The British Film Institute has been busy this year restoring and releasing cinema classics onto Blu-ray. The latest to be announced by the BFI is 1925's The Phantom of the Opera, the silent film directed by Rupert Julian and starring Lon Chaney.
Abattoir is a passion project for Darren Lynn Bousman, who has been developing the property for a number of years. It first saw the light of day as a limited comic book series and we now have word that Bousman will be directing the feature film version.
R.L. Stine's children's horror novel series, Goosebumps, was the perfect bedtime read for many teens growing up during the 90's. A Tumblr blogger has combined his love for Goosebumps and horror movies, both old and new, to create a series of original book covers entitled 'If It Were Stine':
Scream Factory announced a few months ago that The Beast Within and Crawlspace will be coming to Blu-ray sometime this year. The Horror Show is also set to join them, and we have all the details on the special features included and those all-important release dates.
We recently reported that the classic silent horror film, Nosferatu, will be available on Blu-ray in the US on November 12th. We now have details on the UK release, which comes in the form of a standard Blu-ray edition or a limited steelbook edition. A newly restored trailer has also come online to promote the re-release of Nosferatu in UK cinemas and you can watch it right here.
John Carpenter's Halloween has recently been released on Blu-ray in the US to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the original movie. It was released as a digibook, whilst over in the UK, the film will be available as a limited edition steelbook. The steelbook will have the same special features, but with different cover art, which you can have a look at right here.
Daniel Myrick, who co-wrote and co-directed The Blair Witch Project with Eduardo Sanchez, is set to direct his own project, Under the Bed. Radar Pictures have just picked it up and we have all the info on Myrick's next film.
It's not long to go now until the much-anticipated new season of The Walking Dead. No doubt, everyone is looking forward to seeing their favorite character, whoever that may be, back on screen. In the meantime, have a look at this new deluxe boxed set that includes a 5" inch figure of Daryl Dixon, along with his trusty crossbow and chopper.