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Horror film ‘Murder in the Woods’ features Latinx cast, aims to break stereotypes, promote diversity

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Danny Trejo lends muscle to first time director Luis Iga Garza’s Latinx-based passion project, the horror film “Murder in the Woods.” By George Pennacchio – Tuesday, September 15, 2020 – Passion projects often take extra time. Director Luis Iga Garza has spent almost six years making his movie dream come true. He was a man on a mission. Garza always …

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Cast of Murder in The Woods Talk Diversity in Horror Film [Exclusive Interview]

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It’s easy to predict the order of victims in a slasher film. In those films, the rule is either the most promiscuous or a racial minority will be the target of a killing. However, in Murder in the Woods, all the potential victims are minorities in this very diverse cast. The multicultural cast in non-stereotypical roles included Jose Julian (A Better …

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Film Review: Time for a Fun Weekend in ‘Murder in the Woods’

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A fun birthday weekend with your friends at an old house that happens to be in the middle of nowhere in the woods… what could go wrong? You guessed it, pretty much all of it. Murder in the Woods reminded me why I love slasher films. The perfectly timed music that sets the theme, a group of people out in …

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Murder In The Woods Takes Cues From Classics But Adds Uniqueness

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Murder In The Woods feels like a classic horror film, but also brings some uniqueness to the horror genre. A whole lot of fun! If you know me, you know I love horror movies. They don’t even have to be good movies. In fact, some of my favorite films are B rated. Murder In The Woods pleasantly surprised me, though. …

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‘Murder in the Woods’ lleva el ‘slasher’ a terrenos completamente latinos

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By SERGIO BURSTEINWRITER AGOSTO 14, 20204:02 PM Luego de concluir la ‘prepa’, Luis Iga, originario de Saltillo, Coahuila, se mudó a los Estados Unidos y trabajó esforzadamente en varias ciudades de este país (entre ellas Nueva York, Nueva Orleans y Miami) hasta lograr conseguir su ‘green card’ e inscribirse en la USC con el fin de llevar estudios cinematográficos que …