Take a look at this trailer for the independent superhero film, Vs. featuring Jason Frost, James Remar (Dexter) and Lucas Till (X-Men: First Class).
The film is described as, “Kick-Ass meets Saw, and follows “four superheroes that find themselves abducted by their arch nemesis and are forced to compete in a series of challenges in order to save an abandoned town full of kidnapped innocent civilians.”.
James Remar (“Dexter”) and Lucas Till (X-Men: First Class) star.
I have to say that’s an excellent premise. Imagine your favorite DC or Marvel superheroes put in a similar situation and you’d probably have a smash hit on your hands.
Also, be sure to check out the indy film I posted yesterday featuring another X-Men: First Class Star, Jason Flemyng. This one was absolutely superb!
Toronto After Dark Film Festival is a showcase of horror, sci-fi, action and cult cinema held annually in Toronto, Canada at the Bloor Cinema. The festival premieres a diverse selection of feature-length and short-films from around the world including new works from Asia, Europe and North America.
Selling a film at Sundance is always a bit of a three-ring circus, and now Kevin Smith wants to make sure everyone’s invited to the show. Smith has announced that if the festival accepts his next film, the satirical horror movie Red State, he plans to sell the film in the room immediately after the first screening and may even bring in a professional auctioneer to make things more interesting. “And if you’re a multi-millionaire who can’t make it to the first screening of Red State, fear not,” Smith added. “Maybe we’ll set up an eBay page for the post-screening bid-calling as well.” [/Film]
Lone Star International Film Festival is held in Fort Worth at Sundance Square. The festival highlights the very best in independent filmmaking from around the world. The festival has honored such filmmakers as Martin Sheen, T-Bone Burnett, Bill Paxton, Sidney Lumet, Melonie Diaz and Fred Durst. This year