Troma Entertainment nabs Hectic Knife

Troma Entertainment has acquired the action-horror-comedy film Hectic Knife, directed by Greg DeLiso. The new acquisition will be celebrated with a New York City rooftop screening premiere in Brooklyn at Our Wicked Lady on July 28th, 2016 as a pre-party fundraising event for TromaDance, Troma’s Film Festival which runs the weekend of July 29th. A …
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Kino Lorber to release Pioneers of African-American Cinema Collection on Blu-ray featuring work of Oscar Micheaux, Paul Robeson and many more

Kino Lorber has announced the upcoming release of Pioneers of African-American Cinema, a monumental five-disc set representing the significant but long-overlooked achievements of early, independent African-American filmmakers. Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called “race films” that flourished in the 1920s through the 40s. Unlike the “black cast” films …
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#CultCinemaIcons Candyman, Fright Night, Chopping Mall, Hellraiser part of 1980’s horror series at Egyptian Theatre

Many consider the 1980s a golden age of cult horror. The decade gave film fans some of the most terrifying, hard-to-kill bad guys in cinema history, including Jason Voorhees, Freddy Krueger and the titular demon of PUMPKINHEAD – the rise of the villain-as-hero is one reason ’80s horror films remain such bloody fun. I’ll never …
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Character posters for action comedy Masterminds

Relativity Studios has released four new character posters for the upcoming action comedy Masterminds. Meet “The Pawn” (Zach Galifianakis), “The Brains” (Owen Wilson), “The Bait” (Kristen Wiig), and “The Psycho” (Jason Sudeikis). In the action comedy Masterminds, David Ghantt (Zach Galifianakis) discovers the true meaning of adventure far beyond his wildest dreams. Inspired by true …
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