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Scare Eli Roth with Your #6SecondScare Vine!

Posted by monique On October - 17 - 2014 0 Comment
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Eli Roth is challenging horror fans yet again, but this time, it’s not with a new horror feature film. This time, Roth wants the fans to come up with the horror. Roth’s digital media network The Crypt, wants fans to create their best #6SecondScare Vine this October. Anyone who wants to participate can upload their video to Twitter and/or Vine with the hashtag #6SecondScare and by tagging and following The Crypt (@fearthecrypt). There’s no limit to the number of entries and if you have something scary you’ve made before, feel free to send it in–previous work can be submitted. Roth wants participants to think outside of the box, so be  [ Read More ]

Eli Roth’s The Crypt Launches 666, The Six Second Contest

Posted by Karen Benardello On October - 16 - 2014 0 Comment
Eli Roth's The Crypt Launches 666, The Six Second Contest

Eli Roth is challenging horror fans to create their best #6Second Scare Vine for the chance to win career-defining prizes. The filmmaker’s digital media network, The Crypt, has launched the contest, which will be judged by some of the most notable names in Hollywood. The ‘Hostel’ director will be joined by Rob Lowe, Kid Cudi, Elijah Wood, Vanessa Hudgens and Quentin Tarantino to judge the competition. The #6Second Scare Vine contest is now running until October 31 at 12pm PST, after which the judges panel will choose the winners. The six winners will be announced later on Halloween night at Roth and Tarantino’s all-night-horror marathon at the ‘The Hateful Eight’  [ Read More ]

Mem Ferda, Tristan Risk and Ellie Church Join Jessica Cameron's Mania

Director Jessica Cameron and screenwriter Jonathan Scott Higgins have once again partnered with their ‘Truth or Dare’ producer Mem Ferda for their next three films-’Mania,’ ‘Desolation’ and ‘Kill the Production Assistant.’ Ferda, who’s also known for acting in such films as ‘Pusher’ and ‘Hyena,’ will serve as a producer on all three of his upcoming collaborations with Cameron and Higgins. The first new project Cameron, Higgins and Ferda are working on together is the horror film ‘Mania.’ The movie marks Cameron’s second time helming a script Higgins wrote. ‘American Mary’ actress Tristan Risk has been cast in ‘Mania,’ as Brooke. Ellie Church, who’s known for appearing in the grindhouse movie,  [ Read More ]

See Inside the Fear Chamber During Fear Clinic's Screamfest World Premiere

Get ready to be frightened with writer-director Robert G. Hall‘s latest excursion inot unrelenting terror. The acclaimed makeup effects designer’s latest horror film, ‘Fear Clinic,’ will have its world premiere screening next Wednesday, October 22. The movie will play at the Screamfest Film Festival at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood. Not only will the highly anticipated ‘Fear Clinic’ have its first public screening at the festival, but there will be a Q&A immediately following the showing. Several cast and crew members will be attendance to discuss the film, including Corey Taylor, the lead vocalist of Stone Sour and Slipknot, who made his acting debut in the movie. His  [ Read More ]

Kane Once Again Shows Horror in Exclusive See No Evil 2 Clip

Posted by Karen Benardello On October - 13 - 2014 0 Comment
Kane Once Again Shows Horror in Exclusive See No Evil 2 Clip

Former WWE championship wrestler, Kane, is once again showing his skilled intimation techniques, and proving he’s a versatile performer, in his upcoming horror film, ‘See No Evil 2.’ In the movie, which is a follow-up to his feature film acting debut, 2006′s ‘See No Evil,’ Kane’s (who’s billed by his legal name, Glenn Jacobs) character is determined to kill more unsuspecting victims. To help emphasize the evil lurking in Kane’s antagonist, Jacob Goodnight, the film’s distributor, Lions Gate Entertainment, has generously given Shockya an exclusive clip from the horror sequel. The clip, titled ‘The Fleshing Knife,’ follows a man and woman who are frantically trying to hide under tables, as  [ Read More ]

Lauren Cohan Stuns at the The Walking Dead Season 5 Premiere at Halloween Horror Nights

Lauren Cohan stepped out in style for the fifth season premiere of her hit horror television series, ‘The Walking Dead,’ on Thursday night at Universal Studios Hollywood. The actress also attended the drama show’s after-party at the theme park’s Halloween Horror nights maze, “The Walking Dead: The End of the Line,” where walkers await all those who dare to enter. Cohan was just one of the stars of the acclaimed thriller’s cast who attended the red carpet and after party in Universal City, which was sponsored by Dos Equis and Jose Cuervo Cinge. Other actors who attended the fifth season premiere celebration for ‘The Walking Dead’ included Andrew Lincoln, Norman  [ Read More ]

Take a Look Into The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill with DVD Release

Posted by Karen Benardello On September - 30 - 2014 0 Comment
Take a Look Into The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill with DVD Release

Investigate one of the world’s most haunted places with the DVD and digital download release of the horror film, ‘The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill.’ RLJ Entertainment released the movie, which was co-directed by Michael Bartlett and Kevin Gates, today, with the DVD selling for $27.97. The special features included on the DVD consist of an audio commentary with the co-directors and cast, as well as “Tales from the Graveyard” deleted scenes. Besides helming the film, Gates and Bartlett also star in ‘The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill’ with Craig Stovin, Criselda Cabitac, Mark Jeavons and Rob Whitaker. Gates, who previously co-directed ‘The Zombie Diaries’ and its sequel with Bartlett, also penned the script  [ Read More ]

