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Memorial Day Weekend of Horror Events

Memorial Day Weekend of Horror Events
This Memorial Day weekend, genre events hit all the right spots, though some of it does fit more into a category of weirdness than horror. Something tells me you all won’t mind one bit! Be sure to check this space next week, as there will be a ton of great stuff happening! Have a great... Read more »

Weekend Horror: Zombie Prom, Chicago Critics Film Festival, and More

Weekend Horror: Zombie Prom, Chicago Critics Film Festival, and More
This weekend, a great opportunity to see new horror films is happening at the Chicago Critics Film Festival, hosted by the Music Box Theatre. Running through the 26th, all kinds of hot new films will be at your fingertips (each hand-picked by esteemed Chicago critics). Feeling too ghoulish to sit around? Head to the Chicago... Read more »

Friday the 13th and Weekend Horror Events

Friday the 13th and Weekend Horror Events
Another packed weekend full of horror-themed madness awaits! MOVIES: Green Room - Jeremy Saulnier (Blue Ruin) directs another brilliant, unsettling thriller starring Patrick Stewart. Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613. Runs through May 19th. Times vary. High-Rise – Ben Wheatley (Kill List, Sightseers) directs a new dramatic thriller about strange tenants... Read more »
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Weekend Horror Events and News

Weekend Horror Events and News
The weekend is already here and the options for horror fans spending time in the city looking for genre entertainment are plentiful. Both classics and modern horror are screening at your favorite local independent venues, a few goodies grace the stage, and some great exhibits are in the works. MOVIES: Green Room - Jeremy Saulnier... Read more »

Free Chicago Screening of The Conjuring and a Special Greeting

Free Chicago Screening of The Conjuring and a Special Greeting
In light of the upcoming theatrical release of The Conjuring 2 on June 10th, a free screening of The Conjuring will be happening on Friday, the 13th of May! Chicago Creepout readers have an opportunity to grab an advance pass, which includes plenty of fun to help prepare you for the sequel. Along with the... Read more »

Chicago Zombie Prom: Ghoulish Attire Encouraged

Chicago Zombie Prom: Ghoulish Attire Encouraged
The largest undead dance of the year is set to return as Zombie Army Productions will host their 8th Annual Chicago Zombie Prom party at The Cubby Bear on Saturday, May 21st, 2016. It is required to dress in zombie attire, but the great thing about that is the variety of zombie types there are... Read more »
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Great Weekend for Chicago-Area Horror Fans

Great Weekend for Chicago-Area Horror Fans
If otherworldly creatures, hardcore thrillers, scissor-wielding mothers, and dinosaurs gone rogue is your cup of tea, then this is the weekend you should get out and enjoy some genre fun. Aside from the long list of films screening at local independent venues, there are a few exhibits and curious plays to check out or bookmark... Read more »

Free Advance Passes to New Fede Alvarez Thriller ‘Don't Breathe’

Free Advance Passes to New Fede Alvarez Thriller ‘Don't Breathe’
Fede Alvarez (Evil Dead 2013) has a new horror thriller out for 2016 titled Don’t Breathe, which is scheduled for release later this summer. It recently premiered at SXSW and Chicago horror fans now have a chance to see this a whopping five months in advance on behalf of Sony Screen Gems! Filmed in both... Read more »

Win Passes to Green Room with Director Jeremy Saulnier Q&A

Win Passes to Green Room with Director Jeremy Saulnier Q&A
Enter to win a pair of free passes to an advance Chicago screening of highly anticipated horror thriller Green Room! Director Jeremy Saulnier (Blue Ruin, Murder Party) has written and directed all of his films so far, which have all been original and downright fantastic. The film stars Patrick Stewart (Star Trek and X-Men fame),... Read more »
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Weekend Picks: Sci-Fi, Body Horror, and More

Weekend Picks: Sci-Fi, Body Horror, and More
Science Fiction dominates the weekend events around Chicago in the form of movies, book club events, and more. Body horror indie Delirium premieres tonight at Chicago Filmmakers, and those who need a zombie shooting fix can obtain that as well. FILMS: Videodrome [35mm] – A 35mm print of any Cronenberg film is worth a watch,... Read more »
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