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GIRLFIGHTMOVIE.COM REVEALS ITS LATEST 'GIRLFIGHT:INVITE' SHORT TRAILER
 
Posted: 7 June, 2016 at 21:37 PM GMT
GirlFightMovie.com Reveals its Latest 'GirlFight:inVite' Short Trailer

GirlFightMovie.com have unveiled a new teaser trailer for its upcoming short concept film, GirlFight:inVite. The short is currently in post-production and will be made available for free on Amazon Prime for Prime members and also YouTube in the coming weeks. Along with the new short film the company is also hard at work on pre-production of their forthcoming feature film, 'GirlFight: Model Kombat' which is currently seeking public donations through a special fundraiser which includes plenty of perks for generous contributors. You can check out the new trailer for GirlFight:inVite below.

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girlfight, model kombat, girl power
ohio, caged combat, girl fight
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Category: Horror Feature News
THE CRAZED LADIES OF HORROR
 
Posted: 6 June, 2016 at 13:14 PM GMT
The Crazed Ladies of Horror

With Father’s Day right around the corner you think it would give us a good chance to revisit some of the classic moments in horror where “daddy issues” have had some heavy influence on some of the major and most terrifying goings-on in horror movie history. However we thought we’d go the other way. Let’s face it boys there’s usually one thing that makes us all go a little mad sometimes and that’s the women in our lives. Vengeful mothers, twisted girlfriends and completely unpredictable females make up our list where sisters really are doing it for themselves.

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pamela vorhees, margaret white, annie wilkes
friday the 13th, jason voorhees, carrie
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Category: Horror Feature News
WHAT YOU CAN DO TO GET INTO THE HORROR FILM INDUSTRY
 
Posted: 2 June, 2016 at 16:44 PM GMT
What You Can Do To Get Into The Horror Film Industry

For every successful horror film director there are dozens – if not hundreds – of wannabes who just wish they could break into the horror film industry. Well, it's not impossible, but you're going to have to do some serious work in order to be noticed and listened to. Tough horror has a range of sub-genres and it doesn't matter which one you go for when planning your first film. If you get the essentials right then you have as good a chance as anyone of getting into the business. It may take a while before you make anything like The Exorcist or Saw, but you can cut your teeth on smaller projects to start with.

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horror industry, hollywood, the exorcist
saw, hammer, horror writer
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Category: Horror Press Release News
CROWLEY IS BACK! IN ROBERT J. STAVA'S 'BY SUMMER'S LAST TWILIGHT'
 
Posted: 31 May, 2016 at 13:04 PM GMT
Crowley is Back! In Robert J. Stava's 'By Summer's Last Twilight'

Author Robert Stava returns with his latest horror novel "By Summer's Last Twilight" which takes us right back to Wyvern Falls. Inspired by Aleister Crowley's bizarre visit to the area in 1918, this supernatural tale takes his Qabbalic teachings and "Sacred Order of the Golden Dawn" cult into all new and horrific areas. The novel is now available to buy and you can check out the new book trailer below.

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robert stava, by summers last twilight, wyvern falls
aleister crowley, horror book, hudson river
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Category: Horror Feature News
WIN PASSES FOR AN ADVANCE SCREENING OF 'THE CONJURING 2'
 
Posted: 27 May, 2016 at 23:48 PM GMT
WIN Passes for an Advance Screening of 'The Conjuring 2'

If you are in or can make it to Hartford, Connecticut or Boston, Massachusetts on 6 June then you could be in with a chance of going to a special advance screening of director James Wan's THE CONJURING 2.  Ed and Lorraine Warren return for more terrifying supernatural happenings and here's your chance to see it before anyone else. Selected winners will be notified via email on June 3 by 12pm ET, where they will then be able to download and print their passes. For your chance to win a pass click on the relevant entry link below at the location of your choice, and remember seating is first come, first served and not guaranteed so arrive early!

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the conjuring 2, ed warren, lorraine warren
hartford, boston, screening
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Category: Horror Press Release News
THE NEW TRAILER FOR 'REMEMBER REDFIELD' REVEALED
 
Posted: 27 May, 2016 at 23:05 PM GMT
The New Trailer for 'Remember Redfield' Revealed

Bendy Spoon Productions (Lead Me Astray) has revealed the trailer for their new feature film "Remember Redfield".

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remember redfield, bendy spoon productions, jace pickard
alannah robertson, tom danger, trailer
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INSPIRED POST-APOCALYPTIC HORROR SHORT 'FLESH AND BLOOD' ARRIVES
 
Posted: 26 May, 2016 at 23:08 PM GMT
Inspired Post-Apocalyptic Horror Short 'Flesh and Blood' Arrives

"...like 28 Days Later meets a Bruce Springsteen song circa the Nebraska album..." - now that sounds like one heck of a project! FLESH AND BLOOD is the new post-apocalyptic/suspense/zombie short that takes its leads from such genre classics as '28 Days Later' and 'Winter’s Bone' with classic westerns like 'The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly' and 'The Searchers' serving as visual references. The short's Kickstarter campaign is well under way and there are some great rewards to be had for those looking to back the project.

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flesh and blood, horror short, kickstarter
hannah telle, clint jordan, comic-con
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THE NIGHTMARE NOOK - SIX SCARY STORIES TO GIVE YOU NIGHTMARES
 
Posted: 24 May, 2016 at 01:10 AM GMT
The Nightmare Nook - Six Scary Stories To Give You Nightmares

The Nightmare Nook - Six Scary Stories To Give You Nightmares is finally here. This new horror audio book from Zainab Ali is filled with creepy themes and sound effects that will give you chills and nightmares for sure, so you do not want to miss this folks. If you listen to this alone if you dare, or if you listen to this with family members or friends, this is one audio book that will keep you at the edge of your seat. If you are under the age of 18 years old, you need to get your parents permission first before listening. And we assure you that if you love horror movies, you will not want to miss this.

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the nightmare nook, audio book, zainab ali
ghost stories, horror sound, scary stories
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Category: Horror Feature News
THE MODERN MASTER OF HORROR: THE RISE OF JAMES WAN
 
Posted: 13 May, 2016 at 01:32 AM GMT
The Modern Master Of Horror: The Rise Of James Wan

A Malaysian-born, Australian film director, James Wan is most known for his impact on the horror genre since debuting his short film Saw in 2003. Honing his unique style from a young age, the director won Best Guerilla Film at the Melbourne Underground Film Festival for his first film Stygian, before breaking fresh ground with the gore-filled Saw. Wan then became known as the dominating force in quality horror films with the likes of critically-acclaimed and box office hits Insidious and The Conjuring – the latter of which remains the highest grossing original horror movie of all time, second only to The Exorcist.

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the conjuring 2, james wan, partick wilson
vera farmiga, enfield haunting, insidious
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Category: Horror Feature News
HOW WE ARE CHANGING FROM THE TRADITIONAL HORROR MOVIE
 
Posted: 5 May, 2016 at 21:12 PM GMT
How We Are Changing from the Traditional Horror Movie

I’m sure we have all watched horror movies, whether that is hiding behind the sofa in fear as you can’t bear to watch the gruesome events in front of you, or if you’re brave enough with popcorn and managing to sit through it all without flinching. Either way, we know the usual sequence of horror movies, we have a villain, we have deaths, and we have fear in the audience. We also have a usual setting for this, at night predominantly, with a lonely victim, in a creaky old house that would spook out anyone, with music slowly beating to ramp up the tension and make you more scared than you ever thought humanly possible.

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horror feature, cliche, settings
old school, storyline, industry
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Category: Horror Press Release News
BLOODY SHOCKER KILD TV IS NOW AVAILABLE ON VOD!
 
Posted: 3 May, 2016 at 00:42 AM GMT
Bloody Shocker KILD TV is Now Available On VOD!

