What did NOT make it into IT and why it may be best it didn't.

IF you read IT by Stephen King, you may recall there were some elements that could have garnered the film an NC17 or above rating.. Group sex.. masturbation while torturing animals.. and Bevvie’s dad doing MORE to Bevvie than worrying about her.. Lots.Lots of things could have upset the apple cart. What resulted was a … Read moreWhat did NOT make it into IT and why it may be best it didn't.

The 'prince of horror' promises a new Halloween

Producer Jason Blum, the CEO of the budget-conscious and incredibly successful Blumhouse Productions (Get Out, Paranormal Activity, Insidious, The Purge) has promised that their planned Halloween sequel – the one written by Danny McBride and David Gordon Greenand directed by Green – will definitely be released by its planned date in October of 2018. And additionally, there’s word that Carpenter himself is still interested in providing … Read moreThe 'prince of horror' promises a new Halloween

THE PARABLE. Stephen King's 'It': Pennywise vs. 'The Losers' Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation

THE PARABLE. Stephen King’s ‘It’: Pennywise vs. ‘The Losers’ Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation: The movie is a surprise blockbuster at $123 million. Here’s one reason why. “Everyone needs reassurance that it’s good to be part of a group, and it’s great to come together against division and fear,” Andy Muschietti told EW … Read moreTHE PARABLE. Stephen King's 'It': Pennywise vs. 'The Losers' Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation

A Female Krampus Horror Movie is Coming This Holiday Season

A Female Krampus Horror Movie is Coming This Holiday Season: Set for Blu-ray release in November is Mother Krampus, directed by James Klass. The film is actually based on the legend of an entirely different Christmas demon, that of Frau Perchta, a witch that comes to take children on each of the 12 days of … Read moreA Female Krampus Horror Movie is Coming This Holiday Season

IT director Andy Muschietti says IT2 will finish filming in 2018

Here’s what he had to say in a recent interview with Variety. “We are doing [two films],” said Muschietti. “We’ll probably have a script for the second part in January. Ideally, we would start prep in March. Part one is only about the kids. Part two is about these characters 30 years later as adults, … Read moreIT director Andy Muschietti says IT2 will finish filming in 2018

Jordan Peele plans to direct a whole series of horror movies about 'social demons'

Jordan Peele plans to direct a whole series of horror movies about ‘social demons’: Peele is giving us the social commentary horror film GET OUT. If you did not hear about it yet, you will. In “Get Out,” a young black man (Daniel Kaluuya) finds himself in a very messed up situation —actually a massive understatement … Read moreJordan Peele plans to direct a whole series of horror movies about 'social demons'

This low-budget Aussie horror film THE KILLING GROUNDS is getting rave reviews overseas

This low-budget Aussie horror film THE KILLING GROUNDS is getting rave reviews overseas: Australian movies are often so much more real, brutal… startlingly hardcore to the core.. This movie seems the same. For as much lavish praise that the film is getting, it is also receiving this: Critics have been quick to praise the fact … Read moreThis low-budget Aussie horror film THE KILLING GROUNDS is getting rave reviews overseas

Clive Barker Will Develop $300,000 Horror Movie With Winner of Upcoming Contest

Clive Barker Will Develop $300,000 Horror Movie With Winner of Upcoming Contest : From Feb. 13 to March 17, filmmakers can head projectgreenlight.com to upload a pitch (one to three minutes) of an original horror film concept. Ten semi-finalists will be selected and voted on by the public as well as a judging panel. The winner of the … Read moreClive Barker Will Develop $300,000 Horror Movie With Winner of Upcoming Contest

Freddy fans getting their wish: Robert Englund is coming back

Just for one documentary .. not a work of fiction, but a culmination of Englund’s entire life as Freddy Krueger.. EW had the exclusive story.. Highlights: Directed by Mike Kerz, the film finds Englund recalling his years playing Elm Street villain Freddy Krueger and paying tribute to filmmaker Wes Craven while makeup effects artist Robert … Read moreFreddy fans getting their wish: Robert Englund is coming back