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2014-15: The Television Year In Review

The Emmy nominations are just a day away and so it’s that time of year again where I take a look back on the television year that was. A few of my all-time favorite shows left the airwaves, some newcomers had me hooked from the get-go and others left me feeling a little underwhelmed. Without […]

Ash Lets His Boomstick Do the Talking in First Full Trailer for ‘Ash vs. Evil Dead’

Bruce Campbell? Check. Insane Gore? Check. Boomstick? Check. Cheesy One-Liners? Check, Baby. An older, but perhaps not wiser Ash Williams is back to kicking deadite ass in the first full trailer for Starz new television series, Ash vs. Evil Dead. It’s safe to say, if you’re a fan of what Sam Raimi accomplished with Army of Darkness, you’re […]

Horror News Round-Up: ‘Let The Right One In’ Inspired TV Series Coming to A&E, ‘Insidious: Chapter 3’ Drops New Trailer

It’s a pretty rare occurrence when a remake of an acclaimed horror film is actually good, let alone surpasses its predecessor in quality. Yet, the case could be made that in 2010 Matt Reeves’ vampire horror flick Let Me In did just that. The film was a remake of a 2008 Swedish film titled Let The Right […]

Full-Length Trailer For Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ Unveiled

Sure, us horror fans may have shows like The Walking Dead, Supernatural and American Horror Story to watch on regular TV.  But as far as premium channels such as HBO and Showtime go, there are very few choices when it comes to unedited horror programming, especially with the conclusion of Dexter and the last season […]

TV Show ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’ Unleashes First Trailer

As we mentioned in earlier posts, Robert Rodriguez’ classic horror film, From Dusk Till Dawn, is set to be the first original series to air on Rodriguez’ El Rey Network, which launched this past December. The series will center around brothers Seth and Richie Gecko, who find themselves kidnapping a former pastor and his two young […]

Michael Pitt Cast In Second Season Of NBC’s ‘Hannibal’

  There’s no denying that Michael Pitt (Bully, Funny Games) is a talented actor.  And it looks like he will be making a splash this year on TV, with a major role on NBC’s gruesome thriller Hannibal, according to Entertainment Weekly. Pitt is signed on to play the character of Mason Verger, the unstable wealthy […]

First ‘Hannibal’ Season 2 Trailer

  Hannibal, one of the best new horror shows of 2013 alongside Bates Motel, returns for a Second Season premiering February 28th.  NBC has just released the first trailer this weekend, which can be seen below. Season Two will hopefully bring more spectacularly grisly deaths with it and more of the great Mads Mikkelsen as Hannibal Lector.  

Dr. Morbid’s Top 5 Best TV Shows That Ended In 2013

There were many fantastic shows that met their end, either through cancellation or completion, this past year in 2013.   There will be a large hole that will need to be filled in the TV line-up for this upcoming year, 2014.   So as we prepare ourselves for 2014’s line-up, here are the 5  best […]

“Breaking Bad” Spin-Off Announced

AMC announced Wednesday “Better Call Saul,” a prequel series about Walter White’s shady attorney Saul Goodman.  The one-hour drama series will star returning actor Bob Odenkirk in the role he played in “Breaking Bad.”  Writer/producer Peter Gould is onboard as the show-runner, with “Breaking Bad” creator Vince Gilligan also involved in a producing capacity. I […]