In A.T. White's Starfish, it's the end of the world as Aubrey knows it. Check out the poster, trailer, and VOD release details for Starfish after the Highlights breakdown. Also: Paradise Cove production details and news on the horror comic The Brooding Muse.
Starfish Poster, Clip, and VOD Details Revealed: "When a mysterious signal from an unknown dimension summons the end of days, it appears as if only Aubrey (Virginia Gardner) is left on earth. Trapped in the apartment of her recently a deceased best friend, the only clue she has is a single cassette left behind after her friend’s death, labeled: "THIS MIXTAPE WILL SAVE THE WORLD."
Thrust into a mystery orchestrated by her friend and stricken with grief, Aubrey begins to piece the clues together, uncovering a series of tapes all with pieces of the mystery signal. Along the way, progress is impeded when monstrous creatures begin to overrun the world and enclose in on her. Aubrey is forced to fight off the encroaching creatures and move beyond her own crippling grief in order to find the remaining tapes. But will completing The Signal save the world?
STARFISH is written, directed and composed by A.T. White and produced by We Are Tessellate, Spellbound Entertainment, and 3ROUNDBURST Productions. The film stars Virginia Gardner (Blumhouse's HALLOWEEN, Hulu's Runaways) and features supporting performances from Christina Masterson (Power Rangers Megaforce), Eric Beecroft, Natalie Mitchell, and Tanroh Ishida.
STARFISH World Premiered at Austin's celebrated Fantastic Fest and had a limited theatrical release in the US, and will land on VOD May 28th."
Paradise Cove Production Details: "Principal production has begun on the scenic psychological thriller Paradise Cove. The Martin Guigui-helmed feature is now filming in Los Angeles with leads Mena Suvari (American Beauty, American Pie, "American Horror Story") and Todd Grinnell (Netflix's "One Day at a Time" and "Grace and Frankie") at the mercy of "True Blood" and "Once Upon a Time" alum Kristin Bauer van Straten. A contractor and his wife (Grinnell, Suvari) head to Malibu to flip his late mother's beach house and are terrorized by the deranged homeless woman (Bauer van Straten) living underneath.
Paradise Cove is the latest feature for director Martin Guigui, who has enjoyed a long career as both a feature director and Grammy-nominated music producer. The script was penned by executive producer Sherry Klein, making her first foray into the thriller genre after starting her career on TV's "Star Trek: Voyager" and recently working on the animated fantasy film franchise Ever After High.
Mena Suvari is repped by APA and MPE. Todd Grinnell is repped by The Gersh Agency and Gartner/Green Entertainment. Kristin Bauer van Straten is repped by Buchwald and LINK Entertainment."
[Photo Credit: Above photo by David Needleman.]
The Brooding Muse Horror Comic: "We are premiering our new independent webcomic universe for old school horror comic fans called The Brooding Muse!
The Brooding Muse is a webcomic universe illustrated by Nik Poliwko and Earl Geier. Its origins lie in the black and white horror fantasy comics of the '60s and '70s mixed with an early '80s DnD feel.
We also have a line of skateboards, clothing, and gear for heavy metal, punk, and horror fans that support our comic and the making of additional pages to add. Our comic is found at https://broodingmuse.com and is really a sweet adventure."