Fantasia 2011

Detention (2011)

Starring Josh Hutcherson, Dane Cook, Spencer Locke, Parker Bagley Directed by Joseph Kahn

Who Can It Be Now? Fantasia International Film Festival to Announce Special Guest, World Premiere

Don't all great things happen at High Noon? Can you name me one big time, Old West shoot-out that happened at a quarter to four? No way, cowboy, High Noon was the only time for big happenings then and the Fantasia International Film Festival is running with this tradition for a big announcement on July 25.

Wicker Tree, The (2010)

Starring Christopher Lee, Graham McTavish, Honeysuckle Weeks, Clive Russell, and Henry Garrett Directed by Robin Hardy

Retreat (2011)

Starring Cillian Murphy, Jamie Bell, and Thandie Newton Directed by Carl Tibbetts

Fantasia 2011

 Year  Country
  • Year: 2011
  • Country: Canada
  •  Run Time   MPAA Rating
     Category  Color
  • Category: Feature, Short
  • Color type: N/A
  •  Director
  • Director: Various
  •  Writer(s)
  • Writer: Various
  •  Starring
  • Starring: Various
  •  Sub Genre
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    Plot Synopsis:

    Fantasia is the largest film festival in North America, a three-week long event that features premieres of films from all over the world. Their goal is not to find the most shocking or most brutal, but the most interesting horror, fantasy, sci-fi and undefinable films they can, and the crowd loves them for it.

  • Art/Crime (2011)
  • What Fun We Were Having: 4 Stories About Date Rape (2011)
  • Helldriver (2010)
  • Monster Brawl (2011)
  • Divide, The (2011)
  • Hellacious Acres: The Case of John Glass (2011)
  • Birthright (2010)
  • Bobby Yeah (Short, 2011)
  • Detention (2011)
  • Wicker Tree, The (2010)

  • Interviews:

    Motion Picture Purgatory: Cold Fish
    2011 Fantasia Film Festival Winners Announced
    Motion Picture Purgatory: Marianne
    Fantasia 2011: Trailer Premiere for UK Chiller Hollow
    Motion Picture Purgatory: The Whisperer in Darkness
    Final Destination 5 World Premiere at Fantasia
    Motion Picture Purgatory: Chop
    Who Can It Be Now? Fantasia International Film Festival to Announce Special Guest, World Premiere
    The Wicker Man and The Wicker Tree First Parts of a Trilogy
    Fantasaia 2011: First Look at Victims



    Theatre Bizarre, The (2011)

    Starring Guilford Adams, Elissa Dowling, James Gill, Lindsay Goranson, Udo Kier, Tom Savini, Debbie Rochon

    The Wicker Man and The Wicker Tree First Parts of a Trilogy

    Interesting news coming out of this year's Fantasia International Film Festival. Despite taking decades for the pseudo-sequel for the 1973 classic The Wicker Man to get here, a third one will be arriving in a fraction of the time.

    Fantasaia 2011: First Look at Victims

    Another indie flick which is making its way to the Fantasia International Film Festival is David Bryant's follow-up to Dead Wood entitled Victims, and through the magic of stills and a trailer, we have a look at what to expect!

    Fantasia 2011: Official Image Gallery Now Open for The Wicker Tree

    Knots. Nipples. Branches. Fires. General weirdness. We could only be referring to the new image gallery for Robin Hardy's 38 years in the making sequel to the cult classic The Wicker Man entitled The Wicker Tree!

    Fantasia 2011: Morituris - Over a Dozen New Stills and Trailer

    Get ready for a boatload of goodies from the new flick getting ready to make its debut at the Fantasia International Film Festival 2011, Morituris! Tread carefully, though ... there's some full frontal lurking about so this stuff is NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Unless of course you work here where we like the naughty bits!

    Fantasia 2011: Look for Horror in the Trailer for Aversion

    The trailer for yet another film playing at this year's Fantasia International Film Festival entitled Aversion has made its way online, and we have every second of it right here waiting for you!

    Fantasia 2011: Don't Be Afraid of the Dark - First Look at the Creature

    A creepy new still showing off one of the beasties to be found in Troy Nixey's Guillermo del Toro produced remake of Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is here, and we've got every evil pixel of it waiting for ya!

    Fantasia 2011: Sleepy First Stills From Retreat

    Strap in for some more stills ... well, actually just get comfy. There's not a whole lot of action going on in this latest batch of eye candy so the strap is completely optional. Below you'll find the first stills from Carl Tibbetts' feature film debut for Sony Pictures Worldwide, Retreat, starring Cillian Murphy, Thandie Newton and Jamie Bell.

    Fantasia 2011: World Premiere of Short Film The Last Post

    This year's Fantasia Film Festival is home to one of the longest lists of feature films we've seen in all our years of reporting on the fest. In addition they'll be screening several short films. Info on one of them, Axelle Carolyn's The Last Post, just landed in our inbox; and of course we have to share!

    Fantasia 2011: Everything You NEED to Know and MORE!

    The website for the 2011 Fantasia International Film Festival is going live today, and along with that news the festival's promoters dropped over a half dozen press releases on us outlining the films that will be shown this year, the guests who will be attending, and more.