Oh, boy, Mick is gonna get it now! The Wolf Creek series is coming to Pop TV, Daily Deaders, and we have a clip from the first episode. Also: Trash Fire's at Screamfest 2016, the DVD release autograph signing for Clowntown, and Destination America's October programming.
Wolf Creek Series Clip: "ABOUT WOLF CREEK: Pop’s limited series event--inspired by one of the "25 best horror movies since 2000" (AV Squad), one of the "100 Best Horror films" (Time Out) and one of the "25 Best Horror Movies Since The Shining" (Vulture)--is an intense psychological thriller premiering Friday, October 14, at 10/9c. It stars John Jarratt as killer Mick Taylor, wreaking havoc in the Australian Outback except, this time, things are different. The series turns an entire genre on its head when a 19-year-old American college student, played by rising star Lucy Fry, survives Taylor’s massacre of her family and sets out for revenge."
Trash Fire at Screamfest 2016: Trash Fire has been selected as the opening night screening for Screamfest 2016. Taking place at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, the special showing will take place on Tuesday, October 18th at 7:00 pm PT.
Cast members AnnaLynne McCord (“90210,” “The Night Shift”, “Nip/Tuck”), Ray Santiago (“Ash vs Evil Dead,” In Time) Angela Trimbur (The Final Girls, “The New Girl”), Sally Kirkland (Bruce Almighty, JFK), and Molly McCook (“The Ranch,” “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”) will be in attendance.
"TRASH FIRE - When Owen is forced to confront the past he's been running from his whole adult life, he and his girlfriend, Isabel, become entangled in a horrifying web of lies, deceit, and murder. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll be scarred for life.
ABOUT SCREAMFEST HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
Formed in August 2001 by film producer Rachel Belofsky, Screamfest Horror Film Festival is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that gives filmmakers and screenwriters in the horror and science fiction genres a venue to have their work showcased in the film industry. Among the numerous films that have been discovered and/or premiered at the festival include “Paranormal Activity,” “30 Days of Night,” “Trick ‘r Treat” and “The Human Centipede.” For more information, visit www.ScreamfestLA.com."
Clowntown DVD Release Autograph Signing Announced: Press Release: "LOS ANGELES (Oct. 11, 2016) – Join the actors and filmmakers for the horror film CLOWNTOWN from ITN Distribution on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm at Dark Delicacies in Burbank (3512 W Magnolia Blvd.) for an in-store signing on behalf of the film’s DVD release. Writer Jeff Miller (Axe Giant: The Wrath of Paul Bunyan) and director Tom Nagel (“The Retrieval”) will be on hand along with the film’s stars: Brian Nagel (Katy Perry’s “Roar”), Lauren Elise (Justin Lin’s “Help”), Andrew Staton (“Relentless”), Katie Keene (Union Furnace), Jeff Denton (The Beast of Bray Road) and Ryan Pilz. CLOWNTOWN is now available on Video on Demand and on DVD for an SRP of $15.00.
In CLOWNTOWN, a group of friends gets stranded in a seemingly abandoned town and find themselves stalked by a gang of violent psychopaths dressed as clowns. The film is loosely inspired by the clowns who terrorized Bakersfield, Calif. in 2014.
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ABOUT ITN DISTRIBUTION
ITN Distribution, Inc. is a leading independent film distribution company that specializes in high quality, genre and star driven independent films for the domestic and international TV, VOD, DVD and theatrical markets. ITN releases 24 films per year with ITN's connection to all major retailers and rentals in North America, such as Redbox, Wal-Mart, Target, Best Buy, Netflix, iTunes, Hulu, Amazon and Video-On-Demand (VOD) outlets. ITN produces, distributes and acquires films worldwide."
Destination America's October Programming: Press Release: "(Silver Spring, Md.) – This October it’s Halloween all month long on Destination America with a celebration of all things that go bump in the night. October – make that GHOSTOBER! – keeps the thrills and chills coming with premieres and extra content so spooky viewers will never want to leave the safety of their living rooms. From the network that delivered the first-ever live televised exorcism last fall, comes the epic supernatural event PARANORMAL LOCKDOWN: THE BLACK MONK HOUSE, where hosts Nick Groff and Katrina Weidman confine themselves inside the universally feared location for a record-breaking 100 hours. The two-hour special premieres Halloween night, Monday, October 31 from 9-11 pm ET only on Destination America.
