Tuesday, 21 August 2018

FILM FESTIVAL GRIMMFEST REVEALS FIRST LOOK AT 2018 PROGRAMME


Manchester-based genre film festival GRIMMFEST is delighted to announce the first 3 of many UK premieres lined up for this year’s 10th anniversary edition. The festival can also now reveal details of some very special awards prizes on offer for films in the official selection.

Monday, 20 August 2018

JASON CLARKE STARS IN KENNEDY POLITICAL THRILLER 'THE SENATOR'


Jason Clarke leads the political thriller THE SENATOR which tells the story of Ted Kennedy's darkest hour.

ARROW VIDEO SEPTEMBER 2018 RELEASE SCHEDULE


Arrow Video have released their schedule for September 2018 and we have details on all the DVD, Blu-ray and dual format releases. Below you will find the September 2018 release schedule for U.K., U.S.A. and Canada releases.

If you missed what Arrow Video released in August 2018 you can find all the details HERE.


INDICATOR WILL RELEASE WILLIAM CASTLE HORRORS ON BLU-RAY


Renowned for his imaginative and eccentric marketing ploys, William Castle became synonymous with delivering lurid horror films backed-up by his trademark publicity gimmicks (‘Illusion-O’, ‘Percepto’, the ‘Punishment Poll’, ‘Fright Breaks’, etc.).

WILLIAM CASTLE AT COLUMBIA, VOLUME ONE features four classic fright films from the outrageous showman’s illustrious career with Columbia Pictures and presented on Blu-ray for the very first time in the UK.

SEVERIN FILMS REGURGITATES 2 NEW RELEASES


Severin Films are getting ready to release two Joe D’Amato nasties on Blu-Ray for the first time ever in America.

VERTIGO RELEASING PREPARE SEQUEL FOR RELEASE


In 2008, THE STRANGERS hit cinema screens and became a genre classic for many. It would be another 10 years before a sequel would arrive and it is called THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT.

The film was directed by Johannes Roberts (47 METRES DOWN) and the first films writer/director Bryan Bertni returns here as writer alongside Ben Ketai.

Sunday, 19 August 2018

MUSICAL THRILLER 'DEAD ENVY' ROCKS OUT FOR RELEASE
























Random Media has announced the limited theatrical and nationwide VOD release of Harley Di Nardo's DEAD ENVY, a thriller following an aging rocker who finds himself in over his head when he thinks he meets the perfect protege. The semi-autobiographical debut feature of writer-director Di Nardo and co-writer Stacy Hullah, DEAD ENVY had its world premiere at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival, where the filmmakers took home the prize for Best Thriller.

INDICATOR SET TO RELEASE SEMINAL 1950'S HORROR


Based on M R James’ classic tale of terror, ‘Casting the Runes’, and adapted for the screen by regular Hitchcock collaborator Charles Bennett, Jacques Tourneur’s (Cat People, I Walked with a Zombie, Out of the Past) NIGHT OF THE DEMON is considered to be one of the seminal horror films of Twentieth-Century cinema.

DO YOU DARE OPEN 'DOOR 1 OF THE 5 DOORS TO HELL'?


SRS Cinema have now got their pre-sales of Chuck Conry's DOOR 1 OF THE 5 DOORS TO HELL on the way.

Horror Society had this to say about the film:

Saturday, 18 August 2018

VINEGAR SYNDROME SEPTEMBER 2018 RELEASE PACKAGE


Vinegar Syndrome are back with another month of releases. If you missed out what they released in August 2018 then CLICK HERE. Below you can check out what they have set for release this September.

Order the September 2018 package and save 40% until the street date of 25th September 2018.

BLAXPLOITATION CLASSICS COME TO VOD


Digitally remastered for the first time on HD VOD, blaxploitation classics from the stable of Xenon Pictures - including “The Citizen Kane of kung-fu pimpin’ movies” DOLEMITE.

With the Eddie Murphy-starring Rudy Ray Moore biopic in the works at Netflix, the time is ripe to rediscover Moore’s great moments in film with DOLEMITE and its sequel THE HUMAN TORNADO. The brand-new high-def VOD releases of the action-comedy classics are out on VOD now.

MICHAEL BERRYMAN HEADS INTO 'ROOM 9'


Horror icon Michael Berryman (Devil's Rejects, The Hills Have Eyes (1977), Weird Science) is currently filming a brand new horror movie called ROOM 9.

Friday, 17 August 2018

THERE IS AN 'EPIDEMIC' COMING


Breaking Glass Pictures will release the tender, female centric coming-of-age drama EPIDEMIC this September.

88 FILMS REVEAL THE NEXT FILM IN THE SLASHER COLLECTION


88 Films continue their 'slasher collection' with their latest release FRIGHTMARE. This will be number 38 in the 'slasher collection'.

Film Review: OUIJA SEANCE: THE FINAL GAME (2018)


OUIJA SEANCE: THE FINAL GAME ** Italy 2018 Dir: Andrea Mugnaini 81 mins 

When Sarah (Katharina Sporrer) and three friends head off into the countryside to a pool party, which on the way gets cancelled, they decide instead to carry on to the old abandoned house which belongs to Sarah's family. Two weeks away from returning home from Italy ,where they are all studying, Sarah had inherited this house from her late grandmother who she barely knew.

'7 WITCHES' HEADING HOME WITH INDICAN PICTURES


Indican Pictures has teamed with director Brady Hall, to bring audiences 7 WITCHES. Shot near Seattle, Washington, the film is based on an ancient legend, in which a curse haunts the land. The film centrally stars: Persephone Apostolou, Danika Golombek, Megan Hensley and Mike Jones.

NO RUNNING AT THE 'POOL PARTY MASSACRE'


Early last year (HERE) we brought you news on the slasher POOL PARTY MASSACRE.

We can now confirm that Terror Films will be bringing this gory terror filled film to you this August.