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Review: Old 37 Starring Kane Hodder & Bill Moseley (Available on DVD Today)

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What is better than a film that stars Kane Hodder or Bill Moseley? A film that stars both of them! The duo of horror icons play Darryl (Moseley) and his little brother Jon Roy (Hodder). Old 37 is a twisted tale that is sure make you think twice about calling 911. 

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Old 37 was written by Paul Travers and Joe Landes, directed by Alan Smithee. Besides Hodder and Moseley, the film stars Jake Robinson, Sascha Knopf, Olivia Alexander, Brandi Cyrus and Kenneth Simmons. 

There are not enough synonyms for “awesome” to use that would accurately convey how great this film is. It is original and chilling with a dash of comedy. For me, it brought back the Chop-Top Bill Moseley, many of the lines that he had reminded me of his lines from TCM 2 when they break into the radio station studio, I was waiting to hear “lick my plate you dog dick!“. Kane did what he does best, he destroyed people. It was a bit like watching him play a combination of Jason Voorhees and Victor Crowley, he was shy, silent and brutal. Combining Moseley’s humor with Hodder’s intensity make for the perfect storm.

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Old 37 is a bit like a drama meets horror, it’s almost like watching two different films in one. More times than not, those types of films tend to fall apart and only leave the audience scratching their heads, but the different stories within Old 37 are blended perfectly to make up one awesome movie. The conflict within this film are endless, there is domestic violence, insanity, murder, revenge, betrayal, standard bitchy teenage behavior and so much more. What’s not to love?

The plot twists are insane. I saw a couple of them coming, but it was entertaining nonetheless,I enjoyed it and I am not going to hold it against the film. There were a few that did catch me of guard. Long time horror fans may see what is around the corner, but if you are newer to the genre, you are in for one twisted roller coaster ride.

The cast as a whole was phenomenal. There were veterans and some newer to the game, but everyone was so professional that it was difficult to tell the difference between them. 

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Final Verdict

If you are into disturbing, revenge filled films, Old 37 is perfect. I loved the film and would love to see Travers write another film and include Moseley and Hodder, his writing combined with their talent and chemistry make for one hell of an awesome horror movie. I am going to have to recommend Old 37 to everyone that I know and you should probably tell a couple friends too. 

Get social with Old 37 by liking the Facebook page and following @Old37movie on twitter. You should also check out old37themovie.com for more exclusive videos, photos and awesome merch.

Old 37 is available on DVD today at Walmart, Best Buy and other retailers, so head out an get a copy! Use #OLD37 when sharing your thoughts and pictures.

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***CLOSED***GIVEAWAY: 3 Pairs of VIP Tickets to a Screening of Old 37 Starring Kane Hodder & Bill Moseley

10308567_10152259655427198_2895418115968223221_nWould you like to see Old 37 before its October 6th DVD release? I have teamed up with Big Picture Media to give you that opportunity.

What Is Old 37?

OLD 37 exhibits two crazed brothers who intercept emergency calls in their father’s old ambulance to perform their own heinous medical procedures. Fast paced and blood soaked, OLD 37 taps into the most basic human fear, vulnerability. The words “don’t worry I’m a paramedic” will make you think twice before dialing 9-1-1. Praised by the indie film and horror world, OLD 37 recently won Best Film and Best Kill at the Montreal ComiCon Horrorfest along with Best Feature at HorrorHound! The feature is jam packed with stars such as Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley and Brandi Cyrus. The soundtrack includes The Used, Circa Survive, Night Riots, Sheppard and many more.

Prize

The prize is a pair of VIP tickets to a screening of Old 37 in Chicago, Long Island or Massachusetts. We are giving away 3 pairs, and the winners get to choose tickets to the screening closest to them.

When & Where Are the Screenings?

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How To Enter

  • Simply follow Old 37 on one or all of their social media accounts listed below.
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3 winners will be chosen at random and announced on Tuesday, September 1st at 5pm EST. via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Good Luck!

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Grab Your Sleeping Bags and Join Adam Green and Guests For a Scary Sleepover

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Adam Green gave the horror genre a much needed boost with the Hatchet films, and he and Joe Lynch have given fans an insight into the film industry with their weekly podcast, The Movie Crypt. Now, Green has created a genius new idea for fans of the genre to learn a new side of their favorite industry professionals with Adam Green’s Scary Sleepover.

During these scary sleepovers, Green and guests will throw on their PJs, roll out their sleeping bags, play games, eat junk food and act like kids again. In each episode, Adam will ask his guests one burning question, “what really scares you?”. Their answers will shock you, everything from rejection to family illness are horror’s biggest names’ boogeymen. Industry topics will also be covered, but don’t worry, it won’t be all serious in this short video form of The Movie Crypt

Kane Hodder will be the first guest of the series. Other guests that have filmed episodes include Derek Mears, Sid Haig, Tony Todd, Darren Lynn Bousman, Bill Moseley and Joe Lynch. There are many more awesome names set to film. An episodic regular that will be joining Adam and his guests will be of course Adam’s adorable companion, Arwen, his Yorkie.

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Adam’s goal with his scary sleepover,

Is to bring fans even more up close and personal with some of their favorite artists in a much more candid and inherently humorous short format video show.

