Category Archives: Cinemetal

Horror comedy film Deathgasm looks bloody awesome

Posted by on February 16, 2015

Metal and horror are a great fit, and many films have tied the two together, like the ’80s metal film Trick or Treat, the metalcore soundtrack of a film like Freddy Vs. Jason, or the entire film career of Rob Zombie. But there’s a film making its debut at SXSW next month that looks like an instant entry into […]

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‘Metalhead’ being screened in 8 cities, coming to video on demand in April

Posted by on February 12, 2015

We were big fans of Icelandic drama Metalhead when we got a chance to see it last year. The film, about a family stricken by tragedy and a girl’s coming of age by becoming the metalhead of the title, was well acted, beautifully shot, and with an awesome soundtrack of metal classics. It had a screening last […]

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New comedy film written/directed by, starring Sumerian Records owner

Posted by on February 7, 2015

Was anyone else unaware that, just as there is a Sumerian Records, there is also a Sumerian Films? Well, apparently, there is. And it appears to have produced it’s first feature, called What Now, starring, written, and directed by Sumerian Records (and, I guess, Sumerian Films) owner Ash Avildsen. In the trailer (seen above), Avildsen […]

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Get ready for a Hairmetal Shotgun Zombie Massacre with Randy Blythe, David Vincent

Posted by on November 21, 2014

It seems like only yesterday, we mentioned that Randy Blythe of Lamb of God was branching out into acting by appearing in a movie with Chthonic. It looks like that’s not the only acting he’s doing, as he also recently filmed a cameo in a feature being filmed called Hairmetal Shotgun Zombie Massacre: The Movie. […]

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Death Metal Angola getting theatrical debut in NYC, Unlocking the Truth to play it

Posted by on November 19, 2014

A rock concert taking place to help save an orphanage sounds like the plot of a movie, and that’s exactly what it was, except Heavy Metal Angola happened in real life. And since we first wrote about the documentary last year, a lot has happened. The film is eligible for an Academy Award now, and it’s […]

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