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Witchcraft is a Chance for Revenge in ‘Blood Craft’

Is revenge worth the sacrifice? We’ll find out next month in Blood Craft. James Cullen Bressack, who has made a name for himself as a genre maven with films such as Bethany and Pernicious, will direct and produce.

Madeleine Wade, who co-wrote t…

March 14th, 2019 |

‘Flay’ Set to Premiere in April After Battle with Sony

Indie production company Phame Factory has won a battle against Sony in a true David vs. Goliath fight. Flay was to be released last year, but writer, director and producer Eric Pham put the release on hold due to a squabble over the film’s antagon…

March 13th, 2019 |

‘The Woman’ Sequel ‘Darlin’ Makes World Premiere at SXSW – Watch the Teaser Trailer

Pollyanna McIntosh, known for her horror roles in The Walking Dead and the ‘Ding Dong’ segment of Tales of Halloween, made her directorial debut this weekend at Austin’s SXSW Film Festival. Darlin’, the sequel to 2011’s The Woman, made its …

March 12th, 2019 |

Barbara Crampton To Star in Christmas Horror Anthology ‘Deathcember’

Scream Queen Barbara Crampton continues to amaze us with her dedication to work in the horror industry. After a string of horror films in the 80s, she returned to horror in 2011 for You’re Next and hasn’t stopped since. The twitter account for De…

March 11th, 2019 |

Something’s Wrong on the Farm in Indie Horror ‘Off Season’

If remote areas give you the willies, Off Season is going to make you squirm. A limited theatrical release for Robert Cole’s horror thriller is showing in ten U.S. cities March 16th, courtesy of Indican Pictures.
Lena (Jessica Cadden Osborne) make…

March 10th, 2019 |

Luke Perry’s Lasting Impact in Horror

The entire entertainment industry was rocked by the news of Luke Perry’s death on March 4th, the result of a massive stroke he had experienced days prior. Most people know him best as mysterious bad boy Dylan McKay from Beverly Hills, 90210, but ma…

March 09th, 2019 |

Body Horror ‘Lifechanger’ Coming to DVD & Blu-ray This Month

A tale for the lovesick, body horror Lifechanger is coming to DVD and Blu-ray. The film, complete with tons of special features, will be available for US residents via Uncork’d Entertainment on March 12th; a Canadian Blu-ray/DVD combo release will …

March 08th, 2019 |

Joe Bob Briggs is Back For More with a Weekly Series on Shudder

Joe Bob Briggs is at it again. Shudder announced through BD that “The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs” with the horror host favorite is back this month for a weekly series.

John Irving Bloom will reprise his role as the redneck Texan with a …

March 06th, 2019 |

Casting Completed, Filming Underway for Jason Blum’s Feminist Horror Movie ‘Run Sweetheart Run’

Jason Blum is making good on his promise to include more diverse actors and more female-driven films in his vast horror portfolio. His newest venture, Run Sweetheart Run, is the first Blumhouse film to feature a woman writer and director (Shana Feste…

March 05th, 2019 |

Official Trailer Released for ‘Dark Shadows’ Documentary

Fans of the legendary vampire daytime television series Dark Shadows are in for a treat, because we finally have a trailer and release date for the documentary, Master of Dark Shadows, courtesy of MPI Media Group. The feature film will be available a…

March 04th, 2019 |

Hemisphere Box of Horrors Available for Pre-Order

Horror film distributor Severin Films is serving up a bloody good deal for fans of the obscure with its newest bundle from Philippine/US Production company Hemisphere Pictures: The Hemisphere Box of Horrors. Pre-orders are available now, with the box…

March 03rd, 2019 |

A24 Teases Ari Aster’s Vacation Horror ‘Midsommar’

Though Hereditary was snubbed at the Oscars, horror fans the world over were floored by Ari Aster’s insightful and harrowing family horror Hereditary. Aster is following up his critically acclaimed film with another horror movie, titled Midsommar.

