Saturday 4 October 2014

October Horror

It's Halloween month so that means lots of horror happenings around the city.

It could happen.

Oct 3 -21 Wes Craven's Dreams, Screams, and Nightmares

A retrospective on Wes Craven's oeuvre. Screenings at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

Oct 3 - 12 Kite

A live-action adaptation of the controversial and acclaimed anime of the same name. Screening at the *Royal Cinema.

Oct 3 - 9 Inner Demons

A mockumentary made in the style of a reality TV show about interventions. In this "episode," the subject is a girl suffering from drug addictions. Or is it possession? Screens at Yonge-Dundas.

Oct 8 - The Black Museum

Toronto's monthly horror lecture series presents Playtime is Over: Killer Dolls in Horror. The Royal Cinema, 9pm.

Oct 10 - 31 Haunted Streets of Downtown Toronto

Muddy York Walking Tours has nightly ghost walks through downtown. Tours start at 7pm outside the ROM.

Oct 17 - Screamers

Wonderland stays open late between October 17 and November 1. Thrilling rides and haunted houses.

Oct 25 - Zombie Walk

And Halloween Parade! Registration is still open. Walk begins at 3pm at Nathan Phillips Square.

Beginning Oct 31 - Evil Dead the Musical

It's exactly what it sounds like (read: awesome). At the Randolph Theatre. Ends November 9.

Beginning Oct 31 - Stanley Kubric Exhibition and Film Series

An exhibit of props and miniatures from Kubric's films. The exhibition and film series at TIFF Bell Lightbox. Ends January 25.

*The Royal has a great Halloween programme, including Monster Squad, Beetlejuice, and Night of the Creeps.

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