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First 3 minutes of Big Ass Spider crawls online

Earlier this week we brought you the details on the DVD and Blu-ray release of Mike Mendez's BIG ASS SPIDER , which will be hitting the shelves early next year on January 7 2014, and today we have the first 3 minutes from the flick to share with ya below. This one looks like a goofy good time and our own Chris Bumbray dug it when he caught it at Fantasia earlier this year (read...

Blu-ray/DVD release details and cover art for Big Ass Spider!

One of the first horror flicks to be hitting shelves in the new year will be Mike Mendez's upcoming creature feature BIG ASS SPIDER and we've got a look at the film's cover art for you folks to take a peek at. If you're a fan of over-the-top B-movie madness, then BIG ASS SPIDER is right up your horror loving alley as the film is now set to hit stores on January 7th,...

Found footage Friday the 13th still alive? Adam Green once approached to direct??

Some interesting FRIDAY THE 13th -related news has been uncovered thanks to Adam Green and Joe Lynch's The Movie Crypt podcast (shout-out to F13Community.com for catching it). It would appear as though the found footage angle, which we've heard rumored for years (and wrote about as recently as last month ), is indeed a legitimate possibility. Green himself kinda sorta confirms...

Exterminate a Big Ass Spider with its new trailer!

With its October 18, 2013 theatrical and VOD release just around the corner, we thought you guys would like to check out the full official trailer for Epic Pictures Releasing's creature flick BIG ASS SPIDER! . It's a great trailer that shows off just what to expect from the creature feature as it has plenty of B-movie charm to keep you smiling from ear to ear while an enormous...

Review: Big Ass Spider (Fantasia)

PLOT: When a giant mutant spider goes on a murderous rampage through downtown Los Angeles, an exterminator (Greg Grunberg) and a security guard (Lomberto Boyar) become unlikely heroes. REVIEW: BIG ASS SPIDER is director Mike Mendez' affectionate tribute to old-time creature features. People are bound to compare this to the recent spate of SyFy/Asylum flicks like...

Get caught up in the web of Big Ass Spider in October

Epic Pictures Releasing has set an October 18, 2013 theatrical and VOD release date for Mike Mendez’s creature comedy BIG ASS SPIDER!, according to Screen Daily. The festival hit, which stars Greg Grunberg, Ray Wise and Lin Shaye, is a tongue-in-cheek monster mash with perhaps the perfect title. We've been stoked to check this one out ever since we first shared the...

Mike Mendez planning a prequel to The Convent called The Devil's Convent

Mike Mendez is enjoying the success of his tongue-in-cheek monster flick BIG ASS SPIDER's current festival run, but he's also planning to go back to his creepy roots. Mendez has revealed that he's planning a prequel to his 2001 horror number THE CONVENT , which revolved around a group of college students who break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits....

New Big Ass Spider! clip will melt your face!

Currently spinning a web around the folks in Austin, Texas is Mike Mendez's BIG ASS SPIDER! , which is about to make its premiere at the SXSW Film Festival. The film, which stars Greg Grunberg, Ray Wise and Lin Shaye, is a tongue-in-cheek monster mash with perhaps the perfect title. (Although SPIDERS 3D sounded pretty good too, and look how that turned out...) Today brings us a bloody...

Big Ass Spider has a brand new (and cheesy) trailer!

A movie like BIG ASS SPIDER should be gory and funny. Mike Mendez's little movie is set in LA. The effects don't look great, but the thing here is that the movie doesn't seem to be taking itself too seriously and that's definitely a huge plus. The plot for the movie sounds like this: “A giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampage the city of Los Angeles....

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