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FEARnet's Most Anticipated Horror Of 2014!

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Well, 2013 has come and gone and it was a pretty darned good year for horror, both at the theaters, as well as on TV with more horror television programming than ever and the exponential growth of VOD releases. This year may have just started, but 2014 doesn't show any signs of slowing down in terms of genre offerings. Alyse has got you covered with Four New TV Shows We Can't Wait For. How 'bout we take a look at feature length movies due out this year? Get your calendars out and let's break down some of the most anticipated horror titles arriving later this year.

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (Jan 3rd)

We may have missed out on getting another 'Paranormal Activity' film last Halloween, but Blumhouse is wasting no time this year as the Latino-centric spin-off film 'Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones' is now playing in theaters as of today!
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Pray for Forgiveness with this Trailer and Artwork for Torture Chamber

Dante Tomaselli's (Satan's Playground) next feature is titled Torture Chamber. This film was completed in 2012 and recently picked up by Vivendi Entertainment, for distribution on DVD. Torture Chamber releases on this format January 28th, 2014. As well, the film stars Vincent Pastore ("The Sopranos"), Christie Sanford (The Ascension) and horror vet' Lynn Lowry. The film's surreal story begins with a young boy. Jimmy (Carmen LoPorto) is possessed by a demon and the Catholic church is tasked with exorcising him. But, the powers that be are unable to help him and Jimmy is soon housed in a mental institution. The surrounding town panics when Jimmy escapes and begins to abduct the locals. Fans of the supernatural can preview more of Torture Chamber below. An official trailer is available for the release. Also, the DVD artwork for the film is hosted above. Release Date: January 28, 2014 (DVD). Director/writer: Dante Tomaselli. Cast: Vincent Pastore,
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“Building A Torture Chamber” Featurette!

We’ve seen a slew of images from indie filmmaker Dante Tomaselli’s latest feature Torture Chamber before. We’ve gotten a glimpse at the insanity in the movie from the trailer. And now, we get to see what it takes to “build” a Torture Chamber in this new behind-the-scenes making-of featurette that quietly made its debut on You Tube a few days back.

It’s not just a regular Epk style featurette; it offers incredible insight into Tomaselli’s background and upbringing and what led him to make the types of films he makes. It’s almost more of a mini 11 minute documentary on the filmmaker himself and is definitely worth your time. Check it out below!

As we wait for official release date confirmation, you can check out the trailer at our previous post here and visit the official website at http://enterthetorturechamber.com/. Torture Chamber will makes
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Torture Chamber Trailer: Should All Sinners be Damned?

Dante Tomaselli’s (Horror and Satan’s Playground) indie horror movie Torture Chamber has been picked up for distribution from Shoreline. The head of the Shoreline Morris Ruskin told Screendaily, “Lately our company has been focused on arthouse, foreign language and documentary films, but distributors have not let us forget that their appetite for genre-driven fare has not waned. We are delighted to take this horror picture that delivers the goods to the marketplace.” Torture Chamber stars Vincent Pastore (“The Sopranos”), Christie Sanford (“Desecration”), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies) and Ron Millkie (Friday the 13th).
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2 New Posters & A Slew Of Images Straight from Dante Tomaselli’s Torture Chamber!

Above you’ll find two new one-sheet posters for Dante Tomaselli’s upcoming Torture Chamber, and the writer/director also got in touch and sent over a slew of creepy images which you can feast your eyes on below! Click ‘em to make ‘em larger and see them in high res.

Vincent Pastore and Lynn Lowry (The Crazies) lead the cast along with Tomaselli regulars Christie Sanford, Ron Millkie, Danny Lopes and Raine Brown. Release info is forthcoming, but in the meantime, have a peek at the trailer again below!

Synopsis: Ominous chiller about an unholy bond between a mother and her two sons. A Catholic priest, devoted to saving his family, tries to cure his deranged younger brother — but 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance — and an
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A Couple of New Posters for Dante Tomasellis Torture Chamber

Writer/director Dante Tomaselli's religious horror flick 'Torture Chamber' has been floating around for what seems like forever. Thankfully however this year should finally see the project unleashed to its eagerly waiting audience. In anticipation a couple of new teaser one-sheets have been revealed which still feature the same creepy possession image we've seen previously with slightly reworked photoshopped effects. Vincent Pastore, Christie Sanford, Lynn Lowry, Ron Millkie, Al Sapienza, Carmen LoPorto, Richard D. Busser, Ellie Pettit, Steven Lobman, Raine Brown, Danny Lopes all star in the Tomaselli project and you can check out the two new posters below....
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Ominous Trailer for Dante Tomaselli’s Torture Chamber Surfaces!

