Podcast: Monster Movie Podcast – Eps 46

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Welcome to the Monster Movie Podcast. This week Doc Rotten and Thomas Mariani cover the films an career of John Carpenter, one of the most influential horror directors of the modern era. From Halloween to Escape from New York to The Thing, John Carpenter shaped the future of horror, setting trends and creating sub-genres. He’s responsible for such horror icons as Michael Myers, Snake Plissken and Jack Burton. He’s even directed a film about Elvis. … Continue reading

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 09)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 09)

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Halloween Fancy Dress Discount Offer

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Halloween is fast approaching, and we’ve just finished uploading our extensive range of costumes to http://fancydresspartyideas.co.uk. Exclusive to Horror News readers, we’re offering a whopping 15% OFF all products in our HALLOWEEN COSTUMES category. All you need to do is enter the code HORRORNEWS at step 2 of the checkout process to claim 15% off. Note – only applicable to products found in the Halloween Costumes category Have a horrific Halloween!

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“Midnight Hour” spins tale of workforce violence in October’s “Black Friday”

Most adults can tell horror stories about jobs they’ve held at one time or another, but in October the cult TV series “Lee Martin’s The Midnight Hour” takes workforce treachery to the next level in its latest installment, “Black Friday.” TRAILER: http://youtu.be/m3EumvizzFc This all-new episode tells the story of Griffith (Phil Elam), a security guard at a sprawling industrial complex, whose face is not-so-accidentally crushed by a forklift triggered by one of his co-workers; but … Continue reading

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Trailer: Halloween – Animatic Short – Pitch

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Trailer: Halloween – Animatic Short – Pitch short animation used to pitch Halloween – the movie

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Screenvision Brings 1978 Halloween back to Screen!

SCREENVISION TEAMS UP WITH COMPASS INTERNATIONAL PICTURES AND TRANCAS INTERNATIONAL FILMS TO BRING JOHN CARPENTER’S “HALLOWEEN” BACK TO CINEMAS THIS OCTOBER Screenvision, a national leader in cinema advertising sales, services and content distribution, has teamed up with Compass International Pictures and Trancas International Films to bring John Carpenter’s immortal 1978 classic, “Halloween,” back to the big screen. This nationwide release, beginning October 25th with select showings through October 31st, will be the widest distribution the … Continue reading

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 06)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 06)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 08)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 08)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 07)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 07)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 05)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 05)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 04)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 04)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 01)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 01)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 03)

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Halloween (1973) Movie Poster (Version 03)

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Halloween (1978) Movie Poster (Version 02)

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Halloween (1973) Movie Poster (Version 02)

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Film Review: Raven’s Hollow (short film) (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: Billy; his sister, Lisa; and her boyfriend, Mike, spend Halloween at the drive-in after trick or treating. When Billy threatens to walk home through a dark cornfield, Mike tells him a legend of Old Farmer Blood, who is said to have seeded his field with the blood of murder victims. When Billy disbelieves, Mike leads the trio into a nightmare of unrelenting terror. REVIEW: Lisa and her boyfriend probably need to pay better attention … Continue reading

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Movie Script: Halloween (1978)

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HALLOWEEN a screenplay by John Carpenter and Debra Hill SHOOTING DRAFT REV. 4-10-78 SCENE/SHOT NUMBERS REMOVED

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Film Review: Halloween 5 (1989)

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SYNOPSIS: Presumed dead after a shoot-out with the Haddonfield police, Michael Myers (Don Shanks) is secretly nursed back to health — and returns a year later to kill again. He once more targets his young niece, Jamie (Danielle Harris), who’s recovering in the local children’s hospital after attacking her stepmother and losing her voice. Jamie’s mental link with her evil uncle may be the key to uprooting her family tree. REVIEW: Get ready citizens of … Continue reading

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Not Halloween time? Doesn’t mean that you can’t do Something Scary

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Basically, I am a horror nut. I watch the movies, I look at the magazines, I check out the websites, and I write the stories. Most people limit their horror intake and conservatively save it simply for Halloween time. Not me, I try to employ these fright feelings all year long. This is what I did one time. It was October 1991 and I went to a film location that was the place where a … Continue reading

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Stephen King’s Favourite Horror Films

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(as stated in a 1992 interview): LADY IN A CAGE (1964) Lady in a Cage is a classic film that few people in the modern generations are aware of. It was one of the few actual films directed by Walter Garuman, who spent the vast majority of his career doing television work. The film was not a major hit, but remains something of an underground spectacle to this day. The story begins with wealthy widow … Continue reading

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‘Shivers Down Your Spine’ | 13 Part Short Film Horror Series – Now Online!

Got some news on a new 13 part horror series, now online! DeadLantern.com’s free monthly horror webseries SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE. This will be a 13 part series of short 4-8 $minute films that feature a wide range of horror subgenres, from comedy to slashers to monsters to even obscure stuff like film noir and sword-and-sandal! This series will also include shorts written and directed by various members of the horror podcast community, including the … Continue reading

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Legends 2 A Halloween Tale (Released Online)

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Godbout Entertainment is proud to announce the release of its latest production a tribute film to Halloween called Legends 2: A Halloween Tale. The film picks up 10-years after the events depicted in Dimension Films’ Halloween H20. But there is a twist, Legends 2 conceives that the events in past Halloween films happened in reality and then Hollywood turned them into films. “Telling the story this way lets us keep the events of the films … Continue reading

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