DEMENTIA PART II: The Horror Movie Made on a Dare Acquired by Dark Star Pictures And Bloody Disgusting

Now we know what the secret screening was during the virtual film festival hosted by Dark Star Pictures and Bloody Disgusting this past weekend.    The new collaboration between the two groups announced this morning that they have axquired the...

LUND FANTASTIC 2021: Swedish Genre Festival Now Open For Submissions

With the new year comes new focus on how we'll continue to do festivals this year. With the end in sight what kind of commitments will our favorite genre festivals make this year. Our friends at Lund Fantastic in Sweden...

The Great Festival Rebound of 2020: Chapter Two - The Filmmakers

For us as writers things really start to go full swing around February and March when Sundance and SXSW happens. What happens there has an impact on how the rest of the festival season goes. When the pandemic hit full...

LIVE OR LET DIE: Black Mandala Acquires German Zombie Flick, Releases New Trailer

Genre specialist sales outfit Black Mandala has acquired Live or Let Die, not the chintzy James Bond film from 1973 with the slightly different name, but a new German zombie film from filmmaker Manuel Urbaneck.    Live or Let Die...

A GHOST WAITS Exclusive: A New Trailer For The Spectral Rom-Com Coming This February on ARROW

A Ghost Waits the debut feature from co-writer/director/producer Adam Stovall will premiere on the ARROW streaming service on February 1st. Screen Anarchy has your exclusive look at the brand new trailer for the spectral rom-com.    Check it, and all...

I AM TOXIC (SOY TOXICO): Argentine PA Flick Coming to UK DVD This February

Love for genres like Maxploitation and Post Apocalyptic cinema resonates strongly within the LatAm filmmaking community. There are recent additions to the genre like Luciana Garazza's Scavenger, co-directed with Eric Fleitas, but one title I Am Toxic (Soy toxico) from...

Shudder in February: THE DARK AND THE WICKED A NIGHTMARE WAKES Joe Bob

The season of love is coming! Shudder is looking to rekindle our love of horror this February.    In place of flowers and chocolate there will be a new premiere every week: A Nightmare Wakes, After Midnight, Shook and The...

DARK WHISPERS: Australian Horror Anthology by Women Gets an Aus & UK Digital Release

Dark Whispers, the first anthology of horror short films from female directors across Australia gets a digital release is Australia and the UK next week.    Gathering some of the best horror shorts from from the past few years Dark...

PG PSYCHO GOREMAN: Plastic Meatball Announces Lineup of Merchandise And Toys!

Alright, start saving your pennies because if you didn't want these right now once Psycho Goreman hits VOD this weekend everyone will want their own PG Psycho Goreman action figures and related merchandise.    Plastic Meatball, a company whose motto...

DIGGING INTO DARKNESS Virtual Horror Film Discussion Series Horror Happens Host Jay Kay

Montclair Film and Jay Kay, host of the radio show Horror Happens, are bringing a new virtual horror film discussion series called Digging into Darkness. The series starts in February and will happen over five consecutive weeks.    Kay is...

SAVAGE STATE: Enter Our iTunes Code Giveaway!

Samuel Goldwyn Films will release the western drama Savage State On Demand and Digital on January 29th, 2021. Screen Anarchy has two (2) iTunes codes to give away to lucky readers in the U.S. Look below for giveaway details.   ...

The Great Festival Rebound of 2020: Chapter One - The Film Festivals

2020 was some kind of year.    There were more pressing matters, of course, but as a film site - any film site - we live and breathe by the beat of the film festival circuit. So as the year...

SHEEP WITHOUT A SHEPHERD: Artsploitation Acquires Thrilling Chinese Crime Drama

Artsploitation Films have announced that they have picked up the great crime drama from Chinea, Sheep Without a Shepherd. They're planning a streaming and DVD release of the film on March 23rd.    This debut feature film from Malaysian director...

A DIM VALLEY: Altered Innocence to Take North American Audiences on a Mythic Journey

It has been a while since we heard from our friends at Altered Innocence but they've come to us with word that they have picked up the North American rights for Brandon Colvin's A Dim Valley.    A curmudgeonly biologist...

Dark Star Pictures to Host FREE Virtual Film Festival, Includes JUMBO, PVT CHAT and CLIMATE OF THE HUNTER

Here's something great from our friends at Dark Star Pictures. They're getting together with Bloody Disgusting and putting on a free virtual film festival of some of their recent acquisitions.    One week tomorrow night, from Friday, January 22nd to...

THE VIGIL: New Poster Tries to Shine a Light on Hasidic Horror

IFC Midnight is releasing Keith Thomas' debut feature, the supernatural film The Vigil in select cinemas and on digital and VOD on February 26th.    Steeped in ancient Jewish lore and demonology, THE VIGIL is supernatural horror film set over...

A NIGHTMARE WAKES: Shudder Picks up Nora Unkel's Gothic Drama About Frankenstein's Mary Shelley

Shudder announced today that they have picked up the rights for Nora Unkel's gothic drama A Nightmare Wakes for their streaming service. With the announcement a trailer was released which you can watch below.    Shudder will debut the psychological...

VORE GORE Exclusive: A Bloody Image Comes With a Teaser And Clip From TetroVideo's Extreme Horror Anthology

File this under 'Things I cannot show my mum'. We have an exclusive image from the upcoming anthology Vore Gore to share with you today. Along with that we also have a clip and the teaser for you to look...

VIOLATION: Canadian Rights For Drama/Horror Land at Pacific Northwest Pictures

We don't talk a lot about Canadian entertainment company Pacific Northwest Pictures but they have been quietly picking up some really good flicks recently. In their current roster is Darius Marder's Sound of Metal with Riz Ahmed and Olivia Cooke,...

HORROR NOIRE: Lauded Documentary on Black Horror History Out on February 2nd

Quelle surprise! But really, it is not a matter of if but when RLJE Films will handle a Shudder acquisition since they're both part of the AMC Networks family.    So here is the release news for the DVD and...