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Freddy Krueger To Return For Cameo In TV Sitcom The Goldbergs

Geez, another Freddy post? We just had one last week. It’s... It’s like... a recurring Nightmare or something... why can’t we wake up? But alright, it’s nothing to get too excited about, but Robert Englund himself is pullin’ the ol’ cl...

October 18th, 2018 |

Night of the Living Dead and Into The Dead 2 Collaborate on New Game

The late, beloved horror director George A. Romero's classic Night of the Living Dead has always been a fan favorite, and now you can take your love to the screen in a new way. To commemorate its 50 year anniversary, NOLD is being featured in a v...

October 17th, 2018 |

A Collection Of Halloween TV Specials

Who can concentrate with Halloween (the movie) releasing this week and Halloween (the holiday) just two weeks after that? Nobody, that’s who! It’s just time to goof off and watch some creepy comedy. Me gusta el stupido. The Scooby Doo Proj...

October 16th, 2018 | ,

The Poster For 1932's The Mummy Is Auctioning For $1 Million

For an 86 year old, The Mummy is looking pretty good. So good, in fact, that an original poster for the movie is set to go up for auction at Sotheby’s, to the tune of between $1 million to $1.5 million. The last time it traded hands, again at auct...

October 15th, 2018 | ,

Fredheads: Because Too Much Freddy Krueger Is Never Enough

Welcome to prime time, Nightmare On Elm Street fans! You’re getting your very own documentary now. Just as Star Trek fandom eventually forced the documentary Trekkies, Dream Warriors get to take the spotlight as they cosplay at conventions and rega...

October 13th, 2018 | ,

The Howl – October 12 – CONSUME! OBEY! CONFORM!

Welcome, ghoulies and goblins, to another edition of AllHorror’s own Transylvania tabloid “The Howl”! Every Friday, the AllHorror Howl will bring you news of the horrifying, the shocking, and the intriguingly weird. It’s always a new surprise...

October 12th, 2018 |

The Conjuring 3 Gets New Director

The Conjuring 3 will feature a new man behind the camera. Newcomer Michael Chaves is set to direct the third film in the franchise, while James Wan, who directed The Conjuring and The Conjuring 2, will stay on to produce through his company Atomic...

October 12th, 2018 |

10 Horror Favorites Everyone Should Watch

10. While not the typical or mainstream idea of scary, It Follows, from director David Robert Mitchell, charts its own creepy path. It’s minimal on the jump scares and excessive gore audiences usually deem scary, but it makes up for it in spades. ...

October 11th, 2018 |

Get Disrupted This Weekend With David Lynch

On this weekend, October 13th and 14th, you should take this map. And what you should do, is use it to go to the theater at the Ace Hotel. What is in the theater at the Ace Hotel, you ask? Disruption. You’re there right now, as a matter of fact. Do...

October 10th, 2018 |

New TV Spot for Upcoming Halloween Sequel

Theatergoing genre fans are always pretty excited for the new horror fare that hits theaters every October, but this year, the word “excited” barely covers the it and with good reason. Direct sequels to iconic hits like John Carpenter’s Hallowe...

October 10th, 2018 |

Big Scares on the Small Screen at Brooklyn Horror Film Festival

Mark your calendars October 13th if you’re around Brooklyn, because that’s when the Brooklyn Horror Film Festival will hold “Big Scares on the Small Screen,” a class on made-for-TV horror. Featured will be the memorable Trilogy of Terr...

October 08th, 2018 |

Train to Busan Reboot in the Works

Yeon Sang-Ho’s runaway zombie hit, Train to Busan made history when it became the first Korean film of 2016 to exceed 10 million theatergoers. It’s also received widespread critical acclaim, as well as gained a loyal following of fans that love ...

October 08th, 2018 |

Bite-Size Horror - Halloween Candy Commercials

Is it ever too early for Halloween candy commercials? Not when you consider that we’re looking forward to two months of Christmas commercials being crammed down our throats. From time to time, candy companies outdo themselves with TV commerc...

