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Wizard World announces WWE top superstars to slam into Philadelphia Comic Con

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WWE® Superstars John Cena® And Daniel Bryan® To Attend Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con on May 30, June 1, 2013

Duo Continues Run Of Top WWE® Talent At Wizard World Shows In 2013; Join Celebrity Roster With Stan Lee, Summer Glau, William Shatner At Pennsylvania Convention Center

NEW YORK, January 31, 2013 – Wizard World has fast become the place for fans to meet top WWE® stars, continuing this May/June with appearances … Continue reading

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Film Festival: Nick Zedd and The Cinema of Transgression Festival at Glasshouse, NYC ‏

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NICK ZEDD & THE CINEMA OF TRANSGRESSION

Just a quick heads up for anyone who can make it to New York in the next few days. Nick Zedd and The Cinema of Transgression Festival will be there from January 15-19. Full details, including schedule below… Don’t miss it.

9pm-late all nights

Glasshouse 246 Union Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211(G to Broadway, M to Lorimer, or L/G to Metropolitan-Lorimer)

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Event Review: 2012 NYC Horror Film Festival: Day One

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New York City has had a bad couple of weeks. Both Hurricane Sandy & Nor’easter Athena unleashed their wrath on the city & it’s five boroughs. But the late Michael J. Hein’s dream of NYC having it’s own horror film festival lives on despite mother nature’s best efforts to thwart it. The combined efforts of some very dedicated people have brought the festival back after a year off and it’s bigger and better than ever! … Continue reading

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Convention Report: Rock and Shock 2012

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Rock and Shock is an annual horror convention that takes place every October in Worcester, MA. Its ninth incarnation occurred on October 12-14, and I was on hand for all three days. Perhaps the biggest draw this year was former Kiss drummer Peter Criss, who had his own private signing room. Other celebrity guests included Danny Trejo (Machete), Tony Todd (Candyman), Doug Bradely (Hellraiser), Sid Haig (The Devil’s Rejects), Bill Moseley (The Devil’s … Continue reading

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Woodsmen Reunite at Satanic Rave 14 on Halloween Night

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Satanic Rave 14 at JC Dobbs featuring the return of THE WOODMEN!

Halloween – The Night Jabber Came Home ( Philadelphia will never be the same again ).  Oct. 31st, 2012

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Rock and Shock 2012 Convention Preview

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I’ve been counting down the days all year, and it’s finally here this weekend! Rock and Shock 2012 will take place will take place October 12-14 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA. As a horror fan from Massachusetts, I look forward to the convention every year.

This year’s list of guests is quite impressive and diverse. Celebrities in attendance will include such notable names as Danny Trejo (From Dusk Til Dawn), Heather Langenkamp (A … Continue reading

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The Walking Dead Escape – Live The Apocalypse!

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The Walking Dead Escape

WELLS FARGO CENTER COMPLEX
PHILADELPHIA, PA
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2012
6PM-12AM
GET REGISTERED NOW!

The zombie virus continues to spread as Ruckus Sports and Skybound, in conjunction with Live Nation, announce Philadelphia as the next city to fall in the gruesomely realistic The Walking Dead Escape obstacle course series.

There are three ways to take part in this epic adventure: participants can choose to … Continue reading

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Carnival of Darkness 3 (Horror/Sci-Fi Short Film Festival)

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 1, 2012
Film Festival Presents Bite-Sized Chunks of Horror
Festival confirms Veronica Cartwright, Tara Cardinal and Drew Daywalt
HOLLYWOOD, CA – October 1, 2012 – Filmmaker Alex Bram presents the most promising new voices in horror at the third annual Carnival of Darkness Film Festival. The most haunting and disturbing horror/sci-fi short films from across the world will be presented on a THX Authorized, … Continue reading

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Adult Swim at New York Comic Con

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Adult Swim Announces Electrifying Panel and Event Lineup

for 2012 New York Comic Con

Adult Swim will host panels and talent signings for fan-favorite series Robot Chicken, China, IL, The Venture Bros., Childrens Hospital, NTSF:SD:SUV::, and Superjail! at New York Comic Con at the Jacob K. Javits Center, Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13. See the full lineup below and please note all times, dates and locations are subject to change.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett at Chiller Theatre for Too Much Horror Business

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Not only is Kirk Hammett the lead guitarist for Metallica, one of the most successful heavy metal bands of all time, but he’s also the curator of one of the world’s finest collections of monster-movie memorabilia, a collection few people have ever seen. In Too Much Horror Business, Kirk finally unveils his near-mythical treasure trove of rare posters, props, costumes, and toys from the early silent classics to … Continue reading

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New Wizard World Comic Con Mobile App

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Wizard World Unveils Mobile App In Time For Chicago Comic Con

Schedules, Profiles, News, Photos, Maps, Notifications And More Just A Tap Away

NEW YORK, August 7, 2012 – Just in time for its longest-running and most-attended show, Wizard World today unveiled the “Official Wizard World Comic Con App,” a must-have for attendees to get the most out of events before, during and after each show, beginning with Wizard World Chicago Comic … Continue reading

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The Horror NEWS of the Philly Comic Con

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Wizards World Philadelphia Comic Con 2012

This past weekend was the definition of “an event”. It had everything for the geek, nerd, or just casual fan boy or girl. The headliners included a Star Trek panel that included all the Captains. It was amazing to see William Shatner, Patrick Stewart, Avery Brooks, Kate Mulgrew and Scott Bakula all under the same roof. Another main event at Wizards World was WWE Champion, … Continue reading

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GeekNation Launch Party

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GEEKNATION HOSTS (BETA) LAUNCH PARTY AT WIZARD WORLD PHILADELPHIA COMIC CON

Celebrity attendees include: Clare Kramer, Amber Benson, Dean Stockwell, Erin Gray, James Hong & Sean Patrick Flanery

WHAT: In celebration of their (beta) launch, GeekNation, along with actress & founder Clare Kramer (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Bring It On”) & Wizard World will be hosting a star-studded party at the Field House Philadelphia. Guests will enjoy free admission along with delicious … Continue reading

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Exhumed Films – Summer Schedule 2012

Exhumed Films – Summer Schedule 2012

Next Show
Audubon Auction House – Saturday June 23, 2012
Doors at 7:30pm, Trailers/Show at 8:00
$10 for the Double Feature

Free Parking! Info and Directions here
www.Auctionhouseshows.com

Exhumed Films Presents -

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NYC Zombie Crawl – May 27th, 2012

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NYC Zombie Crawl invades Brooklyn for its 6th year!
Zombies return to Williamsburg in search of brains, blood and good times!!

It’s that time of year, the ground is thawing out and the zombies will rise once again! The NYC Zombie Crawl is taking over Williamsburg on Sunday, May 27th! This crawl event is presented by the new horror video game Resident Evil® 6 (in stores 10/2/12) and we’ll have some trailers from the … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Wizards Comic Con Event Schedule Announced

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NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2012 – Interactive Q&A sessions with top stars like Chris Hemsworth, Stan Lee, William Shatner and three other “Star Trek” captains, WWE® Superstar CM Punk™ and more than a dozen others, movie screenings, evening parties, kids activities, comedy and costume contests are among the wide variety of programming offerings at Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, May 31 – June 3 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Panels are scheduled for … Continue reading

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