There isn’t much in the way of high polished, big budget films, but there’s a big charm in lower budget, inspired horror films, and we’ve got those heading our way in abundance. We’ve also got some great television releases and a couple of combo packs you’re going to want to add to your collection! Check out the list of new DVD and Blu-ray releases hitting the market today!
Amityville: No Escape
In order to raise the authenticity to a thesis film on the topic of “fear” a group of friends camp in the woods of the most notorious town in America… AMITYVILLE.
Badass Monster Killer
On the trashy side of Camaroville, there’s a mob turf war going down, but the new gang in town ain’t content with merely controlling the local dope and sex trade. They are also mixed up with dangerous black magic, intent on resurrecting hideous demon-gods who have waited centuries for the chance to eat all our souls and enslave mankind!
These blasphemous bad guys need stopping, and Jimmy Chevelle, agent of The Department of Supernatural Security, is just the cat to do the stopping. He hasn’t let the man keep him down, and he’s certainly not going to let some sinister shape-shifting suckas destroy the earth, and all of its foxy, foxy chicks, if HE can help it.
But can he stop the gangster cult’s evil plans in time? Get ready for a freaky, funky thrill ride with demonic pimps, kung fu super foxes and terrible sanity-shattering extraterrestrial horrors from beyond space and time!
The Butcher Possessions
When video blogger Chris Shaw takes his friends out to an abandoned house in the desert to make a video of an urban legend ritual to see if its true, they summon an evil demon spirit and must fight for survival once it begins to hunt down and possess them one by one.
Cannibal Cop (2017) Limited Edition: 100 Units Available
Detective Warbeck is a little DIFFERENT. Warbeck is hungry for flesh. . .HUMAN FLESH! Detective Warbeck is a Cannibal Cop and he’s about to unleash a gut-ripping CRIME WAVE like this city’s never seen! Ever since Warbeck crossed paths with a vengeful Voodoo Queen he’s become a half-man, half zombie – cursed to a nocturnal rampage of unholy CANNIBAL TERROR! Only one woman can stop him – a crusading vigilante who wants to put the brakes on Warbeck’s blood-smeared FLESH FEAST! But who can stop a man cursed with the supernatural power of voodoo? Especially when that man is a Cannibal Cop? Cult director Donald Farmer, the creator of Cannibal Hookers and Vampire Cop, unleashes his latest nightmare with Cannibal Cop – starring Jason (Harvest Lake) Crowe, Channing (Shark Exorcist) Dodson, Roni (The Hospital) Jonah, Kasper (Hooker With A Hacksaw) Melted hair and Alaine ( HI-8) Huntington.
The Casebook of Eddie Brewer
A matter of belief becomes a question of survival as a TV documentary film crew follows old-school paranormal investigator Eddie Brewer (Ian Brooker) as he researches two disturbing and baffling cases: a suburban home where a neurotic mother is convinced something malevolent has attached itself to her ten year old daughter; and The Rookery House, a dilapidated Eighteenth Century building with strange noises and unexplained phenomenon coming from the cellar. Facing the greatest challenges of his life, Eddie confronts the source of these paranormal manifestations during an all-night vigil at the old house. What began as a mocking expose of his work becomes a terrifying battle between reason and the paranormal.
Winner of six international awards, including Best Feature film, Best Horror Film, and Best Actor.
Documenting the Grey Man
On Monday, September 10, 2007, police officers were called in to investigate possible multiple homicides at a historic Pawley’s Island, SC home. Investigators arrived to find what looked like documentary film equipment and that five members of a ghost-hunting expedition were missing without a trace.
”Extremely effective” with moments of ”sheer horror” (AintItCool.com), Documenting the Grey Man is a hair-raising paranormal found-footage investigation by a group of avaricious actors determined to exploit a family claiming to be haunted by a ghost. What they encounter will terrify you.
From the director of the cult classics Slime City and Slime City Massacre comes a spine-tingling, gut-wrenching new tale of terror that aintitcool.com calls ”Ingeniously constructed…clever and original…a lot of fun”.
As a boy, Drew was terrorized by a monster under his bed. Decades later, psychiatrists have convinced Drew that his childhood trauma was a figment of his imagination until he returns home to confront his darkest fears. As the people in his life begin to disappear, Drew suspects the creature is hell-bent on his destruction. Debbie Rochon (The Theatre Bizarre) and Michael O’Hear (Snow Shark) star in this gruesome, goofy, and highly entertaining nod to classic ’80s horror.
Forest of the Vampire
Four friends on a road trip to take a detour and hike into a remote forest, finding a strange local landmark named Enchanted Rock. They soon discover that the forest is under the control of a vampire and his underlings, and now they must fight for survival while finding the source of the vampires mysterious powers. Classic Hammer films meets the survivalist terror of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.
A throwback to the campy exploitation horror films of the 1970’s. This tale of terror by renegade filmmaker Jorge Ameer (Sabor Tropical, D’Agostino) takes mythology professor Dr. Jack Peruci (Jeff Allen) on a journey into the woods to find an antique artifact called “the mirror”. This relic is said to possess the spirit of the gorgon Medusa. Upon his return with his latest finding, he must convince a group of skeptical board members spearheaded by Dr. Gleason (William McNamara) as to the validity of his research while fighting supernatural forces surrounding him in an effort to prevent his soul to be used as a vessel of resurrection for the temptress Medusa.
