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original documentary “Hostage To The Devil” out now

original documentary “Hostage To The Devil” out now

Original documentary HOSTAGE TO THE DEVIL released on VOD platforms in North America on Tuesday January 17th 2017, courtesy of Content Media. Over five years in production, director Martin Stalker has made a film which examines age-old questions about the existence of the Devil and the debate over good versus evil, all through the life of a controversial Irish-born Jesuit priest, Fr Malachi Martin. Hostage to the Devil – Trailer 1 – (2016) from Causeway Pictures on Vimeo.   Using first […]

X JAPAN documentary movie “We Are X” in theaters starting Oct 21

X JAPAN documentary movie “We Are X” in theaters starting Oct 21

From the production team behind the Oscar winning Searching for Sugar Man comes W e Are X, a transcendent rock & roll story about X Japan, the world’s biggest and most successful band you’ve never heard of…yet. Under the enigmatic direction of drummer, pianist, composer, and producer Yoshiki, X Japan has sold over 30 million singles and albums combined––captivating such a wide range of admirers as Sir George Martin, KISS, Stan Lee, and even the Japanese Emperor––and pioneered a spectacle driven style of visual rock, creating a […]

documentary film “Gimme Danger” explores the story of “The Stooges”

documentary film “Gimme Danger” explores the story of “The Stooges”

Amazon Studios & Magnolia Pictures will release GIMME DANGER in NY and Detroit October 28th and Nationwide November 4th Featuring Jim Osterberg, Ron Asheton, Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Steve Mackay, Mike Watt, Kathy Asheton, and Danny Fields Emerging from Ann Arbor Michigan amidst a countercultural revolution, The Stooges’ powerful and aggressive style of rock-n-roll blew a crater in the musical landscape of the late 1960s. Assaulting audiences with a blend of rock, blues, R&B, and free jazz, the band planted […]

BREAKING A MONSTER documentary about Africa’s teen metal band ‘Unlocking The Truth’

BREAKING A MONSTER documentary about Africa’s teen metal band ‘Unlocking The Truth’

BREAKING A MONSTER begins as the three members of band UNLOCKING THE TRUTH are all in 7th grade, spending their weekends playing a blend of heavy metal and speed punk in Times Square – often drawing substantial crowds. They take on a manager: a 70- year-old industry veteran. With his guidance they are soon on their way to a 1.8 million dollar record deal and a precarious initiation into the music industry. Anything feels possible, and in some moments the band can almost […]

Metal Life Exclusive Interview With Mike Schiff, Director Of “History Of Metal And Horror” Documentary

Metal Life Exclusive Interview With Mike Schiff, Director Of “History Of Metal And Horror” Documentary

Heavy Metal and the horror genre have always seemed to attracted each other, like a twisted moth eagerly dancing around an unholy flame. Both genres histories are so incredibly diverse and yet so intertwined  director Mike Schiff decided it was time to really dive in and explore the connection between metal and horror. In his up coming documentary, The History Of Metal And Horror, Mike and his incredibly talented team of metal and horror fanatics explore the links between the two by […]

“History Of Heavy Metal And Horror” Documentary IndieGoGo Needs You

“History Of Heavy Metal And Horror” Documentary IndieGoGo Needs You

This documentary explores the history and ultimate merger of two of the most influential cultural phenomenon of our time, Heavy Metal and Horror. Various well-known metal music artists and horror film icons talk about their most intimate insights and connections to each respective genre, working out why metal and horror go hand-in-hand so well. Many interviews have already been conducted, and several more are in the works. The documentary will also include a wraparound film which will serve to tie […]

KURT COBAIN: “Montage Of Heck” Featuring Unreleased Material Out Nov 13

KURT COBAIN: “Montage Of Heck” Featuring Unreleased Material Out Nov 13

Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time, experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only fully authorized portrait of the famed music icon in KURT COBAIN: MONTAGE OF HECK. Acclaimed filmmaker Brett Morgen expertly blends Cobain’s personal archive of art, music, never-before-seen movies, animation and revelatory interviews from his family and closest friends. Wildly creative and highly praised, the documentary follows Kurt from his earliest years in this visceral and detailed cinematic insight […]

Metal Life Interview With TUFF LUCK Discussing Their New Documentary Movie And More.

Metal Life Interview With TUFF LUCK Discussing Their New Documentary Movie And More.

“We just had to name the band Tuff Luck…” The music business is a seriously fickle trick. The bands you think would never make it seem to find their five minutes of fame, while groups that have everything they need to make things happen never quite get off the ground. One such band that seemed to linger in music industry purgatory was Florida based 80s hair metalers Tuff Luck, a band that became the backbone of the local south Florida […]

TWISTED SISTER Documentary Acquired By Music Box Films

TWISTED SISTER Documentary Acquired By Music Box Films

Music Box Films, the Chicago-based distributor of IDA, the 2015 Foreign Language Film Oscar® winner, announces today the acquisition of WE ARE TWISTED FUCKING SISTER (alternately We Are Twisted F*cking Sister), the rock documentary by filmmaker Andrew Horn that recounts the blockbuster band’s earliest days, before they would become one of the biggest rock bands of the 1980s. The distributor plans an August theatrical release. When Twisted Sister got their big break in 1983, their aggressive metal setlists sold millions of records, their over-the-top live […]

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