Pam Grier joins cast of new ‘Pet Sematary’

It was announced earlier this year that a new installment in the Pet Sematary franchise is in the works for Paramount+. We now now actress Pam Grier (Jackie Brown) has joined the cast.

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Lindsey Beer has signed on to direct the follow-up adaptation of the successful 2019 horror pic based on Stephen King’s best-seller.


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Jackson White to play Jud Crandall in new ‘Pet Sematary’ movie for Paramount

Jackson White is in final negotiations to star as Jud Crandall in Paramount Players’ follow-up adaptation of the successful 2019 Pet Sematary, based on Stephen King’s book.

The film begins shooting in August and will debut exclusively on Paramount+.


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Wolf Creek 3 to be sold at Virtual Cannes Market

Altitude Film Sales has taken worldwide sales rights, excluding Australia/New Zealand, for Wolf Creek 3, the latest instalment of the Wolf Creek franchise, and will introduce the project to buyers this week at the Virtual Cannes Market.

Altitude will also distribute the film in the U.K.


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Lindsey Beer directing new ‘Pet Sematary’ movie for Paramount

It was announced earlier this year that a new installment in the Pet Sematary franchise is in the works for Paramount+.

Lindsey Beer has signed on to direct the follow-up adaptation of the successful 2019 horror pic based on Stephen King’s best-seller.


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Review: Wrong Turn (2021)

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Wrong Turn (also known internationally as Wrong Turn 7: The Foundation) is a 2021 horror film directed by Mike P. Nelson, written by Alan McElroy and distributed by Saban Films.

The film is a reboot and the seventh installment of the Wrong Turn film series. The film stars Charlotte Vega, Adain Bradley, Emma Dumont, Dylan McTee, Daisy Head, Bill Sage and Matthew Modine. Continue reading

Netflix’s The Babysitter: Killer Queen Trailer Released

A sequel to Netflix’s 2017 horror-comedy The Babysitter with The Babysitter: Killer Queen set to arrive on the streaming service on September 10.

McG returned to direct the film, written by Dan Lagana and Brad Morris & Jimmy Warden and McG.


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Jamie Lee Curtis Set to Direct Horror Film For Blumhouse

Two time Golden Globe winning actress and filmmaker Jamie Lee Curtis and her Comet Pictures label have signed a three-year, first look deal with Blumhouse in both the film and TV arena, Deadline has reported.

Curtis, who has directed episodes of both Anything But Love and Scream Queens, is stepping back behind the camera for the feature horror project Mother Nature.


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The Title For Upcoming Horror Film The Purge 5 Has Been Revealed

The long-running horror franchise The Purge is set to continue this year with a new entry. Up to this point, things have remained extremely hush hush about what Blumhouse Productions and Universal Pictures have in store for us on Purge night this time around.

However we have been given our first insight into this latest instalment with the reveal of the films titles.


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The Human Centipede Actor Dieter Laser Passes Away

German actor Dieter Laser, who played the evil Dr. Heiter in Tom Six’s The Human Centipede and subsequently returned to play new character Bill Boss in The Human Centipede III has passed away.

 


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Top 10 Horror Short Films of 2016

By Jay Kay (Host of Horror Happens)


2016 was an incredible year for short form filmmaking. Many filmmakers offered unique, complex, homage filled and clever projects that took the viewers at film festivals on journeys into the dark corners of horror. It was truly astonishing to witness so many levels of filmmaking from diverse storytelling to crafted cinematography to heart racing scores to old school practical FX to themes and troupes molded into twisted new visions. Take some time and witness this filmmaking magic and visit film festivals to see the next generation of filmmakers who take the challenge of short form filmmaking and turn them into some of the best moments of your year! Thanks to INDIE MAC USER for posting this list of my ten favorites!

1. THE STYLISTJill “Sixx” Gevargizian / USA (Etheria Film Night, Fantastic Fest, AxWound Film Festival & Ithaca Fantastik) Continue reading