Slipknot Post Dark, Eerie Teaser For, Presumably, Their Upcoming Album

bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 16:15

Metal band Slipknot are being rather silent and mysterious about their upcoming album, the follow up to 2008′s All Hope Is Gone. But now they might be letting some sibilant whispers creep out of the shadows in the form of a brief video teaser that is very dark and horror-fueled. You can watch the teaser below.

Also, make sure to check out their 3-day festival Knotfest. More information can be found here.

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Which Godzilla Kaiju Are You?

bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 16:00

Last week we asked “What Kind Of Zombie Are You?” and a ton of you got to figure out what type of undead brain eater you’d end up being. This week, we want to go larger than life and find out what destroyer of cities you’d be! Below is a quiz that asks, “Which Godzilla Kaiju Are You?” Head on below to get your answer!

I got Rodan, which states the following:

A Drifter and a Loner, you’re the definition of ‘cool’ and absolutely ooze charisma. You live life in the fast lane, and are on a constant hunt for the next big thrill. Others find your aura irresistibly magnetic, yet you’d rather just be left to your own devices. The further you push people away, the closer they want to be. Selfish? Maybe… But you’re flying too fast to care.

Basically, I’m the 80′s cool kid who got the hot girl without trying…because he literally did nothing to try and get her.

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Official Trailer and Early Release Details for Horror Anthology Shivers Down Your Spine

Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:47

Back at the end of 2011, we told you about a monthly horror web series called Shivers Down Your Spine; and now, thanks to Dead Lantern Pictures, 10 of the episodes are being compiled into a feature-length Blu-ray/DVD.

From the Press Release:
Dead Lantern Pictures, a micro-budget indie horror outfit based in Lincoln, Nebraska, will be releasing the feature-length horror anthology SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE this fall on DVD and Blu-ray.

SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE is a group of 10 short films, offering horror across the entire spectrum from comedy to slashers to a crime film noir and many more! Here are the synopses of the various shorts included:

- "Out of the Lamp" (wraparound): A man discovers a genie lamp in his microwave. Upon rubbing it, a beautiful genie named Sabiah appears, offering him three wishes. Much to her surprise, he wishes for her to tell him nine horror stories...

- "Deadbolt": A young girl home alone on Halloween night discovers that the deadbolt on her door is no match for an angry ghost.

- "Convention Girl": Two best friends try to figure out what to do when one of them believes he staked a vampire hooker at a horror convention. Did he stake a vampire or a cosplayer?

- "Birthday Dinner": A mother and father punish their young daughter on her birthday in order to teach her a lesson.

- "Whispering Board": Three sorority girls attempt to commune with a dead boyfriend using a whispering board with terrifying results.

- "I Dream of Djinni": Sabiah the Djinn tells a story of how wishes can go horribly awry if you're not careful with your wording...

- "Shortly After Nightfall": A creepy motel caretaker pays a hired gun to take out a young woman who is haunting one of his rooms in a ghostly film noir.

- "A Bad Heart": Two years after being stabbed in the heart and nearly killed by the serial killer Ray Dean Foster, a young woman decides to get back into the dating game on Valentine's Day only to find her geeky date may be more dangerous.

- "Last Breath": A young woman descends into madness and depression after being stood up by her boyfriend.

- "A Christmas Horror Story": It's 1987, and a group of teens are cleaning an old movie theatre. Meanwhile, a killer Santa is on the loose and looking to make them his next victims.

SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE will be released in October/November 2014. Extras will include a documentary, blooper reel, audio commentary tracks for all films, and a bonus short film entitled "Midnight Kiss."

Check out the trailer and several stills below.

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Proxy Comes Home Via IFC Midnight

Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:16

IFC Midnight just sent over the skinny regarding their DVD and Blu-ray release of Zack Parker's latest, Proxy (review). Read on for artwork and details.

Synopsis
In the last month of her pregnancy, Esther Woodhouse is savagely beaten in an alleyway by an unknown assailant and loses her baby. To aid in her recovery, she attends a support group for grieving parents where she meets Melanie, who claims her son and husband were killed by a drunk driver.

Esther and Melanie develop a friendship, but soon it becomes clear that both are harboring much darker secrets than they initially let on. And when both their lives are transformed by another shocking act of violence, they find that recovery may be impossible.

