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Fantasia 2018 Review: NIGHTMARE CINEMA, Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Grue

The time honoured Anthology film. There are no shortage of them on the festival circuit, particularly in horror-genre circles. Rarely, however, do they come with such pedigree as Nightmare Cinema. It seems Mick Garris has not entirely scratched the itch...

Fantasia 2018: First Wave of Announcements is a Tsunami of Awesome!

[still from Nightmare Cinema] It's no secret that Fantasia is one of our very favorite film festivals here at ScreenAnarchy. We've already spread word about the fest's awesome 2018 poster ("meow!!") and the first two homegrown titles (Summer of '84...

DOWNRANGE: Exclusive Clip and Alternate Poster for Kitamura's Thriller

Downrange arrives on the streaming service Shudder today, April 26th. Tomorrow it opens in NYC at Brooklyn's Nitehawk Cinema. Director Ryuhei Kitamura will be attending midnight screenings on both the 27th and 28th!   Screen Anarchy has been given an exclusive...

Toronto 2017: The First-Look Clip From Kitamura's DOWNRANGE

The new poster and a first-look clip debuted from Ryuhei Kitamura's upcoming thriller Downrange. It is his fourth film that will play in the Midnight Madness program of TIFF. The world premiere is this Friday.    In the film, six...

Hey, Canada! Win Tickets To See Kitamura's NO ONE LIVES On The Big Screen June 19th!

Hey, Canada! Kitamura Ryuhei's blood soaked slasher No One Lives hits screens across the nation for one night only as part of Raven Banner Entertainment's Sinister Cinema series on June 19th and you could be there for free! We have...

Kitamura Ryuhei Talks NO ONE LIVES, VERSUS 2 And Sakaguchi's 'Bullshit' Retirement

Japanese director Kitamura Ryuhei has been a favorite here at ScreenAnarchy since the day he first broke on to the international scene with 2000 effort Versus. And with his latest English language effort - No One Lives - about to...

Review: NO ONE LIVES Takes On A Certain Kind Of Lunatic Charm

What new stalk and slash move No One Lives does well: It gives Versus and Midnight Meat Train director Kitamura Ryuhei ample room to stage and execute a series of elaborate and gory kills. What it does poorly: Everything else....

Exclusive Clip From Kitamura's NO ONE LIVES Shows How To Escape From Ruthless Criminals

Let's say you're a lovely-looking blonde lady and you happen to be kidnapped by a ruthless gang of criminals. Let's go further and say that your good-looking boyfriend * kidnapper has left you alone for some reason, leaving you to...

Bloody Clips From Kitamura's NO ONE LIVES Threaten Brutal Deaths To All

Kitamura Ryuhei's No One Lives is one of my picks for most intriguing indies getting released this month, and three newly-released clips -- plus the new poster -- amplify my interest. As a reminder, the official synopsis is diabolical simplicity...

5 Most Intriguing Indies In May: NO ONE LIVES, SIGHTSEERS, KINGS OF SUMMER, And More

Hollywood's summer blockbuster season "officially" begins this week -- and I'm already feeling burned out. As a curative aid, I've picked a handful of the most intriguing indies that will be receiving theatrical releases in the U.S. this month, films...

Things Get Bloody In Red Band Trailer For Kitamura's NO ONE LIVES

While I would never be particularly inclined to call Kitamura Ryuhei's No One Lives a particularly good film - and you can read my detailed thoughts here - it is not without its particular charms. And those charms mostly revolve...

Cineplex Entertainme​nt and Raven Banner ​Launch New Monthly H​orror Series SINISTE​R CINEMA

Good news for fans of horror film here in Canada. If you have been lamenting that some of the buzz titles from festival circuits or limited release films haven't been playing at a cinema near you then your day just...

TIFF 2012 Review: NO ONE LIVES Would Be So Much Better If No One Spoke

What new stalk and slash move No One Lives does well: It gives Versus and Midnight Meat Train director Ryuhei Kitamura ample room to stage and execute a series of elaborate and gory kills.What it does poorly: Everything else.Luke Evans...

First Poster Art For Ryuhei Kitamura's NO ONE LIVES

The transition to American films has not proven easy for Japanese cult director Ryuhei Kitamura. After building a loyal following around the world for offerings such as Versus, Azumi and Godzilla: Final Wars it appeared he was poised to make...