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WYRMWOOD: APOCALYPSE: Worldwide Rights For Anticipated Sequel to be Handled by Arclight Films

We are getting closer to the anticpated zombie sequel Wyrmwood: Apocalypse from brother Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner. Arclight Films will handle worldwide distribution of the sequel and will present it to buyers during Marche du Film.   To mark the...

Blood Window Announces Their Showcase at Cannes Marche du Film

News has arrived from our friends at Blood Window! They have announced the seven titles selected to be a part of this year’s Blood Window Showcase at Cannes.    Seven projects from a bevy of Latin American countries will be...

Yellow Veil Acquire Mattie Do's Time Travel Flick THE LONG WALK

A few of my favorite people are doing nice things for each other. The fine lads at Yellow Veil Pictures have picked up Laotion genre flick The Long Walk, the third film from a finer lady, Mattie Do. They acquired...

LET US IN Giveaway: Win an iTunes Code For The Family Sci-Fi/Thriller

Craig Moss' family sci-fi/thriller Let Us In is coming to digital and on Demand on July 2nd. ScreenAnarchy has three (3) iTunes codes to give away to this week to our readers in the U.S. thanks to distributor Samuel Goldwyn...

TITANE Trailer: Julia Ducournau Returns, More Striking Than Ever

Julia Ducournau smashed out of the gate with Raw, her feature debut as writer and director, and her new film looks even more impressive. Take a look below. It's in the Official Competition at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival, and...

CANDYMAN: Message from Nia DaCosta and a Peek Behind the Scenes

Candyman was my most anticipated film of 2020; and circumstances becoming what they did, is now my most anticipated film of 2021. Updating/reinventing the 1990s horror classic seemed entirely possible given the combined talents of director/co-writer Nia DaCosta, producer Jordan...

ROCK, PAPER AND SCISSORS Trailer: Argentine Horror Thriller, Black Comedy Coming July 6th

Martín Blousson and Macarena García Lenzi's horror thriller slash dark comedy, Rock, Paper and Scissors is coming to digital in the U.S. on July 6th. Dark Star Pictures is handling the release and a new trailer has been made for...

DONNIE DARKO, WE'RE ALL GOING TO THE WORLD'S FAIR, And More at North Bend 2021

While hope is on the horizon for the end of the pandemic, it's still wise to be cautious. But being cautious doesn't mean we have to give up all of life's pleasures, including film festivals. With that in mind, North...

Frontières 2021: Full Co-Production Lineup Announced For The August Event

Yes, we suppose it is that time of year again to start thinking about gearing up for this year's Frontières Market. Has it really been fourteen years? Alas, here we are and the market has announced the lineup of projects...

Review: SIBERIA, Willem Dafoe on an Abel Ferrara Roller Coaster

Willem Dafoe, Dounia Sichov and Simon McBurney star in a European horror fantasy, directed by Abel Ferrara.

Criterion in September: THROW DOWN, Melvin Van Peebles, LOVE & BASKETBALL

When it comes to Johnnie To, I am spoiled, yet also ignorant, which is why the Criterion Collection's announcement that the Hong Kong filmmaker's Throw Down (2004) will be heading for release on the label in September 2021 delighted me...

SNOWDEVIL: First Poster And Stills From Patricio Valladares' Next Short Film

Fresh from Chile this morning is a new poster and batch of stills for the new short film Snowdevil from my friend Patricio Valladares. He made this revenge centered short with his regular writing partner Barry Keating. They expect to...

THE WINTER LAKE: New Trailer in Time Canadian Digital Release

A new trailer for The Winter Lake, the feature debut by Phil Sheerin, has been made just for the Canadian release of his mystery thriller. The Irish shot film was co-produced by Canadian Anne-Marie Gelinas (Turbo Kid, Slaxx) and will...

APPS Official Teaser: Horror/Fantasy Anthology to Have its World Premiere at BIFAN

Lucio A. Rojos, one of the executive producers of the horror fantasy anthology APPS has been hinting for a while now that they would be announcing the world premiere of the film soon. Today is the day. After a market-like...

GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE Trailer: Drinking is Not Allowed in the Library

One-half of the duo that brought us recent cult favourites Rabid and Big Bad Wolves, Navot Papushado is certainly hitting the big time, co-writing and directing what looks to be quite the action-packed thrill ride Gunpowder Milkshake. Not only action-packed,...

Creepy VAMPIR Trailer, Poster: European Arthouse Horror Debut

Ready to get creeped out? European arthouse horror Vampir has debuted a fresh new trailer, as well as its poster, on its way to the Cannes film market next week, What is Vampir? It is the directorial feature debut by...

Blu-ray Review: CENTER STAGE, Stanley Kwan's Masterpiece Is a Beauty to Behold

Maggie Cheung, Han Chin and Tony Ka Fai Leung star in a breathtakingly gorgeous film, directed by Stanley Kwan. Digitally restored in 4K, it lives up to its reputation as one of the most revered masterpieces of the Hong Kong cinema.

CUTUN 2021: Chilean Short Film Genre Festival Heads Into Second Year This August

I am always keeping an eye out for anything related to the genre that happens in Latin America, be it a movie or a festival. I came across a new short-form genre film festival called Cutun in La Serena, Chile,...

THE BOY BEHIND THE DOOR Trailer. Debut Horror From Duo Charbonier And Powell on Shudder This July!

The Boy Behind the Door, the feature film debut of writing and directing duo David Charbonier and Justin Powell is coming exclusively to Shudder on Thursday, July 29th. Shudder released the trailer for this horror flick yesterday and while we're...

A DIM VALLEY Trailer And Poster Premiere For Indie Film, Out This July!

If you're in the mood for something a little etheral and even a little evokative keep an eye out for Brandon Colvin's third feature film A Dim Valley. An official selection at the Raindance, Sidewalk, and Charlotte Film Festivals the...