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Mel Heflin: the Unknown Indie Horror Actress! (Interview) (December 2013)

Mel Heflin is a sweet lady who resigns in Florida, USA. She is a actress who does her own stunts and models between films and voice acting and is a keen animal lover.
She has been in the modelling since 2003, and for the next 6 years she has done all sorts of modelling, from swimwear, to fetish, to lingerie and nude. In 2009, she caught the acting bug with her debut in Scarlet Rain as Cece and acted in a fantasy horror called, Jinn. Since then she has worked on a dozen projects, from shorts and web series to features. One of her most recent roles will be a part in Carlos Dunn's: I Thought You Were A Nice Man once the funding is rasied - see HERE.
Mel has an impressive imdb acting list, but due to lack of funds, again - some features were never finished so her future plans are to make one herself. She enjoys the horror genre and shows like The Walking Dead, in which she would love to be a part of, even as a Zombie for the popular show one day and meet the cast.
Heflin has also worked…

Christmas Slay - Festive Indie Horror from Kent, UK! (Interview) (December 2013)

Ho Ho Ho, merry Christmas horror and fright fans... have you heard of Christmas Slay??? I mentioned it in my last post, it stars glamour model Dani Thompson and is directed by Kent Independent Films'Steve Davis. It is scheduled to start filming in February, 2014 and has had various online funding campaigns behind it such as Kickstarter. A killer Santa clause is on the loose and the body count is going up, I hope Steve can deliver on this horror project, spawned from the Indywood team. We all ready know what Antony D Lane is doing with his unique Zombie film, so can Steve do the same and help put Kent on the map with his own festive horror film?

When do you start filming Xmas Slay, Steve?
"We start production of the main Christmas Slay shoot on February 8th (2014), on our return we will be releasing a teaser and doing one last big fundraiser via indiegogo or Sponsume to cover additional shooting and post before completing filming in April."

When do you aim to release the fi…

Invasion of the Not Quite Dead! (December 2013)

Anthony D Lane has been a busy man as of late, marriage, a new daughter, touring with indie/rock band, Wheatus, etc;. His new take on the zombie genre is being shot in various different locations like Kent and even in Europe. It's called INVASION OF THE NOT QUITE DEAD and I even became a Producer on it to show my support. What does Ant need donations for? Well, I'll tell you, he has been busy building sets and paying actors and make-up people get his dream done. It started out on Twitter and has blown up over the internet with horror and indie folks everywhere around the world. He promises it to be a spin on his favorite film genres, Zombies and B-Movies.

Anthony is also doing this for his late Legendary film mentor, Ken Russell, who he met in 2006 at film school and is honoring the film maker in doing the project. Others on the project are special effects make up lady, Michele Mulkey, who has worked on several Hollywood films in the past and Ant's long time friend Steve Da…

Carlos Dunn's "I Thought You Were a Nice Man" on Indiegogo! (October 2013)

"What's in the basement?" ask fans of Carlos Dunn's book "I Thought You Were A Nice Man". It has even been taken off of the shelves to be made into a movie. To fund this project, an Indiegogo page has been launched, HERE
I even get featured in the promo wearing my sunglasses. There's also a chance to get featured on a WANTED poster! Check out the Facebook Page. The main Website is HERE. The Vampires-2-Films facebook page can be found, HERE.

Happy Halloween: Creep Tales (2013)... Here it is, on Youtube!! (October 2013)

It's October. That means that Halloween is on it's way and so are the spooks, zombies and monsters! John Shelton (myself), Clive McKenzie, Shawn Goremonger, Jason Brown, Bayden "Red" Redshaw and a handful of others team up this season to bring you Anthology Horror: Halloween Creep Tales (2013).

The film is shot on a micro budget but with a lot of heart and enthusiasm of Youtubers who get a kick out of scaring people. I shot the wrap around segments and edited it all together for you all to enjoy. Without further ado, here it is:

UPDATE: Sorry for the Lack of Updates...Halloween Creep Tales/Dvds/Wrestling with Disater! (October 2013)

It's been a busy one this October with the putting together of Halloween Creep Tales (2013), but it's coming! I've added more films with the help of others, so please just bare with me and I hope you like the finished result hopefully next week! I would like to thank everyone that helped out and the time they spent on their films to make this happen... THANK YOU!

In the mean time, I have been catching up with Kaiju and horror movies in between editing and sorting the production. Also, please check out my LIKE PAGE on facebook, too.

For wrestling fans out there, check out the Kickstarter for Wrestling with Disaster - a new documentary on the sports entertainment and showing the true-life side to grappling. You can check out their facebook page, HERE. The film is directed by Anthony R Bruno Jr. It is also being producer by actress Debra Lamb.

