Tag Archives: Awards

The First Annual Bloody Pop Awards! A Roundup of PopHorror’s Favorites From 2022

Bloody Pop Awards 2022

With so much media coming out in our beloved horror genre in the year 2022, what’s the cream of the crop? To help you our readers sort through it all, we decided to initiate our very own awards to celebrate. Welcome to the first annual Bloody Pop Awards! Our candidates …

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Nightmares Film Festival Announces Gender-Neutral Acting Prizes

Nightmares Film Festival

COVID-19 is throwing a wrench into a lot of in-person events in 2020. Nightmares Film Festival is no exception. To mitigate the risk to attendees, Nightmares is holding a five-day digital event from October 21 to October 25) called “Nightmares Film Festival: Masquerade” in lieu of an in-person event. That’s …

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Guillermo del Toro To Receive Walk of Fame Star

Guillermo del Toro

Despite its unrivaled fanatical following and indisputable success at the box office, horror is still an underappreciated medium in Hollywood. I mean, let’s face facts. The Academy of Motion Pictures pretty much ignores the genre entirely. Few filmmakers or actors have broken through this ridiculous barrier. Guillermo del Toro, however, …

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Mill Creek Entertainment Nominated For 33 Home Media Awards

Home Media Awards

The folks at Mill Creek Entertainment send word that they’ve been nominated for a staggering 33 Home Media Awards! Media Play News is doing the honors. Their stories and research are cited in top consumer publications such as USA Today and The Wall Street Journal. From the latest industry trends to product news and …

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Nightmares Film Festival: 2018 Award Winners!

2018 Nightmare Film Festival

2018 Nightmares Film Festival Awards Announcement! Earlier this month I attended the 2018 Women in Horror Film Festival and it was such an amazing experience. I watched so many amazing films and met a plethora of talented people, including Jason Tostevin. Jason is the Co-founder and Programmer of the renowned …

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Lizzie In All Her Glory: 2018 Women in Horror Film Festival Winners

Women in Horror Film Festival

This year, I had the immense privilege of being a judge for the 2018 Women in Horror Film Festival. This past week, October 4 – 7, I had the honor of attending the festival and was a life-changing experience for which I will forever be grateful. Upon arriving, it was …

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Fantasia 2018 Comes to a Fantastic Close

The Fantasia International Film Festival:

FANTASIA 2018 COMES TO A CLOSE, ANNOUNCES ATTENDEES, DEALS, ADDITIONAL AWARD WINNERS, AND MORE! Press Release for The Fantasia International Film Festival: The Fantasia International Film Festival wrapped its 2018 edition on August 2nd with the sold out Canadian Premiere of Panos Cosmatos’ MANDY, and announced that it – for …

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2017 Screamfest L.A. Award Winners Announced!


The 17th Annual Screamfest Horror Film Festival just wrapped up in Los Angeles and we’ve got your winners right here! Tigers Are Not Afraid and The Lapace’s Demon were among the top honorees. Hollywood Producer and frequent Wes Craven collaborator Marianne Maddalena was honored with the festival’s Career Achievement Award. Read …

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