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Dakota Fanning Squares Off With a Horrifying “Monster Made of Men” in the Latest Short from Neill Blomkamp’s OATS STUDIOS

If you’re sci-if/horror fan – and you’re looking for a way to beat the insufferable summer heat – this should send more than a few shivers up your spine.  Streaming now from Neill Blomkamp’s newly-christened OATS STUDIOS is ZYGOTE, the latest in the South-African filmmaker’s new series of experimental sci-fi shorts. A quick recap for the uninitiated – […]

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Watch Sigourney Weaver Battle a New Alien Foe in Neill Blomkamp’s Apocalyptic Short RAKKA!

Even if you’ve given up hope on seeing Ellen Ripley’s return to the xenomorph universe in the perpetually-postponed (and very likely doomed) ALIEN 5, with DISTRICT 9 director Neill Blomkamp behind the camera, this is still very big news indeed… and hints at something perhaps even bigger. Blomkamp chose to kick off his new experimental […]

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COPYCAT: The Best Serial Killer Movie That Nobody Talks About

If you were to ask any horror aficionado about the first half of the 1990s, they would probably sigh wistfully and refer to it as a dark and formless time, in which the horror genre had succumbed to countless BASIC INSTINCT and SILENCE OF THE LAMBS knockoffs, along with the occasional goofy throwback, like VAMPIRE […]

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ALIEN Sequels, FRANKENSTEIN Reboots and THE DARK TOWER — This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Reboots and sequels and Blu-rays, oh my! This was a big, big week for continuations of our favorite horror franchises, with casting news, exciting new directors and strange cinematic follow-ups to a beloved book series. Let’s not waste any time getting to this week’s horror news rundown! Javier Bardem is the New FRANKENSTEIN Universal Pictures […]

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New “Honest Trailer” Lays Down The Cold Hard Facts About GHOSTBUSTERS 2

Those fine fiends at Screen Junkies are at it again with the latest edition of “Honest Trailers.” And this time, they’ve set their sights on the 1989 sequel GHOSTBUSTERS 2! While a lot of unnecessary hate is being thrown at the new movie before it even opens, this honest trailer reminds us about the other […]

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ALIENS, FLATLINERS and SAW: LEGACY – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

There is a bit of a dead zone every July, when it seems like every major entertainment outlet is trying not to reveal any news because they’re going to try to announce something big at Comic-Con. So this week’s Horror News Rundown is a little shorter than usual, but we’ve still got some cool news […]

The Evolution Of Ellen Ripley!

With this past Tuesday being officially christened ALIEN DAY, we’ve all had the franchise on the brain pretty much all week. Everyone’s doing their part to celebrate in their own way, whether it be by hosting their own ALIEN marathons, attending screenings or indulging in whatever new collectibles were created specifically for this new “holiday.” […]

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Giving #RESPECT To Everyone’s Favorite Android, Bishop!

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. We’ve paid tribute to men, women and even dogs in […]

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Slashback! Is ALIEN Actually a Slasher Movie in Space?

Okay, before you start sharpening your knives over that headline, be sure to actually read the article first. You’ll see that this is more of a thought experiment in honor of LV-426, a.k.a. “ALIEN Day,” than a slasher-skewed review of a film which I’m betting you already love every bit as much as I do. […]

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Check Out Creature Features ALIEN Exhibit!

With 20th Century Fox declaring tomorrow, April 26th, the official ALIEN DAY, a lot of people are getting into the spirit of things. Among them are our friends over at Creature Features located at 2904 W. Magnolia Blvd. in Burbank, CA. Right now, for a very limited, you can catch a full gallery exhibit of ALIEN […]

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The Most Must-Own Collectibles Coming Out On ALIEN Day

Whether it’s National Cat Day or National Corn Dog Day, it seems like every day has been turned into its own little mini celebration of SOMETHING. But very rarely do movies get their own days, with Star Wars Day (May 4th) being the only notable exception. Well, it WAS the only notable exception, but that […]

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ALIEN 5, TWILIGHT ZONE and INSIDIOUS – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The past, present and future of the horror genre seem to be in a state of constant collision, as our collective influences and aspirations inspire us to make exciting creative decisions today. In this week’s Horror News Rundown, we’re taking a look at how a classic TV series is being transformed into a futuristic medium, […]

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Five Hidden Treats in the GHOSTBUSTERS Reboot Trailer!

Nearly thirty years after the release of GHOSTBUSTERS 2, the beloved franchise returns to the big screen this coming July with GHOSTBUSTERS, a reboot directed by Paul Feig and starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones as the title characters. Like most remakes, or whatever you wish to call them, Feig’s modern […]