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Leigh Whannell's Insidious: Chapter 3 sets new release date

We’ve got some release date news to help feed those hungry minds of yours as word is coming in that Leigh Whannell's INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 has done some minor tweaking of its theatrical release date. Originally the film was slated to haunt theaters on April 3rd, 2015 but it will now be opening a month later as it has been pegged with the new date of May 29, 2015. So there you...

Leigh Whannell's Insidious: Chapter 3 adds Dermot Mulroney

It was only a couple of weeks ago when we learned that JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS star Stefanie Scott had been pegged to co-star in Leigh Whannell's INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 . Now, we’ve got another name to attach to the next installment of the supernatural series as Whannell himself took to Twitter to announce that Dermot Mulroney will also star in the film. Solid choice right...

Leigh Whannell's Insidious: Chapter 3 scares up casting with Stefanie Scott

The first official bit of casting news regarding INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 has come in, with Deadline reporting that "A.N.T. Farm" and JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS star Stefanie Scott will co-star in the next installment of the popular supernatural series. No other details are being revealed at this time, however. Plot details are under wraps, of course. The threequel...

Insidious 3 to be directed by Leigh Whannell, production begins this July

Focus Features, Entertainment One , Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions and Blumhouse Productions announced today that Leigh Whannell will direct the third chapter of the INSIDIOUS film franchise which he will also write. Focus Features, which acquired the rights to release INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 from FilmDistrict, plans to bring the film to U.S. theaters on April 3, 2015....

Insidious 3 will feature new main characters; Specs and Tucker set to return

Screenwriter Leigh Whannell is currently in Austin at SXSW premiering his latest film, THE MULE, but while there he had occasion to talk about INSIDIOUS 3 with Screen Rant. Whannell confirmed what we already probably suspected, which was that the Lambert family will not be the center of the film, their story has been told, but Specs and Tucker - the ghost-hunting characters...

Cooties (Sundance Review)

PLOT: A wanna-be horror novelist turned substitute teacher ( Elijah Wood ) has to contend with a school full of rabid children when one of them is infected by a virus from a tainted chicken nugget. REVIEW: The only downside about attending a film festival like Sundance- other than the lack of sleep- is that you end up watching so many movies, when a bad one comes...

Lionsgate picks up Cooties out of Sundance

With a plethora of badass horror flicks currently balls deep in the Sundance Film Festival, we are going to start seeing a lot of them get snatched up by distributors in the coming days. The first big acquisition news on tap right now is that Lionsgate is nearing a deal to acquire North American distribution rights to COOTIES , the horror-comedy starring Elijah Wood that premiered...

The Elijah Wood-starring Cooties gets an awesome poster by Jay Shaw

Just in time for its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival is Jay Shaw's badass new poster for the Elijah Wood-starring horror comedy COOTIES . Shaw has been dishing out a ton of amazing work over the years and his latest piece is absolutely no exception. I don't know what I like more, the film's tagline: Circle, circle. Square, square. Now you have it everywhere , or the...

First set of stills from Cooties, starring Elijah Wood

Holy shit, it's about damn time we got to see some pics from Elijah Wood's upcoming horror-comedy COOTIES . We've had our eyes on this one for quite some time so it's nice to finally get a taste of the film. This sounds like a ridiculous little flick which basically turns asshole elementary school kids into even bigger assholes, and then we get to watch Elijah Wood beat...

Leigh Whannell to star in Home Invasion

Leigh Whannell (above) made the news yesterday as it was announced that INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 was officially set for an April 3rd, 2015 release. And now, according to THR, the actor-turned-writer who co-created the SAW and INSIDIOUS horror franchises, has joined the cast of HOME INVASION , a thriller being made by Voltage Pictures and Zinc Entertainment, a division of Silver...

Insidious: Chapter 3 sets release date

We've known that a third installment in the INSIDIOUS franchise was on its way for quite some time now as it was announced back in September . Today word has come in that FilmDistrict and Sony Pictures have slated the Leigh Whannell-penned INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 for an April 3rd, 2015 release. As you know, Whannell, who co-created SAW with James Wan, wrote both INSIDIOUS films,...

Dissecting Writer Leigh Whannell!

WRITER LEIGH WHANNELL It's about damn time we get better acquainted with Leigh Whannell, one half of the Aussie brain-trust behind such modern day horror classics as SAW and INSIDIOUS, and to a lesser degree, DEAD SILENCE and a few others. And while Whannell stars in most of the flicks he co-writes, often giving the audience comic relief, most people still tend to...

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