News and announcements on important upcoming horror events

Nude Nuns with Big Guns: Trailer Premier at Boobs and Blood Horror Film Festival

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Fans of exploitation horror films will still have to wait a while for the release of Freak Show Entertainment’s “Nude Nuns with Big Guns,” but fans can get a glimpse of the new film’s trailer at the Boobs and Blood Horror Film Festival on September 26th at the New Beverly Cinema,in Los Angeles.
Upon taking her vows to become a nun, Sister Sarah is abused, brainwashed and drugged into submission by … Continue reading

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FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival 2010 – Orlando Gets FREAKY!

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Orlando prepares to get FREAKY as the 2010 FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival announces it’s 2010 line up of screening films and invades Orlando with huge celebrity guests.

Orlando, FL – Sept. 11, 2010 – The 5th Annual FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival (October 8-10, 2010), present by FEAR FILM Motion Picture Studios, is proud to announce it’s 2010 festival program. Ten Feature Films and twenty-one short films from all over the … Continue reading

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The Real Vampire Files- History Television on September 7th, 2010 @ 8pm

Hmmm, the real files huh…

SGL Entertainment is pleased to announce that the long awaited television documentary called “The Real Vampire Files” will be airing on History Television on September 7th, 2010 @ 8pm.

The documentary produced by MDF Productions is expected to be somewhat controversial and includes Drake Mefestta a real life vampire who will be carrying out a live feeding on camera. The television show also includes: Michelle Belanger, Ticia Martyr and the … Continue reading

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Embalmo: Screenings Oct 1-3 – Another crazy ass clown?

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Local Philadelphia film making crew is was making some waves amongst the Underground with titles like:

“DAISY DERKINS, DOGSITTER OF THE DAMNED!”
“EVIL BREW”
“Battle Nun: Key To Heaven”
“THE HALF-LIFE HORROR FROM HELL or IRRADIATED SATAN ROCKS THE WORLD!”
“UNWINDING”
“EMBALMO!”

Their latest film, EMBALMO!, will be screened at the Project Twenty1 film festival during the weekend of October 1-3, 2010:

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Composer Ron Jones to sign at Dark Delicacies

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On Sunday September 19th Dark Delicacies will host a CD release signing for the boxed soundtrack set of the entire Star Trek: The Next Generation. This set is limited to 5,000 copies

On hand for the signing will be Composer Ron Jones.

Dark Delicacies is located at 3512 West Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91505 and can be reached for more information at (818) 556-6660 or via the website at Continue reading

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Grimm Up North Film Festival – October 28th and 31st

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Grimm Up North Film Festival is back for a second year – Bigger, Bloodier and more Brutal than ever.

This Halloween between the 28th and 31st October the darkness descends on Manchester, as the UK’s premier horror and sci-fi film festival returns. Last year’s inaugural festival saw 25 feature films, including 15 premieres – featuring Q&As and seminars with directors, cast and crew. Grimm Up North screened movies from Japan, Finland, Germany, Romania, Canada and … Continue reading

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September Auction Extravaganza- Saturday September 11th

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HOLLYWOOD’S ICONIC ACTION PROPS ARE ON THE AUCTION BLOCK DURING PREMIERE PROPS’ LIVE AUCTION ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

EL SEGUNDO (August 31, 2010) – Premiere Props announced today they will be hosting their LIVE September Auction Extravaganza, featuring over 750 movie props and costumes from Hollywood’s iconic action films, used by today’s hottest stars.

In honor of the movie opening that same weekend, hundreds of costumes and props used in the making of the hotly … Continue reading

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Spike TV’s 2010 Scream Awards

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Spike TV’s 5th annual Scream Awards is on October 19th and arrowinthehead posted the 1st look at the event’s nominees!The event, which honors the best in sci-fi, horror and fantasy, takes place on October 16th at The Greek Theater in Los Angeles, California. It’ll then air on Spike TV October 19th at 9 PM EST. The nominees for the event were chosen by an advisory board that included some iconic genre names including Tim Burton, … Continue reading

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Get Possessed With “The Exorcist: Extended Directors Cut” In Theaters One Night Only

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The most horrifying movie of all time, “The Exorcist Extended Director’s Cut,” is coming to movie theaters in your area ONE NIGHT ONLY on Thursday, September 30th at 7pm.

Presented by NCM Fathom, “The Exorcist Extended Director’s Cut” features never-before-seen on-set footage, interviews with Academy Award® winning director William Friedkin, writer William Peter Blatty, and actress Linda Blair, and several members of the original movie cast and crew, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at … Continue reading

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Nightbeasts – LA premier – Sept 24

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Nightbeasts starring Zach galligan of (Gremlins) fame will have its LA premiere at the historic Hollywood Egyptian theatre where it will play as part of the Arpa International Film Festival on Friday Sept 24 at 10 pm and it will play at the Arizona Underground Film festival on Saturday Sept 25 at 10pm A Q and A with the principal cast and a poster signing will follow each screening and there will … Continue reading

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Throwing Stones: teen horror web series – new poster & event

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Throwing Stones has been invited to take part in the horror con BLOODAPALOOZA at Dallas Market Hall in Dallas, TX on October 8-10 where the cast and crew will be signing autographs, giving away swag, raffles, and we will also be debuting there trailer.

