David Michôd's The Rover Roams Across a Post-apocalyptic Landscape (A Move Review).
The Rover saw its debut at Cannes 2014. Now, the film is available for film fans. In the feature, one man is determined to get his car back, after a group of thieves take it into the Australian wasteland. Eric teams up with an unlikely partner and dimwit, named Rey. Together, they scour the landscape in search of the thieves. Michod's second feature is slowly paced and experiental. Most Fans of post-apocalyptic cinema will like this entry into the genre.
Aftermath Traps Viewers in a Dank Basement with Little Explanation for Character's Suffering (A Movie Review)
How would you like to be stranded in a basement for over thirty days? This is the basic premise for Peter Engert's Aftermath. After a nuclear strike, several survivors must hole up below ground as radiation destroys the landscape. Aftermath is a dark film set in a dark future, where scavengers threaten characters. Can several characters survive this dire situation? Fans of post-apocalyptic cinema can find out here, in this review for the film.
Fear the Reaper in this Teaser Trailer for Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort.
Director Valeri Milev (Re-kill) returns to horror with Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort. This film was completed in Sophia, Bulgaria, this March. Now, a short teaser trailer has been released for the film, which features several West Virginia cannibals and two desperate bike riders. The teaser acts more as a movie clip, with one portion of the film featured. Fans of this long running series can preview the film here. Also, Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort will debut on home entertainment formats this October 21st, 2014!
Mine Games Offers a Curse and Trouble in an Ancient Cavern (A Review).
A cabin, an ancient evil and six friends looking to party. Will horror fans be able to predict how this story ends? Richard Gray's Mine Games offers a few surprises as several twenty-somethings become trapped in an old mine. This mine hosts a curse, which turns against the friends. Soon, characters are fighting semblances of themselves and there can be only one winner. Fans of indie horror can read this early review of Mine Games, with the film set to release on DVD September 16th, 2014.
A Gorgeous Trailer is Revealed for Jamin Winan's The Frame (First Trailer).
The Frame is the third feature film from renowned director Jamin Winans. Winans often deals with specific genres, including sci-fi and mystery. His latest film, The Frame, brings both of these genres together, in a beautiful fashion. The first trailer for The Frame offers lots of symbolic imagery. Some of these images are enhanced by special effects and by Winans' original soundtrack. Fans of film can preview Winans' latest film endeavour here.
You Need to Fear the Clowns in Billy Pon's Circus of the Dead (A Movie Review).
Director Billy Pon's first horror feature involves a group of sadistic clowns. This group is led by Papa Corn, played by Bill Oberst Jr. As the film begins, innocents are tortured and killed as the circus comes to town. A family man and husband, Donald, cannot protect his family as these sadists kidnap his children. His wife does not fare much better. Bloody and violent, fans of horror can read an early review for Circus of the Dead here.
Darkness and Tragedy Await Characters in John Klein's Chrysalis (A Review).
Chrysalis is a crowd-sourced fom from director John Klein. This film is set in the future, after a worldwide pandemic has killed much of the populace. Now, survivors must wander the decayed landscape in search of food and shelter. Klein's feature blends genres. Sci-fi, horror, action and dramatic elements can be found here, in one of the most intriguing indie films of 2014.