Bits ‘n Bloody Pieces: Piranhaconda, Hobo, Black Death, Pirates’ Zombies

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Bits ‘n Bloody Pieces is a quick look at stuff we might have missed, viral-related promotions or items that do not necessarily warrant their own news item.

• Roger Corman’s is tinkering with Mother Nature once again. And he’s spawning a Piranhaconda! Jim Wynorski will direct (of course) and Michael Madsen and Rachel Hunter are set to star.

• The team at Mondo unveiled a new poster for Hobo With a Shotgun. That’s a taste of the gory goods below. See the whole thing right here.

• Magnet releases Chris Smith’s Black Death on DVD and Blu-Ray May 10.

• Click here for a concept art gallery features the zombies who take on Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

• The team behind Priest are heading to WonderCon next month. Paul Bettany, Karl Urban, Lily Collins, Maggie Q and director Scott Stewart will attend.

• Sources tell us a Night of the Living Dead 3D 2 is in the works.

• CinemaCoolShow has two video tributes to the works of John Carpenter and Stephen King.

• Director Michael Mann will be in attendance for a Q&A of a special Manhunter screening at the Egyptian Theater on March 19. See you there…

• A Herschel Gordon Lewis Retrospective kicks off tonight at the Anthology Film Archives.

• Brian Krause, Danielle Harris and Lance Henriksen star in Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer, hitting DVD on June 15 from Anchor Bay Entertainment.

• Brian Hallisay of the upcoming Hostel III will star in Awakening, CW’s new zombie series about two sisters at odds with one another during an undead uprising.

• Our trailer of the day: In the Mouth of Madness, arguably John Carpenter’s last great flick. Madness just hit Netflix instant!

Source: Ryan Turek, Managing Editor