Icons of Fright SXSW Interview: Director Jason Krawczyk Talks HE NEVER DIED!!

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Giving genre fans a film that bypasses the typical in your face approach in favor of subtlety, Jason Krawczyk’s SXSW hit HE NEVER DIED offered up one hell of a performance by the film’s lead, former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins. Everything about the film is an unexpected treat. and was easily one of the […]

SXSW Review: HE NEVER DIED

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The mention of Henry Rollins tends to bring the idea of a ticking time bomb, ready to blow at any second. The former Black Flag/Rollins Band front-man is known for his colossal amount of energy and pretty strong presence in general. Having previously appeared in films like FEAST and TV shows such as Sons of […]

SXSW Q&A: CROW HAND!!! Director Brian Lonano!!

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As previously reported (review), the short film CROW HAND!!! was one of our favorite shorts at this year’s SXSW festival, and we thought we’d ask director Brian Lonano a few questions about what in the living hell inspires such a funny yet gruesome (and lovable) short film. Check it out when you get a chance, […]

SXSW Review: WE ARE STILL HERE

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There comes a time in every subgenre of horror, when as viewers, we’ve just seen it all. Slasher films lost their edge a few years into the ‘80s and the teenage whodunit horror films of the late ‘90s lost their appeal not long after making their mark. In the last few years, the haunted house […]

Icons of Fright SXSW Interview: Director Mickey Keating Talks POD, RITUAL, DARLING and CARNAGE PARK!!

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One of the most anticipated “midnight” movies at this year’s SXSW (South by Southwest) festival, is director Mickey Keating’s POD, the follow-up to Keating’s VERY entertaining 2013 low-budget yet high on thrills film RITUAL. While RITUAL was a scary and tense film about two people being stalked by a cult, POD deals with very different […]

SXSW Review: CROW HAND!!!

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Sure, festival season is the time when you get to see some spectacular films, genre and otherwise, films that end up going on to viewer and critical acclaim. This year’s SXSW (South by Southwest) is already making waves, with the premiere of THE INVITATION showing attendees that they need to be ready for some solid […]