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 […]
Heads up, comic book fans! There’s a new comic book in town..one that you can make your very own. “CYKO-KO: A COMIC BOOK ADVENTURE YOU CAN COLOR” starts its Kickstarter journey today and there are tons of sweet rewards for helping get this project off the ground. The book will hit shelves September 1st via Alterna Comics, but pre-orders are already available […]
From director Phillip Guzman, DEAD AWAKE stars Jocelin Donahue (THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL) as a social worker who gets lost in a dark situation when investigating several bizarre deaths – all of the victims have died from sleep paralysis. This case is not like any other, and the nightmarish happenings will prove that the sleep condition isn’t the only thing to […]
The 16th annual Tribeca Film Festival wrapped a month ago, but one film that continues to linger in our minds is Australian writer/director Ben Young’s serial-killer-couple shocker HOUNDS OF LOVE. For those who missed the film’s NYC and South by Southwest premieres, fear not. The film opens in select cities this Friday from indie company […]
Okay, as someone fell who in love with Event Horizon years ago, I’ve developed a bit of an obsession with stories that seem to effortlessly fuse sci-fi and horror. Sure, sometimes compelling, horror infused sci-fi can be hard to find, but when you do come across it there’s nothing quite like it. This tends to […]
Richie Moore, whose credited work stems such films as GOLD starring Matthew McConaughey and THE HANGOVER PART II and III, makes his directorial debut with the new horror film WHO’S WATCHING OLIVER. Starring Sara Malakul Lane (SUN CHOKE, BEYOND THE GATES) and Russel Geoffrey Banks (GHOST HOUSE, CAM2CAM, PERNICIOUS), WHO’S WATCHING OLIVER takes you into the life […]
Fans of the original Alien, the groundbreaking sci-fi/horror classic, will find a lot to like in the latest installment of this iconic franchise. The plot is reminiscent of the 1979 film: the Covenant, a transport ship in deep space, its crew in cryosleep, gets knocked off its trajectory by a solar storm. The core crew […]
I find myself looking at the “box art” of a film online and saying to myself, “what the hell is this about?” Actually, I do that often. Well, I did that with the film THE ALIENATORS. Now, even though I wasn’t sure what it is I was getting myself into, I checked out the film […]
As the countdown to Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated Alien: Covenant continues, Twentieth Century Fox and partners unveiled a truly terrifying addition to the Alien canon – Alien: Covenant In Utero, A Virtual Reality Experience. The invitation-only event, held at Technicolor’s Experience Center in Culver City featured forward thinking creatives from Fox, Ridley Scott Associates, Technicolor’s […]
Dimension Films is brewing up its next eerie release, POLAROID which will hit theaters August 25th. This new horror thriller was originally written as a short film by Lars Klevberg, but was soon turned into a feature length version to be widely distributed to fright fans everywhere.
As the cinematic world continues to evolve and new styles of filmmaking arise, the outlets from which budding artists are able to share their unique voices and stories evolves as well. One such outlet, as obvious as it may seem, is the internet and the Tribeca Film Festival is making it a point to showcase […]
With the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in full swing, a new slew of budding filmmakers and exceptional films are being showcased in New York City for all to see. Over the years, during this highly regarded film festival, careers have been made, dreams have been surpassed, and new talent has been discovered. Well, this year […]
Tom Green has been making people laugh for decades, however, now the comedian and sausage connoisseur is ready to make audiences scream. Best known for his film FREDDY GOT FINGERED, which he also directed, Green has also played roles in CHARLIE’S ANGELS, ROAD TRIP, SUPERSTAR and even had his own TV show, THE TOM GREEN […]
Throwing out the playbook: Justin Barber and T.S Nowlin re-format found footage in their new alien abduction film “PHOENIX FORGOTTEN”!
Hitting theaters today, the Ridley Scott produced, alien-abduction genre bender, PHOENIX FORGOTTEN, is unlike any found-footage film in recent times. With nods towards MAKING A MURDERER, BLAIR WITCH, and THE X-FILES, the film blurs the line between fact and fiction in a fun and entertaining way. Directed by first-timer Justin Barber, PHOENIX FORGOTTEN uses a […]
Directed by Kasra Farahani, written by Kasra Farahani and Jason O’Leary, TILT will make its World Premiere this Saturday, April 22nd at the Tribeca Film Festival! It was selected for this year’s lineup in the Midnight Section of the fest and is sure to please fright fans who have the privilege of catching a screening this […]
Besides the numerous genre movies playing in the just-opened 16th annual Tribeca Film Festival (see previous item HERE), a bunch of promising TV shows, shorts and VR experiences will be unfolding. Fango just got its claws on some exclusive pics from THE MIDNIGHT SERVICE, a true-crime series about urban legends, notorious criminals, occult pop culture […]
Directed by Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead, written by Justin Benson, THE ENDLESS film makes its World Premiere this Friday, April 21st at the Tribeca Film Festival! It was selected for this year’s lineup in the U.S Narrative Competition section and is highly anticipated after Benson and Moorhead’s incredibly successful second feature film SPRING in 2014.