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His Dark Materials Series 2 OST dropping soon
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
His Dark Materials Season 2On 20th December Silva Screen Records will digitally release Lorne Balfe's soundtrack for the much anticipated second series of His Dark Materials. Starring Dafne Keen and Amir Wilson as Lyra and Will, two children on a quest across multiple realities, the new episodes follow on from a successful first season in 2019. As season one was based on the first novel in Phillip Pullman...

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Sniff out The Bloodhound in March
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
The Bloodhound Blurray coverFirst-time feature director Patrick Picard brings a fresh take to one of the best-known stories from the master of mystery and the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe's The Fall of the House of Usher, in his new slow-burner horror-thriller The Bloodhound, a hauntingly atmospheric tale described by The Hollywood News as "an impressively stylish and intellectual debut". Arrow Video will relea...

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An American Werewolf in London - Limited Edition Zavvi Exclusive Steelbook with slipcase Blu-ray
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
An American Werewolf in London exploded pack shotOne of the greatest directors of the 1980s, John Landis (The Blues Brothers, Trading Places), expertly combines macabre horror with dark humour in the lycanthropic classic, An American Werewolf in London. The movie will have a Limited Edition Zavvi Exclusive Steelbook with slipcase Blu-ray release on 29th March. American tourists David ...

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Monster Hunter - Brand new trailer
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
Sony Pictures UK has made available a new trailer for Monster Hunter, starring Milla Jovovich. Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When an unexpected sandstorm transports Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a new world, the soldiers are shocked to discover that this hostile and unknown environment is home to enormous and terrifying monsters immune to their firepower. In their desperate battle for survival, the unit encounters the mysterious Hunter (T...

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Monster Hunter - Brand new trailer
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
Sony Pictures UK has made available a new trailer for Monster Hunter, starring Milla Jovovich. Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When an unexpected sandstorm transports Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a new world, the soldiers are shocked to discover that this hostile and unknown environment is home to enormous and terrifying monsters immune to their firepower. In their desperate battle for survival, the unit encounters the mysterious Hunter (T...

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Monster Hunter - Brand new trailer
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
Sony Pictures UK has made available a new trailer for Monster Hunter, starring Milla Jovovich. Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When an unexpected sandstorm transports Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a new world, the soldiers are shocked to discover that this hostile and unknown environment is home to enormous and terrifying monsters immune to their firepower. In their desperate battle for survival, the unit encounters the mysterious Hunter (T...

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An Anderson classic gets vinyl release
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
Fireball XL5 LP CoverTo celebrate Gerry and Sylvia Anderson's legacy, Silva Screen is releasing music from the Anderson's iconic TV shows in CD, digital and vinyl formats on January 11th. Following the releases of UFO, Supercar and Thunderbirds soundtracks, Fireball XL5 is the 4th release in the series. It is newly compiled, mastered and designed by the creative team at Fanderson - The Official Gerry And Sylvia A...

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More rare Japanese gems from Arrow Video in 2021
Posted in News, Saturday 19th December 2020
The Invisible Man AppearsArrow Video have done it again! Finally released outside Japan for the very first time, The Invisible Man Appears/The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly are unique riffs on H.G. Wells' classic character (though undoubtedly also indebted to Universal's iconic film series) are two of the earliest examples of tokusatsu (special effects) cinema from Daiei Studios, later the home of Gamera. ...

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Will you join The Vigil in January?
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
The Vigil CoverFollowing its successful theatrical release, audiences who missed The Vigil in cinemas will have the chance to be spooked by the supernatural Blumhouse horror when it's released on DVD 4th January 2021. The Vigil is also available on digital platforms in the UK and Ireland now. This startling debut feature from Keith Thomas is placed in an unusual and evocative setting, it's beautifully crafted, packed...

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Post-apocalyptic gore-filled sci-fi horror classic of the early '90s, Mindwarp coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
Mindwarp coverEureka Entertainment will release Mindwarp [aka Brain Slasher], the post-apocalyptic gore-filled sci-fi horror classic of the early 90s, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK as part of the Eureka Classics range from 22 February 2021. The first print run of 2000 copies will feature a Limited-Edition O-card Slipcase and Collector's Booklet. In the future, life will be a dream. And reality a nightmare. ...

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Post-apocalyptic gore-filled sci-fi horror classic of the early '90s, Mindwarp coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
Mindwarp coverEureka Entertainment will release Mindwarp [aka Brain Slasher], the post-apocalyptic gore-filled sci-fi horror classic of the early 90s, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK as part of the Eureka Classics range from 22 February 2021. The first print run of 2000 copies will feature a Limited-Edition O-card Slipcase and Collector's Booklet. In the future, life will be a dream. And reality a nightmare. ...

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A killer creature double feature as two terrifying tales take flight with fright!
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
Nightwing-SotH PackshotEureka Entertainment is to release a 1970s Killer creature double feature of Nightwing and Shadow of the Hawk, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK, presented as part of the Eureka Classics range from 15 March 2021. The first print run of 2000 copies will feature a Limited-Edition Collector's Booklet. Are a wave of mysterious deaths on a Native American reservation being caused by ki...

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Uncut at last, Tammy and the T-Rex
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
Tammy and the T RexOn 1st February 101 Films will release title 018 on the 101 Films Black Label, a first UK release for the outrageous Tammy and the T-Rex, directed by Stewart Raffill (The Ice Pirates) and starring Denise Richards and Paul Walker in early roles. Originally released in heavily cut PG-13 form, this release is the recently restored Gore Cut of the film, presented as originally conceived in all its g...

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Who wants an audio adventure on Rutan Blob green vinyl?
Posted in News, Wednesday 16th December 2020
Doctor Who Horror of Fang RockDemon Records will release the thrilling narrated TV soundtrack of the vintage four-part adventure at sea, The Horror of Fang Rock starring Tom Baker as the Doctor on February 19th 2021. A remote lighthouse in the early 1900s is the scene of this suspenseful adventure for the Doctor and Leela, when a light in the sky and a sudden dense fog are the preludes to a night of ter...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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Horror Channel ushers in New Year with monstrous Saturday night premieres
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th December 2020
Horror Channel gets the New Year off to a horrifying start with three thrilling primetime Saturday night channel premieres, including John Schlesinger's gripping psychological thriller Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton. Plus, there's Clive Barker's dark monster fantasy Nightbreed, starring David Cronenberg, and Anthony DiBlasi's claustrophobic, intensely creepy Last Shift...

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From the creator of Final Destination comes The Call
Posted in News, Wednesday 9th December 2020
The Call DVD coverDazzler Media presents acclaimed, retro-style horror The Call, from the creator of Final Destination and starring horror legends Lin Shaye (Insidious franchise, Dead End) and Tobin Bell (Saw franchise, The Flash), arriving on DVD and Digital 11th January 2021. After a tragic accident, a group of small town friends must survive the night in the home of a sinister couple. One by one, their worst nig...

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Grimmfest presents Christmas Horror Nights
Posted in News, Wednesday 9th December 2020
Christmas Nights PosterWelcome to Christmas Horror Nights brought to you by Grimmfest. 2 nights of awesome horror movie premieres, available to view online on Friday 11th and Saturday 12th December. Relax at home and enjoy some festive horror. The line up of feature films includes Deathcember, For the Sake of Vicious, Rose and Red Screening, the full list can be viewed at the Film Guide with additional short ...

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More Horror hits My5 in December
Posted in Features, News, Wednesday 9th December 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_DecIf you've got access to My5 you catch up with some Horror Channel prime cuts right now!

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More Horror hits My5 in December
Posted in Features, News, Wednesday 9th December 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_DecIf you've got access to My5 you catch up with some Horror Channel prime cuts right now!

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Cristian Solimeno's superb thriller The Glass Man to finally get a UK release
Posted in News, Tuesday 1st December 2020
The Glass Man PosterTigermoth Moving Pictures and Central City Media have announced the UK digital release of the psychological horror thriller The Glass Man on December 7th. The film includes a strong British cast of Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories) and James Cosmo (Game of Thrones), as well as horror icon Neve Campbell (Scream). The Glass Man originally screened at Frightfest in 2011 to critical acclaim and now has its ...

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Cristian Solimeno's superb thriller The Glass Man to finally get a UK release
Posted in News, Tuesday 1st December 2020
The Glass Man PosterTigermoth Moving Pictures and Central City Media have announced the UK digital release of the psychological horror thriller The Glass Man on December 7th. The film includes a strong British cast of Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories) and James Cosmo (Game of Thrones), as well as horror icon Neve Campbell (Scream). The Glass Man originally screened at Frightfest in 2011 to critical acclaim and now has its ...

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A Blu-ray to get Re-animated about!
Posted in News, Monday 30th November 2020
BEYOND_REANIMATOR_2D_BDJeffrey Combs (The Frighteners) returns as everyone's favourite mad doctor in Beyond Re-Animator, the second sequel to Stuart Gordon's undisputed 1985 splatter classic Re-Animator. Finally being held accountable for his catastrophic experiments in re-animating the dead, Dr Herbert West (Combs) finds himself incarcerated at a maximum-security penitentiary. With the arrival of a new prison...

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A Blu-ray to get Re-animated about!
Posted in News, Monday 30th November 2020
BEYOND_REANIMATOR_2D_BDJeffrey Combs (The Frighteners) returns as everyone's favourite mad doctor in Beyond Re-Animator, the second sequel to Stuart Gordon's undisputed 1985 splatter classic Re-Animator. Finally being held accountable for his catastrophic experiments in re-animating the dead, Dr Herbert West (Combs) finds himself incarcerated at a maximum-security penitentiary. With the arrival of a new prison...

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A Blu-ray to get Re-animated about!
Posted in News, Monday 30th November 2020
BEYOND_REANIMATOR_2D_BDJeffrey Combs (The Frighteners) returns as everyone's favourite mad doctor in Beyond Re-Animator, the second sequel to Stuart Gordon's undisputed 1985 splatter classic Re-Animator. Finally being held accountable for his catastrophic experiments in re-animating the dead, Dr Herbert West (Combs) finds himself incarcerated at a maximum-security penitentiary. With the arrival of a new prison...

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Doctor Who and Dirk Gently releases in January thanks to Demon Records
Posted in News, Monday 30th November 2020
Doctor Who The Edge of TimeDemon Music continue to deliver high-end vinyl releases featuring everyone's favourite genre characters and start 2021 with a cool pair of titles. Doctor Who: The Edge of Time - Original Videogame Soundtrack concerns a mysterious enemy which threatens to tear apart the universe and only you can stop them! Yes this is the score to the immersive VR video game. Armed with the Sonic ...

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Supermarionation classic, Fireball XL5 coming to vinyl
Posted in News, Monday 23rd November 2020
Fireball XL5 VinylBarry Gray's soundtrack LP to the 1962 series Fireball XL5 from Gerry and Sylvia Anderson will be released on vinyl early in 2021 on Silva Screen Records, the next in a series of Anderson releases which has so far featured UFO, Supercar and Thunderbirds. This 7" single features two tracks from the upcoming album: Side 1 - Fireball (Don Spencer and the XL5), Side 2 - Zero G (Barry Gray and his Spac...

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BBC Audio presents the immersive, multifaceted sci-fi drama Forest 404
Posted in News, Monday 23rd November 2020
Forest 404 CoverBBC Audio are pleased to present an impressive and captivating environmental thriller, Forest 404, in a remarkable feat of audio publishing. Forest 404, publishing 21st January 2021, is a dystopian sci-fi drama series with an all-female cast, starring Pearl Mackie (Doctor Who) as the lead, with original theme music by Bonobo, comprising of 9 drama episodes, 9 accompanying talks, 9 immersive soundscapes i...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Horror Channel unwraps its slate of seasonal shockers
Posted in Features, Tuesday 17th November 2020
Horror Channe; December BannerXmas hauntings, festive nightmares, sadistic serial killers and warrior priests...Be prepared for seasonal shocks a-plenty on Horror Channel this December, with a selection of prime-time movies including an Xmas Day screening of Frank Khalfoun's boundary-pushing Christmas crime slasher P2, starring Wes Bentley and the George Clooney/Steven Soderbergh produced Wind Chill, in which Emily...

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Dawn of the Dead: Limited 4K Edition
Posted in Reviews, Monday 16th November 2020
DAWN_OF_THE_DEAD_3D_BD_SLIPCASE_PACK_ (1)Dawn of the Dead: Limited 4K Edition Certificate 18 Second Sight Films Arriving 10 years after the seminal Night of the Living Dead had ushered in a new era of zombie films, George A Romero returned to his undead roots to deliver, what many consider to be the greatest zombie, if not horror movie of all time, Dawn of the Dead. The movie has been rele...

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Dawn of the Dead: Limited 4K Edition
Posted in Reviews, Monday 16th November 2020
DAWN_OF_THE_DEAD_3D_BD_SLIPCASE_PACK_ (1)Dawn of the Dead: Limited 4K Edition Certificate 18 Second Sight Films Arriving 10 years after the seminal Night of the Living Dead had ushered in a new era of zombie films, George A Romero returned to his undead roots to deliver, what many consider to be the greatest zombie, if not horror movie of all time, Dawn of the Dead. The movie has been rele...

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VHS retro horror "Rent-A-Pal" starring Wil Wheaton coming to download and DVD
Posted in News, Sunday 15th November 2020
RENT_A_PALA huge hit from Grimmfest Online Edition in October, Rent-A-Pal is be released on Digital Download on November 16th and DVD January 11th. Set in 1990, a lonely bachelor named David (Brian Landis Folkins) searches for an escape from the day-to-day drudgery of caring for his aging mother (Kathleen Brady). While seeking a partner through a video dating service, he discovers a strange VHS tape called Rent-A-Pal. Host...

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Interview with Scott Reiniger star of the original Dawn of the Dead
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th November 2020
DAWN_OF_THE_DEAD_3D_BD_SLIPCASE_PACK_ (1)On the eve of a stunning new 4K box set of George A Romero's Dawn of the Dead from Second Sight Films, we chat to one of its stars, Scott Reiniger about this incredible film. HC: How did you first become involved with Dawn of the Dead? SR: Well, I was in New York, I was a stage actor in New York and I went to college with Christine Forrest, who later ...

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Interview with Scott Reiniger star of the original Dawn of the Dead
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 15th November 2020
DAWN_OF_THE_DEAD_3D_BD_SLIPCASE_PACK_ (1)On the eve of a stunning new 4K box set of George A Romero's Dawn of the Dead from Second Sight Films, we chat to one of its stars, Scott Reiniger about this incredible film. HC: How did you first become involved with Dawn of the Dead? SR: Well, I was in New York, I was a stage actor in New York and I went to college with Christine Forrest, who later ...

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Shocking... disturbing... The movie they tried to ban... Its score is coming to vinyl!
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th November 2020
Silent Night Deadly Night coverPerry Botkin's chilling electronic score to the famed and much loved 1984 festive slasher, Silent Night Deadly Night is as charming, warm, disturbing and extreme as the movie. Immediately the record starts with the first time on vinyl track of a young child carol singer juxtaposed against the hard edged bombastic main theme. From there it doesn't let up! In this cult cl...

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Shaun Hutson's Progeny Spawns new novel for fans
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th November 2020
Progeny by Shaun HutsonBritish horror legend Shaun Hutson releases a new hardback novel, Progeny and the paperback version of his hit 2019 hardback novel, Testament. Both novels are published by Caffeine Nights Publishing and supported with eBook and audio versions. Progeny is the long-awaited sequel to his 1983 bestselling novel, Spawn. Caffeine Nights commissioned the original cover artist, for Spawn, Mark ...

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Shaun Hutson's Progeny Spawns new novel for fans
Posted in News, Tuesday 10th November 2020
Progeny by Shaun HutsonBritish horror legend Shaun Hutson releases a new hardback novel, Progeny and the paperback version of his hit 2019 hardback novel, Testament. Both novels are published by Caffeine Nights Publishing and supported with eBook and audio versions. Progeny is the long-awaited sequel to his 1983 bestselling novel, Spawn. Caffeine Nights commissioned the original cover artist, for Spawn, Mark ...

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All the creatures will be stirring in November!
Posted in News, Sunday 8th November 2020
AllTheCreaturesWereStirring_2DDanse Macabre is pleased to announce the UK and Irish DVD and VOD release of Rebekah and David Ian McKendry's Christmas themed horror, All The Creatures Were Stirring on November 23rd.. Constance Wu (Hustlers) and Jonathan Kite (2 Broke Girls) headline a sensational cast in this devilish stocking stuffer of a movie in which an awkward date leads a mismatched couple to a str...

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Possessor will take you over this November thanks to Signature
Posted in News, Sunday 8th November 2020
POSSESSOR_UK_QUADFrom the visionary mind of writer director Brandon Cronenberg (Antiviral), Possessor is a game-changing sci-fi thriller about elite, corporate assassin Tasya Vos (Andrea Riseborough, Mandy). Using brain-implant technology, Vos takes control of other people's bodies to execute high profile targets. As she sinks deeper into her latest assignment Vos becomes trapped inside a mind that threatens to obl...

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Lock-down horror hit Host is coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Sunday 8th November 2020
Second Sight LogoSecond Sight Films shares the scares, as they announce the Blu-ray release of director Rob Savage's (Britannia, Soulmates) lockdown horror hit, the hair-raising Host. Fans of the affectingly contemporary, universally acclaimed Shudder Original film can expect a special feature packed edition release on 19 January 2021, following its theatrical and digital release later this year. Six friends get tog...

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Would you dare open the Book of Monsters?
Posted in News, Thursday 5th November 2020
Lyndsey Craine_Michaela Longden_Lizzie Aaryn-Stanton_Book of MonstersBring the Monsters home on November 30th with the Book of Monsters 2-Disk Collector's Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo from Dark Rift Films. Available for the first time on disk in the UK, Book of Monsters is a dark horror comedy in the vein of 'The Evil Dead II' and 'Shaun of the Dead' filled with practica...

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Would you dare open the Book of Monsters?
Posted in News, Thursday 5th November 2020
Lyndsey Craine_Michaela Longden_Lizzie Aaryn-Stanton_Book of MonstersBring the Monsters home on November 30th with the Book of Monsters 2-Disk Collector's Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo from Dark Rift Films. Available for the first time on disk in the UK, Book of Monsters is a dark horror comedy in the vein of 'The Evil Dead II' and 'Shaun of the Dead' filled with practica...

