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Category: Horror Feature News
THE DARK SIDE OF MIRRORS: 'OCULUS' ON BLU-RAY AND DVD NOW!
 
  Posted: 21 October, 2014 at 13:27 PM GMT
The Dark Side of Mirrors: 'Oculus' on Blu-ray and DVD Now!

Ever looked at your reflection to work out your best angle? Little did you know that the mirror itself has a bad side. OCULUS tells the truly chilling story of siblings Kaylie and Tim, who are determined to prove that their parents’ deaths were caused by a dark force from within an antique mirror. To celebrate the release on Blu-ray and DVD from October 20 (just in time for Halloween!), we look at the spooky superstitions, myths and urban legends surrounding the deceptively unassuming household mirror.

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oculus, karen gillan, mike flanagan
katee sackhoff, jeff howard, doctor who
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Category: Horror Movie News
UK QUAD AND TRAILER FOR VAMPIRE COMEDY 'WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS'
 
  Posted: 21 October, 2014 at 12:39 PM GMT
UK Quad and Trailer for Vampire Comedy 'What We Do in the Shadows'

Talented Kiwi's Jemaine Clement ('Men in Black 3') and Taika Waititi are behind this years highly praised horror mockumentary 'What We Do in the Shadows'. It's set for release here in the UK on 21 November coming all the way from New Zealand and bringing with it plenty of laughs and vampiric comedy. Clement and Waititi better known for their work on hit musical series 'Flight of the Conchords' writer, direct and star in this documentary styled comedy which follows the lives of a group of vampires trying to cope with modern life. The movie also stars Jonathan Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Stuart Rutherford and Ben Fransham. Check out the trailer and UK quad poster below.

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what we do in the shadows, jemaine clement, taika waititi
new zealand, flight of the conchords, jonathan brugh
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PRESS RELEASE
GRIMMFEST HALLOWEEN TAKEOVER THIS OCTOBER
 
  Posted: 16 October, 2014 at 15:14 PM GMT
Grimmfest Halloween Takeover This October

Grimmfest - as part of the BFI UK-wide season Days of Fear and Wonder and The Manchester Science Festival, supported by Film Hub North West Central - present three iconic science fiction cinema double bills by three of the most masterful directors working in the genre. These are TERRY GILLIAM, PAUL VERHOEVEN & RIDLEY SCOTT.

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grimmfest, halloween, prometheus
hocus pocus, ridley scott, terry gilliam
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Category: Horror Book News
'YEITSO' - THE PERFECT BLEND OF SMALL TOWN QUIRK AND MONSTER MADNESS
 
  Posted: 16 October, 2014 at 15:05 PM GMT
'Yeitso' - The Perfect Blend of Small Town Quirk and Monster Madness

If you're looking for a good read this Halloween season then why not try out author Scott M. Baker's latest horror offering 'Yeitso'. Conjuring up memories of creature features and tension building b-movies of yesteryear 'Yeitso' takes its readers on an unforgettable trip to a quiet little New Mexican town where all is not what it seems. Baker's previous efforts include 'The Vampire Hunters' trilogy and the 'Rotter World' saga. 'Yeitso' is now available to purchase in paperback as well as to download on Amazon Kindle and Nook below.

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yeitso, scott m baker, novel
sci-fi, rotter world, the vampire hunters
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Category: Horror Feature News
THORPE PARK OFFERS SCARED FRIGHT NIGHT VISITORS BUNNIES FOR COMFORT
 
  Posted: 15 October, 2014 at 19:05 PM GMT
Thorpe Park Offers Scared Fright Night Visitors Bunnies for Comfort

Thorpe Park's Fright Night season is kicking off this month with an unusual spin. For the first time the park is offering its scaredy-cat customers the opportunity to escape into a secret Panic Room during it's latest horror movie maze, Studio 13. Created by the Fright Nights’ team in collaboration with Psychologist and expert in fear, Dr Becky Spelman, the Panic Room is a place where guests can go to compose themselves before banking more screams at other horror mazes and on the rides in the dark. The Panic Room will be filled with 25 real live bunnies to stroke, candle light and relaxing classical music, comfortable seats, green plants, fresh lavender trees and dishes of chocolate and chewing gum!

