Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 77

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Tusk (2014) is Kevin’s Smith second horror comedy with the script germinating from the SModcast podcast: episode 259 The Walrus and The Carpenter. The film may be a bit uneven and controversial but the performance by Michael Parks as Howard Howe has a number of the grue-crew saying he should be considered for an Academy Award…but realize, sadly, it never will. Dave shares the horror news of the week with news of Universal hiring Noah Hawley (Fargo) to script a Classic … Continue reading

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Film Review: Tusk (2014)

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SYNOPSIS: When podcaster Wallace Bryton goes missing in the backwoods of Manitoba while interviewing a mysterious seafarer named Howard Howe, his best friend Teddy and girlfriend Allison team with an oddball ex-cop to look for him. REVIEW: As I was watching Kevin Smith’s latest film, Tusk, I began to wonder who came onto the Hollywood scene first: Smith or Quentin Tarantino? I had this thought because a lot of the dialog here is Tarantino-esque in … Continue reading

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Kevin Smith Rolls Out The Trailer For ‘TUSK’ – Michael Parks Rules!

Last night at SDCC Kevin Smith rolled out the trailer for ‘Tusk’ and it is one strange, silly piece of awesome. Micheal Parks steals the show in this trailer which outlines the tale of man who is drugged and then surgically transformed into a Walrus. Ready to take a look? You’re either going to love it or hate it and online reaction seems to be about 50/50. Personally, I freaking love it. A24 is releasing … Continue reading

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Film Review: Red State (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda. REVIEW: The Black Saint was never really much of a Kevin Smith fan, Not that the man isn’t talented. None of his films (Besides “Dogma”) have ever struck me as particularly entertaining. And yes, I am including “Clerks” when I say this. I just don’t get the cult behind … Continue reading

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Trailer: Red State – Final Red Band

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Kevin Smith’s RED STATE looks nothing short of AWESOME! Nothing creepier than real life whack jobs and it looks like Smith has hit a home run with this one. RED STATE tells the tale of a group of kids who answer an online personal ad for sex and find out it’s a trap by a small religious group looking to punish the sinners. It looks like it turns into a WACO situation with the FBI … Continue reading

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