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From Dusk Till Dawn Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Theatrical Tickets Giveaway

Halloween often brings terror among horror fans who fear what spirits the holiday can conjure up. As genre buffs honor the terror that arises on the most frightening day of the year, this fall they’ll be able to continue celebrating that fear into November. ‘From Dusk Till Dawn,’ the movie that brings vampires, criminals, bikers and families together like no other, is returning to theaters for two days, on Sunday, November 6, and Wednesday, November 9. In celebration of the cherished action film’s 20th anniversary, Shockya is offering three lucky winners a pair of tickets (six tickets total) to any participating theater. To enter, follow us @Shockya, and tweet us  [ Read More ]

Darren Lynn Bousman's Abattoir Haunting Homes as Momentum Pictures Acquires Distribution Rights

A home’s terrifying history doesn’t only torment the occupants who originally experienced its tragic effects, as the building’s past can ultimately negatively influence future visitors, as well. Horror viewers will experience how a family’s misfortune can impair them all, as the anticipated thriller, ‘Abattoir,’ is set to be released later this year. Momentum Pictures has acquired the North American rights to the film, and plans on releasing it in theaters, as well as on VOD and Digital HD, on December 9. The horror movie was directed by ‘Saw’ alum, Darren Lynn Bousman, and written by Christopher Monfette, who has scribed several episodes of the Syfy television series, ’12 Monkeys.’ ‘Abattoir’  [ Read More ]

Momentum Pictures Takes Hold of The Possession Experiment's Acquisition Rights

Horror fans are able to be drawn back to the supernatural, as the acquisition rights for the upcoming genre film, ‘The Possession Experiment,’ have been secured by Momentum Pictures. The official announcement of the thriller’s acquisition was made by the distributor’s Senior Vice President of Content, Ian Goggins. ‘The Possession Experiment’ was directed by ‘Monumental’ helmer, Scott B. Hansen, who also co-wrote the script for his latest project with Mary J. Dixon. The anticipated horror movie stars Chris Minor, Jake Brinn, Nicky Jasper, KT Fanelli and Bill Moseley. Of the drama’s acquisition, Goggins noted that “‘The Possession Experiment’ is a film that takes audiences for a ride. Bill Moseley has  [ Read More ]

ITN Distribution, Inc. Acquires North American Rights to Clowntown

Posted by Karen Benardello On August - 2 - 2016 0 Comment
ITN Distribution, Inc. Acquires North American Rights to Clowntown

Friends are realizing that they only have each other in their most dire time of need, as a gang of sinister clowns begin stalking them through an otherwise deserted town. The chase begins this fall, when ITN Distribution, Inc. begins unleashing the violent antagonists. The leading independent film distribution company has acquired the North American rights to the horror film, ‘ClownTown,’ which it will unveil in theaters on September 30. The company will then release the thriller on VOD and DVD on October 4. ITN Distribution’s President Stuart Alson made the announcement about the company’s acquisition of the drama today. When revealing the news, he stated, “ITN Distribution is excited  [ Read More ]

Xlrator Media Acquires The Windmill For North American Distribution On its Acclaimed Macabre Label

Unsuspecting tourists are faced with the shock of their lives, as they realize they must fight a mysterious evil while on what was supposed to be a serene trip, in the upcoming thriller, ‘The Windmill.’ Genre fans can now witness the travelers’ dangerous plight, as the North American distribution rights for the suspense film have been acquired by XLrator Media. The distributor is set to release the movie this October on its acclaimed Macabre genre label. The drama’s release will come after it has its world premiere at FrightFest next month. ‘The Windmill’ marks the feature film directorial debut of Nick Jongerius, who’s known for producing ‘Frankenstein’s Army’ and ‘Dead  [ Read More ]

Bitten The Final Season DVD Giveaway Shows the Fate of the World's Only Female Werewolf

Safeguarding your lineage is one of the most important aspects in life, particularly for the world’s only female werewolf. Elena Michaels is determined to protect her bloodline once and for all in the third and final season of the hit horror series, ‘Bitten.’ The final home entertainment installment of the VFX-driven series will showcase its protagonist fighting for her family when it’s released on DVD this Tuesday, July 19 by eOne. In celebration of the horror drama’s home release, Shockya is offering three lucky winners a DVD of the fantasy series’ final season. To enter, email us at Let us know that you’re entering to win the ‘Bitten: The  [ Read More ]

Celebrate the Holidays with Festive 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by Karen Benardello On December - 11 - 2015 0 Comment
Miley Cyrus Christmas Sweater

Spending quality time with family and friends during the holiday season can be the most exciting and rewarding experience for many people. But for others, their time is even more gratifying if they honor their relationships by giving their loved ones exhilarating presents. So Shockya has complied a list of the most thrilling and intriguing rewards of 2015 with a festive holiday gift guide, which is in part inspired by some of everyone’s favorite celebrities. One of the most celebrated gifts in recent years is the holiday sweater, which many people love to wear for any occasion, especially parties. The inventive Scottish-based website, MorphCostumes, features such creative designs as the  [ Read More ]

Natalie Dormer Becomes Lost in The Forest’s New Trailer and Art

Posted by Karen Benardello On November - 20 - 2015 0 Comment
Natalie Dormer Becomes Lost in The Forest's New Art and Trailer

