The critically acclaimed and fan favorite director has recently released a trailer to his new horror film, Tusk.
‘Tusk‘ centers on a podcaster who travels to Canada to interview an old man, only to end up falling victim to torture.
According to TheWrap, feature film started off as a joke on a podcast. Kevin Smith’s ‘Tusk‘ is real and the first trailer was revealed at San Diego Comic-Con.
The low-budget horror film features Michael Parks as a old man who has a fascination Walruses who invites Justin Long to Canada to hear him tell stories. But, Michael Parks wants more than a casual conversation. Long’s friends search for him but in the mean time he becomes a part of Michael Park’s cruel amusement.
It is a story of a mad scientist told through Kevin Smith’s unique directorial vision. Smith wrote and directed the story, which was once considered as a joke.
“Tusk” features Johnny Depp, Haley Joel Osment, and Genesis Rodriguez. It was produced by Sam Englebardt, William D. Johnson, Shannon McIntosh, and Chris Parkinson.
Watch the trailer below:
Filming took place in Wilmington, North Carolina and casting directors posted casting calls for several different roles in the production in November of last Year.