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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Shocker'

October 24th, 2014 2:15pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Shocker'
Halloween is a time of mischief, mayhem and murder. In other words no more Mr. Nice Guy – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s misplaced terror tale proves that lightning can not only strike twice, but it can also set your demonic soul free to murder at will. Such is the fate of the killer in tonight’s selection who all by himself embodies mass murder and incidentally owes a fortune to the swear jar. His name is Horace Pinker and if you meet him he’s a real…"Shocker!"

Horace Pinker is a menacing man with a thirst for blood. The television repair man by trade, the limping P...
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Screamfest LA 2014 – Best Of Fest ‘Wrap Up’

October 24th, 2014 11:20am EDT
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Another year has gone by and it was a thrilling time for sights and scares at the "Screamfest LA 2014." But we always highlight the best of the best, so here are the winners of the...

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BEST OF SCREAMFEST LA 2014!

Best Film: By miles the fantastic, groundbreaking and tour de force flick for lead actress Ashley C. Williams “Julia.” (Runner Up – “Refuge”)

Best Short: The stylistic short “Evil Twin” was not only cool, but announced an emerging talent in cool director Christian Pfeil. (Runner Up – “Monstro!”)

Best Performance by an Actress: Ashley C. Williams in ...
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Martin Scorsese To Executive Produce Grateful Dead Documentary

October 24th, 2014 10:57am EDT
Martin Scorsese To Executive Produce Grateful Dead Documentary
In honor of the Grateful Dead's 50th anniversary next year, Martin Scorsese is executive producing a documentary about the iconic band. The untitled project will be directed by Amir Bar-Lev.

The movie will feature never-before-seen concert footage and interviews from surviving members Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir, according to Deadline.com. Frontman Jerry Garcia died in 1995.

Hart, Kreutzmann, Lesh, and Weir said in a statement: "Millions of stories have been told about the Grateful Dead over the years. With our 50th Anniversary coming up, we thought it might just...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Life After Beth'

October 24th, 2014 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Life After Beth'
Can love survive an undead zombie change? We’re gonna find out as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick “Life After Beth” out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the options of loving a deceased significant other below.

Title: “Life After Beth”

Grade: 4

Cast: Aubrey Plaza, Dane DeHann, John C. Reilly

Director: Jeff Baena

Rating: R

Runtime: 89 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Not quite a comedy, horror film or romantic picture, the unlike anything I’ve seen “Life After Beth” is a bit of all of the ab...
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Screamfest LA 2014 Interview – ‘Julia’ Actress Ashley C. Williams On Becoming An Angel Of Vengeance

October 23rd, 2014 12:48pm EDT
Julia
Celebrating remarkable acting work is a must when a singular performance is witnessed that makes a lasting impression. In the case of the tour-de-force turn by actress Ashley C. Williams in the powerful new rape-revenge flick “Julia” it’s a case of pointing a spotlight on something movie goers have never seen before. As the titular unforgettable character, Williams runs the emotional gamut of innocence, vulnerability, sadness, anger, and vengeance all wrapped up in one captivating performance that can only be described as arresting. (See the review of the film from our Screamfest LA 2014...
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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Teaser Trailer Debuts A Week Early Following Leak

October 23rd, 2014 12:45pm EDT
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Marvel released the first official teaser trailer for "Avengers: Age of Ultron" a week early after footage leaked online on Wednesday.

The teaser, which was scheduled to debut during next week's episode of "Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.," is pretty grim, with Earth's latest threat, the villainous robot Ultron (voiced by James Spader) bent on making humanity suffer.

"I'm gonna show you something beautiful," he says in a voiceover. "Everyone screaming... for mercy. You want to protect the world, but you don't want it to change.

"You're all puppets, tangled in strings... strings. (Listen ...
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Reviews: 'Stonehearst Asylum' / 'Hollows Grove'

October 23rd, 2014 11:22am EDT
Reviews: 'Stonehearst Asylum' / 'Hollows Grove'
We’re keeping the fright film reviews going with two new flicks on the horizon – the star studded "Stonehearst Asylum" and found footage flick "Hollows Grove." Check out their scare factor reviewed below!

Title: "Stonehearst Asylum"

Stars: 2

Genre: Drama / Thriller

Cast: Kate Beckinsale, Jim Sturgess, Ben Kingsley

Director: Brad Anderson

Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 112 Minutes

Release Company: Millennium Entertainment

Website: http://www.stonehearstasylum.com/

What the frig happened to the great Brad Anderson? Bursting onto the suspense scene with the highly under...
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Air New Zealand's 'Most Epic Safety Video' Features Hobbit Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson

October 23rd, 2014 10:35am EDT
Air New Zealand's 'Most Epic Safety Video' Features Hobbit Elija
One way to get airplane passengers to pay attention during a flight attendant's safety speech is to air a video centering on Middle Earth and characters from "The Hobbit."

Air New Zealand really wants its customers to be safe when flying, and they also have a sense of humor. The company, which bills itself as the official airline of Middle-Earth, just released "The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made."

The four-minute video begins with two "Hobbit" superfans who get on an airplane and discover Elijah Wood, who plays Frodo in the blockbuster films, sitting across the aisle. The fans are then...
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Blu-ray Review: 'See No Evil 2'

October 23rd, 2014 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'See No Evil 2'
Ready to go second round with Jacob Goodnight – from a female perspective? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick “See No Evil 2” out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The Soska’s and their slasher spirit get reviewed below!

Title: “See No Evil 2”

Grade: 3

Cast: Danielle Harris, Kane, Katharine Isabelle

Director: Jen and Sylvia Soska

Rating: R

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: The Soska Sisters have carved out a name and reputation for themselves for not only being fans of the horr...
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Screamfest LA 2014 – ‘Final Film Reviews’

October 22nd, 2014 12:40pm EDT
Screamfest LA 2014 – ‘Final Film Reviews’
It’s almost dying time horror hounds! That’s right the “14th Annual Screamfest 2014” taking place in Los Angeles Oct. 14 through Oct. 23 at the TLC Chinese 6 Theaters (for more info go to www.screamfestla.com) is coming to a close soon and we’re throwing some final reviews of feature films at you fast and furious like a knife to the head. Check out the good, bad and bloody reviewed below!

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Refuge: Another case where Director Andrew Robinson would be perfect to helm an emotional episode of "The Walking Dead." Refuge is a mired in a somber mood of every man for himself and s...
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