Hollywood Asylum is a live-action 360° VR video production company with extensive experience in traditional 2D media, including award-winning commercials, music videos, long-form and short-form content for almost two decades.
Located in the heart of Hollywoodland, CA, Hollywood Asylum is another arm (albeit a tentacled, tattooed one) of the more traditional production companies L.A. Spot Shop and Robert Sexton Productions.
Robert J. Sexton is the man behind the curtain. He is an accomplished VR director and an Emmy Award winning producer.
Accolades for Sexton and Hollywood Asylum include numerous award wins and nominations, along with official selections and invitations from entertainment award shows and film festivals around the world.
“There’s nothing compromised or conventional about Robert Sexton… Not far from the films of Alejandro Jodorowsky (SANTA SANGRE) and Juan Lopez Moctezuma (ALUCARDA) in style and spirit.” – Rumourmachine
LA WEEKLY warned its readers about Robert Sexton’s work; “Watch out… Relentless… Not for the faint of heart.”
“(Robert Sexton) Ushers heavy metal into the age of Virtual Reality.” – THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
“PSYCHO CITY, TX. is the ‘Great Train Robbery,” of Virtual Reality.” – VR Cinematheque
FANGORIA declares that, “(Robert Sexton)…Gets our stamp of approval.”
BLOODYDISGUSTING.COM gushed that Sexton, “Drips and oozes with bloody brilliance.”
“(Robert Sexton)..Talented beyond measure” – Dread Central
(Life’s Disease – 360°) “It’s fucking sick. So good… Ground breaking.” – Lewis Smithingham