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Bill Oberst Jr.’s Solo Performance of Ray Bradbury’S Pillar Of Fire Coming to New York City’s United Solo Theatre Festival

Ray Bradbury's Pillar of Life is headed to Off-Broadway! Directed by Ezra Buzzington, Pillar of Life graces New York City's Theater Row with genre favorite Bill Oberst, Jr. (Scream Queens) as part of the United Solo Theatre Festival. Continue reading for more details on the show and its theater run.

Press Release: Like a character in his own fiction, Ray Bradbury just won't stay dead. The celebrated fantasy/sci-fi author passed away in 2012 (August 22nd would have been his 97th birthday) but his books are best-sellers at Amazon, his novel Fahrenheit 451 is in production at HBO Films starring Michael B. Jordan (Creed, Friday Night Lights) and his name gets 100,000 Google searches each month. Now one of indie horror's own, Bill Oberst Jr. (Criminal Minds, Scream Queens) is taking Bradbury Off-Broadway.

Oberst's solo performance, Ray Bradbury's Pillar of Fire, a tale of the walking dead that is one of Bradbury's darkest early works,
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'Pillar Of Fire' set for Off-Broadway debut

Seth Metoyer,

MoreHorror.com

One of my favorite actor's and people Bill Oberst Jr. is bringing a vengeful corpse to Theatre Row as "Ray Bradbury's Pillar Of Fire” is set for its off-Broadway debut.

From The Press Release

Like a character in his own fiction, Ray Bradbury just won't stay dead. The celebrated fantasy / sci-fi author passed away in 2012 (August 22 would have been his 97th birthday) but his books are best-sellers at Amazon, his novel Fahrenheit 451 is in production at HBO Films starring Michael B. Jordan (Creed, Friday Night Lights) and his name gets 100,000 Google searches each month. Now one of indie horror's own, Bill Oberst Jr. (Criminal Minds, Scream Queens) is taking Bradbury Off-Broadway.

Oberst's solo performance, Ray Bradbury's Pillar Of Fire, a tale of the walking dead that is one of Bradbury's darkest early works, comes to New York City's Theater Row on Sunday, Sept.
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Get the First Look at Matthan Harris' Baphomet

Matthan Harris caused a stir on the indie scene a few years back with The Inflicted, and now he has a supernatural horror film in pre-production entitled Baphomet. Check out the first details, some early concept art, and more right here!

Harris serves as writer, director, and producer with Incisive Pictures on Baphomet. Emmy-nominated FX artist Jeff Farley designed the film's demon, and artist Simone Giongrandi crafted the teaser poster, both of which you'll see below.

Casting should be firming up shortly, and we'll keep you updated as production commences. For more info in the meantime, keep your eyes on the Baphomet Facebook page.

Synopsis:

A family in Northern California celebrates their 24-year-old daughter’s pregnancy. The celebration is interrupted when Satanic cult leader Henrik Brandr unexpectedly visits their ranch. Henrik offers to pay the family a large sum for ownership of their land, claiming it is sacred to his congregation.
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Get Lucky With this Red Clover Clip

Before Sharknado madness took over, it was first mentioned in a film named Red Clover a long while ago when it aired on Syfy as Leprechaun's Revenge. Now Clover is hitting DVD, and we have a clip on tap and ready for you!

From the Press Release

After Dark Films presents the terrifying story of a leprechaun's revenge in Red Clover, arriving on DVD, Digital Download, and Video on Demand October 22 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Billy Zane (Titanic), Courtney Halverson (Keith), and William Devane (The Dark Knight Rises), the frightening horror film tells the story of the residents of Irish Channel, whose lives are forever changed after engaging in a fight for their lives against a vengeful demon. Featuring an audio commentary with cast and crew, the Red Clover DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.98.

Sixty-six years ago the town of Irish Channel, Louisiana, was
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First Sharknado Sighting Flick Red Clover Finally Coming to DVD

That's right, kids! Before Sharknado madness took over, it was first mentioned in a film named Red Clover a long while ago. Now that flick is finally headed to DVD. Check out the details and artwork!

