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Cheryl Eddy Cheryl Eddy Jul 15, 2019 at 04:09.

8 Recent Horror Remakes That Don't Actually Suck

8 Recent Horror Remakes That Don't Actually Suck

We recently posted about the few good sci-fi remakes out there. Now we’re turning our attention to horror —the most remade genre, and the one with the most disappointing results. These eight remakes (all from the last 20 years) don’t best their originals, but at least most will make you shriek in terror rather than disgust.


1. The Ring (2002)

Hollywood’s frantic obsession with...

Germain Lussier Germain Lussier Jul 14, 2019 at 01:51.

Watch How Some of Suspiria's Most Disturbing Moments Came to Life

Watch How Some of <i>Suspiria's</i> Most Disturbing Moments Came to Life

We’ve already established that Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Suspiria is quite good . And maybe you’ve even had a chance to see it. Even if you haven’t, though, you can skip to some of its best, most disturbing parts thanks to a new featurette.

The clip goes through how several of Suspiria’s more violent, creepy scenes were achieved through practical effects. Mark Coulier, the prosthetic makeup...

Catie Keck Catie Keck Jul 12, 2019.

End of the Universe, Monsters of Climate Change, and Death: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

End of the Universe, Monsters of Climate Change, and Death: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

As we’re all essentially just killing time ahead of our inevitable death, Gizmodo this week explored death and deadly things in all of their various forms.

Reporting on a monster that transcends time and space , Earther explored the personification of the climate crisis. Gizmodo reported on an urban legend about human ashes being scattered around Disneyland and the special code used among...

Germain Lussier Germain Lussier Jul 12, 2019.

Fall Movie Guide: 33 Superhero, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Movies to Look Out For

Fall Movie Guide: 33 Superhero, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Movies to Look Out For

It’s that time of year. The weather gets cooler, the leaves start to change, and movie releases get just a little more adult. At least, in theory. We’ve rounded up all the movies io9 readers will want to keep an eye out for through the end of the year.

This fall, awards season blends with genre in a bunch of unique ways thanks to filmmakers like Robert Zemeckis, Damien Chazelle, and Luca...

James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Jul 12, 2019.

Even More Star Wars: Episode IX Casting Rumors

Even More <i>Star Wars: Episode IX</i> Casting Rumors
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

There are more wild rumors about Elsa’s love life in Frozen 2. Special effects legend Greg Nicotero is joining Spawn. The sequel to A Quiet Place has landed a release date. Mr. Robot is coming to an end. Plus, a new look at First Man and the return of the CW/DC superhero...

Charles Pulliam-Moore Charles Pulliam-Moore Jul 11, 2019.

The Suspiria Remake's Latest Trailer Promises a Dramatic Spin on the Horror Classic

The <i>Suspiria </i>Remake's<i> </i>Latest Trailer Promises a Dramatic Spin on the Horror Classic
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The first teaser trailer for Amazon’s upcoming remake of Dario Argento’s Suspiria left many fans of the original movie ...

James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Jul 06, 2019.

Wild Rumors About a Diablo Show Coming to Netflix

Wild Rumors About a <i>Diablo</i> Show Coming to Netflix
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

Doctor Sleep casts another major character. Venom’s Ruben Fleischer is still dancing around a potential Spider-Man appearance. Anthony Russo offers an update on where Avengers 4 is currently. Plus, tons of new Iron Fist pictures, another American Horror Story reunion,...

Cheryl Eddy Cheryl Eddy Jun 28, 2019.

Confront Your Darkest Fears and Desires at This Giallo-Themed Art Show

Confront Your Darkest Fears and Desires at This <i>Giallo</i>-Themed Art Show

If you’re a fan of Italian horror movies—specifically, the gory, titillating subgenre known as giallo—and you’re anywhere near Los Angeles in the next few weeks, you won’t want to miss a group art show titled “My Blood Runs Yellow: A Tribute to Giallos.”

What the Hell Is a Giallo Movie, and Why Should You Watch One?

Last week, Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn added 1972 giallo film What...

Julie Muncy Julie Muncy Jan 21, 2019. 16 comments

Dario Argento Was Not a Fan of the Suspiria Remake

Dario Argento Was Not a Fan of the Suspiria Remake

Last year’s Suspiria, one of the biggest horror releases of the year, was a remake of a classic 1977 horror flick by the legendary Dario Argento. As for Argento’s thoughts on the remake, directed by Luca Guadagnino? Well. Uh.

“It did not excite me,” Argento told an interviewer recently, via The Film Stage. “It betrayed the spirit of the original film: there is no fear, there is no music. The...

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Cheryl Eddy Cheryl Eddy Dec 13, 2018. 15 comments

6 Actors Who Were Double-Duty Genre Superstars in 2018

6 Actors Who Were Double-Duty Genre Superstars in 2018

It’s not unusual for popular actors to be cast in multiple movies and TV shows in a relatively short time period—but 2018 had an unusual number of performers doing double duty in notable genre projects. Here are six of our favorite ubiquitous faces this year.

1) Ann Dowd, Hereditary and The Handmaid’s Tale

A well-known character actor whose career goes back decades, Dowd’s profile has risen in...

