‘Escape From New York’ Remake Seems To Be Gaining Some Steam

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With the whole remake thing having been going on for what – a decade now – hell, probably longer than that – it’s hard to believe that they haven’t gotten around to remaking this one yet.  It’s been rumored for quite some time but no solid news has been tossed around, till now. Starlog Magazine (yeah, that Starlog Magazine) is reporting that some casting may be going on.  Silver Pictures, which is headed by Joel … Continue reading

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Where is ‘IT’ Going?

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To NEW LINE that’s where. Word came down today that Warner Brother is handing the project off to NEW LINE and from this point forward NEW LINE will be the genre division for the major studio. Cary Fukunaga is still attached to direct. He’s made quite the name for himself with the huge success of TRUE DETECTIVE from HBO earlier this year. It is also being reported that the studio is kicking around the idea … Continue reading

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A Fresh FRIDAY THE 13th Update Brings A New Director

Some news for all you fans out there waiting with baited breath for the latest update on the next chapter of the Platinum Dune remake of one of the most popular horror franchise in history. That’s right – it’s FRIDAY THE 13th REBOOT SEQUEL update time!!! It would appear at this time that the previously announced release date of March 13, 2015 is still in play and the folks over at Platinum Dune have taken … Continue reading

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Our First Look At Anything From The Remake Of IT

Been a few months since anyone’s talked about the reamke of IT. Last news we heard was that TRUE DETECTIVES director Cary Fukunaga had been tapped to helm this time around and now with season one of that show come and gone, and seeing the work he managed on that truly outstanding show, I’m more than a little stoked to see what he comes up with for PENNYWISE and the kids. This popped up online … Continue reading

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Amazing Viral Footage For PATRICK: EVIL AWAKENS

To say that I was surprised at the quality of PATRICK: EVIL AWAKENS would be a massive understatement. We talked about this one on HNR a week or so back (CLICK HERE to give the show a listen) and I found it to be a pleasant little surprise and I highly recommend you hunt it up this Friday March 14th when it makes it VOD debut nation wide. Starring the amazing Sharni Vinson and directed … Continue reading

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Keaton Confirms BEETLEJUICE 2 Is In The Works

With ROBOCOP hitting theaters this week Micheal Keaton has been hitting the press pretty good. During an interview with MTV he confirmed that he and director Tim Burton have been talking and they both are open to returning the world of BEETLEJUICE. He told MTV: “I’ve emailed Tim a couple of times, talked to the writer a couple of times, but all really, really preliminary stuff until relatively recently. I always said that [Beetlejuice] is … Continue reading

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Podcast: Corpse Cast – Eps 94

  Well hello there folks! This week we’re talking about a thrash metal classic with Mercyful Fate’s Don’t Break the Oath. We’re also talking the 1988 remake of The Blob. What happens when a movie doesn’t have Matt Dillon money so they have to settle for Kevin Dillon money? Listen and find out.

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CARRIE Headed To Blu-ray And Bringing A New Ending With It

Kimberly Peirce’s take on Stephen King’s CARRIE will be making the trip to home video right after the first of the year. It will be available as a digital download on Jan. 3rd and those wanting a physical copy will need to wait till Jan.14th when the Blu-ray streets. Fans pretty universally panned the theatrical ending so it will be interesting to see this alternate ending and if it changes folk opinion at all on … Continue reading

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A New FRIDAY THE 13th Film Gets A Release Date

I will leave it up to you to decide if this is good news or not but it appears a new FRIDAY the 13th film is in our future as Paramount has locked the date of March 13, 2015 for the release of a new chapter in the franchise. Yes, March 13, 2015 is indeed a Friday. Here’s where things get a little sketchy. There is no word on just exactly what Paramount will do … Continue reading

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Get Robo-phobic With The New Trailer For ROBOCOP

The second trailer for the redo of ROBOCOP has made its way online and I’m still holding to my original opinion that I’m liking what I’m seeing. A stellar cast and an already proven story will hopefully lend itself to an better than average remake experience. In this retelling we are in the year 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Their drones are winning American wars around the globe … Continue reading

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EVIL DEAD 2 Remake Confusion Abounds – Is Alvarez In Or Is He Out?

Purposely stayed away from this one yesterday as it all seemed a little to vague to me but let me bring you up to speed on the last 24 hours. Early yesterday the majority of the online horror news sites all reported the same story that Fede Alvarez and his co-writer Rodo Sayagues had walked away from the sequel to their hit remake of Sam Raimi’s THE EVIL DEAD. This morning Alvarez himself has taken … Continue reading

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HELLRAISER Remake May Bring Originals Back Together

Been talking about remakes a lot these last few days and lets face it, that’s just the way it’s going to be for genre followers for the foreseeable future. Today’s news is a little more solid then most as it comes directly from the creator of the franchise. Clive Barker has taken to Facebook to announce his plans to take over the reins of arguably his best and certainly most popular franchise HELLRAISER. He’s got … Continue reading

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CARRIE Puts Her Mom In Her Place In This New Clip

Only about a week to go till the remake of CARRIE hits and this morning we’ve got a nice new clip to throw your way. The film opens on Oct. 18th and stars ChloĂ« Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore both of whom are featured in this clip: In the film:

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New CARRIE Televison Spot Points Out Her Differences

A new TV spot for CARRIE showed up today and although it doesn’t really show us anything new it’s still very well done and well worth a few minutes of your time. Before you check it out refresh your memory of all the who, what’s and wheres or CARRIE. October 18th brings the release of the remake of the classic Stephen King tale CARRIE. Directed by Kimberly Pierce and starring Chloe Grace Moretz and Julianne … Continue reading

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TROLL HUNTER Remake In The Works – Neil Marshall To Direct

It has been bantered around for a while that an American version of the really popular and really well done Norwegian flick could be in the works and this week brought confirmation that 1492 Pictures has obtained the rights to film an American version of the film the bit of a surprise came when they announced the director. Neil Marshall the director behind one of my personal favorites horror films THE DESCENT is going to … Continue reading

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Oh What Could Have Been! Watch The HALLOWEEN Remake We Could Have Had

For all its flaws Rob Zombie’s HALLOWEEN, in my opinion did have some pretty good cinematic moments. It LOOKED great. I have always loved the look of Rob Zombies work. The flaw was in the script, the story or more correctly the retelling of the story. It turns out that there was another pitch, another take if you will on the HALLOWEEN mythos. Federico D’Alessandro, the Head Storyboard artist and Animatics Supervisor at Marvel Studios … Continue reading

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