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Three Clips From Chiller's "Killer Legends"

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:32

“Killer Legends” is Chiller TV’s latest special, airing this coming Sunday, March 16th.

Bloody Disgusting now has three clips from the special, hosted and directed by Josh Zeman (Cropsey), and exploring true crime stories behind popular urban legends.

The hair-raising two-hour event, which begins at 8 PM ET, focuses on four timeless urban legends that haunt the psyche of the American public. This horror documentary follows filmmakers Joshua Zeman and Rachel Mills as they investigate the true crimes that may have spawned these urban legends while exploring how these myths evolved and why we continue to believe.

The documentary probes the following legends:

The Candyman: The film takes viewers to Houston, Texas, to explore the legend of tainted candy that strikes fear in parents every Halloween. Though the legend is prolific, in actuality there is only one documented case of a child dying from tainted candy: 8-year-old Timothy O’Bryan. Timothy was poisoned on Halloween by a real-life miscreant who used the legend to hide his crime, earning him the nickname “The Candyman.”

The Babysitter and the Man Upstairs: As the legend goes, a babysitter tormented by a twisted caller learns that the sadistic calls are coming from inside the house. While the babysitter has become the go-to victim in so many of our horror films, does the same hold true in real life? Tragically, the answer is yes…as our filmmakers discover in the unsolved case of Janett Christman, a babysitter who was slain in Columbia, Missouri, in 1950.

The Hookman: The filmmakers investigate the “Moonlight Murders” of Texarkana that some believe sparked “The Hook” urban legend of the 1950’s and 60’s. Based upon the legend of two teens lovers terrorized by a madman with a hook for a hand, we will investigate this real life case of a killer known as “The Phantom,” who in 1946 attacked five couples parked on lovers’ lanes. This unsolved crime has created its own unique urban legend in Texarkana, perpetuated by a town that refuses to forget.

The Killer Clown: In Chicago, the filmmakers investigate the “phantom clown” scares that have been spontaneously occurring since the 1980s. In cities across the globe, clowns have been spotted in vans trying to snatch children. Is this just a case of hysteria, manifested by fears of coulrophobia (the fear of clowns), or is there something much more serious at work? As we explore Chicago’s creepy clown past, from John Wayne Gacy to Bozo, we attempt to answer the question of how clowns became so evil and why they continue to haunt our nightmares.

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This 'The Raid 2' Making-Of Featurette Is 10-Minutes Long!!

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:19

Easily one of the most anticipated action films is years is Gareth Evans’ The Raid 2: Berandal, which Ryan Daley raved about out of the Sundance Film Festival.

Rarely shared before a film’s release, check out a lengthy 10-minute behind-the-scenes featurette for the action epic opening here in the States on March 28. That’s like getting the Blu-ray extra features before the pic is even in theaters!!

Starring The Raid‘s Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian and Donny Alamsyah, as well as Julie Estelle (Kuntilanak), “Rookie Jakarta cop Rama (Uwais) thought the battle was over and was finally able to resume a normal life. After fighting his way out of a building filled with gangsters and madmen – a fight that left the bodies of police and gangsters alike piled in the halls. He couldn’t have been more wrong.

Formidable though, they may have been Rama’s opponents in that fateful building were nothing more than small fish swimming in a pond much larger than he ever dreamed possible. With Rama’s triumph over the small fry, he has attracted the attention of the predators farther up the food chain. Rama now needs to protect his family, who are at risk, one choice remains, to protect his infant son and wife. To do so he must go undercover to enter the criminal underworld himself and climb through the hierarchy of competing forces until it leads him to the corrupt politicians and police pulling the strings at the top of the heap. And so Rama begins a new odyssey of violence, a journey that will force him to set aside his own life and history and take on a new identity as the violent offender “Yuda.”

In prison he must gain the confidence of Uco – the son of a prominent gang kingpin – to join the gang himself, laying his own life on the line in a desperate all-or-nothing gambit to bring the whole rotten enterprise to an end.

Check out a whopping 75+ images!

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[Next On] "Bates Motel" and "Those Who Kill" Promos

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:18

Airing back-to-back on A&E Monday nights are both “Bates Motel” and “Those Who Kill”, who popular genre series.

