After a devastating family tragedy, a priest travels to China to find deeper spirituality, but instead is endowed with an ancient ability that allows him to turn into a dinosaur. At first, he is horrified by his newfound superpower, but a local prostitute convinces him to use his newfound gift to fight evil – and ninjas. Brendan Steere wrote and directed the film and he will be on hand next weekend during Texas Frightmare Weekend to do a Q&A. The film will be released in August.
Known for her dark and macabre artwork, painter Dezzy Donahue (Dora Madison) is in a professional rut. Unable to finish her newest commissioned work, Dezzy looks to reignite her creative juices by letting loose-as in, taking every drug in sight and tearing through raucous house parties and heavy metal bars. After a few nights spent with her debauchery-loving friends Courtney (Tru Collins) and Ronnie (Rhys Wakefield), though, Dezzy notices changes within herself. On the positive side, she’s finally painting again, but she’s also developing a strange desire for blood. As someone who has never been able to control her vices…
Seven friends summon a monster when they are tricked into eating burgers made of human flesh. The Young Cannibals was written and directed by Kris Carr and Sam Fowler. No release date has been announced yet.
Days Gone is an upcoming action-adventure survival horror video game developed by SIE Bend Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4. The game uses Unreal Engine 4 and will be released exclusively on the PS4 on April 26.
It’s young Will Smith vs an older Will Smith in the first trailer for Gemini Man. Gemini Man follows the story of an older, elite assassin named Henry Brogan (Will Smith) who is trying to retire. In the film, he’s suddenly targeted and pursued by a mysterious young operative that seemingly can predict his every move. Gemini Man was directed by Ang Lee and will theaters on October 11.
CW released the trailer for the fifth and final season of iZombie this morning. The final season begins on Thursday, May 2.
Warner Bros. just released the final trailer for Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Following the global success of “Godzilla” and “Kong: Skull Island” comes the next chapter in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ cinematic MonsterVerse, an epic action adventure that pits Godzilla against some of the most popular monsters in pop culture history. The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be…
A down-on-his-luck campaign manager (John Cho) is determined to get a kid (Jacob Tremblay) elected as the President of the United States. Allison Tolman and John Larroquette guest star.” The episode stars John Cho, Jacob Tremblay, Allison Tolman, and John Larroquette and will premiere on CBS All Access on Thursday, April 25. Source – Daily Dead
House of Lexi is a psychological short horror film featuring English horror actress Emma Dark. It follows the story of Lexi Stone who supposedly lost her mother in a car crash and her mother also lost her baby sister at birth. Lexi imagines her sister growing up and wants to be there for her but the emotional bond turns and starts to haunt and makes her question what’s happening to her. The short teaser trailer definitely gives off a sense of unease and we can’t wait to see the short film. House of Lexi was written and directed by M.W.…
Since January, we have been counting down the days until Mortal Kombat 11 is released. From seeing which characters were confirmed for number eleven to watching all the gory fatalities on YouTube, this new launch trailer really has us excited. Only a couple of more days until Mortal Kombat 11 hits stores. The official release date is on April 23 and it will be released on the PS4, XBox One, and Nintendo Switch.
The horror hit from this year’s Sundance Festival, The Lodge is about a young woman and her reticent new stepchildren who find themselves isolated in the family’s remote winter cabin, locked away to dredge up the mysteries of her dark past and the losses that seem to haunt them all. No release date has been announced yet.
The second trailer for Child’s Play was released this morning and the film looks like it’s going to be a remake of the original with a modern twist (apps, drones). Similar to the first trailer, we don’t see too much of Chucky in this one, but we do get to hear Mark Hamill’s Chucky for the first time (if you don’t count the time he voiced Chucky in Robot Chicken). The film stars Aubrey Plaza and Brian Tyree Henry and will hit theaters on June 21.
Warner Bros. started the day off with news that they suddenly shut down production on their upcoming series, Swamp Thing, set to debut on DC Universe. The James Wan produced show was originally set to have thirteen episodes in its first season and then WB cut that down to ten episodes. Later in the day, WB decided to release the first teaser trailer for Swamp Thing, which made more than a few people scratch their heads. “Swamp Thing” centers on CDC researcher Abby Arcane (Reed). When she returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a…
Amazon just released the first red band trailer for their upcoming superhero series, The Boys, and the trailer does not disappoint. In a world where superheroes embrace the darker side of their massive celebrity and fame, THE BOYS centers on a group of vigilantes known informally as “The Boys,” who set out to take down corrupt superheroes with no more than their blue-collar grit and a willingness to fight dirty. THE BOYS is a fun and irreverent take on what happens when superheroes – who are as popular as celebrities, as influential as politicians and as revered as Gods –…
Netflix released the first trailer for their upcoming horror film, The Perfection. The film follows troubled musical prodigy Charlotte (Williams) as she seeks out the new star pupil of her former school, Elizabeth (Browning). As the two connect, it sends them both on a dark path with terrifying and gruesome consequences. The Perfection will premiere on Netflix on May 24. Source – ComingSoon
I remember reading the three volumes of Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark when I was in grade three or four and they scared the crap out of me back then. The stories were super creepy and the illustrations were even creepier. I still have the entire collection of Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark on my shelf. Scary Stories is an upcoming documentary about the infamous children’s book with over forty different interviews including from family members of author Alvin Schwartz to R.L. Stine, amongst others. The documentary was directed by Cody Meirick and it will premiere…
A film with a pro-legalization message, “High on the Hog” is a grindhouse mystery thriller about a marijuana farmer and the lengths he will go to in order to protect his small town and his family. Sid Haig leads the cast as Big Daddy, the film’s protagonist marijuana farmer, alongside action icons Robert Z’Dar and Joe Estevez. High On The Hog will premiere on April 19 at the Arena Cinelounge in Hollywood. No other release date has been announced yet. Source – Dread Central
Godzilla: King of the Monsters will hit theaters on May 31, 2019.
A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor’s sudden death, the more she starts taking on the characteristics of the deceased — some of which are troublingly sinister. Chambers stars Uma Thurman and will debut on Netflix on April 26.
When Lucifer was canceled on Fox, Netflix stepped in and allowed the show to continue. Netflix released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming fourth season that will debut on the streaming service on May 8. Source – Bloody-Disgusting