Category Archives: Interviews

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Cynthia Rothrock (Undefeatable, China O’Brien)

For our screening of Undefeatable, we spoke to queen of martial arts Cynthia Rothrock about working with Z-list director Godfrey Ho, being a female action star in a male dominated genre and why she wasn’t in The Expendables!

During the 1980s, Cynthia Rothrock was the sole female martial arts star of action cinema in the West. Starring in over 45 action films including China O’Brien, Tiger Claws and Hong Kong classics like Police Assassins (aka Yes Madam).

With black belts in seven forms of disciplines including Tang Soo Do, Taekwondo, Eagle Claw, Wushu, Northern Shaolin and Pai Lum Tao Kung Fu, she is a true action legend and it was a pleasure to talk to her about her career.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: John Miller and Don Niam (stars of Undefeatable)

Ahead of our special screening of Undefeatable, we were lucky enough to talk to the cast! As well as talking to Cynthia Rothrock (read the interview here), we also  spoke to her co-stars John Miller (Nick DiMarco) and Don Niam (Stingray) about their experiences making the film.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Oh hai Mark: An evening with The Room’s Greg Sestero

The Room‘s Greg Sestero visited Bristol to talk about making the ‘Citizen Kane of Bad Movies’ and his friendship with Tommy Wiseau… so we thought we better sit down and talk to him!

Greg Sestero Q&A
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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Caroline Munro (StarCrash, The Spy Who Loved Me)

At Bristol HorrorCon 2016, Bristol Bad Film Club’s Ti Singh was invited to host a Q&A event with cult actress Caroline Munro – star of StarCrash, The Spy Who Loved Me, The Golden Voyage of Sinbad, At The Earth’s Core and a host of Hammer Horror movies!

caroline-munro

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Kelli Maroney talks Chopping Mall, Night of the Comet and The Zero Boys

Ahead of our killer robot double bill – consisting of Chopping Mall and Runaway – we were able to speak to Kelli Maroney, star of Chopping Mall, not to mention countless other cult films such as Night of the Comet, Fast Times at Ridgemont High and The Zero Boys.

Kelli

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: John De Hart (director, star, producer, writer and composer of GetEven)

We talk to the man behind GetEven. Aka Road To Revenge. Aka Champagne and Bullets. Aka the greatest satanic cult action film to feature line dancing that you’ve ever seen.

GETEVEN

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Matt Karedas (aka Matt Hannon) – star of SAMURAI COP and SAMURAI COP 2: DEADLY VENGEANCE

We spoke to Mathew Karedas (formerly Matt Hannon), the Samurai Cop himself, about working on the cult classic, coming back from the dead and working on the highly-anticipated sequel with Tommy Wiseau!

Matt Hannon

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Gregory Hatanaka (director of Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance)

Ahead of our Samurai Cop double bill, we were fortunate enough to put some questions to Gregory Hatanaka, director of Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance about the challenges of making a sequel to a cult classic, hiring a blind cinematographer, a co-producer getting arrested and working with the likes of Bai Ling and Tommy Wiseau. 

Gregory Hatanaka

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Director Mark Hartley discusses the rise and fall of Cannon Films

Ahead of our Cannon Films celebration, we were lucky enough to speak to director Mark Hartley about his latest documentary – Electric Boogaloo: The Wild Untold Story of Cannon Films.

Mark Hartley and Tobe Hooper

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