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JIGSAW Returns! The First Trailer For The New SAW Is Here!

If it’s Halloween, it must be SAW! It’s been quite a while since we’ve heard that tagline, but Lionsgate have just debuted the first trailer to their upcoming SAW sequel, simply titled JIGSAW! Let’s not hesitate! Watch it below! One of the highest grossing horror franchises of all time is back, taking the Jigsaw killer’s […]

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School’s In Session! Filmmaking Tips From LIGHTS OUT/ANNABELLE: CREATION Director David Sandberg

One of my favorite episodes of the Shock Waves podcast that we did was with filmmaker David F. Sandberg, the director of LIGHTS OUT and the upcoming ANNABELLE: CREATION. A big part of it was because of his story, and the way he approaches making his scary short films which led directly into his big […]

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Tales From The Horror Trenches With WISH UPON Director John Leonetti On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

The entire Shock Waves gang is back! Join Rob Galluzzo, Elric Kane, Ryan Turek and Rebekah McKendry as they catch up on all the latest horrors! First up, Ryan gives us the scoop on “Slashback Video,” an upcoming immersive VHS inspired event! Movie-wise, Bekah checked out THE BONEYARD, THE UNTAMED, WISHMASTER and VIRUS. Ryan watched […]

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From Broke to Blockbuster: Indie Directors That Deserve Studio Films

We live in the age of the remake, sequel, prequel and spin-off. Fans like us have to delve deep into the smaller independent circuits to find new and original horror films and we drudge through a lot of crap, but we do happen upon some gems from some really cool new talented filmmakers. Lately there’s been […]

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James Wan, David Leslie Johnson Returning For THE CONJURING 3

Big things are happening as THE CONJURING universe continues to expand! ANNABELLE: CREATION hits theaters this August 11th. THE NUN is scheduled for next July 13th, 2018. And THE CROOKED MAN spin-off was also recently announced. But, can’t beat the originals as helmed by modern master of horror James Wan. Deadline reports that New Line […]

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New ANNABELLE: CREATION Trailer Expands On THE CONJURING Universe!

It’s late in the evening, so what better time to sneak out a surprise trailer for what looks to be another winner for the New Line Cinema team. We’ve gotten a few glimpses of the upcoming ANNABELLE sequel ANNABELLE: CREATION, but this new trailer delivers a lot of scares! And early word from tonight’s advance […]

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Yet Another CONJURING 2 Spin-Off Is Coming, This Time With THE CROOKED MAN!

THE CONJURING franchise is quite a strange beast. What started out as an old-school haunted house horror film by James Wan, based upon the real life exploits of Ed & Lorraine Warren has expanded into New Line Cinema’s own little “shared” universe, something that other studio franchises are so desperately trying to make happen. And yet, […]

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Annabelle Returns! Here’s The Brand New Trailer For ANNABELLE: CREATION

Here we go! Hot on the heels of yesterday cool little teaser showing the actual construction of the Annabelle doll, now comes the brand new full length trailer! Without further ado! LIGHT OUTS director David Sandberg helms this latest incarnation which arrives in theaters August 11th, 2017! Check out the previous trailer right here. Listen […]

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ANNABELLE 2 Teases New Trailer For Tomorrow; Now Titled ANNABELLE: CREATION!

Warner Brothers is on a roll this week! They kicked it off by teasing some images from their upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s IT, followed by the poster on Tuesday and then the full on trailer on Wednesday. Seems like they’re doing the same for the new CONJURING spin-off sequel ANNABELLE 2, now titled ANNABELLE: […]

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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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Check Out SEE YOU SOON, A 14 Second Horror Short From The Director Of LIGHTS OUT!

I’ve always said that two of my favorite genres of film are horror movies and comedies. The one thing they both have in common is they both have the power to elicit an uncontrollable reaction out of you. If you see something scary? You jump. If you see something funny, you can’t help but laugh […]

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Who Are Our Modern Horror Icons?

One of the most majestic qualities of the horror genre is that it’s the one genre of film that once every couple of generations can introduce “icons” into the pop culture lexicon. Whether you’ve seen the famous Universal Monster movies or not, pretty much everyone the world over instantly recognizes Dracula, The Wolfman, Frankenstein’s Monster, […]

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How CASTLEVANIA Led To INSIDIOUS! Leigh Whannell Is On The Latest SHOCK WAVES!

Join your hosts Rob Galluzzo (that’s me!), Ryan Turek, Elric Kane and Rebekah McKendry as they discuss all the latest horrors on episode 23 of Shock Waves! First, the gang catches up on horror TV with THE EXORCIST, THE WALKING DEAD, ASH VS EVIL DEAD, CHANNEL ZERO and much more. Bekah checked out THE CONJURING […]