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‘Halloween Returns’ Set To Begin Production Next Month

It’s been in development for quite some time, but now it’s finally official. The third installment in Rob Zombie’s rebooted Halloween franchise is coming, just without Rob Zombie. Halloween Returns is officially set to start production next month. Dimension Films and Trancas International Films will produce, while Saw franchise veterans Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton will write the film’s […]

James Wan’s ‘Saw’ Celebrating Its 10th Anniversary With A Re-Release This Halloween

“Do you wanna play a game?” It’s hard to believe it’s been ten years since audiences first heard those words spoken by Tobin Bell in James Wan’s massive horror hit Saw. The film took Halloween 2004 by storm and spawned an array of sequels that would make the franchise a seasonal mainstay. Somewhere along the way […]

Dr. Morbid’s Top 5 Directors That Could and Should Make ‘Friday the 13th: Part 13’

  Recently it has been rumored that special effects legend Tom Savini has been approached to direct the next Friday the 13th.  This rumor was researched by the team at website Bloody Disgusting and has unfortunately been proven completely untrue.  What they did discover, however, is that Paramount Pictures and Platinum Dunes are currently in […]

Victor Salva’s ‘Dark House’ Official Trailer Released

   Victor Salva gained some notoriety for being the director of Jeepers Creepers, and the official trailer for his newest film Dark House has just been released.  The film stars the Saw franchise’s Tobin Bell who looks like he is portraying an axe-wielding psychopath, as well as Luke Kleintank, Alex McKenna, Zack Ward and Lesley-Anne […]

5 Potential Horror Movie Franchises To Keep An Eye On

Sure, there were more horror franchises in the 1980s and early 1990s than you could shake a stick at, such as A Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, Children of the Corn, Hellraiser and Halloween.  Unfortunately, the current trend of horror films is remakes of older films, except for the Saw and Paranormal Activity […]

Alvin Schwartz’s ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Receives The Big Screen Treatment

I grew up reading Alvin Schwartz’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark as well as the sequels More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark and Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill Your Bones. Much like R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps series, Schwartz’s Scary Stories introduced me and many young readers to the world of […]

James Wan’s ‘Fast & Furious 7’ Gets Release Date And Trailer

  Fast & Furious 7 is due out  7/11/2014 and will be directed by Saw director and creator James Wan.  The next installment in the Fast and the Furious series is following up the events from Fast & Furious 6 and Tokyo Drift.  Apparently the events in the sixth film took place before Tokyo Drift, which is […]

Jigsaw To Continue Work In ‘Saw 8’?

  The Saw franchise was an annual Halloween tradition from 2004 through 2010 and officially came to an end with the so-called Final Chapter, the seventh installment in the series. It ended with the return of Dr. Lawrence Gordon who was last seen hacking off his foot  in the original film  But when we’re dealing with a money-making horror franchise, […]

Dr. Morbid’s Halloween Advice For Movie Studios! or How To Save The Horror Industry

Dear Movie Studios, This October has been terrible for people trying to see a horror movie in theaters, as all they got was the lackluster remake of Carrie. But, as we inch closer to Halloween, the treats have been coming in faster and more furious than Vin Diesel for the Horror Community. First came the […]