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Exclusive Interview With Jen And Sylvia Soska
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 15th December 2012
soska_sistersJen and Sylvia Soska are two of the most creative and talented people working in the industry today. They made an impact a couple of years ago with Dead Hooker In A Trunk and have managed to wow critics worldwide with their latest movie, American Mary. On December 27th from 9pm the girls will be presenting their very own Director's Night on the Horror Channel so we decided to chat to these w...

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Jack The Giant Slayer - New Poster
Posted in News, Wednesday 12th December 2012
Jack The Giant SlayerDirected by Bryan Singer, Jack The Giant Slayer promises to be one of the first big blockbuster movies of 2013. An ancient war is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once lost, forcing the young ma...

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Horror Channel To Screen Classic Cronenberg Season In January
Posted in Features, Tuesday 11th December 2012
cronenbergHorror Channel showcases three of David Cronenberg's most defining films with a season that can't fail to shock and awaken the senses. Shivers, Rabid and The Dead Zone all receive their Horror Channel premieres, exclusively introduced by top horror directors Simon Rumley (Red White & Blue), Sean Hogan (The Devil's Playground) and Pascal Laugier (Martyrs). January 12th - Shivers The seaso...

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Horror Channel To Screen Classic Cronenberg Season In January
Posted in Features, Tuesday 11th December 2012
cronenbergHorror Channel showcases three of David Cronenberg's most defining films with a season that can't fail to shock and awaken the senses. Shivers, Rabid and The Dead Zone all receive their Horror Channel premieres, exclusively introduced by top horror directors Simon Rumley (Red White & Blue), Sean Hogan (The Devil's Playground) and Pascal Laugier (Martyrs). January 12th - Shivers The seaso...

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Horror Channel To Screen Classic Cronenberg Season In January
Posted in Features, Tuesday 11th December 2012
cronenbergHorror Channel showcases three of David Cronenberg's most defining films with a season that can't fail to shock and awaken the senses. Shivers, Rabid and The Dead Zone all receive their Horror Channel premieres, exclusively introduced by top horror directors Simon Rumley (Red White & Blue), Sean Hogan (The Devil's Playground) and Pascal Laugier (Martyrs). January 12th - Shivers The seaso...

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Horror Channel To Screen Classic Cronenberg Season In January
Posted in Features, Tuesday 11th December 2012
cronenbergHorror Channel showcases three of David Cronenberg's most defining films with a season that can't fail to shock and awaken the senses. Shivers, Rabid and The Dead Zone all receive their Horror Channel premieres, exclusively introduced by top horror directors Simon Rumley (Red White & Blue), Sean Hogan (The Devil's Playground) and Pascal Laugier (Martyrs). January 12th - Shivers The seaso...

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Zombie Flesh Eaters Blu-ray Review
Posted in Reviews, Monday 10th December 2012
zombie_fleshZombie Flesh Eaters Blu-ray DVD, Blu-ray, Limited Edition Steelbook, Limited Edition Slipbox Arrow Video Certificate 18 Extras: 2 Audio Commentaries, UK exclusive introduction from Ian McCulloch, Documentaries, Trailers, TV Spots, Radio Spots, Collector’s Booklet. "Have you ever heard of voodoo?" Probably one of the most notorious titles to have made the DPP list, Lucio Fu...

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Zombie Flesh Eaters Blu-ray Review
Posted in Reviews, Monday 10th December 2012
zombie_fleshZombie Flesh Eaters Blu-ray DVD, Blu-ray, Limited Edition Steelbook, Limited Edition Slipbox Arrow Video Certificate 18 Extras: 2 Audio Commentaries, UK exclusive introduction from Ian McCulloch, Documentaries, Trailers, TV Spots, Radio Spots, Collector’s Booklet. "Have you ever heard of voodoo?" Probably one of the most notorious titles to have made the DPP list, Lucio Fu...

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Sinister - Do You Dare To View?
Posted in News, Sunday 9th December 2012
Sinister Blu-ray coverSinister, one of the best horror movies of 2012 will hit DVD, Blu-ray and Download on February 11th 2013. From the producer of Insidious and Paranormal Activity, this box office sensation is a supremely creepy horror, full of dread, shocking images and almost unbearable tension, and it's pretty much guaranteed to give audiences nightmares! Quite simply, it's 8MM m...

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Before Dawn - Release Date Announced
Posted in News, Monday 3rd December 2012
Before Dawn Image 1Dominic Brunt teams up with wife Joanne Mitchell for his directorial debut, the stunning and heart-breaking zombie horror, Before Dawn. Alex and Meg's marriage is hanging by a thread. The solution seems simple - a romantic holiday to an idyllic cottage in the Yorkshire Dales. This is the chance both of them need to find themselves, and rediscover their love for one another...

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ZombiU Screenshots
Posted in News, Monday 3rd December 2012
ZombiU CoverLondon is falling! Are YOU prepared? It is 2012 and the Last Blight is upon us… It was foretold. Now available for the Nintendo Wii U system ZombiU is a stunning and bloody survival horror, first-person shooter that seems to hit all the right buttons. For the second time in history, a great plague has enveloped London in a fog of death. Big Ben tolls as hundreds upon thousands of the unprep...

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Shock Horror Magazine Issue 13 Details
Posted in News, Monday 3rd December 2012
Shock Horror Issue 13Shock Horror Magazine recently released the front cover for the 13th edition in print, featuring an exclusive piece of cover artwork by artist Daniel Mercer! Daniel Mercer has created the Rob Zombie cover to celebrate an exclusive interview inside the issue, discussing Rob Zombie's upcoming film Lords Of Salem as well as his live tour, accompanied by a review of the...

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Billy Chainsaw - New Art Exhibition Announced
Posted in News, Sunday 2nd December 2012
Billy ChainsawFor many years, more years than he cares to remember, artist Billy Chainsaw has been fascinated by the unknown - in its myriad forms, the magical weirdness of the number 23 and masks. Now he presents his work at a special exhibition running until Wednesday 5th December and then from Monday 10th December till Saturday 22nd December 2012, Monday to Saturday, 12 to 6pm at The Horse Hospital,...

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The Hideous Hillbillies Are Back In Wrong Turn 5
Posted in News, Saturday 1st December 2012
Wrong Turn 5 CoverHorror's most famous hillbillies are back and more bloodthirsty than ever as Wrong Turn 5arrives on DVD on January 28th, from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. This time around a small West Virginia town is hosting the legendary Mountain Men Festival on Halloween, with throngs of costumed partygoers gathering for a wild night of music and mischief. But the trick or tr...

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American Mary UK Cinema Tour News
Posted in Frightfest, News, Thursday 29th November 2012
american_maryOne of the finest horror movies of 2012 is set to open in select UK cinemas courtesy of FrightFest Presents from 11th January 2013 - the viscerally thrilling and darkly seductive American Mary. Additionally, Canadian-born writer/directors Jen and Sylvia Soska, and Mary Mason herself - lead actress Katharine Isabelle (Gingers Snaps) will all be returning to the UK to introduce the screenings....

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American Mary UK Cinema Tour News
Posted in Frightfest, News, Thursday 29th November 2012
american_maryOne of the finest horror movies of 2012 is set to open in select UK cinemas courtesy of FrightFest Presents from 11th January 2013 - the viscerally thrilling and darkly seductive American Mary. Additionally, Canadian-born writer/directors Jen and Sylvia Soska, and Mary Mason herself - lead actress Katharine Isabelle (Gingers Snaps) will all be returning to the UK to introduce the screenings....

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Sherlock Holmes Is Back And This Time After A Famous Vampire
Posted in News, Wednesday 28th November 2012
SH_vsDracula_cvrFancy reading about a classic hero meeting a classic monster? If yes then new book The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula might just be for you. A mysterious schooner runs aground in an English harbor. Its cargo is fifty boxes of earth; its only living passenger, a black dog. The captain's body is lashed to the wheel-lifeless, drained of blood. Soon...

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Midnight Son - Release Dates Announced
Posted in News, Friday 23rd November 2012
Midnight Son PosterWith a heart-breaking script and superb central performances, Midnight Son is simply one of the best vampire movies in ages and it's finally coming to the UK. Jacob (Zak Kilberg), is 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 (Maya Parish), a local bartende...

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From Hammer Books Comes Vampire Circus
Posted in News, Wednesday 21st November 2012
Vampire CircusHammer Books have released another title in their incredibly popular movie tie-in range, this time it's the classic shocker, Vampire Circus. The small rural community of Shettle has fallen into a decline. It is rife with crime and its inhabitants plagued by ill-fortune. When the Circus of Nights arrives the people are drawn to it like moths to a flame: it’s as though they are bewitched...

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American Mary - Release Date Announced
Posted in News, Wednesday 21st November 2012
American Mary CoverCo-written and co-directed by Jen and Sylvia Soska (Dead Hooker In A Trunk) and featuring an outstanding, career-best lead performance by Katharine Isabelle in the title role, American Mary has been wowing audiences at international film festivals (including London's Film4 Frightfest) throughout 2012 and has already garnered rave reviews from critics all over the world. A ...

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Stay Human, We Are A Dying Breed! ZombiU Is Coming
Posted in News, Monday 19th November 2012
ZombiU CoverLondon is falling! Are YOU prepared? It is 2012 and the Last Blight is upon us… It was foretold. Coming soon for the Nintendo Wii U system comes ZombiU, a stunning looking survival horror, first-person shooter that seems to hit all the right buttons. For the second time in history, a great plague has enveloped London in a fog of death. Big Ben tolls as hundreds upon thousands of the unprepa...

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Sound Of My Voice - Coming To DVD and Blu-ray
Posted in News, Sunday 18th November 2012
Sound Of My VoiceTake a leap into the unknown when Sound Of My Voice is released on Blu-ray and DVD from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment on 26th November. From Brit Marling, the acclaimed writer and star of Another Earth, this indie psycho-drama has something radical to reveal. When documentary filmmakers Peter (Christopher Denham) and Lorna (Nicole Vicius) infiltrate a mysterious cul...

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Joe Dante's Classic Piranha Is Coming To Blu-ray
Posted in News, Friday 16th November 2012
Piranha Bluray CoverFrom the director of The Howling and Gremlins and starring Bradford Dillman (Sudden Impact), Heather Menzies (Logan's Run), Kevin McCarthy (Invasion of the Body Snatchers), Keenan Wynn (Once Upon a Time in the West), Barbara Steele (The Pit and The Pendulum) and Dick Miller (The Terminator), Piranha makes its Blu-ray debut complete with some outstanding bonus features on...

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FrightFest Originals - New Limited Edition Posters
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 16th November 2012
zombie_flesh_eatersFrightFest Originals, created by Alex Chambers and Ian Rattray, launches this week with a limited edition four colour screen print by Nat Marsh of Zombie Flesh Eaters. The fledgling company aims to produce a number of limited edition 30 X 40 UK Quad prints featuring designs by the hottest talents around the world, including Graham Humphreys, Aiheads, Brandon Schaefer, Th...

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FrightFest Originals - New Limited Edition Posters
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 16th November 2012
zombie_flesh_eatersFrightFest Originals, created by Alex Chambers and Ian Rattray, launches this week with a limited edition four colour screen print by Nat Marsh of Zombie Flesh Eaters. The fledgling company aims to produce a number of limited edition 30 X 40 UK Quad prints featuring designs by the hottest talents around the world, including Graham Humphreys, Aiheads, Brandon Schaefer, Th...

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Half Fish, Half Snake...All Death! Piranhaconda Is Coming To DVD
Posted in News, Thursday 15th November 2012
PiranhacondaFrom executive producer legend Roger Corman, veteran Hollywood exploitation director Jim Wynorski and writer Mike MacLean, Piranhaconda stars Michael Madsen, Rachel Hunter, Shandi Finnessey and Rib Hillis. Whilst filming the latest installment to their horror trilogy on the scenic island of Hawaii, low-budget filmmakers Milo and his crew desperately try to combat the endless barrage of problem...

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IDW Presents The New Ghostbusters
Posted in News, Thursday 15th November 2012
The New GhostbustersThe Ghostbusters are gone, spirited away by some dastardly demons from another dimension! But spectral shenanigans haven't ceased in the city that never sleeps, meaning a new group will need to step up and don the proton packs. IDW Publishing and Sony Pictures Consumer Products are pleased to announce the launch of an all-new Ghostbusters ongoing comic series, picking up...

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Artists Announced For Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds - The New Generation
Posted in News, Saturday 10th November 2012
TWOTW - TNG CoverIn 2012, an all New Generation of artistes will guest on a fresh recording of one of the most iconic albums of all time. Originally released in 1978, Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds remains an award-winning landmark masterpiece that has continually won new fans, spending over 330 weeks on the UK chart to date, reaching No. 1 in 11 countries and selling over ...

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Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan
Posted in News, Thursday 8th November 2012
Ray Harryhausen quad posterThe remarkable career of the movie industry's most admired and influential special-effects auteur, the legendary Ray Harryhausen, is the subject of Gilles Penso's definitive documentary Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan. Leaving no doubt as to Harryhausen's seminal influence on modern-day special effects, the documentary features enlightening a...

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Zombie Flesh Eaters - Coming To HD Soon
Posted in News, Wednesday 7th November 2012
Zombie Flesh Eaters CoverArrow Video have confirmed that Monday December 3rd will mark the release of Lucio Fulci's horror masterpiece Zombie Flesh Eaters on Blu-ray, DVD and Limited Edition Steelbook. Painstakingly restored from the original camera negative, Zombie Flesh Eaters stands-out as one of the famed distributor’s biggest ever (and best looking) restoration projects. T...

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This Collection Is A Killer - V/H/S Is Coming Soon
Posted in News, Saturday 3rd November 2012
VHS QuadDirectors Adam Wingard (You're Next, A Horrible Way To Die), David Bruckner (The Signal), Glenn McQuaid (I Sell The Dead), Joe Swanberg (Hannah Takes The Stairs) and Ti West (The Innkeepers, Cabin Fever 2: Spring Break, The House Of The Devil) present the most talked about anthology movie in years, V/H/S. A small group of misfit friends and petty crooks are hired by a mysterious man to break into a dereli...

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Christmas Evil Hits DVD This November
Posted in News, Friday 2nd November 2012
Christmas Evil CoverFancy a seasonal shocker? If so Arrow Video have the title for you, Christmas Evil. When little Harry sees his Dad in a Santa Claus outfit, groping his mother one Christmas Eve, life changes for the quiet little boy. Thirty odd years later, you'd better watch out in this 80s horror classic from the small but perfectly formed micro-genre of Yuletide Slashers. Because no...

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Berberian Sound Studio - Coming To DVD And Blu-ray
Posted in News, Thursday 1st November 2012
Berberian Sound Studio ImageDripping in Argento style and haunting Lynchian atmosphere, Peter Stickland's brilliantly original and hugely acclaimed homage to 1970s Italian horror, Berberian Sound Studio will come to DVD and Blu-ray on December 31st. It's 1976 and timid, Dorking-based sound engineer, Gilderoy, has been transplanted to Italy's run-down Berberian Sound Studio ...

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Horror Channel's Horror Club To Present Julian Richard's New Movie Shiver
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st November 2012
horror_clubFollowing the inaugural sell-out showing of Inbred, Horror Club, created by Horror Channel, will host its second event at The Horse Hospital on Tuesday December 4th from 7pm with an exclusive preview screening of Julian Richard's spine-chilling Shiver. This special event, open to all horror fans, will be introduced by Horror Channel's Emily Booth and genre expert/writer Billy Chainsaw. Chainsa...

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Alan Robert's Crawl To Me Deluxe Limited Edition
Posted in News, Wednesday 31st October 2012
Crawl To MeIDW Limited has announced a special new limited edition hardcover of Alan Robert's Crawl To Me. From rock star to all-star comic creator, Life of Agony's Alan Robert brings intensity and electricity to everything he does. This critically acclaimed, award-winning mini-series will be presented in a custom case and cover, with hand-drawn artwork by the book’s creator and artist. Presented in the mu...

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Universal Monsters: The Essential Collection
Posted in News, Tuesday 30th October 2012
Frankensteins MonsterUniversal Monsters: The Essential Collection brings together the very best of Universal's legendary monsters-imaginative and technically groundbreaking tales of terror that launched a uniquely Hollywood movie genre. From the era of silent movies through the present day, Universal Pictures has been regarded as the home of the monsters. Universal Monsters: The Essentia...

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Gremlins - Back In Cinemas
Posted in News, Tuesday 30th October 2012
Gremlins ReissueJoe Dante's 80s Warner Bros. classic Gremlins is coming back to the big screen on brand new digital prints. New and nostalgic fans will be able to see the Gremlins back where they belong for the ultimate Christmas cult comedy-horror. Intended as a Christmas present for his son Billy, Randall Peltzer picks up a Mogwai armed with those famous mysterious instructions: "Don't ever get ...

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The Dead 2 - Teaser Trailer
Posted in News, Monday 29th October 2012
The Dead 2 ImageThe Ford Brothers, the team behind the acclaimed 'modern Classic' zombie thriller The Dead, have revealed that the much awaited sequel The Dead 2 will be shot in India. Opening the FrightFest Halloween All-nighter, at London's Leicester Square, Howard J Ford unveiled a teaser trailer shot on a recent location recce and announced that the film, for which the screenplay is now comp...

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 28th October 2012
abraham_lincolnAbraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter DVD, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Certificate 15 Extras: (Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D only) Animated Story, Audio Commentary, Making Of, Promo Video, Trailer Based on the best-selling novel by Seth Grahame-Smith and combining director Timur Bekmambetov and producer Tim Burton, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a...

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 28th October 2012
abraham_lincolnAbraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter DVD, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Certificate 15 Extras: (Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D only) Animated Story, Audio Commentary, Making Of, Promo Video, Trailer Based on the best-selling novel by Seth Grahame-Smith and combining director Timur Bekmambetov and producer Tim Burton, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a...

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Soundstage Events Presents The Evil Dead And The Rise Of The Video Nasties
Posted in News, Saturday 27th October 2012
Evil Dead EventHeld on Sunday October 28th at Brighton's Duke of York’s cinema at 1pm, this special event marks thirty years since the rise of the video nasties. Following a rare cinema screening of The Evil Dead, a panel of guests will discuss the horror classic's impact and the video nasty phenomenon. The special guests are the British Board of Film Classification's Senior Examiner Craig Lapper, ...

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2012 Film4 FrightFest All-Nighter Guests And Final Film‏
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 24th October 2012
ff_allnighterOnly a few days now until the FrightFest All-Nighter Spooktacular at the Vue West End kicks-off the Halloween season with a six pack of shock sensation. But Team FrightFest wanted to give you the heads up on what you can expect on October 27th from the witching hour of 6pm onwards. The already announced line-up of the most must-see movies of the moment includes Excision, The Tall Man, Bai...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Alex Chandon
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 23rd October 2012
alex_chandonAlex Chandon is one of the UKs most inventive creatives. His latest movie, Inbred has been hailed by many as one of the best Brit horror movies in ages. Alex will be introducing three of his favourite horror movies this Thursday from 9pm during his very own Director's Night on the Horror Channel. Here he chats about his career, the movie Inbred and the plans he has for the future. HC: ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Alex Chandon
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 23rd October 2012
alex_chandonAlex Chandon is one of the UKs most inventive creatives. His latest movie, Inbred has been hailed by many as one of the best Brit horror movies in ages. Alex will be introducing three of his favourite horror movies this Thursday from 9pm during his very own Director's Night on the Horror Channel. Here he chats about his career, the movie Inbred and the plans he has for the future. HC: ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Alex Chandon
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 23rd October 2012
alex_chandonAlex Chandon is one of the UKs most inventive creatives. His latest movie, Inbred has been hailed by many as one of the best Brit horror movies in ages. Alex will be introducing three of his favourite horror movies this Thursday from 9pm during his very own Director's Night on the Horror Channel. Here he chats about his career, the movie Inbred and the plans he has for the future. HC: ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Alex Chandon
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 23rd October 2012
alex_chandonAlex Chandon is one of the UKs most inventive creatives. His latest movie, Inbred has been hailed by many as one of the best Brit horror movies in ages. Alex will be introducing three of his favourite horror movies this Thursday from 9pm during his very own Director's Night on the Horror Channel. Here he chats about his career, the movie Inbred and the plans he has for the future. HC: ...

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Winter Chills Weekend Comes To Horror In November
Posted in Features, Monday 22nd October 2012
winter_chillsFancy tuning in for three movies with a real frosty bite? Then be sure to be watching the Horror Channel on the 9th, 10th and 11th of November at 10.55pm for three movies that will take you to the frozen edge of fear in our Winter Chills Weekend event. Full details are below and if you fancy a taster check out the trailer too. Friday 9th - Dead Snow The gloriously gruesome gorefes...

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Winter Chills Weekend Comes To Horror In November
Posted in Features, Monday 22nd October 2012
winter_chillsFancy tuning in for three movies with a real frosty bite? Then be sure to be watching the Horror Channel on the 9th, 10th and 11th of November at 10.55pm for three movies that will take you to the frozen edge of fear in our Winter Chills Weekend event. Full details are below and if you fancy a taster check out the trailer too. Friday 9th - Dead Snow The gloriously gruesome gorefes...

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Winter Chills Weekend Comes To Horror In November
Posted in Features, Monday 22nd October 2012
winter_chillsFancy tuning in for three movies with a real frosty bite? Then be sure to be watching the Horror Channel on the 9th, 10th and 11th of November at 10.55pm for three movies that will take you to the frozen edge of fear in our Winter Chills Weekend event. Full details are below and if you fancy a taster check out the trailer too. Friday 9th - Dead Snow The gloriously gruesome gorefes...

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Winter Chills Weekend Comes To Horror In November
Posted in Features, Monday 22nd October 2012
winter_chillsFancy tuning in for three movies with a real frosty bite? Then be sure to be watching the Horror Channel on the 9th, 10th and 11th of November at 10.55pm for three movies that will take you to the frozen edge of fear in our Winter Chills Weekend event. Full details are below and if you fancy a taster check out the trailer too. Friday 9th - Dead Snow The gloriously gruesome gorefes...

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The Walking Dead - The Official Magazine Hits Newsstands And Digital Platforms Tomorrow
Posted in News, Monday 22nd October 2012
The Walking Dead Newstand CoverTitan Magazines and Skybound's premier issue of The Walking Dead The Official Magazine, based on Robert Kirkman's Eisner Award-winning comic book series, best-selling graphic novels and Emmy-winning AMC television series, hits newsstands and digital platforms on October 23. This 100-page issue features an inside look at the TV show, comi...

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Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 21st October 2012
halloween_vHalloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Behind The Scenes Feature, Promotional Featurette, Trailer. Ignored by many at the time of its original release, the stylish but hollow Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment fans of the franchise have been waiting for. But is the ...

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Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 21st October 2012
halloween_vHalloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Behind The Scenes Feature, Promotional Featurette, Trailer. Ignored by many at the time of its original release, the stylish but hollow Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment fans of the franchise have been waiting for. But is the ...

