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‘Scary Movie’ star Anna Faris sells her secluded home in the Hollywood Hills

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 15, 2018

"Scary Movie" film series star Anna Faris is out of a Midcentury Modern-style home she owned through a trust in the Hollywood Hills, having sold for $2.09 million. The 1950 one-story house, a glass-fronted pool house and a stone-surrounded swimming pool are set amid mature trees on a nearly one-acre cul-de-sac lot.

Director’s cut: how Sir Peter Jackson’s movie museum deal…

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 15, 2018

Three years ago, the announcement that a Sir Peter Jackson-backed movie museum would be established inside a new $180 million convention centre in Wellington was hailed a "game changer". Wellington Mayor Justin Lester, who was deputy at the time, labelled it a "Disneyland" for the city.

Castle Rock’ renewed for second season at Hulu

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 15, 2018

Hulu has renewed "Castle Rock," its drama that pays tribute to the Stephen King universe, for a second season. From creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, the anthology drama is set in Castle Rock – the ill-fated fictional Maine town featured in such King works as "The Dead Zone" and "Cujo" – and weaves together characters and themes from King's book catalog to present an original story.

New Solo Showcase Killing an Evening with Edgar Allen Poe Plays 10 Performances This Fall

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 14, 2018

Summoners Ensemble Theatre, in association with the Merchant's House Museum, is pleased to announce Killing An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe , a haunting new solo showcase that will play ten performances only this fall at the landmark 1832 Merchant's House Museum , New York City's only 19th century family home preserved intact, inside and out. Killing An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe will be performed by John Kevin Jones , seen previously over the past 5 years in A Christmas Carol at the Merchant's House.

Horror Icon Barbara Crampton Cast In Channel Zero: The Dream Door

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 14, 2018

According to Bloody Disgusting , Barbara Crampton, best known for her roles in films like Chopping Mall and Re-Animator has joined the cast of SYFY's latest horror anthology endeavor, Channel Zero : The Dream Door . Crampton will play Vanessa Moss, a woman with a special relationship with Tom Hodgson, played by Brandon Scott .

Halloween Horror Nights: Michael Myers returns to Universal Studios Hollywood

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 14, 2018

Notorious serial killer Michael Myers will return to Universal Studios Hollywood this year during the theme park's annual Halloween Horror Nights. The attraction will be based on "Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers."

‘It Follows’ Filmmaker Tackling Horror Thriller ‘They Hear It’

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 14, 2018

Auteur director David Robert Mitchell has been tapped to adapt the horror short They Hear It for Legendary Entertainment and producer The Picture Company. Mitchell will write the script for the adaptation, but the filmmaker behind the 2014 cult horror hit It Follows and the upcoming Under the Silver Lake will not direct it.

Typeset in the Future, a book about the typography & design of science fiction movies

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 14, 2018

Inspired by the website of the same name , Dave Addey's Typeset in the Future will look at how design and typography is used to build futuristic worlds in science fiction movies like 2001, Wall-E, Star Trek, and Blade Runner. The book delves deep into 2001: A Space Odyssey, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Alien, Blade Runner, Total Recall, WALL-E, and Moon, studying the design tricks and inspirations that make each film transcend mere celluloid and become a believable reality.

Legendary Character Actor Michael Ironside on His Ghostly Role in…

Posted by Horror Movies News on August 13, 2018

Michael Ironside has been a great friend to genre works over his acting career, which spans more than 40 years and includes undeniably memorable performances in such film and television works as the original V series , Scanners, Top Gun, Extreme Prejudice,Total Recall, The Perfect Storm, and Starship Troopers . In 2015, he starred in two terrific science-fiction films, Turbo Kid and Synchronicity , both of which played at the Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal.

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