March 02nd, 2019 |

Horror Movies Coming To Shudder MARCH 2019

A new month of SHUDDER releases is upon us again…This time for MARCH. Let these new titles to put the chill in your blood.
Last Shift (2014)
A rookie cop’s world is turned upside down when she comes face to face with Paymon – King Of Hell. Of…

March 01st, 2019 |

Horror Films ‘Cold Moon’ & ‘The Lullaby’ Now Streaming Free on Tubi

We love a free horror stream, and we’ve got two new ones for all of you horror hounds. The 2016 supernatural horror Cold Moon and the 2017 South African horror The Lullaby (originally titled Siembamba) are now available to stream for free exclusive…

March 01st, 2019 |

‘Us’ Star Cast as Jordan Peele’s Candyman

New horror maven Jordan Peele has found his Candyman. After casting him in his upcoming thriller Us, Peele will be working with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as the updated version of the devilish entity that appears when you say Candyman in the mirror.


February 28th, 2019 |

‘Annabelle 3’ Gets Earlier Release Date

Paranormal favorite The Conjuring franchise’s spinoff Annabelle is getting a new release date for its third installment. Originally Annabelle 3 was to be released on July 3rd of this year, but according to THR, Warner Brothers moved the release up …

February 27th, 2019 |

Horror Movies Coming To Amazon Prime MARCH 2019

A new month of Amazon Prime releases is upon us again…This time for MARCH. Whether it’s a fresh, indie horror or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure.
The Domestics (2018)
A young husband a…

February 27th, 2019 |

Horror Movies Coming To Hulu MARCH 2019

A new month of Hulu releases is upon us again…This time for MARCH. Whether it’s a fresh, indie horror or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure.
The Domestics (2018)
A young husband and wife …

February 26th, 2019 |

Horror Movies Coming To Netflix MARCH 2019

A new month of Netflix releases is upon us again…This time for MARCH. Whether it’s a fresh, indie horror or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure.
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Two hillbill…

February 26th, 2019 |

A Quiet Place Sequel is Coming in 2020

Since the premiere of A Quiet Place, audiences have been asking for a sequel with some origin story. John Krasinski, who directed and starred in A Quiet Place beside his wife Emily Blunt, teased a photo on his twitter page that indicated the release …

February 26th, 2019 |

First Official Trailer for Festival Favorite ‘White Chamber’

A mixture of sci-fi, political thriller, and horror, Paul Raschid’s White Chamber brings claustrophobia to a whole new level.

Civil war rages in the UK, and martial law has been declared by a military government. A woman (Shauna MacDonald of The…

February 25th, 2019 |

‘The Haunting of Hill House’ Renewed for Second Season as Anthology

Netflix’s smash hit The Haunting of Hill House left viewers wondering if there would be more episodes in the future, and if so, where the story would go after the end of season one. Everything had been wrapped up neatly (or so it seemed), and with …

February 24th, 2019 |

Octavia Spencer Makes Mommie Dearest Look Good in the New ‘Ma’ Trailer

An Oscar-winning actress as the antagonist in a horror film? We’re in. If the trailer is any indication, Octavia Spencer is going to absolutely kill as Ma, a loner with an unhealthy attachment to her new friends.

A group of high school kids happ…

February 23rd, 2019 |

Jason Blum Wants to Enter ‘Scream’ & ‘Hellraiser’ Franchises

Jason Blum, head of Blumhouse Productions, is interested in making new Scream and Hellraiser movies. Blum is known for creating his own massively successful horror franchises such as the Conjuring and Paranormal Activity universes; with the success o…

February 22nd, 2019 |

First Poster & Trailer Revealed for ‘Daughter of Dismay’

Austrian production company Sodom & Chimera Productions has unveiled the poster and the teaser trailer for upcoming witchcraft short Daughter of Dismay. It is the first ever short film shot on 70mm IMAX.

