Releasing on DVD August 1st. 2010 is PICKMAN’S MUSE.

Winner of the 2009 H.P. LOVECRAFT FILM FESTIVAL for Best Adaptation, and also the winner of the 2009 CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL for Best Screenplay and Best Actor (Barret Walz). The film stars Barret Walz (Jigsaw, Dozer, Chicago Overcoat), Tom Lodewyck (Legend Trip, Satanic Panic, Incest Death Squad) and Maurice McNicholas (Childs Play, Untouchables).

The Official Synopsis:

Robert Pickman has become obsessed by visions of unworldly horror, revealed to him through an ancient artifact discovered in an abandoned church. His doctor and friend, Ambrose Dexter is soon drawn into the mysteries surrounding Pickman’s newfound obsession, and struggles to combat forces determined to drag Pickman down the inevitable road to madness.

PICKMAN’S MUSE is inspired by Lovecraft’s original short story “Haunter of the Dark”.

The DVD will contain the 75 minute feature, as well as 10 minutes of Deleted Scenes, the Trailer, and a Photo Gallery. The main feature is also subtitled in: English(for the hearing impaired), Spanish, French, and German.

The film looks to have a solid cast and appears to be winning over fans of Lovecraft’s work as a worthwhile adaptation.

Meanwhile, Cthulhu waits…

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Born in the steel scrap-yards of Lorain, Ohio, Zach Shildwachter is a VHS Vagabond wandering the Cleveland landscape in search of the perfect Horror movie and Banana flavored snacks in preparation for the Zombie Apocalypse. Until the Dead walk, our Hero remains an Aspiring Filmmaker, Compulsive Writer, Self-taught Artist, and amateur Super-Hero.

One Response to “DVD News – PICKMAN’S MUSE”

  1. This looks better than others I’ve seen but I always wonder, is it so difficult to do a direct adaptation rather than a “based on” version.

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