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Would you dare open the Book of Monsters?
Posted in News, Thursday 5th November 2020
Lyndsey Craine_Michaela Longden_Lizzie Aaryn-Stanton_Book of MonstersBring the Monsters home on November 30th with the Book of Monsters 2-Disk Collector's Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo from Dark Rift Films. Available for the first time on disk in the UK, Book of Monsters is a dark horror comedy in the vein of 'The Evil Dead II' and 'Shaun of the Dead' filled with practica...

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Johnny Kevorkian - Director / Writer / Producer 1972 - 2020
Posted in News, Thursday 5th November 2020
Johnny KevorkianIt is with great sadness that we learned of the untimely passing of one of the most talented creatives around, Johnny Kevorkian. A familiar face at FrightFest and behind one of the most acclaimed sci-fi thrillers in recent years, Await Further Instructions he was working on new projects right up until his death aged only 48. Originally from Cyprus, Johnny Kevorkian graduated in Film from the Univ...

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Interview with Steve Speirs, star of Concrete Plans
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 1st November 2020
Concrete Plans posterWelsh, Scottish and Ukranian dialects clash in Concrete Plans, a stand-out movie from Will Jewell which has just been released by FrightFest Presents via Signature. Its a super and very dark thriller with an outstanding cast headed up by Steve Speirs. Here he chats about this amazing piece. Be warned this interview contains some spoilers about the movie. If in doubt watch the movie before read...

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John Carpenter's Lost Themes III: Alive After Death
Posted in News, Friday 30th October 2020
John Carpenter Lost Themes III coverRenowned composer and director John Carpenter has announced his first album of non-soundtrack music in nearly five years, Lost Themes III: Alive After Death, which is set for a February 5th release on Sacred Bones. John famously called the first Lost Themes album "a soundtrack for the movies in your mind.". On Alive After Death those movies are even more vivid...

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A movie to cast a Spell on you
Posted in News, Friday 30th October 2020
Spell Key Art 1000 x 1440Omari Hardwick (Sorry to Bother You), Loretta Devine (Crash) and John Beasley (The Sum of All Fears) star in the terrifying thriller Spell which is being unleashed just in time for you to treat yourself this Halloween. You're able to Devour this spine-tingling chiller on Download & Keep or rental formats from today thanks to Paramount Home Entertainment. While flying to his father...

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Interview with Adrian Langley, director of Butchers.
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 27th October 2020
FrightFest-Halloween-2020Butchers is a superb piece of horror cinema from Adrian Langley. Here he chats about this grim and gruesome piece and his plans for the future. HC: Where did the idea for Butchers come from? AL: Butchers came from two of Daniel Weissenberger's old screenplays - he writes a lot - and I remixed them with some ideas that had been kicking around in my head after having read those scr...

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Horror Channel is now on Freeview channel 68
Posted in Features, News, Tuesday 27th October 2020
Freeview logoHorror Channel has moved to Freeview Channel 68 so you may need to re-tune to ensure you don't miss out on our super scary Halloween line-up plus much more. Any issues with retuning check the Freeview website.

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Horror Channel is now on Freeview channel 68
Posted in Features, News, Tuesday 27th October 2020
Freeview logoHorror Channel has moved to Freeview Channel 68 so you may need to re-tune to ensure you don't miss out on our super scary Halloween line-up plus much more. Any issues with retuning check the Freeview website.

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Interview with Andrew Thomas Hunt, director of Spare Parts.
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 27th October 2020
Spare PartsFrightFest is all about the diversity of movies, none more so than Spare Parts from director Andrew Thomas Hunt. This superb mash-up of gladiator-style fighting and a scorching soundtrack is desitined to become a cult classic so we chatted to Andrew about this movie. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? AH: I did - from the age of 16. I was a huge fan of David Cronenberg's ...

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And the winner is... Benny Loves You!
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 26th October 2020
The winner of the FrightFest Horror Channel First Blood Award 2020 is... Benny Loves You! Here, Channel Manager Stewart Bridle chats to its very talented director, Karl Holt.

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Interview with Liam O'Donnell director of SKYLIN3S
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
skylin3s-posterFrightFest Digital Edition 2 concludes tonight with an out-of-this-world premiere, SKYLIN3S. Here its writer and director Liam O'Donnell talks about this and the other entries in this sci-fi series. HC: You've been involved with the Skyline series of movies from the start, where did the initial idea come from? LD: Initially the idea just came from, we were sort of do it ourselves film makers and I h...

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Interview with Liam O'Donnell director of SKYLIN3S
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
skylin3s-posterFrightFest Digital Edition 2 concludes tonight with an out-of-this-world premiere, SKYLIN3S. Here its writer and director Liam O'Donnell talks about this and the other entries in this sci-fi series. HC: You've been involved with the Skyline series of movies from the start, where did the initial idea come from? LD: Initially the idea just came from, we were sort of do it ourselves film makers and I h...

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Interview with Paul Tanter director and co-writer of The Nights Before Christmas
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
The Nights Before Christmas-posterProlific creative Paul Tanter has delivered a real treat for FrightFest pass holders today, the blood-splattered shocker, The Nights Before Christmas. Here he chats about this cracker of a movie. HC: Have you always been a fan of the horror genre? PT: Absolutely. One of my first cinema memories is my dad taking me to see Fright Night in 1985 and there being a pro...

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Interview with Simon Phillips, star and co-writer of The Nights Before Christmas
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
The Nights Before Christmas-posterSeasonal slashers are once again coming into vogue but none as brutal as The Nights Before Christmas. Here, its star and co-writer Simon Phillips tells all about this movie. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? SP: I don't know if I ever was sure I was going to be in the film industry but as a child I sure liked talking ...

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Interview with Elza Kephart, director and co-writer of Slaxx
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
SLAXX_Elza_(C)photoB-Calmeau_0125FrightFest is all about originality and new talent and 2020 has been a belter of a year for such things. Slaxx from Elza Kephart is a prime example of the new and exciting creative talent that's out there at the moment. We chatted to Elza about this superb shocker. HC: Are you a big horror movie fan? EK: Yes, huge! I started my horror adventure when I was a pre-teen,...

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Hair scares, killer jeans, Santa slays and an invasion from above. Day 5 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
slaxx-posterWe reach the final day of FrightFest but what awaits us will ensure that the event ends not with a bang but with an alien invasion! It's always exciting when new creatives release work and The Stylist from Jill Gervargizian is no exception. Everyone dreams of being someone else... but for Claire that dream goes from an obsession to a living nightmare. Her job as a hairstylist allows her to move through other...

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Hair scares, killer jeans, Santa slays and an invasion from above. Day 5 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 25th October 2020
slaxx-posterWe reach the final day of FrightFest but what awaits us will ensure that the event ends not with a bang but with an alien invasion! It's always exciting when new creatives release work and The Stylist from Jill Gervargizian is no exception. Everyone dreams of being someone else... but for Claire that dream goes from an obsession to a living nightmare. Her job as a hairstylist allows her to move through other...

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Interview with Adam Leader and Richard Oakes, co-directors of Hosts
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
hosts-posterHosts is a dark, brooding and sinister movie from two very talented creatives, Adam Leader and Richard Oakes. Here they chat about this outstanding movie. HC: Have you always been fans of this genre? AL: Yes, the first film I ever watched was the original Nightmare on Elm Street when I was eight years old. That turned me on to the horror genre, and since then I became absolutely horror obsessed. Every week...

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Interview with Barry Keating, writer of Embryo
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Barry Keating at NIGHTWORLD on 25/08/2017Barry Keating is a scriptwriter who has had quite a number of movies at FrightFest over the years. He's back with another shocker for 2020, this time the truth might be out there in Embryo. We chatted to him about this sci-fi chiller. HC: We show another of your movies on Horror, Nightworld, what's it like writing a script, which has h...

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Interview with Barry Keating, writer of Embryo
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Barry Keating at NIGHTWORLD on 25/08/2017Barry Keating is a scriptwriter who has had quite a number of movies at FrightFest over the years. He's back with another shocker for 2020, this time the truth might be out there in Embryo. We chatted to him about this sci-fi chiller. HC: We show another of your movies on Horror, Nightworld, what's it like writing a script, which has h...

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Interview with Patricio Valladares, director of Embryo
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Embryo image 1Chilean director Patricio Valladares is back at FrightFest and this time he's taking us into the science fiction zone with Embryo. Here he chats about working with Robert Englund on Nightworld and this sci-fi shocker. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror and sci-fi movies? PV: Yes, from my childhood, my old brother watched Jason Voorhees and A Nightmare on Elm Street film series at home with a coup...

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Interview with Patricio Valladares, director of Embryo
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Embryo image 1Chilean director Patricio Valladares is back at FrightFest and this time he's taking us into the science fiction zone with Embryo. Here he chats about working with Robert Englund on Nightworld and this sci-fi shocker. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror and sci-fi movies? PV: Yes, from my childhood, my old brother watched Jason Voorhees and A Nightmare on Elm Street film series at home with a coup...

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Interview with Lucy Harvey and Danielle Kummer, directors of Alien on Stage
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
alien-on-stage-posterFrightFest always has a fine selection of documentaries showing, but none have touched hearts like Alien on Stage. This warm and loving look at an amateur stage production of the classic movie Alien has been placed in the running for the Horror Channel sponsored First Blood award so we chatted to directors Lucy Harvey and Danielle Kummer about this wonderful project. HC: How long have you wo...

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Interview with Marc Price, director of Dune Drifter
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Marc PriceMarc Price, the guy who once made a movie for £50 (remember Colin?) is back and this time he's delivered a far-out sumptuous sci-fi flick, Dune Drifter. Here he chats about this amazing movie. HC: Where did the idea for Dune Drifter come from as its very different to what you've done before? MP: I'm a big sci-fi fan. It's a genre I've always felt quite close to. The storytelling tropes appeal to the way I...

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Interview with Karl Holt, writer, and director of Benny Loves You
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Karl Benny loves youWant to see a movie that's described as "Child's Play meets Fatal Attraction"? Benny Loves You from director Karl Holt is for you. We asked this talented creative about this superb movie aqnd about being nominated in the Horror Channel sponsored First Blood award. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? KH: At the age of 9 or 10 I watched Halloween an...

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Interview with Reese Eveneshen and Gabriel Carrer, co-directors of For the Sake of Vicious
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
for-the-sake-of-vicious-posterFrightFest has always championed creatives from Canada and 2020 is no exception. A stand-out movie is the brutal shocker For the Sake of Vicious. Here co-directors Reese Eveneshen and Gabriel Carrer talk us through its production. HC: Where did the idea come from? The initial story was was from Gabe. We had talked it over at a mall food court one afternoon, the idea of t...

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Interview with Airell Anthony Hayles, writer of Heckle
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
Heckle posterAirell Anthony Hayles takes us to the darker side of stand-up in the brutal movie Heckle which is having its world premiere at FrightFest today. Here he talks about this script and his future plans. HC: What inspired you to write Heckle? AH: I was going to a lot of stand up comedy and found the dynamic exhilarating. In that dark room there was complete freedom of speech and a purging of things somehow. I...

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Its all about First Blood! Day 4 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 24th October 2020
FrightFest Halloween 2020As you may know Horror Channel is once again proudly sponsoring the First Blood strand at FrightFest. Today three films, Alien On Stage, Redwood Massacre: Annihilation, and Benny Loves You will be competing alongside the two films shown at the August event, They're Outside and Playhouse for the title. Alien On Stage is an affectionate look at the story of the Dorset Bus Drivers who...

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Interview with Steve Guttenberg, star of Heckle
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 23rd October 2020
Heckle - Steve Guttenberg-WEBSteve Guttenberg is one of Hollywood's best loved actors and is known for playing characters you want to be with. But in Heckle, showing at FrightFest, Steve is showing his darker side... HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be in the movie industry? SG: I started acting in children's theatre when I was twelve and fell in love with the craft. HC: You've s...

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The return of Neil Marshall, sadistic butchers, and an all-girl punk band. Day 3 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2 (Part 2)
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 23rd October 2020
the-reckoning-posterThe night is still young as they say and for FrightFest passholders there is plenty more blood to be seen. Anything that director Neil Marshall is attached to is worth checking out and he's back at FrightFest doing what he does best, delivering atmospheric and challenging cinema. The Reckoning is set in England, 1665 where the great plague has caused a frenzy of fear, distrust and death. Despe...

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Karma, bio-hacking and a dodgy dealings! Day 3 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2 (Part 1)
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 23rd October 2020
Concrete Plans posterThe weekend is almost upon us but team FrightFest aren't going to rest up as they've a packed day of movies ready for pass holders. The day starts strongly with the new movie from Jeffrey Reddick, the creator of the Final Destination franchise, Don't Look Now. Walking through the park one day she sees a man brutally assaulted. But, instead of becoming a Good Samaritan, like her, no one interve...

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Interview with Jeffrey Reddick, writer and director of Don't Look Back
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 23rd October 2020
thumbnail_Jeff_Reddick_HeadshotJeffrey Reddick, creator of the Final Destination franchise is back, and this time he's behind the camera with Don't Look Back. This superb chiller is packed with atmosphere and tension and goes to show that he's just as talented directing as he is writing. Here he chats about this movie and his career to date. HC: Have you always been a big horror movie fan? JR: Abso...

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Interview with Shayne Ward, star of The Ascent
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 22nd October 2020
SHAYNE WARD NEW PROMO HEADSHOT 2020-6A special ops team on a mission in a war-torn country find themselves trapped on a never-ending staircase that they must climb - or they die! This is the premise for Tom Paton's superb, action-packed horror The Ascent which is having its UK TV premiere at 9pm on October 23rd. Here its star, Shayne Ward tells all about his career to date and how he became involved...

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Interview with Shayne Ward, star of The Ascent
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 22nd October 2020
SHAYNE WARD NEW PROMO HEADSHOT 2020-6A special ops team on a mission in a war-torn country find themselves trapped on a never-ending staircase that they must climb - or they die! This is the premise for Tom Paton's superb, action-packed horror The Ascent which is having its UK TV premiere at 9pm on October 23rd. Here its star, Shayne Ward tells all about his career to date and how he became involved...

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Interview with Derek Carl, director of The Brain That Wouldn't Die
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 22nd October 2020
Cult classics always have a place at FrightFest but 2020 contains one with a twist. Director Derek Carl has delivered an updated but caring re-imagining of the cult favourite, The Brain That Wouldn't Die. Here he chats about this unique movie. HC: When did you first see the original movie, The Brain that Wouldn't Die? DC: I watched the original film for the first time just a few months before we started wor...

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Existential trauma, the return of Chris Smith and drugged up ghost hunting! Day 2 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2 (Part 2)
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 22nd October 2020
dead-posterCanada has always been a hot bed of horror talent and FrightFest has always championed creatives from the Great White North. First film up this evening is from David Simpson, Dangerous To Know. A troubled young woman recovers from a suicide attempt in a secluded cabin, but when a series of unexplained and terrifying incidents occur, she realizes someone-or something-has a far darker future planned for her. Examini...

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Interview with Andy Collier and Tor Mian, directors of Sacrifice
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 22nd October 2020
Sacrifice 1FrightFest Digital Edition 2 is well underway and the first film up stars FrightFest favourite Barbara Crampton. Here co-directors Andy Collier and Tor Mian talk (not so seriously at times) about this Norwegian nightmare. HC: Have you always been horror movie fans? AC: When I was 12 the local video rental store wouldn't let me take porn films so Evil Dead and Zombie Flesh Eaters was the next best thing. And...

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Cosmic chills and transplant terror. Day 2 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2 (Part1)
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 22nd October 2020
Stranger-poster-2After the last night's double-bill of chills FrightFest settles down to deliver more movies that are designed to appeal to fans of the darker side of cinema. Here's what's on offer for the first half of tonight's programme! The world premiere of Sacrifice gets the evening off to a solid start with Barbara Crampton delivering one of her strongest performances yet. When Isaac and his pregnant wife Emm...

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Dare you log in? Day 1 of FrightFest Digital Edition 2
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 21st October 2020
held-posterWell, here we go again! Just weeks after the first FrightFest Digital Edition we welcome another and what a packed programme Team FrightFest have lined up for us. More details on daily showings over the next few posts. As usual the first day contains a couple of movies to get us all in the mood, a world premiere and a UK premiere. First up is Held which has been written by and stars Jill Awbrey as Emma who...

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Superb thriller Concrete Plans due in cinemas this November
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 19th October 2020
Concrete Plans (SIgnature Entertainment, 13th November 2020) [3]Showing on the Zavvi screen at FrightFest 2020, Concrete Plans is a stunning and brutal psychological chiller that will have you investing more in DIY rather than getting people in! High in the remote Welsh mountains, five builders are bought together to renovate a sprawling old farmhouse. Housed in mouldy Porta...

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Experience The Evil Dead like never before...in 4K!
Posted in News, Thursday 15th October 2020
The Evil Dead 4KSam Raimi's horror classic The Evil Dead is available on 4k Ultra HD for the first time on November 16 courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Writer/Director Raimi's relentless, gore-spattered debut is a landmark in horror cinema, a no-holds-barred onslaught of gruesome terror and nightmarish effects which has earned its rightful status as a legendary cult classic. Starring Bruce Campbell, and...

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Devils, demons and the Occult...Horror Channel gets possessed in November
Posted in Features, Thursday 15th October 2020
Possessed SeasonSaturday nights in November belong to the vice-like grip of Possessed Season on Horror Channel, with Channel premieres for Exorcist: The Beginning, the prequel to The Exorcist, starring Stellan Skarsgard as Father Merrin, the demon-beleaguered priest, and The Exorcist III, written and directed by William Peter Blatty. There is also a UK TV premiere for Chad Archibald's chilling occult fantasy The Heret...

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Devils, demons and the Occult...Horror Channel gets possessed in November
Posted in Features, Thursday 15th October 2020
Possessed SeasonSaturday nights in November belong to the vice-like grip of Possessed Season on Horror Channel, with Channel premieres for Exorcist: The Beginning, the prequel to The Exorcist, starring Stellan Skarsgard as Father Merrin, the demon-beleaguered priest, and The Exorcist III, written and directed by William Peter Blatty. There is also a UK TV premiere for Chad Archibald's chilling occult fantasy The Heret...

