Special mention: “Funny Games” (1997)
Take my advice and just stick with the 1997 German version. The accents will drive you a bit crazy but what made this film work so well was the directors way of lingering on shots. 2 [...]
SYNOPSIS: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father & son trip into a fight for survival. REVIEW: Where to begin? Zombie films. There are always going to be zombie films, or films where a viral outbreak or chemical explosion turns humans into rabid beasts. Many recent ones have gone for the comedy horror option such as Zombieland and Shaun Of The Dead. Some play it straighter, an excellent recent example … Continue reading
Let me start off with a short tale of my own. It took me a bit of time and patience to receive this book from Mr. Vitkaâ€™s publisher. While waiting for the book Mr. Vitka and I actually became email buddies. The book took so much time, in fact, that Mr. Vitka was nice enough to actually purchase me a copy with his hard earned author-dollars. The funny part is the day after Mr. Vitka … Continue reading
Buffalo, NY â€“ Author Anthony Izzo announces the release of his latest novel, Infected. The first book in the planned Dead Land Trilogy, Infected is the story of a small town invaded by the undead. In one frantic night, Sheriff Emma Ross must lead a band of survivors against a growing horde of zombies. From the Amazon book description: Part one of the terrifying Dead Land Trilogy begins. It looked like a flu. Until the … Continue reading
Trailer: Infected (2011) A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father & son trip into a fight for survival.
SYNOPSIS: Boston newspaperman Ben Mosher (Gil Bellows), disillusioned by his lightweight gig as editor of the mystery and science supplement, gets the scoop of a lifetime when aliens start taking over humans’ bodies. He teams up with his ex-girlfriend — beautiful star reporter Lisa (Maxim Roy) — to investigate the unsettling phenomenon. The sci-fi thriller, made for Canadian television, also stars Isabella Rossellini as an editor possessed by an alien. REVIEW: Originally a Sci-fi Broadcast … Continue reading
When discussing her debut role in INFECTED, Lily Haze’s enthusiasm proves contagious! Can the actress/writer survive a zombie epidemic? Michael Madsen (RESERVOIR DOGS, KILL BILL), William Forsythe (THE DEVIL’S REJECTS), and Christy Carlson Romano (MIRRORS 2) all have something in common; they are trying to keep their distance from the INFECTED, a breed of non-generic zombies born from a parasitic “tick” virus. One of the rustic hamlet’s populace, formerly a gorgeous, vivacious redhead, has eroded … Continue reading