Movie-Con returns to Blighty for an even larger second edition

Empire Magazine and the BFI have teamed up once more to present Movie-Con, a weekend full of special events, genre film screenings and activities, featuring everything from aliens to zombies. Right now the schedule is currently top-secret, but you can expect a showcase of the best in upcoming action, horror, fantasy and superhero genre movies. Movie-Con will also feature exclusive footage straight from the San Diego Comic-Con. There will also be surprise preview screenings alongside special guests and the chance to win prizes and film-themed swag.

Dates: August 15-16, 2009
Location: BFI Southbank Screening and Event Center, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London, England, SE1 8XT

CLICK HERE to see a complete rundown of what went down at the 2008 inaugural edition of Movie-Con, which included footage from the biggest films of this year, including Terminator Salvation, The Wolfman, Friday the 13th and Watchmen.

CLICK HERE for additional info on Movie-Con and to book tickets for the event.