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…


Screenwriter Albert Torres has come on board to re-write the script for feature film adaptation of the Dark Horse graphic novel, The Strange Case of Hyde, one of his representatives has told TheWrap. Torres is currently rewriting the script for the long-awaited Akira adaptation.

Check out this international poster for American Mary. (Bloody Disgusting)

It looks like James Wan will have not one, but two horror films released next summer. Insidious Chapter 2 is getting the fast track with an August 30th, 2013 release date. (Bloody Disgusting)

Indie horror favorites Lucky McKee (May, The Woman) and Chris Sivertson (The Lost) are set to co-direct a horror film with the irresistible title All Cheerleaders Die. Casting has begun. (Variety)

Thanks to Twitch, here’s some footage to the long-awaited Korean film, The Host 2.

Paramount Pictures has set Oct. 25, 2013, as the release date for the next Paranormal Activity movie, the fifth installment in the popular found-footage horror series. Yay! (Hollywood Reporter)

Bad news for Machete Kills. It looks like the producers at Overnight Productions are suing to keep this film from being released. Yikes! (Deadline)

For those looking to see Silent Night in theaters starting November 30, here’s the list of screening locations. (Daily Dead)

Check out the official Brown Band trailer for Thankskilling 3.

Currently slated for production in 2013, Bloody Disgusting has your exclusive first look at the teaser for Dark Hollow, Raven Banner’s latest production that’s to be directed by The Devil’s Rock‘s Paul Campion. This is my favorite Brian Keene novel, so needless to say, this trailer has me thrilled.

ET Canada stopped by the set of Horns, the Alex Aja adaptation starring Daniel Radcliffe and adapted from the novel by Joe Hill. Check out the behind the scenes footage. (Shock Till You Drop)


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Author: Lucas Mangum

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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