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Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, now entering its third season as the successor to Buffalo Screams Horror Film Festival, is calling for entries for original screenplays, music videos, web series, micro-shorts, short films, medium length films, and feature films from around the world in the following genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Action, Comedy, Animation, Thriller, and Fan Films. The filmmaker ...

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Make-Up Artist Rick Baker Announces Retirement in the Face of CGI

Seven-time Oscar winner Rick Baker, the make-up artist of many films including King Kong (1976), Star Wars (1977), The Funhouse (1981), Videodrome (1983), and Ed Wood (1994), announced his retirement from show business last week citing a drop in demand for his services. Since the industry-wide shift to computer-generated imagery (CGI for short) which permits movies to be made much ...

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Freestyle Releasing Picks Up Aussie Thriller THE SUICIDE THEORY


Freestyle Releasing and Freestyle Digital Media (FDM) announced today that they have acquired North American theatrical and VOD rights to the award-winning Australian thriller THE SUICIDE THEORY, which was directed by Dru Brown. The film stars Steve Mouzakis and Leon Cain and was produced by Brown, Christian McCarty, Jacob McCarty, Dan MacArthur and Melanie Poole. The film will have a ...

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QUEEN CRAB Overtakes Planet…sort of


Remember the glory days of stop-motion … Queen Crab captures that old-school essence –Horrormovies.ca Wild Eye Releasing has unleashed a new trailer and key art for Queen Crab. The latest film from cult auteur Brett Piper (They Bite, The Screaming Dead, Raiders of the Living Dead) Queen Crab is a loving, monstrous tribute to the classic days of practical stop-motion ...

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HELIX Season 2 Bluray Streets This July


HELIX: THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON Available July 28 on Blu-ray™ & DVD Featuring Deleted Scenes and Outtakes HELIX, Sony Pictures Television’s intense sci-fi series, returns on Blu-ray™ and DVD July 28 when Sony Pictures Home Entertainment releases HELIX: THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON. Season Two of this gripping thriller returns with the team leaving behind the Arctic Biosystems base and investigating ...

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Take a Look – Inside the Sideshow Studio – with New Collectables Book Release


Inside the Sideshow Studio A Modern Renaissance Environment By Sideshow Collectibles Admired by collectors for its meticulous attention to detail, Sideshow Collectibles has rooted itself on a foundation of creativity, close collaboration, and boundary-­‐ pushing quality. Through dynamic photography, Inside the Sideshow Studio (Insight Editions / $24.95 / June 2015) takes an in-­‐depth look at an artistic haven expressly devoted ...

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THE REDWOOD MASSACRE Family Scares End in Murder


One of the most anticipated fright flicks of 2015 comes to DVD and VOD July 7 from Uncork’d Entertainment. David Ryan Keith’s REDWOOD MASSACRE “epitomizes the 80’s slasher and just adds a dollop more of the red stuff into the mix making it better than the 80’s!*”. Starring Mark Wood (TVs Trinity), Lisa Cameron (My Brother’s Keeper), Lisa Livingstone (TVs ...

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LOST AFTER DARK Re-Discovered for Exciting Bluray Release!


If you thought the 80s were dead — think again! On September 1st, Anchor Bay Entertainment goes full 80s retro with Lost After Dark, a loving but harrowing homage that takes audiences back to the decade when slashers ruled the silver screen. The exciting directing debut of writer/director Ian Kessner, Lost After Dark proudly features visceral, old-school prosthetic “kills,” and ...

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