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Today sees the release of Poseidon Rex on iTunes and select theaters, and we caught up with director Mark L. Lester for our latest Q&A feature. Best known for directing Commando and Firestarter, Mark tells us about his fascination with creature features, developing Poseidon Rex, and what he’s working on next:
Having been involved in creature features previously, what made you want to take on Poseidon Rex as your next film?
Mark L. Lester: I loved the idea of doing a sea creature movie and always wanted to make one, since I saw Beast of 20,000 Fathoms, as a little kid. That picture really haunted me.
Did you have any input in the story or was the script put together before you came on board?
- Jonathan James
We’re back with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s feature has first details on multiple projects including Night of the Living Deb, The Broadcast, Dial 9 to Get Out, and House of Forbidden Secrets, a monster themed giveaway from The Hub’s Spooksville, artwork from The Walking Dead Tribute, trailers for Infliction and Damned Love, and much more:
Night of the Living Deb Casting News: “Night of the Living Deb is an indie movie in development from producer Kyle Rankin (Battle of Shaker Heights, Infestation). Attached actors include David Krumholtz (“Numb3rs,” This is the End, Ray), Michael Cassidy (Argo, “Men at Work,” “The Oc”), Ray Wise (“Twin Peaks,” “Reaper,” “Mad Men”).
It’s a female-driven action-horror rom-com set in the world of a zombie apocalypse on Christmas.
The crowdfunding campaign is gaining popularity for its unusual approach: rather than the »
- Tamika Jones
The director of 'Commando' (Mark L. Lester) and the team behind such creature features as 'Dragon Wasps' and 'Sand Sharks' are ready to release their newest monster - a giant sea beast of death! Anderson Digital will be unleashing 'Poseidon Rex' onto both iTunes and in select theaters across the Us from 18 April and the new trailer from the project penned by Rafael Jordan showcases just some of the b-movie destruction. The movie stars Brian Krause, Anne McDaniels, Steven Helmkamp, Candice Nunes, Berne Velasquez, Gildon Roland, Pulu Lightburn, and Phillip Coc. And the CGI...well, take a look below. »
Poseidon Rex is more of a SciFi Action film but this one is so ridiculous that we just had to share it with you. In the film a small secluded island off the coast of Belize suddenly finds itself terrorized by a deadly predator from the planets distant past when deep sea divers accidentally awaken an ancient evil. Directed by Mark L. Lester written by Rafael Jordan and staring Brian Krause Anne McDaniels and Steven Helmkamp Posedion Rex will be released to iTunes and limited theaters on April 18 2014. »
Stonados, which began life as a Syfy Original Movie, is heading to DVD later this month from Arc Entertainment, and we've got a your chance to score yourself a copy on DVD right here, right now. Besides... we couldn't resist writing that headline!
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When a tornado appears in the waters south of Boston, former storm chaser Joe Randall (Johansson) is intrigued by the unusual weather. But as twisters begin to strike across the Boston shoreline, Joe quickly realizes this is no ordinary storm front. As the storms threaten to move inland, »
- Uncle Creepy
Stonados, which began life as a Syfy Original Movie, is heading to DVD later this month from Arc Entertainment, and we've got a look at its artwork and official trailer.
When a tornado appears in the waters south of Boston, former storm chaser Joe Randall (Johansson) is intrigued by the unusual weather. But as twisters begin to strike across the Boston shoreline, Joe quickly realizes this is no ordinary storm front. As the storms threaten to move inland, the citizens of Boston find themselves trapped in a tempest turning deadlier by the minute.
With the city under siege Joe; his sister, Maddy (Frigon); and his old storm chasing partner, Lee, realize they're dealing with a never before seen weather phenomenon known as Stonados. »
- Debi Moore
6 items from 2014
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