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What’s This? Trick ‘r Treat News? Huzzah!

Trick 'r Treat Review (click for larger image)From the “FINALLY!!” department (and Fangoria‘s WOH) comes news that ALL of us have been waiting for.

Mike Dougherty’s Halloween anthology Trick ‘r Treat (review here) is finally getting its LONG overdue release on DVD and Blu-Ray!!

The release date has yet to be announced, but it should be right around … wait for it … HALLOWEEN! The film, starring Anna “True Blood” Paquin and Brian (The Ring, Manhunt) Cox, will also be given a limited theatrical release in the following cities (more may be announced):

  • FANTASIA FILM FESTIVAL, Montreal, Canada July 9-27
  • TORONTO AFTER DARK, Toronto, Canada August 14-21
  • MORBIDO FEST, Mexico City, Mexico (MySpace)
  • FANTASY FILM FESTIVAL – Berlin, Hamburg, Koln, Frankfurt, Nuremberg, Stuggart, and Munich Germany – August 18-September 9, 2009
  • FANTASTIC FEST, Austin Texas, September 24-October 1
  • SCREAMFEST, Los Angeles, California – October 16-25
  • London, UK
  • There will also be a graphic novel combining the 4-issue comic books from DC/Wildstorm released around the same time.

    Time to celebrate, folks!!

    Elaine Lamkin

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    • blog85476

      I got fear to see this video , LOL , Thanks for posting—————–Prams || Short term Finance

    • Emy

      FantAsia and Screamfest, so two possibilities to see it on the big screen.

      I guess if we are not at FantAsia when it’s playing (we’ll be there from the 15th to the 18th of july), we can catch it at Screamfest maybe.

    • MagusMaleficus

      Fuck yeah!

      I think I just messed my self…excuse me, folks.

    • ImTheMoon

      YES! I’m so seeing this at Toronto After Dark!

    • Chainsaw

      I’m glad it’s going to be playing at FantAsia, but the fact that this movie’s not getting a full release is a fucking crime in my eyes. It’s good it’s coming out on DVD, but no one outside of genre fans is gonna give a fuck about it. I wouldn’t be a bit surprised if Sony puts zero effort into promoting it. Dick move, Sony. Dick move.

      • Styling Shatner

        I love bashing Sony as much as the next guy, but you shouldn’t bash them for how this movie has been treated, as they have nothing to do with the film. It’s Warner Brothers which has treated it this badly. But, as it’s finally coming out I can’t really complain as much.

    • Doc Block

      Do I hear a heavenly choir playing. Thank fucking God! It’s finally coming!

    • nonserviam03

      Fucking sweet. I’ve been waiting forever to see this one. Now if only we could get some updates on Paranormal Activity…

      • fceurich39

        same here also poughkeepsie tapes,and cabin fever 2 need updates as well i hear cabin fever 2 is in post prduction will just the music for film is being worked on and as poughkeepsie tapes who knows all i know mgm is supposed to be releasing it this fall and i have not heard anymore info on paranormal activity

        • nonserviam03

          Yeahhhh. I really wanna know what’s up with Cabin Fever 2. I loved the first one way more than I thought I would.