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Jeremy Wooding

Director Jeremy Wooding takes festival audiences to a time when the West was also home to werewolves in “Blood Moon.” The film, which features a unique mashup of genres and the second western film shot in the UK, will come to DVD and digital platforms Sept. 1 from Uncork’d Entertainment. The film stars “Vikings” star George Blagden, “The Descent II” star Anna Skellern and “Captain Phillips” star Corey Johnson. In a recent interview, Wooding said more about how he directed the film and what certain challenges were. One of the challenges included learning more about his craft. “On Blood Moon I spent more time in pre-production and more time working  [ Read More ]

Relive Beth's Journey in The Walking Dead The Complete Fifth Season Home Release Clips

The struggle of determining whether a person’s life is important enough to try to save has been one of the intriguing major conflicts that has plagued AMC’s hit horror series, ‘The Walking Dead,’ throughout its Emmy Award-winning series run. That battle continues as Anchor Bay Entertainment is set to release the zombie horror’s complete fifth season on home video on August 25. The show’s Blu-ray + Digital HD and DVD will emphasize the season’s major story arc of Beth’s kidnapping and the group’s efforts to get her back. The home release will include a deleted rooftop scene from Episode 508, ‘Coda,’ and a new bonus feature, ‘Beth’s Journey.’ Each five-disc  [ Read More ]

Jabbawockeez Bring Hip Hop Show to Universal Studios' Halloween Horror Nights

An all-new high energy routine is dancing into the lineup of Universal Studio’s Halloween Horror Nights. The world-famous hip hop dance crew, the Jabbawockeez, is creating an original show exclusively for the 2015 edition of the annual three-dimensional world of terror event, which will begin on Friday, September 18. The routine will feature gravity-defying choreography, stunning special effects, pulse-pounding music and the Jabbawockeez’s intricate synchronized style, signature white masks and unique brand of humor. The Halloween Horror Nights show will mark the award-winning hip hop dance group’s introduction into horror-themed entertainment. The Jabbawockeez’s routine, which will take place at Universal Studio’s Castle Theatre venue, will be performed multiple times per  [ Read More ]

Blood Moon Pits Cowboys Against Werewolves

Posted by monique On August - 4 - 2015 0 Comment
Blood Moon Final Art

Cowboys face off against werewolves in Uncork’d Entertainment’s upcoming horror-western mash-up, “Blood Moon.” The creative film comes to DVD and digital platforms Sept. 1. The film is directed by Jeremy Wooding from an Alan Wightman script and stars Shaun Dooley (“The Woman in Black”), George Blagden (“Vikings”) Anna Skellern (“The Descent II”) and Corey Johnson (“Captain Phillips”). The film became a festival highlight at FrightFest and several other high profile film festivals, giving fans a new look at the Old West. This film also bears the unique distinction of being only the second-ever western to be filmed in the UK. The film focuses on a group of mystical beings known  [ Read More ]

Become Bitten by Laura Vandervoort in Season 2 DVD Twitter Giveaway

Fans can welcome the world’s only female werewolf into their homes, as the second season of Syfy’s hit horror series, ‘Bitten,’ is now available on DVD. The 10-episode second season of the supernatural show, which stars Laura Vandervoort as werewolf Elena Michaels, received its DVD release after premiering on the cable network in mid-April. In celebration of ‘Bitten’ home entertainment release, Shockya is giving away three DVDs of the fantasy horror series. To enter, follow us @Shockya, and tweet us the phrase: “.@Shockya is giving away three DVDs of the second season of Bitten! Follow and RT to enter!” Or, you can email us at ShockyaGiveaway@aol.com. Let us know that  [ Read More ]

Insidious Franchise to Possess Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights

Realizing that you’re the one who’s haunted, and not your house, is set to be the most horrific thing horror fans will experience this fall. All-new mazes based on the popular ‘Insidious’ film franchise are set to debut at Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood in September. The mazes are being created in conjunction with Focus Features and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, which are handling the theatrical and home release, respectively, of the series’ new prequel, ‘Insidious: Chapter 3.’ At both Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando, fans of the ‘Insidious’ franchise will be transported into some of the most sinister scenes from all three  [ Read More ]

Get Lost in Romance in Crimson Peak's Halloween Horror Nights Maze

Race to find love in the newly announced ‘Crimson Peak’ maze at the upcoming Universal Studios Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights. Guillermo del Toro, who directed the fantasy drama, announced at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday that the film will be made into a maze at Southern California’s most extreme horror experience. The new maze will debut when the annual Halloween Horror Nights event begins at Universal Studios Hollywood on Friday, September 18. The Halloween Horror Night’s new attraction, which is named “Guillermo del Toro Presents Crimson Peak: Maze of Madness,” will be unearthed as a three-dimensional living representation of the film. It’s designed to send guests spiraling through the chilling  [ Read More ]

Experience Gruesome Bughuul Sinister Sightings From San Diego Comic-Con 2015

Bughuul has unleashed his intimidation yet again, as the villain of the upcoming horror film, ‘Sinister 2,’ frightened unsuspecting attendees at San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter at this year’s Comic-Con. Terrifying twins took over the entertainment convention between Thursday and yesterday, and scared the attendees with multiple projections of homemade inspired kill films. The twins were released by Bughuul, who was also the antagonist in the hit 2012 original film in the supernatural horror series, at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). The follow-up movie, which was helmed by ‘Citadel’ director, Ciarán Foy, is set to be released in theaters nationwide on August 21 by Gramercy Pictures. The sequel was co-written  [ Read More ]

