Posts tagged "Horror Films"

It's Drive-In Season!

It's Drive-In Season!
The good old days of the drive-in experience are not completely confined to our precious memories. New memories can still be created at a few select locations still in operation here in the Midwest. Even better, it’s still possible to see a classic horror movie under the stars in 2013! Sadly, these remaining drive-ins have... Read more »

Vote! Choose Your President to Fear... In Movies

Vote! Choose Your President to Fear... In Movies
Today, history will be made. It’s scary. Why not embrace these jitters by relaxing with a few horror movies after the election? There aren’t a lot of horror films with a strong presidential theme, but this has changed as of late. With the election dividing both friends and foes, don’t be surprised if a few... Read more »

Best Weekend Bet: 24 Hours of Horror Movies at Portage Theater

Best Weekend Bet: 24 Hours of Horror Movies at Portage Theater
The Halloween season tends to be a popular time for movie fans to search for horror movies to see on the big screen with their friends. “Horrorthons” are a great option that draw viewers from all over, driving long distances just to experience the all-night movie marathon in a crowded room. This weekend is no... Read more »
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Northside Nightmares Promises a Bloody Good Time at Wilmette Theater

Northside Nightmares Promises a Bloody Good Time at Wilmette Theater
Sometimes, the Halloween tradition is to watch gore-soaked horror on the big screen as much as possible in October. If that is your case, this triple feature is your best bet this Friday. On October 19th, Days of the Dead and Horror Society will present a night of horror films in Wilmette, just one day... Read more »

Movie Fests, The Walking Dead, and more: Chicago Horror Events October 12-14, 2012

Movie Fests, The Walking Dead, and more: Chicago Horror Events October 12-14, 2012
While drowning in a temperamental sea of candy corn, cobwebs, and horror movies, I almost dropped the ball on the weekend events post! Actually, I despise candy corn. Little, waxy “Satan’s Nuggets.” So pretty, yet so not tasty. It’s okay. You can disagree. Now is a great time to fight about candy preferences. Actually, I’ve... Read more »

Chicago Movie Theaters Showcase October Horror

Chicago Movie Theaters Showcase October Horror
One of the many exciting aspects of October is the insane amount of horror movies one can find to watch on the big screen. New horror can be easily found in the AMC listings, but what about the rare classics? Here is a compilation of theaters around town that are rocking the horror scene all... Read more »
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Flashback Weekend Horror Convention's 10th Anniversary

Flashback Weekend Horror Convention's 10th Anniversary
Local horror fans are probably really familiar with Flashback. No? Buckle in and read on! Flashback Weekend Horror Convention celebrates its 10th Anniversary show this weekend on August 10-12, 2012 in Rosemont, IL at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare. Celebrity guests galore, movies, costumes, zombie pinups, Svengoolie, and even a Friday the 13th movie reunion!... Read more »

Monsters and Comics Collide for Weekend Show

Monsters and Comics Collide for Weekend Show
A day at the movies for a marathon of monster madness is a day well spent. There is something nostalgic about it. Once you enter those glorious double doors into the dark theater, it’s just you and the projector, escaping present dilemmas and falling back into the old days of hiding out at the movies.... Read more »
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