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Friday Sep 12 | IGN

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: "A Chinatown Ghost Story" Review

Note: This week's episode of TMNT is available to watch on Nick.com , in addition to the broadcast premiere tonight at 8pm ET/PT. After a months-long hiatus, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles finally returned to Nickelodeon for the final four episodes of Season 2, starting with this week's "A Chinatown Ghost Story."

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Related Topix: Animated TV, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, James Hong, Supernatural

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Halloween 2014: Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando

Halloween is coming to Universal Orlando in more ways than one. The Florida theme park famous for bringing movies to life is giving guests even more to scream about at its 24th annual Halloween Horror Night event, which takes place inside of the Universal Studios theme park.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween, Universal Studios

The Escapist

Guy Cry Cinema: 5 Reasons Why John Carpenter Horror Classic The Thing Makes Guys Cry

Just because a movie's manly doesn't mean you won't be shedding any tears, as you'll find out if you watch 1892 horror flick The Thing . The goal of this series is to show that being "manly" and being disconnected with your emotions do not necessarily go hand-in-hand.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Business Journal

William Shatner's Halloween Horror Nights debut, sort of

Michael Myers of the Halloween movie franchise will join the cast of Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 24. The mask is based on the original movie prop, which is actually a Captain Kirk mask. Director John Carpenter 's classic film about a boy and his butcher knife is faithfully recreated as one of the haunted houses at Halloween Horror Nights 24, which runs Sept.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween

Fri Sep 05, 2014

FANGORIA

Beyond Fest 2014 Unveils Lineup of Fest Hits and Special Repertory Engagements

HALLOWEEN in 4K, with John Carpenter and Jamie Lee. THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE, with a live re-score from Umberto and Giallo Disco's Antoni Maiovvi.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Arts, Cinema

Thu Sep 04, 2014

/film

Beyond Fest 2014 Features 'Starry Eyes,' 'Nightcrawler' and...

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Related Topix: Email Spam, Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween, Comedy Movies, Fight Club, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Examiner.com

'Sons of Anarchy's' Charlie Hunnam up for lead in 'Escape from New York' reboot

Last week we learned that "Sons of Anarchy" star Charlie Hunnam was being considered for the lead in a 6-picture deal about the legend of King Arthur and now we hear he's wanted for the " Escape from New York " reboot.

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Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Charlie Hunnam, Dan Stevens, Blues, Celebrities, Kurt Russell, Prison

DreadCentrol.com

New Halloween Poster Arrives in Time to Trick 'r Treat

Michael Dougherty's cult classic Trick 'r Treat holds a very special place in the hearts of horror fans.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween

Mon Sep 01, 2014

NME

Dan Stevens rumoured for 'Escape from New York' reboot

Downton Abbey' s Dan Stevens has been eyed for a lead role in a reboot of John Carpenter's 1981 sci-fi classic Escape from New York .

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Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Dan Stevens, Blues, Charlie Hunnam, Celebrities, Kurt Russell

Sun Aug 31, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

'The Strain' Episode 8, 'Creatures of the Night': TV Recap

"The Strain" evoked not only the painted princes of arena rock this week, but also John Carpenter's "Assault on Precinct 13," along with pretty much any other classic "siege" movie.

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Related Topix: The Strain, Entertainment, Television, Thriller, Crime Movies, Assault on Precinct 13, Action Movies, Advertising

Cinema Blend News

One Of These 3 Actors Could Be The Escape From New York Remake's Snake Plissken

It was more than seven years ago that we first learned Hollywood was planning a remake of John Carpenter's classic action film Escape From New York , and while we've heard regular updates over the years, the reality is that the project has never been able to budge out of development hell.

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Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, us Travel, Travel, Pacific Rim, Charlie Hunnam

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Forever Geek

80s Horror FX Guys: The 5 Best, And Their Masterpieces

The 80s Horror FX guys were the best around. Now that we've largely moved on to CGI, even for blood and guts, it seems the Golden Age is over and it's not coming back.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Pumpkinhead, Drama Movies, Thriller, Day of the Dead, Science Fiction Movies, Action Movies, Dawn of the Dead, George A. Romero, The Fog, Mystery Movies

Thu Aug 28, 2014

DreadCentrol.com

New Poster Asks Why Horror?

Longtime fan Tal Zimerman's new documentary Why Horror? has gotten itself a rather sexy new one-sheet featuring artwork by acclaimed horror artist Gary Pullin.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Horror Movies, Halloween

Wed Aug 27, 2014

USA Today

10Best Reveal: Classic thriller "Halloween" coming to Universal

Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1pjKyNU The classic horror film 'Halloween' joins an all-star horror lineup at Universal Orlando's 2014 edition of Halloween Horror Nights.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween

The Orlando Sentinel

Universal Studios: 'Halloween' house rounds off Halloween Horror Nights lineup

The 1978 slasher film, directed by John Carpenter, will be the basis of a haunted house at this year's Horror Nights, Universal Orlando said late Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Halloween, Universal Studios, Travel

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Movie Review: 'The Vineyard' (1989)-Netflix streaming roulette

This is the eleventh in a series of ' Netflix streaming roulette ' reviews. Austin horror examiner Michael Taylor reviews the first horror movie off 'Netflix' streaming that he's never seen before.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, James Hong, Wine, Drink

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