Thursday, 19 August 2010

[375] Eli Roth's Top 8 Cult Directors

It is good every now and then to be reminded that you're nowhere near the bottom of the film pile. There's always a niche or a corner you've not explored. So chatting with Eli Roth - a film geek if ever there was one - about his favourite cult directors was an eye-opener. I've only seen films directed by two, and the rest are completely new to me. Now, the challenge is just to find these films on DVD...





With Film4 FrightFest 2010 just around the corner, what better way to get into the mood than to dig through the DVD racks and pull out some niche genre classics? To help us in our search for neglected gems, Eli Roth, director of Hostel, Cabin Fever and producer of FrightFest's closing night film The Last Exorcism, told us about his favourite, under-appreciated genre directors. Click onwards for gore, thrills and silliness as Roth guides us through the cultish underbelly of his pick of world cinema...


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