Press Release: DREDD 3D To Premiere At This Year's Fantastic Fest

Press Release: DREDD 3D To Premiere At This Year's Fantastic Fest

Austin's Fantastic Fest has officially announced their movie line up for this year's festival, and among the films being present will be Lionsgate's comic book adaptation Dredd (which will be making its red carpet premiere at the fest).



Austin, TX -- Monday, July 30, 2012 -- Judgement is coming to Fantastic Fest with the red carpet premiere of DREDD 3D and the festival's initial lineup of incredible genre films. Fantastic Fest will take place September 20-27 in Austin, Texas at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar.

The future America is an irradiated waste land. On its East Coast, running from Boston to Washington DC, lies Mega City One - a vast, violent metropolis where criminals rule the chaotic streets. The only force of order lies with the urban cops called "Judges" who possess the combined powers of judge, jury and instant executioner. Known and feared throughout the city, Dredd (Karl Urban) is the ultimate Judge, challenged with ridding the city of its latest scourge - a dangerous drug epidemic that has users of "Slo-Mo" experiencing reality at a fraction of its normal speed. Lionsgate will release DREDD 3D in theaters nationwide on September 21, 2012.

DREDD 3D (2012)
Gala Premiere
Director: Pete Travis, USA, 98 minutes


Click here to check out the Fantastic Fest's full 2012 line up.











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