Tag: thriller

Edinburgh 2019 Preview: 10 To Watch At The World's Longest Running Film Festival

Edinburgh International Film Festival kicked off last night with director Ninian Doff bringing the blackly comic Boyz in the Hood back to his home city for its European Premiere (you can watch a clip for the film here). The festival,...

ISABELLE Clip: Someone is in The House

Well. We had a lot of clever prose here about this early look at Rob Heydon's psychological thriller Isabelle. Damn clever stuff that also included a very reaching reference to a sketch from Monty Python. Yes. It was THAT clever....

Giveaway: Win a Copy of Jon Knautz's Chiller THE CLEANING LADY

Jon Knautz's chiller The Cleaning Lady was released on On Demand, Digital HD and DVD this past Tuesday. Screen Anarchy has two (2) DVDs to give away to our readers in the U.S. thanks to distributor RLJE Films.    On...

Blu-ray Review: When We Stare Into The Abyss, FUNNY GAMES Stares Back

In Michael Haneke's Funny Games, a pair of teenage boys in tennis clothes appear at the gate of a German family's country home and make themselves at home. What follows is an hour and a half of some of the...

Giveaway: Win CHILDREN OF THE CORN DVD/BD SteelBook

Tomorrow RLJ Films will release a DVD/BD SteelBook of Fritz Kiersch's 1984 horror flick Children of the Corn, just in time for the film's 35th anniversary.    Adapted from the short story of the same name by Stephen King, the...

Exclusive PROJECT ITHACA Clip: Lady, Please

Nicholas Humphries' (ABCs of Death 2.5) new indie sci fi thriller Project Ithaca will be released in U.S. cinemas and On Demand on June 7th by way of Saban Films.    A group of strangers awaken aboard an alien spacecraft....

New ANNA: EL PELIGRO TIENE NOMBRE Trailer Owns Its Danger

A new trailer for Luc Besson's Anna: El peligro tiene nombre features new snippets of footage that amps up the action quota nicely. Produced in France and known in the U.S. simply as Anna, the extended title in Spanish means,...

Horrorant 2019: Daniel Robbins' PLEDGE Takes Home Top Prize

One of these years we are going to have to get ourselves over to Greece to celebrate international genre cinema at the Horrorant Film Festival. That and the Saganaki, which we can get here in Toronto in our own Greek...

HELL HOUSE LLC III: LAKE OF FIRE: Shudder Teams With Terror Films For Third Chapter of Found Footage Horror Series

Production has begun on the third installment of the found footage horror series Hell House LLC. Shudder has come on board and will premiere Hell House LLC: Lake of Fire later this year on their streaming service.    Shudder premiered...

HEAD COUNT: Watch The New Trailer For Elle Callahan's Horror Thriller

Samuel Goldwyn Films is releasing Elle Callahan's horror thriller Head Count in U.S. cinemas and make it available On Demand and Digital on June 14th. A new trailer was released today, check it out below.    Newcomer Evan joins a...

PLAY OR DIE Trailer: Samuel Goldwyn Films to Release Escape Room Thriller

Based on the thrilling novel "Puzzle" by Franck Thilliez, Jacques Kluger's Play or Die will finally see a release from Samuel Goldwyn Film, who recently stick-handled the release of Xavier Gens' Cold Skin. The escape room style horror thriller stars...

Sequel to Indie Horror ALONG CAME THE DEVIL Begins Production

It looks like the relese of Jason Devan's horror flick Along Came the Devil went well enough that a return invite has been extended to evil.    Production began yesterday on the sequel to his debut indie horror flick in...

Blood Window Pinamar 2019: Second Annual Genre Fest Invades The Small Town in Coastal Argentina

Our friends at Blood Window in Argentina are once again preparing to roll into the coastal town of Pinamar, a little south of Buenos Aires, for the sophomore run of The Fantasy and Horror Film Festival Blood Window Pinamar.   ...

Chicago's 2nd Annual Windy City Horrorama Unveils Its Gruesome Feature Lineup!

Fans of bloody mayhem in Chicago have an event to look forward to! The second annual Windy City Horrorama will take place on the weekend of April 26-28th at the Davis Theater and the lineup is a combination of genre...

SXSW 2019 Review: TONE-DEAF Couldn't Be A More Apt Title For This Topical Thriller

After a pair of incredibly divisive features in Excision and Trash Fire, controversial director Ricky Bates is back with his latest film, and it looks like he's done beating around the bush when it comes to taking on the status...

THE WIND Trailer: Emma Tami's Haunting Folkloric Debut Releases in April

IFC has released a theatrical trailer for Emma Tami's haunting film The Wind before it sees a day and date release in theatres and On Demand April 5, 2019. The Wind explores an unseen evil as it haunts the homestead...

OFF SEASON Trailer: Indie Cult Thriller Hits Theatres March 15

Indican Pictures have announced they will release Robert Cole's indie cult thriller Off Season in 10 theaters across the US, beginning with a New York premiere on March 15, 2019. Written by Erik Lieblein, the film stars Gotham's Luca Salvagno...

Miami 2019 Review: AN AFFAIR Has No Easy Answers

There are so many international films playing here at the Miami Film Festival 2019, that it would be nearly impossible to watch them all. I've just seen Director Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken's fifth feature, An Affair, and it treads some rough cinematic waters...

Blu-ray Review: KALIFORNIA is Kinda Kool

Directed by Dominic Sena (Swordfish, Gone in 60 Seconds) and written by Tim Metcalfe (Bones, Fright Night Part 2, The Haunting in Connecticut) with Stephen Levy, Kalifornia is essentially a snapshot of the early 1990s. The film centers on a...

Giveaway: Win a DVD Copy of THE STANDOFF AT SPARROW CREEK

RLJE Films will release Henry Dunham's directorial debut, the thriller The Standoff at Sparrow Creek on DVD and Blu-ray on March 5th. ScreenAnarchy has three (3) copies of his film on DVD to give away to our readers in the...