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Toronto After Dark 2019: First Ten Films Include COME TO DADDY, THE WRETCHED And EXTRA ORDINARY

Toronto After Dark have announced the first ten films in this year's lineup. TADFF is the go to genre event of the Fall here in our fair city and the festival continues to bring a collection of festival favorites and...

RUNNING WITH THE DEVIL Clip: Adam Goldberg Wants a Lawyer

Jason Cabell's thriller Running With The Devil, starring Nicolas Cage and Laurence Fishburne, hits U.S. cinemas and Digital & VOD tomorrow. We have an exclusive clip to share with you today to serve as a primer.    When a cocaine...

NewFest 2019: New York LGBTQ Film Festival Announces 'Hallokween' Genre Program

At Screen Anarchy we are excited about the rise of genre cinema that speaks to and about the LGBTQ community. This year's NewFest has a trio of genre pics that should thrill and delight audiences at this year's 31st annual...

VFW: RLJE Films And Fangoria Team up For North American Rights to Joe Begos' New Film

RLJE Films and Fangoria have picked up the North American rights for Joe Begos' next film VFW which is going to have its World Premiere at Fantastic Fest this Saturday.    In VFW,  a group of war veterans must defend...

ONE CUT OF THE DEAD: Out on Tuesday on SHUDDER!

We will shut up about One Cut of the Dead as soon as we know that everyone, everywhere possible, has finally seen this gem of a zom-com.    While shooting a low-budget zombie film in an abandoned warehouse, the crew...

Boston Underground's BUFF-o-WEEN! DANIEL ISN'T REAL, EXTRA ORDINARY, TAMMY AND THE T-REX and More

For all you fans of our friends at the Boston Underground Film Festival here is something new from them to remind you just how freaking awesome they are.    BUFF is launching BUFF-o-Ween, a mid-year mini-fest, a catch-up on hot...

NAIL IN THE COFFIN THE FALL AND RISE OF VAMPIRO Trailer And Poster

Oooh. This is something really, really interesting.   Our friend  Michael Paszt is better known for his work with his company Raven Banner Entertainment. I knew in passing that he and I share a love for Mexico and that we...

Saskatoon Fantastic 2019 Celebrates Tenth Anniversary with Legends Joe Dante and Belinda Balaski

The worst summer heatwaves are a distant memory, leaves have begun to change color and night falls just a tad more quickly. It can only mean one thing: fall beckons and for Canadian fans of genre cinema, Halloween is but...

A NIGHT OF HORROR: NIGHTMARE RADIO: A Very Pretty Poster For Horror Anthology

The new horror anthology A Night of Horror: Nightmare Radio will have its world premiere at the Nocturna Madrid Fantastic Film Festival in Spain.    The collection of short films comes with a new wrap around story created by the...

Criterion in December 2019: A Suppressed Gem and a Massive Director's Cut

As we would hope, the Criterion Collection will conclude the calendar year with a bevy of goodies for dedicated film fans, including a suppressed gem and a massive director's cut.  Let's start with the director's cut by Wim Wenders. The...

MOTELX 2019: WHY DON'T YOU JUST DIE! And BAD SEED Win Méliès d'Argent Awards

MOTELX, the Lisbon based genre festival in Portugal, wrapped up yesterday after a successful week. They announced the winners of their Méliès d’Argent awards, two films which will go to Sitges to compete for the Méliès d’Or.    Guilherme Daniel's...

Lund 2019: KNIVES AND SKIN Will Open Swedish Genre Fest, THE MORTUARY COLLECTION to Close

The Lund Fantastic Film Festival is fast approaching and the next wave of titles were announced on Friday. Werewolf, Monument and Bliss were announced in the first wave, and this next batch gets even better.    Jennifer Leeder's hypnotic Knives and...

Netflix & Chills: STREAM. SCREAM. REPEAT.

This is a public service announcement. As the horror-day season approaches many of us like to line up the thirty-one days of October with a killer line-up or horror delights. Netflix would like to remind you that they have a...

BLOOD MACHINES: The Official Trailer is Here!

The official festival tour for Seth Ickerman's Blood Machines is on its way this Saturday, with almost thirty invitations to festivals around the World. It will start at L'Etrange in Paris, the following night at Strasbourg Fantastic Fest and MOTELX....

Now Streaming: TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID Returns to Haunt on Shudder

Writer/director Issa López's dramatic horror-fantasy stars Paola Lara, Hanssel Casillas, Rodrigo Cortes, Ianis Guerrero, and Tenoch Huerta.

Brooklyn Horror 2019: Second Wave Includes BLOOD QUANTUM, VFW And SWALLOW

As the next Brooklyn Horror Film Festival draws near it is time once again to drop another wave of genre and horror goodness upon us. Of particular interest is the Canadian Indigenous Zombie flick Blood Quantum from Jeff Barnaby, Joe...

Toronto 2019 Exclusive: We Have The CRAZY WORLD Poster And Stills From Wakaliwood Martial Arts Action Flick

If there is a better way to close out the Midnight Madness program at TIFF no one has suggested it yet. This Saturday, Ugandan filmmaker IGG Nabwana comes to Canada for the fist time to present the world premiere of...

Review: FREAKS, Just Fantastic

Earlier this year, I caught a screening of Freaks by first-time directors Adam Stein and Zach Lipovsky at the Miami Film Festival. What I saw blew me away, and I honestly cannot believe that this film is their first feature. From the...

Fantastic Fest 2019: HOMEWRECKER, I LOST MY BODY Lead Third Wave

Fantastic Fest begins in Austin, Texas, one week from today -- Thursday, Septeber 19 -- and the third wave of programming has crashed upon the shores of this site in celebration.  And celebrate we do, at least those few of...

L'Etrange 2019: Celebrating Rosto With RERUNS, Plus So Much More

The French film festival is presenting a lovely array of the weird and wonderful.