On behalf of IFC Midnight, we have the official trailer and poster for Adam MacDonald's (Backcountry) newest film, PYEWACKET. The film stars Laurie Holden ("The Walking Dead", "The X-Files") and Nicole Muñoz, coming to select theaters, VOD and digital platforms in the U.S. on March 23, 2018.
RT Features and A24 announced yesterday they will reteam with Robert Eggers on THE LIGHTHOUSE, the renowned filmmaker’s eagerly anticipated follow-up to The Witch. The new project is a fantasy horror story set in the world of old sea-faring myths, and will go into production this spring. Robert Pattinson, coming off his highly touted performance for Good Time, has joined the project.
Spooky Empire, founder of one of the most coveted and recognizable thriller conventions in the nation, announces their highly-anticipated mid-season convention on April 6 - 8, 2018 at The Wyndham Orlando Resort. The 3-day annual convention will feature an array of activities including celebrity autographs with meet & greets, photo ops, Q&A’s led by special guests, live performances, and their popular tattoo festival with more than 25+ artists.
Fangoria Magazine is returning from its digital grave and back into print where it belongs. Thanks to a new investment, a new Editor-in-Chief, and a new Publisher, the world’s highest-profile horror movie magazine is reemerging as a collectible quarterly with the first issue set to drop this fall in time for Halloween.
Filmmaker Jordan Peele, in conjunction with Universal Pictures, announced free screenings of Universal’s GET OUT on Presidents’ Day, February 19, at 55 AMC locations nationwide. Each guest who requests a ticket the day of the screening—at a participating location—will be given one free admission to the 7:00 p.m. showing, up to theatre capacity.
Joe Lynch's stylish, violent, office satire/action spectacle/horror comedy MAYHEM became Shudder's most-watched premiere in history following its debut on February 1st. Horror legend Stephen King tweeted his praise for the Shudder Exclusive film shortly after it premiered on the service, calling it "As witty as it is vicious."
Epic Pictures Releasing's cult favorite TURBO KID is now available on Amazon Prime! TURBO KID premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival to strong critical acclaim and racked up multiple awards on the film festival circuit, including Midnight Audience Award at SXSW, Audience Award at Fantasia, Best Feature Audience Award at Fantaspoa as well as the Saturn Award for Best International Film in 2016.
Reign of Terror Haunted House (www.ROThauntedhouse.com), winner of multiple awards as a leading immersive, horror-themed entertainment attraction in Southern California, featuring 100 custom-built rooms in 8 distinct bone-chilling themes, will be open to the public for a one-night special event on Saturday, March 8, 2018 from 7pm - 11pm.
The Toronto True Crime Film Festival will have its first annual edition this June 8th - 9th, 2018 at The Royal Cinema in Toronto. Over the course of its two-night, five-screening run, the festival will showcase short and feature-length films surrounding the topic of true crime. TTCFF will spotlight both documentaries and fictionalized films based on true crimes, as well as include a retro screening, multimedia presentations, and panel discussions.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment announced the PLANET OF THE APES 1968 50th ANNIVERSARY edition on Digital, Blu-ray and DVD. Charlton Heston stars in the original cinematic masterpiece that turned the world of science fiction upside down. A bewildered astronaut named Taylor (Heston) crash-lands on a strange planet ruled by talking apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor's survival depends on the kindness of chimpanzee scientists Cornelius and Zira (Roddy McDowall and Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers a devastating secret that may hold the key to his own destiny.