“Doctor Who” Christmas Special Heading to Theaters for First Time Event will feature exclusive Alex Kingston interview and "Making Of" featurette

Doctor Who Christmas 2015

BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events announce the return of the longest running sci-fi television series, Doctor Who, to the big screen with a special theatrical event of the 2015 Doctor Who Christmas Special starring Peter Capaldi and featuring the return of Alex Kingston as River Song.   [Read more…]

“Tales of Halloween” Live Tweet Event Join the directors & cast, and ask questions during their live tweet of the film

Tales of Halloween

Epic Pictures Releasing invites fans to join the directors & cast of TALES OF HALLOWEEN to screen the film and live-tweet with them on Wednesday, Oct. 28th at 9:00pm ET.

To join the live-tweet, just rent or buy the movie, ten hop on Twitter and hit PLAY on Wednesday at 9:00pm Eastern / 6:00pm Pacific.   [Read more…]

Vampire Lore from Transylvania to Ancient Peru A presentation on the history and folklore of vampires, just in time for Halloween

Vampire Folklore

“Undead” characters of the male and female varieties literally haunt the global imagination. Sixteenth-century noblewoman Elizabeth Bathory drank peasant blood to maintain her youthful appearance; and the feared Kharisiri demon of the Bolivian Altiplano sucked the life-essence from Aymara children. These tales indicate class and religious conflicts whose actual histories surpass any horror story.   [Read more…]

8th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival Features and short films showcase this year's theme: Air

Imagine Science Film Festival: Air

The 8th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival will focus on air in all its forms and meanings: respiration, aeronautics, the elemental composition of the atmosphere, weather, climate, sublimation, gas properties, the mechanics of sound, and all of the mundane and esoteric ways in which air touches everything in and beyond our world.   [Read more…]

DeathScribe 2015: International Festival of Horror Radio Plays Wildclaw Theatre's 8th Annual Event to be Performed Live on December 7th

DeathScribe 2015

WildClaw Theatre Company proudly presents DEATHSCRIBE 2015, the Eighth Annual International Festival of Radio Horror Plays on Monday, December 7th, at 8:00pm. This collection of bone-chilling audio nightmares will be performed live at the historic Mayne Stage Theatre, 1328 W. Morse Ave, Chicago.   [Read more…]

20th Anniversary H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival Celebrating stories from the mythos of the elder gods

HP Lovecraft Film Festival

This year’s film festival features 3 nights of short film showcases, 50 short films from all over the world. They will also feature a screening of Christopher Lee’s last film, Extraordinary Tales, an anthology of animated Poe shorts, plus the 30th Anniversary screening of Re-Animator, with intro and Q&A by guest Jeffrey Combs, and the 10th Anniversary screening of The Call of Cthulhu.   [Read more…]

11th Annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival Open for Submissions Festival will screen in early 2016, partnered with the Seattle International Film Festival,

EMP Museum

From July 1 through September 30, EMP, in partnership with the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF), is encouraging original and creative science fiction and fantasy film submissions 15 minutes or shorter in length for the festival. Submissions will be judged based on originality, quality, artistic merit, innovation, voice, style and narrative.   [Read more…]

RiffTrax Live: “Sharknado 2: The Second One” See the hilarity live on July 9, or the encore screening on July 16

RiffTrax Live: Sharknado 2

It’s that time of year again — Discovery Channel’s “Shark Week” is fast approaching, and recently, that’s also meant another Sharknado warning. “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!” will be airing July 22 on Syfy Channel, but you can prepare yourself ahead of time with help from the guys at RiffTrax.   [Read more…]

“Terminator Genisys” Experience at Phoenix Comicon Fans can find out if they are ready to fight for the Resistance

Terminator Genisys

Phoenix Comicon attendees will have the chance to join the Human Resistance in preparing for their final battle against Skynet, but in order to help defeat the machines they must first familiarize themselves with the evolution of the various Terminator models.   [Read more…]

Museum of Science Fiction and NASA Plan “Escape Velocity” The Scifi-STEAM event will be one of the first under new Space Act Agreement

Museum of Science Fiction

The Museum of Science Fiction, the world’s first comprehensive science fiction museum, has entered into a Space Act Agreement (SAA) with National Aeronautics and Space Administration to further public outreach and education in science. One of the first major activities planned for the two organizations is “Escape Velocity,” a three-day STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) event in June, 2016.   [Read more…]