** AUGUST UNDERGROUND director is back: The 8th feature film from filmmaker Fred Vogel - THE FINAL INTERVIEW - tells the story of veteran newscaster, Oliver Ross (Grainger Hines), who visits Western Penitentiary for a live interview with death row inmate, and infamous Pittsburgh murderer, Darius Tidman (Damien Marusack) mere hours before his scheduled execution. Oliver, the show's director, Rhonda Cox (Diane Franklin), and the rest of "The Ross Perspective" crew set up at the jail and begin the live broadcast. By the end of the interview Oliver and his crew discover there is a lot more to this murderer than meets the eye.
** JEEPERS CREEPERS 3: Brandon Stacy has joined the cast of a third JEEPERS CREEPERS feature which is currently filming in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Gina Philips reprises her role as Trish from the first film sixteen years on since its release. Trish is now afraid the Creeper (Jonathan Breck) will take her son the same way it took her brother.
Her solution is to go after the Creeper herself. Stacy will star as a police deputy who leads a group of people in pursuit of the monster. Writer-director Victor Salva returns to helm the new film, and no word on a release date as yet. (thanks to DarkHorizons.com)
** DON'T LOOK IN THE BASEMENT 2: Director and co-screenwriter Anthony Brownrigg continues the storyline of the original 1973 film directed by his late father S.F. Brownriggand released as THE FORGOTTEN. This 2016 sequel which Brownrigg tags a "supernatural thriller" is set forty years later when the only known survivor of a mass murder returns to the institution where the grisly killings took place, his presence triggering a series of increasingly disturbing events.
The film was produced by David Rennke (Source Productions) and Daniel Redd (RDM Productions) and is currently available on all major VOD outlets as well as a special edition 2-disc Blu-ray that features the original film for the first time on Blu-ray.
----- February 22, 2017 -----
** Shimizu Takashi's LITTLE NIGHTMARES: The JU-ON director is back with a new horror film.
** DEVIL IN THE DARK: From director Tim J. Brown (THE CRADLE), DEVIL IN THE DARK will be released March 7th via On Demand/Digital platforms.
When estranged brothers Adam and Clint attempt to reconnect over a week-long hunting trip in remote British Columbia, they find the tables turned by a mysterious presence lurking in the forest. Convinced that they are now besieged by a supernatural presence, the siblings begrudgingly agree on only one thing: they will have to put aside their differences and work together if they plan on making it out these dark woods alive. There's no escape from this.
----- February 20, 2017 -----
** UNTITLED NEXT PURGE CHAPTER: Universal Pictures announced that UNTITLED NEXT PURGE CHAPTER will be released on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. On Independence Day, 2018, experience the next terrifying chapter in our country's 12 hours of annual lawlessness. (thanks to ComingSoon.net)
** THE CONJURING spin-off THE NUN: New Line Cinema has set a July 13, 2018 release date for THE CONJURING spin-off THE NUN. Written by Gary Dauberman and James Wan, and produced by Wan and Peter Safran, THE NUN will be the second THE CONJURING spinoff after ANNABELLE, which itself has a sequel coming on August 11, 2017. THE CONJURING films and ANNABELLE have already earned a combined $895 million worldwide. Costing just $20 million to make, THE CONJURING earned $318 million worldwide in 2013. The sequel, made for $40 million, grossed $320 million globally. ANNABELLE, which cost less than $7 million, earned $257 million in 2014. (thanks to ComingSoon.net)
** THE DEVILS CANDY: A struggling painter is possessed by satanic forces after he and his young family move into their dream home in rural Texas, in this creepy haunted-house tale.
** STORAGE: When moving boxes into a cellar storage a man and his daughter confronts a mysterious being. Soon their ordinary afternoon turns into a desperate struggle for survival trapped in the building catacombs below.
** THE VOID: When police officer Carter (Aaron Poole) discovers a blood-soaked man limping down a deserted road, he rushes him to a local hospital with a barebones, night shift staff. As cloaked, cult-like figures surround the building, the patients and staff inside start to turn ravenously insane. Trying to protect the survivors, Carter leads them into the depths of the hospital where they discover a gateway to immense evil. The film will release on VOD and theatrically on April 7th from Screen Media Films.