Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 67

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) is the best example of a sequel done right! It perfectly expands and extends the marvelous Rise of the Planet of the Apes and intelligently provides the audience with a remarkable blend of action, drama, conflict and spectacle. The grue-crew gather to discuss the film and push for recognition for Andy Sirkis’ Oscar-worthy performance. Dave ramps up the news of the week with reaction to the teaser trailer for Horns and news … Continue reading

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We Finally Get A Roll Out Date For THE STRAIN

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Been talking about the upcoming FX show THE STRAIN for a bit now. The only thing we haven’t known is just when the hell we were going to see this sucker. Finally have an answer for you. FX has announced a debut date of Sunday July 13th at 10 PM. They also have release another of those real quick little promo ditties. Wanna see?

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First Poster For THE STRAIN Will Leave You Rubbing Your Eyes

I know I’ve been talking about it a lot but the cool stuff for the upcoming FX series THE STRAIN just keeps rolling in and I know you all want to see it, so here we go. A new one sheet has been released and it’s a real eye opener.

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New Teaser For THE STRAIN Tempts You With Candy

Are you looking as forward to THE STRAIN as I am? I love the fact that we now get these summer series to help pass the hot summer nights. Last years surprise hit was UNDER THE DOME and it looks like this year the spoils may go to FX and their adaptation of THE STRAIN. Starring Corey Stoll, Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Natalie Brown, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, … Continue reading

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New Tease For THE STRAIN Will Make Your Eyes Water

It’s short but it sure does grab your attention. It’s a new, literally 10 second tease of the upcoming FX series THE STRAIN. Before we have a look, here’s the synopsis they have posted over at STYD: Based on the novels by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, the tale is a high concept thriller that tells the story of “Dr. Ephraim Goodweather” (Stoll), the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in … Continue reading

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THE STRAIN Gets Their Characters Together

YAHOO TV scored the first look at the character posters for the much anticipated FX series THE STRAIN based on the book by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan. A quick rundown of the show before I show you the eye candy: The Strain is a high-concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Stoll), the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team … Continue reading

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First Few Stills Appear For Del Toro’s And Hogan’s THE STRAIN

Another horror TV project in the works for later this year is the adaptation of Guillermo Del Toro’s and Chuck Hogan’s hybrid vampire tale THE STRAIN. Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, Miguel Gomezand, Natalie Brown,David Bradley, Regina King, and Jim Watson all lend their talents to the show which is said to be heading our way in July. Tonight a couple of … Continue reading

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Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 35

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Oldboy is the review of the week – the latest film from Spike Lee, and the remake of the 2003 Korean film from Chan-wook Park. Before the grue-crew dive into the deviant manipulations guiding the life of Josh Brolin’s Joe Doucett, we cover the mid-season finale of AMC’s The Walking Dead. It is an episode full of zombie shocks and jaw-dropping twists.

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Comic Review: The Strain – Issue 2

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Issue: The Strain #2 Story By: Guillermo Del Toro, Chuck Hogan Script By: David Lapham Artist: Mike Huddleston Publisher: Dark Horse Release Date: Jan 2012 Pages: 32 Price: $3.50 “As an eclipse covers New York City in midday darkness, Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team from the Centers for Disease Control struggle to find an explanation for what happened to Flight 753. But when the symptoms don’t add up to chemical warfare, and bizarre circumstances … Continue reading

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Comic Review: The Strain – Issue 1

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Issue: The Strain #1 Story By: Guillermo Del Toro, Chuck Hogan Script By: David Lapham Artist: Mike Huddleston Publisher: Dark Horse Release Date: Dec. 2011 Pages: 28 Price: $1.00 “When a Boeing 777 lands at JFK International Airport and goes dark on the runway, the Center for Disease Control, fearing a terrorist attack, calls in Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team of expert biological-threat first responders. Only an elderly pawnbroker from Spanish Harlem suspects a … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Fantasy Director Guillermo Del Toro

“When I was a very young child, about 2 years old, I woke up one night after watching an Outer Limits episode called ‘The Mutant’. I was so scared by it that I started to see green ants on the wall and monsters in my closet. That’s exactly the moment when I made a pact with the monsters. I told them “If you’re nice to me and let me go to the bathroom, I’ll devote … Continue reading

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