News and announcements on important upcoming horror events

Bruce Campbell’s Horror Fest Coming 2015

Wizard World Chicago Presents: Bruce Campbell’s Horror Fest March 6-8, 2015

‘The Evil Dead,’ ‘Army of Darkness’ Star To Emcee Full Three-Day Event Celebrating Everything Horror; Many Other Genre Stars, Directors, Writers To Attend; New Content To Be Available On Wizard World’s Cinedigm Channel

ROSEMONT, Ill., March 24, 2014 – It will be a Wizard World show like fans have never seen when the one and only Bruce Campbell emcees an entire weekend of … Continue reading

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Second Annual Falls Horror Fest Announces Details and Guests

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Horror cinema’s most iconic Slashers tear their way through second annual Falls Horror Fest (Niagara Falls, Ont.) : The Falls Horror Fest an incomparable interactive experience as part of the Niagara Falls Comic Con has just announced its “Haunted Killers of Cinema” theme. A spine tingling line up that will surely create an insomniac of even the most jaded of audiences includes: Tyler Mane (which you may recall from playing the ominous Michael Myers in … Continue reading

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Chainsaw Joe Gacy looking to Massacre the Innovator of Violence this Saturday night

The Horror / Wrestling Connection continues this Saturday evening as the stars of CZW wrestling travel down the road to “Best of the Best 13“!

CZW presents “High Stakes” at the Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ on Saturday night, March 8th! The event will be broadcast LIVE on czwippv.com!

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Horrornews.net has been closely following Joe Gacy and has a vested interest in the … Continue reading

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Bizarre A.C. II Launches Official Website

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In December monsters, zombies, ghouls, freaks and goblins sunk their teeth into Atlantic City, and now they hunger for more. The weird, the odd, the BIZARRE, Return to the Tropicana June 13th thru the 15th for a weekend of entertainment, education, commerce and camaraderie as we celebrate all things horror, paranormal and beyond at the jersey shore.

This spring Bizarre AC II brings back the strange and curious for an entertaining weekend at the … Continue reading

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Cinedigm and Wizard World Partner To Launch A Digital Comic Con Channel

The network will feature highly curated feature films, television episodes, web series, live panel conversations, original programming and an e-commerce component. Releasing widely on internet connected devices, the network will be accessible to Comic Con fans via mobile, tablets, gaming consoles, connected TVs and set top boxes.

Los Angeles, CA, February 12, 2014 – Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) announced today it has partnered with Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) to create a … Continue reading

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Bizarre A.C. part 2 , Atlantic City’s Horror Con Is Back For Revenge

Bizarre A.C. II , unusual, unpredictable, undead, returns to the Tropicana in Atlantic City, NJ on June 13 – 15, 2014.

If you missed the first Bizarre A.C. this past December, you missed a true horror event.   Jon Henderson crafted a horror convention that can go toe to toe with Monster Mania or Chiller Theatre Cons.   Well,  if you enjoyed Bizarre A.C. and thought it was great, then you’re going to love what’s coming … Continue reading

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AJ Styles Slams Into Adventureland (Voorhees, NJ)

 

Saturday, February 8th:
Adventureland Store is proud to host a signing with former TNA Wrestling Grand Slam Champion AJ STYLES! AJ will be in the store from 12PM to 2PM signing autographs & taking pictures with fans. Mail order items will be accepted. Pricing breakdown is as follows:

In Store: $30 will get you an autograph & photograph with AJ; extra signatures can be purchased for $15 each.
Mail Order: Can’t … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Tickets To The Cage Of Death

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Horrornews.net has a pair of General Admission tickets to the biggest CZW wrestling show of the year, CAGE OF DEATH. Courtesy of Combat Zone Wrestling. If you are in the South Jersey area and want to attend this event, email joyhorror@horrornews.net and write CAGE OF DEATH in the subject line. In the body of the email, please give you first and last name and why you want to attend CAGE OF DEATH?

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Monster Mania 2014 is going to be a SCREAM

What’s Your Favorite Scary Movie? ROGER JACKSON Making Convention Debut March 2014!

I sat at my computer on Tuesday night eagerly awaiting for guest announcements from NJ based MonsterMania convention. Shortly before 8:00, the announcements began & they certainly didn’t disappoint. Though the show is in March, we were treated to a heaping helping of names.

Fans of “Dark Shadows” will be delighted to see that Lara Parker & Kathryn Leigh Scott are among … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Bizarre AC (Atlantic City Horror Expo)

Bizarre AC hits the Tropicana in Atlantic City, NJ with a whirlwind of horror icons, including Doug Bradley, Kane Hodder, Tony Todd, Heather Langencamp, Bill Moseley, Alex Vincent, Tom Savini, Michael Berryman, and tons more.   The weekend of December 13, 14, 15.

There will also be screenings of Zombie Strippers, Return to Nuke’em High, Sparks, Miss December, Mr. Hush, Mischief Night and more.

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Cage of Death – In Search of a Hero

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CHRIS HERO RETURNS TO CZW!

