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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.

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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.

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Henry Dunham on his Exhaustive Preparation for ‘The Standoff at Sparrow Creek’


We chat with the director about knowing your film in and out before ever shooting a single frame.

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‘Anna and the Apocalypse’ Review: Pure Genre Joy with a Toe-Tapping Beat


If you’re not smiling during this one, you’re probably an asshole.


‘Overlord’ Review: War Is Hell


The ‘Saving Private Ryan’ boys take a tour through Herbert West’s laboratory.


‘Rabbit’ Review: Running Towards the Unexpected


Surprise. Australia is still the world’s most dangerous place.