V/H/S/2 Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 SXSW Film Festival. V/H/S/2 opens today in limited release.] The horror anthology sequel V/H/S/2 is a mixed bag, both in terms of the horror shorts it presents and the identity …

SXSW 2013: V/H/S/2 Review

     February 10, 2015

The horror anthology sequel V/H/S/2 is a mixed bag, both in terms of the horror shorts it presents and the identity the franchise is trying to acquire.  Arriving a year after its predecessor, it’s clear that V/H/S/2 is meant to …

First Teaser Trailer for S-VHS Horror Anthology

     January 16, 2013

In preparation for its debut at Sundance 2013, a new teaser trailer has gone online for horror anthology sequel S-VHS.  Much like S-VHS is an improved version of VHS tapes, S-VHS hopes to outdo its predecessor with sequences directed by Jason Eisener (Hobo …

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, …