Production on The Crying Dead completed in 2012, outside of Los Angeles, California. This horror title focuses on six filmmakers, who hope to make it big in the paranormal reality show market. They find the surprise of their lives, instead! Since 2012, the film has undergone several edits and enhancements to heighten the film’s many ghostly thrills. And now, in 2013, Viva Pictures, along with Busted Knuckle Productions, have announced thatThe Crying Dead will release on DVD September 17th 2013.
The Crying Dead involves paranormal research in a haunted psychiatric hospital. Six filmmakers break into and search the abandoned Ettersburgh Psychiatric Hospital, for signs of hauntings. Pressure from the studios demands an exciting show and this film crew will go to any lengths and to any depths to find evidence of ghostly visits. The spirits of three young girls, who were murdered in this hospital, wait for them in the bowels of this derelict building. Now, Chris (Chris Hayes), Jeff (Jeff Stearns), Becka (Becka Adams), Angelina (Angelina Lyubomirova), Callie (Callie Cameron) and Andrew (Andrew Olson) will have to battle with these spirits and each other, if they are to escape this hellish location.
Fans of supernatural thrillers can preview the release details for The Crying Dead, here. The film’s DVD artwork focuses on the three girls, who haunt the film crew. As well, the artwork shows one of the dark halls of the Ettersburgh Hospital. The official trailer for the release is now available and the clip shows many of the practical effects from the film. Horror fans can pre-order their own copy of The Crying Dead now, through several online retailers, including Amazon. The Crying Dead will also release on Video-on-demand and at Redbox kiosks, in September.
The Crying Dead’s official synopsis:
“In 2008, a cast and crew set out to shoot a pilot for a paranormal reality show. During the first night, vague apparitions became violent hauntings. One by one they lost their lives.The Crying Dead is a diary of the final tortured moments of nine real people in an unthinkable situation” (Busted Knuckle Productions).
Release Date: September 17th, 2013 (DVD, VOD, Redbox).
Director: Hunter G. Williams. Writers: Hunter G. Williams and Scott Michael Campbell.
Cast: Chris Hayes, Jeff Stearns and Becka Adams.