The director, whose other films include "The French Connection," "Sorcerer" and "Killer Joe" -- which helped detonate star Matthew McConaughey's career rebirth as more than a handsome devil -- was taking part in The Hollywood Masters interview series, conducted by THR’s Stephen Galloway.
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Billed as a "Fright Night Fan Frenzy," the panel will include stars Colin Farell, Anton Yelchin, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Imogen Poots, director Craig Gillespie and screenwriter Marti Noxon. READ MORE