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Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 21st October 2012
halloween_vHalloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Behind The Scenes Feature, Promotional Featurette, Trailer. Ignored by many at the time of its original release, the stylish but hollow Halloween V: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment fans of the franchise have been waiting for. But is the ...

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Scream Issue 15 Details
Posted in News, Saturday 20th October 2012
Scream Issue 15Now full colour and bigger than ever Scream magazine has just announced it's front cover artwork for their early December issue. Inside Jen and Sylvia Soska talk American Mary, Rob Zombie gives Scream the exclusive on The Lords Of Salem, Director Don Coscarelli remembers those Phantasm movies, Bill Moseley gives Scream the low down on January 2013's The Texas Chainsaw 3D, The Crow cre...

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Sightseers - New Poster
Posted in News, Wednesday 17th October 2012
Sightseers Jumper PosterWritten by and starring Alice Lowe and Steve Oram with additional material by Amy Jump, Sightseers is the latest film to have critics clambering to dish out praise about it. Directed by Ben Wheatley with Edgar Wright as Executive Producer the film has been described as a killer of a comedy. Chris (Steve Oram) wants to show Tina (Alice Lowe) his world and he...

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Zombie Make-Up Demonstrations At Forbidden Planet
Posted in News, Tuesday 16th October 2012
Zombie Make UpOn Thursday 25th October from13:00 till 18:00 at the Forbidden Panet London Megastore on Shaftesbury pop along to witness some magnificent transformations. Just in time for Halloween, Nimba Creations make up artist Tom Lauten will be demonstrating the art of Zombie make-up with two displays of Halloween wizardry. The first Zombie make up demo starts at 13:00 and, while he is working, Tom...

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Queen Of Horror Festival News
Posted in News, Monday 15th October 2012
Queen of Horror Festival 2012The first ever Ingrid Pitt Queen of Horror Festival 2012 will take place from 26th till 28th October in Hastings. This 3 days Horror spectacular is billed as not being for the faint-hearted and has a programmed packed with horror goddess goodness. Events include: The Queen of Horror Pageant, SFX make-up demonstration and memorabilia dealers, C...

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Exclusive Interview With Martin Kemp Director Of Stalker
Posted in Interviews, Monday 15th October 2012
stalkerMartin Kemp is a very busy man. A respected musician, writer, actor, he has now added the role of director to his CV. His debut horror movie Stalker is getting its UK TV premiere on the Horror Channel October 19th so we decided to chat to this incredibly talented fellow about his love of horror and what it was like working behind the camera. HC: You wrote the screenplay for Stalker, where did the inspirati...

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Exclusive Interview With Martin Kemp Director Of Stalker
Posted in Interviews, Monday 15th October 2012
stalkerMartin Kemp is a very busy man. A respected musician, writer, actor, he has now added the role of director to his CV. His debut horror movie Stalker is getting its UK TV premiere on the Horror Channel October 19th so we decided to chat to this incredibly talented fellow about his love of horror and what it was like working behind the camera. HC: You wrote the screenplay for Stalker, where did the inspirati...

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Shocker Horror Issue 12 Details
Posted in News, Sunday 14th October 2012
Shock Horror Issue 12The contents of Issue 12 of Shock Horror Magazine have been released alongside its rather eye-catching cover. Inside you'll find an exclusive interview with Silent Hill: Revelation Writer and Director Michael J. Bassett, and to celebrate the release of the new Silent Hill movie this issue also includes a special wraparound cover. Also in this Halloween special issu...

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Exclusive Interview With Writer C. Robert Cargill
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 14th October 2012
r_CargillOne of the stand-out movies from FrightFest 2012 was the paranormal, found footage shocker Sinister. This twisted and unforgettable piece of horror cinema is a superb piece of horror cinema and comes from the pens of C. Robert Cargill and Scott Derrickson. We recently chatted to Cargill about Sinister and what plans he has for the future. HC: Have you always been a big fan of the horror genre? CC:...

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Exclusive Interview With Writer C. Robert Cargill
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 14th October 2012
r_CargillOne of the stand-out movies from FrightFest 2012 was the paranormal, found footage shocker Sinister. This twisted and unforgettable piece of horror cinema is a superb piece of horror cinema and comes from the pens of C. Robert Cargill and Scott Derrickson. We recently chatted to Cargill about Sinister and what plans he has for the future. HC: Have you always been a big fan of the horror genre? CC:...

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Halloween V - Blu-ray Update
Posted in News, Sunday 14th October 2012
Halloween V CoverUnderrated by many at the time of its original release, the highly entertaining and impressively stylish Halloween 5: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment the fans have been waiting for. It's one year after the events of Halloween 4, and both Michael and Jamie have survived the horrors of the previous year’s "festivities". Jamie is still havi...

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Halloween V - Blu-ray Update
Posted in News, Sunday 14th October 2012
Halloween V CoverUnderrated by many at the time of its original release, the highly entertaining and impressively stylish Halloween 5: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment the fans have been waiting for. It's one year after the events of Halloween 4, and both Michael and Jamie have survived the horrors of the previous year’s "festivities". Jamie is still havi...

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Halloween V - Blu-ray Update
Posted in News, Sunday 14th October 2012
Halloween V CoverUnderrated by many at the time of its original release, the highly entertaining and impressively stylish Halloween 5: The Revenge Of Michael Myers finally gets the High-Definition treatment the fans have been waiting for. It's one year after the events of Halloween 4, and both Michael and Jamie have survived the horrors of the previous year’s "festivities". Jamie is still havi...

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Halloween IV: The Return Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Saturday 13th October 2012
halloween_ivHalloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Convention Featurette, Trailer "Jamie's uncle is the bogeyman!" After the lacklustre performance at the box-office of Halloween III: The Season Of The Witch in 1982, the Halloween franchise seemed dead and buried. But in 1988 The Shape returned to the big screen in an ins...

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Halloween IV: The Return Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Saturday 13th October 2012
halloween_ivHalloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Convention Featurette, Trailer "Jamie's uncle is the bogeyman!" After the lacklustre performance at the box-office of Halloween III: The Season Of The Witch in 1982, the Halloween franchise seemed dead and buried. But in 1988 The Shape returned to the big screen in an ins...

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Halloween IV: The Return Of Michael Myers - Blu-ray
Posted in Reviews, Saturday 13th October 2012
halloween_ivHalloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers Blu-ray Anchor Bay Certificate 18 Extras: Two Audio Commentaries, Convention Featurette, Trailer "Jamie's uncle is the bogeyman!" After the lacklustre performance at the box-office of Halloween III: The Season Of The Witch in 1982, the Halloween franchise seemed dead and buried. But in 1988 The Shape returned to the big screen in an ins...

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Halloween - Back On The Big Screen
Posted in News, Friday 12th October 2012
Halloween CinemaThe ultimate Halloween film is coming back to the big screen where, and when, it belongs. The original version of John Carpenter's hugely successful 70s slasher-film went on to be the benchmark for future films of its type while it took influence from masters of suspense and horror: Hitchcock and De Palma. See once more through the eyes of Michael Myers and feel the tension build wi...

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Inbred - Old School Poster
Posted in News, Thursday 11th October 2012
Inbred Old School posterInbred, directed by Alex Chandon (Cradle of Fear), is one of the most hotly anticipated genre films of 2012. This witty, yet hilariously twisted tale will be unleashed onto DVD and Blu-ray October 15th and to celebrate here's a rather smart, old school poster for the movie. Starring Jo Hartley and Seamus O'Neill as well as upcoming stars; James Burrows and N...

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Inbred - Old School Poster
Posted in News, Thursday 11th October 2012
Inbred Old School posterInbred, directed by Alex Chandon (Cradle of Fear), is one of the most hotly anticipated genre films of 2012. This witty, yet hilariously twisted tale will be unleashed onto DVD and Blu-ray October 15th and to celebrate here's a rather smart, old school poster for the movie. Starring Jo Hartley and Seamus O'Neill as well as upcoming stars; James Burrows and N...

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Vampirella Strikes!
Posted in News, Thursday 11th October 2012
Vampirella Strikes01-Cov-TurnerFan-favourite Vampirella writer Tom Sniegoski returns with all new series - Vampirella Strikes! Tom is one of the most successful fan favorite writers coming back to Vampirella, having previously written multiple Vampirella series including the long running Vengeance Of Vampirella #1- #25. Vampirella Strikes #1 features covers by the late...

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Halloween IV - Blu-ray News
Posted in News, Wednesday 10th October 2012
Halloween IV CoverLong considered by many horror fans to be the best of all the Halloween sequels, Halloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers comes to Blu-ray for the first time in the UK and it's never looked better. Ten years to the day of that fateful Halloween when the adult Michael Myers first terrorized the sleepy town of Haddonfield, Illinois, the malevolent monster awakes from a decade-l...

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Halloween IV - Blu-ray News
Posted in News, Wednesday 10th October 2012
Halloween IV CoverLong considered by many horror fans to be the best of all the Halloween sequels, Halloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers comes to Blu-ray for the first time in the UK and it's never looked better. Ten years to the day of that fateful Halloween when the adult Michael Myers first terrorized the sleepy town of Haddonfield, Illinois, the malevolent monster awakes from a decade-l...

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Exclusive Interview With Actress Danielle Harris
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 10th October 2012
the_victim_dvdDanielle Harris is one of the most famous Scream Queens of the 21st century. Her roles in horror favourites such as Halloween 4 and Halloween 5, Hatchet and more recently in the acclaimed directorial debut from Michael Biehn, The Victim. Danielle took time out of her busy schedule to answer a few questions about her acting career and what projects she has lined up. HC: What was it l...

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Zombies Vs Robots Hardcover - New From IDW
Posted in News, Wednesday 10th October 2012
Zombies Vs Robots HardcoverBrraaaiiiinnnnssss! IDW Limited has partnered with twelve of the juiciest brains in sci-fi, horror, and fantasy to deliver two limited edition prose novels set in the popular Zombies Vs. Robots universe. Signed, limited editions of Zombies Vs. Robots: Z-Boys In The Robot Graveyard and Zombies Vs. Robots: This Means War! are now available for rabid co...

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Exclusive Interview With Simon Rumley Director Of Red White And Blue
Posted in Interviews, Monday 8th October 2012
simon_rumleyLast year we premiered a stunning piece of cinema, Simon Rumley's The Living And The Dead. This month we're giving his equally astonishing movie Red White And Blue its UK TV premiere. We chatted to Simon about this superb and raw piece of film and what it was like shooting the movie in America. HC: Hi Simon, Red White and Blue is very different to your film The Living And The Dead, whe...

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Exclusive Interview With Simon Rumley Director Of Red White And Blue
Posted in Interviews, Monday 8th October 2012
simon_rumleyLast year we premiered a stunning piece of cinema, Simon Rumley's The Living And The Dead. This month we're giving his equally astonishing movie Red White And Blue its UK TV premiere. We chatted to Simon about this superb and raw piece of film and what it was like shooting the movie in America. HC: Hi Simon, Red White and Blue is very different to your film The Living And The Dead, whe...

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Exclusive Interview With Dominic Brunt Star Of Inbred And Before Dawn
Posted in Interviews, Friday 5th October 2012
dominic_bruntMany will know Dominic Brunt for his popular role of Paddy in the soap opera Emmerdale. Dominic though is making his mark in the horror industry too, not only did he direct and star in the forthcoming zombie flick Before Dawn and also starred in Alex Chandon's superb shocker Inbred. Here Dominic chats about these films and his love of horror movies. HC: How did you come to be part of the ...

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Dark Shadows: The Visual Companion Details
Posted in News, Friday 5th October 2012
Dark Shadows Book CoverBased upon the cult television series, Dark Shadows has been revamped under the direction of Tim Burton with stunning performances from an all-star ensemble cast including Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter and Eva Green. Rolling Stone magazine has already acknowledged Tim Burton's visuals as "a sumptuous treat". Created in close co-operation ...

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Silent Hill: Revelation - Release Date
Posted in News, Thursday 4th October 2012
Silent Hill 3DBased on the groundbreaking survival horror video game franchise, Silent Hill: Revelation is the sequel to the hit film Silent Hill, which opened to number one at the U.S. box office and took in nearly $100 million at the worldwide box office. Featuring an unparalleled horror experience, Konami's Silent Hill franchise has captivated fans for more than a decade and has spawned a hit comic ...

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Dark Tide - New Trailer
Posted in News, Wednesday 3rd October 2012
Dark Tide CoverStarring Halle Berry, Dark Tide is (according to the PR) packed full of terrifying shark attacks and has been dubbed "an absolute must-see" by some that have had the pleasure of viewing it already. For experienced open water diver Kate (Berry), the memory of a brutal shark attack has left its scars. But with the bank about to take her boat she accepts a lucrative deal from an extreme ...

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The Pact - Motion Poster
Posted in News, Sunday 30th September 2012
The Pact CoverFirst-time feature director Nicholas McCarthy, sexy up-and-coming female lead Caity Lotz, Casper Van Dien, Agnes Bruckner, Haley Hudson and Kathleen Rose Perkins combined their talents for The Pact which is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 1st. Following the death of her mother, Annie receives a phone call from her former drug addict sister, Nicole, imploring her to come back to visi...

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Questions Will Be Answered - Prometheus Is Coming To Blu-Ray And DVD
Posted in News, Saturday 29th September 2012
Prometheus 3DBD 3D PackshotWritten by Damon Lindelof and Jon Spaihts, Prometheus features outstanding performances by Academy Award winner Charlize Theron, Golden Globe nominee Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Noomi Rapace, and Logan Marshall-Green. Archeologist couple Elizabeth Shaw (Rapace) and Charlie Holloway (Marshall-Green) discover a star map that they interpret as an i...

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5 UK Premieres On Show As Film4 FrightFest Announces Line-Up For Halloween All-Nighter
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 28th September 2012
ff_allnighterThe FrightFest Halloween All-Nighter returns to the Vue in London's Leicester Square on Saturday October 27th for another helping of choice shock around the clock horror. And this year horror fans around the country can join in the fearful fun as, on Saturday November 3rd, the event travels to the Picturehouse Cambridge, the Empires in Sunderland and Newcastle and The Watershed Bristol. N...

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5 UK Premieres On Show As Film4 FrightFest Announces Line-Up For Halloween All-Nighter
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 28th September 2012
ff_allnighterThe FrightFest Halloween All-Nighter returns to the Vue in London's Leicester Square on Saturday October 27th for another helping of choice shock around the clock horror. And this year horror fans around the country can join in the fearful fun as, on Saturday November 3rd, the event travels to the Picturehouse Cambridge, the Empires in Sunderland and Newcastle and The Watershed Bristol. N...

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Sink Your Teeth Into Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Posted in News, Friday 28th September 2012
Abraham Lincoln BD 3D_2DFrom visionary filmmakers Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov comes Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter the terrifying tale of the 16th President's hidden past. Based on the best-selling novel by Seth Grahame-Smith and combining director Timur Bekmambetov and producer Tim Burton, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter spectacularly reinvents the time-honoured vampire genr...

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Alfred Hitchcock - The Masterpiece Collection
Posted in News, Thursday 27th September 2012
AH SetFrom Universal Pictures (UK) comes 14 iconic thrillers from The Master of Suspense together for the first time ever as Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection - Super Premium Edition comes to Blu-ray on November the 5th, for a limited time only. Digitally restored from high-quality film elements and presented in perfect high-definition picture and sound, Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection brings...

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Stalk 'N Slash Season Coming To The Horror Channel In October
Posted in Features, Tuesday 25th September 2012
stalkerHorror Channel will be slicing its way through our TV schedules every Friday night throughout October as it celebrates slasher films, both classic and contemporary. From October 5th there will be four double-bills, headed up by four UK TV premieres. Seen as the most controversial of horror film sub-genres, the slasher film has delighted fans for over 30 years with its iconic psychopaths, trend-setting spec...

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Ee By Gum - Inbred Is On Its Way
Posted in News, Monday 24th September 2012
Inbred BD 2D PackshotInbred, directed by Alex Chandon (Cradle of Fear), is one of the most hotly anticipated genre films of 2012. Officially selected for 2011's FrightFest, the film has grown and grown in notoriety and now the wait is finally over as this dark, witty, yet hilariously twisted tale will be unleashed onto DVD and Blu-ray October 15th. Starring Jo Hartley and Seamus O'Neill ...

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The UK Festival Of Zombie Culture 2012 - Full Details
Posted in News, Saturday 22nd September 2012
ZombieFest ImageDetails for the UK Festival Of Zombie Culture 2012 have been announced. The event will be held on November 17th at Phoenix Square, Leicester and is already looking to be the ultimate celebration of all things undead. Now in its 6th year this annual day of the dead is making sure that even the most hungry gut-munching zombie lover will be catered for with 13 hours of Zombie Films in...

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Soundtrack To John Carpenter's The Fog Gets Special Release
Posted in News, Thursday 20th September 2012
The Fog Soundtrack CoverThe updated version of Silva Screen's long deleted and sought after 2000 reissue of John Carpenter's sparse, piano-driven ambient/electronic score for The Fog will hit stores on October 8th. This release brings together not just the original album, which featured 20 minutes of newly released music, but a second 20 track disc of the entire score, drawn from t...

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Michael Biehn's The Victim To Be Released September 24th
Posted in News, Wednesday 19th September 2012
The Victim New CoverDirected by screen veteran Michael Biehn (The Terminator, Aliens, The Abyss) and starring Jennifer Blanc (The Divide, Dark Angel), Danielle Harris (Stake Land, Hatchet II, Urban Legend), Ryan Honey (Star Trek: Enterprise, ER, NCIS) and Tanya Newbould (Rush Hour 2, Red Dragon, X-Men: The Last Stand) The Victim is one of the most talked about horror movies in ages. During...

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Coming Soon - Excision
Posted in News, Wednesday 19th September 2012
Excision PosterMonster Pictures has announced that they will be releasing Excision, in select cinemas nationwide from November 2nd. Excision is the story of Pauline (AnnaLynne McCord), a delusional teenage outcast. Pauline picks scabs. Pauline dissects road kill. Pauline fantasizes about performing surgery on strangers. Her fascinations disturb her schoolmates and her parents, Phyllis (Traci Lords)...

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When The Lights Went Out - New Brit Shocker
Posted in News, Monday 17th September 2012
When The Lights Went OutDirected and Written by Pat Holden, When The Lights Went Out is billed as one of the most terrifying paranormal movies ever made. Based on true events, When The Lights Went Out is the 1970's set story of a down-to-earth Yorkshire family and the malevolent spirit who turns their existence upside down. The film starts with The Maynard family moving into their...

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Attack Of The Werewolves - Coming Soon
Posted in News, Monday 17th September 2012
Attack Of The WerewolvesExperience 100 years of evil whn Attack Of The Werewolves descends onto DVd and Blu-ray. 1910. In a remote village, a terrible curse has fallen on the evil Marchioness of Marino and her son - transforming him into a blood-thirsty werewolf who preys on the residents of the village. One hundred years on, Thomas, the only male descendent of the Marino family, ...

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Locke & Key - Coming To An End
Posted in News, Friday 14th September 2012
Locke & KeyAs Thornton Wilder once said, "All good things must come to an end, but all bad things can continue forever," a quote that seems eerily appropriate for Locke & Key. While at times frighteningly dark and brutally violent, Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's Eisner-winning series has also sailed on winds of high fantasy and elaborate mystery, striking a mesmerizing balance and attracting a ferven...

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Some Guy Who Kills People Finally Coming To DVD and Blu-ray
Posted in News, Thursday 13th September 2012
Some Guy Who Kills PeopleThe first release from GRIMM Entertainment (the folks behind Manchester Horror Festival, GRIMMFEST), Some Guy Who Kills People will have a limited theatrical run from the 5th October and is out on DVD and Blu-ray from the 8th. For those of you that can't wait that long you can catch it at this year's GRIMMFEST (3rd-7th October). Helmed by Jack Perez, Some...

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Dare You View Closed Circuit?
Posted in News, Wednesday 12th September 2012
Closed CircuitClosed Circuit will be release onto DVD, Download and On-Demand on September 24th thanks to Revolver Entertainment. In a quiet neighbourhood, one man hides a dark, terrifying secret. For two friends the desire to uncover the depths of his depravity will take them to a hideous place inhabited by pain, torture and death. Planting hidden cameras around his house, two friends hope to revea...

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Resident Evil: Retribution - Book News
Posted in News, Wednesday 12th September 2012
Resident Evil RetributionResident Evil: Retribution - The Official Movie Novelization from Titan Books, has been written by award-winning sci-fi and horror writer John Shirley and is being released to coincide with the release of the film, which opens in theatres in 3D on Friday, September 14th. This is the fifth instalment in the massively successful Resident Evil film franchise...

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Detention
Posted in Reviews, Tuesday 11th September 2012
detentionDetention DVD Certificate 15 Extras: Cheat Mode: The Unbelievably Mind Melting Making Of Detention "I make 40 G's a year, plus Dental. You may not have a Skittle." Packed with post-modern, ironic tinged references, time-travel and a splash of hack n' slash, Detention is the injection of originality the horror genre has been waiting for. I first saw it last year at FrightFest and was just ...

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Detention
Posted in Reviews, Tuesday 11th September 2012
detentionDetention DVD Certificate 15 Extras: Cheat Mode: The Unbelievably Mind Melting Making Of Detention "I make 40 G's a year, plus Dental. You may not have a Skittle." Packed with post-modern, ironic tinged references, time-travel and a splash of hack n' slash, Detention is the injection of originality the horror genre has been waiting for. I first saw it last year at FrightFest and was just ...

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Grimmfest 2012 Update
Posted in News, Monday 10th September 2012
Grimmfest 2012 LogoManchester's annual horror and cult film festival Grimmfest is back for its fourth fantastic year showcasing the very latest, very best dark and scary movies from around the world. Over 18 movie premieres and a loathsome line-up of gruesome guests including comedian Ross Noble and League Of Gentlemen star Reece Shearsmith. A jam-packed four days of special screenings and ...

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Exclusive Interview With Actor Dana Ashbrook
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 9th September 2012
dana-ashbrookDana Ashbrook will be forever associated with the cult hit Twin Peaks. This acclaimed series, which is showing on the Horror Channel helped to give the UK viewing public a chance to see his acting skills. Now he's back in the acclaimed thriller The Aggression Scale. We had a quick chat with Dana about Twin Peaks and his thoughts on his new movie. HC: How did you get your first big b...

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Exclusive Interview With Actor Dana Ashbrook
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 9th September 2012
dana-ashbrookDana Ashbrook will be forever associated with the cult hit Twin Peaks. This acclaimed series, which is showing on the Horror Channel helped to give the UK viewing public a chance to see his acting skills. Now he's back in the acclaimed thriller The Aggression Scale. We had a quick chat with Dana about Twin Peaks and his thoughts on his new movie. HC: How did you get your first big b...

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IDW Publishing To Release Chasing The Dead
Posted in News, Tuesday 4th September 2012
Chasing The DeadIDW Publishing has announced an all-new horror mini-series, Chasing The Dead, written by Matthew Scott and Tim Westland, based on a novel by author Joe Schreiber (Red Harvest, Death Troopers). Coming in November, Chasing The Dead is a fast-paced, ferociously tense supernatural thriller. Artist Dietrich Smith will provide captivating interiors and cover art for the series. "I was im...

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Dare You Enter Apartment 143?
Posted in News, Monday 3rd September 2012
Apartment 143From the producers of Red Lights and Buried comes a movie billed as Poltergeist meets Paranormal Activity, Apartment 143. Following the tragic death of his wife, Alan White and his two children find themselves plagued by a series of inexplicable events that eventually force them to leave their home and move into an apartment building in the city. Worryingly, within a week of moving, they on...

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Exclusive Interview With Kevin Lehane Writer Of Grabbers
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 3rd September 2012
kevin_lehaneOne of the stand-out pieces at FrightFest 2012, personally speaking was Grabbers. This superb creature feature was written by the very talented Kevin Lehane (picture left). We had a quick chat to him about this inventive crowd pleaser and what future plans he has. HC: Are you a fan of the creature feature genre? KL: Yeah, absolutely. What I love about Creature Features is the creativit...

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Exclusive Interview With Kevin Lehane Writer Of Grabbers
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 3rd September 2012
kevin_lehaneOne of the stand-out pieces at FrightFest 2012, personally speaking was Grabbers. This superb creature feature was written by the very talented Kevin Lehane (picture left). We had a quick chat to him about this inventive crowd pleaser and what future plans he has. HC: Are you a fan of the creature feature genre? KL: Yeah, absolutely. What I love about Creature Features is the creativit...

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Scream Issue 14 News
Posted in News, Saturday 1st September 2012
SCREAM Issue 14Here's the front cover art of Scream #14 (Nov/Dec 2012 issue) on sale in time for Halloween! Ooh the horror! This gory issue features interviews with [REC]3 Genesis director Paco Plaza and star Leticia Dolera, the gorgeous Katharine Isabelle chats about her roles in the Ginger Snaps films, Freddy Vs Jason and the upcoming American Mary, Paranormal Activity creator Oren Peli is interv...

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Killer Vixens Vs The Creature From The Deep In Retro-Style Gore-Fest
Posted in News, Saturday 1st September 2012
Monstro Group ShotMonstro! follows in the tradition of innovative and exciting independent cinema of the 60s and 70s golden era of exploitation and horror. Shot with practical effects and good old blood, sweat and tears, director Stuart Simpson has created an aesthetically polished and highly entertaining film to please all fans of cult cinema. Three gorgeously deranged killers, Beretta, Blond...

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From The Director Of Martyrs Comes The Tall Man
Posted in News, Friday 31st August 2012
The Tall ManFrom Pascal Laugier, the director of Martyrs comes The Tall Man. Starring Jessica Biel Jodelle Ferland, Stephen McHattie, William B. Davis, and Samantha Ferris the movie has just been released in the USA. In an isolated, slowly dying mining town, children are vanishing without a trace - abducted, the townsfolk whisper, by a mysterious entity known locally as "The Tall Man". Town nurse Julia De...

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From The Director Of Martyrs Comes The Tall Man
Posted in News, Friday 31st August 2012
The Tall ManFrom Pascal Laugier, the director of Martyrs comes The Tall Man. Starring Jessica Biel Jodelle Ferland, Stephen McHattie, William B. Davis, and Samantha Ferris the movie has just been released in the USA. In an isolated, slowly dying mining town, children are vanishing without a trace - abducted, the townsfolk whisper, by a mysterious entity known locally as "The Tall Man". Town nurse Julia De...

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New Realease Date For Curse
Posted in News, Friday 31st August 2012
CurseGrayson Pictures is to give a UK DVD release to the rarely seen Singaporean military chiller Curse on September 17th. Set in on the Island of Pulau Hantu in the south of Singapore, Curse tells the terrifying tale of a military squad sent to an island to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a group of soldiers. Accidentally disturbing a burial site, they unleash a terrifying supernatural curse… Curse is d...

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Exclusive Interview With Eron Sheean Director Of Errors Of The Human Body
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 31st August 2012
eron_sheeanThe FrightFest Discovery Screen contained some real gems this year. One of the stand- out pieces was Errors Of The Human Body written and directed by Eron Sheean. Eron had co-wrote another FrightFest favourite The Divide so we decided to have a quick chat to him about his latest work. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror cinema? ES: Yes, as far back as I can remember I was drawn to...

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Exclusive Interview With Eron Sheean Director Of Errors Of The Human Body
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 31st August 2012
eron_sheeanThe FrightFest Discovery Screen contained some real gems this year. One of the stand- out pieces was Errors Of The Human Body written and directed by Eron Sheean. Eron had co-wrote another FrightFest favourite The Divide so we decided to have a quick chat to him about his latest work. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror cinema? ES: Yes, as far back as I can remember I was drawn to...

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Horror Channel Presents World SINema Season In September
Posted in Features, Thursday 30th August 2012
the_devils_backboneGore goes global during September as Horror Channel serves up three slices of sinful celluloid shocks in its World SINema Season. Here you'll discover three premieres that highlight taboo, terror and blasphemy at their core and deliver unforgettable film experiences. For three Fridays at 10.55pm experience what the world has to offer in the world of horror. Friday ...

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Horror Channel Presents World SINema Season In September
Posted in Features, Thursday 30th August 2012
the_devils_backboneGore goes global during September as Horror Channel serves up three slices of sinful celluloid shocks in its World SINema Season. Here you'll discover three premieres that highlight taboo, terror and blasphemy at their core and deliver unforgettable film experiences. For three Fridays at 10.55pm experience what the world has to offer in the world of horror. Friday ...

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Horror Channel Presents World SINema Season In September
Posted in Features, Thursday 30th August 2012
the_devils_backboneGore goes global during September as Horror Channel serves up three slices of sinful celluloid shocks in its World SINema Season. Here you'll discover three premieres that highlight taboo, terror and blasphemy at their core and deliver unforgettable film experiences. For three Fridays at 10.55pm experience what the world has to offer in the world of horror. Friday ...

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Horror Channel Presents World SINema Season In September
Posted in Features, Thursday 30th August 2012
the_devils_backboneGore goes global during September as Horror Channel serves up three slices of sinful celluloid shocks in its World SINema Season. Here you'll discover three premieres that highlight taboo, terror and blasphemy at their core and deliver unforgettable film experiences. For three Fridays at 10.55pm experience what the world has to offer in the world of horror. Friday ...

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Cockneys Vs Zombies - Exclusive Clip
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 29th August 2012
cockneys_vs_zombiesCockneys Vs Zombies, the bloody and brilliant new Brit horror is opening at cinemas this Friday. The movie plays like a cross between Eastenders, Dawn Of The Dead and The Long Good Friday and has a cast of London born legends. Just as brothers Terry and Andy Macguire decide to rob a bank, workers on a Docklands building site uncover a burial ground sealed up in 1666. How...

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FrightFest 2012 - The Ultimate Round Up
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 29th August 2012
frightfest-the-13th-posterFrightFest The 13th was without doubt one of the finest yet with a programme bursting with originality from all over the globe. It's always difficult to pick highlights and with 48 movies to choose from and countless shorts the decision this year is that much harder. The programme was so strong with a huge mix of movies that touched upon nearly every...

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Part 2 Of An Exclusive Interview With The Soska Sisters Directors Of American Mary
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 29th August 2012
soska_sistersRegular viewers to the Horror Channel will know about Jen and Sylv Soska. These talented Canadians gave the world Dead Hooker In A Trunk which received its world premiere on the Horror Channel last year. They came to FrightFest The 13th and blew everyone away with their latest movie, American Mary which has become, for many, the best of the fest. Here, in the second part of an exclusive i...

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Part 2 Of An Exclusive Interview With The Soska Sisters Directors Of American Mary
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 29th August 2012
soska_sistersRegular viewers to the Horror Channel will know about Jen and Sylv Soska. These talented Canadians gave the world Dead Hooker In A Trunk which received its world premiere on the Horror Channel last year. They came to FrightFest The 13th and blew everyone away with their latest movie, American Mary which has become, for many, the best of the fest. Here, in the second part of an exclusive i...

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Where Did The Time Go?
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
frightfest-the-13th-posterAnd that, as they say was that. FrightFest The 13th has come to its conclusion. 5 days, 48 movies, a short film showcase and countless pieces of exclusive footage has entertained thousands of horror fans. Horror Channel has been there every step of the way and has plenty more to bring you from this incredible celebration of all things horror. We s...

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Exclusive Interview With James Moran Writer Of Tower Block
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
james_moranA couple of days ago we chatted to James Moran about his work and how he felt by having two movies at FrightFest. Here he's back to chat about the closing movie to this year's event, Tower Block. HC: Hello again, let’s chat about Tower Bock. This is in total contrast to Cockney’s Vs Zombies; how do you approach a more serious piece? JM: Same way I approach any piece - what's the core id...

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Exclusive Interview With James Moran Writer Of Tower Block
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
james_moranA couple of days ago we chatted to James Moran about his work and how he felt by having two movies at FrightFest. Here he's back to chat about the closing movie to this year's event, Tower Block. HC: Hello again, let’s chat about Tower Bock. This is in total contrast to Cockney’s Vs Zombies; how do you approach a more serious piece? JM: Same way I approach any piece - what's the core id...

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A Genre Gets The Boot Up The Backside It Needed
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
Tower Block CoupleDid anyone else see the awesome short from Paul Davis at FrightFest called Him Indoors? What a talent he has and great piece that showed he has a natural knack for directing dark comedy. Can't wait for his first feature, Silent Night Of The Dead. Though the storyline seemed sort of familiar and the family situation seen in many demonic movies, The Possession was a wonderfully...

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A Deadly Duo To Take Us To The End
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
The Possession BodyChained was a film that captured the audience's attention not by the graphic violence that it contained but by the stunning central performances especially from Vincent D'Onofrio. The piece dripped with class and was that something a little bit different to the norm. We're down to the last two movies but these look like quality pieces of fear-filled film fun. First up it...

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Monsters In Both Senses Of The World
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
AfterFantasy and blood-splattered tension are the topics of two of today's movies at FrightFest The 13th. The first up is After, a road trip with a difference as the two only survivors of a bus crash try to uncover exactly what happened, why it was they survived and why are there monsters in the world now! Following this it's the welcome return to the big screen of Jennifer Lynch and her disturbing piece, Chained. Psy...

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Exclusive Interview With Paul Davis Director Of Him Indoors
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
Him Indoors QuadLater this afternoon Paul Davis will be giving the World Premiere of his new horror short, Him Indoors. Paul as you might recall was the guy behind one of the finest ever horror documentaries, Beware The Moon which took a look at the creation of the incredible An American Werewolf In London movie. Away, we decided to chat with Paul about this latest piece and his plans for the nex...

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Exclusive Interview With Paul Davis Director Of Him Indoors
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
Him Indoors QuadLater this afternoon Paul Davis will be giving the World Premiere of his new horror short, Him Indoors. Paul as you might recall was the guy behind one of the finest ever horror documentaries, Beware The Moon which took a look at the creation of the incredible An American Werewolf In London movie. Away, we decided to chat with Paul about this latest piece and his plans for the nex...

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Exclusive Interview With Paul Davis Director Of Him Indoors
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
Him Indoors QuadLater this afternoon Paul Davis will be giving the World Premiere of his new horror short, Him Indoors. Paul as you might recall was the guy behind one of the finest ever horror documentaries, Beware The Moon which took a look at the creation of the incredible An American Werewolf In London movie. Away, we decided to chat with Paul about this latest piece and his plans for the nex...

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A Very Bloody Mary
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
American MaryWell American Mary proved to be a huge hit with the FrightFest crowd. This well structured and powerful horror had a dark tone throughout, lifted every now and again by some knock out humour. Jen and Sylvia Soska have proven that Dead Hooker In A Trunk wasn't a one off and that they are a talented team ready to take their career to the next level. The film's main plot concerns the uncomfor...

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Don't Miss This Dawn Of The Dead
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
Before DawnIf you fancy a zombie movie that has heart as well as plenty of guts then check out the Discovery Screen today as there’s another chance to see Dominc Brunt's directorial debut, Before Dawn. This raw and intelligent piece of cinema concerns a married couple (played by Brunt and wife Joanne Mitchell) who go away to try and patch their marriage. But this breakaway in a stunning location soon turn...

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Exclusive Interview With Joanne Mitchell Writer, Producer And Star of Before Dawn
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
Joanne MitchellJoanne Mitchell is a writer, Producer and actress whose talent has graced some of the UK's most popular TV shows. At FrightFest The 13th she came along with her husband, Dominic Brunt with their first film project together, the unforgettable Before Dawn. We chatted with Joanne about this and the possibility of more projects from this talented duo. HC: Are you a fan of horror movies? ...

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Exclusive Interview With Joanne Mitchell Writer, Producer And Star of Before Dawn
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
Joanne MitchellJoanne Mitchell is a writer, Producer and actress whose talent has graced some of the UK's most popular TV shows. At FrightFest The 13th she came along with her husband, Dominic Brunt with their first film project together, the unforgettable Before Dawn. We chatted with Joanne about this and the possibility of more projects from this talented duo. HC: Are you a fan of horror movies? ...

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Here Come The Girls
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
American Mary Bloody ShotIt may be the final day of FrightFest The 13th but there's nothing to be down about as there's two UK premieres, a European Premiere, a Preview and a World Premiere still to look forward too plus plenty more surprises from the FrightFest boys. The main attraction on screen one this morning is the showing of American Mary, the brand new movie from Jen and ...

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Part 1 Of An Exclusive Interview With The Soska Sisters Directors Of American Mary
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
The Soska SistersRegular viewers to the Horror Channel will know about Jen and Sylv Soska. These talented Canadians gave the world Dead Hooker In A Trunk which received its world premiere on the Horror Channel last year. Now the girls are in the UK promoting their new movie, American Mary to the attendees at FrightFest. We decided to chat to the girls about this movie and their career to date. I...

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Part 1 Of An Exclusive Interview With The Soska Sisters Directors Of American Mary
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 27th August 2012
The Soska SistersRegular viewers to the Horror Channel will know about Jen and Sylv Soska. These talented Canadians gave the world Dead Hooker In A Trunk which received its world premiere on the Horror Channel last year. Now the girls are in the UK promoting their new movie, American Mary to the attendees at FrightFest. We decided to chat to the girls about this movie and their career to date. I...

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A Walk On The Sinister Side
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 27th August 2012
SinisterSinister totally delivered on everything it promised. This superb excursion into a nightmarish existence was a textbook example of how Hollywood should deliver their horror movies. True crime writer Ellison Oswald has made a career out of exposing police mistakes and now he’s investigating a shocking small-town death first hand by moving into the house where it actually took place. But strange occurrenc...

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A Trio Of Terrifying Treats
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
Berberian Sound StudioTonight is dedicated to three movies that are universes apart in content but bound by the genre of horror. Berberian Sound Studio (pictured) is the one making the most noise (ha ha) as it seems to be a Giallo fantasy set in the 70s with traces of surreal terror added to it. Seeing as though this is from Peter Strickland it's a must see as his films always ooze of ...

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Always Check Under The Bed
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
Sleep TightSpain has once again triumphed at FrightFest. After the class act that was [REC]3 Genesis comes another beauty this time from the other original [REC] director, Jaume Balaguero. Sleep Tight is a beautiful piece which is psychological horror at its finest. Balaguero, when he introduced the movie, insisted it wasn't exactly a horror flick. Sorry mate but it is and one of the most pure horror films ...

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Classics Return To The Silver Screen
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
The Bride Of Frankenstein PosterIf you fancy a break from the usual FrightFest fare then check out the Re-Discovery Screen which today contains a barrel of classics on new digital prints. These restored masterpieces are going to look stunning on the big screen and have been restored to their most beautiful and full versions. Movies showing are Hammer's The Mummy's ...

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Don't Miss The FrightFest International Short Film Showcase
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
isfsIt's a big, big day at Frightfest The 13th as the Horror Channel is sponsoring the International Short Film Showcase. This annual event is designed to highlight the emerging talent in the horror industry and this year is one has one of the strongest line-ups ever. It's a really inventive mix, from giant snails to fairytale nightmares this collection of shorts truly does reflect how exciting, inventive and talented ...

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Don't Miss The FrightFest International Short Film Showcase
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
isfsIt's a big, big day at Frightfest The 13th as the Horror Channel is sponsoring the International Short Film Showcase. This annual event is designed to highlight the emerging talent in the horror industry and this year is one has one of the strongest line-ups ever. It's a really inventive mix, from giant snails to fairytale nightmares this collection of shorts truly does reflect how exciting, inventive and talented ...

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Exclusive Interview With Steven Pravong Director Of Un Jong Sang
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 26th August 2012
Steven PravongManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off today at 1pm at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. Un Jour Sang from Steven Pravong is...

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Exclusive Interview With Steven Pravong Director Of Un Jong Sang
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 26th August 2012
Steven PravongManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off today at 1pm at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. Un Jour Sang from Steven Pravong is...

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A New Maniac In Town
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 26th August 2012
Maniac PosterRemakes of classic or cult horror titles are always a bit of a sticky topic when discussing them with horror fans. So when we heard that there was to be a remake of the Bill Lustig shocker Maniac a lot of eyebrows were raised. Eyebrows raised even higher when it was announced that Elijah Wood would be taking on the role of scalp-hunting Frank. Manic 2012 edition is shot entirely from the pe...

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An SFX Legend And Italian Flavours Of Fear
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Greg NicoteroThe FrightFest Variety Award was a wonderful celebration of the work of Greg Nicotero. This legendary figure in the world of effects make-up is truly deserved. We met up with Greg and gotta say he's one of the nicest people in the industry. For an interview with Greg Nicotero click here. FrightFest The 13th has a very strong Italian flavour to it this year. Today we had the stunning but di...

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Exclusive Interview With The Manetti Bros Directors Of Paura 3D
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paura 3D second imagePaura 3D is an intense, psychological piece of work that has just received its European Premiere at FrightFest The 13th. It's a simple enough tale but done with a raw energy that it's hard to keep you eyes off the screen even when things get incredibly brutal. We chatted to the directors, The Manetti Bros known to their family as Antonio and Marco about this and thei...

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Exclusive Interview With The Manetti Bros Directors Of Paura 3D
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paura 3D second imagePaura 3D is an intense, psychological piece of work that has just received its European Premiere at FrightFest The 13th. It's a simple enough tale but done with a raw energy that it's hard to keep you eyes off the screen even when things get incredibly brutal. We chatted to the directors, The Manetti Bros known to their family as Antonio and Marco about this and thei...

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Don't Look In The Basement
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paura 3DAfter the intense drama of Outpost 2 we are waiting for the Italian treat known as Paura 3D. This inventive and rather savage film from the acclaimed Manetti Bros will no doubt have the audience squirming around as some piece are incredibly brutal physical and psychologically. When mechanic Ale overhears a conversation between a wealthy customer and the garage owner, he knows what he and his two best mate...

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Exclusive Interview With Steve Barker and Rae Brunton Writers Of Outpost 2: Black Sun
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Outpost II CoverA few years ago the film Outpost was released to great critical acclaim. This atmospheric and dark piece gave the Nazi Zombie genre the serious kick that it needed. Now the characters are back in Outpost 2: Black Sun so we decided to talk to the writers Steve Barker and Rae Brunton about this and future Outpost movies. HC: How did you two first meet? RB: Well, I had written a ha...

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Exclusive Interview With Steve Barker and Rae Brunton Writers Of Outpost 2: Black Sun
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Outpost II CoverA few years ago the film Outpost was released to great critical acclaim. This atmospheric and dark piece gave the Nazi Zombie genre the serious kick that it needed. Now the characters are back in Outpost 2: Black Sun so we decided to talk to the writers Steve Barker and Rae Brunton about this and future Outpost movies. HC: How did you two first meet? RB: Well, I had written a ha...

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Poliziotteschi And Nazi Zombies - Day 3 Of FrightFest
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Outpost II Nazi ZombieToday starts with a real mixed bag of movies. First up is the engaging Eurocrime! documentary which charts the rise and demise of the 'poliziotteschi' movies the Italian Film Industry churned out during the 1970s. These used to be 'homages' to the Dirty Harry movies but soon evolved into something else and this looks at the crazy methods these movies were shot and...

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What Will You Discover?
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverToday is a big day for FrightFest, not only will the legendary make-up and effects artist Greg Nicotero be honoured but the Re-Discovery Screen opens its doors for the first time. Over the next three days you can catch fully restored versions of three classics from the House of Hammer, The Devil Rides Out, Rasputin The Mad Monk and The Mummy's Shroud. They also have a special presen...

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What Will You Discover?
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverToday is a big day for FrightFest, not only will the legendary make-up and effects artist Greg Nicotero be honoured but the Re-Discovery Screen opens its doors for the first time. Over the next three days you can catch fully restored versions of three classics from the House of Hammer, The Devil Rides Out, Rasputin The Mad Monk and The Mummy's Shroud. They also have a special presen...

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What Will You Discover?
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverToday is a big day for FrightFest, not only will the legendary make-up and effects artist Greg Nicotero be honoured but the Re-Discovery Screen opens its doors for the first time. Over the next three days you can catch fully restored versions of three classics from the House of Hammer, The Devil Rides Out, Rasputin The Mad Monk and The Mummy's Shroud. They also have a special presen...

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What Will You Discover?
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverToday is a big day for FrightFest, not only will the legendary make-up and effects artist Greg Nicotero be honoured but the Re-Discovery Screen opens its doors for the first time. Over the next three days you can catch fully restored versions of three classics from the House of Hammer, The Devil Rides Out, Rasputin The Mad Monk and The Mummy's Shroud. They also have a special presen...

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Movies Leave Us Laughing [REC]s
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 25th August 2012
REC3Last night was a time for mixing humour and horror as two very different but equally entertaining movies hit the big screen. Paco Plaza's [REC]3 Genesis proved that by using comedy and moving away from the POV style of horror the series is known for you can revitalise a franchise. Because unfolds in parallel to events of the previous two episodes, it gives itself room to mature and grow in its own environment. The up...

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Exclusive Interview With Paco Plaza Director Of [Rec]3 Genesis
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paco Rec 3You may have come across Paco Plaza's work before, not only was he behind the first two [REC] movies but he was also responsible for Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt which was shown on the Horror Channel last week. Paco is at FrightFest the 13th to introduce the UK premiere of [REC]3 Genesis so we had a quick chat with this talented fellow. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror movies? PP: Yes, sin...

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Exclusive Interview With Paco Plaza Director Of [Rec]3 Genesis
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paco Rec 3You may have come across Paco Plaza's work before, not only was he behind the first two [REC] movies but he was also responsible for Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt which was shown on the Horror Channel last week. Paco is at FrightFest the 13th to introduce the UK premiere of [REC]3 Genesis so we had a quick chat with this talented fellow. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror movies? PP: Yes, sin...

