Horror takes a back seat to character in
Lou Taylor Pucci
Film JournalHorror takes a back seat to character in Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead's 'The Endless'Film JournalThe Lovecraftian influence was more apparent in Benson and Moorhead's second film as a directing duo, Spring, in which a young man (Lou Taylor Pucci) on vacation in Italy falls in love with a woman (Nadia Hilker) who's… let's just say “not human,” per se.
Posted on 12 May 2017 | 11:46 am
'The Endless' Directors Justin Benson and
Bloody Disgusting'The Endless' Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Talk About Returning to Their RootsBloody DisgustingWe both have some training as actors, but the best prep in the world has been working with Vinny Curran, Peter Cilella, Nadia Hilker, Lou Taylor Pucci, and so many others over the years. Then editing those performances and just seeing what ultimately ...
Posted on 28 April 2017 | 12:46 pm
Interview: 'The Endless' and Brotherly Love
Interview: 'The Endless' and Brotherly Love and the Power of FearFilm School RejectsNot so with them. The Endless was every bit as engaging on my second watch. Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead journeying in 'The Endless'. “Fear of the unknown makes a lot of really pretty stuff, though.” – Lou Taylor Pucci as Evan in 'Spring'. Fear of ...and more »
Posted on 22 April 2017 | 9:45 am
October Horrors Day 25 – Evil Dead (2013)
Flickering Myth (blog)October Horrors Day 25 – Evil Dead (2013)Flickering Myth (blog)A group of friends find themselves travelling up to stay in a secluded cabin in the woods, so as to help their friend Mia finally kick her drug habit which has almost killed her on numerous occasions. However, the cabin's new occupants find themselves ...and more »
Posted on 25 October 2016 | 10:01 am
I Am Not a Serial Killer - The Film Stage
The Film Stage (blog)I Am Not a Serial KillerThe Film Stage (blog)Records does his best Lou Taylor Pucci in the lead role, crazed yet innocent (his turn from Where the Wild Things Are unavoidably brought to mind). He imbues John with a sense of longing, out-of-place and out-of-touch with social cues delivered his way.and more »
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 2:11 pm
Movie review: “Spring” straddles romance
Lou Taylor Pucci
It’s not often a movie will cross genres as completely as “Spring” — starting off in one, and ending somewhere unexpected — and it’s even less often it works.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 3:34 pm
Spring  [NR] - 6.7.10
A young man (Lou Taylor Pucci) questions his life and his future after his mother dies and he travels to Italy where he meets and falls in love with a mysterious young woman (Nadia Hilker). It turns out that she has secrets that may change his life. Also with Jeremy Gardner and Vanessa Bednar.
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 6:38 pm
Romance and horror entwine in
If Richard Linklater attempted a remake of Val Lewton's "Cat People," the end result might resemble "Spring," an intriguing oddity about an attractive couple who meet in a scenic European locale
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 9:50 am
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Posted on 22 March 2015 | 12:22 pm
Drafthouse Films Releases Its Newest Feature
Horror-romance Spring is the cinema innovator's first feature to launch in theaters and on the peer-to-peer network simultaneously. Spring , a new horror/romance by filmmakers Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead, is definitely the first film in history to be billed as "Richard Linklater meets H.P. Lovecraft." It's also the first feature film that forward-thinking Austin-based theater chain Alamo ...
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 1:03 pm
Spring’-Time for Germany Thanks to Koch
Lou Taylor Pucci
Evan (Lou Taylor Pucci, ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Thumbsucker’) is a young American fleeing to Europe to escape his past. While backpacking along the Italian coast, everything changes during a stop at an idyllic Italian village, where he meets and instantly ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:03 am
Best films from the first half of 2015
Lou Taylor Pucci plays a young man who lives his troubled past behind to travel to Italy where he meets a beautiful and smart woman named Louise (Nadia Hilker) who conceals a mysterious secret. The true (and Lovecraftian) nature of Louise is seen in brief ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 7:54 am
Exclusive – Lou Taylor Pucci Talks Spring
We recently had the opportunity to speak with Lou Taylor Pucci, whose latest horror/romance feature film, Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead’s Spring (review), will be opening up next week; and after coming to the conclusion that we both were reeling from ...
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 2:01 am
Talking 'Spring' with Lou Taylor Pucci
Seen from one perspective, Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead's latest film, "Spring," is a tender romance about an American on the run from his past and possibly finding the love of his life in the form of a mysterious young woman in Italy. Viewed from a ...
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 1:12 am
Watch: Lou Taylor Pucci Decides Where to Run
Directed by Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead, "Spring" is a genre-bending horror/romance/thriller hybrid that follows Evan (Lou Taylor Pucci), a young man who's lost everything, as he flees to Italy, promptly meets the girl of his dreams, and gets a lot ...
Posted on 10 March 2015 | 10:17 am