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Ringu Tops Asian Horror Film Poll

Cult Japanese film RINGU has topped a new poll to find the best Asian horror film ever made. The 1998 HIDEO NAKATA chiller, which was remade for US audiences as THE RING in...

Watts Glad To Skip Auditions

NAOMI WATTS is eternally grateful to the surprise box office success of horror re-make THE RING, because her newfound star status means she can bypass the cut-throat Hollywood auditioning process. Since the American adaptation...

Nakata Plans Rings Prequel

THE RING TWO director HIDEO NAKATA is planning a prequel to the hit horror movies after watching the sequel crash into the top of the American box office charts. The sequel scorched the opposition,...

The Ring Sequel Pushed Back

The sequel to cult horror film THE RING has been pushed back dues to production delays. The film was due to open this November (04) but has been pushed back due to the conflicting...

Spacek Returns To Horror

CARRIE legend SISSY SPACEK is returning to the horror genre - by taking a starring role in sequel THE RING 2. OSCAR winner Spacek, 54, will join Australian actress NAOMI WATTS and LA CONFIDENTIAL...

The Ring Returns To It's Master

Horror sequel THE RING 2 will be directed by the directed by the film-maker who made the original Japanese film. HIDEO NAKATA's 1998 spine-chiller RINGU was remade by Hollywood in 2002, starring OSCAR nominee...

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Filmmaker Wes Craven Dies Aged 76

Filmmaker Wes Craven Dies Aged 76

Filmmaker Wes Craven has died at the age of 76, his family has announced. With a career spanning over 40 years, Craven was one of the most prolific...

Youth - Trailer

Youth - Trailer

Set in the beautiful Swiss Alps, Youth sees Michael Caine & Harvey Keitel in a fine piece of work.

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

This biopic gallops through the career of groundbreaking gangsta rappers N.W.A, working its way through a checklist of the major events.