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Devils, demons and the Occult...Horror Channel gets possessed in November
Posted in Features, Thursday 15th October 2020
Possessed SeasonSaturday nights in November belong to the vice-like grip of Possessed Season on Horror Channel, with Channel premieres for Exorcist: The Beginning, the prequel to The Exorcist, starring Stellan Skarsgard as Father Merrin, the demon-beleaguered priest, and The Exorcist III, written and directed by William Peter Blatty. There is also a UK TV premiere for Chad Archibald's chilling occult fantasy The Heret...

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Devils, demons and the Occult...Horror Channel gets possessed in November
Posted in Features, Thursday 15th October 2020
Possessed SeasonSaturday nights in November belong to the vice-like grip of Possessed Season on Horror Channel, with Channel premieres for Exorcist: The Beginning, the prequel to The Exorcist, starring Stellan Skarsgard as Father Merrin, the demon-beleaguered priest, and The Exorcist III, written and directed by William Peter Blatty. There is also a UK TV premiere for Chad Archibald's chilling occult fantasy The Heret...

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Devils, demons and the Occult...Horror Channel gets possessed in November
Posted in Features, Thursday 15th October 2020
Possessed SeasonSaturday nights in November belong to the vice-like grip of Possessed Season on Horror Channel, with Channel premieres for Exorcist: The Beginning, the prequel to The Exorcist, starring Stellan Skarsgard as Father Merrin, the demon-beleaguered priest, and The Exorcist III, written and directed by William Peter Blatty. There is also a UK TV premiere for Chad Archibald's chilling occult fantasy The Heret...

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Interview with Ryan Kruger, writer and director of Fried Barry
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 11th October 2020
Fried BarryAnyone who as been to Grimmfest will know that the team behind the event try their very best to bring to their audience films that challenge and push as many envelopes as possible. Fried Barry from director Ryan Kruger is such a movie. Packed with mind-bending imagery and and emotional punch, this polarizing movie has to be seen just for its creativity and strong storytelling. Here, Ryan chats ab...

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Interview with Ryan Kruger, writer and director of Fried Barry
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 11th October 2020
Fried BarryAnyone who as been to Grimmfest will know that the team behind the event try their very best to bring to their audience films that challenge and push as many envelopes as possible. Fried Barry from director Ryan Kruger is such a movie. Packed with mind-bending imagery and and emotional punch, this polarizing movie has to be seen just for its creativity and strong storytelling. Here, Ryan chats ab...

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Interview with Deiondre Teagle, star of Death Ranch
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 11th October 2020
thumbnail_Brandon BloodGrimmfest 2020 is packed with new talent and one actor that stands out is Deiondre Teagle who styars in Charlie Steeds' grindhouse homage, Death Ranch. Here Deiondre explains his role and what it was like being part of such a bold movie. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be an actor? DT: I've definitely known my whole life I've wanted to be an actor. One of my favou...

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Interview with Faith Monique, star of Death Ranch
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 11th October 2020
FAITH MONIQUE INTERVIEW PHOTOGrimmfest 2020 is packed with world premieres and none so bold as Charlie Steed's Death Ranch. We chatted to one of its main stars, Faith Monique about her role in this brutal and brilliant movie. HC: Was there one person you saw at a young age who inspired you to want to become an actress? FM: Funny fact, I grew up without a TV! So, at a young age, I never had an actor th...

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Grindhouse style revenge and spaced-out aliens. Day 5 of Grimmfest
Posted in Features, Sunday 11th October 2020
Fried Barry PosterThe final day of Grimmfest 2020 holds five movies which will truly satisfy the horror needs of every genre fan out there. Death Ranch from prolific film maker Charlie Steeds takes us right back to the days of Blaxploitation movies and ups the violence and gore to its limit. 1970s USA, Three African American siblings on the run from the police take refuge at an abandon...

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Interview with Charlie Steeds, writer and director of Death Ranch
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 10th October 2020
CHARLIE STEEDS EDITED-23Horror movies and controversy always go hand in hand but when they tackle serious issues by using extreme violence to hammer home a point they can be very worthy. Death Ranch from Charlie Steeds is having its world premiere at Grimmfest so we chatted to him about this very strong movie. HC: What inspired you to write Death Ranch? CS: I'd always wanted to try making a movie with a 70...

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Rawhead Rex is coming to vinyl
Posted in News, Saturday 10th October 2020
Rawhead Rex coverThe long-awaited score album for the 1986 horror movie Rawhead Rex is released on Silva Screen Records on 30th October in digital, CD and vinyl formats. The 15-track album is penned by composer Colin Towns, known for The Puppet Masters, Space Truckers, Maybe Baby, Foyle's War, Doc Martin and Pie In The Sky. Rawhead Rex is a nuanced and lush horror score from a hugely talented composer at his best. T...

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Interview with Nicholas Santos, writer and director of It Cuts Deep
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 10th October 2020
It Cuts Deep Image 2At Grimmfest we're used to comedy horror but none as well written as It Cuts Deep from writer/director Nicholas Santos. Here he chats about this true dissection of a romance going terribly wrong. HC: Have you always been a big horror fan? NS: I've been a big horror fan since I was a little kid. Some of my favourite childhood memories are seeing Event Horizon with my dad when I was in second...

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Horror Channel's Stewart Bridle chats to the legendary director Mick Garris
Posted in Features, Saturday 10th October 2020
Today at Grimmfest, Mick Garris, who has been awarded the Horror Channel Grimmfest Lifetime Achievement Award will be taking part in a live Q&A. Earlier in the week he chatted to Horror's Channel Manager Stewart Bridle about his career.

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Robot or not? You have to decide! Day 4 of Grimmfest
Posted in Features, Saturday 10th October 2020
TriggeredAnother big day at Grimmfest 2020 with five more movies that are designed to intrigue and shock in equal measures. First up is I Am Ren which takes the soul of Philip K. Dick and places it firmly into a living nightmare. A young woman goes into therapy after she starts to believe that she is an android. Is she having a breakdown, is she being gaslighted by an abusive husband, or is she really the synthetic wife an...

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Interview with Robert Woods, director of An Ideal Host
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 10th October 2020
Robert WoodsEver had the dinner party from Hell with people you don't really relate to and seem alien? Well this is the premise of the the hilarious horror comedy An Ideal Host from director Robert Woods. Here he tells Horror about this cracking movie. HC: What did you think of the script when you first read it and what made you decide that this would be your first project as a director? RW: Tyler and I had been writ...

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WRWTFWW Records presents Ghoulies OST, Troll OST, and TerrorVision OST all on coloured vinyl
Posted in News, Friday 9th October 2020
WRWTFWW are proud to announce the official release of the soundtracks to 80s cult classics Ghoulies (1985), Troll (1986) and TerrorVision (1986), available in lovingly crafted packages and on limited edition coloured vinyl for the very first time! Established by producer and director Charles Band in 1983, Empire Pictures quickly became notorious for the horror-comedy classics made during its brief but legendary lifespan. With wild special effects, outrageous humour and over-the-top horror action Ghoulies, Troll and TerrorVision were three of Empire Pictures finest works, and each movie feat...

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Interview with Chad Ferrin, writer and director of The Deep Ones
Posted in Interviews, Friday 9th October 2020
Jeff Billings and Chad The Deep OnesH.P. Lovecraft's influence on horror cinema is immeasurable and continues to this very day. In fact, today at Grimmfest a movie called The Deep Ones is showing so we asked its writer and director Chad Ferrin and how the great man himself has influenced his work. HC: When was the first time you heard or read anything by or about HP Lovecraft? CF: My parents w...

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Icons, Shamen and unexpected guests! More from Day 3 of Grimmfest
Posted in Features, Friday 9th October 2020
GRIMMFEST 2020 POSTER a5Exclusive to pass holders, Grimmfest 2020 are hosting a Female Horror Icons Panel this evening. This event will consist of a short intro video and a live online Q&A with various female horror icons, including Pollyanna McIntosh, Caroline Williams, Adrienne Barbeau, Kelli Maroney, Natasha Halevi, Tiffany Schepsis and Krista Allen. Back to the movies and following the Icons panel we have...

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Interview with Cody Calahan, director of The Oak Room
Posted in Interviews, Friday 9th October 2020
The Oak Room - Director Headshot (Calahan, Cody) (Photo Credit - Miz Monday)If you like your horror to have a "Twilight Zone" style twist then The Oak Room is for you. Showing today at Grimmfest we chatted to its director, Cody Calahan. HC: We show your movie, Let Her Out on the Horror Channel here in the UK, what was the best thing you remember from making that movi...

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Interview with Cody Calahan, director of The Oak Room
Posted in Interviews, Friday 9th October 2020
The Oak Room - Director Headshot (Calahan, Cody) (Photo Credit - Miz Monday)If you like your horror to have a "Twilight Zone" style twist then The Oak Room is for you. Showing today at Grimmfest we chatted to its director, Cody Calahan. HC: We show your movie, Let Her Out on the Horror Channel here in the UK, what was the best thing you remember from making that movi...

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Deadly dogs, bar room tales and Lovecraftian madness. Day 3 of Grimmfest
Posted in Features, Friday 9th October 2020
The Oak Room - Poster Main (Web)The first full day of Grimmfest 2020 is here and with it comes a prime selection of top shockers. The first part of the day has three movies which take often used tropes but gives them a smart and cool twist. Ropes from director Jose Luis Montesinos is a movie that has plenty of tension thanks to cool direction. With the sorrow for her sister's death still very recent, Elen...

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Interview with actress Mary Madaline Roe, star of They Reach
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 8th October 2020
Mary Madaline RoeGrimmfest continues to champion new talent in front and and behind the camera. Mary Madaline Roe is the star on the superb retro chiller, They Reach and here she chats to Horror about this festival favourite. HC: For someone so young you've built up an impressive resume, can you recall how you felt when you first walked out onto a movie set? MMR: When I first walked onto the film set, I was very...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go into the cornfields! Day 2 of Grimmfest
Posted in Features, Thursday 8th October 2020
Unearth poster for WebAs we start to wind down for the weekend, we find Grimmfest beginning to shift gear and push forward with a trio of movies which will open your eyes as well as your minds! First up it's The Special, a movie which combines body horror and humour to a perfectly balanced mix. Suspecting his wife of infidelity, Jerry is persuaded by his best friend to accompany him to a brothel to sample 'The ...

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Interview with Brea Grant, the writer and director of 12 Hour Shift
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 7th October 2020
Brea Grant BW35-02012 Hour Shift is one of the best from Grimmfest 2020. The movie stars Angela Bettis, David Arquette, Chloe Farnworth and Mick Fole and is a grim, funny, dark and hugely entreating piece which has been written and directed by Brea Grant. Here she chats about this superb movie. HC: Did you know from an early age that you wanted to be in show business? G: Not really. I grew up in a small town ...

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Don't be alone, tune into Grimmfest 2020
Posted in Features, Wednesday 7th October 2020
Brea Grant-6070-smallerWell, Grimmfest 2020 has finally started and with it comes a double-bill of movies that will captivate and entertain in equal measure. First up is Alone from director John Hyams, a man who has cut his directing teeth on TV shows such as Chicago Fire and Z Nation. The film concerns a recently widowed woman who is abducted by a cold-blooded killer, only to escape into the wilderness wher...

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Grimmfest 2020 is go... at 11am.
Posted in Features, Wednesday 7th October 2020
GRIMMFEST 2020 POSTER a5Although Grimmfest 2020 will be online for the first time ever, this hasn't stopped the festival from delivering some of the finest features around which celebrate the genre. We will be delivering interviews and info from the festival as usual so look out for loads of interviews with cast and crew from the movies showing. Today is all about Exclusive Pass Holder content. From 11am t...

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Interview with John C. Lyons and Dorota Swies the co-directors of Unearth
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 7th October 2020
UNEARTHGrimmfest gets underway today and as usual has a superb collection of genre movies for all to enjoy and this time, due to global circumstances is online. One movie that stands out is the very original, Unearth which is a deep and effective movie with a message for us all. Here it's directors John C. Lyons and Dorota Swies talk about this powerful piece. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work i...

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Available now Beyond The Mirror's Image from Dream Division
Posted in News, Saturday 3rd October 2020
Beyond The Mirrors ImageFancy a synth heavy and moody horror music masterstroke? If so, Burning Witches Records has the title for you the new album by Dream Division, Beyond The Mirror's Image. Tom McDowell, the creative force behind Dream Division says he was, "...inspired by the sound of classic 80s slashers I wanted to put together a collection of riff heavy, horror synth 'themes' with gothic undertones...

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Interview with Toby Poser, co-director, co-writer and co-star of The Deeper You Dig
Posted in Interviews, Friday 2nd October 2020
TheDeeperYouDig-Ivy_and_candleThemes of family, loss and survival intersect on the thin line that separates the living from the dead in The Deeper You Dig, the latest feature written, directed by and starring filmmaking family the Adams Family. Here, co-director, co-writer and co-star Toby Poser tells all about this superior chiller. HC: Where did the idea for The Deeper You Dig come from? TP: Horror...

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces bumper line-up for its October 2020 Digital edition
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 2nd October 2020
FrightFest October BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual for the second time in 2020, having taken the decision to cancel its planned physical event at the Cineworld, Leicester Square, due to continuing COVID restrictions. The forty-five feature film line-up will merge the in-cinema selection with brand new titles to provide an online festival experience from October 21-October 25. As with the August...

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces bumper line-up for its October 2020 Digital edition
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 2nd October 2020
FrightFest October BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual for the second time in 2020, having taken the decision to cancel its planned physical event at the Cineworld, Leicester Square, due to continuing COVID restrictions. The forty-five feature film line-up will merge the in-cinema selection with brand new titles to provide an online festival experience from October 21-October 25. As with the August...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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Selected Horror Channel content now available on My5!
Posted in Features, Thursday 1st October 2020
Horror_WebBanner_My5_October Horror Channel fans will be able to enjoy prime cuts from our scary schedule on My5 from October 1st! Yes, when accessing the My5 on demand video catch up service you'll be able to view some of Horror's finest slices for free with a carefully curated collection each month for you to relish. Highlights to look out for over the coming months are slasher classic Hatchet, Satani...

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12 Hour Shift score coming to vinyl in November
Posted in News, Friday 25th September 2020
12 Hour ShiftFestival fave 12 Hour Shift is a stunning 2020 American black comedy, horror, thriller film written and directed by Brea Grant and stars Angela Bettis, Kit Williamson, and David Arquette. Already a massive hit across the globe the film concentrates on Bettis who plays Mandy, a drug-addicted nurse involved in a black market organ-trading scheme. But things turn ugly across her night shift and she has more t...

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Arrow Video FrightFest cancels October Cineworld event midst growing COVID restrictions
Posted in Frightfest, Wednesday 23rd September 2020
FrightFest Digital BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual for the second time in 2020, having taken the difficult decision to cancel its planned physical event at the Cineworld, Leicester Square. due to continuing COVID restrictions making the event socially, practically and commercially untenable. The digital edition will run over the same days, from October 22-25 October, and will combine the in-cinema...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Horror Channel to present a Halloween double-bill of Corin Hardy's The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's Fright Fest.
Posted in Features, Tuesday 15th September 2020
Horror Channel Halloween socialOctober boasts eleven premieres on Horror Channel, including a hellish Halloween night double-bill of Corin Hardy's impressive Irish monster movie debut The Hallow and Ante Novakovic's rampant Halloween slasher Fright Fest. Both channel premieres will be broadcast on Saturday 31 October, at 9pm and 10.55pm respectively. There are also four prime-time UK premieres: Demon ...

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Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula to open Arrow Video FrightFest October 2020
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 10th September 2020
FrightFest - October 2020 event - bannerFour years after Train to Busan was voted the most popular FrightFest Closing Night film ever, comes the hotly anticipated stand-alone sequel, Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula, which will open this year's Arrow Video FrightFest October event, courtesy of Studiocanal. The film will play on Thursday October 22, 6pm, across three screens at the Cineworld, Leices...

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Interview with the legendary actress Lin Shaye about being part of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 9th September 2020
Lin Shaye and Ruben PlaLin Shaye is an actress that need no introduction. Her screen work over the last few decades has seen her appear in countless movies such as Nightmare on Elm Street, Critters or more recently the Insidious series of movies. Here she chats about her career and her why she appeared in Ruben Pla's superb doc, The Horror Crowd. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be an actress? LS: No, ...

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Interview with the legendary actress Lin Shaye about being part of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 9th September 2020
Lin Shaye and Ruben PlaLin Shaye is an actress that need no introduction. Her screen work over the last few decades has seen her appear in countless movies such as Nightmare on Elm Street, Critters or more recently the Insidious series of movies. Here she chats about her career and her why she appeared in Ruben Pla's superb doc, The Horror Crowd. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be an actress? LS: No, ...

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Interview with the legendary actress Lin Shaye about being part of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 9th September 2020
Lin Shaye and Ruben PlaLin Shaye is an actress that need no introduction. Her screen work over the last few decades has seen her appear in countless movies such as Nightmare on Elm Street, Critters or more recently the Insidious series of movies. Here she chats about her career and her why she appeared in Ruben Pla's superb doc, The Horror Crowd. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to be an actress? LS: No, ...

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The Walking Dead Delux gets six Charlie Adlard connecting covers
Posted in News, Wednesday 9th September 2020
The Walking Dead connected coversImage/Skybound Entertainment is pleased to reveal a series of six highly collectible, connecting variant covers by Charlie Adlard, which will be unleashed over the course of the first story arc of The Walking Dead Deluxe full color editions. The iconic independent series that took the entertainment world by storm 17 years ago, The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman (Fire Po...

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Dawn of the Dead "the zombie movie to end 'em all" rises again in Limited Edition 4K UHD and Limited Edition Blu-ray
Posted in News, Wednesday 9th September 2020
DAWN_OF_THE_DEAD_3D_BD_SLIPCASE_PACK_ (1)This Autumn, Second Sight Films presents the horror release to end all horror releases. Fans, aficionados and collectors are in for a treat as horror maestro George A. Romero's long-awaited, highly anticipated Dawn of the Dead, finally gets the home entertainment release it deserves. Widely acknowledged to be one of the greatest horror films of all time,...

