Week of March 19-25
1. The Creeping
Release: On Demand
Due to a traumatic childhood experience Anna hasn’t returned to her family home for many years. With her ailing grandmother, Lucy, suffering with worsening symptoms of dementia, Anna moves home to look after her. Soon after, strange things begin happening. Though benign at first, events soon escalate into a nightmarish fight for life against a malevolent presence. She discovers the ordeal is linked to a dark family secret, a tragic past that’s haunted Anna her whole life… and Lucy’s fading memories could be the key to solving the mystery and surviving the nightmare.
2. The Five Devils
Release: Theatrical (Limited) (MUBI May 12)
Vicky, a strange and solitary little girl, has a magical gift: she can reproduce any scent she likes, and collects them in a series of carefully labeled jars. She has secretly captured the scent of Joanne, her mother for whom she nurtures a wild, excessive love. When her father’s sister Julia bursts into their life, Vicky reproduces her smell and is transported into dark and archaic memories which lead her to uncover the secrets of her village, her family and her own existence.
Release: On Demand
Jonty, a failing influencer with an ambition to reach over a million followers, will stop at nothing to become famous. A new start at university brings with it hopes of a resurgence in his popularity when a demonic presence appears in his student house. Jonty decides to stream his and his housemates’ experiences with this supernatural entity to gain the fame and fortune he’s most been craving. But at what cost?
4. Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S.
Release: Theatrical (Limited)
Mothra and her fairies return to Japan to warn mankind that they must return Kiryu to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. However, Godzilla has survived to menace Japan, leaving Kiryu as the nation’s only defense.
5. The Headmistress
Release: On Demand
A debt-ridden teacher gets a lucky break when she inherits an abandoned lakefront inn! She takes a group of potential buyers to visit the property where the unfortunate investors discover a dark, sinister secret that threatens them all. A malignant supernatural force determined to keep them there forever!
6. Knock at the Cabin
While vacationing at a remote cabin, a young girl and her parents are taken hostage by four armed strangers who demand that the family make an unthinkable choice to avert the apocalypse. With limited access to the outside world, the family must decide what they believe before all is lost. From visionary filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan, Knock at the Cabin stars Dave Bautista, Jonathan Groff, Ben Aldridge, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Kristen Cui, Abby Quinn and Rupert Grint.
7. The Tutor
Release: Theatrical (Limited)
An in-demand tutor for the East Coast monied elite, Ethan (Garrett Hedlund) lands a high-paying assignment to instruct a billionaire’s son, Jackson (Noah Schnapp), at a remote New York waterfront estate. Almost immediately, Ethan realizes that his student’s interest in his life borders upon obsession. As tension grows, Jackson’s accusations threaten to expose Ethan’s perceived dark secrets to his girlfriend (Victoria Justice) and the authorities. As sentiment turns against Ethan, it is up to him, and only him, to unearth Jackson’s accusations and prove his innocence.
8. Arthur Malediction
Alex has been a fan of the Arthur and the Invisibles movies since he was a child. For his 18th birthday, his best friends surprise him by taking him to the abandoned house where the saga was set. What begins as a weekend adventure, quickly turns into a deadly nightmare.
9. Bloody Mary Returns
A group of vloggers is looking for the ultimate Urban Legend, and soon, discover the legend of Bloody Mary is very much real. Now, the group is stuck under her curse and will have to learn how to stop Bloody Mary once and for all before its too late.
10. Dr. Giggles
This doctor’s got a deadside manner. No need for an appointment. Forget about your co-pay. Healthcare won’t save you…from Dr. Giggles. Larry Drake (Darkman) plays the night-prowling surgical psychopath who wreaks havoc on the residents of a once-peaceful town. From an old haunted house to a midway funhouse, from unwanted house calls to the operating table, the doctor is in…sane!
A new mother (Oona Chaplin) discovers a lullaby in an ancient book and regards the song as a blessing. But her world transforms into a nightmare when the lullaby brings forth the ancient demon Lilith.
A young man who is haunted by dreams of his murdered brother turns to a controversial psychiatrist for treatment. However, this unorthodox treatment twists his world until he can’t tell what is real from what is not and why someone is chasing him…
13. Mask of the Devil
Africa, 1878. A group of white mercenaries attempt to steal a tribal mask, unwittingly releasing an ancient evil. In present day, the mask is purchased as a prop by a dysfunctional band of adult filmmakers. When a fiery young woman named Mary accepts a job with these low-rent wannabes, the ancient evil finds the perfect conduit and unleashes unimaginable carnage on the unsuspecting cast and crew.
M3GAN is a marvel of artificial intelligence, a life-like doll programmed to be a child’s greatest companion and a parent’s greatest ally. Designed by brilliant toy-company roboticist Gemma (Allison Williams), M3GAN can listen and watch and learn as she becomes friend and teacher, playmate and protector, for the child she is bonded to. When Gemma suddenly becomes the caretaker of her orphaned 8-year-old niece, Cady (Violet McGraw), Gemma’s unsure and unprepared to be a parent. Under intense pressure at work, Gemma decides to pair her M3GAN prototype with Cady in an attempt to resolve both problems—a decision that will have unimaginable consequences.
15. Mind Melters 7
See James Balsamo breakdance in the last DNA show, watch celebrities talk about their cameos in some of AcidBath Productions latest films, and watch some insane stop animation shorts from “The Lone Animator!” In the seventh installment of chaos known as “Mind Melters”!
Lili and Eduardo meet for the first time after connecting on a dating app. Eduardo arrives late but with a good reason in a place like Mexico City: he was mugged and they took his phone so he couldn’t text her to say he was running late. While at first everything seems to be going fine, when Lili finds Eduardo’s phone in his jacket, things take an unexpected and terrifying turn for the worse.
17. Satan Lives: The Rise Of The Illuminati Hotties
Satan Lives: The Rise of the Illuminati Hotties is a lost film shot on video in the summer of 1992. Two documentary filmmakers set out to interview the leader of the Satanic church, Richard Lemeau (Bob Glazier). In their research, they interviewed several members of the Satanic church. Some celebrities were also interviewed, as well as Richard Lemeau himself. In their findings, the two documentarians discovered that a mass majority of people don’t believe in God, Satan and even themselves. They also discovered another cult in the making know as the “Illuminati Hotties” , a ruthless terrorist organization set out to rule the world! Led by Patricia Honeywirth (Jessa Flux) who forms an unlikely partnership with struggling exotic dancer, Kelly Springwood (Sushii Xhyvette Holder). The two team up to take down Richard Lemeau and take over the world!