After four seasons headlining Halloween Horror Nights, the Walking Dead haunted maze will move from seasonal tenant at Universal Studios Hollywood to a year-round resident starting July 4. The seasonal Horror Nights version of the maze featured live actors and movie studio-quality sets under a...
31 is an upcoming horror film, written and directed by Rob Zombie, about a group of five carnival workers who are kidnapped the night before Halloween and forced to play a game of life or death. The movie will star Sheri Moon Zombie, Meg Foster, Malcolm McDowell, Richard Brake, Jeff Daniel Phillips, and Judy Geeson. […]
By Robert Niles: Jack's sidekick, Chance, is taking charge for this year's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Florida. Universal Orlando entertainment creative director Michael Aiello explained that this year's year will take...Show More Summary
Saw II-IV and Repo! director Darren Lynn Bousman built a new kind of horror film with Abattoir, which just had its World Premiere last night at the Los Angeles Film Festival. Abattoir, which stars Dayton Callie (Halloween 2), Joe Anderson (Hercules), Jessica Lowndes (Altitude, Autopsy) and Lin Shaye (Insidious), centers on a real estate reporter who […]
By Robert Niles: Universal Orlando announced this morning that wildly popular AMC franchise "The Walking Dead" will return for another go at Universal Studios Florida's Halloween Horror Nights this fall. Sister park Universal Studios...Show More Summary
I don’t often get to include the PlayStation Vita when I write about upcoming horror games, and even then, it’s usually a port of an existing game. But Yomawari: Night Alone is no port, and it’s coming from Japanese games developer Nippon Ichi — the studio behind the Disgaea series — so you can bet […]
Starbucks faced a lawsuit for using too much ice. McDonald’s was sued for having hot coffee. Halloween Horror Nights was sued for being scary and a suicidal man filed a lawsuit (and unbelievably won) against the NYC Transit Authority after the subway train he threw himself in front of failed to kill him, but instead... Show More Summary
Universal Studios Hollywood's The Walking Dead Attraction is an expansion from their perenially popular zombie mazes on Halloween Horror Nights. Bringing zombies to the park 24/7 in a new area right next to the Wizarding World of...Show More Summary
It’s been almost 33 years since Glenn Danzig fronted the legendary horror punk band The Misfits. The band, which formed in 1977, was responsible for such tracks as “Die, Die My Darling”, “Night of the Living Dead”, and “Halloween”. They are seen as a legendary act, one that brought together horror and music in ways […]
Welcome to another edition of In the Loop, the Los Angeles Times' theme park newsletter. I'm Funland theme park blogger Brady MacDonald, and this week, we take a ride on the Slinky Dog coaster coming to Toy Story Land, shiver at the thought of “The Exorcist” haunted maze, check out a Marvel indoor...
On select nights from September 18th through November 1st, 2015 something spooky happens at Universal Studios theme parks. No, we’re not talking about long lines at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal turns into a scream park, known for the last 20 years as Halloween Horror Nights – with haunted houses, horrifying mutants, monsters […]
Leatherface isn't the only "fresh" face stalking Halloween Horror Nights this fall. It has just been announced by Universal Studios that THE EXORCIST will arrive in both Hollywood and Orlando locations. The fun begins September 16thShow More Summary
Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort have announced that The Exorcist will be coming to Halloween Horror Nights 2016. Each theme park will have its own horrifying but different maze. Learn more information and watch a teaser trailer, after the jump. Show More Summary
Fans will get to experience the horror classic The Exorcist when Halloween Horror Nights returns to Universal Studios Orlando and Hollywood this fall.
By Robert Niles: Universal announced this morning that it will feature mazes inspired by the classic horror movie The Exorcist during Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Florida and Universal Studios Hollywood this year. The...Show More Summary
The battle for your soul begins when The Exorcist comes to Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort this coming September! For the first time ever, supernatural thriller, The Exorcist, will take possession of “Halloween Horror Nights”. The twisted minds behind the nation’s best, most intense Halloween events will bring to […]
The celebration of Halloween has gotten pretty played out in horror filmmaking. It's only natural that those who celebrate the darker side of life would gravitate toward All Hallow's Eve, but John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN and...Show More Summary
I love going to haunted house attractions around Halloween time, walking through darkened areas and having all sorts of creatures and horror icons do their best to scare me. I'm not a very jumpy person, so I rarely have much of a noticeable reaction to their antics, it's just a fun time. But there is one thing that has always set me on edge - when a scare... Read More...
By Robert Niles: Universal Orlando Resort this morning announced its first property for this fall's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Florida. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre will return for HHN26, as the Tobe Hooper?s 1974 horror classic inspires an all-new haunted maze for the event. Show More Summary
AMC's The Walking Dead is so enduringly popular and the Universal Studios theme parks have had so much success with attractions based on the show during their Halloween Horror Nights events that the decision has been made to build...Show More Summary