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Anchor Bay Films, in a joint distribution with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, presents the action-packed thriller IN THE BLOOD, available June 3rd on Blu-ray™ and DVD Combo Pack and on Digital HD™ with Ultraviolet™. IN THE BLOOD stars MMA Fighter/Action Star Gina Carano (Fast & Furious 6, Haywire) along with a star-studded cast, including Cam Gigandet (Twilight), Luis Guzmán (We’re the Millers, The Taking of Pelham 1, 2, 3), Amaury Nolasco (Rum Diaries, TV’s “Prison Break”), Ismael Cruz Córdova (TV’s “The Good Wife”), Treat Williams (TV’s “Chicago Fire”), Stephen Lang (Avatar) and Danny Trejo (Machete). The film was directed by John Stockwell (Blue Crush, Turistas) and was written by Bennett Yellin and James Robert Johnston. IN THE BLOOD heads to retail with an SRP of $30.99 for the Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and an SRP of $24.98 for the DVD. Special features include a behind the scenes look at the film.
Gina Carano stars as Ava, a trained fighter with a dark past. When her new husband (Cam Gigandet) vanishes during their Caribbean honeymoon, Ava uncovers a violent underworld of conspiracy in the middle of an island paradise. Armed with a deadly set of skills, Ava sets out to discover the truth – and to take down the men she thinks are responsible for his abduction, one by one.
Gabe Toro, of Indiewire’s “The Playlist” calls In The Blood a film with "breathtaking action”, while Steve (Capone) Propkopy of Ain’t It Cool News raves: "Gina Carano is a destructive, fearsome force of nature, and poised to be the biggest action star – male or female – on the planet. I can't wait to see what she does next!"
To be honest I could of made a list of 30 or more films because there are a lot that deserved to be on this list but I decided to just keep it at ten and mix it up a little. As you can see some of these are not horror films but they are still excellent movies that are worth checking out. I also decided to rank any so they are listed in no particular order because they are all excellent movies that I really enjoyed.
Hazmat- The television crew of the "Scary Antics" hidden camera show sets up a disturbed young man for a practical joke, but the joke is on them when heads roll---REVIEW.
Roulette- When three very different people from three completely different worlds begin a deadly game of Russian Roulette, they soon discover that their pasts are a trilogy of overlapping events that have brought them together for one last session of group therapy---REVIEW.
Head Cases: Serial Killers in the Delaware Valley- Serial killer Wayne Montgomery committed 41 murders between 1979 and 2007, leaving behind an extensive library of his life's work. Now, a new generation carries on Wayne's legacy in a terrifying world where rules do not apply. Take a trip through the mind of one of history's most prolific serial killers - and his devoted followers who are out for blood---REVIEW.
Muirhouse- In 2007 Phillip Muirhouse was on a promotional tour to launch his book on supernatural phenomena, 'The Dead Country'. His publishers scheduled a radio interview in Junee, New South Wales, and for the author to be filmed inside a local tourist trap, The Monte Cristo Homestead, known as 'the most haunted house in Australia'. As part of a publicity stunt, he planned to stay inside the house for one night. The events, which took place, were recorded in real time on audio devices and high tech motion-activated cameras. By morning three people were found dead. Muirhouse was later found by police staggering along a country lane covered in blood---REVIEW.
5 Shells- When their parents are brutally murdered by bandits, two young girls, Matti and Joslyn are left completely alone in a world destroyed by the financial meltdown. With the weight of responsibility on her shoulders, a shotgun in hand, and only 5 shells to protect them. Matti decides they must go find the only relative they know of, their grandmother, whom they have never actually met---REVIEW.
Dose of Reality- At closing time, Tony (Rick Ravanello), a shady bar manager and bartender Matt (Ryan Merriman) discover a woman bloodied and unconscious in the bathroom. When she awakens to claim she was attacked, the men and the mysterious Rose (Fairuza Balk) are plunged into an escalating game of cat and mouse. Nothing is what it seems…but one thing is certain--Rose has some dangerous thorns---REVIEW.
The Hounds- One step away from a reconciliation with his wife, Mike Crowel, a CID agent, is assigned to a sinister case involving four young friends, Sarah, Jake, Martin and Dave. They soon become the unwitting focus of the evil forces and chillingly supernatural events surrounding Mike's investigation---REVIEW.
Chill-November 17, 1988, is a day of mourning for some...and for others, a luc their heads… or could the truth be far more terrible?---REVIEW.
House of Good and Evil- After a family tragedy in the chaotic city, Chris and Maggie Conley, in a last-ditch effort to save their dying marriage, purchase an isolated home in the deepest woods, to which they quickly discover evil has a key.---REVIEW.
It's in the Blood- One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart; a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves the father badly injured and strands them in the wild, it is up to the son to save them both. However, this wilderness is not what it seems and as they deteriorate, so too does reality. Horrifying creatures, ghostly apparitions-- are they all in their heads… or could the truth be far more terrible?---REVIEW.