2-day horror and cult film event brings legendary actors, a massive vendor market, live music and exclusive screenings to Toronto
Returning to Toronto for the first time since 2019, horror and cult film convention HORROR-RAMA returns to art culture event space 918 Bathurst for two-days of celebrity encounters, live music, vintage 16mm film screenings, a massive two-floor horror vendors market and much more!
Running October 1st and 2nd with a special opening night event on September 30th, HORROR-RAMA 2022 will welcome legendary celebrity guests like Hammer Horror icon Caroline Munro (DRACULA AD 1972, CAPTAIN KRONOS: VAMPIRE HUNTER, MANIAC), ’70s TV and SALEM’S LOT star Lance Kerwin, RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD and FRIDAY THE 13th PART 6 actor Thom Mathews, Canadian genre staples Lynne Griffin (BLACK CHRISTMAS, CURTAINS), Lisa Langlois (CLASS OF 1984, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME), Lesleh Donaldson (FUNERAL HOME, CURTAINS), horror comic and magazine artist Suspiria Vilchez, movie poster artist Andrew Barr and many more.
For the opening Friday night party, Langlois and Donaldson will host a special in-house 40th anniversary 16mm screening of their 1982 Toronto-shot killer rat classic DEADLY EYES. Saturday night, Munro will host a special “Hammer Glamour” screening party, featuring a costume contest and a rare 16mm film screening of DRACULA AD 1972. Both original prints come from the personal collection of HORROR-RAMA co-founder Chris Alexander and both are special ticketed events.
Throughout the 2-day event, HORROR-RAMA offers a massive 2-floor vendors market, an international short film festival spotlighting the best in new horror cinema, live performances from ghoulish theremin-fueled surf-shock band NIGHT CHILL and much more. The show is sponsored by Severin Films, BLOOD IN THE SNOW FILM FESTIVAL and Full Moon Features and is a fully licensed event.
Daily tickets, special event party tickets and weekend passes can be purchased at www.HorrorRamaCanada.com. Tickets will also be available at the door.
HORROR-RAMA is an annual horror film culture celebration founded by Luis Ceriz, mastermind behind iconic Toronto cult film video store institution Suspect Video and Chris Alexander, film director, musician, writer, author and former editor of FANGORIA magazine. The show is operated by Ceriz, Alexander, horror movie producer Cheryl Singleton and actor/director Ali Chappell. Since its inception, HORROR-RAMA has welcomed international guests such as Lamberto Bava, Dee Wallace, Mink Stole, Frank Henenlotter, Lisa Marie, Cherie Curie, Linnea Quigley, Mick Garris, William Lustig, Nivek Ogre, Barbie Wilde, Tom Savini and dozens more. More information on the show can be found at the official site www.HorrorRamaCanada.com
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