Director/podcaster Kevin Smith to purchase own Movie Theater in New Jersey

Director/podcaster Kevin Smith known for cult comedies such as Clerks, Mallrats, Dogma and the upcoming sequel Clerks III has announced a new joint-venture, the purchase a theater he visiting as child, imag— The Atlantic Moviehouse in Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey. The theater will be renamed Smodcastle Cinemas


The news broke in the local press site NJ.com and smith shared the news on Twitter

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Interview: Scott Schiaffo – Character Actor from ‘Clerks’ 20 Years On

To mark the anniversary of the release of the indie hit film Clerks(1994) from writer/director Kevin Smith we talk to character actor/musician Scott Schiaffo who played ‘Chewlies Gum Guy’; a memorable comic character part in the film.

A native of New Jersey, Scott got his big screen début in 1994 with Clerks but has gone on to appear in many independent films and shorts; including another notable character part as Travis Lee in the film Vulgar(2000) from director Brian Johnson and executive producers Kevin Smith/Scott Mosier.

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Interview: Marilyn Ghigliotti – Star of ‘Clerks’ 20 Years On

 To mark the anniversary of the release of the indie hit film Clerks(1994) from writer/director Kevin Smith we talk to actress Marilyn Ghigliotti who played Veronica; one of the female protagonists in the film.

Born in New York, Marilyn started her acting career in local theatre after moving to New Jersey before getting her big screen debut with Clerks in 1994. She has since gone on to play a variety of roles in indie horror, comedy & action films. 20 years on, we ask her about the experience of making the film as well as her life and work since. Continue reading