Barbara Crampton, AJ Bowen, Brea Grant… all three are much beloved by the horror crowd so we’re pretty sure news of their latest collaboration, Dead Night, will be met with quite a bit of excitement. Curious to learn more about this blood-curdling thriller “whose strength is in its strangeness” (Eye for Film) that delivers a wild and terrifying weekend away? Then read on for more details plus a trailer!
Dead Night, from the team behind John Dies at the End, mixes original storytelling with timeless supernatural elements. It’s hitting DVD on September 11th from Dark Sky Films/MPI Home Video; click here for pre-ordering info.
The unrated film is the directorial debut of Bradford Baruh and features a stellar cast of genre favorites including Barbara Crampton (Re-Animator), Brea Grant (A Ghost Story), and AJ Bowen (You’re Next). Their co-stars include Sophie Dalah, Elise Luthman, Joshua Hoffman, and Daniel Roebuck. The Dark Sky Films 2018 theatrical release premiered at Fantastic Fest.
James and his wife, Casey, load up their teenage kids and head to a remote cabin in Oregon for a weekend trip. When James ventures into the dark, snowy forest in search of firewood, he encounters a woman hidden in the frozen terrain and barely alive. James brings her back to the cabin for help, but the family has no way of knowing that the woman’s presence will be the catalyst for a series of horrifying events and bloody carnage that will change their lives forever.