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Ever wanted to see what Sense-Sphere Marble Vinyl looked like?
Posted on Thursday 19th May 2022
DrWho_TheSensorites_3D_Exploded 02"They are hostile, these Sensorites, but in the strangest possible way..." Demon Records presents a narrated TV soundtrack from the very first series of Doctor Who, The Sensorites starring William Hartnell as the Doctor. The TARDIS lands on board a spaceship, in orbit around a planet known as the Sense-Sphere. The Doctor and his companions learn that t...

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Celebrate the music of Alan Silvestri thanks to Silver Screen Records
Posted on Thursday 19th May 2022
Alan Silvestri AlbumFrom small beginnings in 1974 as a local cinema and university event, Film Fest Gent has grown yearly in stature and is now recognised as one of the major destinations for the film industry. A vital component is the celebration of film music in the shape of the World Soundtrack Awards which honours the very best composers at work in the world of cinema. In 2015, renowned Hollywood c...

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Escape from New York score to be released on red vinyl
Posted on Thursday 19th May 2022
EFNW Red VinylOriginally released on the 31st of July 2015, the vinyl edition of John Carpenter's classic 1981 thriller, Escape from New York mirrored the expanded CD release from 2000, with over 20 minutes of previously unreleased music plus music from scenes deleted from the final print and original dialogue highlights. The masters for that CD were re-mixed from the original multi-track session tapes by lon...

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Would you experience The Leftovers?
Posted on Thursday 19th May 2022
The Leftover CoversIssued on limited edition white vinyl is Max Richter's emotive and minimal score to Damon Lindelof's TV series The Leftovers which is about a post-apocalyptic global event where 2% of the world's population disappears without explanation. Richter's approach explores the feelings of the protagonist's family, the Garveys, through intimate, small-scale music. He tackles this psychologic...

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Doctor Who soundtrack now in orange!
Posted on Thursday 19th May 2022
Doctor Who Series 1 and 2 SoundtrackBack by popular demand having been originally released in 2013 on black vinyl, the now classic soundtrack to Doctor Who Series 1 and 2 has been repressed on coloured vinyl for the first time thanks to Silva Screen Records. The enduringly popular music to Doctor Who Series 1 & 2 features some of Murray Gold's finest work alongside two songs from Neil Hannon (The...

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From Rob Savage comes Dashcam
Posted on Saturday 30th April 2022
DASHCAM POSTERRob Savage's provocative new horror Dashcam will be released in selected UK cinemas on Friday June 3, by eOne and will be available for digital download from Monday June 6. Savage, who was the genius behind Host in 2020 seems to have tapped into what makes found-footage such a chilling genre and this time has turned the tension up to 11! Dashcam follows Annie Hardy on a crazy horror road trip. Viewed thro...

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Dare you see The Boy Behind The Door?
Posted on Tuesday 26th April 2022
The Boy Behind The Door is the dramatic and evocative feature film debut from writing-directing duo David Charbonier and Justin Powell. This Shudder Original from the talented team - who went on to create the critically acclaimed horror The Djinn - has been described by the NME as 'practically flawless' and is now set for its UK Blu-ray, DVD and digital release, from Acorn Media International. ...

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Dominic Brunt's new horror movie, Wolf Manor, enters post-production.
Posted on Tuesday 26th April 2022
Wolf Manor - WEB2The werewolf horror thriller Wolf Manor has entered post-production. Directed by Dominic Brunt, this full-throttle, gore-filled tale of a film crew caught in the claws of a manor house's resident werewolf, was shot in three weeks in locations in Shropshire. Brunt's UK-produced film, which was written by Pete Wild and Joel Ferrari, stars James Fleet, (Bridgerton, Operation Mincemeat) Jay Taylor (D...

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John Carpenter, Daniel Davies and Cody Carpenter announce original soundtrack for Firestarter
Posted on Thursday 21st April 2022
Firestarter LP CoverThe horror master John Carpenter is back with his Halloween series collaborators Daniel Davies and Cody Carpenter for their infectious new soundtrack to the 2022 adaptation of Stephen King's Firestarter. The soundtrack is set for release digitally alongside the film's theatrical release on May 13th via Black Lot, with vinyl, CD and cassette tape due on October 14th on Sa...

