Bonus Episode 24: Interview with SFX Artist/director Gary Jones (Evil Dead II/Hard Target/Mosquito/Escape from Death Block 13)

Episode 69,  Nov 11, 2021, 04:14 PM

Special effects artist turned writer and director Gary Jones has a new exploitation movie out called ESCAPE FROM DEATH BLOCK 13, so we talk to him about that as well as working on EVIL DEAD II, John Woo's HARD TARGET, and some Hallmark Christmas movies!

Special effects artist turned writer and director Gary Jones has a new exploitation movie out called ESCAPE FROM DEATH BLOCK 13 starring Charles Bronson!  Well, Robert Bronzi, but close enough! We talk to him about his new movie, plus his long career which started in Michigan working alongside Sam Raimi on EVIL DEAD II and ARMY OF DARKNESS and led to working on John Woo's HARD TARGET as well as some Hallmark Christmas movies! We have a great conversation about low-budget filmmaking, practical vs. visual effects, and a possible MOSQUITO sequel? Listen to find out!