Category Archives: Horror News

The Bye Bye Man Comes in Fifth at the Box Office

The Bye Bye Man

The Bye Bye Man comes in fifth at the Box Office over the weekend taking advantage of the Friday the 13th release date. The horror film delivered an estimated $13.38 million over the weekend and is expected to top $15 million for the four-day MLK holiday, which would more than double the film’s $7.4 million

Phantasm 5-Film Blu-ray Box Set Available in the U.S. in March

Phantasm

Arrow Video recently announced the release of the entire Phantasm series on Blu-ray in April. Now, Go USA will be releasing the entire Phantasm collection on Blu-ray March 28, 2017, which will mark the first time Phantasm 3: Lord of the Dead and Phantasm 4: Oblivion have ever been released on Blu-ray. Disc 1: PHANTASM

R.I.P.: The Exorcist Author William Peter Blatty Has Passed Away

William Peter Blatty

William Peter Blatty, author of the 1971 novel The Exorcist passed away January 12, 2017 at the age of 89. The news came down from director William Friedkin who collaborated with William Peter Blatty on the cinematic version of The Exorcist. In addition to The Exorcist, Blatty’s writing career included an autobiography, three nonfiction books,

Blood of the Tribades equals…Lesbian vampires in a modern, sociopolitical take on 70s Euro arthouse and Hammer

2000 years after the great vampire Bathor established the village of Bathory, superstition and religious violence take over as the men and women battle for control. When the men are afflicted with a mysterious illness, they become certain that the vampire women of Bathory are responsible for their ills, and thus, the hunt begins! Long-forgotten

Train To Busan Giveaway

The good folks at Well Go USA have given us a copy to giveaway. The first reader to hit me up at james_depaolo@hotmail.com will score this. Send me, an address for me to send you a blu ray. Also the blu ray does not come out till middle January, so the winner will get the

2016’s Top 20 Best Horror Films of the Year-James Picks

20. Paranormalice 19. Slasher.com 18. In The Deep 17. Enclosure 16. The House of Purgatory 15. The Dark Tapes 14. Holy Hell 13. The Scarehouse 12. All Hell Breaks Loose 11. The Monster 10. Don’t Breathe 09. Capture Kill Release 08. Blair Witch 07. Blood is Blood 06. Summer Camp 05. The Witch 04. Tell

R.I.P.: The Return of the Living Dead Mortician Don Calfa

The Return of the Living Dead Don Calfa

The Return of the Living Dead’s Don Calfa, who played Ernie the mortician in the cult classic zombie comedy, has passed away at the age of 76. Although he is best known for the his role as Ernie, he has also held roles in major productions like Weekend at Bernie’s, Steven Spielberg’s 1941, Martin Scosese’s

Anne Rice Gets Rights to Vampire Chronicles Back

Anne Rice

One of my favorite authors of all time, Anne Rice, now has the rights to her Vampire Chronicles series once again with Universal Pictures being unable to get the series back into theaters. According to the below Facebook post, Rice wishes to turn the Vampire Chronicles into a television series. “A television series of the

Holiday Gifts for Movie Lovers from Magnolia Home Entertainment ( Plus Reviews)

Title: A War Description: Company commander Claus M. Pedersen (Pilou Asbæk) and his men are stationed in an Afghan province. Meanwhile back in Denmark, Claus’ wife Maria (Tuva Novotny) is trying to hold everyday life together with a husband at war and three children missing their father. During a routine mission, the soldiers are caught

Product Review-Horrorpack-Horror Movie Subscription Box (November 2016)

As movie fans, we seem to love a deal. I will be honest, I hate dealing with Amazon. The last two things I bought from Amazon, I had issues with. My first issue, was that someone sold me a bootleg of a movie that he assured me was not a bootleg. The second one being,