Price Goes Up Tomorrow for Frightmare Weekend

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What's that, lady? You want to cover yourself in fake blood and pose in a prom photo with Anthony Michael Hall? Yeah, get in line. This weekend is


, a three-day celebration of gore, grindhouse and general film havoc. Maybe you've heard of a certain 20th Century Fox project called

Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

? Well so did Asylum Films, that crazy little film company that brought you every wonderful Mega (creature) Vs. (animal) osaurus movie you ever hated yourself for loving. Asylum quickly ripped off the Abe flick and modified it, which means you'll get to see

Abraham Lincoln Vs. Zombies

this weekend!

Also, there's a Carrie look-alike prom party (where you can get your picture taken with A.M.H.); a They Live Q&A with Roddy Piper (!!!); a Q&A with the cast of the Walking Dead and a body bag full of awesomely campy movies. See the whole line-up here. Tickets get more expensive tomorrow. (A weekend pass jumps from $65 to $75 and day passes go up $5 a piece.)

Keep the Dallas Observer Free... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Dallas with no paywalls.

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