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Why Dont You Just Die

‘Why Don’t You Just Die!’ Review: From Russia With Massively Entertaining Mayhem [Fantastic Fest]


Sorry Tarkovsky, Russian cinema has a new filmmaker to champion.


‘Synchronic’ Review: A Warm and Suspenseful Call for Human Connection


The filmmakers behind ‘Spring’ and ‘The Endless’ tell an affecting tale about the importance of the people in our lives.

First Love

‘First Love’ Review: More Bloody Fun From the Legendary Takashi Miike [Fantastic Fest]


Miike has made the best ‘True Romance’ riff you’ll ever see.

Vast Of Night

Mondo Debuts New ‘The Vast of Night’ Poster at Fantastic Fest


The premiere poster company lends its talents to one of the most unique films traveling the festival circuit this Fall.

Fantastic Fest Memories

The Great Movie Experiences of Fantastic Fest


We asked friends from around the Fantastic Fest community to share their favorite screening memories.

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The Movies We Can’t Wait to See at Fantastic Fest 2019


As Fantastic Fest kicks off its 15th year, we break down the movies we can’t wait to see this year in Austin.

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Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ and Rian Johnson’s ‘Knives Out’ Head to Fantastic Fest 2019


Along with new films from Joe Begos, Mattie Do, Richard Stanley, and Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead!

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Fantastic Fest 2019 Brings Taika Waititi, Takashi Miike, and More With Its First Wave Announcement


One of our favorite genre fests returns this September, and Fantastic Fest’s first wave of announced titles has us ready for summer to end.

James Badge Dale

James Badge Dale on Selecting Filmmakers Over Films


We chat with the actor about his latest movie, ‘The Standoff at Sparrow Creek’ and get into the nitty-gritty of navigating a career.