DVD & Blu-ray Releases: May 31, 2016

My horror blu-ray pick of this week’s very small list is Pride + Prejudice + Zombies, since it’s the one I most want to see.

You can view the complete list of this week’s horror releases below.

 

 

 

Pride + Prejudice + Zombies [Blu-ray]

Starring: Jack Huston, Douglas Booth, Matt Smith, Charles Dance, Lena Heady

 

Synopsis: A zombie outbreak has fallen upon the land in this reimagining of Jane Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England. Feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet (Lily James) is a master of martial arts and weaponry and the handsome Mr. Darcy (Sam Riley) is a fierce zombie killer, yet the epitome of upper class prejudice. As the zombie outbreak intensifies, they must swallow their pride and join forces on the blood-soaked battlefield in order to conquer the undead once and for all. read more

Army of Darkness: Furious Road #4 Preview

Dynamite Entertainment has provided us a preview of the new Army of Darkness: Furious Road comic.

Ain’t no mission like a suicide mission, ‘cause a suicide mission don’t stop!

Prepare yourself for non-stop death, destruction, madness, and mayhem as Ash leads the Frankenstein Monster, the Daughter of Dracula, and a werewolf biker gang against the assembled might of the Army of Darkness. Can they get the witch, Heckuba, to the church on time to send the Deadites back to the hell they crawled from, or is the world doomed to be crushed under the heel of Ash’s evil demon-twin, The General? read more

Red Agent #5 Preview

Zenescope Entertainment has provided us a preview of the new Red Agent comic.

The Circle is nearly complete!

The threat to humans and highborns alike reaches its peak as Alpha’s army flickers to life. Britney and her team must risk everything to stop one of the greatest dangers the world has ever known. But time is running out. To triumph, heroes must emerge from unlikely places. Innocence must be traded away for hope. And, in the end, five must become one! The future of the Grimm Universe teeters on a blade’s edge in this stunning conclusion to the spy thriller Red Agent. read more

Doctor Fate #13 Preview

DC Comics has provided us a preview of the new Doctor Fate comic.

From a windowless tower in Salem, Massachusetts, a man who is familiar with Doctor Fate, Kent Nelson, smells trouble coming. But will he be able to properly teach the former medical student and current possessor of the mystical power, Khalid Nassour, how to truly be Doctor Fate before all New York City is aflame?

32 pages
$2.99
June 1

Written by Paul Levitz
Art by Ibrahim Moustafa
Cover by Tony Harris

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore: Empty Graves #3 Preview

Dark Horse Comics has provided us a preview of the new Baltimore: Empty Graves comic.

Baltimore continues his journey to Constantinople, where his search for the Blood-Red Witch leads to the royal family. 

32 pages
$3.99
June 1

Written by Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden
Art by Peter Bergting
Cover by Ben Stenbeck

 

 

 

 

X-Men ’92 #4 Preview

Marvel Comics has provided us a preview of the new X-Men ’92 comic.

The X-Men face the danger of The Darkhold…in a new “virtual” realm called “Cyberspace”! Plus: they’re still surrounded by vampires!

32 pages
$3.99
June 1

Written by Chris Sims and Chad Bowers
Art by Alti Firmansyah
Cover by David Nakayama

 

 

 

 

 

Independence Day #4 Preview

Titan Comics has provided us a preview of the new Independence Day comic.

With new secrets arising and the threat of extinction looming over the submarine crew, Adams is left with an impossible choice that could spell redemption for his comrades… or their total demise.

32 pages
$3.99
June 1

Written by Victor Gischler
Art by Alex Shibao
Covers by Xernmanico and Mike Ratera

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dark Souls #2 Preview

Titan Comics has provided us a preview of the new Dark Souls comic.

With her past becoming hazier by the day, Fira’s quest to bring an end to the Undead Curse leads her deep into the gnarled heart of the Weeping Forest, domain of the fearful Everlord, where rotting nightmare creatures skulk in the darkness.

32 pages
$3.99
June 1

Written by George Mann
Art by Alan Quah
Covers by Alan Quah and Joshua Cassara

 

 

 

 

 

 

Halloween Costume Documentary in the works from HNN Productions

 

 

 Halloween Costume documentary in the works from HNN Productions

 

So, you LOVE Halloween?  You loved dressing up as a kid? And still do as an adult?  For those of you who remember your childhood costumes and get that warm feeling in your heart, the debut documentary from HNN productions may just be for you.  Focusing on the Halloween costumes from the mid to late 20th century, their evolution and manufacturers, this is one project to keep your eye on.  See release below:

 

 

 

 

Seymour, Connecticut, May 26, 2016 – HNN Productions is excited to announce the upcoming release of “Plastic Masks and Vinyl Smocks.” This documentary marks the company’s first release and has been called a labor of love by Director/Producer Rob Caprilozzi.  Halloween has always been a beloved holiday for children of all ages and from 1950-1980’s nothing beat the wildly costumes in a box from companies such as Ben Cooper, Collegeville, and Halco.  According to Caprilozzi, “I absolutely loved those costumes; I remember being Godzilla, Spiderman, Wolfman, a Devil, amongst others.” read more

SCREAM Aftershow Coming to MTV

MTV has announced that a Scream aftershow, titled Scream After Dark!, will premiere Monday midnight ET/9 PM PT after the  Season 2 premiere   of Scream.

Actor Jeffery Self (Jeffery & Cole Casserole, 30 Rock, Desperate Housewives and 90210)  will host the show, which will feature cast members and screen behind-the-scenes footage. 

Aftershows have become commonplace since AMC’s success with Talking Dead, which premiered in 2011. 

Source: Deadline