“As the #1 home for paranormal programming this fall, Destination America is thrilled to bring those who dare to watch 31 nights of fright during GHOSTOBER,” said Jane Latman, general manager of Destination America. “With tricks and treats on air every night of the week, we’ll amplify the on-air frights with podcasts, live streams of haunted locations, and additional content hosted on our new blog, TheHauntist.com.”
On air and off, Destination America has lined up a goody bag of ways to celebrate the scariest season of the year. For a daily dose of special digital extras, check TheHauntist.com, the online destination for paranormal investigation, entertainment and news about all things creepy, spooky, and odd. Other ahhhh-inspiring activations throughout GHOSTOBER include.
GHOSTOBER’s programming lineup features all-new specials and ongoing paranormal premieres throughout each week, including:
World TV Premiere Airs Wednesday, October 12 at 10/9c
While filming in a haunted asylum in St. Louis, documentary filmmakers uncover a secret diary of the infamous 1949 exorcism involving a 13-year-old boy possessed by the devil that later inspired the book and movie “The Exorcist.” Using high-tech paranormal investigation tools along with a legion of supernatural experts, they seek to capture evidence of the scariest entity known to man, the Unholy Ghost. This is the untold real story of "The Exorcist,” a chronicle of true events based on the actual priest's secret diary the world was not to see… until now.
Sundays at 10/9c
From the producers of PARANORMAL SURVIVOR comes the all-new series HAUNTED CASE FILES, in which ghost hunters recount their most extreme supernatural experiences – from the terrifying to the downright dangerous. Even the most hardened veterans aren’t always prepared for what they might find. These are the cases that truly tested them.
Mondays at 10/9c
Reinforced by chilling re-enactments and archival photography, GHOSTLY ENCOUNTERS details the stories of people's encounters with the supernatural, as told by those who witnessed it. GHOSTLY ENCOUNTERS focuses on lending perspective to the events without challenging their truthfulness.
Tuesdays at 10/9c; Moves to 9/8c Starting October 25
John Zaffis and his family are a team of renowned paranormal investigators, tracking down haunted items like paintings, guns, jewelry and dolls. Once identified, these obscure items are collected and stored in the family's museum, helping clients bring normalcy back to their lives.
Thursdays at 9/8c and 10/9c
In the remote woods of Sumpter, Oregon, lies one of the richest gold mines in the United States. It was abandoned 80 years ago when a series of tragedies gave it an infamous reputation for being haunted. The mine’s new owner has decided to take on the notorious legend and reopen the mine, assembling a colorful team of miners alongside a pair of experienced paranormal investigators, in hopes of finding a fortune.
Season Finale Airs Saturday, October 15 at 9/8c
Encounters with monsters, spirits, beings from other worlds and dimensions continue to fascinate mankind. But over the years scientific advancements have solved many of these mysteries, illustrating the natural causes at work behind seemingly supernatural events. Still, many answers continue to elude scientists and researchers of anomalous phenomena. MONSTERS & MYSTERIES UNSOLVED documents the current search for answers behind these inexplicable events.
Saturdays at 8/7c and 9/8c Starting October 22
FACT OR FAKED: PARANORMAL FILES follows six investigators as they uncover the truth behind supernatural and unexplained occurrences that have been caught on camera.
About Destination America
Destination America is the only network devoted to celebrating the people, places, and stories of the United States. The inclusive network targeting Adults 25-54 is available in 56 million homes, featuring unique original series like: Paranormal Lockdown, Mountain Monsters, Smoked, A Haunting, Buying Alaska, and more.
For more information, please visit DestinationAmerica.com, facebook.com/DestinationAmerica, or twitter.com/DestAmerica. Destination America is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world’s #1 pay-tv programmer reaching nearly 3 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories."