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Interview: Teri Mcminn (Texas Chainsaw Massacre)

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HOOKED ON AN ICON AN INTERVIEW WITH TERI MCMINN

DAVE GAMMON: I just wanted to extend a very warm welcome in a much anticipated interview Ms. Teri McMinn with Horrornews.net. Director Tobe Hooper had first discovered you in Austin, Texas in 1973 after seeing a local news paper article. Reflecting back on that fateful evening then flash forward to a precarious predicament of in the clutches of one Leatherface, did you have any idea … Continue reading

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Interview: Lia Scott Price

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JR: First off, I have to say that I am honored to be interviewing you. I’ve read your work: The Guardian, Revenant and Dominion and to be brutally honest I thought your stories were really amazing, terrifying, disturbing, grotesque and awesome. So now that I’ve gotten that out of the way, onto the interview.

I just wanted to say thank you too, John, for reading my work and for all your support and it … Continue reading

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Interview: Author Hugh C. Howey

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Hugh Howey is an incredibly talented writer/author and he has a new book coming out entitled I, Zombie, Hugh was kind enough to take part in an interview and he gave us the first look at the cover of I, Zombie. Check out the interview with Hugh.

Janel – Tell us a little about yourself?

Hugh – I’m something of an accidental author. I had a nice career going as a … Continue reading

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Interview: Felissa Rose (Sleepaway Camp)

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Anyone that knows me is aware of the fact that Sleepaway Camp is hands down my favorite movie of all time. I was in 7th grade the first time I saw it and instantly loved it. I have seen it more times that I can count since then and I think it gets better every time I watch it. My wife and I watched it (as well as the sequels) on our first date, … Continue reading

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Interview: John Russo (Night of the Living Dead)

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MACABRECON RENANIMATED AN INTERVIEW WITH JOHN RUSSO

Generations of fright fiends have been struck with terror at the hands of conceptual genius John Russo. Co-Creator and collaborator of Night of The Living Dead, where our current zombie phenomenon had all began; Mr. Russo sheds some light on a dark genre that chills us to the bone yet captivates us, glued to our seats. I caught up with Mr. Russo recently while taking a … Continue reading

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Interview: Director Xavier Gens (The Divide)

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Director Xavier Gens made quite the splash with his first full length feature “Frontier(s)” in 2007. One of the first of the new wave of unrelenting horror films that came out of France (Along with “Inside”, “Haute Tension” & “Martyrs”), it was the sordid tale of a group of thieves on the run from the law who decide to pick the wrong place to lay low. It had some truly wince inducing scenes in … Continue reading

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Interview: Frank DeFelitta (Dark Night of the Scarecrow, The Entity)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Frank DeFelitta (writer, director)  – Movie: Dark Night of the Scarecrow, The Entity

Why do you think “Dark Night of the Scarecrow” has become such a classic among horror fans?

Because the story was a classic. When I was first offered the opportunity to direct it, I turned it down without even reading it. When I finally did read it, I found it to be a brilliant work, … Continue reading

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Interview: Anthony DP Mann (Terror of Dracula)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview w/ Anthony DP Mann (writer/ filmmaker)
Movie: Terror of Dracula

How close is your story to Bram Stoker’s classic?

Hi, Horrornews.net!
As a Dracula fan-boy myself, I hold the source material in such reverence! The film is very much faithful in spirit to Stoker’s original novel. In fact, I’d suggest it’s one of the more faithful adaptations in the past two decades. Naturally, there … Continue reading

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Interview: Diana Cherkas (My Little Demon)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview w/ Diana Cherkas
Movie: My Little Demon

What can you tell us about your role as Evie in My Little Demon?

Evie is a perfectionist who is so far from perfect when we meet her–full of guilt and failure. She’s tightly wound, just beginning to unravel. When her therapist, Rebecca, begins to challenge Evie’s perception of reality, all Hell breaks loose.

How was it working with Steven James … Continue reading

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Interview: Manuel H. Da Silva (The Unleashed, Cycle of Fear )

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UNLEASHING MANUEL H DASILVA
Perhaps this year’s most anticipated screening at the annual Canadian Film Fest was Dark House Film’s The Unleashed Mere hours before the festivities commenced I spoke with Manuel Da Silva from his studio on a myriad of topics ranging from the origins of the Ouija board, the future of independent genre films and what makes a truly spine tingling movie experience.

