Author: Jacob Dressler

Micro-budget filmmaker and lover of all things horror.

Don Mancini, creator of Child’s Play and the ongoing television series Chucky, recently spoke with us regarding the new season and how he’d like to see the brand continue going forward. Additionally, Mancini reveals that he’d love to work on the Orphan franchise – and even suggests a crossover between Esther and Chucky as a fun possibility. When asked which horror franchises he’d like to work on that aren’t related to Chucky, Mancini immediately answered Orphan. In fact, he expressed how much he loves both 2009’s Orphan and its 2021 prequel, Orphan: First Kill. And, given his familiarity with children…

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Obviously Disney didn’t always own Marvel. They purchased the comic book company and their other assets, including the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and made it their own. Nevertheless, it looks like a new Marvel comic has seemingly thrown shade at Disney in a new Thor comic book story. The shade was thrown in the #9 issue of “Immortal Thor.” The storyline takes an interesting turn, however, as it focuses on capitalism and mega-sized corporations. It doesn’t take long, then, to associate these corporations with Disney itself. As summarized by Looper: “Following an intense, lesson-filled battle with the Elder Gods, Thor heads…

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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film franchise has been largely geared towards kids. Now, however, Paramount is shaking things up by announcing a R-rated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie. The project, as shared via THR, will actually be based on a popular fan-favorite story from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics. Obviously fans are ecstatic to see this story make the leap to the big screen – especially after the success of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem. Of course, while that was a kid-friendly endeavor, this new take will adapt the story Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin.…

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The 2022 horror movie Smile was a massive success for Paramount, having earned $217.4 million on a $17 million budget. As such, a sequel to the film was inevitable. Now the first plot details for Smile 2 reveal a massive new story that immediately raises the stakes. The exciting details regarding Smile 2 were shared at CinemaCon. Audience members at the event were treated to exclusive footage from the film. As shared in a new summary of the clips, a storyline has been revealed that definitely outspans the original. Here’s what SlashFilm was able to share about the Smile 2…

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Elliot Page revealed some interesting details in his new memoir Pageboy. Specifically, Elliot Page reveals that he had sex “all the time” with his co-star from the hit film Juno. The 2007 film Juno was one of Elliot Page’s most successful early roles. He played the titular character, Juno MacGuff, whose best friend is Leah played by Olivia Thirlby. According to 36-year-old Page, it was Thirlby that he had sex with constantly at the time. As shared by People, he specifically wrote in his memoir that Thirlby, also 36-years-old, was the “first woman I had a suitably consensual sexual relationship…

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At a time when Netflix often opts to cancel their shows, fans of one particular reality series will be excited to know it has been renewed for another season. This news comes not long after its second season made it into Netflix’s Global Top 10. The reality series is part of a larger franchise. This franchise, now in its fifth installment, which includes two for the Australian series, maintains its ability to entertain audiences with its sincere examination of love and relationships within the autism spectrum community. As such, there are plenty of viewers that resonate with the material presented…

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The Blair Witch Project remains one of the most impactful found footage horror films of all-time. Now Blumhouse will collaborate with Lionsgate to create an all-new movie based on The Blair Witch Project. Additionally, it will be “the first film in a multi-picture pact with Blumhouse reimagining horror classics from the Lionsgate library.” This exciting development, as shared by Bloody-Disgusting, comes from CinemaCon. The announcement was made during the event by Adam Fogelson, chair, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, and Jason Blum, founder and CEO of Blumhouse. The outlet continues: “Blum will team with producer Roy Lee on the new Blair…

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Bruce Willis is currently retired from acting due to his ongoing medical issues. Nevertheless, he’s left behind a varied body of work that fans will continue to enjoy for years to come. One such Bruce Willis movie, a critical flop, is actually trending on Netflix. The film actually broke into the Netflix Top 10 worldwide. Interestingly, while the film was a critical flop, it might not be surprising to see it so successful on streaming. After all, with only a $20 million production budget, the film still managed to earn $247 million at the box office. One likely reason for…

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Oftentimes, it seems as though television shows are merely only canceled or renewed. Now, however, a beloved CBS show has gone through both. It’s been revealed that this CBS series has been revived for another season after previously being canceled by the network. Fans will certainly be excited. Especially because it’s been a year since the series was previously canceled and renewed for a then-final season. Interestingly, however, it looks like CBS is no longer advertising this additional season as a finale for the series. This exciting and unexpected news was shared by Deadline. Here’s what they shared about the…

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Kristin Wiig has appeared as Target’s latest spokesperson by reprising her role as the Target Lady from Saturday Night Live. The Target Lady character has been a popular role for Kristen Wiig, so many are no doubt pleased to see her back in a new series of television commercials. However, some viewers – namely fans of the music artist Prince – are upset by the newly-released Target commercial. As you can see below, the new Kristen Wiig Target commercial features a piece of Prince’s music. Specifically, it’s the song “Baby I’m a Star.” Fans have reacted negatively because they feel…

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