Category: News

Hate Crime banned from UK distribution by the BBFC

Posted on 03/02/15 by Ben

Dear God No! follow-up Frankenstein Created Bikers takes to Kickstarter

Posted on 03/02/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey It was all the way back in June 2012 that we first reported on Frankenstein Created Bikers, director James Bickert’s follow-up to his censor-bothering neo-grindhouse breakthrough Dear God No! At that time, just about all we had was the title, and the glorious poster from that modern master of vintage-style poster art, Tom […]

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Attention horror filmmakers: Grimmfest 2015 now open to submissions

Posted on 03/02/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey So, are you a horror filmmaker with a blood-soaked, heart-thumping masterpiece you’re eager to get in front of audiences? Well, you may be interested to learn that Manchester’s Grimm Up North team have opened up submissions for both feature-length and short films for their flagship event Grimmfest this October. You have from […]

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Wild Eye set to release no-budget gorefest Morbid

Posted on 02/27/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey If you’re in the mood for something cheap and nasty, it looks like this one might prove a good fit for both those adjectives. The debut film of Chuck Conry (writer behind horror site Zombies Don’t Run), Morbid is pitched as a ‘throwback to 80s slashers,‘ and from the brief teaser trailer […]

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Horror In Short: The Preylude sets scene for Volumes of Blood

Posted on 02/26/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey You may recall back in January we posted the trailer for Volumes of Blood, a new microbudget indie horror anthology. Well, in just over two weeks – on Friday the 13th of March, no less – it’s set to have its world premiere in Owensboro, Kentucky, and in honour of this writer-director-producer […]

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The Barn trailer promises more 80s to the max indie horror

Posted on 02/24/15 by Ben

Comic News You Can Use: Lucifer, The Spirit, and Lord Death Man

Posted on 02/24/15 by Ben
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By Svetlana Fedotov Following the success of popular DC shows such as Gotham, Constantine, Flash, and Arrow, Fox has ordered a pilot episode for DC/Vertigo’s 90’s work, Lucifer. Like many productions in their early stages, there are no details about actors or a script, but there is some info on the behind-the-scenes men. Set to […]

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UK trailer for documentary My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn

Posted on 02/23/15 by Ben
My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn

By Ben Bussey Nicolas Winding Refn is one of the most singular, polarising and enigmatic filmmakers who has managed to break through to the mainstream this past decade, and given how intense his work tends to be and the widespread head-scratching they tend to prompt, a peek behind his curtain might prove very interesting indeed. […]

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Help Get Redacted Made!

Posted on 02/21/15 by Keri

Full-length Alien Tampon trailer is ridiculous, period (Tee hee)

Posted on 02/20/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey Hopefully you recall the rather barmy-looking 15-second teaser for a new German sci-fi action horror comedy type movie with the somewhat memorable title of Alien Tampon. Well, now the full length trailer has arrived – along with the not-entirely unexpected revelation that this is in fact all that exists of the film […]

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Leviathan Hellraiser Documentary Available for Pre-order in April

Posted on 02/19/15 by Keri
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By Keri O’Shea …the graphic says it all really, but there we have it: great news for fans of the upcoming Leviathan documentary, the film dedicated to the background and making of both Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II, with all of the essential interviews you’d hope for (and some of you may recall that I […]

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Welcome (Back) to Wolf Creek: Six-Part Series Planned

Posted on 02/18/15 by Keri
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By Keri O’Shea It’s comparatively rare these days that a horror movie character crosses the divide into real fandom of their own, but Wolf Creek’s Mick Taylor is one of them – which is funny, considering the way he handles his on-screen ‘guests’, but there we go – there’s just something about the guy that […]

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Spooktacular first trailer for Del Toro’s Crimson Peak

Posted on 02/13/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey At last, grown-up Guillermo del Toro is back, after the better part of decade – too much of which was spent in the trenches, book-ended with a pair of comparatively family-friendly studio movies (above average ones, but still). Crimson Peak will be Del Toro’s first R-rated movie since Pan’s Labyrinth, and all […]

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UK trailer for Sion Sono’s Tokyo Tribe promises glorious insanity

Posted on 02/12/15 by Ben

More baffling remake news: Housebound?!

Posted on 02/11/15 by Ben
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By Nia Edwards-Behi Well. I managed to be relatively calm the other day when news emerged that the Martyrs remake is in the can. News now that a big festival hit from last year’s circuit (LAST YEAR. IT’S ONLY FEBRUARY.) is getting remade at New Line: Housebound. There is one particular detail of note from […]

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The Dude Designs takes us back to the glory days of VHS: Video Cover Art

Posted on 02/11/15 by Ben

Deathgasm trailer boasts demons, gore and metal in abundance

Posted on 02/11/15 by Ben
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By Ben Bussey Demon-fighting teenage metallers from New Zealand, anyone? We just got wind of upcoming NZ indie horror comedy Deathgasm via a new 60 second teaser trailer, and boy does it look fun. The feature debut of writer-director Jason Lei Howden, already a seasoned digital FX artist with Weta (impressive credits including Prometheus, The […]

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