After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval (Elijah Wood) travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will be a positive experience. If only he’d known the dark truth about his old man beforehand.
A synchronized swimming team has disappeared in the swimming pool during a performance. A patient of a water-therapy clinic has disappeared while taking a bath. How are these cases connected and how does a doll with real hair relate to it?
An inspector with no unsolved cases will have to investigate that. She will also have to find out who she really is.
In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, nothing is as it seems... A misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. There she meets Montgomery Dark, an eccentric undertaker with more than a few skeletons in his closet. Montgomery chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the last, but the young girl's world is unhinged when she discovers that the final story... is her own.
A rebellious teenage boy, Ben, visiting his father for the summer makes a haunting discovery. A malevolent fiend from the deep woods stalks the young family living next door. Taking ahold of the mother, the creature begins playing a terrifying game of house while preying upon the local children.
Dani (Florence Pugh) and Christian (Jack Reynor) are a young American couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart. But after a family tragedy keeps them together, a grieving Dani invites herself to join Christian and his friends on a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime midsummer festival in a remote Swedish village.
Hunter (Haley Bennett) is a newly pregnant woman, living an idyllic, stay-at-home life with her picture-perfect husband (Austin Stowell). But when she finds herself compelled to eat a small marble, she is catapulted down the path of a new obsession for consuming dangerous objects that threatens her seemingly have-it-all life.
Maria, a fearless soldier, and TS-347, a man with superhuman strength, are being pursued by a military cell responsible for scientific experiments that have resulted in a zombie apocalypse.
While on the run, they meet Pedro, a man with few ambitions and a great hangover. Together, they try to escape to a safe place, but complications soon come in the form of a nuclear bomb. After the radiation blasts the country, strange things start happening to all of those that were in its path.
A bizarre retro comedy shot entirely on VHS, VHYes takes us back to a simpler time, when twelve-year-old Ralph mistakenly records home videos and his favorite late night shows over his parents’ wedding tape. The result is a nostalgic wave of home shopping clips, censored pornography, and nefarious true-crime tales that threaten to unkindly rewind Ralph’s reality.
If anyone were to produce a coronavirus zombie flick by April 2020, that man would obviously be Charles Band. That’s exactly what he did. As producer of hundreds of trash-horror comedies, Band boldly exploited our current pandemic and amidst quarantine has managed to put together a story of a blonde babe called Barbie, who in solitude must survive the global Covid19-zombie lockdown.
After a meteorite lands in the front yard of their farm, Nathan Gardner (Nicolas Cage) and his family find themselves battling a mutant extraterrestrial organism as it infects their minds and bodies, transforming their quiet rural life into a living nightmare. Based on the classic H.P. Lovecraft short story, Color Out of Space is “gorgeous, vibrant and terrifying” (Jonathan Barkan, Dread Central).
A dying professor leaves his great-nephew a collection of documents pertaining to the Cthulhu Cult. The nephew begins to learn why the study of the cult so fascinated his grandfather. Bit-by-bit he begins piecing together the dread implications of his grandfather's inquiries, and soon he takes on investigating the Cthulhu cult as a crusade of his own. As he pieces together the dreadful and disturbing reality of the situation, his own sanity begins to crumble. In the end, he passes the torch to his psychiatrist, who in turn hears Cthulhu's call...
When medical student Dan Cain advertises for a roommate, he finds one in the form of Herbert West. Initially a little eccentric, it some becomes clear that West entertains some seriously outlandish theories specifically, the possibility of re-animating the dead. It s not long before Dan finds himself under West s influence, and embroiled in a serious of ghoulish experiments which threaten to go wildly out of control...
Based on true stories, this is comedy-drama about a female founder trying to make it in a male-dominated tech world. Õie, an accountant from a small town accidentally stumbles into the tech scene of her home-country Estonia — a place where startups are a “national sport” and almost everyone has one.
Special Agent DT Gagano dreams of leaving the CIA to open a business with his wife Malin. The night he’s about to present his resignation letter a strange cyber virus attacks the agency’s operating system effectively sidetracking his plans. Traveling into virtual reality dimensions, Gagano and his partner will infiltrate the system to eradicate the virus.
Estonia's the first full-length horror film. How many people must be bloodily killed before it becomes clear what is really happening on this old farm and why?
An anthology of internationally acclaimed short films by Mart Sander is a collection of uncanny tales of the past and future, of love and fear, of this world and the Beyond. A large number of Estonian top actors take part in this playful and thought-provoking fantasy film. The film is perfect for anyone who loves magical realism.
This cartoon movie is epic road movie where our heroes must face festival hippies, forest creeps, sawmill workers and other dangers commonly found in the Estonian countryside.
When a young girl is snatched away from her father by a horrifying giant monster that emerges from the River Han to wreak havoc on Seoul, her entire family sets out to locate the beast and bring their little girl back home to safety in this year’s Oscar winner director Bong Joon-ho’s (Parasite, Snowpiercer) big-budget creature feature.
Welcome to Wakaliwood, Uganda: home of “DA BEST OF DA BEST MOVIES!” and the vanguards of DIY commando cinema.
Under the guidance of writer/producer/director Nabwana Isaac Godfrey Geoffrey (IGG) and with producer/star Alan Ssali Hofmanis, this crack crew of self-taught filmmakers and martial arts aficionados produce dozens of gonzo action films in the Kampala ghetto with budgets that rarely exceed $200 USD. Utilizing scrap parts to build computers, machine guns and a full-sized Huey helicopter, these real-life superheroes inspire more heart, imagination and soul than a thousand Hollywood blockbusters.
You wouldn't want to be stuck at work when the Zombie Apocalypse breaks out. Especially if you work at a housing for the mentally challenged.
A young woman is invited to spend the weekend in her boyfriend’s family home. As soon as she arrives, strange things arouse her curiosity and all kinds of skeletons come out of the cupboard.
Esther and Miriam are being forcibly deported from the UK to Jamaica, when there's an outbreak of a deadly virus that makes you feel calm and only kills white people.
A trio of construction workers discovers an impossible spatial anomaly in the house they're renovating: a regular closet has turned into a hallway into the darkest unknown. Led by its foreman, who isn't the sharpest tool in the shed, the team decides to brave the anomaly on their own: a choice that spirals the status quo out of control and straight into the realm of the bizarre.
During a weekend organized by a couple of old friends in their gorgeous countryside house, while everyone is getting ready to go to bed after a long night of catching up and drinking, four couples are suddenly threatened by an armed stranger.
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