Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Black Fawn Films Has an Evil Twin in Let Her Out: First Images

A movie poster for Let Her Out debuted recently, on Breakthrough Entertainment. This release was followed by another, on the horror website Shock Till You Drop (photos). The early graphics show a woman struggling with a psychological split, following a traumatic accident. Shot by Cody Calahan (Antisocial 2), the script was developed by Adam Seybold. Alanna LeVierge, Nina Kiri and Adam Christie star in this horror thriller. Many of the images, from Let Her Out, are hosted here.

From the story, a bike courier suffers a head injury. In the hospital, she experiences hallucinations and night terrors. A tumour is found and it is discovered that Helen (LeVierge) has a twin growing within her. Its influence forces her to act out, threatening everyone around her.

Let Her Out is two party collaboration. Breakthrough Entertainment and Black Fawn Films have developed this feature, which was shot in Toronto, Canada. Now completed, a trailer and release date will come soon, for this exciting indie horror title.

Release Date: TBA.

Directed by: Cody Calahan.

Writer: Adam Seybold.

Cast: Alanna LeVierge, Nina Kiri and Adam Christie.

*if you click on any of the graphics, they will enlarge to full view.


Let Her Out at Breakthrough Ent.

Let Her Out at Shock

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Monday, June 27, 2016

This Trailer for The Haunted House on Kirby Road Needs More Body Bags

The trailer for The Haunted House on Kirby Road was released late last week. This indie, haunted house horror feature involves a real life ghost, which lingers in this locale. Sensationalized by Kirby Road Productions and Breakthrough Entertainment, The Haunted House on Kirby Road shows what lies behind strange red lights and disturbing sounds - a house full of doom! Stuart Stone has directed this feature, with Sammi Barber, Colin Price and Nina Kiri starring.

A longer synopsis is available at the Breakthrough Entertainment website. It describes six stoner friends, who find a viral video. In the clip, a teen disappears in this cursed home. Intrigued, the six students decide to explore this portal to hell. But, this will be the worst decision they have ever made.

An actual release date has not been announced for the film. However, Breakthrough Entertainment will handle the film's launch. A Canadian production and distribution company, it is expected that Breakthrough will bring this title to horror film fans in 2016. More on the film, including the film's first trailer, is available past the break.

Release Date: 2016-17.

Director: Stuart Stone.

Writers: Adam Rodness and Stuart Stone.

Cast: Sammi Barber, Colin Price, Nina Kiri, Chris Kapeleris and Samantha Cole.

The film's official trailer:

A fan page for the film: The Haunted House on Kirby Road on Facebook

Source: The Haunted House on Kirby Road at Breakthrough Ent.

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Saturday, June 25, 2016

10 Youtube Stars to be Feasted Upon in Fight of the Living Dead

A new online zombie series is coming to Youtube, titled Fight of the Living Dead. In the series, ten Youtube stars face the undead, in a deadly test of survival. The series will launch this August. And, a trailer, for the show, has already been released. The clip shows personalities such as: Vitaly, Fousey, Rahat, Tre Melvin, JC Caylen and many more. As well, the series will host a few horror vets', including Danielle Panabaker (Friday the 13th, 2009) and others. Fans of zombies or of zombie themed series can view the available details on Fight of the Living Dead, here.

The stories involves a zombie apocalypse. The ten stars are trapped in an abandoned hospital. Here, the fit and less fit fight against the undead hordes. They have no access to the outside world and they must rely on each other, or die alone.

This production is a collaboration. Alpine Labs and Revolver Picture Company have teamed up to produce this picture, with the series set to show on BlackBoxTV. Fans of the terrifying can find more details on Fight of the Living Dead, below.

Showing Date: August 2016 (Youtube).

Cast: Vitaly, Fousey, Rahat, Tre Melvin, JC Caylen, Brittani Louise Taylor, Dennis Roady, Shanna Malcolm, Raya and Brandon Bowen.

The trailer for the series is here:

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Friday, June 24, 2016

The Recall Wants to Capture Your Attention: A Preview

The Recall is an upcoming sci-fi thriller, from director Mauro Borrelli (The Wolfman). This title, which is currently in pre-production, is a co-production between: You Did It! Productions, Fotocomics Productions and Berger Bros. Entertainment. One source states that actors Wesley Snipes and RJ Mitte will star. Though, this cannot be confirmed and casting is likely to change, leading up to the shoot date. Still, a concept poster has been released for the film, along with a synopsis. Both items can be found here.

In the story, a group of friends are vacationing at a cabin, by a lake. Around the world, aliens are attacking the planet and they are abducting millions of inhabitants. Two of the friends are captured and returned to Earth. Then, a second war is declared on the two friends and the other abductees.

Director Borrelli has already been quoted on this film and its special effects. He has stated that the film will be heavily focused on visuals: "the visual aspect will represent a key point of this production" and "I learned the importance of turning the ordinary into the fantastic." Borrelli has a long history of working in the arts department as a designer and illustrator. His latest will begin shooting soon, with more details on The Recall below.

Release Date: TBA.

Director: Mauro Borrelli.

Writers: Sam Acton King, Mauro Borrelli, Reggie Keyohara and Teddy Wynne.