If you’re a fan of the independent professional wrestling circuit, odds are you’ve heard of Chris Hero. Having traveled the world & capturing championships in major organizations like CZW, Ring of Honor, Chikara, & others, Hero signed a developmental deal with WWE in 2012. Rebranded as Kassius Ohno, it seemed Hero would follow in the footsteps of other colleagues on the independent circuit & carve out a legacy on … Continue reading

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Atlantic City Horror Expo – December 13 – 15

For far too long, monsters, zombies, ghouls, freaks and goblins have roamed the Boardwalk, aimlessly searching, searching for a place to gather and tell their stories, and now, that day has come. The weird, the odd, the BIZARRE, all gather for a weekend of entertainment, education, commerce and camaraderie as we celebrate all things horror and beyond, the first weekend of its kind in the history of Atlantic City, NJ.

Hosted by Tropicana Casino … Continue reading

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Horror News on the Vampires: Pop Culture and Myth Panel at Comikaze

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The “Vampires: Pop Culture and Myth” panel filled up quickly with costumed fans at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo Friday night, November 1. Fanged folklore was explored by a panel of authorities on the subject, spanning television, comic book and music backgrounds.

Juliet Landau, Drusilla on TV’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer, moderated the panel consisting of FEARnet’s Gavin Hignight, comic book artist Georges Jeanty (TV’s Buffy), Grimm’s creator/writer Jim Kouf, Buffy/Angel’s writer-director David Greenwalt, Bauhaus’ David … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Robert Kurtzman’s MAD FX LAB And Robert Englund Interview

On Tuesday October 29th 2013 I was given the Halloween treat of a lifetime. The amazing Robert Kurtzman was kind enough to invite me over to his studio in Crestline Ohio for one of the coolest events I have ever had the honor to attend.

First, a little back story as this year Robert kicked off what is hopefully going to be a Halloween tradition here in Northeast Ohio, Robert Kurtzman’s Mad FX … Continue reading

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First person View – Insidious Chapter 2 Premier

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Taking a long drive through Los Angeles traffic during rush hour usually sucks. But when your about to visit your first premier you could care less. Thanks to “Film District” I was doing just that. We parked our rental at “Universal’s City Walk” and proceeded down towards a crowds frenzied roar. There it is, “The Red Carpet”. Picked up my movie tickets at a booth and walked right up to some very big security guards. … Continue reading

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Halloween HorrorNights 23 Review

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Cabin in the woods 5/5
This house was epic! First house of the night an it blew me away. They stuck to the movies plot and scenery flawlessly and didn’t miss an opportunity for a scare. There was big unexpected scares in this one that had me literally backed into a wall at one point. It’s a win win for me since the house is as badass and intense as its film. This … Continue reading

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Friday the 13th Summer Camp Sleepover

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Friday the 13th Summer Camp Sleepover

Fri, 09/13/2013 – 4:00pm – Sat, 09/14/2013 – 1:00pm

-The 1st Ever Outdoor Overnight Horror Film Festival at a Summer Camp -

On Friday, September 13th, The Awesome Fest will take over Adventureland Day Camp in Bensalem for the 1st ever Summer Camp Sleepover, an overnight horror film festival outdoors in the woods! From Dusk ‘til dawn, The Awesome Fest will screen 6 movies while offering … Continue reading

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Premiere: Plan 9 (2013)

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With the post production for Plan 9 almost complete, Darkstone Entertainment held its first private cast and crew screening August 24th, 2013 at the Grandin Theater, located in Roanoke, Virginia where the film was shot. Now that director John Johnson film has successfully launched with its first screening, Plan 9 will be going to market, shopping for distribution to find it the proper home.

The film played to a … Continue reading

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Monster-Mania Con XXV coming Aug 16 – 18

The August Monster Mania always feels like the unofficial kickoff to the Halloween season. It’s a great way to finish off the summer and start the scary early by collecting your favorite genre stars autograph and nabbing a copy of your favorite DVD or movie poster. This year is no exception to greatness as MM guests include Carrie Fisher, Christopher Lloyd, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, and of corpse The Godfather of Zombie, George Romero. … Continue reading

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Event Report: Boston Comic Con 2013

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2013 was not an easy year for the Boston Comic Con. The sixth annual event was originally planned for April, the same weekend that the the Boston marathon bombers ended up being caught. The promoters were forced to make the last-minute decision to postpone the event. Although many guests and attendees were already scheduled to fly into the city, safety rightfully came first. In the end, the postponement proved to be largely beneficial. … Continue reading

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25th Anniversary Screening of They Live w/ Rowdy Roddy Piper

The Awesome Fest presents They Live w/ Special Guest Rowdy Roddy Piper

Limited edition print by Ralph Stollenwerk (Awesome Dudes Printing) for our 25th Anniversary screening of They Live with Rowdy Roddy Piper in attendance. Tickets are on sale now at www.thetroc.com .

You can get more information at http://www.theawesomefest.com/

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