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October Spotlight: Director of Photography Karl Siemon Talks Grandpa, Razor Eaters, and Lots More

Karl Siemon is a DP you've almost heard of thanks to a "little" movie called Saw, but if you're a serious cult film fan, you should know him well thanks to an Aussie horror film entitled Razor Eaters (2003).

Artwork, Trailer, and a Review Now Live for Leslie Simpson's Grandpa

A few weeks ago we posted an interview with actor turned short film writer/director Leslie Simpson about his new project Grandpa, and now we have the poster and trailer to share as well as a review!

Grandpa (Short, 2013)

Starring Francesco Basile, Eddie Baroo, Claudia Greenstone, Leslie Simpson Written and directed by Leslie Simpson

Exclusive: Leslie Simpson Talks His New Short Film Grandpa, Directing Himself, New World Cinema, and More

Most genre fans will recall Leslie Simpson from the credits of film favourites Dog Soldiers and The Descent as, respectively, Pvt. Terry Milburn and a Crawler. Well, now he’s upped-stakes from England and is finding quite a bit of creativity Down Under.

Ten New Stills from A Reckoning

As interest in director A.D. Barker’s headsy post-apocalyptic film A Reckoning, starring Leslie Simpson (Dog Soldiers, The Descent) and Axelle Carolyn (Centurion), grows, so does the number of images that are emerging from this brilliant film. Dread Central just received ten new stills for our readers to check out.

Second New Poster for A Reckoning Debuts

The folks behind the little-British-horror/psychological-movie-that-could, A Reckoning (aka Straw Man), have made good on their promise to debut a second new poster for the film; and of course we have it for you right here, hot off the presses! Synopsis:

Andrew Barker's A Reckoning Gets a New Poster

Things are coming together for the little-seen British horror/psychological film A Reckoning (aka Straw Man), directed by Andrew Barker. Here is the first of two new posters for the movie.

DOP Adam Krajczynski Talks A Reckoning

Adam Krajczynski. Remember that name as I am sure you will see it again; his talents as a cinematographer cannot go unrecognized. Shooting the little-seen (but that will hopefully be changing soon) film A Reckoning on an unbelievably tiny budget, Krajczynski’s vision is right there on the screen – beautiful, eerie, stunning and haunting.

Star Leslie Simpson Talks A Reckoning

Horror fans everywhere should recognize the name “Leslie Simpson” from such favorites as Dog Soldiers, where he played Pvt. Terry Milburn, The Descent where he played one of the horrific Crawlers and Doomsday where he was Carpenter, one of the soldiers that were to escort heroine Eden Sinclair into the “Hot Zone”.

Writer/Director Andrew Barker Talks A Reckoning

Writer/director Andrew Barker is a man with a mission. For his first feature film, the stunning and gut-wrenching A Reckoning (review here), his mission is to get the film out to the fans who so desperately want to see this movie and for good reason - it's excellent!

Reckoning, A (2010)

Starring Leslie Simpson, Axelle Carolyn Written and directed by Andrew Barker

Be Part of the Invasion of the Not-Quite Dead

Guys. This looks REALLY cool!!! Seems like the Brits have taken matters into their own hands and are getting zombie fans involved in what looks like some serious fun in the English countryside. Are you ready for Antony Lane's Invasion of the Not-Quite Dead?

Love Gets Gory in New Short "I Love You"

Recently we received a heads up from Axelle Carolyn, wife of Neil Marshall and an established writer in her own right (check out her latest column on IGN UK), about a new short she has a starring role in called “I Love You”.