The script for ALL IN HER HEAD has placed 2nd in the Short Script: Sci-Fi category at the 2018 International Horror Hotel Film Festival and Convention. See here: http://horrorhotel.net/2018.html The film festival and convention takes place May 31 through June 3 in Richfield, Ohio. For more information, please visit http://horrorhotel.net/info.html.
San Diego Comic-Con International 2017 is in the books, and it had its fair share of horror film and television trailer debuts. STRANGER THINGS AMERICAN HORROR STORY: CULT DEATH NOTE THE SNOWMAN THE WALKING DEAD The next year is looking spooky! Maybe ALL IN HER HEAD will be part of 2018’s Comic-Con…
At the end of this year’s Cannes Film Festival, actress Jessica Chastain, who was serving as a jury member, said that she found the portrayals of women in the festival’s films “quite disturbing.” To many, this isn’t exactly news. The lack of women in film, both in front of and behind the camera,has been at […]
I just read a great article about the latest Alien film and the evolution of horror. Much has changed in the 38 years since Ridley Scott’s Alien was first released. The claustrophobia and primality of that first film have given way, in Alien: Covenant, to expansive planets, lost civilizations, and ponderous mythologies. But the prevailing […]
The success of ‘Get Out’ didn’t raise the bar for thrillers; it revealed how low that bar is set. This great article, by Ashley Wertz at the University of Pittsburgh, talks about four failings that horror movies today have a hard time escaping: Gratuitous Gore Stupid Characters A New Take on Horror Fun and Games […]
With the 2017 Cannes Film Festival starting today, I found an article about some horror films that have debuted at the annual festival over the years. From one of Alfred Hitchcock’s last films to cult favorites from Sam Raimi to more recent films like the one about a murderous car tire, Cannes really embraces the […]
I’ve been thinking about different names for our film since I learned that there is a documentary about migraines out there with a title similar to what we originally were planning to use. That’s nothing new in filmmaking, as films often change titles before release. According to this article, some the most popular horror films […]
Why a horror film about headaches? To those who suffer from chronic headaches or migraines, it might make perfect sense. Life with these disorders can be like experiencing a real-life horror movie… the fear of the next “attack” always right around the corner. I personally have suffered from headaches for about the last 20 years. They […]