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Kane unmasks for new documentary, “TO HELL AND BACK: THE KANE HODDER STORY”!Home,Movies/TV,News April Bedan
For any horror film fiends, “Kane” is a household name. FRIDAY THE 13TH fans know there is only one man who can give the brutal character “Jason” the life he deserves; that man is Kane Hodder. Kane’s origin is riddled with terrifying occurrences, which are even more shocking than the characters he has portrayed over the years. In a new documentary from Masterfully Macabre, Kane takes us into his past to share his life events from their gruesome beginning – TO HELL AND BACK: THE KANE HODDER STORY.
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To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story is the harrowing story of a stuntman overcoming a dehumanizing childhood filled with torment and bullying in Sparks, Nevada. After surviving a near-death burn accident, he worked his way up through Hollywood, leading to his ultimate rise as Jason Voorhees in the Friday the 13th series and making countless moviegoers forever terrified of hockey masks and summer camp. Featuring interviews with cinema legends, including Bruce Campbell (Ash vs. Evil Dead), Robert Englund (Freddy Krueger), and Cassandra Peterson (Elvira: Mistress of the Dark), To Hell and Back peels off the mask of Kane Hodder, cinema’s most prolific killer, in a gut-wrenching, but inspiring, documentary. After decades of watching Kane Hodder on screen, get ready to meet the man behind the mask in To Hell and Back – an uniquely human story about one of cinema’s most vicious monsters.
Directed by Derek Dennis Herbert and produced by Andrew Barcello, TO HELL AND BACK features interviews from some of horror’s biggest names including: Bruce Campbell, Robert Englund, Cassandra Peterson, Sid Haig, and Bill Moseley. Fans will have a chance to catch a screening of it on August 26th at the FrightFest in London, England!
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