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Trailers From Hell Posts ‘Battle Royale’ and ‘Escape From New York’ Dissections!

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If you don’t visit Trailers From Hell you are really missing out on a fun way to enjoy vintage trailers all over again. In case you don’t know the premise of the site, various luminaries, gurus, filmmakers and raconteurs provide commentary tracks for classic promo reels of days gone by.

Today they posted a couple of ones that might be of particular interest to horror fans. First, we have director Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers, The Descent, Doomsday) walking us through John Carpenter’s Escape From New York. Next up is writer Josh Olson (A History Of Violence) providing some context on the career of Battle Royale director Kinji Fukasaku.

Check ‘em out!