With wildly unpredictable twists and turns, PROXY is a "fascinating, unnerving and endlessly unpredictable" (Inkoo Kang, LA Times) psychological thriller.

Look for it in stores and online on August 12th.

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“Mad”-style ‘Prometheus’ Spoof, “PrometheArse”

bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:05

Bloody Disgusting reader Karl Howell introduced me to an online comic strip that spoofs Ridley Scott’s Prometheus.

Created in the style of Mad Magazine‘s legendary artist Mort Drucker, renown comic book artist Mark Harrison (“2000AD,” “Durham Red,” “Glimmer Rats,” “Star Wars,” “AVP”) shared “PrometheArse,” a joke strip that takes on Scott’s no-so-well received Alien prequel.

Explains Harrison, on the site where you can read the strip in its entirety:

I assumed MAD would have latched onto Prometheus like the proverbial facehugger given it’s obvious potential for parody, but was surprised to see it had passed them by. With the encouragement of friends, born out of cathartic need and our seemingly endless debate on the film, I decided to do my own version of a MAD magazine strip. I wanted it to look authentic, not just in the writing (keeping the American references, humor) and copying the strip format and art style of Mort Drucker (one of my art heroes) but also the paper texture and the worn fade look of the inks. I worked entirely in PhotoShop, customising brushes and actions to create a traditional pen and ink wash look. After many weekends of work, what started out as a joking promise ended up as what you see here. Hopefully it strikes the right MAD magazine tone of being mildly amusing and irreverent but not cruel and abusive.

Aside from my obvious affection for MAD and the art of Mort Drucker, I do (believe it or not) have an amount of respect for those involved in the making of the film. At the risk of undermining the humor, Ridley Scott is one of my favorite directors (principally for two of my favorite films; Alien and Blade Runner). I think the cast are very good actors, (especially Charlize Theron!) The concept art and design of the film is excellent. The directing is mercifully free of camera shake, edit-fu and lens flares. The story is… the story is…. errr …see parody!

Click the above link for the entire strip. Harrison also created concept art for the “Aliens vs Predator” game for SEGA.

Image Source: Mark Harrison

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Tidbits; Alternate Ending and Watch Real Chimps Watch the Film!

Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 15:01

If you haven't yet gone out to your local theater to see Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (review), we strongly encourage you to do so as it's one hell of a kick-ass summer blockbuster. So what the hell are you waiting for, fool?!

On tap for you today are a couple of fun Dawn of the Planet of the Apes tidbits so let's get right to it, shall we?

First up, /Film has just revealed details about a Dawn of the Planet of the Apes deleted scene, which would've ended the film on a different note.

Director Matt Reeves spilled the beans on the alternate ending in an interview with the site, and you'll find his full explanation of the scene, and why he cut it, below. We encourage you to avoid reading the next paragraph if you've yet to see the film as it includes spoilers!

"What was different about the ending was that after the ending that you see in the final film, the idea was that the apes went out on a kind of exodus through the city and they gathered on the Golden Gate Bridge in order to look into the distance for the approaching warships," said Reeves. "And I felt that it was taking us too far into the next movie. And almost starting the next movie and not letting the emotion of what had just happened, of what Caesar had just achieved and... the price that he had paid. It wasn’t letting that resonate... but the final shot was actually in a way the very same final shot. It was actually him on top of the Golden Gate Bridge which was covered in apes, all looking out way, way into the distance and to see this really like messed up armada way in the distance showing up like... ships in disrepair. And it moved into his eyes as he took in the uncertain future."

"It was kind of cool," he continued, "but I realized that we had skipped too much of the emotion by doing that. And that it actually in a way boxed us in too much... also when we started showing this to people, some people are going, 'Wait, so does that mean the battle…' like I meant for those ships to be way in the distance and they hadn’t even seen the apes, ’cause obviously the apes weren’t gathering to begin the fight. The apes were gathering to look and see the fight that was coming toward them... but it was hard to render that idea. And when I showed it to some people they were like going, 'So that’s it? They’re gonna start fighting right now?' And I was like, 'Well no...' and I realized that we didn’t have the right ending. So actually that last beat, that is the last beat on Andy; this is actually kind of a cool thing too."

