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Synapse Films Releasing Documentary on CREEPSHOW

In 2007, Universal Home Video released a 2-disc DVD set in the UK in Region 2 PAL format with a wonderful documentary produced by Michael Felsher of Red Shirt Pictures entitled Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow.  A highly entertaining and long overdue look behind-the-scenes of one of the most entertaining horror films of the 1980’s, Just Desserts has, to …

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LEGENDS OF THE LOCH Set to Go Before the Cameras

Actor, producer, stunt man, radio host, 70mm camera operator, distributor, film preservationist and film authority extraordinaire Douglas Dunning is set to appear in Legends of the Loch, a fantasy/adventure with former 007 star George Lazenby (he plays Captain Dunkirk), written produced and to be directed by Terry McGreal, wherein he plays a character known as “The Stranger”.  He is a …

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Sir Christopher Lee Film JINNAH To Premiere on Turner Classic Movies

In keeping with the last wishes of his dear friend Sir Christopher Lee actor and now distributor Douglas Dunning, in association with Vision Films and director Jamil Dehlavi, has licensed Sir Christopher’s 1998 film Jinnah to Turner Classic Movies (TCM). The film will be presented as a World Television Premiere in October 2016 during Christopher Lee Month on the TCM …

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Film Review: Day 6 (2011) – Review 2

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SYNOPSIS: Dr. Piso studies the alien abductions. From the abductees under hypnosis, he has understood that some alien races have been installing, for millennia, their active memories in the people’s brains, to exploit a special energy: the Soul. REVIEW: Varo Venturi’s Day 6 is another genre outing that has made its rounds under different titles: Alien Exorcism (U.S.), Alien Encounter …

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Great Party, Isn’t It? Ring in the New Year with Jack, Shelley and THE SHINING

Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 film The Shining, which stars Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers, Danny Lloyd, Joe Turkel, and Barry Nelson, will be screened at the Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn, NY. Based upon Stephen King’s novel of the same name, the 146-minute film will be screened on Friday, January 1st, 2016 at 12:10 am (ten minutes after the New Year …

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Santa’s Coming to Punish You at the Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn, NY

The notorious and controversial 1984 film Silent Night, Deadly Night, directed by Charles E. Sellier Jr., will be screened this weekend at the beautiful Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn, NY on 35mm. Lambasted by parental groups upon its initial release on November 9, 1984 (the same day as A Nightmare on Elm Street), the publicity surrounding the controversy failed to translate …

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Director Thomas J. Churchill at the Born to Ride TV & Magazine 20th Anniversary Party

Thomas J. Churchill, the director of The Emerging Past, Lazarus: Apocalypse, and the upcoming Check Point, recently appeared at the Born to Ride TV & Magazine 20th Anniversary Party, which was held at the Harley Davidson of Brandon dealership in Tampa, Florida. Also appearing at the event was actress Krista Grotte, who also appeared in Mr. Churchill’s Lazarus: Apocalypse, and …

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