Top 10 Films of 2011

     February 11, 2015

Between festivals and theatrical releases, I saw over 100 new films this year.  Some were awful, some were good, and some were mediocre.  And then there were the movies that stayed with me, and more importantly, held up on repeat …

Top 10 Posters of 2011

     February 11, 2015

The best movie posters come from Mondo, other art-boutiques, and individual artists who take their passion for a film and turn it into something that every fan has to own.  Studios don’t have that luxury.  They need to sell a …

HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN 2-Disc Collector’s Edition DVD Review

     February 10, 2015

Though Hobo With a Shotgun started as a faux-trailer entered in a “Create your own Grindhouse-esque trailer” contest being held by Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez around the time they released their own Grindhouse double-feature, the result of a dark joke …

HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN Review

     May 31, 2014

[This review is a reprint of my review that ran during this year’s Sundance Film Festival.  Hobo with a Shotgun blasts its way into US theaters this weekend.] Sometimes, being insane in your filmmaking isn’t enough.  To make something special, …

Director Jason Eisener Interview HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN

     April 1, 2015

This weekend cinemagoers will be treated to an absurdly entertaining 86-minute blood-soaked love letter to exploitation sleaze called Hobo With A Shotgun. Filled with severed limbs, endangered children, empowered hookers, super-powered thugs, and a grizzled lawn care obsessed Rutger Hauer, …

New Red-Band Trailer for HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN

     March 31, 2011

Hobo with a Shotgun is an absolute blast if you like vicious, cartoony violence.  The film will be available on demand starting tomorrow and Magnet has released a new red-band trailer to remind folks.  If you’ve already watched the first …

Sundance 2011: HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN Review

     May 31, 2014

Sometimes, being insane in your filmmaking isn’t enough.  To make something special, a filmmaker requires a spark of creativity to light the flames of a madness explosion.  Hobo with a Shotgun is a Hiroshima of creative insanity.  Director Jason Eisener …