Branded Pictures Entertainment (BPE) has optioned Mira Grant’s mermaid thriller ROLLING IN THE DEEP and hired screenwriter Sean Hood (Conan the Barbarian, Halloween: Resurrection) to adapt the novel and Mary Lambert (Pet Sematary, TV’s Blacklist) to direct the feature film.
Ocular Migraine Productions has announced an early stocking stuffer with the Digital HD debut of writer/director Aaron Mento's UGLY SWEATER PARTY. The Christmas massacre comedy will be available exclusively on Amazon Instant Video starting November 23rd, just in time for the snow to cover up the bodies.
The makers of the award-winning folk horror feature Dogged completed a 16 day shoot on location & in the studio on the film. Directed by Richard Rowntree and starring Buck Braithwaite, Nadia Lamin, Abbey Gillett, Omari Lake-Pottinger, Gregory A Smith & Toby Wynn-Davies, the film will now go into post-production with an anticipated completion date set for Spring 2019.
Get a sneak peek at Orion Pictures' zombie holiday musical ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE in this new clip from the film. Watch as stars Ella Hunt and Sarah Swire fight off a zombie janitor, going to some creative lengths to get the job done. Don't miss ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE in select theaters November 30th, expanding nationwide December 7th.
Unconventionality rules in UGLYDOLLS, STXfilms’ new animated musical adventure in theaters next summer, starring the acting and singing voices of Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas, Janelle Monáe, Blake Shelton and Pitbull. The film is inspired by the unique and beloved global plush toy phenomenon launched in 2001.
Saban Films announced today that they have acquired U.S. distribution rights from Voltage Pictures for the true-crime psychological thriller THE HAUNTING OF SHARON TATE starring Hilary Duff (“Younger,” The Perfect Man), Jonathan Bennett (Mean Girls, Cheaper by the Dozen 2) and Lydia Hearst (Between Worlds, “South of Hell”). Daniel Farrands (Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers, The Haunting in Connecticut) wrote, directed and produced the film. Lucas Jarach and Eric Brenner also produced through Jim Jacobsen’s Skyline Entertainment banner, which also fully financed the film.
Ellen Wander, CEO of Film Bridge International (Winnie Mandela, Misconduct, Marshall, and Spinning Man) and Gabriela Revilla Lugo of Revek Entertainment (The Tribes of Palos Verdes, The Last Weekend in May, Gone: VR 360) announce the upcoming feature TRICK, a horror thriller to be directed by genre master Patrick Lussier (My Bloody Valentine, Drive Angry, Terminator: Genisys) and written by Todd Farmer, alongside Lussier.
STXfilms, a division of STX Entertainment, and Lakeshore Entertainment have today announced their latest joint venture, THE BOY 2, a follow up to the successful horror-thriller feature The Boy (2016), which starred Lauren Cohan and Rupert Evans. Katie Holmes (Batman Begins, Phone Booth, Ray Donovan) will headline the cast in the role of ‘Liza’. William Brent Bell (The Boy, The Devil Inside) will return to direct the sequel.
Jessica Rothe leads the returning cast of HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U, the follow-up to Blumhouse’s (Split, Get Out, The Purge series) surprise 2017 smash hit of riveting, repeating twists and comic turns. This time, our hero Tree Gelbman (Rothe) discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the lie ahead.