Filmmaker Maurice Haeems Explores Immortality in Debut Sci-Fi Thriller CHIMERA

Filmmaker Maurice Haeems Explores Immortality in Debut Sci-Fi Thriller CHIMERA

Praxis Media Ventures is proud to announce the completion of the science-fiction thriller CHIMERA, created by first-time writer-director Maurice Haeems, produced by Jay Sitaram and Eric B. Fleishman, and starring Emmy-nominee Henry Ian Cusick ("Lost"), Oscar-nominee Kathleen Quinlan (Apollo 13), and LGBT-rights advocate Erika Ervin aka Amazon Eve ("American Horror Story"). 

Official Trailer Release for IFC Midnight's Horror/Thriller DEVIL'S GATE

Official Trailer Release for IFC Midnight's Horror/Thriller DEVIL'S GATE

On behalf of IFC Midnight we have the official trailer and poster for the upcoming horror/thriller, DEVIL'S GATE. The film stars Milo Ventimiglia ("This Is Us", "Heroes"), Shawn Ashmore (X2: X-Men United), Amanda Schull ("12 Monkeys", "Suits"), and Jonathan Frakes (Star Trek: The Next Generation). DEVIL'S GATE will arrive in select theaters, VOD and via digital platforms in the U.S. on January 5, 2018. 

Own BLADE RUNNER 2049 on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on January 16th

Own BLADE RUNNER 2049 on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on January 16th

See what critics are calling “the best movie of the year” when BLADE RUNNER 2049 arrives onto 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD. From Oscar-nominated director Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival”) comes Alcon Entertainment’s science fiction thriller BLADE RUNNER 2049. Sure as it is to delight ‘Blade Runner’ fans, this stunningly elegant follow-up doesn’t depend on having seen the original.

Adam Green's VICTOR CROWLEY Has Found a Release Date!

Adam Green's VICTOR CROWLEY Has Found a Release Date!

Dark Sky Films announced today the official release date of VICTOR CROWLEY, the surprise fourth film in the fan-favorite Hatchet franchise. The film will be released on VOD, Digital and Blu-ray and DVD on February 6, 2018. Kept tightly under wraps for over two years, the slasher reboot unexpectedly debuted this past August. The highly anticipated release was shown in theaters across the country in October as part of the "Victor Crowley Road Show." 

Vestron's CLASS OF 1999 Coming to Blu-ray January 30th

Vestron's CLASS OF 1999 Coming to Blu-ray January 30th

The ultimate teaching machine spirals out of control when the Vestron Video Collector's Series releases the sci-fi thriller CLASS OF 1999, arriving for the first time on limited edition Blu-ray on January 30th from Lionsgate. A high school principal employs robotic teachers to keep order in an inner-city school, but when the androids become deadly, opposing teenage gangs must unite to save their own lives. Starring Pam Grier, Stacy Keach, and Malcolm McDowell, CLASS OF 1999 is packed with all-new special features, including audio commentaries with director Mark L. Lester, interviews with the crew and more! Restored and remastered, the CLASS OF 1999 Blu-ray will be available for the suggested retail price of $39.97. 

Game of Thrones Season 7 DVD Fan Screenings Coming to New York, Chicago and Los Angeles This Winter!

Game of Thrones Season 7 DVD Fan Screenings Coming to New York, Chicago and Los Angeles This Winter!

To celebrate the release of Game of Thrones: The Complete Seventh Season on Blu-ray™ and DVD, HBO® is bringing this season’s most action-packed episode plus never-before-seen bonus content to the big screen for exclusive fan screenings in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Fans will have the opportunity to experience Daenerys’ dragons in full force as she rains down fire and blood on the Lannister army in the jaw-dropping episode, “Spoils of War.” The big-screen viewing of this instantly iconic episode will be screened alongside the Blu-rayTM and DVD exclusive bonus feature, Conquest and Rebellion, a 45-minute animated story of the turbulent events that shaped Westeros that can only be found for a limited time on the Season 7 Blu-rayTM and DVD set.

Paul Solet's BULLET HEAD Partners with Animal Rescue Charities

Paul Solet's BULLET HEAD Partners with Animal Rescue Charities

For the new film, BULLET HEAD, starring Adrien Brody, with Antonio Banderas and John Malkovich, Rory Culkin and Alexandra Dinu, Millennium Media, Saban Films and writer-director-producer Paul Solet have partnered with NEW YORK BULLY CREW PITBULL DOG AND PUPPY RESCUE, the Long Island based animal rescue organization focused on saving abused and abandoned bully breed dogs and placing them in safe and loving permanent homes, and PAWSITIVE CHANGE, the California based rehabilitation program that matches dogs awaiting death at kill shelters with inmates inside California State Prisons, teaching the inmates to train the dogs for Canine Good Citizen Certification while working towards vocational accreditation as trainers themselves. 

RLJE Films Takes Anders Walters I KILL GIANTS from XYZ Films

RLJE Films Takes Anders Walters I KILL GIANTS from XYZ Films

RLJE Films, a brand of RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE), Umedia and XYZ Films announced today that RLJE has acquired the U.S. rights to the highly anticipated I KILL GIANTS, which premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film to critical praise. Based on the acclaimed "Man of Action" graphic novel by Joe Kelly and Ken Niimura with a screenplay by Joe Kelly, the film was directed by Anders Walter, the Academy Award winning writer/director for the short Helium, and stars Zoe Saldana (Guardians of the Galaxy franchise), Imogen Poots (Need for Speed, That Awkward Moment), and Madison Wolfe (The Conjuring 2). XYZ Films is handling worldwide rights on the film, which was backed by Ingenious and financed by Umedia with the participation of Having Me Films. 

BOO 2! A MADEA HALLOWEEN arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital January 30th

BOO 2! A MADEA HALLOWEEN arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital January 30th

Hallelujer! Multimedia powerhouse Tyler Perry is back with TYLER PERRY'S BOO 2! A MADEA HALLOWEEN, scaring up laughs on Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD Digital and On Demand January 30 from Lionsgate. The laugh-out-loud sequel to the smash hit, Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween, is all tricks and no treats when Madea, Aunt Bam, Hattie, and Uncle Joe run for their lives from monsters and goblins haunting a remote campground. Cassi Davis and Patrice Lovely are joined by cast from the first film, including Yousef Erakat (We Love You), Brock O'Hurn ("Too Close to Home"), Lexy Panterra (Pray for Rain), and Diamond White ("Guidance"), in this spooky slapstick comedy. 

Blood in the Snow Film Festival Announces Winners

Blood in the Snow Film Festival Announces Winners

The BLOOD IN THE SNOW CANADIAN FILM FESTIVAL ("BITS") concluded it's sixth year of thrills, chills, and bloody Canuck carnage. With its ten programs over four days, BITS 2017 had its highest attendance ever capped off with its closing awards show, The Bloodies hosted by actor Nick Smyth.

YULETIDE TERROR: CHRISTMAS HORROR ON FILM AND TELEVISION Announces International Book Tour Events and Dates!

YULETIDE TERROR: CHRISTMAS HORROR ON FILM AND TELEVISION Announces International Book Tour Events and Dates!

For many, Christmas is an annual celebration of goodwill and joy, but for others, it’s a time to curl up on the couch in the dead of winter for a good old-fashioned fright. The festive holiday season has always included a more somber side, and scary tales of child-stealing demons to ghost stories told ‘round the fireplace go back to pre-Christian celebrations. These long-standing traditions have found modern expression in the Christmas horror film, a unique and sometimes controversial subgenre that cheerfully drives a stake of holly through the heart of cherished Christmas customs.