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Junji Ito Forced to Watch Creepy Ads in Effort to Scare Him
David Cronenberg, John Carpenter, Guillermo del Toro, none of them are snarling, drooling maniacs They never are This is real life They put the horror in their heads into their work Thus, he can calmly deadpan whether these old ads are scary or not Spoiler: they're more creepy than scary And these are weird ads![...]
The Thing Returning To Theaters From Fathom Events In June
The Thing, John Carpenter's iconic sci-fi classic, is returning to theaters this summer thanks to Fathom Events Showings of the film will be held in theaters on June 19th and 22nd, and showings will also include the Terror Takes Shape documentary from an old DVD release as well Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T[...]
Firestarter Score Is By John Carpenter, On Preorder Right Now
Firestarter releases very soon, and today we get word that John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies composed the score for the new adaptation of the Stephen King classic This is huge news for horror fans, as a full, new John Carpenter score doesn't just happen all the time Sacred Bones Records has a bunch[...]
Escape From LA Hits 4K Blu-ray On February 22nd
This…well, you can see for yourself down below. Credit Paramount Home Video Escape From LA 4K Release Details "Snake is back! Kurt Russell rejoins filmmakers John Carpenter and Debra Hill to do to Los Angeles what they did to the Big Apple in Escape From New York – with even more futuristic thrills and big action! Into the[...]
Britt's Film Corner: 10 Underrated Cult Classic Horror Films To Watch
Directed by Brad Anderson, this one stars big names too, like David Caruso and Josh Lucas. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4s-5eJq47bYVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Session 9 (2001) Official Trailer (HD) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4s-5eJq47bY) Prince of Darkness (1987): Not everyone knows about this John Carpenter classic, but they should[...]
Halloween Kills Soundtrack Up For Preorder, Hear The First Track Now
Halloween Kills is finally only two weeks away, and another track from John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies score is here This one, titled 'Michael's Legend,' is not nearly as intense as the first two tracks released 'Unkillable' and 'Rampage,' but instead more of a softer, haunting piano piece As always, really excellent stuff[...]
Halloween Kills Soundtrack Up For Preorder, Hear The First Track Now
Halloween Kills finally unleashes hell into theaters on October 15th, and today the soundtrack from horror master John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies is up for order from Sacred Bones Records There are a variety of versions of the release up, including a ton of vinyl variants, a CD, and even a cassette tape[...]
Halloween Kills Soundtrack Up For Preorder, Hear The First Track Now
Halloween Kills finally unleashes hell into theaters on October 15th, and today the soundtrack from horror master John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies went up for order from Sacred Bones Records There are a variety of versions of the release up, including a ton of vinyl variants, a CD, and even a cassette tape[...]
Halloween 1-5 Releasing Yet Again On From Shout Factory In October
On top of the regular releases, Scream Factory is teaming up with Sacred Bones Records for special editions of the first three Halloween films that include 7-inch vinyls with a new recording of tracks from the scores by John Carpenter himself More details can be found below. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1[...]
Monster Master Blends FPS With RTS For Asymmetrical Indie Horror
The three take the role of survivors from a scenario not unlike the older monster movies inspired by the likes of Stephen King, John Carpenter, or Steven Spielberg These players salvage makeshift weapons and seek to survive the fourth player, who controls the monsters hunting them Where this gets interesting is in the fact that the first three[...]
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper- Just When You Think You Have The Answers...
 Even as he became a talented actor, he would be writing these notes and his iconic line in John Carpenter's They Live was created by Piper himself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1TcnQxV4BEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Chew Bubble Gum and Kick Ass [HD] (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1TcnQxV4BE) Roddy Piper passed away too young at the age of 61 in 2015 from a[...]
Halloween Retro Figures Coming From Plastic Meatball & Fright Rags
Check out the first three amazing figures below. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Credit Plastic Meatball/Fright-Rags Credit Plastic Meatball/Fright-Rags Halloween Retro Figure Line? I'll Take At Least Two Of Each "The holiday may be six months away, but fans of the classic horror[...]
New John Carpenter Album Lost Themes III In February, Hear First Track
John Carpenter is one of the most iconic filmmakers in the history of Hollywood, having put a whole genre on his back and creating stories that will last through the annals of time None of his films will ever top the original Halloween, though, for my money, the greatest horror film ever made and one[...]
Halloween Kills Coming  October 2021 "No Matter What" Says Jason Blum
After the unfortunate 2020 delay of Halloween Kills, we've all been scrambling for every slight tease or bit of insight that we can find — and franchise creator John Carpenter always knows the right thing to say We're still several months from actually getting to see the return of Michael Myers, and though we've seen[...]
John Carpenter's New Song The Dead Walk Released This Morning
An awesome surprise this morning, as a new John Carpenter song was dropped A second single from his new album Lost Themes III: Alive After Death, which will feature ten new tracks, this new song "The Dead Walk" is yet another timeless macabre masterpiece The album will release from Sacred Bones Records on February 5, 2021[...]