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Review: THE VOID, Grim, No-Nonsense Horror

Following its Frontieres market pitch a few years ago and a successful Indigogo campaign, The Void shot in Canada last year with Aaron Poole, Kathleen Munroe, Kenneth Welsh, Ellen Wong, and Art Hindle. The film premiered at Fantastic Fest 2016 in...

Blu-ray Review: BLACK CHRISTMAS Reigns

Canadian director Bob Clark (A Christmas Story, Murder By Decree) tragically left this mortal realm in a car crash in 2007, but his legacy of work lives on. He worked in several genres, but in horror, his 1970s masterpiece Black...

Review: Scream Factory's INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS Blu-ray

In 1978, Philip Kaufman's remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers hit theaters. The all-star ensemble cast included Art Hindle, Brooke Adams, Donald Sutherland, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy, and Veronica Cartwright. Whatever side of the ongoing remake debate you're on,...

Production Begins On Canadian Thriller HUNTER'S MOON

Next week, production begins here in Toronto on the upcoming horror flick Hunter's Moon. The film is written and directed by Matt Campagna (Six Reasons Why). This is the first film in Canada to be shot on the new Sony...

Blu-ray Review: MONSTER BRAWL

It's every twisted little child's fantasy, isn't it? To pit the world's great monsters against one another in a battle to the death? Well, while the rest of us jack-offs were thinking about it, Jesse Thomas Cook went and made...

TADFF 2011: MONSTER BRAWL Review

On paper, Monster Brawl works. Model your movie after pay per view wrestling events and use monsters as the combatants. Mix well known monsters like Frankenstein, Werewolf and Mummy with creative characters like Witch Bitch and Swamp Gut then pit them against...

Anchor Bay Canada Takes Rights To MONSTER BRAWL And EXIT HUMANITY

Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada is taking care of the home team with word that they have acquired distribution rights to Canadian monster battling picture Monster Brawl and US Civil War-set zombie picture Exit Humanity.Toronto, ON - Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada...

Second Poster For Jesse Cook's MONSTER BRAWL

An audience award winner at Fantasia and freshly announced as the opening night gala at Toronto After Dark, Jesse Cook's Monster Brawl is gearing up for a full scale assault of the international festival circuit. And because even monsters like...

Fantasia 2011: MONSTER BRAWL Microreview

Unlike my ScreenAnarchy cohorts Todd Brown and Kurt Halfyard, I am not as skilled in writing quick reviews of festival fare.  My gig is more to secure interviews, which by their very format afford me the time to secure, research,...

It's The Fight Of The Living Dead! First Teaser For MONSTER BRAWL!

What's better than a movie with eight classic monsters? A movie with eight classic monsters punching each other. Yes, boys and girls, director Jesse Cook premiered the first teaser for his upcoming horror comedy Monster Brawl on the big screen...

First Poster For Canuck Horror-Action-Comedy MONSTER BRAWL!

It seems only fitting that on the same day that we posted Justin Erickson of Phantom City Creative's custom poster for classic multi-monster flick The Monster Squad we also get the first poster art for upcoming Canadian multi-monster horror /...

Dave Foley Presides Over The MONSTER BRAWL

Ladies and gentlemen, the monsters are coming. And they're wrestling.Writer-director Jesse Thomas Cook has just wrapped photography on Monster Brawl, a wrestling based horror comedy that sets eight classic monsters in a wrestling tournament to the death. Joining Dave...