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13 Killer Early Selections Revealed at Nightmares Film Festival

In its anticipated annual tradition, Nightmares Film Festival (Oct. 18 to 21) today announced its “Early 13” – a preview of the October program in the form of a baker’s dozen of early selections. The festival’s motto is “better horror,” and this first wave of programming lives up to the phrase. With world premieres, influential names and extraordinary genre experiences, …

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Annabel de Vetten of Conjurer’s Kitchen Bring Her Creepy Confections To FannibalFest 2018

Also known as “Annabel Lecter,” trained artist and taxidermist de Vetten has made a name for herself by baking a long list of disturbing desserts, all of which look revoltingly realistic. As a big fan of the Thomas Harris novels and cinematic adaptations of the Hannibal character, she is quite enamoured of the TV show. “I love how Hannibal is …

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces 2018 Short Film Programme

Arrow Video FrightFest 2018 showcases the best in short film from the UK and around the world, with ten countries representing five continents. From otherworldly ghosts to terrifying monsters, from the creepy to the baffling, from this dimension to those still unknown, this year’s selection unleashes the latest from upcoming and established filmmakers. Some of the best homegrown talent stretches …

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Philadelphia Unnamed Film Fest Announces 2018 Line-up Of Horror, Action, Cult and More

Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival Announces 2018 Program “Our city’s finest underground cinema showcase.” – Dan Scully, Cinedelphia “Bizarre, gore-soaked, and thoughtful… one of the most unique and enjoyable festivals around today.” – Justin Harlan, Cinapse The Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival is once again ready to unleash the finest independent genre cinema upon the City of Brotherly Love. Returning to the …

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Second Annual FannibalFest Will Take Place October 2018 in Toronto

Fans of the TV series ‘Hannibal’ (known as Fannibals) started the convention in 2017 The second annual FannibalFest will take place from Octobe r 11 – 14, 2018 at the Marriott Toronto Airport hotel. Although the show went off the air in 2015, the Fannibals’ love remains strong, and it is this enthusiasm that’s at the heart of FannibalFest Toronto. …

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Comedian and Actor Scott Thompson Joins The FannibalFest 2018 Guest Lineup

  Thompson portrayed crime scene investigator Jimmy Price on all three seasons of ‘Hannibal.’ Best known for Canadian ensemble sketch comedy series The Kids in the Hall, Thompson was a member of Hannibal’s “Team Sassy Science,” along with Hettienne Park (“Beverley Katz”) and Aaron Abrams (“Brian Zeller”). He also hosted the popular “Post Mortem” series on the Hannibal Blu-ray releases. …

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Director Vincenzo Natali Announced as Special Guest for FannibalFest 2018

Natali has directed TV shows such as ‘Orphan Black,’ ‘American Gods,’ and ‘Westworld’ TORONTO, ON, Known for films like Cube , Splice , The ABCs of Death 2 , and Haunter , Vincenzo Natali also directed six episodes of the Hannibal TV series (“Dolce,” “Secondo,” “Primavera,” “Antipasto,” “Naka-Choko,” and “Su-zakana”)

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Insomniac Announces the Return of Escape: Psycho Circus, the West Coast’s Largest Halloween Festival

    Tickets for Insomniac’s 8th annual two-day Halloween Festival and Freak Show go on sale on Friday, July 13 at 12 p.m. PT on EscapeHalloween.com  Insomniac has announced the return of the West Coast’s largest and most frightening two-day dance music festival as the 8th annual Escape: Psycho Circus transforms the NOS Events Center for two monstrous nights of …

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Toronto! HORROR-RAMA Returns! David Naughton and Louis Del Grande Announced! Film Fest Submissions Open!

HEY HORROR-RAMA FANS! A NAKED AMERICAN MAN IS ABOUT TO STEAL YOUR BALLOONS… Get ready to bark at the moon, Toronto! HORROR-RAMA – Toronto’s ONLY straight-up HORROR and CULT MOVIE culture convention – is coming back with a VENGEANCE for its FIFTH and FREAKIEST year! And hey…the AMERICAN WEREWOLF himself is joining us! DAVID NAUGHTON, who – among many other credits – …

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Living Dead Weekend Celebrates George A. Romero’s DAWN OF THE DEAD 40th Anniversary with Huge Cast Reunion

To celebrate this year’s 40th anniversary of George A. Romero’s horror classic DAWN OF THE DEAD, the Living Dead Museum is hosting the Living Dead Weekend to be held in the Monroeville Mall, the primary filming location of the film. This 3 day horror film convention scheduled for June 8-10th, 2018 features a huge reunion of 40 original cast and …

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HorrorNewsNet Film Festival Launches – Submit Your Horror Movie Now!

For Immediate Release: Horrornews.net (HNN) has officially launched the inaugural HorrorNewsNet Film Festival (HNNFF) and we are placing a call for entries for both feature and short films in the horror genre.   HNN has teamed with the popular festival portal, FilmFreeway to take all submissions.  Are you a filmmaker and think you have the next Halloween, Friday the 13th, or …

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