Lake Mungo’ directed by Joel Anderson gets a Second Sight Limited Edition Blu-ray release from 31st May 2021 ( @SecondSightFilm )


Escape this bank holiday with seminal Australian horror Lake Mungo from director Joel Anderson, which is set for its highly anticipated first ever UK Blu-ray release as a stunning Limited Edition Box set from 31 May 2021. This cult favourite arrives with a host of brand new, fascinating special features from specialist in the field Second Sight Films.  …

Shudder and FANGORIA announce presenters at the 2021 FANGORIA Chainsaw Awards, premiering Sunday, April 18 at 8pm ET/5pm PT exclusively on Shudder ( @shudder @fangoria )


Shudder and FANGORIA announced today presenters at the 2021 FANGORIA Chainsaw Awards, premiering Sunday, April 18 at 8pm ET/5pm PT exclusively on Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural.  The ceremony, which recognizes outstanding achievement in horror film and television, will be hosted by actor and writer David Dastmalchian (Ant-Man and the Wasp) and…

Tony Newton’s Amityville Hex UK distribution acquired by VIPCO


Cult label VIPCO are excited to announce that they have acquired the latest in the Amityville franchise for UK distribution The film ‘AMITYVILLE HEX’ was directed by Tony Newton, who also wrote the film alongside Shawn C. Phillips. Appearing in the film will be Shawn C. Phillips (Ghost Shark) , Sarah Schultz(  Bloodbath on 4th Avenue )…

Robert Mitchum’s Harry Powell in Night Of The Hunter returns to our screen in a glorious Criterion edition.


The Night of the Hunter—incredibly, the only film the great actor CHARLES LAUGHTON ever directed— is truly a standalone masterwork. and definitely a cinema classic in every way.  A horror movie with qualities of a Grimm fairy tale, it stars a sublimely sinister ROBERT MITCHUM (Cape Fear, The Friends of Eddie Coyle) as a traveling preacher named Harry…

Psychological Thriller/Horror “My Baby Cries” by Faith Elizabeth launches Indiegogo campaign for production.


Written by Actress and Producer Faith Elizabeth ‘My Baby Cries’ explores the gruelling struggles of a young couples journey into parenthood. and is tackling on screen traumatic issues like; depression, miscarriage and infertility, and follows the destructive psychological struggles that Sara and Abe battle. The team behind the project are currently running a crowdfunding campaign to…

Yasha Jackson hunts a kidnapper in KILLER AMONG US from writer-director Charles Scharfman ( @Yasha_Fierce )


Vertical Entertainment has acquired North American rights to first time writer-director Charles Scharfman’s crime thriller “Killer Among Us”. Directed by Charles Scharfman, the film stars Yasha Jackson (HBO’s The Flight Attendant), Andrew Richardson (Martin Eden.), Bruce MacVittie (When They See Us) and Imani Lewis (The Forty-Year-Old Version). On the 4th of July, a rookie female cop partners with a veteran detective to save…

New mystery thriller, Sensation, Coming to Digital Download 16th April Starring Eugene Simon (Game of Thrones, Genius) and Emily Wyatt (Hurricane, Rise of the Footsoldier: The Heist). ( @Eugene_Simon )


Sensation is the second film from Director Martin Grof, following his award-winning hit Excursion. Boasting an exciting cast, the film stars Eugene Simon (Game of Thrones, Genius) &  Emily Wyatt (Hurricane, Rise of the Footsoldier: The Heist).    The film follows Andrew (Eugene Simon), who, while on a quest to uncover hidden truths about his family history, provides a top-secret agency with his DNA in…

First look poster and trailer for new Canadian thriller ‘The Oak Room’ Starring RJ Mitte, ( @RjMitte )


From the distributor that brought you Sator & Disappearance at Clifton Hill, Lightbulb Film Distribution is delighted to share the poster and trailer for a new claustrophobic thriller, The Oak Room, which is coming to Digital Download from April 26. Following its world premiere at Fantasia, the UK premiere took place at Grimmfest in October. 2020 (one of my…

Star Studded Emma Thompson scripted Victorian biopic Effie Gray rereleased in the UK , 19th April 2021 by Sovereign Films ( @sovereign_film )


Sovereign is proud to announce the return of EFFIE GRAY, the true story of a scandal that shocked Victorian England, on 19th April in Virtual Cinemas and on VOD, and out 31st May as a special collector’s edition DVD and Blu-ray. Nineteen-year-old Effie Gray marries esteemed art critic John Ruskin, a cold and distant man who, seemingly repelled by his young bride, refuses…

MANDABI, the 4K restoration of Ousmane Sembène’s trailblazing Senegalese classic released for the first time in the UK from Studiocanal ( @StudiocanalUK )


Directed, written and produced by the legendary, ‘father of African cinema’ Ousmane Sembène, the film was originally made in 1968 where it won the Special Jury Prize at Venice Film Festival.  The second feature by Sembène was the first movie ever made in the Wolof language—a major step toward the realisation of the trailblazing Senegalese…