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The Russo brothers want you to look hard at an incredibly vague Avengers 4 set photo. Aubrey Plaza and Bryan Tyree Henry could be joining the Child’s Play reboot. Pennywise has a close encounter with Bill Hader in new It: Chapter 2 set pictures. Plus, what’s to come on Arrow’s return and the debut of Charmed. Spoilers get!

The Walking Dead casts another important character from the comics. Guillermo del Toro promises Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark will retain the look of the book’s haunting illustrations. Tom Hardy’s in for the long haul with Venom. Plus, more Predator footage, and a lot of kneeling in prayer from Suspiria and The Nun. Spoilers, away!

Nicolas Cage discusses his role in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Jasmine’s finally going to get a solo song thanks to Disney’s live-action Aladdin, and some behind-the-scenes drama from Child’s Play. Plus, more members of DC Comics’ Secret Six may be making their way to live-action soon. Duck! Spoilers ahead!

Don’t expect one Infinity War team up to make another appearance in Spider-Man: Far From Home. The new Child’s Play movie reboot won’t feature the classic voice of Chucky. There’s more casting rumours for DC Universe’s Titans and Doom Patrol shows. Plus, updates on the Doctor Who Christmas special, and what’s to come on Cloak and Dagger. Spoilers, away!

While Awesome Games Done Quick draws the attention of hundreds of thousands of viewers, other smaller speedrunning events are held all over the world. One such event is the Australian Speedrun Marathon, which takes place this weekend at PAX Australia.

Freddy Krueger's been dormant since the 2010 Nightmare on Elm Street remake. The 13th Friday the 13th film appears to be on hold indefinitely. The upcoming Halloween do-over sounds promising -- but that won't be in theatres for at least a year. But guess which 1980s slasher villain's got a brand-new movie out? Hint: he's the shortest one.

Video: If you're a fan of Stranger Things and 1980s horror movies -- and there's a lot of crossover there anyway -- you gotta stop what you're doing right now and watch Slasher Things. This fan-made delight inserts all the big slasher villains (and some cult favourites, too) into the show's "Thriller" trailer, and it is perfect.

Monsters lurk everywhere in pop culture -- novels, comic books, TV shows, urban legends -- but today, we're focusing on killers who were born in the movies. For this io9 guide, we picked cinema's biggest, most evil slasher-movie baddies... plus a few cult favourites, too.