Here at Gores Truly it was brought to our attention that a very special short horror film is in the works. It’s called the The Prospector’s Curse. I don’t know about you, but I love me some westerns!
A western-themed horror film entitled “The Prospector’s Curse” has wrapped production near the remote town of Ponty Pool, Ontario. Set during the Klondike Gold Rush of the 1890’s, the darkly comedic short is Written and Directed by Josh Heisie (‘Mail Order Bride’), Produced by Bruno Marino (‘Anything Goes’) and is currently in Post Production in Toronto, Canada.
Release: May 2012
Starring: Dave Roberts, Johnny Quinn, Robert Nolan, and Amanda Ives
Director and Writer: Josh Heisie
Plot: Theodore “Tubby” Ellsworth and Jack smith are two criminals on the run, lost in the untamed wilderness. When they stumble across a mutilated Prospector, dying on Indian ground, they promise to give him a Christian burial. The fugitives break their oath and steal the old man’s gold…but that night, the Prospector’s corpse returns to make them pay!
Check out the rad poster below and stay tuned for a full review!