If Jason Eisener‘s recent exploitation offering, Hobo with a Shotgun, didn’t do enough to satisfy your twisted brain cells, one can leave it to the wildly creative director Álex de la Iglesia, whose latest film features Jesus himself with a shotgun. Giving us a demented trip with The Last Circus, he went into more crowdpleasing territory with his last project, As Luck Would Have It, but has returned with something violent, insane and very much something only he could create, with our first trailer for Witching and Bitching.
Explaining anything beyond the basic summary would do injustice to the imagery, but we can say the film features Hugo Silva and Mario Casas as “two hapless thieves, whose plan to rob a jewellery store unravels quickly when they have to bring one of their’s son along, the ex-wife borrows the getaway car, they end up headed to France for Eurodisney instead of the planned Morocco, and they run into a coven of witches in the Basque country.” Check out the slightly NSFW proceedings below thanks to Twitch.
Expect a 2013 release for Witching and Bitching.
With summer winding down, more often than not August has us wishing we could simply skip ahead a month to kick off the fall festival season. This year, however, there’s a handful of worthwhile options, including Marvel’s best offering yet, peculiar festival titles that are finally arriving in theaters (some 15 months later), and much […]
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. If we were provided screener copies, we’ll have our own write-up, but if that’s not the case, one can find official descriptions from the distributors. Check out […]
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, editor Nick Newman, writer Danny King, and I dive right into Richard Linklater‘s 12-year intimate epic Boyhood. After that, we take a look at the films coming to theaters and home video in the coming week, including Noah, Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery, Guardians of the […]
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