GLASS EYE PIX Sizzle Reel The Larry Fessenden Collection The Ranger LIKE ME PSYCHOPATHS MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND Stake Land II STRAY BULLETS Darling ABCs of Death 2: N is for NEXUS Until Dawn Until Dawn: Rush of Blood LATE PHASES How Jesus Took America Hostage — “American Jesus” the Movie New Doc BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD Explores the Impact of the Ground-Breaking Horror Film NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD BENEATH THE COMEDY THE INNKEEPERS HYPOTHERMIA STAKE LAND BITTER FEAST THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL I CAN SEE YOU WENDY & LUCY Liberty Kid I SELL THE DEAD Tales From Beyond The Pale Glass Eye Pix Comix SUDDEN STORM: A Wendigo Reader, paperbound book curated by Larry Fessenden Satan Hates You Trigger Man Automatons THE ROOST THE LAST WINTER WENDIGO HABIT No Telling / The Frankenstein Complex Impact Addict Videos
June 19, 2018
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Cutting Room #97: Bonnie Timmermann

June 15, 2018
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Weekends with GEP: Kelly Reichardt

This weekend, head on over to Filmstruck and stream a collection of Kelly Reichardt’s indie gems,
including a GEP favorite WENDY AND LUCY and RIVER OF GRASS featuring Fessenden. 

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June 14, 2018
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The Ranger Roams West Coast!

Jenn Wexler’s THE RANGER unspools at the
Portland Horror Film Festival TONIGHT!
6:30 PM @ The Hollywood Theatre

Tix on sale NOW!

June 14, 2018
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TBT: Travolta and the boys cut a rug!

2014: Between takes on the set of Ti West’s IN A VALLEY OF VIOLENCE
Tommy Nohilly, John Travolta, Toby Huss and Fessenden do the can can. 

June 13, 2018
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Attention Satanists! The House of the Devil is for SALE!

Live-in Attic (perfect for Mother)
Spacious Basement for all your ritual needs
Quiet neighbors (graveyard)
State of the Art TV
Pizza delivery zone
June 12, 2018
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Cutting Room #96 – Raiders of the Lost Arc Transcript

June 8, 2018
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HOME IS WHERE THE HORROR IS.

On the occasion of the opening of the new horror flick HERIDITARY, one of GEP’s favorite authors Jason Zimmerman (SHOCK VALUE) writes about a new era of horror in The New York Times.

 From the article:

Moving into territory once the preserve of prestige dramas, horror has never been more bankable and celebrated than it is right now. And while evil clowns and serial killers at sorority houses still haunt young viewers (and make tons of money), we’re in the midst of a golden age of grown-up horror. Hushed and character-driven, this mix of indie fare and blockbusters works ferociously on adult anxieties in an age of dislocation.

Part of the reason horror has long targeted young viewers is that it’s harder to scare adults. We have seen too much, including other scary movies. But that experience can be used against us. H.P. Lovecraft famously wrote that the strongest kind of fear was that of the unknown. But the older you get, the less unknown there is. Vampires, werewolves and zombies don’t frighten like they once did. But ghosts still do — when they remind us of what we have lost.

This weekend, check out HEREDITARY in theaters and then cozy up with Fessenden’s home horror family drama from 2001, WENDIGO

June 7, 2018
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Bloody Disgusting: I SELL THE DEAD “10 Overlooked Modern Horror Comedies”

I SELL THE DEAD

Harkening back to the gothic horror of Universal Studios horror films of the ‘20s and ‘30s, this period horror-comedy follows a grave robber as he recounts his story of crime from prison to a Father (Ron Perlman) as he awaits his execution.  The grave robber, Arthur (Dominic Monaghan), tells of his partnership with Willie Grimes (Larry Fessenden) as they turn a profit robbing graves and contend with blackmail by Doctor Quint (Angus Scrimm), before unwittingly digging up the undead. Vampires, aliens, ghouls, and rival grave robbers all contribute to Arthur’s current predicament with often humorous results. Glenn McQuaid’s first outing as director isn’t perfect, Arthur’s story drags on its own, but anytime Fessenden is on screen I Sell the Dead really shines.

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June 6, 2018
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Cutting Room #95 – Charlie & Jackie

June 4, 2018
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Jenn Wexler talks music and THE RANGER on “From & Inspired By” podcast

THE RANGER wins Best Soundtrack at the Fantaspoa Film Festival!!

Director Jenn Wexler and Music Supervisor Middagh Goodwin sit with From & Inspired By podcast to discuss THE RANGER.  

From the Podcast: “Director Jenn Wexler’s debut feature, The Ranger, is a fun but brutal movie about a bunch of punks who hole up in a cabin while on the lam, only to be stalked and killed by a psychotic park ranger. It’s been getting a lot of acclaim from everyone I know who’s seen it, so I reached out via Twitter, especially after reading a piece music supervisor Middagh Goodwin wrote for the Modesto View, running down all the great bands he’d lined up for the film.

After watching the movie, I was even more excited to talk with Wexler and Goodwin, and I think it comes through in the interview. We get very goofy, and it’s a damn blast.”

Listen to Interview HERE