Horror


The Beach House is a Tense Contagion Story for a Contagious Time

The Beach House is a Tense Contagion Story for a Contagious Time

The notion of discovering nightmares in a borrowed house seems to fuel so much American horror that it's almost a genre in itself, from House of Long Shadows to The Changeling. We could call it "Airbnb horror." The Beach House (out on VOD, Digital HD, DVD and Blu-Ray December 15) brings that horror to a breathtakingly beautiful […]

Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter Writer Talks Jasons Death

Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter Writer Talks Jason's Death

There are several films, comics, and even a series about Friday the 13th because the franchise is one of the most prevalent names in horror. The franchise has witnessed several alterations and creative choices, but none have quite replicated the magic that Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (Part 4). The film gave us a […]

Scream and Ready Or Not Team Signs On to New Horror Film Reunion

Scream and Ready Or Not Team Signs On to New Horror Film, Reunion

Sometimes one film can open the door for so many more opportunities, and the team behind Ready Or Not may have found that success as they take on yet another horror project that will return to some of the most horrific experiences through adolescence in the upcoming film Reunion. The team known as Radio Silence […]

Trey Trucker on Playing the Hunky Evil of What Lies Below

Trey Trucker on Playing the Hunky Evil of What Lies Below

In this week's Castle Talk, Jason chats with Trey Tucker, who stars in the new movie What Lies Below. In the film, teenage Liberty (Ema Horvath) returns home from camp to join her mother at a beautiful upstate-New York lake house, where Mom has taken up with a charming, muscular stranger who is (as you might expect […]

3 Essentials We Need in Spiral: From the Book of Saw

3 Essentials We Need in Spiral: From the Book of Saw

The Saw franchise will be returning with the upcoming Spiral: From the Book of Saw, reviving a world of death traps, scorned detectives, and that demented puppet on a tricycle. We know this will serve as the official ninth entry to the series, so it won't be disregarding any of the previous chapters — and […]

Check Out The Trailer For Castle Freak Streaming Now On Shudder

Check Out The Trailer For Castle Freak, Streaming Now On Shudder

Castle Freak is now streaming on Shudder and available on digital, and I know what I am planning to view this weekend. This reimagining looks terrifying and unnerving, the two things I look for more than anything else in a horror film these days.  Produced by horror icon Barbara Crampton, who starred in the original […]

Shudders Anything for Jackson Clip Debuts Film Out Tomorrow

Shudder's Anything for Jackson Clip Debuts, Film Out Tomorrow

Shudder Original Anything for Jackson will premiere this Friday on the horror streaming service. Starring Sheila McCarthy, Julian Richings, Konstantina Mantelos, Josh Cruddas, and Yannick Bisson, the film centers around the grief of a set of grandparents who decide to hold a reverse-exorcism and place their dead grandson into the body of an unborn child. It looks really gnarly, and […]

New Sleepaway Camp Film May Be In The Works Star Teases

New Sleepaway Camp Film May Be In The Works Star Teases

Sleepaway Camp is one of the standout slashers of the boom that occurred in the 1980s, and to this day, features one of the best endings to any horror film. The three sequels were not nearly as good as that original, but not without their moments either. That first one, though, that is a special […]

Scream Producer Explains How They Kept Things Secretive On-Set

Scream Producer Explains How They Kept Things Secretive On-Set

Now that the highly anticipated film Scream has officially wrapped filming (originally referred to by fans as Scream 5), the suspense has only intensified!  We know that this is a sequel, not a reboot, that the film has a lot of heavy throwbacks to embrace the nostalgia of the almost 25-year-old slasher franchise. One of […]

James Wan Brings In Overlords Julius Avery For Van Helsing Film

James Wan Brings In Overlord's Julius Avery For Van Helsing Film

Van Helsing will hunt again. James Wan will produce a new film version of the Monster Hunter for Universal, and he is bringing in Overlord director Julius Avery to helm the project. The script being used is penned by Eric Pearson, by Avery will be giving it his own polish. Little about the film is […]

