Holidays – Review

Holidays – Review

By Lynn Sorel

Rating: 7 out of 10

Synopsis: HOLIDAYS is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time. The film challenges our folklore, traditions and assumptions, making HOLIDAYS a celebration of the horror on those same special days’ year after year. A collaboration of some of Hollywood’s most distinct voices, the directors include Kevin Smith (Tusk), Gary Shore (Dracula Untold), Scott Stewart (Dark Skies), Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer (Starry Eyes), Sarah Adina Smith (The Midnight Swim), Nicholas McCarthy (The Pact), Adam Egypt Mortimer (Some Kind of Hate), and Anthony Scott Burns (Darknet). read more

DVD & Blu-ray Releases: July 5, 2016

DVD & Blu-ray Releases: July 5, 2016

This week’s DVD & Blu-Ray releases include Parasyte – Maxim 2, Kevin Smith’s Holidays, The new Cabin Fever, and Volumes of Blood. You can view the complete list of this week’s horror releases below.

Parasyte – Maxim 2 [Blu-ray]

Starring: Masaki Aizawa, Takaya Aoyagi, Greg Ayres

Synopsis: They arrived in silence and darkness, descending from the skies with a hunger for human flesh. Parasytes – alien creatures who must invade and take control of a human host to survive – have come to earth. No one knows the secret except high school student, Shinichi Izumi, who’s right hand has been invaded by a Parasyte. Shinichi and Migi, the Parasyte, begrudgingly form a friendship in the middle of a silent war between humanity and the Parasytes. read more

‘Holidays’ Horror Anthology Gets Deal, Plus Trailer & Release Dates

Vertical Entertainment and XYZ Films have acquired the rights to ‘Holidays’ and will be releasing it on VOD and in theaters April 22.   The film will premiere next month in the Midnight section of the Tribeca Film Festival April 14.   

‘Holidays’ is comprised of subVersive tales taking place on the holidays, including Christmas, Easter, Halloween and Mother’s Day.     Directors include  Kevin Smith, Gary Shore, Scott Stewart, Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer, Sarah Adina Smith, Nicholas McCarthy, Adam Egypt Mortimer and Anthony Scott Burns. read more