In another interesting tidbit that's sure to put a smile on your face, ABC News reports that a safari park boss in South Carolina took two young chimps to the theater to see the movie, where they munched on popcorn and sipped sodas.

Most amazingly, the two-year-old chimps appeared to actually pay attention to and follow along with the movie and even picked out which characters were good and which were bad. Over 1,000 humans were in attendance at the same showing, with many of them expressing fears about the chimps learning world-dominating skills from the film. Most, however, basked in the awesomeness of the unique experience.

Check out video footage of the chimps watching Dawn of the Planet of the Apes below, which is about as adorable as life gets!

For more info visit the official Dawn of the Planet of the Apes website, "like" Dawn of the Planet of the Apes on Facebook, and follow Dawn of the Planet of the Apes on Twitter (#DawnOfApes).

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Scream Factory Reveals Pumpkinhead Release Date and Full Details

Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:58

Right at the tippy top of my list of most anticipated 2014 home video releases is Scream Factory's Collector's Edition Pumpkinhead Blu-ray, which has just been dated for September 9th.

Read on for a full listing of the disc's bonus features, including brand new material never before featured on previous releases!

From the Press Release
Scream Factory has announced a September 9 Blu-ray release of a horror favorite featuring one of the scariest movie monsters of all time, Pumpkinhead (Collector’s Edition). The release includes several bonus features including new interviews.

When a group of teenagers inadvertently kill his only son, Ed Harley (Lance Henriksen, Aliens) seeks the powers of a backwoods witch to bring the child back to life. But instead, she invokes “the pumpkinhead” – a monstrously clawed demon which, once reborn, answers only to Ed’s bloodlust. But as the creature wreaks its slow, unspeakable tortures on the teens, Ed confronts a horrifying secret about his connection to the beast – and realizes that he must find a way to stop its deadly mission before he becomes one with the creature forever.

Also starring Jeff East (Deadly Blessing), Joel Hoffman (Slumber Party Massacre II), and Kerry Remsen (A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge), this “atmospheric, moralistic tale” (TV Guide) delivers demonic horror at its blood-drenched best.

Special Features

  • NEW - REMEMBERING THE MONSTER KID: A TRIBUTE TO STAN WINSTON featuring new interviews with actors Lance Henriksen and Brian Bremer, special effects artists Alec Gillis, Tom Woodruff, Jr., and Shannon Shea
  • NEW interviews with producer Richard Weinman and actors John D’Aquino and Matthew Hurley
  • Audio Commentary by Co-screenwriter Gary Gerani and Creature & FX Creators Tom Woodruff, Jr., and Alec Gillis
  • PUMPKINHEAD UNEARTHED (now in HD) – a documentary on the making of PUMPKINHEAD featuring Evolution of a Demon, The Cursed and the Damned, The Torture Soul of Ed Harley, Constructing Vengeance, Razorback Holler
  • Featurette: Demonic Toys
  • Behind-the-Scenes Footage
  • Stills Gallery
  • Theatrical Trailer

    For more in the meantime, visit the official Scream Factory website and "like" Scream Factory on Facebook.

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    ‘Pumpkinhead’ Collector’s Edition Jam-Packed With Extras!

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:50

    Scream Factory has officially announced the September 9 Collector’s Edition Blu-ray release of a horror favorite featuring one of the scariest movie monsters of all time, Pumpkinhead, which includes several bonus features including new interviews.

    When a group of teenagers inadvertently kill his only son, Ed Harley (Lance Henriksen; Aliens) seeks the powers of a backwoods witch to bring the child back to life. But instead, she invokes “the pumpkinhead” – a monstrously clawed demon which, once reborn, answers only to Ed’s bloodlust. But as the creature wreaks it’s slow, unspeakable tortures on the teens, Ed confronts a horrifying secret about his connection to the beast – and realizes that he must find a way to stop its deadly mission before he becomes one with the creature forever.

    Also starring Jeff East (Deadly Blessing), Joel Hoffman (Slumber Party Massacre Ii) and Kerry Remsen (A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge).

