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Reason’s “The Toxic Avenger” Music Video Released

Reason’s “The Toxic Avenger” Music Video Released

In 2009, the progressive metal band Reason (then known as Obsequy) recruited Cage singer Sean Peck to do lead vocals on their song “The Toxic Avenger” during the recording sessions of their debut Thoughtcrime EP. The song was written after Reason guitarist/vocalist Alex Fidel read a book by Toxic Avenger creator and Troma president Lloyd Kaufman, describing a story of bands giving their music to Troma for free for the love of the movies. A … Continue reading

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‘Hand of Glory’ director responds to threat of picketing at premiere

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Stuart Wahlin, writer and director of upcoming thriller Hand of Glory, responded today to what he described as a “veiled threat from anonymous cowards” who allegedly plan to picket the film’s March premiere at the Indie Horror Film Fest in Chicago. Wahlin said he received the message from an individual via Facebook, an online social-networking community. The message expressed concern regarding the content of the upcoming film, which centers on an alcoholic prostitute. “When we … Continue reading

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‘Black Tide’ runs Ashore

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Would Megacorp want you as a Reuseable? Are you that valuable? The first printing of john g rees’ new HORROR novel, BLACK TIDE, has finally been released in print by Black Water Books With BLACK TIDE, john g rees takes us back with this freaquel to anoxic zone and Halocline, back in time to the beginning for Jake Strom. We meet Jake before his recruitment as a ‘Reuseable’ becomes the only alternative, death everlasting. Megacorp, … Continue reading

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Trailer: Eternal Damned Nation Book One (2013)

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Trailer: Eternal Damned Nation Book One (2013) A wave of demonic possessions sweeps through a small city as a veteran detective and his overeager sidekick attempt to make sense of a series of grisly, ritualistic murders.

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Eagle One Media unleashes Wrath of the Titans app

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Eagle One Media unleashes Wrath of the Titans video app. Eagle One Media is proud to release its Wrath of the Titans app for the ipad, iphone, and ipod platforms. The mythological titan gods return and clash in this unique entertainment app that finds our hero Perseus waging an epic battle against unworldly beasts and scheming gods to save the life of his son. Specially priced at $2.99 the app, now available in the itunes … Continue reading

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Horror Scripts Wanted – Hollywood Screenplay Competition

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The Hollywood Screenplay Competition is now accepting submissions for its 2012 screenwriting competition, where the winning script will be optioned and produced into a feature film. Screenplays in most genres will be considered: drama, comedy, action, sci-fi, horror, thriller, biopic, family, adventure, etc. (Scripts for documentaries, animation and musicals will not be accepted.) Scripts will be judged on Concept (Originality,) Plot (Storyline,) Characters, Dialogue, Structure, and Cinematic Value (Marketability.) The competition is conducted in association … Continue reading

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‘The App Killer’ production postponed

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While “the App Killer” was intended to go underway last November, the horror feature has been postponed indefinitely. “The intention is to start shooting by the end of the summer of 2012″ says the director.  The film is still looking for investors. The story will take place in the city of Barcelona, Spain. “The App Killer” tells the story of a group of interns and students abroad, who start disappearing after a psycho killer has … Continue reading

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Matt Peppler Brings Talent To Undead Artwork

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FOLLOW THE RULES AND SURVIVE THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE There are rules that should be followed to survive the zombie apocalypse. From getting good cardio, making a fortress out of a mall, to finding answers at the Center For Disease Control, these rules will help to survive the relentless appetites of the undead. Follow the rules and survive for a little bit longer. These rules have to be remembered as Graphic Artist Matt Peppler lends his … Continue reading

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Reason – ‘The Toxic Avenger’ Music Video prepping for Troma

Reason – ‘The Toxic Avenger’ Music Video preppng for Troma

Reason, a progressive heavy metal band formerly known as Obsequy, has been producing a music video for their song “The Toxic Avenger” for the past 8 months. They recorded the song in 2009 during their Thoughtcrime EP sessions (then as Obsequy). They recruited Sean Peck, lead singer of heavy metal legends Cage (www.cageheavymetal.com), for the lead vocals on “The Toxic Avenger”.  The band recently cast Hollywood icon and independent filmmaker/actor Dennis Woodruff for a scene … Continue reading

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‘Scream Deconstructed’ invades e-book and international marketplace

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The first book about all four ‘Scream’ films enjoys wider distribution on Kindle, Nook, Barnes & Noble, and international Amazon stores after successful initial release. Americans who like their slasher films with a side order of introspection have made the book ‘Scream Deconstructed: An Unauthorized Analysis’ by Scott Kessinger an unlikely hit, and now fans abroad can join in: in both print and electronic form. Independent publishing imprint Stinger Books announced this week that ‘Scream … Continue reading

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‘Shivers Down Your Spine’ | 13 Part Short Film Horror Series – Now Online!

Got some news on a new 13 part horror series, now online! DeadLantern.com’s free monthly horror webseries SHIVERS DOWN YOUR SPINE. This will be a 13 part series of short 4-8 $minute films that feature a wide range of horror subgenres, from comedy to slashers to monsters to even obscure stuff like film noir and sword-and-sandal! This series will also include shorts written and directed by various members of the horror podcast community, including the … Continue reading

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‘Zombie Dawn’ film unleashes trailer 2

‘Zombie Dawn’ film unleashes trailer 2

Eagle One Media unleashes new Zombie Dawn film trailer! Debuts official movie website! December 28, 2011. Eagle One Media is proud to release the second trailer for its upcoming zombie action film Zombie Dawn. In conjunction with the new trailer, an official film website has been set up at www.zombiedawnmovie.com where horror and zombie fans can catch updates on this upcoming 2012 film.

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‘Haunted Poland’ scares up a release and follow-up

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Official word arrives that the film Haunted Poland (aka Nawiedzona Polska) , which has been seeing some traction and interest will be releasing the first part of 2012. A sequel has been announced “Haunted Poland 2″ due to the online interest in this film. In the sequel, we are told that character Irene (Irene GonzĂĄlez) will return to Poland in search of her friend. The film is directed and written by Pau MasĂł. To follow Haunted Poland 2 … Continue reading

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2011 Horror Comic Awards are now live

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The pioneers of horror comic news are back to celebrate the best Horror Comics for 2011. ComicMonsters.com presents the third annual Horror Comic Awards. Voting is open via the ComicMonsters.com site on December 21st, 2011 and ends on December 31st, 2011. Best of Luck to the Nominees……May the most brutal comic prevail. http://www.comicmonsters.com/horror-comic-awards.html The categories and nominees for 2011 are: Writer of the Year Mike Mignola on Hellboy Joe Hill on Locke and Key Joshua … Continue reading

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A Raving Revue in the Land of Bad Dreams

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“The Land of Bad Dreams”, a new collection of dark poetry and prose by Kyla Ward, comes to life in this series of video clips. Six performance groups, including the infamous Surgical Sideshow and members of the Theatre of Blood, were each invited to interpret a piece from the collection. Filmed with an awestruck live audience, the results are unlike any poetry reading or cabaret you have ever witnessed! Burlesque enchantress Venus Vamp rose impressively … Continue reading

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New Sci-Fi Horror from Permuted Press

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The sci-fi horror novel Containment Room 7, by Bryan Hall, is now available from Permuted Press. In a far corner of space, orbiting a massive black hole, the research ship DARC12 discovers a strange asteroid—one that seems to be … alive. After loading the rock onboard for study, the ship quickly descends into madness. It begins with voices, whispers filling the shadows and the minds of the crew. A once sane man declares that their … Continue reading

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