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Iron Man 3 takes Saturn Awards’ first comic-to-film prize

July 1, 2014 – 7:42 pm

Gravity was named best science fiction film in the 40th annual Saturn Awards, and Iron Man 3 snagged the top prize in the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films’ newly created category of comic book film adaptation.

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”…

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.

Review: You’re Next – Sick and twisted fun

August 23, 2013 – 12:01 am
You're Next

I was dreading seeing this movie, another home invasion slasher-flick, that was originally on the festival circuit two years ago. It is a late-summer release that was sure to be just another glob of bloody …

Monsterland’s resurrection cancelled as owner announces Mesa building’s sale

July 4, 2013 – 10:20 am

It’s alive. It’s not alive — Monsterland’s plans to claw its way back from the grave are now toast.

Back from the dead? Rumblings emerge of Monsterland’s return (UPDATED)

June 8, 2013 – 7:04 pm

Monsterland, the monster-movie-themed restaurant/night club in downtown Mesa, will reopen Aug. 24.

Aliens to Zombies showcased at 2013 International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival

April 1, 2013 – 12:00 am
International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival

It’s film festival time again in the Valley and this year the International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival is once again teaming up with the Phoenix Film Festival.

Interview: Director Fede Alvarez fearlessly revisits the Evil Dead

March 25, 2013 – 8:26 pm
Evil Dead

The new Evil Dead is not a remake, but a respectful companion piece to the original trilogy and a loving nod to the original film.

The zombie apocalypse will be televised

February 12, 2013 – 10:27 am

Fear not — it’s just a hoax perpetrated by someone who hacked a Montana TV station’s emergency alert system.
This time …

Review: Mama told me not to come

January 18, 2013 – 12:03 am

The director’s first full feature has great moments of unsettling eeriness, but his lack of experience shows through on the undisciplined remainder of the film.

Yo Mama is so scary … (watch the Mama short film)

January 5, 2013 – 11:35 pm

Got 3 1/2 minutes? Want to use that time to get seriously creeped-out?

Google Doodle honors Dracula author Bram Stoker

November 8, 2012 – 10:46 am
Bram Stoker Google Doodle

See also: Count your pennies: Bram Stoker’s Dracula desk at Hollywood auction

Count your pennies: Bram Stoker’s Dracula desk at Hollywood auction

October 31, 2012 – 1:20 pm
Bram Stoker's Desk

A Hollywood auction taking place Dec. 15-16 will offer bidders the chance to buy the desk where Dracula author Bram Stoker sat while writing the classic vampire tale — complete with authentic matching creepy candelabra.

Great monster mashes

October 28, 2012 – 7:30 am
Bela Lugosi

For me, Halloween is all about the classic movie monsters. (And, to an extent, animated TV holiday specials, but that’s another story.)
Dracula. Frankenstein’s monster. The Mummy. The Wolf Man, I guess … although whenever he …