THE CONVENT/GRAVEDANCERS/BIG ASS SPIDER director has been quite actively lately, with helming everything from the hilariously fun LAVALANTULA (how often do we get what’s basically POLICE ACADEMY reunion?!), the upcoming Dolph Lundgren-led demon hunter film DON’T KILL IT, and one I’m especially excited for, the heist gone wrong film THE LAST HEIST. Featuring punk rock […]
I’m a pretty big advocate of crowd-funding, when it’s done right. Sure there are GoFundMe sites where people will ask you to pay their bills and that’s a bit off putting, but for every one of those, there’s a really cool film, book or invention that you can help get made and receive some awesome […]
10 CLOVERFIELD LANE did quite a number on filmgoers, accomplishing the exact opposite of what audiences were expecting. Was it going to be a shaky as all hell sequel to Matt Reeves’ 2008 masterpiece (yeah, I said it, it’s kind of wonderful in every way)? Where would the film pick up and what would be […]
Roger Corman Classic THE TERROR Gets An HD Upgrade When The Film Detective Releases Digital Restoration Bluray This May!!
The legendary story of Roger Corman’s 1963 thriller THE TERROR is one for the books. It was directed by FIVE directors (including Corman, Jack Nicholson and Francis Ford Coppola just to name a few) and was made in a leftover set from Corman’s previous film, THE HAUNTED PLACE. It’s definitely one for the books. Thanks […]
Trailer for Jill Gevargizian’s Short Film THE STYLIST Hits Internet; Premiering At Etheria Film Night This June!
The trailer to director Jill Gevargizian’s short film The Stylist has made its way online (courtesy of Sixx Tape and The Line Film Co.) and the Najarra Townsend (Contracted) and Jennifer Plas-led film looks like a lot of fun. Set to have its world premiere at Etheria Film Night on June 11 at the Aero […]
This bit of news is something I didn’t expect to find in my inbox last night. It appears that during the recent Texas Frightmare convention, it was announced that a remake/re-imagining of Charles Band’s PUPPET MASTER series was in the works, with BONE TOMAHAWK writer/director S. Craig Zahler penning the script. Partnering up for the […]
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 […]