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Wander through The Forest with Natalie Dormer in this new trailer

Thanks to MTV, the first trailer for THE FOREST is open for perusal below! Directed by Jason Zada from an idea conceived by genre stalwart David S. Goyer: The Forest tells the story of a young American woman who goes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared. Despite everyone’s warnings to “stay on the path,” Sara enters the forest...
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09.30.2015
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Toho announces new Godzilla film for 2016; filming begins next summer

" History shows again and again how nature points out the folly of men. GODZILLA! " Ok, some Blue Oyster Cult lyrics seemed fitting for this awesome news. Following the success of this year's reboot from Legendary Pictures, Japan's Toho is to produce its first GODZILLA film since 2004's GODZILLA: FINAL WARS, with the film set to hit cinemas in 2016, according...
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12.08.2014
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Jason Zada to direct supernatural thriller The Forest for Focus Features

Focus Features has announced that it has acquired North American distribution rights to Lava Bear Films and Phantom Four's THE FOREST, a supernatural thriller is being directed by Jason Zada from a script rewritten by Sarah Cornwell and based on an original idea by screenwriter David S. Goyer. The Forest is a supernatural thriller set in the legendary Aokigahara Forest, a...
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05.22.2014
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Dissecting Godzilla!

GODZILLA! Well well folks, the time is finally nigh! That gargantuan fire-breathing behemoth known as GODZILLA is all poised to destroy your local multiplex this weekend, and we here at AITH couldn't be more stoked. Because let's be honest, there hasn't been GODZILLA flick in quite some time, certainly not a decent one. But no doubt, the tradition is beyond rich,...
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05.13.2014
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The Test of Time: Godzilla: King of the Monsters (1956)

We all have movies we love. Movies we respect without question because of either tradition, childhood love, or because they’ve always been classics. However, as time keeps ticking, do those classics still hold up? So…the point of this here column is whether of not a film stands the test of time. I’m not gonna question whether it’s still a good flick, but if the...
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04.10.2014
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Takashi Miike to do As God Says in adaptation of blood-spattered comic

Takashi Miike fans are legion and I unabashedly count myself as one of the countless number of admirers of his works, so anytime I hear of a new Miike film headed our way I get pretty damn excited. Now Variety is reporting that Miike is set to direct a BATTLE ROYALE-esque thriller that is sure to turn some heads right before ripping them off in a gory manner. Miike has been tapped...
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11.29.2013
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David Goyer to produce supernatural thriller The Forest

David Goyer, the uber-successful screenwriter of BATMAN BEGINS and MAN OF STEEL (as well as DEMONIC TOYS and THE CROW: CITY OF ANGELS), is producing the supernatural thriller THE FOREST for Lava Bear Films, reports Deadline.com. Goyer hatched the story for THE FOREST, which is being kept under wraps. All we know is that it takes place in the Aokigahara forest of Japan, aka the...
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11.05.2013
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Japanese novel and anime series Ghost Hunt being made into live-action film

Kadokawa Shoten has announced they're making a live-action version of GHOST HUNT , based on the popular novel and manga series is set to go into production next month. The title has also been made into an anime series and even a radio drama. The screenplay was written by Atsuyuki Shimoda (SADAKO 3D) and Shotaro Oikawa, based on the original novel by Fuyumi Ono. Yoshitaka Yamaguchi,...
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11.05.2013
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Cool Horror Videos: Sadako from The Ring throws first pitch at baseball game

Who knew horror villains were sports fans? Sadako, the character from Japanese horror film franchise RINGU (which was later remade in America as THE RING ) who is known for her distinctive long hair covering her face, was invited to toss out the opening pitch at a baseball game in Japan this weekend as part of the promotion for upcoming release SADAKO 3D 2. With three...
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08.26.2013
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Kill of the Day: Ringu (1998)

You guys remember that Japanese horror craze that overtook our beloved genre? Sure, some of the original flicks were actually pretty creepy but the constant US remakes just butchered the whole thing. Today's Kill of the Day rewinds to simpler times and, arguably, the film that started the whole J-Horror thing - RINGU! In this clip we've got the creep Sadako doing what she does best -...
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07.17.2013
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Sadako 3D 2 to be shown in smartphone 4D

SADAKO 3D 2 , the latest film in long-lasting RING series, will be shown in "smartphone 4D" later this year in Japan, THR reports. Yes, this movie will encourage you to keep your phone on during the show, while a free app delivers vibrations, sound effects as well as extra visuals on mobile handset screens. In addition, THR claims the app may also become active outside of...
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07.02.2013
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Cool Horror Videos: Bizarre Hitchcock promo from Japan!

The Japanese: they don't do things the conventional way - especially when it comes to promoting movies. Take this strange, funny video touting the release of HITCHCOCK . Instead of a standard trailer, we get a Japanese Hitchcock impersonator and his manic friend taking us through some of Hitch's most memorable films. Can't say I've ever seen anything like it. Apparently the duo are...
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03.26.2013
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