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Flashback Weekend

Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Convention

Chicago’s Largest & Longest Running Horror Convention

August 8-10, 2014

Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare

5440 N. River Road

Rosemont, IL  60018

TICKETS NOW ON SALE atwww.flashbackweekend.com!

SCROLL DOWN FOR NEW GUEST ANNOUNCEMENTS & EVENT UPDATES

ROBERT ENGLUND

”Freddy Krueger” – “A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET”

ROBERT ENGLUND WILL WEAR THE FREDDY KRUEGER MAKE-UP ONE LAST TIME

AT FLASHBACK WEEKEND on Friday August 8, 2014

Freddy Krueger make-up designed & applied by FX Legend Robert Kurtzman

Robert Englund Flashback Weekend schedule

Friday August 8, 2014

-wearing the Freddy Krueger make-up

Photo-Ops with Robert Englund in the Freddy Krueger make-up

-Robert Englund appears live on stage in the Freddy Krueger make-up

FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS LIVE - Hosted by Svengoolie

Special tickets required for Robert Englund Freddy Krueger make-up events – www.flashbackweekend.com

Sat. & Sun August 8, 2014 – all non-make-up

Signing autographs, photo-ops, Q & A  

PHANTASM” (1979) 35th anniversary reunion

DON COSCARELLI – “PHANTASM” creator  

ANGUS SCRIMM – The Tall Man PHANTASM 1 – 5

REGGIE BANNISTER - ”Reggie”

MICHAEL BALDWIN - ”Mike”

BILL THORNBURY - ”Jody”

KAT LESTER - ”Lady in Lavender”

LANCE HENRIKSEN

ALIENS”, “NEAR DARK”, MILLENNIUM”, “HANNIBAL”

THE SOSKA SISTERS

JEN SOSKA

SYLVIA SOSKA  

“AMERICAN MARY”

ROBERT KURTZMAN

FX MASTER / FILM-MAKER

FRI- APPLYING ROBERT ENGLUND’S FREDDY KRUEGER MAKE-UP

SAT-SUN – APPEARING IN THE CELEBRITY ROOM

KATHARINE ISABELLE

“GINGER SNAPS 1-3”, “FREDDY VS. JASON”, “AMERICAN MARY”,“HANNIBAL”

MONICA KEENA

“FREDDY VS. JASON

TRACI LORDS

“BLADE”, “CRY BABY”

HELLRAISER REUNION

Barbie Wilde – “Female Cenobite”

Nicholas Vince – “Chatterer”

Special HELLRAISER autograph packages will be available at Flashback

Including an authentic personally signed photo by Clive Barker!

ROBERT KERMAN

“CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST”

BOB MURAWSKI

GRINDHOUSE RELEASING CO-FOUNDER

ACADEMY-AWARD WINNING EDITOR

ZACH GALLIGAN

“GREMLINS 1 & 2”, “WAXWORKS 1 & 2”, “HATCHET 3”

AMANDA WYSS

“A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET”, “BETTER OFF DEAD”

RONEE BLAKEY

“A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET”

JENNIFER RUBIN

“NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3”, “BAD DREAMS”

WILLIAM FORSYTHE

“THE DEVILS REJECTS”

CHARLES BAND

FULL MOON CREATOR

CHILDREN OF THE CORN 30thAnniversary

JOHN FRANKLIN

COURTNEY GAINS

TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 REUNION

CAROLINE WILLIAMS

“TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2”

BILL JOHNSON

LEATHERFACE - “TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2”

ROBERT RUSLER

“A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 2”

SEAN CLARK

“HORRORS HALLOWED GROUNDS”

GIGI “Fast Elk” BANNISTER

“PHANTASM 4” effects, “BUBBA HO-TEP”, “BLOODY BLOODY BIBLE CAMP”

Svengoolie

Chicago TV Horror Host legend

THE REGGIE BANNISTER BAND

Reggie Bannister

Paul Werkmeister

Mike Scarlatelli

FACE OFF

Beki Ingram & David “House” Greathouse

SPECIAL EVENTS INCLUDING:

Friday Aug. 8, 2014 

FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS LIVE* – hosted by Svengoolie

Friday Aug. 8, 2014  9:00PM

Featuring Robert Englund’s FINAL appearance in his Freddy Krueger make-up!

FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS LIVE is a live late night Horror talk show hosted by Svengoolie.

Featuring celebrity guests;

Robert Englund wearing his Freddy Krueger make-up

Lance Henriksen

Don Coscarelli

The ELM STREET GIRLS

And many more surprises!

Cash Bar

*Admission to FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS LIVE is exclusive (and included) with the Robert Englund Freddy Krueger Make-Up Photo-Ops.

Get yours at www.flashbackweekend.com

CHARLES BAND – FULL MOON 2014

LIVE STAGE SHOW

SHOCK-O-RAMA ROADSHOW

Friday August 8, 2014- 10:00PM (approx.) following FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS LIVE

Sat. Aug. 9, 2014 

Flashback Weekend costume contest hosted by Svengoolie

Sat. Aug. 9, 2014  4:15PM

Join us Saturday August 9 at 4:15PM in your favorite ghoulish costume for our Ninth Annual Flashback Weekend Costume Contest and compete for fun and prizes! The contest will be hosted by Chicago Television legend “SVENGOOLIE”! All ages welcome!

This event is sponsored by Sinister Visions inc.

Zombie Pin-up Beauty pageant

Sat. Aug. 9, 2014  5:15PM

Attention ladies - put on your sexiest classic pinup outfit and your most gruesome zombie make up, and compete to win the coveted title of Miss Zombie Queen 2014!  To get an idea of what we're looking for, visit thegallery at ZombiePinups.com, and start planning your character NOW!

This event is sponsored by Sinister Visions inc.

PHANTASM STARS LIVE IN CONCERT

(Sat. August 9. 9:00PM)

featuring

THE REGGIE BANNISTER BAND

BILL THORNBURY

KAT LESTER

And more PHAN-tastic surprises!

    

Special Photo-Opportunities by Celeb Photo ops

Celeb Photo-Ops will be providing special photo ops with Flashback Weekend guests.

These are professional photo-op which provide special themes and group poses that you can’t get at table photos with the guests

Special photo-ops including…

Robert Englund wearing his Freddy Krueger make-up for the last time!

Robert Englund (non-make-up)

PHANTASM reunion,

NIGHTMARE ON ELM ST group photos

Robert Englund, Jennifer Rubin and a Elm Street 3 “Let’s Get High” needle glove  

AMERICAN MARY reunion – The Soska Sisters & Katharine Isabelle

Lance Henriksen with ALIEN display

Zach Galligan with Gizmo

and many more.

Photo-op tickets on sale now at
http://celebphotoops.com/event/chicago-flashback-weekend

Visit www.flashbackweekend.com or call (847)[masked] for updates!

Any questions please e-mail us at[masked] or call (847)[masked].

Looking forward to seeing everyone in August!

Cheers,

Mike and Mia

Flashback Weekend

(847)[masked]

www.flashbackweekend.com

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  • Mike M.

    It just keeps getting bigger and better

    August 11, 2014

  • Anthony C.

    Look for my table I will have a Leaf blower massacre 2 shirt on .

    2 · August 7, 2014

  • Tye A.

    Hello fellow horror fanatics!

    Finally! My second feature film under paperboatpictures.com is coming! Please watch the video pitch below, a horror film presently titled " The Disturbed" based on the graphic novel of the same title. High number of votes get a chance for a film funding.

    Vote NOW and support the independent film market! SEE YOU ALL on Friday!

    http://www.letsmakeamovie.ca/watch/the-disturbed

    Also see the trailer of my first feature length zombie movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-5wOgaTcKY

    Awards in: Cannes, Hong Kong, Philippines, Korea, Spain : Under Multivisionnaire for Sales and Distribution, google "the Grave bandits" for review

    www.paperboatpictures.com

    1 · July 23, 2014

  • Mike M.

    Profits from Flashback Weekend go to paying for the digital projector at the Midway Drive-in.

    July 2, 2014

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