Lionsgate Premiere unleashes a new poster for COOTIES

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From the twisted minds of Leigh Whannell (co-creator of Saw and Insidious) and Ian Brennan (co-creator of “Glee”), COOTIES is a horror comedy with unexpected laughs and unapologetic thrills. When a cafeteria food virus turns elementary school children into killer zombies, a group of misfit teachers must band together to escape the playground carnage. The […]

Colorado’s Stanley Film Festival is Set to unleash COOTIES Opening Night!!

Last year’s Stanley Film Festival in Colorado was easily the talk of the festival circuit, with everything from live performance of TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE, to an all encompassing cult-like mystery that the festival’s attendees were all subjected to, the fest was out of this world. All taking place from Colorado’s infamous Stanley Hotel, […]

Beyond Fright Review: THE MULE

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Good, original crime thrillers can be extremely difficult to come by. For ever GOODFELLAS or FARGO, there are quite a few efforts that end up falling a bit flat, giving viewers a definite “been there, done that” feeling. When original crime films do come, it’s typically out of nowhere and a lasting effort that ends […]

Icons Of Fright Interview With THE MULE/SAW/INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER III’s Leigh Whannell!!

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 Since making one hell of a splash writing (and acting in) 2004’s epic franchise starter, SAW, Leigh Whannell hasn’t really stopped for a second. Being involved with the SAW series, along with collaborations with SAW director James Wan, Leigh wrote films like DEATH SENTENCE, DEAD SILENCE, INSIDIOUS and INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER TWO, as well as acting […]

Icons of Fright Interview With THE MULE/INSIDIOUS Star Angus Sampson!

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Interviewing an actor or director regarding their current film is always a lot of fun. The interview typically tends to head in one of two directions: either the subject gives short, very brief answers and it’s like pulling teeth asking someone questions or having a nice conversation with them, or the preferred way: the subject […]

INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER III Teaser Trailer Shows New Family; Back To The Beginning Approach

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James Wan’s INSIDIOUS scared the hell out of audiences and helped make Blumhouse a name brand, with a buildup of scares that led to one creepy villain. INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER II took somewhat of a different approach, providing a lot of explanations and pushed the budding series into a different direction. With Leigh Whannell (Writer of […]

INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER III Teaser Hits Tomorrow; New Teaser Poster, Stills Arrive!

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The third chapter in the very successful INSIDIOUS series, INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER III is set to scare the hell out of audiences next May, but to hold fans over, the film has released a brand new teaser poster, as well as a teaser trailer announcement video, all leading to tomorrow (October 23rd)’s teaser trailer premiere. I […]

MY FIRST R-RATED THEATRICAL EXPERIENCE: “SAW” TEN YEARS LATER

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(BJ Colangelo as a 14 year old. Feel free to judge those broke-ass extensions) 2004 was a strange year for me.  I graduated from a very small junior high school in June and a few months later I was thrown into the chaotic world of an overpopulated and underfunded high school.  I liked to think […]