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Jay Baruchel on being a horror nerd, loving the Habs and ‘Justice League: Mortal’
Canadian culture, horror movies, Movies, Summer Movies

Jay Baruchel on being a horror nerd, loving the Habs and ‘Justice League: Mortal’

Article content continued“Jesse and I are just real horror fans. Part of what we bonded over when we went to high school together was horror movies and reading Fangoria a s—load. We’d make horror movies on the weekend in grade 11 and we never stopped being interested in that stuff,” the Montreal-raised Baruchel says.He debuted the movie at a GTA drive-in this week with the film now playing in select theatres and available on demand.Baruchel, who recently announced he’ll return for a second season of Fox’s The Moodys with Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins, spoke about making a movie that isn’t for the squeamish, his unabashed Canadian pride, rooting for the Habs and the scrapped 2007 Justice League movie he thinks could have changed the superhero genre.You’d been attached to Random Acts ...