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ACME promises explosive day of comic coolness

April 15, 2014 – 11:30 am |
Arizona Comic Mini Expo - art by Cory Walker

ACME in Arizona used to be closely associated with the shenanigans of the Road Runner & Wile E. Coyote; but that all changed when the Arizona Comic Mini Expo…

Interview: Dee Wallace on E.T., Stephen King, and the ultimate dog fight

April 9, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Dee Wallace in Cujo

Actress Dee Wallace was the guest of honor for the Cujo screening at last week’s Phoenix Film Festival (PFF) and International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival (IHSFF). She will probably forever be known as “E.T.’s …

Phoenix Film Festival 2014: Sunday’s fun day of films

April 7, 2014 – 12:00 pm |
Phoenix Film Festival 2014

Sunday was a fun day of indie films and geeky goodness at the 2014 Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival…

ZapCon brings back classic arcade days this weekend

April 6, 2014 – 8:17 pm |

For those with fond memories of spending entire days in arcades, pouring quarters in machines in a quest for the highest score, ZapCon will let you relive them.

Phoenix Film Festival 2014: Saturday’s cinematic spectacles

April 6, 2014 – 2:55 am |
Phoenix Film Festival 2014

Saturday saw larger crowds at the Phoenix Film Festival and the International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival, and the festivities included “Kid’s Day”…

Phoenix Film Festival 2014: Friday’s rabid film roundup

April 5, 2014 – 10:59 am |
Dee Wallace at IHSFF Cujo Screening

“This is the end, beautiful friend.” That line from The Doors’ song could sum up Friday at the Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival…

International TableTop Day returns

April 3, 2014 – 4:00 pm |

The nerd icons at Geek & Sundry have decreed that International TableTop Day 2014 will take place April 5 at a venue near you.

Walking Dead’s Governor coming to Phoenix Comicon

April 3, 2014 – 8:30 am |
David Morrissey at Phoenix Comicon 2014

David Morrissey, the Governor on AMC’s adaptation of The Walking Dead, will appear at this June’s Phoenix Comicon.

Phoenix Film Festival gets its geek on

April 1, 2014 – 12:00 pm |
Anabel Martinez at Amazing Arizona Comic Con

The Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival (IHSFF) gets underway this Thursday evening with the opening night premiere of the new Tom Hardy (AKA Bane) film, Locke. But this Sunday the show goes full geek with a mini comic-con styled event they call, of course, “Geek Day!”

Get alienated at FilmBar this April

March 26, 2014 – 7:05 pm |
The Fifth Element

This April the FilmBar hosts giant bugs, a scantily clad “Leeloo”, the Schwartz, and E.T. as part of their “Alien April Film Series.”