I was one of the sympathizers of the first season of “Bates,” but after two absolutely dreadful episodes here in the second season, I’m about ready to tap out. Last night’s episode was dreadful. With the introduction of a new family member, I can only hope next week’s Episode 2.03, “Caleb”, restores my faith. In it, “Dylan tries to bridge the gap between Norma and her brother Caleb, who shows up at the motel. Norma meets an ally in her battle to stop the bypass. Emma’s memorial for a friend leads to a new relationship. Norman falls under the influence of a townie girl.

We also have a promo for next week’s “Those Who Kill,” Episode 2.03 “Rocking the Boat.” In it, “As the killing escalates, Catherine uses the investigation of the two victims to push Thomas to research her allegations further.” I haven’t been able to catch last night’s episode just yet, but I did enjoy the season premiere quite a bit.

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[TV] "Constantine" Kicks His Smoking Habit?

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:06

One of the biggest changes to modern television is that protagonists are no longer perfect – in fact, most of them carry one major affliction that helps the audience sympathize with them.

This is why DC Comics’ “Hellblazer” lead, Constantine, was ahead of his time. The dude smoked like a chimney, almost to a fault. Ironically, while modern television loves a character who has serial mental issues or past drug addictions, they frown upon characters who smoke – especially on a network. Go figure. While I’m wholly against cigarettes, if it’s a character’s trait to smoke, so be it…

Rogue caught up with story writer and executive producer David S. Goyer who told the studio that the battle with NBC to keep the “Constantine” lead piping is still ongoing:

That’s a tricky one on network TV. We’re negotiating right now. He will have his signature trench coat and skinny tie. I would say that the show clings more closely to the source material then the film did. Even though the film was interesting.

“Criminal Minds” alum Matt Ryan stars as John Constantine in the drama based on the “Hellblazer” graphic novels.

“Constantine” centers on master of the occult John Constantine, who struggles with his faith as he is haunted by the sins of his past and is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness.

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[Random Cool] These Guitars Look Like They Could Decapitate Any Crowd Heckler

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 09:00

I caught wind of Monson Guitars when I saw a picture of Yob vocalist/guitarist Mike Schmidt on Tool‘s website and I wanted to know more about his guitar. Well, I found the guitar website and immediately felt slightly intimidated as each axe looks like it’s meant to not only emit some badass metal but also cut a swath through an offending crowd. Seriously, just take a look at the gallery I’ve got below and tell me I’m wrong.

Oh, and make sure to head to Monson Guitars’ official website to see a ton more badass instruments.

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[Podcast] News From The Crypt EP 69: Bruiser

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 22:00

The gangs all here to take a look back at a George A. Romero film you all may not remember (or have ever seen), the 2000 American-French thriller Bruiser!

We also pay our respects towards two of the greatest guys to hit the film industry, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Harold Ramis. And as always we have a slew of Blu-Ray reviews to go through including the “Eye Catching” Dario Argento’s Dracula 3-D! This is an episode you do NOT want to miss.

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Unnecessary Censorship Makes 'The Last Of Us' Better

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 20:14

When you think about The Last of Us, funny isn’t likely to be among the words that cross your mind. It’s an incredibly grim game, but thanks to a little inappropriate censorship and an abundance of juvenile humor — two things I can always appreciate — YouTuber Normal Difficulty has injected some comedy into Naughty Dog’s masterpiece.

See what a few strategically placed bleeps and a bit of pixelation can do to a game after the break.

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'ObsCure' Series Brings A Double Dose Of Survival Horror To Steam

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 19:44

Back in February, developer Mighty Rocket announced their plans to bring the ObsCure series to Steam. Today, they made good on that. Both ObsCure and its sequel, ObsCure: The Aftermath are now available for $6.99 and $9.99 respectively. Both games offer a few new features, including 16:9 presentation and full controller support.

If you’re interested in getting one, or both, you can find ObsCure and ObsCure: The Aftermath on Steam.

