Horror - Page 6

Robert Kirkman's Cinemax 'Outcast' Conjures Patrick Fugit for Lead Exorcism Role

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 5, 2014 @ 6:28 PM
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'The Walking Dead''s success under Robert Kirkman remains assured through at least the next apocalypse, but the producer's Cinemax adaptation of exorcism comic drama 'Outcast' has today taken a major leap forward. 'Almost Famous' and 'Gone Girl' star Patrick Fugit has officially nabbed the pilot's leading role, while additional cast and a director have joined the supernatural thriller as well.

Universal Sets Release Date for Second Monster Universe Movie, Whatever That Will Be

by Britt Hayes November 4, 2014 @ 5:27 PM
A while back, Universal announced plans to reboot their classic monsters into a new franchise of films which will all share a universe, similar to Marvel's Cinematic Universe, but, you know, with monsters. The project will be kicked off in 2016 with a reboot of 'The Mummy,' and now Universal has set a 2017 release date for the second film in their monster universe -- or Universal Monster Universe? UMU?

Stephen King is No Fan of 'Room 237' Calls It "Academic Bulls---"

by Jacob Hall November 4, 2014 @ 9:56 AM
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Stephen King, the horror maestro behind dozens of great and plenty of terrible novels, recently sat down for his first extended interview in 15 years and revealed himself to be just like your smart, political and odd uncle. Well, an uncle that really, really hates 'Room 237' and Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining.'

NBC's 'Constantine' Conjures First Look at Voodoo Villain Papa Midnite

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 3, 2014 @ 3:08 PM
NBC's 'Constantine' hasn't exactly lit the world aflame the way FOX's 'Gotham' or The CW's 'Flash' have advanced the DC TV brand, but the demon detective's NBC adventures are about to conjure their most comic book-centric story yet. See Michael James Shaw's arrival as 'Constantine''s voodoo villain Papa Midnite in new photos from this Friday's "The Devil's Vinyl!"

'The Walking Dead' Preview: Eugene's Mullet Gets "Self Help"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 2, 2014 @ 11:20 PM
Where this week's latest 'The Walking Dead' season 5 installment "Slabtown" ventured outside the main cast to catch up with Beth's new circumstances, next week's "Self Help" will return firmly to Abraham and his cohorts on the road to Washington D.C. All involved will have some understandable questions for the mysterious Eugene however, the first of which the portly scientist begins to answer in our first clip from next week's episode:

'American Horror Story' Seasons Are All Connected, According to Almighty Creator Ryan Murphy

by Britt Hayes November 2, 2014 @ 1:39 PM
With the recent announcement that Lily Rabe will be reprising her season 2 'Asylum' role as Sister Mary Eunice in season 4's 'Freak Show,' joining fellow 'Asylum' alum Naomi Grossman's Pepper, fans have begun to wonder just how much of the world of 'American Horror Story' is connected. Is it just the two seasons that are specifically connected, or are all of the seasons woven together somehow? Creator Ryan Murphy has finally spoken up to confirm that yes, all of this is connected, so feel free to grab some balls of yarn and start your own complex 'American Horror Story' cork boards.

'Texas Chainsaw' Prequel 'Leatherface' Lands French Directing Duo

by Britt Hayes October 31, 2014 @ 6:35 PM
There are a few certainties in this world, and the persistence of horror franchises is one of them. But every once in a while, they tend to surprise you. We reported a while back about 'Leatherface,' the upcoming prequel to last year's mediocre 'Texas Chainsaw 3D,' but now it's picked up a rather talented French directing duo, which makes this prequel pretty interesting all of a sudden.

'Starry Eyes' Trailer: How Much Will This Aspiring Actress Sacrifice for Stardom?

by Britt Hayes October 30, 2014 @ 8:21 PM
How much would you sacrifice for stardom? The night before Halloween brings the trailer for the indie horror flick 'Starry Eyes,' which has made quite the impression on the festival circuit this year, playing at fests like SXSW and Fantasia. Starring newcomer Alexandra Essoe, the film follows a young, aspiring actress starving for fame, whose life changes in startling and horrifying ways when she lands the lead in a horror film that demands a bit much from her.

15 Frightening Facts About the 'Resident Evil' Film Franchise

by ScreenCrush Staff October 30, 2014 @ 8:15 AM
The 'Resident Evil' video game franchise is one of the most successful of all-time, selling over 61 million units since the first game made its debut on the Sony PlayStation in 1996. The game series was so popular it spawned an equally lucrative film franchise, which includes five movies (and a sixth on the way) that have grossed almost $1 billion worldwide. But, would all that have happened if Gwyneth Paltrow had starred in the movie? Because that almost happened. Find out more about that, and other scary scoop from the 'Resident Evil' movies is this week's horrifying You Think You Know Movies? episode!