Tag Archives: Cinepocalypse

Cinepocalypse 2019: Interview With ‘Airheads’/’Heathers’ Director Michael Lehmann

This year, Cinepocalypse closed out their festivities with an unlikely choice. The film festival, known for its bloodcurdling entertainment, granted moviegoers with a rare, 35mm presentation of the 1994 comedy, Airheads, in celebration of the film’s 25th anniversary. In attendance was the film’s director, Michael Lehman (Heathers 1988, Because I …

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Cinepocalypse 2019 Review: Ali Mashayekhi’s Short Film ‘One In Two People’

The first film I watched for Cinepocalypse 2019 was Ali Mashayekhi’s One in Two People. As I have stated a few times, I am a fan of shorts. They are my favorite films hands down. However, when I get asked to watch them, more times than not, I have no …

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Cinepocalypse 2019: The Barber Brother’s ‘Go Back’ – Horror Short Review

In my opinion, short films can be a mixed bag, especially when their runtimes are south of fifteen minutes. The shorter end of the short film genre can confuse an audience, making them wondering why there wasn’t more story, while others leave them begging for a feature-length version. The Barber …

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Cinepocalypse 2019 Interview: Joe Bob Briggs

Not only is Joe Bob Briggs an incredible horror icon, he has single handedly brought the horror community together with his return as horror host on The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs, available exclusively on Shudder. I knew I’d be interviewing him for Cinepocalypse 2019, and I’ve done my …

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Cinepocalypse 2019 Review: A Talented Cast Full Of ‘Villains’ (2019)

Ever since Burn Notice and the second season of Fargo, I’ve been waiting for Jeffrey Donovan to get weird. He handled the running/jumping/falling down duties of the show admirably, but the true joy was watching him play the Identity of the Week, which was always some kind of South Florida …

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Cinepocalypse Has ‘Airheads,’ Joe Bob, and ‘Tammy And The T-Rex’


Cinepocalypse 2019 is underway, and we’ve got tons of coverage and reviews for you in the works. Stay tuned! In the meantime, the folks from the festival want you to know about three very special events going on at this year’s show. The events involve a cult classic turning 25, …

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Cinepocalypse 2019: ‘The Only Thing I Love More Than You Is Ranch Dressing’ (2018) Short Film Review

I’m a sucker for long film titles. It might be a cheap trick to get my eyeballs on a movie, but a long title like The Strange Color of Your Body’s Tears (2013) or Your Vice Is A Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972) just sucks me …

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Cinepocalypse 2019 Film Fest Announces Line-Up

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CINEPOCALYPSE 2019 UNVEILS EXPLOSIVE LINE-UP FOR MAMMOTH THIRD EDITION PRESS RELEASE Cinepocalypse 2019, Chicago’s premiere festival for electrifying and provocative genre cinema, returns to the Music Box Theatre June 13th for eight days of features, shorts, events and surprises, including eight fantastic break-out world premieres! We’re proud to announce our …

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Cinepocalypse 2019 Announces Dates, Badge Sales, and More!

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CINEPOCALYPSE 2019 ANNOUNCES DATES, BADGE SALES, AND FIRST VINYL RELEASES PRESS RELEASE: The Music third year, running from June 13th through the 20th! The Midwest’s largest gathering of genre films and fans, Cinepocalypse organizers are also very proud to partner with Creep Records for the release of their first vinyl …

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German Fairy Tale ‘Snowflake’ To Be Released On DVD/VOD


  Artsploitation Goes (Brothers) Grimm This December with Snowflake Press Release: Following an acclaimed run on the international film festival circuit, Artsploitation has announced the U.S. release of Adolfo Kolmerer’s Snowflake (see our review here). Snowflake had its world premiered at the Lund International Fantastic Film Festival, where Kolmerer took home the …

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