From the Press Release

After Dark Films presents the terrifying story of a leprechaun's revenge in Red Clover arriving on DVD, Digital Download and Video on Demand October 22 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Billy Zane (Titanic), Courtney Halverson (Keith) and William Devane (The Dark Knight Rises), the frightening horror film tells the story of the residents of Irish Channel whose lives are forever changed after engaging in a fight for their lives against a vengeful demon. Featuring an audio commentary with cast and crew, the Red Clover DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.98.

Sixty-six years ago the town of Irish Channel, Louisiana, was the site of a horrible massacre on St.
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First Feature Film 'The Passengers' coming from Daywalt Fear Factory

By Seth Metoyer, MoreHorror.com

The Daywalt Fear Factory is currently in production of their first horror feature film The Passangers.

The film will be directed by Drew Daywalt who is well known in the horror genre for his terrorizing short films. Daywalt also penned the script for The Passengers.

Check out the official details below and be sure to keep checking back with MoreHorror as further details are unveiled.

From The Press Release:

After three years of creating dozens of the most terrifying, award-winning short films in the world, Daywalt Fear Factory is producing its debut horror feature, The Passengers.

The Passengers tells the story of a young trucker and his wife who are terrorized by the tortured spirits attached to a load of antiques that the couple has been commissioned to haul cross country.

The film is being directed by Drew Daywalt who also wrote the screenplay. Edin Gali (Mad Men,
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Daywalt Fear Factory Announces its Debut Horror Feature - The Passengers

After closely following his successes with short films, TV series, and web series, we're happy to announce that Drew Daywalt's production company, Daywalt Fear Factory, is putting together its first feature, a supernatural thriller titled The Passengers. Read on for the details.

From the Press Release:

After three years of creating dozens of the most terrifying short films in the world, Daywalt Fear Factory is producing its debut horror feature, The Passengers.

The Passengers tells the story of a young trucker and his wife who are terrorized by the tortured spirits attached to a load of antiques that the couple has been commissioned to haul cross country.

The film is being directed by Drew Daywalt ("Camera Obscura," "Death Valley"), who also wrote the screenplay. Edin Gali ("Mad Men," Hemingway & Gellhorn) stars with Courtney Halverson ("Death Valley," Red Clover). Jeff Farley is co-producing and has signed on to do the extensive physical f/x work.
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Drew Daywalt to Direct, Produce The Passengers Next

Our pals at the Daywalt Fear Factory is producing its debut horror feature, The Passengers.  The film will tell the story of a young trucker and his wife who are terrorized by the tortured spirits attached to a load of antiques that the couple has been commissioned to haul cross country.

The film is being directed by Drew Daywalt who also wrote the screenplay. Edin Gali (Mad Men) stars with Courtney Halverson (Red Clover). Jeff Farley is co producing and has signed on to do the extensive physical FX.

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Daywalt Fear Factory to Release Meat and Wants More Teeth

By Seth Metoyer, MoreHorror.com

The horror mastermind Drew Daywalt recently passed along some very exciting news and a couple of pictures concerning two new short film releases from Daywalt Fear Factory.

Check out the stills below and get ready for both films Meat and Wants More Teeth to release online in summer of 2012.

From The Official Details:

First up is Meat, a cheeky little piece of the macabre about two rednecks, Aj Bowen (Horrible Way To Die, House Of The Devil) and Ed Ackerman (Frozen, Chillerama) and their late night encounter with... a unicorn.

Written and directed by Drew Daywalt and produced by Robert Galluzzo and Jeff Farley.

