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Shudder's CREEPSHOW: Trailer Revealed And Premiere Date Announced

During their panel at San Diego Comic-Con today Shudder released the trailer for Creepshow, its new anthology series, and announced the show will premiere on September 26th. Check out the trailer below.    Based off of the 1982 film written...

North Bend 2019: Full Program Poster Unveiled Sophomore Year

Our friends at the North Bend Film Festival, the vangaurd film festival held in the original shooting location for Twin Peaks, have unveiled this year's program and poster.   Leading the weekend will be Jon Mikel Caballero’s The Incredible Shrinking Wknd. Rachel...

MOTELX 2019: MIDSOMMAR, THE LODGE And Local Talent Lead First Wave Titles

MOTELX, the Lisbon International Horror Film Festival, will return for it's lucky 13th year of horror thrills in Portugal.    Tonight the festival is announcing its first wave of titles and Ari Aster's daylight folk horror Midsommar is leading the...

DEATHCEMBER Teaser: Epic Pictures is in The Holiday Spirit, Picks up Sales And Releases Teaser

News came our way that Epic Pictures have picked up world sales rights for the holiday horror anthlogy Deathcember. Here is the first teaser for the project.    Featuring segments from noted filmmakers like Pollyanna McIntosh, Isaac Ezban, Lucky McKee...

Now on Blu-ray: Severin Films Delivers Filth To Your Doorstep With ROBOWAR, THE BEAST IN HEAT, & NIGHT KILLER

Severin Films is one of the most reliable purveyors of high-quality trash on the planet right now, and their latest trio of releases for July is no exception. Today we're looking at three of the sleaziest exploitation films out there...

Production Underway on WOODLANDS DARK AND DAYS BEWITCHED, Feature Doc Debut of Director Kier-La Janisse

Our friends at Severin Films may be best known for their amazing cult home video releases of forgotten bizarro gems, but over the last several years they've had some sucess on the festival circuit with their original feature length documentaries...

Now on Blu-ray: Italian Cop Action Masterpiece THE TOUGH ONES Shines In New Collector's Edition

Of the many genre booms in Italian cinema between the '50s and '80s, few were as successful and prolific as the Poliziotteschi craze of the late '60s and '70s. Crazed adrenaline-fueled gonzo action films based around take-no-prisoners cops and the...

Popcorn Frights 2019: Second Wave Aims to Scare Florida in August

It's hot. It's sticky. And it promises to scare. Yes, it's this year's edition of the Popcorn Frights Film Festival, which is headed to Florida in August with a full head of frightening steam. The second wave of titles has...

This September Arrow Video Will Set Fire To Your Bank Balance With Bava And More

Here we go again, Arrow Video has unveiled their September release lineup and it's a doozy. Fans in the US have a trio of new special editions to look forward to, while UK get one helluva box set. First of...

Shudder: Announcing a New Doc on History of Queer Horror Cinema, and PARTY HARD, DIE YOUNG And DEADTECTIVES Lead July Releases

School's out for Summer and the festival season has kicked off around the World. However, if you happen to find yourself stuck at home never fear because your horror itch can and will be scratched by Shudder. Next month's releases...

Fantasia 2019: Final Wave of Films and Events Includes SADAKO, VIVARIUM, Joe Bob Briggs, And More!

We are less than a month away from the Fantasia International Film Festival and the full lineup of this year's edition has just been announced. The festival has been reaching out to all corners or the world and international genre...

NEKROTRONIC Trailer: Monica Bellucci Plays an Internet Demon in New Action Horror

Momentum Pictures has released an official trailer for Nekrotronic, the next indie horror comedy film from the Australian director of Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead, Kiah Roache-Turner. A film about an internet demon and the secret hunters who bring them...

Melbourne 2019: Premiere Funded Australian Films Break Records

The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is changing hands this year. No longer will long-standing Artistic Director Michelle Carey be steering the ship (into Francophile waters), instead Al Cossar (former festival programmer) presents a no-doubt well curated program with,...

Cinepocalypse 2019: Sara Summa's THE LAST TO SEE THEM Takes Top Prize At Chicago Genre Fest

Cinepocalypse has all but wrapped up its third year, further cementing its reputation as a must attend event in the Summer festival schedule.    With its eclectic program and dizzying roster of special guests it is no wonder that the...

MUTANT BLAST: Watch The Trailer For Portuguese Gorefest From BANANA MOTHERFUCKER Co-director

Portuguese filmmamker Fernando Alle first popped up on our radar a few years ago with a short film he co-directed called Banana Motherfucker, a story about cursed bananas, filled to the brim with gloriously gory practical effects.    A short...

CREEPSHOW: Shudder Announces More Cast And All Twelve New Segments

There is a lot of love in the horror community for the old Creepshow films. So doing the new one right is very important. Thankfully for fans of the franchise there is some talent from the originals returning for this...

THE NIGHT SITTER Trailer: Babysitting Has Always Been Evil, This Just Proves It

Uncork'd Entertainment will release John Rocco and Abiel Bruhn’s The Night Sitter on DVD and VOD at the beginning of August. They released a new poster and trailer this week. Have a look below.    Starring The Walking Dead’s Elyse...

CULTURE SHOCK: Check Out The Trailer For Gigi Guerrero's Hulu INTO THE DARK Entry

Gigi Saul Gurrero's Culture Shock, a chapter in Hulu's ongoing Into The Dark series launches on July 4th. Culture Shock has already had its World Premiere and recently played at Cinepocalypse in Chicago. There are a handful of other potential...

THE MARKER: Trailer And Poster Premiere For UK Crime Chiller

Uncork'd Entertainment is releasing Justin Edgar's crime chiller The Marker on digital platforms on August 14th. We have been asked to premiere the poster, which you will see to your left, our right, and the trailer below.   In The...

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....