Features — 07 June 2012 » Written by
Lucas Mangum’s Horror Corner: MAY 27 – June 2

Lucas Mangum’s Horror Corner is a weekly roundup of recent horror-related posts from around the web; a handy guide to the notable horror happenings of the past week.  Enjoy…

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Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright spoke with Empire about the upcoming apocalyptic sci-fi film, World’s End. I just finished a week-long Spaced marathon, which just put me on a huge Wright and Pegg kick. So, so excited for this film.

Variety confirmed the rumors that Eli Roth’s forthcoming film The Green Inferno will be in the cannibal subgenre, harkening back to such gruesome classics as Cannibal Holocaust and Cannibal Ferox.

Fangoria spoke with scream queen Debbie Rochon about her upcoming directorial debut, Model Hunger.

Legendary guitarist Slash spoke with Fuse about his upcoming horror project, Nothing to Fear. This ought to be interesting, to say the least.

Dread Central showed us the teaser for the strange and wonderful-looking indie film, Noirland.

Tom Six teased fans with details of the upcoming Human Centipede 3. He promises that all will be revealed.

Dread Central listed their top 13 animal attack movies in honor of the release of Piranha 3DD. Do you agree?

Dread Central interviewed Xavier Samuel, star of The Loved Ones.

Shock Till You Drop interviewed Charlize Theron about Prometheus.

The long-awaited sequel to the Troma classic, The Class of Nuke ‘em High has just started casting. This is said to be directed by Lloyd Kaufman himself and is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. (Shock Till You Drop)

There were rumors of Morgan Creek planning an adaptation of The Exorcist, but William Peter Blatty himself shot them down in an interview with Bleeding Cool. Apparently he and William Friedkin have their own plans for the property.

Zach Gilligan of Gremlins and Waxwork fame joins the ever-growing cast of cult horror icons in Hatchet 3. (Hollywood Reporter)

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Lucas Mangum is an author from Bucks County, Pennsylvania. His flash fiction has been published in Death Head Grin, MicroHorror, and his short story "Goblins" is available as an ebook. He also hosts the bi-monthly Awesome Reading Fests in Doylestown. Read his blog, The Dark Dimensions, or follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

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