The “Boston Underground Film Festival” (http://bostonunderground.org) at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge, MA is a hub for early film festival favorites, diverse programming, film culture and community along with multiple blocks of diverse short filmmaking visions. Whether it’s the celebration of local filmmaking talent with the “Homegrown Horror” short film block curated by Chris Hallock […]
When it came to DARK SKIES/LEGION director Scott Stewart’s segment for the horror anthology, HOLIDAYS, the director gave genre fans something very different than expected. A story of a man who goes to some interesting lengths to get a popular Virtual Reality gift for his wife’s Christmas gift, the segment shows how little mistakes can end […]
At last year’s Fantasia Film Festival, one film that really left me with quite the gut punch reaction, was Victor Zarcoff’s SLUMLORD (review). It told a story of a young couple being stalked and watched (via cameras) by their creepy and almost silent landlord. While the concept might seem a bit “been there, done that”, SLUMLORD […]
Nick Simon’s terrifying slasher film THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS is currently impressing audiences in theaters and on VOD and rightfully so, it’s scary as hell. A very unique approach to the genre, TGITP bypasses a lot of horror tropes, giving horror fans something different and is a film that will most definitely stay with you […]
Guest Interview: Amanda Rebholz Talks I’M DREAMING OF A WHITE DOOMSDAY/THE STALL With Mike Lombardo!!
*Editor’s Note – Up and coming horror journalist Amanda Rebholz spoke with Indie horror director Mike Lombardo and we’re excited as hell to share it with you fright fanatics! We’re definitely looking forward to hearing more from both Amanda and Mike Lombardo! – Jerry “Mike Lombardo: Reel Splatter, Surreal Talent” by Amanda Rebholz Several […]
Icons of Fright Talks Westerns and More With KILL OR BE KILLED Directors JUSTIN MEEKS & DUANE GRAVES
The western subgenre has seen somewhat of a resurgence lately, with films like Quentin Tarantino’s HATEFUL 8 and S. Craig Zahler’s shocking BONE TOMAHAWK. Hitting the market (available on DVD now) and adding to that resurgence, is directors Justin Meeks and Duane Graves’ excellent entry, KILL OR BE KILLED. Revolving around a group of outlaws […]