Fangoria.com not only gives "KILD TV" a severed leg up on many of its contemporaries" (3 Skulls out of 4) but, also calls it "one of the most anticipated horror offerings of 2016." Well, any anticipation is now officially over because this critically acclaimed bloody shocker is now available on Video-On-Demand with a national VOD release.  This, coming on the heels of getting a standing-o and winning Best Picture at the recent Legless Corpse Film Festival where it was touted as "Bloody, Campy...and Fun!!"

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kild tv, vod, william collins
dc douglas, astrea campbell-cobb, grace johnston
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Category: Horror Movie News
THE HORROR CHANNEL TO BROADCAST 'THE VATICAN TAPES' THIS MAY
 
Posted: 27 April, 2016 at 21:10 PM GMT
The Horror Channel to Broadcast 'The Vatican Tapes' this May

The Horror Channel is set to broadcast no less than eight horror premieres next month, including the UK TV premiere of 'The Vatican Tapes'. The movie is a dynamic, unusual and thrilling exorcism shocker by 'Crank' director Mark Neveldine, and it will air on Friday 13th May at 9pm. Also receiving their first appearances on the Horror Channel are the grotesque Irish comedy horror 'Stitches', starring Ross Noble and Tom Shankland's chilling and taboo-shattering 'The Children. There is also a UK TV premiere of Ian Clark's stark and scary 'The Facility'. You can check out the rest of May's premieres below.

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the vatican tapes, horror channel, stitches
the facility, the children, haunt
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Category: Horror Movie News
NEW AND EXCLUSIVE 'FRIEND REQUEST' FEATURETTE
 
Posted: 27 April, 2016 at 16:08 PM GMT
New and Exclusive 'Friend Request' Featurette

Director Simon Verhoeven's new supernatural techno-thriller 'Friend Request' is now playing in theatres up and down the country and we've managed to get our hands on an exclusive featurette from the new Warner Bros. release. The chilling new horror finds a college student fighting on a demonic presence intent on killing off her closest friends after she inadvertedly unfriends a stranger on Facebook. The movie stars 'Fear the Walking Dead' hottie Alycia Debnam-Carey, British star William Moseley, 'Graceland's Brit Morgan and 'Camp Hell' star Connor Paolo.

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friend request, supernatural, warner bros
simon herhoeven, facebook, alycia debnam-carey
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Category: Horror Feature News
HAIR-RAISING RESERVATIONS: THE TOP 5 HOTELS OF HORROR
 
Posted: 26 April, 2016 at 22:19 PM GMT
Hair-Raising Reservations: The Top 5 Hotels of Horror

Hotels, motels and Holiday Inns, these are all locations that typically should be synonymous with luxury, comfort and untroubled accommodation. But in the spine-chilling realm of horror they are often the setting for some of the most unsettling and terrifying things ever put to celluloid. Murderers, weirdos, sinister bellhops (like the creepy costumed bloody bellhop you can now pick up at Pure Costumes), perverse managers, ghosts and general strange goings-on are the order of the day in most of our specially selected list of horror/thriller hotels and motels here.

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horror, hotel, the shining
stanley kubrick, psycho, alfred hitchcock
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Category: Horror Press Release News
APP-BASED TERROR BEGINS WITH NEW MR WONDERFUL FEATURE TRAILER
 
Posted: 8 April, 2016 at 17:37 PM GMT
App-Based Terror Begins with New Mr Wonderful Feature Trailer

Mr. Wonderful is a mysterious new project from the team that brought you 'The Haunting of Sunshine Girl' series. A new trailer for the project has arrived but there is little much else to go on at this stage. However one thing is for certain, Mr. Wonderful seems to be a pretty scary creation and hopefully we'll be seeing more arrive very soon. You can check out a couple of stills and of course the new trailer below.

