Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Night Before Gets to the Point in this Tense Trailer: Release Details

Brett Bentman's The Night Before is set to release this September. MTI Home Video will handle the release, on DVD. In the film, a single mother and her daughter are taken captive, in a strange home. Events take place on the night before Halloween. This indie horror title stars: Steven Michael Quezada, Rachel G. Whittle, Kimi Acosta and Tom Zembrod. A trailer has just been released for the film and it can be found here.

The trailer shows Kristina (Whittle) in the dark. Something grabs her from behind, out of view. Then, a masked character makes an appearance, axe in hand. Characters are stabbed and bloodied on a lawn. And, the clip holds a good deal of tension.

MTI Home Video has set the DVD release for late September. The disc will be available on September 26th, with the DVD artwork coming soon. Fans of stalk-and-slash thrillers, can track down their own copy in just a few weeks. More details on The Night Before are below.

Release Date: September 26, 2017 (DVD).

Director/writer: Brett Bentman.

Cast: Steven Michael Quezada, Rachel G. Whittle, Kimi Acosta and Tom Zembrod.

The trailer for The Night Before is here:

More details will be available at MTI Home Video, shortly: The MTI HomeVideo Website

Also from MTI (Jared Cohn's The Domicile):

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Beyond Skyline Goes International in this Spectacular Trailer

Beyond Skyline is the follow-up to the 2010 film. In this sequel, aliens are invading both Los Angeles and Jogjakarta, Indonesia. Frank Grillo (The Purge: Anarchy) stars as Mark, a tough-as-nails detective. Mark is determined to save his son from an alien warship. The film also stars: Bojana Novakovic (Devil, 2010), Iko Uwais and Callan Mulvey. The film's first trailer is hosted here.

The clip is special effects laden. Aliens attack from above and below as characters struggle to find shelter. This international trailer is action packed. And, fans of science fiction or thrillers are encouraged to take a look.

As of yet, there are no North American release plans. Though, the film has already sold in foreign territories, including China. A release date is expected soon. For now, film fans can enjoy the spectacle that is Beyond Skyline, here!

Release Date: TBA.

Director/writer: Liam O'Donnell.

Cast: Frank Grillo, Bojana Novakovic, Iko Uwais, Callan Mulvey and Valentine Payen.

The international trailer for Beyond Skyline:

A fan page for the film: Beyond Skyline on Facebook

Source: Beyond Skyline at Aint It Cool News

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Interior Invites Viewers to Look into the Abyss So the Abyss Can Look into You: Movie Clip ("Dreaming of Allison")

More details are emerging for Zachary Beckler's Interior. This film, which releases today (Aug. 15th, VOD), involves a strange phenomena and one man's chronicling of the event. This indie horror title stars Christopher Carullo and Piper Rae Patterson. An award winning title, Interior now has a movie poster, trailer and new movie clip. The movie poster and clip are hosted here.

For more on the story, Sam (Carullo) is a down-and-out filmmaker. He is hired by his ex-girlfriend to record strange goings-on. Over the course of a night, Sam is confronted by a supernatural evil.

Interior is being released across multiple platforms. Today, the film is showing on: iTunes, Amazon Instant/Prime, Vudu, Google Play/You Tube and X-Box Live. Beckler's latest will also show internationally, in the coming weeks. Fans of indie horror titles can view the latest on Interior below.

Release Date: August 15th, 2017 (VOD).

Director/writer: Zachary Beckler.

Cast: Zachary Beckler, Christopher Carullo, Peg O'Keef

The clip, titled "Dreaming of Allison," is here:

Interior at Terror Films: Interior Story Details at Terror Films

Terror Films on Facebook: The Latest From Terror Films

Available here:

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Monday, August 14, 2017

Three Horror Tales from Terror Films in August: Interior, I Know You're in There and The Documentary

Terror Films will release three films throughout the month of August. The films are: Interior, I Know You're in There and The Documentary. Interior is a haunted house thriller, which will release this August 15th, through Video-on-demand. The film, from director Zachary Beckler, is a multi-award winner. Early stills from all three films are hosted here.

The first still for Interior (above) shows a man and a shadow. He is there to document strange phenomena, inside a mysterious home. Armed only with a camera, he must confront the terrors within.

As well, stills for I Know You're in There show a wheelchair bound young woman. In this film, a man discovers the existence of a long lost sister. He discovers her after the suicide of his mother. Together, they discover a supernatural evil. This film, which releases on August 18th, is from director Robert Lawson Gordon.

Finally, The Documentary will release this August 22nd. This title deals with an unrelenting stalker. Developed by Walter Moise, this film also involves conquering fear. All three films will release this month, via Terror Films.

Release Dates: Interior (August 15th, VOD) I Know You're in There (August 18th, VOD) and The Documentary (August 22nd, VOD).

*trailers for all three films will launch soon.

More details on all three films will show at the Terror Films' website, found here: The Terror Films' Homepage

And here: A Terror Films' Fan Page

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Friday, August 11, 2017

In Will Wernick's Escape Room Every Clue Leads to More and More Pain

There are two Escape Room films releasing in 2017. The one discussed here is Will Wernick's version. In this film, a group of friends tackle a complex set of clues and traps. Unfortunately for the characters, this escape room is deadly. Escape Room stars: Evan Williams ("Versailles"), Annabelle Stephenson ("Revenge") and Elisabeth Hower. As well, Lionsgate Home Entertainment will distribute this title in October. Indie film fans can find the trailer for Escape Room here.