Daughter of Dismay follows an emotional…

February 21st, 2019 |

The Witch Hunt is On in ‘Sanctuary’

V. V. James’s upcoming novel titled Sanctuary is officially becoming a television series. Television studio Entertainment 360 (Game of Thrones) acquired the rights at auction.

Sanctuary’s plot, in James’s own words, is “Big Little Lies wit…

February 17th, 2019 |

‘A Brilliant Monster’ Director F. C. Rabbath Begins Shooting ‘Mr. Calculator’ This Summer

Indie director and new horror darling F. C. Rabbath announced his next project, a sci-fi thriller titled Mr. Calculator, will be going into production this summer. Filming begins this June in Florida. Dennis Friebe and Andy Gion are set to star.

February 15th, 2019 |

Ridley Scott’s ‘Alien’ Subject of New Documentary

Documentarian Alexandre O. Philippe, known for his work taking a closer look at classic horror films in docs such as 78/52: Hitchcock’s Shower Scene, debuted a new film at Sundance last month. Memory: The Origins of Alien looks at the roots of Ridl…

February 14th, 2019 |

‘The Craft’ Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray Available in March

One of the best horror films of the 90s and an iconic film for witches in cinema is getting a Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release. The Craft special edition will become available via Scream Factory on March 12th, 2019.

Bonus Features Included Ex…

February 11th, 2019 |

Brazilian Rock Horror in Rio Film Festival Is Accepting Film Submissions

If you’ve got a horror short or feature film that you’re looking to shop out to festivals, the Rock Horror in Rio Film Festival wants you to submit it for consideration at their festival in Brazil. Submissions are being accepted until March 1st, …

February 10th, 2019 |

‘The Cannibal Club’ Gets March Release Date

What do the ultra-rich do for fun? In the Brazilian film The Cannibal Club, they eat their employees.

You can see the trouble Otavio and Gilda get into when they decide to become members of the notorious Cannibal Club when the film is released in …

February 09th, 2019 |

Cult Favorite Tommy Wiseau is Making a Horror Movie – Watch the Trailer

Tommy Wiseau, known for his infamous debut film The Room, is working on a horror movie titled Big Shark. The news was announced during a Q & A at a screening of The Room.

A writer at FilmFlutter said that at the screening, a teaser trailer was…

February 08th, 2019 |

‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Terrifies the Masses During Superbowl

The Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark film, based on the late Alvin Schwartz’s children’s book series, dropped four short trailers during the Superbowl….and true to the name, they’re scary as hell.

The notorious Scary Stories to Tell in th…

February 07th, 2019 |

Two Wu-Tang Clan Members Are Bringing Us a Horror Movie

Two members of the iconic Wu-Tang Clan, Ghostface Killah and RZA, have a horror movie in the works, according to Deadline. Angel of Dust will be based on true events that happened to members of their group growing up in the Staten Island Projects – b…

February 05th, 2019 |

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Will Be A Whole Lot Scarier Than ‘Get Out’

Writer and director Jordan Peele spilled some new information about his upcoming horror film Us in an interview with Rolling Stone – and it’s going in a much different direction than Get Out.

While the concept of Get Out was certainly scary, it …

February 04th, 2019 |

‘A Brilliant Monster’ Gets Limited Theatrical Release

Director, writer and producer F. C. Rabbath’s independent film A Brilliant Monster has been acquired by Gravitas Ventures. A release date for limited theatrical release and on-demand viewing has been set for May of this year.