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Look to the skies... in November for Mothra on Blu-ray
Posted in News, Monday 7th September 2020
Mothra coverEureka Entertainment to release Mothra, Ishiro Honda's stunningly inventive monster adventure-fantasy, on home video for the first time in the UK. Available on Blu-ray from 16 November as part of The Masters of Cinema Series in a Limited Edition set of only 3000 copies, featuring a Hardbound Case, 60-page Perfect Bound Collector's Book & Reversible Poster. One of the most iconic Japane...

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New label, Danse Macabre is coming soon
Posted in News, Saturday 5th September 2020
Danse MacabreJinga Films have announced the launch of their new distribution arm, Danse Macabre. Under the Jinga umbrella, Danse Macabre will be focused on the distribution of horror films in the English speaking territories, UK, Ireland, US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Danse Macabre will also act as a horror sales sub-label within Jinga Films whilst Jinga itself expands to include a wider range of genres, incl...

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New label, Danse Macabre is coming soon
Posted in News, Saturday 5th September 2020
Danse MacabreJinga Films have announced the launch of their new distribution arm, Danse Macabre. Under the Jinga umbrella, Danse Macabre will be focused on the distribution of horror films in the English speaking territories, UK, Ireland, US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Danse Macabre will also act as a horror sales sub-label within Jinga Films whilst Jinga itself expands to include a wider range of genres, incl...

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The Circus of Horrors is coming to town
Posted in News, Saturday 5th September 2020
Circus of HorrorsA gem of classic 60s horror and an early example of British exploitation cinema, Circus of Horrors will be released on Blu-ray for the first time, fully restored with new bonus content, courtesy of Studiocanal's Vintage Classics Collection on 12th October. Starring Anton Diffring (Beast Must Die, The Man Who Could Cheat Death), Erika Remberg (Mord in Rio), Yvonne Monlaur (The Brides of Dracula), Do...

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The Moorcock Library: Elric The Eternal Champion Collection
Posted in News, Saturday 5th September 2020
Elric book coverSeminal sword and sorcery author Michael Moorcock weaves stunning blend of magic, heroism, and wonder as his legendary Eternal Champion Elric features in two rarely seen adventures, featuring artwork from legendary French artist Phillippe Druillet. Based on Michael Moorcock's beloved original stories, through the brilliant artistry of James Cawthorne this book revisits and reimagines his iconic hero,...

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Interview with Steve Villeneuve, director of Hail to the Deadites
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 3rd September 2020
HailToTheDeadites-1FrightFest 2020 delivered some incredibly entertaining and informative documentaries. Hail to the Deadites from Steve Villeneuve is a celebration of the the Evil Dead series of movies and truly gets under the skin of what the franchise means to those who created it and those who are mega fans! Here Steve talks about this amazing doc. HC: Can you recall the first time you saw an Evil Dead movie a...

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Interview with Steve Villeneuve, director of Hail to the Deadites
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Thursday 3rd September 2020
HailToTheDeadites-1FrightFest 2020 delivered some incredibly entertaining and informative documentaries. Hail to the Deadites from Steve Villeneuve is a celebration of the the Evil Dead series of movies and truly gets under the skin of what the franchise means to those who created it and those who are mega fans! Here Steve talks about this amazing doc. HC: Can you recall the first time you saw an Evil Dead movie a...

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Interview with our very own Emily Booth who stars in UK TV premiere of Shed of the Dead this Friday on Horror
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 2nd September 2020
Emily_June2018_0361_retouch-7The UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead takes place Friday 4th September at 9pm. The movie stars Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman, Brian Blessed and our very own Emily Booth. Here, Emily chats about this movie and what it was like to work with the legendary Michael Berryman. HC: Are you a big zombie movie fan? ...

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Interview with our very own Emily Booth who stars in UK TV premiere of Shed of the Dead this Friday on Horror
Posted in Interviews, Wednesday 2nd September 2020
Emily_June2018_0361_retouch-7The UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead takes place Friday 4th September at 9pm. The movie stars Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman, Brian Blessed and our very own Emily Booth. Here, Emily chats about this movie and what it was like to work with the legendary Michael Berryman. HC: Are you a big zombie movie fan? ...

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Then, in the blink of an eye, it was all over
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 31st August 2020
FF 2020online-1_NEWArrow Video FrightFest 2020 Digital Edition has closed its doors. Over the last few days, the team have delivered on their promise, to make the event just as good apart as it would have been together. The event contained the usual mix of horror genres that we've come to expect and exposed us to some seriously talented creatives. Features such as Blinders, Dark Stories and 12 Hour Shift deliver...

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Interview with Guillaume Lubrano, director of Dark Stories
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Guillaume Lubrano image 1There's been a number of anthology movies at FrightFest 2020 but one of the strongest is Dark Stories from director Guillaume Lubrano. Here he chats about this fun piece. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror movies? GL: I'd say I've always been a fan of genre titles, being it horror, science fiction, fantasy, every subgenre that plays with the ability to push our imagination ...

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Interview with Guillaume Lubrano, director of Dark Stories
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Guillaume Lubrano image 1There's been a number of anthology movies at FrightFest 2020 but one of the strongest is Dark Stories from director Guillaume Lubrano. Here he chats about this fun piece. HC: Have you always been a fan of horror movies? GL: I'd say I've always been a fan of genre titles, being it horror, science fiction, fantasy, every subgenre that plays with the ability to push our imagination ...

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Interview with Michael Lee Joplin, star of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Blinders3We've already heard from the director of Blinders, Tyler Savage and one of its stars, Vincent Van Horn so we thought it would be cool to chat with its other star, Michael Lee Joplin. HC: Was there one person who inspired you to become an actor? MJ: I started acting in middle school really, but I had a wonderful theatre teacher in high school in Austin Texas, a Brit from Manchester, named Beryl Knifton. She insti...

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Interview with Michael Lee Joplin, star of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Blinders3We've already heard from the director of Blinders, Tyler Savage and one of its stars, Vincent Van Horn so we thought it would be cool to chat with its other star, Michael Lee Joplin. HC: Was there one person who inspired you to become an actor? MJ: I started acting in middle school really, but I had a wonderful theatre teacher in high school in Austin Texas, a Brit from Manchester, named Beryl Knifton. She insti...

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Interview with Vincent Van Horn, star of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Blinders4The tense psychological movie Blinders is showing on the Horror Channel Screen at FrightFest today so we chatted to one of its stars, Vincent Van Horn about the movie and his character, Andy. HC: Was there one person who inspired you to become an actor? VH: I can't say there was one person in particular but more of a love for movies in general as a kid. Charlie Chaplin and Peter Sellers were definitely early inf...

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Interview with Vincent Van Horn, star of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Blinders4The tense psychological movie Blinders is showing on the Horror Channel Screen at FrightFest today so we chatted to one of its stars, Vincent Van Horn about the movie and his character, Andy. HC: Was there one person who inspired you to become an actor? VH: I can't say there was one person in particular but more of a love for movies in general as a kid. Charlie Chaplin and Peter Sellers were definitely early inf...

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Interview with Tyler Savage, director and co-writer of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Psychological horror is always well represented at FrightFest and this year is no exception and one of the stand out pieces is Blinders from director Tyler Savage. Here he chats about this emotional and atmospheric movie. HC: Where did the idea for the movie come from? TS: The original idea for the movie came from an unsettling rideshare ride I took. Something about the driver made me uncomfortable, and I hated the ...

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Interview with Tyler Savage, director and co-writer of Blinders
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Monday 31st August 2020
Psychological horror is always well represented at FrightFest and this year is no exception and one of the stand out pieces is Blinders from director Tyler Savage. Here he chats about this emotional and atmospheric movie. HC: Where did the idea for the movie come from? TS: The original idea for the movie came from an unsettling rideshare ride I took. Something about the driver made me uncomfortable, and I hated the ...

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Messed minds, Moroccan monsters, and missing mutants. Day 5 of FrightFest
Posted in Frightfest, Monday 31st August 2020
AVTheHunt-posterDay 5 of FrightFest is here (where did that time go?) but fear not as the FrightFest team have more movie mayhem for all to enjoy. The Arrow Video Screen has the now annual Arrow Video Podcast with filmmaker and journalist Sam Ashurst and SFX guru Dan Martin recording their episode live from noon. Then its onto AV The Hunt which is a raw take on the "hunted becomes hunter" movie which is followed by t...

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You're going to need more than armbands to survive this!
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 30th August 2020
Aquaslash-posterThis afternoon had a really mixed bag of things going on at FrightFest 2020. One of the most anticipated pieces is the debut feature of Francesco Giannini. Hall contains many elements relevant to today such as a pandemic, toxicity in relationships and loss. This film deals with the isolation and helplessness some people can go through in life and takes its time to make its mark on your opinion. In co...

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Interview with Adam Stovall, director of A Ghost Waits
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
AGhostWaits-posterOne of the big hits of Glasgow FrightFest was Adam Stovall's A Ghost Waits. This acclaimed movie is back and has been through an edit so we chatted to Adam about this paranormal piece of work. HC: Where did the idea for A Ghost Waits come from? AS: The two main inspirations were a video game and a web comic. "P.T." was a first-person haunted house puzzle game designed by Guillermo Del Toro and ...

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Interview with Adam Stovall, director of A Ghost Waits
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
AGhostWaits-posterOne of the big hits of Glasgow FrightFest was Adam Stovall's A Ghost Waits. This acclaimed movie is back and has been through an edit so we chatted to Adam about this paranormal piece of work. HC: Where did the idea for A Ghost Waits come from? AS: The two main inspirations were a video game and a web comic. "P.T." was a first-person haunted house puzzle game designed by Guillermo Del Toro and ...

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Horror in lockdown. Will the industry change?
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 30th August 2020
FrightFest Halloween 2020At a time of uncertainty and "new normal" procedures, life in 2020 has seen massive changes in all our lives. The importance of people's health and safety has been at the forefront of many people's minds and kept them away from social gatherings. FrightFest and other festivals have moved their events online but what about the future of the horror industry? Tonight at 7pm, Rosie F...

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Interview with Justin McConnell, director of Clapboard Jungle
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
ClapboardJungle-PosterA couple of years back, at FrightFest 2018 a movie named Lifechanger played. This deep, engaging and original movie was a thought provoking and intelligent piece of work. Its director, Justin McConnell is back at FrightFest but this time with a rather different piece of work, looking at how the industry works and showing people just how hard the film making business can be. We chatted to hi...

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Interview with Justin McConnell, director of Clapboard Jungle
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
ClapboardJungle-PosterA couple of years back, at FrightFest 2018 a movie named Lifechanger played. This deep, engaging and original movie was a thought provoking and intelligent piece of work. Its director, Justin McConnell is back at FrightFest but this time with a rather different piece of work, looking at how the industry works and showing people just how hard the film making business can be. We chatted to hi...

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Interview with Kapel Furman, co-director and SFX master on Skull: The Mask
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
Kapel Furman Image 1FrightFest always tries to show the very best from around the globe and one of the stand out titles for 2020 is Skull: The Mask from directors Armando Fonseca and Kapel Furman. Here, Kapel chats about the movie and his stunning SFX work. HC: Is there a strong horror movie following in Brazil? KF: Brazilian cinema, in general, comes and goes every ten years or so. Because our so called "fil...

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Interview with Kapel Furman, co-director and SFX master on Skull: The Mask
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Sunday 30th August 2020
Kapel Furman Image 1FrightFest always tries to show the very best from around the globe and one of the stand out titles for 2020 is Skull: The Mask from directors Armando Fonseca and Kapel Furman. Here, Kapel chats about the movie and his stunning SFX work. HC: Is there a strong horror movie following in Brazil? KF: Brazilian cinema, in general, comes and goes every ten years or so. Because our so called "fil...

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Cursed masks and clapboard chat. Day 4 of FrightFest 2020
Posted in Frightfest, Sunday 30th August 2020
Skull-TheMask-posterIf horror movies packed with juicy SFX are your thing then Sunday at FrightFest is the place for you. The UK premiere of Armando Fonseca and Kapel Furman's blood-soaked shocker Skull: The Mask starts off the Arrow Video Screen at noon and is a film not for the faint-hearted. Here we discover what the Mask of Anhanga is all about and the dark, deadly powers it possesses. Part hack n' slash part de...

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A doll faced killer and killer natives for all at FrightFest tonight
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 29th August 2020
Blind-posterDay three of FrightFest has brought a lot to the attention of horror fans. Apart from the aforementioned "First Blood" movies and The Horror Crowd documentary, the day also contained Marcel Walz's psychological chiller, Blind. Playing like a 21st century Giallo picture, this movie is all about an actress who, on the cusp of stardom loses her sight in an accident. A mute man named Luke, her personal trainer has a...

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Interview with Majhid Heath, producer of Dark Place
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 29th August 2020
DarkPlace-poster-thumbHC: Where did the idea for Dark Place come from? MH: Dark Place came from an initiative through Screen Australian and ABC Television to find the next generation of Aboriginal auteurs, asking them to tell their stories in the horror genre. After a number of workshops with Colin and Cameron Cairnes (EPs), Hayley and Majhid jumped on to shape the scripts and draw out themes as diverse as the...

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Interview with Majhid Heath, producer of Dark Place
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 29th August 2020
DarkPlace-poster-thumbHC: Where did the idea for Dark Place come from? MH: Dark Place came from an initiative through Screen Australian and ABC Television to find the next generation of Aboriginal auteurs, asking them to tell their stories in the horror genre. After a number of workshops with Colin and Cameron Cairnes (EPs), Hayley and Majhid jumped on to shape the scripts and draw out themes as diverse as the...

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Interview with Phillip G. Carroll Jr. writer and director of The Honeymoon Phase
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 29th August 2020
Honeymoon Phase-posterMore new talent comes to FrightFest 2020, this time its a husband and wife team Phillip G. Carroll Jr and Chloe Carroll. Here, Phillip describes how this intense and emotional, psychological movie came about. HC: Where did the idea for The Honeymoon Phase come from? PC: My wife, actress Chloe Carroll (Eve), and I got married in March 2016. We wanted our first feature film to be a marriag...

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Interview with Phillip G. Carroll Jr. writer and director of The Honeymoon Phase
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 29th August 2020
Honeymoon Phase-posterMore new talent comes to FrightFest 2020, this time its a husband and wife team Phillip G. Carroll Jr and Chloe Carroll. Here, Phillip describes how this intense and emotional, psychological movie came about. HC: Where did the idea for The Honeymoon Phase come from? PC: My wife, actress Chloe Carroll (Eve), and I got married in March 2016. We wanted our first feature film to be a marriag...

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New talent and newlyweds. Day 3 of FrightFest 2020
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 29th August 2020
Playhouse-posterToday is the day of the First Blood world premieres, supported by Horror. The idea is to champion up and coming creatives and this year is no exception. They're Outside is a highly original dark fairy tale for adults from Airell Hayles, starring FrightFest favourites, Emily Booth and Nicholas Vince and Playhouse is a moody, haunted Scottish castle mystery from feature debut directors Toby and Fionn Wat...

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Silver bullets aren't going to help us tonight!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
Triggered-poster-thumbAlthough day 2 of FrightFest only had four movies in its line-up, all of them delivered what they promised in very different ways. There's No Such Thing As Vampires from Logan Thomas gave blood-suckers a new lease of life, so to speak. Joshua and Ariel, literally crash into each other along a dark road in the dead of night... and before long find themselves pursued across North America, th...

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Silver bullets aren't going to help us tonight!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
Triggered-poster-thumbAlthough day 2 of FrightFest only had four movies in its line-up, all of them delivered what they promised in very different ways. There's No Such Thing As Vampires from Logan Thomas gave blood-suckers a new lease of life, so to speak. Joshua and Ariel, literally crash into each other along a dark road in the dead of night... and before long find themselves pursued across North America, th...

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Interview with Alastair Orr, director of Triggered
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 28th August 2020
Alastair OrrOne of our favourite movies showing on Horror at the moment is Alastair Orr's superb shocker From a House on Willow Street. For FrightFest 2020 he has a new film for us all to enjoy, Triggered. Here he chats about both movies. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? AO: I always loved films but it wasn't until my teens when I realised I could actually do it as a jo...

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Interview with Alastair Orr, director of Triggered
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 28th August 2020
Alastair OrrOne of our favourite movies showing on Horror at the moment is Alastair Orr's superb shocker From a House on Willow Street. For FrightFest 2020 he has a new film for us all to enjoy, Triggered. Here he chats about both movies. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? AO: I always loved films but it wasn't until my teens when I realised I could actually do it as a jo...

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Interview with Alastair Orr, director of Triggered
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 28th August 2020
Alastair OrrOne of our favourite movies showing on Horror at the moment is Alastair Orr's superb shocker From a House on Willow Street. For FrightFest 2020 he has a new film for us all to enjoy, Triggered. Here he chats about both movies. HC: Did you know from a young age that you wanted to work in the film industry? AO: I always loved films but it wasn't until my teens when I realised I could actually do it as a jo...

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Interview with Logan Thomas, director and co-writer of There's No Such Thing as Vampires
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 28th August 2020
Director Logan ThomasThere's a number of world premieres to catch at FrightFest 2020 and one of the best is There's No Such Thing as Vampires. We chatted to director and co-writer Logan Thomas about this cracking chiller. HC: Where did the idea for the movie come from? LT: Aric and I had written a number of scripts together and produced and directed the Gothic, slow burn feature film "The Yellow Wallpaper". ...

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Interview with Logan Thomas, director and co-writer of There's No Such Thing as Vampires
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Friday 28th August 2020
Director Logan ThomasThere's a number of world premieres to catch at FrightFest 2020 and one of the best is There's No Such Thing as Vampires. We chatted to director and co-writer Logan Thomas about this cracking chiller. HC: Where did the idea for the movie come from? LT: Aric and I had written a number of scripts together and produced and directed the Gothic, slow burn feature film "The Yellow Wallpaper". ...

