[10/04/12 - 01:18 PM]
Starz and Encore Serve Up a Halloween Feast Fit for the Flesh Eating, Blood Thirsty and Insatiably Insane in October
Highlights include Encore Family's "Halloween Trick or Treats" stunt on Wednesday, October 31.

[via press release from Starz]


ENCORE SUSPENSE's "Horror District" Offers a Double Dose of Horror Features Each Night Including Night of the Living Dead, The Fog, Species, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Hitchcock's Psycho and More

Beverly Hills, Calif., October 4, 2012 - STARZ and ENCORE are serving up a month-long Halloween feast, guaranteed to satisfy anyone with an appetite for frightful fun. STARZ, STARZ KIDS & FAMILY, ENCORE SUSPENSE and ENCORE FAMILY each offer a Halloween-centric slate in October.

ENCORE SUSPENSE presents "Horror District," which celebrates Halloween each night with a double feature of popular and classic thrillers, beginning at 10pm ET/PT each night in October. Films include the cult-classic Night of the Living Dead, The Fog, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Hitchcock's Psycho and more. The October "Horror District" stunt concludes on Halloween night with Bram Stoker's Dracula.

Bundle up for ENCORE's chilling premiere of "Stephen King's Storm of the Century," beginning Monday, October 29th - Wednesday, October 31st at 8pm ET/PT. The three-part miniseries stars Tim Daly and depicts the impact of a gigantic winter storm on a small town, which is just the beginning of trouble for the neighbors of Little Tall Island, Maine. A marathon will air on Sunday, November 4th at 1:40pm.

ENCORE FAMILY's "Halloween Trick or Treat" marathon begins Wednesday, October 31st at 2:45pm ET/PT, showcasing films such as Ghost Dad, Ghostbusters II, Young Frankenstein and more.

STARZ rings in the frightful festivities on Saturday, October 27th at 9pm ET/PT, as the epic Lycan versus Vampire saga continues in Underworld: Awakening. On Tuesday, October 30th at 8pm ET/PT, STARZ KIDS & FAMILY celebrates light-hearted mischief and true friendship with the presentation of Casper.

See the detailed Halloween schedule below (all times are ET/PT and subject to change):

ENCORE FAMILY's Halloween Trick or Treats - Wednesday, October 31st beginning at 2:45pm 2:45 pm Charlie's Ghost 4:15 pm Ghost Dad 5:40 pm Daffy Duck's Quackbusters 7:00 pm Teen Wolf Too 8:40 pm Ghostbusters II 10:35 pm Young Frankenstein

ENCORE SUSPENSE Presents "Horror District" - nights in October beginning at 10pm

Oct 4 10:00pm - And Soon the Darkness 11:35pm - The Rage

Oct 5 10:00pm - Psycho 11:50pm - Raising Cain

Oct 6 10:00pm - Willard 11:50pm - The Craft

Oct 7 10:00pm - The Wicker Tree 11:40pm - The Fog

Oct 8 10:00pm - Curse of Alcatraz 11:30pm - Freddy vs. Jason

Oct 9 10:00pm - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 11:40pm - When a Stranger Calls

Oct 10 10:00pm - Dead Tone 11:40pm - Frayed

Oct 11 10:00pm - The Birds 12:00am - Ghost Story

Oct 12 10:00pm - Howling II... Your Sister is a Werewolf 11:35pm - The Addiction

Oct 13 10:00pm - The Roommate 11:35pm - Videodrome

Oct 14 10:00pm - Priest 11:30pm - The Serpent and the Rainbow

Oct 15 10:00pm - Dracula II: Ascension 11:30pm - Bloody Murder

Oct 16 10:00pm - Urban Legends: The Final Cut 11:40pm - Species

Oct 17 10:00pm - Species II 11:35pm - Species: The Awakening

Oct 18 10:00pm - Big Bad Wolf 11:40pm - The Wisdom of Crocodiles

Oct 19 10:00pm - Wolf 12:10am - The Fog

Oct 20 10:00pm - The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 11:40pm - The Wicker Tree

Oct 21 10:00pm - Nightmare of Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors 11:40pm - Freddy vs. Jason

Oct 22 10:00pm - Ghost Son 11:40pm - Exorcist II: The Heretic

Oct 23 10:00pm - Species: The Awakening 11:40pm - The Exorcist III

Oct 24 10:00pm - Videodrome 11:30pm - The Serpent and the Rainbow

Oct 25 10:00pm - The Bleeding 11:30pm - Nightwatch

Oct 26 10:00pm - When a Stranger Calls 11:30pm - Urban Legends: The Final Cut

Oct 27 10:00pm - Final Destination 2 11:35pm - The Birds

Oct 28 10:00pm - Let Me In 12:00am - Shocker

Oct 29 10:00pm - Are You Scared? 11:20pm - Are You Scared 2

Oct 30 10:00pm - Priest 11:30pm - Night of the Living Dead (1968) *Halloween*

Oct 31 10:00pm - Bram Stroker's Dracula 12:10am - Children of the Living Dead

About Starz Entertainment

Starz Entertainment, LLC, is a premium movie and original programming entertainment service provider operating in the United States. The company offers 17 premium channels including the flagship STARZ(R) and ENCORE(R) brands with approximately 20.7 million and 34.2 million subscribers respectively. Starz Entertainment airs in total more than 1,000 movies and original series every month across its pay TV channels. Starz Entertainment is recognized as a pay TV leader in providing HD, On Demand, HD On Demand and online advanced services for its STARZ, ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX brands. Starz Entertainment (www.starz.com) is an operating unit of Starz, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ: LMCA).

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