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Dedfest, Alberta's premiere horror/alternative/cult film festival is now entering its eighth year coming this October 21-25. Here is the list of films confirmed so far:
Directed by Jeremy Saulner and starring Anton Yelchin, Imogene Poots and Patrick Stewart.
A young punk band finds themselves the target of a bar’s white supremacist owners upon witnessing a murder after hours.
Directed by Karyn Kusama (Jennifer’s Body) and starring Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Huisman and Tammy Blanchard.
Eden and Will, a couple separated by the tragic loss of their son, are suddenly reunited when Will attends an impromptu dinner party held by Eden and her new husband.
Directed by Gabriel Carrier and starring Ry Barret, Tianna Nori and Jessica Vano.
When his police officer wife Samantha is paralyzed in the line of duty by a street gang, Bruce diligently takes care of her by day, and by night dons tactical gear to seek revenge on her assailants.
Tex Montana Will Survive!
Directed by Jeremy Gardner and starring Jeremy Gardner, Adam Cronheim and Kelly McQuade.
Tex Montana is a survivalist TV host who has recently been revealed as a fraud. To redeem his credibility, Tex ventures out in the snowy woods with little more than a camera to prove he can survive the harsh wilderness for 30 days.
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight – 20th Anniversary
Starring Billy Zane, William Sadler, Jada Pinkett-Smith and John Kassir.
Tales of Halloween (Anthology)
Directors include Darren Bousman (Saw, The Devil’s Carnival), Adam Gierasch (Night of the Demons), Lucky McKee (May, The Woman), Dave Parker (Proxy), Paul Solet (Grace), and Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers, Game of Thrones) and starring Pollyanna McIntosh, Adrienne Barbeau, Barry Bostwick, Lin Shaye, John Landis, Lisa Marie, Barbara Crampton, Noah Segan, Pay Healy, Adam Green, Stuart Gordon, Joe Dante, Mick Garris and Elissa Dowling.
Directed by Takashi Miike and starring Yayan Ruhian, Pierre Taki and Rirî Furankî.
In the ruthless Japanese underworld, everyone is looking to take out the Yakuza’s top boss. But there’s only problem: he’s a bloodsucking vampire!
Directed by Chad Archibald and starring Elma Begovic, Annette Wozniak and Jordan Gray.
While on her bachelorette party gateway, bride-to-be Casey gets bit by a seemingly harmless insect. The resulting events are horrific and Casey discovers that things can change in a just one single bite.
Kenneth Gallant, Editor-in-Chief HMS - September 3, 2015