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THE 2019 OVERLOOK FILM FESTIVAL TO RETURN TO NEW ORLEANS!

The Overlook Film Festival, a four-day celebration of all things horror will return to New Orleans for its 3rd edition, taking place May 30 through June 2, 2019.

The festival will showcase exciting work in new and classic horror cinema, live events, and its trademark interactive activities where attendees can become immersed in the diverse world of the genre space.

Early Bird passes are now available. Details follow.

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‘Tis the season for HELLBOY WINTER SPECIAL 2018!

Hellboy Winter Special 2018 presents three wintery and chilling tales: Happy New Year, Ava Gallucci; Lost Ones, and The Empty Chair.

Mike Mignola is joined by Fabio Moon, Gabriel Ba, Tonci Zonjic, Ben Stenbeck, and the inimitable colorist Dave Stewart on this trilogy of wintery ghost stories.

Hellboy Winter Special 2018 is available now in stores and on digital. Check out the preview pages below.

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NETFLIX ANNOUNCES NEW ORIGINAL ANIME Aggretsuko: We Wish You A Metal Christmas!

In Aggretsuko, Retsuko is a 25-year-old red panda who copes with her thankless office job and daily frustrations by belting out death metal karaoke after work.

Since its premiere in 2018, Aggretsuko has become a hit, but with season two still a ways off, Netflix announces the heartwarming holiday special: Aggretsuko: We Wish You A Metal Christmas.

Aggretsuko: We Wish You A Metal Christmas (featuring a punk cover of Jingle Bells) will premiere on December 20th.

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See Mary Poppins Fly In Toronto’s CF Toronto Eaton Centre’s Dundas Atrium!

Mary Poppins Returns – Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) comes in for a landing – Photo courtesy of Walt Disney Studios.

From December 10th – 23rd, Torontonian Mary Poppins fans will be able to witness Disney’s new out-of-home experience – an activation in which a life-sized Mary Poppins will fly!

Check out a preview photo of the activation below.

Mary Poppins Returns will open on December 19th.

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Starz Sets Premiere for Potentially Apocalyptic Comedy Series Now Apocalypse!

Ulysses is struggling to figure out his life in the surreal and bewildering city of Los Angeles.

Between sexual and romantic dating-app adventures, Ulysses grows increasingly troubled as foreboding, premonitory dreams make him wonder if some kind of dark and monstrous conspiracy is going on — or if he is just smoking too much weed.

Now Apocalypse premieres on Starz on March 10th.

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Titans Galore Trailer: Godzilla: King of the Monsters!

Godzilla: King of the Monsters – Godzilla rises – Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah – the gang’s all here in the new trailer for Godzilla: King of the Monsters.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters stars Bradley Whitford, Millie Bobby Brown, Vera Farmiga and Kyle Chandler – and will be theaters on May 31st.

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CHART-TOPPING ARTISTS LAUREN ALAINA, BAZZI, KANE BROWN, CAMILA CABELLO, CIARA, HALSEY, SHAWN MENDES AND WEEZER ADDED TO WEST COAST CELEBRATION OF DICK CLARK’S NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN’ EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST 2019!

dick clark productions and ABC today announced performances from chart-topping artists Lauren Alaina, Bazzi, Kane Brown, Camila Cabello, Ciara, Halsey, Shawn Mendes, Weezer and a collaboration from Kane Brown featuring Lauren Alaina have been added to the lineup for the West Coast celebration of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2019.

Ciara, Lucy Hale and Jenny McCarthy join Ryan Seacrest to co-host this year’s edition of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2019 on ABC. Times and performer bios follow.

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IOU Potenially Dangerous for Kakuriyo in Kakurio: Bed & Breakfast for Spirits!

In Kakurio: Bed & Breakfast for Spirits, Aoi Tsubaki inherited her grandfather’s ability to see spirits – and his massive debt to them! Now she’s been kidnapped and taken to Kakuriyo, the spirit world, to make good on his bill.

Neither of the payment options thrills her.

Kakurio: Bed & Breakfast for Spirits will available in stores and digitally on January 1st.

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Sonic The Hedgehog Teaser Poster Released!

The long wait for a Sonic the Hedgehog movie is nearly.

Produced by Neal H. Moritz (The Fast and the Furious films) and Tim Miller (Deadpool) among others, Sonic the Hedgehog will speed into theaters for Thanksgiving 2019 – with a cast that includes James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Tika Sumpter and Ben Schwartz as Sonic.

Check out the teaser poster below.

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Buskin’ in the Subway Gets January Release in U.S.!

Buskin’ in the Subway – the new indie album from legendary Moby Grape co-founder Don Stevenson – will be available in the U.S., on amazon.com, as of January 18th. (Check out our review here.) It was released in Germany – 0n the Sireena label – earlier this month.

The album is Stevenson’s first in almost seven years and former Grape members Jerry Miller and Peter Lewis are present on several tracks.

Check out the press release, below, for more.

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Netflix Releases Trailer for Star-Studded Heist Flick!

A group of former Special Forces operatives reunite to plan a heist in a sparsely populated multi-border zone of South America. For the first time in their prestigious careers these unsung heroes undertake this dangerous mission for self instead of country.

Triple Frontier stars Ben Affleck, Adria Arjona, Garrett Hedlund, Charlie Hunnam, Oscar Isaac and Pedro Pascal – and will premiere on Netflix and in select theaters in March.

Check out the trailer below.

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