives

You all getting in to this new DRACULA series? It’s seems to be holding its own and believe it or not we are up to episode three already. Titled GOBLIN MERCHANT MEN and airing Friday Nov. 8th, it will go something like this: Grayson seeks to determine whether Lady Jayne is a vampire hunter for The Order of the Dragon. Lucy mends Mina’s broken heart with absinthe, romance, and a whirlwind tour of Bohemian London. … Continue reading

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TV: Dracula (NBC – 2013)

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NBC’s Dracula premiere’s tonight, October 25, 2013, and the good Doctor (Doc Rotten) has already caught the Pilot episode. Let’s start off by saying the show looks great, strong production values and Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an elegant and handsome Dracula.The show is a co-production between NBC/Universal and BBC – who more perfect to bring Bram Stoker vampire count to the small screen? But, the show lacks a healthy dose of “scary” despite a promising … Continue reading

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Cast And Crew Discuss NBC’s DRACULA

The networks take on DRACULA creeps into town on Oct. 25th but NBC is amping up their PR and as such have released a DVD style featurette taking us behind the scenes and into the world of their version of the legendary bloodsucker. Have to admit, I like what I see. Looks bloody enough, looks creepy enough. Jonathan Rhys Meyers dons the fangs this time around and appears to do a pretty damn fine job. … Continue reading

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All Kinds Of New Coolness For NBC’s DRACULA

Last week brought us that landslide of photos from NBC for their new horror project DRACULA. It was really kind of the first wave of what I figured would be a pretty intense media play for our attention and today brings wave number two. How about an animated web series and a new video clip to get your day rocking! In this animated short, part one of several we are treated to a bit of … Continue reading

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NBC Gets Serious About DRACULA

Been waiting for NBC to start talking about DRACULA but man, this is a bit crazy. They let lose today with a whopping 50 new stills all heralding the premiere of their new series about the blood sucker. The premiere episode titled THE BLOOD IS THE LIFE hits the airwaves on Oct. 25th The series itself will tell the following tale:

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A New Trailer Shows Up For ARGENTO’S DRACULA

Coming at us from IFC MIDNIGHT is iconic director Dario Argento’s take on the DRACULA mythos and in 3D none the less. The new trailer came along with a nice press release so read that first and then sink your teeth into the new video. TRANSYLVANIA, 1893. One night in the woods adjacent to Passo Borgo, at the foot of the Carpazi mountains, a couple of young lovers, Tania and Milos, secretly meet. On her … Continue reading

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Dracula TV Series Poster (Version 01)

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Dracula TV Series Poster (Version 01)

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Trailer: Dracula NBC (2013)

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Trailer: Dracula NBC (2013) Series introduces Dracula as he arrives in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who maintains that he wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. In reality, he hopes to wreak revenge on the people who ruined his life centuries earlier. There’s only one circumstance that can potentially thwart his plan: Dracula falls hopelessly in love with a woman who seems to be a reincarnation of his dead wife

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NBC Spits Out A New Poster And Still For DRACULA

Ready for a little update on the new NBC series DRACULA? Got some new poster art and a nice new still that show there will at least be a little blood flowing. First a little recap of what they are sending our way and then the new art will follow: Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers (“The Tudors”) stars in this provocative new one-hour drama as one of the world’s most iconic characters. It’s the … Continue reading

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Podcast: The Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast – Eps 16

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The Conjuring scares up boffo-box this weekend, smashing records and trouncing the competition. Co-hosts Doc Rotten, Dave Dreher, Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr., Thomas Mariani and Vixen recap and discuss the film, the cast and the director, James Wan. #ScaryAsHell Indeed! Dave steps in to bring the horror news of the week and Doc announces another contest. The Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast Episode 16 – The Conjuring (105min, 48.52MB) Direct Download Ed and Lorraine Warren are the original ghost hunters seen as … Continue reading

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The Trailer Shows Up For NBC’s DRACULA

It’s time to start sifting through all the info that SDCC dropped on us and begin getting out to you. So, here is the first look at NBC’s DRACULA. Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers (“The Tudors”) stars in this provocative new one-hour drama as one of the world’s most iconic characters. It’s the late 19th century, and the mysterious Dracula has arrived in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who wants to bring modern … Continue reading

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Podcast: The Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast – Eps 06

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Co-hosts Doc Rotten, Dave Dreher, Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr. and Thomas Mariani welcome director Patrick Rae to the podcast to discuss his film Nailbiter coming out May 28, 2013 on DVD/BluRay. The guys also talk about this week’s limited theatrical/VOD releasse of Eli Roth’s Aftershock. Dave brings the news and Doc shares his visit to the Blood at the Beach III convention in Virginia Beach, VA. And, we have a winner for the Krampus: The Christmas Devil … Continue reading

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