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Exclusive Preview of Mick Garris' Post Mortem with William Friedkin

10 March 2011 9:16 PM, PST | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

It's a pretty sweet deal that Mick Garris has with FEARnet, being able to chat with some of the preeminent directors in the horror genre on his "Post Mortem" web series, and his next guest is no exception. How about a sneak peek at Garris' interview with the one and only William Friedkin?

The five-part interview will be available on FEARnet.com starting Monday, March 14, 2011, and will also be available on Verizon FiOS (Channel 197) starting March 19th and On Demand (VOD) as of March 21st.

From the Press Release:

During the interview Garris and Friedkin discuss in-depth The Exorcist, Friedkin’s belief in demonic possession, and what tactics he uses to terrify his audiences. Highlights from the interview include Friedkin’s comments on…

…how he came to direct The Exorcist:

Stanley Kubrick passed. Arthur Penn passed. Mike Nichols said that you can’t base a movie about the devil »

- The Woman In Black

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Exclusive Preview of Mick Garris' Post Mortem with John Carpenter

24 February 2011 4:25 PM, PST | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Beginning next Monday FEARnet's "Post Mortem with Mick Garris" will feature an in-depth interview with the master of horror himself, John Carpenter, and to help whet your appetite, we have an exclusive sneak peek of Carpenter discussing his distrust for authority, why he’s cynical, and a mention of his family "situation".

The five-part interview will be available on FEARnet.com starting February 28, 2011, and will also be made available on Verizon FiOS cable channel 197 starting March 4th and On Demand (VOD) as of March 7th.

Over the course of the interviews, Garris and Carpenter discuss Carpenter’s motivations and inspirations for pursuing a career in filmmaking, his vastly different opinions on sequels versus remakes, and his thoughts on the use of computer graphics in film. Highlights of the interview include Carpenter’s comments on:

…his early inspirations:

“Man, in the beginning I just wanted to be a director. I didn’t care. »

- The Woman In Black

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