This week, the 80s anthology series Monsters finally takes its rightful place on our DVD shelves, right alongside shows like Tales from the Crypt and Tales from the Darkside. Read on for a full listing of today’s home video and On Demand releases, which also include a killer scarecrow and even a RoboCroc!
Amber Alert presents the raw footage of a real life amber alert crisis caught on video. While filming their audition video for a popular reality television show, best friends Nate and Samantha notice several active amber alert signs. To their surprise, they recognize the car traveling in front of them as the vehicle described on the amber alert. Sam and Nate decide to follow the car, but with police slow to respond, their pursuit quickly turns into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with a murderous child rapist.
A disturbed and troubled man’s fascination with serial killers leads him on a horrific and menacing journey through his obsessive and twisted mind as he retraces their footsteps.
Six years ago Monica (Kiely Williams) narrowly escaped death at the hands of her mentally ill sister. Eager to leave this trauma behind, she moves to the South with her mother, Marion (Vanessa Bell Calloway), and falls in love with the man of her dreams. On the eve of her wedding, Monica invites her friends to spend the night at Douglas Plantation, unaware that the estate is rumored to be haunted by the spirits of thirteen murdered slaves. Now, someone or something is stalking Monica and her guests, and terror awaits them at every turn…
Legendary actor Patrick McGoohan turns his famous character from THE PRISONER upside down as the psychiatrist in charge of an insane asylum. He has connected his inmates into a group mind where they share each other’s psychoses, dreams and sexuality with all the scary and titillating implications imaginable!
A couple tormented by an unknown entity fights to survive while trapped in a claustrophobic backwoods maze.
Following the sudden death of her husband, Alicia assembles all his friends at a vast country manor for a reading of his final letter. But Alicia also has other plans in mind – helping her husband return from the grave with a spell that will put all of the gathered guests in mortal danger.
The complete re-mastered anthology series from Tales from the Darkside Executive Producer, Richard P. Rubinstein. From modern-day fables of fear, to stories that uncover the trembling terrors of times past, each episode of this acclaimed series harbors a terrible secret its very own gruesome monster to haunt your dreams in tales of mystery, suspense and imagination. Includes 72 episodes on 9 discs.
A top secret rocket carrying a payload of nano robots crash lands shortly after takeoff into Adventure Cove, a zoo located in an unnamed American city. The bots are released and find their way into Stella, a 25 foot long crocodile. Stella, now programmed to kill, will target anything and anyone for her next meal.
For generations, it was an urban legend that lived in the nightmares of children. Now, the season to rejuvenate the tale will revive a town’s darkest fears.
When John Wraith regains consciousness in a hospital he learns that his wife and daughter died in a car accident because he fell asleep at the wheel. To find solace, he retreats to a remote coastal town where he comes across a troubled teenage girl, Jackie, who is struggling to come to terms with the murder of her mother. When a dangerous physical attraction develops between them, they ignore the risk of being discovered, and consummate their relationship with devastating consequences.
A television documentary crew begins shooting a jungle survival special on the remote Mayaman Island in the Philippines. Things start out casual for host Sebastian “Seb” Beazley (Billy Zane) and his team until the jungle takes a terrifying turn. With horror they discover a local legend is all too real when a mythical creature called the Aswang ultimately descends from the trees and begins stalking them through the jungle. The Aswang is a shape-shifting creature that craves human flesh, and feeds on the blood of pregnant women.