October 06th, 2018 | ,

Halloween 2018 Opening Fever

Tickets going on sale now, this is not a drill! Halloween (2018) is getting an unprecedented surge of hype. Even though it doesn’t hit theaters until October 18, box office forecasters have already decreed a $45M opening! Yep, industry exper...

October 06th, 2018 | ,

The Howl – October 5 – Does The Shining Prove Nicholas Cage Faked The Great Pumpkin?

Greetings, ghoulies and goblins, and welcome to our continued Transylvania tabloid “The Howl”! Every Friday, the AllHorror Howl gives you a roundup of items of interest to you fear fans. Our former feature in this spot, the weekend entertainment ...

October 05th, 2018 | ,

First Look At Pet Sematary Remake

Of all the Stephen King adaptations to remake, you’d have to question why Pet Sematary ? It’s actually one that both did well (box office 5x its budget, anyone?) and stayed relatively faithful to Stephen King ’s novel, miracles never cease. ...

October 04th, 2018 |

Horror Movies People Famously Walked Out Of

There are just some movies you can’t sit through, for some, it’s the gore, and for some, it’s the scares, but everyone has their limit set somewhere. While most horror fans can sit through a lot of terrifying bloodshed, in your average audience...

October 03rd, 2018 |

Jordan Peele in Talks to Oversee Upcoming Candyman Remake

The 1992 horror classic Candyman is widely considered to be one of the scariest movies ever made thanks to Bernard Rose’s expert direction and Tony Todd’s legendary performance as the Candyman himself. Now there’s even more for Candyman e...

October 03rd, 2018 |

20 Free Horror Movies Well Worth Your Time

Here we are in the month of October, when many horror devotees compose a list of 31 horror movies to see. Well, you might want to pad your list with some freebies just to cut that budget. What a coincidence, AllHorror lists 300+ full movies for free ...

October 03rd, 2018 |

Unburied Trailers: MORE Demented Exorcist Knockoffs!

As we noted in part 1, the 1973 horror classic The Exorcist was a box office blockbuster. The horror genre up to that point had so far glossed over Judeo-Christian themes of personified evil directly menacing mortals on a one-on-one basis. But The Ex...

October 02nd, 2018 | ,

John Carpenter Considers Prince of Darkness Shudder Series

The imminent release of this year’s much-anticipated Halloween sequel isn’t all John Carpenter fans are excited about these days. In a recent interview with Consequence of Sound, Carpenter mentioned the possibility of an upcoming Shudder origina...

October 02nd, 2018 |

Signature Scenes: The Bat Scene From The Shining

Along with everything else The Shining (1980) is outstanding at, it’s also one of the best illustrations of domestic violence ever filmed. Concurrent with our review, we’re just going to blather some more about this movie until you’re all Shini...

October 01st, 2018 | ,

Elvira Headlines October 4th At Salem Horror Fest

In Elvira news, we need to drop a quick line to remind you of Cassandra Peterson’s headliner at this year’s Salem Horror Fest in Salem, Massachusetts, for a 30th anniversary showing of Elvira, Mistress of the Dark (1988). Details at SalemHorro...

September 30th, 2018 |

The Howl – September 28 – Police Arrest The House That Dripped Blood!

Greetings, ghoulies and goblins, and welcome to our continued Transylvania tabloid “The Howl”! Every Friday, the AllHorror Howl gives you a roundup of items of interest to you fear fans. Our former feature in this spot, the weekend entertainment ...

September 28th, 2018 | ,

Horror Movies Based On Phobias

There’s nothing worse (or maybe better) than discovering a new phobia. And there’s no better way to enjoy the thrill of every terrifying phobia than through phobia horror movies . In this post we count down 10 horror movies based off real-life ph...

September 28th, 2018 |

Signature Scenes: Supercut of Psycho Shower Parodies

Lather, rinse, repeat... and DIE! The iconic shower attack in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 masterpiece of horror Psycho has become so famous, it’s one of the most referenced and parodied scenes in all cinema. In fact it’s so coveted that some direct...

