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: The vampire Djuna resists the advances of Paolo, but soon gives in to their passion. When her trouble-making sister unexpectedly comes to visit, Djuna’s love is threatened, and the whole vampire community becomes endangered. REVIEW: It is clear sometimes when watching a film that it will divide audiences. I don’t mean in a simplistic way between just liking or disliking the production, but genuinely feeling that you have just watched a great film while … Continue reading
Trailer: Kiss of The Damned (2012) The vampire Djuna resists the advances of Paolo, but soon gives in to their passion. When her trouble-making sister unexpectedly comes to visit, Djuna’s love is threatened, and the whole vampire community becomes endangered
Last week I showed you all the home run of a one sheet for KISS OF THE DAMNED and this week brings a kick ass red band trailer that show once again that those folks over at Magnet Releasing know how to pick em. A quick refresh on the flick: Synopsis: â€śWith her narrative feature debut, Xan Cassavetes (Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession) has crafted a stylish and sensory visual and aural experience that recalls … Continue reading
Magnet Releasing will be debuting KISS OF THE DAMNED at the SXSW Midnight Movie lineup and word is that it definitely evokes the the stylings of 60′s and 70′s vampire films. The new one sheet points in that direction as well. Love the retro style.
The Wagner/Cuban Companyâ€™s Magnet Releasing, genre arm of Magnolia Pictures, announced today they have acquired world rights to writer/director Xan Cassavetesâ€™ KISS OF THE DAMNED, an erotic vampire film that will make its world premiere as the closing night film of International Criticsâ€™ Week at the Venice Film Festival this Friday September 7th. Starring JosĂ©phine de La Baume (One Day), Milo Ventimiglia (Rocky Balboa, â€śHeroesâ€ť), Roxane Mesquida (Rubber) and Riley Keough (Jack and Diane, The … Continue reading