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‘Antlers’ Director Adapting ‘A Head Full Of Ghosts’ – First Star Announced

    Director Osgood Perkins was set to next direct A Head Full of Ghosts, the adaptation of Paul Tremblay‘s novel. Perkins has now stepped away with Antlers director Scott Cooper stepping up to revise the script and direct, Deadline reports. The site also revealed that Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actress Margaret Qualley […]

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Movie Review: Richard Stanley’s ‘Color Out Of Space’ Is Out Of This World

    Richard Stanely’s adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s Color Out of Space centers on a family living on a remote farm surrounded by ancient hardwoods. Their troubles begin when they are awakened by a strange noise and incredible lights of amethyst hues that fill the night sky, then the crash of a meteorite in their yard. […]

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Clive Barker’s “Books Of Blood” Being Adapted For Film

Hulu is teaming up with Brannon Braga, producer of “The Orville”, to adapt Clive Barker’s horror anthology series Books of Blood for a feature film. Braga, also known for his work on the Star Trek franchise, will be making his directorial debut, as well as co-writing the script and serving as an executive producer.   […]

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‘La Llorona’ Writers Team Up With Sam Raimi For Netflix’s ‘Nightbooks’

Netflix is teaming up with The Curse of La Llorona writers Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis and producer Sam Raimi for the adaptation of J.A. White’s children’s fantasy-horror novel Nightbooks.     “The tale follows Alex, a boy obsessed with scary stories, who is trapped by a witch in her modern, magical New York City […]

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Jekyll & Hyde Musical Being Adapted For A Feature Film

Frank Wildhorn and Steve Cuden‘s 1997 horror musical Jekyll & Hyde, based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s novella, ran on Broadway for almost four years. Now the musical is headed to the big screen, Deadline reports.     Bringing the gritty potential of Leslie [Bricusse] and Frank’s stirring gothic musical to the big screen made Jekyll & […]

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‘Are You Afraid Of The Dark’ Not Only Getting A Movie But A New Series As Well!

One of the most highly-anticipated horror films of the year is Are You Afraid of the Dark, the feature film adaptation of Nickelodeon’s hit 90’s series. But that’s not all!! Nickelodeon is reviving the series!   Being described as a new mini-series will follow new members of the Midnight Society as they gather around a campfire […]

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Morbius Sinks Its Teeth Into A Release Date

Next summer, Sony will unleash the dark Spider-Man spin-off Morbius starring Jared Letto as a killer antihero.         Daniel Espinosa (Life) is in the director’s chair for the movie about Michael Morbius, a scientist who, while trying to find a cure for a rare blood disease, accidentally transforms himself into a living […]

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The CW Orders Pilot For ‘Lost Boys’ Series

    “Welcome to sunny seaside Santa Carla, home to a beautiful boardwalk, all the cotton candy you can eat…and a secret underworld of vampires.”   Back in 2016, we reported that The CW was developing a series adaptation of 1987’s classic The Lost Boys. Tonight, Deadline is reporting that The CW has now officially ordered the […]

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