First Trailer for Kevin Smith’s Nazi-Monster Horror Comedy, Yoga Hosers

Harley Quinn Smith, Johnny Depp & Lily-Rose Depp in Yoga HosersTwo years after kicking off his True North trilogy with Tusk, Kevin Smith is back with his second instalment, Yoga Hosers. The film premiered at Sundance at the start of the year, and is set to hit cinemas in the US this summer. Continue reading

2016 Sundance Midnight Line-Up Led by Kevin Smith’s Yoga Hosers

2016 Sundance Midnight Line-UpOver the years, the section has launched classics like Saw, The Blair Witch Project, and Super Troopers, and more recent hits like It Follows, The Guest, and The Babadook. Now the 2016 Sundance Midnight line-up has been announced, revealing the first nine films for the festival, topped by Kevin Smith’s anticipated Yoga Hosers. Continue reading

Claire Forlani Returning as Brandi for Kevin Smith’s Mallrats 2

Claire-Forlani-returning-as-Brandi-in-Mallrats-2Sixteen down, two to go. Kevin Smith has been assembling his cast for Mallrats 2, and he’s so close to getting a full house. Continue reading

Kevin Smith Reveals Clerks III Shoots in May, Hit Somebody in September, Followed by Moose Jaws & Anti-Claus, Teases Mallrats 2

Kevin-Smith-shooting-Clerks-III-teases-Mallrats-2Oh man. This is almost too good to be true. Kevin Smith took to Twitter and Facebook yesterday to reveal not one, not two, not three, not even four, but potentially five upcoming projects over the course of the next two years!

Five! Time to get excited, folks. The renowned writer-director had previously hinted that he might stop directing after ten films. But Tusk has reignited things for him, and he’s lining up projects left, right, and centre. Continue reading

Kevin Smith, Gary Shore & More to Direct Horror Anthology Holidays for XYZ Films

Kevin-Smith-Gary-Shore-More-to-Direct-Holidays-Horror-AnthologyFounded just seven years ago, production and sales company XYZ Films has quickly established itself as one of the leading producers in genre entertainment, with recent efforts including The Raid and its sequel, Justin Benson’s award-winning Spring, and Kevin Smith’s sophomore horror, Tusk. Now the company has announced that it has already put together its first horror anthology, Holidays, with Kevin Smith high up on the list of directors for one of the segments.

Deadline reports that XYZ has partnered with John Hegeman’s newly-launched genre label, Distant Corners Entertainment, to produce the feature-length anthology, which is already in production. Continue reading

First Featurette for Kevin Smith’s Tusk – ‘Pod to Screen’

Justin-Long-and-Michael-Parks-in-Tusk-sliceGetting its world debut as part of TIFF’s Midnight Madness line-up, Kevin Smith’s Tusk is pretty much guaranteed to be one of the greatest horror movies of the year.

The early reviews out of Toronto have been all kinds of promising, and with the film’s US release date fast approaching, A24 has launched the first featurette, taking a look at how Tusk started out life as a discussion on SModcast 259 and made it to the big screen, by way of #WalrusYes. The people spoke, and Smith listened.

Kevin Smith brings his comedic chops to a disturbing new milieu in this Canuck-baiting chiller about a popular podcast host who descends into straight-up madness when he heads north of the 49th parallel.

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