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Exclusive Interview With Paco Plaza Director Of [Rec]3 Genesis
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 25th August 2012
Paco Rec 3You may have come across Paco Plaza's work before, not only was he behind the first two [REC] movies but he was also responsible for Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt which was shown on the Horror Channel last week. Paco is at FrightFest the 13th to introduce the UK premiere of [REC]3 Genesis so we had a quick chat with this talented fellow. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror movies? PP: Yes, sin...

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Be Kind, Rewind...Or Die!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
VHSBefore we saw the much anticipated anthology movie V/H/S we were treated to some stunning trailers and special features thanks to Momentum Pictures. First up was the in your face world exclusive of another anthology movie The ABC's Of Death which looks as if it will push many boundaries. Lee Hardcastle's Claymation Of The Raid was quite simply hilarious. Next was Brandon Cronenberg's Antiviral, a grim and sinister looki...

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Global Horror Fun
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Hidden In The WoodsDario Argento did himself proud today at FrightFest as did the guy who was interviewing him, Total Film’s Jamie Graham. Jamie helped Dario recall some fabulous anecdotes and his superbly researched questions made sure all of use learned something new about the great man. Each year at FrightFest there seems to be more and more films from across the globe. This afternoon i...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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Return Of The Master
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverMaster of the Macabre Dario Argento is soon due to be at the Empire very soon and you can feel the excitement brewing around Screen 1. Dario has been directing horror movies since 1970 and has a back catalogue any director would kill for. Dario is going to be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnes...

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A Director, A Director's Cut And A Discovery Screen
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
Nightbreed The Cabal CutIt's a very big day at FrightFest, not only is there four European premieres, a world premiere and the opening of the Discovery Screen, but also Master of the Macabre Dario Argento is going to be here. Argento will be chatting on stage to Total Film's Jamie Graham about his stunning cinematic career as well as witnessing the launch of the book Dario Argento: ...

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Grabbers - Pure Genius
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 24th August 2012
GrabbersGrabbers is one of those movies that seizes your attention and doesn't leave go for its duration. A simple idea is transformed into a satisfying and clever movie that has already become a highlight of FrightFest 2012 for me. Here's what the FrightFest brochure says about it: The day after a meteor lands in the ocean and a group of fisherman going missing, Garda Lisa Nolan arrives for a temporary assignmen...

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Exclusive Interview With James Moran Writer Of Cockneys Vs Zombies
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Cockneys Vs ZombiesJames Moran is a FrightFest regular who has supported the event for years. He is also one of the most exciting writing talents the UK has produced with his body of work covering not only film but popular television as well. James has two movies showing at FrightFest The 13th, Cockneys Vs Zombies and Tower Block both very different in style and content. We decided to chat w...

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Exclusive Interview With James Moran Writer Of Cockneys Vs Zombies
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Cockneys Vs ZombiesJames Moran is a FrightFest regular who has supported the event for years. He is also one of the most exciting writing talents the UK has produced with his body of work covering not only film but popular television as well. James has two movies showing at FrightFest The 13th, Cockneys Vs Zombies and Tower Block both very different in style and content. We decided to chat w...

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The Undead Are Brown Bread
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Cockneys Vs Zombies groupCockneys Vs Zombies is giving the audience a real lift after the sombre and rather dark movie, The Seasoning House. Horror has many sides and FrightFest always likes to cover a many as it can. CvZ is a cracking take on the zombie genre bringing the terror of the walking dead to Old London Town. And what's not to like when a gang of oldies are battling the...

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And We're Off
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Cockneys Vs ZombiesFrightFest The 13th has just launched and after a cracking trailer featuring Mr Ian Rattray reminding people not to use their mobiles Ross Noble popped up on stage to introduce Team FrightFest After the guys thanked everyone they introduced us to the cast and crew behind The Seasoning House. This dark and atmospheric piece is in stark contrast to what the rest of the even...

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Nearly There...
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 23rd August 2012
American MaryWell the clock is ticking down to FrightFest The 13th and already you can sense the anticipation building. This year there's an exciting and eclectic mix of movies but be assured we'll keep you up to date as to which movies you need to catch when they go on general release. But which ones will stand out? Will it be Cockneys Vs Zombies? Will it be American Mary (pictured)? But what about le...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Jen Moss
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Jen Moss Director Of My Brothers KeeperManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th Aug...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Jen Moss
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 23rd August 2012
Jen Moss Director Of My Brothers KeeperManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th Aug...

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Dare You Witness The Possession?
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
The PossessionThe Possession is one of the most anticipated horror films of the year and it's been made the Horror Channel Movie of the Month. Presented by Sam Raimi's Ghost House Pictures, The Possession from director Ole Bornedal is a cracking shocker that concerns a family and an ancient evil. Clyde (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and Stephanie Brenek (Kyra Sedgwick) see little cause for alarm when their you...

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FrightFest 2012 Is Almost Here!
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Film4 FrightFest The 13th PosterFrightFest 2012 is only a matter of hours away and once again the much admired festival is boasting an stunning and eclectic mix of fear-filled movies from all over the world, many of them either UK or World premieres. There'll also be plenty of special guests and surprises in store with the Horror Channel on hand recording all the b...

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Ee By Gum - Inbred To Hit Selected Cinemas In September
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverInbred, directed by Alex Chandon (Cradle of Fear), is one of the most hotly anticipated genre films of 2012. Officially selected for 2011's FrightFest, the film has grown and grown in notoriety and now the wait is finally over as this dark, witty, yet hilariously twisted tale is unleashed in cinemas September 21st with a DVD/Blu-ray release October 8th. Starring Jo Hartley and Seam...

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Ee By Gum - Inbred To Hit Selected Cinemas In September
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Inbred DVD CoverInbred, directed by Alex Chandon (Cradle of Fear), is one of the most hotly anticipated genre films of 2012. Officially selected for 2011's FrightFest, the film has grown and grown in notoriety and now the wait is finally over as this dark, witty, yet hilariously twisted tale is unleashed in cinemas September 21st with a DVD/Blu-ray release October 8th. Starring Jo Hartley and Seam...

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Exclusive Interview With Special Effects Legend Greg Nicotero
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Greg NicoteroGreg Nicotero is a legend in the film industry. His special effects and make-up work has graced some of the most popular movies and TV shows of the last 30 years. This creative genius shows no sign of slowing down as he continues to create innovative and jaw-dropping work time after time. He is part of KNB FX and has also made the move into directing too. Nicotero will be presented with the...

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Exclusive Interview With Special Effects Legend Greg Nicotero
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Greg NicoteroGreg Nicotero is a legend in the film industry. His special effects and make-up work has graced some of the most popular movies and TV shows of the last 30 years. This creative genius shows no sign of slowing down as he continues to create innovative and jaw-dropping work time after time. He is part of KNB FX and has also made the move into directing too. Nicotero will be presented with the...

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Lady Snowblood - Coming To DVD And Blu-ray
Posted in News, Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Lady SnowbloodArrow Films has announced announce that Monday September 24th will see the hugely influential Lady Snowblood films lovingly restored and released on Blu-ray for the very first time, anywhere in the world. From legendary Japanese director Toshiya Fujita, the two blood-splattered Samurai masterpieces are credited as the main inspiration for Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill series. Beautifull...

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Exclusive Interview With Tokophobia Directors Evrim Ersoy, James Pearcey and Russell Would
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 21st August 2012
Directors of TokophobiaManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Sq...

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Horror Channel Now Also On Sky 198 from 9am till 9pm!
Posted in Features, Monday 20th August 2012
logo_channel_3Horror Channel viewers can now get their fix from 9am to 9pm on Sky Channel 198, in the Entertainment section of Sky's EPG starting August 21st. The channel is listed as The Horror Channel and is a simulcast of the original channel which will continue to be broadcast on Sky Channel 319, Virgin Channel 149 and Freesat Channel 138 from 9am until 4:30am every day. The programming will b...

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Coming Soon - Zombie Contagion
Posted in News, Sunday 19th August 2012
Zombie ContagionFrom Revolver Entertainment comes Zombie Contagion which promises to be a blood-soaked horror that takes you straight into Hell. The contagion is spreading. Nothing can stop it. With every bite, with every gouge, with every slice of human flesh ripped from the living, the undead are slowly taking control For one small group, their town has become a brutal, bloody battleground. The...

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Exclusive Interview With Dominic Brunt Actor And Director Of Before Dawn
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 19th August 2012
Dominic BruntDominic Brunt, better known as Paddy Kirk in Emmerdale, has directed the much talked about zombie movie Before Dawn which is showing on the Discovery Screen at FrightFest the 13th. This stunning debut contains everything you want from a horror movie and stars himself alongside his wife Joanne Mitchell and was written by Mark Illis from a story from Dominic and Joanne. We chatted to Dominic a...

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Exclusive Interview With Dominic Brunt Actor And Director Of Before Dawn
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 19th August 2012
Dominic BruntDominic Brunt, better known as Paddy Kirk in Emmerdale, has directed the much talked about zombie movie Before Dawn which is showing on the Discovery Screen at FrightFest the 13th. This stunning debut contains everything you want from a horror movie and stars himself alongside his wife Joanne Mitchell and was written by Mark Illis from a story from Dominic and Joanne. We chatted to Dominic a...

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Exclusive Interview With Jovanka Vuckovic Director of The Captured Bird
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 18th August 2012
Jovanka VuckovicManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. One of the sh...

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Exclusive Interview With Jovanka Vuckovic Director of The Captured Bird
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 18th August 2012
Jovanka VuckovicManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. One of the sh...

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We Are The Night - Teaser Image
Posted in News, Friday 17th August 2012
We Are The NightNew vampire flick We Are The Night promises four of the hottest female vampires you are ever likely to see, a breathtaking opening sequence onboard a jet, a ballsy heroine straight out of a Stieg Larsson novel, plenty of unexpectedly violent bloodletting, several nail-biting action set-pieces that would sit comfortably in a Bond or Bourne movie, and a truly original scene involving ...

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Detention - Cover Image Released
Posted in News, Thursday 16th August 2012
DetentionJosh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games) and Dane Cook (Good Luck Chuck) star in the instant cult-classic Detention, which is coming to DVD and Digital on August 27th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. This bizarre and original comedy-horror hybrid went down a storm at FrightFest last year and takes the slasher genre to a new high. In this hipster, teen horror-comedy the students of Grizzly Lake must sur...

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Exclusive Interview With Toby Meakins Director Of LOT254
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 15th August 2012
Toby MeakinsManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. Lot 254 from award winn...

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Exclusive Interview With Toby Meakins Director Of LOT254
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 15th August 2012
Toby MeakinsManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. Lot 254 from award winn...

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Reece Shearsmith Horror Short, Him Indoors To Receive World Premiere At FrightFest The 13th
Posted in Frightfest, News, Monday 13th August 2012
Him Indoors QuadJames Pears and Kesslerboy Productions Ltd. have announced that Him Indoors, a short black comedy/horror film starring Reece Shearsmith and Pollyanna McIntosh will get it's World Premiere screening at FrightFest The 13th on Monday August 27th, before the European premier of The Possession at 6.15pm. The film, the first narrative piece from writer/director Paul Davis, tells of an ag...

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Reece Shearsmith Horror Short, Him Indoors To Receive World Premiere At FrightFest The 13th
Posted in Frightfest, News, Monday 13th August 2012
Him Indoors QuadJames Pears and Kesslerboy Productions Ltd. have announced that Him Indoors, a short black comedy/horror film starring Reece Shearsmith and Pollyanna McIntosh will get it's World Premiere screening at FrightFest The 13th on Monday August 27th, before the European premier of The Possession at 6.15pm. The film, the first narrative piece from writer/director Paul Davis, tells of an ag...

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Dare You View The Lost Coast Tapes?
Posted in News, Sunday 12th August 2012
The Lost Coast TapesStarring Drew Rausch and Frank Ashmore, The Lost Coast Tapes is the latest horror from G2 Pictures and is sure to cause a panic when it hits stores 3rd September. A highly acclaimed investigative journalist sees a news report on a 'Bigfoot Hunter' who claims to possess the body of a dead Sasquatch. He believes the man is a phony and decides to create a new show that re...

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Exclusive Interview With Neil Jones Director Of The Reverend
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 12th August 2012
The Reverend DirectorNeil Jones is the director behind the new Brit fright-flick The Reverend which boasts a cast that includes Doug Bradley, Emily Booth and the legendary actor Rutger Hauer. Here he chats about the movie and what his future plans are. HC: Have you always been a big fan of horror movies and if so what's your favourite horror movie? NJ: I hated them when I was a kid, I w...

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Exclusive Interview With Geoffrey Cowper Director Of Cargols!
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 11th August 2012
Geoff CowperManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. One of the pieces showing...

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Exclusive Interview With Geoffrey Cowper Director Of Cargols!
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 11th August 2012
Geoff CowperManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in London's Leicester Square. One of the pieces showing...

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FrightFest To Honour SFX Legend Greg Nicotero
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 11th August 2012
Greg NicoteroFrightFest, in partnership with Variety Magazine, are set to present the inaugural Variety Award at FrightFest to renowned special effects and make-up artist Greg Nicotero. Nicotero will be presented with the award on Saturday August 25th, following an on-stage interview at this year's FrightFest The 13th. "FrightFest is very proud to be associated with Variety Magazine," said FrightFest c...

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FrightFest To Honour SFX Legend Greg Nicotero
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 11th August 2012
Greg NicoteroFrightFest, in partnership with Variety Magazine, are set to present the inaugural Variety Award at FrightFest to renowned special effects and make-up artist Greg Nicotero. Nicotero will be presented with the award on Saturday August 25th, following an on-stage interview at this year's FrightFest The 13th. "FrightFest is very proud to be associated with Variety Magazine," said FrightFest c...

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The Hamiltons AKA The Thompsons
Posted in News, Friday 10th August 2012
The ThompsonsThe Hamiltons are back for another bite! The dysfunctional vampire family returns but this time they're heading to the UK under a new name: The Thompsons. Available on DVD and download to own and rent from 15th October The Thompsons is a bloodthirsty, action-packed sequel from The Butcher Brothers. The Hamiliton siblings were a dysfunctional, orphaned family living in sunny suburbia. On the...

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2012 Free Online Festival Guide Now Available
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 9th August 2012
FrightFest 13th Festival GuideThe online version of the FrightFest The 13th free festival guide is now available which includes a full timetable covering all three screens. Inside you'll also find features and info on every movie showing as well as hints and tips on how to get the most from this awesome festival. Horror Channel will be there blogging live from the even...

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Exclusive Interview With Legendary Director Kevin Connor
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 7th August 2012
Kevin ConnorLegendary film maker Kevin Connor left school at sixteen, and entered a documentary film company, British Films Ltd., in London's Soho, as an Assistant film editor. From here on in he progressed to being one of the most celebrated directors around. With the release of some of his classic films onto DVD for the first time we decided to chat to this in demand director about his ongoing career and...

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Frighten Brighton - Event Update
Posted in News, Tuesday 7th August 2012
Frighton BrightonFrighten Brighton are excited to announce that they have joined forces with Shock Horror Magazine alongside Hemlock Books to scare the hell out of Brighton on Saturday 11th August 2012! Shock Horror Magazine has been bringing fright film news, interviews and features to horror fans since 2010 and is supplying us with some ghoulish goodies to give out to Frighten Brighton attend...

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New From The Death Waltz Recording Company - Halloween II and Halloween III
Posted in News, Tuesday 7th August 2012
Death Waltz Recording Company has announced the vinyl release of two classic and groundbreaking electronic John Carpenter scores, Halloween II and Halloween III on October 14th. Hallowen 2 CoverHalloween II was originally released in 1981, 3 years on from the celebrated first instalment of the Michael Myers slasher franchise. For the soundtrack, Carpenter once again enlisted his trusted collabora...

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From The Pen Of James Moran - Cockneys Vs Zombies and Tower Block
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 7th August 2012
Two films getting their world premieres at FrightFest this year have been written by one of the UKs finest talents, James Moran. We'll be chatting to James a bit later in the month so here's what his movies at this year's event are about: Cockneys Vs ZombiesCockneys Vs Zombies - Geezer Gore comes to FrightFest in an ultra-splatter comedy horror director Matthias Hoene calls Evil Dead 2 meets...

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They Will Rise To Suck The Blood Of The Living - Zombie Flesh Eaters On DVD And Blu-ray
Posted in News, Friday 3rd August 2012
Zombie Flesh Eaters Steelbook CoverFrom the sleazy video nasty vaults comes a movie so stained with controversy and moral indignation that the very mention of its name sends shudders down the spines of the weak stomached and censorious - Zombie Flesh Eaters. A gut-munching, shark wrestling, eye-gouging orgy of topless skin divers, mud-caked undead terror and It...

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Sinister - Brand New UK Poster
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 2nd August 2012
Sinister New QuadSinister is the terrifying new horror from the producer of Insidious and Paranormal Activity and the writer-director of The Exorcism Of Emily Rose. It will get its UK premiere at FrightFest the 13th. In the movie a struggling true crime novelist, Ellison (Ethan Hawke), becomes too close to his latest gruesome story when he discovers a box of mysterious and brutal home movies in ...

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New Book On Saw To Be Released
Posted in News, Thursday 2nd August 2012
Devils Advocate Saw BookContinuing the superb Devil's Advocates series of books, which started with stunning releases covering the classic films Let The Right One In and Witchfinder General comes Benjamin Poole's dissection of Saw. Here's the full blurb: Widely regarded as inaugurating the torture porn movement the original Saw is in fact a more nuanced and subtle hybrid genre fi...

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Jaws - New Blu-ray Trailer
Posted in News, Thursday 2nd August 2012
Jaws CoverJaws - the landmark motion picture that still makes audiences afraid to go in the water - comes to Blu-ray for the first time ever on 3rd September. Featuring an all-new, digitally remastered and fully restored picture, as well as 7.1 surround sound, the Jaws Blu-ray with Digital Copy and UltraViolet gives fans the ultimate way to watch the breathtaking and terrifying action-thriller. One of the mos...

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Exclusive Interview With Axelle Carolyn Director Of The Halloween Kid
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 2nd August 2012
The Halloween Kid Group ShotManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in Londo...

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Exclusive Interview With Axelle Carolyn Director Of The Halloween Kid
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 2nd August 2012
The Halloween Kid Group ShotManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails - yes, it's the FrightFest International Short Film Showcase, an eclectic mix of worldwide cutting edge short films, which is once again being presented by Horror Channel. It will kick-off at 1pm on Sunday 26th August at the Empire Cinema in Londo...

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FrightFest Directors, Cannabalism, A Mad Monk And Afternoon Shocks - August On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st August 2012
FF DIRECTORS NIGHT IMAGEAugust on the Horror Channel is an incredibly busy month as not only are we bringing you a shedload of movie premieres we’re also celebrating FrightFest the 13th in style by having special editions of our acclaimed Director's Night series. In this series the men behind FrightFest present their favourite films from past events. Here's the skinny on what no...

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Bloodstorm
Posted in Reviews, Wednesday 1st August 2012
bloodstormBloodstorm DVD Certificate 15 Extras: 5 short featurettes. "We're all going to die, aren't we?" The Nazi zombie movie genre has had a bit of a resurrection recently with such titles as Dead Snow and Outpost leading the way. This title from The Asylum starts off in the B-movie mode we've come to expect from the studio (which is not a criticism), then someone gets their face ripped off a...

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Bloodstorm
Posted in Reviews, Wednesday 1st August 2012
bloodstormBloodstorm DVD Certificate 15 Extras: 5 short featurettes. "We're all going to die, aren't we?" The Nazi zombie movie genre has had a bit of a resurrection recently with such titles as Dead Snow and Outpost leading the way. This title from The Asylum starts off in the B-movie mode we've come to expect from the studio (which is not a criticism), then someone gets their face ripped off a...

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Dare You Witness The Pact?
Posted in News, Wednesday 1st August 2012
The Pact CoverFirst-time feature director Nicholas McCarthy directs up-and-coming female lead Caity Lotz, Casper Van Dien, Agnes Bruckner, Haley Hudson and Kathleen Rose Perkins star in The Pact which is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October the 1st. Following the death of her mother, Annie receives a phone call from her former drug addict sister, Nicole, imploring her to come back to visit their famil...

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Exclusive Interview With Journalist Alan Jones
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th July 2012
Alan Jones 2012Alan Jones is one of the most respected journalists working in the business today. He has contributed to many of the most popular magazines around including Empire, Total Magazine and Premiere as well as writing for countless others. He is one of the co-founders of FrightFest and is the man behind the acclaimed book Profondo Argento, which after 8 years has been fully updated, retitled...

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FrightFest The 13th Announces Record Number Of Guests
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 27th July 2012
Claudia GeriniJennifer Lynch, Sheridan Smith, Dario Argento, Dominic Brunt, Ross Noble, Peter Strickland, Claudia Gerini, Michele Placido, Harry Treadaway, Michelle Ryan, Russell Tovey and The Soska Sisters head up a vibrant and eclectic mix of talent at this year's Film4 FrightFest event at the Empire Leicester Square. As individual tickets go on sale tomorrow (Saturday 28 July), Film4 FrightFest ann...

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FrightFest The 13th Announces Record Number Of Guests
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 27th July 2012
Claudia GeriniJennifer Lynch, Sheridan Smith, Dario Argento, Dominic Brunt, Ross Noble, Peter Strickland, Claudia Gerini, Michele Placido, Harry Treadaway, Michelle Ryan, Russell Tovey and The Soska Sisters head up a vibrant and eclectic mix of talent at this year's Film4 FrightFest event at the Empire Leicester Square. As individual tickets go on sale tomorrow (Saturday 28 July), Film4 FrightFest ann...

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Must Have Dario Argento Book From Alan Jones Coming Soon
Posted in News, Friday 27th July 2012
Dario Argento Book CoverProfondo Argento, the critically acclaimed book from Alan Jones has been fully updated, re-named and re-issued with brand new chapters! This original release was quite superb and this new edition promises to be all that and much more. From his first work scripting Sergio Leone's Once Upon A Time in the West, Dario Argento's directorial breakthrough with the ...

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Predator Meets Eight Legged Freaks In Dragon Wasps!
Posted in News, Wednesday 25th July 2012
Dragon WaspsWritten by fast-becoming genre connoisseur Mark Atkins (Sand Sharks), Dragon Wasps stars Corin Nemec, Dominika Juillet, Benjamin Easterday and Nikolette Noel When a clue arises as to the whereabouts of her scientist father, three months after he inexplicably disappeared on an expedition deep in the heart of the Belize rainforest, entomologist Gina Humphries and her impassioned assistant Rhonda...

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Coming To DVD - Zombie 108
Posted in News, Wednesday 25th July 2012
Zombie 108 CoverBilled as the very first Taiwanese zombie movie, Zombie 108 is a brutal and challenging horror movie that's coming to DVD on July 30th. After a catastrophic accident at a top secret research lab, a deadly virus is released into the city and all hell breaks loose. Controlled by a local crime lord, District 108 is the one place in the city the police don't want to go on a normal day....

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Exclusive Interview With Director Johannes Roberts
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 24th July 2012
Johannes RobertsDirector Johannes Roberts is one of the most exciting talents working in the industry today. His latest films F and Storage 24 prove that he can work between genres with ease and create visually stunning movies. On Thursday he is introducing a trio of movies in his very own Director's Night event from 9pm. Here he discusses his career to date and why the the films he chose mean som...

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Terrifying Psychological Thriller Niceville Coming Soon
Posted in News, Monday 23rd July 2012
NicevilleAcclaimed book Niceville by Carsten Stroud is due to be released in trade paperback by Century on August 9th. Fans of Stephen King, Dean Koontz and Christopher Ransom are advised to try this gripping thriller that Karin Slaughter has described as "A compelling work that grabs your attention from page one" and Peter Straub has called it "An unfolding tale about every kind of wickedness... Somehow it man...

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Horror Channel Announces Line-Up For The FrightFest 2012 International Short Film Showcase
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 20th July 2012
Horror Channel ISFS LogoManiacs, monsters, demons, creepy kids, apocalyptic visions, phobias, heavy metal meltdown and snails... Welcome to this year's wild and eclectic mix of cutting edge short films from the global arena of the fantasy and horror genre. The ninety-minute film extravaganza is a tasty selection box of Sunday afternoon treats, sponsored once again by Horror Channel....

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Combat Shock Special DVD Release
Posted in News, Thursday 19th July 2012
Combat ShockBuddy Giovinazzo's brutal, bloody but acclaimed movie Combat Shock is getting a superb DVD release here in the UK. The 2-disc set will contain two cuts of the movie plus a shed-load of extras. 'Nam, a green jungle hell. A terrifying place of death, violence and bloody war where seeing your buddies die in front of you is a daily event and getting your seed corrupted by Agent Orange is an occupa...

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Exclusive Interview With Shaun Hutson Author Of X The Unknown
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 17th July 2012
X The UnknownShaun Hutson is one of the very finest and most creative authors around. He has written over 50 best selling books (some under pseudonyms) touching on many genres but he'l always be associated with horror thanks to books such as Slugs, Relics and Deathday. Here he chats about his second Hammer tie-in book, X The Unknown. To try and win a copy of X The Unknown along with Hands Of The Ripper...

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Surf Nazis Arrive On DVD
Posted in News, Sunday 15th July 2012
Surf Nazis Must DieFrom Troma, the studio that brought you The Toxic Avenger comes one of their most talked about and over-the-top movies, Surf Nazis Must Die. When the California coast is ravaged by a massive earthquake the beaches are left in a state of anarchy. In this lawless void a new power is rising. Adolf and his evil gang of fascist water rats are coming. They are the Surf Nazis and...

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Coming Soon - Bloodstorm
Posted in News, Saturday 14th July 2012
Blood StormRevolver Entertainment has announced the latest movie to venture into the ever expanding Nazi Zombie genre of films, Bloodstorm. You thought they were dead. You were wrong. Deep in Antarctica a group of scientific researchers are abducted by a platoon of storm troopers. Led by Dr Josef Mengele, this bloodthirsty troupe has lain in wait in a secret base underneath the icy wastes since the fall o...

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Curse Will Finally Be Released In September
Posted in News, Thursday 12th July 2012
CurseGrayson Pictures is to give a UK DVD release to the rarely seen Singaporean military chiller Curse on September 10th. Set in on the Island of Pulau Hantu in the south of Singapore, Curse tells the terrifying tale of a military squad sent to an island to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a group of soldiers. Accidentally disturbing a burial site, they unleash a terrifying supernatural curse… Curse is d...

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Scream - Issue 13 Details
Posted in News, Wednesday 11th July 2012
SCREAM Isssue 13Due in early September Issue 13 of Scream Magazine is filled with plenty of the usual scary bloody stuff. You’ll find an exclusive interviews with Michael Berryman and Puppetmaster writer Kenneth Hall, Emily Booth talks Vampires in The Reverend, legendary horror author James Herbert gives the magazine a world exclusive on his career and his upcoming book release Ash, British TV s...

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Exclusive Interview With Hands Of The Ripper Author Guy Adams
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 10th July 2012
Guy Adams Photo Credit Peter ColebornWe interviewed the very talented author Guy Adams last year when his novel Kronos was released. This cracking book, which was based on the classic Hammer movie Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter, has lead to Adams penning another based on a Hammer favourite. This time around he tackled Hands Of The Ripper. Guy took time ou...

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The Dark Side Magazine - Issue 148 Details
Posted in News, Monday 9th July 2012
Dark Side Magazine Cover 148Issue 148 of The Dark Side Magazine has been unleashed and it's a Hammer special. Inside the team celebrate the glory days of Hammer and cast an eye as to what the future may hold for the much loved studio. It also takes a look at Hammer Harpies, checks out what the censor didn't want you to see from Hammer movies plus interviews with Caroline Mu...

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Vampirella Vs Fluffy!
Posted in News, Monday 9th July 2012
Vampirella Vs FluffyDynamite Entertainment is having some fun with Vampirella, as she takes on the teenage vampire killer, Fluffy! Vampirella Vs. Fluffy is bizarre yarn is written by Mark Rahner and drawn by Cezar Razek, with an eye-popping cover from Nick Bradshaw! In Vampirella Vs Fluffy, young, horny high school couples are being horribly mutilated by demonic Puritans. Time for Fluffy t...

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Elfie Hopkins - Release Date Announced
Posted in News, Friday 6th July 2012
Elfie HopkinsJaime Winstone is Elfie Hopkins - an animal-loving slacker, stoner, and wannabe detective, living in a sleepy hunting village. Haunted by the death of her mother, Elfie seeks solace from the old school detectives in The Maltese Falcon and Chinatown. She entertains herself by investigating the villagers and upsetting everyone with her imaginative allegations. Things get serious however with...

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Shock Horror Issue 10 Cover And Details
Posted in News, Friday 6th July 2012
Shock Horror Issue 10The cover for Shock Horror Issue 10 has been unveiled and it's boasting that it now has 15 more pages. Yep, issue 10 is their biggest ever issue. This issue includes a feature on the Halloween franchise along with an interview with one of its main stars, Danielle Harris. Danielle is also on hand to discuss her new movie Among Friends. Small screen legend Elvira is al...

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Wrong Turn 4 - Release Details
Posted in Frightfest, News, Thursday 5th July 2012
Wrong Turn 4 CoverWrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings premiers in the UK at this years FrightFest Festival. The movie will then be available to own on Blu-ray and DVD from 27th August 2012! If that's not enough to satisfy your blood thirsty appetite then you can gorge on and devour the Wrong Turn 1-4 DVD box-set which comes out the same day. It's 1974 and deep in the West Virginia wilderness, a fa...

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Wrong Turn 4 - Release Details
Posted in Frightfest, News, Thursday 5th July 2012
Wrong Turn 4 CoverWrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings premiers in the UK at this years FrightFest Festival. The movie will then be available to own on Blu-ray and DVD from 27th August 2012! If that's not enough to satisfy your blood thirsty appetite then you can gorge on and devour the Wrong Turn 1-4 DVD box-set which comes out the same day. It's 1974 and deep in the West Virginia wilderness, a fa...

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New From FAB Press - House Of Psychotic Women
Posted in News, Thursday 5th July 2012
House Of Psychotic WomenWe can finally bring you news of House Of Psychotic Women, the much anticipated release from FAB Press which is now on sale as a pre-order item. The hardback edition is strictly limited to only 250 copies worldwide and comes with alternative cover artwork, plus an exclusive free gift of a flexi-disc postcard featuring the song Somebody's Waitin' For You by Ch...

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The Walking Dead - New Magazine
Posted in News, Wednesday 4th July 2012
The Walking Dead Magazine Issue 1 CoverTitan Magazines and Skybound have announced the launch of The Walking Dead, The Official Magazine, based on Robert Kirkman's Eisner Award-winning comic book series, best-selling graphic novels and Emmy-winning AMC television series based upon them. Following its transition from groundbreaking comic book to the hi...

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Rec 3 Release Date Announced
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 4th July 2012
REC3REC Genesis, the long-awaited and highly anticipated third instalment of the planned four-part REC saga has finally arrived, coming to DVD and Blu-ray on 3rd September (after premiering at Film4 FrightFest on 24 August) - and by all accounts its more than worth the wait! Paco Plaza, co-writer and co-director of the first two films (along with Jaume Belaguero) goes it alone for this outing, breathing new life into pro...

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Rec 3 Release Date Announced
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 4th July 2012
REC3REC Genesis, the long-awaited and highly anticipated third instalment of the planned four-part REC saga has finally arrived, coming to DVD and Blu-ray on 3rd September (after premiering at Film4 FrightFest on 24 August) - and by all accounts its more than worth the wait! Paco Plaza, co-writer and co-director of the first two films (along with Jaume Belaguero) goes it alone for this outing, breathing new life into pro...

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Rec 3 Release Date Announced
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 4th July 2012
REC3REC Genesis, the long-awaited and highly anticipated third instalment of the planned four-part REC saga has finally arrived, coming to DVD and Blu-ray on 3rd September (after premiering at Film4 FrightFest on 24 August) - and by all accounts its more than worth the wait! Paco Plaza, co-writer and co-director of the first two films (along with Jaume Belaguero) goes it alone for this outing, breathing new life into pro...

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New From Hammer Books - X The Unknown
Posted in News, Monday 2nd July 2012
X The UnknownLegendary genre writer Shaun Hutson has once again tackled a Hammer classic (his last one was Twins Of Evil) and has turned his hand to another respected Hammer shocker, X The Unknown from 1956. In a quiet field in Buckinghamshire, a huge crack has appeared in the earth's surface. And people are dying. Incinerated beyond recognition. At the same time, hospitals have noticed an increase in ...

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Shock Horror Presents Its First Creep Club
Posted in News, Monday 2nd July 2012
Shock Horror Creep ClubShock Horror Magazine is kicking off their first ever Creep Club event with a Zombie Double Feature on 2nd September. Here they'll be screening George A Romero's stunning gut-muncher Dawn Of The Dead (1978) plus 1 more film TBC at the Northampton Picturedrome. They'll be tackling a different monster each month at Creep Club, and at this debut event it will be ...

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FrightFest 2012 - Full Discovery Screen Listing
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Sunday 1st July 2012
Before DawnThe FrightFest Discovery Screen is back for a third year and has once again surpassed itself in bringing you a varied selection of cracking movies that are just waiting to be, well, discovered! This year attendees will have the chance to watch Michael Biehn's directorial debut The Victim, Stig Svendson's Elevator as well as Kill Zombie!! which is described as Shaun Of The Dead in Amsterdam. A ...

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FrightFest 2012 - Full Discovery Screen Listing
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Sunday 1st July 2012
Before DawnThe FrightFest Discovery Screen is back for a third year and has once again surpassed itself in bringing you a varied selection of cracking movies that are just waiting to be, well, discovered! This year attendees will have the chance to watch Michael Biehn's directorial debut The Victim, Stig Svendson's Elevator as well as Kill Zombie!! which is described as Shaun Of The Dead in Amsterdam. A ...

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Horror Bites - July Edition
Posted in Features, Sunday 1st July 2012
Emily Booth Horror BitesEmily Booth is back with all the latest information from the Horror Channel in a brand new episode of Horror Bites. Here she guides us through the juciest cuts that July has to offer including our Evilution Of Horror movie marathons which cover the four main corners of horror cinema; Vampires, Werewolves, Slasher and Werewolf genres. Emily also checks out o...

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FrightFest 2012 - Full Main Screen Listing
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 30th June 2012
American MaryYesterday we brought you news of the films that are showing at this year's much anticipated FrightFest The 13th event which is being held between August 23rd and 27th at the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, London. Below you'll find the screening dates for all the movies showing on Screen 1. Tomorrow we'll be posting all the movies that are showing on the Discovery Screen. Horror Channel ...

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FrightFest 2012 - Full Main Screen Listing
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 30th June 2012
American MaryYesterday we brought you news of the films that are showing at this year's much anticipated FrightFest The 13th event which is being held between August 23rd and 27th at the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, London. Below you'll find the screening dates for all the movies showing on Screen 1. Tomorrow we'll be posting all the movies that are showing on the Discovery Screen. Horror Channel ...

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FrightFest The 13th Unveils Record Number Of Films‏
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 29th June 2012
Film4 FrightFest The 13th PosterFilm4 FrightFest The 13th has unveiled its most ambitious line-up in history. From the sensational Sinister starring Ethan Hawke, the Sam Raimi produced The Possession and Jennifer Chambers Lynch's jaw-dropping Chained, to the Maniac remake, the surgical underground of American Mary and the V/H/S anthology everyone is talking about, th...

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FrightFest The 13th Unveils Record Number Of Films‏
Posted in Frightfest, News, Friday 29th June 2012
Film4 FrightFest The 13th PosterFilm4 FrightFest The 13th has unveiled its most ambitious line-up in history. From the sensational Sinister starring Ethan Hawke, the Sam Raimi produced The Possession and Jennifer Chambers Lynch's jaw-dropping Chained, to the Maniac remake, the surgical underground of American Mary and the V/H/S anthology everyone is talking about, th...

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New From Hammer Books - Hands Of The Ripper
Posted in News, Thursday 28th June 2012
Hands Of The Ripper coverFrom Guy Adams, the incredibly talented author who gave us the stunning Kronos novel a few months back comes another re-telling of a Hammer movie classic, Hands Of The Ripper. On a cold, wet night recently widowed psychology lecturer John Pritchard visits spiritualist Aida Golding with his son. Although wary something has driven him here. And he is drawn ...

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Monster Brawl - Hits DVD and Download
Posted in News, Thursday 28th June 2012
Monster Brawl CoverWitness the ultimate "smackdown" event of all time as eight of the world's most feared and famous monsters enter the ring to go head-to-head in a grotesque and hilarious fight to the death (or, in several cases, the "un-death") in Monster Brawl. Directed by Jesse T. Cook and starring Dave Foley, Lance Henriksen, cult genre movie icon Art Hindle, actor and wrestler Kevin Na...

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The Woman In Black
Posted in Reviews, Thursday 28th June 2012
woman_in_blackThe Woman In Black DVD/Blu-ray Certificate 12 Momentum Pictures Home Entertainment Extras: Making Of, Interviews with Daniel Radcliff, James Watkins and Jane Goldman, Red Carpet Special, Ghost Story Competition, Trailers and Galleries. "Don't go chasing shadows, Arthur" The Woman In Black is without a doubt the British cinematic success story of the year and one which sh...

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The Woman In Black
Posted in Reviews, Thursday 28th June 2012
woman_in_blackThe Woman In Black DVD/Blu-ray Certificate 12 Momentum Pictures Home Entertainment Extras: Making Of, Interviews with Daniel Radcliff, James Watkins and Jane Goldman, Red Carpet Special, Ghost Story Competition, Trailers and Galleries. "Don't go chasing shadows, Arthur" The Woman In Black is without a doubt the British cinematic success story of the year and one which sh...

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More Mars Attacks From IDW
Posted in News, Wednesday 27th June 2012
Mars Attacks Comic ImageIDW Publishing has anounced that the premiere issue of thier Mars Attacks series by comics superstars John Layman and John McCrea has officially sold out of its substantial first printing! The release for the inaugural issue of Mars Attacks was an admittedly ambitious one. Utilizing the original card art from Topps' classic trading cards, along with McCrea...

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Detention - Finally Coming To DVD In August
Posted in News, Tuesday 26th June 2012
DetentionJosh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games) and Dane Cook (Good Luck Chuck) star in the instant cult-classic Detention, which is coming to DVD and Digital on August 27th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. This bizarre and original comedy-horror hybrid went down a storm at FrightFest last year and takes the slasher genre to a new high. In this hipster, teen horror-comedy the students of Grizzly Lake must sur...

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Zimmer-Frame Wielding Flesh-Eating Pensioners - Attack Of The Herbals Is Coming To DVD
Posted in News, Sunday 24th June 2012
Attack Of The HerbalsNazis in gasmasks, a foul-mouthed kilt-wearing land-baron and zimmer-frame wielding flesh eating pensioners all go into the mix for Scottish comedy/horror Attack Of The Herbals. Jackson McGregor has returned after years of exile to his grandparent's home in a small sleepy Scottish village, a village where the daily routine consists of eating, sleeping, fishing and d...

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Cyborgs, Gut-Munching, J-Horror And A Coffin - July On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 24th June 2012
Cyborg 2Summer is turning into a bit of a washout but that's OK as why would you want to go out when the Horror Channel has lined up a month packed with the best that horror cinema has to offer? Apart from our Evilution Of Horror season we have some stunning movie premieres just waiting to send you to be with the lights on! Saturday 7th - Cyborg 2 Michael Schroeder directs Hollywood legend Jack Palance and...

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Horror Channel Is Given A Highly Commended At Broadcast Digital Awards
Posted in Features, Thursday 21st June 2012
Broadcast Digital Award 2012At last night's Broadcast Digital Awards the Horror Channel lost out to the title of Best Specialist Channel to At The Races but we did pick up a very honourable Highly Commended nod, something of which we're incredibly proud. Although we were beaten by yet another horse channel - last year we lost out to Horse And Country TV - we didn't have lo...

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Outpost II: Black Sun Coming To DVD and Blu-ray
Posted in News, Tuesday 19th June 2012
Outpost II CoverDirected by Steve Barker (Outpost) and starring Richard Coyle, the highly anticipated sequel to one of the most original Nazi zombie horror movies of recent times, Outpost II: Black Sun, will be goose-stepping its way onto DVD and Blu-ray in August. Following on from the original movie Outpost, Director and Writer Steve Barker and Rae Brunton return to resurrect the un-dead Nazi a...

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Film4 Frightfest The 13th Announces Opening And Closing Night Films
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 16th June 2012
REC3Paul Hyett's claustrophobic, psychological horror, The Seasoning House is set to open this year's Film4 FrightFest. Starring Sean Pertwee, Kevin Howarth and Rosie Day, this hard-hitting exploration of war-time sexploitation, set in a Balkan brothel, marks special-effects guru Hyett's directorial debut. Hyett and the cast will be attending the premiere on Thursday August 23rd. Film4 FrightFest will close with the worl...

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Film4 Frightfest The 13th Announces Opening And Closing Night Films
Posted in Frightfest, News, Saturday 16th June 2012
REC3Paul Hyett's claustrophobic, psychological horror, The Seasoning House is set to open this year's Film4 FrightFest. Starring Sean Pertwee, Kevin Howarth and Rosie Day, this hard-hitting exploration of war-time sexploitation, set in a Balkan brothel, marks special-effects guru Hyett's directorial debut. Hyett and the cast will be attending the premiere on Thursday August 23rd. Film4 FrightFest will close with the worl...

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Amicus Classics Coming To DVD
Posted in News, Thursday 14th June 2012
The Land That Time ForgotStudiocanal will release a classic collection of titles from celebrated horror house Amicus Productions on July 30th. The revived and digitally restored titles receiving their DVD debut are: Warlords Of Atlantis, They Came From Beyond Space, At The Earth's Core and The Land That Time Forgot. Warlords Of Atlantis: Aboard the Texas Rose, a professor of arch...

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Prophecy #1 Sells Out
Posted in News, Wednesday 13th June 2012
Prophecy 2ndPrintDynamite's biggest ever cross-over Prophecy #1 - hit this June, and they wanted to let everyone know in advance that the second printing that they made available may sell out early next week, and are already evaluating going back for a third. Written by Ron Marz and drawn by Walter Geovani, with covers by Paul Renaud, Prophecy is a self contained event series. Prophecy takes pl...

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Exclusive Interview With Drew Cullingham Director Of Umbrage: The First Vampire
Posted in Interviews, Monday 11th June 2012
Drew CullinghamThe Horror Channel Movie Of The Month is Drew Cullingham's bloody brilliant Umbrage: The First Vampire. The film stars legendary British actor Doug Bradley and concerns an unscrupulous antique dealer's ancient mirror that serves as a portal for shadowy beings to be unleashed into the night with a thirst for blood. We decided to chat to Drew about this outstanding directorial debut an...

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Exclusive Interview With Drew Cullingham Director Of Umbrage: The First Vampire
Posted in Interviews, Monday 11th June 2012
Drew CullinghamThe Horror Channel Movie Of The Month is Drew Cullingham's bloody brilliant Umbrage: The First Vampire. The film stars legendary British actor Doug Bradley and concerns an unscrupulous antique dealer's ancient mirror that serves as a portal for shadowy beings to be unleashed into the night with a thirst for blood. We decided to chat to Drew about this outstanding directorial debut an...

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Hammer Classics Back On The Big Screen
Posted in News, Monday 11th June 2012
The Plague of Zombies posterOver the last few weeks several iconic movies have been shown on the big screen to celebrate the best of British to coincide with the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the forthcoming Olympics thanks to Studio Canal and ICO. Rather than choosing the usual big films you would expect movies that haven't been seen on the big screen for a while and have re...

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Celebrate The Evilution Of Horror This July On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Monday 11th June 2012
Evilution Vampires FridayIn a munching, slashing, biting and clawing month-long Friday night movie-marathon, Horror Channel traverses the four cornerstones of terror - Vampires, Werewolves, the Slasher film and Zombies - to deliver 16 films that celebrate the progression of the most popular horror genres. Friday 6th July - Vampires First up is a foray into Vampire lore, kicking ...

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Puppet Master - Coming To Blu-ray
Posted in News, Sunday 10th June 2012
Puppetmaster Blu-ray 3DStarring Paul Le Mat (American Graffiti), William Hickey (The Nightmare Before Christmas) and Irene Miracle (Midnight Express) and directed By David Schmoeller, Puppet Master is finally making its way onto Blu-ray thanks to 88 Films. Alex Whittaker and three other gifted psychics are investigating rumours that the secret of life has been discovered by master pu...

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Call Of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land - Launched on Android
Posted in News, Sunday 10th June 2012
Call of Android LogoThe final rites of gibbous summoning have been completed and the world counts down to oblivion as the critically acclaimed Call Of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land has launched for Android phones and tablets. The game is now available from Google Play (with Amazon's Android Store to follow) at a price point £2.99. The Android version is also translated to French, Spanish, Germa...

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Scream - Issue 12 Details
Posted in News, Saturday 9th June 2012
Scream Issue 12The details for issue 12 of Scream Magazine have just been released. In this edition there's an exclusive interview with Tony Todd on the set of Dead Of The Nite, Mexican Director Alejandro Brugues talks Juan Of The Dead, an exclusive on-location report from up-coming nazi-zombie-horror Outpost 3, Elvira: Mistress of the Dark: Career Interview, Director Eduardo Sanchez talks The Blair...

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The Amityville Haunting - Coming To DVD
Posted in News, Friday 8th June 2012
Amityville New CoverReleased by Revolver Entertainment to DVD on 18th June, The Amityville Haunting takes the franchise into the found footage genre to recount events that marked the final days of a family named Benson. In April 2010, the Benson family moved into their new home in upstate New York, blissfully unaware of the terrifying presence that occupied it. Little did they know, that t...

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Re-Animator The Musical Is Coming To The Edinburgh Fringe
Posted in News, Wednesday 6th June 2012
Re-Animator The MusicalIn 1985, Stuart Gordon directed his first feature film and created a sensation. It was H.P. Lovecraft's Re-Animator, a huge popular success produced by Brian Yuzna that delivered as many laughs as it did screams, making it a cult classic among horror fans and winning a Critic's Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Last year Gordon and his co-writers Dennis Paoli a...

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Re-Animator The Musical Is Coming To The Edinburgh Fringe
Posted in News, Wednesday 6th June 2012
Re-Animator The MusicalIn 1985, Stuart Gordon directed his first feature film and created a sensation. It was H.P. Lovecraft's Re-Animator, a huge popular success produced by Brian Yuzna that delivered as many laughs as it did screams, making it a cult classic among horror fans and winning a Critic's Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Last year Gordon and his co-writers Dennis Paoli a...

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Umbrage: The First Vampire To Get UK TV Premiere On Horror Channel This Month
Posted in Features, Wednesday 6th June 2012
Natalia Celino As LilithUmbrage: The First Vampire will receive its UK TV premiere on Horror Channel this June. Marking his feature film debut with this twisted cocktail of mythology, horror and vampiristic mayhem, Drew Cullingham's dark fairytale stars Doug Bradley (Pinhead from Hellraiser fame) as Jacob, an unscrupulous antiques dealer who unwittingly unleashes supernatural forc...

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Umbrage: The First Vampire To Get UK TV Premiere On Horror Channel This Month
Posted in Features, Wednesday 6th June 2012
Natalia Celino As LilithUmbrage: The First Vampire will receive its UK TV premiere on Horror Channel this June. Marking his feature film debut with this twisted cocktail of mythology, horror and vampiristic mayhem, Drew Cullingham's dark fairytale stars Doug Bradley (Pinhead from Hellraiser fame) as Jacob, an unscrupulous antiques dealer who unwittingly unleashes supernatural forc...

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The Squad - Coming To DVD
Posted in News, Monday 4th June 2012
The Squad CoverBloody horror and nailbiting tension combine in The Squad a chillingly atmospheric story from first time director Jaime Osorio Marquez. When all communication with a remote military base situated in an area of intense guerrilla activity is lost, a unit of Colombian soldiers is sent on a mission to regain contact with their brothers-in-arms. Fearing the base has been taken over by enem...

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Horror Bites - June Edition
Posted in Features, Saturday 2nd June 2012
Emily Booth Horror BitesYes, it's that time again when everyone's favourite Scream Queen Emily Booth gives you the low down on what to watch on the Horror Channel this month with the latest edition of Horror Bites. In this edition she takes look at the UK TV premiere of Umbrage: The First Vampire which stars Doug Bradley and chats to director Drew Cullingham and actor Jonnie Hurn w...

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Jaws - Blu-ray Details And More
Posted in News, Thursday 31st May 2012
Jaws CoverJaws - the landmark motion picture that still makes audiences afraid to go in the water - comes to Blu-ray for the first time ever on 3rd September. Featuring an all-new, digitally remastered and fully restored picture, as well as 7.1 surround sound, the Jaws Blu-ray with Digital Copy and UltraViolet gives fans the ultimate way to watch the breathtaking and terrifying action-thriller. One of the mos...

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Dare You Explore The Tunnel?
Posted in News, Wednesday 30th May 2012
The TunnelThe Tunnel is the brand new Australian found-footage thriller where a terrifying fear is about to be unleashed and is being unleashed onto DVD on 2nd July. In 2007 the New South Wales government suddenly and inexplicably abandoned a project to recycle water found in the disused train tunnels beneath Sydney, despite being in the midst of serious drought. In 2008 investigative journalist Natasha (Bel ...

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Prometheus: The Art Of The Film Already In High Demand
Posted in News, Tuesday 29th May 2012
Prometheus Book CoverShowcasing the most eagerly awaited film of 2012, the latest book from Titan Books and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, Prometheus: The Art Of The Film, has created such a demand from fans that the book is already being re-printed for a third run prior to its publication date on June 8th. As the only book to directly tie in to the film, this lavish title serve...

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A Sci-Fi Splatter-Fest, A Vampiric Dog And Skeletal Conquistadors - June On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 27th May 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteSummer seems to be finally here but who needs the sun when the Horror Channel can get you hot under the collar with fright as it presents a month packed with top drawer shocks. During June we have cult classics, a loyal canine, zombie conquistadors and a game of death. Here are the juiciest pieces of what we have to offer. June 8th - The Deadly Spawn Do...

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A Sci-Fi Splatter-Fest, A Vampiric Dog And Skeletal Conquistadors - June On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 27th May 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteSummer seems to be finally here but who needs the sun when the Horror Channel can get you hot under the collar with fright as it presents a month packed with top drawer shocks. During June we have cult classics, a loyal canine, zombie conquistadors and a game of death. Here are the juiciest pieces of what we have to offer. June 8th - The Deadly Spawn Do...

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A Sci-Fi Splatter-Fest, A Vampiric Dog And Skeletal Conquistadors - June On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 27th May 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteSummer seems to be finally here but who needs the sun when the Horror Channel can get you hot under the collar with fright as it presents a month packed with top drawer shocks. During June we have cult classics, a loyal canine, zombie conquistadors and a game of death. Here are the juiciest pieces of what we have to offer. June 8th - The Deadly Spawn Do...

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A Sci-Fi Splatter-Fest, A Vampiric Dog And Skeletal Conquistadors - June On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 27th May 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteSummer seems to be finally here but who needs the sun when the Horror Channel can get you hot under the collar with fright as it presents a month packed with top drawer shocks. During June we have cult classics, a loyal canine, zombie conquistadors and a game of death. Here are the juiciest pieces of what we have to offer. June 8th - The Deadly Spawn Do...

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A Sci-Fi Splatter-Fest, A Vampiric Dog And Skeletal Conquistadors - June On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Sunday 27th May 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteSummer seems to be finally here but who needs the sun when the Horror Channel can get you hot under the collar with fright as it presents a month packed with top drawer shocks. During June we have cult classics, a loyal canine, zombie conquistadors and a game of death. Here are the juiciest pieces of what we have to offer. June 8th - The Deadly Spawn Do...

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From The Creator Of Paranormal Activity Comes Chernobyl Diaries
Posted in News, Sunday 27th May 2012
Chernobyl DiariesFrom Oren Peli, the creator of Paranormal Activity comes Chernobyl Diaries which is due in UK cinemas 22nd June. The film follows a group of six young vacationers who, looking to go off the beaten path, hire an "extreme" tour guide. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town sinc...

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The House Will Open Its Doors On June 4th
Posted in News, Saturday 26th May 2012
The HouseSaid to be inspired by true stories, The House is a gory, stylish and shock-laden Thai horror movie that ranks alongside The Eye and Shutter as one of the strongest examples of the genre. It stars Thai actress and pop superstar Inthira Chaloenpura (The Unborn; Brokedown Palace) and is directed by Monthon Arayangkoon, whose previous excursion into horror, The Victim, established him as a filmmaker worth...

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Undermind Is Coming to DVD
Posted in News, Saturday 26th May 2012
UndermindCrime drama meets science fiction in Undermind, a chilling and intriguing classic ABC series. First broadcast in 1965 and starring Rosemary Nicols (Department S), Jeremy Kemp (Z Cars) and Jeremy Wilkin (UFO), it is available for the first time in any format in a 3-disc set on July 23rd. The series is co-scripted by Sci-Fi writer Robert Holmes, who would go on to script 18 episodes of Doctor Who. Detec...

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Film4 Frightfest The 13th First Artwork Revealed
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 26th May 2012
Film4 FrightFest The 13th PosterTop illustrator Graham Humphreys and designer Paul Johnstone have come up with this stunning poster to help us launch the Film4 FrightFest The 13th event in August. Graham said today, "This year's 13th FrightFest illustration took it's obvious reference point and gave it a Royal Jubilee, Tower Of London beheading. It is an affirmatio...

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Now At ComiXology The Dynamite Art Of Alex Ross
Posted in News, Thursday 24th May 2012
The Dynamite Art Of Alex RossThe Dynamite Art of Alex Ross is now available digitally on ComiXology! Already printed as a hit hardcover collection, this marks the first time that this book is available digitally, featuring art by master painter Alex Ross. Collecting all of Alex's Dynamite Entertainment covers and interior art in one complete volume, along with commentary t...

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A New Classical Score For Hitchcock Masterpiece The Lodger
Posted in News, Wednesday 23rd May 2012
The LodgerNetwork Releasing will issue a new soundtrack of the silent Alfred Hitchcock classic The Lodger, composed and performed by acclaimed, multi-award winning musician and composer Nitin Sawhney with the London Symphony Orchestra. The release coincides with a world premiere of a digital restoration of The Lodger. This has been lovingly restored and will screened in conjunction with the new score at the ...

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FrightFest To Be Celebrated At Leicester Square Re-Opening
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 23rd May 2012
Lawn Of The DeadAfter 18 months of redevelopment work, the new-look Leicester Square opens this week with Lawn Of The Dead, a series of relaunch events that includes a celebration of Film4 FrightFest, which has haunted the Square for the last 12 years - and returns for its fourth year at the Empire Cinema on August 23rd with Film4 FrightFest The 13th. On the afternoon of Sunday 27th May, Alan Jone...

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FrightFest To Be Celebrated At Leicester Square Re-Opening
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 23rd May 2012
Lawn Of The DeadAfter 18 months of redevelopment work, the new-look Leicester Square opens this week with Lawn Of The Dead, a series of relaunch events that includes a celebration of Film4 FrightFest, which has haunted the Square for the last 12 years - and returns for its fourth year at the Empire Cinema on August 23rd with Film4 FrightFest The 13th. On the afternoon of Sunday 27th May, Alan Jone...

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Acclaimed Karloff Biography Wins Award
Posted in News, Tuesday 22nd May 2012
Boris Karloff More Than A Monster Book Cover SmallBoris Karloff - More than a Monster has won the coveted Rondo Award 2012 For Best Book. It is author Stephen Jacobs' first book, and took him over a decade of research to complete. "I am delighted to have received this award, and didn't expect it", Jacobs commented. The 2012 Rondo...

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Alice Cooper Rocks The Cover Of Shock Horror Magazine Issue 9
Posted in News, Sunday 20th May 2012
Shock Horror Issue 9Alice Cooper rocks out on the cover of Shock Horror Magazine issue 9 and here's the proof! The King of Shock n' Roll talks to Shock Horror Magazine about his appearance in the recent Tim Burton movie Dark Shadows, banned videos an his favourite horror flicks. This issue also features an interview with Tony Todd, Horror Punk band Calabrese, The Orphan KillersDiane Fost...

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A Nightmare On Elm Street - The Toaster
Posted in News, Saturday 19th May 2012
A Nightmare on Elm Street ToasterDynamic Forces has announced their newest license with Warner Bros. Consumer Products - a line of collector toasters to be released in the US. The new toaster collection will showcase iconic imagery featuring Warner Bros. properties ranging from classic movies to hit television series. The license includes such properties as The ...

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Vampirella and Barnabas Collins Together!
Posted in News, Friday 18th May 2012
Dark Shadows VampirellaThis coming August, Vampirella and Barnabas Collins meet for the first time EVER in Dark Shadows/Vampirella #1! Written by Marc (Manhunter) Andreyko and drawn by Patrick Berkenkotter, with a cover by Fabiano Neves, this is sure to be a cross-over to remember! In Dark Shadows/Vampirella #1; when the disappearance of a family friend brings Barnabas Collins to New...

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Exclusive Interview With Contortionist Bonnie Morgan
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 17th May 2012
Bonnie MorganBonnie Morgan is an actress, stunt woman and contortionist who recently starred as demonically possessed Rosa in The Devil Inside. Well known in the horror genre, Bonnie is also responsible for the spider walk that Samara performs in The Ring Two, and appeared in the sci-fi action feature Minority Report. She also takes on stunts and wire work, with credits in features including Peter Pan ...

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Prometheus - New Featurette
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th May 2012
PrometheusThe publicity machine for Prometheus, the new feature from Ridley Scott, director of Alien and Blade Runner, is starting to go into overdrive. Below you'll find a brand new featurette that takes a quick look at the story and some of its production. With Prometheus, Scott has created a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading ...

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Coming Soon From Hammer Books - The Circle
Posted in News, Monday 14th May 2012
The Circle CoverThe Swedish bestseller The Circle by Sara B. Elfgren and Mats Strandberg will be published June 7th in paperback by Hammer with a cover price of £6.99. One night, when a strange red moon fills the sky, six school girls find themselves in an abandoned theme park, drawn there by a mysterious force. A student has just been found dead. Everyone suspects suicide. Everyone - except them...

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Dare You See This Little Piggy?
Posted in News, Monday 14th May 2012
Piggy 2D PackshotStarring Martin Compston, Paul Anderson and Neil Maskell, the brutal and uncompromising movie Piggy has been described as the new A Clockwork Orange. Joe (Martin Compston) is a mild mannered young man bored by his humdrum London life. When his beloved brother (Neil Maskell) is murdered, Joe finds solace in Piggy, one of his brother's old friends. Piggy helps Joe to cope with gri...

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Latest News On Restored Hammer Titles
Posted in News, Saturday 12th May 2012
The Reptile CoverFollowing on from last weeks release of Dracula, Prince of Darkness on double play, the next two Hammer titles in the restoration series will be The Reptile and The Plague Of Zombies. Both will be released on Double Play on June 18th. Companion films, shot back-to-back under the direction of John Gilling, both have undergone extensive restorations in conjunction with Hammer and ...

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - New Release Date
Posted in News, Thursday 10th May 2012
Abraham Lincoln Vampire HunterTimur Bekmambetov, the director of Wanted and Night Watch presents an original take on the United States' 16th president, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. When Abraham Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, it fuels his passion to avenge her death. Statesmen by day, hunter by night, President Lincoln sets out to crush vamp...

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Brandon Jerwa - New Vampirella Writer
Posted in News, Tuesday 8th May 2012
Vampirella CoverVampirella gains a new writer this July with Brandon Jerwa. After the startling events of last issue, Vampirella's ready to put everything on the line in an attempt to save one soul and destroy another. Heroes and villains alike are playing toward their own endgame, and the cards are turning with a deadly quickness. "I've been a fan of Eric Trautmann's Vampirella since the first i...

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Nuns With Guns, Horrorific Heists, Family Fears And A Japanese Ghost - May On The Horror Channel: Part 2
Posted in Features, Tuesday 8th May 2012
Ju-On The GrudgeMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's the second part of our look at what the month has to offer on the Horror Channel. May 18th - Nude Nuns With Big Guns Fans of exploitation and grindhouse genres need to tune in for the UK Television Premiere of Nude ...

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Nuns With Guns, Horrorific Heists, Family Fears And A Japanese Ghost - May On The Horror Channel: Part 2
Posted in Features, Tuesday 8th May 2012
Ju-On The GrudgeMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's the second part of our look at what the month has to offer on the Horror Channel. May 18th - Nude Nuns With Big Guns Fans of exploitation and grindhouse genres need to tune in for the UK Television Premiere of Nude ...

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Nuns With Guns, Horrorific Heists, Family Fears And A Japanese Ghost - May On The Horror Channel: Part 2
Posted in Features, Tuesday 8th May 2012
Ju-On The GrudgeMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's the second part of our look at what the month has to offer on the Horror Channel. May 18th - Nude Nuns With Big Guns Fans of exploitation and grindhouse genres need to tune in for the UK Television Premiere of Nude ...

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Horror Bites - May Edition
Posted in Features, Monday 7th May 2012
Emily Booth Horror Bites The latest edition of Horror Bites with Emily Booth, your one stop for all the latest that we have to offer has now been uploaded to our You Tube Feed. It includes info on the premieres of An American Werewolf In Paris, The Thaw, Nude Nuns With Big Guns, The Stepfather, Ju-On:The Grudge and much, much more. It also has information on our next edition o...

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Ee By Gum! First Ever Horror Club Event Is A Huge Success
Posted in Features, Friday 4th May 2012
Horror Club LogoThe first ever Horror Channel Horror Club event has been hailed as a huge success. People who had won the chance of seeing an advance screening Alex Chandon's new movie Inbred arrived from miles around and weren't disappointed. Journalist Billy Chainsaw introduced the event whilst Alex and Emily Booth welcomed all the attendees. After a Horror Channel promo reel of some of the juic...

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Interview With Simon Evans And Simon Johnson Creators Of 2.8 Hours Later
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 3rd May 2012
Simon And Simon2.8 Hours Later is a city wide zombie-chase game devised by Simon Evans (wearing the cowboy hat in the picture) and Simon Johnson. These ambitious, exciting and unforgettable events take the players into a world where the undead walk and terror hides in every alleyway. We spoke to Simon and Simon about where the original idea came from, about their company Slingshot and what plans ...

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Poster For New Simon Pegg Movie Revealed
Posted in News, Thursday 3rd May 2012
A Fantastic Fear Of Everything PosterThe official poster has now been released by Universal for Simon Pegg's new film A Fantastic Fear Of Everything, which will be released in cinema's on 8th June. The film sees Crispian Mills from Kula Shaker making his directorial debut alongside Chris Hopewell. Hopewell is the award winning animation director behind a h...

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The Darkest Hour - Coming Soon
Posted in News, Wednesday 2nd May 2012
The Darkest Hour Blu-ray CoverFeaturing mind-blowing special effects brought to you by legendary filmmaker Timur Bekmanbetov (Wanted, Night Watch, Day Watch), The Darkest Hour promises to take the viewer on an electrifying roller-coaster ride this spring. The movie follows software designers Sean (Emile Hirsch) and Ben (Max Minghella) on a journey to Moscow where the...

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Tape 407 - New Release Date
Posted in News, Wednesday 2nd May 2012
Tape 407 CoverAfter its celebrated showing at FrightFest Glasgow earlier in the year, Tape 407 is crashing onto DVD on July 2nd thanks to After Dark and G2 Pictures. A plane hits extreme turbulence mid-flight. The relentless weather attack causes panic and terror amongst the passengers until the plane ultimately crashes in a remote government-testing area. The handful of survivors from the crash, bl...

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The Cabin In The Woods: The Official Visual Companion
Posted in News, Tuesday 1st May 2012
The Cabin In The WoodsFrom Joss Whedon, the creator of Buffy The Vampire Slayer, and Drew Goddard, writer of the monster movie phenomenon Cloverfield, comes the exclusive behind-the-scenes guide to the long-awaited horror movie masterpiece The Cabin In The Woods: The Official Visual Companion. All will be revealed featuring in-depth interviews, the full screenplay, stunning production...

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At Silver Falls - First Image
Posted in News, Monday 30th April 2012
At Silver FallsAt Silver Falls, directed by up-and-coming US filmmaker Brett Donowho, will have its international market screening at Cannes. Inspired by the true-story of the unsolved murders of two twin girls, At Silver Falls draws us into the shadowy, malevolent world of 'Silver Falls', a small town plagued by a series of unexplained deaths. When newly arrival Jordan, an orphaned teenager (pla...

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Prometheus - International Launch Trailer
Posted in News, Monday 30th April 2012
PrometheusRidley Scott, director of Alien and Blade Runner, returns to the genre he helped define. With Prometheus, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race. Written by Jon ...

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The Devil, Robert Englund, A Werewolf And A Prehistoric Parasite - May On The Horror Channel: Part 1
Posted in Features, Sunday 29th April 2012
The ThawMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's a choice selection from the first couple of weeks of May, Part 2 will follow next week. May 4th - The Calling If you fancy a devilish horror then The Calling is for you. On her wedding night, Kristie St. Clair conceives a child in a halluc...

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The Devil, Robert Englund, A Werewolf And A Prehistoric Parasite - May On The Horror Channel: Part 1
Posted in Features, Sunday 29th April 2012
The ThawMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's a choice selection from the first couple of weeks of May, Part 2 will follow next week. May 4th - The Calling If you fancy a devilish horror then The Calling is for you. On her wedding night, Kristie St. Clair conceives a child in a halluc...

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The Devil, Robert Englund, A Werewolf And A Prehistoric Parasite - May On The Horror Channel: Part 1
Posted in Features, Sunday 29th April 2012
The ThawMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's a choice selection from the first couple of weeks of May, Part 2 will follow next week. May 4th - The Calling If you fancy a devilish horror then The Calling is for you. On her wedding night, Kristie St. Clair conceives a child in a halluc...

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The Devil, Robert Englund, A Werewolf And A Prehistoric Parasite - May On The Horror Channel: Part 1
Posted in Features, Sunday 29th April 2012
The ThawMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's a choice selection from the first couple of weeks of May, Part 2 will follow next week. May 4th - The Calling If you fancy a devilish horror then The Calling is for you. On her wedding night, Kristie St. Clair conceives a child in a halluc...

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The Devil, Robert Englund, A Werewolf And A Prehistoric Parasite - May On The Horror Channel: Part 1
Posted in Features, Sunday 29th April 2012
The ThawMay is here and though the weather isn't exactly what it should be it's perfect for settling down in front of the TV and enjoy some of the best scares around. Here's a choice selection from the first couple of weeks of May, Part 2 will follow next week. May 4th - The Calling If you fancy a devilish horror then The Calling is for you. On her wedding night, Kristie St. Clair conceives a child in a halluc...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Alex Chandon
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 29th April 2012
Alex Chandon and Emily BoothAlex Chandon is a writer and director of numerous award winning short movies, and SFX wizard and director of cult titles Pervirella and Cradle Of Fear. His latest movie, Inbred is the centerpiece to the very first Horror Channel Horror Club event which is happening on May 3rd. Here Alex chats about his career, Inbred, and being chosen for the ...

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Horror Channel Broadcast 2012 Nomination
Posted in Features, News, Sunday 29th April 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteHorror Channel, the UK's first TV channel dedicated to the dark side of cinema and television has been shortlisted for Best Specialist Channel at the prestigious Broadcast Digital Awards 2012 for the second year running. When the shortlist was announced Broadcast said, "We are pleased to say we had a record breaking year and the entries really reflect th...

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Horror Channel Broadcast 2012 Nomination
Posted in Features, News, Sunday 29th April 2012
Horror Channel Logo WhiteHorror Channel, the UK's first TV channel dedicated to the dark side of cinema and television has been shortlisted for Best Specialist Channel at the prestigious Broadcast Digital Awards 2012 for the second year running. When the shortlist was announced Broadcast said, "We are pleased to say we had a record breaking year and the entries really reflect th...

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Issue 147 Of The Dark Side Magazine Details
Posted in News, Saturday 28th April 2012
DarkSide Issue 147 CoverThe new issue of The Dark Side Magazine (number 147 for those who like to know) has just hit the shops (and available for digital download) and is packed with the usual high quality and entertaining articles the magazine is renowned for. Inside you'll find features on the new creature feature Strippers Vs Werewolves, the slick UK horror flick The Seasoning H...

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The House By The Cemetery - Doors To Open May 7th
Posted in News, Thursday 26th April 2012
The House By The CemeteryArrow Video has announced a deluxe edition of The House By The Cemetery, featuring a brand new HD restoration along with HOURS of extras. Packaged with four artwork covers including original posters and a cover illustration by artist Rick Melton, a double sided artwork poster and a collector's booklet featuring new writing on the film by critic and author...

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New Teaser Poster For Monster Project
Posted in News, Tuesday 24th April 2012
Monster Project teaser artworkMove Mogul Ltd, the film company behind horror thriller Panic Button, have announced that their new feature film Monster Proect has gone into development. Described as a "cross-genre" film, Monster Project follows six teenagers who undergo a harrowing transformation into monsters, imbued with various abilities and ailments, and are forced t...

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The Pact - New Trailer
Posted in News, Monday 23rd April 2012
The PactFrom writer/director Nicholas McCarthy comes his first feature, The Pact, an unsettling and rather creepy horror that promises to make going home tonight just that little bit harder. Here's what the movie is all about: At 4.47pm Nicole Barlow arrived at 550 Claremont Avenue At 8.23pm she phoned her daugher It was the last call she ever made Following her mother's funeral, Annie reluctantly returns to h...

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Fear Her Curse - The Woman In Black Is Coming To DVD, Blu-ray And Digital Download
Posted in News, Thursday 19th April 2012
Woman In BlackThe Woman In Black is undoubtedly the British cinematic success story of 2012, with a box office topping a staggering £21 million it has become the most successful British horror film of all time. Set for release on Blu-ray, DVD and digital download on June 18th it stars Daniel Radcliffe in his first feature film since the Harry Potter franchise of movies came to an end. It is based on ...

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The Raid - New Trailer
Posted in News, Wednesday 18th April 2012
The RaidWinner of the 2011 Midnight Madness People's Choice Audience Award at the Toronto Film Festival, the Audience and Critics' Choice Awards at the 2012 Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, The Raid stars the newest martial arts sensation, Iko Uwais, was directed by Gareth Evans and features a kick ass score by Mike Shinoda and Joe Trapanese. Deep in the heart of Jakarta's slums stands an impenetrable ...

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Last Half Of Darkness: Society Of The Serpent Moon Coming Soon
Posted in News, Wednesday 18th April 2012
Society Of The Serpent MoonIndependent videogames publisher Iceberg Interactive and software entertainment development studio WRF Studios have announced their cooperation on publishing Last Half Of Darkness: Society of the Serpent Moon, the newest instalment in the ominous point-and-click adventure series for PC, in European retail and via worldwide digital download portals on...

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Tape 407 - Surviving The Plane Crash Was Just The Start
Posted in News, Wednesday 18th April 2012
Tape 407 CoverAfter its celebrated showing at FrightFest Glasgow earlier in the year, Tape 407 is crashing onto DVD on May 21st thanks to After Dark and G2 Pictures. A plane hits extreme turbulence mid-flight. The relentless weather attack causes panic and terror amongst the passengers until the plane ultimately crashes in a remote government-testing area. The handful of survivors from the crash, bl...

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Adam Green And Joe Lynch Present Holliston - Updated
Posted in News, Tuesday 17th April 2012
HollistonRegular readers will know we're big fans of the work of Adam Green and Joe Lynch, so you'll be pleased to learn that they are behind Holliston, FEARnet's first original scripted television show. This is a riotous and offbeat multicamera, buddy comedy starring Green and Lynch and set in the town of Holliston. Holliston shines a light on post college life where everything is a struggle, and nothing wor...

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The Wicker Tree Hits Stores April 30th
Posted in News, Monday 16th April 2012
The Wicker Tree1973 saw the release of one of the most famous horror films of all time - The Wicker Man, which is now regarded as a classic of British cinema. Now, 39 years later, comes the anticipated movie - The Wicker Tree. Once again directed by Robin Hardy and featuring a guest appearance from the legendary Sir Christopher Lee, this new film welcomes us to a new terror starring Graham, Honeysu...

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The Wicker Tree Hits Stores April 30th
Posted in News, Monday 16th April 2012
The Wicker Tree1973 saw the release of one of the most famous horror films of all time - The Wicker Man, which is now regarded as a classic of British cinema. Now, 39 years later, comes the anticipated movie - The Wicker Tree. Once again directed by Robin Hardy and featuring a guest appearance from the legendary Sir Christopher Lee, this new film welcomes us to a new terror starring Graham, Honeysu...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Federico Zampaglione
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th April 2012
Federico ZampaglioneFederico Zampaglione is one of Italy's biggest stars. His band Tiromancino is one of the country's best-selling bands and his debut horror movie, the incredibly stylish shocker Shadow was one of the big hits of FrightFest 2009. On April 26th he's introducing three of his favourite movies in another of our Director's Night series. Here Federico discusses his career so ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Federico Zampaglione
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th April 2012
Federico ZampaglioneFederico Zampaglione is one of Italy's biggest stars. His band Tiromancino is one of the country's best-selling bands and his debut horror movie, the incredibly stylish shocker Shadow was one of the big hits of FrightFest 2009. On April 26th he's introducing three of his favourite movies in another of our Director's Night series. Here Federico discusses his career so ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Federico Zampaglione
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th April 2012
Federico ZampaglioneFederico Zampaglione is one of Italy's biggest stars. His band Tiromancino is one of the country's best-selling bands and his debut horror movie, the incredibly stylish shocker Shadow was one of the big hits of FrightFest 2009. On April 26th he's introducing three of his favourite movies in another of our Director's Night series. Here Federico discusses his career so ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Federico Zampaglione
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th April 2012
Federico ZampaglioneFederico Zampaglione is one of Italy's biggest stars. His band Tiromancino is one of the country's best-selling bands and his debut horror movie, the incredibly stylish shocker Shadow was one of the big hits of FrightFest 2009. On April 26th he's introducing three of his favourite movies in another of our Director's Night series. Here Federico discusses his career so ...

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Horror Club Event - More Details
Posted in Features, Friday 13th April 2012
Horror Club LogoCalling all horror film fans! Would you like to be at our very first Horror Channel Horror Club event? We will be showcasing an exclusive advance preview screening of Alex Chandon's acclaimed blood-splattered shocker Inbred. By answering a simple question you could win one of 50 pairs of tickets. The screening will take place on Thursday May 3rd from 7pm at a secret London venue t...

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Chronicle Soars Into Stores This May
Posted in News, Thursday 12th April 2012
Chronicle Blu-ray CoverThe breakout smash-hit of the year, Chronicle will soar onto Blu-ray and DVD from May 28th thanks to Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Innovative and dark, Chronicle makes for compulsive viewing as it follows high school students Matt, Steve and Andrew as they gain super powers after investigating a mysterious apparition on a night out. Delirious with ...

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Jaws - Blu-ray Edition To Land September 3rd
Posted in News, Wednesday 11th April 2012
Jaws CoverJaws - the landmark motion picture that still makes audiences afraid to go in the water - comes to Blu-ray for the first time ever on 3rd September 2012. Featuring an all-new, digitally remastered and fully restored picture, as well as 7.1 surround sound, the Jaws Blu-ray with Digital Copy and UltraViolet gives fans the ultimate way to watch the breathtaking and terrifying action-thriller. When it w...

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Demons 3 - A Quick Look
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th April 2012
Demons 3 Page 5Following the news that restored versions of Dario Argento and Lamberto Bava's blood-curdling zombie horror classics Demons and Demons 2 will be released on Blu-ray, DVD and Steelbook on April 30th, Arrow Video are pleased to premiere exclusive extracts from the specially commissioned Demons 3 Comic Books. For horror fans, it’s what they have been waiting for since 1986. Written by ...

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Willow's Song From The Wicker Man To Be Released On Yellow Vinyl
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th April 2012
The Wicker Man Yellow VinylSilva Screen Records joins Record Store Day celebrations with the release of limited edition 7" single of the Willow's Song from The Wicker Man OST. Upon the release of the original Wicker Man soundtrack The Sunday Times described the Willow's Song as "conjuring a suffocating, perfumed atmosphere of deeply perverted wrongdoing", whilst Q Magazine c...

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Shock Horror Magazine - Latest Issue And New Website
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th April 2012
Shock Horror Issue 8 CoverThe lastest issue of UK horror magazine Shock Horror has just been released. This issue also includes interview with Jack Ketchum, UK Indie feature Three's A Shroud, killer biker film Rage as well as animated Horror Livin' With Steve. The usual book, games, comic and music reviews are all included as well as regular columns by Scream Queens Suzi Lorra...

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Details Of Next Issue Of Scream
Posted in News, Sunday 8th April 2012
Scream Issue 11Details have just been released of the next issue of Scream magazine. Apart from chatting to a number of the cast from 1985's The Return Of The Living Dead in issue 12 the team also chat to director Ti West about his previous retro-style horror film The House Of The Devil and his new accommodation horror The Innkeepers. Scream also goes on location with the upcoming British zombie ap...

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New Images From Federico Zampaglione's Tulpa
Posted in News, Sunday 8th April 2012
Tulpa Claudia Gerini Just released these are these first images of Italian star Claudia Gerini in a film directed by her husband Federico Zampaglione, director of award-winning Shadow. In Tulpa, Gerini plays Lisa Boeri, a respectable and upwardly mobile businesswoman who by night, frequents the notorious sex club 'Tulpa' in search of dangerous forms of pleasure. When her lovers start gett...

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Witchblade: Demon Reborn Update
Posted in News, Saturday 7th April 2012
Witchblade Demon Reborn CaleroIn the sequel to the Mark Millar/Jae Lee original story, Witchblade: Demon, comes Witchblade: Demon Reborn #1 this upcoming July from Dynamite Entertainment and Top Cow Productions. Written by Ande Parks and drawn by Jose Luis it has covers by Dennis Calero and Jae Lee which you can see on the left here. The issue also includes the origin...

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Hypnosis, Hitler, Murders and Gore - April On Horror
Posted in Features, Friday 6th April 2012
Horror Club LogoApril is another very busy month on Horror. Not only do we have our Season Of The Dead, which features deadly double-bills of some of the finest zombie gut-munching movies ever made but its also the month where you can catch more classic British horror as well as one of the bloodiest movies ever made. Here's a brief look at the tasty pieces we have instore for you and don't forge...

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Hypnosis, Hitler, Murders and Gore - April On Horror
Posted in Features, Friday 6th April 2012
Horror Club LogoApril is another very busy month on Horror. Not only do we have our Season Of The Dead, which features deadly double-bills of some of the finest zombie gut-munching movies ever made but its also the month where you can catch more classic British horror as well as one of the bloodiest movies ever made. Here's a brief look at the tasty pieces we have instore for you and don't forge...

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Hypnosis, Hitler, Murders and Gore - April On Horror
Posted in Features, Friday 6th April 2012
Horror Club LogoApril is another very busy month on Horror. Not only do we have our Season Of The Dead, which features deadly double-bills of some of the finest zombie gut-munching movies ever made but its also the month where you can catch more classic British horror as well as one of the bloodiest movies ever made. Here's a brief look at the tasty pieces we have instore for you and don't forge...

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Hypnosis, Hitler, Murders and Gore - April On Horror
Posted in Features, Friday 6th April 2012
Horror Club LogoApril is another very busy month on Horror. Not only do we have our Season Of The Dead, which features deadly double-bills of some of the finest zombie gut-munching movies ever made but its also the month where you can catch more classic British horror as well as one of the bloodiest movies ever made. Here's a brief look at the tasty pieces we have instore for you and don't forge...

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Hypnosis, Hitler, Murders and Gore - April On Horror
Posted in Features, Friday 6th April 2012
Horror Club LogoApril is another very busy month on Horror. Not only do we have our Season Of The Dead, which features deadly double-bills of some of the finest zombie gut-munching movies ever made but its also the month where you can catch more classic British horror as well as one of the bloodiest movies ever made. Here's a brief look at the tasty pieces we have instore for you and don't forge...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Joe Lynch - Part 2
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 4th April 2012
Joe Lynch 2Joe Lynch is one of the most creative people working in the movie industry today. He first blasted onto the UK horror scene with his superb shocker Wrong Turn 2 and since then he has built up quite a reputation. Not only was he part of the team behind the awesome multi-story picture Chillerma, (one of the big hits of FrightFest 2011) but also the much anticipated movie Knights Of Badassdom. In t...

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Horror Club - Coming Soon
Posted in Features, Wednesday 4th April 2012
Horror Club LogoHorror Channel will be holding an exclusive Horror Event on 3rd May 2012! All will be revealed soon...

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Horror Bites - April Edition
Posted in Features, Sunday 1st April 2012
Emily Booth HBHorror Channel has packed so much into April that you're spoilt for choice as to what to view. Luckily Emily Booth is on hand with another episode of Horror Bites to guide you through this gore-filled month. In this month's episode Emily gives us the low down on the classic gut-muncher Night Of The Living Dead and gets a quick work in with George A. Romero and chats to the director of...

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Stunning Soundtrack Releases Coming Soon from Death Waltz Recording Company
Posted in News, Saturday 31st March 2012
Zombi 2 ArtworkFounded by Spencer Hickman, manager of the Rough Trade Record Shop in London, Death Waltz Recording Company will be concentrating on delivering must-have, high-end collector's packages pressed on vinyl, including extensive liner notes from composers, brand new and exclusive artwork from a variety of renowned cult artists as well as bonus screen prints and posters. Each release will ha...

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Happy Birthday, Lenore
Posted in News, Saturday 31st March 2012
Lenore 20th Anniversary logo2012 marks the 20th Anniversary of Roman Dirge's twisted creation, Lenore, the cute little dead girl! To celebrate this milestone, Titan Comics is delighted to announce the release of four brand new issues, throughout the year. From the wonderfully twisted imagination of Roman Dirge, Lenore is one of the funniest, darkest, cutest, creepiest chara...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Joe Lynch - Part 1
Posted in Interviews, Monday 26th March 2012
Joe Lynch 1Joe Lynch is one of the most creative people working in the movie industry today. He first blasted onto the UK horror scene with his superb shocker Wrong Turn 2 and since then he has built up quite a reputation. Not only was he part of the team behind the awesome multi-story picture Chillerama, (one of the big hits of FrightFest 2011) but also the much anticipated movie Knights Of Badassdom. In ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Joe Lynch - Part 1
Posted in Interviews, Monday 26th March 2012
Joe Lynch 1Joe Lynch is one of the most creative people working in the movie industry today. He first blasted onto the UK horror scene with his superb shocker Wrong Turn 2 and since then he has built up quite a reputation. Not only was he part of the team behind the awesome multi-story picture Chillerama, (one of the big hits of FrightFest 2011) but also the much anticipated movie Knights Of Badassdom. In ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Joe Lynch - Part 1
Posted in Interviews, Monday 26th March 2012
Joe Lynch 1Joe Lynch is one of the most creative people working in the movie industry today. He first blasted onto the UK horror scene with his superb shocker Wrong Turn 2 and since then he has built up quite a reputation. Not only was he part of the team behind the awesome multi-story picture Chillerama, (one of the big hits of FrightFest 2011) but also the much anticipated movie Knights Of Badassdom. In ...

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Exclusive Interview With Director Joe Lynch - Part 1
Posted in Interviews, Monday 26th March 2012
Joe Lynch 1Joe Lynch is one of the most creative people working in the movie industry today. He first blasted onto the UK horror scene with his superb shocker Wrong Turn 2 and since then he has built up quite a reputation. Not only was he part of the team behind the awesome multi-story picture Chillerama, (one of the big hits of FrightFest 2011) but also the much anticipated movie Knights Of Badassdom. In ...

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Vampirella, Red Sonja, Kulan Gath, Dracula, Eva, Herbert West, Alan Quatermain, Athena, Dorian Gray, Purgatory And Pantha Together At Last!
Posted in News, Sunday 25th March 2012
Prophecy CoverThe Mayan doomsday prophecy is coming to pass, and the end of the world makes for strange allies. Vampirella, Red Sonja, Kulan Gath, Dracula, Eva, Herbert West The Reanimator, Alan Quatermain, Athena, Dorian Gray, Purgatory, Pantha and many more choose sides and clash in battles that will decide the fate of the Earth and all of mankind. Will the forces of good be able to stop the end of d...

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Demons - Special Editions News
Posted in News, Saturday 24th March 2012
Demons Steelbook editionsArrow Films has announced that limited edition deluxe versions of Lamberto Bava and Dario Argento's blood-curdling zombie horror classics Demons and Demons 2 will be released as restored Blu-ray, DVD and Steelbook (pictured) editions, alongside Demons 3, an exclusive and specially commissioned comic book by Stefan Hutchinson. All formats will be released...

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Exclusive Interview With Reg Traviss Director Of Psychosis
Posted in Interviews, Friday 23rd March 2012
Reg TravissDuring March the Horror Channel is celebrating the very best of British horror cinema with a season of movies called Heritage Of Horror. One of the films showing is Psychosis from Reg Traviss which is getting its UK television premiere. Here Reg chats about his career so far and what his future cinematic plans are. HC: Did you know from an early age that you wanted to work in the film industry? ...

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - New Trailer
Posted in News, Thursday 22nd March 2012
Abraham Lincoln Vampire HunterTimur Bekmambetov, the director of Wanted and Night Watch presents an original take on the United States' 16th president, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. When Abraham Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, it fuels his passion to avenge her death. Statesmen by day, hunter by night, President Lincoln sets out to crush vamp...

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Hammer Creates Screamboard Digital App For iPhone
Posted in News, Wednesday 21st March 2012
Hammer ScreamappLegendary British film brand Hammer has launched the ScreamBoard in the UK - a free app for the iPhone which enables horror fans to mix their own selections of classic Hammer film sound clips. The app will appeal to both old and new fans of the celebrated film brand, many of whom will have recently enjoyed The Woman In Black, starring Daniel Radcliffe. The film is the UK's highest ...

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Shock Horror Magazine Unveils New Cover
Posted in News, Wednesday 21st March 2012
Shock Horror Issue 8 CoverUK horror magazine Shock Horror has just unveiled their new cover featuring Resident Evil. This issue also includes interview with Jack Ketchum, UK Indie feature Three's A Shroud, killer biker film Rage as well as animated Horror Livin' With Steve. The usual book, games, comic and music reviews are all included as well as regular columns by Scream Que...

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Prometheus International Trailer
Posted in News, Wednesday 14th March 2012
PrometheusRidley Scott, director of Alien and Blade Runner, returns to the genre he helped define. With Prometheus, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race. Written by Jon ...

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The Dead Invade The Horror Channel This April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 13th March 2012
Night Of The Living DeadRising up from the Friday 6th of April are a putrid plethora of zombie movies, both contemporary and classic, celebrating the popularity of one of the genre's most enduring archetypal villains. Horror Channel's Season Of The Dead reflects the diverse range of metaphors these ungodly creatures represent - from the breakdown of society to our addiction to con...

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Devil In My Ride - Production News
Posted in News, Sunday 11th March 2012
Devil In My RideWriter/Director/Producer Gary Michael Schutlz, is now in post production for his new horror/comedy feature film Devil In My Ride. Employing everything from special and mechanical effects to travelling halfway across the country and back, Schultz and his team have creatively evaded the restraints of their less than $100k budget. When asked about the rational behind his literal cross...

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Exclusive Interview With Jonathan Glendening Director Of 13Hrs
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 10th March 2012
Jonathan GlendeningDuring March the Horror Channel is celebrating the very best of British horror cinema with a season of movies called Heritage Of Horror. One of the films showing is Jonathan Glendening's celebrated creature feature 13hrs which is getting its UK television premiere. Here Jonathan chats about his career so far and what his future cinematic plans are. HC: Did you always wan...

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Exclusive Interview With Jonathan Glendening Director Of 13Hrs
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 10th March 2012
Jonathan GlendeningDuring March the Horror Channel is celebrating the very best of British horror cinema with a season of movies called Heritage Of Horror. One of the films showing is Jonathan Glendening's celebrated creature feature 13hrs which is getting its UK television premiere. Here Jonathan chats about his career so far and what his future cinematic plans are. HC: Did you always wan...

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Dare You Visit The Cabin In The Woods?
Posted in News, Thursday 8th March 2012
The Cabin In The Woods QuadBuffy The Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard the writer of Cloverfield have teamed up to produce the bloody shocker The Cabin In The Woods. Five friends decide to go for a break in a cabin which is set deep inside a woodland area. But what sinister secret does the area hide and will anyone survive to unravel the mystery and tell the...

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Break To Be Released In April
Posted in News, Thursday 8th March 2012
Break CoverUp and coming label Trinity X are to give a DVD release to the violent and graphic German 'backwoods slasher' Break on April 16th. Directed by Matthias Olof Eich, this brutal game of sadistic cat-and-mouse between the sexes goes to the extreme. There are definitely no rules in this jungle. Four young girlfriends head out to the Canadian woods for some downtime. But downtime turns to terror tim...

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The Devil Inside - Exclusive Clip
Posted in News, Thursday 8th March 2012
The Devil Inside PosterBilled as being inspired by true events and from the Executive Producer of Paranormal Activity comes The Devil Inside, the US number one box office phenomenon which has taken the found footage genre by storm. Below we have an exclusive trailer which should be viewed only by those who are not easily offended. Those of a delicate or of a nervous disposition ...

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The Dead Will Rise In New Book
Posted in News, Thursday 8th March 2012
Surviving The Dead CoverDirector/Producer Howard J Ford of hit zombie film The Dead has written an uncompromising and disastrously toe-curling behind-the-scenes, blow-by-blow account of the making of the feature film that has become the global zombie movie of the year. Surviving The Dead - illustrated with never before seen stills from the shoot - takes us from England to Africa o...

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Call Of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land
Posted in News, Tuesday 6th March 2012
Call Of Cthulhu Wasted LandAfter a year of intensive development, the small indie team of Red Wasp Design have announced that their anticipated title, Call Of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land has launched on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The game is a turn-based strategy RPG inspired by the works of cult horror writer H.P. Lovecraft and developed in co-operation with Chaosium, the pu...

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Horror Bites - March Edition
Posted in Features, Monday 5th March 2012
Emily Booth HBMarch is a very busy month on the Horror Channel so to help you decide what to watch Emily Booth is on hand with another edition of our news series, Horror Bites. In this month's episode Emily gives us the low down on our Heritage Of Horror season and chats to directors Jonathan Glendening (13HRS) and Reg Traviss (Psychosis) whose films are showing as part of the season. Emily also...

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Dark Side Magazine Issue 146 Details
Posted in News, Saturday 3rd March 2012
Dark Side Cover Issue 146Issue 146 of Dark Side Magazine is a Zombies and Grindhouse Special packed with the usual gruesome goodies including an interview with Vincent Price's Daughter, Ron Jeremy discusses his One-Eyed monster, the 42nd Street Classic Combat Shock is revisited, the career of gorehound Lucio Fulci is examined and Alice Cooper chats about his favourite horror movie...

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Witches, Power Tools And Killer Prom Queens - March On Horror
Posted in Features, Saturday 3rd March 2012
The Driller KillerMarch is the month where one of the most controversial movies ever made comes to the Horror Channel alongside another classic from the vaults of Hammer plus High School scares from one of the finest slasher movies made and it's equally frightening sequel. Oh, don't forget about our Heritage Of Horror Season as well. March 10th – The Witches Oscar-winner Joan Fontaine sta...

