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MidWest WeirdFest Announces a Festival Lineup Filled with Monsters, UFOs, and the Supernatural:

The cinematic celebration of all things fantastic, frightening, paranormal, and just plain weird known as MidWest WeirdFest returns to the Micon Downtown Cinema in Eau Claire from March 6-8 for its fourth edition. Fans of narrative horror films, documentaries of the supernatural and unexplained, and offbeat, unusual film fare will find much to celebrate about […]

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Shudder’s New Series ‘Cursed Films’ Explores Real Hollywood Horror Stories (Trailer)

    Over the years there have been rumors of cursed films, such as The Exorcist and the original Poltergeist. A new five-part documentary series titled “Cursed Films” is headed to Shudder. “Cursed Films” explores the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood’s notoriously “cursed” horror film productions. From plane accidents and bombings during the […]

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Documentary ‘Facing East’ Delves Into The Horrors Of The Eastern Cemetery Scandal

    When someone is dead and buried you would hope they’d rest in peace, but for over 100,000 people buried in the Eastern Cemetery that isn’t the case. Tommy Baker’s disturbing documentary Facing East delves into the despicable, horrifying criminal acts of the owners and operators who took advantage of heartbroken and poor families […]

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Witnesses Recount Encounters In ‘The Mothman Legacy’ Trailer

  Small Town Monsters is back with The Mothman Legacy, their latest addition to their cryptid documentary series from Seth Breedlove. The new trailer gives audiences a glimpse into some of the dark, haunting landscapes captured around West Virginia, along with sound clips from witnesses interviewed for the new film. The final chapter in Breedlove’s […]

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MidWest WeirdFest First Wave Announcement Promises Aliens, Monsters, Cryptids, and Demons

MidWest WeirdFest— a cinematic celebration of all things fantastic, frightening, paranormal, and just plain weird — has announced its first programming wave for 2020. The fourth annual installment of the festival takes place March 6–8, 2020 at the Micon Downtown Cinema in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. “MidWest WeirdFest is back with the type of cutting edge […]

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“The Confession Killer”: Netflix Exploring The Case Of Killer Henry Lee Lucus

    Netflix’s latest exploration into the mind of serials killers will delve into the crimes of Henry Lee Lucas in the documentary “The Confession Killer“. The killer, who claims to have killed hundreds of victims in the 1980s was the inspiration for the 1986 film, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, starring Michael Rooker. […]

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The “Expedition Bigfoot” Team (left to right): Russell Acord, Dr. Mireya Mayor,

Bryce Johnson, Ronny LeBlanc

Travel Channel Guide December 2nd-15th

This December Travel Channel has some seriously spooky series premieres, new episodes and more. We’ve got the highlights so you don’t have to worry about missing a moment of frightening action.   NEW SERIES     EXPEDITION BIGFOOT In “Expedition Bigfoot,” old legend meets new modern-day technology as an elite team of researchers use an […]

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“Cult-Tastic” Docu Series Premiering On Shout! Factory TV

    Shout! Factory TV, the digital entertainment streaming service, is set to launch its first original digital docuseries “Cult-Tastic: Tales From the Trenches with Roger and Julie Corman.”     Created, written and co-produced by Ashley Sidaway and Robert Sidaway, the 13-part series about the life and work of Roger and Julie Corman, provides […]

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