Drugs, Sex and Violence Run Wild in THE WORLD OF KANAKO; Trailer/Poster Debut

How about this one for an early Christmas present? The wonderful people at Drafthouse Films are set to release Tetsuya Nakashima’s incredible sounding film THE WORLD OF KANAKO in select theaters on December 4th, as well as making it available on multiple digital VOD platforms including Amazon Instant, iTunes, Vimeo, and VHX. The violent and highly stylized thriller sounds […]

Fantasia Film Festival Review: POSSESSED

One of the many lovable elements of 2012’s PARANORMAN was how easy it was for genre fans to latch onto. It dipped its toes into the horror genre, giving small homage-filled shout outs to films that horror lovers adore. While that film and those nods were fun, it left me wondering if we’d ever receive […]

Beyond Fright Review: FORBIDDEN EMPIRE

Coming at viewers like a freight train of visually stimulating surroundings and a story that doesn’t slow down for a single second, Oleg Stepchenko’s FORBIDDEN EMPIRE gives fans of fantasy adventure films one hefty dose of entertainment. A film filled to the absolutely brim with computer-generated effects, but not in a way that takes you from […]

Review: LFO

*Editor’s note: A short background on my experience coming across Antonio Tublen’s film, LFO: I arrived in Austin, TX last year (2013) for Fantastic Fest, and immediately became lost. My phone’s battery had died, and my buds and I were pretty much in the middle of nowhere (so we thought). We sat there on a curb […]