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fearfest 2017

Dates Announced For AMC’s Fear Fest Whose Lineup Will Include ‘Cult Of Chucky’

  One of the best things about Halloween is the flood of horror movies on TV and every year genre fans look forward to AMC’s Fear Fest who will be celebrating its 21st anniversary this year. This year the Fear Fest will begin on October 16 and run through Halloween night. The bad news, the […]

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Is Laurie Strode Returning To Haddonfield Next ‘Halloween’?

Jamie Lee Curtis coming back to play Laurie Strode? Is this a trick or is this a treat? Well, my Little Monsters, it appears to be a huge Halloween treat, indeed. Not for this Halloween mind you, but just in time for the big screen next Halloween. On the next Halloween film’s release date of […]

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Things Get Brutal In The Red Band Trailer For Horror-Comedy ‘Better Watch Out’

  The trailer has arrived for the horror-comedy Better Watch Out and it’s brutal, giving off a serious Home Alone meets The Strangers vibe and we are digging it. Set “on a quiet suburban street, a babysitter must defend a twelve-year-old boy from intruders, only to discover it’s far from a normal invasion.” The intruders have no […]

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Christmas Comes Early This Year – First Batch Of Images Gifted For ‘Red Christmas’

  Artsploitation delivers Christmas early this year and gifts us with a batch of new images from Craig Anderson’s holiday horror film Red Christmas, starring genre icon Dee Wallace. From the Press Release: Philadelphia, PA – Artsploitation has released the first images for their upcoming release of the Australian horror film Red Christmas.  Genre icon Dee Wallace (The […]

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Critical Thinking

Actress and well known horror star, Caroline Williams tweeted an article this morning that dovetailed with several previous Cynema posts. Director Brett Ratner called out the dangers of aggregate film score sites like Rotten Tomatoes or the similar Metacritic in an article that devolves into a promo for his upcoming films. You can read it […]

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Krampus: The Christmas Demon

It’s been in vogue the past couple of years to address Santa’s counterpart, Krampus.  Cartoon appearances, a few movies (one of which was a major motion picture), t-shirts and sweaters, various other media are all filling up with this Christmas Demon.  But, where did he come from?  Why did he disappear? And why is he […]

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Suspension of Disbelief in Film Dysmorphia

Suspension of Disbelief? Sit through this annoying video up until the 5:00 mark. The fan boy “host” in the above video talks in attention deficit tweets. The video uses jump cut “hip” editing to spill out unabashed respect and love for the CGI technique that brought Peter Cushing back from the grave in “Rogue One.” […]

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10 Great Handcrafted Christmas Gift Ideas For Horror Fans

Most horror fans collect memorabilia, mass produced figures, posters and other items, but there is a better alternative to giving a gift millions of other people own, hand crafted, one of a kind pieces by artisans. Here are 10 of our favorite artists with unique items that would make fantastic Christmas Gifts.   Paintings, Prints, […]

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