Scream Factory has been doing an absolutely incredible job these past couple years at re-introducing us to fan-favorite genre flicks, and today sees the release of yet another handful of their always impressive Blu-ray offerings. Bigfoot, zombies and creepy kids round out this week’s many home video releases, all of which you’ll find below!
Isolated and cut off from the city inside a soon-to-be-closed L.A. police station, a group of police officers and convicts must join forces to defend themselves against the gang called Street Thunder, who have taken a blood oath to kill someone trapped inside the precinct.
Caesar and his half brother Otto take on duties at Xmas Enterprises as Santa and his elf. However, the bodies begin to pile up when a fellow store Santa (CKY’s Deron Miller) develops a vendetta against them, and he soon turns Caesar’s list of cancelled Thanksgiving Dinner guests into a list of Xmas-inspired victims! A cross between Scary Movie and Silent Night Deadly Night, C&O’s Deadly Xmas takes the Christmas slasher into all new gruesome and hilarious territory. Featuring cult movie icons Linnea Quigley, Brinke Stevens, Lloyd Kaufman, Joe Estevez, Felissa Rose and Robert Z’dar.
Present day. It is their senior year of college; loveable Michael (Wesley Stiller) and his beautiful girlfriend Lindsey (Lindsay Anne Hugghins) invite best friends Gisela (Angelica Santos) and Tina (Adelyne Liu) on one last hiking trip before the pressures of finals week set in. Their annoying friend Alex (Zack Gold), always the fifth-wheel, invites himself along. What starts out as a beautiful sunny day turns into a deadly nightmare after Alex’s encounter with a strange little boy, Johnnie (Frankie Torres). With the sun quickly setting, the friends set out for home, but as they get lost on the back-roads of this remote area, their car mysteriously dies. Stranded in the middle of nowhere and with no cell phone reception, they decide it’s safer to wait until morning to find help. One uncomfortable night in the car won’t kill anyone, right? Wrong. Little do they know, not all of them will make it through the night alive. As one after another disappears into the night, the remaining friends desperately search for those who have gone missing only to stumble upon the chilling truth: little Johnnie has actually been dead for decades!
I AM ZOZO is a psychological horror film about five young people who play with a Ouija board and attract the attention of the malevolent Ouija demon ZoZo. The film is based on widely reported real experiences with this ancient and malevolent spirit that attaches itself to people exclusively through the Ouija board. The film was shot last Halloween entirely on location on San Juan Island, WA and Seattle and is one of the only features in history to be shot entirely on Kodak Super 8mm negative film stock.
The Maniac Cop is back from the dead and stalking the streets of New York once more. Officer Matt Cordell was once a hero, but after being framed by corrupt superiors and brutally assaulted in prison, he sets out on a macabre mission of vengeance, teaming up with a vicious serial killer to track down those that wronged him and make them pay… with their lives! Robert Davi (LICENSE TO KILL), Claudia Christian (THE HIDDEN), Michael Lerner (BARTON FINK), Laurene Landon (HUNDRA), Leo Rossi (HALLOWEEN II), Robert Z Dar (TANGO & CASH), Charles Napier (THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS), and Bruce Campbell (THE EVIL DEAD) star in this chilling, action-packed sequel written by Larry Cohen (IT’S ALIVE) and directed by William Lustig (MANIAC). Featuring a brand-new 4K High Definition transfer from the original camera negative, this definitive presentation of MANIAC COP 2 comes packed with exclusive Extras!
