Tag: hplovecraft

Interview: Richard Stanley Talks COLOR OUT OF SPACE, Nicolas Cage, and Clear and Present Dangers

The filmmaker talks about creating a believable family around Nicolas Cage and the relevance of the Cthulhu Mythos to the modern day.

COLOR OUT OF SPACE: Nicolas Cage Joins Richard Stanley's Lovecraft Adaptation, Filming Begins Next Month

It seems forever and a day since we saw Richard Stanley pitch the idea of adapting Lovecraft's Color Out of Space at the Frontieres Market at Fantasia. A couple years later we would report that the fine folks at SpectreVision...

Overlook 2017 Interview: Julien Jauniaux Talks Lovecraftian Nightmare AN ELDRITCH PLACE

The Overlook Fest is in full swing, and besides feature films, immersive experiences and panels the Timberline Lodge also welcomes a select 16 shorts from all corners of the world. Among them we find festival favorites like A Nearly Perfect...

Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies NYC Now in Session

New York horror fans are in for some fantastic times this fall --- The Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies is open for enrollment! In 2010, I attended the Montreal Stuart Gordon and Dennis Paoli master class on adapting Lovecraft to...

Exclusive: INNSMOUTH Teaser Teases Fishyness

Cutting a teaser for a short must surely be a frustratingly difficult exercise. For starters, anything over 30 seconds of footage is bound to plainly show a rather high percentage of the finished short already, and that is even without...

NecronomiCon Providence 2015 Review: INNSMOUTH Is Short But Shocking

This year, it's 125 years ago that H. P. Lovecraft was born, and though the writer died in 1937, his influence and popularity have not diminished one bit over the last few decades. Literally suffering from a Fantastic Fear of...

Descend To The Depths With Lovecraft Inspired FEED THE LIGHT

Armed with a tiny budget and a whole lot of talent, Swedish director Henrik Moller has made himself quite a splash with his debut feature, winning Best Film at the HP Lovecraft Film Festival. Sara takes a job as a...

Put Some Cthulhu On Your Shelf

Sure, it's not a movie and therefore falls somewhat outside our purview here, but everybody needs a retro styled, cephalopod headed god action figure to call their own, right? Right? I mean, how could any self respecting geek not want...

Lovecraftian Short FRAGMENT 1890 Needs Your Love

Attention fans of all things H.P. Lovecraft. We have found a project that you may want to lend your support to. German filmmaker Sascha Alexander Renninger is putting together a feature length anthology film based on the works of the...

The Director Of DIE FARBE Returns To Lovecraft With THE DREAMLANDS

Director Huan Vu raised quite a stir amongst fans of HP Lovecraft a little while back with his independent film Die Farbe, a very well received adaptation of Lovecraft's story The Color Out Of Space. Well, Vu is back and...

ARKHAM SANITARIUM: The Director Speaks And Reveals The First Trailer

[Our thanks to Dejan Ognjanovic for conducting the following interview.]We have covered upcoming indie feature Arkham Sanitarium a fair bit already and now that shooting of the film is over, its director Andrew Morgan is subjected to a torturous examination...

New Images From H.P. LOVECRAFT'S ARKHAM SANITARIUM!

Filming began on Andrew G. Morgan's anthology film H.P. Lovecraft's Arkham Sanitarium and the folks at the production company Survivor Films will be keeping tabs on the production and releasing images and video as they see fit. Nothing truly horrifying yet...

H.P. Lovecraft's ARKHAM SANITARIUM Script Review And Concept Art

[Our thanks to Dejan Ognjanovic for the following.]Lovecraft's fiction is notoriously difficult to translate to cinema, for several reasons. The main one has to do with his reliance on mood, atmosphere, subtlety, hints and vague suggestions of unspeakable horrors. This...