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Werewolves, A Bunny Suit And Frozen Frights - July On The Horror Channel
By James W, Monday 24th June 2013

Attack Of The WerewolvesSink your teeth into the Horror Channel’s Howling Mad! Season this July with UK TV premieres of Simeon Halligan's beastly chiller Splintered and Juan Martínez Moreno’s Spanish award-winning horror comedy Attack Of The Werewolves. Plus, there are second bites of channel werewolf favourites Ginger Snaps and 13HRS. That’s not to mention some very special Network premieres…

July 5th – Splintered
Whilst on a camping trip in Wales with a group of friends, Sophie (played by Holly Weston), a teenager with a troubled past, enters an abandoned building. But she is not alone. For prowling in the darkest corners is a dangerous being...a half-man, half-beast that is drawn towards the frightened teenager.

July 12th - Sisters
Margot Kidder, Jennifer Salt and Charles Durning star in Brian De Palma’s twisted shocker Sisters. A journalist witnesses a murder in a young woman's apartment, but the peculiar circumstances make the case hard to crack.

July 13th - Hypothermia
Frozen frights with Michael (The Walking Dead) Rooker and Blanche Baker in Hypothermia. A man has his relaxing family fishing trip interrupted firstly by annoying city slickers and then by a monster from the icy depths.

July 19th – Donnie Darko
Jake Gyllenhaal, Holmes Osborne, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Mary McDonnel, Patrick Swayze, Jena Malone, Drew Barrymore and Noah Wyle all star in Richard Kelly’s superb, cult sensation Donnie Darko. A troubled teenager avoids certain death in a freak accident thanks to a giant bunny only he can see, and so begins a series of bizarre events.

July 20th – Crawlspace
The nerve shredding home invasion horror Crawlspace comes to the channel this month. The idyllic dream home of the Gates family soon turns into a nightmare when the deranged previous owner hides in the attic methodically plotting their demise.

July 26th – Attack Of The Werewolves
Tomás Mariño (Gorka Otxoa) is a struggling writer who returns to the town he grew up in to receive a freedom of the village award - or so he is told. However, he soon learns that the townsfolk plan on using him to break a century-old curse plaguing the village and its inhabitants.


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