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The Walking Dead:Wolves Not Far at Universal Studios

Fans of THE WALKING DEAD can experience their favorite moments from Season 5 – live! – at Universal Studios Hollywood, where the annual Halloween Horror Nights is running from now through November 1, on weekends and some weekdays. Check out the video.

Video Tribute to Universal’s House of Horrors

Courtesy of Hollywood Gothique, here is a video tribute to the House of Horrors at Universal Studios Hollywood. This year-round attraction served double duty during Universal’s annual Halloween Horror Nights, providing a home for classic creatures from the studios’ old horror movies: Frankenstein, the Mummy, the Wolf Man, etc.
Unfortunately, House of Horrors closed after Halloween [...]

Horror movies come to life at Universal Studios's Halloween Horror Nights

Horror movies come to life at Universal Studios’s Halloween Horror Nights

If you want to see your favorite horror movies come to life, and you reside anywhere near Los Angeles, California or Orlando, Florida, you nightmare has come true! Just hurry over to either city’s Universal Studios tour, where you will find Halloween Horror Nights in full swing.
Our sister site, Hollywood Gothique, offers this impression of [...]

Here’s What’s Going On 07/02/2013: Universal to Offer Real CABIN IN THE WOODS

Writer/Director Drew Godard to adapt horror satire for Halloween Horror Nights… JACOB’S LADDER being climbed once more… A bonding experience doesn’t go quite as planned in BEST FRIENDS FOREVER…

From the luxurious Cinefantastique Online studios in NYC, Dan Persons brings you up-to-date on what’s happening in the world of fantastic film & TV.

FRANKENWEENIE: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 3:40

FRANKENWEENIE: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 3:40

FRANKENWEENIE is about resurrections in more ways than one. While the 3D, stop-motion animated tale, in glorious black and white, centers on a young Victor Frankenstein (here a (relatively) normal suburban kid rather than a deluded doctor) jolting his beloved dog Sparky back to life after a tragic car accident, with serious repercussions when his [...]

Universal Studios brings movie monsters to life at Halloween Horror Nights 2012

Universal Studios brings movie monsters to life at Halloween Horror Nights 2012

Universal Studios in Hollywood is the home of Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Wolf Man, so it is no surprise that its annual Halloween Horror Nights is loaded with movie monsters, both new and old. For Halloween 2012, Universal’s rogue’s gallery of creepy creatures is aided and abetted by ghouls and fiends from THE WALKING DEAD, [...]

Walking Dead will invade Universal Studios for Halloween 2012

Walking Dead will invade Universal Studios for Halloween 2012

Back in the 1930s, during the early days of sound film-making, Universal Studios was responsible for the first great wave of classic monster movies. So it is only appropriate that Universal presents an annual Halloween event that brings movie monsters to life: Halloween Horror Nights, to be exact. Last week, Universal provided a preview of [...]

'Dark Tower' Not Dead Yet?

‘Dark Tower’ Not Dead Yet?

Ron Howard’s version of Steven King’s THE DARK TOWER may yet see the light of day.

Let the Haunts Commence & Droids in the Hood: CFQ’s Black Hole Ultra-Lounge 2:38.2

Let the Haunts Commence & Droids in the Hood: CFQ’s Black Hole Ultra-Lounge 2:38.2

Following their discussion of DREAM HOUSE, Steve Biodrowski and Dan Persons took a few minutes to discuss this year’s Halloween haunt at the Universal Studios theme park and the upcoming, STAR WARS-themed photo book, Dark Lens. Also, Dan sends a personal greeting to one of our far-flung listeners.
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Halloween Horror Nights: Red Carpet Celebrity Interviews

Halloween Horror Nights: Red Carpet Celebrity Interviews

Unlike other Halloween attractions, Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights is closely tied in with the horror film genre – perfectly appropriate for company created such classics as DRACULA, FRANKENSTEIN, and THE WOLF MAN. Each Halloween season – which, for the major theme park events, launches in September – Universal offers mazes and monsters inspired by [...]