At its digital content newfront presentation yesterday, online video platform Machinima unveiled a slate of upcoming "heroic" programming targeting fandom and gamer culture, and developed with industry heavy hitters -- and involving one robot cop.
First we had Cowboys vs. Aliens, and now the undead (and the Romans) are getting into the mash-up mix. Meet: Zombies vs. Gladiators. Though it may sound like a B-movie concept, a horror icon has taken the helm of this one, and could actually make this a shambling good time.
It might be wise to cancel that teeth cleaning today after hearing this horror story. The popular dark artist and author recently tweeted about some medical issues but nobody could imagine the truth behind a simple trip to the antiseptic dungeons of his local dentist... until now.
Clive Barker got a look at the trailer for Hellraiser: Revelations—which purports to be "inspired" by his horror classic—and his NSFW response is more of a classic than this new movie will likely ever turn out to be.
A horror short story is a tight bullet of creepiness you can read in half an hour and then stay up all night thinking about. So it's no coincidence that many of the greatest horror writers of all time are as famous for their short fiction as for their longer work.