Horror

  • Watch: This is what Disney's 'Frozen' would look like if it was a horror movie May 10, 2014

    Disney's hit film 'Frozen' is the top-grossing animated film in box office history. The film has sold $398.4 million worth of tickets at domestic (U.S. and Canadian) theaters since opening on November 27 on the eve of the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend. 'Frozen,' inspired by 'The Snow Queen' fairytale, is the...
  • 'Oculus' movie review: Unseen terror that distorts perception April 13, 2014

    Cast: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, Katee Sackhoff Director: Mike Flanagan Do you chew your nails? Does it take you more than one effort to rip the band-aid off? Do you sometimes think you saw some stray object and then when you look again, think you were mistaken? A series of small...
  • Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine makes his silver screen debut in 'Begin Again' March 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Adam Levine is set to make his silver screen debut in John Carney's 'Begin Again'. After acting in TV show 'American Horror Story: Asylum', Levine is making his move from the rock-star stage to playing a rising rock star on the big screen in 'Begin Again', reports eonline.com. The...
  • 'Ragini MMS 2' review: It might be smarter to market this unintentionally hilarious movie as a spoof instead March 21, 2014

    'Ragini MMS 2' is less a movie and more a product. Not only does the film have no creative vision, this is a design-by-committee movie out to do one thing and one thing only - make money. Even before you see the names of the creative personnel, you see names...
  • 17 disturbing horror movies that are so creepy that you will never want to watch them again March 19, 2014

    The Exorcist is known as "one of the scariest films of all time." While many people don't debate that, what they do debate is it's watchability. Many people have said that they chose to sit through it once for curiosity, but what they saw was so terrifying they never wanted...
  • Are your neighbours blood suckers? A straight-faced Shyam Ramsay seriously discusses his vampire film 'Neighbours' March 11, 2014

    He's made 32 films in all. His first was 'Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche' and in 30 years since his first film, he is credited with bringing the horror kitsch genre to India. Fans of B-grade Indian horror hold the Ramsays in high regard, because despite poor production quality and...
  • Want to freak out your friends? Read them these 10 absolutely terrifying two-sentence horror stories. At night. March 4, 2014

    If you've ever stayed at home alone with a baby, to be woken up by its uncontrollable laughter, you will know what a moment of chill feels like. Here are 10 truly awesome albeit scary two-sentence horror stories that will give you nightmares. These are really brilliant if you want...
  • Horror films need to be respected in India: Jimmy Shergill January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill who will be seen next in horror flick 'Darr@The Mall' says this genre needs to be respected. "I am a huge fan of horror films. I enjoying watching such films especially in the night... in the dark as that is the fun part... I have loved...
  • Watch: 'Devil baby' goes on a rampage through the streets of New York January 15, 2014

    If you thought Chucky from 'Child's Play' was scary, you obviously haven't seen this 'devil baby'. The publicity team of upcoming low-budget horror flick 'Devil's Due' unleashed an animatronic 'devil baby' on the people of New York. In an attempt to generate hype about the movie, the team decided to...
  • 'Horror Story' review: It's full of scary scenes September 14, 2013

    Cast: Karan Kundra, Ravish Desai, Hasan Zaidi, Nishant Malkani, Nandini Vaid, Aparna Bajpai Director: Ayush Raina Rating: 3 out of 5 And then there were numb. Horror of horrors! Imagine a Hindi horror film, which takes no song breaks, no respite for comedy or romance ... no room for anything except the terror. 'Horror...
  • History is written by victors not losers: Vikram Bhatt September 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Vikram Bhatt feels there is more spotlight on box office records these days than on the content in films. Vikram's last release as writer-producer 'Ankur Arora Murder Case', which was about medical negligence, did not do well at the box office. "My previous film 'Ankur Arora Murder Case' was...
  • This is the right time to debut in films: Karan Kundra September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Television actor Karan Kundra, who is making his Bollywood debut with Vikram Bhatt's 'Horror Story', calls it the right time to enter filmdom. The actor also says that a certain level of "maturity" and "experience" is required for films. "For being a film actor, you need to have a certain...
  • Vikram Bhatt afraid to mingle with anyone September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt says he has no personal life and is too afraid to get into a relationship. Bhatt has reportedly dated actresses Sushmita Sen and Ameesha Patel in the past. "My life outside the screen space is full of nothing. There is no gossip, I have lived too much too...
  • Horror Story: Seven youngsters trapped inside a hotel September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt, who has been associated with many horror films in the past, says he always had the ability to scare people ever since he was a child. "Right from childhood, I used to read a lot about occult and share ghost stories when my friends or cousins...
  • Read: Horror tales of those who survived suspected gas attack in Syria August 29, 2013