The trailer shows a birthday party. This group of friends discuss the latest craze - escape rooms. And, they decide to try one out. Once at the location, it becomes obvious that someone wants to harm them. Characters are bruised and crippled as the puzzles become ever more complex.

The film's official artwork is also here. It shows a broken key. Characters will need to put it together, if they hope to survive this ordeal. On October 17th, horror film fans can find out who survives or who dies, through home entertainment platforms (VOD, DVD). More details below.

Release Date: October 17, 2017 (VOD)(DVD).

Director: Will Wernick.

Writers: Will Wernick and Noah A.D.

Cast: Evan Williams, Annabelle Stephenson, Elisabeth Hower, Dan J. Johnson, John Ierardi, Kelly Delson and Billy Flynn.

The official trailer for Will Wernick's Escape Room is here:

Source: Escape Room at the UHM

Similar to the film mentioned here (Riddle Room, VOD):

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Juggernaut Turns Disbelief into a Path of Revenge: Early Stills

Mad Samurai Productions' next title is Juggernaut. This is the same production company behind Jeff Renfroe's The Colony (2013). Their latest is a crime thriller, starring: Jack Kesy (Deadpool 2), Stephen McHattie and Peter McRobbie. The film was shot in Kamloops, British Columbia. And, levelFILM will release Juggernaut in Canada, possibly in 2017; the film is currently in post-production. A preview of this compelling thriller is hosted here.

The film's story starts with Saxon Gamble. He has just lost his mother. But, he does not believe her death was a suicide. Determined to find the truth, Saxon sets out on a path of revenge, to bring her killers to justice.

A few promotional items have released for Juggernaut. The film's first poster is shown here. The graphic shows characters Saxon (Kesy) and Hank Sr. (McHattie), in a car. Early stills show characters with guns, on the hunt for someone. As well, a trailer is available at the Juggernaut homepage and a link can be found below. Fans of crime thrillers are encouraged to check out the latest on Juggernaut, right here.

Release Date: TBA.

Director: Daniel DiMarco.

Writers: Daniel DiMarco and Daniel DiMarco.

Cast: Jack Kesy, Amanda Crew, Ty Olsson, Stephen McHattie and Peter McRobbie.

A trailer for the film is available here: a Juggernaut Trailer at the Film's Homepage

Source: Juggernaut at Mad Samurai

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Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The Behind the Scenes Story of 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story and the Collectible Craze of the '80s

Tagline: “From Counter-culture to Candy Culture”

Indican Pictures will release 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story. The film will see theatres throughout the month of August. In the film, several artists are interviewed, on why these collectible cards became so popular. As well, several actors from the Garbage Pail Kids (1987) movie are interviewed. These trading cards poked fun at the collectble craze, while offering a counter-culture voice. Fans of the cards can also see the film through Video-on-demand and DVD, in September. A look at the film's ongoing release is hosted here.

Over a half dozen of the original artists are interviewed in this documentary. From Pulitzer-prize winning author Art Spiegelman to Pumpkinhead screenwriter Gary Gerani, several illustrators give their thoughts on the collectible craze. Comic book artists Tom Bunk and John Pound are also interviewed. The coverage, on this documentary, is in-depth.

Fans of the series can also find the documentary's official artwork here. The graphic shows a nuclear bomb and trading cards spewing everywhere. More artwork is available below.

Release Date: August, 2017 (U.S., Limited Theatrical) and September 20th, 2017 (VOD/DVD).

Director/writer: Jeff Zapata, Joe Simko.

Interviewees: Art Spiegelman, John Pound, James Warhola, Adam F. Goldberg, Tom Bunk, Jay Lynch, Mark Newgarden, Gary Gerani, Len Brown, Mackenzie Astin, Debbie Lee Carrington, Arturo Gil.

More details on the film: A 30 Years of Garbage Homepage

Also at Indican: 30 Years of Garbage at Indican

The original 1987 film:

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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Lightning Strikes Twice in Alex Keledjian's Hollow Body: Early Details

Tagline: "Re-born to be Wild."

A few details are emerging for Alex Keledjian's Hollow Body. This thriller involves a struggling rock band. When the lead singer and her mother are struck by lightning, Rachel (Allie Gonino) lets loose an electrifying performance. The film stars: Luke Wilson, David Arquette and Ryan Donowho. This title was recently at the Cannes Film Festival. Now, a poster, stills and other promotional materials are available for this title.

The official synopsis begins and ends with Rachel. She is apprehensive when performing in front of a crowd. Then, an act of God infuses here with new talents. But, she must kill again and again, to keep her supernatural singing voice going. Will a shady record exec' do the right thing?

The first film poster puts Rachel front and center. Possibly a love triangle, Rick (Luke Wilson) and Jimmy (David Arquette) struggle over what to do with Rachel's new, electrifying stage presence. Two stills show more of the characters and their interactions. Meanwhile, VMI Worldwide has a trailer, for viewing, at their homepage. The latest on Hollow Body is hosted here.

Release Date: 2017, TBA.

Director/writer: Alex Keledjian.

Cast: David Arquette, Luke Wilson, Allie Gonino, Ryan Donowho and Perrey Reeves.

A trailer for the film is available at the VMI Worldwide website:

First Trailer for Hollow Body

Similar themes are housed with Deathgasm (Blu-ray):

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