The 10 Best Halloween Horror Films

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We at HorrorNews.net, know that tis the season to pull out the Halloween themed greats that focus on the Halloween season itself. There isn’t alot of movies that fit the bill, but these will definitely do the trick. Since Nosferatu (1922) rose from his coffin in GM Munreau’s classic silent movie of Dracula, cinematographers have loved to scare the pants off of their audience. No time of the year is better than Halloween to do this, so here … Continue reading

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Podcast: Monster Movie Podcast – Eps 59

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Happy Halloween! What films do you watch each October? That is a question that fascinated Doc and this week’s co-host, Dave Dreher. So, the two joined forces and compiled a list of eight (8) horror films they watch each October to celebrate Halloween. Classic with Vincent Price, Boris Karloff and Lon Chaney, Jr. along with newer films like the terrific anthology film, Trick R Treat. Doc and Dave sit back for an hour and reminisce about … Continue reading

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Kick Ass Artwork For A Kick Ass Event

You should recall that last week I told you about TRICK ‘R TREAT getting its first theatrical viewing out in LA and how we’ll all be able to join in on the fun via a live stream. You remember, right? As you would guess an event like that has to be promoted and ultimately commemorated via some kick ass new artwork and this morning I have your first look at just that. Check this out: … Continue reading

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TRICK ‘R TREAT Finally Playing A Theater – With A Panel To Follow, And You Can Watch It All Live!

This time of year this are only a handful of films that are “must watch” material and near the top of that list (or perhaps at the top of the list) is Michael Dougherty’s TRICK ‘R TREAT. The atmospheric anthology film has wound its way into genre fans hearts and it managed to do that while having never been screened in a theater. The fact that TRICK ‘R TREAT has never seen the inside of … Continue reading

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Film Review: Trick R Treat (2008)

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SYNOPSIS: The usually boisterous traditions of Halloween turn baleful, and everyone in a small town tries to survive one night in pure hell in writer-director Michael Dougherty’s fright fest. Several stories weave together, such as a loner fending off a demented trick-or-treater’s attacks, kids uncovering a freaky secret, a school principal — who moonlights as a serial killer — poisoning his candy, and more. Dylan Baker, Anna Paquin and Brian Cox star. REVIEW: I’ve been … Continue reading

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Another Halloween treat from director Michael Dougherty

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Director Michael Dougherty has a knack for bringing a sense of nostalgia for Halloween of past and I’m not talking this new generation of trick and treating in the day time nostalgia but I’m talking back in the day when you took a pillow case and were out hitting the neighborhood till midnight nostalgia. If you’re younger than 30 you probably have no idea what I am talking about but for those of us old … Continue reading

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Top 10 Most OverHyped Movies in History

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Today with every person on the planet blogging (whether they have something to say or not) you can find quite a few choices out there on any single subject. A quick example would be “Top Horror Films of the Decade.” Type that in to googizzle and what do you come back with? 19,600,000 hits, that’s what! Why do I tell you this? Get ready for 19,600,001… Top Horror Films of the Decade: I’m just messin with ya, I’m … Continue reading

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The return of SAM from Trick ‘r Treat

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Remember SAM from Trick ‘r Treat? Of course you do, what kind of fool do I think you are. I know it’s been a couple of years but guess what? He’s Back!!!! It’s only a commercial mind you but still, We’ll take what we can get. Seems that FEARNET the HD and On Demand service (does anyone actually get the channel, I can’t get Time Warner Cable to carry it to save my life. I … Continue reading

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