Kevin Smith Reminds us "Killroy Was Here"

The New Jersey writer/director puts a horror spin on a classic character.

By L.B. Lubomski

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Kevin Smith's next film is a horror anthology film inspired by the famous "Kilroy was here" grafitti that was popular around World War II. However, Smith's version of the famous character is a baby-eating boogeyman from the swamps of Florida. More specifically he described the beast as “the Golem, the Boogeyman, and the Grim Reaper combined.” Not much else is currently known about Killroy. Filming is currently ongoing in the Sunshine State following a hiatus for the holiday and a recent post by Smith has revealed his daughter Harley Quinn Smith has a role in Killroy Was Here as well. Harley has previously starred in other Smith movies such as Tusk and Yoga Hosers.


Stay tuned for more details as information becomes available!

About the Author

L.B. Lubomski

Lawrence "L.B." Lubomski is an avid horror movie fan, gamer, musician, historian, and aspiring author. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, L.B. was exposed to the works of local filmmaker and godfather of zombie cinema George A. Romero early on. He has since developed a particular fondness for Italian zombie/cannibal and slasher films. This passion for horror extends into other media, from survival horror video games such as Resident Evil to horror-inspired musical artists. In his spare time, L.B. pursues many interests including building his collection of vinyl records, action figures, and vintage video games as well as drumming in various local bands.