What you can expect to find when watching Found Footage 3D…
This past weekend, I was given the opportunity to view an indie film titled “Found Footage 3D”. As most indie films go, appealing to a large audience may pose a challenge without a big name studio and well known actors backing this type of genre of movie. When it comes to Found Footage 3D, however, finding a target audience should be a walk in the park (hopefully not alone). It seems that coming up with a good idea for a horror film that is original and easy to grasp is much harder these days as everything feels overdone and repetitive. With that in mind, I went into this with no criteria other than it was an indie horror film, and was unaware of what to expect.
Well friends, it looks like the old Batman has some new tricks up his bat sleeve. Warner Bros Entertainment and DC Entertainment announced a new animated feature film entitled The Caped Crusaders Return.
Even though FX has explained nothing for the new and sixth season of American Horror Story (set to air Sept 14 on FX of course), it hasn’t stopped them from putting out mind bending and very strange teasers lately. The newest one nicely ties all of the seasons (both past and whatever this one will presently be) and makes you remember the odd and disturbing routes the shown has gone. All of this leaves us with our heads scratching and asking the same question, what comes next?
The CW has recently announced that it is working on a television adaptation of the 1987 film The Lost Boys. With Rob Thomas (iZombie) leading the helm, the series is set to be a seven season, anthology style series. Continue reading Lost Boys Coming To CW?→
20th Century Fox has just released a behind the scenes look for the upcoming Tim Burton film Miss Peregrines Home For Peculiar Children. Based on the best-selling series by Ransom Riggs, Riggs himself takes a tour of the house where you get to meet a few special guests along the way.
This weekend while covering Wizard World Chicago, I came across this booth and fell in love. I stopped and spoke with the lovely rep Shuwho gave me the low down on SHUDDERand being a huge horror fan…“Hello, Shallow Graves Magazine here…”, I could hardly wait to check it out, and for all the horror fans out there, this is exactly what we have needed and asked for.
On this day in 1890, the birth of a child would set forth a chain of events that would alter history as we know it!!! Sounds a bit dramatic, but still, H.P. Lovecrafts writing has lead to some great moments in cinematic history with visuals as well as story telling. Sadly, it has also lead to some blunders. That is a story for another time though. Here are 5 prime examples of Howard Philip Lovecrafts influence on cinema…