It’s been a long time coming for Dante Tomaselli’s 4th proper feature length film, and now the wait isn’t much longer. A trailer for his latest Torture Chamber has surfaced and as you can see, it’s got the same ominous gloom and nightmarish vibe of his previous films. Vincent Pastore and Lynn Lowry (The Crazies) lead the cast along with Tomaselli regulars Christie Sanford, Ron Millkie, Danny Lopes and Raine Brown.

While we await an official release date, you can hit up the official website at: http://www.enterthetorturechamber.com. You can check out a slew of images from our news post Here, and of course we’ve interviewed Dante several times through out the years so be sure to read Icons Interview One and Icons Interview Two at their respective links. Full synopsis after the trailer!

Synopsis: Ominous chiller about an unholy bond between a mother and her two sons.
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Interview with Danny Lopes (Torture Chamber & The Locals)

Danny Lopes The Freddie Prinze Jr. of indie horror, Danny Lopes is the actor best known for his roles in all of director Dante Tomaselli's horror films including - Horror, Torture Chamber, Desecration & Satan's Playground. He has also worked as model over the years including his controversial choice to appear in the pages of Playgirl magazine. Danny Lopes strength as an actor is a credibility he brings to playing tortured characters that make bad choices often resulting in disastrous series of events unfolding. With Desecration, Danny Lopes scored his breakout role. With Horror he showed how far he had come along over the years and got to participate in a series of eye popping visuals that left a memorable impression on audiences. Satan's Playground brought a new dimensionality to his work as an actor and allowed him to branch out and show his strengths as an actor. With two new horror films,
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A gory, scary one-sheet for Dante Tomaselli’s Torture Chamber

Director Dante Tomaselli (Satan’s Playground ) has just released a new one-sheet for his newest film, Torture Chamber, and it’s great (pictured right). The peaceful New England town of Smithville trembles in fear as Jimmy and his deadly young followers attack and abduct its residents — innocent and guilty alike — dragging their victims to an abandoned castle and subjecting them to grisly torments deep within its underground tunnels. Those who discover the terrible secret behind the disappearances and deaths don’t live long enough to tell it. The teacher, the doctor, even Jimmy’s own brother and mother will all confront their fates in the Torture Chamber.

The film stars Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Christie Sanford (Desecration), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies – original), and Ron Millkie (Friday the 13th). Also, here’s two new stills from the film, but they’re rather boring looking compared to that great poster.

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Some New Eye Candy to Lure You Into the Torture Chamber

During this "Indie Horror Month" we're focusing on independent filmmakers and their upcoming projects, and one name that we've been keeping tabs on for quite some time now is Dante Tomaselli, who just released a new poster for Torture Chamber. Beware because this latest endeavor looks like his sickest yet!

Synopsis:

The peaceful New England town of Smithville trembles in fear as Jimmy and his deadly young followers attack and abduct its residents -- innocent and guilty alike -- dragging their victims to an abandoned castle and subjecting them to grisly torments deep within its underground tunnels. Those who discover the terrible secret behind the disappearances and deaths don't live long enough to tell it. The teacher, the doctor, even Jimmy's own brother and mother will all confront their fates in the Torture Chamber.

With its mist-shrouded ambiance, Dante Tomaselli's stylish Gothic horror production began principal photography May 18th,
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Interview with director Dante Tomaselli on his latest film "Torture Chamber"

Dante Tomaselli is the director behind such films as Horror, Satan's Playground, Desecration and the upcoming Torture Chamber. He has worked with such legendary actors as Felissa Rose, Edwin Neal, Lynn Lowry, Vincent Pastore and Ellen Sandweiss. As a director in the horror genre, Dante Tomaselli stands out as the artistic visionary. Each of his films have a strong, stylish presentation and unique visuals & images. Dante has stated that it is his dreams that have influenced his films and that definitely comes across in each film as they all have a dreamlike, psychedelic tone, an ethereal feel to them. Each of his films have shown a director with a wild imagination who isn't afraid to push the envelope in terms of creativity, who isn't afraid to take risks and who isn't afraid to merge aspects of religion and horror. Starting with his very first feature, DesecrationDante Tomaselli is a
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Website Opens for Dante Tomaselli's Torture Chamber

Looking forward to Dante Tomaselli's (Horror, Satan's Playground) headsy new film, Torture Chamber? You should be. Tomaselli has demonstrated quite the eye for horror in his previous efforts, and this latest endeavor looks like his sickest yet!

