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Halloween Horror Nights Michael Myers

Michael Myers Returns to Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

And, the streets of each coast’s event are transformed into highly-themed scare zones where menacing scare-actors lunge from every darkened corner.Other attractions for this year include mazes and haunted houses based on Stranger Things, Dead Exposure: Patient Zero, Trick ‘r Treat, Slaughter Sinema, Carnival Graveyard: Rust in Pieces, Seeds of Extinction, and Poltergeist[...]

Tobe Hooper

Horror Legend Tobe Hooper Passes Away At Age 74

Tobe Hooper, the director of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Salem's Lot, Poltergeist, and Lifeforce, died in Sherman Oaks, California at the age of 74 The news came form the Los Angels County Coroner, but the cause of death is not known.His work on the 1974 Texas Chainsaw Massacre film set the standard for a slasher[...]

The Castle Of Horror Podcast Presents: Poltergeist III!

By Jason Henderson, Drew Edwards, Tony Salvaggio, and Julia Guzman[audio:http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-99734/TS-975675.mp3]Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Castle of Horror Podcast tonight, a weekly internet radio show where professional writers in the comics, games and book industries take a look at horror movies, choosing one movie a week to discuss in depth.They say:This week we continue our Poltergeist[...]

The Castle Of Horror Podcast Presents: Poltergeist II: The Other Side

By Jason Henderson, Drew Edwards, Tony Salvaggio, and Julia Guzman[audio:http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-99734/TS-973289.mp3]Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Castle of Horror Podcast tonight, a weekly internet radio show where professional writers in the comics, games and book industries take a look at horror movies, choosing one movie a week to discuss in depth.They say:This week we continue our Poltergeist[...]

The Castle Of Horror Podcast Presents: Poltergeist

By Jason Henderson, Drew Edwards, Tony Salvaggio, and Julia Guzman[audio:http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-99734/TS-971188.mp3]Bleeding Cool welcomes back The Castle of Horror Podcast tonight, a weekly internet radio show where professional writers in the comics, games and book industries take a look at horror movies, choosing one movie a week to discuss in depth.They say:This week we kick off our[...]

"We Just Want Our Daughter Back." – 2nd Trailer For Poltergeist Reboot

20th Century Fox has released a second trailer for the upcoming reboot of Poltergeist by Sam Raimi and Gil Kenan. Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi (“Spiderman,” “Evil Dead”, “The Grudge”) and director Gil Kenan (“Monster House”) contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces When the terrifying apparitions escalate their[...]

First TV Spot Revealed For Poltergeist Reboot

20th Century Fox has released the first TV spot / trailer for their upcoming reboot of Poltergeist The classic horror movie is being redone by Sam Raimi as the producer and Gil Kenan as director with a cast of Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris and Jane Adams.The film is about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil[...]

Poltergeist Remake Gets Creepy Teaser And Trailer

and here we get one for Fox's remake of the horror classic Poltergeist And for only being 18 seconds.. it pulls off the creepy. Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi (“Spiderman,” “Evil Dead”, “The Grudge”) and director Gil Kenan (“Monster House”) contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces When the[...]


Rosemarie DeWitt To Lead The Poltergeist Do-Over

I'm liking every choice on the Poltergeist remodel so far - I just have to remind myself that, like The Amazing Spider-Man before it, an interesting director and talented cast won't mean squat if the script doesn't cut it.. or if the studio do.Rosemarie DeWitt, who has been very good in every last thing I've[...]

Fox And MGM Team Up For Poltergeist, Release Official Blurb

In their official announcement of intent to co-finance the Poltergeist do-over, MGM and Fox also included this brief blurb:In a revisionist take on the classic horror film, a family struggling to make ends meet relocates to an outdated suburban home and is confronted by an angry spirit who kidnaps their youngest daughter and challenges them[...]

Poltergeist Remake Gets Gil Kenan, A Director With Just The Right Experience

The debut feature of Gil Kenan was Monster House, a tall tale about kids facing off against their neighbour's possessed homestead.He then made City of Ember, in which he cast Harry Treadaway and Saoirse Ronan, both of whom have since proven to be standout actors of their still very young generation.And I suppose all of[...]

Sam Raimi Directing The Poltergeist Remake

The remake of vintage haunted house picture, Poltergeist has been scripted by David Lindsay-Abaire, the playwright and screenwriter behind Rabbit Hole and the upcoming Oz, The Great and Powerful and Rise of the Guardians I'd call myself a fan If you haven't seen his film of Rabbit Hole, I'd recommend you start there.And, yes I'd find anything[...]

Sam Raimi Producing, David Lindsay-Abaire Writing Poltergeist Remake

I wouldn't rush out to declare Tobe Hooper's haunted houser Poltergeist a masterpiece, not by any measure, but it has its moments, and I'm certainly fond of it If Steven Spielberg did direct it (I don't believe he did, but you've heard the rumours, I'm sure) it would be the one of his films I[...]

Hammer's Next Horror: The Quiet Ones, From John Pogue – UPDATED TWICE

It's a poltergeist movie, which is based on a true story about a bunch of young scientists on a University campus who get led astray by a sort of Svengali like professor of physics and they go out and create a poltergeist, an ectoplasm from negative energy As you can imagine, it goes really badly[...]