Day of the Undead 2010: The UK Festival of Zombie Culture

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The Day of the Undead 2010: UK Festival of Zombie Culture is set to kick off it’s fourth year on Saturday November 13th, 2010 at the Phoenix Square – Digital Media Centre located in Leicester. The event is promised to be bigger, better and bloodier than ever, and will showcase representations of zombie culture in all their rotting glory from film, to book, and even games. Special guests will include notable faces such as Sean … Continue reading

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Machete wins Finlands Night Visions Audience Award

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The high octane action and exploitation sensation MACHETE (USA 2010), directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis, has won the Night Visions Audience Award 2010 at the Night Visions Film Festival in Helsinki, Finland. This is the first time ever that the award goes not only to an American film, but to an American film with a set theatrical release date also in Finland.

Now running in its 14th consecutive year, Night Visions Film Festival … Continue reading

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Weinstein company acquires disturbing scifi-thriller ‘Apollo 18′

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Santa Monica, CA (November 7, 2010) – The Weinstein Company has acquired “Apollo 18,” the sci-fi thriller based on the screenplay by Brian Miller, winner of the inaugural Astana International Action Film Festival screenplay competition, founded by “Wanted” director Timur Bekmambetov. Trevor Cawood is set to direct the project. Bekmambetov and Michele Wolkoff, President of Development for Bekmambetov Projects Ltd. (BPL) will produce the film.

Set to be shot documentary style, the film unearths lost … Continue reading

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Mother Day Remake Gets Theatrical Release Date

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The theatrical release date for this remake has been up in the air for quite some time, but now we finally have a date for any of you who have been on the edge of your seats daily waiting to hear this…Ready?!?! April 1st is when you will get to enjoy the Darren Bousman’s remake of Mother’s Day. Here’s the scoop on what the film’s all about:

After a bank robbery gone wrong, three … Continue reading

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Fiona Shaw Signs On For True Blood Season 4

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In case you’re wondering who Fiona Shaw is, she just so happens to be the infamous Aunt Petunia Dursley from the Harry Potter franchise and she is making her way to HBO’s True Blood next season.

Shaws is going to play Marnie in True Blood, a palm reader-turned-powerful witch, a character Alan Ball has been teasing for months.

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AMC Announces Second Season of The Walking Dead

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Even though the release of AMC’s The Walking Dead came out last week, they’ve already announced news for Season #2, which means more awesome walking zombies are coming back for another round on your screen. This is what AMC had to say in this press release about the news:

AMC announced today the renewal of “The Walking Dead” for a 13-episode second season. Since debuting Sunday, October 31, “The Walking Dead” has broken ratings records, … Continue reading

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Interview: Miss Gory Rae (Canada horror hostess)

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Miss Gory Rae satiates Canada’s horror hostess hunger

Being Canada’s only working horror hostess is a tough job, but Miss Gory Rae is up to the task.

“I attended college,” begins Miss Rae, “whilst working three jobs to put me through, as I left home quite early, by fifteen or so. I was working and going to school, while living with fiends, so, I have always been … Continue reading

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Interview: Reggie Bannister (2010) (Phantasm, Bloody Blood Bible Camp,..)

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The Saint is back with another interview for my acolytes to read & enjoy (You better f*cking enjoy them, they’re hard work). Up to the plate this time is Reggie “Phantasm” Bannister. Read & Enjoy!!

TBS: I’m here with Reggie Bannister, who has appeared in many films but of course is known to us as one of the stars of Don Coscarelli’s seminal “Phantasm” film series. How are you today Mr. Bannister?

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Guinea Pigs: Medical nightmare Trailer

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Empire just posted this new trailer about a group of 8 volunteers for a medical experiment that goes horribly wrong…keep em coming

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What is NASA hiding? – new book announcement

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What is NASA Hiding? Redfern Unearths New Evidence of Agency Cover-ups

The notorious and enjoyable author, Nick Redfern, has opened the door to NASA’s secrets in his new title, The NASA Conspiracies: The Truth Behind the Moon Landings, Censored Photos, and The Face on Mars.

