Welcome to The Last Horror Blog, a biweekly column on all things horror.
Hollywood may be mostly interested in rebooting and remaking popular horror films these days, but some of the genre’s best titles were actually adaptations based on books and short stories. The Haunting (the 1963 original) was a film version of Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House. The Exorcist and Rosemary’s Baby were both inspired by the works of… Continue reading The Last Horror Blog: 8 Creepy Books That Would Make Great Movies
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Matt Damon is following in buddy Ben Affleck’s shoes.
No, he’s not signing up for Zack Snyder’s Superman/Batman movie; instead, he’s planning to move behind the camera for his directorial debut.
Indiewire reports that Damon is circling “A Foreigner,” an adaptation penned by Oscar-winning “Argo” screenwriter Chris Terrio… Continue reading Matt Damon Books Directorial Debut, Joins Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar'
Tokarev: The work ethic of Nicolas Cage cannot be denied. He has four films on the 2013 release calendar — including Joe, pictured — and he’s now booked another indie thriller, titled Tokarev. He’ll play a man whose daughter has been kidnapped; as he searches for her, he begins to realize that his past criminal activity and violent instincts are coming back to haunt him. Production… Continue reading Movie News: Nicolas Cage Books Thriller; Albert Brooks Returning in ‘Finding Nemo 2;’ ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’ TV Spots