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This week brought word that Joy Ride 3 will begin shooting this fall for a DVD/Blu-ray release next summer. And, thanks to director Declan O'Brien, the first bit of casting news has been revealed.
According O'Brien, speaking to the Winnipeg Free Press (thanks to F13The Franchise for the heads-up), Ken Kirzinger is going to play Rusty Nail, the maniacal truck driver of the first two films.
Kirzinger, of course, is a former Jason Voorhees, having played the almight masked one in Freddy vs. Jason.
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Joy Ride 3 has been announced by Fox Home Entertainment.
Written and directed by Declan O'Brien, the movie will be released on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD and VOD next summer.
The new film will see a group of street racers fall victim to Rusty Nail.
Watch a trailer for the original Joy Ride below: »
Firstly let's clear things up for our UK readers out there. You may remember a John Dahl helmed 2001 horror which starred Paul Walker ('Into the Blue') and Steve Zahn ('Knights of Badassdom') and revolved around an insane trucker called Rusty Nail hunting down a trio on a road trip following a Cb-related wind up? UK-ers will know this as 'Road Kill' whilst our Us counterparts are familiar with the feature under its original title 'Joy Ride'. And after a lackluster straight to DVD follow-up back in 2008 (known as 'Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead') it appears a third effort is on the cards. Production on 'Joy Ride 3' begins early next month with 'Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines' writer/director Declan O'Brien on board to write and helm. The third installment will be unveiled by Fox Home Entertainment onto DVD, Blu-ray and VOD during the »
With our Wrong Turn contest having ended on April 15th, we can announce the winner of the signed Blu-ray copies of Wrong Turn 3, Wrong Turn 4, and Wrong Turn 5 as well as a screen-used full facial prosthetic appliance worn by actor Radoslav Parvanov (Saw Tooth) in Wrong Turn 5!
“I think it would be interesting to see a family member of Wrong Turn 5's Lita team with a group of hired guns to track down Maynard and the cannibals in an all-out war,” said contest winner Matt Cloude, who had weighed in with his thoughts for a potential sixth in the franchise as well as having correctly identified the actor who portrayed Saw Tooth in Wrong Turn 5, per the contest rules.
- Sean Decker
4 items from 2013
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