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Sitges 2011: Preliminary Lineup Preview; Watch This Year's Commercial Spot - Alter Ego

Each year the Sitges Film Festival commercial spot is almost as eagerly awaited by the general public as its lineup, and Rafa Antón, creative director of the China agency and the man responsible for its campaigns over the last ten years, has presented this year’s commercial, entitled "Alter Ego". In addition, the preliminary lineup for the Festival has been revealed, but it's not complete by any means. More will be announced throughout the month.

Exclusive Interview: John Landis Talks Burke & Hare and More!

Thirty years after his horror comedy An American Werewolf in London put him on the genre map, director John Landis is back with his latest project, Burke & Hare, an incredibly dark comedy surrounding two down-on-their-luck 19th century graverobbers (played by Simon Pegg and Andy Serkis) who realize that a local medical school will pay handsomely for fresh cadavers. Being resourceful entrepreneurs, Burke and Hare start causing 'accidents' around Edinburgh in order to fulfill the need for bodies, which eventually spirals out of control in both hilarious and dramatic fashions.

Four Burke & Hare Clips Keep the Laughs Coming

John Landis' horror comedy Burke & Hare is playing RIGHT NOW on VOD, and to give you a bit more incentive as to why you should be spending less time reading this and more time viewing that, we've lined up four clips for you! Look for Burke & Hare to score a limited theatrical release on September 9th!

Heart-Stopping New Burke & Hare Clip

A new clip from the John Landis horror comedy Burke & Hare has hit the interwebs filled with laughs and one hell of a jump scare! Dig on the goods while we all wait patiently for IFC to unleash the flick! Look for Burke & Hare to score a limited theatrical release on September 9th along with a VOD release on August 5th!

U.S. Trailer Debut - IFC's Burke and Hare; Release News

The folks at IFC (bless their hearts) have released a new trailer for the John Landis horror comedy Burke & Hare along with news of when you'll finally be able to sink your teeth into this one! Dig it! Look for Burke & Hare to score a limited release on September 9th along with a VOD release on August 5th!

IFC to Distribute Burke and Hare

Finally. But hey, at least two movies about best friends who decide to fuck each other got released this year. Thankfully, IFC has stepped in and picked up John Landis' Burke and Hare for distribution. No word on a release date yet, however.

Sitges 2011: Opening Film, Programme Preview, and More

It may be a holiday here in the States, but it's business as usual for the rest of the world, as evidenced by the news breaking today regarding the 2011 Sitges Film Festival, held 6-16 October on the Catalan coast of Spain. We have for you info on the fest's opening film as well as a programme preview.

Full Burke and Hare Image Gallery Unearthed

There haven't been many publicity materials available for the new John Landis horror comedy now haunting the UK, but we kept our shovels firmly planted in the ground and have dug up nearly two dozen images for you.

Film Comment Selects Announces Solid Genre Line-Up

In the New York City area? Looking to catch up on some big time genre releases early? Then, brothers and sisters, do we have some news for you! From the Press Release

AFM 2010 Wrap-Up! The Sights! The Sounds! The Scares!

With hundreds of films screened every year, the American Film Market is the best place to check out all the up-and-comers, and AFM 2010 had a record number of horror movies from across the globe.

Italian One-Sheet for Burke & Hare Light on the Seasoning

Though Italy is known for lots of spice and zaniness, when it comes to their theatrical one-sheets, it looks like creativity is getting "the boot" in favor of recycling what's already appeared elsewhere. Take a peek at the new Italian poster for Burkey and Hare and see if you don't agree.

Two New Clips from Burke and Hare Bring on the Dark Comedy

Two new clips coming in to kick off your Saturday with a chuckle from John Landis' Burke and Hare. Pull up a seat and dig it like a grave.

A Look at the Lighter Side of Burke and Hare

Though there's still no word on a domestic release for John Landis' latest film Burke and Hare, the UK promotions machine is in full swing as you'll see from this latest tidbit which show's off some of Landis' trademark dark humor.

New Quad One-Sheet: Burke and Hare

While yesterday brought the official UK trailer, today we see the official quad one-sheet for the John Landis directed true crime tale of the macabre, Burke and Hare!

Trailer Debut - Burke and Hare

Finally! The trailer debut for the John Landis directed true crime tale of the macabre Burke and Hare has made its debut and it's looking pretty damned cool!