Submitted by UncleMortimer on Thu, 03/03/2011 - 14:27
Arsonist Pictures, 3 O'clock Productions, and Days of the Dead are pleased to announce that the upcoming horror film Idiot Gore will be filming at the Days of the Dead convention this upcoming July 1st through 3rd in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Idiot Gore stars Jim O’Rear (Day of the Dead, The Dead Matter), Kaylee Williams (Slices of Life), Babette Bombshell, and Shawn C. Phillips (Assault of the Sasquatch, Girls Gone Dead) and will showcase the talents of several regional actors, many former Beverly Laners.
Two key scenes will be shot on location at the Wyndham Indianapolis West over the convention weekend with a large crowd scene being filmed on Saturday, July 2nd.
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Fri, 02/25/2011 - 15:19
Award winning "Zombification" artist Billy Tackett - creator of the awe inspiring artwork for "The Fall Of The House Of Usher" - will again be joining us as Production Artist for both of our upcoming Audio Drama projects - "A Christmas Carol" and "The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow".
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Tue, 02/08/2011 - 11:44
That's right, legendary Gothic, Halloween, Fantasy, Horror music composers Midnight Syndicate have announced plans to release a brand new album this August titled Carnival Arcane.
Check out the official press release below for complete details!
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Wed, 02/02/2011 - 17:39
That's right! We just received word that Dee Wallace has thrown her name into the ring to work on both of our upcoming Audio Drama projects.
With over 100 credits to her name, Ms. Wallace is a true tour de force in this industry, working with countless directors, producers and some of Hollywood's biggest names including Steven Spielberg, Peter Jackson, Wes Craven, Joe Dante, Stephen King and Blake Edwards.
Dee's career began in New York where she studied with famous acting teacher Uta Hagen before moving to Los Angeles where she continued to hone her craft with her mentor Charles Conrad. Her many feature film credits include such classics as The Hills Have Eyes, The Howling, Cujo, Secret Admirer, The Frighteners, 10, and most notably her starring role in one of America's most celebrated films, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.
If you missed our original December announcement we've attached it below. Check out who else will be involved in our two upcoming Audio Drama projects!
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Sat, 01/22/2011 - 06:03
THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER is now available as a digital download. No waiting, no shipping charges and it's only $9.99
Don't forget, a portion of the proceeds goes to benefit A WORLD FIT FOR KIDS!
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Thu, 12/16/2010 - 11:02
Looking for a unique way to instill a love for literature in her students, an Ohio English teacher uses THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER as a tool for teaching about American Literature.
We can’t express how happy this make us to hear about our little Audio Drama project being used in this setting. From our first planning sessions for this project, we had hopes of making a difference in the lives of children through our charitable donation efforts. We never imagined it might have an impact in the classroom. We are truly touched and honored!
THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER - kid tested, teacher approved!
Read the full story here:
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Sun, 12/12/2010 - 15:08
That's right kids. Macabre Mansion, in association with MM Media, LLC; will be producing TWO new Audio Dramas for release in 2011.
The first, which should be available on CD in time for Halloween 2011, will be an adaptation of Washington Irving's classic tale "The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow". This hour long Audio Drama is being adapted/written by horror icon, Jim O'Rear who will also be providing some of the voices for this recording. The director and producer of this production will be determined at a later date.
The second, which should be available on CD in time for the 2011 Holiday season, will be an adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic holiday ghost story "A Christmas Carol". Returning again to write, direct and produce this hour long CD will be "Fall of the House of Usher" writer/director/producer Kevin Herren.
Both of these Audio Dramas will feature an All-Star cast. We can tell you that we have an impressive pool of talent that have given us the equivalent of a "Letter of Intent" - expressing their willingness to be a part of each of these productions. As casting is firmed up and roles are assigned, we'll be making those announcements. Until then, check out who we've got lined up to be a part of these upcoming productions. We think you'll recognize a few of them.
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Wed, 12/08/2010 - 10:41
THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER - Now available on CD. The perfect stocking stuffer for the Horror fan on your Christmas list.
Plus help us with our fund-raising efforts for "A WORLD FIT FOR KIDS"
Follow the link to get your copy today!
THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Tue, 11/30/2010 - 19:18
Great news "Walking Dead" fans - AMC and Anchor Bay have announced that Anchor Bay Entertainment will distribute AMC’s original hit series, “The Walking Dead,” on Blu-ray™ and DVD in the U.S. and Canada.
Read the full press release below.
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Wed, 11/24/2010 - 09:09
Billy and Heather Tackett's charity fundraiser "Who Arted" is coming up in a little over a week in Newport KY. This year, they are raising money for the "Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation". Check out the "Who Arted"
site for complete information.
Also listen to the audio interview we did with Heather Tackett earlier this year where she tells us all about "Who Arted".
Heather Tackett - Who Arted - Interview
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Wed, 11/24/2010 - 08:26
While we were at Dragon*Con 2010 in Atlanta, GA - our friend Kane Hodder took a few minutes to talk with us.
Listen in as Kane talks about some of his recent projects including "Hatchet 2" and "Hollywood Ghost Hunters"
Follow the link below to download the interview and see some photos taken during the interview.
Kane Hodder - Interview
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Tue, 11/23/2010 - 11:21
Anchor Bay is releasing "I SPIT ON YOUR GRAVE" both the classic director's cut of the original 1978 cult classic - and the 2010 remake.
Both will be available February 8th 2011 on DVD and Blu-ray.
Full details and box art are below.
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Tue, 11/23/2010 - 11:02
Coming to DVD and Blu-ray February 1st - the haunting and provocative thriller - LET ME IN.
LET ME IN - The US remake of the Swedish film "LET THE RIGHT ONE IN" - is due to hit stores February 1st 2011.
Full details and box art are below.
Submitted by Nicodemus on Mon, 11/22/2010 - 10:39
BBC's "Doctor Who" Christmas Special titled "A Christmas Carol" will air in both the UK and the US on Christmas Day for the first time ever.
Submitted by UncleMortimer on Thu, 11/18/2010 - 07:12
Great news coming out of Kentucky from our friend George Bonilla and ZP International Film Productions. ZP's latest DVD release SANTA CLAUS VERSUS THE ZOMBIES will be available on Video On Demand and Pay Per View in select markets.
SANTA CLAUS VERSUS THE ZOMBIES will run during the Holiday season on DIRECT TV and many Cable TV providers across the country including ComCast. Check out the full story at ZP International Film Productions Congratulations to George and all who were involved with the project!