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  1. Blu-ray Review: "Stake Land II" (2016)

    When his home of New Eden is destroyed by a revitalized Brotherhood and its new Vamp leader, Martin (Connor Paolo) finds himself alone in the badlands of America with only the distant memory of his mentor and legendary vampire hunter, Mister (Nick Damici), to guide him.

    This sequel was written by Nick Damici without the input of Jim Mickle, who co-wrote the first film. Mickle was tied up in other projects, but Damici wanted to return to Stake Land whether through film, TV or a web ...
  2. Interview with Nick Damici, “Late Phases”

    Nick Damici is an actor and screenwriter known for such films as “Mulberry Street” and “Stake Land”. He grew up in Hell’s Kitchen in the 1960s and early 1970s. His father was a bartender, and Damici would occasionally tend bar at the age of 12. Damici’s mentor is actor Michael Moriarty (who horror fans will know from various Larry Cohen projects), who encouraged him to write scripts.

    I had the pleasure of speaking with Nick in March 2015 about his latest starring role in the werewolf ...
  3. "Late Phases" (2014): A Powerful Release From Dark Sky

    Wounded war vet Ambrose (Nick Damici) moves to a place where people are dying from mysterious circumstances.

    This is the most pleasant surprise in the horror genre in quite a while. Although a few films have caused a bit of a stir (including "The Babadook" and "Starry Eyes"), this may turn out to be the sleeper hit of 2014 when word of mouth begins on the DVD release.

    Werewolf films are few and far between, and good ones are even more rare. Although ...