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Nic LaRue

Nic LaRue is the owner of FilmSnobbery, is an advocate and passionate speaker for indie film, a film reviewer, and the host of the web broadcast series FilmSnobbery Live! Nic also offers his services as an independent film consultant whose passion is giving a voice to independent content creators.

So WTF is Going on with FilmSnobbery?

I relaunched FilmSnobbery in the last quarter of 2016 with the expectation of a big comeback in the indie film world filled with new reviews, podcasts, lives shows, and more. Then something great happened. I was offered a permanent full-time position at the movie studio I was working part-time for in Los Angeles. I finally […]

Interview with Robert Craighead

Superb character actor Robert Craighead joins FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue to talk about his role in the upcoming DVD release of HALLOWEED. He discusses getting into the business, the secret of acting longevity, and his love of music. Learn more about the film on IMDB at http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3635788/?… Follow HALLOWEED on Twitter https://twitter.com/MOVIEHalloweed Like the HALLOWEED Facebook […]

ROBERT REDFORD AND CASEY AFFLECK JOIN HELMER DAVID LOWERY IN CRIME CAPER “THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN”

Rocket Science to Handle International Sales and will Present to Buyers at AFM LONDON, (October 28, 2016) –– Rocket Science announced today that Academy Award Nominee Robert Redford (Pete’s Dragon, All is Lost) and Academy Award Nominee Casey Affleck (Manchester By the Sea, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) will star in David Lowery’s (Peter Pan, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) upcoming […]

Tom Hardy to Star as Al Capone in FONZO for BLOOM

ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE TOM HARDY TO STAR AS AL CAPONE IN FONZO WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY JOSH TRANK   BLOOM to Commence Sales at the AFM LOS ANGELES (October 29, 2016) –– Academy Award® nominee Tom Hardy (The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road and upcoming Dunkirk) will star as the infamous Al Capone in Fonzo.  […]

Interview with Michelle Mueller

HALLOWEED actress Michelle Mueller sits down with FilmSnobbery host Nic LaRue to talk about her role in this new stoner-comedy/horror flick. Michelle talks about getting into the industry, working with industry pros like Ray Wise and Danny Trejo, and her love of horror movies from a young age. Learn more about the film on IMDB […]

FUNDAMENTAL FILMS BUYS ACTION-THRILLER SPEC “HUMMINGBIRD”

LOS ANGELES, OCTOBER 28, 2016: In a competitive situation, Fundamental Films has picked up the spec script “Hummingbird” by John McClain. In the vein of “John Wick” and “Lucy,” Hummingbird tells the story of a female black-ops assassin, who discovers she’s more than just a hired gun, she’s an entirely new breed of weapon. Marcus Kryler and Fredrik […]

LEXUS SHORT FILMS RETURNS TO NAPA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL WITH WORLD PREMIERE PRESENTATION

Deadline Hollywood’s Mike Fleming and filmmaker Lee Daniels to moderate conversation with filmmakers on November 10, 2016 WHO:  NVFF is proud to be partnering again this year with Lexus and The Weinstein Company on Lexus Short Films (LSF). The four winning LSF filmmakers will be presenting their new short films together for the first time […]

Interview with LazRael Lison

HALLOWEED director LazRael Lison sits down with FilmSnobbery host Nic LaRue to talk about his new stoner-comedy/horror flick. LazRael chats about all different parts of the production and post-production process, his horror movie influences, and how those movies helped him with the style of HALLOWEED. Learn more about the film on IMDB at http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3635788/?ref_=nv_sr_1 Follow […]

British Action Horror Wraps – From the Producer of El Mariachi and the Co-Creator of Ninja Turtles

Principal Photography Wraps On Horror Action Thriller REDCON-1 Directed by: CHEE KEONG CHEUNG Executive Produced by CARLOS GALLARDO (El Mariachi, Desperado, Once Upon A Time In Mexico) and  KEVIN EASTMAN (co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) REDCON-1 will be at AFM with Filmmakers in attendance   “Some years ago I wondered what would happen if […]

Lon Davis – The Real Three Stooges

Film historian Lon Davis talks about the off-screen lives of The Three Stooges, including some personal encounters he experienced with Moe Howard, Larry Fine and Joe Besser during the 1970s. A special thank you to Kevin Macleod for the beautiful classical music selection (28)

John O’Dowd – Barbara Payton Remembered

Barbara Payton’s meteoric rise to movie stardom and her equally rapid descent into a harrowing fate is one of the most tragic stories of 1950s Hollywood. On this episode, film historian John O’Dowd traces Barbara Payton’s tumultuous life and her impact on the movie culture. A special thank you to Kevin Macleod for the beautiful […]

Ben Model – A Voice for Silent Films

  Ben Model is a silent film historian and archivist who has created and performed original music for silent film presentations and has produced and released DVDs of rare silent comedy. In this episode, Phil Hall discusses the importance of the silent film legacy in our cultural heritage. “The Online Movie Show” is produced at […]