And Now Claudia

If you’re one of those folks upset about a black dude being cast as Louis in the new INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE series then this latest bit of casting news is probably gonna piss you off even more. Bailey Bass (who was on LAW AND ORDER: SVU, one of the sixteen different LAW AND ORDER…

FRIDAY THE 13th Lawsuit Ends

The courts ruled in the favor of Victor Miller, original screenwriter of the first FRIDAY THE 13th. He has now regained ownership from the film’s producer and director Sean S. Cunningham. This is great news, yes?! Now we will finally get a new FRIDAY THE 13th movie! Right? Not so fast. As anyone who has…

Blade Next Halloween?

That’s the rumor. According to the official Marvel India account on Twitter, the new BLADE film will be released on October 7th of next year, only one year away! Marvel hasn’t officially confirmed this, but it’s certainly a possibility. If it turns out to be true we can expect some official confirmation in the immediate…

Holy Terror

Mike Flanagan gave us THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE, then followed it up with THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR. He chose not to continue this series of “haunting” stories, and says that he won’t revisit them unless he comes up with an idea worthy of the original two series. In the meantime, he’s going to…

THE CHOSEN Part Five: THE TWILIGHT OF THE GODS AND THE MORNING AFTER Chapter Eighteen

“Give ol’ Charlie a kiss!” Charlie Drenth pressed his purple lips towards hers. Gale fell back, Charlie on top of her. His exposed viscera squished as he bore down on her. “No!” Gale screamed. A bloated tongue darted out between yellowed teeth, seeking to enter Gale’s mouth. Gale managed to get one hand free. She…

The OVERLORD is Straker!

Pilou Asbæk (I’m glad this is a written report and not an audio one, so I don’t have to pronounce his name) portrayed the detestable Nazi ubermensch in the terrific J.J. Abrams-produced 2018 flick OVERLORD, and he has now been cast as Richard Straker, the Renfield character to the overlord of the vampiric variety, Kurt…

Elvira Comes Out

It’s a big news item in the genre world, so it is incumbent upon me to report on it. Cassandra Peterson, aka Elvira, revealed in her just-released memoirs that she’s been in a relationship with a woman for almost two decades. Good for her, and all. We’re all about equality around here. We wave the…