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A Fan’s Dream Turns to Violence in Indican Pictures’ Professional Wrestling Indie Thriller POWERBOMB on DVD and Digital Platforms April 14th!

A Fan's Dream Turns to Violence in Indican Pictures' Professional Wrestling Indie Thriller POWERBOMB on DVD and Digital Platforms April 14th!

Powerbomb is an indie horror/thriller focusing on a professional wrestling circuit, in which one fan wants to be part of the action but takes things too far… The story of a wrestler on the verge of breaking into the big time, but after years of struggling, contemplates leaving it all behind to spend more time with his family. When our wrestler’s biggest fan hears the news, he decides to take matters into his own hands to ensure that his champion gets to the top by any means necessary including extortion, kidnapping and even murder… Now, reality must face fantasy – in a true test of wills.

“Lights out.”

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The Films That Made Me: Rear Window (1954, USA)

The Films That Made Me: Rear Window (1954, USA)

Rear Window was the movie that introduced the young Ren to the perverse genius of Alfred Hitchcock. I remember as a child, being irresistibly drawn into the voyeuristic position of his protagonist and fascinated by the goings-on in the windows he was observing. Hitchcock claimed not to care about the subject, morality or message in his movies, but only about the manner in which his stories were told, but his attraction to the psychological was one of his most obvious storytelling strengths.

“Through his rear window and the eye of his powerful camera he watched a great city tell on itself, expose its cheating ways…and murder!”

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Lloyd Kaufman, Toxie & The Troma Team Will Appear at Monster-Mania Con 45! The Garden State Turns Toxic From March 13th-15th!

Lloyd Kaufman, Toxie & The Troma Team Will Appear at Monster-Mania Con 45! The Garden State Turns Toxic From March 13th-15th!

⚡ COVID-19 UPDATE: Monster-Mania 45 has been rescheduled to August 14th-16th! ⚡

Join Troma for three FanTOXIC days of sheer terror!!! From March 13th-15th, Lloyd Kaufman (President of Troma Entertainment and creator of The Toxic Avenger) will be appearing live and in-person at Monster-Mania Con 45 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.

“Come out to Cherry Hill and get toxic!”

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The Films That Made Me: Alien (1979, UK / USA)

The Films That Made Me: Alien (1979, UK / USA)

In 2020 it’s impossible to approach Ridley Scott’s 1979 film Alien as a first-time viewer and feel anything resembling its original impact. Everyone has seen Scott’s vision of space taken up by countless sci-fi films and most people know each of Alien’s iconic scenes, whether they’ve seen the entire film or not. After several Alien sequels and spinoffs, countless imitators, and the wholesale cinematic plundering of Giger and Scott’s visual sci-fi language, it is hard for latter generations to imagine a time in science-fiction before Alien – a time before face-huggers, chest-bursters, and strong heroines.

“Sometimes the scariest things come from within.”

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The Films That Made Me: The Marx Brothers’ Duck Soup (1933, USA)

The Films That Made Me: The Marx Brothers’ Duck Soup (1933, USA)

Duck Soup is a 1933 pre-Code Marx Brothers film universally acknowledged as a comedy classic. It’s a movie which ridicules the leader of a country whose narcissism and rivalry manages to horrify, amuse or infuriate the international community and pushes him to create division and conflict.

Hmm… I guess some topics are simply evergreen. Yet, like so many film ‘classics’ Duck Soup hasn’t necessarily been viewed by people who consider themselves cinephiles, comedy fans or movie buffs.

“War is swell…when the Marx Brothers are in it. They’ll be out of the trenches by Christmas…if the food doesn’t improve!”

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Indican Pictures’ Slasher Feature THE LURKER to Debut on DVD and Digital Platforms April 14th!

Indican Pictures' Slasher Feature THE LURKER to Debut on DVD and Digital Platforms April 14th!

Influenced by the golden era of slasher films, Eric Liberacki’s The Lurker is set for pre-orders this March and will debut on April 14th 2020 – on both DVD and Digital platforms from Indican Pictures.

The Lurker follows several high-schoolers as they prepare their final performance of Romeo and Juliet, unaware that a killer lurks in the shadows… As students and faculty die at the hands of a savage killer, it’s a race against time for the cast to find the killer and escape with their lives…

“It’s going to be a deathly performance.”

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HorrorPack March 2020 Horror Movie Subscription Box

HorrorPack March 2020 Horror Movie Subscription Box

HorrorPack is a Blu-ray/DVD horror movie subscription box, curated by a panel of horror movie filmmakers and genre fans. Each month, HorrorPack will ship four mystery Blu-ray or DVD discs to your doorstep; including limited edition discs exclusive to HorrorPack.

“Some assembly required.”

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Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered (2009, 2018, USA / Germany) PC Review

Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered (2009, 2018, USA / Germany) PC Review

Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered is a third-person shooter where you play Alec Mason, who has just arrived on Mars looking for work. He barely has time to breathe before he’s thrust into a war between the Earth Defense Force (EDF) and the Red Faction.

“Destroy everything.”

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Examining Superhero Films Pre-The Avengers (2012)

Examining Superhero Films Pre-The Avengers (2012)

More superhero films now hit our cinema screens after the success of The Avengers (2012), and financially most of them make a killing. However, they are not without their detractors, pointing out how they are formulaic and lacking depth. But what about the superhero films before the post-2012 boom?

“With great power comes great responsibility.”

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Waxwork Records Presents JACOB’S LADDER Vinyl Soundtrack

Waxwork Records Presents JACOB'S LADDER Vinyl Soundtrack

Waxwork Records is thrilled to present Jacob’s Ladder original motion picture score by Maurice Jarre. Jacob’s Ladder is a 1990 psychological horror movie starring Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, and Danny Aiello.

“The most frightening thing about Jacob Singer’s nightmare is that he isn’t dreaming.”

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The LA MUERTA: ASCENSION #1 Collection Available Now from Coffin Comics

The LA MUERTA: ASCENSION #1 Collection Available Now from Coffin Comics

It’s been eight months since the patron Saint of Death haunted Maria Diaz’ dreams—eight months since Maria donned the guise of the avenging vigilante La Muerta. But instead of finding happiness in a peaceful life, Maria has grown restless. A trained combat soldier, she needs a mission to give her purpose and distract her from the creeping shadows of her losses.

Enter the legendary crime-fighting luchador Loco. He plans to wipe meth from the face of the barrio and needs La Muerta’s help to do it. Together, they leave a pile of broken thugs and dealers in their bone-crunching wake…

“Who wants a casa full of ghosts?”

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