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Classic big-screen shockers Night of the Living Dead, Psycho, The Exorcist, Halloween, Nosferatu, Carnival of Souls, and Tobe Hooper’s original The Texas Chain Saw Massacre will all screen at the inaugural FEARnyc film festival, the event announced Wednesday. The fest, which takes place Oct. 21 through 27 at Manhattan’s Cinema Village, will also pay tribute to late director Wes Craven, whose widow, Iya Labunka, is appearing at the festival’s awards ceremony.


“This Halloween season, FEARnyc aims to scare the pants off New York City as we present more than 65 new and classic horror films along with an array of cast appearances and special events,” festival founder and director John Capo said in a statement.

More details about the festival can be found at the official FEARnyc website.