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UTOPIA: Amazon Takes Over U.S. Adaptation, Hires GONE GIRL's Gillian Flynn as Showrunner

Where is Jessica Hyde?    The US adaptation of Channel 4's cult hit Utopia has found a new home and a new showrunner. Variety is reporting that Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn has signed on to create the series for Amazon...

DEADPOOL 2: The Final Trailer is Here and Peter Responded to the Ad

The final trailer for Deadpool 2 is here, ahead of its release on May 18th.  Chock (Or is it cock? You'll see) full of sight gags and humor, there is also way more spectacle to the action this time around....

Frontières Platform in Cannes Announces Sixteen Projects Vying For Production Partnerships

Cannes is around the corner and that means that our friends at Frontières are gearing up for another joint venture with the famed festival.    Returning after a successful debut year in 2017 Frontières returns with 16 genre projects looking...

Brazil's Fantaspoa Announces First Wave of International Genre Titles

Heading into it's fourteenth year, Fantaspoa is the big genre festival in Brazil and one of the largest in all of the LatAm territories. Held near the southern most tip of Brazil in the beautiful port city of Porto Alegre,...

Martin Scorsese to Direct Netflix Comedy Special About Canadian Comedic Institution SCTV

One of Canada's greatest exports have always been our comedians. Immune to grumpy presidents, trade wars and tariffs many of our homegrown talents found enormous success south of the 49th in America. I want to say that every Canadian knows...

Cinepocalypse 2018: Festival Announces STRANGE Jury Presidents And First Title

Bolstered by a tight and supportive genre community, Cinepocalypse is establishing itself as a key Summertime stop on the genre and fantastic film circuit here in North America.    Coming off of a successful rookie year they are already headed...

FEAR, LOVE and AGORAPHOBIA: Exclusive Clip For Drama, Available on VOD April 13th

Alex D'Lerma's indie drama, Fear, Love and Agoraphobia, will come out on VOD this Friday, April 13th. Screen Anarchy has been asked to share an exclusive clip from the film with you. You will find it below, along with the...

Fantasia 2018: Festival Poster Revealed And Two Titles From Homegrown Talent

Wow. Are we talking about Fantasia already? We are barely out of the deep freeze of Winter so we imagine the Fantasia staff have emerged from their burrows and have good news to share with us.  The first bit is...

Trailer Time: Holy Shit, You Guys. THE MEG. I'm in.

Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, and Winston Chao fight a prehistoric shark dinosaur in a Lost World-style underwater wonderland. THE MEG Sign me up. In the film, a deep-sea submersible—part of an international undersea observation program—has been attacked by a massive...

5th HORRORANT FILM FESTIVAL: TRAUMA, FRAMED And WHAT THE WATERS LEFT BEHIND Lead First Wave of Titles at Greek Genre Fest

It is good to see that outside of the work of Yorgos Lanthimos (The Killing of a Sacred Deer, The Lobster and Dogtooth) that the genre scene in Greece is being upheld by the work of the organizers of the...

THE TOYBOX: Mischa Barton And Denise Richards Battle a Possessed RV in New Teaser

Mischa Barton and Denise Richards star in the new horror film from the director of ClownTown.    The problem with buying used vehicles is that you are undoubtedly inheriting someone else's problems. Or, in the case of Tom Nagel's new...

HOUSEWIFE: RLJE Films Picks up North American Rights For Can Evrenol's Horror

If you have been waiting for your chance to see Housewife, Can Evrenol's latest dose of psychedelic what the fuckery then lament no more.    The fine folks at RLJE Films (RLJ Entertaiment) have picked up the North American rights...

Crowdfund This: 2 WEEKS Uses Genre to Explore Asexuality

As cinema continues to be at the forefront of expression and representation in our ever deepening understanding of the nuances and touchstones of humanity's beautifully complex sexual cycles, one area that has rarely been looked at in storytelling is that...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See THE DEATH OF STALIN in Cinemas!

The Death Of Stalin is a political satire film that has an ensemble cast including Steve Buscemi, Rupert Friend, Simon Russell, Jeffrey Tambor, Jason Isaacs and Olga Kurylenko. Moscow, 1953: when tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin drops dead, his parasitic cronies...

Boston Underground 2018: THE RANGER, TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID And SPOOR Top Final Wave of Titles!

We are a little under two weeks away from the twentieth annual Boston Underground Film Festival! Wacky, weird and wonderful genre cinema from around the globe will descend on Cambridge, MA and the final wave of titles were announced near...

SANTA CLARITA DIET: The Laughs And Gore Continue in Season Two Trailer

Season two of Netflix's Santa Clarita Diet launches globally on March 23rd. While we prepare to share with you our thoughts on the second season next Monday the trailer dropped this morning.    In Santa Clarita Diet, Joel (Timothy Olyphant)...

MANDY is Coming to U.S. Cinemas This Summer!

You read all the overwhelmingly positive reviews for Panos Cosmatos' Mandy from Sundance and you were left wondering when you would be able to see Nicoloas Cage savage demon bikers with a homemade battle axe? Well, you will be pleased...

SEEDS: OZARK's Trevor Long Features in Exclusive Clip From Indie Thriller

Seeds, the debut feature film from first time director Owen Long had its world premiere at Cinequest Film and VR Festival tonight in San Jose. Owen's brother, Ozark and Killing Me Softly star Trevor Long took on the lead role...

HACKED: Techno-Thriller Available on VOD And DVD Next Tuesday

James B. Cox's feature film debut Hacked has been picked up for North American distribution. Young production outfit SP Releasing will upload Cox's 2016 film onto VOD and DVD next Tuesday, March 6th.      ...SP Releasing has acquired the...

Boston Underground Film Festival: First Wave Includes REVENGE, PIN CUSHION, LIQUID SKY & More!

A shining beacon of the weird, the wonderful, the nasty, the niche, and the eclectic, Boston Underground Film Festival returns for its 20th edition next month, and has announced its first wave of feature titles. I had the great pleasure...