New Horror Releases October 1 to 8, 2018

October 2, 2018

Lake Fear 3 (2018) (Directed by Michael Crum)

(AKA: Lake Terror)

 

 

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Curse of the Slasher Nurse (2017) (Directed by Dave Kerr)

 

  • DVD
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Robert Arans, Clinton Baysinger, Will Darnell
  • SYNOPSIS: When a group of friends gathers at a secluded cabin in the woods for the weekend, they discover the story of an escaped mental patient dressed as a nurse and soon, the bodies begin to appear… in pieces!
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 85 minutes
  • STUDIO: Screamtime Films
  • http://screamtimefilms.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/screamtimefilms/

 

 

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Axemas (2017) (Directed by John Ward)

 

  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Dillon Weishuhn, Lindsey Cruz, Nathan Scott, Kamiko Kawada, Anthony O’Brien
  • SYNOPSIS: Three couples decide to party in a storage facility after hours and are picked off one by bloody one by an axe-wielding killer Santa Claus.
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING
  • Rated 0
  • TAGLINE: Silent Night, Holy Night, All is calm… All are Dead!
  • STUDIO:  Screamtime Films
  • http://screamtimefilms.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/screamtimefilms/

 

 

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The Spiral Staircase (1946) (Directed by Robert Siodmak)

 

  • DVD/ Blu-ray
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Dorothy McGuire, George Brent, Forrest Tucker, Ethel Barrymore, Kent Smith, Rhonda Fleming, Gordon Oliver, Elsa Lanchester, James Bell, Charles Wagenheim, Ellen Corby, Richard Tyler, Erville Alderson, Sara Allgood, Rhys Williams
  • PRODUCER: Dore Schary
  • SYNOPSIS: A repeat strangler follows a speechless maid through an old New England mansion during a storm.
  • GENRE: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
  • RUN TIME: 83 Minutes
  • TAGLINE: Conflicts that freeze your emotions! Suspense that takes your breath!
  • STUDIO: Kino Lorber
  • https://www.kinolorber.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/kinolorberinc
  • https://twitter.com/KinoLorber

 

 

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Strange Nature (2018) (Directed by James Ojala)

 

  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Stephen Tobolowsky, Tiffany Shepis, Carlos Alazraqui, John Hennigan, Lisa Sheridan
  • SYNOPSIS: A struggling yet forceful single mother and her shy son start life over by moving in with her estranged hermit father in the backwoods of a small town, just as the locals discover deadly offspring mutations that threaten to spread from animals to humans.
  • GENRE: Thriller
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 100 Minutes
  • STUDIO: Cinedigm Entertainment
  • https://cinedigm.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/Cinedigm/
  • https://twitter.com/Cinedigm

 

 

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The First Purge (2018) (Directed by Gerard McMurray)

 

  • DVD/Blu-Ray
  • PRINCIPAL CAST:  Y’lan Noel, Lex Scott Davis, Joivan Wade
  • WRITER:  James DeMonaco
  • SYNOPSIS: To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America (NFFA) test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of the marginalized, the contagion will explode from the trial-city borders and spread across the nation.
  • GENRE: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action
  • RATING: R (strong disturbing violence throughout, pervasive language, some sexuality and drug use)
  • RUN TIME: 98 minutes
  • TAGLINES:
    • Witness the birth of an American tradition.
    • Citizens, join the first Purge.
    • A nation reborn.
  • STUDIO: Universal
  • https://www.uphe.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/universalstudiosentertainment/
  • https://twitter.com/UniversalEnt

 

 

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The Night Strangler (1973) (Directed by Dan Curtis)

 

  • Blu-Ray Special Edition
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Darren McGavin, Jo Ann Pflug, Simon Oakland, Scott Brady, Wally Cox, Margaret Hamilton, John Carradine, Nina Wayne, Ivor Francis, Richard Anderson, Virginia Peters, Kate Murtagh
  • PRODUCER: Dan Curtis
  • SYNOPSIS: Reporter Kolchak searches Seattle for a vampire. Sequel to “The Night Stalker”; followed by a TV series.
  • GENRE: Horror, Mystery, Crime
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 90 Minutes
  • TAGLINE: 140 years ago he began to kill, rising from the caverns beneath the city to claim his victims. Every 20 years he must kill…to live.
  • STUDIO: Kino Lorber
  • https://www.kinolorber.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/kinolorberinc
  • https://twitter.com/KinoLorber

