“The History of Metal and Horror” is a documentary which explores the evolution of both heavy metal and horror and how the two genres have merged over time. It is common for fans of metal to be fans of horror, and vice versa.
This documentary contains the following:
- An exploration into the evolution of both heavy metal and horror.
- Commentary from horror icons, explaining how their films have influenced both genres.
- Commentary from heavy metal artists about their greatest fears, favorite horror films, past and current influences, involvement in horror films, horror themed looks, music videos, and stage performances, and much more.
- Commentary from both horror icons and metal artists about why heavy metal and horror work well together.
- An exploration into the world of horror conventions which often contain a large heavy metal element.
- A wraparound story starring a well-known horror star which ties each segment together.
Interviews Completed So Far (Alphabetically):
Ace Von Johnson (Faster Pussycat)
Johannes Michael Gustaf Eckerström and Tim Öhrstrom (Avatar)
Brian Slagel (Metal Blade Records)
Charlie Benante (Anthrax)
Chris Jericho (Fozzy)
Corey Taylor (Slipknot/Stone Sour)
Dick Warlock (Halloween II)
Doug Bradley (Hellraiser)
Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein (Misfits)
Dukey Flyswatter (Haunted Garage)
Gunnar Hansen (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
Jeordie White, aka Twiggy Ramirez (Marilyn Manson)
Joe Moe (Mad Monster)
John 5 (Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie)
John Russo (Night of the Living Dead)
Jonathan Davis (Korn)
Jose Mangin (Sirius/XM)
Kirk Hammett (Metallica)
Nivek Ogre (Skinny Puppy)
Ron Chaney (Chaney Ent.)
Sid Haig (House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil’s Rejects)
Tom Savini (From Dusk Til Dawn)
Wednesday 13 (Murderdolls)
An IndieGoGo fundraising campaign has been launched to assist in the completion of this film.