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Vampires, werewolves, organ trafficking and a deadly game of cat and mouse! Day 2 of FrightFest.
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
IAmLisa-posterAfter the brain-bashing Evolution of Horror quiz and the mind-melting bizarreness of Sky Sharks, FrightFest Digital Edition settles down into its second day with a quartet of movies that take well-loved genres and gives them a 21st century makeover. Over on the Arrow Video Screen are two very different movies, There's No Such Thing As Vampires and 12 Hour Shift. TNSTAV mixes the vampire mythology we all k...

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Vampires, werewolves, organ trafficking and a deadly game of cat and mouse! Day 2 of FrightFest.
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
IAmLisa-posterAfter the brain-bashing Evolution of Horror quiz and the mind-melting bizarreness of Sky Sharks, FrightFest Digital Edition settles down into its second day with a quartet of movies that take well-loved genres and gives them a 21st century makeover. Over on the Arrow Video Screen are two very different movies, There's No Such Thing As Vampires and 12 Hour Shift. TNSTAV mixes the vampire mythology we all k...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the air!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
SkySharks-2The first film of FrightFest Digital Edition was a real belter, the world premiere of Sky Sharks. Fans of Iron Sky and the like will lap up this amazing, blood-splattered, genre-bending gore-fest. The official description is that a deadly army of flying zombie sharks ridden by genetically mutated, undead superhumans, are unleashed into the skies. That's really all you need to know! A heady mix of madness and...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the air!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
SkySharks-2The first film of FrightFest Digital Edition was a real belter, the world premiere of Sky Sharks. Fans of Iron Sky and the like will lap up this amazing, blood-splattered, genre-bending gore-fest. The official description is that a deadly army of flying zombie sharks ridden by genetically mutated, undead superhumans, are unleashed into the skies. That's really all you need to know! A heady mix of madness and...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the air!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
SkySharks-2The first film of FrightFest Digital Edition was a real belter, the world premiere of Sky Sharks. Fans of Iron Sky and the like will lap up this amazing, blood-splattered, genre-bending gore-fest. The official description is that a deadly army of flying zombie sharks ridden by genetically mutated, undead superhumans, are unleashed into the skies. That's really all you need to know! A heady mix of madness and...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the air!
Posted in Frightfest, Friday 28th August 2020
SkySharks-2The first film of FrightFest Digital Edition was a real belter, the world premiere of Sky Sharks. Fans of Iron Sky and the like will lap up this amazing, blood-splattered, genre-bending gore-fest. The official description is that a deadly army of flying zombie sharks ridden by genetically mutated, undead superhumans, are unleashed into the skies. That's really all you need to know! A heady mix of madness and...

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Its FrightFest... but not as we know it (but still as awesome)
Posted in Frightfest, Thursday 27th August 2020
Sky-Sharks-poster-thumbThe time has finally arrived, Arrow Video FrightFest 2020 Digital Edition is here and although we're not all together in body we are all linked in spirit. The whole event is kicking off at 7pm with something really special, The Evolution of Horror Frightfest Live Pub Quiz. Presented by Mike Muncer (host and producer of the UK's #1 horror movie podcast, The Evolution of Horror) the event ...

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A new twisted tale of torture and bloody revenge from Lionsgate UK
Posted in News, Wednesday 26th August 2020
THE-DARE_2D_DVDThe Dare is a twisted tale of torture and bloody revenge starring veteran horror actor Richard Brake (3 From Hell, 31, Mandy) and is being unleashed on Digital Download 5th October and DVD 12th October thanks to Lionsgate UK. A rare family night for Jay (Bart Edwards) takes a brutal twist when he is kidnapped, waking up chained to the wall of a squalid basement with three other prisoners. When their s...

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Interview with Ruben Pla, director of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 26th August 2020
Ruben PlaFrigthFest, whether it be a digital edition or the physical event is all about one thing, sharing the love for the horror genre, sharing stories about the first movie you saw, the worst movie you saw and ideas you have to create your own horror movie. It also gives you the chance to chat to the people behind the movies being shown, how they became horror fans and how their ideas made it to the big screen. So, it se...

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Interview with Ruben Pla, director of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 26th August 2020
Ruben PlaFrigthFest, whether it be a digital edition or the physical event is all about one thing, sharing the love for the horror genre, sharing stories about the first movie you saw, the worst movie you saw and ideas you have to create your own horror movie. It also gives you the chance to chat to the people behind the movies being shown, how they became horror fans and how their ideas made it to the big screen. So, it se...

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Interview with Ruben Pla, director of The Horror Crowd
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Wednesday 26th August 2020
Ruben PlaFrigthFest, whether it be a digital edition or the physical event is all about one thing, sharing the love for the horror genre, sharing stories about the first movie you saw, the worst movie you saw and ideas you have to create your own horror movie. It also gives you the chance to chat to the people behind the movies being shown, how they became horror fans and how their ideas made it to the big screen. So, it se...

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FrightFest 2020 - What not to miss!
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 25th August 2020
FF 2020online-1_NEWFrightFest may have moved online for its 2020 event but what the team have scheduled over the five-day event contains all the blood, gore, violence, laughs and bizarreness fans of the festival have come to expect. Here's our prime selection of what not to miss: I Am Lisa from director Patrick Rea is a smart homage to the classic I Am Legend novel whilst mixing in the flavour of legendary ly...

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Interview with Jordan Barker, director of Witches In The Woods
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 25th August 2020
Jordan BarkerAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Witches In The Woods, director Jordan Barker reflects on the challenges of filming in sub-zero temperatures and the time-bending ambitions of his next film... HC: Why did you respond so strongly to Christopher Borell's script (originally titled Stranded) - because it mixed an age-old witch hunt tale with up-to-the-minute contemporary issues of sexual harassment...

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Interview with Jordan Barker, director of Witches In The Woods
Posted in Interviews, Tuesday 25th August 2020
Jordan BarkerAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Witches In The Woods, director Jordan Barker reflects on the challenges of filming in sub-zero temperatures and the time-bending ambitions of his next film... HC: Why did you respond so strongly to Christopher Borell's script (originally titled Stranded) - because it mixed an age-old witch hunt tale with up-to-the-minute contemporary issues of sexual harassment...

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Lulu Wilson, Kevin James and Joel McHale star in home invasion thriller Becky
Posted in News, Monday 24th August 2020
Becky_Day11_Selects-3914Slickly and smartly directed by Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion (the duo behind cult horror comedy Cooties), Becky promises to be a grisly cross between Home Alone and Last House on the Left featuring a fantastic lead performance from from Lulu Wilson (The Haunting of Hill House, Sharp Objects) who turns from a sulky teen into pint-sized Rambo. Rebellious teenager Becky and her fathe...

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Record Store Day (Drop 1) releases from Silva Screen announced!
Posted in News, Monday 24th August 2020
DraculaFrankenstein-vinyl-visualRecord Store Day 2020 is, as you'd expect, a little different this year. Split into three different "Drop" days across August, September and October and all on the last Saturday of each month, the first event is this Saturday. Silva Screen Records has announced their titles and it includes three limited releases which will appeal to lovers of classic cinema and cult TV....

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Record Store Day (Drop 1) releases from Silva Screen announced!
Posted in News, Monday 24th August 2020
DraculaFrankenstein-vinyl-visualRecord Store Day 2020 is, as you'd expect, a little different this year. Split into three different "Drop" days across August, September and October and all on the last Saturday of each month, the first event is this Saturday. Silva Screen Records has announced their titles and it includes three limited releases which will appeal to lovers of classic cinema and cult TV....

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Record Store Day (Drop 1) releases from Silva Screen announced!
Posted in News, Monday 24th August 2020
DraculaFrankenstein-vinyl-visualRecord Store Day 2020 is, as you'd expect, a little different this year. Split into three different "Drop" days across August, September and October and all on the last Saturday of each month, the first event is this Saturday. Silva Screen Records has announced their titles and it includes three limited releases which will appeal to lovers of classic cinema and cult TV....

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Interview with Julian Richards director of Reborn
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 22nd August 2020
Julian Richards 1Julian Richards has been in the movie industry for a long time and is a multi-talented and multi-skilled creative. His films are raw, chilling and directed with heart and care. One of his latest movies, Reborn starring Barbara Crampton is having its UK TV premiere on Horror on 22nd August so we chatted to him about this electrifying movie. Be warned, this interview does contain some spoilers. HC: H...

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Interview with Julian Richards director of Reborn
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 22nd August 2020
Julian Richards 1Julian Richards has been in the movie industry for a long time and is a multi-talented and multi-skilled creative. His films are raw, chilling and directed with heart and care. One of his latest movies, Reborn starring Barbara Crampton is having its UK TV premiere on Horror on 22nd August so we chatted to him about this electrifying movie. Be warned, this interview does contain some spoilers. HC: H...

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Interview with Julian Richards director of Reborn
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 22nd August 2020
Julian Richards 1Julian Richards has been in the movie industry for a long time and is a multi-talented and multi-skilled creative. His films are raw, chilling and directed with heart and care. One of his latest movies, Reborn starring Barbara Crampton is having its UK TV premiere on Horror on 22nd August so we chatted to him about this electrifying movie. Be warned, this interview does contain some spoilers. HC: H...

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Interview with Julian Richards director of Reborn
Posted in Interviews, Saturday 22nd August 2020
Julian Richards 1Julian Richards has been in the movie industry for a long time and is a multi-talented and multi-skilled creative. His films are raw, chilling and directed with heart and care. One of his latest movies, Reborn starring Barbara Crampton is having its UK TV premiere on Horror on 22nd August so we chatted to him about this electrifying movie. Be warned, this interview does contain some spoilers. HC: H...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Carpenter, King and Hodder usher in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres
Posted in Features, Thursday 20th August 2020
Horror Channel Sept - bannerCarpenter, King and Kane Hodder... genre royalty ushers in Horror Channel's September line-up of prime-time premieres, including the UK TV premiere of outlandish Brit Zom Com Shed of the Dead, starring Ewen MacIntosh, Lauren Socha, Emily Booth, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Brian Blessed, followed by the Channel premieres of hard-core space thriller John Carpenter...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Interview with acting legend Barbara Crampton about her role in Reborn
Posted in Features, Interviews, Wednesday 19th August 2020
Barbara Crampton Red DressAhead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Julian Richards' Reborn, on Saturday 22 August, actress, producer and genre icon Barbara Crampton reflects on how You're Next changed the direction of her career, the joy of discovering new talent and the possibility of directing one day... HC: Talk about art imitating real life! Reborn is about a B-Movie actress trying to get back in the game af...

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Grimmfest 2020 - Full line up and guests announced
Posted in News, Monday 17th August 2020
GRIMMFEST 2020 POSTER a5The Grimmfest Online Edition will present over 20 feature film premieres, two short film showcases, Q&As, seminars, an exclusive audience with one of the genre's foremost movers and shakers, the inimitable Mick Garris (Masters Of Horror, Stephen King's The Stand), and extra exclusive content for full pass holders; across five days in early October (7th - 11th October). The festival wil...

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Grimmfest 2020 - Full line up and guests announced
Posted in News, Monday 17th August 2020
GRIMMFEST 2020 POSTER a5The Grimmfest Online Edition will present over 20 feature film premieres, two short film showcases, Q&As, seminars, an exclusive audience with one of the genre's foremost movers and shakers, the inimitable Mick Garris (Masters Of Horror, Stephen King's The Stand), and extra exclusive content for full pass holders; across five days in early October (7th - 11th October). The festival wil...

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Brain Dead is coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Thursday 13th August 2020
BrainDead_SLIPCASE_3D_PACK101 Films will release Adam Simon's Brain Dead on 28th September, a mind-bending nightmare based on a story from The Twilight Zone writer Charles Beaumont, released on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK on the 101 Films Black Label. Extras include a new documentary on the film, a new interview with director Adam Simon in which he discusses Brain Dead and working with Roger Corman, a...

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Poster art revealed for Howard J Ford's latest feature, The Lockdown Hauntings
Posted in News, Thursday 13th August 2020
The Lockdown Hauntings poster-WEBHoward J Ford's latest feature film is The Lockdown Hauntings, a supernatural serial killer movie. The award-winning director behind The Dead, The Dead 2: India, and Never Let Go, revealed that plans are underway to release the film, which was shot entirely in lockdown without a crew, exactly one year after the UK lockdown was called (March 16) which is the very same da...

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Poster art revealed for Howard J Ford's latest feature, The Lockdown Hauntings
Posted in News, Thursday 13th August 2020
The Lockdown Hauntings poster-WEBHoward J Ford's latest feature film is The Lockdown Hauntings, a supernatural serial killer movie. The award-winning director behind The Dead, The Dead 2: India, and Never Let Go, revealed that plans are underway to release the film, which was shot entirely in lockdown without a crew, exactly one year after the UK lockdown was called (March 16) which is the very same da...

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Poster art revealed for Howard J Ford's latest feature, The Lockdown Hauntings
Posted in News, Thursday 13th August 2020
The Lockdown Hauntings poster-WEBHoward J Ford's latest feature film is The Lockdown Hauntings, a supernatural serial killer movie. The award-winning director behind The Dead, The Dead 2: India, and Never Let Go, revealed that plans are underway to release the film, which was shot entirely in lockdown without a crew, exactly one year after the UK lockdown was called (March 16) which is the very same da...

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David Lynch's Eraserhead to get the Criterion treatment
Posted in News, Thursday 13th August 2020
Eraserhead CoverSony Pictures are releasing Criterion Collection's Eraserhead on 19th October, in new 4K digital resolution on Blu-ray complete with a host of David Lynch approved features. David Lynch's 1977 debut feature, Eraserhead, is both a lasting cult sensation and a work of extraordinary craft and beauty. With its mesmerizing black-and-white photography by Frederick Elmes, evocative sound design, and unforge...

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More classic Neil Gaiman coming to vinyl
Posted in News, Monday 10th August 2020
NG_Stardust_Collection_3LP_Packshot_Box_explodedDemon Records presents the imaginative talents of writer Neil Gaiman on vinyl, Stardust, a collection of three full-cast radio dramas based on his bestselling works. This highly collectable box set presents 5 x 140g gold vinyl, in three individual sleeves (two gatefolds plus one single LP). Each one features an exclusive sleeve note by Ne...

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Interview with Andy Nyman about his role in the classic TV version of The Woman in Black
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 9th August 2020
The Woman in Black Network packshotAndy Nyman is one of the most popular and hardworking actors working today. From thrillers to chillers, from comedy to drama, Andy can turn his hand to any genre. Thanks to Network Releasing we are able to appreciate his first ever TV appearance as they release a remastered version of the acclaimed television adaptation of The Woman in Black. We chatted to Andy about...

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Interview with Andy Nyman about his role in the classic TV version of The Woman in Black
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 9th August 2020
The Woman in Black Network packshotAndy Nyman is one of the most popular and hardworking actors working today. From thrillers to chillers, from comedy to drama, Andy can turn his hand to any genre. Thanks to Network Releasing we are able to appreciate his first ever TV appearance as they release a remastered version of the acclaimed television adaptation of The Woman in Black. We chatted to Andy about...

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Interview with Andy Nyman about his role in the classic TV version of The Woman in Black
Posted in Interviews, Sunday 9th August 2020
The Woman in Black Network packshotAndy Nyman is one of the most popular and hardworking actors working today. From thrillers to chillers, from comedy to drama, Andy can turn his hand to any genre. Thanks to Network Releasing we are able to appreciate his first ever TV appearance as they release a remastered version of the acclaimed television adaptation of The Woman in Black. We chatted to Andy about...

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Dracula's Child by J.S. Barnes - The Unofficial Sequel to Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'
Posted in News, Saturday 8th August 2020
Draculas Child Book CoverJ.S. Barnes dives straight to the dark heart of Bram Stoker's legendary creation, capturing the voice, tone, style and characters of the original, whilst exploring pressing themes of modern life in this age of false facts and fake news in Dracula's Child. The book offers a wonderful and wholly original expansion to the story of the world's most famous vampire. After all, evil never trul...

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Dracula's Child by J.S. Barnes - The Unofficial Sequel to Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'
Posted in News, Saturday 8th August 2020
Draculas Child Book CoverJ.S. Barnes dives straight to the dark heart of Bram Stoker's legendary creation, capturing the voice, tone, style and characters of the original, whilst exploring pressing themes of modern life in this age of false facts and fake news in Dracula's Child. The book offers a wonderful and wholly original expansion to the story of the world's most famous vampire. After all, evil never trul...

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I Spit on Your Grave franchise to get box-set treatment
Posted in News, Saturday 8th August 2020
I Spit on Your Grave Box SetKaleidoscope Home Entertainment has announced I Spit on Your Grave: The Complete Collection - the shocking, controversial and ground-breaking film series, presented on Blu-ray and DVD for the very first time, arriving 5th October. When the original 1978 film was banned in the UK upon release, this notorious revenge movie helped launch the "video nasty" craze of the 1980's and inspired ...

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I Spit on Your Grave franchise to get box-set treatment
Posted in News, Saturday 8th August 2020
I Spit on Your Grave Box SetKaleidoscope Home Entertainment has announced I Spit on Your Grave: The Complete Collection - the shocking, controversial and ground-breaking film series, presented on Blu-ray and DVD for the very first time, arriving 5th October. When the original 1978 film was banned in the UK upon release, this notorious revenge movie helped launch the "video nasty" craze of the 1980's and inspired ...

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I Spit on Your Grave franchise to get box-set treatment
Posted in News, Saturday 8th August 2020
I Spit on Your Grave Box SetKaleidoscope Home Entertainment has announced I Spit on Your Grave: The Complete Collection - the shocking, controversial and ground-breaking film series, presented on Blu-ray and DVD for the very first time, arriving 5th October. When the original 1978 film was banned in the UK upon release, this notorious revenge movie helped launch the "video nasty" craze of the 1980's and inspired ...

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces August 2020 Short Film Programme
Posted in Frightfest, Saturday 8th August 2020
FrightFest August Short Film -logo2The films may be short, but there is no shortage of scares as Arrow Video FrightFest 2020 showcases the best new short films from the UK and around the world, with six countries representing three continents. From under-the-bed monsters to monsters in front of your eyes, from the sinister and the creepy to the wickedly human and the not-so-human, this year's selecti...

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Interview with Airell Hayles writer and co-director of They're Outside
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Airell HaylesFrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to Airell Hayles whose movie They're Outside mixes found footage and pagan horror genres to great effect. HC: Where did the idea for They're Outside come from? AH: This ...