DAVE GAMMON: A warm welcome Mr. Da Silva to … Continue reading

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Interview: Angie Bates (Sweet Prudence and the Erotic Adventure of Bigfoot)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview w/ Angie Bates
Movie : Sweet Prudence and the Erotic Adventure of Bigfoot

What can you tell our Horrornews.net audience about your character, Prudence?

Prudence, is a very passionate young woman, very motivated, very eager, she’s also bright, caring. She does carry a sense of innocence, yet at the same time she knows how to innocently manipulate a situation in order to achieve her goals. In this fun … Continue reading

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Interview: Nathan Dean Snyder | Brandon Cano-Errecart (The Sigil)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview:

Executive Producer / Writer – Nathan Dean Snyder
Executive Producer / Director – Brandon Cano-Errecart
Movie: The Sigil

1. Where did the idea for “The Sigil” come from?

Brandon: We found this house, thought it would be a great place to shoot this horror film. It was a very creepy place. Inspired us to make a story that takes place here. We went back to Nate’s apartment and we … Continue reading

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Interview: Joseph Lavender (Exit 101, Seven Toe Maggie)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview w/ Joseph Lavender
Movies: EXIT 101, The Legend of Seven Toe Maggie

What’s the story behind starting Blackflight Studios production company?

Well, I’ve always been an entertainer. From an early age I was always into entertaining people with whatever method I could find. When I was younger I drew alot, and that got people’s attentions. Later on I go really into music, and spent several … Continue reading

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Interview: Ali Stover (My Little Demon)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview Ali Stover (actress)
Movie : My Little Demon

How did you get started acting?

I started in journalism after college and worked at WNBC here in NY in a freelance position. It was an exciting job but only temporary so when my time was up I thought I’d take a few acting classes for fun until I found my next journalism job. I ended up taking classes with … Continue reading

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Interview: Bill Burke (Sweet Prudence and the Erotic Adventure of Bigfoot)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Bill Burke /
Filmmaker

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How did you create such a convincing looking Bigfoot?

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Interview: Keith Wright – Director (Harold’s Going Stiff)

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HOW DID YOU COME UP WITH THE CONCEPT FOR “HAROLD’S GOING STIFF”?

I was trying to figure out a way to do a film that was a bit different but still had one foot in a popular genre. I spent a couple of years going out to the Cannes film festival to see what was selling at the markets and horror films just seem to keep going, regardless of the market … Continue reading

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Interview: Elina Madison (Huff, Barracuda)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Elina Madison
Movies: Huff & Barracuda

What are your best memories of watching horror movies from your childhood?

some of the best memories I have are watching horror films with friends and family the later at night the better. It’s the suspense and build up to the kill. the music and then the blood and gore of course. everyone starts screaming and running around like crazy & … Continue reading

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Interview: Melantha Blackthorne (Death House Dolls, Sinners and Saints)

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I was able to interview the lovely and talented Melantha Blackthorne and to escape with my life afterwards. Ms. Blackthorne is a very busy actress and producer and has a large cult following. She has appeared in such movies as SINNERS & SAINTS, ORDER OF ONE, and PRISON OF THE PSYCHOTIC DAMNED. Her production company is called Robomonkey Productions.

What are some of your current projects you are working on as an actress or … Continue reading

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Interview with Sean Kotz (Hi There Horror Movie Fans)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Sean Kotz

Documentaries:
VIRGINIA CREEPERS: THE HORROR HOST TRADITION OF THE OLD DOMINION
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Tell us about your fascination with horror movie hosts?

Well, I grew up in a time and place when horror hosts were truly important figures in a community. I had the great fortune to see Bowman Body, Dr. Madblood and Count Gore De Vol in my formative … Continue reading

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Interview: Jackey Hall (Snow Shark, Patient Zero)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview w/ Jackey Hall

How did you first get started in modeling/acting?

A. It was something I had always wanted to do. When I graduated high school I heard about a horror movie being filmed near me, So I went down for auditions and got the part. After that I was addicted.. The rest is history:)

Did you have a favorite horror movie from your childhood?
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Interview: Bill Oberst Jr. (Abraham Lincoln vs Zombies)

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Exclusive Horrornews.net Interview with Bill Oberst Jr.
Movie: Abraham Lincoln vs Zombies

Q: What made you interested in playing the role of President Abraham Lincoln in the movie, Abraham Lincoln vs Zombies?

A: Producer David Latt, one of the co-founders of The Asylum, asked me to do it. When David Latt calls, actors answer.

Q: How much research went into playing the role of President Abraham Lincoln and what books or movies … Continue reading

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