"Your suffering will be legendary, even in hell!" A 10-hour Hellraiser marathon at The Montalban is part of the theater's "Hellraiser Meets Hollywood" event, raising eyelids on October 14th. Also: new Haunted Live episode details, Scare Slam at London Horror Festival lineup revealed, and Camp Death 3 in 2D details and trailer.
Hellraiser Marathon Details: Press Release: "October 4, 2018 – Scream! And scream again!! Nostalgic Nebula, in partnership with The Montalbán, presents Hellraiser Meets Hollywood, a special 10-hour celebration of horror legend Clive Barker’s immortal Hellraiser series on Sunday, October 14, 2018, from 12:00 noon until 10:00 p.m. The event will kick off inside the gorgeous 1920s theater then move upstairs to the rooftop at 6:00 p.m. for the second half of the program. A matinee screening of Hellraiser (1987) will start at 2:30 p.m. Next, horror fanatics will be treated to a special onstage interview with the Hellraiser composer Christopher Young, moderated by Mad Monster’s Levi Tinker. Honoring the work of Young and Barker, the Atlantic String Ensemble will perform on stage – while a fan art tribute slideshow runs – to the music of Hellraiser following the matinee at around 5:15 p.m. The string quartet will then perform an overture prior to the screening of Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988) at 7:45 p.m. Young will introduce the film, which screens at sunset. Before, during and after the films, attendees will have the opportunity to shop among a variety of vendors and purchase drinks. Dinner by the venue’s rooftop culinary partner Umami Burger will be available after 6:00 p.m. Tickets range in price from $13 to $64. The historic theater is located at 1615 Vine Street, Hollywood, CA 90028. For more information and tickets, please call the box office at 323-461-6999 or visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hellraiser-meets-hollywood-presented-by-nostolgic-nebula-tickets-50100400647.
Hellraiser Meets Hollywood Event Schedule:
Doors open at 12:00 p.m.
• 2:30 p.m. - Hellraiser matinee screening
• 4:15 p.m. - Live interview with Hellraiser music composer Christopher Young moderated by Mad Monster’s Levi Tinker
• 5:15 - 5:45 p.m. - The Atlantic String Ensemble performs on stage with fan art slideshow to the music of Hellraiser
Break for dinner and screening of Hellbound: Hellraiser II on the rooftop; doors at 6:00 p.m.
• 7:00 p.m. - Atlantic String Ensemble performs an overture prior to the screening
• 7:45 p.m. - Christopher Young introduces the second screening
• 8:00 p.m. - Hellbound: Hellraiser II rooftop screening
A cornucopia of merchandise, collectibles, and costumes for Halloween and horror fans will be in plentiful supply starting at 12:00 p.m.
• Hellraiser All-Day Pass - $28.00
• Hellraiser matinee screening - $13.00
• Hellbound: Hellraiser II rooftop screening - $17.00
• Hellraiser All-Day Pass for 2 w/ Rooftop love-seat & unlimited popcorn - $64.00
Hellraiser (1987): Frank (Sean Chapman; Oliver Smith) was seeking an experience transcending pain and pleasure, and he got it in the form of a puzzle box: The Lament Configuration. He opened it and they came. Angels to some; demons to others, Pinhead (Doug Bradley) and his Cenobites took Frank to hell for an eternity of torment. Now, Frank is back, returned through accident by the blood of his brother Larry Cotton (Andrew Robinson), and he now requires more blood to fully revive his skinless body before the Cenobites find Frank and tear his soul apart.
• Written and directed by Clive Barker; Music by Christopher Young
• Cenobites: Grace Kirby, Nicholas Vince, Simon Bamford, Doug Bradley
Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988): Kirsty Cotton (Ashley Laurence) survived the horrors brought on by her Uncle Frank and stepmother, Julia (Clare Higgins) who betrayed and murdered her father Larry, and narrowly escaped the clutches of the Cenobites. Frank and Julia are in hell now, and Kirsty finds herself confined to an institution under the “care” of the psychotic Dr. Channard (Kenneth Cranham), obsessed with the Lament Configuration and finding a realm beyond limits. Channard has resurrected Julia with the blood of his victims and has used his patient Tiffany (Imogen Boorman) to open a path to the world of the Cenobites; the Labyrinth. It is now up to Kirsty to find Tiffany and save her father Larry from an eternity of torture, and close the doors of hell for good.
