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Travis Zariwny’s Intruder Sees Release This June From IFC Midnight

This month IFC Midnight will release Travis Zariwny’s Intruder, which he both wrote and directed. This home invasion thriller stars Louise Linton, John Robinson, Justin Ament, Steven Beckingham, Teresa Decher, Susannah Mars, Mary McDonald-Lewis and Moby.     Synopsis: A young woman’s quiet night in becomes a free-fall into fear in the disturbing home invasion […]

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Dare To Step Off! Landmine Goes Click Gets DVD Release Date!

After Terror Films’ December acquiring of DVD rights to the award-winning thriller “Landmine Goes Click” [starring Disney alum Sterling Knight (Sonny With A Chance, So Random), Spencer Locke (The Resident Evil Franchise – Kmart) and Dean Geyer (Fox’s GLEE)] and after late last year’s VOD release and how since it has received positive reviews from other […]

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Character Posters Dropped For “The Purge: Election Year”

Universal drops new character posters for The Purge: Election Year! “Blessed be our New Founding Fathers for letting us Purge and cleanse our souls. Blessed be America, a nation reborn.” Being released seemingly in honor of this year’s presidential debate, the third installment to The Purge franchise is coming this July to theaters. Two years […]

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The Road to Death House Part 1

Let’s build on Eli Roth’s prescient observation. I have written quite a bit on cynicism in filmmaking. If you are just coming to my series, stop here. Go back and read my other pieces. Then you can read this in context. However, he is talking about a SMALL percentage of fans. This is not a […]

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Troy Escamilla’s Party Night Pays Homage To The Slasher Flicks Of The 80’s

Troy Escamilla’s first full length feature film, Party Night, is set to premiere this Fall. Produced by Escamilla and Renee K. Smith, in collaboration with Fright Meter Films, Party Night is a throwback to the great slasher film of the 80’s. Timothy Sullins will be making his directorial debut with the film.     “This […]

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Making a Killing

…with “other things being equal, simpler explanations are generally better than more complex ones.” — Occam’s Razor Read the above statement on Occam’s Razor. This post is about the “docuseries” Making a Murderer, the Netflix “docuseries” that has a second season coming. This post is not about whether Steven Avery is guilty or innocent. It […]

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