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Comic-Con 2015: Final Girl Director Tyler Shields

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Whatever you had in mind when you heard the title “Final Girl,” prepare to forget. While the similarly named The Final Girls deals with surviving slasher movies, Tyler Shields’ surreal suspenser deals with a woman trained from childhood to kill evil dumbfucks.

Which is as good a reason as any to talk to Tyler, who has arguably made a version of I Spit on Your Grave without the unplesantness. Find out how.

Comic-Con 2015: FINAL GIRL director Tyler Shields from Voice Media Group on Vimeo.

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Luke Y. Thompson has been writing professionally about movies and pop-culture since 1999, and has also been an actor in some extremely cheap culty and horror movies you will probably never hear much about (he is nonetheless mostly proud of them, as he met his wife on one). As editor of The Robot's Voice since 2012, he can take the blame for the majority of the site's content, all of which he creates because he loves you very, very much. (Although he loves nachos more. Sorry.) Prior to TRV, Luke wrote for publications that include the New Times LA, Los Angeles CityBeat, E! Online, OC Weekly, Geekweek, GeekChicDaily, The L.A. Times, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, and Nerdist