Scream Factory released the news that they will release Lake Placid Collectors Edition this upcoming June 2014. We also have the new blu-ray cover art which is not all that appealing but has a great twisted play on words. “Have a Relaxing Vacation at… Lake Placid. You’ll never know what bit you.” Steve Miner directed this funny creature feature and Bridget Fonda, Bill Pullman and Oliver Platt starred.
Irrational Games (BioShock Infinite, BioShock) has had many praises for its BioShock franchise and today we have some sad news, Ken Levine is leaving. Not only is Levine leaving but Irrational Games will let go most of its workforce and leave only 15 employees employed. What does that mean for the BioShock Infinite DLC? The last DLC will roll out as expected so rest assured. If you read in between the lines, Ken Levine wants the freedom to go to the extreme once more with a small team to create more compelling horror sci-fi games and create new worlds to draw gamers in to; I am already sold.
Aharon Keshales and Navot Papsuahdo‘s Big Bad Wolves (2013) certainly shocked many horror fans last year. Big Bad Wolves now has an official Blu-ray / DVD release date and cover art. The horror movie will release this upcoming April 22, 2014 thanks to Magnolia Home Entertainment / Magnet Releasing. Bonus features are not yet confirmed but may include “Making of Big Bad Wolves”, AXS TV: A Look at Big Bad Wolves and the official theatrical trailer. Big Bad Wolves stars Lior Ashkenazi, Rotem Kienan, Tzahi Grad and Dov Glickman.
For all of you who remember the TV series Monsters, you will be glad to hear that the DVD will be coming out soon. Below are the artwork and press release details. All 72 episodes will be on 9 discs with guest stars like Lili Taylor, David Spade, Linda Blair and even Meatloaf made an appearance.
Michael Keaton recently dropped the latest status update on Beetlejuice 2. He said that Tim Burton is finally on board with the idea and things are progressing forward. The new Beetlejuice 2 will come courtesy of Warner Bros. We are still not sure if Tim Burton will direct Beetlejuice 2 but Warner Bros has pursued him. Winona Ryder has also been approached about the project but no news yet on that. Surely more is soon to be released in the upcoming weeks.
The Evil Within is the new survival horror game from Shinji Mikami (Resident Evil) and Bethesda Softworks (The Elder Scrolls). Look for The Evil Within this upcoming August 26, 2014 in the US and August 29, 2014 in Europe. The new horror game will be available on the PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4. The Extended Gameplay Video has also been added to the to refresh your mind on the horrors that await.
Master of Horror Stephen King will release a few novels this year. Horror novels include Mr. Mercedes this June 2014 and Revival this upcoming November 11, 2014. Read below for the official synopsis and more on the release details.
Anchor Bay Films has been promoting their latest horror movie Mr. Jones (2013) and we have their latest movie poster plus the Blu-ray / DVD release details. Look for the Blu-ray / DVD and VOD to release this upcoming May 6, 2014. Karl Mueller directs Jon Foster, Sarah Jones, Mark Steger for Mr. Jones.