Presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the Scary Movies X festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and is coming to terrorize New York City July 14-20. The fest starts off with a bang with the New York premiere of Damien Leone’s TERRIFIER, which is the follow up to his 2013 thriller, ALL HALLOWS’ EVE. Scary Movies X will […]
Dallas Sonnier, most known for producing BONE TOMAHAWK, has launched a new media company, Cinestate, which focuses on entertainment on various formats. Cinestate recently released a new audiobook, THE NARROW CAVES, which is adapted from a script by S. Craig Zahler (BONE TOMAHAWK). Narrated by Will Patton, THE NARROW CAVES stars Vincent D’Onofio (FULL METAL JACKET, THE CELL), Wyatt […]
Screenwriter Eric Red made a name for himself in the 1980s by penning such iconic horror flicks as THE HITCHER and NEAR DARK. He later added directing to his resume with macabre favorites like BODY PARTS, BAD MOON and 100 FEET. These days, the Pittsburgh-born Red has turned into a busy novelist, indulging his passion […]
Horror video game DEAD BY DAYLIGHT has been creating buzz this past year with the successful launch of its PC version on Steam in 2016. Behaviour Interactive just released the console version this month, with add-ons to come later this year. We recently touched base with its Game Director and Creative Director to talk about the ins and […]
We’ve all read horrifying stories about unlucky consumers who have discovered various objects and vermin in their food. The sickening idea has been taken to another level and put into the form of a short film, aptly titled, MOUSE. The film was named a Vimeo Staff Pick Premiere and is set to debut on the streaming […]
For horror fans, anything involving Bruce Campbell is a guaranteed entertainment success, no matter the format. Fifteen years after the release of his bestselling memoir IF CHINS COULD KILL, Campbell returns with the follow-up book HAIL TO THE CHIN to be released via Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press this August!
Last week, we had the chance to chat with Game Director Mathieu Cote about the design and console release for DEAD BY DAYLIGHT. We’ve also caught up with the game’s Creative Director Dave Richard to talk about the music composition and gory imagery.
DEAD BY DAYLIGHT first reached fright fans via Steam in 2016. Players flocked to the horror game’s PC release on June 14th, and the game went on to make a huge imprint in the video game industry selling over 1.8 million copies. Throughout the past year, the creators have debuted several add-ons and chapters to the game including a HALLOWEEN chapter released […]
The Los Angeles Film Festival is creeping upon us and this year’s fest is hosted by ARCLiGHT CiNEMAS Culver City and The Culver Studios from June 14-22 2017. There are several great independent flicks slated to screen at the festival, but there has been buzz circulating about Julius Ramsay’s theatrical directorial debut (director/editor of AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD) to […]
We’ve been keeping a close eye on Alterna Comics as their availability and titles explode around the United States. We recently brought news from Alterna with “CYKO-KO: A COMIC BOOK ADVENTURE YOU CAN COLOR” which has since met and surpassed its $2,000 goal via Kickstarter. Be on the lookout for its release coming this September! Alterna Comics also […]
Director Rob Savage’s suspenseful DAWN OF THE DEAF horror short made an impressive round on the festival circuit scoring screenings and awards at several notable festivals including: Sundance Film Festival 2017, Sitges International Film Festival 2016 and Fantastic Fest 2016, just to name a few. It was also recently named a Vimeo Staff Pick Premiere and is set to debut on […]
When it comes to horror, I’m Old School. Mention “The Mummy” and I immediately think of Karloff’s 1932 classic… or Christopher Lee’s glorious Hammer remake… but there’s a new Mummy in town and this one is a total b!tch. In an innovative twist, stunning Algerian actress Sofia Boutella plays Ahmanet, an Egyptian princess entombed alive […]
For those unfamiliar, Waxwork Records has made it their mission to deliver classic horror film soundtracks, complete with re-mastered audio, deluxe packaging and new artwork to fright fans everywhere. They’ve already released plenty of iconic soundtracks including: SALEM’S LOT, RE-ANIMATOR, CLIVE BARKER’S NIGHTBREED, THE THING, TOURIST TRAP, C.H.U.D, and CREEPSHOW, just to name a few.
[EXCLUSIVE STILLS] Luciano and Nicolas Onetti’s “WHAT THE WATERS LEFT BEHIND” trailer exudes absolute madness
The Onetti Brothers, who you may recognize from their previous features, SONNO PROFONDO (2013) and FRANCESCA (2015), scored the chance to debut the trailer for their newest horror film WHAT THE WATERS LEFT BEHIND at the Cannes Film Festival this year. The trailer starts out with a normal narrated opening, complete with interesting facts about the location, Epecuén, and its history. Slowly […]
SLASHED! is currently raising funds via their GoFundMe page, already exceeding their original $5,000 goal and accumulating just over $5,700 in one month! This horror comedy musical is sure to strike a note with fright fans.
From Gravitas Ventures, Director Matt Schrader makes his feature film debut with the captivating Indiegogo funded project, SCORE: A FILM MUSIC DOCUMENTARY. The film delves deep into the scoring process and sounds that came together to create some of the most popular compositions of all time.
Oscar and Emmy Award-winning visual effects mastermind Phil Tippett is currently working on a third installment of his stop-motion series MAD GOD, fully funded by Kickstarter. MAD GOD Part 1 earned a mind-blowing $124,156, surpassing its pledged $40,000 goal to bring it to life and proves it’s a project that fans yearn for. For those unfamiliar, read more […]
Alterna Comics Founder and publisher Peter Simeti is doing big things for comic lovers of all kinds. Fango readers may have first heard about the captivating comic book company from our recent advertorial in support of its affiliated release, “CYKO-KO: A COMIC BOOK ADVENTURE YOU CAN COLOR!” to come this September. Alterna Comics recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to help […]
In 2015, DYSTOPIA was not allowed to operate in the state of New York due to complaints from local haunted houses and social justice activists because of the shows violent and graphic nature. The show opened a year after in 2016 at The Haunted Scarehouse in Wharton, NJ and was reviewed well by guests and […]
Cutting his teeth as a special effects artist, stuntman and second unit director, Eric D. Howell went on to study a screenwriting degree when he realized that, in order to direct his way out of a problem, he also needed to be able to write his way out of a problem. One thing lead to […]