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Paramount Pulls Friday the 13th Off the Release Schedule

Friday the 13th

Paramount has pulled the next installment of the Friday the 13th franchise off its release schedule even with the film gearing up to begin production in mid-March. Production on the film has also been completely shut down. The release date of October 13th, 2017 was pulled from Paramount’s release schedule.

Friday the 13th to Film in Spring; Story Details

Friday the 13th

After recent news of the upcoming Friday the 13th being pushed back, Platinum Dunes producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form have dropped some news on the upcoming Friday the 13th reboot (or remake). Casting will begin in December and shooting will commence in Atlanta in early Spring. Here is what they are saying: In terms

Friday the 13th Release Date Pushed Back

Friday the 13th

After the recent bumming news of F. Javier Gutiérre’s Rings being pushed back four months, Paramount has also announced that the Friday the 13th reboot has also been pushed back from January 2017 to October 2017.

Friday the 13th Getting New Origin Story

Friday the 13th

Recently, Paramount got the rights for the Friday the 13th franchise from Warner Bros. in exchange for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar. Since then, there has been a lot of talk about what producers Platinum Dunes were going to do with the rights. Prisoners writer Aaron Guzikowski has now delivered his first draft of what he would

The Purge: Election Year Gets a Trailer

The Purge: Election Year

Universal Pictures’ The Purge: Election Year has a trailer. Check it out below. Please upgrade your browser It’s been two years since Leo Barnes (Frank Grillo) stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan (Elizabeth Mitchell), his mission is to protect her

Friday the 13th: The Game Reaches Funding Goal

Friday the 13th: The Game

Back on October 13th, a month-long Kickstarter campaign went live for Friday the 13th: The Game, which is being developed by Gun Media and IllFonic in partnership with Crystal Lake Entertainment. The campaign had a goal of $700,000, and with just over two days left it has officially surpassed that goal. The game is expected

Paramount Pictures Delays Friday the 13th Until 2017

Friday the 13th

The new entry in the Friday the 13th franchise was shifted back to January 13, 2017 from its previous release date of May 13, 2016. The latest installment will be directed by V/H/S’s David Bruckner.

Friday the 13th TV Series Being Developed By The CW

Friday the 13th

The director of the original Friday the 13th film and the producer of all sequels since Jason Goes to Hell, Sean S. Cunningham, has long talked about a television series based on the town of Crystal Lake and the mythology of Jason Voorhees. The head of The CW, Mark Pedowitz, has now announced that the

Jason Voorhees Faces Against Mortal Kombat’s Scorpion

Scorpion vs. Jason Voorhees

YouTube channel WTFLOL have made some great horror themed videos as of late and their latest is a doozy. Check out their latest video, Scorpion vs. Jason Voorhees – Live Action (check out the video below). The video looks good and has some nice doses of action and humor. Please upgrade your browser

R.I.P. Betsy Palmer Passes Away at Age 88

Betsy Palmer

In very sad horror news today, Betsy Palmer, the actress who played Pamela Voorhees in Friday the 13th and its sequel, has passed away at age 88. She died this past Friday in a Connecticut hospice care center. Palmer began her acting career in the 50’s, obtaining many small roles in TV shows such as