Tag Archives: Jerry Murdock

The dark and trippy world of Poe re-imagined

The indie horror anthology Tales of Poe comes to us from indie horror directors Bart Mastronardi (Vindication, which I blog about here) and Alan Rowe Kelly (whose movies I cover here). Not only do they give two of Poe’s stories … Continue reading

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Direct-to-DVD: the psychotic throwback films of Alan Rowe Kelly

Over a decade ago, I wrote a review of Alan Rowe Kelly’s first film I’ll Bury You Tomorrow for a DVD website. Alan Rowe was pleased with the review I imagine, because he contacted me and took me to lunch … Continue reading

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Poe gets a modernized adaptation worthy of his grisly legacy

So psyched to have had the opportunity to screen one of the stories from the indie horror anthology Tales of Poe. “The Tell-Tale Heart” is directed by Bart Mastronardi, the man also responsible for the full-length horror film Vindication, which … Continue reading

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Vindication: a portrait of how a slasher killer is born

The 2006 indie film Vindication begins as a disturbing psychological horror drama before getting to the slasher elements. It follows a (really cute) young man with deep emotional problems. He begins with a cutting habit—which means his hot naked body … Continue reading

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Remember how bizarre and twisted 1970s indie exploitation horror was?

Well if you don’t remember the 70s or weren’t around yet, Muscle Wolf Productions brings back that era with the horror anthology Psycho Street. The creators of this film clearly watched some fucked up shit back then—or on VHS a … Continue reading

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