The Trailer for Stephen King’s ‘1922’ Is Full of Old-Timey Scares
The Trailer for Stephen King’s ‘1922’ Is Full of Old-Timey Scares

  Is it 1983? That year, three non-sequel Stephen King movie adaptations were released: Cujo, The Dead Zone, and Christine; all of which have since become either cult classics or cultural touchstones. But this year is adding up to be an even bigger year for King fans. Two of the author’s movies have been released in…

Taika Waititi Close to Directing Live Action ‘Akira’ Remake
Taika Waititi Close to Directing Live Action ‘Akira’ Remake

  The long-awaited live action Akira remake has taken another step toward becoming a reality, as a new report claims that Taika Waititi is close to signing on to direct the film.   Waititi is one of the hottest filmmakers in Hollywood thanks to his helming of the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok. Even though the movie hasn’t been…

‘It Came From the Video Aisle!’ May Be the Most Extensive B-Movie Resource Ever
‘It Came From the Video Aisle!’ May Be the Most Extensive B-Movie Resource Ever

  We all enjoy a good old school B-movie, but there are so many out there that finding new ones to watch can be a daunting task. Enter the new book It Came From the Video Aisle!: Inside Charles Band’s Full Moon Entertainment Studio, which gives a thorough account of the ’90s most legendary B-movie studio…

Linda Hamilton Returning as Sarah Connor for ‘Terminator 6’
Linda Hamilton Returning as Sarah Connor for ‘Terminator 6’

  Basically everyone agrees that the Terminator franchise peaked with 1991’s Terminator 2: Judgement Day. The film, directed by James Cameron, starred Linda Hamilton as the newly-badass Sarah Connor, who has to team up with Arnold Schwarzenegger’s now-good guy T-800 to do battle against the menacing T-1000. The franchise hasn’t seen Cameron, Hamilton, and Schwarzenegger…

New ‘It’ Sequel Details Point to a Big Change From the Novel
New ‘It’ Sequel Details Point to a Big Change From the Novel

  It is well on the way toward becoming the most successful horror film of all time, so it’s no surprise that work is already beginning on the sequel. Part 2 will tell the story of the second half of Stephen King’s novel, as the Losers’ Club reunites as adults to confront Pennywise one last…

Giant Killer Ants Return to Hollywood in ‘Dead Ant’ Trailer
Giant Killer Ants Return to Hollywood in ‘Dead Ant’ Trailer

  Sadly, over the past half-century or so, giant ants have fallen out of favor in pop culture. The gargantuan insects used to be a Hollywood monster mainstay in movies like 1954’s Them!, 1977’s Empire of the Ants, and even in the classic Outer Limits episode “The Zanti Misfits” with its ant-like aliens, but they haven’t really…

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Prequel Film Reveals Dave Bautista’s Character
‘Blade Runner 2049’ Prequel Film Reveals Dave Bautista’s Character

  Blade Runner 2049 has been ramping up its promotional efforts lately by releasing short prequel films that delve into specific characters’ backstories. The first, which takes place in 2036, examined Jared Leto’s Niander Wallace and his new replicant creations, while the new film takes a look at Dave Bautista’s Sapper in the year 2048.…

First Photo of David Harbour as Hellboy Revealed
First Photo of David Harbour as Hellboy Revealed

  We initially weren’t crazy about the idea of Hellboy getting a reboot… until we heard that Stranger Things‘ David Harbour would be starring as the demonic superhero, then we became ecstatic. Now the first image of Harbour as Hellboy has been released, and we can definitely say we were right to get excited.  …

The ‘Shape of Water’ Red-Band Trailer Reveals del Toro’s Newest Creature
The ‘Shape of Water’ Red-Band Trailer Reveals del Toro’s Newest Creature

  If there’s one thing Guillermo del Toro how’s to make, it’s a creature feature. The writer/director behind Pan’s Labyrinth, Pacific Rim, and Hellboy obviously has an affinity for on-screen monsters, and his latest effort — The Shape of Water — definitely looks like a new classic in the genre.   The monster movie/romance had…

Kiefer Sutherland Returns in the New ‘Flatliners’ Trailer
Kiefer Sutherland Returns in the New ‘Flatliners’ Trailer

  Hollywood’s reboot train rolls on with Flatliners, a reboot of the 1990 sci-fi film of the same name. But there’s more to this new version than meets the eye, as the movie is essentially a sequel in addition to being a remake — complete with the return of a key character.   We’ve known for a…

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