    Pumpkinhead Special Features:

    NEW – REMEMBERING THE MONSTER KID: A TRIBUTE TO STAN WINSTON featuring new interviews with actors Lance Henriksen and Brian Bremer, special effects artists Alec Gillis, Tom Woodruff Jr. and Shannon Shea
    NEW interviews with producer Richard Weinman and actors John D’Aquino and Matthew Hurley
    Audio Commentary by Co-screenwriter Gary Gerani and Creature & FX Creators Tom Woodruff, Jr. and Alec Gillis
    PUMPKINHEAD UNEARTHED (now in HD) – a documentary on the making of PUMPKINHEAD featuring Evolution of a Demon, The Cursed and the Damned, The Torture Soul of Ed Harley, Constructing Vengeance, Razorback Holler
    Featurette: Demonic Toys
    Behind-the-Scenes Footage
    Still Gallery
    Theatrical Trailer

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    Vampire Academy Sequel Coming if You'll Foot Part of the Bill

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:45

    Were you one of the few people in the world who LOVED Vampire Academy so much that you want a sequel? Yes? Good! Then this story is for you! A rather interesting announcement just found its way online.

    As per the Vampire Academy Facebook page:

    "We are excited to announce that we have raised the majority of our funds for FROSTBITE - but there is one small catch (we told you this wouldn't be easy)... We need proof that the fans truly want to see the franchise continue. And so, we will be launching a crowd-funding campaign and putting the power in your hands. More details to come later this week. So, ‪#‎VAFamily‬ - Are you ready to make history? ‪#‎Frostbite2015"‬

    Well, are you? If so, keep up with the whole crowd-funding thingie by staying tuned to the above Facebook page. More details are supposed to be coming later in the week.

    For more info visit the official Vampire Academy website, "like" Vampire Academy on Facebook, and follow Vampire Academy on Twitter.

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    New Dracula Untold Images Tell a Tale

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:32

    Universal sent over a few new images from Dracula Untold to go along with the older ones, and they're a mix of behind-the-scenes stuff along with Drac standing around or being all touchy-feely with the important folks in his life.

    The film stars Luke Evans as the titular bloodsucker alongside Sarah Gadon, Samantha Barks, Thor Kristjansson, Art Parkinson, Zach McGowan, and Dominic Cooper.

    Universal’s dramatic horror movie tells the origin story of the most famous of vampires. Michael De Luca is producing the project, and commercials helmer Gary Shore is making his directorial debut on the picture.

    Look for it in theaters October 17, 2014.

    Synopsis
    Luke Evans is starring as the most famous of vampires in an origin story that sees a Transylvanian prince risk eternal damnation in order to save his wife and son from a Turkish horde. Barks plays a figure in Eastern European folk tales known as a baba yaga, a beautiful young woman who turns into a savage witch. Kristjansson is Bright Eyes, an Eastern European taken as a slave as a young boy and now a vicious assassin in the Ottoman Army. Parkinson portrays Dracula’s son, named Ingeras.

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    Eureka's Colin Ferguson Added to The Vampire Diaries for Season 6

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:30

    If you're a fan of Syfy's "Eureka" and "Haven" and also watch The CW's "The Vampire Diaries," then you're about to see a familiar face arrive in Mystic Falls for "TVD" Season 6. Read on for the details of who will be playing militia leader Tripp.

    Per THR, Colin Ferguson, best known for portraying Sheriff Jack Carter in "Eureka," will play Tripp, a character described as "handsome, strong, and disciplined." He will first appear in the October 2nd season premiere.

    Tripp is the head of a community militia and surrogate father to his young trainees, who will do anything to protect his town. According to "The Vampire Diaries" exec producer Julie Plec, he will "give Sheriff Forbes a run for her money." See her tweet along with Ferguson's announcing the news below.

    Returning in Season 6 as regulars are Matt Davis (Alaric) and Michael Malarkey (Enzo). We learned previously there will be a substantial time jump when the show resumes in the fall, and we'll have more for you during San Diego Comic-Con, where the "TVD" powers-that-be will no doubt reveal a few hints of what's ahead.

    For more info in the meantime, visit "The Vampire Diaries" on CWTV.com, "like" "The Vampire Diaries" on Facebook, and follow "The Vampire Diaries" on Twitter.


    Hmmm.... Seem to have 'tripped' my way into a new role... Mystic Falls, hunh? This is gonna be fun :)

    — Colin Ferguson (@colinferg) July 14, 2014


    He's in town to give Sheriff Forbes a run for her money. #TVD

    — julieplec (@julieplec) July 14, 2014

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    The Hypnotist Puts the UK in a Trance; New Images

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:12

    Lasse Hallstrom's The Hypnotist is getting set to make its DVD premiere in the UK on September 15, 2014, via Studiocanal, and right now we have the box art along with a six-pack of new images. Dig it.