    The early-morning barrage against rebel-held areas around the Syrian capital immediately seemed different this time: The rockets made a strange, whistling noise. Seconds after one hit near his home west of Damascus, Qusai Zakarya says, he couldn't breathe, and he desperately punched himself in the chest to get air. Meanwhile, in rebel-held...
  • No set formula for success in Bollywood: Karan Kundra August 24, 2013

    New Delhi: TV star Karan Kundra is making his Bollywood debut with Vikram Bhatt's 'Horror Story' and the actor says he is happy to have an unconventional film as his launch pad. Kundra, who rose to fame with romantic soap opera 'Kitani Mohobbat Hai', believes an actor should be judged...
  • Implementation of mid-day meal scheme needs to improve: PM August 15, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Thursday the implementation of the mid-day meal scheme needed to be improved to ensure that the tragedy in Bihar in which 23 school children died was not repeated "anywhere in the country". "About 11 crore children are being provided afternoon meals every day in schools...
  • Night of the Living Dead: R Madhavan to star in Hollywood horror July 28, 2013

    Mumbai: R Madhavan is the latest Bollywood actor to join the Hollywood bandwagon with producer Simon West's horror remake of 1968 film 'Night of the Living Dead'. The 3D reboot, directed by Zebediah De Soto, is a reimagining of George A Romero's hit black-and-white movie. It revolves around a group of...
  • Bihar mid day meal: Husband of cook whose kids died recounts horror July 19, 2013

    Chhapra: There's grief, anger and fear in the Chhapra district after the death of 23 children after they ate the mid day meal at their school. Those among the dead were the children of the woman who cooked that food. Recounting the horror, the husband of the cook said, "My...
  • 'American Horror Story', 'Game of Thrones' lead Emmy nominees July 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Television thriller 'American Horror Story: Asylum' and medieval fantasy 'Game of Thrones' were among the top nominees for primetime Emmy Awards on Thursday. In a new twist, online DVD and streaming service Netflix won its first Emmy nominations for political drama 'House of Cards' and comedy 'Arrested Development.' 'House...
  • Online series 'House of Cards' makes Emmy history July 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Netflix's 'House of Cards' made Emmy history Thursday with a top drama series nomination, the first time that television's top awards have recognized a program delivered online as equal in quality to the best that TV has to offer. The nomination, one of nine nods earned by the political...
  • Mid day meal: Bihar govt points out violations by Chhapra school July 18, 2013

    Patna: The Bihar government on Friday pointed out lapses on part of the school in Chhapra where 23 kids died after eating the mid day meal on Tuesday. Bihar Education Principal Secretary Amarjeet Sinha said that the investigations are on and the forensic report is expected by Friday evening. "Three specific...
  • 'Aatma' will redefine horror genre: Suparn Verma March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Suparn Verma promises that his upcoming horror film 'Aatma' will go beyond the same canned plot and will tap into the audiences' deepest fears. "I am not experimenting with 'Aatma' but redefining the genre completely. I want to set a standard. It is not tacky, I don't...
  • Bipasha: I'm becoming the face of fear on big screen February 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu, who has been part of several horror films, says she is becoming the face of fear on big screen. Bipasha has acted in Vishesh Bhatt's 'Raaz' and 'Raaz 3', Ram Gopal Varma's 'Darna Zaroori Hai', Mahesh Manjrekar's 'Rakht', among other suspense flicks, and now she...
  • Aatma: Watch Bipasha, Nawazuddin in the trailer February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Bipasha Basu has taken a liking for supernatural films. After starring in 'Raaz 3', the actress is back on the silver screen with another psychological thriller. Directed by Suparn Verma, the film also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui. ...
  • Are we going to see a Rs 100 cr horror film soon? January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The first look of Kannan Iyer's debut directorial venture Ek Thi Daayan has been revealed and the impressive star-cast of the film is on a hunt for eyeballs. Last year saw Bollywood coming up with hugely successful Raaz 3 and 1920 - Evil Returns while Bhoot Returns failed...
  • Connecticut school shooting worst day of my Presidency: Obama December 31, 2012

    As the year winds down to a close US President Barack Obama has said the school shooting at Newtown, Connecticut, was the worst day of his presidency. ...
  • India's first zombie horror film out on Feb 22 December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Rise Of The Zombie', India's first Zombie horror thriller, co-directed by Devaki Singh and Luke Kenny, will release Feb 22 next year. The film is about Neil Parker (Luke), a passionate wildlife photographer who pays more attention to wildlife than his own life. As a result, his relationship with...