Natalie Dormer is determined to stay on the path, and not get lost in ‘The Forest,’ in the new art and trailer for the upcoming supernatural horror film. ‘The Forest’s latest alternate artwork and clip premiered exclusively on ‘The Hunger Games’ actress’ Facebook and Instagram pages. Besides Dormer, ‘The Forest’ also stars Taylor Kinney, Yukiyoshi Ozawa and Eoin Macken, and was helmed by first-time feature film director, Jason Zada. The supernatural horror movie was written by Ben Ketai, Sarah Cornwell and Nick Antosca. Gramercy Pictures is set to release the movie in theaters nationwide on Friday, January 8, 2016. The following synopsis for ‘The Forest’ has been released by Gramercy  [ Read More ]

The Exorcism of Molly Hartley Day 2 Set Photo

Encouraging a determined young female protagonist to fully embrace her growing dark side and inclinations is a unique perspective in any film, as the resolute cinematic hero is often believed to need to defend the goodness in their world. But the 2008 horror thriller, ‘The Haunting of Molly Hartley,’ intriguingly reversed the genre’s expectations of how lead characters are supposed to act, and what they stand for, as the title teen fully embraced being overtaken by the Devil by the end of the story. But director Steven R. Monroe’s new sequel to the supernatural film, titled ‘The Exorcism of Molly Hartley,’ showcases how the title character, who’s now a young  [ Read More ]

#Horror Exclusive Poster Shows the Terror of Adolescent Cyberbullying

Posted by Karen Benardello On October - 8 - 2015 0 Comment
#Horror Exclusive Poster Shows the Terror of Adolescent Cyberbullying

While living in a world of power often makes people feel as though they’re entitled to endless protection from harm, that right no longer extends to their emotional well-being on the internet. To showcase the terror that all too commonly arises amongst peers, especially adolescents, in the virtual world, Shockya is unveiling an exclusive new poster for the upcoming mystery drama, ‘#Horror.’ The poster’s debut is promoting the horror film’s distribution into theaters and on VOD by IFC Midnight on November 20. ‘#Horror’s release marks the feature film writing, directorial and production design debuts of actress Tara Subkoff, who also served as an executive producer on the movie. Chloë Sevigny  [ Read More ]

halloween 5

Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights opens its gates this week. Creative Director John Murdy led a sneak peek at a couple of the Hollywood theme park maze offerings with two returning franchises Halloween and Insidious for this year’s event. Here are the things you won’t wanna miss while being terrified: Halloween: Michael Myers Comes Home In the Halloween Maze for this year’s haunt, John Murdy brings Carpenter’s iconic Michael Myers back to lurk in the shadows of his hometown. The front facade of the Myers home has been modeled much like the one in the film, in it’s decayed and haunted state that both he and Dr. Loomis find it in and that the  [ Read More ]

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2015 Scaring Audiences with Announcement of First 10 Films

Film enthusiasts can prepare to be frightened out of their chairs this Halloween season, as the Toronto After Dark Film Festival has just announced the first 10 movies that are set to play at this year’s edition. The entries, which include new horror, sci-fi, action and cult films, will have their premieres during the 10th annual event, which will run from October 13-23 at the Scotiabank Theater in Downtown Toronto. Check out the complete list of the newly announced first 10 movies that are set to play at the Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2015, along with their trailers and posters, below: The New Zealand horror comedy, ‘Deathgasm,’ which was  [ Read More ]

Cast and Crew The Visit Red Carpet

Devotedly working to channel your deepest emotions into building your passions and relationships can be an equally daunting and rewarding experience. But with his new independent horror thriller, ‘The Visit,’ writer-director-producer M. Night Shyamalan has intriguingly proved that unabashedly committing to your unique ideas in your work and fully embracing your connections can truly help you build your distinct vision. ‘The Visit,’ which is set to be released tonight in theaters, united the filmmaker with Jason Blum, who helped produce it through his production company, Blumhouse Productions. The producer encouraged the scribe-helmer to uninhibitedly showcase his abilities as a captivating storyteller in a low-budget independent film. As a result, Shyamalan  [ Read More ]

Blood Moon Pits Cowboys Against Werewolves

Posted by monique On August - 4 - 2015 0 Comment
Blood Moon Final Art

Cowboys face off against werewolves in Uncork’d Entertainment’s upcoming horror-western mash-up, “Blood Moon.” The creative film comes to DVD and digital platforms Sept. 1. The film is directed by Jeremy Wooding from an Alan Wightman script and stars Shaun Dooley (“The Woman in Black”), George Blagden (“Vikings”) Anna Skellern (“The Descent II”) and Corey Johnson (“Captain Phillips”). The film became a festival highlight at FrightFest and several other high profile film festivals, giving fans a new look at the Old West. This film also bears the unique distinction of being only the second-ever western to be filmed in the UK. The film focuses on a group of mystical beings known  [ Read More ]

Experience Gruesome Bughuul Sinister Sightings From San Diego Comic-Con 2015

Bughuul has unleashed his intimidation yet again, as the villain of the upcoming horror film, ‘Sinister 2,’ frightened unsuspecting attendees at San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter at this year’s Comic-Con. Terrifying twins took over the entertainment convention between Thursday and yesterday, and scared the attendees with multiple projections of homemade inspired kill films. The twins were released by Bughuul, who was also the antagonist in the hit 2012 original film in the supernatural horror series, at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). The follow-up movie, which was helmed by ‘Citadel’ director, Ciarán Foy, is set to be released in theaters nationwide on August 21 by Gramercy Pictures. The sequel was co-written  [ Read More ]

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