 

 

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The Night Stalker (1972) (Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey)

 

  • Blu-ray/DVD Special Edition
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Darren McGavin, Carol Lynley, Simon Oakland, Ralph Meeker, Claude Akins, Kent Smith, Barry Atwater, Charles McGraw, Larry Linville, Jordan Rhodes, Stanley Adams, Elisha Cook Jr.
  • PRODUCER: Dan Curtis
  • SYNOPSIS: Skeptics question the sanity of reporter Kolchak, who finds signs of a vampire in Las Vegas.
  • The complete series.
  • GENRE: Horror, Mystery
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 74 Minutes
  • STUDIO: Kino Lorber
  • https://www.kinolorber.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/kinolorberinc
  • https://twitter.com/KinoLorber

 

 

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Feral (2017) (Directed by Mark H. Young)

 

 

 

 

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Sleep No More (2018) (Directed by Phillip Guzman)

 

  • DVD
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Keli Price,  Brea Grant,  Stephen Ellis,  Christine Dwyer,  Yasmine Aker
  • SYNOPSIS: Five graduate students are conducting a study to prove the theory that once you’ve passed 200 hours without sleep, you will never need sleep again. As the hours tick by and their struggle to stay awake intensifies, they each start to have strange and unsettling experiences. Visions from the past, violent impulses and terrifying waking nightmares begin to take hold and turn this experiment into a desperate fight for survival.
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 91 Minutes
  • STUDIO: RLJ Entertainment
  • http://us.rljentertainment.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/RLJEfilms/
  • https://twitter.com/RLJEfilms

 

 

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Housewife (2017) (Directed by Can Evrenol)

 

  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Clémentine Poidatz,  David Sakurai,  Alicia Kapudag,  Ali Aksöz,  Defne Halman
  • SYNOPSIS: Haunted by a horrific childhood trauma for twenty years, Holly struggles with vivid, disturbing nightmares that leave her detached and unable to live a normal life. Then an old friend recommends Holly meet with charismatic cult leader Bruce O’Hara, and she is led on a twisted journey of waking dreams that will begin to unravel the fabric of reality and reveal the truth about Holly’s family…a terrifying destiny.
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 82 Minutes
  • TAGLINE: There’s Only You And Your Dreams
  • STUDIO: RLJ Entertainment
  • http://us.rljentertainment.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/RLJEfilms/
  • https://twitter.com/RLJEfilms

 

 

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Tales From The Hood 2 (2018) (Directed by Rusty Cundieff, Darin Scott)

 

  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Keith David, Bryan Batt, Lou Beatty Jr., Alexandria DeBerry, Bill Martin Williams, Martin Bradford, Kendrick Cross
  • WRITER: Rusty Cundieff, Darin Scott
  • SYNOPSIS: Horror is back in the hood! The sequel to the groundbreaking original film Tales From the Hood reunites executive producer Spike Lee (Honorary Academy Award® winner) and writers/directors/producers Rusty Cundieff and Darin Scott for an all-new gripping, horrifying and oftentimes devilishly comical anthology. Keith David stars as a contemporary Mr. Simms to tell bloodcurdling stories about lust, greed, pride and politics through tales with demonic dolls, possessed psychics, vengeful vixens and historical ghosts. Mr. Simms’s haunting stories will make you laugh… while you scream.
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING: Rated R (language throughout, violence, disturbing images, and sexual references)
  • STUDIO: Universal
  • https://www.uphe.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/universalstudiosentertainment/
  • https://twitter.com/UniversalEnt

 

 

 

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Blood Fest (2018) (Directed by Owen Egerton)

 

  • Blu-ray/ DVD
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Seychelle Gabriel, Zachary Levi, Jacob Batalon, Tate Donovan
  • SYNOPSIS: Fans flock to a festival celebrating the most iconic horror movies, only to discover that the charismatic showman behind the event has a diabolical agenda. As festival attendees start dying off, three teenagers more schooled in horror-film clichés than practical knowledge about neutralizing psycho killers must band together and battle through various madmen and monstrosities to survive.
  • GENRE: Horror, Comedy
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 90 Minutes
  • TAGLINE: Love Horror Movies? Try Surviving One.
  • STUDIO: Cinedigm Entertainment
  • https://cinedigm.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/Cinedigm/
  • https://twitter.com/Cinedigm

