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Olympics Recap: The brilliant wipeouts of Snowboard Cross. Plus: A touch of Seacrest!

19 February 2014 12:39 AM, PST | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

NBC’s primetime Tuesday coverage of the Olympics was filled with chilly thrilling spills, as crazy weather bedeviled crazier sports. The women competing in the Alpine Giant Slalom faced rough terrain, while the men competing in Snowboard Cross faced rough terrain and the fact that Snowboard Cross is basically a demolition derby without any safety protocols. Summer Olympians Lolo Jones and Lauryn Williams crossed over into a whole new weather pattern, competing in the Women’s Bobsled (or “Bobsleigh,” as they call it in Westeros.)

That all led up to the exciting debut of the Ski Halfpipe…but that all »

- Darren Franich

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Attention J-Horror Fans: Takashi Shimizu's Undiscovered Film Alter Ego Being Released February 18

10 February 2014 8:30 AM, PST | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

It's been awhile since J-horror has been at the forefront of the genre, but it still has a lot of fans so when word of the worldwide release of Alter Ego, an "undiscovered" film from 2002 that Takashi Shimizu was involved with, we figured you'd want to hear about it.

From the Press Release:

Eagle One Media is proud to announce it will distribute Takashi Shimizu’s undiscovered Japanese film Alter Ego to worldwide audiences for the first time.

Shimizu, the famed director behind The Grudge and Ju-on horror franchises, was intimately involved as a supervising director on Alter Ego, and the feature film has never before been released outside of Japan. A North American DVD is set for February 18 with the film immediately available on digital platforms iTunes and Amazon Instant.

Produced by King Records, Alter Ego features the involvement of some of the masters of today’s Japanese horror »

- Debi Moore

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Indie Spotlight

9 February 2014 10:32 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

We return with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s feature includes DVD release details for Chastity Bites, trailers for Alter Ego and Founders Day, The Walking Dead Hawaii poster, reviews for The Halloween Experience: Volume One, Open Grave, and Still: The Web Series, and much more:

Chastity Bites DVD Release Details: “Grand Entertainment Group (Geg) wants You to celebrate “Women in Horror” month this February with the DVD release of Chastity Bites on February 11. The horror-comedy, which has been slaying festival audiences and has been praised by media, is created by a team of strong and vibrant women including writer/producer Lotti Pharriss Knowles, co-producer Wendi Mirabella and executive producer/lead actress Allison Scagliotti (Syfy’s “Warehouse 13″).

Directed by John V. Knowles (Shadow.Net), the film stars Francia Raisa (ABC Family’s “Secret Life of the American Teenager”); Louise Griffiths »

- Tamika Jones

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Insanity Rauns RampAnt in Takashi Shimizu’s Alter Ego

7 February 2014 11:58 AM, PST | Horror News | See recent Horror News news »

Eagle One Media releases undiscovered Takashi Shimizu (The Grudge/Ju-on) horror film Alter Ego on DVD and Digital for the first time!

Eagle One Media is proud to announce it will distributeTakashi Shimizu’s undiscovered Japanese film Alter Ego to worldwide audiences for the first time. Takashi Shimizu, the famed director behind The Grudge and Ju-on horror franchises, was intimately involved as Supervising Director on Alter Ego and the feature film has never before been … Continue reading →

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