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Help Make Urbane

We’ve been waiting years for short film maker Frazer Lee to finally find the funds to get his ambitious project, Urbane, up and running. Meanwhile, Uli Lommel gets as much money as he needs to churn o

First Look at Fantasia Lineup!

I’ve been waiting since last August for this moment: the first lineup news for this year’s Fantasia Film Festival! Fangoria, of course, got the word (editor Tony Timpone helps pick the movies), and here are just some of the 140 features and 200 shorts that will play between July 5th and July 23rd: Hatchet Sprial Perfect Creature The Tripper

Make Shadow Puppets in L.A.

The fine fiends at Anchor Bay just sent us a friendly reminder for our California readers (*throws up Wes' Coas' gangsign*) that Shadow Puppets (story here) will be getting an exclusive one-week thea

Midway Locates Area 51

Let's face it. Alien abduction? Anal probes? A convergence of overweight Star Trek fans dressed as Mr. Spock? Not pretty! Midway Games has released a peek at its upcoming sci-fi/horror shooter, Blac

Ulli Crosses the Borderline

Whoever runs Lionsgate's DVD department apparently has a special policy that requires the release of a new Ulli Lommel movie every month. I've been writing about the uber prolific Lommel and his n

UK Bans Second Manhunt

Sad news today for anyone in the UK who had been looking forward to Manhunt 2, the soon to be released sequel for the PS2 and Wii: The game is no longer going to be released in the UK. In a statem

Dinner for Fiends: Hostile

Welcome to another edition of Dinner for Fiends! But who really are the fiends? The speakers or the listeners? Ponder that for a moment. Anyway, this time out Uncle Creepy, Johnny Butane, Andrew Ka

From Werewolves to Wild Boars

What's with the sudden burgeoning subgenre of big killer hog movies that's beginning to crop up? Huge killer hogs seem to have become this year's killer Sasquatch. I've previously reported on the Hogz

Day of the Dead Re-Shot

Ah, yes, the Day of the Dead remake helmed by Lake Placid mastermind Steve Miner; sometimes, when it’s been a while since a movie was mentioned, I forget how much I’m not looking forward to it. Then s

New Skinwalkers Poster, Trailer

Yesterday we got word that both a new trailer and a new poster for Skinwalkers had shown up online thanks to After Dark Films, and sure enough here they are for you, ready for consumption! That pos

Host Sequel Bong-less

I really don’t know how I feel about sequel to The Host (review) without the brilliance of Bong Joon-ho behind the camera, but I guess that’s not really up to me, is it? No, no it’s not. The

Nightmare Dectective Sequelized

Word has come down via Screen Daily that the Japanese team behind last year’s very successful horror/crime movie Nightmare Detective (review) (which is terrifyingly in the hands of the Weinsteins for

Grindhouse Releasing Live

We just received a heads up from Shawn over at Rotten Cotton (who have 15 brand-new shirt designs on the way; see the first three on their MySpace page) that the official site for Grindhouse Releasing is alive!

First Pics of a Dying God

A few weeks back we gave you a heads up about a new horror flick that struck our fancy, Dying God (read it here), from director Fabrice Lambot. The plot concerns a detective on the trail of a serial k

Exclusive: Dead @17 on DC!

**PLEASE NOTE: The 48 hour window is now CLOSED! Thanks to filmmaker Mark Steensland for allowing us to give you the first look at Dead @17!** Last week we were the first to tell you about the new