This week has been absolutely packed with new horror, with six brand new horror movies already released at home last Tuesday. Guess? That was just the beginning.
The summer horror season is in full swing with the summer’s first major theatrical release this weekend, and four more new horror films are on the way in these final days of the week.
Here comes all the new horror 23 & 24 June 2022†
First, the neon drenched horror movie revealer premiered this morning on shudderwritten by comic strip authors Tim Seeley †Hack/Slash† revival) and Michael Morecia †barbaric† The plot†
Director Luke Boyce‘s revealer stars Caito Aase †black fungus) and Shaina Schrooten †Scare Package II: Rad Chad’s Revenge†
In the film, “What started as a typical 1987 Chicago workday for Angie Pittarelli (Aase), a dancer at the Revealers Bookstore peepshow booth, turns tragic when her annoying boss is suddenly killed in a riot outside the store, leaving they’re trapped in the cabin, unable to escape. She soon finds out that none other than Sally Mewbourne (Scrap) is hiding in the cubicle next to her, an overzealous religious protester who seems to get a kick out of regularly harassing Angie.
“Sally is panicked and claims the rapture has taken place and the apocalypse has begun. With nowhere to go, Angie and Sally must separate their differences and come together to fight this unknown evil, navigating the treacherous bootlegger tunnels beneath the shop to survive the unthinkable.
Scott Derrickson †Sinister, Doctor Strange) is back with The black phonean adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story that hits theaters exclusively on Friday, June 24.
Finney Shaw, a shy but smart 13-year-old boy, is kidnapped by a sadistic killer and locked in a soundproofed basement where screaming is of no use. When a disconnected phone on the wall begins to ring, Finney discovers that he can hear the voices of the killer’s previous victims. And they’re determined to make sure what happened to them doesn’t happen to Finney.”
Starring a four-time Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke in the most terrifying role of his career and introducing Mason Thames in his very first movie role, The black phone is produced, directed and co-written by Scott Derrickson, the writer-director of Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose and Marvel’s Doctor Strange†
The screenplay of the film is by Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill †Doctor Strange, Sinister franchise).
Released in theaters last week, Vertical Entertainment’s To leave is now coming to VOD outlets this Friday. Emma Roberts stars next to John Gallagher Jr. and Michael Shannon†
Spencer Squire directed the film, written by Erik Patterson and Jessica Scott†
To leave follows the intensely intense lives of Sara (Emma Roberts), her husband Alex (John Gallagher Jr.) and their infant son as they move to a remote farm with a dark, tragic history. When their home’s past comes to light, the mother’s vulnerability escalates into psychosis that threatens her own safety and that of her newborn son.
Berber sound studio and In dust filmmaker Peter Strickland is back this week with Flux Gourmetan outrageous new horror comedy that IFC Midnight is bringing to the table tomorrow.
Flux Gourmet coming Friday to select theaters and Digital/VOD.
In the film, “A sonic collective unable to decide on a name takes a residency at an institution dedicated to culinary and nutritional performance. Members Elle di Elle, Billy Rubin and Lamina Propria are entangled in their own power struggles, only their dysfunctional dynamics are heightened when they have to answer to the head of the institute, Jan Stevens. With the various rivalries unfolding, Stones, the Institute’s “file,” privately endures increasingly fraught stomach issues while documenting the collective’s activities.
“After hearing about Stones’ visits to the gastroenterologist, Dr. Glock, Elle forces him into her performances in a desperate attempt to gain authenticity. The reluctant Stones accept the collective’s plans to use his condition for their art, while Jan Stevens goes to war with Elle over creative differences.”
Asa Butterfield, Gwendoline Christie, Ariane Labed, Fatma Mohamed, Makis Papadimitriou, Richard Bremmer and Leo Bill star in Flux Gourmet†
The last new horror release for this week is Dark Sky’s The dawn breaks behind the eyes, coming to Digital this Friday. It is said to be inspired by Mario Bava and classic Italian horror.
The genre-bending Gothic horror film comes from the director Kevin Kopackastarring Jeff Wilbusch from Peacock’s “The Missing.” You can watch the beautiful official trailer below.
In The dawn breaks behind the eyesMargo, who comes from a noble family, inherited a castle that she inspects with her moody husband Dieter. When they arrive at the dilapidated keep, their relationship is tested as their sanity slowly deteriorates. This opens a new world. As time and space begin to shift around them, a reality is uncovered that exists only within the walls of the eerie building – a reality full of warmth and excess.
“Things are not as they seem in this genre-bending film, which shifts in unpredictable ways between different story layers. It is a love letter to European cinema of the 1960s and 1970s that leaves viewers guessing what will happen next.”
The cast also includes Anna Platen †Para – We are King† Luisa Taraz† Frederick von Liège †gender crisis), of Bill Becker† Christopher Rammand Elena Gomez Ivarez†