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Julie Muncy Julie Muncy Dec 09, 2018. 3 comments

This Artist Has Turned the Movie Poster Into a Science

This Artist Has Turned the Movie Poster Into a Science

If you want to master something, do it a lot. Artist Scott Saslow took that to heart when he, a couple years ago, embarked on a project to create one movie poster a day. Now, he’s still making posters, and his work is incredible—minimal but iconic, made with a deft awareness of exactly how to translate a film into a single arresting image.

Scott Saslow was generous enough to share some of...

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Beth Elderkin Beth Elderkin Nov 02, 2018. 18 comments

The 12 Coolest Horror References We Spotted in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

The 12 Coolest Horror References We Spotted in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is a bewitching series based on a popular comic book, but it also pays homage to the horror genre as a whole. Here are a few of the best horror references we came across during the first season, as well as a few special Easter eggs from behind the scenes.

Given how much this series pays homage to classic horror, I absolutely guarantee I did not get them...

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Cheryl Eddy Cheryl Eddy Oct 26, 2018. 16 comments

A Guide to Horror Master Dario Argento, Director of the Original Suspiria

A Guide to Horror Master Dario Argento, Director of the Original Suspiria

If you live in NYC or LA, the Suspiria remake is out tomorrow; everyone else has to wait another week. But no matter where you live, Luca Guadagnino’s take on the 1977 horror classic should make you curious about the director behind the original film. And if you’re new to the gorgeously gore-streaked world of Dario Argento, we’re here to help you dive in.

Born in 1940, Argento began his...

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James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Oct 16, 2018. 24 comments

Our First Look at the Watchmen TV Show Gives Us a Whole New Mystery to Solve

Our First Look at the Watchmen TV Show Gives Us a Whole New Mystery to Solve
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

Warner Bros. is going all in on another cinematic universe. Simon Kinberg talks up the Gambit movie. Elisabeth Olsen promises more doom and gloom for Wanda and the Vision in Avengers 4. Plus, new details on what’s coming on Doctor Who, Sonequa Martin-Green on Discovery’s...

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Germain Lussier Germain Lussier Oct 11, 2018. 16 comments

The True Identity of Suspiria's Mysterious Lutz Ebersdorf Has Been Revealed

The True Identity of Suspiria's Mysterious Lutz Ebersdorf Has Been Revealed

When Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Suspiria opens October 26 , people will be talking a lot about the film’s many mysterious elements. One of them has already been put to bed, though, thanks to an article by the New York Times.

The Times spoke to both Guadagnino as well as his star Tilda Swinton to discuss the identity of Lutz Ebersdorf, a supposed first-time actor who plays Dr. Josef...

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James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Oct 10, 2018. 22 comments

More Intriguing Rumors About The Mandalorian

More Intriguing Rumors About The Mandalorian
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

Zoe Saldana offers some cryptic Avengers 4 clues. The Rock is teaming up with his Jumanji director for a wild new fantasy film on Netflix. Mädchen Amick offers a detailed take on Alice Cooper’s headspace going into Riverdale’s return. Plus, Richard Wenk on his script for...

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James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Oct 08, 2018. 21 comments

Gotham Confirms Another Major Batman Villain for Its Final Season

Gotham Confirms Another Major Batman Villain for Its Final Season
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

Janelle Monae joins Disney’s Lady and the Tramp remake. Barbara Broccoli now doesn’t see a female Bond in the future of the franchise. Production on the Monster Hunter movie has begun. Plus, more good Star Trek: Discovery news, what’s to come on Doctor Who , and new...

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James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Oct 04, 2018. 23 comments

Doom Patrol Has Found Its Final Member

Doom Patrol Has Found Its Final Member
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

James Wan won’t direct The Conjuring 3, but a familiar horror face will. Get a detailed look at Captain Marvel in new concept art. Plus, new footage from a ton of films and TV, including Robin Hood, Halloween, Supergirl, and The Walking Dead. To me, my spoilers!

Doctor...

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Germain Lussier Germain Lussier Sep 24, 2018. 4 comments

Suspiria Is a Living, Breathing Work of Art

Suspiria Is a Living, Breathing Work of Art
io9 ReviewsReviews and critical analyses of fan-favorite movies, TV shows, comics, books, and more.  

In Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Suspiria , one of the first things we see on screen is that the film is “six acts and an epilogue set in divided Berlin.” It’s an odd piece of information, but somehow perfectly sets the stage for what’s to come. You know there’s a specific structure. That...

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James Whitbrook James Whitbrook Sep 04, 2018. 23 comments

Set Pictures Give Us Our First Look at the Quirky Heroes of DC's Doom Patrol Show

Set Pictures Give Us Our First Look at the Quirky Heroes of DC's Doom Patrol Show
Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.  

A familiar face could make an appearance in Wonder Woman 1984. There’s more rumors about the villains of Spider-Man: Far From Home . Karl Urban hypes up the hypothetical Quentin Tarantino Star Trek. Plus, It: Chapter 2 set photos recreate an iconic moment from the book,...

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