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Interview with Airell Hayles writer and co-director of They're Outside
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Airell HaylesFrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to Airell Hayles whose movie They're Outside mixes found footage and pagan horror genres to great effect. HC: Where did the idea for They're Outside come from? AH: This ...

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Interview with Airell Hayles writer and co-director of They're Outside
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Airell HaylesFrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to Airell Hayles whose movie They're Outside mixes found footage and pagan horror genres to great effect. HC: Where did the idea for They're Outside come from? AH: This ...

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Interview with Airell Hayles writer and co-director of They're Outside
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Airell HaylesFrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to Airell Hayles whose movie They're Outside mixes found footage and pagan horror genres to great effect. HC: Where did the idea for They're Outside come from? AH: This ...

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Interview with Fionn and Toby Watts, directors of Playhouse
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Toby and Fionn Clapper 1FrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to talented brothers Fionn and Toby Watts who have delivered a gothic, creepy piece named Playhouse. HC: Was there one film or person who influenced o...

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Interview with Fionn and Toby Watts, directors of Playhouse
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Toby and Fionn Clapper 1FrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to talented brothers Fionn and Toby Watts who have delivered a gothic, creepy piece named Playhouse. HC: Was there one film or person who influenced o...

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Interview with Fionn and Toby Watts, directors of Playhouse
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Toby and Fionn Clapper 1FrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to talented brothers Fionn and Toby Watts who have delivered a gothic, creepy piece named Playhouse. HC: Was there one film or person who influenced o...

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Interview with Fionn and Toby Watts, directors of Playhouse
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Saturday 1st August 2020
Toby and Fionn Clapper 1FrightFest is once again on the horizon but this time, due to global events the event has become a virtual experience with all films being accessed online. Horror is once again sponsoring the First Blood strand of the event. Here we chat to talented brothers Fionn and Toby Watts who have delivered a gothic, creepy piece named Playhouse. HC: Was there one film or person who influenced o...

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Shatner Vs The Devil! Who wouldn't want to see that?
Posted in News, Thursday 30th July 2020
45507_1_DEVILS_REVENGE_KEY_ART_V0gAll hell is about to break loose as Shatner takes on Satan, when 4Digital unleashes The Tomb: Devil's Revenge, on digital platforms from 14th September. The Descent meets The Exorcist, with a dash of Raiders of the Lost Ark thrown in for good measure, in what promises to be a suspenseful thrill-ride starring iconic Star Trek legend William Shatner, Jeri Ryan (Star T...

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Shatner Vs The Devil! Who wouldn't want to see that?
Posted in News, Thursday 30th July 2020
45507_1_DEVILS_REVENGE_KEY_ART_V0gAll hell is about to break loose as Shatner takes on Satan, when 4Digital unleashes The Tomb: Devil's Revenge, on digital platforms from 14th September. The Descent meets The Exorcist, with a dash of Raiders of the Lost Ark thrown in for good measure, in what promises to be a suspenseful thrill-ride starring iconic Star Trek legend William Shatner, Jeri Ryan (Star T...

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Shatner Vs The Devil! Who wouldn't want to see that?
Posted in News, Thursday 30th July 2020
45507_1_DEVILS_REVENGE_KEY_ART_V0gAll hell is about to break loose as Shatner takes on Satan, when 4Digital unleashes The Tomb: Devil's Revenge, on digital platforms from 14th September. The Descent meets The Exorcist, with a dash of Raiders of the Lost Ark thrown in for good measure, in what promises to be a suspenseful thrill-ride starring iconic Star Trek legend William Shatner, Jeri Ryan (Star T...

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces August Digital Edition line-up and Horror Channel sponsors talent-seeking First Blood strand
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Tuesday 28th July 2020
FrightFest Online-Logo-3_NEWThe UK's most popular horror and fantasy film festival celebrates its 21st bloody year with a special Digital edition, showcasing twenty-five films, from Thursday 27th August to Monday 31st August, including seven world premieres and sixteen UK premieres. Ten countries are represented from four continents in a deadly, daring and diverse programme exclusively presented to UK audi...

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Arrow Video FrightFest announces August Digital Edition line-up and Horror Channel sponsors talent-seeking First Blood strand
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Tuesday 28th July 2020
FrightFest Online-Logo-3_NEWThe UK's most popular horror and fantasy film festival celebrates its 21st bloody year with a special Digital edition, showcasing twenty-five films, from Thursday 27th August to Monday 31st August, including seven world premieres and sixteen UK premieres. Ten countries are represented from four continents in a deadly, daring and diverse programme exclusively presented to UK audi...

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Revisit James Cameron's first movie on Blu-ray in August
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Piranna II The Spawning exploded pack shotIt may seem like paradise, but just off shore, a new brand of terror has been unleashed in Piranha 2: The Spawning. While investigating the mysterious death of a diver, scuba instructor Anne Kimbrough (Tricia O'Neil) makes a horrific discovery: mutated piranhas, with wings that enable them to fly, are responsible for the death. As the body count ...

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Revisit James Cameron's first movie on Blu-ray in August
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Piranna II The Spawning exploded pack shotIt may seem like paradise, but just off shore, a new brand of terror has been unleashed in Piranha 2: The Spawning. While investigating the mysterious death of a diver, scuba instructor Anne Kimbrough (Tricia O'Neil) makes a horrific discovery: mutated piranhas, with wings that enable them to fly, are responsible for the death. As the body count ...

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Revisit James Cameron's first movie on Blu-ray in August
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Piranna II The Spawning exploded pack shotIt may seem like paradise, but just off shore, a new brand of terror has been unleashed in Piranha 2: The Spawning. While investigating the mysterious death of a diver, scuba instructor Anne Kimbrough (Tricia O'Neil) makes a horrific discovery: mutated piranhas, with wings that enable them to fly, are responsible for the death. As the body count ...

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Revisit James Cameron's first movie on Blu-ray in August
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Piranna II The Spawning exploded pack shotIt may seem like paradise, but just off shore, a new brand of terror has been unleashed in Piranha 2: The Spawning. While investigating the mysterious death of a diver, scuba instructor Anne Kimbrough (Tricia O'Neil) makes a horrific discovery: mutated piranhas, with wings that enable them to fly, are responsible for the death. As the body count ...

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An all-star cast for an all-time sleazy shocker!
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Schizoid CoverIn the lurid shocker, Schizoid a newspaper advice columnist (Mariana Hill) starts receiving threats from a mysterious person. At the same time, the female members of her psychiatrist's (Klaus Kinski, Crawlspace) therapy group are being murdered one by one by a maniac wielding a large pair of scissors. Could these incidents be linked? Donna Wilkes, Craig Wasson, Flo Gerrish and Christopher Lloyd also st...

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Dracula on red wax!
Posted in News, Friday 24th July 2020
Dracula OST Red VinylFrom the team behind BBC's critically acclaimed Sherlock came Dracula, the reimagining of the iconic titular vampire for a 21st Century audience. Composers David Arnold and Michael Price reunited with writers and creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, to breathe musical life into another famous literary character from Victorian times. For Dracula, Arnold and Price conceived a...

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Will you hear the Echoes of Fear?
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st July 2020
ECHOS_OF_FEAR_DVD_3D_PACKSHOTCreating waves on the US festival circuit and garnering best feature awards galore Echoes of Fear is set to scare the living daylights out of UK audiences as it arrives on digital and DVD this summer from Second Sight Films. Turning the haunted house genre on its head, this chilling scare-fest, will have you clamouring for a cushion as the horror creeps up to a truly disturbi...

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Texas Chain Saw Massacre meets Shaun of the Dead in Two Heads Creek!
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st July 2020
Frightfest Presents and Signature Entertainment present Two Head Creek, a cannibalistic tale of Brits abroad, and a very witty slice of shocks and horror, starring Kathryn Wilder (All is True) and Stephen Hunter (The Hobbit Trilogy). After the death of their adoptive mother, a shy butcher and his drama queen sister leave the UK and adventure to Australia in search of their biological mother, but the local townsfolk of Two Heads Creek are hiding a dark secret: the pair must reconcile their differences to fight for their lives in this playfully dark comedy-horror. The BBQ is lit and it's ki...

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Grimmfest unveils first tranche of titles for its 2020 event
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st July 2020
TRIGGERED POSTER CUGrimmfest 2020 will offer a roster of feature film premieres and shorts programmes across a new online platform. This year has seen every film festival struggling to find ways to present new films to their audience safely, without risk of infection, in the midst of a global pandemic. And after long and serious discussion, Grimmfest will be going ahead in a new format for 2020. Grimmfest's li...

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More "lost" Doctor Who coming to vinyl
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st July 2020
DrWho_MarcoPolo_3D_ExplodedDemon Records presents the narrated TV soundtrack of Doctor Who - Marco Polo, a 'lost' seven-part adventure set in the 13th Century, starring William Hartnell as the original Doctor pressed on 4 x 140g Desert Sandstorm Vinyl. When the TARDIS breaks down in Central Asia, its occupants are met by the explorer Marco Polo. The year is 1289, and Marco is crossing the Gobi desert to Pe...

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The Walking Dead series to be re-issued in colour!
Posted in News, Tuesday 21st July 2020
The Walking Dead Deluxe Issue 1Read it again! Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment will revisit the historic independent series that took the entertainment world by storm 17 years ago The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard with newly, fully coloured issues. Featuring the stunning work of the masterful Dave McCaig, these new issues will launch in October with The Walking Dead Deluxe #1. K...

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New trailer for the supernatural Blumhouse horror, The Vigil
Posted in News, Monday 20th July 2020
This July, cinema audiences will be suitably spooked by supernatural Blumhouse horror The Vigil, when it's released on 31st July in the UK and Ireland. The Vigil is set over the course of a long, dark night in Brooklyn's Hassidic "Boro" Park neighbourhood, following Yakov (Dave Davis), a former Hassid, who has lost his faith, and isn't eager to go back to the insular religious community he only recently fled. But when Reb Shulem (Menashe Lustig), a rabbi and confidante, approaches Yakov and offers to pay him to be the shomer (watching over the dead body of a community member) for a rece...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Horror Channel highlights six summer weekend shockers in its August premiere line-up
Posted in Features, Frightfest, Thursday 16th July 2020
Horror Chanel - Aug bannerAugust is a wicked month on Horror Channel, as the UK's most popular small-screen destination for genre fans presents six summer weekend shockers, five FrightFest hits including the UK TV premieres of Julian Richards, Reborn, a Carrie for the Z Generation, starring horror icon Barbara Crampton, Jordan Barker's Witches In The Woods, an unrelenting assault of pure terror, Alistair Legra...

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Interview with Tony and Ryan Smith co-writers of Volition.
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Tuesday 7th July 2020
VolitionFrightFest 2019 delivered some amazing movies and one of the best was Volition from the talented brothers Tony and Ryan Smith. Now that the movie has been unleashed onto Apple TV, Prime Video and other Digital Platforms we chatted to them about this acclaimed movie and their plans for the future. HC: You both hail from South Africa, what's the movie industry like in that country at the moment? TDS: I bel...

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Interview with Tony and Ryan Smith co-writers of Volition.
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Tuesday 7th July 2020
VolitionFrightFest 2019 delivered some amazing movies and one of the best was Volition from the talented brothers Tony and Ryan Smith. Now that the movie has been unleashed onto Apple TV, Prime Video and other Digital Platforms we chatted to them about this acclaimed movie and their plans for the future. HC: You both hail from South Africa, what's the movie industry like in that country at the moment? TDS: I bel...

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Interview with Tony and Ryan Smith co-writers of Volition.
Posted in Frightfest, Interviews, Tuesday 7th July 2020
VolitionFrightFest 2019 delivered some amazing movies and one of the best was Volition from the talented brothers Tony and Ryan Smith. Now that the movie has been unleashed onto Apple TV, Prime Video and other Digital Platforms we chatted to them about this acclaimed movie and their plans for the future. HC: You both hail from South Africa, what's the movie industry like in that country at the moment? TDS: I bel...

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Network presents the worldwide Blu-ray debut of The Woman in Black (1989)
Posted in News, Monday 6th July 2020
Nigel Kneale's spine-tingling adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel The Woman in Black creeps onto Blu-ray for the first time ever in this restored special edition, with an audio commentary from horror experts Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, The League of Gentlemen) and Kim Newman (author, Anno Dracula), and star Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories). When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin Gifford, a y...

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Network presents the worldwide Blu-ray debut of The Woman in Black (1989)
Posted in News, Monday 6th July 2020
Nigel Kneale's spine-tingling adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel The Woman in Black creeps onto Blu-ray for the first time ever in this restored special edition, with an audio commentary from horror experts Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, The League of Gentlemen) and Kim Newman (author, Anno Dracula), and star Andy Nyman (Ghost Stories). When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin Gifford, a y...

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Experience Black Water: Abyss only in cinemas from 10th July
Posted in News, Monday 6th July 2020
Black Water: Abyss sees adventure-seeking couple Eric (Luke Mitchell) and Jennifer (Jessica McNamee) convincing their friends Yolanda (Amali Golden) and Viktor (Benjamin Hoetjes) to explore an uncharted cave system, in remote North Australia, with the help of the unpredictable Cash (Anthony J. Sharpe) as their guide. As a tropical storm floods the caves the adventurers are trapped in the dark recesses...

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Experience Black Water: Abyss only in cinemas from 10th July
Posted in News, Monday 6th July 2020
Black Water: Abyss sees adventure-seeking couple Eric (Luke Mitchell) and Jennifer (Jessica McNamee) convincing their friends Yolanda (Amali Golden) and Viktor (Benjamin Hoetjes) to explore an uncharted cave system, in remote North Australia, with the help of the unpredictable Cash (Anthony J. Sharpe) as their guide. As a tropical storm floods the caves the adventurers are trapped in the dark recesses...

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New music from John Carpenter, Skeleton
Posted in News, Monday 6th July 2020
film x-ray Skull AP : show normal human's skull and blank area aLegendary composer/director John Carpenter has returned with his first non-soundtrack music since 2016's 'Lost Themes II'. Collaborating again with son Cody Carpenter and godson Daniel Davies, his bandmates and co-composers for the David Gordon Green-directed Halloween films, Carpenter has shared the propulsive new single "Skeleton" and i...

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Arthur, Merlin and Knights of Camelot are back together!
Posted in News, Wednesday 24th June 2020
ARTHUR & MERLIN - UK POSTERA tale of power, betrayal, lust and revenge, Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot tells the story of a man battling to fulfil his destiny to become the King his nation needs. Starring Richard Short (Mary Kills People) as Arthur and The Night King himself Richard Brake (Game of Thrones, Batman Begins) as Merlin. The year 463 AD. England is a land divided. A land in need of a legen...

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The Walking Dead will rise again in special "Negan Lives" #1 story this July
Posted in News, Wednesday 24th June 2020
Negan Lives coverThe New York Times bestselling, award winning creative team behind The Walking Dead phenomenon-Robert Kirkman (Fire Power, Oblivion Song) and Charlie Adlard (Vampire State Building)-returns to the beloved series for a surprise one-shot story, Negan Lives #1, which will arrive in stores this July. This shipment arriving in July will be without financial burden to receiving retailers-with no freight c...

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Arrow Video FrightFest to present August digital edition
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 24th June 2020
FrightFest 2020 BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual over the August Bank Holiday, presenting up to twenty-five films from Friday 28th August to Monday 31st August inclusive. There will also be additional online content including special guest intros, Q and As, and a short film showcase. Plus, some free Live events are at the planning stage. Passes and individual tickets will be available and go on sa...

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Arrow Video FrightFest to present August digital edition
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 24th June 2020
FrightFest 2020 BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual over the August Bank Holiday, presenting up to twenty-five films from Friday 28th August to Monday 31st August inclusive. There will also be additional online content including special guest intros, Q and As, and a short film showcase. Plus, some free Live events are at the planning stage. Passes and individual tickets will be available and go on sa...

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Arrow Video FrightFest to present August digital edition
Posted in Frightfest, News, Wednesday 24th June 2020
FrightFest 2020 BannerArrow Video FrightFest will go virtual over the August Bank Holiday, presenting up to twenty-five films from Friday 28th August to Monday 31st August inclusive. There will also be additional online content including special guest intros, Q and As, and a short film showcase. Plus, some free Live events are at the planning stage. Passes and individual tickets will be available and go on sa...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Horror Channel brings suspense and splatter to its July line-up
Posted in Features, Tuesday 16th June 2020
Horror Channel brings plenty of suspense and splatter to July's line-up with the UK TV premiere of The Rezort, where 'The Walking Dead' meets 'Jurassic World'. Starring Dougray Scott and Jessica De Gouw, this fast-paced, gory horror is directed by Outpost franchise helmer Steve Barker. There are also channel premieres for Damien Mace and Alexis Wajsbrot's cleverly sinister Don't Hang Up, where an invisible predator turns ...

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Important news from team FrightFest
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 2nd June 2020
FrightFest Halloween 2020Due to the continuing Covid-19 restrictions on social distancing, Arrow FrightFest's traditional five day event in August has been regretfully put on hold. Instead, the organisers are planning to expand their traditional all-day Halloween event at the end of October. Alan Jones, co-director, said today: "Sadly, we won't be able to come together and celebrate our 21st year in the su...

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Important news from team FrightFest
Posted in Frightfest, Tuesday 2nd June 2020
FrightFest Halloween 2020Due to the continuing Covid-19 restrictions on social distancing, Arrow FrightFest's traditional five day event in August has been regretfully put on hold. Instead, the organisers are planning to expand their traditional all-day Halloween event at the end of October. Alan Jones, co-director, said today: "Sadly, we won't be able to come together and celebrate our 21st year in the su...

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The Grudge (2020) - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Monday 1st June 2020
The Grudge 2020The Grudge Certificate 15 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment One of the most famous films of the last couple of decades or so, Japanese shocker Ju-On: The Grudge from director Takashi Shimizu was an expertly crafted journey into the paranormal. A few sequels and remake later and we arrive at a new version of the idea, this time the horror has never been more violent. When someone dies in the grip of ...