In his inimitable, riveting style, Redfern reveals, in some cases for the first time, the truth and the fiction of how NASA is linked … Continue reading

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MGM – Chapter 11 Bankruptcy – another industry disappointment

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Looks like MGM, a major movie player in the industry has filed for bankruptcy. With video stores closing down, Blockbuster becoming extinct, companies going under and the demise of Hollywood Video, it’s beginning to get scary as to where all future content will lie. Variety has the full article here:

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As it filed for bankruptcy protection, MGM said Wednesday it has enough cash on hand to fund operations including production of a … Continue reading

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2011 Captain America’s outfit revealed in new renderings

Just caught wind of some early renderings of Captain america’s suite per AICN from the upcoming 2011 film “This Is CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER!! Hop on over to check out the rest

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Based on the Marvel Comics character from World War II. A brave, yet mild-mannered young soldier named Steve Rogers, volunteers to undergo a series of experiments for a US army Super Soldier program. The … Continue reading

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Midnight Son: vampirism, violence and murder – Trailer posted

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MIDNIGHT SON is the story of Jacob, a young man confined to a life of isolation, due to a rare skin disorder that prevents him from being exposed to sunlight. His world opens up when he meets Mary, a local bartender, and falls in love. Tragically, Jacob’s actions become increasingly bizarre as he struggles to cope with the effects of his worsening condition. Forced by the disease to drink human blood for … Continue reading

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Deep Seeded: Brutality unrestrained in new feature

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Written and directed by independent filmmaker Brian Troxell, the film deals with the psychotically shaken killer Brad (death metal legend KAM LEE) with a “Deep Seeded” past. He plans to avenge his horrible high school days when he hears of his schoolgirl crush unexpectedly passing away, and comes into contact with her two daughters (JANINE ANZALONE, LITTLE ITALY). This stomach-wrenching thriller takes vengeance to an elevated level by showing just how sinister … Continue reading

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Room and Board: announces AFM showing

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“Room and Board” comes alive a La Hermitage, with pure blood pumping through its veins. It’s a horrifying tale, based on a true story. Take an intimate look inside of a popular bed and breakfast, owned by a deceptively attractive group of Russian women. The meat-cleaving matriarch of the family dies, leaving her bloody legacy to a gorgeous but conniving offspring.

Natasha, a dancing, singing, blade-wielding psychopath, leads the way … Continue reading

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Deadside – new supernatural Australian TV show!

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Be a part of a groundbreaking new Australian TV show being produced by SL8IT Productions in partnership with VODO. Deadside is a supernatural TV show based on Voodoo mythology. Combining drama, action and comedy, deadside is as entertaining as it is addictive TV viewing.

Set in the western suburbs of Sydney, the show centers around Sara, a lonely teenage girl with a special gift. She is obsessed with death and the occult, … Continue reading

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Frankenstein enters social Media?

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Independent Filmmaker Ricardo Islas and his production team are taking advantage of the current social networking generation by funding their remake of the classic horror film Frankenstein. The team has already raised several thousand dollars by utilizing the indie fundraising website IndieGoGo. It’s called crowd funding, and it allows the audience to fund films with small donations. For a donation of only $10 you can get a DVD copy of the movie with a special … Continue reading

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John Carpenter to direct new film ‘Darkchylde’

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Master of Horror set to bring you the girl of your dreams. John Carpenter is onboard to direct Darkchylde, based on the comic by Randy Queen about a good hearted southern teen cursed to become the creatures from her many recurring nightmares. Every time Ariel Chylde transforms, she sheds her skin and a new nightmare emerges from her Id to act out her deepest, darkest impulses.

John Carpenter and Sandy King’s Storm … Continue reading

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Anthony DiBlasi’s ‘Cassadaga’ First Look pics

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Lily hasn’t heard a sound in thirteen years. Tonight she’ll hear the dead

Cassadaga stars Kelen Coleman (“CSI:NY”), Kevin Alejandro (“True Blood”), Louise Fletcher (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest), Rus Blackwell (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), Hank Stone (Punisher), J LaRose (Saw 3, Mother’s Day, Insidious), and Amy LoCicero (“Drop Dead Diva”). The flick tells the tale of a deaf girl who attempts to contact her … Continue reading

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Resident Evil – Afterlife: coming to Bluray 12.28.10

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The fourth installment of the hugely successful RESIDENT EVIL franchise, RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE is again based on the wildly popular video game series, and will this time be presented in 3-D.

In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, ALICE (Milla Jovovich), continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety.

Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, … Continue reading

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Red State: First look poster

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A horror film in which a group of misfits encounter fundamentalism gone to the extreme in Middle America

Source: IMPA

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