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mr wonderful, the haunting of sunshine girl, trailer
horror, paige mckenzie, oregon
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Category: Horror Feature News
NEW TRAILER FOR ANNA BILLER'S 35MM HORROR-THRILLER 'THE LOVE WITCH'
 
Posted: 2 April, 2016 at 23:14 PM GMT
New Trailer for Anna Biller's 35mm Horror-Thriller 'The Love Witch'

Inspired by vintage hour movies and Technicolor thrillers writer/director Anna Biller's new 35mm horror-thriller THE LOVE WITCH is soaked in plenty of inventiveness and artistic style and manages to blend together elements of noir, giallo, arthouse and good old fashioned Hitchcockian thrills. And now the trailer for this gorgeously shot piece of 60's and 70's exploitation homage has arrived and you can check it out below.

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the love witch, anna biller, 35mm
technicolor, samantha robinson, gian keys
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Category: Horror Feature News
01PUBLISHING'S MYTHOS-INSPIRED ANTHOLOGY SERIES IS BACK!
 
Posted: 23 March, 2016 at 00:30 AM GMT
01Publishing's Mythos-Inspired Anthology Series is Back!

The WHISPERS FROM THE ABYSS anthology series returns to haunt bookshelves with more Lovecraft-inspired fiction created specifically for readers on the go. Already a hit on Kindle and other e-readers, 01Publishing has just launched a Kickstarter to bring Whispers from the Abyss 2 to paperback.

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whispers from the abyss, kickstarter, kat rocha
laird barron, greg stolze, john palisano
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Category: Horror Feature News
THE TOP 3 MONSTER SLOT MACHINES YOU NEED TO TRY
 
Posted: 21 March, 2016 at 11:55 AM GMT
The Top 3 Monster Slot Machines You Need to Try

Monsters! Even if they are hiding in a human form, you instantly recognize them on the screen. If not by their empty gaze, or even a criminally insane one, at least because the heroine of the flick starts screaming when they appear. Monsters have been a part of our lives since the early days of humanity - just think of the Egyptian gods with animal heads, or the various scaries of the Greek and Roman mythology. And they served as an inspiration for many novels, short stories, movies and  - why not? - slot machines over the years. And now I'll show you the three best slot machine monsters I've come across.

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monsters, wish master, dracula
scary friends, so many monsters, slot games
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Category: Horror Feature News
VINTAGE 35MM HORROR RETURNS TO THE 2016 SALT CITY HORROR FEST
 
Posted: 19 March, 2016 at 02:17 AM GMT
Vintage 35mm Horror Returns to the 2016 Salt City Horror Fest

This April sees the return of the 2016 Salt City Horror Fest which will once more feature a host of 35mm film prints playing out on the big screen. It's the 11th annual festival which will be hosted at the Palace Theatre in New York and for horror fans it's a great opportunity to check out some classic genre titles on vintage 35mm. This years will include screenings of both Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining' and even an extremely rare prints of director George A. Romero's 'Martin' and horror author Clive Barker's 'Nightbreed'. There will also be screenings of 'Event Horizon', 'The Warriors', 'The 'Burbs' and 'Rosemary's Baby' which includes an introduction from author Ira Levin's son Jed.

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salt city horror fest, new york, 35mm
horror, palace theatre, clive barker
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Category: Horror Feature News
K-SHOP HORROR REVEALS NEW RED BAND TRAILER
 
Posted: 7 March, 2016 at 17:08 PM GMT
K-SHOP Horror Reveals New Red Band Trailer

Producers Mem Ferda and Adam J Merrifield of White Lantern Film have revealed a shocking new trailer for the most awaited horror feature of 2016 - K-SHOP. K-SHOP transfers the Sweeney Todd story to the binge-drinking milieu of Britain as a vigilant kebab shop owner, battles with drunken clubbers. A debut for writer/director Dan Pringle, the film has secured distribution through Bulldog Film Distributors and is set for UK Cinema release in July this year. Empress Road Pictures will be the International Sales agent for the film.

