– or the Film4 FightFest to give it the official
corporate title – returns at the end of August
for five days of horror at the Empire, Leicester Square.
Among the films showing this year are Wicker
Man ‘sequel’ The Wicker
Tree, The Glass Man, Guinea
Pigs, A Lonely Place to Die
and Stormhouse among the ten British movies in the
lineup. International cinema is represented by the
likes of Lucky McKee’s controversial The
Woman, zombie comedy (oh no!) Deadheads,
Fright Night 3D, A Horrible
Way to Die, Rabies (pictured),
Troll Hunter and The Theatre
Bizarre amongst others.
The festival runs from August 25 – 29. Festival
and day passes go on sale July 2nd, and individual
films can be booked from August 1st – tickets
available at www.empirecinemas.co.uk.