Although Halloween is a religious festival believed to have pagan roots, in the US it is an excuse for children, and adults, to dress as their favourite film or TV characters, and eat sweets, play pranks, and in the case of the older participants, have a hell of a party.
The teaser trailer for AMERICAN HORROR STORY: 1984, features a bunch of teens frolicking at a lake, drinking beer and swimming, until a black clad figure emerges from the water with a huge knife. It’s like a cross between Friday The 13th and The Burning.
To celebrate the release of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: APOCALYPSE – available on Blu-ray and DVD on 26th August – we are giving away a Blu-ray.
Genre sales specialist Jinga Films has closed a US distribution deal in Cannes with Vertical Entertainment for Julian Richards electro-kinetic meta-horror REBORN. Vertical is planning to theatrically release REBORN in at least 10 markets including New York and Los Angeles, concurrently with premium placement on all VOD platforms and Home Video outlets.
Although it received seven Academy Award nominations the 1964 psychological thriller Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte may be more recognisable to recent audiences as part of American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy’s Feud series Bette and Joan which dealt with the making of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?