Slant Magazine reviews The Lords of Salem: an “aural-visual experience that gnaws at the nerves, seeps into the subconscious”
The countdown is in its last stages – on Friday, Rob Zombie and horror movie fans alike, will finally be able to see the film the director has been working on and teasing his fans with for the past year. The Lords of Salem is the latest original script horror movie, written and directed by Rob Zombie. Slant Magazine gives the film a five star review of the film. They describe it as ”grim and surreal panoramas of malice and insanity… without resorting to cheap squirm-inducing gore”. To read the review (more…)
There are just FIVE days to go until the latest Rob Zombie movie, The Lords of Salem, hits cinemas. The film has generated much anticipation amongst fans, who have been reading posts and updates from Rob during the course of production and filming etc, and received some very interesting reviews from film critics. LA Times’ ‘Hero Complex’ caught up with Rob to talk about the film, his new album Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor and touring. To read the interview: (more…)
Grimm Up North, home to horror and cult movies, in Manchester UK, will be hosting a premiere screening of The Lords of Salem on Saturday 20th April, 7pm.
To purchase tickets: http://www.thedancehouse.co.uk/whats_on/autumn_winter_2002/event_274.asp
To find out more about Grimm Up North: http://grimmfest.com/grimmupnorth/
Jeff Daniel Phillips will soon be seen playing Herman ‘Whitey’ Salvador, in Rob Zombie’s latest movie The Lords of Salem. Phillips is known for his role as ‘Caveman’ in the ABC series of the same name, but the Chicago native is ‘upending the caveman’ in this new horror role. He speaks to Chicago Sun-Times about The Lords of Salem. To read the interview (more…)
Our friends at Rolling Stone Magazine have an exclusive clip available to watch on their site from Rob Zombie’s forthcoming movie, The Lords of Salem. In this clip Heidi meets one of the Lords in an eerie, grandiose scene. As Zombie explains: ”This is a key moment in the film where our main character, Heidi Hawthorne, finally confronts the dreaded apartment five to meet the bizarre master of her nightmares. It is one of my favorite scenes in the film and wasn’t even in the original script.”
To watch the clip in full go to: http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/videos/rob-zombie-revives-the-witch-trials-in-the-lords-of-salem-20130411#ixzz2QBaLTvEB
Time to get the candles a blowing folks! Thats’ right Rob Zombie’s DEBUT movie – House of 1000 Corpses – has reached it’s tenth birthday (April 11 2003). This carefully crafted homage to B-Movie horrors and the Marx Brothers introduced fans to the Firefly’s – the bloodiest family this side of the tracks. And lets not forget the delightful Baby Firefly, living and breathing via the delightful Sheri Moon Zombie and Captain Spaulding – brought to life by the brilliant Sid Haig. To celebrate this decade birthday here is a look back by Brutal As Hell on 10 years of House of 1000 Corpses. To read the article and let us know of YOUR memories of the film (more…)
Rob Zombie fans in the UK who are eagerly awaiting for a release date for the forthcoming movie The Lords of Salem, wait no longer – here is the information you need. The Lords of Salem will be out on limited cinema release on April 26th. It will be available on DVD from April 29 and it is already available to pre-order from Amazon UK (click).
To see the full poster for the film’s UK release (more…)
[WATCH] Dread Central Chats with Rob Zombie about The Lords of Salem, the 10th Anniversary of House of 1000 Corpses and more
Dread Central recently spoke to Rob Zombie at a press day for The Lords of Salem. In this video interview, Rob speaks about his “ female-centric story and what inspired him to tackle the world of witchcraft”. He also speaks about House of 1000 Corpses, which has it’s ten year anniversary this year, and looks back with Dread Central over his ten year filmmaking career.
To watch the video interview (more…)
Rob Zombie chats to AMC Movie News about his new movie The Lords of Salem. Watch this video conducted by AMC’s Amirose Eisenbach, as he talks about the films influence, about his wife, Sheri Moon Zombie’s role as Heidi Hawthorne and much more. The Lords of Salem will be out on April 19 and in select AMC Theaters. To watch the interview (more…)
Rob Zombie is a very busy man. He has a new album – Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor (April 23) – and new movie – The Lords of Salem (April 19) – coming out this April. In addition he and his band are getting ready to go out on tour over the summer with visits across the US, Canada and South America. On top of that Rob is already working on a new movie – this time chronicling the story of the notorious Broad Street Bullies hockey team. ComingSoon.net spoke with Rob to get an update on where he is with that movie. To see what Rob has to say (more…)
At the recent SXSW, where The Lords of Salem received its US Premiere, CraveOnline caught up with two of the stars, Sheri Moon Zombie and Jeff Daniel Phillips, as well as the man himself, director Rob Zombie, to talk about the film, the characters, and how the cast and crew were treated when they rocked up to Salem to film. The Lords of Salem is out from April 19. GTo view this video interview (more…)
For the past few weeks Rob Zombie and The Lords of Salem fans, have been entering their email onto a sweepstake form at www.lordsofsalem.com/WIN. Now the sweepstake details are being unveiled with this FANTASTIC opportunity to win a walk on role in the next Rob Zombie movie.