    Mikael Persbrandt (The Hobbit), Lena Olin (The Ninth Gate, Chocolat), and Tobias Zilliacus (Iris) star.

    Synopsis
    In the middle of a dark December night, psychiatrist Erik Maria Bark (Persbrandt) is woken by a telephone call from a hospital in Stockholm. Detective Inspector Joona Linna (Zilliacus) asks for his immediate help in treating an unconscious patient suffering from acute trauma. He hopes that Erik will be able to communicate with the young boy through hypnosis, enabling the police to question him. They intend to find out who so brutally murdered his parents and younger sister in order to track down and save his mysteriously missing older sister before it is too late.

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    A Scott Snyder & Jock WYTCHES Stand Alone Story!

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:10

    Couldn’t be happier to offer a preview of Scott Snyder and Jock’s “Wytches” from Image comics. This is the team that worked so beautifully together on a chilling run for Detective Comics and I couldn’t be happier to see the two working together again, and on horror no less. This is easily my most anticipated book of the year. Snyder belongs in horror, he cuts to the human core of characters and exposes fear with relative ease. Jock’s art is sure to get under people’s skin and this preview should show you exactly why. Enough of my talk, just look at this gorgeous book! From Image:

    WYTCHES #1

    STORY: SCOTT SNYDER

    ART / COVER: JOCK

    OCTOBER 8 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99

     

    Across the globe, century after century, men and women were burned, drowned, hanged, tortured, imprisoned, persecuted, and murdered for witchcraft. None of them were witches. They died protecting a terrible and hidden truth: witches, real witches, are out there. They are ancient, elusive, and deadly creatures that are rarely seen and even more rarely survived. This October, superstar creators SCOTT SNYDER (SEVERED, Batman) and JOCK (SNAPSHOT, Batman) unveil WYTCHES, and introduce you to a world of unimaginable horror in a special EXTRA-SIZED FIRST ISSUE with 30 pages of story and no ads for just $2.99

    Scott Snyder says, “We couldn’t be more excited to have this series sit on the shelves with other great Image Books like Lazarus, Manhattan Projects, Southern Bastards and of course The Walking Dead. Forget everything you think you know about witches.”

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    This $200 Isaac Clarke Figure Needs Something to Shoot

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:00

    The last entry in Visceral Games’ Necromorph genocide simulator series might not have been as well-received as the first two games, but that shouldn’t keep you from checking out this awesome — and expensive — Isaac Clarke figure. It features everyone’s favorite Necromorph slaying badass as he was last seen in Dead Space 3.

    I like the snow suit, it’s a nice look. You’d think it’d be difficult to clean though, what with all those red and squishy giblets flailing about during every fight. Cleaning the fury bits must be a real pain.

    Or maybe that’s something the suit kiosk handles?

    Anyway, this 1/6th scale replica will run you $190. It can be preordered now, with shipping expected on July 18th.

    Dead Space 3 1/6 Isaac Clarke (Snow Suit version) specs:
    *figure stands at 1/6 scale, ~12-inches (30.5 cm) tall
    *Isaac snow suit gleams a dull greenish under the lights, and to bring out the texture of the metals & fabric material.
    *fully articulated figure based on his latest look in Dead Space 3.
    *one pair of relaxed palms, one pair of fists, one right palm for holding gun, one left palm for holding rifle.
    *lots of attention to details, inducing incredibly detail mechanic parts, resembling characters as seen in the video game.
    *realistic paint application to highlight all the details in armor parts and fabric clothing with impressive weathering effect.
    *comes with highly details weapons 211-V Plasma Cutter & Aug Shotgun.
    *light-up LEDs feature at front shield of the helmet & backpack.
    *AG1 X 6 button cell batteries (battery not included)

    Check out all of Isaac’s angles in the gallery below.

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    Laika “Escalation Of Terror” Song Premiere (Exclusive)

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:00

    Bloody-Disgusting has teamed up with Winnipeg, Manitoba melodic death metal band Laika to bring you an exclusive first listen to their song “Escalation Of Terror”, which comes from their upcoming album Somnia (out September 30th). The track features tight riffs with old school influences injected into a modern approach. Head on below to check out this exclusive premiere!

