Over at Rope of Silicon, they’ve posted a re-vamped version of the Grindhouse fake trailer, Hobo with a Shotgun. If you didn’t see it, you’re probably in the U.S. as it was a trailer screened mostly in Canada. The original trailer fit the Grindhouse experience with a ridiculous title that matched its content:
Just like Machete, the trailer has birthed a full length film. The trailer for the feature has been released – featuring Rutger Hauer as the hobo with a shotgun.
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There are plenty of horror directors I would call outright hacks: an over-reliance on atmospheric music, silly jump scares, and tracing the footsteps of horror film giants are some common hack tropes. I therefore appreciate the fact that The Last Exorcism shies away from these amateur tactics and delivers a weaving, apprehensive paranormal package. Continue reading
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Tagged Ashley Bell, Documentary, Eli Roth, Faux Documentary, Horror, Paranormal, Patrick Fabian, Supernatural, The Blair Witch Project, The Last Exorcism, The Last Exorcism ending