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Wes Craven Dead At 76

Wes Craven Dead At 76

According to Deadline, director Wes Craven has died at age 76.Best known for creating Freddy Kruger in A Nightmare on Elm Street, Craven was widely recognized as a master of horror during the late 1970s and early 80s explosion of the genre which included such films as Halloween and Friday the 13th.Freddy was inspired by[...]

MTV Renews Scream For Second Season

MTV Renews Scream For Second Season

MTV liked what it saw from the new series Scream and asked for a second season. The series, based on the horror movie franchise, had a strong debut pulling in 1.56 million viewers when including DVR watchers. The show also did well in the networks target demo of 12-34 where it had 997,000 viewers. The […]


New Trailer For Scream The TV Series

New Trailer For Scream The TV Series

The network has released a second trailer for Scream the TV Series based on the movie franchise from Kevin Williamson and Wes Craven. What starts as a YouTube video going viral, soon leads to problems for the teenagers of Lakewood and serves as the catalyst for a murder that opens up a window to the town's[...]

MTV Releases Trailer For New Scream Series

MTV Releases Trailer For New Scream Series

During the MTV Movie Awards, the network released a sneak peek at the upcoming Scream series inspired by Wes Craven's horror film franchise One of the gimmicks of the franchise was the knowledge of how horror movies go and how it would exist in the real world.. those rules are very different for a television[...]

Wes Craven And Steve Niles Team For Television Series

Wes Craven And Steve Niles Team For Television Series

Legendary directing Wes Craven is teaming up with 30 Days of Night co-creator Steve Niles to adapt The Disciples for television The sci-fi horror in space from Niles and artist Christopher Mitten isn't schedule to hit comic shelves until May from Black Mask but Universal Cable Productions is already in the process of picking up the rights[...]


Scream TV Series Books Criminal Minds And Revenge Writers

Scream TV Series Books Criminal Minds And Revenge Writers

A genuine shame, honestly, because Scream really was Williamson's vision.Maybe if MTV can get Wes Craven on board to direct at least their pilot, as the director has suggested is possible, there will be some sort of genuine Scream-feeling maintained.*But if a deal with Craven is in the works, we're yet to find out about[...]

MTV Want Wes Craven To Direct The Pilot For A Scream TV Series

MTV Want Wes Craven To Direct The Pilot For A Scream TV Series

Dimension Films is in discussions with the films’ original director and renowned filmmaker Wes Craven to direct the one-hour pilot. Well, I'd love to see Wes Craven do it, he's excellent at this stuff The first Scream is a favourite, to this day, and I'm also rather partial to the fourth.But it feels quite tragic that[...]

MTV Planning A Scream TV Series

MTV Planning A Scream TV Series

I was hoping for a Scream 5, when the time is right, and I thought it would be great if Wes Craven would direct and, despite the various problems he's faced, time and again, that Kevin Williamson would write the screenplay.Well, tough luck me, because that's looking a touch less likely this morning As it[...]


Scream 5 Is A Sure Thing For Harvey Weinstein

Scream 5 Is A Sure Thing For Harvey Weinstein

I'm glad he's happy with that - it's a good ratio of sow to reap, I'd say, and I'm sure the film will have a long afterlife on DVD and Blu-ray and so on.Indeed, Weinstein even seems pretty sure that this success means there's going to be a fifth installment: I'm sure he going to do[...]

Scream 4 Review 1 Footnotes 13

Scream 4, Review 1, Footnotes 13

use discretion. You know that moment in McG’s Terminator Salvation, when Christian Bale and Sam Worthington are both down, and just for a moment you start to suspect that Bale is going to die and Worthington’s half-Terminator Marcus Wright is going to take on the identity of John Connor and lead the rebellion? That moment when[...]

I Saved You Til Last &#8211 Wes Cravens My Soul To Take

"I Saved You 'Til Last" – Wes Craven's My Soul To Take

To warm up UK audiences for the impending Scream 4, Wes Craven's most recently released, My Soul to Take, is about to hit DVD and Blu-ray There's no new trailer, as I can see, but here's a clip called "I saved you 'til last" It's exclusive to us, apparently.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Oab0w_Eivw[/youtube]I've seen the film, and am looking[...]

New Scream 4 Pictures Spill Blood And Spoilers

New Scream 4 Pictures Spill Blood And Spoilers

Here are a series of newly released Scream 4 images. Consider these an object in modern movie marketing, and how it isn't afraid to reveal key plot points. Which is to say, look closely at these pictures and some of the film's surprises will be spoiled. And finally, I'm very curious about this last one. […]

Writers Being Sought For Scream 5

Writers Being Sought For Scream 5

Shock Till You Drop is reporting that Dimension Films is on the lookout for a potential writer (though it's worth noting that this information appears to be from easily subverted industry tracking boards, which means this is not necessarily cold hard fact and should be taken strictly as rumor for now).If Williamson's not on board,[...]

The First Victim Of Scream 4 Revealed

The First Victim Of Scream 4 Revealed

It was very exciting for me to be a part of it and meet Wes Craven who’s an absolute sweetheart I didn’t know what to expect but it was fun.To be a part that has a cult following, to look back at Drew Barrymore’s opening scene and be like I’m a part of this[...]

Jamie Kennedy Seems Unsure If Hes In Scream 4 Or Not

Jamie Kennedy Seems Unsure If He's In Scream 4 Or Not

When asked if he would return, Kennedy replied "I can't tell you that! You'll have to watch and find out!".It is true that Scream 4 is one of those movies in which having been previously killed is not an immovable obstacle to a cameo and it is certain that director and producer Wes Craven and[...]

First Trailer For Scream 4 Overflows With Teases

First Trailer For Scream 4 Overflows With Teases

It's by bending, not breaking, the rules of Scream that Kevin Williamson and Wes Craven should be able to give us all another popcorn-rattler of an evening.It starts with a phone ringing, goes on through "Welcome home, Sydney" and shares a lot of the "new rules" for how a horror film works - it's[...]