Win Two Passes to Texas Frightmare Weekend from “BENEATH”!Contests,Giveaways,News Samuel Zimmerman
Texas Frightmare Weekend, of which FANGORIA is proud to be sponsoring alongside IFC Midnight and Alamo Drafthouse, boasts not only a wide array of panels and stunning guests, but early screenings of two upcoming IFC Midnight titles. Revolver Picture Co. the folks behind one such film, Ben Ketai’s BENEATH, want you to get to the con, the screenings, all of it! Thus, Fango, Revolver and Texas Frightmare are teaming for a BENEATH-centric contest that can get you in!
As Texas Frightmare grows in the weeks approaching, it’s clear this is the con to be at. How much better might it be for free?
In honor of BENEATH, Ben Ketai’s subterranean IFC release screening the Alamo Drafthouse Grindhouse theater, Revolver Picture Co., Elevative Entertainment, IFC Midnight and Fango want you to get on Twitter and hashtag #BeneathAtTFW at @RevolverPicCo and @FANGORIA, and let us know how bad you’d like to attend Texas Frightmare Weekend from May 2-4 at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas.
To refresh just why this year will be so exceptional, see full details, as well as a trailer for the film about trapped coal miners and the madness that sets in, below! For tickets and full info on TFW, see the con’s official site. For more on BENEATH, visit the film’s online home here.
Just when fans didn’t think Texas Frightmare Weekend could get any more epic… it does – in a huge way! America’s largest horror convention is proud to announce several new free film screenings, guests, and events to take place at Dallas, Texas’ DFW Hyatt Regency this May 2, 3, and 4 – cementing TFW’s reputation as the biggest and best gathering of horror fandom in the USA!
In addition to our numerous previously-announced free screenings, TFW is also proud to host the World Premiere of Billy Pon’s Circus of the Dead and the North American Premiere of the Japanese splatter anthology Zombie TV – from Maelie Makuno, Naoya Tashiro, and TFW 2011 guest Yoshihiro Nishimura! Not enough? How about the North American Premiere of Candyman director Bernard Rose’s SX_Tape, a foursome of darkly erotic horror shorts we’re calling Short Sex, a special sneak preview of the Texas-lensed slasher The Pick-Axe Murders 3: The Final Chapter, and a screening of IFC Midnight’s The Den – all FREE to badgeholders!
On Friday the 2nd, get your freak on at Angela’s Party – TFW’s Night of the Demons-themed event hosted by the original Angela, Amelia Kinkade, and featuring Guest DJ Twiggy Ramirez! On Saturday, sing your bloody heart out at our annual Scaryoke throwdown; win stellar prizes at the massive TFW Trivia Contest; or live it up at Texas Frightmare’s ultra-exclusive, always-talked-about VIP Party!
And joining Texas Frightmare’s massive celebrity guest list are even more incredible names – including fan favorite Thomas Dekker (Laid to Rest, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles), Halloween‘s Nancy Loomis, KISS guitarist Ace Frehley, The Victim‘s Jennifer Blanc-Biehn, Phantasm‘s Michael Baldwin, Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor, You’re Next‘s Sharni Vinson, and PMS Cop‘s Cindy Means!
TFW is America’s largest gathering of horror celebrities, professionals, and fans – now celebrating its eighth amazing year. The blockbuster event boasts over 10,000 attendees annually and has hosted hundreds of genre legends, including Clive Barker, Malcolm McDowell, Robert Englund, John Carpenter, Tobe Hooper, and Cary Elwes!
Celebrity guests at TFW 2014 include living legend George A. Romero and the cast of Dawn of the Dead; a very rare convention appearance from Saw’s Tobin Bell; The Creature from the Black Lagoon’s Julie Adams and Ricou Browning; a Terminator reunion featuring Michael Biehn, Earl Boen, Linda Hamilton, Peter Kent, Kristanna Loken, and Robert Patrick; Japan’s ass-kicking warrior princess Asami; Hellraiser’s Doug Bradley, Nicholas Vince, and Barbie Wilde; an Aliensreunion featuring Mark Rolston, Michael Biehn, and Jenette Goldstein; Paradise Lost’s Jason Baldwin; Chandler Riggs and Scott Wilson of AMC’s The Walking Dead; Full Moon founder Charles Band; Repo! The Genetic Opera’s Bill Moseley, Nivek Ogre, and Alexa Vega; the legendary Linda Blair; Evil Dead‘s Lou Taylor Pucci; Night of the Demons’ Amelia Kinkade, Linnea Quigley, and Kevin Tenney; Doctor Giggles himself, Larry Drake; and The Blair Witch Project’s Heather Donohue, Joshua Leonard, and Michael C. Williams!
Additional guests include James Hampton, Tom Morga, John Franklin, Courtney Gains, John Kassir, Nick King, Kurando Mitsutake, Kyle Labine, Chris Marquette, artist Brett Weldele, Michael Parks, Chris Alexander, artist Gary Pullin, musician Twiggy Ramirez, Dee Snider, Jen and Sylvia Soska, artist Ben Templesmith, Kevin Van Hentenryck, Jill Whitlow, and many more!