Do you enjoy horror films with a comic twist? Have you ever pondered what it would be like if a horror film paid homage to the classic “Child’s Play,” but in a funny way? Look no further than “Leggo My Soul,” a horror-comedy that will have you screaming and laughing at the same time.
The film portrays the narrative of an occultist serial killer who mistakenly transfers his soul into a kitchen gadget, a waffle maker, while performing a ritual killing. The haunted waffle maker then terrorizes a family, giving audiences with a unique and thrilling experience. “Leggo My Soul” is a must-see for aficionados of the horror-comedy genre, thanks to its innovative concept, outstanding cast and crew, and blend of horror and comedy.
Matt Shapiro directed the film, and his process for making short films has proven to be extremely effective. The film received two prizes in the indie horror community. His distinct vision and ability to merge shocks and laughter have elevated “Leggo My Soul” to the top of indie horror. The script was created by Paul Newton, who is recognized for his bright and hilarious writings that are sure to keep audiences engaged from start to finish.
Leggo My Soul won Best Horror Comedy Short at both the 2022 HorrOrigins Film Festival and the Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival in the fall of 2022. Leggo My Soul was also nominated for Best Film at the 2022/2023 Killer Valley Comedy Film Festival and was a nominee for Best Ensemble Cast at the Fall 2022 Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival.
Eleveld and Hoffman play supporting roles, giving the characters depth and complexity. “Leggo My Soul” is a cinematic experience that viewers will remember.
Not only is “Leggo My Soul” a horror comedy, but it is also a satire of the horror comedy genre as a whole. The movie stands out among others in the horror subgenre because it takes a unique approach to the subject and uses humor to subvert audience expectations. The movie delivers a one-of-a-kind and exciting experience for viewers, making it appealing to fans of both horror and comedy.
Fans of the horror genre absolutely have to see this movie because of its original concept, its superb cast and crew, and the way it combines horror and comedy, you can watch the entire short on the creators YouTube channel.
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