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Mike Flanagan's The Haunting of Hill House TV series picked up by Netflix

Well, that was fast!  Not only are we hearing today that HUSH -helmer Mike Flanagan will executive producing a TV series based on Shirley Jackson's classic novel THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE, but that the series has already been given a 10-episode first season order by Netflix! The series is set to be a modern take on the novel and Flanagan is on board to write, direct...
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Top 10 Horror Flicks That Should Be Turned Into TV Shows!

So what's your favorite horror TV show currently on air? Well, whatever the answer, there's a high likelihood that your favorite series is a small-screen adaptation of a well known horror movie? Am I right? Wrong? Either way, it doesn't change the fact that the new televisual trend these days in the horror genre is to turn classic movies into long form, episodic reimaginings. Heavyweights too,...
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Top 10 Paranormal Investigators!

Don't front friends, the long-awaited return of The X-Files this week is an absolute must-see event! Is it not? But of course it is. And why is that? The searing chemistry between Mulder and Scully, for one, but also for the harrowing exploits of paranormal investigation. And as always, that got us to thinking. Got us to wondering about some of the more memorable paranormal investigators the...
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Face-Off: The Haunting vs. The Shining

Guillermo del Toro's CRIMSON PEAK will be haunting theatre screens this weekend, making this the perfect time to take a look back at a couple of the movies that inspired the fan favorite filmmaker's foray into the haunted house sub-genre. Del Toro has referenced several films as influences on CRIMSON PEAK, but the two that stood out to me as prime Face-Off material were Robert Wise's 1963 film...
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It's the Booze Talkin', Sometimes it's okay to remake a horror movie!

One of the must despised words in horror today is “remake.” It carries so much disdain that filmmakers and studios are constantly trying to call it anything else. It’s a reboot. It’s a reimagining. It’s a continuation. Whatever you want to call it, you are taking an existing property and placing new actors and, usually, a new script and making a...
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Where in the Horror are they Now? Virginia Madsen!

VIRGINIA MADSEN Then:  You know what is great about writing a column like Where in the Horror Are They Now? Well, for starters, I am spending the evening looking at pictures of Virginia Madsen. Yes, Academy Award nominated, stunningly hot, and ferociously talented Virginia Madsen. The truth is, she hasn’t fully disappeared from the public eye, like at all....
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Top 10 Worst Horror Remakes!

So, who's hung-over? Was it the gravy or the whisky? The biscuits or the beer? All of the above? Well folks, don't fret, we're here for you on this slog of a post-Thanksgiving Friday. We'll digest and regroup as a team! After-all, I'm sure the last thing any of us want to do today is hit the multiplex to see the only real genre flick out this week, Spike Lee's badly received OLDBOY remake....
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