Posts Tagged ‘The Troll Hunter’

We recently sat down with Andre Overdal, the writer and director of “The Troll Hunter.” Below are some audio cuts of the interview. “The Troll Hunter” is available on demand now and will go into theaters on June 10th. However, if you are in NYC, our friends over at Cinemit.com are holding a free screening of the movie on Sunday, May 22nd.  Head over to Cinemit for all the details and check here to read our review of the film if you missed it.

Andre Overdal on…

1. the film’s reception.

2. if there were a lot of different ideas that were never used.

3. the decision to cast actors who are known for being comedians.

4. choosing to have the actors follow an improv style.

5. if the improv style ever got in the way of the effects.

6. if his next project has started.

7. having Hollywood interested in him.


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Movie Review by Matthew Schuchman- Four out of Five ‘Staches.

It always bothers me that I never get a really good look at a lot of movie creatures.  The recent film “Monsters” was more about humans than the alien octopi you hardly saw and in “Cloverfield” they kept the creature from really being seen for more than a second.  Hell, there wasn’t even anything to see in “The Blair Witch Project.” While I don’t need to see a monster to make a movie worth while, I do yearn for a movie that can work well on its own, but still give me that creature thrill I am looking for. Well, if you are like me, then your movie is here and it is called, “The Troll Hunter” (Trolljegeren). (more…)

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