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k-shop, mem ferda, trailer
white lantern film, bulldog film, dan pringle
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HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY: THE GOOD AND BAD MOTHERS OF HORROR
 
Posted: 2 March, 2016 at 01:50 AM GMT
Happy Mother's Day: The Good and Bad Mothers of Horror

In The Other Side of the Door we see the lengths a mother is willing to go to bring her child back from the dead. She’s not the only mum to have gone to desperate lengths for her child. Some make great sacrifices for their children to protect them, whilst others go on murder rampages in the name of revenge. Love them or hate them though, Horror Mums are dedicated mums.

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rosemarys baby, inside, serial mom
the ring, the shining, dark water
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Category: Horror Feature News
DEADLY DATING TIPS: A GUIDE TO HORROR MOVIE ROMANCES
 
Posted: 26 February, 2016 at 22:10 PM GMT
Deadly Dating Tips: A Guide to Horror Movie Romances

This February is women in horror month so we invited dating expert from SpeedDater, Dani Waller to dissect (no pun intended) her favourite relationships in horror! Horror fans, if you’re looking for some handy dating tips and expert advice you could do a lot worse from just taking a look at some of the most iconic relationships we've seen in the genre so far. And here are just a few examples.

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the shining, horror dating, audition
you're next, american psycho, dani waller
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Category: Horror Press Release News
MANSFIELD DARK UNLEASHES THE MOTHMAN CURSE
 
Posted: 26 February, 2016 at 21:55 PM GMT
Mansfield Dark Unleashes The Mothman Curse

Mansfield Dark’s creepy supernatural horror ‘The Mothman Curse’ is now available to rent and buy in the UK on Google Play. The film has been called ‘Atmospheric’ by Dread Central, ‘Terrifying and Bizarre’ by UK Horror Scene and ‘Terrifying’ by Brothers Grim. The Mothman Curse was filmed at the iconic Cinema Museum in South London on an experimental pinhole camera giving the film its weird dream like atmosphere.

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the mothman curse, mansfield dark, supernatural
pinhole camera, independent, horror
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Category: Horror Feature News
THE TOP 10 CANNIBALS FEATURED IN HORROR
 
Posted: 19 February, 2016 at 16:00 PM GMT
The Top 10 Cannibals Featured in Horror

In light of today's release of new Western horror BONE TOMAHAWK in to theatres we thought we'd take a look back at some of the more mermorable aspects of cannibalism in horror. BONE TOMAHAWK is a gritty, unpredictable, action-packed Western chronicling a terrifying rescue mission. When a group of cannibal savages kidnaps settlers from the small town of Bright Hope, Sheriff Franklin Hunt and his team set out to bring them home. But their enemy is more ruthless than anyone could have imagined, putting their mission – and survival itself – in serious jeopardy. The new movie from first time director S. Craig Zahler stars Kurt Russell, Matthew Fox and Richard Jenkins opens in UK theatres around the country today.

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bone tomahawk, the hills have eyes, ravenous
silence of the lambs, sin city, we are what we are
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Category: Horror Feature News
HORROR RETURNS TO SOUTHEND-ON-SEA'S HORROR ON SEA FESTIVAL
 
Posted: 19 February, 2016 at 15:50 PM GMT
Horror Returns to Southend-on-Sea's Horror on Sea Festival

The second weekend of Southend's horror festival was held at the White Bus Cinema last month and kicked off on the Saturday afternoon with "Dark Awakening" (Dean C. Jones, 2014). This American thriller features a cute young couple with their photogenic little boy who move into deserted mansion in the countryside. Their en famille attempt to live in rural seclusion is marred by the fact the entire town appears to be inhabited by sinister old people who won't stop staring at them. Their little boy starts insisting there are imaginary friends around the place and draws creepy crayon pictures of them, when not investigating the deserted basement against his parents' orders. There's an entertaining backstory of the dad's previous career as a murdering child (pushing a child on a swing then sneaking up behind them with a pitchfork to stick in their back).

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horror on sea, southend, dark awakening
beyond the grave, the apostate, the old man and the dust
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