LATEST MOVIES: Robert Rodriquez confirmed for Escape From New York Remake

LATEST MOVIES: Robert Rodriquez confirmed for Escape From New York Remake

Its going to be a busy few years for the horror legend that is John Carpenter.  Not only has he got involved in the planned sequel to his horror masterpiece Halloween, but [read on…]

Hughesy's HCF Slasherthon: No: 2 HALLOWEEN (The Classic Original)

Hughesy’s HCF Slasherthon: No: 2 HALLOWEEN (The Classic Original)

    FILM: Halloween YEAR OF RELEASE October 25th 1978 BUDGET $300.000 -$35.000 GROSS REVENUE $71m BOGEYMAN Michael Myers MASK A white mask!  That is actually the face of William [read on…]

BREAKING: Huge news coming in from John Carpenter regarding the new Halloween film.

BREAKING: Huge news coming in from John Carpenter regarding the new Halloween film.

If this week hasn’t been strange enough with the news that Paramount have pulled the plug on the next Friday the 13th film, horror legend John Carpenter has just updated [read on…]

'HALLOWEEN' REBOOT NO FURTHER ALONG - BUT JOHN CARPENTER SAYS HE INTENDS TO HELP MAKE SOMETHING HE'S PROUD OF

‘HALLOWEEN’ REBOOT NO FURTHER ALONG – BUT JOHN CARPENTER SAYS HE INTENDS TO HELP MAKE SOMETHING HE’S PROUD OF

One of the biggest news stories in the horror world this year was back in May when we learnt that Blumhouse was partnering with John Carpenter on a reboot of [read on…]

ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 [1976]: On Download to Own Now, On Dual Format and Download 28th November

ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 [1976]: On Download to Own Now, On Dual Format and Download 28th November

USA AVAILABLE ON DOWNLOAD TO OWN: NOW AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD, AND DOWNLOAD: 28TH NOVEMBER, from SECOND SIGHT RUNNING TIME: 91 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official [read on…]

JOHN CARPENTER LIVE AT COLSTON HALL, BRISTOL, 23RD OCTOBER - Gig Review

JOHN CARPENTER LIVE AT COLSTON HALL, BRISTOL, 23RD OCTOBER – Gig Review

The general colour worn was black [Michael Myers T-shirts optional] and males outnumbered females about four to one, though the numbers seemed more even in the standing/dancing area in front [read on…]

Second Sight To Release 40th Anniversary Edition Blu-Ray of ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13

Second Sight To Release 40th Anniversary Edition Blu-Ray of ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13

Assault On Precinct 13 is a film that truly defines the phrase cult film…From low budget roots, it has become acclaimed as not just one of the most successful independent [read on…]

Win Tickets to BFI's John Carpenter Season Plus 'On Set With John Carpenter' Book In Our Competition

Win Tickets to BFI’s John Carpenter Season Plus ‘On Set With John Carpenter’ Book In Our Competition

In the late 1970s, a young filmmaker named John Carpenter was approached by a pair of enterprising movie producers out to make a low-budget fright flick. With only a couple [read on…]

Latest Movies: How John Carpenter really feel's about Rob Zombie's Halloween

Latest Movies: How John Carpenter really feel’s about Rob Zombie’s Halloween

Long time readers of HCF will know that Halloween is my favourite horror film of all time, its the reason why I love the genre so much, while Rob Zombie’s [read on…]

Latest Movies: What does John Carpenter really feel about the Friday 13th Franchise?

Latest Movies: What does John Carpenter really feel about the Friday 13th Franchise?

Just before I went on my hols, I broke the news story that John Carpenter is returning to the Halloween franchise for the first time since he co-wrote Halloween II.  [read on…]

BREAKING NEWS:  John Carpenter returns to Halloween

BREAKING NEWS: John Carpenter returns to Halloween

No, this is not an April Fools Joke, but overnight, news has broke that Halloween is returning to the big screen and John Carpenter……yes……the man who started it all is [read on…]

Film Composer Alan Howarth To Perform at For CHILLS IN THE CHAPEL 2015 on 30th and 31st October 2015

Film Composer Alan Howarth To Perform at For CHILLS IN THE CHAPEL 2015 on 30th and 31st October 2015

Film composer and John Carpenter collaborator, Alan Howarth will make a rare live appearance in London this October 30th and 31st for two special Halloween screenings at Union Chapel. Chills in the [read on…]

LORI PETTY [RIGHTFULLY] SLAMS 'POINT BREAK' REMAKE...BUT JOHN CARPENTER DOESN'T SEEM BOTHERED BY 'BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA' REMAKE

LORI PETTY [RIGHTFULLY] SLAMS ‘POINT BREAK’ REMAKE…BUT JOHN CARPENTER DOESN’T SEEM BOTHERED BY ‘BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA’ REMAKE

We’ll all getting fed up with all these remakes, and as a big fan of the original movie, I personally thinks it’s great that Lori Petty, who co-starred with Keanu [read on…]