A Big Ass Spider crawls onto home video on this first Tuesday of 2014, which also takes us into the Amityville Asylum and gives us a front row seat to the Birth of the Living Dead. As always, you’ll find all of this week’s new releases below!
Three college friends reunite for their 25th reunion, and revenge is the order of day. Donna’s teen-age daughter died during a hazing prank and Donna has proof that frat guys are responsible. They dabble in the occult, use their powers and conjure up a demonic clown doll to punish the guilty, but there are always consequences when one makes a deal with the devil!
Thirty years after the infamous DeFeo murders in Amityville, New York, the long-since demolished, legendary haunted house has been replaced with the High Hopes Psychiatric Hospital. But all is not well with this Amityville Asylum, as newly hired staffer Lisa Templeton begins to experience supernatural encounters. Her reports to the hospital administrators are unheeded, and the dark forces affecting the site grow stronger. Nothing seems to stop the evil spirits, and Lisa is soon fighting for her life. Can anyone escape the horror that controls the Amityville Asylum?
One year ago, Agnes Rickover attended opening night at the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride to see her best friend Lily’s dramatic debut. A horrific accident resulted in Agnes witnessing Lily’s fiery death in a spectacle gone wrong. After a year of obsessing over a murder investigation everyone else thinks is open and shut, Agnes goes to work at the Haunt in an attempt to confront her trauma. Horrific events begin to claim the lives of her coworkers and Agnes must figure out what is behind all of the accidents before more people die.
An exterminator (Greg Grunberg) and his Hispanic sidekick (Lombardo Boyar) are caught in an epic battle when a military assault fails to contain a giant alien spider rampaging through the city of Los Angeles.
In 1968 a young college drop-out named George A. Romero directed Night of the Living Dead, a low budget horror film that shocked the world, became an icon of the counterculture, and spawned a zombie industry worth billions of dollars that continues to this day.
Birth of the Living Dead shows how Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers policemen, iron workers, teachers, ad-men, housewives and a roller-rink owner to shoot a revolutionary guerrilla style film that went on to become a cinematic landmark, offering a profound insight into how our society worked in a singular time in American history.
A seminary student discovers his bloodline is sought by evil.
When a group of Internet sensation ghost hunters investigate the infamous Jericho Manor, they soon realize it’s not just ghosts that go bump in the night! As each member of the team gets slaughtered, the remaining survivors need to discover who…or what is killing them before it is too late.
Their relationship on the rocks, a young Brooklyn couple heads to a remote bed & breakfast to work things out. But from the moment they arrive at The Happy House it’s one disaster after another, and they soon begin to suspect they’ve wandered into a real life horror movie. Events escalate from weird to terrifying as they contend with the house’s batty owner, her imposing son, a moody Swedish lepidopterist, a pedantic English professor, an extraordinarily rare butterfly, the world’s best blueberry muffins, a .44 Magnum, a demented serial killer, and one very strict rulebook.
An Aztecan idol is stolen from a professor and ends up in the experimental hands of three high-school students who use it to get in touch with the spirit world. Things start to go wrong when a cemetery worker dies during one of these spirit sessions, and everything goes wrong after the Aztecan god possesses the body of a young man who steals the idol for his own purposes as the horrors of Destacatl is unleashed . Now see THE POWER from a brand new master!
The Parkers, a seemingly wholesome and benevolent family, keep to themselves, and for good reason. As they struggle to keep their ancestral customs intact, local authorities begin to uncover clues that bring them closer to the secret that they have held closely for so many years.
When a young girl mysteriously vanishes, Police Sergeant Howie (Edward Woodward) travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But the seemingly quiet community is not as it appears, as the detective uncovers a secretive pagan society led by the strange Lord Summerisle (Christopher Lee). While the townsfolk tempt and threaten him with bizarre rituals and wanton lust, Howie must race to discover the truth behind the girl’s disappearance before his clash with Lord Summerisle builds to a terrifying conclusion – one that has cemented this cult shocker as a modern horror masterpiece.
What happened to Mauro in the forest during that three day period has remained a mystery until the recent discovery of this footage footage that was likely stolen from a government office in Belize. This is the terrifying story of a man searching for a dream, only to find a living, breathing nightmare. This is the story of Mr. Bosque’s ill-fated, final adventure. Some things should remain a mystery.