Horror Film The Call Hits Blu-ray On December 15th

Horror Film The Call Hits Blu-ray On December 15th

The Call is a new horror film starring horror legends Lin Shaye and Tobin Bell, who play a couple hosting a group of friends in their home after an accident. All they have to do is make one phone call…but that may prove to be their downfall. Directed by Timothy Woodward Jr., the film's producer is Jeffery Reddick, creator of the Final […]

EXCLUSIVE: Two Tracks From John McCarthys Anything For Jackson Score

EXCLUSIVE: Two Tracks From John McCarthy's Anything For Jackson Score

Shudder Original Anything For Jackson will premiere this Friday on the horror streaming service. Starring Sheila McCarthy, Julian Richings, Konstantina Mantelos, Josh Cruddas, and Yannick Bisson, the film centers around the grief of a set of grandparents who decide to hold a reverse-exorcism and place their dead grandson into the body of an unborn child. […]

Halloween Kills: Judy Greer Teases Continued Badassery Of Karen

Halloween Kills: Judy Greer Teases Continued Badassery Of Karen

Halloween Kills should have released already, but the world is on fire, so we have to wait. When we last left Michael Myers, he was burning alive in the remote home of Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), who was escaping in the back of a pick-up truck with her daughter (Judy Greer) and grand-daughter (Andy […]

Why The Craft Could Use Another Sequel That Follows the Original

Why The Craft Could Use Another Sequel That Follows the Original

The Craft was a cult-classic '90s film with some of the best aesthetic appeal of that particular cinematic era, including memorable rebel prep-school grunge, depictions of abuse, racism, and the exploration of power. The film became an incredible moment for pop-culture and eventually led to the recent sort-of-sequel The Craft: Legacy. The new version of […]

3 Horror Video Games That Deserve Cinematic Adaptations

3 Horror Video Games That Deserve Cinematic Adaptations

With horror video game films like the Resident Evil reboot on the horizon, there's a lot of intrigue around the next wave of video game to film adaptations. In the past, we've had some like Silent Hill strike somewhere in the middle — not finding it's initial footing or box office breakthrough, but still obtaining a […]

Five Nights At Freddys Creator Gives Film Update

Five Nights At Freddy's Creator Gives Film Update

The Five Nights At Freddy's game has a history as an expansive game, originating as a PC game in 2014. The game is a "point and click" survivor-horror title that centers around a pizza restaurant, from the point of view of an overnight security guard where the animatronic characters come to life at night with […]

There Is Some Movement On Gremlins 3 Fingers Crossed

There Is Some Movement On Gremlins 3, Fingers Crossed

Gremlins fans have next year's Secrets of the Mogwai animated series to look forward to and a robust line of figures from NECA to tide them over, but what about a new movie? Scores of fans have waited with bated breath for some kind of movement on a new Gremlins film for so long; I […]

Killer Klowns From Outer Space Sequel: Hope Still Exists We Shall See

Killer Klowns From Outer Space Sequel: Hope Still Exists, We Shall See

Killer Klowns From Outer Space fans have kept hope alive since 1988 when the original film released that a sequel would happen. It is actually kind of crazy that it hasn't. All through the direct to video and streaming days of the last 30 years, and at no point did this happen. That is nuts. […]

4 Characters That Deserve to Be Mentioned in the Next Scream Film

4 Characters That Deserve to Be Mentioned in the Next Scream Film

Scream 5 is a little over a year away (ok, like a year and three months), but that hasn't slowed down our excitement whatsoever. Because of the fact that we have a returning cast, including the core three and a returning player from Scream 4, we know that this continues to follow the events for […]

Chopping Mall Marathon Coming To Shout Factory TV On Cyber Monday

Chopping Mall Marathon Coming To Shout Factory TV On Cyber Monday

While you sit on your couch and shop on Cyber Monday, let Shout Factory TV provide the entertainment. The channel will air 24 hours straight of the cult classic film Chopping Mall, the best horror film about robots becoming aware and murdering people in a mall ever made. The 80's favorite is a staple for […]