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    Trailer for Jill Gevargizian’s Short Film THE STYLIST Hits Internet; Premiering At Etheria Film Night This June!

    The trailer to director Jill Gevargizian’s short film The Stylist has made its way online (courtesy of Sixx Tape and The Line Film Co.) and the Najarra Townsend (Contracted) and Jennifer Plas-led film looks like a lot of fun.  Set to have its world premiere at Etheria Film Night on June 11 at the Aero […]

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    GIVEAWAY – THE BOY Prize Pack (Shirt, Candle, Bluray)!

    We loved William Brent Bell’s film THE BOY (review up this week!), and the good folks over at Universal thought it would be nice to see if you fright fanatics would too. We’ve partnered up with Universal to give out (2) prize packs for the creepy doll film (now on Digital HD and hitting Bluray/DVD/VOD […]

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    Wait, What?!…PUPPET MASTER Remake Announced; BONE TOMAHAWK Director Pens Script

    This bit of news is something I didn’t expect to find in my inbox last night. It appears that during the recent Texas Frightmare convention, it was announced that a remake/re-imagining of Charles Band’s PUPPET MASTER series was in the works, with BONE TOMAHAWK writer/director S. Craig Zahler penning the script. Partnering up for the […]

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    THE FUNHOUSE MASSACRE Gets The Scream Factory Treatment This June!!

    The gang over at Scream Factory are sending THE FUNHOUSE MASSACRE your way, when the crazy carnival-like bloodfest hits DVD/Bluray on June 7th. I’ve been pretty anxious to see this one myself, having seen countless postcards for the film, every time I find myself in Burbank’s countless horror-themed Magnolia shops (Dark Delicacies, Halloween Town, Creature […]

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    INTVW: A SIX PACK OF NEW ENGLAND FILM-MAKING MASTER MINDS, PT.2

    The “Boston Underground Film Festival” (http://bostonunderground.org) at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge, MA is a hub for early film festival favorites, diverse programming, film culture and community along with multiple blocks of diverse short filmmaking visions. Whether it’s the celebration of local filmmaking talent with the “Homegrown Horror” short film block curated by Chris Hallock […]

Death Cab for Moonie

I’m not a 12 year old girl, so I’m not the target audience.  But for all you 12 year old girls, or those with the heart of a 12 year old girl…  Death Cab for Cutie’s new video "Meet Me on the Equinox," which features scenes from TWILIGHT SAGA:  NEW MOON, is out for the public, […]

Bay’s Platinum Dunes Joins Paramount

According to Variety, Paramount Studios has engaged Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes for a first-look deal from which both sides hope to benefit.  The studio that first brought us Friday the 13th and the production company that remade it seems like a natural fit, according to Bay, whom Variety quotes:  "We offer a valuable service to […]

Brody to Join PREDATORS Cast

Adrien Brody:  sci-fi action star?  It seems to be, according to Variety.  20th Century Fox has added Brody, famous for his Oscar-winning role in maligned director Roman Polanski’s THE PIANIST, to the cast of Robert Rodriguez’ PREDATORS.  Variety claims that "Brody is playing a character close to (the Schwarzenegger lead) in the 1987 original. He’s […]

Max Brooks Talks New ZOMBIE SURVIVAL GUIDE

      Max Brooks recently sat down with CNN to discuss his new graphic novel, THE ZOMBIE SURVIVAL GUIDE:  RECORDED ATTACKS.  With artwork provided by Ibraim Roberson, Brooks’ new endeavor will chronicle humankind’s fights with zombies all the way back to the dawn of man.  The author– a self-described "history nerd" — even brings the […]

Director Talks “Trick r Treat” with MTV

    Writer/director Michael Dougherty recently sat down with mtv.com to discuss today’s long-awaited appearance of his movie TRICK R TREAT, which has been floating around since 2007 awaiting an official DVD release.  In the article, Dougherty discusses how he’s actually happy that the film didn’t get a wide release in theatres, as he’s assured it would […]

Paranormal Activity Adding 12 New Cities

According to Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton at Dread Central, Paranormal Activity is expanding to new locations.  The much hyped indie film will hit Toronto, Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Cleveland, El Paso, Boston, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Hampton Roads metro area, Kansas City, Portland, Salt Lake City this weekend. According to Barton, Paramount has promised to release the film nationwide once […]

No Shortage of Conventions This Halloween Weekend

Icons resident staffer Mike Cucinotta recently noted that there’s certainly no shortage of classic and revered horror films showing this October.  Well, genre fans who travel the convention circuit will not be left wanting this Halloween weekend, as three conventions hit different parts of the map, each bringing its distinct flavor. Chiller Theatre:  This twice-yearly […]