There was a wait over just over 10 years between Scream 3 and Scream 4, but now the latest in the franchise that breathed some new life into the genre is set to hit Blu-ray and DVD. We’ll have to wait until October 4th, although that will coincide nicely with Halloween which will be just […]
Palisades Tartan imprint Asia Extreme seemed to have been away from the game for a while. The company that gave us the excellent Vengeance Trilogy release are now back with the Chinese shocker The Matrimony. It is set for a July 26th release on Blu-ray and DVD.
No stranger to releasing relatively unknown, foreign genre flicks stateside, IFC Midnight have announced VOD distribution of Hungarian vampire satire VAMPIRES for streaming as of July 1st. I’m rather unfamiliar with this one so I will go ahead and quote the press-release from IFC:
The highly-anticipated prequel to the 2005 cult hit Malevolence, Bereavement, will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray August 30th. You can pre-order your copies as early as August 3rd. In 1989, six-year-old Martin Bristol (Spencer List) was kidnapped from his backyard swing in Minersville, PA. Graham Sutter (Rickaby), a psychotic recluse, kept Martin imprisoned on his derelict […]
DC Embraces Its Dark Side On the 40th anniversary of the character’s creation, The New York Times bestselling writer of American Vampire, Scott Snyder, teams up with Yannick Paquette (Batman, Incorporated) to bring horror back to the DC Universe in Swamp Thing #1. For years, one man served against his will as the avatar of […]
Love them or not, there’s no denying that Troma is one of the most prolific independent film studios on the planet. Troma, in celebration of Father’s Day, have released the official trailer of their newest feature of the same name. Father’s Day hits theaters “late this summer”. Keep your eyes peeled to the Troma website […]
Yup, The Soska Sisters ode to exploitation cinema, DEAD HOOKER IN A TRUNK, is now available for your buying pleasure via Amazon UK and for 7.99 pounds as of this post!
It’s been eleven years since Lloyd Kaufman unleashed the last installment of The Toxic Avenger series with the gore infused opus of depravity Citizen Toxie. This year Lloyd Kaufman will be announcing the next chapter of the series with The Toxic Avenger V: Toxic Twins, which is currently in pre-production.
DAVID PAUL HEBERT August 28, 1970 – April 18, 2011 In the early morning hours of April 18th, 2011, a 911 call was placed reporting a ‘cutting’ in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. David Paul Hebert, affectionately known as ‘Bones’, was named as a suspect. Soon after the 911 call was placed, David and a […]
It’s been a hell of a run so far. Our most recent post, an examination of the new trend of 3D cinema written by Marissa Rose, marks our 300th post here at The Liberal Dead. It’s been fun, and educational for all of us. We started as a blog on blogspot.com, a group of friends […]
Dead Hooker in a Trunk the horror masterpiece from the Twisted Twins was suppose to be a part of the upcoming Dark Bridges Film Festival at the Roxy Theatre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. After posters of the film were destroyed by angry protesters and the theatre received complaints over the film they have decided to refuse […]
After viewing the first 22 minutes of the upcoming Full Moon Feature Evil Bong 3D, I must say I am absolutely stoked for this sequel as a fan of the Evil Bong franchise. This time around an evil alien bong crashes on earth. Its intent: world domination. Our stoner heroes are sent to the alien […]
Here we are, the second part of my 2011 summer horror forecast. The wide releases are pretty tepid and familiar, for the most part, but the limited releases this year are something to really be excited about. Sadly, these will not be playing in all markets but due to many smaller distributors embracing the On […]
The summer movie season is usually a pretty abysmal time to be a horror fan, not only are there few horror releases but they’re usually targeted towards mainstream viewers and the adolescent crowd at that. Last year was a fairly mediocre year for horror, in my humble opinion, but my favorite wide horror release of […]
Never content with being in the shadow of the other “indies”, America’s favorite purveyors of good taste, Troma, will debut an On Demand network via Comcast on March 25th. As most of you are aware, and as I’ve written about prior to this here on TLD, a couple other notable indie studios have been running […]
Director Sean Tretta (The Great American Snuff Film, Death of a Ghost Hunter, and The Death Factory Bloodletting) along with producer and star of the film Tiffany Shepis (Nightmare Man, Night of the Demons) bring to you the DVD release of The Frankenstein Syndrome on July 5th via MTI Video. A modern re-imagining of Mary […]
Kim Je-Woon’s ultra-violent Korean thriller, which will also see a limited theatrical release starting March 18th, will be released on Blu-ray and DVD by Magnolia on May 10th. This will be the fully uncut US release, as the film was unfortunately cut for censorship reasons in its native South Korea.
More of you have probably read about this than have seen it, I know that I fit that description. RED, WHITE & BLUE garnered nearly unanimous critical acclaim when it played at various film festivals with the New York Times calling it “…profoundly distressing…” and FEARNET claiming that it is “…ferocious and fascinating…”. The film […]
Hello again, I’ve decided against doing one update a week and figured I’ll just post updates as they happen. There’s a couple big deals to be had today, and as always, they may not last long so get them before they are gone!
We’re barely three months into 2011 and this is already proving to be a huge year for fans of Alejandro Jodorowsky. Not only did his long out of print, cult favorite Santa Sangre get a lavish DVD/blu-ray release from the fine people at Severin (which I covered here) but now Anchor Bay will be giving […]