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  • “THE SHUTTERBUG MAN” Gets a Trailer; Reveals Narrator, Composer

    This summer, we reported on THE SHUTTERBUG MAN, a new short horror film being helmed by Canadian stop-motion animator Chris Walsh. Now FANGORIA is giving our readers an exclusive look at the teaser trailer, as well as breaking the news that our own editor, Chris Alexander has composed the score for the eerie production (featuring violin work by his 7 year-old son!) and the skin-crawling narration will be provided by none other than the Queen of European Gothic horror, Barbara Steele! 

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    Q&A: Nick Damici on “LATE PHASES”

    If you’re a fan of indie horror (and we surely hope you are), the name “Nick Damici” should be familiar. After all, Damici has been turning in memorable roles for years in truly haunting terror tales such as IN THE CUT, STAKE LAND and WE ARE WHAT WE ARE, the latter two with longtime collaborator Jim Mickle. However, Damici’s latest venture, Adrian Bogliano’s LATE PHASES, brings the actor into new genre territory, giving him one of the most challenging roles of his career while squaring off against fully realized, practical werewolves. Damici recently spoke to FANGORIA about LATE PHASES, acting blind and butting heads with a FANGORIA Hall of Famer…

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    “PRISONER 489″ & The Growing ‘Cult’ of Joe R. Lansdale

    For years, Joe R. Lansdale embodied the very definition of ‘cult’ author, adored by a fervent but fringe audience first introduced to his writing through its membership in the explicit Splatterpunk movement—a literary scene in which horror writers competed to push the envelope of gore, amorality, and taboo sexuality until it burst.

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  • Horror Poet Bryan Thao Worra Takes Book of the Year

    One thing that rarely gets covered in FANGORIA is poetry. This is perhaps because there are so few working professional poets left and even fewer who cite the horror genre as their muse of choice. That’s why we feel it’s news that the Science Fiction Poetry Association just announced that Laotian writer Bryan Thao Worra’s book of poetry, DEMONSTRA has won the 2014 Elgin Award for Book of the Year. 

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  • Movie Monsters of “GOOSEBUMPS” Revealed

    Next summer, the creepy creations of R.L. Stine are set to step off the page and onto the big screen in the Rob Letterman-helmed, Jack Black-starring adaptation, GOOSEBUMPS. In the film, Black plays a fictional Stine, who must team with a pair of kids to wrangle a group of creatures who’ve escaped into the world. In a meme-based marketing push, Sony/Columbia have revealed some of the monsters on the loose, who collectively represent some of the most beloved ‘BUMPS books like VAMPIRE BREATH, ATTACK OF THE JACK-O’-LANTERNS, NIGHT OF THE LIVING DUMMY, THE SCARECROW WALKS AT MIDNIGHT and more. 

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    Nitehawk Shorts Fest Q&A: Claire Ensslin on Predator Thriller, “PEDESTRIAN”

    This week, Brooklyn, New York’s celebrated Nitehawk Cinema—a wonderfully programmed haven for film and food and beverage—opens its second annual Nitehawk Shorts Festival, a five-night celebration of shorts filmmaking and filmmakers. For its 2014 edition, Nitehawk Shorts Fest has introduced a MIDNITE block, highlighting weird, frightening, experimental work across the globe, co-programmed by Nitehawk’s Caryn Coleman and myself. In anticipation of tonight’s fright block, Fango and Nitehawk’s Hatched Blog will be highlighting the selections and their filmmakers. Today: Claire Ensslin’s probing, uncomfortable PEDESTRIAN. 

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