Tag: Severin Films

New Releases for July 20 to 26, 2021

JULY 20 Born for Hell [1976] AKA: Naked Massacre Blu-ray/DVD PRINCIPAL CAST: Mathieu Carrière, Debra Berger, Leonora Fani, Christine Boisson DIRECTOR: Denis Héroux SYNOPSIS: U.S. BLU-RAY PREMIERE OF THE DIRECTOR’S CUT WITH ALL-NEW SPECIAL FEATURES In 1976, Montreal filmmaker Denis Héroux – future director of THE UNCANNY and Oscar®-nominated producer of ATLANTIC CITY – adapted…


New Releases for June 22 to 28, 2021

JUNE 22 Hunter Hunter [2020] Blu-ray/DVD PRINCIPAL CAST: Camille Sullivan, Devon Sawa, Summer Howell, Nick Stahl DIRECTOR: Shawn Linden SYNOPSIS: Hunter Hunter follows a family living in the remote wilderness earning a living as fur trappers. Joseph Mersault (Devon Sawa), his wife Anne (Camille Sullivan), and their daughter Renee (Summer H. Howell) struggle to make ends meet…


New Releases for May 25 to 31, 2021

MAY 25 Devil in the Woods [2021] DVD PRINCIPAL CAST: Tim Faraday, Joe Feeney, Francesca Howe DIRECTOR: Terence Elliott SYNOPSIS: A group of old friends come together to work on a media project, but as time passes and the deadline approaches, friction arises between them. Unfortunately, they’ve also made themselves the targets of a masked…


New Releases for May 18 to 24, 2021

MAY 18 100 Candles [2020] AKA: The 100 Candles Game DVD PRINCIPAL CAST: Amy Smart, Sibyl Gregory, Doug Jones, Dee Bradley Baker, George Blagden, Magui Bravi, Luz Champane, Amparo Espinola DIRECTORS: Guillermo Lockhart, Oliver Lee Garland, Brian Deane, Victor Catala, Tony Morales, Nicolas Onetti, Nicholas Peterson, Daniel Rubesam, Christopher West SYNOPSIS: A sinister game traps a…


Severin Films – Unleashes New Slate of Films – SKINNED DEEP and more!

On July 20th, Severin Films is providing comfort from the sweltering summer heat with high-definition disc debuts of Gabe Bartalos’ SKINNED DEEP, Denis Héroux’s BORN FOR HELL, and Paul Donovan & Maura O’Connell’s SIEGE.   SKINNED DEEP is also available in a limited edition of 2,000 from the Severin webstore, which includes a Bonus CD of the first ever release of…


Cathy’s Curse (1977) Blu-ray Review – By Baron Craze

The seventies hit a rage of possession films, The Exorcist, The Omen, and often forgotten of the obscure Audrey Rose, which starred Anthony Hopkins, all these holds one thing in common dealing with torments to and of a child. This supernatural flick from director Eddy Matalon with a flair of Canadian cinema qualities, sets itself…


The Sinful Dwarf (1971) – By Baron Craze

Severin Films brought a bit of controversy to themselves by releasing the Blu-Ray version of the most exploitative movie, to some, that actually has sexploitation and dwarfploitation attached to the legendary status of this flick, which brings claims that are more outrageous and offenses with each passing year, and yet garnishes more viewers from the…


Drive In Massacre (1976) – By Baron Craze

The mid 1970s brought together an interesting brand of horror, in an era that likely never to exist again, while the larger studios dealt themselves winning hands with The Exorcist (1973) and The Omen (1976), the independent films kept the hammer down and turned out their own well to do horror flicks. The exploitation market…


Blackenstein (1973) – By Baron Craze

Severin Films release a buried 1973 horror movie Blackenstein, from director William A. Levey (Hellgate (1989)) which attempted to cash in on the blaxploitation of Blacula (1972) however fails badly, with a movie of dullness and sluggish pace. Nevertheless the more important aspect of the film is actually found in the special features surrounding the writer…


Wild Beasts (1984) – By Baron Craze

Some horror fans have a special love for killer animal movies, Food of the Gods (1976) or Day of the Animals (1977), where beasts of all types really become the stars and upstage the actors or stomp on them depending on the situation. Hence, it brings us to Wild Beasts, from director Franco Prosperi, now…