— Bunny Voodoo, President and Evil Overlord of Blood Over Texas. Pricing is determined by guests’ management and is subject to change without notice. Circulation, As Hollywood itself began transitioning away from traditional Western stories, Leone explored the end of the American Far West through a story of how the railroad system eroded the need for cowboys. Characters like Cowboys owner Norm Oglesby (Steve Martin) and film producer Albert Brown (Chris Tucker) are willing to dehumanize Billy with smiles on their faces, and over the course of the film, Billy watches as the nuances of his story are replaced with corporate truisms and empty promises. Police officers wore summer shirts, not the SWAT team military gear that can antagonize protesters. For live shadow cast information, click here. Ford’s audacious film begins with a strained correspondence between art gallery owner Susan Marrow (Amy Adams) and her ex-husband Edward (Jake Gyllenhaal), an author who sends her a copy of his latest work. As with the lives lost in Louisiana and Minnesota, the murdered officers in Dallas now cry out to us for something better, for a fresh and far stronger resolve to repair relations in the cause of law enforcement and to stem the nation’s bleeding. Texas Frightmare Weekend is the Southwest's premiere horror convention. The new dates for HFTH 7: Nov. 20 & 21, 2021. Engaging with our readers is essential to the Observer's mission. Fonda had been known as one of Hollywood’s most iconic friendly faces, and seeing him weaponize his charisma and become a sociopath capable of murdering entire families is chilling. SHOPPING: Each vendor will be organized into a category to make it easy for online shoppers to creep through. Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas. Calling all bodies. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy. Calling all bodies. ... 3699 McKinney Avenue in West Village Dallas, TX 75204 (214) 520-0394. With every Halloween season comes an expectation for movie fans to prioritize their viewings around the horror genre. This editorial has been updated to reflect news developments. Sign up to the e-newsletter to receive horror updates. As the tour culminates in Lynn’s hometown of Dallas, where he’s set to make an appearance at the Dallas Cowboys' Thanksgiving home game, Lynn wonders why he is a sensation and what he represents. “It looked like an execution, honestly,” Ismael Dejesus said after witnessing the assassination of a policeman, captured on video. The leftist mob likely killed a business owner in Dallas tonight. Formally, Blood Over Texas Fiends, the new group page will be for Texas-only and horror-only events. Sign up for our Event Notification emails to keep up-to-date with upcoming events. You can get more up-to-date info on our FB event page HERE. As you know, the world has changed for all of us and the future for large gatherings is in limbo. Located in Dallas, TX we're one the largest horror convention in Texas. Horror films are an important part of film history, and many of them are essential viewing for cinephiles. Luckily we have tons of space. We are looking at the situation on a month-to-month situation to see when, and if, it will be safe to get this bloody sleigh rolling again. WE ARE VERY EXCITED TO BE ALIVE IN OUR NEW SKIN. Careers, “This must stop, this divisiveness between our police and our citizens,” said Dallas’s police chief, David Brown, who is black. As you might have expected, we are still in waiting limbo to open up vendor sales for this year’s Horror For The Holidays 7. A Dallas business owner attempted to save his shop tonight with a large sword. Killer Joe (2011) Based on a play by the legendary Tracy Letts and directed by the great William Friedkin (no stranger to horror or thriller films, as he directed The Exorcist and The French Connection), the controversial Killer Joe was the rare mainstream American film to receive the dreaded NC-17 rating. Support Us Here’s to another great year of holiday horror! We can’t wait to conjure up another stellar holiday event for you fiends! We have big plans on improving it the best we can. Events for 2018 are in the making so please check our UPCOMING EVENTS page for upcoming fun, unique and bloody good B.O.T. We will get through this together. Use of this website constitutes acceptance of our terms of use, our cookies policy, and our privacy policy. We can’t wait to brush bat wings with our fellow horror family soon! Ha! Thank you so much for all of your continuing support! In mere hours, the carnage left the country with a wrenching shift: from grieving the latest black victims of police shootings in Minnesota and Louisiana to grieving for the police officers slain so viciously in Dallas. (B.O.T. Join TEXAS HORROR EVENTS and add your Texas horror events or find out about other horror events happening need you. As Susan’s real life collapses around her, the world of the novel begins to occupy more of her headspace; Nocturnal Animals may not strictly be a “horror” film, but it says a lot about our fascination with scary stories. Please keep an eye out on our FB event page for up-to-date announcements. Theatre. COMMENTARY. Which means they have been hand-picked and certified to be horror-approved! • BLOOD BAZAAR Online will be up on November 21st, 2020 (the scheduled date for what was going to be HFTH 7) and will be left up until December 31st for all of your holiday shopping. It’s not hard to see why; Killer Joe relishes, and even satirizes, the lengths people will go to fulfill their own greed through the twisted story of the drug dealer Chris (Emile Hirsch) who persuades his family to put a hit on their mother in order to obtain her inheritance. The devastating attack wounded seven other officers and two civilians. Dallas Restaurant Directory: Takeout/Delivery/Dine-in, The Best Halloween Costumes Based on New Film and TV Characters, Things to Do: Halloween Is Still Happening in Dallas, and Here Are Some Options. The twist, of course, is that these characters are also played by Gyllenhaal and Adams, making Edward’s intentions for writing the novel and sending it to Susan even murkier. Join TEXAS HORROR EVENTS and add your Texas horror events or find out about other horror events happening need you. Not only will I get the much needed extra help for this event, I get to spend time with my besties. You can get more info in the Events drop down menu, but for now, it’s a save the date announcement. The online showcase will feature many of the vendors that show their evil wares at our big Horror For The Holidays events. As always, returning vendors will be emailed before this date to register. Stay tuned for more info! Our vendors are from Texas — so when you shop from them — you shop local! We have an all girl dream team this year! It’s a broad genre that contains films as emotionally taxing as Rosemary’s Baby or Suspiria, but also films that are as fun and playful as An American Werewolf in London and Evil Dead II. Try not to SCREAM... for a ton of jaw-dropping interactive shows and exciting guests. horror events. There are films that fall just outside of the “horror” label that we think should still be part of your slate of Halloween picks — whether these are films that wrestle with conspiracy theories, reveal the repugnant nature of their characters, or torment viewers through suspense, we can guarantee that these Texas-themed non-horror movies will still leave you spooked. In the aftermath, possible motives will be ticked off for the killer and any accomplices. ©2020 Dallas Observer, LP. But the police and protesters alike could only wonder what might truly account for such a level of atrocity. Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) becomes a viral sensation and is dispatched on a nationwide tour celebrating his bravery. VENDOR SIGN UPS FOR HFTH 6 ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED. However, a full month of horror movies may leave viewers looking for something outside of the genre that can still fulfill their desire to be unnerved, disturbed and even scared. With everything being so terrible lately, we hope to spread a little Christmas fear with something to look forward to when, hopefully, things get back to normal.