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Guillermo del Toro Opens his CABINET OF CURIOSITIES with Trailer & First Images

If you were one of the lucky people who got a chance to see the exhibit of Guillermo del Toro's curiosities collections, you might have an idea of the kind of stories in his new television show. The anthology will...

FrightFest Halloween 2022 Line-up Announced! A Simon Boswell Doc, Joe LoTruglio's Debut And Dystopic Switzerland Feature in Day-long Event

I love going to a film festival during the warm months, ducking out of the Summer heat into a cool, dark theatre to watch fantastic movies with a swarming mass of my peers. However, there is something to be said...

SLASH /BACK Trailer: Indigenous Sci-fi Horror Coming to The U.S. in October

Nyla Innuksuk's Indigenous Sci-fi horror is coming to U.S. theaters, On Digital and On Demand October 21, 2022.

Trieste Science+Fiction Festival 2022: Second Wave With VESPER And THE ARTIFICE GIRL Balanced Out by Grindhouse Antics of MAD HEIDI

Exciting times in Italy these days. No, we're not talking about the swing to the right this past weekend, we're talking about the second wave of titles for the Trieste Science+Fiction Festival!    As the festival gears up for its...

KIDS VS. ALIENS Teaser Promises a Colorful And Gory Romp

All Gary wants is to make awesome home movies with his best buds. All his older sister Samantha wants is to hang with the cool kids. When their parents head out of town one Halloween weekend, an all-time rager of a teen house party turns to terror when aliens attack, forcing the siblings to band together to survive the night.

SPOONFUL OF SUGAR: Shudder Acquires Mercedes Bryce Morgan's Psychological Horror

Shudder have announced that they have acquired the streaming rights for Mercedes Bryce Morgan's psychological horror flick, Spoonful of Sugar. The film will have its world premiere at Fantastic Fest this coming Saturday.   Millicent is taking a semester off...

ALL JACKED UP AND FULL OF WORMS: New Trailer For Alex Phillips' Splatter Comedy

Follows Roscoe, a seedy motel maintenance man, discovers some powerful hallucinogenic worms. He meets Benny and they fall in love making worms together before embarking on an odyssey of sex and violence.

Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival: FLUX GOURMET And SWALLOWED Headline Film Lineup

It is a Switzerland kind of day here at ScreenAnarchy. The Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival announced their full program for this year's edition. There are some terrific films in their lineup so we'd thought we'd do the festival...

HOUSE OF PSYCHOTIC WOMEN UK Tour: Kier-La Janisse Book And Film Tour Hits Top UK Genre Events

Oh, this is going to be hella cool. If you're in the UK and are attending any of these events - Weird Weekend, Dead by Dawn, Mayhem Film Festival, Grimmfest, Abertoir and The Final Girls - make sure you have...

KIDS VS. ALIENS: RLJE Films Acquires Jason Eisner's Horror/Sci-fi Ahead of Fantastic Fest Premiere

An all-time rager of a teen house party turns to terror when aliens attack, forcing two warring siblings to band together to survive the night.

ARROW in October: TWO WITCHES And a Bounty of Curated Delights Highlight The Month

As October makes its way towards us we look to our friends at Arrow to find out what horror delights they have in store for us next month.    Pierre Tsigaridis' debut horror flick Two Witches, a story about a dark...

Shudder in October: Lauded Genre Titles DEADSTREAM And RESURRECTION Lead The Pack

The beginning of October marks the midway point of spooky season (the beginning of, for the commoners) so let's take a moment to see what the fine folks at Shudder have planned for us next month.   Next month's lineup...

SYS's Six-Figure Film Festival: ANIMAL AMONG US And THE RIDESHARE KILLER Featured in L.A. Independent Filmmaking Conference

Here's something for L.A. based genre filmmakers. From the sounds of it, SellingYourScreenplay.com's event Six-Figure Film Festival and Conference is targetted at filmmakers, giving information, expertise and guidance for low budget and independant filmmaking.    Of particular interest to genre...

TetroVideo September Releases: PHILOSPHY OF A KNIFE, ECHOES FROM THE GRAVE And PROFANE

Time for another round of extreme horror from the good folks at TetroVideo.   This month they're releasing Andrey Iskanov's Philosophy of a Knife, Usama Alshaibi's Profane and the horror anthology Echoes From The Grave. If you like your horror...

Sitges 2022 Highlights Mike Flanagan, Quentin Dupieux, and Masaaki Yuasa in Latest Announcement

In 18 days, I will be in Spain. In 21 days, the great Sitges festival begins, and the amazing announcements just keep coming. Dario Argento will receive the new Golden Honorary Award, while Quentin Dupieux, Ti West and Masaaki Yuasa...

The GNOMES Are Coming To Fantastic Fest... And Feature Length Cinema

For some time, Dutch director Ruwan Heggelman (Mime, I Can Fly) and producer Richard Raaphorst (director of Frankenstein's Army) have been working on several projects, but one of the funniest of these must be their gory short Gnomes. In it,...

Brooklyn Horror 2022: Second Wave Announced! French Extreme Horror, Festival Faves And Short Film Blocks!

In the very short time that Brooklyn Horror Fim Festival has been around it has quickly established itself as one of the go-to festivals in New York and the U.S. Scheduling itself during spooky season also helps.    Today Brooklyn...

BIRTH/REBIRTH: Laura Moss Makes Their Feature Film Debut With a Shudder Original

Shudder have announced that production has begun on their next Shudder Original Film, Birth/Rebirth.    A morgue technician successfully reanimates the body of a little girl, but to keep her breathing, she will need to harvest biological materials from pregnant...

MOTELX 2022: SPEAK NO EVIL And DEADSTREAM Win Feature Film Awards

MotelX wrapped up yesterday in Lisbon, Portugal. On Sunday night the awards were handed out with our particular attention given to the feature films.    Christian Tafdrup's Speak No Evil was awarded the Méliès d’argent Award - Best European Feature...

Beyond Fest 2022: Full Lineup Announced. Ten World Premieres, Tributes to Park, Shatner, Friedkin And Much More

We don't know how you're going to take it all in because the complete program of this year's Beyond Fest is a beast.    This year's festival boasts ten world premieres, including Halloween Ends, My Best Friend's Exorcism and Christmas...