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Joachim Trier’s THELMA – Opening November 24 in LA (November 10 in NY)

Directed by Joachim Trier Written By Joachim Trier and Eskil Vogt Starring Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, and Henrik Rafaelsen THELMA, is award-winning writer/director Joachim Trier’s (REPRISE, OSLO, AUGUST 31st, LOUDER THAN BOMBS) most daring film to date. Co-written with longtime collaborator Eskil Vogt, Trier follows Thelma, a young woman (Eili Harboe) who leaves her strict family and …

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The Brooklyn Horror Film Festival Announces Awards and Highlights from the Second Annual Edi

The Brooklyn Horror Film Festival is thrilled to announce our 2017 award winners following the close of another successful year bringing the best in horror to NYC’s coolest borough. The second edition of the festival closed with a sold-out screening of Elizabeth E. Schuch’s THE BOOK OF BIRDIE at the Wythe Hotel Cinema in Greenpoint. “The rate of expansion for …

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Cinepocalypse Announces Full Programming, Guests, Juries!

Debut year of genre festival to award director Larry Cohen and actor Antonio Fargas,  opens with SWEET VIRGINIA, closes with BEYOND SKYLINE! The Music Box Theatre is proud to announce their full wave of programming and guests for the debut year of CINEPOCALYPSE (an evolution to the program design of Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival), which will take place November …

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Event Review: Uncut Italian 35mm print of Suspiria – Belcourt Theater, Nashville, TN 9/16/17

 It sounds like something out of Indiana Jones…or maybe an old Italian horror movie…there’s an old, out of business movie theater in Italy. A careful exploration of the building reveals a forgotten storage room. And in that storage room, something unbelievable is found. A priceless treasure. Thankfully, the Chicago Cinema Society knows this doesn’t belong in a museum; no, they’ve …

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Spooky Empire Rolls Out Red Carpet For Hollywood Icons This October

SPOOKY EMPIRE ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR HOLLYWOOD ICONS THIS OCTOBER “The Dark Side of Comic Con” celebrates the 30th anniversary of The Lost Boys with guest appearances from Billy Wirth, Jamison Newlander and G Tom Mac  Additionally, the convention will celebrate the Hollywood classic, Sixteen Candles, with the reunion of Molly Ringwald, John & Joan Cusack and Anthony …

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BRAD DOURIF to Receive Award at New York City Horror Film Festival

JOIN THE CULT OF CHUCKY AS ACTOR BRAD DOURIF RECEIVES ACHIEVEMENT IN ACTING AWARD AT 15TH NEW YORK CITY HORROR FILM FESTIVAL! At this year’s 15th edition of the New York City Horror Film Festival, broad-ranged character actor Brad Dourif, beloved to fright fans as the voice of killer doll Chucky, will receive the event’s Lifetime Achievement Award on Saturday, …

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Trailer Released for “Mad Women in My Attic! A Cabaret of Musical Lunacy”

Cabaret performer Monica Salvi and filmmaker Samantha Oči have partnered up to create an eccentric promotional video for the upcoming stage show “Mad Women in my Attic! A Cabaret of Musical Lunacy” – which is due to be performed in London and New York in October 2017. Shot in London’s Murder Mile Studio (a renowned alternative venue and S&M Dungeon) …

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Shriekfest Reveals its Short Film Selections for the 2017 Festival! 

Shriekfest Film Festival has unveiled the official selection of short films headed to the 17th edition of the festival.   Thirty Five short films make up the 2017 line up!  The films come from countries including Australia and the United Kingdom, states including CA, NC, NY, WA, TX, MA, FL, OH, PA, AZ, and MN.  Festival Director Denise Gossett says “I …

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Colorado Springs Comicon: 2017 Event Review

I had the pleasure of attending this year’s annual Comicon located in Colorado Springs, CO. The event was held by “Altered Reality Entertainment” who have hosted similar conventions all over the country. HNN (horrornews.net) was on-site to gather some photos and review the event itself. Most impressive was the stellar # of celebrities featured at this event. A number of …

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