Sunday Geekersation: The many horrors of Larry Fessenden

With a giant man-eating fish in tow, the maven of indie horror returns to the director’s chair for the first time in six years with “Beneath.”

“I would not have told you a year ago I was going to make a movie about a giant fish. I can guarantee that much.”

Nearly 40 years ago, that could have been Steven Spielberg talking about Jaws. Here, though, it’s indie horror guru Larry Fessenden, who is just as much an American original.

Since the 1980s, he has been an actor, producer, director, mentor to other filmmakers and entrepreneur of the strange with his Glass Eye Pix production company, which has put out recent films such as Stake Land, Bitter

Article source: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/movies/2013/06/23/larry-fessenden-horror-movies-conversation/2449777/

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