Synopsis: When a group of high schoolers have to attend Saturday School they must work together to overcome their differences in over to survive when students … Continue reading

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The Pittsburgh Horror Film Festival is coming!

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The Pittsburgh Horror Film Festival intends to provide a stage for all film makers to display their work. With four separate screening rooms running simultaneously for 48 hours, the festival will show a minimum of one hundred films over the course of the weekend of June 3-5th 2011 at the Monroeville Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. This allows us to give more film makers an opportunity to have their work appear … Continue reading

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Blood of the Bean literary event: October 16th

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Love me some books..

Second annual BLOOD OF THE BEAN literary event descends on Austin, Texas October 16th at Kick Butt Coffee.

For the second year in a row some of central Texas’ most intriguing authors will gather once again to share their recent work. From 5pm to 9pm at Kick Butt Coffee in Austin, Texas the thirteen writers will each perform fifteen minute dramatic readings from short stories to novel excerpts, … Continue reading

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Peter V. Brett to Sign at Dark Delicacies

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On Sunday August 29th at 2:00p.m. Dark Delicacies will host a signing for Author Peter V. Brett.
Peter will be signing his new dark fantasy novel Desert Spear along with the paperback release of The Warded Man.

Dark Delicacies is located at 3512 W. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, Ca 91505 and can be reached for further information either at (818) 556-6660 or via their website at www.darkdel.com

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Zombie Novelist Amelia Beamer to sign at Dark Delicacies

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On Saturday August 28th at 3:00p.m. Dark Delicacies will host a signing for Author Amelia Beamer.
Amelia will be signing her new zombie novel The Loving Dead.

Dark Delicacies is located at 3512 W. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, Ca 91505 and can be reached for further information either at (818) 556-6660 or via their website at www.darkdel.com

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Don Borchert and S. S. Wilson to sign at Dark Delicacies

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On Sunday August 22nd at 2:00p.m. Dark Delicacies will host a signing for two authors of monster and zombies tales.

Don Borchert will be signing his new zombie mash-up novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and the Undead. Joining Don will be Screenwriter/Novelist S. S. Wilson singing his first novel Tucker’s Monster. Mr. Wilson is probably best known for penning the screenplays to Tremor’s 1, 2, 3 & Short Circuit.

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KEN RUSSELL in person with THE DEVILS and ALTERED STATES! Fri, Aug. 20, 7:30 pm, Aero Theater

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The American Cinematheque Presents
Brave New World: An In Person Tribute to Ken Russell
Aero & Egyptian Theatres

Co-presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts /Los Angeles

Director Ken Russell has long been one of England’s most iconoclastic, provocative and visually (and aurally) stunning directors. He first made a name for himself at the BBC, where he inaugurated a series of unconventional biopics of composers – a form he would … Continue reading

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Fright Night Film Festival – Horrornews.net stops by

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The sixth annual Fright Night Film Festival was deemed “the hottest show in town,” as thousands of horror fans gathered in The InnPlace Hotel in Louisville, KY on July 30th through August 1st, 2010. Fright Night Film Festival caters to independent horror filmmakers by showcasing films that are made by people of all different backgrounds, and is a weekend filled with movie screenings, after parties, and celebrity guests who signed autographs and chatted with their … Continue reading

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Chiodo Bros., Ben Von Strawn and BPAL Sign at Dark Delicacies for Be-Bopping in the Park

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On Saturday August 21st from 3:00p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Dark Delicacies will be partying with Be-Bopping in the Park. Magnolia Blvd in front of the store will closed off for three blocks and then be filled up with classic cars. 14,000 people are expected to walk through the event.

During that time Dark Delicacies will be featuring in-store the Chiodo Brothers signing the DVD of Killer Klowns from Outer Space along with signed art prints, … Continue reading

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Autopsy of the Dead: screening at Horror Realm

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Autopsy of the Dead screening at Horror Realm 

Documentary honors Night of the Living Dead; cast & crew to appear 

Pittsburgh, PA – August 6, 2010 – Horror Realm, Pittsburgh’s modern horror convention, honors the area’s horror roots with a screening of the documentary Autopsy of the Dead. 

Autopsy of the Dead is a historical documentary which was produced to preserve the memories of the production of Night of the Living Dead through interviews with … Continue reading

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Famous Monsters Convention 2010

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On July 9-11, 2010 Wyndham Hotel and Conference Center hosted Famous Monsters of Filmland Convention to bring together horror fans from all over the Midwest for a celebration for all things horror. This was Famous Monsters of Filmland’s first convention in Indianapolis, IN with much to prepare and anticipate after a very successful Horrorhound Weekend just three months prior in the same city. 

The convention opened its doors to fans with special passes at 4 PM … Continue reading

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