Watch Rob’s personal message & enter The Lords of Salem sweepstakes here: www.lordsofsalem.com/WIN.
Opening nationwide on April 19th
Something nasty is creeping up on Heidi (Sheri Moon Zombie) in this new, exclusive clip from Rob Zombie’s forthcoming film, The Lords of Salem. Go over to our friends at USA Today to see this. The Lords of Salem is out April 19: http://www.usatoday.com/videos/life/movies/2013/03/21/2005869/
Film School Rejects checked in with Rob Zombie after the US Premiere of his latest offering The Lords of Salem. In this interview, Rob talks about how he knows the film will be polarizing, but he takes the good with the bad when it comes to how his movies are seen by others. Enjoy! (more…)
The Lords of Salem will be out for general release in America in just over a month – that’s right the film is rising April 19 2013 – but you know that already? Right? Right!
Following its US premiere at Austin Tezas’ SXSW last week a flood of new reviews have been coming in and here’s another we thought we would share with you here at robzombie.com. Thanks to austindaze.com for the review. To read it in full (more…)
With the US Premiere of The Lords of Salem now behind it and the release in selected theaters just over a month away (rising April 19 2013), nerdicon.com have submitted their review for the film. In it they describe it as a “highly ambitious effort” which will surely “cause some polarization”. To read the review (more…)
Rob Zombie discusses his film “The Lords of Salem” and how he balances his movie and music careers with Dailymotion’s Anthony Layser. The interview was shot in Austin’s Hideout Lounge theater during SXSW 2013. To watch the video (more…)
WATCH: Rob Zombie Tells Fuse a hilarious story about smoking crack with Rick James and Ozzy Osbourne
Backstage at SXSW, Fuse caught up with Rob to speak about his movie The Lords of Salem which premiered this week at the Austin festival. He also speaks about the album Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor and tells some really strange stories about ventures with Rick James and Ozzy Osbourne…… Enjoy this hilarious interview (more…)
From Playmaker: Rob Zombie, writer and director of the film ‘Lords of Salem’, talks to Playmaker Magazine Staff Editor Bradford Harrison about directing his wife, Italian horror, and his upcoming tour at the 2013 SXSW Film Festival. To watch the video (more…)
Rob Zombie spent last night answering questions at the SXSW Event in Austin Texas. This followed the US Premiere of his latest film The Lords of Salem. The film is garnering some very interesting reviews and we are posting as many as we can get our hands on. Be sure to give this review from Things That Don’t Suck, which complements Zombie on his ability to push himself as a director. To read the full review (more…)
The Lords of Salem had its US Premiere at the SXSW Festival in Austin Texas last night (March 11). The film is due for full release on April 19 2013, distributed by Anchor Bay Films. In this latest review, Complex.com give a 7 out of 10 rating for what they call “his most ambitious and befuddling work yet—befuddling in positive ways comparable to the least comprehensible, yet no less enthralling and delightfully appalling, films from, say, Alejandro Jodorowsky and Dario Argento“. To read the full review (more…)
It’s coming! The Lords of Salem are coming!
So check out this interview Rob Zombie took part in with online horror magazine ‘HorrorBug‘. In it Rob talks about his new movie, The Lords of Salem, and his experience of filming in Salem itself; his new album Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor and possible summer touring. To read the interview (more…)
Last night saw the first showing of The Lords of Salem in the USA, at the SXSW in Austin Texas. The Austin Chronicle caught up with one of the stars of the film, Jeff Daniel Phillips and talked about returning to work with Zombie in the role of Herman ‘Whitey’ Salvador. To read the interview (more…)
The Lords of Salem receives its US premiere tonight at the SXSW Festival in Texas, but before you see it read this excellent review from ‘This Horror Is Your Face‘ reviewer/blogger Richard Waters, who likens the film to the work of Dario Argento or Lucio Fulci.
Check out the review now: (more…)