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The Lost Horror Sequels That Should Have Been

There are two things we horror fans love; getting spooked and sequels! Why, if we had our way, every horror movie would have sequels! They would have so many sequels, released annually, that by the fifth one we would all complain about there being too many sequels! Then, when the studio stops making sequels because […]

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How to Make The Oft-Delayed FRIDAY THE 13TH Film a Success

It seems astounding that any studio would have relentless issues in bringing a new FRIDAY THE 13TH film to the big screen. Financially speaking the franchise has been an overwhelming success; 12 total films (this includes FREDDY VS. JASON) have garnered a worldwide box office haul of $445,239,523 and the 2009 reboot did $91,379,051 alone. […]

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10 Horror Movies That Really Need a Sequel

We tend to see more sequels than necessary. But if fans call out for more of their favorites, eventually studios begin to listen. For one reason or another, the following 10 films haven’t garnered the creation of further installments which is mystifying. These movies are incredible, and every last one of them is more than […]

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ATTN LA! See LEATHERFACE On The Big Screen This Friday! With Ken Foree!

Awe yeah!!! For me, I hold a very special place in my heart for LEATHERFACE: TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE III. It was the first “Chainsaw” movie I saw in theaters, and for an impressionable young horror fanatic, it was everything I wanted in a franchise flick. Hell, I’ve even written tribute articles to Ken Foree’s character, Benny, […]

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We Chat With David J. Stieve About Expanding The BEHIND THE MASK Universe & Directing WAIT FOR IT

One way or another, Leslie Vernon is plotting his return. I mean, its inevitable, right? It’s the rules when it comes to a horror icon in the making. Let’s face it, these days… ya gotta have a sequel! But, it’s been a tough, long hard road for the indie killer to firmly establish his cult […]

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High School Retrospective: A Look Back At HELLO MARY LOU: PROM NIGHT II

Throughout the 1980’s, horror fans were treated to an endless supply of films being released to theaters. The majority of these were sequels to popular franchises: FRIDAY THE 13TH, HALLOWEEN, THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE, EVIL DEAD and A NIGHTMAE OF ELM STREET for example. Then in 1987, a sequel to the 1981 slasher film PROM […]

Comic Books Films 

The Return Of Leslie Vernon! BEFORE THE MASK Comic Book In The Works!

There was a brief period of time there where it seemed like Anchor Bay could do no wrong, especially for a horror fan. After doing stellar editions of classics such as HALLOWEEN, DAWN OF THE DEAD and THE EVIL DEAD, not to mention putting out uncut versions of Dario Argento, Lucio Fulci and Lamberto Bava […]

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EVIL DEAD II: DEAD BY DAWN Celebrates 30 Years This Month! Groovy!

At seven years old, it wasn’t easy to appreciate the horrific spectacle known as EVIL DEAD II: DEAD BY DAWN. At that point it was a nightmare waiting to blossom the moment I slipped into unconsciousness. It was a jarring flick with o/ver the top gore and a maniacal comedic sense that flew right over […]

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THE STRANGERS 2 Is Finally On Track And Shooting Soon!

Very cool news coming out of Berlin. The long-in-development sequel to the 2008 surprise hit THE STRANGERS has been announced with a new director on board. Johannes Roberts, whom we spoke to last year for his feature THE OTHER SIDE OF THE DOOR will helm THE STRANGER 2 from a script by Bryan Bertino who […]

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CONJURING 2 Spin-Off Film THE NUN Lands Its Director!

This just in. Since the massive success of THE CONJURING 2, it was announced shortly after that New Line would be moving forward on yet another spin-off from THE CONJURING franchise by doing a stand-alone feature revolving around the terrifying “Nun.” Now, it looks like they’ve landed their director. According to Deadline, Corin Hardy (THE […]

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Samara Is Back In Final RINGS Trailer! In Theaters Feb. 3rd!

Hot on the heels of the poster reveal a few days back, and after speculating about it on our look back at the trailers from THE RING franchise, Paramount Pictures has dropped one final trailer for the upcoming sequel RINGS, due in theaters February 3rd! Watch it below! Wow. This is much different than the […]

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Samara Returns! New RINGS Poster Drops!

It’s been a while since we’ve had a proper sequel in THE RING franchise, at least for the American version of the series. But finally, Samara will return in 2017! February 3rd to be exact. And Paramount Pictures has just released the new poster which reminds you exactly what happens when you watch the infamous […]

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Unseen Horrors: The Story Behind The Unmade LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT PART 2!

There are 3 key points in the directing career of filmmaker Wes Craven that firmly cement him as one of the leading figures in modern horror cinema. It began with his 1972 directorial debut LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT and continued with THE HILLS HAVE EYES which defined that decade of horror with gritty, realistic exploitation […]