[Editor's Note: This article was written during the 2023 WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. Without the labor of the writers and actors currently on strike, the film being discussed here wouldn't exist.]
"Why don't you just tell us where you got these videotapes from?" Following the release of V/H/S/99 last year, the creative team behind the long-running found footage franchise is taking horror fans back to the ’80s with a visceral vengeance in V/H/S/85, and ahead of its October 6th streaming release on Shudder, we have a look at the new trailer and killer poster by Creepy Duck Design for the anthology film that features segments directed by David Bruckner, Scott Derrickson, Gigi Saul Guerrero, Natasha Kermani, and Mike Nelson!
SYNOPSIS: An ominous mixtape blends never before seen snuff footage with nightmarish newscasts and disturbing home video to create a surreal, analog mashup of the forgotten 80s.
DIRECTORS: David Bruckner, Scott Derrickson, Gigi Saul Guerrero, Natasha Kermani, and Mike P. Nelson
WRITERS: Zoe Cooper, Evan Dickson, Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill, Mike P. Nelson, Gigi Saul Guerrero
CAST: Jordan Belfi, Freddy Rodriguez, James Ransone, Dani Deetté, Rolando Davila-Beltran, Justen Jones, Marcio Moreno, Ari Gallegos, Forrest Hartl, Duffy McManus, Eric Pierson, Felipe de Lara, Tom Reed, Vivian Morse
RUNTIME: 110 min
Poster by Creepy Duck Design: