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The Gentlemen Of Horror - A New Play About Cushing And Lee
Posted on Monday 30th December 2013
Gentlemen of Horror_webStarring Simon Kane and Matthew Woodcock, directed by Kate Webster and written by James Goss, The Gentlemen of Horror, which is playing at the Etcetera Theatre, Camden on January 13th is a celebration of the relationship between Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. We all know that Cushing and Lee defined an era of British horror starring in Hammer films together...

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New Steve Niles Title This March - Monster & Madman
Posted on Friday 20th December 2013
Monster And MadmanVisionary author and celebrated comic creator Steve Niles is returning to IDW in 2014 and bringing the most nefarious fiends along with him. Debuting in March, Niles weaves together a grave team-up between Frankenstein’s monster and Jack the Ripper in the terrifying new series, Monster & Madman. A lost soul, Frankenstein’s monster seeks refuge from his waking life but fin...

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Rough Cut Comics To Release GoodCopBadCop In January
Posted on Sunday 15th December 2013
Good Cop Bad Cop coverRough Cut Comics will release a British spin on the Maniac Cop horror genre with their new GoodCopBadCop trade paperback. The Glasgow-based publisher have commissioned Marvel/DC writer Jim Alexander’s off-beat Jekyll and Hyde revision of the hard-boiled crime thriller which follows Detective Brian Fisher as he wrestles with his psychopathic alter-ego while inves...

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Big Finish To Release More Dark Shadows
Posted on Monday 9th December 2013
Dark Shadows ImageBig Finish has announced details of the 2014 series of Dark Shadows Dramatic Readings. As ever, the series will feature characters both old and new facing a terrifying array of spooky horrors. The series kicks off in January with Curtain Call, by television and radio writer David Lemon. In 1857, Leticia Faye (Nancy Barrett), a music hall singer and psychic finds herself embr...

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The Walking Dead Issue 116 - Back In Print This January
Posted on Sunday 8th December 2013
The Walking Dead issue 116The Walking Dead, the long-running, critically-acclaimed series that inspired the hit TV show just keeps drawing in readers with every new story arc. All Out War explodes in The Walking Dead #116, by creator Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard, when the first shots are fired between Rick's army and Negan's Saviors. Fans of the TV show who were ...

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Hit Horror You're Next Coming To DVD and Blu-ray
Posted on Thursday 5th December 2013
Youre Next Bluray CoverYou’re Next was one of the most talked about horror films of 2013 from the new and critically acclaimed horror talent behind VHS, VHS2 and A Horrible Way to Die. Directed by Adam Wingard and written by Simon Barrett the film comes to DVD and Blu-ray 13th January with a whole host of fantastic extras including the making of documentary – No Ordinary Home Inva...

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New From Devil's Advocates - The Thing
Posted on Sunday 24th November 2013
The Thing Book coverDevil’s Advocates is an acclaimed series of books devoted to exploring the classics of horror Cinema and the news of a new title to this range is always worth investing in. The Thing is the latest film to come under their microscope and is written by Jez Conolly. Consigned to the deep freeze of critical and commercial reception upon its original release, John Carpente...

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Banshee Chapter Coming to DVD and VOD This January
Posted on Thursday 21st November 2013
Banshee Chapter CoverFrom Executive Producer Zachary Quinto’s (Star Trek) Before the Door pictures comes Banshee Chapter, a jump-out-of-your-seat horror that will terrify with its unique blend of fact, conspiracy and the paranormal. A young journalist (Katia Winter) with an appetite for controversy, follows the trail of a strange government research chemical that might have caused the ...

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Nothing Left To Fear To Be Released February 2014
Posted on Tuesday 12th November 2013
Nothing Left To FearNothing Left To Fear is the disturbing debut horror release from Slasher Film Productions (co-owned by none other than Rock God Slash). Directed by Gore Verbinksi’s protégé: the visionary Anthony Leonardi III and starring Clancy Brown and Anne Heche, Nothing Left To Fear has a chilling plot and haunting musical score which will delight horror hounds and rock fans ali...

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The Wicker Man - Merchandise News
Posted on Sunday 10th November 2013
The Wicker Man PostersThe Wicker Man has long been accepted as a cult classic and now, forty years after its release, the movie’s pull for audiences old and new is as irresistible as ever. In honour of its lasting appeal, Studio Canal released a new cut of the film last month. In honour of this Silva Screen Records have produced a very limited, numbered screen-printed movie poster b...

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Insidious Chapter 2 DVD Release Date
Posted on Thursday 7th November 2013
Insidious 2 DVD CoverInsidious Chapter 2 is supernatural horror at its best and is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on January 6th. This nerve-shredding sequel is a modern day reimagining of vintage horror mixed with incredible direction and makes for one of the most intense cinematic experiences in recent years. With Josh (Patrick Wilson) and Renai (Rose Byrne) still coming to terms with the d...

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Forget The Grinch, Here Comes Krampus!
Posted on Thursday 7th November 2013
Krampus CoverThe only thing chillier than a Christmas Day blizzard is a visit from Krampus, the child-punishing demon of holiday lore. But when The Secret Society of Santa Clauses discovers their powers have been stolen, there’s no one else to turn to for help but their worst enemy. Brian Joines and Dean Kotz team up to add a frosty touch to the festive season with their spin on Old Saint Nick and his...

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The Conjuring - DVD And Blu-ray News
Posted on Friday 1st November 2013
The Conjuring Blu-ray CoverFrom acclaimed director James Wan and written by Chad Hayes, comes The Conjuring which will arrive on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download on 9th December. Before there was Amityville, there was Harrisville. The Conjuring tells the true story of world renowned paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, who were called upon to help a family terro...

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Women In Horror Calendar 2014 - Update
Posted on Tuesday 29th October 2013
Women In Horror Calendar 2014Horror is a genre that encompasses all the arts – film, music, literature, sculpture, painting, fashion – and this year a special calendar is celebrating the contribution of 12 women to the horror scene in the UK, with all profits going to charity. The Women In Horror Calendar 2014 has been put together by London based filmmaker Melanie Li...

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Halloween Party From The Island
Posted on Monday 28th October 2013
Meat PosterIt’s Halloween! Party curators The Island present ‘Meat & Mistress’, delivering their usual theatrics with verve and gory zeal. Blending snarling live music with DJ sets aplenty, this year’s Halloween promises to serve up all the usual delights that only an Island party (The Island's Metal Night, Teenage Dreamhouse, Voodooteque) can offer. The event takes place on November 1 at The Macbe...

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Scream - Issue 22 Info
Posted on Sunday 27th October 2013
Scream Issue 22Scream Magazine has just revealed their upcoming December front cover art! This issue sees the full colour UK horror glossy interview Stephan Smith Collins who gives a world exclusive on his role as Pinhead in Hellraiser Revelations, they also take a look at the Hammer classic The Curse Of Frankenstein, interview director James Wan about The Conjuring, Theo Crane about his role as Ti...

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It's The Nightmares You Wanted Before Christmas – Frightfest All-Nighter 2013 Update
Posted on Thursday 24th October 2013
Film4 FrightFest returns to the Vue Cinema, Leicester Square on Saturday 26th October 2013 for thier annual Halloween event full of festive fear, jack'o'lantern jolts and Samhain screams. They’ve gotten together a must-see list of all the best horror fantasy around at the moment - Soul Mate, Patrick, Discopath, The Station and Nothing Left To Fear - plus ace retro title, the ever controversial and iconic Mark Of The Devil. The team are delighted to welcome Patrick star Sharni Vinson (from You're Next), Soulmate director Axelle Carolyn and her executive producer Neil Marshall plus stars Ann...

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British Horror, Hammer And Sci-Fi Day News
Posted on Wednesday 16th October 2013
HAMMER & HORROR FILM DAY!On Saturday November 9th 2013, Space Monsters Magazine will be attending the most exciting one day genre movie event of the year at Central Hall, Westminster in the heart of London. The world famous London Film Memorabilia Convention is hosting a very special event – the British Horror, Hammer and Sci-Fi Day with a line-up of guests that looks like ...

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Sharni Vinson To Present Latest Movie At FrightFest All-Nighter
Posted on Monday 14th October 2013
Sharni VinsonSharni Vinson star of Bait 3D and You’re Next!, makes her first appearance at FrightFest, presenting the premiere of her latest film Patrick, which screens at 9.15pm on Saturday October 26th as part of The FrightFest All-Nighter at the Vue in London’s Leicester Square. Alan Jones, co-director, said today: "Ever since she became Australia's Scream Queen, we've always wanted to have Shar...

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The Walking Dead - #115 News
Posted on Sunday 13th October 2013
The Walking Dead 115 CoverFans across the world celebrated the release of The Walking Dead #115 this week, with thousands attending midnight release parties throughout the United States. The parties officially ignited the 10th anniversary of The Walking Dead and the introduction of the most intense storyline in the series to date: All Out War. Accordingly, the response has been ...

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The Wicker Man - Vinyl Release Limited Edition
Posted on Tuesday 8th October 2013
The Wicker Man CoverThe Wicker Man has long been accepted as a cult classic and now, forty years after its release, the movie’s pull for audiences old and new is as irresistible as ever. In honour of its lasting appeal, STUDIOCANAL is releasing a new cut of the film which hits cinemas this month. Silva Screen has teamed up with Hackney Picturehouse for a Halloween screening of The Wicke...

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The Witches - Special Edition
Posted on Tuesday 8th October 2013
The WItches Special EditionSTUDIOCANAL have announced that the new restoration of The Witches will premiere at the 57th London Film Festival on October 11th and will be out on DVD/Blu-ray double play on October 21st. Originally released in 1966, The Witches is an unforgettably chilling pastoral horror from legendary British production company Hammer. Adapted for the screen by...

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Horror Classic Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror Soon On Blu-ray
Posted on Thursday 3rd October 2013
Nosferatu CoverEureka! Entertainment have announced home video releases of an eagerly awaited new restoration of F. W. Murnau's legendary silent cinema horror classic Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror (1922), expertly restored in Germany by the world-renowned Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung (FWMS). The earliest adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula has become one of the most iconic and of all horro...

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Soundtrack Legend Fabio Frizzi To Perform Live On Halloween In London
Posted on Thursday 3rd October 2013
Fabio Frizzi PosterSMALLDeath Waltz Recording Company and Paint It Black are proud to present Fabio Frizzi live for his first ever UK show to be held at The Union Chapel on October 31st. The perfect setting will play host to Frizzi, accompanied by his 7-piece band and with an additional string section (the F2F Orchestra), for what promises to be a very special evening’s performanc...

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ATM - Dare You Visit It?
Posted on Wednesday 2nd October 2013
ATMATM Cover is the new and terrifying claustrophobic horror from the writer of Buried and will be available to buy on DVD and Blu-ray from October 14th. After leaving their company Christmas party together, David (Brian Geraghty) and Emily’s (Alice Eve) impromptu first date takes an unexpected turn when they make a late-night stop at an ATM. What should be a routine stop turns into a desperate struggle for ...

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Film4 FrightFest Announces Stellar Line-Up For Halloween All-Nighter
Posted on Monday 30th September 2013
Nothing Left To FearThe FrightFest All-Nighter 13 returns to the Vue in London’s Leicester Square on Saturday October 26 for the third year, with six killer titles including UK premieres of The Station, Patrick, Nothing Left To Fear and Soulmate. So climb aboard FrightFest’s Halloween Express, with guests including Neil Marshal, Anna Walton, Renaud Gautheir and Michael Armstrong, for th...

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Grimmfest To Show The Wicker Man: The Final Cut
Posted on Thursday 26th September 2013
WICKERMAN_QUADGrimmfest, based in Manchester, is the UK’s premiere festival of fantastic film. The team mark their fifth anniversary with an extra special preview night at the spectacular 1200 seat Art Deco Plaza Super Cinema in Stockport on October 2nd. The centrepiece of the evening will be a screening of the “Best Horror Film Ever Made” (Empire)- the fully restored fortieth anniversary HD ed...

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Scream Magazine - Now In HMV
Posted on Wednesday 25th September 2013
HMV-banner-for-website1Great news for fans of Scream Magazine, this celebrated title is now on sale across ALL UK HMV stores. So you can get your slice of bi-monthly full colour horror in print whilst picking up the latest chart hit! For more information click here.

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Emily Booth And Billy Chainsaw Join Space Monsters Magazine
Posted on Monday 23rd September 2013
SpaceMonsters cover issue 2 draftPopular actress and Horror Channel presenter Emily Booth has joined new genre magazine Space Monsters as a regular columnist and reviewer. Space Monsters magazine is aimed at fans of classic horror, sci-fi and fantasy movies and television with an emphasis on scary monsters, B-movies and sexy space babes. Issue one launched this s...

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7th Annual Zombie Festival - Update
Posted on Sunday 22nd September 2013
Event Director ZOMBIE ED2013 will be the 7th Annual Zombie Festival and is being held at the Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre in Leicester on 16th November. The team promise the same mix of classic, new, contemporary and foreign zombie feature films as they have become renowned for. For the first time they will be hosting the Ultimate Zombie Short Film Competition with an audienc...

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Look Out For The Spiders!
Posted on Friday 20th September 2013
SpidersWhat is worse than a spider in your house? A spider as big as your house! Get ready as Lionsgate UK releases Spiders 3D on DVD and 3D Blu-ray on 14th October. When an abandoned Soviet space station crashes in New York it releases a new species of alien spiders in the sewers of the metropolis. Quickly these poisonous arachnids mutate and start growing to gigantic proportions and it’s down to a group of intr...

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Bring Me The Head Of The Machine Gun Woman To Be Unleashed Soon
Posted on Wednesday 11th September 2013
BMTHOMGW PosterGet ready for a blast of violent latinxploitation in Bring Me The Head Of The Machine Gun Woman which explodes on to cinemas Friday 27th September and DVD, BR and VOD on 7th October, courtesy of Clear Vision. After accidentally overhearing one of the city’s most dangerous criminals putting a hit on a hell-on-heels femme-fatale bounty hunter named ‘The Machine Gun Woman’ (Fernand...

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Squirm Blu-ray And DVD Debut This Month
Posted on Sunday 8th September 2013
Squirm CoverArrow Video has announced the UK Blu-ray and DVD debut of Jeff Lieberman’s cult-horror classic Squirm on Monday 23rd September. Lovingly restored for Blu-ray, a process approved by Lieberman himself, Arrow’s HD presentation of Squirm is uncut and comes loaded with special features and bonus material, including interchangeable artwork and exclusive writing on the film by UK horror aficiona...

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All Covers For The Walking Dead Issue 115 Have Been Revealed
Posted on Sunday 8th September 2013
The Walking Dead 115 CoverThe excitement leading up to the 10th anniversary of The Walking Dead this October has been building up recently each of the 10 connecting covers to The Walking Dead #115 have been revealed. With artwork by series artist Charlie Adlard, coloured by Dave Stewart, each cover to The Walking Dead #115 depicts a key moment from each year of the long runni...

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From Peveril Publishing - The Peter Cushing Scrapbook
Posted on Sunday 1st September 2013
PC BookNew and only available from Peveril Publishing comes The Peter Cushing Scrapbook. This softback runs at 328 pages with a foreword by George Lucas and afterword by Janina Faye. Leading fantasy film historians Wayne Kinsey (Hammer Films – The Bray Studios Years, The Elstree Studios Years, A Life in Pictures, The Unsung Heroes and On Location) and Tom Johnson (Hammer Films – An Exhaustive Filmography, Peter...

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Hammer's The Mummy Coming To Blu-ray
Posted on Sunday 1st September 2013
The Mummy CoverOn 14th October Hammer’s classic film The Mummy will be released for the first time ever in HD on Blu-ray and on DVD double play and presented in its original UK theatrical aspect ratio of 1.66:1. Fans will also be treated to a host of brand new extras never seen before. Starring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee in their iconic roles in this the 3rd of Hammer’s original Gothic cl...

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Grimmfest 2013 - Details Announced
Posted on Saturday 31st August 2013
Grimmfest 2013The full line up for Grimmfest 2013 has been announced. Over 4 days from 3rd till 6th October a coffinload of the finest horror movies and shorts will be shown at the Dancehouse Theatre, Stockport Plaza and at the new Grimm Fringe hub, the Lass O' Gowrie. Films to be shown include The Borderlands, Antisocial, On Air, Found, John Dies At The End and Big Bad Wolves as well as an SFX demo...

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Great News For Virgin Media Customers About CBS UK Channels
Posted on Thursday 29th August 2013
HC Logo For Twitter SmallGreat news for Virgin Media Customers. All Virgin Media TV customers can watch CBS Drama, CBS Reality, CBS Action and the Horror Channel at no extra cost from 3rd September for one month until October 3rd.

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John Carpenter's Halloween - 35th Anniversary Limited Edition Steelbook
Posted on Wednesday 28th August 2013
Halloween HDIn 1978 John Carpenter’s Halloween was hailed as a "brutally efficient exercise in tension" (Entertainment Weekly), scaring audiences worldwide with a new breed of menace and a whole new set of rules. 35 Years after its original release, Anchor Bay return to the original source material alongside creator John Carpenter and Director of Photography Dean Cundey to supervise an all new High Defi...

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Link To Get DVD Release On August 26th
Posted on Thursday 15th August 2013
Link coverFrom the director of Cloak And Dagger, Terence Stamp (The Limey) is single-minded professor Dr Steven Phillip who sets in motion a terrifying chain of events for Elizabeth Shue (Hollow Man) in the UK DVD release of Link. Available as a brand-new transfer from the original film elements, it is available to own on 26 August. Jane (Shue), an American zoology student, takes a summer job at the lonely ...

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Exclusive Look At New Issue Of Scream Magazine
Posted on Wednesday 14th August 2013
Scream Sept 2013Here's an exclusive look at the September issue of Scream, the full colour Horror Entertainment magazine. This edition sees Scream chats exclusively to The Walking Dead star Michael Rooker, Heather Langenkamp chats about life with Freddy Krueger, Dee Wallace remembers Cujo and The Howling, Ruggero Deodato talks Cannibal Holocaust, Director Greg Olliver gets hungry in The Devoured, ...

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Shortcuts To Hell Anthology To Be Released
Posted on Monday 12th August 2013
666ShortCutsToHell-Anthology-artworkMovie Mogul, in association with FrightFest and Horror Channel, is to release an anthology of the 26 best short films from the 666 Short Cuts To Hell national talent search competition. An essential collection of shorts for anyone serious about horror and the directors of tomorrow, Shortcuts To Hell: Volume 1 is available ...

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Brand New Magazine - Space Monsters
Posted on Saturday 10th August 2013
space monsters cover issue 1 BIGSpace Monsters is a brand new magazine for fans of classic sci-fi, horror and fantasy movies and television – with an emphasis on scary monsters, B-movies and sexy space babes. Each issue will be A5 format, 80 pages, black and white with full colour covers and promises to be the very beast in features, exclusive artwork, interviews...

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Emily Booth To Produce And Star In Selkie
Posted on Saturday 10th August 2013
Emily Booth headshotHorror Channel presenter and actress Emily Booth steps behind the lens to make her first short film – Selkie, a dark revenge fairytale, in which she also stars in the title role - as a beautiful and vengeful sea creature. The plot, based on an ancient Celtic myth, sees Selkie enslaved to a drunken fisherman when he finds her shedded skin on the beach. Refusing to retu...

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Film News (UK): FrightFest, Horror Channel & Movie Mogul reveal their top six finalists for 666 Short Cuts To Hell
Posted on Monday 5th August 2013
clip_image002FrightFest and Movie Mogul, in association with Horror Channel, challenged aspiring filmmakers all over the country to make a short horror film, but 666 Short Cuts To Hell was no ordinary film competition. Entrants had to follow a series of 'killer' restraints such as a maximum of 6 lines of dialogue, a maximum of 6 cast and crew members and a maximum budget of £666. A staggeri...

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The Dead 2: India - Poster Revealed
Posted on Wednesday 31st July 2013
The Dead 2 - new posterThe Ford Brothers, the British director, writer and producer team behind the Indian-set zombie road movie The Dead 2: India, have released the official poster ahead of its sell-out opening night world premiere at Film4 FrightFest 2013. The poster was designed by Luke Insect for FrightFest Originals and copies will be available to buy at FrightFest. Demand to see...

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The Moth Diaries - Coming To DVD
Posted on Tuesday 30th July 2013
The Moth DiariesLed by British talent Lily Cole (Snow White and the Huntsman, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus), The Moth Diaries is a modern gothic coming of age story set in a world of obsessive teenage girl friendship. Rebecca (Sarah Bolger), a young girl haunted by her father’s suicide, begins a new year at an elite girls’ boarding school. Before long, Rebecca’s close friendship with t...

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FrightFest And Horror Channel Announce World Premieres For Short Film Programme
Posted on Monday 22nd July 2013
Shell Shocked -Short Film-1FrightFest in association with Horror Channel, will be screening nine specially selected short films, at this year’s August event at the Empire Cinema, Leicester Sq. From James Moran's sickly slick serial killer tale and Dominic Brunt's ghastly vision of war time Hell, to Will Gilbey's hard-boiled noir cop thriller and Mike Mort's even harder pupp...

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Panic - New Novel From K.R. Griffiths
Posted on Sunday 21st July 2013
Panic (Wildfire Chronicles Vol. 1)K.R. Griffiths is a former journalist and editor turned novelist. His first novel, Panic, blends together science fiction and horror in a new take on the zombie genre which is currently causing a bit of a stir in the horror charts. Michael Evans, disgraced police officer, thought isolated St. David’s made a good place to hide fr...

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Steve Niles To Write Ash And The Army Of Darkness For Dynamite!
Posted on Monday 15th July 2013
ASHandAOD01Dynamite has announced that their flagship comic book title, Army of Darkness, will receive a complete overhaul and a new ongoing series as imagined by Steve Niles, acclaimed author of 30 Days of Night and Batman: Gotham County Line. A horror/action series with dark comedic overtones, the newly-titled Ash And The Army Of Darkness continues the time-traveling, demon-fighting adventures of Ash Willi...

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Citadel - Screenings In Scotland On July 9th
Posted on Friday 5th July 2013
CitadelDirected by Ciaran Foy and starring Aneurin Barnard, James Cosmo, Wunmi Mosaku and Jake Willson, Citadel is becoming one of the most anticipated horror movies of the summer. The dilapidated suburbia of Edenstown casts a shadow over Tommy Cowley’s life. Trapped there by his agoraphobia since his wife was fatally attacked by twisted feral children, he now finds himself terrorized by the same mysterious hoode...

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Coming Soon To DVD - Frankensteins's Army
Posted on Tuesday 2nd July 2013
Frankensteins Army CoverPrepare to unearth the deepest and darkest secrets of World War II as Entertainment Oneannounce the arrival of the insanely suspenseful Nazi-horror Frankenstein's Army - unleashing it's terror at this year's Film4 FrightFest on 22nd August and then on DVD 30th September 2013. Whilst pushing into eastern Germany toward the end of World War II, Russian soldier...

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Film4 FrightFest 2013 Announces Full Line Up
Posted on Saturday 29th June 2013
The DesertAre you ready for a spine-chilling global avalanche of Indian zombies, Israeli oldboys, vengeance-crazed Vikings, Swedish mesmerists, Irish telekinesis, Argentine undead, Aussie bone-crushers, murderous Mormons and Chilean assassins? A record 51 films, new FrightFest Xtra strand and films from five continents marks biggest genre global invasion ever make up Film4 FrightFest 2013. Film4 FrightFest 20...

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The Car - Driving Its Way Onto Blu-ray In July
Posted on Thursday 27th June 2013
The CarArrow Video is pleased to announce the worldwide Blu-ray debut of Elliot Silverstein's 1977 cult horror classic The Car on Monday 15th July. Often referred to as “Jaws on Wheels”, The Car has been lovingly re-mastered by Universal Pictures and, for the first time in its history, will finally be available on the Blu-ray format. This landmark release also marks the first time the film has been available wi...

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Spider Gremlin - Coming Soon From NECA
Posted on Wednesday 26th June 2013
Spider Gremlin 2Probably the largest and most incredible Gremlin figure ever produced is heading our way this Autumn thanks to NECA. When fully assembled the Spider Gremlin stands over 10 inches tall and is nearly 15 inches across and over 12 inches deep! It is enormous and full of detail! An incredible re-creation of the puppet seen in Gremlins 2: The New Batch the Spider Gremlin features a hin...

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The Curse Of Frankenstein - Coming To Blu-ray
Posted on Tuesday 25th June 2013
CURSEOFFRANK_DVDSINGLE_2DThe Curse Of Frankenstein is a classic 1957 horror film by Hammer Film Productions, based on the novel Frankenstein (1816) by Mary Shelley. It was Hammer's first colour horror film, and the first of their Frankenstein series. Its worldwide success led to several sequels as well as the studio's versions of Dracula (1958) and The Mummy (1959) and establish...

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Scream Issue 19 Details
Posted on Tuesday 25th June 2013
scream 19Here's an exclusive look at the July issue of Scream, one of the UK's most popular full colour Horror Entertainment magazines! This edition sees Scream chats exclusively to director Adam Green about those entertaining Hatchet films, Christa Campbell about her past and present horrors, the legend that is Tom Savini, Simon Bamford about his role as Butterball in the Hellraiser franchise. Paul Hyett te...

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The ABC's Of Death - UK Release Date Confirmed
Posted on Wednesday 19th June 2013
The ABCs Of DeathMonster Pictures will release the acclaimed anthology movie The ABC's Of Death onto DVD and Blu-ray on July 22nd. The ABC's Of Death is perhaps the most ambitious anthology film ever conceived with productions spanning fifteen countries and featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film, including the directors of House of...

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SDCC Exclusive From Gentle Giant Ltd - The Faun From Pan's Labyrinth
Posted on Wednesday 19th June 2013
Faun_closeup_01Gentle Giant Ltd. have let us know about an amazing exclusive they've released at the world famous San Diago Comic Con which is happening now. The Faun from Pan's Labyrinth is exclusive to SDCC 2013 and looks to be one of the finest pieces of merchandise to come from Guillermo del Toro's stunning film. The Faun in the movie was ordered to open the portals throughout the mortal world, ...

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FrightFest 2013 Poster Revealed
Posted on Tuesday 18th June 2013
FrightFest Poster 2013Illustrator Graham Humphreys has created another classic image with this superb poster for this year's FrightFest. The piece pays homage to the death of celluloid and pays respects to the passing of cinema's Peter Cushing and Ray Harryhausen. Think you'll agree that this is another stunning poster and one that will be seen on countless t-shirts this August.

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Warm Bodies - Available Now
Posted on Monday 17th June 2013
Warm BodiesWho says romance is dead? An unlikely relationship between a beautiful human teen girl and a sensitive undead slacker sets off a chain of events with the power to transform the world... Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer and John Malkovich star in the zombie rom-com Warm Bodies, out to rent and own on DVD and Blu-ray from today. A funny new twist on a classic love story, Warm Bodies is a poignant tale...

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World War Z: The Art Of The Film
Posted on Monday 17th June 2013
WWZ CoverWorld War Z is the eagerly awaited new film starring Brad Pitt and is based on the acclaimed book by Max Brooks. Pitt plays Gerald Lane, a United Nations employee, who traverses the world in a race against time to stop a pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatening to annihilate humanity itself. It hits cinemas on July 21st. World War Z: The Art Of The Film from Titan Books is the o...

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The Mocking Dead, A Zombie Parody From Dynamite!
Posted on Sunday 16th June 2013
The Mocking Dead Issu 1 coverFrom acclaimed Marvel Zombies writer Fred Van Lente comes The Mocking Dead! The Mocking Dead is a tongue-in-cheek look at the wildly popular zombie genre, with amazing interior art from Max Dunbar, coloured in a unique black, white, and red pattern. Featuring an incredible and unique design Zombie Caution cover by Bill Tortolini as well as a Su...

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Film4 FrightFest 2013 Announces Opening And Closing Night Films
Posted on Saturday 15th June 2013
The Dead 2 - IndiaThis year's FrightFest opens with the world premiere of The Ford Brothers The Dead 2: India - the first-ever International production of a zombie film shot in India. Howard and Jon Ford, the British director, writer and producer team behind the acclaimed African-set zombie road movie The Dead said today: "It's truly an honour to be the opening film – mind-blowing! Being at Fr...

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Hellraiser And Hellraiser II: Hellbound On The Big Screen
Posted on Sunday 9th June 2013
BTTT HellraiserBack To The Theatre Film Screenings will be presenting an unmissable double bill on July 20th. They will be showing both Hellraiser and Hellraiser II: Hellbound, with special guests Kenneth Cranham, Nicholas Vince, Simon Bamford and Geoff Portass. The screening will take place at The Custard Factory, Birmingham and tickets are £20 per ticket. For more information click here.

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Spider Baby - Finally On DVD And Blu-ray
Posted on Friday 7th June 2013
Spider Baby CoverArrow Video is pleased to confirm the UK DVD and Worldwide Blu-ray premiere of Jack Hill's landmark debut feature film, Spider Baby, on Monday June 17th. Finally available on Blu-ray for the very first time anywhere in the world, this stunning version of "the maddest story ever told" features a beautifully restored high-definition transfer, a process supervised and approved by J...

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From The Director of The Ring Comes Death Game
Posted on Tuesday 4th June 2013
Death Game CoverBig Brother meets Battle Royale in the gripping game of survival Death Game, from the acclaimed director Hideo Nakata (The Ring). Based on the best selling novel The Incite House – 7 Day Death Game this psychological thriller meets horror shows the terrible lengths that humans will go to to survive. When ten strangers agree to an interview for the same lucrative job offer, they...

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James Hong's Cult Masterpiece The Vineyard Coming To DVD
Posted on Saturday 1st June 2013
The VineyardArrow Video has confirmed that James Hong's intoxicating cult-horror classic The Vineyard will be released on DVD on Monday 10th June via their ArrowDrome imprint. Crackpot scientist and celebrated winemaker Dr. Elson Po has made the ultimate discovery: the secret to everlasting life. As with all good things, however, there’s an inevitable downside; and a bunch of good-looking and horny youn...

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New From Devil's Advocates - The Descent
Posted on Wednesday 29th May 2013
The Descent Book CoverDevil's Advocates is a superb and acclaimed series of books that are devoted to exploring the classics of horror cinema. So far they have released titles about Let the Right One In (Anne Billson), Witchfinder General (Ian Cooper), Saw (Benjamin Poole) and The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (James Rose). Their latest title looks at the Brit flick The Descent and written b...

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Vampirella - New Comic Book Series
Posted on Saturday 25th May 2013
Vampirella Southern Gothic coverVampirella Southern Gothic VarientBy popular demand, Dynamite Entertainment is proud to expand their b...

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New Book From Telos - Still The Beast Is Feeding: Forty Years of Rocky Horror
Posted on Friday 24th May 2013
Still The Beast Is Feeding The history of one of the most successful musicals ever is celebrated in Still The Beast Is Feeding: Forty Years of Rocky Horror, a superb new book from Telos Publishing. Born in a tiny attic theatre on a dark and stormy night in the Summer of 1973, The Rocky Horror Show was an immediate hit with audiences and critics alike, and a much-needed shot in ...

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The Conjuring - New One Sheet And Trailer
Posted on Thursday 23rd May 2013
The Conjuring One SheetStarring Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor, Joey King, Shanley Caswell, Haley McFarland, MacKenzie Foy, Kyla Deaver and Sterling Jerins, The Conjuring is the latest chiller from James Wan. To the left is the brand new and rather wonderful one sheet poster. Before there was Amityville, there was Harrisville. Based on a true story, The ...

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Motel Hell - Now Open On DVD And Blu-ray
Posted on Sunday 19th May 2013
Motel Hell CoverArrow Video recently released onto Blu-ray and DVD the cult horror-comedy masterpiece Motel Hell. Fully restored and finally available on Blu-ray for the very first time (anywhere in the world), the film is a prime cut of 1980's cult cinema. Directed by Englishman Kevin Connor and starring a host of drive-in movie legends, it’s a bloody, gruesome and horrific barrel of laughs. A...

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The Dead 2: India - New Trailer
Posted on Wednesday 15th May 2013
The Dead 2 IndiaThe Ford Brothers, the British director, writer and producer team behind the acclaimed African-set zombie road movie The Dead, are in post-production with The Dead 2: India – the first-ever International production of a zombie film shot in India. "We have upped our game immensely in scale and adrenaline fuelled action sequences with some terrifying situations in locations never...

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Jonathan Glendening To Host A Special Screening Of The Elephant Man In Brighton
Posted on Tuesday 14th May 2013
Elephant Man Poster13HRS director Jonathan Glendening will be the host of a special screening of The Elephant Man at the Duke's Komedia cinema in Brighton on June 9th. He will also hold an onstage interview with its renowned make-up artist Christopher Tucker and Simon Treves, the great-great nephew of Sir Frederick Treves, the surgeon who looked after Joseph Merrick, The Elephant Man. The El...

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Scream Issue 19 Details And Cover
Posted on Tuesday 14th May 2013
Scream Issue 19Here's an exclusive look at the July issue of Scream Magazine! This edition has the magazine crew chatting exclusively to director Adam Green about those entertaining Hatchet films, Christa Campbell chats about her past and present horrors, the legend that is Tom Savini speaks, Simon Bamford talks about his role as Butterball in the Hellraiser franchise. Paul Hyett and Sean Pertwee t...

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World War Z Day At Forbidden Planet - With Max Brooks And Nimba Creations
Posted on Wednesday 1st May 2013
World War Z Book CoverJoin the good folk at Forbidden Planet's London Megastore on Thursday 23rd May for an afternoon of Zombie terror as Nimba Creations make up artist Tom Lauten demonstrates the art of Zombie make-up with two displays of undeath and wizardry. The first Zombie make up demo starts at 13:30 and, while he's working, Tom will be talking about his work. Then, at 15:30, T...

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Zombie War From IDW This October
Posted on Sunday 28th April 2013
Zombie War CoverIDW Publishing has announced the publication of Zombie War! When the denizens of Earth's military cemeteries begin to rise from the dead, who will stop them? Over Zombie War's two giant-sized issues, Jina, a tough-as-nails fighter pilot sets about uncovering what reanimated these heavily armed monsters and more importantly, what will stop them! "When longtime friend Tom Skulan (Fan...

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Texas Chainsaw 3D - Blu-ray Release Date
Posted on Wednesday 24th April 2013
Texas Chainsaw coverFear has many faces… Lionsgate's Texas Chainsaw 3D continues the legendary story of the homicidal Sawyer family, picking up where Tobe Hooper's 1974 horror classic left off in Newt, Texas, where for decades people went missing without a trace. The townspeople long suspected the Sawyer family, owners of a local barbeque pit, were somehow responsible. Their suspicions w...

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The Last Exorcism: Part 2 - New Trailer
Posted on Sunday 21st April 2013
TLEP2 QuadProduced By Eli Roth and starring Ashley Bell, Julia Garner, Andrew Sensenig and Judd Lormand, The Last Exorcism: Part 2 will hit UK cinemas on July 7th. Deep in rural Louisiana, Nell Sweetzer awakens from a horrific chain of events with no recollection of what went before. Unable to remember her terrifying exorcism, and with the footage from her ordeal making its way out into the world, she is fo...

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Peter Cushing - A Life In Film
Posted on Thursday 18th April 2013
Peter Cushing Book CoverDavid Miller's Peter Cushing: A Life in Film is the definitive account of Cushing's remarkable career published to coincide with the centenary of his birth. Packed with scores of rare photographs, drawing upon conversations with his friends and colleagues, and from previously unpublished correspondence with Cushing himself, this is a unique insight in to t...

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From Rob Zombie Comes The Lords Of Salem
Posted on Wednesday 17th April 2013
Lords of SalemFrom the producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious comes writer-director Rob Zombie's most highly anticipated shocker to date - a brilliantly envisioned and haunting tale of witchcraft and Satanism, The Lords Of Salem. A former drug user, Heidi is now clean and works as a rock DJ at the local radio station along with fellow DJs, Herman Whitey Salvador and Herman Jackson. Following o...

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The Collection - Coming To DVD
Posted on Monday 15th April 2013
The CollectionFrom the writers of Saw IV, V, VI and 3D comes the thrilling sequel to The Collector that works just as well as a standalone film. Tense, terrifying and packed full of action The Collection will have you on the edge of your seat - or hiding behind it! When Elena is talked into attending an underground warehouse party with her friends, she finds herself caught in a nightmarish trap where ...

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Army of Darkness Vs. Hack/Slash - New From Dynamite Entertainment
Posted on Friday 12th April 2013
AoD Vs HaS CoverDynamite Entertainment is proud to announce that Cassie, the star of Tim Seeley's most famous creation, Hack/Slash, will be crossing-over with Ash from the Army of Darkness, in a new series written by Hack/Slash creator Tim Seeley! Featuring covers by Tim Seeley himself, his Hack/Slash co-creator Stefano Casello, the acclaimed Ben Templesmith, and a special cover by Chris Eliopolis,...