    Somnia can be pre-ordered via Bandcamp.

    Somnia track list:
    1. Restless Mind (1:31)
    2. Escalation of Terror (4:26)
    3. Somnia (5:26)
    4. Fidelity (3:48)
    5. Caligae A Galea (5:29)
    6. Dream of Nothing (5:35)
    7. The Immortal (3:52)
    8. Predictions (Tide Bearer) (5:48)
    9. Invaders (4:13)

    Laika online:
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    Soundcloud
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    The Vatican Tapes Won't Be Played Until 2015

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:57

    Demon this. Possession that. Even the devil is overstaying his welcome at the box office lately. Maybe that's why Lionsgate has decided to hold back its latest evil-laden film, The Vatican Tapes, until February 27, 2015.

    The Vatican Tapes is directed by Mark Neveldine (Crank). The demonic possession drama stars Michael Pena, Djimon Hounsou, Dougray Scott, Cas Anvar, Peter Andersson, and Olivia Dudley.

    Synopsis:
    THE VATICAN TAPES follows the haunting tale of 27-year-old Angela Holmes, who accidentally cuts her finger and ends up in the emergency room. Infection leads to erratic behavior, and she begins to have a devastating effect on anyone close, causing serious injury and death. Priests examine Holmes and believe she is possessed, but when The Vatican is called upon to exorcise the demon, the possession proves to be an ancient satanic force more powerful than they imagined.

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    New Stills from Under the Dome Episode 2.04 Are a Revelation

    Dread Central - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:48

    While we don't have the preview or any clips to share just yet, several stills have arrived from "Under the Dome" Episode 2.04, "Revelation," which you can check out right here. Stay tuned for more soon!

    "Under the Dome" stars Mike Vogel (Barbie), Colin Ford (Joe), Alexander Koch (Junior), Rachelle Lefevre (Julia), Dean Norris (Big Jim), and Mackenzie Lintz (Norrie). Season 2's newcomers include Brett Cullen, Sherry Stringfield, Eddie Cahill, Grace Victoria Cox, Dwight Yoakam, Karla Crome, and Dwayne Boyd.

    Related Story: Visit our "Under the Dome" Archive

    "Under the Dome" Episode 2.04 - "Revelation" (airs 7/21/14; 10-11 PM)
    As conditions in Chester’s Mill worsen, Big Jim and Rebecca (Crome) consider resorting to the extreme measure of population control, which drives a wedge between Barbie and Julia. Meanwhile, clues to Melanie’s (Cox) past and her connection to the Dome are revealed.

    For more info visit "Under the Dome" on CBS.com, "like" "Under the Dome" on Facebook, and follow "Under the Dome" on Twitter (@UnderTheDomeCBS).

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    IDW Brings The Ghostbusters & The Ninja Turtles Together At Last!

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:37

    This is a team up that should have happened a long long time ago. Any child of the eighties already made this happen with countless action figures spread across the floor of their bedroom but today IDW makes it a reality by announcing “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ghostbusters.” The title lacks some creativity, but who cares, this is the team up we’ve been dreaming of for thirty years.

    From IDW

    Two teams of legendary heroes will join forces this fall to save New York City and the world from the paranormal and the monstrous when the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtlescross paths with the Ghostbusters! With both franchises celebrating their 30th anniversaries this year, it’s never been better time to team up Proton Packs with Ninjutsu!
     
    Transported to a different universe by a faulty invention, the TMNT find themselves in a New York City much like their own, but with one major exception: a rampant ghost problem! If that weren’t enough, the Turtles and their reluctant new hosts, the Ghostbusters, soon find that the Turtles didn’t come alone…
     
    The crossover is written by two talentedcreators who couldn’t be better acquainted with these unique franchises — Tom Waltz and Erik Burnham. In addition to writing the ongoingTurtles series at IDW, Waltz has also served as editor for the ongoing Ghostbusters series, written by Burnham ­who, in turn, co-wrote the critically acclaimed series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Secret History of The Foot Clan. 
     