Sources: The Recall at the Film Catalogue

Borrelli at Complete World News

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

This Viral Video will Infect You This Summer

More details are emerging for Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman's Viral. The infection continues to spread, with Viral set for a Summer release. Starring Sofia Black-D'Elia (“The Messengers”), Analeigh Tipton, Travis Tope and Michael Kelly, the film looks through the eyes of two teenaged sisters as their neighbourhood is transformed by a deadly virus. Produced by Blumhouse International, IM Global and Busted Shark Productions, a low-grade trailer for the film is available here.

For more on the story, sisters Emma (Black-D'Elia) and Stacey (Tipton) barricade themselves away from a deadly infection. But, the virus comes knocking via wanting neighbours. Once infected, it is a slow, painful journey to the end, unless Emma can escape the quarantined area.

Release dates may vary. However, a video-on-demand release will begin on July 29th, 2016. The film will spread to further markets beginning on August 2nd, with a DVD launch scheduled for this day, too. Fans of zombie or biological terror titles are encouraged to take a look at the viral video below, which shows Emma struggling with survival.

Release Date: July 29th, August 2nd, 2016 (DVD, VOD).

Director: Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman.

Writers: Christopher Landon and Barbara Marshall.

Cast: Analeigh Tipton, Machine Gun Kelly, Michael Kelly and Sofia Black-D'Elia.

A trailer for Viral is available here:

Source: Viral at the UHM

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The World Falls in this Trailer for The Girl with All the Gifts

A UK trailer has been released for The Girl with All the Gifts. Based on Mike Carey's book, the film involves a zombie apocalypse, in which children hold the key to a cure. A new look at some familiar undead territory, The Girl with All the Gifts is set to release, in the United Kingdom, this September. Saban Films will make the film available in North America, later this year. Shot by Colm McCarthy (Outcast, 2010), the first trailer for the film shows a world in chaos; you can see this exciting trailer, now!

A longer synopsis talks about a mutated fungal disease. It reduces free will. Now, an army base, in rural England, is all that is left of civilization. Here, scientists try to find a cure for this infection. An attack leaves the base vulnerable and a group of survivors head out into a devastated Britain.

The trailer is action focused. The infected storm through the army base as a teacher protects one of her students. The blood flies about. Off the base, characters are chased by hordes of "hungries." Will humanity survive?

Release Date: September 23, 2016 (UK) and 2016/2017 (US).

Director: Colm McCarthy.

Writer: Mike Carey.

Cast: Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine, Dominique Tipper and Anamaria Marinca.

The official trailer for The Girl with All the Gifts:

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A Fire Ignites on DVD with Blackburn this August 2nd, 2016

Blackburn, a film from 3Brane Entertainment, is set to debut on DVD. Tombstone Distribution will handle the launch and it will be available at the end of the Summer, in August. Directed by Lauro Chartrand and written by Nastasha Baron, the film stars: Lochlyn Munro (Poker Night), Jen and Sylvia Soska ("Hellevator"), Emilie Ullerup (A Little Bit Zombie), Sarah Lind (Wolf Cop) and Calum Worthy. Rated "R", the film's official DVD artwork is hosted here.

The film's synopsis talks of a forest fire and rockslide. Now, five friends are trapped near the Blackburn Asylum, which has been closed for years. The asylum residents roam the woods, while a mine hosts other monstrosities. These friends will have no chance against these murderous freaks.

The official DVD release date has been set for August 2nd, 2016.

Release Date: August 2nd, 2016 (DVD).

Director: Lauro Chartrand.

Writer: Nastasha Baron.

Cast: Lochlyn Munro, Jen and Sylvia Soska, Emilie Ullerup, Sarah Lind and Calum Worthy.

The latest trailer for the film:

On Facebook: Blackburn on Facebook

The film on Twitter: Blackburn on Twitter

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Nick Damici Returns to the Vampire Apocalypse with Stakelander!

Stake Land, a film starring Nick Damici (Cold in July), was a vampire thriller from 2011. An excellent film, this title envisioned a world, where vampires ruled the land. Now, a sequel has been announced. Not only that, the film has already been completed! Damici has co-written this horror feature, with Dan Berk (Body, 2015) and Robert Olsen directing. Completed in Saskatchewan, Canada, Stakelander is a co-production from Dark Sky Films, Glass Eye Pix and SyFy. SyFy will premiere the film as a SyFy original, very soon. For now, story details are available here.

The film's story picks up where the last one left off. Returning character Martin (Paolo) is on the run, after New Eden is destroyed. In search of Mister (Damici), in a decaying America, Martin must battle the Brotherhood and its malicious Vamp' leader. With America infested with more and more vampires, Martin and Mister will need more than just themselves, to turn the blood-thirsty tide.

A trailer has not been released for the film; but, it will be coming shortly. Casting details have been announced and those cast details are available below. More coming soon!

Directors: Dan Berk and Robert Olsen.

Writers: Nick Damici.

Cast: Connor Paolo, Laura Abramsen, AC Peterson, Bonnie Dennison, Kristina Hughes and Steven Williams.

*a trailer is coming soon.

A review of Stake Land is available here, on 28DLA:

Stake Land Reviewed on 28DLA

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