L. Gustavo Cooper’s Acclaimed Short Film THE HOME Now Making the Jump To Feature


L. Gustavo Cooper, director of THE DEVIL INCARNATE and most recently JUNE, has been doing a hell of a job making even more of a name for himself with his festival acclaimed short film, THE HOME.  The short, co-written by Cooper and RESOLUTION star Peter Cilella, followed a young woman (played by, in my opinion, […]

Screamfest Hosts L.A. Premiere of Richard Bates, Jr.’s TRASH FIRE; Photos/video included


Richard Bates, Jr.’s TRASH FIRE (hitting limited theaters and VOD on November 4th) has been blowing people away at every festival screening around and it’s really no surprise. One of the most unique and singularly original filmmakers working today, Bates made mouths drop with his feature debut EXCISION and made  just as many laugh with his […]

Shudder Exclusive French Miniseries BEYOND THE WALLS Debuts TODAY!!


Shudder, the all horror streaming service, has quickly made a name for itself as being the go-to destination for quite easily the most comprehensive and all across the board selection of genre films. Whether you’re into slashers, Japanese horror or would even like to know what your favorite horror auteurs prefer (Shudder hosts curated lists […]

Momentum Pictures Acquires Guy Pearce-led film BRIMSTONE; Release Set for March


Confession: Guy Pearce can, in my opinion, do absolutely no wrong. Even in films that I don’t find to be much fun (i.e.- LOCKOUT), Pearce always gives 200% and let’s be honest, just based on L.A. CONFIDENTIAL, the Aussie actor should have a lifetime pass. News that I’m quite excited about, is the newly announced […]



In a day and age where having a camera gives just about anybody free reign to go out and make a short (or feature), it’s rare to see a film possess such skill, precision and cinematic quality as Nikhil Bhagat’s AS THEY CONTINUE TO FALL. Written by SINISTER/DOCTOR STRANGE‘s C. Scott Cargill, the film goes […]

Interview: IOF chats with CLOWNTOWN writer Jeff Miller and Director/Actor Tom Nagel


Oh, clowns. The subjects of fear through the eyes of most children and quite a few adults as well. There’s just something very creepy about them and when tackled correctly, they can make for some serious cinematic scaremakers (see IT for reference). Using the city of Bakersfield, CA’s real life scares (random people dressed as […]

Feminist Thriller WHAT METAL GIRLS ARE INTO Needs Your Help!


Actress Laurel Vail (DELIVERY: THE BEAST WITHIN, CONTRACTED: PHASE TWO) has one hell of a pitch setup for her current crowdfunding venture, the feminist thriller (and her directorial debut), WHAT METAL GIRLS ARE INTO. The film, which focuses on a trio of women heading to a music festival who finds something shocking in the freezer […]

GIVEAWAY – Win a Digital Copy of SCARE CAMPAIGN; From The Makers of 100 BLOODY ACRES!


We absolutely loved Colin and Cameron Cairnes’ 100 BLOODY ACRES. It was a film which had the perfect mix of horror and comedy and that’s a difficult task, getting those two to go together so well. Now returning with the prank gone horribly wrong film SCARE CAMPAIGN, the brothers are bringing back tons of blood […]