Written by Patti Pauley
In case you’ve been living under a rock, or perhaps chained to the bottom of a lake, then you might not know about that upcoming Kane Hodder documentary gripping at the life story of the movie stuntman turned horror icon. Well, if not now you know, and here’s a taste of what’s to come!
The documentary producers Masterfully Macrabe Entertainment have released a couple of images to iHorror in anticipation for the final reveal of To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story. The official synopsis per the press release dives into the mind of the man we all know as the shadow of Jason Voorhees:
The harrowing story of a stuntman overcoming a dehumanizing childhood filled with torment and bullying in Sparks, Nevada. After surviving a near-death burn accident, he worked his way up through Hollywood, leading to his ultimate rise as Jason Voorhees in the Friday the 13th series and making countless moviegoers forever terrified of hockey masks and summer camp. After decades of watching Kane Hodder on screen, get ready to meet the man behind the mask in To Hell and Back – a uniquely human story about one of cinema’s most vicious monsters.
Kane and Robert Englund joke around during a panel from one of the featured conventions in the documentary.
Kane Hodder stands in a burned out field, the sun behind him as he thinks back on the experiences he’s had.
Kane Hodder reveals a lighter side when he laughs during an intimate moment in between photo ops with the filmmakers.
Kane Hodder is shown sitting, discussing his life and career, in Hawaii, with the sun setting behind him.
To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story also features new interviews from some fellow icons of the genre such as Cassandra Peterson, Bruce Campbell, Sid Haig, Bill Moseley, Robert Englund, Danielle Harris, and more.
The documentary is currently looking to premiere the movie at a few film festivals before going live to the public. You can follow the film’s journey by checking out the main website, Kane Hodder Movie.com; and by keeping tabs on Masterfully Macabre’s social media accounts @MasterfullyM on Twitter, the official Facebook page, and Instagram.
Stay tuned to iHorror for more on this exciting documentary coming soon!