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Win A Trip To The Fantasia Film Festival This Summer

So than this happened. Somehow this email was redirected to my junk mail, but thank God I checked the folder because this is great news. is giving away a trip to my favorite film festival in the world and  the world’s largest genre fest: The Fantasia International Film Festival, held here in Montreal! Check out the press release for full details. You’re not going to want to miss this.

Online Cult, Horror and Exploitation DVD Store sending one lucky winner and a guest to North America’s largest genre film festival!


Philadelphia, PA May 17th, 2011 – (, a DVD and VOD retailer specializing in unusual Cult, Horror and Exploitation Cinema, announced today the launch of a contest that will send one lucky winner and a guest to 2011’s Fantasia International Film Festival (, Since its founding in 1996, the Montreal-based festival has earned a reputation as the most outstanding and largest genre film festival in North America. Fantasia has hosted the world premieres of Repo: The Genetic Opera, Midnight Meat Train, Dread and more. Noted guests at previous installments of the festival have included John Carpenter, Eli Roth, Johnnie To, H.G. Lewis and more.  This year’s festival runs from July 14th-August 7th, 2011., where online shoppers can find everything from sordid homemade horror flicks to mind-blowing psychotronic 1970s cult films to the best (and worst) in grindhouse cinema and beyond, is offering the Grand Prize winner two airline tickets to Montreal, three nights of hotel accomodations and two VIP passes courtesy of Fantasia. In addition to the grand prize, is offering one First Prize winner a $200 shopping spree and five Second Prize winners $50 shopping sprees.


While Fantasia’s finalized line-up is still yet to be revealed, audiences can expect a roster of films and guests that will easily rival past installments of the festival. “Fantasia is ramping up for another boundary-blasting three-week-long showcase of cult and genre film delights, and we’ve got some amazing surprises in store. As always, there will be a veritable feast of premieres and special guests, with high profile premieres alongside challenging works by emerging directors…. It’s going to be a banner year, that’s a guarantee!” proclaimed a very enthused Kier-La Janisse, Development Coordinator for the festival and Editor of Fantasia‘s Spectacular Optical Magazine.

“We’re absolutely thrilled to be partnering with the folks at Fantasia for this contest. Among genre movie fans, their reputation is top-notch. If you look at the incredible guests they’ve lined up in the past and the films they’ve shown or premiered, it ends up looking like the cult & horror Hall of Fame. I think our customers are going to go absolutely nuts for this contest,” noted Dan Reed, Managing Editor of

To enter the contest, simply make any purchase at between now and June 20th, 2011 and you’ll automatically be entered to win.  This contest can also be entered without purchase by sending a self-addressed postcard to TLA’s corporate office. For complete details, rules and restrictions related to this contest, visit

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