Infiltrate a Fraternity to Investigate Murder with Exclusive Dude Bro Party Massacre III Clip

College students are infiltrating the ranks of a popular fraternity, in hopes of investigating murder cases that they believe were committed by an infamous serial killer, in Shockya’s exclusive clip for the new horror comedy, ‘Dude Bro Party Massacre III.’ The clip, which is titled ‘Meet Turbeaux,’ honors the film’s satirical twist on the gory and sexually charged 1980′s slasher genre. The movie follows the brothers of the Delta Bis fraternity as they risk life and limb to escape and outwit their arch nemesis, Motherface, for the third time. Michael Rousselet, Tomm Jacobsen and Jon Salmon co-directed ‘Dude Bro Party Massacre III,’ which was written by the film’s main actor,  [ Read More ]

Exclusive Behind the Scenes Maggie Clip Chronicles Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin's Father-Daughter Relationship

The harrowing emotional effects that a deadly world virus has not only had on relationships, but on humanity in general, isn’t usually the most compelling story element of a zombie film. But when actors can make viewers forget that the physical threat zombies pose to humans is often the most popular element in the popular horror sub-genre, and instead captivates them with how the illness has impacted people’s connections, the performers prove how enthralling those psychological elements can also be. That powerful examination is intriguingly presented in Shockya’s new exclusive behind-the-scenes clip for the independent horror thriller, ‘Maggie,’ which marks the feature film directorial debut of Henry Hobson. The new  [ Read More ]

The Children of Sinister 2 Celebrate Father’s Day in Bughuul Video

Parents are receiving the gift no one wants this Father’s Day weekend-a visit from Bughuul in a new teaser video from the anticipated horror sequel, ‘Sinister 2.’ The children who have fallen under the influence of the antagonist pagan deity are saying “Night Night Daddy” in the clip from the follow-up to the hit 2012 horror film, ‘Sinister.’ ‘Citadel’ director Ciarán Foy took over helming duties from Scott Derrickson, who directed the original film, which starred Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance and Fred Thompson. Derrickson stayed on board with the franchise to pen the sequel’s script with C. Robert Cargill, after the two wrote the screenplay for the first movie together.  [ Read More ]

In the Dark Poster

A skeptical grad student is realizing that her deepest fears may be coming true ‘…In the Dark,’ with the release of the horror film’s official trailer, poster and stills. The assets from the independent mystery drama have been released by its production companies, Seven Oaks Films and Intimation Productions, and its writer-director, David Spaltro. The film reunites two of its main actresses, Grace Folsom and Lynn Justinger, with the filmmaker, after they appeared in his last feature, the critically acclaimed and award-winning 2012 drama, ‘Things I Don’t Understand.’ ‘…In the Dark,’ which was filmed in New York City, also features Fiona Horrigan, Catherine Cobb Ryan and Kayla Leasure. “‘…In the  [ Read More ]

Director David Ryan Keith Talks The Redwood Massacre

Posted by monique On June - 12 - 2015 0 Comment
Redwood Massacre David Ryan Keith

Uncork’d Entertainment’s “The Redwood Massacre is coming to DVD and VOD this July, and fans of slasher movies from the ’80s will get their nostalgia on with David Ryan Keith’s homage to these classic gorefests. Keith revealed some of the behind-the-scenes moments from the film in a recent press interview. Keith said the “The Redwood Massacre” was something he wanted to take on with gusto. “We had just finished shooting are first feature film ‘Attack of the Herbals’ and wanted to charge into another production as soon as possible. I spent years making various short film hoping for that magic knock on the door from some producer offering a big  [ Read More ]

Sci-Fi Horror Film Closer to God Coming This July

Posted by monique On June - 9 - 2015 0 Comment
Closer to God-Breaking Glass Pictures

Many sci-fi/horror films take on the notion of scientists possibly not weighing the ramifications of their breakthroughs, like “The Fly” and “Splice.” Uncork’d Entertainment and Breaking Glass Picture’s upcoming release “Closer to God” follows in the footsteps of these films by tackling the uncomfortable topic of cloning. “Closer to God” is written and directed by Billy Senese and has been described as an “ambitious, thoughtful and provocative take on the Frankenstein story” by ScreenDaily and a “mind-blowing, thought-provoking, disturbing and brilliant film” by Talent Monthly. Here’s what you can expect from the film. “Dr. Victor Reed is a brilliant geneticist who has just achieved a huge scientific breakthrough by successfully  [ Read More ]

Insidious: Chapter 3 and The Pet Collective Create the Cute Pug Puppy Video

In celebration of the release of the origins story of the popular ‘Insidious’ film franchise, the horror movie’s distributor, Focus Features, has partnered with The Pet Collective to create the cutest chapter yet of the series. In the companies’ new video, ‘Insidious: Chapter 3 (Cute Pug Puppy Edition),’ a father pug reveals he could never get his son, Puggy, to sit still for a photo. Puggy then reveals he would rather be the one making the images, as he shows his father a disturbing picture he drew for him of the pug standing behind him. When Puggy’s father then calls in Paranormal Investor Pug to their home for help, she  [ Read More ]

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