File this one under "horror shade." Slasher auteur John Carpenter — who announced this week that he would be returning to the Halloween franchise to make "the scariest" 10th sequel — appeared on Bret Easton Ellis's podcast to discuss his contributions to the genre, and the conversation soon veered into ... More »
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
When every day is Halloween one can never have too many skeleton-shaped housewares. These awesome skellingtons are the work of artist and metalsmith Simon Fearnhamm at Skelemental, a branch of the Raven Armoury. Pictured here are coffee table, bookends, candleholders, and a three-piece set of cutlery. Show More Summary
John Carpenter may not have an abundance of room to talk considering his stale output of the last few decades, but when it comes to an opinion on slasher movies, it’s probably always best to listen to whatever he has to say. After all, he’s the man that basically built the modern slasher film with... Show More Summary
. …and Dino interfered with the production so much, Nigel Kneale had his name taken off it—what more do you want? HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982) (But just in case anyone does have an issue, I’ve also transferred ORCA (1977).) . Liz Kingsley is the insane genius […]
Horror icon John Carpenter doesn't pull any punches when asked about the Friday the 13th movies, calling the franchise 'cheap.'
The Tom Wolfe novel-in-waiting that is the saga of Nicholas and Erika Christakis has come to a disgraceful close. The Christakises, whose opposition to micromanaging students’ Halloween costumes launched a month of protests at Yale University...Show More Summary
John Carpenter is back, y'all. Although the HALLOWEEN director hasn't made a film since 2010's THE WARD, he's rising again in a big way with his two LOST THEMES albums and an impending tour (full disclosure: I had the...Show More Summary
John Carpenter and Blumhouse Productions are bringing Michael Myers back to the big screen in 2017. Let’s hope they toss one of the Halloween franchise’s biggest problems out the window. When John Carpenter’s Halloween was released in 1978, audiences were terrified – and we’ve got the vintage audio to prove it. The independent film, which […]
John Carpenter created one of the most iconic slashers of all time with 1978’s Halloween. And just like Hollywood does today, they saw a movie that was made for practically pennies (in their mind) and they wanted to cash in on that by making more just like it. Hence, we got Friday the 13th shortly […]
Conor Friedersdorf revisits what befell Nicholas and Erika Christakis last fall when she suggested that students could advocate for themselves when they found someone’s Halloween costume offensive rather than demanding that the college police how students dress up.
This facial expression is practically a meme, it’s so good. It’s very Anna Paquin Is Not Impressed. And neither am I, really. It’s like she’s an Olde Tymey barmaid who dressed up as a Pilgrim’s hat one Halloween. And hated every second of it. Read More...
Alice Through the Looking Glass and X-Men: Apocalypse are both hitting the big screen this Friday The post Most Craved: Star Trek, Halloween and Memorial Day Weekend Movies appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Nicholas and Erika Christakis stepped down from their positions in residential life months after student activists called for their dismissal over a Halloween kerfuffle.
A Chinese factory is expecting Donald Trump to beat his likely U.S. presidential rival Hillary Clinton in the popularity stakes. At the Jinhua Partytime Latex Art and Crafts Factory—a Halloween and party supply business that produces...Show More Summary
The acclaimed horror filmmaker is offering tricks and treats on Twitter.
Monday evening's announcement that Blumhouse Productions and Trancas International Films were teaming up to produce a new HALLOWEEN film for Miramax, with franchise creator John Carpenter returning to the series for the first time...Show More Summary
Chris Rock knew we wanted to see an elderly woman murder a zombie horde with a shotgun before we did. Just you suspected, Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween was lifted in spirit and in title from a joke in Chris Rock’s Top Five. The director stopped by The Tonight ... More »
Not every drag queen follows the same path- many are born on Halloween and lip sync in bars but others use drag as just one of the tools to make their dreams come true. Our guest today is video game developer Richard Franke, who created Kitty Powers – Matchmaker, a video game where players take on the role of a matchmaker to pair up partners for romance.