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Joe Hill Ranks 2017 Version Of “IT” As One Of The Five Scariest Films Ever Made!

Are you ready for IT? September 8th is not that far away so it’ll be here before you know it. And if you weren’t already excited enough, here’s a little something to get you even more pumped for the return of Pennywise. Joe Hill, author and son of Stephen King, recently partook in a Q […]

TV 

Joe Hill’s LOCKE & KEY Comes To Hulu From BATES MOTEL’s Carlton Cuse

This is tremendously exciting news. LOCKE & KEY is one of those incredible horror related properties that’s been screaming for a proper live adaptation. And it’s come close in the past! But we’ve never publicly seen those results. Now, perhaps because of the popularity of shows like STRANGER THINGS, coupled with the success of a […]

He Is Legend: The Legacy of Genre Icon Richard Matheson

There are certain names within the world of classic horror that embody the genre and its essence: Stephen King, John Carpenter,Vincent Price… and of course, author and screenwriter Richard Matheson. Though he passed away in 2013, Matheson’s indelible influence on the genre continues to endure.   Stephen King, Anne Rice, Brian Lumley, Harlan Ellison, Neil […]

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THE STRAIN, WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS and THE MURDER OF STEPHEN KING – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

All things come to an end, and every ending is a new beginning. This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re taking a look at a television series that’s coming to a close, a novella that may never see the light of day, some exciting new films and television series, and the return of one […]

Comic Books TV 

How LOCKE & KEY Could Be The Next STRANGER THINGS

Netflix’s STRANGER THINGS took the world by storm. For a few weeks, you couldn’t read a story that didn’t somehow try to connect to the series – I’m honestly shocked that neither Clinton or Trump have made references to the show in their speeches – and now we’re coming out of it. The show has […]

Films 

5 Reasons To Pick Up JUST DESSERTS: THE MAKING OF CREEPSHOW

For those of you that may own the bare bones DVD or Blu-Ray release of CREEPSHOW, there is hope and it comes courtesy of Synapse Films in the form of this new Blu-Ray release of JUST DESSERTS: THE MAKING OF CREEPSHOW. To bring you up to speed, nearly a decade ago, Michael Felsher of Red […]

Comic Books Films 

It’s Time For Hollywood To Look At Horror Comics

At this point, it’s hard to imagine a summer without superhero movies. I’m not here to bash that, I love superhero movies, and I’m not one to agree with the “superhero fatigue” idea (see the grosses for DEADPOOL and CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR for reasons why that theory is very wrong). What I don’t get […]

Films 

THE PREDATOR, THE DARK TOWER and TALES FROM THE DARKSIDE – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

For once, the “boos” you hear aren’t coming from the ghosts in your attic, they’re coming from th Cannes Film Festival. This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re taking a look at the ambitious art house horror flicks that are dividing audiences at the most prestigious film festival in the world, and also giving […]

Looking Back at Horror Fiction in 2015: A Year of Highs and Lows

In the world of publishing and horror, 2015 was a year of as many highs as lows. This column is not a long one, so I’ll hit the highlights (and lowlights), then count on you to do further research on anything that may intrigue you. In a ray of light around the world, sales of print books […]