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thorpe park, fright night, studio 13
bunnies, halloween, horror maze
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Category: Horror Movie News
THE NEW OFFICIAL ONE-SHEET FOR 'THE BOY NEXT DOOR'
 
  Posted: 15 October, 2014 at 18:14 PM GMT
The New Official One-Sheet for 'The Boy Next Door'

Hitting theatres next year is  Rob Cohen's ('The Fast and the Furious') upcoming thriller 'The Boy Next Door'. And with the Blumhouse Production still being months away from release it appears to be a fitting time to release the new official one-sheet. Jennifer Lopez stars literally as the "milf next door" who after a saucy affair with the young lad living next door finds herself the centre of an unhealthy and disturbing obsession. Ryan Guzman, John Corbett and Kristin Chenoweth also star in the thriller set for relase on  23 January 2015 in the US.

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the boy next door, john corbett, jennifer lopez
kristin chenoweth, rob cohen, blumhouse productions
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Category: Horror Book News
SAURAV DUTT'S 'CANNIBAL METROPOLIS' UNLEASHED THIS HALLOWEEN!
 
  Posted: 15 October, 2014 at 15:19 PM GMT
Saurav Dutt's 'Cannibal Metropolis' Unleashed this Halloween!

Author Saurav Dutt, the man behind this Summer's hit horror spin-off 'Pazuzu Unbound', is back with his latest genre offering just in time for the Halloween season. Dutt's previous tale based on the terrifying demon Pazuzu featured in William Peter Blatty's classic novel 'The Exorcist' arrived this past July to some excellent criticial acclaim and positive fan feedback. His latest effort 'Cannibal Metropolis' is slated for release this Halloween and will be available on Kindle, Nook, iTunes and Kobo as well as paperback. When a cannibalistic tribe get bioengineered into mutated killing machines with the sole basis of using them for military purposes things go more than awry when a test programme leads to the escape of the creatures into the New York sewer system.

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cannibal metropolis, saurav dutt, pazuzu unbound
book, horror, kindle
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SCREAMFEST ANNOUNCES HORROR FLICKS TO BE SCREENED AT 14TH ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL
 
  Posted: 14 October, 2014 at 12:25 PM GMT
Screamfest Announces Horror Flicks To Be Screened at 14th Annual Film Festival

Screamfest®, announces a wave of films packed with chills and thrills to be shown at the 2014 festival. Screamfest kicks off its 14th annual event in Los Angeles on October 14 through October 23 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres , Hollywood, CA 90028. Including the World Premiere of Robert Green Hall's 'Fear Clinic', starring Robert Englund, Fiona Dourif, Corey Taylor of Slipknot and Thomas Dekker.

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fear clinic, robert englund, fiona dourif
thomas dekker, angelina armani, fearnet
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Category: Horror Movie News
WIN A HAUNTED HONEYMOON GETAWAY AT 'THE SHINING' INSPIRED HOTEL
 
  Posted: 13 October, 2014 at 14:44 PM GMT
Win a Haunted Honeymoon Getaway at 'The Shining' Inspired Hotel

The Stanley Hotel in Colorado is the hotel that inspired author Stephen King to pen his hugely successful horror novel 'The Shining'. King spent a night at the hotel with his wife which managed to stir up some of King's most famous and terrifying work to date. Now thanks to director Marcus J. Mosley's latest project 'Til Death Do Us Part', just released over at Tugg.com, you can be in with a chance of winning a special 3 night stay for two in the notorious hotel. All ticket purchasers will be automatically entered in the "Haunted Honeymoon Getaway" drawing with the winner announced on 13 February 2015. 'Til Death Do Us Part', starring Paige Ball, Bill Conklin, Jamie Fritz and Benisha Dorris will arrive in theatres near you on 30 October 2014. And of course if it's not showing in your city you can create a Tugg Event.

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til death do us part, marcus j mosley, haunted honeymoon
the shining, stephen king, tugg
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Category: Horror Movie News
THE HOUSES OCTOBER BUILT - AMERICA'S SCARIEST HAUNTS
 
  Posted: 12 October, 2014 at 20:43 PM GMT
The Houses October Built - America's Scariest Haunts

With Halloween just around the corner the team behind 'The Houses October Built' have released a map showing America's scariest haunts. The ones marked with blue skeletal masks are the haunts featured in the film while the ones marked with orange pumpkins are other notable haunts to visit. 'The Houses October Built' opened in theatres, on VOD and iTunes on October 10th and is produced by Steven Schneider, the man behind 'Paranormal Activity' and 'Insidious'.

