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Production of All Cheerleaders Die Moving Along

Modernciné has released a new behind-the-scenes image from All Cheerleaders Die, a high school-set supernatural thriller written and directed by Lucky McKee (May, The Woman) and Chris Sivertson (The Lost, I Know Who Killed Me). The flick has entered ADR. Check it out!

Ty Drago's The Undertakers Being Adapted for the Big Screen by Jeffrey Reddick

Producer/director Andrew van den Houten of Modernciné announced today that his company has tapped Final Destination creator Jeffrey Reddick to adapt The Undertakers, the first in a series of young-adult books by Ty Drago.

Moderncine Finalizes Cast and Begins Production on All Cheerleaders Die

Modernciné has finalized the cast for and is set to begin production on All Cheerleaders Die, a high school-set supernatural thriller written and directed by Lucky McKee (May, The Woman) and Chris Sivertson (The Lost, I Know Who Killed Me).

Headspace: The Director's Cut Heading to VOD on April 24th; DVD to Follow June 19th

Freestyle Digital Media has announced the debut of Headspace: The Director's Cut on cable and internet video on demand in North America on April 24th with a DVD/Blu-ray release following on June 19th.

Sundance 2011: The Woman Q&A: Lucky McKee and Producer Andrew van den Houten

Our man in Utah, Kabelson, has just turned in a Q&A transcription for another one of the most controversial films ever shown at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival, Lucky McKee's The Woman (review here). Dig it! In Attendance - Lucky McKee (Director), Andrew van den Houten (Producer).

Offspring (Blu-ray / DVD)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Stephen Grey, Art Hindle, Pollyana McIntosh, Tommy Nelson Directed by Andrew van den Houten Distributed by Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Exclusive: New Offspring Webisode

The guys behind the upcoming adaptation of Jack Ketchum's Offspring just dropped off another exclusive webisode for your viewing pleasure.

Offspring Trailers Preys on Your Innocence

Only a few short months ago during Montreal's Fantasia festival we reported that Andrew van den Houten, producer of The Girl Next Door, was set to begin shooting his adaptation of Jack Ketchum's cannibal killer sequel Offspring. Today we received word from van den Houten that the official trailer is live (see it below), and all the Offspring webisodes can be viewed at Modern Cine's YouTube channel.

Exclusive Offspring Pic & Webisode!

The guys behind the upcoming Jack Ketchum adaptation, Offspring, just dropped an exclusive webisode in our laps, detailing the making of the film, as well as the exclusive new pic you see to your right. Pretty badass, eh?

Two Exclusive Offspring Stills

Andrew van den Houten’s Offspring is pretty close to the top of my list for most anticipated adaptations of 2009. The Jack Ketchum book on which it’s based is one of my favorites, and this story has been a long time coming to the big screen!

New Offspring Pics, Screening Update

It seems to me that the guys over at ModernCine really know when they’re doing when it comes to getting films done. Their production on The Girl Next Door was very quick, as was the cinema vérité Home Movie. Just a few months ago we got the first word on their adaptation of Jack Ketchum’s Offspring; now the film is done and ready for its first screenings!

First Offspring Poster, Pic!

We just got a heads up from the guys at ModernCine with the good news that their next Jack Ketchum adaptation, Offspring, will be shown off at this month’s American Film Market. The film's not going to be done until December, but they're making sure distributors are aware of it with the sales art you see on your right.

First Look at Offspring!

Those evil bastards over at Fangoria took a trip to the wilds of Michigan recently to check out the set of Andrew van den Houten’s Offspring, the latest Jack Ketchum adaptation to be filmed. As you can see the film is looking just as gory as we had hoped ... and then some!

Major Cast Set for Ketchum's Offspring!

Mondercine, the production company which brought us last Ketchum adaptation The Girl Next Door (review), announced today the cast for the next film based on Ketchum's work, Offspring.

Fantasia 2008: Days 11-13

Apologies for the lack of updates the past couple of days. I blame the exhaustingly stylized, rockabilly zombie movie Flick, which engendered so much cinematic bile, I feared the excess would leak into the other films I had planned to discuss.