Horror Channel Celebrates John Carpenter in June

Horror Channel has a treat this June as Saturday nights are to be dedicated to the legendary John Carpenter with a host of classic movies being screened. Starting on June 2nd, there’s The Fog (1980), the atmospheric chiller that reunited the Horror Master with Jamie Lee Curtis and brought in her mother Janet Leigh as … Continued

Johannes Roberts Keen on Helming CHRISTINE Remake

One of the most promising horror directors of the past few years has been Johannes Roberts, and now there’s some news on one potential new project for the Brit. While promoting the hotly-anticipated The Strangers: Prey at Night, Roberts was asked about the work of John Carpenter. Having cited Carpenter’s beloved The Fog as a … Continued

Will Patton Joins October’s HALLOWEEN Return

With October’s return for the Halloween franchise now in production, the film has moved to bring in another new cast addition. As per Bloody-Disgusting, Will Patton has joined the film as a cop who’ll be going up against the infamous Michael Myers. Patton is likely best known to genre fans for the likes of The … Continued

Several More Confirmed for This Year’s HALLOWEEN

One of the most hotly-anticipated films of 2018 for many horror hounds is the return of the Halloween franchise. With several key players long announced for The Shape’s ominous return, there’s now been a whole bunch of other cast members revealed. As per Bloody-Disgusting, Marvel’s Runaways’ Virginia Gardner, Mozart in the Jungle’s Miles Robbins, Mudbound’s … Continued

Original Michael Myers Returning for the HALLOWEEN Relaunch

Here at Moonbase Alpha, we’re all hugely looking forward to the return of the famed Shape in next October’s Halloween relaunch. And now, adding further to making the picture feel much like John Carpenter’s iconic 1978 original picture, is that the original Michael Myers will be returning to the fold. As per Bloody Disgusting, Nick … Continued

ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK Reboot Gets the Carpenter Seal of Approval

It’s been a fair while since we’ve heard anything on the long-gestating Escape from New York redo – something that had many longtime fans hoping that the project had been completely scrapped – but now comes word that the iconic John Carpenter has given the proverbial thumbs up to the screenplay now in place for … Continued

New HALLOWEEN Movie to Start Filming in January

One of the most hotly-anticipated film of 2018 for many genre fans is the Halloween reboot that John Carpenter is overseeing. While the buzz is largely positive around the project, it has now hit a small snag in terms of its shooting schedule. Previously, the plan was for the movie to start filming last month. … Continued