To mark the On Demand premiere of the notorious slasher reboot, we review the retro-cool score by Rob... and pay a nostalgic visit to the 1980 version composed by Jay Chattaway.
Franck Khalfoun's grisly “Maniac” remake premieres on VOD today, and we've got an in-depth clip for you showing the creation of the film's realistic gore effects. Graphic spoilers ahead!
The two things that set 1981’s MANIAC apart from its murder-movie brethren—Joe Spinell’s performance, and the way William Lustig captured late-’70s Manhattan at its seedy
For those of you that are fans of the 1980 seminal "slasher" cult classic 'Maniac,' we've got a treat for you. Not only are we streaming the original 'Maniac' on our website for free this weekend to celebrate the release of the new remake, we've got a brand new video interview with William Lustig, the director of the original giving us all of his thoughts on the new 'Maniac'!
The Maniac poster will go on sale on Thursday, June 20th. The special edition vinyl soundtrack will go on sale Friday, June 21st.
We've seen Franck Khalfoun's remake of William Lustig's "slasher" shocker 'Maniac' and we loved it. And now after a several festival screenings and an overseas release, the Elijah Wood fronted flick will finally hit US theaters for a limited engagement on June 21st courtesy of IFC Midnight!
The long-awaited Maniac remake is finally getting a limited theatrical release on June 21st (along with a full VOD release) and Mondo is celebrating with slick new posters and an LP.