With the list of films announced for the upcoming 8 FILMS TO DIE FOR horror film festival, all that’s left is for us horror fans to patiently wait. Right? Yes and no. Sure we need to wait, but that doesn’t mean there are no more goodies to be thrown our way!! After Dark just dropped the trailer for the upcoming film festival, which is hitting theaters on October 16, 2015 (with tickets going on sale on October 2, 2015), and Twentieth Century Fox is making all the films available on October 16 as well. Check out the press release and the trailer below:
AFTER DARK FILMS UNVEILS ITS TERRIFYING NEW TRAILER FOR ‘8 FILMS TO DIE FOR’
SEE WHAT HORRORS ARE IN STORE FOR THIS YEAR’S FAMED HORROR FESTIVAL
IN THEATERS AND ON DIGITAL HD OCTOBER 16, 2015
Los Angeles, CA <September 28, 2015> – After Dark Films, in partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, releases the hair-raising new trailer for ‘8 Films to Die For,’ sure to evoke fear in all who dare to look. View the trailer, as well as the newly released main event artwork, then scan the list to find one of these terrifying films in the theater nearest you.
The real terror begins in these eleven ghastly locations: Dallas, Chicago, Tampa, Cleveland, Denver, Detroit, Phoenix, Minneapolis, San Francisco, and Los Angeles on October 16, 2015. During the Los Angeles premiere at Universal City Walk, the cast and crew from various ‘8 Films’ features will be present to take pictures with and sign autographs for fans. Theater tickets go on sale Oct 2, 2015.
“Everything about the re-launch of ‘8 Films to Die For’ has been exciting. We are thrilled to offer fans a preview of these eight petrifying films,” says After Dark Films CEO Courtney Solomon.
In anticipation of the festival and due to overwhelming enthusiasm, After Dark Films has extended the search for ‘A Scream Queen to Die For’. The deadline for submissions and voting has been extended to Sunday, October 4, finalists will be announced Monday, October 5 with the Scream Queen to be crowned Thursday, October 8, 2015.
‘8 Films to Die For’ will be released in theaters on October 16, 2015, with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment handling all ancillary forms of media, including Digital HD™, DVD and VOD. The festival will include 8 horror features: Re-Kill, Murder in the Dark, The Wicked Within, Lumberjack Man, Suspension, Unnatural, Bastard, and Wind Walkers. If that’s not enough, Twentieth Century Fox is making the entire lineup available on October 16!
Fans can pre-order all ‘8 Films to Die For’ on Digital HD™ at Amazon by going to www.amazon.com/8FilmsToDieFor.
Check below to find a theater nearest you!
Hollywood Hits – Danvers, MA
Studio Movie Grill Spring Valley 16 – Dallas, TX
South Barrington 30 – South Barrington, IL
Studio Movie Grill Tampa – Tampa, FL
Great Lakes Stadium 16 – Mentor, OH
Harkins Northfield 18 – Denver, CO
Emagine Canton – Canton, MI
Superstition Springs 25 – Mesa, AZ
Theaters at Mall of America – Minneapolis, MN
Brenden Modesto 18 – Modesto, CA
Citywalk Stadium 19 – Universal City, CA
About After Dark Films:
After Dark Films is an Independent motion picture studio formed in 2006 by director/filmmaker Courtney Solomon and Hong Kong based real estate magnate Allan Zeman. After Dark Films’ first motion picture film release was An American Haunting (2006) starring Sissy Spacek and Donald Sutherland. Co-founder and CEO Courtney Solomon wrote, produced, and directed this film under the newly formed After Dark Films banner. An American Haunting reached number two at the box office the opening week of its release.
After the release of An American Haunting, partners Solomon and Zeman formed a multiyear marketing and distribution deal for Horrorfest “8 Films To Die For” between After Dark Films and Lionsgate Entertainment, with After Dark handling theatrical marketing & releases and Lionsgate handling the distribution of all the ancillary forms of media (Home Video, Pay TV, Pay Per View). After Dark Films released Horrorfest 4 in theaters on January 29, 2010.
Building on the success of Horrorfest, After Dark released their first 8 originally produced horror films in January 2011 under the moniker After Dark Originals. After Dark Originals 2 was released in the third quarter of 2013.
After Dark Films and Dark Castle Entertainment debuted their new action movie franchise After Dark Action in 2012. The first generation of After Dark Action included five original, adrenaline pumping films starring international stars such as Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Peter Weller, Jim Caviezel, Cung Le and Christian Slater. After Dark Action showcased the movies theatrically as a commercial film festival in markets nationwide and VOD on May 11th, 2012 with After Dark handling the theatrical marketing & releases and Warner Brothers Entertainment handling the distribution of the ancillary forms of media (Home Video, VOD, Pay Per View, etc.).
About Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, LLC (TCFHE) is the industry leading worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox produced, acquired and third party partner film and television programing. Each year TCFHE expands its award-winning global product portfolio with the introduction of new entertainment content through established and emerging formats including DVD, Blu-ray™, Digital HD and VOD. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is a subsidiary of 20th Century Fox, a 21st Century Fox Company.
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You can get more information on the 2015 8 FILMS TO DIE FOR festival by checking out their official YouTube channel, their official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages, and visit their official website. Dig on the trailer:
I’m really looking forward to this year’s line up!! What do you think?