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The Sixth Leeds Zombie Film Festival - Update
Posted on Tuesday 9th April 2013
The Sixth Leeds Zombie Film FestivalDominic Brunt and Mark Charnock, Emmerdale's Paddy and Marlon and complete Zombie obsessives, bring you the sixth Leeds Zombie Film Festival at the Cottage Road Cinema, Headingley on April 21st. Running from noon till midnight the duo promise a great night out (but not for the whole family!) Dominic and Mark will give a ...

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Deadbeat: Makes You Stronger - New From Guy Adams
Posted on Monday 8th April 2013
Deadbeat coverDeadbeat: Makes You Stronger is the first in a new series of horror detective novels from celebrated writer Guy Adams, the man behind the acclaimed tie-in books for the Life On Mars television series and Sherlock Holmes, The Breath Of God and The Army of Doctor Moreau. Max and Tom are old, old friends, who used to be actors… in a dark suburban churchyard one night they see a group of m...

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Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever - New DVD Doc
Posted on Friday 5th April 2013
Slice And Dice CoverEver since Alfred Hitchcock created Psycho in 1960 the story of a weapon-wielding madman - stalking and slaughtering helpless victims - has become a fixture of fear flicks and bludgeoned bombastic box office takings worldwide. Slice and Dice: The Slasher Film Forever takes an often irreverent look at this much-maligned, and frequently misunderstood, genre with commenta...

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The Conjuring - New One Sheet
Posted on Wednesday 3rd April 2013
The Conjuring One SheetStarring Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor, Joey King, Shanley Caswell, Haley McFarland, MacKenzie Foy, Kyla Deaver and Sterling Jerins, The Conjuring is the latest chiller from James Wan. Before there was Amityville, there was Harrisville. Based on a true story, The Conjuring tells the horrifying tale of how renowned paranormal invest...

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Tom Six To Judge 666 Short Cuts to Hell‏
Posted on Saturday 23rd March 2013
666Tom Six, currently in the States shooting Human Centipede 3, will help select the winner of the 666 Short Cuts to Hell short film competition, fronted by FrightFest and Movie Mogul, in association with Horror Channel. Six said today that he was 'delighted' and 'flattered' to be invited to join the panel and was looking forward to hopefully meeting the six finalists winner at this year's FrightFest event in ...

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Monster Massacre - Coming Soon To Comic Stores
Posted on Thursday 21st March 2013
monster_massacreJoe Simon! Jack Kirby! Andy Kuhn! Dave Dorman! Alex Horley! Mark A Nelson! Sami Basri! Ron Marz! Tom Raney! Vito Delsante! Javier Aranda! Dave Wilkins! Ian Edginton! D'Israeli!, and many more star in new graphic novel anthology series! Titan Comics and ATOMEKA are pleased to announce the release of the first volume of a brand-new graphic novel series, Monster Massacre - a SF and ...

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Author James Herbert Dies Aged 69
Posted on Wednesday 20th March 2013
It is with great sadness that we report that respected author James Herbert has died at the age of 69. Herbert gave the world many classic titles such as The Rats, The Fog, Fluke and more recently The Secret Of Crickley Hall and Ash, all delivered with his deliciously distinctive style and keen eye for chilling detail. Creative and inventive his work thrilled millions, influenced countless writers and his books regularly hit the best-seller list. His dedication to the written word was recognised on 2010 when he received an OBE from the Queen. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

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Scream Presents iSCREAM
Posted on Tuesday 19th March 2013
screamScream Magazine recently launched iSCREAM digital magazine. The first ever Scream 'Best Of' Annual was printed 2 years ago is NOW finally available for digital download! Over 8,000 copies of the book have been sold all over the world since it was released in December 2011 and now it can be yours at a click of a button. It contains 108 pages of full colour interviews, film retrospectives, gore and more can ...

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The Tall Man Strides Onto DVD And Blu-ray
Posted on Thursday 7th March 2013
TheTallManFeaturing an outstanding performance from Hollywood starlet Jessica Biel, chilling thriller The Tall Man strides onto Blu-ray and DVD from 11th March courtesy of Koch Media. The Tall Man is set in Cold Rock, U.S.A. - on the surface just a small town like any other. However, the residents of Cold Rock are quietly living with a horrible truth: their children keep disappearing, leaving neither a clue...

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Evil Dead II - Blu-ray Edition News
Posted on Tuesday 5th March 2013
Evil Dead 2 Blu-ray ImageAhead of the theatrical release of the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, Studiocanal will be releasing a special edition of Evil Dead II on Blu-ray on April 15th. From horror master Sam Raimi (Drag Me To Hell) and starring the effervescent Bruce Campbell (Army of Darkness), this Blu-ray edition contains great special features new to...

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Deadly Blessing - Special Edition Blu-ray And DVD
Posted on Saturday 2nd March 2013
deadly_blessingArrow Video are pleased to announce that the Blu-ray and DVD deluxe edition of Wes Craven's American horror classic, Deadly Blessing, will be released in the UK on Monday March 25th. When Martha marries Tom, she leaves her LA lifestyle behind and the pair settle-down on an isolated farm, appropriately named "Our Blessing". Before entering into wed-lock, Tom was part of a close-knit...

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The Bay Is Coming
Posted on Thursday 28th February 2013
thebay The Bay is coming to UK DVD and Blu-ray on Monday 18 March 2013 after making a splash at Glasgow FrightFest and hitting cinemas on 1 March. Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you find out you can' even drink it! The producers of horror hits Sinister and Insidious and the award-winning director of Rain Man, Barry Levinson, team up to deliver a stark, disturbing and truly nerve-shred...

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Lake Placid: The Final Chapter - Snapping onto DVD March 25‏
Posted on Wednesday 27th February 2013
lake_placidHorror icon Robert Englund, Yancy Butler and Elisabeth Röhm battle the most blood-thirsty, monster crocodiles on earth in the final installment of the Lake Placid franchise. Lake Placid: The Final Chapter debuts on DVD March 25 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The crocs are back... and they're bigger, badder and more brutal than ever. After the deadly predators' last vicious attack, the ...

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I Didn't Come Here To Die - Release Date Announced
Posted on Sunday 24th February 2013
I-Didnt-Come-Here-To-DieOne of the most original and acclaimed horror films of recent years, I Didn't Come Here To Die makes its debut on DVD courtesy of Second Sight Films. Written and directed by Bradley Scott Sullivan in his directorial debut and starring a cast of hot, fresh young talent including Indiana Adams (Friday Night Lights), Kurt Cole (Up & Down) Madi Goff (A Tho...

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Dracula - Watch A Clip From The New Blu-ray Release
Posted on Sunday 24th February 2013
draculaHammer, Icon Film Distribution and Lionsgate are proud to present a major event in British film history. Terence Fisher's 1958 classic Dracula, fully restored in High Definition and available on Blu-ray and DVD for the first time. The release will contain two versions of the feature (seamlessly branched on the Blu-ray): The 2007 BFI restoration plus the 2012 Hammer restoration, which adds additional footage t...

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Scanners - Coming To Blu-ray
Posted on Saturday 23rd February 2013
scannersScanners, one of the most iconic horror films of the eighties from legendary director David Cronenberg comes to Blu-ray for the first time in a highly collectable limited edition steelbook thanks to Second Sight Films. Drifter Cameron Vale (Stephen Lack) is plagued by incessant voices in his head unaware that he is a Scanner –a person with extraordinary powers who can not only read minds but literally...

