New Artwork For The SCREAM FACTORY Release of BODY BAGS

An often overlooked little anthology flick JOHN CARPENTER Presents BODY BAGS is one of the projects that always brings a smile to my face and I’m pleased to see that SCREAM FACTORY will be giving it some Blu-ray love later this year. All that is known at this point is that it will be heading our way in November but we do have your first look at the new artwork that will grace the front … Continue reading

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Final Bonus Features For PRINCE OF DARKNESS

SCREAM FACTORY just sent out word on what we can look forward to on their Collector’s Edition Blu-ray of John Carpenter’s PRINCE OF DARKNESS and as we’ve come to expect, they are awesome. Here’s the press release that unveils all: Get ready for the ultimate presentation of the heart-pounding supernatural thriller by heralded master of horror director John Carpenter (Halloween, The Fog, They Live) as the long-awaited PRINCE OF DARKNESS Collector’s Edition Blu-ray™ and DVD … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Teases Some New Cover Art

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Don’t have much information on this release yet but I do have the kick ass artwork and that’s enough to make me post it on up for all you to check out. How do you all feel about NIGHT OF THE COMET. I remember it quite fondly and you can definitely add me to the “can’t wait for this one” list. SCREAM FACTORY promises more info soon and they have always come through in the … Continue reading

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Scream Factory TV Launches on YouTube

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SHOUT! FACTORY OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES SCREAM FACTORY TV New Digital Destination Video Portal Unleashes Hours of Classic, Cult and Fan-Favorite Horror and Sci-Fi Content LOS ANGELES – July 9, 2013 – Shout! Factory, a leading media company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture, announced today the official launch of Scream Factory TV at youtube.com/screamfactorytv . Featuring hours of specialty horror and sci-fi content from classic, cult and fan-favorite films, … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Celebrates One Year With A Pair Of New Releases

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It’s been a great year indeed and SCREAM FACTORY is in full blown celebration mode. It really doesn’t seem like they’ve been around that long all ready but when you look back on the myriad of horror awesomeness they have let loose it certainly stokes you for what’s to come in year two. They’ve just announced a couple new releases headed our way, a couple more long lost 80’s fear fests. First up, THE BEAST … Continue reading

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All Kinds Of SCREAM FACTORY Coolness!

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It seems that every time we turn around the folks over at SCREAM FACTORY have another load of cool shit to throw at us. Just the last few days along have brought three different little tasty tidbits of info all of which I’m going to throw at you right now. First up, SCREAM FACTORY now has its very own YOU TUBE channel! This is one you’re going to want to hit the subscribe button on. … Continue reading

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Podcast: The Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast – Eps 04

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It’s documentary week at the Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast where co-hosts Doc Rotten, Dave Dreher, Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr. and Thomas Mariani discuss the films Room 237 and My Amityville Horror. In one film, the interviewees try to convince the audience that Stanley Kubrick tried to hide hidden messages into the film The Shining. In the other, Daniel Lutz shares his experiences surviving the terror of the events described within The Amityville Horror. Afterwhich, Dave jumps in with this week’s … Continue reading

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Scream Factory VINCENT PRICE Blu-ray SET Announced

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Oh Scream Factory, how I do love you so…. These folks just keep on finding a way to put out discs that true horror fans can simply not live without and there next effort is heading back to the good old days and will be a boxed set of some of the work of the one and only Vincent Price! As tends to be the case in these “just breaking” situations info is sketchy but … Continue reading

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Final Blu-ray Specs For The Scream Factory Release Of THE FOG Roll In

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Last week I showed you that kick ass artwork for the upcoming SCREAM FACTORY release of John Carpenter’s THE FOG and today I’ve got even better news, the final Blu-ray specs. This is going to be an awesome release, check it out! THE FOG Collector’s Edition Blu-ray™ and DVD A weather beaten old fisherman tells an ancient tale of betrayal and death to fascinated children as they huddle together by their campfire. As a piece … Continue reading

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New Artwork For The SCREAM FACTORY Release Of THE FOG

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You all know already how big a fan I am of the SCREAM FACTORY line of Blu-ray discs and things like this are the very reason why. Check out this absolutely kick ass artwork that will be gracing the cover of their upcoming release of John Carpenter’s THE FOG. Nice, huh?

