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AFI Night at the Movies Returns
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 564 Days Ago. | No Comments
After a five year hiatus, AFI proves that you can’t keep a good fan event down.  On April 24th, AFI will present the return of “Night at the Movies.” This is a one-night-only event in Hollywood, California where AFI will showcase 12 movies in one night and have a star from each film come out [...]

Hero Complex Announces Festival Lineup
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 565 Days Ago. | No Comments
The Los Angeles Times has just announced their lineup for this year’s Hero Complex Film Festival and it’s sure to please horror fans. This year the festival will run from May 10th to the 12th at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California.  The first day will include a double feature of They Live and Halloween along with an appearance by [...]

The Philip K. Dick International Film Festival Is Open for Submissions
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 565 Days Ago. | No Comments
The Philip K. Dick International Film Festival of Science Fiction, Fantastic Film, Science and the Supernatural is back for another year, and they have just opened their doors for all you aspiring filmmakers out there. So, if you guys have something that is a little different, be  it a film, trailer, web-series or even a documentary, [...]

Interview: Creators of Days of the Dead Convention
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 580 Days Ago. | No Comments
I’m sure most of us would agree that Horror Conventions are AWESOME.  You get to mingle with fellow horror nerds, get autographs, see kick ass costumes and spend lots and lots of money on wicked merchandise. But how many of us stop to think about the man behind the curtain?  Who is running this show [...]

Tribeca Film Festival 2013 Horror Films Announced
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 597 Days Ago. | No Comments
When the Tribeca Film Festival opens it’s doors on April 17th, it’ll be celebrating it’s twelfth year in operation.  Among the many films that’ll be making their debut at the festival, we’ve learned that seven horror films will be playing during their “Midnight Section.”  Four of which will be making their world premiere.  Director Marina [...]

DEDfest Gets in the Christmas Spirit with Silent Night & Breaking Santa
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 683 Days Ago. | No Comments
With Christmas literally just around the corner it sadly appears as if horror is dwindling away for the year, but it has gone in to hibernation just yet as some of us will always bring the horror no matter what the season and what better way to celebrate Christmas than with some killer Santa themed [...]

First Details for the 2013 Horror-on-Sea Film Festival
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 691 Days Ago. | No Comments
Unfortunately when it comes to living in the UK the weather is, well, pretty dire to say the least. But with that it makes the perfect setting for a night or in this instance a weekend of horror frights! From the heart England in Southend-on-Sea comes the horror film festival, Horror-on-Sea, and we have the first [...]

The Blood in the Snow Canadian Film Festival Announces Its Line-up
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 703 Days Ago. | No Comments
Over the past few years, Canada has been a major player in horror films, I mean, look at the likes of the Soska sisters with their most recent flick American Mary, and then there is Jason Eisener with the totally awesome Hobo With a Shotgun, and of course, who can forget Astron-6 with the likes [...]

Mondo Does John Carpenter’s Halloween – Posters Inside
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 744 Days Ago. | No Comments
For those of you who will be attending this years Debra Hill Film Festival, will be in for one very special treat indeed. In addition to having John Carpenter in attendance (VIPs get a Meet & Greet), all attendees will receive an awesome piece of Halloween artwork courtesy of Mondo, which you can view below thanks to /Film, [...]

John Carpenter to Receive Career Achievement Award at This Year’s Screamfest
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 747 Days Ago. | No Comments
I’m almost certain John Carpenter needs no introduction, he is the one of the “masters of horror”, he ushered in a legacy which has lasted some 30+ years with Michael Myers and Halloween, and he continues to scare audiences around the world. The dude, has made a slew of films, and while some may have missed the mark, [...]

Torture Chamber Release and Alice Remake News
Written by Goon, Posted 759 Days Ago. | No Comments
All of Dante Tomaselli’s films have a real nightmare quality to them. His next project, Torture Chamber, has finally been finished and it will premiere at this year’s Sitges festival in Spain, screening on Wednesday, October 10. according to Fangoria. Of course when one project ends another begins. Tomaselli will start work on his long [...]

Fantastic Fest Announces Final Wave of Films
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 773 Days Ago. | No Comments
I think the guys over at Fantastic Fest have totally outdone themselves this year. If you can make it to the festival from September 20th -27th, then you will be in for one heck of an awesome time. Right now I am totally envious of my American friends, but for those that do go I [...]

Toronto After Dark Film Festival Announces the First Ten Films!
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 786 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Yes folks, its that wonderful time of year again when the ever awesome Toronto After Dark Film Festival is nearly upon us, and it looks as if they are continuing the outstanding trend of delivering us some awesome genre fare. Below we have the first ten films announced and they are simply awesome, if this [...]

UK’s Horror Channel Announces FrightFest 2012 International Short Film Lineup
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 826 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Its almost that time of year again where horror invades London via the ever awesome film festival FrightFest. And the lineup is shaping up to be absolutely killer, what with screenings of the Soska sisters’ American Mary, V/H/S, [REC] 3 and the Cabal Cut of Nightbreed just to name a small fraction. This is one [...]

Experience Indie Horror at the Cochise Film Festival
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 834 Days Ago. | No Comments
We here absolutely love independent cinema. A place where there are no rules and creativity runs rampant. Without the guys rocking the indie scene, horror would be in a rut, but thankfully they are fighting from within the trenches to give us some truly unique and often controversial films. So what better place to showcase the [...]

Horror-on-Sea Are Seeking Feature Length Horror Films
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 842 Days Ago. | No Comments
There’s a new horror film festival afloat, and this one sounds pretty damn killer. Not to gloat too much, but the UK is a breading ground for horror films, yes we have had a fair few stinkers, but the majority of the time we produce gritty and in your face horror flicks. So with that, [...]

Viscera Film Festival 2012 Official Selections
Written by MovieMaven, Posted 889 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
The Viscera Organization is pleased to announce that the official selections have been made for the 2012 Viscera Film Festival Carpet Ceremony and Tour.  Featuring the best new short horror films by women, the Viscera Film Festival’s carpet ceremony is taking place on July 7th at the American Cinematheque’s Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, CA. A [...]

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2011 Tickets & Films
Written by TheM, Posted 1146 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
I am not exactly sure why we don’t get updates anymore but once again the Toronto After Dark Film Festival has arrived and for some wierd reason once again nobody told us. I think it must be because I am kind of bitey in social environments and may have eaten one of the projectionists in [...]

Suspiria 35th Anniversary Reunion At Shock Stock 2012
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 1153 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Are you a fan of, Dario Argento’s Suspiria? Live in Ontario, Canada? If you answered yes to both of these questions. Boy, do I have an event for you! Now, if you live in Canada, then I’m sure the horror convention, Shock Stock is nothing new to you, but if you have not heard of [...]

Visit The Munster Mansion This October
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 1159 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Who doesn’t want to visit The Munster Mansion? I would jump at the opportunity if I could, unfortunately its a bit of a swim for me. But, for those of you in the States, boy, are you in for a treat. First things first, thanks to DreadCentral for the heads up and this isn’t the original Munster [...]