    “A couple of years ago, Tom Waltz and I chatted like the fans we are about how insanely fun this crossover would be if we ever got the chance to write it,” said series co-writer Erik Burnham. “As I sit here today, my excitement level is at eleven.”
     
    “This is an idea that Erik, series editor Bobby Curnow, and I have bounced off each other for quite a while,” said series co-writer Tom Waltz. “And being as deeply entrenched in both properties as the three of us are gives us a unique perspective on how to bring them together. And what better time to do it than during the combined 30th year anniversary celebration?”
     
    “Both Ghostbusters and Turtles are fun, funny and just a little bit weird,” said Curnow. “So putting the two together is a natural choice, especially when you consider the fact that Tom and Erik have worked on both properties for years. This one should be an absolute blast!”
     
    Long-time Ghostbusters artist Dan Schoening will take on cover and interior art duties. Currently showing off the immensity of his talents in the Ghostbusters arc “Mass Hysteria,” Schoening has proven his ability to give this special mini-series the epic scale it deserves. Issue #1 will sport a variant cover byT-Rex Jones, who has provided covers to both series at IDW.
     
    Actively hoped for by fans for years, this epic four-issue event kicks off this October!

     

    This should wash the taste of the new film out of our mouthes nicely.

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    Oh Boy. ‘Vampire Academy’ Is Getting a Sequel, If You Help Pay For It…

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:25

    Easily one of the worst films of the year is Dimension Films’ Vampire Academy (read my review), which was a mega-flop that took in only $7M in the States and $15M worldwide box office.

    So many people saw and liked the movie that there’s an strong demand for a sequel (titled Frostbite), so much so that the official Facebook page has announced one – only if you pay for some of it.

    We are excited to announce that we have raised the majority of our funds for FROSTBITE – but there is one small catch (we told you this wouldn’t be easy)…We need proof that the fans truly want to see the franchise continue,” they explain, “And so, we will be launching a crowd funding campaign and putting the power in your hands.

    Frankly, I just wanna see more of Zoey Deutch in tight clothing.

    More information is promised later this week.

    Rose loves Dimitri, Dimitri might love Tasha, and Mason would die to be with Rose…
    It’s winter break at St. Vladimir’s, but Rose is feeling anything but festive. A massive Strigoi attack has put the school on high alert, and now the Academy’s crawling with Guardians—including Rose’s hard-hitting mother, Janine Hathaway. And if handto- hand combat with her mom wasn’t bad enough, Rose’s tutor Dimitri has his eye on someone else, her friend Mason’s got a huge crush on her, and Rose keeps getting stuck in Lissa’s head while she’s making out with her boyfriend, Christian! The Strigoi are closing in, and the Academy’s not taking any risks…. This year, St. Vlad’s annual holiday ski trip is mandatory.

    But the glittering winter landscape and the posh Idaho resort only create the illusion of safety. When three friends run away in an offensive move against the deadly Strigoi, Rose must join forces with Christian to rescue them. But heroism rarely comes without a price…

    Keep up with the crowd-spourcing campaign here.

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    [SDCC '14] Come See Us at the ‘Freddy vs. Jason vs. Michael’ Panel!

    bloody disgusting - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:02

    Broadcast Thought is the collective name for a creative cabal of three forensic psychiatrists (H. Eric Bender, M.D., Praveen R. Kambam, M.D., and Vasilis K. Pozios, M.D.) who also happen to have a vast and unquenchable thirst for pop culture knowledge. I had a lot of fun with them at our Flashback to the Slash Pack panel at Wondercon, but now we’re beefing that presentation up and bringing it to the hallowed halls of the San Diego Comic-Con.

    We’re very excited to present Freddy vs. Jason vs. Michael: Inside the Minds of Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and Michael Myers. It all happens on Thursday, July 24th at 8PM in room 7AB. That’s a big room so help us fill it! I know a lot of you want to punch me, so here’s your shot!

    Also on the panel is screenwriter Mark Swift who, along with Damian Shannon, wrote Freddy Vs. Jason and the 2009 installment of Friday The 13th (one of my personal favorites in the franchise). Swift cares deeply about the mythology of these characters and, as someone who has written several scripts from their point of view, will be a great addition to the evening. He was invaluable last time and can answer many of your questions about the franchise.

    Follow BTdocs (pictured below) and Shannon and Swift on Twitter and be sure to check out this event.

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