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Scream 5 Now Titled "Scream", Filming Has Wrapped Up Already
The late, great Wes Craven was the director of the previous four films in the Scream universe You can see the new title card down below. Scream 2022 Logo Somehow Scream Still Won't Be Seen Until 2022 "That's a wrap on Scream, which I'm excited to announce is the official title of the next film! Nearly 25 years[...]
David Arquette arrives to "Scream 4" World Premiere on April 11,2011 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
Although the hype for Scream 5 is unlike any other horror property in production (Halloween, Spiral, Candyman, etc.), there's no denying that the absence of the visionary mind of Wes Craven, who directed the first four films, is felt by everyone involved After Craven's passing in 2015, many assumed it would mean the end of[...]
Jordan Peele Bringing People Under The Stairs Back As A Producer
The original 1991 film was directed by Wes Craven and starred Brandon Adams, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A.J Langer, and Ving Rhames For those that never saw the film, it followed a young boy and two adult thieves who become trapped in a house belonging to a strange couple known as the Robesons after breaking in to steal their[...]
David Arquette arrives to "Scream 4" World Premiere on April 11,2011 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
Neve Campbell has also had talks about returning and said in an interview with Jake Hamilton that while they have had talks, she was hesitant to even think about coming back without franchise creator Wes Craven, who passed away in 2015 Craven directed all four previous films, and Campbell also starred in all of them[...]
Neve Campbell attends the premiere of "Skyscraper" at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on July 10, 2018, in New York City. Editorial credit: JStone / Shutterstock.com
Campbell says in an interview with Jake Hamilton that while they have had talks, she was hesitant to even think about coming back without franchise creator Wes Craven, who passed away in 2015 Craven directed all four previous films, and Campbell also starred in all of them Check out what she had to say about[...]
'Scream 5': Film Coming Soon From 'Ready of Not' Directors *RUMOR*
Discussing Film says that while plot details are under wraps right now, "sources say it will follow a woman returning to her home town to try to find out who has been committing a series of vicious crimes." Yep, that sounds like Scream 5 alright. The late Wes Craven directed the previous four films in the[...]
'Nightmare on Elm Street': Wes Craven's Estate Owns Rights, Taking Pitches
Having played Freddy, everybody's favorite nightmare, I think it would be fun for me to play a guy that doesn't believe in nightmares." All of those sound like great ideas, but will anything actually come of this? The Wes Craven estate is in the process of getting the rights back, so who knows? The last time[...]
Celebrating "Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child" 30 Years Later
It's been three decades since the fifth chapter of Wes Craven's Nightmare on Elm Street, and the sequel is still a solid horror film that successfully expands the franchise. Prior to A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child, we had witnessed Freddy Kruger terrorize and kill a large number of young adults and adapt[...]
David Arquette Hopes to Return for "Scream 5"
You just have to keep doing what you're doing." Scream will and always will be a project directly tied to Wes Craven, so there will always be that hesitation, but if done with respect to the director, keeping something alive is still a great way to honor his immensely creative projects The Spyglass Media Group property[...]
Why Scream 4 Deserves its Newfound Appreciation
Is it in keeping with the last films?" In the past, Campbell has seemed simultaneously interested and concerned about the future of Scream 5 since the passing of horror mastermind Wes Craven in 2015, but this comment seems to imply that she hasn't shut the door on Scream completely After the outcry of fans hoping to[...]
"Doctor Sleep" Director Expresses Interest in "A Nightmare on Elm Street" Reboot
Now, with reports of a possible return for A Nightmare on Elm Street, the director has spoken out about his interest in taking a stab at the iconic franchise by horror mastermind Wes Craven. It had recently been announced that the rights to the A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise had returned to the Craven estate,[...]
'Nightmare on Elm Street': Wes Craven's Estate Owns Rights, Taking Pitches
Bloody Disgusting is reporting that the Wes Craven estate is openly taking pitches to bring Freddy Krueger back into our lives, one way or another This is a follow-up to the news they broke a couple months ago that the estate has regained the US rights back to the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise, while[...]
Why Scream 4 Deserves its Newfound Appreciation
In the commentary for the film with director Wes Craven and star Hayden Paniterieer discussed her supposed death scene in a way that brought hope to those who already had suspicions, admitting that it was intentionally open-ended. It's also been pointed out that as Kirby was "killed" she was last shown moving, and as the camera[...]
A New "Scream" Film In Development With Spyglass Media Group
The films truly carved it's own path and became a prominent staple in horror as costumes, references, and film/television influences have become long-term effects of the powerful Wes Craven directed film series After noticing Scream 4 finally began to receive more praise than it initially did (yes the film is highly under-rated) Bloody Disgusting is[...]