Films

The Beast figure now available from ClayGuy.com!

by on Jan.17, 2013, under Sweatshop

Barry Crawford has been making his clay figures since 1992, offering them exclusively at horror conventions and through his website. We’re super excited to announce that The Beast is now among the creatures of his collection, and it’s one of his largest figures! We also found it to be surprisingly realistic in proportions. We love The Beast figure, and so will you! Order a fully painted figure, or an unpainted kit and detail him yourself!

You’ll find The Beast on the Independent Horror page. To order, click How To Order and follow the instructions.

Order "The Beast" from ClayGuy.com


Jacob special sneak preview at SplatterFest

by on Sep.07, 2011, under Events/Awards, Jacob

Odyssee Pictures most recent film Jacob, written/directed by Larry Carrell, produced by Stacy Davidson, and featuring Michael Biehn (The Terminator, Aliens), Jennifer Blanc-Biehn (Dark Angel, Party of Five) and James Hampton (Sling Blade, Teen Wolfe) will be screened at SplatterFest in Houston, TX for a special sneak preview on September 30th at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in West Oaks Mall. The filmmakers and stars of Jacob will be in attendance and there will be a special Q&A session that will be recorded for the DVD special features. So if you’re there, you may be on the DVD!

In addition, Odyssee Pictures has joined forces with SplatterFest as a sponsor, and Michael Biehn and Jennifer Blanc-Biehn will also be presenting The Victim on the same night in a double feature with the Jacob sneak preview!

 


Odyssee Pictures sponsors The Victim Houston screening with star/director Michael Biehn in person

by on Aug.21, 2011, under Events/Awards, Jacob, Press

The screening of The Victim at the historic River Oaks Theater in Houston, TX was a smashing success. Hosted by Odyssee Pictures and The Houston Film Critics Society, the screening featured live Q&A with director/star Michael Biehn (Aliens, The Terminator, The Abyss, The Rock, Tombstone) and producer/co-star Jennifer Blanc-Biehn (Party of Five, Dark Angel, Puncture, The Divide) and the the entire affair went over with roaring cheers and a standing ovation.

Nordling posted a great story covering Michael’s visit on Aint It Cool News: http://www.aintitcool.com/node/50891

And here’s a peek at the screening!


Jacob writer and director Larry Wade Carrell featured on More Horror.com

by on May.25, 2011, under General, Jacob, Press

This week Jacob writer/director Larry Wade Carrell was featured on More Horror.com.

Larry went on to give some great insight as to what it was like to work with Christine, Some of the challenges faced by the cast and crew during production and some history behind the legend of Jacob Kell‘s origin.  Visit the Odyssee Pictures booth this Memorial Day Weekend at Comicpalooza. Members of the cast will be on hand to sign free posters (while supplies last), and on Saturday at 6:45 pm there will be a special sneak peak  followed by a Q & A.

 


Odyssee Pictures at Comicpalooza

by on May.10, 2011, under Events/Awards, Jacob

If you are in Houston on Memorial Day Weekend you need to be at Comicpalooza “Texas’ Largest  Comic-Con”. Odyssee Pictures will be on the scene in full force! Come visit the Odyssee Booth to get a free signed poster from members of the cast of Jacob and Sweatshop while supplies last and get your picture with The Beast!  You can also make plans on Friday, May 27 at 12:10 AM to attend a screening of Sweatshop and a very special  sneak peak from Odyssee Pictures latest thriller  Jacob on Saturday, May 28 at 6:45 PM. Both events will be followed by a Q&A so here is your chance to pick our brains. Comicpalooza runs  May, 27-29, 2011 at the George R. Brown convention center.

Jacob stars Grace Powell (Sissy Kell) and Larry Wade Carrell ( Billy/Otis Keller) at the Odyssee Booth at Texas Frightmare Weekend 2011

 


Jacob featured on Geek Tyrant

by on Apr.15, 2011, under Jacob, Press

Today Jacob’s Kelly Burns Smith was featured on Geek Tyrant . Kelly was Geek Tyrant’s very first Babe of the month. You can also catch Kelly in Kerry Beyer‘s Code of Evil.

Check it out at GeekTyrant!


Jacob stills featured on Fangoria

by on Apr.06, 2011, under Jacob, Press

Today Michael Gingold posted a story on Fangoria.com with exclusive photos from Odyssee Pictures’ newest creation, Jacob!

Check it out at Fangoria.com!


Principal photography concludes on Jacob

by on Mar.06, 2011, under Jacob

Today Odyssee Pictures officially wrapped production on Jacob, Larry Carrell’s psychological horror film about the tragedy that befalls a small town in the mid seventies when a disturbed boy disappears with his little sister and the town takes up arms seeking vengeance.

Carrell said I felt what we got on the screen achieved, or exceeded what I had in my head ten years ago when I wrote the screenplay, and I have the cast and crew to thank for that. They all did an an awesome job. I’m really excited about getting into post.”

Producer, cinematographer and editor Stacy Davidson added “this represents the first production of another director’s vision under the Odyssee Pictures label, and I couldn’t be more proud of what Larry and the cast and crew did with it. I’m just really excited to see Odyssee grow this way, and I’m anxious to see where we can take it from here.”

Odyssee Pictures was founded in 2003 by Stacy Davidson, who directed a host of award winning music videos, shorts films, and the feature films Domain of the Damned and Sweatshop.  In 2010, Davidson named Larry Carrell Vice President of Odyssee Pictures in a move to grow the company and accelerate the development of genre feature films in Texas.

Jacob is the third feature film to be produced under Odyssee Pictures.


Fearsome car featured in Jacob

by on Jan.21, 2011, under General, Jacob

Today the Jacob set had a very special guest star arrive. Making her second film appearance since John Carpenters Christine the Christine movie car rolled up on location in Rosenberg Texas. The Cast and crew were in awe at the beauty of the last surviving picture car fully restored to mint condition . Owner Bill Gibson said Christine was very excited to get to work on screen again.” When asked he he felt about having Christine on set Director Larry Carrell said ” It is a real honor, and kinda of surreal I mean look there is Christine in our movie somebody pinch me? “ That was really the feeling on the set shared by all.  Just a taste of things to come from Odyssee Pictures.


Sweatshop SMASHES Texas Frightmare Weekend

by on May.19, 2010, under Events/Awards, Sweatshop

On April 30th, the cast and crew of Sweatshop were present in Dallas, Texas for a special screening at Texas Frightmare Weekend, followed by a panel discussion.

Sweatshop Cast and Crew sign free posters at TFW Accepting Best Special Effects at TFW

Saturday, the entire cast and crew signed free posters and gave out free shirts for nearly three hours. At the award ceremony on Sunday, director Stacy Davidson and Special Effects artist Marcus Koch were on hand to accept the award for Best Special Effects!