This year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego (July 17th-21st) is already looking to be quite epic, with awesome sounding panels/events for Bates Motel and Hannibal and many more, and now horror fans attending the con can count themselves even luckier, with the addition of genre fan-favorite company Scream Factory’s newly announced lineup. Read on!!
Thrilling suspense and frights in full-throttle! If your idea of fun is reliving some of the most enthralling horror cult classics, loyal fans and movie buffs will not want to miss this year’s panel event : SCREAM FACTORY™ IN THE BLOODY FLESH! on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 6:30 PM (Room 24ABC). Launched in 2012, Shout’s Scream Factory™ entertainment series, devoted to fan-favorite retro horror and sci-fi films, has taken on a life of its own. With classic titles such as They Live, The Howling and Lifeforce already out, Scream Factory™ is just the place for horror fans. Join Cliff MacMillan (Scream Factory DVD Producer) and Jeff Nelson (Scream Factory Marketing Director) as they take you behind the scenes, introduce exclusive footage, and announce future releases. Also featured is special “Scream Queen” guest actress Adrienne Barbeau (CREEPSHOW), to coincide with the collector’s edition releases of John Carpenter’s THE FOG and Wes Craven’s SWAMP THING. The panel will be moderated by Sean Clark (host, Horror’s Hallowed Grounds).
Other horror themed events/extras being brought to Comic-Con from Scream Factory, include a special screening of COCKNEYS VS. ZOMBIES, as well as a special signing by Comic Creator Len Wein(SWAMP THING, WOLVERINE) and scream queen Adrienne Barbeau.
Friday, July 19, 2013
4:30 PM- 5:30 PM Special Appearance and Signing Event with legendary comics creator Len Wein (Swamp Thing, Wolverine) and screen icon Adrienne Barbeau for signings of the latest releases from Scream Factory home entertainment series SWAMP THING Collector’s Edition and THE FOG Collector’s Edition.
6:30PM SCREAM FACTORY™ IN THE BLOODY FLESH! panel event
Location: Room 24ABC, Convention Center
Saturday, July 20, 2013
8:00 PM Special Film Screening of COCKNEYS VS. ZOMBIES
Directed by Matthias Hoene and written by James Moran
Location: Marriott Marquis Marina Ballroom D
Comic-Con International runs from July 17th-21st at the San Diego Convention Center.