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‘The Crazies’ Vs ‘A Nightmare On Elm Street’ Remake 10th Anniversary Showdown

It’s unbelievably difficult to acknowledge the film class of 2010 is turning 10 this year. Movies like Inception and The Social Network certainly don’t feel ten years old, but maybe that has more to do with my own unwillingness to accept being in my mid 30s than I’m ready to …

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‘Night of the Living Dead’ (1990) at 30: Remaking Romero’s Masterpiece – Retro Review

George A. Romero’s Night of the Living Dead (1968) is one of the most revered horror films of all time. It spawned no less than 5 sequels and influenced multiple generations of filmmakers and their films. It is adored by critics and audiences alike. The Library of Congress added the …

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Freddy Krueger: How His Evil Evolved #9: A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

Freddy Krueger

This is an article on Freddy Krueger (Jackie Earle Haley) as portrayed in Samuel Bayer’s 2010 reboot of A Nightmare on Elm Street (read our retro review here). On that note, let me address the huge elephant in the room: This is not really a review of that movie, which is …

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Spyglass Media Will Bring The ‘Scream’ Franchise Back to Life

While Friday the 13th and Halloween were decade-defining horror franchises in the 1980s, the 1990s belong to the Scream series. The original film breathed new life into horror by popularizing the self-aware slasher film. It was a game changer, bringing in new fans and re-energizing veteran ones. Horror master Wes …

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Is ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ (2019) Worth the Climb?

All of you classic horror fans are in luck, because in a wildly experimental and damn curious fervor, I watched both the Jacob’s Ladder movies back to back, the 1990 version starring Tim Robbins (The Shawshank Redemption 1994), and the upcoming Jacob’s Ladder reboot starring Michael Ealy (Underworld Awakening 2012), Jesse …

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Amazing News! Famous Star to Voice Chucky In New Child’s Play Remake

Child's Play

Just announced Saturday, March 30, 2019, at WonderCon, was the exciting news that Mark Hamill will voice the killer doll Chucky in the Child’s Play remake that is due out this summer. This new version will be directed by Lars Klevberg (Polaroid) and will also star Aubrey Plaza (Ingrid Goes West), Brian …

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Hulu to Remake Hit Israeli Vampire Series, ‘Juda’

Streaming service Hulu has acquired the rights to stream and remake the hit Israeli vampire show, Juda. The original was an eight part series that will be shown on Hulu in the first part of 2019. The show is written by and stars Zion Baruch, and is set in the …

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Paramount Drops ‘Pet Sematary’ (2019) Trailer and Poster!

Pet Sematary (2019)

Stephen King’s Pet Sematary is coming to a new generation of moviegoers in 2019 courtesy of Paramount Pictures. What we know so far: the release date is April 19, 2019. We know that John Lithgow is playing Jud Crandall. Jason Clarke is playing Louis Creed. Amy Seimetz will portray Louis’s wife …

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