If it’s the dark and macabre you crave, this halloween, then consider adding TALES OF POE to your move collection.
After a very successful run on the festival circuit, and a world premiere at the Egyptian Theater in in Hollywood, Wild Eye Releasing — who’s been responsible for such gems as CHOCOLATE, STRAWBERRY, VANILLA and HOTEL INFERNO — will be unleashing the film October 11th, on VOD and DVD. Not only will the film feature the influence of one of the greatest horror minds of all time, Edgar Allen Poe; it will also feature iconic scream queens bringing the material to life.
Featuring Caroline Williams (TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2, HALLOWEEN 2), Adrienne King (FRIDAY THE 13TH, FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2), Amy Steel (FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2, APRIL FOOL’S DAY), and Debbie Rochon (MODEL HUNGER, TROMEO & JULIET), is being hailed by various icons of horror as “downright stunning to witness… and wickedly adventurous”.
Read the following press release for more info:
“Wild Eye Releasing Brings TALES OF POE to DVD and Digital HD October 11th
“A Loving tribute to the work of one history’s greatest horror writers.”
—Rue Morgue Magazine
“A Truly stylized take on Poe’s work and just brimming with beauty, elegance and downright horror.”
“Something very special to the horror genre… both beautiful and horrifying.”
—Hacked in the Head
New York, NY – Wild Eye Releasing has announced the October 11th DVD and Digital HD release of the acclaimed horror anthology Tales of Poe. Since the world premiere at the famous Egyptian Theater in Hollywood, Tales of Poe has been met with acclaim and awards on the festival circuit. San Francisco Weekly called the anthology “a worthy successor to the Roger Corman/ Vincent Price Poe films” while Icons of Fright hailed the result as “downright stunning to witness…wickedly adventurous”.
Co-directed by Bart Mastronardi and Alan Rowe Kelly and co-written by Michael Varrati, Tales of Poe combines the classic horror prose with the star power of legendary scream queens Adrienne King (Friday the 13th, Friday the 13th Part 2), Caroline Williams (Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, Halloween 2), Amy Steel (Friday the 13th Part 2, April Fool’s Day) Debbie Rochon (Model Hunger, Hell Town) and Lesleh Donaldson (Happy Birthday to Me, Funeral Home).”
The DVD release will include a behind the scenes featurette, deleted scenes, an interview with co-director Bart Mastronardi, trailers, and more. To purchase the film, so you can have a physical copy, you can purchase on Amazon. Check out the trailer below then head on over to Amazon and pre-order your copy!