Well, here's some more news for the upcoming 5th Annual Texas Frightmare Weekend. It never ceases to amaze me how these guys can get so many actors, film screenings, and other crazy events and activities all fit into one extremely fun weekend. Needless to say, this is definitely something every fan of horror NEEDS to attend. Now they've announced the U.S. Premiere of 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams with Director Tim Sullivan, cast members Bill Moseley, Christa Campbell, Kevin "OGRE" Ogilvie, and Lin Shaye in attendance for a red carpet gala. There will also be a special screening of the cult classic Dark Night of the Scarecrow in it's UNCUT entirety. Director / writer JD Feigelson will also be attending TFW to meet and greet fans of the film. Read on after the jump for more details.
Straight from the press release:
2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams US PREMIER!
We are proud to announce that the Texas Frightmare Film Festival will present the North American premiere of 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams.
Director Tim Sullivan will attend the red carpet premier along with cast members Bill Moseley, Christa Campbell, Kevin "OGRE" Ogilvie and Lin Shaye.
The screening will take place Thursday, April 29th at 9:00 pm at the Studio Movie Grill in Lewisville. Passes for 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams are on sale here for only $10.00. You can also grab the TFW All Access Pass to see all five films at the Studio Movie Grill (April 28th and 29th) for a mere $35.00.
Tim Sullivan and cast will also join us Friday April 30th-Sunday May 2nd to meet and greet fans at the southwest's premier horror convention!
Dark Night of the Scarecrow UNCUT
Longtime TFW sponsor VCI Entertainment has informed us that they will release the classic TV horror movie Dark Night of the Scarecrow for the first time ever on DVD. Their new disc (due to release this fall) will include never before seen cut footage as well as special features and more.
The good news doesn't stop there! Texas Frightmare Weekend will be the only place to see this lost classic in all it's UNCUT, fully remastered glory between now and it's fall DVD release! As part of this exclusive screening of Dark Night of the Scarecrow, writer/creator JD Feigelson will also be on hand to meet fans at the southwest's premier horror convention and film festival. JD has also given us word that he'll be accompanied by a...er...special friend.