Officer Downe

Slipknot’s Clown’s New Film ‘Officer Downe’ Set For June Premiere


Tickets are now available for the premiere for Slipknot percussionist M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan‘s feature-length directorial film debut, an adaptation of the graphic novel, ‘Officer Downe‘. The film is due to premiere at the LA Film Festival on June 03rd and tickets can be obtained here. The film stars Kim Coates (‘Sons Of Anarchy‘, etc.) in the lead role with the following synopsis provided:

“A young rookie cop is tasked with shadowing Officer Downe, an LAPD cop waging a war to clean up the streets of Los Angeles. Officer Downe’s foes comprise of a cadre of super villains, including the criminal syndicate of humanoid beasts dubbed the Fortune 500, Mother Supreme and her gun-toting nuns, and kung fu overlord Zen Master Flash. The rookie soon learns that you can’t keep a good cop down, as Office Downe takes a licking and keeps on ticking, again, and again, and again…

Based on the cult graphic novel by Joe Casey and Chris Burnham, the directing debut of Shawn “Clown” Crahan, of Slipknot fame, is a stylish, in your face, ultra-violent, non-apologetic, politically incorrect adrenaline romp that is sure to please comic book enthusiasts and cult hounds alike.”