On the heels of that is Wants More Teeth, about a woman and her daughter and their brutal encounter with the tooth fairy. The film was was written and directed by Drew Daywalt and produced by Drew Daywalt and Jeff Farley.
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Upcoming Treats From the Daywalt Fear Factory

Now that director Drew Daywalt's Syfy feature Leprechaun's Revenge has come and gone, he can get back to the business of short films. So this summer, the Daywalt Fear Factory is releasing not one, but two short horror films online. We've got details (and a delightfully gruesome image) after the jump. From the official press release: "First up is Meat, a cheeky little piece of the macabre about two rednecks, Aj Bowen (Horrible Way To Die, House Of The Devil) and Ed Ackerman (Frozen, Chillerama) and their late night encounter with... a unicorn. Written and directed by Drew Daywalt and produced by Robert Galluzzo and Jeff Farley. "On the heels of that is Wants More Teeth, about a woman...
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Leprechaun's Revenge Helmer Drew Daywalt Brings the Meat, and, Wants More Teeth

Drew Daywalt, director of SyFy's Leprechaun's Revenge, is revving up to debut two new shorts through his Daywalt Fear Factory.

First up is Meat, described as "a cheeky little piece of the macabre about two rednecks, Aj Bowen (A Horrible Way to Die) and Ed Ackerman (Chillerama) and their late night encounter with... a unicorn. Written and directed by Drew Daywalt and produced by Robert Galluzzo and Jeff Farley.

Read more...
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Having Had Enough Meat, Drew Daywalt Wants More Teeth

Know what we love? Getting a press release announcing that Drew Daywalt is once again toiling around in his Fear Factory. So what's the short-form horror maestro up to next? Read on for details.

From the Press Release

Smoke plumes are once again rising from the long dormant Daywalt Fear Factory. With two new shorts in the can and debuting over the next month, the Dff team came right off of their recent feature film for Syfy and got back to the serious business of short horror.

First up is Meat, a cheeky little piece of the macabre about two rednecks, Aj Bowen (Horrible Way To Die, House Of The Devil) and Ed Ackerman (Frozen, Chillerama) and their late night encounter with... a unicorn. Written and directed by Drew Daywalt and produced by Robert Galluzzo and Jeff Farley.

On the heels of that is Wants More Teeth, about a woman
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Fresh Horror Short Film 'The Old Chair' from Drew Daywalt Releases

By Seth Metoyer, MoreHorror.com

We always get excited here in the More Horror offices when a new Drew Daywalt horror short film releases. It kind of gives us a reason to throw a party (not that we need a reason of course...it's kind of like Mad Men meets Horror Movies around here on a regular basis).

Recently the Daywalt Fear Factory released its newest short film The Old Chair and we have it for you to check out below.

The short movie stars horror favorite Aj Bowen (A Horrible Way to Die, The House of The Devil) and the always busy Maria Olsen (Paranormal Activity 3), Kaylee Score and Jonica Patella.

In The Old Chair, a young woman gets an old, free chair off of Craigslist... what could possibly be frightening about that? Find out by watching the short film below.

Directed by

Drew Daywalt

Starring:

Aj Bowen
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Exclusive Interview: Drew Daywalt Talks Leprechaun's Revenge and More

On Saturday, March 17th, Syfy is set to debut Drew Daywalt’s latest feature film, Leprechaun’s Revenge, and in honor of the occasion Dread Central recently had the chance to catch up with Daywalt to get the lowdown on the project.

In our interview Daywalt discusses working on Leprechaun’s Revenge, explains the challenges and importance of making a "practical" creature feature and sets the record straight on the film’s recent title change as well.

Read on for our chat with Daywalt, and make sure to check out Leprechaun’s Revenge when it debuts this Saturday on the Syfy network.

Dread Central: Can you talk a bit about how you got involved with the project and taking the leap toward horror feature filmmaking?

Drew Daywalt: It's interesting. A lot of horror fans who enjoy my work think this is my first feature film, and in a way
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Leprechaun's Revenge: Exclusive First Look at the Creature!

Here's something really tasty for you cats! The first ever still of the creature from Drew Daywalt's upcoming film Leprechaun's Revenge! One thing is for sure: This ain't your daddy's Leprechaun.

