Indie News

Arrow Video October: DEMENTER Leads a Packed Halloween Month of Programming

We're going to say this up front. The Arrow Video Player remains one of the most thorough and affordable SVOD platforms on the market. The question is, why aren't you signed up yet?    Spooky season is upon us. Of...

CREEPY BITS! Canadian Horror Web Series Launches This Friday!

David J Fernandes. A quick search will reveal that we have written about this local director for a very long time and its been too long since we've last done that. Fernandes is here to make amends with a new...

Brooklyn Horror 2021: Returns to In-Person With GOOD MADAM, EARWIG And THE SADNESS

Today the Brooklyn Horror Film Festival is announcing the lineup for their in-person event being held in North Brooklyn next month from October 14th through 21st. Going into its sixth year the festival will open with the psychological horror Good...

INFECTION: Venezuelan Horror Coming to UK DVD and Digital in October

When an outbreak of a new virus mutation turns the population into blood thirsty crazies, a young doctor is separated from his son. Navigating his way through the plague-infested streets and marauder-filled countryside, he must use every resource to find...

IMPLANTED Exclusive Clip: Your Vitals Are Currently Stable

Sarah, a struggling young woman living in Brooklyn, agrees to volunteer as an experimental test subject for a pharmaceutical company called Dynamic Health Cure and to be implanted with the LEXX nanochip. Sarah hopes that the money received for her...

Zac Locke, Former Blumhouse Exec, Starts Own Micro-Studio 'Rotting Press'

A new micro-studio, Rotting Press, has emerged from the TIFF Market this week. Launched by Zac Locke, formerly part of the gang at Blumhouse, his company already has three films on its slate. One is heading into post and the...

Dark Star Pictures Acquires Barbara Crampton Starrer ALONE WITH YOU

A young woman painstakingly prepares a romantic homecoming for her girlfriend. As she goes about this her apartment begins to feel more and more like a tomb as voices, shadows, and hallucinations reveal a truth she has been unwilling to...

Celluloid Screams 2021: ANTLERS and TITANE Bookend Sheffield UK Genre Fest

Genre festival season is in full swing over in England! Today, Celluloid Screams is announcing their programme for this year's edition and it is packed with all sorts of great titles from the circuit.    The festival has chosen Scott...

LA PASAJERA (THE PASSENGER): Teaser For The Spanish Rideshare Horror is Here

A shared van in which a man and three women travel runs over a tourist who is walking in the dark on a secondary road. After putting her in the vehicle to take her to the nearest hospital, they begin...

Beyond Fest 2021: A Lineup of New Hits And Beloved Classics Are Coming to L.A.

I always look forward to finding out what Beyond Fest has wrangled up each year, not just for the crop of current and new festival faves but for their top shelf rep programming as well. We'll get to that in...

Fantastic Fest 2021: BLACK FRIDAY, Holiday Horror Comes Early in First Look Photos

One of the most highly anticipated indie horror films of the year is Casey Tebo’s Black Friday. Ever since Deadline announced that principal shooting had begun in November 2020, genre fans have been awaiting the arrival of this holiday chiller....

Mayhem 2021: LAMB, KNOCKING And BEYOND THE INFINITE TWO MINUTES Help Round Out Full Lineup.

Halloween season is here and your local film festivals are a great place to find something to get you into the festive spirit. Our friends at Mayhem are ready to announce the lineup for their weekend celebration of genre cinema...

Long Lost Ozploitation Sci-Fi Heavy Metal Musical SONS OF STEEL Is Coming!

This is heavy. Upstart home video distributor Future Video announced today their forthcoming release of long forgotten Australian science fiction heavy metal musical brain smasher, Sons of Steel. The heavy metal futuristic action-packed adventure Sons of Steel is set in...

BINGO HELL Trailer: B-I-N-G-Oh, This Looks Bloody Good!

In the Barrio of Oak Springs live a strong and stubborn group of elderly friends who refuse to be gentrified. Their leader, Lupita, keeps them together as a community, a family. But little did they know, their beloved Bingo hall...

Celebrate THE EVIL DEAD: 40 Years of Fear at The Mystic Museum in Burbank, CA

In 1979, three friends from Detroit set out to make a movie. Little did they know at the time that their labor of love and blood would become a cult classic revered by fans the world over. The Evil Dead...

WITCH HUNT Official Trailer: In Theaters, On Demand and Digital on October 1st

In a modern America where magic is real and witches are persecuted by US authorities, teenager Claire and her family are part of an intricate network that helps these women escape across the border to seek asylum in Mexico. However,...

OUIJA JAPAN Exclusive Clip: He knows nothing, that's convenient.

Here's something for all you fans of Japanese indpendant horror cinema. Leomark Studios and TokyoSHOCK Japan are releasing Masaya Kato's horror flick Ouija Japan, touted as a mix between Ouija horror flicks and Battle Royale, on Amazon Prime on October...

DEATH DROP GORGEOUS Red Band Trailer: The LGBTQ Thriller/Horror Comes Out Tomorrow

Wearing its indie heart on its glittered sleeve Death Drop Gorgeous, directed by Michael J. Ahern, Christopher Dalpe and Brandon Perras-Sanchez, will be available tomorrow on digital and in select cinemas. Dark Star Pictures is handling the release and they...

Fantastic Fest 2021: THE BLACK PHONE Leads Second Wave

As the spotlight moves from the Telluride and Venice festivals to Toronto, the second and final wave of programming for Fantastic Fest has been announced. It's led by the world premiere of The Black Phone, directed by Scott Derrickson from...

SKINWALKER: THE HOWL OF THE ROUGAROU Exclusive Clip: The Hitchhiker in White

Do real werewolves exist? In the American south legends tell of encounters with a creature that stalks the swamps and bayous. A creature who was here long before the immigrants who settled the region. An ancient evil called the Rougarou....