Putting together a genre film festival of any type takes time, commitment (or committed), a reliable team, a diverse lineup, luck plus so much more. The western part of North America is rich with talent, history and film festivals that break the mold and continue to redefine the experience for everyone that becomes part of […]
On October 9th, After Dark Films kicked off their popular 8 Films To Die For series with a party of epic proportions. The main event was the crowning of their newest spokesmodel, or the After Dark Films’ “Scream Queen To Die For” competition. Over the past month or so, contestants have submitted videos vying for […]
If you haven’t already reduced your bank account to a barren wasteland thanks to Halloween goodies and decorations, then listen up primitive vinyl-heads because there’s some serious releases dropping this week! First up from Death Waltz and Mondo: THE BEYOND and FRIZZI 2 FULCI! MondoCon just ended its’ second year of being one of the […]
(still from the documentary FANTASM) Horror convention season is underway and many of us are already looking forward to our weekends of panels, celebrities, and debauchery. This weekend I will be attending the Cinema Wasteland Movie & Memorabilia Expo in Strongsville, OH (Come say hello!) to see the DAY OF THE DEAD reunion. For most […]
First Ever Official NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 2: FREDDY’S REVENGE Reunion Happening At Florida’s Shock Pop Comic Con!
Florida’s Ft. Lauderdale SHOCK POP COMIC CON (running Feb. 13-15) already has a killer lineup for the convention, with everyone from Elvira, John Waters, Ralph Macchio, Fangoria EIC Chris Alexander and FRIDAY THE 13TH director Sean Cunningham, to what is (in my opinion) going to be the highlight for horror fans attending the event: the first ever official reunion […]
In Los Angeles and want to spend your weekend watching VAMP (with Robert Rusler in attendance!) , HELLRAISER, a rare art exhibition featuring the works of Clive Barker, and see some acclaimed short films for absolutely FREE? Of course you do! We’ve teamed up with the CineMayhem Film Festival creator, Heather Wixson, to giveaway a […]
Kyle Kuchta was just another college kid trying to make his film thesis to graduate when he combined his love of filmmaking with his fascination with horror conventions. Fresh from it’s world premiere at Rock & Shock Weekend, the FANTASM director was gracious enough to give some of his time to talk with Icons of […]