Craig Zobel Archives

The Forever Purge Producer Jason Blum on The Hunt’s Prerelease Failure
Blum, who runs Blumhouse Productions, dealt with that first hand when Universal pulled the release of Craig Zobel's The Hunt from its release schedule for its overt political overtones largely offending conservatives with the plot of "liberal elites" hunting conservatives Blum spoke with over how audiences were deprived of the scathing commentary of both[...]
Universal’s Back into “The Hunt”, New Trailer, Poster
Director Craig Zobel spoke to Playboy about what went wrong about the film's advertising and its second chance with a March 2020 release. Universal Pictures "I was a little surprised by the first trailer The advertising certainly didn't help us, because it didn't quite tell the story People were able to misinterpret things because they didn't have[...]
Universal’s Back into “The Hunt”, New Trailer, Poster
Directed by Craig Zobel and written by Nick Cuse and Damon Lindelof, the film stars Betty Gilpin, Ethan Suplee, Ike Barinholtz, Emma Roberts, and Hilary Swank Variety spoke with Lindelof and producer Jason Blum about the film's second chance You can check out the interview here. The Hunt comes to theaters March 13th (tentatively). Looks like[...]
Craig Zobel said his original intention was satirical when opening up about the controversial decision for Universal and Blumhouse's decision to cancel the upcoming release for his film The Hunt The director claimed how its message was misrepresented in media reports in an interview with Variety. The film was pulled following a string of mass shootings[...]
Open Season for Betty Gilpin in Blumhouse's “The Hunt” [TRAILER]
The trailer closes with Gilpin and Swank in a fight. Directed by Craig Zobel and written by Nick Cuse and Damon Lindelof, all previously worked together on HBO's The Leftovers The film also stars Glenn Howerton (AP Bio, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia), Wayne Duvall (Pearson), Macon Blair (DC's Swamp Thing), and Teri Wyble (Lost Bayou). The[...]
It's 7 Blood Signs, Zero Bodies, and 'One Dollar' in CBS All Access' Series Trailer
With the series set to premiere exclusively on Thursday, August 30th (with new episodes released weekly on Thursdays), CBS All Access is giving viewers the first official trailer for Craig Zobel's (Compliance, The Leftovers) mystery-drama One Dollar Produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Anonymous Content, the first 10-episode season of One Dollar was directed by[...]
'One Dollar' Proves a Deadly Price to Pay in First CBS All Access Teaser
Craig Zobel (Compliance, The Leftovers) serves as the season's director; and executive produces alongside Matt DeRoss, Alexandre Dauman, Graham Gordy, and Jason Mosberg. Here's your first "teaser" trailer for CBS All Access' One Dollar; and while the series creators are playing their cards close when it comes to giving away too much about the storyline, one[...]