'DRACULA: UNTOLD' WON'T BE PART OF THE UNIVERSAL MONSTER UNIVERSE

‘DRACULA: UNTOLD’ WON’T BE PART OF THE UNIVERSAL MONSTER UNIVERSE

After just having got over that poor first trailer for the new version of The Mummy which unfortunately confirmed my suspicions that it’s going to be another CGI-filled action romp [read on…]

LATEST MOVIES: The Full Trailer for THE MUMMY reboot is here!

LATEST MOVIES: The Full Trailer for THE MUMMY reboot is here!

Universal are planning away for the start of their “Monster Universe” and the whole premise starts off next year with Tom Cruise taking over from Brendan Fraser and saving the world [read on…]

Latest Movies: Russell Crowe to play a famed monster in UNIVERSAL Monster universe??

Latest Movies: Russell Crowe to play a famed monster in UNIVERSAL Monster universe??

When Universal said they were going to create a monster universe with famed iconic creations and have a stellar cast in each film, they weren’t kidding and news this morning [read on…]

ANNABELLE WALLIS TO PLAY FEMALE LEAD IN 'THE MUMMY' REBOOT

ANNABELLE WALLIS TO PLAY FEMALE LEAD IN ‘THE MUMMY’ REBOOT

The upcoming remake of The Mummy now has its female lead, joining Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella, who is apparently playing the title character. Annabelle Wallis is best known for [read on…]

Universal's Classic Monsters are coming back, and here's some insight into the plan

Universal’s Classic Monsters are coming back, and here’s some insight into the plan

As horror fans, you should hopefully already be aware that Universal have big plans for rebooting all their classic monsters. Expect new films featuring The Mummy, Frankenstein, Van Helsing and [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #43: THE MUMMY [1959]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #43: THE MUMMY [1959]

UK AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 86 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In Egypt in 1895, archaeologists John Banning, his father Stephen and his [read on…]

NEW REGION A HAMMER BLU-RAYS ON THE WAY FROM WARNERS

NEW REGION A HAMMER BLU-RAYS ON THE WAY FROM WARNERS

A while back it seemed that Hammer’s movies were coming out thick and fast on Blu-ray but there’s been a bit of a drought of late, the only really recent [read on…]

'Pacific Rim 2', 'Warcraft' and 'The Mummy' release dates pushed back by Universal

‘Pacific Rim 2’, ‘Warcraft’ and ‘The Mummy’ release dates pushed back by Universal

During their CinemaCon presentation, Universal announced some major release date shifts for some of their biggest futire films. Firstly it was confirmed that Guillermo del Toro’s highly anticipated sequel, Pacific [read on…]

Walk Like An Egytian: 5 Horrors Set In Egypt

Walk Like An Egytian: 5 Horrors Set In Egypt

With tales of curses and hidden secrets, it’s no wonder that many horror films feature Egypt in their storylines. In this feature, Dr Lenera and I take a look at [read on…]

POSSIBLE OPENING SEQUENCE AND SOME PLOT DETAILS OF 'THE MUMMY' REMAKE REVEALED...AND IT DOESN'T SOUND GOOD

POSSIBLE OPENING SEQUENCE AND SOME PLOT DETAILS OF ‘THE MUMMY’ REMAKE REVEALED…AND IT DOESN’T SOUND GOOD

Though I’m a huge, huge fan of the old Universal horrors, I can’t say I’m too excited about this ‘Universal Monsters Cinematic Universe’ that the studio, clearly trying to capitalise [read on…]

'The Huntsman' release date confirmed, and Alex Kurtzman's 'The Mummy' reboot moves out of the way

‘The Huntsman’ release date confirmed, and Alex Kurtzman’s ‘The Mummy’ reboot moves out of the way

Universal has confirmed a release date for their prequel to Snow White & The Huntsman, simply called The Huntsman. A press release not only confirmed the release date, but it [read on…]

Release dates for Seventh Son, Warcraft, The Mummy and the untitled Michael Mann project

Release dates for Seventh Son, Warcraft, The Mummy and the untitled Michael Mann project

We’ve got some release dates for some upcoming films. Check them out below: Legendary Pictures’ untitled Michael Mann project will be released on Friday 16 January 2015 Legendary Pictures’ Seventh Son [read on…]

Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee's THE MUMMY Availanle Now on 3 Disc DVD and Blu-Ray Set in the UK

Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee’s THE MUMMY Availanle Now on 3 Disc DVD and Blu-Ray Set in the UK

Today, the 14th October 2013, Hammer’s classic film THE MUMMY will be released for the first time ever in HD on Blu-ray and on DVD double play and presented in [read on…]

Universal's 'The Mummy' reboot may have found a new, exciting director!

Universal’s ‘The Mummy’ reboot may have found a new, exciting director!

    Just over a month ago, director Len Wiseman pulled out of directing Universal’s The Mummy reboot, saying there were scheduling conflicts. Thus suggested that Universal were keen to [read on…]