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The Grudge (2020) - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Monday 1st June 2020
The Grudge 2020The Grudge Certificate 15 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment One of the most famous films of the last couple of decades or so, Japanese shocker Ju-On: The Grudge from director Takashi Shimizu was an expertly crafted journey into the paranormal. A few sequels and remake later and we arrive at a new version of the idea, this time the horror has never been more violent. When someone dies in the grip of ...

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The Grudge (2020) - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Monday 1st June 2020
The Grudge 2020The Grudge Certificate 15 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment One of the most famous films of the last couple of decades or so, Japanese shocker Ju-On: The Grudge from director Takashi Shimizu was an expertly crafted journey into the paranormal. A few sequels and remake later and we arrive at a new version of the idea, this time the horror has never been more violent. When someone dies in the grip of ...

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Alien invasion, English style!
Posted in News, Sunday 31st May 2020
Alien Outbreak coverThe deadliest plague has come from above! In a rural English town, two police officers begin their normal shift but soon realise something is wrong. With residents behaving strangely and horrific events unfolding before their eyes, they learn they are under attack from terrifying alien creatures and must fight to defend their town and community. Starring Katherine Drake and Ritchie Crane, w...

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There's a new reason to be afraid of the dark... Pitch Black in 4K
Posted in News, Saturday 30th May 2020
Pitch Black 4K CoverA sci-fi/horror sleeper hit that birthed a franchise and launched the career of a new action movie icon, Pitch Black holds its own today as a nerve-shredding creature-feature in which the monsters outside finally meet their match against a monster within. When an intergalactic transport ship crashes on a remote desert planet with no sign of help on the horizon, the survivors, led by Fry (Radha...

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Creepshow 2 coming soon to HD
Posted in News, Saturday 30th May 2020
Titans of terror George A. Romero and Stephen King deliver yet another selection of blood-curdling tales in Creepshow 2, the follow-up to the 1982 horror classic. Arrow Video will be giving this classic the release it deserves on Blu-ray on 13th July. In "Old Chief Wood'nhead", a group of young hoodlums face retribution from an unlikely source after looting a local hardware store. Meanwhile, "The...

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You're going to need a bigger sofa... Doctor Who - The Monster Vault opening soon
Posted in News, Tuesday 26th May 2020
The Monster VaultDoctor Who's biggest and most comprehensive monster guide yet, The Monster Vault takes you on the ultimate tour of the Whoniverse, discovering and cataloguing every wonderful and terrifying creature the Doctor has ever encountered. From the notorious Daleks, to the evil Stenza warrior T'zim-Sha and the ancient Thijarians, The Monster Vault features in-depth profiles on each monster, showing the Doc...

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Influential and genre bending horror-comedy receives a new 2K restoration
Posted in News, Tuesday 26th May 2020
Mr Vampire coverEureka Entertainment to release Ricky Lau's influential Mr. Vampire, a genre bending horror-comedy, presented from a brand new 2K restoration making its worldwide debut on Blu-ray as part of the Eureka Classics range from 20 July. The first print-run of 2000 copies will feature a Limited Edition O-Card Slipcase and Collector's Booklet. One of the most genre-defining (not to mention ...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Horror Channel brings shocks aplenty in June with star-studded Spine-Chiller Season
Posted in Features, News, Thursday 21st May 2020
There are star-studded shocks aplenty on Horror Channel in June, courtesy of the Spine-Chiller Season - a selection of supernatural mysteries to get your summer off to a very scary start. Scheduled for Saturday nights at 9pm, the season is headed by the Channel premiere of the moody and violent chiller Gothika, starring Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr. and Penelope Cruz. Other titles include Kevin Bacon's career launcher Sti...

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Vin Diesel comes back to life in Bloodshot
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Bloodshot pack shotVin Diesel stars in the thrilling action movie Bloodshot, available to buy on 4K UHD, Blu-ray and DVD on June 8 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the bestselling comic book "Valiant" by Jeff Wadlow, Diesel stars as Ray Garrison, a soldier recently killed in action and brought back to life as the superhero Bloodshot by the RST corporation. With an army of nanotechnology in his vei...

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Exploitation classic Inferno of Torture to be released on Blu-ray
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
INFERNO_OF_TORTURE_3D_BD_1200Exploitation legend Teruo Ishii (Horrors of Malformed Men, Orgies of Edo) delivers one of his most extreme visions of violent eroticism in this, the sixth in his abnormal love series. Tattoos and torture await women forced into servitude in Ishii's Inferno of Torture which is being released 6th July by Arrow Video. Unable to repay a local lender, Yumi (Yumika Katayama) takes ...

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Exploitation classic Inferno of Torture to be released on Blu-ray
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
INFERNO_OF_TORTURE_3D_BD_1200Exploitation legend Teruo Ishii (Horrors of Malformed Men, Orgies of Edo) delivers one of his most extreme visions of violent eroticism in this, the sixth in his abnormal love series. Tattoos and torture await women forced into servitude in Ishii's Inferno of Torture which is being released 6th July by Arrow Video. Unable to repay a local lender, Yumi (Yumika Katayama) takes ...

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Dirk Gently to do his detecting on vinyl in July
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Dirk Gentleys Detectice Agency Vinyl'Let's think the unthinkable, let's do the undoable.' Presented in triple gatefold vinyl for the very first time, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency stars Harry Enfield as the singular detective in this full-cast BBC radio dramatisation of the novel by Douglas Adams. First broadcast on Radio 4 in 2007, these fantastically entertaining comedy sci-fi dramas ...

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Dirk Gently to do his detecting on vinyl in July
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Dirk Gentleys Detectice Agency Vinyl'Let's think the unthinkable, let's do the undoable.' Presented in triple gatefold vinyl for the very first time, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency stars Harry Enfield as the singular detective in this full-cast BBC radio dramatisation of the novel by Douglas Adams. First broadcast on Radio 4 in 2007, these fantastically entertaining comedy sci-fi dramas ...

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A trio of Lugosi classics coming to Blu-ray for the first time
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Lugosi_Poe_OCard_3D_pack_72dpi_V2Eureka Entertainment to release Murders in the Rue Morgue/The Black Cat/The Raven: Three Edgar Allan Poe Adaptations starring Bela Lugosi, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK. Presented in a 2-Disc Limited Edition Blu-ray set (2000 copies only) as part of The Masters of Cinema Series, available from 20 July. This trio of classic 1930s horror films-Murders in the R...

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A trio of Lugosi classics coming to Blu-ray for the first time
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Lugosi_Poe_OCard_3D_pack_72dpi_V2Eureka Entertainment to release Murders in the Rue Morgue/The Black Cat/The Raven: Three Edgar Allan Poe Adaptations starring Bela Lugosi, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK. Presented in a 2-Disc Limited Edition Blu-ray set (2000 copies only) as part of The Masters of Cinema Series, available from 20 July. This trio of classic 1930s horror films-Murders in the R...

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A trio of Lugosi classics coming to Blu-ray for the first time
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Lugosi_Poe_OCard_3D_pack_72dpi_V2Eureka Entertainment to release Murders in the Rue Morgue/The Black Cat/The Raven: Three Edgar Allan Poe Adaptations starring Bela Lugosi, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK. Presented in a 2-Disc Limited Edition Blu-ray set (2000 copies only) as part of The Masters of Cinema Series, available from 20 July. This trio of classic 1930s horror films-Murders in the R...

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Doctor Who: Time Lord Victorious from BBC Books
Posted in News, Sunday 17th May 2020
Doctor Who The Knight, The Fool, The DeadBBC Books has revealed that it will be publishing two novels to tie into BBC Studios multi-platform Doctor Who story, Time Lord Victorious. Time Lord Victorious will tell a new and untold story, set within the Dark Times at the start of the universe, when even the Eternals were young. Following several Doctors across space and time as they defend their h...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Interview with Adam Green, director of Victor Crowley
Posted in Doctor Who, Interviews, Wednesday 13th May 2020
Ahead of Horror Channel's UK TV premiere of Adam Green's Victor Crowley, the great director shares his personal tragedies, George Romero's inspirational words, the importance of genre comedy and hints that the Bayou Butcher may rise again... HC: Adam, you're back on Horror Channel with your latest Hatchet instalment, Victor Crowley. Excited? AG: I'm always thrilled to hear that another one of my films will be playing...

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Revenge - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Revenge Second Sight Films Certificate 18 Over the years there have been many "revenge" themed movies, a lot of which used uncomfortable and challenging set-ups to grasp their audiences. One only must think of the grindhouse films such as I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Last House on the Left (1972) and Death Wish (1974) to see what I am getting at here. There is a fine line between art and exploitation, and the...

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Revenge - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Revenge Second Sight Films Certificate 18 Over the years there have been many "revenge" themed movies, a lot of which used uncomfortable and challenging set-ups to grasp their audiences. One only must think of the grindhouse films such as I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Last House on the Left (1972) and Death Wish (1974) to see what I am getting at here. There is a fine line between art and exploitation, and the...

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Revenge - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Revenge Second Sight Films Certificate 18 Over the years there have been many "revenge" themed movies, a lot of which used uncomfortable and challenging set-ups to grasp their audiences. One only must think of the grindhouse films such as I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Last House on the Left (1972) and Death Wish (1974) to see what I am getting at here. There is a fine line between art and exploitation, and the...

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Revenge - Blu-ray review
Posted in Reviews, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Revenge Second Sight Films Certificate 18 Over the years there have been many "revenge" themed movies, a lot of which used uncomfortable and challenging set-ups to grasp their audiences. One only must think of the grindhouse films such as I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Last House on the Left (1972) and Death Wish (1974) to see what I am getting at here. There is a fine line between art and exploitation, and the...

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Blumhouse takes a stab at Fantasy Island
Posted in News, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Join the guests on Fantasy Island, when this movie is available to Download and Keep on June 29 and on Blu-ray and DVD from July 13. A twist n the original premise, Fantasy Island stars Michael Pena (Ant-Man and the Wasp), Maggie Q (Divergent), Lucy Hale (TPretty Little Liars), Austin Stowell (Battle of the Sexes), Jimmy O. Yang (Silicon Valley), Portia Doubleday (Carrie), Ryan Hansen (Veronica Mars), and Michael Roo...

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the shower along comes a new Grudge
Posted in News, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Chilling horror film The Grudge comes to Digital on May 18 and Blu-ray and DVD on June 1 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Producer Sam Raimi brings us the untold chapter of this horror classic starring Andrea Riseborough (Birdman), Demian Bichir (The Hateful Eight), John Cho (Searching), Betty Gilpin (GLOW), with horror movie legend Lin Shaye (Insidious, Ouija) and Jacki Weaver. The Grudge is directed by Nicol...

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Blair and Hasselhoff, together at last in Witchcraft!
Posted in News, Sunday 3rd May 2020
Starring The Exorcist's Linda Blair and Knight Rider's David Hasselhoff, Director Fabrizio Laurenti's Witchcraft (La Casa 4) is coming soon from 88 Films. When pregnant Jane (Linda Blair) and her family visit a secluded island to check out a proposed real estate deal, things start to go wrong when they come across two trespassers, supernatural expert Leslie and her boyfriend Gary (David Hasselhoff). Forced to ...

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A dysfunctional zombie and an even more dysfunctional family in Zombie for Sale!
Posted in News, Monday 27th April 2020
An infectiously funny slice of modern Korean cinema where Train to Busan, The Quiet Family and Warm Bodies collide to create a memorable rom-zom-com from first time director Lee Min-jae, Zombie for Sale. When the illegal human experiments of Korea's biggest Pharmaceutical company go wrong, one of their "undead" test subjects escapes and ends up in a shabby gas station owned by the Park family ...

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The Mystery Men are back, this time in HD!
Posted in News, Monday 27th April 2020
Very loosely based on characters first seen in the cult series of Flaming Carrot Comics, the strongest comedic cast in history united to become the strangest superhero team ever in Mystery Men. This outlandish and acclaimed classic is getting the HD treatment thanks to 88 Films and being released on May 15th. They're a ragtag team of superhero wannabes that includes Mr. Furious (Ben Stiller), The Shoveler (William H...

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A classic from Mike Hodges to get Blu-ray release
Posted in News, Friday 24th April 2020
Mike Hodges (Flash Gordon, Get Carter) wrote and directed Black Rainbow, a supernatural chiller as a meditation on the human race's ability to destroy the world, a gothic tale of suspense and the occult, guaranteed to send shivers down your spine which is receiving a Blu-ray release on 6th July thanks to Arrow Video. Martha Travis (Rosanna Arquette) is a travelling clairvoyant on the road with her sceptic father (Jason Robar...

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From the writer of Troll 2 comes Beyond Darkness
Posted in News, Friday 24th April 2020
88 Films' acclaimed Italian Collection continues to grow with a gem from cult writer/director Claudio Fragasso, Beyond Darkness, otherwise known as La Casa 5. When a man of God and his loving family move into a new house, they think they've found the perfect home...until they discover that their new digs were once the location where a coven of witches were burned at the stake! It's only a matter of time ...

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British filmmaker and author Sean Hogan steps inside the world of UK Horror with two works of metafictional film criticism
Posted in News, Friday 24th April 2020
Sean Hogan, best known for his films The Devil's Business and Little Deaths, has created two works of metafictional film criticism - England's Screaming and its follow-up, Three Mothers, One Father. England's Screaming is both a fictional history of UK genre cinema and a state of the nation address, taking films from 1945's Dead of Night to 2018's Possum to create a blackly satirical portrait of the country we ...

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More classic Giallo from 88 Films, Seven Blood-Stained Orchids
Posted in News, Saturday 18th April 2020
88 Films continue to bring classic Italian cinema in HD with their latest release, the wonderfully titled, Seven Blood-Stained Orchids. Six women are dead, murdered by a madman known as the Half-Moon Killer. Giulia Torresi (Uschi Glas) came close to being victim number seven; while she recovers, her fiance Mario (Antonio Sabato) sets out to snare the psycho - and realises that the murders ...

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Get ready for one hell of a party in We Summon the Darkness
Posted in News, Saturday 18th April 2020
.3Signature Entertainment and FrightFest Presents present booze, boys and satanism in We Summon the Darkness, a wicked, Satanic panic horror starring Alexandra Daddario (Baywatch) and Johnny Knoxville (Jackass). Summer 1998: three boys, three girls, one hell of a night. Turn the music up and let the blood flow as ritual sacrifice becomes the ultimate party game. Logan Miller (Escape Room), Keean John...

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Get ready for one hell of a party in We Summon the Darkness
Posted in News, Saturday 18th April 2020
.3Signature Entertainment and FrightFest Presents present booze, boys and satanism in We Summon the Darkness, a wicked, Satanic panic horror starring Alexandra Daddario (Baywatch) and Johnny Knoxville (Jackass). Summer 1998: three boys, three girls, one hell of a night. Turn the music up and let the blood flow as ritual sacrifice becomes the ultimate party game. Logan Miller (Escape Room), Keean John...

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Dream Demon is returning to give you nightmares
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
A young bride-to-be's anxieties over her upcoming wedding take on a horrifying, demonic form in underseen 1988 "rubber reality" shocker Dream Demon from director/co-writer Harley Cokeliss (Black Moon Rising), starring Timothy Spall and Jemma Redgrave. As her marriage to decorated war hero Oliver draws near, well-heeled Diana moves into her sprawling new London home where she starts to experience str...

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See "The Woman" like never before
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
Almost a decade after Lucky McKee burst upon the indie horror scene and became a 'Master of Horror' in the making thanks to his directorial debut May, he teamed up with legendary cult author Jack Ketchum for his most shocking and brutal film to date: The Woman, an instant cause celebre on its Sundance premiere. Now the acclaimed film is being unleashed onto Blu-ray on May 25th tha...

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Bong Joon-Ho's superb Snowpiercer coming to HE soon.
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
From the visionary mind behind 2020 Oscar-winner Parasite, Bong Joon-Ho's star-studded dystopian sci-fi thriller Snowpiercer is making its way to Blu-ray and DVD for the very first time in the UK. Set in 2031, the entire planet is frozen and the world's only survivors live aboard the Snowpiercer: a train that's been hurtling around the globe for the past seventeen years. Within the carraiges the rem...

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Interview with Lukas Feigelfeld, director of Hagazussa
Posted in Interviews, Friday 17th April 2020
The themes of witchcraft and the occult are making a bit of a come back at the moment. Movies such as The Witch and Midsommer have brought the genre back into focus and now Hagazussa from writer/director Lukas Feigelfeld takes the genre to another, even darker level. Here he chats about this incredibly atmospheric movie which is being released on May 11th thanks to Arrow Video. HC: Where did the ide...

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Don't look in the fridge! Lamberto Bava's Macabre coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
Lamberto Bava was taught his trade by his father, horror legend Mario Bava. Macabre, his first film as director, showed how well he'd learnt his lessons and is being released 15th May thanks to 88 Films. Still recovering from a pair of tragic and traumatic bereavements, Jane Baker (Bernice Steggers) moves into a new apartment in New Orleans. The owner's son, Robert, is blind - but that doesn't stop him hearing w...

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Don't look in the fridge! Lamberto Bava's Macabre coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
Lamberto Bava was taught his trade by his father, horror legend Mario Bava. Macabre, his first film as director, showed how well he'd learnt his lessons and is being released 15th May thanks to 88 Films. Still recovering from a pair of tragic and traumatic bereavements, Jane Baker (Bernice Steggers) moves into a new apartment in New Orleans. The owner's son, Robert, is blind - but that doesn't stop him hearing w...

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Don't look in the fridge! Lamberto Bava's Macabre coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Friday 17th April 2020
Lamberto Bava was taught his trade by his father, horror legend Mario Bava. Macabre, his first film as director, showed how well he'd learnt his lessons and is being released 15th May thanks to 88 Films. Still recovering from a pair of tragic and traumatic bereavements, Jane Baker (Bernice Steggers) moves into a new apartment in New Orleans. The owner's son, Robert, is blind - but that doesn't stop him hearing w...

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He'll see right through you! The Man with the X-Ray Eyes coming to Blu-ray
Posted in News, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Get ready for a visual treat as Second Sight announces the first ever UK Blu-ray release of Roger Corman's seminal horror sci-fi classic The Man with the X-Ray Eyes on May 4th. This 1960s cult favourite will be a sight to behold with a newly restored Limited Edition Box Set release, featuring stacks of brand new special features, including a new interview with director Roger Corman (The Little Shop of Horrors),...