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[Tribeca '14] 'Der Samurai' Still Leaves a Mess of Blood!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:46

Part of this years Tribeca Film Festival line up is Till Kleinert’s German horror Der Samurai.

While we already shared one pic, we have a really bloody new still that we’re excited to debut.

A samurai-wielding figure wearing a white dress lurks menacingly in the forest, waiting to descend upon an unsuspecting village in the muddy backwaters of rural East Germany. As heads roll with each stroke of his sword. Dutiful, straight-laced cop Jakob becomes increasingly powerless to resist the draw of the Samurai’s feral otherness. The two enter into a bizarre folie à deux as Jakob is forced to confront his own carnal impulses that he has long sought to repress.

The 13th edition of the Festival will take place from April 16th to April 27th in New York City.

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[Books] Anne Rice Announces "Prince Lestat", Sequel To "Queen of the Damned"!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:49

Even though horror author Anne Rice had dubbed the “Vampire Chronicles” over back in 2008, she’s secretly been writing the “big” official sequel to her 1988 “Queen of the Damned,” “Prince Lestat.”

The 11th installment will be arriving on bookshelves October 28, she revealed on the podcast The Dinner Party with Christopher Rice and Eric Shaw Quinn.

Co-hosted by Rice’s son, she told explained “I am at last able to announce my up-and-coming new novel. The title is ‘Prince Lestat,’ and it is a big ‘Vampire Chronicle.’

It’s all about Lestat [de Lioncourt] and all about the vampires and what they’re doing right now, how they’re coming to terms with everything that’s happened to them and how Lestat is dealing with demands from all sides that he step forward and become the leader of the tribe,” she revealed.

“Queen of the Damned is the sequel to “Interview with the Vampire.” Both were adapted for the big screen. Studios have been developing a new film for years now.

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True Crime Thriller 'The Devil's Knot' Gets Official Trailer

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:26

Set for release on May 9 is Image Entertaiment’s crime thriller Devil’s Knot, which now has an official trailer.

Devil’s Knot, about the West Memphis Three killings, stars Colin Firth and Reese Witherspoon. The film, which received mostly mixed reviews at Toronto, is based on Mara Leveritt’s book “Devil’s Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three.”

“Devil’s Knot tells the compelling story of three teenagers accused of the brutal 1993 murder of three 8-year old boys in Memphis, Ark. – two of them sentenced to life imprisonment and one to death. The film explores the lives of deeply misunderstood outsiders, their families and communities, and their darkest fantasies. The conviction of the West Memphis Three – Damien Echols, Jesse Misskelley, Jr., and Jason Baldwin – riled the American justice system, shocked a tightly knit religious town and outraged the nation.

The film was written by Scott Derrickson (Sinister) and Paul Harris Boardman, who also produced alongside Elizabeth Fowler, Richard Saperstein, Clark Peterson and Christopher Woodrow of Worldview Entertainment.

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[SXSW '14] Epic 'Godzilla' Poster Celebrates 60th Anniversary!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:18

Yahoo! unveiled this absolutely incredible Mondo poster for the SXSW premiere of the newly restored Gojira, the first ever Godzilla film from 1954.

Austin-based design studio Mondo commissioned an exclusive poster for the new big-screen version coming this summer. Designed by Phantom City Creative, it shows the big beastie literally rising out of the smoke of a smoldering city.

Explains the site, the design of the new “Godzilla” is directly inspired by the classic look of the creature from the 1954 original movie.

Gareth Edwards, the director of the new version, will be hosting a screening of the classic monster movie at the Ritz Alamo Theater in downtown Austin. The screening of the restored original Japanese version with 40 minutes not seen in the American edit is on Tuesday, Mar. 11 at 9:30pm, and attendees will receive a copy of the limited-edition poster.

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Erin Moriarty Goes From 'Ouija' to the 'Crawlspace'

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:11

Hot off her role as Woody Harrelson’s daughter in HBO’s epic “True Detective,” and soon to be seen in Ouija, Erin Moriarty has now landed the lead role in New Line’s Crawlspace, per Variety.

The story follows a relocated family who moves into a new home where the previous inhabitants mysteriously were killed by a murderer living in the walls.