 

 

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Annabelle: 2 Film Collection

 

 

 

 

 

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The Legend of Halloween Jack (2018) (Directed by Andrew Jones)

 

 

 

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The Purge: 4-Movie Collection

  • DVD/Blu-Ray
  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Lena Headey, Ethan Hawke, Edwin Hodge, Max Burkholder, Tony Oller, Rhys Wakefield, Adelaide Kane, Tom Yi, Alicia Vela-Bailey, John Weselcouch, Dana Bunch, Nathan Clarkson, Tisha French, Tyler Jaye, David Basila
  • SYNOPSIS: Welcome to an America where all crimes are legal for one night a year in The Purge 4-Movie Collection. A family finds their home under siege by a mob that will stop at nothing to kill them in The Purge. The Purge: Anarchy finds five strangers banding together to take down the bloodthirsty gangs who pursue them. When a presidential candidate threatens their rule in The Purge: Election Year, the government targets her for assassination on Purge Night. The prequel The First Purge welcomes you to the movement that began as a sociological experiment in one isolated community but spread across the nation. Set in a future only a few years away, The Purge 4-Movie Collection is an explosive series of pulse-pounding thrillers where anyone can get away with murder!
  • This is a multiple-item set containing these film/programs:
    • The Purge
    • The Purge: Anarchy
    • The Purge: Election Year
    • The First Purge
  • GENRE: Horror/Suspense
  • RATING: Rated R
  • RUN TIME: 397 minutes
  • STUDIO: Universal
  • https://www.uphe.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/universalstudiosentertainment/
  • https://twitter.com/UniversalEnt

 

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October 5, 2018

Knuckleball (2018) (Directed by Michael Peterson)

 

 

 

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Malevolent (2018) (Directed by Olaf De Fleur)

  • NETFLIX
  • PRINCIPAL CAST:  Florence Pugh, Ben Lloyd-Hughes, Scott Chambers
  • SYNOPSIS: Brother and sister team Angela (Florence Pugh) and Jackson (Ben Lloyd-Hughes) are nothing more than scam artists. Preying on the grief stricken and the vulnerable, they convince the bereaved that Angela has the ability to contact the dead. It’s a simple con, until Mrs. Green (Celia Imrie) summons the pair to her home — the orphanage that was once stage to a string of murders of young girls — and Angela grows less and less certain of what’s actually real. The fake paranormal investigators suffer the ultimate reality check when they are confronted by the true horrors and terrifying past that lie hidden within the haunted orphanage.
  • GENRE: Horror
  • RATING: TV-MA
  • RUN TIME: 89 minutes
  • TAGLINE: A group of fake paranormal investigators suffer the ultimate reality check when confronted by the true horrors that lie hidden within a haunted orphanage.
  • STUDIO: Netflix
  • https://www.netflix.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/netflixus/
  • https://twitter.com/netflix

 

 

 

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October 6, 2018

Slimed (2010)

 

  • PRINCIPAL CAST: Jordan Lee, Dustin Triplett, Jessica Borusky
  • DIRECTOR: Eric Manche, Jeff Nitzberg
  • SYNOPSIS: Nature is under attack and Ranger Rock Rockerson is ready to shoot someone in the face. An ill-tempered park ranger and a peppy bible salesman hatch a harebrained scheme to save a nature preserve from government shutdown. Deep in the wilderness, they discover that the park has a much bigger problem: a mysterious and sinister toxic slime that is oozing its way towards destroying not just the woods but the entire free world. This dim-witted duo must come together to battle incomprehensible evil, uncover endless stupidity and avoid exploding children at all cost.
  • GENRE: Horror, Comedy, Adventure
  • RATING: Not Rated
  • RUN TIME: 60 Minutes

TAGLINES:

  • Horror. Exploding Children.
  • A Rark Ranger and a Bible Salesman walk into the woods…