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Troma Acquires Paul M McAlarney’s Honky Holocaust: An Exploitation Flick with a Message


Greetings from Tromaville! Finally, Caucasians get a taste of their own segregation. Troma Entertainment has acquired HONKY HOLOCAUST, a film by Paul M McAlarney. It was announced today by Lloyd Kaufman, President of Troma and Creator of the Toxic Avenger. HONKY HOLOCAUST tackles today’s social and racial issues from a totally new perspective. Imagining a world where Charles Manson’s attempts at inciting …

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Ninjas… Ninjas… and more Ninjas! The Cannon Ninja Trilogy comes to the UK in a new Dual-Format special edition collection


Eureka Entertainment to release THE NINJA TRILOGY, a trio of crazed martial-arts classics from the 80s starring Sho Kosugi, in a Dual Format (Blu-ray & DVD) edition in the UK on 18 January 2016. The wild world of Cannon Films rarely became more delirious or influential than this trio of rollocking, crazed action classics. Beginning with Enter the Ninja, they spearheaded …

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Wake Up And Kill | What Have You Done To Solange? Releases to bluray


New from Arrow Video US Wake Up And Kill (2-Disc Special Edition) (November 24) and  What Have You Done To Solange?(December 15)  via MVD Entertainment Group MVD Entertainment Group furthers the distribution of Arrow Video in the US with two new titles… Wake Up And Kill (2-Disc Special Edition) [Blu-ray + DVD] coming November 24 “An important step in the evolution of Lizzani’s crime cinema.” …

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Toronto International Film Festival Thriller “THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS” Acquired By Vertical Entertainment


Following its world premiere early this year at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, Vertical Entertainment has acquired North American rights to Nick Simon’s horror crime thriller THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS starring Kal Penn, Claudia Lee, Kenny Wormald, Toby Hemingway, Luke Baines, Miranda Rae Mayo, Katharine Isabelle, and Mitch Pileggi.  The film was executive produced by Nawaf Alghanim and …

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Nikkatsu takes HEADSHOT with Vertical Entertainment & xyz


Nikkatsu Corporation has partnered with Vertical Entertainment and XYZ Films for global distribution of the Indonesian action thriller HEADSHOT. The companies will coordinate to release the film day-and-date around the globe on digital and VOD platforms, alongside targeted theatrical releases in select territories. HEADSHOT, which is currently in production in Indonesia, is directed by the Mo Brothers (Timo Tjahjanto and …

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Virginia Madsen in Early 80’s Horror Film Zombie High – Coming To Bluray


Scream Factory Presents Zombie High On Blu-ray + DVD December 15, 2015 Starring Virginia Madsen, Sherilynn Fenn and Paul Feig   I used to be normal…happy…well-adjusted…but that was before… On December 15, 2015, Scream Factory proudly presents Zombie High in a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack, for the first time on either format. A brand new high-definition transfer highlights the …

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Classic NIGHTMARES Anthology of Terror Returns in bluray


An Anthology of Terror! Nightmares   Available December 22nd , 2015 from Scream Factory  On December 22nd, 2015, Scream Factory brings you four tales of horror, complete with shocking twists that will freeze the scream in your throat! The fan favorite horror anthology Nightmares brings a supernatural twist to popular urban legends. Available for the first time on Blu-ray, Nightmares …

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Scream Factory Presents The Dungeonmaster & Eliminators Combo Blu-ray Dec 15


Scream Factory Presents The Dungeonmaster & Eliminators On Blu-ray December 15, 2015 Scream Factory presents a double dose of science-fiction fun with The Dungeonmaster & Eliminators in their Blu-ray  debuts on December 15, 2015. This release comes complete with a new interview with director Peter Manoogian. THE DUNGEONMASTER (AKA RAGE WAR) – Unrated Version Paul, a young computer ace, is …

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The Blood Will Flow in 2016 – Releases First Redband Trailer


Peter Herro and Cthulhu Crush Productions have debuted the first trailer for independent slasher WTF! Lensed around Los Angeles this summer, WTF! follows a survivor of a mass killing on a trip with six close friends, when her nightmare threatens to begin again. Herro directed from a script he co-wrote with Christopher Centanni and Adam Buchalter. Callie Ott (The Horror), …

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‘The Returned’ Has Returned on SundanceTV

The Returned, Season 2 Review courtesy of SundanceTV ( in partnership with Horrornews.net ) Six months have passed since the flood and the shoot-out between the police and the horde. A pregnant Adèle, tormented by surreal nightmares about the fetus she’s carrying, wakes up in a hospital room after falling down the stairs at home. Father Jean-François assures Adèle the …

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World’s first live horror film FIFTEEN Broadcasts


“Fifteen” is the world’s first live horror film. Broadcast using Twitter’s Periscope app’ on October 29th, 2015, the short film had its debut in front of thousands of horror fans. Completely live, the idea for the film was developed by director Michael Gavin Booth (The Scarehouse) and Ryan Turek (Blumhouse Productions). The live film went off without a hitch!  The …

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Paul Campion’s “The Librarian” Optioned Short Horror Story to Screen


International award-winning filmmaker Paul Campion recently acquired the rights to author Josh Viola’s dark story “The Librarian,” which is part of the newly released “Nightmares Unhinged” anthology by Hex Publishers. Campion singled out “The Librarian” after reading an advance copy of “Nightmares Unhinged.” Filming will begin in London next summer once Campion finishes directing “The Naughty List,” another short based …

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Annual Free Comic Book Event Halloween ComicFest October 31st


The annual free comic book event Halloween ComicFest will be taking place this Saturday, October 31st at participating comic shops across the US, Canada and Internationally. Over 1.75 million comics will be given out for FREE! Over 1,900 comic shops are participating across the US, Canada and Internationally There are 21 designated Halloween ComicFest titles to choose from for FREE …

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Bound to Vengeance Revenge Exploitation Film Heads your Way


Bound to Vengeance   Available November 10th, 2015 from Scream Factory An official selection of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, Bound to Vengeance is the captivating crusade of one woman’s race against time to free the other captives of a depraved killer. This stylish twist on the revenge exploitation genre will be released as a Blu-ray and DVD Combo Pack …

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