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Horror Madness: Music Box of Horrors, Creepy Plays, Haunted Houses

Horror Madness: Music Box of Horrors, Creepy Plays, Haunted Houses
More Chicago horror insanity is in progress! 35mm movies, annual horrorthon, horror film screenings with several venues having a monthly horror series, macabre plays (several Frankenstein productions), haunted houses, dark art, Splatter Theater, Poe improv, haunted puppetry, and much more! (FYI – Looks like Facebook is having sync issues again, so it may help to... Read more »

Weekend: Stephen King Film Fest, Accumulator 1, Sci-Fi Fest

Weekend: Stephen King Film Fest, Accumulator 1, Sci-Fi Fest
“Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: GREETINGS FROM CASTLE ROCK: A Stephen King Film Festival – (July 27th & 28th) Celebrate Stephen King on 35mm! The Losers’ Club curates 8 films that relate to Castle Rock in connection with the new series on Hulu. Friday films: STAND BY ME, CUJO, CREEPSHOW. Saturday films: THE SHAWSHANK... Read more »

Weekend Horror: Celebration of Slashers, 35mm, Windy City Horrorama

Weekend Horror: Celebration of Slashers, 35mm, Windy City Horrorama
This weekend, the city will be bursting at the seams with horror madness. Two new Chicago film festivals will debut independent films from all over the world, but only one will strictly offer horror. DePaul celebrates the genre with a huge event filled with a full day of panels with horror experts and guest speakers.... Read more »
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Weekend: The Endless, Drive-In Horror, 35mm Screenings, and More!

Weekend: The Endless, Drive-In Horror, 35mm Screenings, and More!
There’s always a little something for everyone to enjoy in any one of the great independent theatres in Chicago. Check out The Endless, My Friend Dahmer, A Quiet Place, RHPS Midnight Madness, Save the Green Planet, and more! 35mm and digital projection options. “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: THE ENDLESS – (April 20th-26th) Justin... Read more »

Weekend Horror: Basket Case, Murder in the Woods, C2E2, Walker Stalker

Weekend Horror: Basket Case, Murder in the Woods, C2E2, Walker Stalker
Chicago horror fans have it good this weekend. Countless genre screenings, 35mm fun, several conventions, film festivals, and so much more. “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: 34th Chicago Latino Film Festival – (April 5th-19th) AMC River East 21, 322 E. Illinois St., Chicago, IL 60611. Gen. admission $13; ILCC members/students/seniors $10. ($10 on Mondays... Read more »

Weekend: The Shining Pop-Up Bar, Alien Bugs, & Dangerous Astrologers

Weekend: The Shining Pop-Up Bar, Alien Bugs, & Dangerous Astrologers
This weekend is a bit more relaxed due to so many events happening around Valentine’s week (which will be listed in a separate post), but it’s all about the midnight madness right now. Go to war with giant alien insects or follow an astrologer’s path to self-destruction? These are the kinds of difficult decisions sci-fi... Read more »
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Weekend Screenings: Wild Beasts, Good Time, B-Fest

Weekend Screenings: Wild Beasts, Good Time, B-Fest
This weekend, beat the Valentine’s rush a few weeks early and head out to the movies for 35mm screenings of Wild Beasts, Good Time, Mystery Train, and Blade. The annual festival, B-FEST, returns once again for 24 hours of bizarre genre flicks from the past while objects fly in the air. Last chance to see... Read more »

Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide... Part 1

Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide... Part 1
The annual gigantic list of horror and Halloween events in the Chicago area and surrounding towns will be split into two parts this year. The list grows and grows each year, making it difficult to contain all the madness in one space! The second post will focus on Oct. 25th through Halloween weekend and will... Read more »

Weekend Horror: G-FEST, EEGAH, Grotesque Art Exhibit

Weekend Horror: G-FEST, EEGAH, Grotesque Art Exhibit
Have a great weekend. As I like to say, “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: G-FEST – (July 14th-16th) Godzilla, Kaiju, Mothra… It’s all here at this huge festival where classic Godzilla movie fandom reigns! Amazing artwork, toys, movies, and celebrity guests (including Shinji Higuchi, director of SHIN GODZILLA). Full schedule of events HERE. Crowne... Read more »
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Weekend: 35mm Trailers, XX, The Barn with Guest Ari Lehman, Comic Con

Weekend: 35mm Trailers, XX, The Barn with Guest Ari Lehman, Comic Con
It’s Friday, which means a huge bounty of choices for those in the Chicago area looking for genre entertainment. 35mm screenings, horror movies, Mardi Gras fun, puppetry, a Comic Con, and more… Enjoy! MOVIES: TRAILER APOCALYPSE [35mm] – Midnight madness at the Music Box Theatre Fri/Sat at midnight with a collection of wild, rare, vintage... Read more »
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