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'The Guest,' 'Oculus' lead South by Southwest Midnighters section
'The Guest,' 'Oculus' lead South by Southwest Midnighters section

Adam Wingard’s “The Guest” and Mike Flanagan’s “Oculus” are among the horror films set to screen as part of the Midnighters lineup at the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival in Austin, Texas, organizers announced Wednesday. This year, the Midnighters section will spotlight 10 genre titles. Wingard's ("You're Next") film centers on a soldier concealing dark secrets about his past who pays a visit to the family of a fallen comrade; it premiered last month at the Sundance Film Festival. "Oculus," which stars Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, James Lafferty and Katee Sackhoff, follows two adult...

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