Exclusive interview with Brendan Steere, director of The VelociPastor

Brendan Steere made his feature debut with the horror/thriller Animosity in 2014, which he has now followed up with The VelociPastor, which was in turn based on a viral 2011 short trailer that he created. We were lucky enough to get to talk to him about the film, as well as some of his influences… Continue reading Exclusive interview with Brendan Steere, director of The VelociPastor

An interview with Chuck and Karolina Morrongiello, makers of Amityville Mt. Misery Road

We reviewd Amityville Mt. Misery Road a while back, but we were really excited to get the chance to interview the filmmakers, Chuck and Karolina Morrongiello, to learn more about how the movie got made. Thanks to them for opening up some time in their busy schedule for us! B&S About Movies: We were really by the… Continue reading An interview with Chuck and Karolina Morrongiello, makers of Amityville Mt. Misery Road

An interview with Arlene Sidaris, producer of so many of the films we’ve covered this week

One of the things you may notice as you watch the Andy Sidaris movies that we've been covering this week is that they're all produced by his wife, Arlene. We're beyond pleased that she took the time to answer a few of our questions about these iconic films and why we still love them years… Continue reading An interview with Arlene Sidaris, producer of so many of the films we’ve covered this week

Interview with Mike “McBeardo” McPadden, author of Teen Movie Hell

Subtitled "A Crucible of Coming-of-Age Comedies from Animal House to Zapped!," Mike “McBeardo” McPadden's new book Teen Movie Hell does for teen films what his Heavy Metal Movies did for, well, heavy metal movies. I've long been an admirer of Mike's writing and was super excited when he agreed to do an interview as part of our teen… Continue reading Interview with Mike “McBeardo” McPadden, author of Teen Movie Hell

Interview with Dante Tomaselli (UPDATED)

Dante Tomaselli is a screenwriter, director, and score composer behind the films Desecration, Horror, Satan's Playground and Torture Chamber. The evils of advertising have brought us into contact with one another as we've discussed the lost power of poster art, particularly when it comes to the artwork for the film Prophecy. I'm excited to get the chance to share… Continue reading Interview with Dante Tomaselli (UPDATED)

DEATH WISH WEEK: An interview with Paul Talbot, author of Bronson’s Loose!: the Making of the Death Wish films

As I wrote this week worth of Death Wish, Paul Talbot's Bronson's Loose!: The Making of the Death Wish Films was an amazing resource. It's packed with stories and anecdotes from director Michael Winner, actor Kevyn Major Howard, novelist Brian Garfield, and interviews and articles from when the films were originally released. There's also a sequel, Bronson's Loose Again!… Continue reading DEATH WISH WEEK: An interview with Paul Talbot, author of Bronson’s Loose!: the Making of the Death Wish films

An interview with the creators of Hitler Lives!

We watched and wrote about Hitler Lives! earlier this week and were excited when the creators agreed to answer our questions about this intriguing film. B&S About Movies: Tell us who you are, your background and why you decided to make this project. Stuart Roswell: My name is Stuart Rowsell, I am Creative Director of Bloodhound FX,… Continue reading An interview with the creators of Hitler Lives!

BIGFOOT WEEK: An interview with The Weirdest Movie Ever Made author Phil Hall

Yesterday, we reviewed The Weirdest Movie Ever Made, Phil Hall book that traces the convoluted history of how the Patterson and Gimlin film was created and impacted the scientific community and popular culture. We had the opportunity to talk to Phil about the inspiration behind the book, a lost Bigfoot film and some thoughts on some of… Continue reading BIGFOOT WEEK: An interview with The Weirdest Movie Ever Made author Phil Hall

Interview with Amanda Reyes of Made for TV Mayhem part 4

This is part 4 of our interview with Amanda from Made for TV Mayhem! Other than TV movies, what are some of your other favorite films? I'm a slasher fanatic! That's where my heart is. I love the golden age of slashers, and some of my favorites are He Knows You're Alone, Prom Night, Madman,… Continue reading Interview with Amanda Reyes of Made for TV Mayhem part 4

Interview with Amanda Reyes of Made for TV Mayhem part 3

This is part three of our interview with Amanda from Made for TV Mayhem. In this installment, we asked for some of her recommendations and thoughts on TV movies! B&S About Movies: Do you have any recommendations? AR: Sure. In the first episode of the Made for TV Mayhem Show, I go into why I love… Continue reading Interview with Amanda Reyes of Made for TV Mayhem part 3