• Directed by Tony Randel; Story by Clive Barker; Screenplay by Peter Atkins; Music by Christopher Young
• Cenobites: Barbie Wilde, Nicholas Vince, Simon Bamford, Doug Bradley
Golden Globe-nominated composer Christopher Young has scored an impressive number of features in virtually every genre, all with strikingly original music. The spine-tingling Hellraiser showcases the composer’s seminal upbringing in horror; the new-techno sound of Swordfish displays his versatility; the resonant, genuine Celtic sounds of The Shipping News display his attention to detail; the heart-pounding rhythms of Spider-Man 3 evidence his willingness to experiment. These scores are among the nearly 100 films that embody the work of this prolific composer. Young likes to say that he has two distinct sides: one side that is attracted to abstract ideas and 20th-Century music, and the other side that enjoys writing “The great American tune.” That dichotomy serves him perfectly as a film composer constantly called on to write the most dissonant music for a suspense cue one minute and collaborate with a lyricist on an R&B track (“Give Me a Reason” with Dave Hollister for In Too Deep) or a love song (“Against the Wind” with vocalist Lori Perri for Set it Off) the next. He has taught a film scoring class at USC for over 10 years, is a two-term past president of The Film Music Society, and was president of the Madrid Film Music Festival in Spain. When not working, Young spends his time delving into a rather eclectic hobby. Though he ascended from the ranks of solely scoring horror and science fiction films, his ongoing fascination with the macabre is evident in his vast collection of jack-o-lanterns, masks, and autographs of many horror film stars of the past.
Atlantic String Ensemble
The critically hailed Atlantic String Ensemble is operated by husband and wife team Ellie and Brian Bunker. Brian played for the US Army Band of Europe in Germany, and Ellie performed for many prestigious orchestras including the Mannheim Philharmonic and the Heidelberg Philharmonic. In L.A., Ellie has much experience as a session musician on various films, TV, video games, commercial songs and sound libraries at top recording studios including Warner Brothers, Sony, Universal, The Bridge, and Fox. Ellie is currently the assistant concertmaster for the Bakersfield Symphony orchestra and the associate concertmaster for the Temecula Valley Symphony; she also plays regularly in several other orchestras in the area, including the San Bernardino Symphony, Santa Monica Symphony and Dana Point Symphony. The Atlantic String Ensemble has performed a tribute to the music of Army of Darkness in addition to a previous performance of Nostalgic Nebula organizer Cody Chavez’s Hellraiser medley.
From film screenings to fan meet-ups throughout Los Angeles and Orange County, Nostalgic Nebula provides unique events and attractions that rekindle the love and passion for the movies, cartoons, and music from our past. At a Nostalgic Nebula event, immerse in cinematic atmospheres, meet the artists behind your favorite films and make new friends and connections with folks who share your affection for the classics.
The Montalbán, Hollywood’s classic theater reborn for a new era of screened entertainment and performing arts, is located at 1615 Vine Street just south of the world-famous Hollywood & Vine intersection. The gorgeous Beaux Arts building was the first legitimate live Broadway-style theater in Hollywood and is one of the few remaining mid-sized and fully equipped proscenium theaters in Los Angeles. Featuring orchestra, mezzanine, loge, and balcony seating, it is known for its excellent sightlines and acoustics, and boasts a versatile rooftop outfitted with a bar, concession stand, full kitchen and an open-air movie theater complete with a large projection screen and state-of-the-art projector, noise-canceling headphones and even blankets for a chilly night.
Hellraiser Meets Hollywood Eventbrite Tickets - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hellraiser-meets-hollywood-presented-by-nostolgic-nebula-tickets-50100400647
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New Haunted Live Episode Details: "Haunted Live “10-5-18” – Premieres Friday, October 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
The Tennessee Wraith Chasers head to the Lotz House in historic Franklin, Tennessee. Johann Lotz emigrated from Germany to America in hopes of finding wealth in the land of prosperity. The master carpenter built his dream home, the Lotz House, to display his skill to prospective clients. Unfortunately, the dream soon crumbled. His twin children died after drinking from a well poisoned by Union troops. Two years later, the house was caught in the middle of the Battle of Franklin. Nearly 10,000 men died in the bloodiest five hours of the Civil War. After hiding in a neighbor’s basement, the family was forced to walk back to their battered home, stepping the whole way on the dead bodies that covered the ground. The home then became a hospital, with countless more dying inside its walls -- blood still stains the floors. Apparitions are often seen in windows, items are constantly moved around the house and the sounds of battle drums are heard at night. Is it the spirits of men who died in battle or the ghosts of a family traumatized by war?
