Michael Gingold has been a member of the FANGORIA team for the past three decades. After starting as a writer for the magazine in 1988, he came aboard as associate editor in 1990 and two years later moved up to managing editor. He now serves as editor-in-chief of the magazine while continuing to contribute numerous articles and reviews, as well as a contributing editor/writer for this website.
Exclusive photos plus trailer and DVD art for an alien “ENCOUNTER,” coming in June (UPDATED)Movies/TV,News Michael Gingold
Those pesky extraterrestrials just can’t leave hapless humans alone, as seen in THE ENCOUNTER, which lands this summer. Jump past the jump for the details, some exclusive pics, the trailer and the DVD cover art (updated with DVD extras).
Written and directed by Robert Conway, who previously helmed the Kane Hodder/Tiffany Shepis-starrer EXIT TO HELL, THE ENCOUNTER arrives on disc and VOD June 2 from Uncork’d Entertainment. Clint James, Owen Conway, Megan Drust and Eliza Kiss star; the synopsis goes like this: “Things start out normal when Collin Bastrow is camping with his wife and friends but an inexplicable event occurs resulting in Collin being found naked and cold in the forest the next day with no sign of his wife and friends. Collin can’t recount these events initially but they come back to him over time in shocking fashion. Can he remember before the same happens to others?”
Extras on the DVD are:
• Audio commentary by the director, producer and art department team
• Behind-the-scenes crew interviews
• Behind-the-scenes cast interviews
• Gag reel