The Pact 2

IFC Midnight is preparing to scare fans of “The Pact” once again with “The Pact 2.” The film, which is on VOD now, will soon be available for theatrical viewings Oct. 10. The first “Pact” film introduced us to the Judas Killer and heroine Annie, and “The Pact 2″ reunites us with Annie again as she works to take down the Judas Killer for good. Here’s more about the film. “The stunning sequel to Nicholas McCarthy’s recent horror classic The Pact ups the ante on terror when a series of brutal murders lead authorities to believe the Judas killer is back and Annie (Caity Lotz – ‘The Pact,’ ‘Arrow,’ ‘Mad  [ Read More ]

New Poster, Stills from Jessabelle Make Bathing Scary

Posted by monique On September - 22 - 2014 0 Comment
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Just when you thought November was safe. Forget the pumpkin pie and turkey; it’s still time for a fresh new helping of horror. “Jessabelle,” a new horror film from the producer of “Paranormal Activity” and “Insidious” will make audiences feel like the witching hour of October never left. “Jessabelle,” directed by Kevin Greutert, stars Sarah Snook, Mark Webber, David Andrews, Joelle Carter, Ana de la Reguera, Larisa Oleynik, Chris Ellis, Fran Bennett and Amber Stevens. The film follows a young woman who has survived a harrowing car accident, only to find that her horrors are just beginning. “From the mastermind producer of Paranormal Activity and Insidious comes the ghostly tale  [ Read More ]

Exclusive Interview: Keith Allan Talks SyFy’s Z Nation

Posted by monique On September - 12 - 2014 0 Comment
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Keith Allan is all about zombies. In fact, he’s now the savior of the entire race in the new SyFy original series, “Z Nation.” Allan’s character Murphy is a a criminal, but as Allan reveals in the interview, Murphy is now the most important person on the planet because of what’s in his blood. ShockYa was happy to speak with Allan about his role, what he loves about the zombie mythos and what zombie lovers can expect from “Z Nation.” “Z Nation” premieres on SyFy at 10/9c. ShockYa: What can you tell me about your character Murphy? Keith Allan: Well, Murphy starts off…[as an] inmate in the prison system and  [ Read More ]

Halloween Horror Nights Walking Dead

Universal Studios Hollywood is getting ready for the 2014 Eyegore Awards! Horror fans are probably already familiar with the awards ceremony which honors those in the entertainment industry that have excelled at bringing the horror genre to the movies, television and music industries. This year, though, 500 of those fans will be able to attend the awards show and bask in the glow of horror royalty. Universal Studios Hollywood is offering 500 Halloween Horror Nights fans the chance to attend the Eyegore Awards, which will include tons of well-known folks in the horror industry. Recipients and presenters include award-winning filmmaker/special effects make-up supervisor Greg Nicotero, award-winning filmmaker/founder and chairman of  [ Read More ]

Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove Will Have Third and Final Season on Netflix

Posted by Karen Benardello On September - 7 - 2014 0 Comment
Eli Roth's Hemlock Grove Will Have Third and Final Season on Netflix

‘Hemlock Grove,’ the Emmy Award-nominated horror series from executive producer Eli Roth, will premiere its third season exclusively on Netflix in 2015. The Internet television network also announced the upcoming season of the mystery thriller will be its last. The show, which is based on Brian McGreevy’s novel of the same name, will feature 10 episodes during the upcoming season. Charles H. Eglee will return as the show’s showrunner for the final installments of ‘Hemlock Groove.’ The drama series marks Roth’s television debut, after he wrote and directed the hit horror films, ‘Hostel’ and its first sequel, as well as ‘Cabin Fever.’ The show was developed by Brian McGreevy and  [ Read More ]

Out of the Dark

Vertical Entertainment has acquired the U.S. rights to Participant Media’s supernatural thriller, ‘Out of the Dark.’ Vertical’s Co-President, Rich Goldberg, and Peter Jarowey negotiated the deal with Nate Bolotin at XYZ Films and Jeff Ivers for Participant. The movie will be presented by Vertical, in association with Participant Media and Image Nation. The thriller will be distributed in theaters by Vertical in early 2015. Two new stills from the horror film, which stars Julia Stills, Scott Speedman and Stephen Rea, have also been released after Vertical’s acquisition. ‘Out of the Dark,’ which is set in South America, follows a young family’s new life as it turns from promising to terrifying  [ Read More ]

Universal Studios’ 2014 Halloween Horror Nights Tickets Now On Sale

Posted by Karen Benardello On August - 19 - 2014 0 Comment
Universal Studios' 2014 Halloween Horror Nights Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets are now on sale for Universal Studios Hollywood’s 2014 edition of Halloween Horror Nights, the leading event for the holiday in Southern California. Halloween Horror Nights has become “More Dead Than Ever,” as more dates and mazes have been added. The event is scheduled to take place on 22 select days between Friday, September 19 and Sunday, November 2. Tickets for this year’s Halloween Horror Nights can now be purchased on the Hollywood event’s official website. Advance purchase of tickets is recommended, as event nights often sell out. Tickets now available for purchase include a Front of Line option, which offers guests priority access to each of the mazes,  [ Read More ]

Devoured Key Set Still-Knife

Get ‘Devoured’ by malevolent spirits with the horror film’s official trailer and key set stills. The thriller, which is set to be released on VOD by Gravitas Ventures on September 2, was directed by Greg Olliver in his feature film directorial debut. The movie, which was written by Marc Landau, stars Marta Milans, Kara Jackson, Bruno Gunn, Tyler Hollinger, Luis Harris, Sal Rendino and David Conley. Gravitas Ventures has released the following synopsis for ‘Devoured’: Immigrant mother Lourdes (Marta Milans, ‘Killer Women,’ ‘Mala Hierba’) works as a cleaning woman at an old New York City restaurant in order to make enough money to pay for her sick son’s operation. With  [ Read More ]

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