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Dominic Brunt's Before Dawn To Be Released On Monday
Posted on Saturday 23rd February 2013
Before DawnDominic Brunt (Emmerdale) teams up with wife Joanne Mitchell for his directorial debut, 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. But the Yorkshire Dales aren't romantic, an...

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Scream Magazine Issue 17 Details
Posted on Friday 22nd February 2013
Scream March IssueScream Magazine has just announced their front cover art for next month's new issue. This one is an Evil Dead Special Edition to celebrate the April cinema release. Inside there is an exclusive interview with horror legend Bruce Campbell who talks about the Evil Dead franchise and the new remake and also Fede Alvarez, the remakes director gives us the lowdown on what genre fan...

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Horror Channel, Frightfest & Movie Mogul Team Up To Launch Nationwide Search For New Filmmakers
Posted on Thursday 21st February 2013
666Can you make a short film that can cut it in hell? Have you got some killer ideas? FrightFest and Movie Mogul, in association with Horror Channel, are challenging aspiring filmmakers to make a short horror film - the best six of which will be shown on Horror Channel and at the 2013 Film4 FrightFest event. The overall winner will receive a prize fund of £6,666 and the opportunity to develop a horror short or feature i...

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Ross Noble Is Stitches
Posted on Tuesday 19th February 2013
Stitches Blu-ray CoverStitches, starring funny man Ross Noble, and directed by Conor Mcmahon (Dead Meat) is the black-comedy horror that became one of the most talked about films of 2012. The film received its World Premiere at 2012's FrightFest, winning Total Film's "Best Death" award. See why when the DVD and Blu-ray hit shelves on 4th March. Jaded Richard Grindle is the sleaziest ...

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The Bay - Will You Dare Visit?
Posted on Sunday 17th February 2013
The BayJust when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you find out you can't even drink it! The producers of horror hits Sinister and Insidious and the award-winning director of Rain Man team up to deliver a stark, disturbing and truly nerve-shredding tale of an ecological nightmare, The Bay. The quaint coastal town of Claridge, Maryland thrives on the safe, tranquil and abundant waters of Chesapeake B...

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New From Devil's Advocates - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Posted on Friday 15th February 2013
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre BookDevil's Advocates has released information of the next book in their superb range of titles that look at horror movie classics, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. Written by respected author James Rose this is an astonishing dissection of one of the most acclaimed horror movies ever made. No-one who has ever seen the original The Texas ...

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Return Of The Living Dead - Re-Animator Screening‏: New Poster
Posted on Wednesday 13th February 2013
ROFTD and R-A PosterOn the 23rd of February 2013, BBFA Screenings presents 'Fright Nights' and are holding a double feature feast that even the dead would have trouble devouring. The 80s cult classics Return Of The Living Dead (1985) and Re-Animator (1985) will be shown at The Custard Factory, Theatre, Birmingham, on the big screen. Before the screenings of the films, the event will kick o...

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The Last Exorcism Part II - New Quad Poster
Posted on Wednesday 6th February 2013
The Last Exorcism 2 QuadCast your eyes to the left and you'll see the lovely new quad poster for The Last Exorcism Part II. In cinemas from the 15th March, the film picks up where its predecessor left off, with Nell (Ashley Bell) trying to recollect what occurred as she awakens from the terrifying events of the original movie.

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Alfred Hitchcock - In His Own Words
Posted on Tuesday 5th February 2013
Alfred Hitchcock In His own Words"I once made a movie, rather tongue-in-cheek, called 'Psycho'…..It was a big joke. I was horrified to find that some people would take it seriously…" Hitchcock: In His Own Words is a fascinating, inspiring and often amusing collection of archive interviews spanning more than 30 years, Alfred Hitchcock reveals secrets of the mak...

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Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan - Trailer
Posted on Sunday 3rd February 2013
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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Mama - Brand New Trailer
Posted on Sunday 3rd February 2013
Mama PosterGuillermo del Toro presents Mama, a supernatural thriller that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. When they are rescued years later and begin a new life, they find that someone or something still wants to come tuck them in at night. Five years ago, sisters Victoria and Lilly vanished from their suburban neighbourhood ...

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Silent Hill: Revelation - Dare You Experience It?
Posted on Wednesday 30th January 2013
Silent Hill Revelation BR CoverBased on the groundbreaking survival horror video game franchise, Silent Hill: Revelation is the sequel to the hit film Silent Hill, which took nearly $100 million at the worldwide box office. Directed by Michael J. Bassett, original cast members Sean Bean, Deborah Kara Unger and Radha Mitchell return starring along with rising stars A...

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IDW Publishing And Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products Open The X-Files
Posted on Tuesday 29th January 2013
The X-Files IDWIDW Publishing and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products are thrilled to announce a partnership to publish an exciting series of works based on the legendary series, The X-Files. IDW's publishing plan includes reprinting collections of the classic issues published intermittently from 1995 through 2009, as well as creating brand-new X-File comics to launch in June 2013. Over two movi...

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London Horror Comic - Issue 5 Now On Sale
Posted on Monday 28th January 2013
LHC Issue 5The latest edition of the acclaimed anthology London Horror Comic has just been released. The book, which began life as a web comic in 2006, made its print debut in the pages of the FrightFest 2006 collector's programme. A year later and amid rave reviews online, the title released its first print collection of short stories with London Horror Comic #1 and has been praised by writers such as G...

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Mario Bava Titles Coming To Blu-ray
Posted on Thursday 24th January 2013
Arrow Blu-raysArrow Video are pleased to announce two exciting new deluxe edition Blu-ray & DVD releases from the one and only godfather of Italian horror, Mario Bava. Set for release on Monday February 4th, the Bava classics Black Sunday and Lisa And The Devil will both get the 'Arrow' treatment, including never-before-seen versions of each film, a wealth of special features and bonus material (inclu...

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Exclusive - The Possession "The Real Dibbuk Box" Featurette
Posted on Thursday 24th January 2013
The Possession Blu-ray coverYesterday we brought you news of The Possession and how it was available to buy on DVD, Blu-ray and download to own and rent thanks to Lionsgate in its original uncut version. The film concerns Clyde (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and Stephanie Brenek (Kyra Sedgwick) who see little cause for alarm when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed wit...

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The Possession - Uncut Edition
Posted on Wednesday 23rd January 2013
The Possession CoverNow available on DVD, Blu-ray and download to own and rent, Lionsgate has unleashed the original uncut version of The Possession featuring footage never before seen in cinemas! Based on a true story, The Possession is the terrifying story of how one family must unite in order to survive the wrath of an unspeakable evil. Clyde (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and Stephanie Brenek ...

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New Trailer For New Evil Dead
Posted on Wednesday 23rd January 2013
Evil Dead LogoStudiocanal will unleash the new vision of Evil Dead into cinemas on April 19th. Directed and written by Fede Alvarez, written by Sam Raimi and produced by Bruce Campbell and Sam Raimi, this is sure to be one of the most talked about horror movies of the year. In this much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, five twenty-something friends become holed up in a remote cabi...

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Doug Jones To Star In We Are Monsters
Posted on Monday 21st January 2013
We Are Monsters ArtworkProduction Company Movie Mogul Ltd (Panic Button), have signed up US actor Doug Jones in their up-coming production of sci-fi action horror We Are Monsters. Jones, a former contortionist, who is perhaps best known in the UK for his roles in the Hellboy films and Pan's Labyrinth, will play the part of the monstrously evil Sir Daniel Southall. Also attached to th...

