Casey Affleck talks about the violence of THE KILLER INSIDE ME. Jun26

Casey Affleck talks about the violence of THE KILL...

Earlier this week, Casey Affleck spoke with Michele Norris of NPR’s ALL THINGS CONSIDERED about THE KILLER INSIDE ME.You can listen to it here.Among the things discussed was the graphic violence of the film:NORRIS: Did you have any trepidation about making this film, especially the violence – the violence against women? Mr. AFFLECK: I thought about it a lot. But my fears were allayed when I spoke to Michael and he wanted to make it very, very realistic. And I thought, okay, Im in. Because to do the movie any other way, to depict the violence in a way that wasnt disturbing would be irresponsible. It would kind of contribute to...

New KILLER INSIDE ME poster Feb22

New KILLER INSIDE ME poster

Michael Winterbottom’s THE KILLER INSIDE ME has generated a fair amount of discussion. Some praise the film’s style while others see an unpleasant film of excessive violence with little redeemable value. Regardless of one’s position, the film made enough of an impact at SUNDANCE to be picked up by IFC Films. Here is the latest poster. Based on the novel by iconic writer Jim Thompson, Michael Winterbottom’s THE KILLER INSIDE ME tells the story of handsome, charming, unassuming small town sheriff’s deputy Lou Ford. Lou is not the upstanding man he appears to be, inside is a brutal sadist.

THE KILLER INSIDE ME to debut at Sundance. Dec04

THE KILLER INSIDE ME to debut at Sundance.

THE KILLER INSIDE ME will be one of One hundred and thirteen feature-length films being screened at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival from January 21st-31st in Park City, Utah.Based on the novel by iconic writer Jim Thompson, Michael Winterbottom’s THE KILLER INSIDE ME tells the story of handsome, charming, unassuming small town sheriff’s deputy Lou Ford.Lou (Casey Affleck)has a bunch of problems. Woman problems. Law enforcement problems. An ever-growing pile of murder victims in his West Texas jurisdiction. And the fact he’s a sadist, a psychopath, a killer. Suspicion begins to fall on Lou, and it’s only a matter of...

Producers from THE KILLER INSIDE ME talk about the film. Nov08

Producers from THE KILLER INSIDE ME talk about the...

YouTuber knowyourmo posted a couple of clips of Brad Schlei and Andrew Eaton talking about the production. They discuss the reasons for shooting in Oklahoma as well as the source material (Jim Thompson’s novel of the same name) and the problems of financing a film in the current economy.Some interesting stuff, worth watching.

Trailer for THE KILLER INSIDE ME. Nov05

Trailer for THE KILLER INSIDE ME.

We have a trailer for THE KILLER INSIDE ME.Based on the novel by legendary pulp writer Jim Thompson, Michael Winterbottom’s THE KILLER INSIDE ME tells the story of handsome, charming, unassuming small town sheriff’s deputy Lou Ford.Small town deputy Lou Ford (Casey Affleck) has a bunch of problems. Woman problems. Law enforcement problems. An ever-growing pile of murder victims in his West Texas jurisdiction. And the fact he’s a sadist, a psychopath, a killer. Suspicion begins to fall on Lou, and it’s only a matter of time before he runs out of alibis.Casey impressed the hell out of me in GONE BABY GONE and looks...