Book Review – HORROR MOVIE A DAY: THE BOOK

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Writing a review about a book of reviews might seem like an off the wall thing to do, but when Birth.Movies.Death. writer Brian Collins decided to lay his long running Horror Movie A Day site down, it left quite a few legitimate fans or admirers wishing they could have something tangible to have to reference […]

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 […]

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 […]

XLrator Media Acquires Werner Herzog’s SALT AND FIRE; Release Coming Spring 2017

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XLrator Media, known for putting out some excellent genre titles and films that tend to be somewhat outside of the box, have acquired filmmaking legend Werner Herzog’s new film SALT AND FIRE. The film, an Eco-thriller starring Michael Shannon, Veronica Ferres & Gael Garcia Bernal is targeted for a spring 2017 release and from the press […]

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 […]

New Photos for IFC Midnight’s THE DEVIL’S DOLLS; Hits Theaters/VOD Next Week!

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I absolutely loved Padraig Reynolds’ newest film, THE DEVIL’S DOLLS (read my review over at Fangoria). It feels like a Southern Gothic masterpiece and really knows how to hit your nerves like a ton of bricks. Opening September 16th on VOD and in theaters (the film’s opening night at Hollywood’s Arena Cinema will also host […]

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 […]