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Shock Horror Magazine Wins Award
Posted on Sunday 20th January 2013
Shock Horror Issue 13UK Horror Magazine, Shock Horror, has taken home the number one slot of the P&E Awards for Non-fiction Magazine as voted for by readers. Established in 2010 Shock Horror has shown the way in bringing Horror to the UK in printed format, covering all forms of Horror Entertainment from film and gaming to comics, books and bands. "We're just having fun doing what we're ...

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Ten UK Premieres Usher In A Knock-Out FrightFest Glasgow Programme
Posted on Thursday 17th January 2013
lords-of-salemFrom Friday February 24th to Saturday February 25th, the UK's favourite horror fantasy festival returns to its second home at the Glasgow Film Festival for the 8th year with an impressive slate of the hottest new horror films, plus a hit Norwegian TV series. Some of the genre's biggest hitters take centre-stage this year, with UK premieres for Eli Roth's re-calibrated disaster movie, A...

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Return Of The Living Dead and Re-Animator - Big Screen Showing
Posted on Thursday 17th January 2013
ROTLD And RA PosterOn the 23rd of February 2013, BBFA Screenings presents 'Fright Nights' and are holding a double feature feast that even the dead would have trouble devouring. The 80s cult classics Return Of The Living Dead (1985) and Re-Animator (1985) will be shown at The Custard Factory, Theatre, Birmingham, on the big screen. Before the screenings of the films, the event will kick off ...

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Slasher House To Play At Horror-On-Sea Festival
Posted on Thursday 17th January 2013
Slasher House PosterFrom Mycho Pictures comes Slasher House, a new hack n' slash movie that will, according to the Press Release, change the game forever. When Red, a young girl, awakens in a house, she has no idea how she has come to be there. Exploring her surroundings she soon realizes that she is not alone, in fact she is trapped inside with some of the most notorious serial killers in...

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Scream Issue 17 Details
Posted on Wednesday 16th January 2013
Scream Issue 17 CoverHere's an exclusive front cover reveal of issue #17 of Scream, the full colour horror entertainment magazine which will be on sale in March. In this issue they chat exclusively to Christa Campbell about her latest role in Spiders 3D (as well as her previous roles in Hyenas, 2001 Maniacs and her role as producer on the new Texas Chainsaw 3D movie), they also talk to ...

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From The Director Of The Ring Comes Death Game
Posted on Tuesday 15th January 2013
Death Game coverBig Brother meets Battle Royale in Death Game, the gripping movie of survival, from the acclaimed director Hideo Nakata (The Ring). Based on the best selling novel The Incite House - 7 Day Death Game this psychological thriller meets horror shows the terrible lengths that humans will go to to survive. When ten strangers agree to an interview for the same lucrative job offer, they f...

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Horror Double Bills On The Big Screen In Manchester
Posted on Monday 14th January 2013
TCM PosterLooks like its going to be an awesome 2013 in Manchester as big screen double bills of not only some of the latest releases but also a number of horror classics are being shown at venues in the city thanks to Grimm Up North. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and The Last House On The Left is the first double-bill on the 23rd January. Whilst the new movie in Texas Chainsaw franchise is released to UK audi...

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Shock Horror Magazine Limited Edition Baseball Shirts
Posted on Sunday 13th January 2013
SH Baseball ShirtShock Horror Magazine has created this rather wonderful limited edition Baseball shirt which is now available to pre-order at their official site for a special price which will be held only until January 31st. Click here for more information.

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Hammer's Dracula - Most Complete Version Ever!
Posted on Sunday 13th January 2013
Dracula 2D BD packshotTerence Fisher's 1958 classic Dracula, fully restored in High Definition and available on Blu-ray and DVD for the first time from March 18th. The release will contain two versions of the feature (seamlessly branched on the Blu-ray): The 2007 BFI restoration plus the 2012 Hammer restoration, which adds additional footage that has been unavailable for decades. The ...

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Texas Chainsaw 3D - New Clip
Posted on Wednesday 9th January 2013
TC 3D QuadLionsgate's Texas Chainsaw 3D continues the legendary story of the homicidal Sawyer family, picking up where Tobe Hooper's 1974 horror classic left off in Newt, Texas, where for decades people went missing without a trace. The townspeople long suspected the Sawyer family, owners of a local barbeque pit, were somehow responsible. Their suspicions were finally confirmed one hot summer day when a young ...

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Actor Dieter Laser Back In The Lead In The Human Centipede 3
Posted on Tuesday 8th January 2013
Tom Six Dieter LaserSix Entertainment Company announced yesterday that actor Dieter Laser will be back in the lead role in The Human Centipede 3. In March last year the production of The Human Centipede 3 had to be put hold due a legal battle between director Tom Six's production company, Six Entertainment Company, and actor Dieter Laser (who played the villain Dr.Heiter in the The Human Ce...

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From Beyond - On Blu-ray At Last
Posted on Monday 7th January 2013
From Beyond Blu-rayFrom the team that brought you the gloriously perverse Re-Animator comes the equally surreal horror classic From Beyond, which makes its long-awaited debut on Blu-ray thanks to Second Sight Films. Based on another H.P. Lovecraft adaptation this deranged gorefest is directed by Stuart Gordon (Stuck) and produced by horror supremo Brian Yuzna (Society). It comes to Blu-ray i...

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Stitches Is Coming To DVD and Blu-ray
Posted on Saturday 5th January 2013
Stitches BD CoverStarring funny man Ross Noble, and directed by Conor Mcmahon (Dead Meat), Stitches is a black-comedy horror that became one of the most talked about films of 2012. The film received its World Premiere at 2012's FrightFest, winning Total Film's "Best Death" award. You get the chance to see why when the DVD and Blu-ray hit shelves on 4th March 2013. Jaded Richard Grindle is the s...

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London Horror Comic Wins Award
Posted on Saturday 5th January 2013
LHC Issue 4 CoverThe acclaimed Indie Brit title London Horror Comic has been voted Best Horror Anthology in ComicMonsters.com Horror Comic 2012 Awards. London Horror Comic saw off strong competition from major publishers while flying the flag for the UK among a list of chiefly American nominations. The book's writer, John-Paul Kamath, put success down to the book's quirky nature and its readers...

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Gangsters, Guns And Zombies!
Posted on Friday 4th January 2013
Gangsters, Guns And Zombies CoverNew Brit-horror shocker Gangsters, Guns And Zombies will be released onto DVD and be available for Download and Rental from January 7th thanks to Lionsgate Home Entertainment. A getaway driver for a group of hard core gangsters finds himself up against a slightly more unexpected enemy than the boys in blue when his latest job coinci...

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Scream Issue 16 Details
Posted on Friday 4th January 2013
Scream Issue 16 CoverScream issue 16 will be on sale in the UK from end of January 2013. This issue of the full colour bi-monthly premiere horror glossy features interviews with Hellraiser 2's female Cenobite Barbie Wilde who discusses her move from horror movies to horror books, Jason Ford gives Scream the exclusive on his upcoming British hoodie horror Community, Declan O'Brien gives th...

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Resident Evil: Retribution HD Release Info
Posted on Friday 4th January 2013
Resident Evil Retribution CoverAlice is back! Milla Jovovich (Resident Evil Series) returns in the action-packed and adrenaline charged Resident Evil: Retribution, smashing onto Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD with UltraViolet January 28th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Jovovich reprises her role as Alice, Earth's last hope, as the Umbrella Corporation continues t...

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