Stevan Mena

This week, Fat Guy Kevin Carr starts a new regimen of drugs that comes in a clear little pill. The guy on the street corner told him that it would unlock the full potential of his mind, and he assured Kevin it was FDA approved. Why would this guy lie to him? While waiting for the drugs to kick in, Kevin decided to take a trip across the American southwest and search for skinny little aliens with fat man voices. He knows he’s safe, even if he’s picked up by the cops, because he’s retained a dead-sexy lawyer who runs his practice out of the back of his Lincoln Town Car.

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Out of the arms of innocence, a young boy is taken by a serial murderer and forced to witness the unspeakable killing wrought by his new de facto foster father. With the Freudian Mother’s Day hitting theaters this year, director Stevan Mena’s Bereavement might be a nice, paternal counterpart. The movie is the prequel to Malevolence (Mena’s first film) which shows the origin of the young killer Martin Bristol. The MPAA got in a funk about the film’s poster, which featured a young child holding a deadly weapon, so they banned it. Whatever that means. However, it seems like they’re perfectly fine with the unnerving undertones of the trailer:

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published: 12.19.2014
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