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Weekend Horror: The Massacre, Splatter Theater, Film Festivals, & More

Weekend Horror: The Massacre, Splatter Theater, Film Festivals, & More
Chicago horror fans, get ready for another huge weekend of horror. It’s going to be that way for a while, of course! The Massacre 24-hr film festival returns Saturday, while Splatter Theater returns to the stage with buckets of blood in tow. Countess Dracula will also spray fans with blood, and, since it’s raining, maybe... Read more »

The Massacre 24-Hr Horror Film Festival 2019

The Massacre 24-Hr Horror Film Festival 2019
As the most wonderful time of the year approaches, one of the top events leading up to the spooky season is The Massacre, the original 24-hour horror film festival in Chicago! At this movie marathon, fans can not only spend an entire day and night inside a movie theater, they’ll have the rare opportunity to... Read more »

Weekend: The Massacre, CHFF, Dracula, Horror Theatre, Haunted Houses

Weekend: The Massacre, CHFF, Dracula, Horror Theatre, Haunted Houses
One of the biggest movie weekends of the year! A handful of film festivals, 24-hour horror marathon (The Massacre), many haunted house openings, horror theatre, and even more on the way. “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: 35mm Universal Horror Series – (Sept. 29th-Oct. 28th) The Music Box Theatre hosts a classic horror matinee series... Read more »
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The Massacre and Mini Massacre Horror Marathons at the Davis Theater

The Massacre and Mini Massacre Horror Marathons at the Davis Theater
It’s that wonderful time of year when the weather begins to cool down, the leaves start falling into crispy piles, and horror fans begin to prepare for enduring 24 hours of horror movies with a ton of other like-minded individuals. The Massacre Horror Fest is happening September 29th at the Davis Theater. The main room... Read more »

Chicago Film Festivals and Horror Screenings this Weekend

Chicago Film Festivals and Horror Screenings this Weekend
Halloween may be over, but the horror and sci-fi scene in Chicago certainly hasn’t slowed down! There are quite a few film festivals, screenings, and free events happening. Admittedly, the extra chilly weather has made it harder to shake off the post-Halloween blues, but it’s helpful to remember that the season runs all year-long in... Read more »

Friday the 13th: Horror Genre Insanity this Weekend in Chicago!

Friday the 13th: Horror Genre Insanity this Weekend in Chicago!
Movies, movies, movies! The insanity is going full throttle in the city with screenings galore, haunts, a zombie prom, Splatter Theater, Halloween events, exhibits, parties, and more. Films are listed in no particular order. Have a nice weekend! “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: THE MASSACRE 24-hour Horror Movie Marathon – (Oct. 14th at noon... Read more »
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Stay Up All Night at The Massacre 24-Hr Horror Movie Marathon 2017

Stay Up All Night at The Massacre 24-Hr Horror Movie Marathon 2017
The Massacre 2017 returns to the Patio Theater this Saturday in Chicago. This long-running horror movie marathon presented by Terror in the Aisles offers 24 solid hours of horror genre entertainment. The special celebrity is John D. Hancock (director of Let’s Scare Jessica to Death). As a special tribute to those we lost in the... Read more »

Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2016

Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2016
**More events added! List updated 10/27/2016** Chicago horror fans are really getting the full treatment this year. After working on event postings for many, many years, I’ve never seen as many options pop up as they have for the 2016 Halloween season. It’s time to share as many Halloween / horror events as I could... Read more »

Chicago! Watch 24 Hours of Horror Movies at The Massacre This Saturday

Chicago! Watch 24 Hours of Horror Movies at The Massacre This Saturday
The Massacre 24-hour horror movie marathon–a long-standing annual tradition for many Midwest horror fans like myself–is happening this weekend at the Patio Theater in Chicago. Movieside Films has lined up all kinds of entertainment for attendees this year, including THREE celebrity guests, star Giovanni Frezza (The House By the Cemetery, Manhattan Baby), director Tommy McLoughlin... Read more »
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The Massacre 24-Hour Horror Marathon with Iconic Celebrity Guests

The Massacre 24-Hour Horror Marathon with Iconic Celebrity Guests
The Massacre‘s 24-hour, gigantic horror slumber party returns for another marathon of nonstop movie madness! This deep-rooted annual tradition of gathering the horror community together to watch twenty-four hours of horror films in Chicago is otherwise known as the greatest time of the year. On Saturday, October 17th, 2015, the onslaught of horror mayhem commences... Read more »
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