The official Torture Chamber website opened its doors today, and though there's not much on it right now, bookmark it and keep your eyes glued. From what we hear, lots of cool shit is on the way! In the interim dig on another couple of stills below.

The peaceful New England town of Smithville trembles in fear as Jimmy and his deadly young followers attack and abduct its residents -- innocent and guilty alike -- dragging their victims to an abandoned castle and subjecting them to grisly torments deep within its underground tunnels. Those who discover the terrible secret behind the disappearances and deaths don't live long enough to tell it. The teacher,
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Press Release for Dante Tomaselli’s Torture Chamber

Director Dante Tomaselli was kind enough to send us two stills and the official press release for his newest horror flick. Dante is known for his nightmarish indie pictures Desecration, Horror, and Satan’s Playground. Tomaselli has been a lifelong supernatural/horror aficionado and is also the cousin of film director Alfred Sole [Alice, Sweet Alice].

Dante Tomaselli’S ”Torture Chamber” Is Nearly Complete New York, NY – Chamber Productions, LLC, a New York based production company, today announced that director Dante Tomaselli is putting the finishing touches on his fourth occult feature, Torture Chamber, which is in its final stages of sound mixing. Tomaselli’s hallucinatory horror shocker is about a possessed 13-year-old boy who escapes from an asylum and discovers an old abandoned castle with a secret passageway to a cobwebbed torture chamber.

The peaceful New England town of Smithville trembles in fear as Jimmy and his deadly young followers attack and
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Dante Tomaselli's Torture Chamber Almost Ready to Open

One flick we've had our eyes on for a while is Dante Tomaselli's ((Horror, Satan's Playground) headsy new film, Torture Chamber. It's been a long road (as it usually is for indie productions), but word came in today that we're nearly there.

From the Press Release

Chamber Productions, LLC, a New York based production company, today announced that director Dante Tomaselli is putting the finishing touches on his fourth occult feature, Torture Chamber, which is in its final stages of sound mixing. Tomaselli's hallucinatory horror shocker is about a possessed 13-year-old boy who escapes from an asylum and discovers an old abandoned castle with a secret passageway to a cobwebbed torture chamber.

The peaceful New England town of Smithville trembles in fear as Jimmy and his deadly young followers attack and abduct its residents -- innocent and guilty alike -- dragging their victims to an abandoned castle and subjecting
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New Stills - Dante Tomaselli's Torture Chamber

A couple of more new stills have come our way for indie maven Dante Tomaselli's new film Torture Chamber, and they are appropriately gory. Dare you take a peek?

Torture Chamber tells the tale of a boy possessed by an evil so powerful no priest can exorcise it. The boy comes back to his hometown after a failed attempt at it with an army of burned children at his command, whom he uses to abduct both innocent and guilty, dragging them to a nearby castle and subjecting them to all sorts of punishment. Bring it on!

The film is rockin' quite the cast, too, including Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Ed Neal (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies), Marilyn Burns (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), and Christie Sanford (Desecration).

"In terms of outright fear, I want to push the envelope right off the table. Religious fanaticism ... eternal damnation,
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First Stills - Dante Tomaselli's Torture Chamber

We've gotten our claws into the first stills from Dante Tomaselli's latest film Torture Chamber, and a couple of them are bound to make you more than a little uncomfortable!

Torture Chamber is about a boy possessed by an evil so powerful no priest can exorcise it. The boy comes back to his hometown after a failed attempt at it with an army of burned children at his command, whom he uses to abduct both innocent and guilty, dragging them to a nearby castle and subjecting them to all sorts of punishment. Bring it on!

The film is rockin' quite the cast, too, including Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Ed Neal (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies), Marilyn Burns (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), and Christie Sanford (Desecration).

"In terms of outright fear, I want to push the envelope right off the table. Religious fanaticism ... eternal damnation.
See full article at Dread Central »

Dante Tomaselli Finally Ready to Open His Torture Chamber

It has been nearly two years since last we spoke about Dante Tomaselli's Torture Chamber, and after quite a few setbacks thankfully the horror gods have finally prevailed! Tomaselli is getting ready to begin filming the movie later this month in New Jersey and New York!

Torture Chamber is about a boy possessed by an evil so powerful no priest can exorcise it. The boy comes back to his hometown after a failed attempt at it with an army of burned children at his command, whom he uses to abduct both innocent and guilty, dragging them to a nearby castle and subjecting them to all sorts of punishment. Bring it on!

The film is rockin' quite the cast, too, including Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Ed Neal (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies), Marilyn Burns (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), and Christie Sanford (Desecration).

"In terms of outright fear,
See full article at Dread Central »

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