Film4 FrightFest 2014 guest line-up announced

29 Jul, 2014
by Film4 Team

This year’s Film4 FrightFest guest list brings together the great, the grand and the gifted as over 100 filmmakers, performers, writers and producers from all over the world make their way to the Vue West End in London.

Robert Englund

He lit up the 1980s and 1990s genre landscape with one of the classic horror performances of all time as Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare On Elm Street. Cue rounds of ecstatic applause for the one and only Robert Englund who …

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I Survived A Zombie Holocaust

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The Babadook

1. The Babadook

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