More "Behind the Scene" Zombie Shots From "Wasteland" (2013) #Derby Based Indie Horror!! (October 2013)

Summer, 2012 is when myself and Ian "Jaymz" Matthews first heard about a zombie film being shot in Derby, UK. It's called Wasteland (2013) so we decided to go along and see what the fuss was all about... we ended up getting very bloody in fake blood and real dirt! The filming continued into 2013 where I went back to do some more shooting and  what fun it was. The photos are all copyrighted Chrissa Maund - married to director Tom Wadlow. Actor/Horror Blogger, Dean Sills and friend, Guntis Brazma also turns up as Zombies.

Wasteland (2013) Trailer!

The Halloween Decorations are up!! "Halloween Creep Tales!" (2013) Teaser Trailer! (October 2013)

I hope you are all having a spooky safe October, my decorations are up and are yours? Below is the teaser trailer for my new Youtube Halloween Horror Anthology: Halloween Creepy Tales (2013). It was put together by myself and other online friends for everyone to enjoy. I hope you enjoy it and don't forget to HIT LIKE on the Youtube video and share to all those that are into horror upon this scary season. Enjoy, peace out...

Don't forget to subscribe to me on Youtube, HERE. I do reviews and updates on a regular basis. Please, leave a comment and click THUMBS UP!

REVIEW: Jason Brown's "A Date With Ghost" - Supernatural Indie Horror Review From Nottingham (October 2013)

Jason Brown has always had a fascination with the supernatural and in "A Date with Ghosts", he has put together a 70 minute mini feature shot in Nottingham with great merits. I was lucky enough to see this film as a test screen-er on the internet in 2013.

A Date with Ghosts is well put together and the title sequence credits really stood out for me in their high looking production values. Jason has reportedly spent over £1K on this very ambitious horror film. The acting is good (i.e. lead actress, Sadie Kime) and the jump scare techniques were very well done and edited. There seem to be some unedited screen shots, but I assume this was to be fixed as Jason takes the film to festivals.

What impressed me is that things look higher in values in this feature. I hope it does well for him and Jason even has an acting role. The locations all look good in the country side and derelict church buildings added with matte and cgi techniques for shots that are worth seeing alone. Also, th…

Shawn "Allen" Goremonger & Goremonger Media/Screaming Pumpkin Productions! (October 2013)

Shawn "Allen" Goremonger is the Head Cheese at Goremonger Media/Screaming Pumpkin Productions! He has been a good friend to me on Facebook and it's about time I gave him a SHOUT OUT. He is a dedicated metal head and loves his horror and film making. Shawn is currently helping me with a project for Halloween and thanks to the power of the internet, it's all becoming a reality - We met through through Youtube/Facebook and had seen him in Wetmovie's videos at Horror Cons during 2011. We have been friends, since. I thank Shawn from the bottom of my blogging heart for everything he has done and his dedication to filming. Rock on, Bro! And as you can tell, he's a Texas Chainsaw Massacre fan!

Please check out his facebook links for his companies: Goremonger Media & Screaming Pumpkin Productions - MUST BE 18+ due to gore content and extreme metal images.

Cult Monster Magazine, "Space Monsters!" - (Cyberschizoid/Emily Booth) (October 2013)

This is a blog entry I am doing for Cyberschizoid and his Cult Monster Magazine, Space Monsters! Make sure you pick up a copy today as it features Classic Horror, Godzilla, Ultraman, Hammer Horror, 50's Sci-fi movies and more. Horror presenter Emily Booth even writes a column in issue number two! The facebook page can be found, HERE - so show your support for the Cult Monsters of yesterday! The magazine is available four times a year... Thanks, Richard!
Cyberschizoid also campaigns for Classic Horror to bring it back on BBC2. You can follow it on Twitter or even on the Website

Debra Lamb: 80's Scream Queen of Hearts! (Interview) (October 2013)

Debra Lamb is a special lady who lives in Northern California. She is an Actress, a Producer, Psychic, Animal lover and Vegan. Many of her fans will know her from 80's cult horror classics like The Invisible Maniac (1990), Beverly Hills Vamp (1989) and more recently The G-String Horror (2012). Debra was a horror and Electric Blue pin-up in the mid-to-late 80s and even did a work out video tape with Traci Lords. She has worked with many horror stars like Michael Berryman, the late Karen Black and many others over the past few decades. In more recent times, the lovely Debra has been producing with long time friend Joe Hollow on films like Disciples (2013), A Blood Story (2013), and their upcoming film Cannibals (2014). These films reunited her with past horror stars like Berryman, Brinke Stevens and even Linnea Quigley. I have known Miss Lamb on facebook for a few years now and thought I'd approach her for an interview in time for Halloween. 
Debra Lamb is also a classically trai…

Interview with "Lisa Gaye" (The Troma Babe with the Beehive Hair-DO!!)

She has a beehive Marge Simpson-like hair do and is the nutty scientist-babe from Troma'sClass of Nuke 'Em High Part 2 - Yes, it's Holt aka Miss Lisa Gaye from New York. Lisa also starred in The Toxic Avenger Part Two , Three & Four and is currently in Return to Nuke 'Em High: Volume One directed by Lloyd Kaufman. Lisa has been in a handful of Troma movies and is a fan favorite to her fans, especially those of Holt.