Check out the exclusive still of Kevin Mangold as the Leprechaun below. Click it to see it in all of its high-resolution glory. The creature was designed and built by Jeff Farley, and it's so good that they've gone the practical route instead of the easy CGI way out. Also below is a behind-the-scenes still of director Daywalt with star Billy Zane. Dig it!

Look for the flick on the Syfy Channel on Saturday, March 17th, at 9:00 pm.

Daywalt directs Leprechaun's Revenge written by fellow horror filmmaker Anthony C. Ferrante (Boo!, Scream of the Banshee). Those facing the ire of this little Irish hellraiser terrorizing Cajun country will include Billy Zane (Titanic), William Devane (“24”), relative newcomer Kelly Washington,
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Subdue Your Demons: Marichelle Daywalt Directs Creepy New Horror Short

by Seth Metoyer, MoreHorror.com

The Daywalt Fear Factory has unleashed another creepy horror short for the masses to devour.

The Many Doors of Albert Whale is a schizophrenic fueled demonic little gem that was written by fright-master Drew Daywalt and was artfully directed by Marichelle Daywalt.

The short film stars Kit Williamson and the talented Tara Cardinal. It was produced by Jeff Farley and Robert Galluzzo.

As the tagline says "If you meddle with demons, you must be prepared for their wrath." Watch The Many Doors of Albert Whale below.

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Meddle With Demons? Prepare for Their Wrath...

The latest short from horror filmmaker and FEARnet blogger Drew Daywalt's Fear Factory hit the interwebs the other day and it does not disappoint. Directed by Marichelle Daywalt, produced by FX guru Jeff Farley and Robert Galluzzo, The Many Doors of Albert Whale stars Kit Williamson & indie scream queen Tara Cardinal. If you meddle with demons, you must be prepared for their wrath, check out The Many Doors of Albert Whale below.
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Enter Drew Daywalt's 'Closet'

That master of short-short horror is at it again. FEARnet's own Drew Daywalt has just released his latest mini-masterpiece, entitled The Closet. Written and directed by Daywalt -- and produced by Rob GalluzzoBradley James and FX mastro Jeff Farley -- it stars the adorable Brea Grant, Kaylee Rose Score and Bonnie Aarons. Says producer Galluzzo, "If you've got less than three minutes, then allow us (hopefully) to creep you out! I'll go on record as saying that Kaylee and Brea make the cutest on-screen sisters ever. Enjoy! Plenty more in the works!" Watch The Closet after the jump.
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Drew Daywalt Opens The Closet

It's no secret that filmmaker Drew Daywalt is a favorite around here at the Dread Central offices. The man is as prolific as they come churning out short slices of quality terror at a pace that few could keep up with. That being said ... we're happy to point you toward his next short film!

Drew's latest bit of bite-sized horror, The Closet, is now available for your perusal. The film, written and directed by Drew Daywalt, and produced by Robert Galluzzo (The Psycho Legacy), Bradley James and FX artist extraordinaire Jeff Farley, stars Brea Grant, Kaylee Rose Score and Bonnie Aarons.

Dig on all the goodness below and look for more from Daywalt and his Fear Factory, we're sure, sooner rather than later. Enough talk! Press play!

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Drew Daywalt lets a New Horror Short Out of 'The Closet'

by Seth Metoyer, MoreHorror.com

Drew Daywalt and fellow producers Jeff Farley, Rob G and Brad James have released the newest tasty morsel of horror from the Daywalt Fear Factory called in the form of the short film 'The Closet'.

The Closet stars Brea Grant, Bonnie Aarons and Kaylee Score. Let's just say that you might be surprised to learn secrets about someone (in this case, dear old Mom), whilst hiding in their bedroom closet.

Enjoy the short film below and be sure to keep your eyes fixed on the Drew Daywalt Fear Factory in the future. Many more killer scares coming soon!
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