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Director David F. Sandberg Release A Video Diary About ‘Directing Annabelle: Creation’

With Annabelle: Creation tearing up the box office and the horror community pretty much universally singing the film’s praise- I found the following series of videos – posted by director David F. Sandberg to be of a high interest.  Informational, entertaining and an amazing behind the scenes look at one of the best horror films […]

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[Podcast] Annabelle: Creation – Episode 228 – Horror News Radio

The Grue-Crew hug their dollies tight as they witness Annabelle: Creation.  Dave launches into the Horror News of the Week with the first trailer for mother!, whispers of a Hannibal TV revival, and plans for The Munsters returning to NBC.  Closing out the show Thomas challenges The Black Saint to a double round of Stump the Saint! As […]

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[Review] Annabelle: Creation (2017) – by Doc Rotten

Doc Rotten joins Dave Dreher to review Annabelle: Creation (2017) the fourth in a series of films establishing The Conjuring Universe. The film is directed by David F. Sandberg and features Stephanie Sigman, Miranda Otto, Anthony LaPaglia, Lulu Wilson, Talitha Bateman, Kerry O’Malley, Philippa Coulthard, Grace Fulton, and Samara Lee. Much like Ouija: Origin of […]

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“Annabelle: Creation”: Trailer Drops for the Prequel to Spin-off of “The Conjuring”

Here is the first trailer for Annabelle: Creation, the prequel of Annabelle (2014) which itself is a spin-off of The Conjuring (2013). It looks to be an origin story for the creepy doll featured in Annabelle. It is directed by David F. Sandberg, who directed last year’s hit Lights Out (2016), and stars Miranda Otto, Stephanie Sigman, Anthony LaPaglia, and […]

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“Lights Out” (2016): Summer Horror Escapism at Its Best

The latest theatrical horror offering, Lights Out, beats the Summer heat serving up a cooler of chills, thrills and jump scares galore. Screenwriter Eric Heisserer weaves a simple but intriguing story out of director David F. Sandberg’s viral short film of the same name. The concept is simple, the monster hides in the shadows and […]