Phil Claydon will direct with The Conjuring’s Peter Safran producing along with Rick Alvarez.

Gary Dauberman penned the script. Dave Neustadter and Walter Hamada will oversee for New Line.

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[TV] "True Detective" Season 2: Strong Women and the Occult!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 17:03

I finally got to sit down and enjoy the finale of HBO’s inaugural season of “True Detective”, which started off like a classic genre film and ending with a burst of terror. While this season wasn’t horror per se, it definitely touched upon something larger. Taking cues from “American Horror Story”, the show is an anthology telling a new story with fresh characters each season, thus leaving us all asking “what’s next?”

During an interview with series creator Nic Pizzolatto, HitFix inquired about the direction next season will take.

I realize I need to keep being strange. Don’t play the next one straight,” Pizzolatto said. “This is really early, but I’ll tell you [it's about] hard women, bad men, and the secret occult history of the United States transportation system.

Pizzolatto also went on to say that his prose is typically “populated with rich female characters,” so hopefully we will see female detectives who will act as “mirrors to reflect some aspect of Rust (McConaughey) or Marty (Harrelson)”. I’d love to see a series from the perspective of two strong female leads, you?

I wish HBO wasn’t so behind on a second season, now being scripted, as I am dying for them to get filming underway. What is so great about “True Detective” is that it’s slow-burn television, something unique to the modern era that’s littered with flash cuts and quick-snapping dialogue like in “Scandal.” “Detective” is solid crime novel storytelling. Check it.

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'Mr. Jones' Trailer Brings Out the Evil in the Woods!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:50

Anchor Bay shared with Bloody the first ever trailer for Mr. Jones, hitting Blu-ray and DVD on May 6th.

Having premiered at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival in 2013, Mr. Jones will also have an exclusive Los Angeles limited theatrical engagement beginning May 2nd.

Scott (Jon Foster) and Penny (Sarah Jones) just moved to a remote cabin to escape the pressures of the world and breathe new life into their art. But they’ll soon discover they are not alone: an infamously reclusive artist – known only as ‘Mr. Jones’ – lives nearby. He doesn’t like to be disturbed, and only comes out at night when he drags his strange, sinister sculptures deep into the woods. When Scott and Penny’s curiosity leads them too close for Mr. Jones’ comfort, he plunges the young couple into a nightmare world of mayhem, madness and mind-bending terror.

Diane Neal (“Law & Order: SVU”), Mark Steger (I Am Legend) and David Clennon (John Carpenter’s The Thing) co-star in this startling tale from debut director Karl Mueller (screenwriter of Xavier Gens’ The Divide).

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Theme Park Horror 'Escape From Tomorrow' Gets Dated

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:49

Featured in my personal top 10 horror features of 2013, and called “a cult classic in the making” (Salon), Escape From Tomorrow (review) comes to DVD and Blu-Ray April 29 from Cinedigm.

Unlike any film ever made, the most buzzed about debut at Sundance 2013 enraptured audiences with the fearless methods used by its writer/director Randy Moore, along with its compelling take on childhood fantasy gone awry. Secretly shot at two world-famous theme parks, Escape From Tomorrow uses covert techniques that take guerilla filming to another level, placing it amongst one of the most revolutionary films in history.

Escape From Tomorrow takes place in a fantasyland of deliberately crafted childhood dreams. When family man Jim vacations with his wife and children, he is invaded by nightmares in the guise of princesses, happy theme park rides and fellow tourists. With a backdrop familiar to all audiences as a setting where fairy tales become real, his world suddenly comes crashing down as these enchanting figures eerily turn into horrific characters threatening his very life.

DVD features include exclusive commentary, including one in which Jim recounts his adventure first-hand, along with a fascinating, must-see look at making of the film.