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Wyrmwood: Apocalypse gets Blu-ray, DVD and digital release
Posted on Friday 8th April 2022
Wyrmwood ApocalypseHaving thrilled UK audiences - and sated horror fans' thirst for bloody-bedlam on its UK premiere at FrightFest Glasgow, now Wyrmwood: Apocalypse is set for its Blu-ray, DVD, and digital release on 16 May from 101 Films. Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead and Wyrmwood: Apocalypse will also be available as a Blu-ray double set. Australian brothers Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner have penned another gut-sp...

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Anthony Perkins takes on a different kind of psycho
Posted on Wednesday 6th April 2022
EDGE_OF_SANITY_3D_UKAnthony Perkins builds upon his legendary status as cinema's seminal psycho in Edge of Sanity, a delirious conflation of Robert Louis Stephenson's classic horror novella 'Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' and Jack the Ripper's real-life reign of terror over Victorian London. Arrow Films will give this the release it deserves on June 20th. When his experiments into a powerful new anaesthet...

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The Descent - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack finally coming to vinyl
Posted on Tuesday 5th April 2022
The+Descent+Sleeve+1400x1400Burning Witches Records will unleash the David Julyan score to one of the greatest British horror films ever made - The Descent on April 8th. Neil Marshall's sophomore film, 2005's The Descent, brought the British filmmaker into Masters of Horror territory (and for good reason). The claustrophobic as hell look at a group of women exploring caves while also coming to term...

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A TV-movie classic to get the Blu-ray treatment
Posted on Sunday 3rd April 2022
The Initiation of SarahSatantic secrets and telekenetic terror combine in The Initiation of Sarah is a classic made-for-TV horror movie directed by Hammer Films alumnus Robert Day (She), from a story co-written by Tom Holland (Fright Night), featuring cinematography by Ric Waite (48 Hrs). It will have a special Blu-ray release on 20th June thanks to Arrow Films. Shy misfit Sarah Goodwin (Kay...

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Fulci's last classic to get Blu-ray release
Posted on Sunday 3rd April 2022
DemoniaLike many of his contemporaries, Godfather of Gore Lucio Fulci (City of the Living Dead, Don't Torture a Duckling) found his career on a downturn at the end of the 1980s as the bottom fell out of the Italian horror movie market. While much of his latter-day output went straight to video, these low-budget productions nonetheless offer up some diamonds in the rough, among them his 1990 tale of rampaging Satanic Sisters - De...

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Father of Flies starring Camilla Rutherford and the late Nicholas Tucci to be released 11 April
Posted on Sunday 3rd April 2022
Father of FLiesHaving sated horror fans and critics thirst for creepy chills on its UK premiere at Grimmfest now Father of Flies - a tightly paced, beautifully constructed, and disorientating psychological horror from director Ben Charles Edwards, is set for its general release on digital from 101 Films on 11 April. The haunting and atmospheric feature is dedicated to the late Nicholas Tucci (You're Next, Myth), who g...

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Ghostface is back and coming to your home!
Posted on Sunday 27th March 2022
The much-anticipated new Scream from Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media Group arrives for purchase on Digital March 30 and on 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray SteelBook, 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD on April 11 with some killer bonus content. In addition, fans can own both the new 2022 movie and the original 1996 hit in a Scream 2-Movie Collection on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital. Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal mur...

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Mankind may not survive her! Species franchise to get a special box-set thanks to 88Films
Posted on Sunday 27th March 2022
SPECIES BOX SETStarring Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina and Natasha Henstridge in her debut performance, the original Species was an impressive mix of science fiction and body horror, inspired by the likes of Alien and the work of David Cronenberg. Its success encouraged a run of entertaining sequels and the franchise has long been a favourite of cult film enthusiasts everywhere. On April 25th 88Films will relea...

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Devilishly dark, creepy and compelling horror Stoker Hills set to be unleashed
Posted on Sunday 13th March 2022
Stoker HillsEnter Stoker Hills at your own risk... where evil lurks in the shadows, in this nightmare-fuelled horror. The darkly enthralling new feature from director Benjamin Louis (State's Evidence) is set to have UK audiences on the edge of their seats, or firmly behind the sofa when it gets it debut on digital from 101 Films this March. Three college students, Ryan (David Gridley), Erica (Steffani Brass) a...