ABOUT ‘HAUNTED LIVE’
Viewers are invited to join the action in “Haunted Live,” a live interactive paranormal investigation series featuring paranormal experts, the Tennessee Wraith Chasers, and hosted by Jamie Kaler. The team – Chris Smith, Steven “Doogie” McDougal, Scott Porter, Brannon Smith, and Mike Goncalves – relies on a unique combination of scientific method and spiritual faith to navigate investigations. Each week, they’ll reveal a new haunted location to the public and utilize their skills, technology, and unique experiments to capture evidence of paranormal activity in a live and unfiltered paranormal investigation. Through an on-location live video stream, viewers can monitor the investigation activity on Travel Channel’s Facebook Live platform and comment on any findings in real time, directing the team where to investigate next. Fans can follow Travel Channel’s social media pages for the secret location reveal each week and visit Facebook to join a special pre-hunt Q&A with the Tennessee Wraith Chasers. #HauntedLive [Hour-long episodes]
ABOUT TRAVEL CHANNEL
For the bold, daring, and spontaneous; those adventurers who embrace the thrill of the unexpected; those risk-takers who aren’t afraid of a little mystery; if you’re up for anything, down for whatever, and above all, love great stories, journey on to Travel Channel. We’re more than you expect and everything you didn’t know you were looking for. Reaching more than 82 million U.S. cable homes, Travel Channel is the world’s leading travel media brand. Fans also can visit Travel Channel for more information or interact with other fans through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Travel Channel is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life entertainment whose portfolio also includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network."
Scare Slam at London Horror Festival Lineup Revealed: "Blackshaw's Scare Slam - at the London Horror Festival.
A night of chilling storytelling, produced by Blackshaw Theatre Company.
Lovers of scary stories, unite. Adding the fear factor to increasingly popular spoken word nights, storytellers from across the Horrorfest and beyond will share their worst (or should that be best?) nightmares at Blackshaw’s fourth annual Scare Slam. Prepare yourself for a night of chilling tales from both sides of the line of veracity.
“from peculiar to haunting, with some humour thrown in for good measure” – The Spy in the Stalls
“enjoyable, scary and memorable” – London Pub Theatres
“I was totally engrossed…a winning horror story that I wanted to end…for all the right reasons!” – Scare Tour UK
- Mrs. Miller, written and performed by Reece Connolly
- An Evening, written by Patrick Chivers and performed by Peter Frost
- Banshee Bungle written by Vivian C Lermond and performed by Victoria Howell
- The Intruders, written and performed by Jason D. Brown
- The Beast, written and performed by Scott Younger
- Lay Me Down, written by Somna Theatre Company and performed by Robbie Heath
- Warm and Chewy, written by Ollie George Clark and performed by Dene Hogan
- Night Sweats, written and performed by Sasha Wilson
Date: Friday 12th October 2018
Time: 9.30pm (1hr)
Venue: Old Red Lion, 418 St John Street, London, EC1V 4NJ
Tickets: £12/10 – 0844 4124307 – https://www.oldredliontheatre.co.uk/london-horror-festival.html
Listen to previous Scare Slams here: http://blackshawonline.com/blog/category/new-writing-night/scare-slam/"
Camp Death III in 2D First Details and Trailer: "'Camp Death III in 2D!'
She's a batshit nutty horror comedy parody of 'Friday the 13th part III 3D'.
She's been accepted to the following festivals:
Nightmares Film Fest (Columbus)
Requiem Fear Fest (Montreal)
Sin City Horror Fest (Las Vegas)
Cinematic Panic (Memphis)
...so she must be of reasonable quality, no?
We made this film for horror fans...this means you!"
For more information, visit: www.facebook.com/campdeath