I remember Local Boogeyman… One night, he finished dinner, and he excused himself from the table. He went out to the garage, and got himself a hacksaw. Then he went back into the house, kissed his wife and his two children, and proceeded to distress a new batch of Halloween t-shirts!
Officially sponsored by Attack from Planet B, The Dead of Night Film Festival – Merseyside’s only film festival dedicated to horror and genre movies – has curated an incredible selection of feature films and horror shorts for you to enjoy at the Southport Bijou Cinema, 2nd-3rd October.
“6 horrific feature films, 18 terrifying short movies, 2 insightful Q&As.”
Celebrate Halloween II’s 40th anniversary in Fright-Rags’ Haddonfield Memorial Hospital replica jacket, as well as new apparel from ’80s favorites The Return of the Living Dead, Children of the Corn, An American Werewolf in London, and 1970s children’s TV show The Hilarious House of Frightenstein.
“Just when you thought it was safe to go trick or treating…”
Waxwork Records is thrilled to present Candyman Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe. Directed by Nia DaCosta, Candyman, currently in theaters nationwide, is a fresh take on the blood-chilling urban legend and a contemporary incarnation of the 1992 cult horror classic.
“I am the writing on the wall, the sweet smell of blood. Be my victim.”
As Nia DeCosta breathes new life into Candyman, the horror icon has received a buzz-worthy line of t-shirts from Fright-Rags. The apparel company also branches out beyond horror with designs from The ‘Burbs, Highlander, and Back to the Future.
“Dare to say his name.”
John Carpenter’s score to the second installment of the new Halloween trilogy, Halloween Kills, stays true to the spirit of what made the 1978 original great while bringing it firmly into the present.
“Let him burn! Let him burn!”
Freddy Krueger, the dream-haunting slasher from A Nightmare on Elm Street, is coming for you! The MDS Mega Scale Talking Freddy Krueger stands at a frightening 15” tall and says 5 nightmare-inducing phrases from the original films.
“You think you was gonna get away from me?!”
101 Films presents haunted house hazing horror Hell Night! As an initiation rite into Alpha Sigma Rho fraternity, four pledges must spend a night in Garth Manor, twelve years to the day after the previous resident murdered his entire family. Two of the pledges, Marti and Jeff ignore the rumors that the now-deserted mansion is haunted by a crazed killer, until one by one, members of their group mysteriously disappear. Could this be a part of a fraternity prank…or is a demented former tenant seeking revenge?
“Pray for day!”
Fright-Rags is honoring the halfway to Halloween mark with exclusive toys based on John Carpenter’s 1978 horror classic, and new Hannibal apparel.
“Everyone is entitled to one good scare.”
A culturally significant part of the 70s and 80s was the rise of the independent VHS store. The story of the owners, clients, movie stars and producers that shaped the VHS era is captured perfectly by director and writer Mark Williams.
“We actually cover a lot of ground in just over 90 minutes which is quite a feat to achieve!”
Easter 1985. Anthony Smith, more commonly known as The Easter Ripper, is executed after being convicted for the murder spree of several young children he had abducted from a shopping mall – under the guise of The Easter Bunny – and tortured at his “murder house”, leaving lives shattered and families ripped apart.
“Tonight, we’ll go inside his vacant home, where 11 innocent children spent their final moments in agonizing pain and terror.”
Troma Entertainment are proud to now be distributing James Glickenhaus’ North American Pictures catalog, including some of the most unique, iconic and entertaining, independent films of all time!