Horror Channel FrightFest has today announced the full line-up for the 18th year of the world-renowned horror and fantasy film festival, which will run between August 24th and August 28th at Cineworld Leicester Square and the Prince Charles
Cinema, and features 64 films including 20 World, 22 European and 18 UK Premieres.
The festivities will get underway with the global premiere of Universal’s Cult of Chucky
[watch the trailer here], with writer and director Don Mancini
and stars Jennifer Tilly
and Fiona Dourif
in attendance, alongside the iconic deadly doll of destruction himself.
Two more of the horror genre’s most popular and beloved franchises are given their World Premieres: to celebrate a decade of his cursed Victor Crowley creation, writer/director Adam Green
is returning to FrightFest with a version of Hatchet
never seen before. Plus, there is a presentation of Julien Maury
and Alexandre Bustillo
, the stunning prequel to the terror classic The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.