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THE UNKINDNESS OF RAVENS set to premiere at FrightFest 2016

THE UNKINDNESS OF RAVENS set to premiere at FrightFest 2016 {0}

THE UNKINDNESS OF RAVENS, the much anticipated second feature from Lawrie Brewster (Lord of Tears) will have its world premiere at London’s FrightFest. The film tells the story of Andrew, a homeless veteran suffering from PTSD. Haunted by flashbacks of a traumatic event he witnessed while serving in the armed forces, Andrew travels to a(…)

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New UK trailer for LIGHTS OUT

New UK trailer for LIGHTS OUT {0}

We are excited (and a little bit scared) to share with you the brand new trailer for LIGHTS OUT, which is based on the horror short that went viral and comes from horror uber-producer James Wan and stars Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Billy Burke, Alexander DiPersia and Maria Bello. LIGHTS OUT is released in UK(…)

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Review: WORRY DOLLS (2016)

Review: WORRY DOLLS (2016) {0}

Stars: Christopher Wiehl, Kym Jackson, Tina Lifford, Samantha Smith, Yohance Myles, Kennedy Brice, Brea Grant, R. Brandon Johnson | Written by Danny Kolker, Christopher Wiehl | Directed by Padraig Reynolds It’s been quite some time since I saw Padraig Reynolds’ debut feature Rites of Spring back at Glasgow Frightfest 2012 and since then Reynolds has(…)

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Review: INTRUDERS

Review: INTRUDERS {0}

Stars: Beth Riesgraf, Martin Starr, Jack Kesy, Rory Culkin, Leticia Jimenez | Written by T.J. Cimfel, David White | Directed by Adam Schindler Anna Rook is isolated from human contact in nearly every way, which is exactly how she likes it. Suffering from crippling agoraphobia and holed up in an old Victorian mansion on the(…)

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2015 Frightfest flick THE SHELTER scores US distribution

2015 Frightfest flick THE SHELTER scores US distribution {0}

Uncork’d Entertainment has acquired US and Canadian rights to the horror-thriller The Shelter, with both a theatrical and digital release planned for the fall. Written and directed by John Fallon and produced by Fallon and Donny Broussard, The Shelter  – which screened at last years London Frightfest – stars Michael Paré (Eddie and the Cruisers, The(…)

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Leomark acquire THE LAUGHING MASK

Leomark acquire THE LAUGHING MASK {0}

Director Michael Aguiar’s indie slasher The Laughing Mask, scripted by Aguiar and starring John Hardy, Sheyenne Rivers, Gabriel Lee and Jeffrey Jenkins, has been acquired by Leomark Studios for digital, bowing on June 24th.

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DARK WEB wants you!

DARK WEB wants you! {0}

Taggart Productions and Felt Films have teamed up with Latino-Review Media (LRM) for the horror/sci-fi series Dark-Web. The eight-part anthology series revolves around the mysterious disappearance of a young Cyber-security analyst and the trail of stories she leaves behind for her friends to unravel.

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First look at zombie horror THE REZORT

First look at zombie horror THE REZORT {0}

Set in a world in which humanity has already won a war against an almost-apocalyptic zombie outbreak, The ReZort is a highly controlled zombie safari retreat with trained security personnel protecting the guests 24/7. That is until the resort’s security system is hacked and a computer virus crashes it, potentially unleashing thousands of bloodthirsty zombies(…)

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Black Fawn Films reveal latest fear-flick LET HER OUT

Black Fawn Films reveal latest fear-flick LET HER OUT {0}

For many out there Blumhouse are the current kings of horror, however the more hardened horror fans know where it’s really at – the Canadian-based Black Fawn Films. Responsible for some of the best fear-flicks of recent years – films such as Antisocial, The Drownsman and Bite – Black Fawn Films have once again teamed(…)

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Review: THE FOREST (2016)

Review: THE FOREST (2016) {0}

Stars: Natalie Dormer, Taylor Kinney, Yukiyoshi Ozawa, Eoin Macken, Stephanie Vogt, Yasuo Tobishima, Noriko Sakura, Yûho Yamashita, Lidija Antonic | Written by Nick Antosca, Sarah Cornwell, Ben Ketai | Directed by Jason Zada After her sister is reported missing, Sara (Natalie Dormer), journeys from her home in the US to Japan in search of her(…)

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Review: JURASSIC WARS – SHARKTOPUS VS PTERACUDA (2014) {0}

Stars: Robert Carradine, Mario Ceara, Katie Savoy, Akari Endo, Tony Evangelista, Mario Arturo Hernández, Rib Hillis, Alan Nadal Piantini, Conan O’Brien | Written by Matt Yamashita | Directed by Kevin O’Neill If you thought it was only studios like The Asylum who were cranking out giant sea creature flicks for Syfy you’d be completely wrong(…)

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Fright Rags get Evil (Dead) {0}

35 years ago, Sam Raimi revolutionized the face of independent filmmaking with the premiere of The Evil Dead. Fright-Rags commemorates the influential horror classic with an officially-licensed collection of merchandise dedicate to the ultimate experience in grueling terror. Explains Fright-Rags founder Ben Scrivens: The Evil Dead holds a special place in my heart. When Tim(…)

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