Escape Room L.A., Southern California's largest escape room experience, adds yet another adventure to their already exciting roster of four escape rooms with The Pyramid, inspired by the secrets and rituals of the ancient Mayans. With tickets on sale now for the first game running September 16, 2017, The Pyramid offers participants a fully-immersive journey through a series of rooms as they solve puzzles, challenges, and even must offer sacrifices to the gods. Upon entering, players realize they have been summoned to save a Mayan civilization by restoring the mask of the jade warrior.
The Brooklyn Horror Film Festival returns to New York City October 12th till the 15th, bringing with it more ghouls and ghosts than ever before. BHFF is proud to present more than twice as many feature films as last year and is thrilled to announce the first wave of the line-up, which boasts exciting films, dynamic events and more venues, expanding the festival's activities. "This year we've grown to a four-day festival and are very excited to be extending our reach to audiences beyond North Brooklyn, into Downtown Brooklyn and Crown Heights," says fest director Justin Timms. "Starting with our opening night at the new Alamo Drafthouse in downtown Brooklyn we've also added Nitehawk Cinema, LIU Kumble Theater, Film Noir Cinema & Video Revival this year to go along with our key theaters from last year Wythe Hotel Cinema, Videology Bar & Cinema and Spectacle Theater."
Badges are now on sale for the 2017 Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival to coincide with the initial lineup announcement for the second edition of the fest, with more exciting movies, guests, and events to be added in the coming weeks. This year, the Unnamed Film Festival has been expanded to include a slate of over 30 short films and features from around the globe, in a larger venue in the heart of Philadelphia.
Named as one of the Top 10 haunted houses in the nation by USA Today and recognized as one of the best haunted attractions in the world by Travel Channel, Fright Dome is celebrating its 15th Anniversary on the Las Vegas Strip. Beginning Friday, Sept. 29, Fright Dome will take over all five acres of The Adventuredome theme park at Circus Circus Las Vegas transforming it into an immersive and terrifying attraction featuring six haunted houses, multiple scare zones, thrill rides in the dark and more.
There's Always Vanilla, Season of the Witch, and The Crazies, made between Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead, showcase the extraordinary versatility and dynamism of this irreplaceable American auteur... Three films from the late, legendary horror director, George A. Romero, showing that although he might have defined zombie cinema, it didn't define him. Featuring Lynn Lowry (Shivers, Cat People), Richard Liberty (The Mean Season, Day of the Dead) Will MacMillan (The Enforcer, Used Cars), Ann Muffly (Knightriders, Creepshow), Raymond Laine (The Booby Hatch, Sudden Death), and Bill Hinzman (Night of the Living Dead, FleshEater)
The Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) announced the opening of a new exhibition, SCARED TO DEATH: THE THRILL OF HORROR FILM. Organized by MoPOP, this original exhibit takes an in-depth look at more than a century of horror cinema. From blood-thirsty vampires and unrelenting zombies to fiendish slashers, this immersive experience presents the broad range of iconic horror villains and the stories over the generations that have brought them to life.
DOWNRANGE is the terrifying new thriller from acclaimed director Ryuhei Kitamura (The Midnight Meat Train, Versus, Godzilla: Final Wars). Produced by Kitamura and ELEVEN ARTS' Ko Mori (Lords of Chaos, Man From Reno, Uzumasa Limelight), the film is executive produced by Taro Maki (In This Corner of the World). Screenplay is by Joey O'Bryan (Motorway, Fulltime Killer), with story by O'Bryan and Kitamura.
After a successful pilot season in Fall 2016 at the now-defunct Morbid Anatomy Museum, The Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies - NYC will re-launch in Fall 2017 at its new home, The Film Noir Cinema, in the heart of Greenpoint (a short walk from the Nassau Ave stop on the G).
On October 27th and 28th, you're invited to raise a glass to the occult and join the coven as Orange County's eSports Arena will be transformed into HEX, the most twisted, sinister, Halloween gala outside of Salem. This unique costume party will feature heart-pounding live entertainment, interactive mischief, and devilish delights all wrapped into a wiccan decor which will leave you with nightmarish visions.
Do you wanna play a game? Up until now, you have spent the last few months of your life patiently awaiting news from Halloween Horror Nights on their upcoming mazes. Well, the next piece of the puzzle has been announced, as SAW, one of the highest grossing horror franchises of all time, returns to Hollywood Horror Nights. Guests will have to find find their way through terrifying traps in order to survive. Do you have what it takes? The clock is ticking, make your choice...
Oh behalf of Lionsgate and DirecTV, we have the Green Band Trailer Premiere for LEATHERFACE. The film will be available exclusively on DirecTV September 21, 2017 and in select theater and On Demand October 20, 2017. LEATHERFACE stars Stephen Dorff, Lili Taylor, Sam Strike, Sam Coleman and Vanessa Grasse.
Well Go USA Entertainment brings all five films in Don Coscarelli's iconic horror franchise to DVD for the first time in one box set when PHANTASM: 5 MOVIE DVD COLLECTION debuts on September 19. The collection includes PHANTASM: REMASTERED (1979), PHANTASM II (1988), PHANTASM III: LORD OF THE DEAD (1994), PHANTASM IV: OBLIVION (1998) and the most recent installment PHANTASM: RAVAGER (2016). Each film finds Mike (Michael Baldwin) facing off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man (Angus Scrimm) and his lethal arsenal of terrible weapons.
Fantastic Fest, Alamo Drafthouse's annual descent into chaos and carnage, returns for its thirteenth year, screaming "Yalla!" at full throttle. Loosely translated as "Let's go," this year's rally cry is informed by the Arabic theme that will permeate the festival as it once again delves deep into the corners of the world's best cinema.
If you've ever wanted to experience the world of Stephen King's IT, now is your chance! The IT Experience: Neibolt House Hollywood is coming to LA from August 14 through September 10! The experience is free and open to the public, ages 18+. To reserve your time slow online, click the following link ThatsWhereITLives.com. IT will be in theaters September 8, 2017.
Halloween Horror Nights has never shied away from showcasing the most iconic horror slashers in cinema history. Last year, Halloween Horror Nights gave us Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees battling it out as guests walked through their world. This year, Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood is pulling out all the stops by having four of the most iconic slashers come together, in not just one, but two mazes!