The film was previ…

February 03rd, 2019 |

Basketball Players Stay in Haunted Hotel in Upcoming Horror Film Based on True Events

Heavyweight producer Brian Grazer is stepping back into the horror genre for an interesting concept – a film about a haunted hotel, based on a real hotel in Oklahoma where NBA players have experienced paranormal activity. The film is currently unname…

February 02nd, 2019 |

Horror Veterans Join the Cast of Indie Thriller ‘Await the Dawn’

Writer/director Pablo Macho Maysonet IV’s indie horror feature Await the Dawn already has some major horror credibility with its casting. Dee Wallace, known for an array of horror films including The Howling and The Hills Have Eyes, will step into …

February 01st, 2019 |

Shudder Offering Free Subscription for Women in Horror Month

February is Women in Horror Month, celebrating the work women do both in front of and behind the camera in horror cinema. To honor these women, Shudder has once again partnered with WomenInHorrorMonth.com for a free month of the streaming horror serv…

January 31st, 2019 |

Rosario Dawson and Dan Aykroyd Join Original Cast for Zombieland Sequel

The long, long wait is over; the sequel to Zombieland is finally coming to fruition a decade after the original premiered. Zombieland: Double Tap is set to premiere October of this year.

The Zombieland facebook page posted a ten year challenge of …

January 30th, 2019 |

“Seems About White”: ‘The Craft’ Actress Rachel True Believes Her Exclusion From Conventions Is Rooted In Racism

Fans of The Craft are in for some disappointing news. Though some conventions are billing some actor appearances at their events as a reunion for The Craft, one important person was excluded – Rachel True.

True, whose character Rochelle was a huge…

January 29th, 2019 |

Horror Movies Coming To Shudder FEBRUARY 2019

A new month of SHUDDER releases is upon us again…This time for FEBRUARY. Let these new titles to put the chill in your blood.
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a ru…

January 28th, 2019 |

The Lost Boys TV Show Pilot Ordered

The CW has ordered a pilot for a television show based on the 1987 cult favorite The Lost Boys, according to Deadline. An anthology adaptation was previously attempted by Veronica Mars creator and iZombie writer Rob Thomas three years ago, but The CW…

January 28th, 2019 |

Terror Films Releases Four New Titles Internationally

Horror distributor Terror Films teamed up with Cyfuno Ventures to release four titles internationally: Asylum, The Lost Footage; Hell Town; After Dark; and Don’t F*ck in the Woods.

Asylum: The Lost Footage is a found footage film that reveals t…

January 27th, 2019 |

Suspiria Blu-ray Available This Week

Italian director Luca Guadagnino’s first horror film Suspiria, a retelling of Dario Argento’s 1977 groundbreaking film, received polarizing reviews in the horror community. For fans of Guadagnino’s rendition, the Blu-ray becomes available on Ja…

January 26th, 2019 |

‘Shaun of the Dead’ Director Edgar Wright Is Making His Return to Horror

Director Edgar Wright gave us one of the best and most recognized horror comedies of all time with Shaun of the Dead in 2004. Since then he’s written, produced and directed, most notably the critically acclaimed Baby Driver in 2017 – but save for a…

January 25th, 2019 |

‘Hereditary’ Director Ari Aster On Why Horror is Best for Storytelling

After debuting at the Sundance Film Festival to stellar reviews, psychological thriller Hereditary made waves as a deeply chilling and emotional film that dissected a family’s grief over the loss of the family matriarch. Writer/director Ari Aster a…

January 24th, 2019 |

Happy Death Day 2U Gets Earlier Release Date After Heartfelt Request from Parkland Father

Happy Death Day 2U, the follow up to Happy Death Day, was set to premiere in theaters February 14th for Valentine’s Day. Unfortunately, that is the day that the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting took place in Parkland last year. Fred Gu…

January 23rd, 2019 |

Cult Classic ‘Invasion of the Blood Farmers’ Gets Blu-Ray Release

The once-banned micro-budget exploitation horror Invasion of the Blood Farmers is coming to Blu-ray, courtesy of Severin Films. You can pre-order the film now for its February 26 release.

The film is set in Westchester County New York, where a cul…

January 19th, 2019 |

Jordan Peele’s Us Set to Premier at SXSW 2019

Ever since Jordan Peele first exploded onto the horror scene with his Oscar-nominated debut film Get Out, film fans everywhere have been excited to see what he’ll do next. Then the first reports about Us started surfacing, fueling even more Peele m…

January 18th, 2019 |

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