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Thanks to Demon Records we can now experience The Underwater Menace
Posted in News, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Demon Music Group presents The Underwater Menace, the fifth serial in the fourth season of Doctor Who, starring Patrick Troughton as the Doctor. The soundtrack will be released on 29th May on 2 x 140g 'Volcanic Eruption' vinyl. In The Underwater Menace the TARDIS arrives on a volcanic island above the lost city of Atlantis. The Doctor learns of Professor Zaroff's insanely dangerous plan to raise t...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Horror Channel marks May with the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley and David Tennant in sadistic mood
Posted in Features, Wednesday 15th April 2020
Apocalyptic nightmares, the return of the monstrous Victor Crowley, David Tennant in sadistic mood and an all-star classic vampire tale... Horror Channel marks May with eight prime-time Channel premieres, including armrest-clutching shocker Bad Samaritan, starring a serial-killing David Tennant, Victor Crowley, Adam Green's horrifying rebooted journey back to the haunted, blood-drenched bayou, Francis Ford Ca...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Kim Newman looks to the future and reports on Horror's up and coming Classic Sci-Fi Weekend
Posted in Features, Monday 6th April 2020
The 1950s are remembered as the rock 'n' roll years - Bill Haley and Elvis, Little Richard and Chuck Berry - but also as the dawn of the atomic era, the height of the cold war, and the decade when science fiction movies reigned. A fad for futuristic design meant cars sported sharkfins like Flash Gordon's spaceship, and refrigerators were streamlined behemoths like the lumbering robots of pulp magazines. It was an uneasy, nervo...

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Horror Channel has such sights to show you with broadcast of Hellraiser Trilogy
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st April 2020
Fridays on Horror brings you a box of not so nice delights as we open a puzzle known as the Lament Configuration and deliver Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. We begin April 3rd at 10.50pm with Clive Barker's Hellraiser. Frank Cotton (Sean Chapman) has solved the mystery of the Lament Configuration puzzle box, a sort of evil Rubik's cube. Unfortunately he inadvertently opens a doorw...

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Horror Channel has such sights to show you with broadcast of Hellraiser Trilogy
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st April 2020
Fridays on Horror brings you a box of not so nice delights as we open a puzzle known as the Lament Configuration and deliver Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. We begin April 3rd at 10.50pm with Clive Barker's Hellraiser. Frank Cotton (Sean Chapman) has solved the mystery of the Lament Configuration puzzle box, a sort of evil Rubik's cube. Unfortunately he inadvertently opens a doorw...

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Horror Channel has such sights to show you with broadcast of Hellraiser Trilogy
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st April 2020
Fridays on Horror brings you a box of not so nice delights as we open a puzzle known as the Lament Configuration and deliver Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. We begin April 3rd at 10.50pm with Clive Barker's Hellraiser. Frank Cotton (Sean Chapman) has solved the mystery of the Lament Configuration puzzle box, a sort of evil Rubik's cube. Unfortunately he inadvertently opens a doorw...

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Horror Channel has such sights to show you with broadcast of Hellraiser Trilogy
Posted in Features, Wednesday 1st April 2020
Fridays on Horror brings you a box of not so nice delights as we open a puzzle known as the Lament Configuration and deliver Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. We begin April 3rd at 10.50pm with Clive Barker's Hellraiser. Frank Cotton (Sean Chapman) has solved the mystery of the Lament Configuration puzzle box, a sort of evil Rubik's cube. Unfortunately he inadvertently opens a doorw...

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Interview with actor Nicholas Vince star of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th March 2020
Fridays in April on Horror will deliver to you three of the most viscous and acclaimed horror movies ever made, Hellraiser, Hellraiser II: Hellbound and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. One of the stars of the first two movies was Nicholas Vince who brought so much to the character of "Chatterer". Here he, err, chats to Horror about how he become involved in such memorable movies and his plans for the future. (P...

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Interview with actor Nicholas Vince star of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th March 2020
Fridays in April on Horror will deliver to you three of the most viscous and acclaimed horror movies ever made, Hellraiser, Hellraiser II: Hellbound and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. One of the stars of the first two movies was Nicholas Vince who brought so much to the character of "Chatterer". Here he, err, chats to Horror about how he become involved in such memorable movies and his plans for the future. (P...

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Interview with actor Nicholas Vince star of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th March 2020
Fridays in April on Horror will deliver to you three of the most viscous and acclaimed horror movies ever made, Hellraiser, Hellraiser II: Hellbound and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. One of the stars of the first two movies was Nicholas Vince who brought so much to the character of "Chatterer". Here he, err, chats to Horror about how he become involved in such memorable movies and his plans for the future. (P...

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Interview with actor Nicholas Vince star of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II
Posted in Interviews, Monday 30th March 2020
Fridays in April on Horror will deliver to you three of the most viscous and acclaimed horror movies ever made, Hellraiser, Hellraiser II: Hellbound and Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. One of the stars of the first two movies was Nicholas Vince who brought so much to the character of "Chatterer". Here he, err, chats to Horror about how he become involved in such memorable movies and his plans for the future. (P...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Horror Channel celebrates Sci-Fi B-Movies with Classic Sci-Fi Weekend in April
Posted in Features, Tuesday 24th March 2020
Horror Channel also celebrates the Sci-fi B-Movie with a Classic Sci-Fi Weekend, featuring the channel premieres of mutant octopus-rampaging It Came From Beneath The Sea, Fred F. Sears' saucer-invading caper Earth Vs The Flying Saucers, Sears' rampaging alien bird yarn The Giant Claw, Jack Arnold's thought-provoking classic The Incredible Shrinking Man and Nathan Juran's Ray Harryhausen inspired 20 Million Mi...

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Groundbreaking gore-fest, Revenge coming to HD
Posted in News, Monday 23rd March 2020
One of the most talked about movies of recent years, Revenge takes the classic exploitation genre by the balls, and now Second Sight Films is giving this groundbreaking gore-fest the Limited Edition Blu-ray box set treatment. The release features stacks of brand new special features, including a new interview with debut feature writer-director Coralie Fargeat and star Matilda Lutz. Also included are new interviews with ...

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Screamers in HD, coming soon
Posted in News, Thursday 19th March 2020
101 Films presents Screamers (1995), which is title 013 on the 101 Films Black Label; the cult classic and, chilling sci-fi based on the Philip K. Dick short story Second Variety, and is being released on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK on May 4th. The year is 2078. The man is rebel Alliance Commander Col. Joseph Hendricksson (Weller), assigned to protect the Sirius 6B outpost from ravage and plunder at the hands...

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Interview with Jen and Sylvia Soska, directors of Vendetta
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 19th March 2020
Vengeance Season on Horror contains the UK TV premiere of Vendetta, the superb all-male maelstrom of mayhem from Jen and Sylvia Soska. We chatted to these incredible talented creatives about this action-packed thriller and what they have planned for the future. HC: Have you always been wrestling fans and if so, when growing up, who were your faves? Sylvia: We got introduced to wrestling during the epic Kane brother...

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Interview with Jen and Sylvia Soska, directors of Vendetta
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 19th March 2020
Vengeance Season on Horror contains the UK TV premiere of Vendetta, the superb all-male maelstrom of mayhem from Jen and Sylvia Soska. We chatted to these incredible talented creatives about this action-packed thriller and what they have planned for the future. HC: Have you always been wrestling fans and if so, when growing up, who were your faves? Sylvia: We got introduced to wrestling during the epic Kane brother...

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Interview with Jen and Sylvia Soska, directors of Vendetta
Posted in Interviews, Thursday 19th March 2020
Vengeance Season on Horror contains the UK TV premiere of Vendetta, the superb all-male maelstrom of mayhem from Jen and Sylvia Soska. We chatted to these incredible talented creatives about this action-packed thriller and what they have planned for the future. HC: Have you always been wrestling fans and if so, when growing up, who were your faves? Sylvia: We got introduced to wrestling during the epic Kane brother...

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UK TV premiere of The Soska Sister's Vendetta leads Horror Channel Vengeance Season in April
Posted in Features, Monday 16th March 2020
April is a wicked month on Horror Channel as cops and villains fight it out in the Vengeance Season, a hard-hitting violent action collection which includes the UK TV premieres of the Soska Sister's all-male maelstrom of mayhem, Vendetta, starring Dean Cain and Paul 'Big Show' Wight, and the fight-to-the death revenge thriller Blood Out, starring Luke Goss, 50 Cent and Vinnie Jones. Broadcast on Saturday nights at ...

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UK TV premiere of The Soska Sister's Vendetta leads Horror Channel Vengeance Season in April
Posted in Features, Monday 16th March 2020
April is a wicked month on Horror Channel as cops and villains fight it out in the Vengeance Season, a hard-hitting violent action collection which includes the UK TV premieres of the Soska Sister's all-male maelstrom of mayhem, Vendetta, starring Dean Cain and Paul 'Big Show' Wight, and the fight-to-the death revenge thriller Blood Out, starring Luke Goss, 50 Cent and Vinnie Jones. Broadcast on Saturday nights at ...

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UK TV premiere of The Soska Sister's Vendetta leads Horror Channel Vengeance Season in April
Posted in Features, Monday 16th March 2020
April is a wicked month on Horror Channel as cops and villains fight it out in the Vengeance Season, a hard-hitting violent action collection which includes the UK TV premieres of the Soska Sister's all-male maelstrom of mayhem, Vendetta, starring Dean Cain and Paul 'Big Show' Wight, and the fight-to-the death revenge thriller Blood Out, starring Luke Goss, 50 Cent and Vinnie Jones. Broadcast on Saturday nights at ...

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UK TV premiere of The Soska Sister's Vendetta leads Horror Channel Vengeance Season in April
Posted in Features, Monday 16th March 2020
April is a wicked month on Horror Channel as cops and villains fight it out in the Vengeance Season, a hard-hitting violent action collection which includes the UK TV premieres of the Soska Sister's all-male maelstrom of mayhem, Vendetta, starring Dean Cain and Paul 'Big Show' Wight, and the fight-to-the death revenge thriller Blood Out, starring Luke Goss, 50 Cent and Vinnie Jones. Broadcast on Saturday nights at ...

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UK TV premiere of The Soska Sister's Vendetta leads Horror Channel Vengeance Season in April
Posted in Features, Monday 16th March 2020
April is a wicked month on Horror Channel as cops and villains fight it out in the Vengeance Season, a hard-hitting violent action collection which includes the UK TV premieres of the Soska Sister's all-male maelstrom of mayhem, Vendetta, starring Dean Cain and Paul 'Big Show' Wight, and the fight-to-the death revenge thriller Blood Out, starring Luke Goss, 50 Cent and Vinnie Jones. Broadcast on Saturday nights at ...

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Discover the film legacy of Edgar Allan Poe
Posted in News, Sunday 15th March 2020
No one has influenced the horror genre more than the writings of Edgar Allan Poe. Poe's works have inspired hundreds of films, and this influence is studied in universities around the globe. This is the first time ever that every Poe influenced film has been analyzed in a single book. Poe Pictures is an invaluable resource to film studies programs and also a critical guide for every fan of these films. Included is a...

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Discover the film legacy of Edgar Allan Poe
Posted in News, Sunday 15th March 2020
No one has influenced the horror genre more than the writings of Edgar Allan Poe. Poe's works have inspired hundreds of films, and this influence is studied in universities around the globe. This is the first time ever that every Poe influenced film has been analyzed in a single book. Poe Pictures is an invaluable resource to film studies programs and also a critical guide for every fan of these films. Included is a...

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Time for The Visitation from Silva Screen
Posted in News, Sunday 15th March 2020
The Visitation is the first commercial release of Paddy Kingsland's vintage Doctor Who synth score, to be made available in physical, digital and vinyl formats. Based on Eric Saward's book, The Visitation is set in England during the height of the 17th Century Great Plague. The story follows The Doctor and his companion fighting Terileptic, a group of fugitive aliens plotting to make the Earth their new ...

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For the first time in physical form the score to The Sun Makers.
Posted in News, Sunday 15th March 2020
The Sun Makers is the first commercial release of Dudley Simpson's distinctive Doctor Who score, to be made available in physical, digital and vinyl formats. Famously, the Christian conservative campaigner Mary Whitehouse misunderstood Doctor Who to be a children's programme and thanks to her relentless fight, the BBC was forced to replace the programme's original production team. The new team was under o...

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Discover a new Eden in April thanks to Tim Lebbon
Posted in News, Sunday 15th March 2020
From the bestselling author of The Silence comes a brand-new, original eco-horror which will delight fans of Jeff VanderMeer and Josh Malerman, set in a near-future world in which self-preservation truly is the first law of nature. In a time when Earth's rising oceans contain enormous islands of refuse, the Amazon rainforest is all-but destroyed, and countless species edge towards extinction, the Virgin Zones were establish...

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Project Tic Toc is running once more on Horror
Posted in Features, Sunday 15th March 2020
For his third TV production, legendary producer Irwin Allen turned to the theme of history, past and present, The Time Tunnel. The concept is nice and straight forward: Project Tic-Toc is an experimental Time Machine project which has been created at huge cost by the United States Government. So far, their efforts have designed and built "The Time Tunnel", a sort of multi-dimensional corridor you can walk down to en...

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Project Tic Toc is running once more on Horror
Posted in Features, Sunday 15th March 2020
For his third TV production, legendary producer Irwin Allen turned to the theme of history, past and present, The Time Tunnel. The concept is nice and straight forward: Project Tic-Toc is an experimental Time Machine project which has been created at huge cost by the United States Government. So far, their efforts have designed and built "The Time Tunnel", a sort of multi-dimensional corridor you can walk down to en...

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Project Tic Toc is running once more on Horror
Posted in Features, Sunday 15th March 2020
For his third TV production, legendary producer Irwin Allen turned to the theme of history, past and present, The Time Tunnel. The concept is nice and straight forward: Project Tic-Toc is an experimental Time Machine project which has been created at huge cost by the United States Government. So far, their efforts have designed and built "The Time Tunnel", a sort of multi-dimensional corridor you can walk down to en...

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Project Tic Toc is running once more on Horror
Posted in Features, Sunday 15th March 2020
For his third TV production, legendary producer Irwin Allen turned to the theme of history, past and present, The Time Tunnel. The concept is nice and straight forward: Project Tic-Toc is an experimental Time Machine project which has been created at huge cost by the United States Government. So far, their efforts have designed and built "The Time Tunnel", a sort of multi-dimensional corridor you can walk down to en...

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Eaglemoss' Hero Collector debuts new range of Ghostbusters Chibi merch
Posted in News, Friday 13th March 2020
Hero Collector - designers, manufacturers, and publishers of high-quality collectibles from across pop culture - cracks open the containment field to reveal a new range of Ghostbusters Chibi merchandise: fun pin badges, t-shirts, and socks, decorated with Ghostbusters art in the distinctive chibi-style of small, cutesy caricatures! The new range includes a whopping 19 all-new pin bad...

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From the producers of Sinister comes The Wolf Hour
Posted in News, Friday 13th March 2020
The Wolf Hour is the edge-of-your-seat psychological thriller where fear of the outside world greys the line between the real and imaginary. July 1977. New York City is awash with escalating violence. A citywide blackout triggers city wide panic with rampant looting, crime and fire. June (Naomi Watts), once a celebrated counterculture figure, retreats from the chaos shutting herself inside the yellowed walls of her gra...

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From the producers of Sinister comes The Wolf Hour
Posted in News, Friday 13th March 2020
The Wolf Hour is the edge-of-your-seat psychological thriller where fear of the outside world greys the line between the real and imaginary. July 1977. New York City is awash with escalating violence. A citywide blackout triggers city wide panic with rampant looting, crime and fire. June (Naomi Watts), once a celebrated counterculture figure, retreats from the chaos shutting herself inside the yellowed walls of her gra...

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The final instalment in Fritz Lang's 'Dr. Mabuse' trilogy coming to HD
Posted in News, Friday 13th March 2020
Eureka Entertainment to release The Thousand Eyes of Dr. Mabuse [Die 1000 Augun des Dr. Mabuse], the final instalment in Fritz Lang's 'Dr. Mabuse' trilogy, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK, as a part of The Masters of Cinema Series from 11 May. The first print run of 2000 copies will be presented with a Limited Edition O-Card Slipcase. After enjoying fantastic success with Fritz...

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Fancy some "Folk Horror"? We've got the book for you!
Posted in News, Thursday 12th March 2020
From the critically acclaimed author of Hekla's Children comes a dark and haunting tale of an ancient cult wreaking bloody havoc on the modern world... Struggling with the effects of early-onset dementia, Dennie Keeling now leads a quiet life. Her husband is dead, her children are grown, and her best friend, Sarah, was convicted of murdering her abusive husband. After Sarah's tragic death in prison, D...

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Demon Records announce special releases for RSD 2020
Posted in News, Wednesday 11th March 2020
Demon Records are releasing two new and exclusive vinyl releases for Record Store Day 2020. This much anticipated event will take place on Saturday 18th April, with over 200 independent record stores across the UK joining forces to sell exclusive vinyl releases. First up, Demon Records presents a narrated full-cast TV soundtrack of the legendary historical adventure, Doctor Who: The Massacre of Bartholomew's E...

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Cronenberg All Dayer Sunday 8th March at Stockport Plaza
Posted in News, Saturday 7th March 2020
Grimmfest and Horror Channel pay tribute to a true icon of horror Sunday 8th March, David Cronenberg which is the second event from this year's Legend's of Horror celebration. Doors open 12.30pm at the suitably elegant, art-deco surroundings of Stockport Plaza where you can experience on the big screen four of David Cronenberg's best: 1.00pm Rabid 15 Cert In the wake of the Soska Twins' recent remake,...

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J-horror classics come to HD
Posted in News, Wednesday 4th March 2020
An iconic trilogy of J-horror films comes to Blu-ray for the first time! Tapping into the same brand of terror as the Ring and Grudge movies, visionary director Takashi Miike (Audition, Blade of the Immortal) presents a modern, high-tech twist on that mainstay of Japanese folklore, the yurei or vengeful spirit, in the form of its own iconic antihero - the terrifying Mimiko. In the first instalment...

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