The new horror anthology HOLIDAYS is coming and it’s coming fast! Vertical and XYZ will release the pic on digital and VOD on April 15, with a limited theatrical release set for April 22. The movie is compromised of several short segments, each focusing on a different holiday of the year, so everything from Valentine’s Day to Father’s Day to Christmas and Halloween are all covered. It’s also got the greatest tag line.
HOLIDAYS: Every One Has A Dark Side.
The filmmakers involved? Kevin Smith (TUSK), Dennis Widmyer & Kevin Kolsch (STARRY EYES), Adam Egypt Mortimer (SOME KIND OF HATE), Sarah Adina Smith (THE MIDNIGHT SWIM), Scott Stewart (LEGION, PRIEST), Matt Johnson and Anthony Scott Burns.
Also on deck is Gary Shore, the director of DRACULA UNTOLD and today, we’ve got an exclusive clip from his segment (fittingly enough) on St. Patrick’s Day! In “St. Patrick’s Day,” written and directed by Shore and starring Ruth Bradley (GRABBERS, IN HER SKIN) and Isolt McCaffrey, a student accepts a cursed trinket and shortly after discovers she is pregnant with something not-human. Despite her initial horror, she decides to give birth, even if it kills her. Check out the clip below:
We’re also got a look at the official trailer to the whole flick, as well as the official synopsis below!
Every one has a dark side. Watch the full trailer for HOLIDAYS, and see it On Demand and iTunes April 15, and in theaters April 22. #HolidaysAreHell
Posted by Holidays on Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Official Synopsis: HOLIDAYS is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time. A collaboration of some of Hollywood’s most distinct voices, the directors include Kevin Smith (Tusk), Gary Shore (Dracula Untold), Scott Stewart (Dark Skies), Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer (Starry Eyes), Sarah Adina Smith (The Midnight Swim), Nicholas McCarthy (The Pact) Adam Egypt Mortimer (Some Kind of Hate) and Anthony Scott Burns (Darknet). HOLIDAYS is produced by John Hegeman’s Distant Corners Entertainment in conjunction with XYZ Films.