Dracula at Sea: ‘The Last Voyage of the Demeter’ Finally on the Way from Universal

It’s been well over a year since we’ve heard a peep about The Last Voyage of the Demeter, but the film made a surprise appearance during Universal’s presentation at CinemaCon tonight. The first footage from the upcoming movie was shown off to attendees, and while there’s no way to watch it online, the good news […]

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Karyn Kusama ‘Dracula’ Movie Not Moving Forward at Blumhouse/Miramax

It was announced in March 2020 that Karyn Kusama (Jennifer’s Body, The Invitation, Destroyer) would be directing a new take on Dracula for Blumhouse Productions, with Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay (The Invitation) writing the script. Alas, THR reports this week that Kusama’s Dracula project has been killed weeks before production. THR’s report indicates, “Miramax is said to have exited, torpedoing […]

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Nicolas Cage’s Dracula from ‘Renfield’ Movie Has Already Spawned Fan Art and Even a Toy!

It was only just yesterday that a couple photos from the set of Universal’s Renfield hit the net, with People sharing our first-look at Nicolas Cage‘s unique new take on Dracula. The upcoming film, to be clear, isn’t a Dracula movie but rather a film centered on Dracula’s henchman Renfield, who is being played this […]

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First Look at Nicolas Cage’s Dracula in Universal Monster Movie ‘Renfield’!

One of the most hotly anticipated horror movies on the horizon is the Universal Monsters movie Renfield, and that’s largely because Nicolas Cage is co-starring as Dracula himself! Renfield comes to theaters on April 14, 2023, and People has shared some first-look images from the set of the film that give us a taste of Cage’s take on the […]

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5 Short Horror Shows You Can Stream Now Including Werewolf Rom-Com “Wolf Like Me”!

The very structure of a television series means they require more of a time commitment than a movie. Then there’s the overwhelming volume of shows available, many with ongoing seasons. In an age where season renewals can be tricky to come by, dipping your toes into a brand new series can be daunting, to say […]

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Production Begins on Universal’s ‘Renfield’ Starring Nicolas Cage as Dracula!

Universal Pictures has enlisted Nicolas Cage to play Count Dracula in the upcoming feature film Renfield, based on an original pitch from “The Walking Dead” creator Robert Kirkman. Chris McKay (The Tomorrow War) is directing the movie, with Nicholas Hoult (Warm Bodies, Mad Max: Fury Road) on board to star as the central character, Dracula’s henchman. The film […]

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Marvel’s ‘Morbius’ Gets a Mockbuster With The Asylum’s ‘Dracula: The Original Living Vampire’ [Trailer]

Billed as being “The classic tale… as you’ve never seen it,” The Asylum‘s upcoming horror movie Dracula: The Original Living Vampire is being marketed as the company’s “mockbuster” take on Sony’s upcoming Morbius, with the Marvel movie finally headed to theaters on April 1. As for Dracula: The Original Living Vampire, it’s opening in select […]

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Ben Schwartz Will Also Star in the Universal Monsters ‘Renfield’ Movie Featuring Nicolas Cage as Dracula

Originally announced a couple years back, Universal Pictures has been developing a solo movie for Dracula’s henchman Renfield, based on an original pitch from “The Walking Dead” creator Robert Kirkman. Chris McKay (The Tomorrow War) is set to direct the movie, with Nicholas Hoult (Warm Bodies, Mad Max: Fury Road) on board to star as Renfield. Nicolas Cage is playing Dracula in […]

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Nicolas Cage Will Finally Play Dracula in Upcoming ‘Renfield’ Movie for Universal!

Originally announced a couple years back, Universal Pictures has been developing a solo movie for Dracula’s henchman Renfield, based on an original pitch from “The Walking Dead” creator Robert Kirkman. Chris McKay (The Tomorrow War) is set to direct the movie, with Nicholas Hoult (Warm Bodies, Mad Max: Fury Road) on board to star as Renfield. THR brings us the […]

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NECA Perfectly Captures Bela Lugosi’s ‘Dracula’ for Upcoming Universal Monsters Figure

NECA‘s new line of Universal Monsters action figures based on the original classics is on the way, with Frankenstein’s monster, The Wolf Man, The Mummy and Dracula confirmed. Tonight is of course Halloween Eve, and NECA has taken to social media with a special treat: our very first look at their head sculpt for the action figure of Bela Lugosi‘s […]

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NECA Teases Upcoming Bela Lugosi ‘Dracula’ Action Figure! [Image]

NECA‘s new line of Universal Monsters action figures based on the original classics is on the way, with Frankenstein’s monster, The Wolf Man, The Mummy and Dracula confirmed. The company took to Twitter last night, this week being the late Bela Lugosi‘s birthday and all, and shared the first sneak-peek preview of the upcoming Dracula action figure! The […]

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Unauthorized Terrors: A History and Defense of Horror Fan Films

From in-depth analysis to casual appreciation, there’s no wrong way to engage with art. However, some fans go the extra mile when demonstrating their love for certain franchises and characters by incorporating them into fanfiction. While these unauthorized stories are usually limited to the written word, a surprising number of die-hard fans are willing to […]

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BendyFigs Brings Universal Monsters Figures from the Parks to a Retailer Near You!

Yesterday we told you about new Universal Monsters action figures from Jada Toys, and today we learned that BendyFigs also has its own interpretations that have hit retailers across the country. I first caught wind of BendyFigs, finely crafted collectible figures from The Noble Collection, while attending this year’s Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios […]

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Jada Toys Has Their Own Line of Awesome Universal Monsters Action Figures!

There are a ton of toy companies that have released action figures based on the classic Universal Monsters and now Jada Toys is getting into the game with four brand new authentically-licensed figures of their own. The 6” figures and their packaging are modern takes on Universal Pictures’ 1930s-1950s horror characters Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster, The […]

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The Reluctant Queer at the Center of ‘Dracula’s Daughter’ [Horror Queers Podcast]

Dracula’s Daughter Said ACAB. After getting anxious with the frightening apparition in It Follows, we got campy with the much-maligned late franchise entry Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare. After that we toured the streets of Los Angeles in David Lynch’s masterpiece Mulholland Drive, but now we’re going all the way back to the ’30s to check […]

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