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The Babadook gets Standard Edition Blu-ray and 4K releases
Posted on Sunday 13th March 2022
The BabadookJennifer Kent's acclaimed, unsettling chiller The Babadook stars Essie Davis (Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries), as a grief-stricken mother who is desperately trying to bring up her troubled son the best she can, will a new book be the answer to his sleep woes, or is it the beginning of an unimaginable nightmare? Following the violent death of her husband on the day their son Samuel (Noah Wiseman) was born, Am...

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The Descent - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack: Exclusive launch and screening event
Posted on Saturday 12th March 2022
The Descent Vinyl ReleaseBurning Witches Records are holding a special Q+A with the film's director, Neil Marshall and composer, David Julyan to be hosted by FrightFest's Paul McEvoy, before an exclusive screening of the 2005 horror hit on Friday 8th of April. The event will be held at the wonderful Cinema in the Arches in London's Battersea, Q+A. "Prepare to be scared senseless, and then, when you think you have it fig...

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The VVitch gets a spellbinding Limited Edition 4K/Blu-ray Release this Easter from Second Sight Films
Posted on Friday 4th March 2022
The WitchRobert Eggers' internationally lauded directorial debut feature The Witch (2016), features a spellbinding performance from a young Anya Taylor-Joy early on in a career that has seen her become a force to be reckoned with. Now this chilling, fear-filled film gets the highly anticipated Limited Edition 4K UHD/Blu-ray treatment, packed full of bonus features, courtesy of Second Sight Films on June 20th. New England...

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One of the most obscure nasties of the VHS era to get the Blu-ray treatment
Posted on Tuesday 22nd February 2022
88FB464Delirium2D_800x88Films are once again delving into the past for their latest unmissbale release, Delirium. For his feature film debut, director Peter Maris took portions of an unfinished urban conspiracy thriller and added a new psycho-killer procedural to create what may be the most unusual/vicious proto-slasher shocker of the '70s, Delirium. When a series of savage murders rocks St. Loui...

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Night of the Demon (1980) to get special Blu-ray release
Posted on Tuesday 22nd February 2022
Night of the Demon CoverAmid the gush of early '80s low-budget backwoods horror, only one lost classic brought together softcore sex, hardcore violence, Satanic sex cults and a limb-tearing, gut-slinging, penis-ripping beast for "the best and bloodiest Bigfoot movie ever made." (Buried.com) known as Night of the Demon. Thanks to 88Films we can now all enjoy this brutal piece of celluloid complete with ...

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Sweetie, You Won't Believe It is coming to Blu-ray and download
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
Sweetie You Won't Believe ItBerserk, bloody hilarious and not for the faint hearted; Sweetie, You Won't Believe It gets its UK release on digital and Blu-ray release from 101 Films on 21 February, following its barnstorming UK Premiere at FrightFest 2021, and receiving huge praise as horror of the year. The movie is a brilliantly berserk and bloody hilarious Kazakhstan killer flick and Director Yernar...

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First UK artwork released for psychological thriller A Banquet
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
A Banquet - UK ArtworkA Banquet is an unsettling, thought-provoking and hyper-tense psychological thriller from director Ruth Paxton. The film stars Sienna Guillory (Resident Evil franchise, Luther), Jessica Alexander (Get Even), Ruby Stokes (Rocks, Bridgerton) and Lindsay Duncan (Birdman). Widowed mother, Holly (Guillory), is pushed to breaking point when her daughter Betsey (Alexander) develops an extreme ...

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"Gets under your skin, doesn't it?" New trailer released for Broadcast Signal Intrusion
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
Lightbulb Film Distribution has shared the UK theatrical trailer for new crime-thriller, Broadcast Signal Intrusion. The film will be in UK/EIRE Cinemas from 25th March and on Blu-ray and Digital Download from 28th March. In the late 90s, a video archivist unearths a series of sinister pirate broadcasts and becomes obsessed with uncovering the conspiracy behind them. Following its World Premiere at SXSW, the film has played a string of International genre festivals - including Fantasia, Sitges, FrightFest, Abertoir and Celluloid Screams. Directed by Jacob Gentry (Synchronicity), the film...

