A whimper or a bang. Does it really matter if we snuff the match with our fingers, or a blast of air from our lungs? And when that bomb drops, is that really it for the human race, or will it “rebuild” as we’re so optimistically told in countless disaster flicks? The correct answers are: “bang” is very bad, and if your idea of “rebuild” is devastating nuclear winters and forlorn dirt crops, build away. This bleaker than bleak view comes courtesy of a legendary and sobering BBC Two TV drama from 1984 called Threads, and Severin Films’ stellar Blu-ray shows a new generation what would really happen in the event of a nuclear attack. Spoiler slert: nothing good. At all.
Although we're still several months away from the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Universal is wasting no time getting the sixth film in the franchise up and running, as they've officially announced a June 11th, 2021 release date for the latest sequel.
Technology is evolving at a faster rate than many companies can keep up with, but Crypt TV has been ahead of the curve on delivering compelling, bite-sized horror content that can be enjoyed from your phone. With backers that include Eli Roth and Jason Blum, Crypt TV is building a brand geared toward the future of content consumption, and I caught up with Crypt TV's CEO & founder Jack Davis to learn more about the success and future of his multi-media horror platform:
Rick Grimes and Negan aren't the only characters returning to television on February 25th, as Ash Williams, his trusty chainsaw, and the Ghost Beaters will also be making their blood-spattered presence known on the season 3 premiere of Ash vs Evil Dead on STARZ. To help sweeten the wait in the remaining days before the premiere episode, STARZ reimagined the Deadite-slaying series with classic sitcom opening credits.
With the season 8 mid-season premiere episode of The Walking Dead less than one week away, Jason and Nico gather around the microphones and find some very creative ways to discuss the latest Walking Dead news, and they also share their thoughts on Marvel's Black Panther movie on a new episode of The Walking Dead ’Cast.
It's known for being the birthplace of a horror franchise, but decades after it was the setting for the first Friday the 13th movie, the New Jersey camp where Mrs. Voorhees once worked has now become the Boy Scout hub known as No-Be-Bo-Sco. Usually not open to the public, Crystal Lake Tours will open up the camp's cozy, spooky confines to Friday the 13th fans for special tours featuring the original film's star Adrienne King, with a lucky select group even getting the chance to spend the night!
With the fate of Earth a grave question mark, the Robinson family prepares to head to the stars in the announcement trailer for the new Lost in Space series, premiering on April 13th on Netflix.
King Ezekiel (Khary Payton) and Gavin (Jayson Warner Smith)—two of the most intriguing, conflicted characters on The Walking Dead—share a conversation about where things now stand with The Kingdom and The Saviors in a new clip from the mid-season premiere episode.
In 1964, legendary director William Castle took viewers into a world "between fact and fantasy" in the thriller The Night Walker, and with the Barbara Stanwyck-starring movie now on Blu-ray from Scream Factory, we've been provided with three high-def copies to give away to lucky Daily Dead readers.
If you're hungry for more blood-soaked suburban comedy and undying love after the first season of Santa Clarita Diet, then you'll be pleased to know that you won't have to wait much longer for the second helping of the series.
"When there's no more room in hell... the dead will walk the Earth." Just as eerie as the haunting quotes and deteriorating society in George A. Romero's Dawn of the Dead, Goblin's score for the seminal zombie movie is up for pre-sale now from Waxwork Records, and we have a look at the full release details and photos of the anticipated release.
They defeated It when they were kids, but the Losers' Club will have to face the ancient entity again as adults. Taking place 27 years after the events of the 1989-set IT movie that rocked the worldwide box office last year, the second IT movie, also known as IT: Chapter Two, is taking the first steps in the casting process for the anticipated adult versions of the Losers' Club.
Horror fans dug deep into Elise Rainier's haunted past in early 2018 with the theatrical release of Insidious: The Last Key (read Heather Wixson's review here), and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will bring the fourth film in the phantasmal Further franchise to Blu-ray and DVD this April with plenty of bonus features, including eight deleted scenes and an alternate ending.
Hitting shelves this April, Thanos Annual #1 will enter the mind of one of the galaxy's most deadly inhabitants, and to help explore the haunted psyche of the Titan-born menace, the special Marvel release will include narration from the Cosmic Ghost Rider:
The legend of Bigfoot is reborn in Patrick Magee's new movie Primal Rage, and to celebrate the movie coming to theaters for one night only on February 27th, we've been provided with a Q&A with one of the film's actors, Marshal Hilton. In today's Horror Highlights we also have details on how you can enter to become Screambox's first horror host, as well as info on the new comic book Lady Frankenstein and The Mummy's Brain.