The most provocative film from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, Escape From Tomorrow should not exist, and yet it does. Like nothing you’ve ever seen, Randy Moore’s directorial debut is a bold and ingenious trip into the happiest place on earth. An epic battle begins when a middle-aged American husband and father of two learns that he has lost his job. Keeping the news from his nagging wife and wound-up children, he packs up the family and embarks on a full day of park hopping amid enchanted castles and fairytale princesses. Soon, the manufactured mirth of the fantasyland around him begins to haunt his subconscious. An idyllic family vacation quickly unravels into a surrealist nightmare of paranoid visions, bizarre encounters, and an obsessive pursuit of a pair of sexy teenage Parisians. Chillingly shot in black and white, Escape From Tomorrow dissects the mythology of artificial perfection while subversively attacking our culture’s obsession with mass entertainment.

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'I, Frankenstein' Dated For Home Video

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:33

A movie so awful that I couldn’t even get past Act I. Now you can turn it off in the comfort of your own home…

Aaron Eckhart (The Dark Knight) portrays one of the most iconic horror legends of all time in the horror adventure I, Frankenstein (review), available on 3D Blu-ray (plus 2D Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD UltraViolet), along with DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), Video On Demand and Pay-Per-View, May 13 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. This film will also be available on Digital HD May 2.

From the producers of Underworld, I, Frankenstein follows Frankenstein’s monster (Eckhart) as he becomes involved in a war between two immortal clans. Also starring Bill Nighy (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest), Yvonne Strahovski (TV’s “Chuck,” TV’s “Dexter”), Miranda Otto (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, TV’s “Rake”), Jai Courtney (upcoming Divergent, A Good Day to Die Hard) and Kevin Grevioux (Underworld, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans), I, Frankenstein was written for the screen and directed by Stuart Beattie (30 Days Of Night, G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra) with a screen story by Kevin Grevioux and Stuart Beattie.

The explosive thriller takes place 200 years after Dr. Frankenstein’s shocking creation came to life. Celestial forces name the creature Adam, and arm him with weapons to defeat the demons that are constantly seeking his destruction. However, soon Adam finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity and discovers that he also holds the key that could destroy humankind.

Based on The Darkstorm Studios graphic novel “I, Frankenstein” created by Kevin Grevioux, the 3D Blu-ray and DVD are packed with insightful bonus features including audio commentaries with Co-writer/Director Stuart Beattie and Filmmakers Gary Lucchesi, Richard Wright, James McQuaide and Kevin Grevioux, as well as two behind-the-scenes featurettes.

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[BD Review] If 'Creep' Doesn't Scare The Sh*t Out Of You, You've Got A Problem

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:04

Creep starts out innocently enough, as most terrifying life death-inviting life mistakes do. And the fact that it’s able to escalate to a conclusion that’s as straight as any line can be, but still somehow retain the element of surprise along the way, speaks volumes about the impressive give and take performers and co-writers Patrick Brice (who also directed) and Mark Duplass achieve here.

The whole thing kicks off when Aaron (Brice) replies to a craigslist ad placed by Josef (Duplass), the only requirements of which are a camera and a day’s time to spare. Initially Josef comes across as the sort of goofy oversharer who just isn’t quite cut out for normal societal mores. Then we discover the ostensible reason for this oversharing – Josef is dying of cancer and wants to record a video diary to give to his unborn son. You know, like Michael Keaton in My Life.

As Aaron spends the day with Josef, who immediately begins needling away at any concept of personal space or privacy, a few more elements of his life begin to seem… out of place. To be clear, this section of the film is very, very funny. Like an improv mumblecore From Dusk Till Dawn, you might find yourself having a great time but wondering where the proverbial beef is. Then sh*t, as they say, gets dark. The film never ceases to be funny, but it is incredibly adroit at slowly titrating down on the laughs while gradually ratcheting up the sickness at the heart of this transaction.

One of the more frightening things about the film is that we’ve all met someone like Josef. Maybe they’re not turned up as loud as he is, but we know them. There is no doubt in my mind that you will recognize a very specific person who has been a part – hopefully on the further fringes – of your life. Perhaps even more frightening? Most of us have been in the position of exacerbating this person’s behavior – again, hopefully to a lesser extent – like Aaron does with his passive enabling.

But, without spoiling anything, I would hope that none of us have experienced a turn of events that even remotely resembles what begins to happen in Creep around the halfway point (and keeps getting worse from there). That’s when the film’s tone effortlessly slides into something truly menacing. Duplass and Brice are excellent throughout, but they really elevate Creep to greatness levels with the work they do here.

