Category Archives: Cinemetal

Johann Hegg of Amon Amarth is axing you about Northmen

Posted by on April 29, 2015

When director Claudio Fäh was casting for Northmen – A Viking Saga, he turned to the closest thing he could get to an actual Viking – Amon Amarth’s Johann Hegg (who not only accepted, but also made his acting debut on the show). Being a fan of Amon Amarth not only made Fäh’s persuit of […]

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Watch trailer for Kurt Cobain documentary

Posted by on March 11, 2015

On May 4, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck will debut on HBO, leaving Kris Novoselic as the only Nirvana member that doesn’t have his own documentary. The film, which was made with the permission of Courtney Love and Frances Bean Cobain (who serves as the film’s executive producer), looks to be a very in-depth look […]

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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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