JU-ON / THE GRUDGE Monsters OFFICIAL Instagram Account
More promo news for Koji Shiraishi‘s Sadako vs. Kayako (2016) takes us to Instagram. The monsters from Ju-on (The Grudge) and Ringu (The Ring) have taken to posting on Instagram. Watch below for some hilarious mother and son moments.
Spike THE MIST TV Series First Episode Director Announced
Adam Bernstein is selected to direct the pilot episode of Spike’s The Mist Season 1 TV series. Spike ordered a full-season so expect more news to be released soon. Season 1 will include ten one-hour episodes based on Stephen King‘s novel.
Robert Kirkman Promises THE WALKING DEAD Season 7 Will Be AWESOME!
AMC’s The Walking Dead Season 6 finale left an unbelievable sour taste in many fans’ mouths as they now have to wait until The Walking Dead Season 7 premiere episode to find out who died by Negan’s bat “Lucy”. Robert Kirkman officially addressed The Walking Dead fans in the new issue of The Walking Dead comic book “Letter Hacks” section. He apologises for the cliffhanger and continues to say that the premiere episode will be AWESOME!
Universal is Making A New INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE Franchise!?
Universal Pictures is pushing forward with their new monster universe, and they are adding a new film adaptation based on Anne Rice‘s Interview with the Vampire. Josh Boone completed the screenplay that is co-written with Jill Killington. Keynotes are that the screenplay was dated April 2016, meaning that the draft was already turned in. The next keynote is that the screenplay is based on both novels “Interview with the Vampire” and “The Vampire Lestat.” The films are being developed as The Vampire Chronicles.
Screen Gems Developing SLENDER MAN Film
Screen Gems is intent on making a Slender Man film based on the popular modern horror icon/internet meme. Furthermore, the script is written by David Birke (13 Sins (2014), Gacy (2003)) and is already completed. The Screen Gems studio is looking to move forward fast and begin production this Fall 2016 with the expected release date set for 2017.
BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD Release Date Details
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and DC Comics announced the release date for the Blu-ray and DVD of Sam Liu‘s Batman: The Killing Joke (2016) coming August 2, 2016, with the Digital HD release coming July 23, 2016. Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy are voicing The Joker and Batman with Tara Strong voicing Barbara Gordon. Batman: The Killing Joke will make its premiere at the San Diego Comic-Con 2016.
THE MUMMY Might Cast Russell Crowe!?
Russell Crowe is in early talks to star in Alex Kurtzman‘s The Mummy (2017) reboot film. Crowe might star as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Crowe could join Tom Cruise, Jake Johnson, Annabelle Wallis, Courtney B. Vance, and Sofia Boutella if this deal goes through. The Mummy is set to release in movie theaters on June 9, 2017. Dr. Jekyll will only appear in the film and not star in the film; Universal plans on introducing the character in his own film thus filling out the Universal Monsters Universe a little more. Tom Hardy and Javier Bardem were also in talks to play the role previously.
Creepshow Documentary JUST DESSERTS Blu-ray Release Details
Michael Felsher‘s Just Desserts: The Making of ‘Creepshow’ documentary is getting a Blu-ray release this July 12, 2016. This Blu-ray is filled with audio commentary, interviews, behind the scenes footage and so much more. Take a look at the press release below for full details.
SHARKNADO: THE 4TH AWAKENS Official Poster Revealed!
Anthony C. Ferrante‘s Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens (2016) has a new poster attached to the upcoming film and it looks great, the poster that is. Syfy will premiere this fourth installment of the Sharknado franchise on May 4, 2016. Take a look below for the long list of cameo appearances.
SEIZE THE NIGHT Short Film Featuring Vampire and Werewolves [Video]
Emma Dark starred, directed and produced this short film titled Seize the Night. This short film video features werewolves and vampire assassins. Currently, this film is making its run in film festivals and will get a limited DVD release afterwards.
GREEN ROOM Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD Release Date Details
Jeremy Saulnier‘s Green Room (2015) releases on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD this July 12, 2016, via Lionsgate. Special features include audio commentary with the director (Saulnier) and a featurette. A little slim on the features in my opinion. Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, and Alia Shawkat star in Green Room.
Scream Factory Announces THE FUNHOUSE MASSACRE Blu-ray / DVD Release Details
Andy Palmer‘s The Funhouse Massacre (2015) is releasing on Blu-ray and DVD this June 7, 2016, via Scream Factory. Special features include audio commentary, video commentary, and a few others all detailed below. Robert Englund, Jere Burns, and Scottie Thompson star in The Funhouse Massacre.
PUPPET MASTER Reboot in Development / Teaser Poster Revealed
Di Bonaventura Pictures and Caliber Media are pushing forward with their first Puppet Master franchise reboot titled “Puppet Master: The Littles Reich.” I grew up watching the Puppet Master horror franchise at my local movie rental outlet. Bone Tomahawk (2015) writer/director S. Craig Zahler will pen the script for the latest Puppet Master film, the new poster below teases the title and a little fun with the idea of being the Puppet Master.
Scream Factory SESSION 9 Blu-ray Release Details
Scream Factory to release Brad Anderson‘s Session 9 (2001) on Blu-ray this August 16, 2016. Special features are being worked on currently with that news to be revealed at a later time. David Caruso, Stephen Gevedon, and Paul Guilfoyle star in Session 9.
THE OTHER SIDE OF THE DOOR Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD Release Details
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment will release Johannes Roberts’ The Other Side of the Door (2016) on Blu-ray and DVD this June 7, 2016, with the Digital HD release on May 24, 2016. Special features include six deleted scenes, Making-of Featurette, and a still gallery. Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto, and Sofia Rosinsky star in The Other Side of the Door.
DAMIEN Episode 109 The Devil You Know Photos
Here are photos from A&E’s Damien Season 1 Episode 9 titled “The Devil You Know.” Sister Greta Fraueva and the Antichrist (Damien Thorne) went toe-to-toe. If you saw this episode, leave your comments below on what you thought of this episode and what you think of the overall tone of this horror TV series.
FEAR THE WALKING DEAD Episode 205 Captive Photos / Preview [Video]
Here are some new photos for AMC’s Fear The Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 5 titled “Captive.” Also included is the preview videos for this episode that will air on Sunday, May 8, 2016, at 9:00 pm EST.
BATES MOTEL Episode 408 Unfaithful Photos / Preview [Video]
Here are some new photos from A&E’s Bates Motel Season 4 Episode 8 titled “Unfaithful.” This episode is written by Freddie Highmore, the actor who plays Norman Bates. Norman Bates returns home and life is about to change for Norma (Vera Farmiga) and Romero (Nestor Carbonell).
LA FILM FEST 2016 Announces Six World Premieres for Nightfall Lineup
Check out some of the remarkable (6) horror films that will be making their world premiere at the LA Film Fest 2016 Nightfall Lineup. In total, the LA Film Festival will be making world premieres for 42 movies. The Los Angeles Film Festival tickets will be available for purchase soon with the event running from June 1, 2016 - June 9, 2016.
PENNY DREADFUL - Episode 3.02 - Predators Far and Near - Sneak Peeks / Photos
Here is a slew of promo material for Showtime’s Penny Dreadful Season 3 Episode 2 titled “Predators Far and Near.” This new episode will air on May 8, 2016. Promo material listed below include 18 photos and three videos. In case you missed the first episode premiere on YouTube, HERE is the link.