Tag: Gary Sherman

Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2019

Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2019
Halloween is coming faster than we can blink, and the list of events is bursting with horror and Halloween happenings throughout October and early November. Take your pick of screenings, parties, haunted houses, horror pop-ups, creepy plays, family-friendly events, pub crawls, scary cruises, vampire balls, and so much more! “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES:... Read more »

Poltergeist III: Behind the Mirrors with Director Gary Sherman

Poltergeist III: Behind the Mirrors with Director Gary Sherman
Chicago Filmmakers presents an exclusive film event on Friday, October 26th, 2018. Director Gary Sherman (Dead & Buried, Death Line aka Raw Meat) will be in attendance offering a live director’s commentary on Poltergeist III (1988). Learn what happened behind the scenes as he takes viewers through how he created the incredible special effects in-camera.... Read more »

Weekend Horror: Candyman, Death Line, Super Dark Times, Re-Animator

Weekend Horror: Candyman, Death Line, Super Dark Times, Re-Animator
Chicago horror means serious business this weekend, as many films with Chicago connections are screening this weekend, from the 35mm print of Candyman to directors Gary Sherman and John McNaughton being in attendance for their films! As Halloween approaches (it’s about dang time), these event lists are going to become longer and longer. It’s also... Read more »
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Stay Up All Night at the Music Box of Horrors 2016

Stay Up All Night at the Music Box of Horrors 2016
The Music Box of Horrors returns this year on Saturday, October 15th, once again programmed by Will Morris, assistant programmer at Cinefamily in Los Angeles. Running from noon Saturday to noon on Sunday this weekend, the annual horror movie marathon will offer plenty of 35mm prints, a short film block, special guests, vendors, contests, and... Read more »

Best Weekend Bet: The Massacre 24-Hour Fest with Genre Stars

Best Weekend Bet: The Massacre 24-Hour Fest with Genre Stars
October is a wonderful time of the year when horror movies are playing everywhere you look and movie theaters bring on the festivals in full force. The Movieside Massacre is back with twenty-four hours of creeping, crawling, blood-dripping horror on the big screen. This year, it will occur at the Patio Theater at 6008 W.... Read more »
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