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Witches, Power Tools And Killer Prom Queens - March On Horror
Posted in Features, Saturday 3rd March 2012
The Driller KillerMarch is the month where one of the most controversial movies ever made comes to the Horror Channel alongside another classic from the vaults of Hammer plus High School scares from one of the finest slasher movies made and it's equally frightening sequel. Oh, don't forget about our Heritage Of Horror Season as well. March 10th – The Witches Oscar-winner Joan Fontaine sta...

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Witches, Power Tools And Killer Prom Queens - March On Horror
Posted in Features, Saturday 3rd March 2012
The Driller KillerMarch is the month where one of the most controversial movies ever made comes to the Horror Channel alongside another classic from the vaults of Hammer plus High School scares from one of the finest slasher movies made and it's equally frightening sequel. Oh, don't forget about our Heritage Of Horror Season as well. March 10th – The Witches Oscar-winner Joan Fontaine sta...

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Witches, Power Tools And Killer Prom Queens - March On Horror
Posted in Features, Saturday 3rd March 2012
The Driller KillerMarch is the month where one of the most controversial movies ever made comes to the Horror Channel alongside another classic from the vaults of Hammer plus High School scares from one of the finest slasher movies made and it's equally frightening sequel. Oh, don't forget about our Heritage Of Horror Season as well. March 10th – The Witches Oscar-winner Joan Fontaine sta...

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The Devil Inside - To Be Unleashed In March
Posted in News, Wednesday 29th February 2012
The Devil Inside PosterBilled as being inspired by true events and from the Executive Producer of Paranormal Activity comes The Devil Inside, the US number one box office phenomenon which has taken the found footage genre by storm. In 1989, emergency responders received a 911 call from Maria Rossi (Suzan Crowley) confessing that she had brutally killed three people. 20 years later, h...

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The Devil Take Your Stereo - Brand New Audio
Posted in News, Wednesday 29th February 2012
The Devil Take Your StereoBe alarmed... Be really quite alarmed... Sir Desmond Stirling, world-acclaimed author, patriot, bon viveur, war hero, and great political thinker of our time offers his loyal readers an exclusive chance to eavesdrop as he writes his latest novel, The Devil Take Your Stereo. Listen as a brand new Satanic chiller spurts forth from the brain of the master...

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Emily Booth Live Twitter Chat - March 1st at 10pm
Posted in Features, Tuesday 28th February 2012
Emily Booth HBEmily Booth, the face of the Horror Channel will be will be taking part in a live Twitter chat on the Horror Channel Twitter feed on the 1st March at 10pm so put that date in your diary! Join us @horror_channel

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Dare You Face The Army Corps Of Hell?
Posted in News, Sunday 26th February 2012
Army Corps Of Hell LogoThe much anticipated game Army Corps Of Hell has just been released on the quite marvellous PlayStation Vita system thanks to Square Enix. Army Corps Of Hell distinguishes itself from the rest of the PS Vita system line-up with its gut-spilling battles, over-the-top humour and heavy metal music. As the King of Hell, players control an army of a hundred goblins...

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The Dead Rise And Reveal All In New Book
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st February 2012
Surviving The Dead CoverDirector/Producer Howard J Ford of hit zombie film The Dead has written an uncompromising and disastrously toe-curling behind-the-scenes, blow-by-blow account of the making of the feature film that has become the global zombie movie of the year. Surviving The Dead - illustrated with never before seen stills from the shoot - takes us from England to Africa o...

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Exclusive Look At Issue 10 Of Scream Magazine
Posted in News, Sunday 19th February 2012
Scream Issue 10 coverHere's an exclusive look into what's in next months new issue of Scream on sale March 22nd. There's an interview with Saw star Shawnee Smith, The Dead director Howard Ford (who gives the magazine an exclusive on what his upcoming plans are) and also creature effects wizard Alec Gillis who divulges all the gory details about working on The Thing. Finally there's al...

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Shock Horror Magazine Issue 7 News
Posted in News, Saturday 18th February 2012
Shock Horror Issue 7Shock Horror magazine issue 7 has hit magazine shelves, this issue features brutally gory slasher flick The Orphan Killer as the cover star as well as an interview with the Wishmaster Andrew Divoff inside! This issue also includes a first look at UK Indie horror Zombie King, featuring interviews with Director and cast members such as Edward Furlong. Sarah French and ...

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The Woman In Black - Soundtrack Release Date
Posted in News, Thursday 16th February 2012
The Woman In Black SoundtrackThe Woman In Black is a theatrical phenomenon that has run continuously in London's West End for twenty-three years and has subsequently become a worldwide hit. This chilling Victorian ghost story based on the bestseller by Susan Hill has been long awaited as a cinema release and stars Daniel Radcliffe and Ciaran Hinds. The beautiful and atmosp...

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British Horror To Be Celebrated This March On The Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Thursday 16th February 2012
Heritage Of HorrorFollowing the enormous success of last year's Cruel Britannia season, Horror Channel presents Heritage Of Horror, which continues to showcase and celebrate British horror, past and present, at its very finest. The Heritage Of Horror season contains two stunning classics from the vaults and two startling brand new films, yet to be shown on UK television. March 9th – Death ...

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Hammer Classics On The Big Screen
Posted in News, Thursday 16th February 2012
Dracula Prince Of DarknessStudioCanal has announced the premieres of three brand new restorations of Hammer classics: Dracula Prince Of Darkness, The Reptile and The Plague Of Zombies at a special Film 4 FrightFest Extra event this February. The three films represent the first of several beautiful new restorations from the iconic Hammer catalogue in association with Hammer Film...

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Evidence Will Be Released In March
Posted in News, Monday 13th February 2012
EvidenceThe "found footage" genre is coming back in vogue and Evidence, the latest release from Showbox Home Entertainment is creating a lot of interest amongst horror fans. Four friends embark on a camping trip to an isolated wilderness to shoot a documentary one of them is making. On the first night the group hear blood-curdling cries and see unexplainable shadows surrounding the camp causing them to question...

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FrightFest: Glasgow 2012 - Guests Announced
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 12th February 2012
Rites Of SpringAudiences at this year's Film4 FrightFest event at the Glasgow film Festival are in for a treat as no less than six directors will be attending. One of the most eagerly anticipated movies in the Film4 FrightFest Glasgow line-up is The Raid. This action film to end all action films is virtually guaranteed to blow the roof off the Glasgow Film Theatre with its ramped up sequences of su...

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FrightFest: Glasgow 2012 - Guests Announced
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 12th February 2012
Rites Of SpringAudiences at this year's Film4 FrightFest event at the Glasgow film Festival are in for a treat as no less than six directors will be attending. One of the most eagerly anticipated movies in the Film4 FrightFest Glasgow line-up is The Raid. This action film to end all action films is virtually guaranteed to blow the roof off the Glasgow Film Theatre with its ramped up sequences of su...

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Scream Issue 9 Details
Posted in News, Sunday 12th February 2012
Scream 9 CoverDetails of Issue 9 of Scream have just been released. Features in this edition include; Zombies: The Various Times of the Living Dead, Jaws 2: Memories From Cast and Crew! (Part 2), The Zombie King: Exclusive On-Set Report, 2 Headed Shark Attack: Director Christopher Ray Interviewed, Troll Hunter: Norwegian Found Footage Examined, Eihi Shiina: Japan’s Splatter Queen Tells All. Plus: ...

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The Woman In Black Now On General Release
Posted in News, Saturday 11th February 2012
The Woman In BlackBased on the classic ghost story, The Woman In Black is the eerie and atmospheric new movie from Momentum Pictures and Hammer Films and tells the tale of Arthur Kipps (Daniel Radcliffe), a lawyer who is forced to leave his young son and travel to a remote village to attend to the affairs of the recently deceased owner of Eel Marsh House. Working alone in the old mansion, Kipp...

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Brand New Interview With Director Ti West
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 9th February 2012
Ti WestTi West's acclaimed retro-style shocker The House Of The Devil is receiving its UK television premiere on the Horror Channel on Friday 17th February at 10.55pm. We decided to chat to Ti about this superbly constructed chiller and his plans for the future. HC: Did you know from an early age that you wanted to be a director? TW: No. I always wanted to be a comedian. I didn't even know what directing was un...

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Brand New Interview With Director Ti West
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 9th February 2012
Ti WestTi West's acclaimed retro-style shocker The House Of The Devil is receiving its UK television premiere on the Horror Channel on Friday 17th February at 10.55pm. We decided to chat to Ti about this superbly constructed chiller and his plans for the future. HC: Did you know from an early age that you wanted to be a director? TW: No. I always wanted to be a comedian. I didn't even know what directing was un...

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Dracula Prince Of Darkness - Cover Revealed
Posted in News, Thursday 9th February 2012
Dracula Prince Of Darkness CoverStudiocanal recently announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the ...

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Dracula Prince Of Darkness - Cover Revealed
Posted in News, Thursday 9th February 2012
Dracula Prince Of Darkness CoverStudiocanal recently announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the ...

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Dracula Prince Of Darkness - Cover Revealed
Posted in News, Thursday 9th February 2012
Dracula Prince Of Darkness CoverStudiocanal recently announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the ...

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Dracula Prince Of Darkness - Cover Revealed
Posted in News, Thursday 9th February 2012
Dracula Prince Of Darkness CoverStudiocanal recently announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the ...

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The Mammoth Book of Body Horror Is Coming
Posted in News, Thursday 9th February 2012
MBO Body Horror CoverEdited by Paul Kane and Marie O'Regan of bestselling and British Fantasy Award-nominated Hellbound Hearts fame comes a rather tasty tome, The Mammoth Book of Body Horror. Inside this very special and rather unique anthology you'll find twenty-five stories of transformation, mutation and contagion. Yes folks, it celebrates the sub-genre of 'Body Horror', tracing its o...

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Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark Hits Stores February 20th
Posted in News, Monday 6th February 2012
t Be Afraid Of The Dark Blu-ray CoverWritten by legendary filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro and directed by comic book artist Troy Nixey, Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark is a remake of the 1973 ABC made-for-television horror film of the same name that starred Kim Darby. Thanks to StudioCanal its being released to own on DVD, Double Play Blu-ray and EST from Febru...

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President By Day, Hunter By Night - Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Is Coming Later This Year
Posted in News, Sunday 5th February 2012
Abraham Lincoln Vampire HunterTimur Bekmambetov, the director of Wanted and Night Watch presents an original take on the United States' 16th president, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. When Abraham Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, it fuels his passion to avenge her death. Statesmen by day, hunter by night, President Lincoln sets out to crush vamp...

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The Search For Our Beginning Could Lead To Our End - Prometheus Teaser Trailer
Posted in News, Friday 3rd February 2012
PrometheusRidley Scott, director of Alien and Blade Runner, returns to the genre he helped define. With Prometheus, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race. Written by Jon ...

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Horror Bites With Emily Booth Starts February 8th
Posted in Features, Friday 3rd February 2012
Emily Booth Horror BitesKicking off this month, Emily Booth will present Horror Bites With Emily Booth – a monthly round-up of previews, exclusive interviews, movie clips and trailers plus the latest news of what is premiering on Horror Channel. Emily said today, "I grew up loving The Incredibly Strange Film Show with Jonathon Ross, but we've been starved of a good horror enterta...

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Pensioner With A Power Tool And Other Urban Stories - Horror Celebrates The Work Of Pete Walker This February
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st February 2012
The Flesh And Blood ShowFebruary, on the Horror Channel, is the month where we celebrate the work of British director and exploitation specialist Pete Walker, with a trio of his finest and most controversial features. Walker took the horror movie genre and regularly added a brutal and shocking element of sadistic torture to many of his films, which made them popular with the cinem...

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Pensioner With A Power Tool And Other Urban Stories - Horror Celebrates The Work Of Pete Walker This February
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st February 2012
The Flesh And Blood ShowFebruary, on the Horror Channel, is the month where we celebrate the work of British director and exploitation specialist Pete Walker, with a trio of his finest and most controversial features. Walker took the horror movie genre and regularly added a brutal and shocking element of sadistic torture to many of his films, which made them popular with the cinem...

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Pensioner With A Power Tool And Other Urban Stories - Horror Celebrates The Work Of Pete Walker This February
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st February 2012
The Flesh And Blood ShowFebruary, on the Horror Channel, is the month where we celebrate the work of British director and exploitation specialist Pete Walker, with a trio of his finest and most controversial features. Walker took the horror movie genre and regularly added a brutal and shocking element of sadistic torture to many of his films, which made them popular with the cinem...

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Pensioner With A Power Tool And Other Urban Stories - Horror Celebrates The Work Of Pete Walker This February
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st February 2012
The Flesh And Blood ShowFebruary, on the Horror Channel, is the month where we celebrate the work of British director and exploitation specialist Pete Walker, with a trio of his finest and most controversial features. Walker took the horror movie genre and regularly added a brutal and shocking element of sadistic torture to many of his films, which made them popular with the cinem...

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Chronicle - New Clip
Posted in News, Wednesday 1st February 2012
Chronicle QuadJosh Trank's debut feature film Chronicle has just been released thanks to 20th Century Fox. New technologies and social communities allow us to record, post and comment on every second of our lives, sharing our every emotion and opinion with the world, no matter how mundane. For three high school classmates who suddenly gain superpowers from a mysterious substance, the chronicle of thei...

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Newsletter
Posted in , Wednesday 1st February 2012
April on Horror Channel sees an Infection Season spread across Saturday nights with a highly contagious collection of outbreak action, headed by the network premieres of Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later and the equally impressive sequel 28 Weeks Later, starring Robert Carlyle. There are also welcome re-showings for Breck Eisner's critically-acclaimed remake of George Romero's 1973 movie, The Crazies, and M. Night Shyamalan's boldly u...

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Hammer On Horror This February
Posted in Features, Tuesday 31st January 2012
Horror Channel LogoMore classics from the vaults of Hammer come to the Horror Channel this February and this time we’re exposing you to the darker side of the studio with a pair of movies that illustrate just how inventive and daring Hammer could be. February 3rd - Hands Of The Ripper Hammer delivers top-drawer psychological scares in the smart and shocking slasher Hands Of The Ripper. In ...

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Hammer On Horror This February
Posted in Features, Tuesday 31st January 2012
Horror Channel LogoMore classics from the vaults of Hammer come to the Horror Channel this February and this time we’re exposing you to the darker side of the studio with a pair of movies that illustrate just how inventive and daring Hammer could be. February 3rd - Hands Of The Ripper Hammer delivers top-drawer psychological scares in the smart and shocking slasher Hands Of The Ripper. In ...

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Emily Booth Talks About Her New Series For The Horror Channel - Horror Bites
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th January 2012
Emily Booth Horror BitesEmily Booth really needs no introduction for she's one of the most talented people in the entertainment industry today. She's an actress, presenter, writer, producer and the face of the Horror Channel. Emily will be fronting a new series on the Horror Channel starting in February - Horror Bites. We decided to catch up with Emily to find out what Horror Bite...

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More Screenshots From The Darkness II
Posted in News, Sunday 29th January 2012
TDII Group PackshotThe Darkness II, the brand new game based on the comic book series created by Top Cow is being released on February 10th. This bloody and gruesome sequel to the critically-acclaimed The Darkness from 2007 features an original story by acclaimed comic writer Paul Jenkins a man behind such titles as The Incredible Hulk and Hellblazer. It's been two years since Jackie Estac...

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The Shrine Hits DVD and Blu-ray February 27th
Posted in News, Sunday 29th January 2012
The Shrine DVD CoverFrom award-winning filmmaker Jon Knautz, writer-director of the cult hit horror-comedy Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer which recently played on the Horror Channel, comes The Shrine. When a young American goes missing in Poland while backpacking around Europe, ambitious journalist Carmen (Cindy Sampson) links his disappearance to a number of similar events that have occurred...

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Exclusive Interview With Directors Jen And Sylvia Soska - Part 2
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 28th January 2012
Soska Sisters 2Jen and Sylvia Soska are the talented twins behind the hit flick Dead Hooker In A Trunk which got its UK television premiere last year on the Horror Channel. We decided to catch up with them to ask what they thought of the movie being shown on the Horror Channel and the impact its made on both sides of the Atlantic. They gave such a great interview we needed to split the piece in hal...

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House Of The Devil Finds Home On Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Saturday 28th January 2012
The House Of The DevilFrom Ti West the director of The Roost and The Innkeepers comes a slow-brewing, old school psychological horror at its finest, freakiest and most fiendish, The House Of The Devil. Horror Channel is proud to be giving this acclaimed movie its UK TV Premiere on February 17th.. A terrific cult cast (Eating Raoul's Mary Woronov, Monster Squad's Tom Noonan, ET's Dee Wa...

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House Of The Devil Finds Home On Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Saturday 28th January 2012
The House Of The DevilFrom Ti West the director of The Roost and The Innkeepers comes a slow-brewing, old school psychological horror at its finest, freakiest and most fiendish, The House Of The Devil. Horror Channel is proud to be giving this acclaimed movie its UK TV Premiere on February 17th.. A terrific cult cast (Eating Raoul's Mary Woronov, Monster Squad's Tom Noonan, ET's Dee Wa...

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House Of The Devil Finds Home On Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Saturday 28th January 2012
The House Of The DevilFrom Ti West the director of The Roost and The Innkeepers comes a slow-brewing, old school psychological horror at its finest, freakiest and most fiendish, The House Of The Devil. Horror Channel is proud to be giving this acclaimed movie its UK TV Premiere on February 17th.. A terrific cult cast (Eating Raoul's Mary Woronov, Monster Squad's Tom Noonan, ET's Dee Wa...

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House Of The Devil Finds Home On Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Saturday 28th January 2012
The House Of The DevilFrom Ti West the director of The Roost and The Innkeepers comes a slow-brewing, old school psychological horror at its finest, freakiest and most fiendish, The House Of The Devil. Horror Channel is proud to be giving this acclaimed movie its UK TV Premiere on February 17th.. A terrific cult cast (Eating Raoul's Mary Woronov, Monster Squad's Tom Noonan, ET's Dee Wa...

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House Of The Devil Finds Home On Horror Channel
Posted in Features, Saturday 28th January 2012
The House Of The DevilFrom Ti West the director of The Roost and The Innkeepers comes a slow-brewing, old school psychological horror at its finest, freakiest and most fiendish, The House Of The Devil. Horror Channel is proud to be giving this acclaimed movie its UK TV Premiere on February 17th.. A terrific cult cast (Eating Raoul's Mary Woronov, Monster Squad's Tom Noonan, ET's Dee Wa...

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Brand New - Exclusive Interview With Actor Robert Englund
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 26th January 2012
Robert EnglundThe word "legend" is used all too often in the entertainment industry, but when applied to Robert Englund who could argue? He was the finest Freddy Krueger, the most believable alien in V and has created a legacy of film, theatre and TV appearances that his peers can only stare at in green-eyed envy. In this exclusive interview Robert chats about his big break, the much debated remake of ...

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Most Cars Run On Fuel. This One Runs On Blood!
Posted in News, Sunday 22nd January 2012
Hybrid 3D Blu-ray coverThe latest horror title from G2 Pictures, Hybrid comes to DVD and Blu-ray on 13th February 2012. Directed by Eric Valette (One Missed Call) and starring Shannon Beckner (American Pie Presents: Beta House) and Oded Fehr (The Mummy, The Mummy Returns) Hybrid is a suspense-filled thriller, boasting stunning special effects and fast-paced action. Since the beginni...

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Hammer Classics - Restored And Remastered
Posted in News, Sunday 22nd January 2012
Dracula Prince Of DarknessStudiocanal has announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the course of 2012 the projec...

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Hammer Classics - Restored And Remastered
Posted in News, Sunday 22nd January 2012
Dracula Prince Of DarknessStudiocanal has announced the fully restored HD release of iconic Hammer classic, Dracula Prince Of Darkness. The first in an ongoing collaboration with Hammer to restore and re-release some of the most celebrated titles from their extensive library, Dracula Prince Of Darkness will be released on double play March 7th. Over the course of 2012 the projec...

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Exclusive Interview With Directors Jen And Sylvia Soska - Part 1
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 21st January 2012
Jen and Sylvia SoskaJen and Sylvia Soska are the talented twins behind the hit flick Dead Hooker In A Trunk which got its UK television premiere last year on the Horror Channel. We decided to catch up with them to ask what they thought of the movie being shown on the Horror Channel and the impact its made on both sides of the Atlantic. They gave such a great interview we needed to split t...

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Hostel: Part III Opens Its Doors January 23rd
Posted in News, Saturday 21st January 2012
Hostel 3 - BD packshot2dGet ready for the next disturbing chapter in the terrifying Hostel franchise when Hostel: Part III debuts on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download January 23 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The film contains even more disturbing and shocking moments than its predecessors, bringing the underground world of the notorious Elite Hunting Club to "Sin City", wh...

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Dare You Join The Urban Explorers?
Posted in News, Thursday 19th January 2012
Urban ExplorersThe rapidly growing global phenomenon of urban exploration (also known as Urbex or UE), in which thrill-seeking enthusiasts explore the normally unseen or off-limits areas of towns, cities and industrial facilities, provides the unique background for director Andy Fetscher's chilling survival-horror shocker, Urban Explorers, coming to DVD and Blu-ray on March 5th. The winner of the Be...

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FrightFest: Glasgow 2012 - Films Announced
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 18th January 2012
War Of the DeadThe UK's favourite horror fantasy festival returns to its second home at the Glasgow Film Festival for the 7th year with its biggest line-up ever. From Friday February 24th to Saturday Feb 25th, Film4 FrightFest will be screening eleven new must-see genre titles. ten of which are UK premieres. So expect to be taken of the roller-coaster ride from hell with this ghoulish global cellulo...

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New Screen Shots From The Darkness II
Posted in News, Tuesday 17th January 2012
The Darkness II PS3 CoverLast week we brought you news on The Darkness II, the brand new and highly anticipated game based on the comic book series created by Top Cow. This sequel to the critically-acclaimed The Darkness from 2007 features an original story by acclaimed comic writer Paul Jenkins a man behind such titles as The Incredible Hulk and Hellblazer. It's been two year...

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Argento's Four Flies To Get Worldwide Release
Posted in News, Monday 16th January 2012
Four Flies On Grey VelvetForty years after its release and twenty years after the film disappeared from the public eye, Shameless Screen Entertainment is releasing the first ever worldwide Blu-ray of Dario Argento's lost masterpiece, Four Flies On Grey Velvet and, also for the first time ever, in the original version in which it was made. This special 40th Anniversary ...

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Anchor Bay To Uleash A Horrible Way To Die
Posted in News, Saturday 14th January 2012
A Horrible Way To Die CoverAdam Wingard's acclaimed serial killer road movie, A Horrible Way To Die, is set for a DVD and Blu-ray release on March 19th. Love, death, addiction and trauma are given a bloody, twisted blend in one of the most jagged and intense thrillers of the year. Sarah (Amy Seimetz) is trying to start a new life thanks to the help of Alcoholics Ano...

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The Darkness Is Returning
Posted in News, Thursday 12th January 2012