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THE DEVIL'S CANDY Whets Our Appetite With Sizzling First Trailer

After an excruciatingly long wait, the first trailer for Sean Byrne’s sophomore effort finally arrives. Lo and behold: The Devil’s Candy, a knowing homage to the Satanic thrillers of the eighties that sparked buzz when it premiered in Toronto’s Midnight...

Criterion in May 2017: GHOST WORLD, Scorsese's World Cinema Project and More

It's all about the world in May for the Criterion Collection. The company announced their lineup for the month and two titles jumped out at me. Terry Zwigoff's Ghost World is a movie I watched on multiple occasions years ago,...

LOVE & OTHER CULTS: Beat-downs and Belly Laughs Rule the Trailer for Uchida Eiji's Latest

Japanese director Uchida Eiji is on a hot streak as of late. Two of his latest features, the Amelie-meets-revenge thriller Greatful Dead, and the self-reflexive look at the indie film scene in Japan Lowlife Love have brought the relatively unknown...

THE RAID Re-imagining Moves Ahead With THE GREY's Joe Carnahan And WINTER SOLDIER's Frank Grillo

Big news for all you Raid fans out there. It looks like the remake - scratch that - re-imagining of The Raid is actually moving ahead now. At the held will be The Grey's Joe Carnahan and taking the lead...

XX: Watch Two Clips From The Female Driven Horror Anthology

XX, the all-female helmed horror anthology opens in cinemas across the U.S. and up here in Toronto this Friday (got my ticket for opening night)! Two clips were released today and they are below for your viewing pleasure.  The first...

Jamie Patterson's Alien Home Invasion Thriller CAUGHT to Premiere at Fantasporto

Jamie Patterson's latest film, Caught, described as an alien home invasion thriller, will have its world premiere at the Fantasporto International Film Festival in Portugal, between February 24th and March 4th.  Caught stars Cian Barry from ScreenAnarchy fave Nina Forever,...

IRON SKY: THE ARK - Third Installment Announced With Teaser Trailer

Forging on while still ahead in the game, Finnish director Timo Vuorensola, known around the world for his Nazis on the Moon movie, Iron Sky, is already working on a third chapter called Iron Sky The Ark. The second chapter in...

Sleeping Giant Fest Nestles Down in Jacksonville, FL

Let us introduce you to the inaugural Sleeping Giant Fest coming to Jacksonville, FL, at the end of March. The festival will be held at the historic Sun-Ray Cinema at Five Points. The theater has been through many guises and...

GHOST OF NEW ORLEANS: Watch Cary Elwes Eat His Veggies And More in This Exclusive Clip

Predrag Antonijevic's supernatural tinged crime thriller Ghost of New Orleans is finally finding its way into cinemas and on VOD and Digital next Friday, February 17th.    Finally, Andrew?   Somehow this production evaded release for six years and has...

Exclusive: STRAY BULLETS Alternate Posters Give Jack Fessenden's Feature Some Teenage Kicks

Look, I'm not a parent, but if I were, and if my teenage child expressed a desire to make a feature film, I hope I would respond as did Larry Fessenden. Not only did the indie filmmaker say yes to...

Black Fawn Renews With Breakthrough Entertainment, Presents Eighth Film HERETICS

The relationship between Black Fawn Films and distributor Breakthrough Entertainment has obviously been a fruitful one for the past few years. When Black Fawn signed on for an eight film slate there were some of us (raises hand) that thought...

WWE Studios Sticks an Ice Pick in Rights For a COLD PREY Remake

Yesterday the announcement came that WWE Studios have secured the rights to remake Roar Uthaug's Norwegian slasher flick Cold Prey from 2006. WWE have also secured to option to purchase a re-write script written by Casey La Scala.  Cold Prey...

MILITIA: Jack Huston, Jeffrey Dean Morgan And Ralph Ineson Join Black List Script Production

Henry Dunham's Black List script from 2015, Militia, is moving forward according to a report over at Deadline. Jack Huston, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Ralph Ineson are attached to the project.    Described as an intense character study mixed with...

GALAXY OF HORRORS: The New Horror Anthology From Little Terrors Out This Spring

Our friends at the Little Terrors Festival, a monthly short film series here in Toronto, are preparing to release their second anthology of short films Galaxy of Horrors! Their first collection Minutes Past Midnight is out on VOD, DVD and...

Giveaway! Win a Copy of DEAD WEST on DVD

Jeff Ferrell's thriller Dead West comes out on DVD today. If you always wanted a copy but were afraid to ask then here is your chance to win one from ScreenAnarchy. Two of our readers in the U.S. can win...

SXSW 2017 Announces Midnighters, Shorts and More: Expect MAYHEM

SXSW is mayhem. Mayhem, I tell you! And this year it will also screen Mayhem, a new film by Joe Lynch (pictured above). The midnighters program at SXSW has been announced and it consists of eight world premieres, including Joe...

TIFF Midnight Madness And Vanguard Programmer Colin Geddes Hangs Up The Gloves

Word has come from the Toronto International Film Festival that veteran programmer Colin Geddes is hanging up those programming gloves and moving on after serving the festival for twenty years.    Geddes, a friend to the ScreenAnarchy family since our...

Watch: Love And Mental Health Take Center Stage in Trailer For Vincent Sabella's ELIZABETH BLUE

Vincent Sabella's dramatic feature film debut Elizabeth Blue will be having its World Premiere at the Hollywood Reel Indepedant Film Festival on the 16th of this month. It already has a leg up as it has already been selected as the Best...

THE BLACKCOAT'S DAUGHTER: Watch The Trailer For Osgood Perkins' First Feature

While his sophomore effort I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives in The House was picked up and released quickly, Osgood Perkins'  first film The Blackcoat's Daughter sat for a year after its debut here in Toronto. A24 will be...

Shorts on Shudder: Briony Kidd's THE ROOM AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS And Gustavo Cooper's THE HOME

Two short films from friends of the ScreenAnarchy family rolled out on Shudder yesterday. Australian filmmaker Briony Kidd's The Room at the Top of the Stairs and American Gustavo Cooper's The Home.  Briony Kidd's short film, a modern gothic melodrama...