If you liked Andy Warhol’s Flesh for Frankenstein or Blood for Dracula, you’ll love Medusa!
A contemporary Gothic tale of terror based on Greek Mythology.
Navy Seals V. Demons
Jack County was like any other Bible belt town…. Navy Seals V Demons video until the Demons from Hell showed up and took over the town. Navy Seals V Demons film Navy SEALS are sent undercover and enlist the help of local bikers to take the town back. Navy Seals V Demons review It’s a race against the clock to save Jack County and all hell is about to break loose!
Here’s a peek at a few collections you may take interest in:
Hitchcock Classics: The Birds / Psycho (highly recommended)
Hitchcock’s bird’s-eye-view of the apocalypse has our feathered friends attacking the residents of a small town in northern California.
Leigh is on the lam with stolen money and makes the mistake of checking into the Bates Motel, run by Perkins… and his mother. Hitchcock’s horror film is best remembered for the shower scene and Bernard Herrmann’s chilling score.
Box of Monsters (highly recommended)
Films included are:
The Blob (1988)
The Dark (2005)
The Devil’s Chair
Lake Placid: The Final Chapter
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Evil Spirits Collection (highly recommended)
Films included are:
A gawky teen turns cool and bad with his restored 1958 two-tone Plymouth Fury. Directed by John Carpenter. From the Stephen King novel.
Deliver Us from Evil
In Deliver Us from Evil, New York police officer Ralph Sarchie (Eric Bana), struggling with his own personal issues, begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest (Edgar Ramírez), schooled in the rituals of exorcism, to combat the frightening and demonic possessions that are terrorizing their city. Inspired by the book, which details Sarchie’s bone-chilling real-life cases.
A secluded cabin. An ancient curse. An unrelenting evil. The original producers reunite to present a genuinely terrifying re-imagining of their original horror masterpiece. Five young friends have found the mysterious and fiercely powerful Book of the Dead. Unable to resist its temptation, they release a violent demon on a bloodthirsty quest to possess them all. Who will be left to fight for their survival and defeat this unearthly force of murderous carnage?
The Exorcism of Emily Rose
In an extremely rare decision, the Catholic Church officially recognized the demonic possession of a 19 year-old college freshman. Told in flashbacks, The Exorcism of Emily Rose chronicles the haunting trial of the priest accused of negligence resulting in the death of the young girl believed to be possessed and the laywer who takes on the task of defending him.
The Last Exorcism Part II
Continuing where the first film left off, Nell Sweetzer (Ashley Bell) is found terrified and alone in rural Louisiana. Back in the relative safety of New Orleans, Nell realizes that she can’t remember entire portions of the previous months only that she is the last surviving member of her family. Just as Nell begins the difficult process of starting a new life, the evil force that once possessed her is back with other, unimaginably horrific plans that mean her last exorcism was just the beginning.
And finally, get your television fix with this handful of Grimm seasons:
Grimm Season 1:
And you thought they were just fairytales… The classic Grimms’ fairytales come to life like never before in this “dark and imaginative” (Mike Ayers, CNN.com Entertainment) series from the producers of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel. Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) discovers he’s descended from a long line of “Grimms,” who are charged with keeping balance between humanity and the creatures of myth. With newly awoken abilities to detect the evil lurking among us, Nick struggles to keep his old life separate and safe as he becomes ever more entrenched in the ancient rivalries of the Grimm world. Now, watch back-to-back and uninterrupted all 22 Season One episodes of this uniquely evocative series that critics rave “offers genuine scares” (Michelle Tauber, People).
Grimm Season 6:
Now that the nefarious forces of Black Claw have been silenced, Nick (David Giuntoli) faces an all too familiar foe in Captain Sean Renard (Sasha Roiz). Having gained a seat of power as the mayor-elect of Portland, Renard is poised to bring rise to his own brand of law and order. Nick must take a stand to protect his city and those closest to him, especially his child with Adalind (Claire Coffee). It will take the full force of Nick and his allies to find a way to bring peace. Meanwhile, Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) and Rosalee (Bree Turner) grapple with bringing a child into a new and tumultuous world, and Eve (Bitsie Tulloch) faces unsettling identity issues as her former self lurks below the surface. Own all 13 spine-chilling episodes of the final season of Grimm.
Grimm the Complete Collection
The classic Grimms’ fairytales come to life with Grimm: The Complete Collection. Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) discovers he’s descended from a long line of Grimms, who are charged with keeping balance between humanity and the creatures of myth. With newly awoken abilities to detect the evil lurking among us, Nick tackles gruesome and bizarre crimes linked to creatures of lore. As even more dangerous Wesen make their way to the great northwest, it’s going to take all of Team Grimm’s strength and energy to keep Portland from bursting open at the seams. Own every spine-chilling episode of Grimm with this six-season collection.