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GIVING BIRTH TO A BUTTERFLY Clip: Break a Leg!

Giving Birth to a Butterfly, the debut feature from Theodore Schaefer, will have its world premiere at Fantasia during its opening weekend. Earlier today an exclusive clip was shared by Variety. We can share that little nugget of surreality with...

HOWL And WILLOW CREEK Among Creature Features on New UK AVOD

You cannot always subscribe to every streaming service out there. If money is tight and you don't mind sitting through a few adverts now and again then the new UK AVOD (advertising-based video on demand) service w4free.com may be for...

LIKE A DIRTY FRENCH NOVEL Trailer Premiere

If you're attending Dances With Films, the independant film festival in Los Angeles this week you've probably had your eye on Michael Cuenca's indie noir, Like a Dirty French Novel. Even the title alone wins points as an attention getter. ...

THE FIVE RULES OF SUCCESS Exclusive Clip

Orson Oblowitz's trippy art house film, The Five Rules of Success, is coming to Amazon and iTunes on July 30th. Ambassador Film Group is releasing the indie flick and they have given us an exclusive clip to share with you...

THE LAST RITE Trailer: Leroy Kincaide's Debut to Premiere at Arrow Video FrightFest

Leroy Kincaide's The Last Rite is set to have its world premiere at the famed Arrow Video FrightFest next month. This is the writing and directorial debut of the British ex-pro wrestler. Today the teaser trailer have come our way....

NOPE Poster: Yes, Please

The poster for the next Jordan Peele-directed film came out today. First, all I needed to know was that there was a new film written and directed by Peele. Then add in the (so far) announced cast of Daniel Kaluuya,...

Horrible Imaginings 2021: First Wave of Titles Announced

Our emails hid from us that the Horrible Imaginings Film Festival announced the first wave of their program at the beginning of the week. So here we are, sharing with you the first narrative and ten short films that will...

Sitges Online Pitchbox: Submissions For Film And Series Open Now

Submission are now open for Sitges Online Pitchbox, an important co-production destination in Europe. Small in size, the program only takes in five international film projects, so only the best of the best get to make their pitch at this...

THE SACRED SPIRIT Teaser: A Cryptic And Weird Taste of Chema GarcĂ­a Ibarra's Feature Film Debut

It has been some time since we've talked about Spanish director Chema García Ibarra. Fearing we have lost touch with Ibarra forever color us surprised when we find out that he has a feature film called Sacred Spirit and that...

Arrow Video FrightFest 2021: Second Wave Hits With Fourteen World Premieres!

Oh boy! The second wave of Arrow Video FrightFest 2021 is here and it is chock full of so many good and promising genre treats for attendees this year.    As diverse and eclectic as the countries they come from...

CUENTOS PARA VIERNES POR LA NOCHE / TALES FOR A FRIDAY NIGHT: New Argentine Anthology Series Coming to Amazon Prime LatAM

A new horror and fantasy anthology series Tales for Friday Night (Cuentos para viernes por la noche) is coming to Amazon Prime in all LatAm territories on July 30th.    Written and directed by Argentine filmmaker Pablo Vergara, his new...

Shudder in August: TEDDY, JAKOB'S WIFE and MOSQUITO STATE Close Out Summer

We know, we know. August hearkens the mid point of Summer and though there may still be an air of uncertainty around the end of Summer holidays one thing is for sure, Shudder will be there to help you get...

MOTELX 2021: David Lowery's THE GREEN KNIGHT to Open Lisbon Genre Fest

Last night, our friends at MOTELX - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival announced the first wave of titles for their fifteenth edition. All set to wow an in-person audience with as close a return to form as health guidelines will...

Fantasia 2021: Final Wave Announced, Takashi Miike's THE GREAT YOKAI WAR - GUARDIANS to Close The Fest

Just when you thought there couldn't possibly be more good news than what we've seen already from our friends at Fantasia they've gone and done this - they've programmed Takashi Miike's The Great Yokai War - Guardians to be their...

DEMONIC Official Trailer: It Won't Stop Coming For You

Hell to the yes. We won't have to wait long for Neil Blomkamp's horror thriller Demonic. This morning the drop of the official trailer only intensifies that desire to see it. Check it out, now!   A young woman unleashes...

BEHEMOTH: Indie, FX Heavy Thriller Comes to Digital on August 27th

Peter Sefchik's debut creature thriller, Behemoth, is coming to digital platforms on August 27th. Sefchik's career began at Skywalker Ranch and he is using all his past experience in special effects to load up his first film with as many...

Horror Channel in August: HELLRAISER Trilogy, Savini's NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, Gordon's RE-ANIMATOR Coming Next Month

As the breadth of content providers continues to grow so do the opportunities to catch up with some horror classics. Next month Horror Channel offers viewers in the UK and Ireland the chance to catch up with cenobites, the undead,...

Shout! Factory TV Presents 'Piranhathon Bites Back-to-Back' Streaming August 9

You know you've thought to yourself, 'What if... what if I could watch two Piranha movies - the original and it's remake, specifically - over and over and over and over and over and over... again'. Well, Shout! Factory TV...

Panama Horror 2022: Submissions Are Now Open For Sixth Edition

Here is a case of, "there's no time like the present". Submissions are now open for the sixth edition of the Panama Horror Film Festival. The festival is preparing an in-person festival that will run from February 13th through 19th...

MAN UNDER TABLE: Bizarre Indie Film About Making Bizarre Indie Films on The Arrow Player This August

Noel David Taylor's indie flick Man Under Table will be available to Arrow subscribers in the US, Canada, UK and now in Ireland! The indie film about making indie films will premiere on August 2nd.    We premiered the trailer...