The amazing Montreal HorrorFest is back for its fourth year of fun and fright and creepy culture celebrations! Once more the show will be at the Canadian city’s Palais des Congrès,a component of the Montreal Comiccon and once more FANGORIA will be a presence. The lates guest to be announced is none other than HELLRAISER legend Doug Bradley. On the Clive Barker tip, over the course of the three days, the Montreal Horrorfest will present a live reading of Clive Barker’s original HELLRAISER novella, with Parts 1 and 2 taking place on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th respectively, and capped by a live performance chapter of the latest installment in the Hellraiser saga, THE SCARLET GOSPELS on Sunday July 5th.
Also at the show is RE-ANIMATOR star Jeffrey Combs, the legendary Kane Hodder, best known for his work in FRIDAY THE 13th sequels and the HATCHET franchise; cast members from AMC’s monster hit television series THE WALKING DEAD will also be at the convention, including Michael Rooker (Merle Dixon), Scott Wilson (Hershel Greene) and Josh McDermitt (Eugene Porter). More horror legends will be announced shortly.
The first wave of films announced for the HorrorFest includes a double-feature starring Kane Hodder. OLD 37 also stars Bill Mosley and Brandi Cyrus, about two brothers who intercept 911 calls in a beat-up old ambulance to claim victims. The second feature, CHARLIE’S FARM, from Australian Director Chris Sun, and also stars Nathan Jones (MAD MAX: FURY ROAD), Tara Reid (ALONE IN THE DARK), and (once again) Bill Mosely. Additional films include the documentary WHY HORROR? which follows a horror fan as he looks at the psychology of horror around the world; the neo-noir revenge thriller, JULIA, centering on a woman who falls prey to an unorthodox form of therapy; and the comedy horror LATE NIGHT DOUBLE FEATURE, where bloody chaos takes place.
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