If you love horror, AMC FearFest is back and happy to scare you!

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AMC's Annual FearFest programming event is a nice alternative for fans of actual horror as a opposed to FreeForm's "We're gonna show Hocus Pocus for 31 days straight."

According to ComicBook.com, the 2018 FearFest is gonna have a lot of cool stuff, including:

Halloween Marathon – features Halloween 1-6, Halloween H20: 20 Years Later, and Halloween (2007). Airs the following days:

  • Sunday, October 10th at 7:29 a.m. ET - 7:34 p.m. ET (Features the 40th Anniversary of Halloween)
  • Thursday, October 18th at 9 a.m. ET - 5:40 a.m. ET
  • Friday, October 19th at 9 a.m. ET - 11:35 p.m. ET
  • Monday, October 29th – Wednesday, October 31st 9 a.m. ET - 5:45 a.m. ET

The Exorcist Marathon – airs Monday, October 15th at 8 p.m. ET - 3:55 a.m. ET (Features The Exorcist II, III, and the 45th Anniversary of The Exorcist)

Day of the Undead Marathon – airs Tuesday, October 16th at 11:20 a.m. ET - 10 p.m. ET (Features 28 Days Later, Shaun of the Dead, Day of the Dead, Return of the Living Dead, and the 25th Anniversary of Army of Darkness.)

AMC Double Feature: Chucky – airs Wednesday, October 17th at 8 p.m. ET - 12:10 a.m. ET (Features Curse of Chucky and Cult of Chucky)

Stephen King Marathon – airs Saturday, October 20th at 6:30 a.m. ET - 5:45 a.m. ET (Features Silver Bullet, Thinner, Misery, The Mist, Firestarter, The Dead Zone, Graveyard Shift, 1408, Carrie,and the 35th Anniversary of Christine)

Slasher-thon – airs Monday, October 22nd at 9 a.m. ET - 10 p.m. ET and Tuesday, October 23rd at 9 a.m. ET - 12:10 a.m. (Features Halloween H20: 20 Years Later, Halloween, Friday the 13th, Curse of Chucky, Cult of Chucky, Wes Craven’s New Nightmare, House of Wax, Scream 4, The Gallows, Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare, Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh, and the premieres of Final Destination 2 and 3)

AMC Premiere Event: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – premieres Wednesday, October 24th at 8 p.m. ET

Demons Inside Marathon – airs Thursday, October 25th at 10 a.m. ET - 3:40 a.m. ET (Features Annabelle, Exorcist II-III, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, The Omen, Prince of Darkness, and the 45th Anniversary of The Exorcist)

Hellraiser Marathon – airs Friday, October 26th at 9 a.m. ET - 12:30 a.m. ET (Features Hellraiser, Hellraiser III, Hellraiser: Revelations, and the premieres of Hellraiser IV-VIII.)

Friday the 13th Marathon – airs Saturday, October 27th at 5 p.m. ET - 6 a.m. ET and Sunday, October 28th at 6 a.m. ET - 5:23 p.m. ET (Features Friday the 13th I-IX, and Friday the 13th)

Eli Roth's History of Horror will premiere new episodes on Sunday nights at 12 a.m. ET beginning on October 14th.


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