September 27th, 2018 | ,

Update: Jason Statue Still In Lake, Missing His Friends

D’oh! The Fake News gremlins got us again! So a while back we snagged the story about Jason Voorhees’ statue threatened with removal from Lake Pleasant, Arizona, by fun-police rangers. Well it now turns out that the original story was a bi...

September 27th, 2018 | ,

New Content Platform VIDI Space Teams With Terror Films

So, among the many streaming video platforms popping up these days, there’s VIDI Space, which is just getting off the ground but they made sure to get their horror section running first. That’s what we call getting your priorities straight! ...

September 26th, 2018 |

Horror Movies Based on True Horrifying Events

There are plenty of movies that claim to be real. The genre of found footage, starting with Cannibal Holocaust all the way up to the recent Phoenix Forgotten, always does its best to convince the audience that what is it watching is real. That these ...

September 26th, 2018 |

Abrakadabra - New Onetti Brothers Horror Film Premieres At SITGES; Watch The Trailer

Magician-themed horror is a surprisingly small subgenre. There’s something shifty about stage magicians after all, they get you twice: At face value, their act is trying to convince you of their unsettling powers to defy the laws of physics and nat...

September 25th, 2018 | ,

Music Corner: Sing Along With Freddy Krueger

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) launched the franchise that as good as defined 1980s horror, while also being concurrent with the MTV generation. By the late ‘80s, music videos had blended with film until there was hardly a line to separate them (...

September 25th, 2018 | ,

What Are They Doing With Horror Mashups These Days?

YouTube Poop is what they called mashups, remixes, and Newgrounds-style animation collages back in the frontier days of the 2000s, and then they moved off the radar. But every now and then one creative critter in the bowels of YouTube calls ou...

September 24th, 2018 | ,

Witches Curse Commercialization

Grab your popcorn: Those who would call themselves real-life witches are fit to be tied over the commercialization of their craft and lifestyle. The story, as best we can gather, is that a company put out a product called the “starter witch kit,”...

September 23rd, 2018 | ,

Academy Announcement: The Exorcist Will Be Part of Fall 2018 Screenings

Even the most casual horror fans would likely include The Exorcist on their all-time favorite list of iconic films and with good reason. Directed by William Friedkin and based on the novel of the same name by the late, great William Peter Blatty, Th...

September 22nd, 2018 |

The Howl – September 21 – Is Kim Kardashian Secretly Countess Bathory?

Greetings, ghoulies and goblins, and welcome to our continued Transylvania tabloid “The Howl”! Every Friday, the AllHorror Howl gives you a roundup of items of interest to you fear fans. Our former feature in this spot, the weekend entertainment ...

September 21st, 2018 | ,

Shudder to Air New Ted Raimi Series Deadwax

If you’ve been looking to add a fresh new horror series to your regular rotation, your wish is about to be granted. Shudder original series Deadwax is set to premiere at Austin Texas’s very own Fantastic Fest on September 23, 2018. It will then b...

September 21st, 2018 |

Jordan Peele Gets Nod To Host New Twilight Zone Series

First the obvious news: Twilight Zone is coming back! The perpetual anthology classic, brainchild of Rod Serling, has been through a movie, several series revivals, and even a pinball game. And now CBS All Access is buying the next round, and ...

September 20th, 2018 | ,

Horror-Themed Pinball Games

In these wired-up, high-tech days of the 21st century, pinball games are an antiquated hobby, throwing way back to the 1800s at least! Nevertheless, pinball games were still a popular diversion well into the 1980s alongside coin-op video games. You c...

September 19th, 2018 | ,

Jason Statue To Be Evicted From Lake

?UPDATE?: No no no, this is all wrong, check the update here. This source was all wrong and now everything's caddywumpus! Before anybody panics, no no wait don’t form a mob yet! Put the pitchforks down! Lemme explain: The original Jas...

September 18th, 2018 | ,

The Howl - September 14 - Joan Collins fights tree!

Greetings, ghoulies and goblins, and welcome to our new feature “The Howl”! Every Friday, the AllHorror Howl gives you a roundup of news and items of interest to you fear fans. Our former feature in this spot, the weekend entertainment guide “W...

September 14th, 2018 |

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