Event Report: Universal’s HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS

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Editor’s Note: Part One of this two-parter is available to read exclusively over at Nightmarish Conjurings, so go read it, then check this beast out!-Jerry It’s that time of year again, when the sound of chainsaws and screaming guests is music to our ears.  As Halloween approaches, one of California’s biggest events, Halloween Horror Nights […]

Colorado’s TELLURIDE HORROR SHOW Announces First Wave of Titles, Guests; All Going Down This October!!

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Colorado’s Telluride Horror Show (running October 14-16) has quickly become one of the year’s most loved film festivals, and it seems like that tradition is set to continue, with the announcement of this year’s first wave of films and guests. Films like Richard Bates, Jr.’s festival darling TRASH FIRE, the AWESOME ANOTHER EVIL (review) and […]

Toho’s SHIN GODZILLA set to Demolish North America For A Week This October; Running in 440+ Theaters

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While we’re waiting for the next film in the U.S. version of the GODZILLA series to be come our way, general Kaiju lovers can now celebrate, with the announcement that Toho’s SHIN GODZILLA is not only hitting North American for a solid week, but that it’s set to play on over 440 screens!  Personally, I […]

Interviews: Five Years & Under Film Festivals Across the United States (Part 2)

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The first five years of any film festival is so crucial for variety of reasons. Developing a reputation for the event, staff, and organizers. The foundation of technology and promotion for the film festival. The dynamic of a home for the film festival within a city and venue. The focus of the film selections (short […]

Prom-Themed 40th Anniversary CARRIE Reunion/Charity Event Heading to LA’s Ace Hotel; October 14th Sees Reunion/Screening

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With Scream Factory’s upcoming 40th Anniversary Bluray release of Brian de Palma’s 1976 classic CARRIE on its way, what better way to not only celebrate the release, the legacy and the film that brought so many of us into either discovering or rediscovering the work of Stephen King, than with an all out 40th Anniversary […]

SCREAMFEST 2016 Announces First Wave of Titles; Richard Bates, Jr., Xavier Gens Highlight Announcement

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It kind of goes without saying but LA’s annual Screamfest is one of our favorite events of the year. With every passing year, many genre titles are featured at the hellish (in a good way) Fest that was founded in 2001 by film producer Rachel Belofsky and there are always enough great films, whether they […]

Shannon Visits LACMA’s Guillermo Del Toro Exhibit!!

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I remember the first time I watched Guillermo Del Toro’s visual masterpiece PAN’S LABYRINTH. I sat there in complete awe and wonder at how beautiful the film was, and still is today.  Since then I have been a diehard fan of Del Toro’s work and have been inspired and moved by his creations.  A few […]

Jay Kay Talks Five Years & Under Film Festivals Across the United States (Part 1)

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The first five years of any film festival is so crucial for variety of reasons. Developing a reputation for the event, staff, and organizers. The foundation of technology and promotion for the film festival. The dynamic of a home for the film festival within a city and venue. The focus of the film selections (short […]