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THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN Blu-ray Will Be Loaded With Coolness

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More SCREAM FACTORY news this morning. The same day they release THE BURNING on Blu-ray, May 21st they will also release another often overlooked classic, THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN. The press release breaks it all down very nicely so…. THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN Blu-ray™ + DVD Combo Pack (including the debut of THE EVICTORS on DVD!) Don’t get caught in this town after sundown! When two young lovers are savagely beaten and tortured … Continue reading

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Final Details For The Blu-ray Release Of THE BURNING

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Oh SCREAM FACTORY, how I love you so… These SCREAM FACTORY releases have been nothing short of spectacular, I know I keep saying that but damn, talk about “must have” Blu-rays. The next in the string is the always overlooked classic THE BURNING. While we’ve know its release date for a while tonight I’ve got the final word from SCREAM FACTORY on exactly what will be on the disc, and it’s killer.

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Scream Factory Releases The Goods On THE HOWLING

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No one can argue the fact that THE HOWLING is a true classic. Another one of those films that many horror fans cite as a major reason for being a fan. Sure, the sequels were less then stellar but the original with those amazing FX by Rob Bottin, the stuff of legend and thanks to SCREAM FACTORY we are going to get to see it all in stunning high def and with a truck load … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Announces THE HOWLING

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One of the pivotal films in this horror fans growth, 1981’s THE HOWLING is going to get the Blu-ray treatment from SCREAM FACTORY and that is all good. In announcing their release of THE HOWLING Scream Factory continues its long string of awesome must have Blu-ray releases. No special features yet, we’ll get to hear about those later in March but, I do have the cover art for you and it’s looking good!

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THE BURNING and THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN Hitting Blu From SCREAM FACTORY

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Two more slasher classics are going to be getting the royal Blu-ray treatment this spring thanks to SCREAM FACTORY. The press release just hit the inbox this afternoon so read on and prepare to part with some of your cash. The BURNING Collector’s Edition Blu-ray™ + DVD Combo Pack Gather around the campfire to die! A group of summer camp pranksters get the scare of their lives when they target the camp’s creepy caretaker…and he … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Reveals PHANTASM II Special Features

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Without a doubt, one of the most eagerly anticipated Blu-ray releases of the year the coming release of PHANTASM II coming at us from SCREAM FACTORY. This whole line of SCREAM FACTORY releases that have been hitting us since Halloween have been nothing short of stellar and after getting a look at this list of special features that they have amassed for PHANTASM II, it appears nothing has changed. Hitting the shelves on March 5th … Continue reading

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SCREAM FACTORY Debuts The Artwork for PHANTASM II

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Loving the SCREAM FACTORY Blu-ray releases so far and it appears as if we will be loving it well into 2013. They just teased the artwork for next years release of PHANTASM II and its killer.

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SCREAM FACTORY announces special features for the THEY LIVE Blu-ray!

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Right after the Halloween holiday SCREAM FACTORY will give us the biggest Halloween treat of the season. That of course is going to be the Blu-ray release of John Carpenter’s cult classic THEY LIVE. Having already had the honor of checking out the first two SCREAM FACTORY releases (Halloween II and Halloween III) I can without a doubt that this release of THEY LIVE is probably the release I am most looking forward to this … Continue reading

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THEY LIVE Blu-ray info is in!!

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A true John Carpenter classic THEY LIVE is easily one of his most under appreciated works. Until now there really hasn’t been a balls out release of the film in the US but thanks to SCREAM FACTORY that is all about to change. Just got all the details tonight and I think fans are going to be one happy bunch. Love the artowrk:  

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Two more SCREAM FACTORY releases! TERROR TRAIN and THE FUNHOUSE!!

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An exciting press release popped into my inbox this afternoon. It’s from SCREAM FACTORY the genre off shoot of SHOUT! FACTORY and it outlines two “must have” releases that will be heading our way this Halloween season. A couple much anticipated titles and all the info awaits you below. Read and enjoy!! TERROR TRAIN Collector’s Edition Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack Take an excursion into terror with Jamie Lee Curtis in this classic shocker from … Continue reading

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