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Tribeca 2021 Review: AGNES, Exorcism, Anger, Faith, and Sandwich Dissection

What does it mean to have faith? What does it mean to be driven insane? These two questions might come from very similar places in the human psyche. This is especially true for those with little power or agency over...

A DIM VALLEY Trailer And Poster Premiere For Indie Film, Out This July!

If you're in the mood for something a little etheral and even a little evokative keep an eye out for Brandon Colvin's third feature film A Dim Valley. An official selection at the Raindance, Sidewalk, and Charlotte Film Festivals the...

Trailer: Gonzo Takashi Miike Is Back With THE GREAT YOKAI WAR: GUARDIANS!

It's been a while since we've seen the crazy side of legendary Japanese director, Takashi Miike. While he has slowed down his absurdly prolific pace a bit over the last decade, it's always nice to see a bit of the...

2021 Chattanooga Film Fest Announces Full (Virtual) Lineup Of Features, Docs, & Amazing Events!

The Chattanooga Film Festival is back in just a couple of weeks, and this version, just like their last, is set to be all virtual. However, that hasn't stopped them from creating an impressively stacked lineup of features, documentaries, and...

DEMONIC Official Trailer: 'Don't Be Scared'. Actually, We Think We Will Be.

Oh. Golly.    Here is the official trailer for Neill Blomkamp's deep dive into horror, his new film Demonic.    From the director of District 9 and Elysium, a young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root...

Ivan Kavanagh's SON Premieres on Shudder on July 8th

With the theatrical and physical release of Ivan Kavanagh's new film Son come and gone in the Spring Shudder announced yesterday that it will premiere on the streaming service on July 8th.    This will be one of many highlighted...

AGNES Teaser: The Devil Hides Where It Wants to Be Found

Nunsploitation is a much beloved subgenre of horror film, one that teases and exposes the many hypocrisies of the Catholic Church's attitude towards women. I'm glad to see a filmmaker like Mickey Reece pervoerbially tipping his toes in this particularly...

ARROW's June SVOD Lineup Led by CHOPPING MALL, TWINS OF EVIL And ZOMBIE

The folks at Arrow Video continue to make a strong case for signing up for their ARROW streaming service. They consistently bring wonderful genre delights each month and June is proving to be no exception.    Next month subscribers to...

The Spice Flows Through Arrow Video: DUNE 4K UHD Leads A Busy August Lineup

Another year, another paycheck whisked away by Arrow Video's prodigious lineup. This August the cult home video juggernaut takes no pity on collector's with a robust slate that includes David Lynch's Dune (UK/US/CAN) in 4K UHD, Adam Rehmeier's Dinner in America...

WEREWOLVES WITHIN: Check Out The Official Trailer And Poster

With Tribeca right around the corner and the theatrical not too far behind we now have the official trailer and poster for Josh Ruben's horror whodunit Werewolves Within, written by Mishna Wolff.   After a proposed pipeline creates divisions within...

Etheria 2021 Festival Announces Lineup to Stream Exclusively on Shudder

Etheria Film Festival is helping increase the presence of woman filmmakers in the genre space. When you cannot make it to one of their events it is good to know that there are places online where you will be able...

The World Premiere of SCENES FROM AN EMPTY CHURCH Kicks Off The 2021 Chattanooga Film Festival's Second Virtual Edition

A year ago this month, as the world was settling into what would turn out to be a longer than expected pandemic nap, the future of film festivals was definitely in question. That's when the Chattanooga Film Festival stepped up...

CREATURES: Genre Sales Outfit Black Mandala Picks up Tony Jopia's Horror Comedy

Black Mandala has picked up the sales rights for the UK horror comedy Creatures, directed by Tony Jopia. Check out these two trailers and watch the official trailer down below.    "GREMLINS" meets "KILL BILL" and "SHAUN OF THE DEAD"...

Shudder in June: CAVEAT, THE AMUSEMENT PARK and SUPERDEEP Kick Off Summer of Chills

We're just over a week away from the kick-off of a Summer of Chills over at Shudder. Here is a reminder of what is coming in June, and let us tell you it will be a great month for horror...

Fantasia 2021: Witches, Gamblers, Ghosts And Vampires. The First Wave Has That, And More.

Ah Summer. It's almost upon us. Nature is waking up from its Winter slumber, as do we, shedding layers of clothing and embracing the warm Spring air. Which means we can now turn our attention to the Summer festival schedule...

CENSOR Trailer: Fiction Affects Reality in Prano Bailey-Bond's Debut Horror Film

A little behind on this one but still worth sharing. The trailer for Prano Bailey-Bond's bebut feature film, the video nasty era horror film Censor, came out yesterday. Along with it came a very nifty poster as well, which you...

ATTACK THE BLOCK 2: John Boyega Reportedly Returning to Reprise Role in Joe Cornish's Sequel

Do you need something to lift your spirts? How about this?    The Wrap said - very briefly - that someone close the project knows that John Boyega will return to reprise his role as Moses in the sequel to...

HISTORY OF THE OCCULT: World and Remake Rights For Argentine Horror go to Local Outfit FilmSharks

Let this be a warning to you all. Don't go into the cinematic waters around Argentina, it's got FilmSharks in it. We just got word from Variety that my friend, Guido Rud, of the Argentine sales company FilmSharks, has nabbed...

THE RECKONING Interview: Neil Marshall on Witch Hunts in Epidemic Times

British filmmaker Neil Marshall has left an important mark on genre cinema almost 20 years after his first feature film. Among his most recognized works is his debut Dog Soldiers, part of the werewolf subgenre, although without focusing on the...

Mayhem 2021: Some Kind of Festival is Happening This October

The return to in-person film festivals is still an unknown quantity this year as the world recovers from the health crisis.    Our friends at the Mayhem Film Festival in Nottingham, England, want you to know that they fully intend...