Gaye was born in Baltimore, Maryland - original home of Youtube'sCoolduder aka Shawn C Phillips (another Troma fan), it must be a film make thing! Her interests are art and she is now a mother. She has her own website and teaches cooking online with her girl pal, Leesa Rowland - another Troma lady. I was lucky enough to catch up with Lisa online to ask her a few questions on Life & Troma - please, enjoy! Oh, and recently she had a birthday, so HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Lisa!!

1) Did you like being covered in Slime & Goo? (CONEH - Part II)

2) Favourite T…

Godzilla (2014) Teaser Trailer... Leaked Online before November, 3rd!

November, 3rd of 2013 will be Godzilla, King of the Monster's 59th Birthday! On this date, the 2012 Comic Con teaser trailer is set to be released online by Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures - however, the much anticipated trailer was leaked this past Friday afternoon over the internet. Having seen it myself, I was so impressed by it and had to put it on replay to take everything in director Gareth Edwards has to offer. No, I won't post the trailer as what would be the point as the film company keeps pulling it down, but here are a few images from what we did see:
People Standing on smashed Buildings. Holes blown through more buildings - Godzilla's Atomic Blast? A Train Wreck? More Destruction! A dead Kaiju Monster! Godzilla appears through the smoke and debris and ROARS!
For more info, go to:
NOTE: Previous to the trailer leakage, Comic Con 2013 held a Godzilla Encounter experience in San Diego, here is a review of some THAT footage... and I w…

REVIEW: Night of the Demons (1988) plus The After Party??? (October 2013)

It wouldn't be Halloween without a Horror film. Here's a classic one from 1988 called Night of the Demons and it was directed by Kevin S Tenney of Witchboard fame. Old Hull House is haunted and it plays host to a Halloween party for rowdy and sexed-up teenagers who just wanna have some fun. Soon, after a seance is held, Angela - the party hostess - is possessed by evil powers and soon starts to become a ghoulish demon, vent on making sure her party guests have a HELL of a time on Halloween night! It's up to the last survivors to escape the Nightmare and put an end to the Night of the Demons.
The film's main Scream Queen star is played by Linnea Quigley from Return of the Living Dead (now with blonde hair) and she gets up to no good, being possessed or NOT. She also has a topless scene involving her make up and lipstick which features make up effects by her former husband, Steve Johnson... watch out for this scene! Her partner in crime, Angela is played by Amelia Kinka…

The Walking Dead Returns Sunday, 13th and Here's The Theme Tune (Metal) (October 2013)

October, Sunday the 13th sees the return of The Walking Dead - Season 4 with regular and new faces, so here is the main theme tune with the Metal version done by a band called, Artificial Fear. Enjoy... Also, subscribe to TrevsChans2 on Youtube for brilliant TWD updates and prediction videos!

Guillermo del Toro meets The Simpsons this Halloween! (October 2013)

This past Sunday The SimpsonsTreehouse of Horror has a special couch gag dedicated to Guillermo del Toro. Pacific Rim, BladePan's Labyrinth & Hellboy fans should love this!! Springfield will never be the same, AGAIN! Also, it features Zombies and many other classic Horror references and tributes! Watch out for the Godzilla bones!

I Love the (Metal) Music to Pacific Rim (2013) (October 2013)

Pacific Rim by Ramin Djawad (Ft/Tom Morello) (Pacfic Rim OST)
This past summer, I went to see Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim in 3D. The thing that really stood out for me, aside from giant Kaiju monsters, was the amazing theme by Ramin Djawad (Ft/Tom Morello - Rage Against the Machine & Audioslave). The film comes out on 3D Blu Ray & Dvd in November, so DON'T MISS IT. Here are a few main themes from the movie done in METAL, Enjoy...

The Haunted (1991 TV Movie) (July 2013)

The Haunted is a 1991 made-for-TV haunted house film directed by Robert Mandel and starring Sally Kirkland who received a Golden Globe nomination for her performance. The film depicts the events surrounding the Smurl haunting. The Smurl family move into their new home on Chase Street only to find that it is plagued with three spirits and a demon. The demon wants to destroy their family and they are constantly desperate until they find the Warren family to get rid of them. The father (Jack Smurl) is played by Jeffrey DeMunn who went on to play Dale in The Walking Dead Tv series during season 1 & 2.
Cast: Sally Kirkland as Janet Smurl, Jeffrey DeMunn as Jack Smurl, Louise Latham as Mary Smurl, George D. Wallace as John Smurl, Joyce Van Patten as Cora Miller, Diane Baker as Lorraine Warren, Cassie Yates as Dorie Hayden, John O'Leary as Father Larson, Hope Garber as Aunt Lily, Benj Thall as Kid, Claudette Roche as Reporter #2, John Asher as Joe.
NOTE:I found a copy on dvdr from eb…