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CULT HERO Exclusive: Trailer Premiere, New Poster and Raven Banner Boards Jesse T. Cook's Action Horror Playing at Fantasia This Month

Coming at you today with your first look at the trailer and new poster (from SmallDog Design) for Jesse T Cook's new action horror, Cult Hero.    Cult Hero was written by Kevin Revie (Deadsight). It is based on a...

THE ELDERLY (VIEJOS): The New Spanish Horror From THE PASSENGER (LA PASAJERA) Duo

Manuel has to move to the house of his son Mario and his family after a terrible event ends the life of his old wife. Little by little, reality imposes itself: something incomprehensible happens to Manuel. The voices that he...

FROM BEYOND Genre Short Premières At Fantasia: Watch The Trailer

Contact with extraterrestrial life forms would be an event of Earth-shattering, Belief-shattering proportions, and there sure is no shortage of films about the subject. From intelligent thought-pieces to epic monster flicks, we've seen plenty of first contacts and last contacts....

POLARIS: Watch The Trailer For Fantasia's Opening Film

Set in 2144 against the  backdrop of a frozen wasteland, Sumi, a human child raised by Mama Polar Bear, narrowly escapes capture from a brutal Morad hunting party and sets out across the vast winter landscape. When Sumi stumbles across...

THE RETALIATORS Set Worldwide Release This September

An upstanding pastor uncovers a dark and twisted underworld as he searches for answers surrounding his daughter's brutal murder. A high-octane original soundtrack and cameos from some of the biggest names in rock music set the tone as this horror-thriller...

THE REEF: STALKED Official Trailer and Key Art Released

In an effort to heal after witnessing her sister’s horrific murder, Nic travels to a tropical resort with her friends for a kayaking and diving adventure. Only hours into their expedition, the women are stalked and then attacked by a...

Fantasia 2022: Watch The Trailer For Inquisition Horror Short Film EL SEMBLANTE

Spain. Year 1692. The Holy Inquisition enters a long decline and, as a reaction, its servants are more ruthless than ever. An inquisitor has spent years searching for the perfect torture device that captures the purest face of pain and...

Fantasia 2022: Final Wave Includes Cannes Closer NEXT SOHEE, Tribeca Winner HUESERA, And More...

We are mere weeks away from the 26th edition, the once again in person edition of the Fantasia International Film Festival - summer camp for film genre nerds! And with only a couple weeks to go it is time for...

Shudder in July Has Vampires, Aliens, Time Travel, Metal and More...

Summer is in full swing and one of the ways you can escape the heat is by staying indoors, in front of your screens, taking in all the goodness that Shudder has to offer you this July.   Shudder has...

Phil Tippett's MAD GOD Becomes Shudder's Most Watched Premiere of the Year

We're halfway through the year and Phil Tippett's stop-motion flick Mad God, a film 30 years in the making, now has the dubious distinction of being Shudder's most-watched movie premiere of 2022.    ScreenAnarchy's Martin caught the film's world premiere at...

SLASH/BACK: RLJE Films Acquires Indigenous Canadian Alien Invasion Flick

RLJE Films have acquired Nyla Innuksuk’s Slash/Back, the indigenous Canadian alien invasion flick, and will release it in cinemas later this year. It will also be available on VOD/Digital and stream on Shudder at that time.    Okay, this is...

Blu-ray Review: PINK FLAMINGOS Celebrates Fifty Filthy Years In Style

There is no greater purveyor and icon of shock cinema than Baltimore’s favorite son, John Waters. From his humblest beginnings making silent shorts in the late ‘60s, he’s always had his thumb firmly up the butt of good taste, but...

NOPE: Only The Finest Sequins Are Good Enough For This Dolby Poster

Oscar® winner Jordan Peele disrupted and redefined modern horror with Get Out and then Us. Now, he reimagines the summer movie with a new pop nightmare: the expansive horror epic, Nope. The film reunites Peele with Oscar® winner Daniel Kaluuya...

FAILURE! Alex Kahuam Directs Genre Icon Ted Raimi in Single Take Thriller

We are pleased to introduce you to Failure! an upcoming drama, crime and comedy thriller from filmmaker Alex Kahuam starring a genre great, Ted Raimi.   To protect his family, a man is given one hour to choose between financial...

Fantasia 2022: This Year's Festival Poster Has a Simple Message, We're Back!

Fantasia has had its share of awesome posters over the years. They have always had a theme, something to do with the core of the festival programming or its history as one of North America's biggest genre film festivals. This...

Now on Home Video: PANDA! GO, PANDA!, When the World Was Young

Takahata and Miyazaki, before Studio Ghibli, collaborated on an utterly delightful animated concoction.

BLOOD OF THE CHUPACABRAS: Double Feature Blu-ray Coming in September From Visual Vengeance

Back in the early 2000s Jonathan Mumm made two micro-budget creature features, Blood of the Chupacabras and Revenge of the Chupacabras. They were a thing, no budget horror flicks shot on video with the best visual effects that home office...

Sitges 2022: TRON's 40th Anniversary Inspires This Year's Festival Poster

Time to start gearing up that Sitges promotion machine! The Sitges - International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia has unveiled this year's poster design, inspired by the 1982 cyber action classic, Tron. The poster appears to come in the three...

Now on Home Video: STRAWBERRY MANSION Forever

Do you have a taste for weird tales? Of course you do! (It was a rhetorical question.) I share your taste, but, frankly, I can't make heads of tails out of the Strawberry Mansion trailer. But I like it. Our...

DEMON SQUAD Trailer: Premieres on Mystery Science Theater 3000 This Friday

Thomas Smith’s 2019 indie micro-budget horror flick Demon Squad will have the illustrious pleasure of premiering on Mystery Science Theater 3000 this Friday. It is also available on DVD, on Tubi and VOD platforms as well.    We've include the...