• ‘Overlord' Wins Early Raves at Fantastic Fest: ‘Everything I Wanted From a WWII Nazi Zombie Movie'

    22 days ago - By The Wrap

    Up for some pulpy, horror exploitation goodness this fall? If the reaction from its premiere at Fantastic Fest is any indication, “Overlord” may be exactly what you are looking for.
    Last night, the WWII zombie film from director Julius Avery and producer J.J. Abrams earned rave reviews at the genre-oriented film festival in Austin, with “Deadpool” creator Rob Liefeld and “Doctor Strange” writer C. Robert Cargill among those in the audience. Early tweets and reviews have been glowing, praising the film as a must-see for anyone who likes their horror films as enthusiastically nasty as...
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  • Fantastic Fest Day 3: ‘Overlord' Brings the Gory Goods, ‘Hold the Dark' Punishes , and ‘The Standoff at Sparrow Creek' Announces the Arrival of an Exciting New Filmmaker 

    Fantastic Fest Day 3: ‘Overlord' Brings the Gory Goods, ‘Hold the Dark' Punishes , and ‘The Standoff at Sparrow Creek' Announces the Arrival of an Exciting New Filmmaker 

    22 days ago - By Slash Film

    (Welcome to The Fantastic Fest Diaries , where we will be chronicling every single movie we see at the United States' largest genre film festival.)
    Welcome to Fantastic Fest, day three. In this diary entry: a well-intentioned horror comedy, a thrilling Indian tale of terror, the latest from Green Room director Jeremy Saulnier, Bad Robot's Nazi zombie adventure, and a one hell of a promising debut.
    You Might Be the Killer is a Fantastic Joke That Goes On a Bit Too Long
    It's an indelible premise. An employee of a comics and gaming store receives a desperate phone call from a friend - he's a...
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