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RSD 2022 reveals its first titles and Doctor Who fans should listen up!
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
DEAD AIR V3Record Store Day 2022 falls on April 23rd and sees the event celebrate 15 years, and the titles being released are starting to come through. First to reach us is a classic audiobook which is given the lush vinyl treatment by Demon Records, Doctor Who - Dead Air. Hot on the heels of a creature that exists through sound, the Doctor lands on a pirate radio station boat in the late 1960s. The creature has already k...

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New poster released for Irish psychological thriller You Are Not My Mother
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
You Are Not My Mother (Signature Entertainment) ArtworkYou Are Not My Mother is a creepy and unsettling psychological thriller deeply rooted in Irish folklore. This highly-anticipated chiller - directed by Kate Dolan - debuted at Toronto International Film Festival to great acclaim and stars Carolyn Bracken (Dublin Murders), Paul Reid(Vikings, Ritual) and Hazel Doupe (Calm with Ho...

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Mad Max meets Dawn of the Dead in this zombie-splatting action-packed Aussie gore-fest
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
Wyrmwood ApocalypseIt's time to take a hellish, high-octane return to the Aussie outback for some outlandish, blood-oozing rampaging zombie action in Wyrmwood: Apocalypse, the highly anticipated sequel to cult-classic Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead. Australian brothers Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner have penned another gut-splattering sensation with this fantastically frenzied feature, which is set to thrill UK audien...

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Classic Doctor Who adventure The Pirate Planet getting special vinyl release
Posted on Sunday 20th February 2022
DrWho_ThePiratePlanet_3D_Rollout_WithSticker"The life force is dead! We're all murderers!" Demon Records presents the debut Doctor Who adventure by Douglas Adams - creator of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - The Pirate Planet, starring Tom Baker as the Doctor. On the hunt for the Key to Time, the Doctor, Romana and K9 materialise on the planet Calufrax - or do they? Entangled in...

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101 Films to release two more classics from AGFA
Posted on Saturday 19th February 2022
The 101 Films AFGA range continues to grow in March with the only movie in history made explicitly to catch a serial killer, and a snapshot of life, love, and revenge on the grounds of a seedy carnival in 1960s Smalltown, USA... The Zodiac KillerFirst up its The Zodiac Killer which was directed by Tom Hanson, who had previously owned a chain of Pizza Man restaurants! he movie was made to capture ...

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Trailer for Jordan Peele's "Nope" has just been released
Posted on Sunday 13th February 2022
Starring Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Steven Yeun, Michael Wincott, and Brandon Perea, Jordan Peele's much anticipated new movie, Nope is due in cinemas later this year. Let us know via Facebook and Twitter what you think of this teaser.

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Classic slasher, Hatchet for the Honeymoon gets Blu-ray treatment
Posted on Tuesday 18th January 2022
Hatchet for The HoneymoonFrom director Mario Bava, the Godfather of Italian horror, comes Hatchet for the Honeymoon, a superlative early 70s slasher which places us and the erstwhile filmmaker back in the realm of the Gialli feature, a cinematic sub-genre he practically invented. Limited to 3000 units this edition from 88 Films is avai.able now. With echoes of Psycho (1960) and Peeping Tom (196...

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Marco Beltrami and Brian Tyler's Scream scores get new releases
Posted on Sunday 9th January 2022
Scream Soundtracks"Hello, Sidney" Varese Sarabande celebrate the return of Scream with two very special releases. Marco Beltrami's scores from the first four films get the box set treatment via a 4-LP set, 6-CD set (exclusive to VareseSarabande.com), and digital releases. Featuring a trove of previously unreleased material, both physical sets come in packaging that folds out into a Ghostface mas...

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Who ya gonna call for help in the Afterlife?
Posted on Wednesday 5th January 2022
Ghostbusters AfterlifeFrom director Jason Reitman and producer Ivan Reitman comes the next chapter in the original Ghostbusters universe, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, available to Download and Keep on January 10th, to Rent on Digital on January 31st and also on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Starring Carrie Coon (Gone Girl, The Nest), Finn Wolfhard (Stran...

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