Adam Green’s Scary Sleepover will be a weekly horror, childlike slumber party talk show style short that will be available via the Ariescope YouTube channel. Longer, uncensored versions will be available at Ariescope.com. The series premiers tomorrow March, 6th.

Sid Haig joining the sleepover fun. Picture from Ariescope.com
Sid Haig joining the sleepover fun. Picture from Ariescope.com

For more information on Adam Green’s Scary Sleepover, be sure to like Adam’s Facebook page, follow him on twitter, @Adam_Fn_Green and visit Ariescope.com. Also, be sure to subscribe to the Ariescope YouTube channel so you don’t miss a single episode.

Epic-Con Ohio: Geek Fest Comes To Dayton October 24-26

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Geek/comic cons have been a very big part of the convention circuit for a while now, and Friday, October 24th through Sunday, October 26th Epic-Con Ohio: Geek Fest storms into Dayton, Ohio at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds.

Epic-Con will feature not only the best in geek fandom, but also horror, sci-fi, art and much more. The growing guest list and number of awesome events are getting better everyday. This year is the first time that I have heard of this convention, and I really think it deserves much more recognition. Below are some samples of the guest lists for the genres that will be showcased this year.

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  • Tony Todd
  • A. Michael Baldwin
  • Michael Berryman
  • R.A. Mihailoff
  • Nick Principe
  • Doug Tait
  • Linnea Quigley
  • and much more (new additions almost every day!)

*Kane Hodder and Bill Moseley have canceled*


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  • Walter Koenig
  • David Warner
  • Daniel Kash
  • Ricco Ross
  • and many more

Autograph sessions with the guests will be from noon-10pm. Autograph prices vary from person to person just like every other convention. For list of prices, CLICK HERE. Prices are subject to change.

10540539_258600177668502_2820500720547101269_nTo add to the amazing guest list, there will also be some pretty awesome film screenings. The biggest one to note is the EXCLUSIVE pre-release screening of Clive Barker’s Nightbreed Director’s Cut. Not only will the film be screened, but there will also be some of the members of the cast there to enjoy the film with you. A couple that have already been confirmed include Simon Bamford (Ohnaka) and Chris McCorkindale (Shuna Sassi) and there are more to be announced. Another film that will be screened is Knights of Badassdom, directed by Joe Lynch (Holliston, Wrong Turn 2 (director)). For full list of film screenings, CLICK HERE.

Film screenings will not be the only extra fans can take in. There will be a Special Effects Contest that will be judged by the Monster Man himself, Cleve Hall and other great names in the business. R.J. Hardy and Roy Wooley of syfy’s FaceOff will be judging cosplay skits on Saturday and Sunday. What would a Geek Fest be without a Nerd Off!? This contest will match contestants against each other in a battle of Geekdom. There will be prizes and the competition will be filmed. There will also be a Custom Vehicle Show for those of you with an awesome car inspired by the vehicles from a movie or 1231192_218524021676118_33148290_ntelevision show. For full list and details of each of these events, CLICK HERE.

Every convention has what is called a conbook. The conbook usually includes the names and pictures of the guest and the schedules

of the events and panels. Epic-Con is holding a competition for all of you artists out there to design this year’s cover for the conbook. If you think you have a piece of art that would work great for this year’s cover, you can submit your work to sheri@jackbyte.com. Obviously, the winning piece will be the cover, but the artist of the winning piece will receive a free pass to the convention.

10375081_233117943550059_7765741369646707833_nIf Epic-Con sounds like a convention for you, the show times will be Friday, October 24th from 5-10pm, Saturday, October 25th from 11am-9pm and Sunday, October 26th from 11am-7pm. On Friday and Saturday, the convention will be open to adults only after 9pm. Average ticket prices range from $30 to $50. CLICK HERE for full ticket listing and prices. If you are local, you can purchase and pick up tickets from will call at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds during open hours (except for days there are special events being held). There are military and veteran discounts available, just contact convention heads for the code.

For more information on the convention, ever growing guest list and more, be sure to check the Official Epic-Con site, like the Epic-Con page on Facebook and follow Sheri Yarbrough on twitter.

Hope to see you there!

“The Mangled” Kickstarter Campaign (Re-Launch)

OfficialMangledPoster12Without indie horror, the horror genre would not only be down the toilet, but probably passed the whole way through the sewers right not.  With the “Hollywood remake craze” being all that we hear about and all that is getting recognition, indie horror needs as much help as it can get.  There is a new campaign being launched through Kickstarter for a new film called “The Mangled” from Lawrence W. Nelson II.

“The Mangled” has already met their goal, but with 24 days left to help fund the film, why not spread the word and continue to help out?  Not only does the concept of the film sound incredible, but the cast is one of serious icon power.  With names like Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman and Jacqui Holland on board, “The Mangled” is sure to be an amazing film.

Synopsis:

Tells the bloody tale of a family celebrating a 25th anniversary on a rainy night in Southern, Texas. When four twenty-somethings come pounding on their door desperate for help. And one of them serious injured. But as the night goes on, we find out the Bates have secrets of their own.

If “The Mangled” sounds like a film you would like to see, feel free to donate and spread the word.  Every penny and every bit of promotion counts.

To learn more about “The Mangled” and how to help out, CLICK HERE

Be sure to follow “The Mangled” on twitter for even more updates!

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