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New Trailer & Poster for WE'RE ALL GOING TO THE WORLD'S FAIR, The Online Life Consumes

If we weren't already, a lot of us have become much more tech savvy, and much more connected online, than ever before. But as always, the online world remains a mystery, with dark corners and even darker people, with anyone...

MOON KNIGHT: Poster and Trailer Arrive For Disney+ Marvel Series

Last night Disney+ dropped a trailer and poster for the upcoming Marvel Studios series Moon Knight. The series stars Oscar Isaac, Ethan Hawke and May Calamawy.    More importantly, for their fans of their brand of indie thriller and horror,...

HELLBENDER: New Trailer And Poster For Occult Coming-of-Age Horror, on Shudder in February

16-year-old Izzy (Zelda Adams) suffers from a rare illness that has kept her isolated on a mountaintop with her mother (Toby Poser) her whole life. As Izzy begins to question her sickness, she pushes back against her confinement and secretly...

Russian Fantasticka! Deaf Crocodile Announces Acquisition Of Three Rare Russian Classics

Relative newcomers to the niche distribution scene, Deaf Crocodile, yesterday announced the acquisition - with distribution partners, Seagull Films - of three rare Russian fantasy classics, new 4K restorations of Aleksandr Ptushko's Ilya Muromets (The Sword & the Dragon) (1956)...

HOTEL POSEIDON Trailer and Clip, Now Playing on Arrow Video Player

David reluctantly pretends to be the manager of Hotel Poseidon, where fungus covers the walls and comments such as “faded glory” and “has seen better times” completely fall short to describe this establishment. He wanders the corridors of his personal...

THE RED BOOK RITUAL Trailer And Poser Reveal. A New Collection of Horror Shorts From Black Mandala

Three friends decide to play “The Red Book Game”. What they don't know is that in the house evil is waiting to be released. A long time ago a witch died as part of a satanic ritual. Every question they...

THE CURSE OF LA PATASOLA Exclusive Clip: Indie Horror in Cinemas And on Digital Today!

The Curse of La Patasola follows two struggling couples who are haunted by a famed vampiric monster from South American folklore, testing their relationships, morality, and will to survive.    The indie horror flick The Curse of La Patasola starts...

GHOSTS OF THE OZARKS Trailer: Thomas Hobson, Phil Morris, Tim Blake Nelson and David Arquette Star in Horror Western

In post-Civil War Arkansas, a young doctor is mysteriously summoned to a remote town in the Ozarks only to discover that the utopian paradise is filled with secrets and surrounded by a menacing, supernatural presence.   Our friends at XYZ...

Horror Channel Announces Premieres For February, Including WHAT KEEPS YOU ALIVE, DEVIL And ZOMBEAVERS

For most February is the month where you're odds of finding true love are supposed to be greater. However, if you love horror then every month at Horror Channel is a month of love. In place of chocolates and cheezy...

Final Girls Berlin 2022: HELLBENDER, YOU ARE NOT MY MOTHER And KNOCKING

We are a bit behind on this announcement from our friends at Final Girls Berlin Film Festival. Earlier this week they announced the lineup for this year's hybrid festival, taking place in a couple weeks in Berlin and online.   ...

DarkStar Films and BlackMafia Films, Two New Labels For Your Extreme Horror Needs

This is for the fans of extreme horror. Two new labels, DarkStar Films and BlackMafia Films, were announced this week. The two distribution companies already have a lineup of titles available on Goredrome.    There is not much else to...

Short Film: Seth Smith's existential-animation DUST BATH is on Vimeo

This is public service announcement that Canadian auteur of the surreal and strange, Seth Smith (The Crescent, Tin Can), made a 2 minute animated short about poultry and death and the circle of life, called Dust Bath, which is now...

Yellow Veil Releases THE MIDNIGHT SWIM with Gorgeous Poster & Great Features

If there is a Sarah Adina Smith fan club out there, I want to be a member. Her debut feature, The Midnight Swim, is a work of creeping strangeness, tenderness, sorrow, and fear. Her sophomore film, Buster's Mal Heart, starring...

THE DJINN Blu-ray Giveaway

Mute boy, Dylan (Ezra Dewey) finds a book of spells in the closet when he is left home alone in their new apartment by his father (Rob Brownstein) to work the night shift. Blaming himself for the recent death of...

ARROW Video's January 2022 Lineup Heralds a Bloody Start to The New Year

When the Christmas light haze subsides tune in to the Arrow player in January for a selection of post holiday delights to ring in the New Year. Stefan Lernous' Hotel Poseidon will lead the charge into 2022. There are a...

THE MIDNIGHT SWIM: Yellow Veil Pictures Acquires Sarah Adina Smith's Debut Film

We admit that we had a double take when this announcement came up yesterday. Then we found ourselves in agreement. Yes, yes Sarah Adina Smith's debut feature film The Midnight Swim, deserves a revisit and a special release.    The...

Book Review: YOU'VE GOT RED ON YOU, The Boy Director Who Would Become King, of The Horror Comedy

This is the story of a boy and his movie. Well, truly this is the story of a young man who looked seriously too young to be directing his next feature film.    Author Clark Collis chronicles the journey of...

Blood Window Awards 2021: Óscar Martín's UPIRO Impresses LAB Jury

As Ventana Sur wraps up today in Buenos Aires the awards for each program were announced. Of particular interest to us, of course, was the winners from Blood Window LAB and Blood Window Screenings - the lineup of films presented...

Blood Window LAB 2021: Impressions From This Year's Projects

Blood Window LAB began on Tuesday with two pitch sessions in house during the day. Short introductory videos were created for those of us watching the market from afar. It presents a disadvantage of course because you know you’re missing...

Veteran Fest Pros Announce Kani Releasing, Asian Focused Boutique Home Video Label

Veteran film pros Ariel Esteban Cayer (Fantasia) and Pearl Chan (Good Move Media) today announced the launch of their new boutique home video label, Kani Releasing. The distrbutor will focus on bringing classic and contemporary Asian cinema to North American...