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Guillermo del Toro’s Gothic Horror Film ‘Crimson Peak’ Unveils First Trailer

One of our most anticipated horror films of 2015 here at Morbidly Amusing now has a trailer. From the mind of Guillermo del Toro, the creative visionary behind Pan’s Labyrinth, comes Crimson Peak. Starring Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain and Charlie Hunnam, the film centers on “an aspiring author (Wasikowska) [who] is torn between love […]

Morbidly Amusing’s Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2015

While 2014 wasn’t exactly a banner year for the genre, there were a select few horror films that rose above the fray and proved themselves to be something truly special and unique. While we’ll be recapping the best horror of 2014 shortly, first we’re going to look ahead to 2015 and discuss some of the […]

Guillermo del Toro Teams Up With YouTube & Legendary for Halloween Short Film Contest

The folks over at Variety have broken news of an exciting new opportunity for YouTube filmmakers this Halloween season. “YouTube House of Horrors: A Legendary Halloween” is a contest, formed from a partnership between YouTube and Legendary Entertainment, that has set out to give filmmakers the opportunity of a lifetime by collaborating with iconic filmmaker […]

Guillermo Del Toro’s FX Horror Series ‘The Strain’ Gets A Full Trailer

While the golden age of television appears to be winding down with many of the era’s critically acclaimed shows coming to an end, one network that continues to  have an over-abundance of quality television is FX. From Louie to Fargo to Justified to It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, the network and its president John Landgraf have traversed many different genres and have […]

4 New Genre Shows To Check Out In 2014

  Television is becoming just as good, if not better than movies when it comes to horror and supernatural-themed entertainment.  Here are four new genre shows that are starting in 2014 and worth checking out, complete with the premiere times, channel, actors and description of the show itself.  And you can also check out the […]

Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ Picked Up By FX

  The cable network FX announced Tuesday that it has ordered a 13-episode season of the vampire drama The Strain, which is based on Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s  book trilogy of the same name.  The series is set to premiere in July 2014. Guillermo del Toro had this to say about the show, “The Strain books are near and […]