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A New ‘Evil Dead’ Spinoff Movie Officially In The Works And Is Being Directed By Sébastien Vaniček

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This is exciting news for this franchise. Deadline reported that a new Evil Dead spinoff movie is being directed by Sébastien Vaniček. He was hired by Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert’s Ghost House Pictures to direct this untitled film. No possible release date or title has been released. Check out more about this untitled film below.

Movie Scene from Evil Dead Rise

According to Deadline, the film’s plot is being kept tightly under wraps. This will be the 6th film in the franchise. The last film titled, Evil Dead Rise, was released last year and was a major success. The film was both a hit with critics and the audience bringing in an 84% critic score and 76% audience score on Rotten Tomatoes. The film earned a total of $147M at the box office on a $19M Budget.

Movie Scene from Evil Dead Rise

Sébastien Vaniček made his feature directorial debut last year with Infested (Vermines) at the Venice Film Festival. The film went on to earn Best Picture and Best Director in its premiere at Fantastic Fest in North America. It also went on to earn a nomination for Best Motion Picture and won a Special Jury Prize at the Sitges Film Festival.

Official Movie Poster for Evil Dead Rise

This is great news for the next installment in the franchise. We can only imagine the amount of gore and disturbing creatures appearing in the next film. Are you excited about this news for the new film? Let us know in the comments below. Also, check out the trailer for the last film below.

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‘Kraken’: An Upcoming Horror Movie Based On The Famous Sea Monster Legend

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This famous sea legend is getting an adaptation on the big screen. The horror film Kraken, first reported by The Hollywood Reporter, is currently in development and will be based on the terrifying Scandinavian legend. It is targeting a late 2025 release and will be distributed by TrustNordisk. Check out the teaser image and more about the film below.

Teaser Image for Kraken

The film synopsis states: “At the bottom of Norway’s deepest fjord rests a mythical monster as large as a mountain, with a myriad of arms ready to crush and devour anything they can grab.” THR details that it will follow the story of “Johanne, a marine biologist who encounters several strange occurrences while researching a fjord, including the brutal deaths of two local teenagers.”

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The movie is being directed by Pål Øie, known for the horror film The Tunnel (2019). Vilde Eide wrote the script and John Einar Hagen and Einar Loftesnes are producing the film. No details were given on the casting for the film.

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THR detailed that “In Norway and Iceland, legend has it that the Kraken, a giant sea monster similar to a squid or octopus, is lurking in local seas, only to occasionally rise and go on a rampage. Kraken will be shot off the coast of Norway later this year.”

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The legend of the Kraken is one tale that is popular and known among many. This legend will be interesting to see adapted on the big screen. Are you excited about this upcoming film? Let us know in the comments below. Also, check out footage of a giant Magnapinna squid caught on camera below.

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‘Joker: Folie à Deux’: New First Look Images Showcase The Joker And Harley Quinn

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This is one of the most anticipated movies of 2024. The sequel to Joker (2019) titled Joker: Folie à Deux released new first look images showcasing both the Joker and Harley Quinn. The movie is set to debut in theaters on October 4th of this year. Check out the new images and more about the film below.

First Look Image at Joker: Folie à Deux (2024)

Very little is known about the plot except that it is going to be a musical and that it will focus on both the Joker and Harley Quinn. The movie will be directed by Todd Phillips, who directed the first film. The story is written by Paul Dini, Bill Finger, and Bob Kane. It stars actors Joaquin Phoenix, Lady Gaga, Zazie Beetz, and many more.

First Look Image at Joker: Folie à Deux (2024)

The first film titled Joker was released in 2019 and was a major hit at the box office. The film went on to make $1.074B on a $70M budget. It was also a hit among critics and audiences earning a 69% Critic and 88% Audience score on Rotten Tomatoes. It went on to win several awards including the Oscars best actor (Joaquin Phoenix) and Best Original Score (Hildur Guðnadóttir).

First Look Image at Joker: Folie à Deux (2024)

These images give us a fresh new look at the two leading characters in the film. The first teaser will be released sometime in April according to the director. Are you excited about this film, or do you think they should have left it as a standalone film? Let us know in the comments below. Also, check out the official trailer for the original film below.

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Dennis Quaid Cast as Notorious Serial Killer in Paramount+ Series ‘Happy Face’

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Fans of true crime will be excited about this news. Dennis Quaid is set to lead the cast of the upcoming Paramount+ series, ‘Happy Face.’ This series, inspired by real events, delves into the dark narrative of a notorious serial killer and the profound impact on his family, particularly his daughter.

Happy Face” is rooted in the harrowing true-life story of Melissa Moore, who discovered as a teenager that her father was the infamous serial killer dubbed “Happy Face” for the smiley faces he drew on letters that boasted of his crimes. This revelation shattered Moore’s life, leading her to change her name and keep her father’s identity a secret while he served a life sentence in prison.

Keith Hunter Jesperson, the Happy Face Killer

The series aims to explore the complex relationship between “Happy Face” (played by Quaid) and his daughter, Melissa (portrayed by Annaleigh Ashford). After years of silence, the serial killer finds a way to re-enter his daughter’s life, sparking a series of events that force Melissa to confront her father’s legacy. She embarks on a quest to determine whether an innocent man is at risk of being executed for one of her father’s crimes, all while grappling with the broader implications of her father’s actions on his victims’ families and her own sense of identity.

Happy Face” promises to be a deep dive into the psyche of a serial killer and the ripple effects of crime on family and society. The series is inspired by the podcast of the same name by iHeartMedia and Melissa Moore, and the book “Shattered Silence,” co-written by Moore and M. Bridget Cook.

The production of this eight-episode series is set to commence this spring in Vancouver, with a premiere date on Paramount+ slated for 2025. Behind the scenes, Jennifer Cacicio takes the helm as the writer, executive producer, and showrunner. The project also boasts executive production by notable names including Robert and Michelle King, Liz Glotzer, Moore herself, and Michael Showalter, who is also directing the first episode.

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