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Monster – UK, 2018

‘You are hereby invited to a party you’ll never survive.’ Monster is a 2018 British horror feature film directed by Matt Shaw from a screenplay co-written with Michael Bray, based on Shaw’s bestselling book of the same name. Author Shaun… Read More ›

Doctor Sleep – USA, 2020

Doctor Sleep is a forthcoming 2020 American paranormal horror feature film written and directed by Mike Flanagan (Ouija: Origin of Evil; Hush; Before I Wake; Oculus). The Warner Bros. and Vertigo Entertainment movie is an adaptation of Stephen King’s 2013 novel of… Read More ›

Empire of the Ants – USA, 1977

‘It’s no PICNIC!’ Empire of the Ants is a 1977 science fiction horror feature film produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon (Secrets of a Psychopath; The Food of the Gods; The Amazing Colossal Man, Earth vs. the Spider; et al), from a screenplay by… Read More ›

Night of the Lepus – USA, 1972

‘There was no limit to the Horror… no end to the’ Night of the Lepus is a 1972 American horror feature film directed by William F. Claxton from a screenplay by Don Holliday and Gene R. Kearney, based on the 1964 science fiction novel The Year of… Read More ›

Pet Sematary – USA, 2019

Pet Sematary is a 2019 American supernatural horror film directed by Dennis Widmyer and Kevin Kolsch from a screenplay written by Jeff Buhler, based on Stephen King’s 1983 novel of the same name. Lorenzo Di Bonaventura, Mark Vahradian, and Steven Schneider… Read More ›

The Turning – USA, 2019

The Turning is a 2019 supernatural horror film directed by Floria Sigismondi (Hemlock Grove and many music videos) from a screenplay by Carey W. Hayes and Chad Hayes (The Conjuring; House of Wax [2005]),based on Henry James’ 1898 novella The Turn… Read More ›

Eat, Brains, Love – USA, 2018

Eat, Brains, Love is a 2018 American comedy horror film directed by Rodman Flender (Scream TV series; Idle Hands; Leprechaun 2; The Unborn) from a screenplay by Mike Herro and David Strauss, based on Jeff Hart’s novel of the same name. The Gunpowder… Read More ›

Dagon – Spain, 2001

Dagon is a 2001 Spanish horror film directed by Stuart Gordon (The Dentist; From Beyond; Re-Animator; et al) from a screenplay by Dennis Paoli. Despite the title, the plot is actually based on H. P. Lovecraft‘s novella The Shadow Over Innsmouth (1932) rather than on his earlier short story… Read More ›