After enjoying huge success in 2012, Grimmfest is back to thrill - and chill - Manchester horror fans, with a line-up of scary movies that includes international festival hits, old favourites and cutting edge shorts. There's some great documentary stuff that will really make you think and, of course, there's a party. Screenings will take place in the Dancehouse Theatre, Stockport Plaza and the Lass O'Gowrie.

The festival runs from 3 to 6 October.

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An unfaithful wife faces demonic horrors after her dead lover escapes from Hell.
A janitor is trapped in the toilets when a zombie outbreak strikes the office party.
The Machine
The Machine
A cybernetics expert tries to create an android super-soldier.
Big Bad Wolves
Big Bad Wolves
Two vigilantes kidnap a suspected child-killer.
My Amityville Horror
My Amityville Horror
A documentary about the famous Amityville 'haunting' case focusing on Daniel, who was ten at the time and remembers something very different.
John Dies At The  End
John Dies At The End
Two friends use a drug that enables them to warp space time in an attempt to save the world.
The Wicker Man
The Wicker Man
A policeman gets more than he bargained for on a remote Scottish isle.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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