Blood on a Budget

Blood on a Budget: Last Slays of Summer

on September 12, 2014 | Leave a comment

Getting laughs out of a genre audience isn’t especially easy, and indie horror-comedies are a case-in-point for this. What might seem to be knee-slapping hilarity to the filmmakers often translates to groan-worthy cheese at best, and at worst, sexist, offensive tripe. Proving my point are these two aspiring gut-busters, Vampire Camp and Fat Chance; both of which, despite some charm, don’t come off quite as funny as intended.

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Cinemacabre

THE EDITOR: WORLD PREMIERE TONIGHT AT TIFF MIDNIGHT MADNESS

on September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

From its humble beginnings as a mock movie poster at 2013′s IF THEY CAME FROM WITHIN art exhibit to an honest-to-goodness feature film, Astron-6′s giallo tribute/parody, THE EDITOR , has its world premiere tonight at TIFF’s Midnight Madness programme.

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Horror News

UDO KIER JOINS VIEWSTER FILM FEST

on September 11, 2014 | Leave a comment

‘Be Afraid. Be VERY Afraid’ is the third edition of the Viewster Online Film Festival, the largest global online film festival, celebrating the fantastical and the creepy, the horrifying and the amazing, drawing on influences from science fiction, horror/paranormal, fantasy, thrillers…and the outright weird. Joining this year’s jury panel is cult favourite (and Teutonic badass) Udo Kier. Read on for more details.

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Audio Drome

TWIZTID BEGINS THE ROAD TO HELL THIS WEEKEND!

on September 10, 2014 | Leave a comment

Horrorcore legends Twiztid kick off their This Way To Hell tour tomorrow night in Brantford, ON before moving into Toronto for back to back dates on Sept 12th and 13th.

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Horror News

L’ETRANGE FESTIVAL

on September 9, 2014 | Leave a comment

Rue Morgue France’s Fabien Delage chimes in on all the events happening at this year’s L’Etrange Festival. Click on and read more.

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Monstro Bizarro

Monsters and Mysteries: The Blackburn Files

on September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

A special edition of Monsters and Mysteries titled “The Blackburn Files” will air this Friday Sept 12 at 10pm EST on the Destination America channel. The episode features enhanced versions of the Lake Worth Monster, Rake, and Beast of Bray Road stories with myself as host.

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Horror News

Scream Queen Filmfest Tokyo

on September 8, 2014 | Leave a comment

With the success of its first edition last year, The Scream Queen Filmfest Tokyo is back for its 2nd edition! An event dedicated to showcasing and promoting female filmmakers in the horror genre, the festival will be held from October 25th till the 31st in Shibuya, Tokyo. Read on for your first look at the festival’s line-up.

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Horror News

Montreal Horrorfest this weekend!

on September 8, 2014 | Leave a comment

With the convention season winding down for the year (and the dust finally settling on this year’s Festival of Fear), there’s still one more show that horror fans will want to check out before things go quiet. The Montreal Horrorfest is happening this weekend (September 12 to 14th) at Palais des congrès ( 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montréal ) as part of this year’s Montreal Comicon

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Cinemacabre

Jersey Shore Massacre

on September 5, 2014 | Leave a comment

JERSEY SHORE MASSACRE is now available on iTunes, Xbox, GooglePlay, Direct TV and Amazon.com. Get your first look at the carnage, with this exclusive sneak peek, courtesy of the folks at Attack Entertainment.

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Horror News

NEW CAPTAIN HOWDY TEES FROM RUE MORGUE & FRIGHT RAGS

on September 5, 2014 | Leave a comment

Fright Rags and Rue Morgue are proud to announce the arrival of our latest Classic Covers tee. This time out, it’s THE EXORCIST’S Captain Howdy himself taking centre stage.

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