When Officer Kate Sullivan storms a hostage situation, the whole incident is captured on tape by an unscrupulous media crew who edit the footage to show Kate killing a helpless victim. Now in a coma, Kate’s only hope is Detective Sean McKinney, who desperately tries to clear her name. But unbeknownst to him, Maniac Cop Matt Cordell takes it upon himself to exact revenge upon those responsible for smearing her name. Returning stars Robert Davi (PROFILER) and Robert Z Dar (BEASTMASTER 2) are joined by Paul Gleason (DIE HARD), Jackie Earle Haley (WATCHMEN), Julius Harris (SUPER FLY), Doug Savant (MELROSE PLACE), and Robert Forster (JACKIE BROWN) in this thrilling third entry from MANIAC COP creator Larry Cohen (GOD TOLD ME TO). Featuring a brand-new 4K High Definition transfer from the original uncensored negative, this definitive presentation of MANIAC COP 3: BADGE OF SILENCE comes packed with exclusive Extras!
It’s the first comet to buzz the planet in 65 million years, and everyone seems to be celebrating its imminent arrival. Everyone, that is, except Regina Belmont (Catherine Mary Stewart, The Last Starfighter) and her younger sister Samantha (Kelli Maroney, Chopping Mall), two Valley Girls who care more about fashion trends than the celestial phenomenon. But upon daybreak, when the girls discover that they’re the only residents of Los Angeles whom the comet hasn’t vaporized or turned into a zombie, they do what all good Valley Girls do… they go shopping! But when their day of malling threatens to become a day of mauling, these gals flee with killer zombies and blood-seeking scientists in hot pursuit!
After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother’s passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people begin dropping dead. The victims – brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory monster – convince the local police that Martin is somehow responsible, and soon he comes to believe it too, as all the victims are connected to the evil within him.
In October 2012, a journal is discovered that documents a series of Bigfoot sightings across the U.S. The detailed entries provide witness names, locations and testimonies of each creature encounter. In an effort to prove or debunk the journal entries, Lue Simcoe and friend Chris Gordon begin to research the data. Their search brings them to Tom Biscardi who agrees to follow the trail of sightings listed in the journal. They encounter drama, intrigue and racial tension, as well as government cover-ups. This adventure turns into a trip they will soon regret. What you watch here is a videotape record of their journey. Everything is real. There are no actors. There are no fake locations. There are no created stories.
Unsettling events escalate into animal atrocities shortly after the Thompson family moves into their new home. Suspecting the neighbor’s son Christian is behind the disturbing events, Laura Thompson consults with a new friend, whose tales of the occult lead her to dig deep into local legends of the paranormal. Faced with a growing sense of connection to the child, Laura begins to wonder what really is the evil that lives next door?
A young woman suffering strange hallucinations and physical ailments discovers that she is the descendant of an ancient line of European vampires, and she and her boyfriend are soon captured by older vampires and drawn into the darkness.
An Alpine legend tells the story of three lonely herdsmen who were so starved of female companionship they built the girl of their dreams from a broom, some straw and a few rags. Then the Devil took pity upon them and made Sennentuntschi live and breathe…
All 156 episodes of Rod Serling’s classic television series in one special box set. This episodes-only collection includes all 5 seasons of the groundbreaking TV series. Guest stars include Art Carney, Burgess Meredith, Cliff Robertson, Dennis Hopper, Bill Bixby, Leonard Nimoy, Burt Reynolds, Don Rickles, Jack Klugman, Robert Redford, Lee Marvin, Martin Landau, Telly Savalas, William Shatner and many more.
20 years after attempting an epic pub crawl, five childhood friends reunite when one of them becomes hell bent on trying the drinking marathon again. They are convinced to stage an encore by mate Gary King, a 40-year old man trapped at the cigarette end of his teens, who drags his reluctant pals to their home town and once again attempts to reach the fabled pub, The World’s End. As they attempt to reconcile the past and present, they realize the real struggle is for the future, not just theirs but humankind’s. Reaching The World’s End is the least of their worries.
Legendary action star Fred ‘The Hammer’ Williamson leads one of the last remaining ragtag group of human survivors in a zombie apocalyptic world. When his group saves a mysterious wanderer with an unknown past, they must come together to protect their outpost from hordes of flesh eating zombies and even deadly human raiders bent on their destruction.