Tag archive for ‘Poltergeist’
By Guest Author On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

A Few Strange Things To Inquire About Before Buying A Home

There are good reasons not to buy an older house, although they may be strange reasons. For some people, the better bet is buying a new condo or having their own dream home built. For people that believe in ghosts More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Aquaman’ film gets a new writer, still set for 2018

Warner Bros has James Wan on board to direct Aquaman, the movie based on the DC superhero, and now has hired a new writers. David Leslie Johnson has been hired to write Aquaman. The news is odd since the project More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

‘Amazing Stories’ to return with Bryan Fuller in control

While The Twilight Zone and The Outer Limits aren’t getting the remake treatment NBC appears to be making a move to partner with Bryan Fuller and Amblin TV to bring back Amazing Stories, originally created by More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

New ‘Poltergeist’ poster put scary clown forward, new trailer

A new international poster for the Poltergeist reboot/sequel will send fans back to the 1980s with the creepy clown staring back. The new trailer continues to excite and terrorize in hopes to attract fans of the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, March 21st, 2015

New ‘Poltergeist’ teases creepy tree and ‘What are you afraid of’

“There are ghost stories, and then there’s Poltergeist,” the first TV spot begins, paying homage to the 1983 classic by director Tobe Hooper, which was produced by Steven Spielberg. Now filmmaker Sam Raimi More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, February 6th, 2015

First ‘Poltergeist’ trailer: plenty of scares and a creepy clown

MGM just launched the trailer for the Poltergeist remake, set with Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris and plenty of links to the Tobe Hooper, Steven Spielberg classic. The contemporary reboot is directed More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, January 24th, 2015
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Sam Rockwell details the ‘Poltergeist’ remake, not ‘Conjuring’ scary, living up to first one

While promoting his new movie, Loitering with Intent, star Sam Rockwell talked about the new Poltergeist remake even though he confesses he hasn’t seen much footage from the Gil Kenan film. “I’ve More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, October 20th, 2014

New ‘Poltergeist gets a rating, still set for 2015 summer

Back in the 1980s the  original Poltergeist was at the beginning of a ratings controversy and the new PG-13 designation. Now the 2015 “remake/reboot” has landed the same MPAA rating. Not surprising, More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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New ‘Poltergeist’ film moves to summer 2015, may still get 3-D treatment

The new Poltergeist film doesn’t sound like a remake or a sequel, but possibly a franchise reboot with Sam Raimi producing. Now Fox has announced that the horror film will be moved back on the schedule to More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Jared Harris confirms ‘Poltergeist’ remake set for 3D release

While there is no news regarding the fan favorite ’80s horror flick Poltergeist getting a remake, star Jared Harris has confirmed that is will be released in 3D. Produced by Evil Dead director Sam Raimi, More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Production ‘ends,’ FOX quiet on ‘Poltergeist’ remake with Sam Rockwell, Jared Harris, Rosemarie DeWitt

Remakes and reboots are not all finding success at the box office, so maybe Fox is trying to keep expectations low for their Poltergeist “reboot”/”remake”/”sequel.” IMDB notes More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, January 20th, 2014

‘Poltergeist’ remake set for 2015, third ‘Planet of the Apes’ film will arrive in 2016

A couple of big films from FOX officially get release dates: the Poltergeist remake and a third film in the Planet of the Apes franchise. 20th Century Fox has gone ahead and recruited Dawn of the Planet of the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, September 27th, 2013

‘Poltergeist’ remake adds Saxon Sharbino as oldest child of Bowen family

Touch actress Saxon Sharbino has joined the cast of MGM and Fox 2000’s Poltergeist remake, says The Hollywood Reporter. She will play 16-year-old Kendra Bowen, the eldest of the three Bowen children. Sharbino More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, September 5th, 2013

‘Mad Men’ star Jared Harris cast in ‘Poltergeist’ remake

MGM’s Poltergeist remake has added some more star-power to its steadily-growing cast, with Jared Harris (Mad Men, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows) joining the project. Deadline reports that Harris will More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, August 6th, 2013
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Sam Rockwell to co-star with Rosemarie DeWitt in ‘Poltergeist’ remake

Sam Rockwell is in early talks to join MGM and Fox 2000’s upcoming remake of Poltergeist, The Wrap reports. He’d join the previously announced Rosemarie DeWitt for the big screen remake. Gil Kenan (Monster More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

‘Poltergeist’ remake set to film in the fall with a 2014 release date

The remake of Poltergeist was set to begin in Toronto this September and in a June 20 press release, MGM and Fox 2000 have confirmed that they’ll co-finance the picture, and it will indeed shoot this fall. “In More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, March 7th, 2013

‘Monster House’ director, Gil Kenan joins Sam Raimi ‘Poltergeist’ remake

The Monster House director, Gil Kenan, will join producer Sam Raimi on the remake, reports Deadline. Kenan has also directed City of Ember and is currently working on developing A Giant with Lava Bear and The Henson More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 31st, 2012

Sam Raimi talks ‘Evil Dead’ and ‘Poltergeist’ remakes

While promoting his latest film, “Possession,” director Sam Raimi gave fans an update on two huge remakes in the works: “Evil Dead” and “Poltergeist.” Raimi, attached as a producer More...



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