02 Sep 2020

FILM REVIEW: THE DARK AND THE WICKED (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

When the Fantasia Film Festival announced its 2020 film lineup, one that immediately piqued my interest was Bryan Bertino’s THE DARK AND THE WICKED. I’ve been a big fan of the directors’ work since he burst onto the scene with 2008’s home invasion shocker THE STRANGERS. That particular film is

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22 Aug 2020

FILM REVIEW: FRIED BARRY (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

As most of the world grinds to a halt, The Fantasia Film Festival pushes forward. Like so many other fests this year, Fantasia has taken itself online in order to keep its fans drenched in genre cinema, while also keeping them safe from a global pandemic. Many of the films

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19 Aug 2020

FILM REVIEW: LAPSIS (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

Thankfully our prayers have been answered and the Fantasia International Film Festival 2020 is going ahead! This year Fantasia is happening in cyberspace, screening virtually to Canadian audiences. The excitement of the festival is not so lost, as many films are showing as they would usually in Montreal. Though we

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18 Aug 2020

TOP 5 FILMS WE ARE STOKED FOR AT FANTASIA 2020

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Although nothing is normal in the age of Covid-19, at least one thing is persevering…The 2020 Fantasia International Film Festival is still taking place from August 20th through September 2nd. Like nearly every other North American film festival, Fantasia will

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07 Jun 2020

FILM REVIEW: JUDY & PUNCH

After debuting at Sundance last year and making waves at major Australian film festivals and Montreal’s Fantasia Fest, Mirrah Foulkes’ revenge drama gets Canadian distribution on June 5. A film which reinvents the classic slapstick puppet show as a Shakespearean tragicomedy. JUDY & PUNCH has the whimsical quality of a

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07 Apr 2020

FILM REVIEW: SHE’S ALLERGIC TO CATS

After premiering at Fantasia International Film Festival in 2016, SHE’S ALLERGIC TO CATS has just landed on VOD April 7th. The film, written and directed by Michael Reich, comes across as semi-autobiographical. During its festival appearances, it was praised. And to this, I ask, um….were we watching the same movie?

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01 Mar 2020

FILM REVIEW: BLOOD ON HER NAME

The staff over at FEARFOREVER doesn’t only watch horror films. True, we prefer horror to other genres, but we like all types of different movies. Such is the case with our latest review for BLOOD ON HER NAME. We missed our chance to see this one during our coverage of

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15 Oct 2019

TOP 5 FILMS WE ARE MOST EXCITED FOR AT THE BROOKLYN HORROR FILM FESTIVAL

FEAR FOREVER is incredibly excited to be covering this years BROOKLYN HORROR FILM FESTIVAL(BHFF), taking place from Oct. 17th-24th. That’s a full week showcasing some of the best films the horror genre has to offer. As someone who used to help run a 3-day festival, I can tell you that

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11 Aug 2019

FILM REVIEW: HARPOON (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

Another year down for Montreal’s FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, one of the biggest festivals in the way of Sci-Fi, Horror, and Fantasy. FEAR FOREVER is wrapping up its 2019 coverage with the nautical nightmare that is HARPOON. A twisted horror-comedy that shows us the bloody snowball effect of the ‘eye

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02 Aug 2019

FILM REVIEW: THE WRETCHED (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

As THE FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL reaches the midway point, there’s still a number of hotly anticipated titles just around the corner. This past weekend brought us the world premiere of one of our top 5 most anticipated films of the fest in the form of THE WRETCHED. THE WRETCHED

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