London’s Long-Running ‘The Woman In Black’ Play To Scare Up New York Return — Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: The Woman in Black, a West End theater staple for 30 years, will make its long-in-coming New York return in January at The McKittrick Hotel, home of the popular, similarly immersive Sleep No More production. An eight-week run of London’s endurable ghost play will begin previews January 8, with an official opening on January…

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How ‘Us’ Sound Designers Got Under The Skin With Naturalistic Approach To Horror Pic — Deadline

Following his collaboration with Jordan Peele on the Oscar-winning Get Out, supervising sound editor Trevor Gates reteamed with the director on Us, an altogether different kind of horror film, centered on terrifying doppelgängers of Peele’s invention. Following the Wilsons—a family whose vacation in Santa Cruz goes terribly awry, when their doppelgängers arrive to confront them—the…

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[News] The 5th Annual Ax Wound Film Festival Opens Its Doors This Weekend — Nightmarish Conjurings

Courtesy of AWFFNeed a cure for your post-spooky-season blues? The Ax Wound Film Festival (AWFF)—now in its fifth year—is ushering in more scares deep into the Fall 2019 season. Spend Friday evening, November 15th and all-day Saturday, November 16th at the Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery in downtown Brattleboro, Vermont with some of the most riveting…

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Bloody, Funny, Terrifying: Women In Horror Share The Movies That Still Keep Them Up At Night

Most of us can name at least one horror movie moment that shook us to our core. For me, it’s an early scene from The Ring, when a mother (Lindsay Frost) finds her daughter (Amber Tamblyn) — having watched the “killer videotape” exactly one week prior — horrifically unrecognizable; her face twisted and paralyzed in a scream. The moment left me facing my own biggest fear: The idea that without warning, something so horrible and shocking could happen to someone you loved. The mother’s horror was suddenly mine.

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Blu-ray/DVD Review: SATANIC PANIC — Nightmarish Conjurings

SATANIC PANIC is the latest film from director Chelsea Stardust (All That We Destroyed), adapted from a story by Ted Geoghegan (We Are Still Here) and Grady Hendrix (Mohawk), about a pizza delivery girl who visits the wrong house filled with Satanist looking for a sacrificial virgin. The film stars Rebecca Romijn (X-Men), Jerry O’Connell (Scream 2), Jordan Ladd (Cabin Fever), Ruby…

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‘The Craft’: Netflix ‘Godless’ Star Julian Grey Joins Sony-Blumhouse Revamp — Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Julian Grey has boarded Sony/Blumhouse/Red Wagon’s reboot of 1990s femme witchcraft pic The Craft which Zoe Lister-Jones is writing, directing and exec producing. A native Angelino, Grey recently wrapped his first feature film playing the fearless son of Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Fox Searchlight’s Downhill, directed by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash. The film,…

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Fantastic Fest Interview: Co-Writer/Director J.D. Dillard for SWEETHEART — Nightmarish Conjurings

Image courtesy of BlumhouseIn J.D. Dillard’s follow up film to Sleight, he takes on the creature feature genre with SWEETHEART. The film, which stars Kiersey Clemons in a career-defining role, centers around a woman named Jenn who finds herself stranded on a desolate island after her boat crashes. As she tries to survive the elements,…

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