We chat with the talented team behind the new Netflix supernatural horror film “The Old Ways” (Alender, Gabriel, & Ross).
THIS EPISODE: INTERVIEW WITH CHRISTOPHER ALENDER, MARCOS GABRIEL, AND T. JUSTIN ROSS (“THE OLD WAYS”)
ABOUT THIS EPISODE
NHE host Scott Murphy chats to director Christopher Alender, writer Marcos Gabriel, and producer T. Justin RossChristopher Alender, writer Marcos Gabriel, and producer T. Justin Ross about their new possession horror The Old Ways, which is now available on Netflix.
In the interview (beginning at 2:00) Christopher, Marcos, and Justin talk to us about the earliest origins of the film, the research that went into it, and how they wanted to put a fresh twist on the possession sub-genre.
Plus, Christopher and Marcos tell us about learning special effects on the fly, Christopher chats about dealing with snakes on set, and Justin talks about the disappointment of missing Stiges (despite the best efforts of the organizers to get them there).
Elsewhere in the episode, the script is flipped as Marcos briefly starts interviewing Scott. And there are a number of random digressions talking about The Muppets, English muffins, and podcast sponsors amongst other things.
You can watch the trailer for The Old Ways here. You can find more info on the film by visiting the official site here.
ABOUT THIS PODCAST
Host Scott Murphy (host of the Guilty Pleasures Podcast) chats to the best indie talent the horror genre has to offer. While the show typically focuses on indie directors, actors and writers are often a part of the conversation as well.
Murphy is a freelance journalist, reviewer and podcaster. He got into horror in his early teens and has not looked back since. As well as reviewing on New Horror Express, he currently writes reviews for The Wee Review and has previously written for Slimehouse TV, Subtitled Online and The 405. His favorite horror movie is The Shining, and his favorite horror novel is Interview with The Vampire.
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