To say anymore would be to spoil the day Josef has planned for you. My advice is simply to seek this Creep out. If he doesn’t get under your skin, something’s wrong with you.

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[SXSW '14 Interview] Jason Blum On 'Oculus,' 'Creep,' 'Mercy,' 'Mockingbird' and Others!

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:04

Jason Blum is having a good SXSW with Oculus getting rave reviews in addition to the premiere of the fantastic Mark Duplass vehicle Creep (I loved this movie – review to come).

I caught up with him yesterday at the Four Seasons here in Austin to chat about both of those films as well as the bigger scope of The Purge: Anarchy. We also touched base and clarified some issues raised by an odd Hollywood Reporter article that came out a few weeks ago. In short, Blum assures us that movies like Mockingbird, Mercy and Stretch ARE indeed coming out.

Head below for details!

You came onboard ‘Oculus’ later right?

Yeah, after they shot it, just like Paranormal Activity. I saw it in Toronto and its distribution prospects looked iffy – but I loved it. I loved how original it was. I loved everything about it, the storytelling and acting. Every time I see a horror movie that feels new, I want to be involved. And I think horror fans everywhere will appreciate it, we just have to get it to them.

It requires the audience to pay attention, in addition to being a bit longer than most horror these days.

It is longer. I thought it should be shorter and was proven wrong by Mike and Trevor. They were very adamant. We looked at shorter versions of the movie and they were proven right.

Kind of like how you initially wanted less Specs and Tucker in Insidious?

Correct! I’m a terrible cutter! I shouldn’t be allowed to do cut notes! You’re exactly right.

You’ve also got Creep here, which I love.

Creep was much more of a rough cut when I came on a little over a year ago. It was more of a horror comedy and I thought they could definitely push it in more of a scary direction with funny moments – but not too many of them. And they were interested in crafting it and that manner so we went in on it. I feel like there’s a lot of funny stuff in there, but ultimately that movie is more scary than it is comedy.

It gradually scales tones, it doesn’t ping-pong back and forth as much.

Yeah we kept trying different things. One of the good things about found footage is that it’s so inexpensive you can keep trying stuff out. And we screened it for people until it got there.

I’m always going to ask you about The Town That Dreaded Sundown remake.

Of course. It’s almost locked, almost finished. I love the movie. You’re gonna love the movie. It’s really crazy and cool.

There was a Hollywood Reporter piece that hit a few weeks ago that took some aim at you. Is there anything you’d want to clarify?

We are very transparent with our model and have been incredibly upfront about our process. As we have said we are proud of all of those movies [Mockingbird, Mercy and Stretch] and they are are going to come out. All of them. And movies that we made before we were with Universal that did not go wide – Lords Of Salem, The Bay and Babymakers – all received limited release too.

Did you feel like it was a bit of a smear piece?

We all get wacked for trying something different and it was just my turn. That’s okay. We’ve had a lot of good press, what goes up must come down. Every movie that we do will eventually come out. They did find out that our toilet was clogged – so we called a plumber.

Everyone is excited to see The Purge: Anarchy take place outside of the house and on the streets. How was it shooting that on location on a similar budget?

Well we had a similar amount of money to what we had on the second Insidious, which is a lot more than the first. But even on sequels we stick to our formula. What makes sequels expensive is above the line costs, above the line is all still pretty much at zero.

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[Random Cool] Watch This Awesome Nirvana "Heart-Shaped Box" Cover

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 16:00

As I stated in this article, I’m not the biggest fan of grunge rockers Nirvana. But I do love it when someone takes a song and gives it their own spin. Well, if it’s done right, of course.

This is a time when a cover is done right. Multi-instrumentalist/singer Kawehi has posted a cover of the classic Nirvana track “Heart-Shaped Box” where she performs all the parts through a looper, creating a full bodied track that is immediately identifiable yet unique and refreshing. I wholly recommend going down below to check it out (along with her cover of Nine Inch Nails‘ “Closer”).

You can provide some last-minute support to her crowd sourcing effort here.

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