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SCARE PACKAGE II: RAD CHAD'S REVENGE: Official Trailer For Sequel to Hit Horror-Comedy Anthology

When horror guru Rad Chad Buckley’s funeral turns into an elaborate series of death traps centered around Chad's favorite films, the guests must band together and use the rules of horror to survive the bloody game.    Scare Package II:...

Opening in Movie Theaters: THE WHALE, A Hard Portrait, Full of Emotion

Having built up a critical head of steam after bowing at the Venice Film Festival in September, Darren Aronofsky's The Whale opens Friday, December 9, in select movie theaters. Our own Eric Ortiz Garcia saw the film at the Los...

ANGELS FALLEN : WARRIORS OF PEACE Trailer: Denise Richards Lends a Hand in a Fight Against The Undead

Uncork'd Entertainment have acquired Ali Zamani's Angels Fallen: Warriors of Peace, starring Denise Richards, with plans to release the film next year.   When an Iraq War veteran receives a calling from a higher power, he embarks on a mission...

BRING OUT THE FEAR Exclusive: The Horror Collective to Release Horror Thriller in January

Our friends at The Horror Collective are announcing they are releasing Richard Waters' horror thriller Bring Out The Fear in English-speaking language territories on January 3rd.    Rosie and Dan are a couple in a doomed relationship. Deciding to end...

OLD MAN: Blu-ray Giveaway

A lost hiker stumbles upon the cabin of an erratic and reclusive old man. What starts off as cordial conversation soon turns dangerous as it becomes clear that one or both of them might be hiding a terrifying secret.

SLASH/BACK Giveaway: Win a Blu-ray

RLJE Films will release Slash/Back, Nyla Innuksuk's Indigenous Canadian sci-fi horror flick, on DVD and Blu-ray on December 13, 2022. We have three (3) copies of Slash/Back on Bluray to give away next week.    Set in Pangnirtung, Nunavut, a...

SKINAMARINK: Shudder Acquires Creepy Canadian Horror Flick

Two children wake up in the middle of the night to find their father is missing, and all the windows and doors in their home have vanished.

Arrow Unwraps THE LEECH And More Holiday Treats This December

Hard to believe that we're here, it's December already. Our attention has turned to the holidays and preparing for Christmas and New Years. When you're all spent and done after long day of shopping or partied out it's time to...

Blood Window 2022: LatAm Genre Co-Pro Launches NFT Awards in Partnership With Film.io

We’ve been apologetically quiet about Blood Window for no other reason than the stress of regular life during the holiday season this year in particular pretty much took up all available time and energy. Terrible because a couple of my...

South African Horrorfest 2022: THE HARBINGER, KING OF SCREEN And LIFE WITH CHUCKY Highlight African Genre Fest Lineup

After an unforeseen scheduling setback our friends at the South African Horrorfest picked up their bootstraps and were able to reschedule their annual event for this coming week and a half. While its always nice to be able to hold...

PRESENCE Exclusive Clip: Out on VOD Today!

Two young business partners are invited to a week-long yachting voyage with a potential investor. At night, Jennifer's dreams begin to bleed into reality as the others realize that Jennifer may have unknowingly brought something on-board.

Criterion in February 2023: 4K THREE COLORS and DAZED AND CONFUSED Raise the Bar

In the Northern Hemisphere, February finds much of Canada, as well as parts of the U.S., under cover of darkness, snow and ice. The only shining glow comes from the television. If you anticipate this being your lot in life...

Streaming News: Kino Lorber and MHz Choice Join Forces

Corporate streaming services have been raising subscription prices lately, which makes this a good time to evaluate which ones you want to keep and which ones you might want to add. I'll assume that you already subscribe to Shudder and/or...

CHRISTMAS BLOODY CHRISTMAS: Official Trailer And Poster, In Theaters And Streaming on Shudder on December 9th

It's Christmas Eve and fiery record store owner Tori Tooms just wants to get drunk and party, until the robotic Santa Claus at a nearby toy store goes haywire and makes her night more than a little complicated.

THE ARTIFICE GIRL, MAD HEIDI, LOLA and More Win at Trieste Festival

The Trieste Science+Fiction Festival wrapped up this weekend, and awards were given to some worthy winners. Having been on a jury myself at this festival, I can attest to the quality of their selections and the difficult deliberations to choose...

DASH: Trailer And Poster Premiere For One-Take Ride Share Thriller on VOD And Digital Nov. 29th

An adulterous rideshare driver navigating the nighttime streets of Hollywood goes to great lengths to take his troubling double-life to the grave...only to dig a grave for himself.

ALLEGORIA: Blu-ray Giveaway of Spider One's Horror Flick

We will have copies of Spider One's horror film Allegoria to give away this week. RLJE FIlms is releasing the movie on Blu-ray and DVD on November 15, 2022.    A group of artist's lives become unwittingly entangled as their...

SOUTH BEACH SHARK CLUB: Promo Clip and Exclusive Stills

In the early 1970's on the shores of sleepy Miami Beach, a group of teenage outcasts are ushered into adulthood by the enigmatic Rene De Dios, the self proclaimed "greatest shark fisherman in the world"

MONSTERS AND MOVIES: Horror Contemporaries to Screen And Talk About Horror Classics in Manchester

Our first mention of BFI's program In Dreams Are Monsters came back in August when we announced part of the program for another film festival in England. It is Grimmfest's turn as they prepare for Monsters and Movies, two days...

Saskatoon Fantastic 2022: DEADSTREAM, HUESERA And RRR Headline Thirteenth Edition's Lineup

The Saskatoon Fantastic Film Festival is back for it’s lucky number thirteenth edition. Over nine days and nights the city of Saskatoon will bask their eyes with twenty-seven feature films, one Drunken Cinema, the return of the Cartoon Party and...