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the houses october built, haunted house, horror haunt
steven schneider, halloween, insidious
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Category: Horror Feature News
ELMWOOD PRODUCTIONS TO BRING US NEW PUPPET HORROR 'HEAD'
 
  Posted: 4 October, 2014 at 02:25 AM GMT
Elmwood Productions to Bring us New Puppet Horror 'Head'

Writer and director Jon Bristol's new horror project 'HEAD' is a throwback to the 70's and 80's Grindhouse B-horror films with just one slight twist..its all done with puppets. And what's more is that the puppets are playing it straight! Bristol wants to hit several cliches that a lot of horror films already do but also making sure that the shocks and scares are still there. And you can still donate to their Kickstarter campaign to help raise funds for post production, marketing, festival fees, etc. Principal photography is underway, and the hope is that the movie will be ready by the end of this year.

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elmwood productions, jon bristol, head
puppets, kickstarter, trailer
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Category: Horror Book News
ENTER THE MADHOUSE: A SHARED WORLD HORROR ANTHOLOGY
 
  Posted: 4 October, 2014 at 01:22 AM GMT
Enter the Madhouse: A Shared World Horror Anthology

Dark Regions Press have unleashed an awesome new crowdfunding campaign for their shared world horror anthology 'Madhouse'. The Indiegogo campaign for this, the first title in the new Dark Regions Horror line, has just 30 days left to run and there's still plenty of contribution perks to be had. With each new contribution bringing them closer to their goal allowing them to add more stories, more illustrations, an audiobook version and much more. The anthology is made up of fiction by John Skipp, Jeff Strand, Scott Nicholson, Lisa Morton, John Palisano, and many others and it edited by Brad C. Hodson and Bram Stoker Award (R) winner Benjamin Kane Ethridge.

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madhouse, dark regions press, john skipp
jeff strand, scott nicholson, lisa morton
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Category: Horror Feature News
GRIMMFEST 2014 - DAY ONE
 
  Posted: 3 October, 2014 at 17:00 PM GMT
Grimmfest 2014 - Day One

With an opening day line-up of films showing the fantastically original diversity in the genre, and ranging from the brutally violent to the darkly comedic Grimmfest 2014 began in Manchester yesterday. Split between the stylish Gorilla and spiritual home The Dancehouse there was something for all tastes but three screenings stood out and staked an early claim as contenders for the best of the festival.

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grimmfest, manchester, a nightmare on elm street
wes craven, the babadook, white settlers
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Category: Horror Movie News
NEW 'INTERSTELLAR' TRAILER REVEALS MORE UNSEEN FOOTAGE
 
  Posted: 1 October, 2014 at 21:03 PM GMT
New 'Interstellar' Trailer Reveals More Unseen Footage

Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' is slowly orbiting and is all set to hit theatres on 7 November and in case you're here after a brand new trailer with unseen footage then hell you've hit the jackpot today! With time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history: traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars. Matthew McConaughey ('Tropic Thunder'), Anne Hathaway ('The Dark Knight Rises'), Topher Grace, Jessica Chastain ('Zero Dark Thirty'), John Lithgow, Bill Irwin, Casey Affleck, David Gyasi, Wes Bentley ('The Hunger Games') and Michael Caine all star. Check out the new poster and trailer below.

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interstellar, christopher nolan, matthew mcconaughey
anne hathaway, kip thorne, jonathan nolan
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Category: Horror Feature News
GRIMMFEST 2014 PREVIEW NIGHT
 
  Posted: 1 October, 2014 at 20:12 PM GMT
Grimmfest 2014 Preview Night

It's time to stop counting down the days...Grimmfest 2014 has finally arrived (well, the teaser preview night has) and if the remainder of the festival lives up to the standard set at The Odeon Printworks on Tuesday the next few days in Manchester will undoubtedly be bloodcurdlingly terrifying. With a series of short films and features that included murderous puppets, classic horror characters, new nightmares and even some moody French zombies, Grimmfest has once again shown that it is one of the most important and interesting genre film festivals in the UK.

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grimmfest, tasha and friends, the babadook
jennifer kent, truth of dare, jessica cameron
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INTERVIEWS


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An Interview with Marta Milans
An Interview with Marta Milans



An Interview with Jemma Dallender
An Interview with Jemma Dallender



An Interview with Eli Roth and the Cast of Hemlock Grove
An Interview with Eli Roth and the Cast of Hemlock Grove



An Interview with Stephen Mera
An Interview with Stephen Mera



An Interview with David Jung
An Interview with David Jung



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An Interview with Bobcat Goldthwait



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