Imagine the movie Home Alone, but instead of the Wet Bandits trying to break into your house, it’s a group of animal-mask-wearing killers.
The film opens like the first draft of a clichéd and formulaic novel, a dark and stormy night. And, there’s murder afoot.
Aside from films, the event also features performance artists and live bands between the screenings. Young enthusiasts, or the children of older ones, are invited to the family friendly movies appropriate for those seven years old and up.
They paid good money to immerse themselves in blood, guts, and gore. The tickets alone weren’t cheap; they paid $178 for a convention that was supposed to happen last summer.