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The H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival returns for it’s 19th Annual event the weekend of April 11-13th, at the historic Hollywood Theatre, with Special Guests Doug Bradley, Kenneth Hite, Michael Cisco, Allen K., Sandy Petersen, S. T. Joshi, Robert M. Price, and Joseph S. Pulver, Sr.
Join us for the best in feature-length Lovecraftian films, short films from independent studios, lively panel discussions of Lovecraftian film and literature, author readings, and the most comprehensive bazaar of Lovecraft and Cthulhu collectibles and merchandise you’ve ever seen!
Feature Films include Curse of the Crimson Altar, featuring Boris Karloff, Christopher Lee, and Barbara Steele, The US Premiere of French creature feature Dead Shadows, the 1970’s classic stop motion monster epic Equinox, The Sunderland Experiment, Lord of Tears, The Ackermonster Chronicles, and more to come. We have over 2 dozen Short Films including Phil Tippett’s: Madgod part 1, Black Sugar, Miskatonic University, Out There directed by Randall Plunkett (the current Lord Dunsany), and many more!
Special events include a Live musical performance of selections from the Dreams in the Witch House Rock Opera (with Douglas Blair Lucek of W.A.S.P.), Carbload for Cthulhu Author Signing, a Live radio play production by the HPLHS, Pickman’s Apprentice, Lovecraft Under the Gun, Art Show, Literary Brunch, Temple of Yog-Sothoth Spaghetti Dinner (tickets sold separately), and more!
The festival promotes the works of H.P. Lovecraft, literary horror, and weird tales through the cinematic adaptations by professional and amateur filmmakers. This is the longest running and largest event of its kind.