‘Honeyspider’ Wins Best Horror Film At Mad Monster Party

Filmed in and around Hillsborough, North Carolina, the Halloween themed independent movie Honeyspider was awarded the top prize of “Best Horror” at the Mad Monster Party Film Festival this past weekend in Charlotte.

'Honeyspider' writer Kenny Caperton accepted the Best Horror award at the Mad Monster Party Film Festival in Charlotte, North Carolina, March 27-29, 2015. (photo by Matt Artz for HalloweenDailyNews.com)

‘Honeyspider’ writer Kenny Caperton accepted the Best Horror award at the Mad Monster Party Film Festival in Charlotte, North Carolina, March 27-29, 2015. (photo by Matt Artz for HalloweenDailyNews.com)

The 4th Annual Mad Monster Party horror and pop culture convention returned to Charlotte, North Carolina March 27-29 with another killer lineup of genre favorites, including Batman and Robin icons Adam West and Burt Ward, as well as Tobin Bell (Saw), Danny Trejo (Machete), Gunnar Hansen (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), and many more.

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EUE Screen Gems Resumes Studio Tours

EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington announced last week that tours have resumed at its production complex.

Public tours of EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington, North Carolina have resumed.

Public tours of EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington, North Carolina have resumed.

Guests will get an insider’s look at the largest studio complex east of California and experience the rich history of EUE/Screen Gems and the films and television shows produced at the facility over the last three decades. Attendees will walk the 10-stage working lot and go behind the scenes of the CBS series Under the Dome. The diner, a centerpiece for the show’s activity, is a favorite part of the tour.

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‘Masterminds’ Debuts Hilarious First Teaser Trailer

Filmed in and around Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina and based on a true story that actually happened in Charlotte, the first official teaser for the Zach Galifianakis comedy Masterminds has arrived and it looks pretty hilarious.

Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig star in 'Masterminds', filmed in western North Carolina.

Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig star in ‘Masterminds’, filmed in western North Carolina.

Also starring Owen Wilson (Wedding Crashers), Kirsten Wiig (Bridesmaids), and Jason Sudeikis (We’re the Millers), you can watch the first teaser for Masterminds in the player below, and then scroll down to view the poster, and let us know what you think in the comments!

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Mad Monster Party Convention Returns To Charlotte

The 4th Annual Mad Monster Party horror and pop culture convention returns to Charlotte, North Carolina this weekend with another killer lineup of genre favorites, including Batman and Robin icons Adam West and Burt Ward, as well as Tobin Bell (Saw), Danny Trejo (Machete), Gunnar Hansen (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), and Peter Chriss of Kiss, along with many more.

Adam West and Burt Ward are coming the 4th Annual Mad Monster Party Horror Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, March 27-29, 2015.

The 4th annual Mad Monster Party horror convention returns to the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina this weekend, March 27-29. Read on for the complete guest list and schedule of events!

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‘Paper Towns’ First Official Trailer, Poster Revealed

Filmed partially in and around Concord and Charlotte, North Carolina, the first official trailer for the romantic drama Paper Towns has come online today.

'Papertowns' was filmed in part in and around Concord and Charlotte, North Carolina.

‘Paper Towns’ was filmed in part in and around Concord and Charlotte, North Carolina.

20th Century Fox has revealed the first trailer along with the above still for Paper Towns, based on the novel by The Fault in Our Stars author John Green and starring Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne (pictured above). Check it out the trailer in the player below, and then give us your thoughts in the comments!

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‘Max’ Debuts Inspirational First Trailer, Poster

MGM Studios, Sunswept Entertainment and Picture 8 Productions has just released the first official trailer and poster for the a new family movie Max, filmed in and around Charlotte, Asheville, Kings Mountain, Elkin, Faith, Gastonia, and Cedar Mountain, North Carolina, which is inspired by a true story. 

'Max', filmed in Charlotte, North Carolina

Check out the trailer in the player below, and then give us your thoughts in the comments!

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Kate Mara Will Be Taken ‘Captive’ This September

Filmed in and around Charlotte, North Carolina in late 2013, the true-story thriller Captive, starring David Oyelow (Selma) and Kate Mara (House of Cards, Fantastic Four), has been picked up by Paramount Pictures and now has a release date.

Kate Mara stars in 'Captive', filmed in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Kate Mara stars in ‘Captive’, filmed in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Paramount Pictures acquired worldwide rights and will release the film, from director Jerry Jameson, on September 18, 2015, according to THR.

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‘Under The Dome’ Season 3 Premiere Date, Cast Addition Revealed

The hit CBS drama Under the Dome, filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, will return this June on a new night with at least one new cast member for Season 3.

'Under the Dome' will film Season 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina.

CBS announced last week that Season 3 of Under the Dome will kick off on the show’s new night, Tuesday, June 25, with a two-hour season premiere starting at 9pm, and will settle into its new Tuesday at 10pm slot on July 2. 

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‘Dirty Dancing’ TV Remake Returning To North Carolina

The 1987 classic Dirty Dancing is coming to TV for a new reboot of the franchise, but the good news is that production is expected to return to the Lake Lure area of North Carolina, where the original movie was also filmed.

Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey on the NC set of 'Dirty Dancing' (1987).

Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey on the NC set of ‘Dirty Dancing’ (1987).

The Wilmywood Daily reports that filming could begin as early as April 6 and run through May 28 in the Ashville area, with production offices opening in March.

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‘The Longest Ride’ Debuts Steamy New Trailer

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we have a brand new official trailer for the movie adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks romance The Longest Ride, filmed in and around Wilmington, Winston-Salem, and Jacksonville, North Carolina.

Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson star in 'The Longest Ride'.

Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson star in ‘The Longest Ride’.

Starring Britt Robertson (Under the Dome), Scott Eastwood (Texas Chainsaw 3D), Alan Alda (MASH), and Oona Chaplin (Game of Thrones), you can watch the new Valentine’s Day trailer in the player below, and then be sure to give us your thoughts in the comments!

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