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I am your host Doc Rotten and this is the GRUESOME GUIDE to Horror Movies for MAY 2021. Back with me again are the scariest, goriest, bloodiest co-hosts on the ‘Net. Joining Doc is Vanessa, Podcasting Rock Star & International Cosplay Queen.
07/02 – The Forever Purge
Synopsis: All the rules are broken as a sect of lawless marauders decides that the annual Purge does not stop at daybreak and instead should never end.
Director: Everardo Gout
Writer: James DeMonaco
Cast: Ana de la Reguera, Tenoch Huerta, Josh Lucas, Cassidy Freeman, Veronica Falcon, Will Patton
07/02 – Till Death
Synopsis: A woman is left handcuffed to her dead husband as part of a sick revenge plot. Unable to unshackle, she has to survive as two killers arrive to finish her off.
Director: S.K. Dale
Writer: Jason Carvey
Cast: Megan Fox, Lili Rich, Callan Mulvey, Eoin Macken, Jack Roth
07/02 – Fear Street (NETFLIX)
Fear Street Part One: 1994 – July 2
A circle of teenage friends accidentally encounters the ancient evil responsible for a series of brutal murders that have plagued their town for over 300 years. Welcome to Shadyside.
Fear Street Part Two: 1978 – July 9
Shadyside, 1978. School’s out for summer and the activities at Camp Nightwing are about to begin. But when another Shadysider is possessed with the urge to kill, the fun in the sun becomes a gruesome fight for survival.
Fear Street Part Three: 1666 – July 16
The origins of Sarah Fier’s curse are finally revealed as history comes full circle on a night that changes the lives of Shadysiders forever.
Director: Leigh Janiak
Writer: Phil Graziadei, Leigh Janiak
Based on the book by: R.L. Stine
Cast: Olivia Scott Welch, Gillian Jacob, Sadie Sink, Chiara Aurelia, Charlene Amoia
07/14 – A Classic Horror Story (NETFLIX)
Synopsis: In this gruesome suspense film, strangers traveling in southern Italy become stranded in the woods, where they must fight desperately to get out alive.
Director: Roberto De Feo, Paolo Strippoli
Writer: Lucio Besana, Roberto De Feo, Paolo Strippoli
Cast: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Francesco Russo, Pappino Mazzotta
07/16 – Escape Room: Tournament of Champions
Synopsis: Six people unwittingly find themselves locked in another series of escape rooms, slowly uncovering what they have in common to survive. Joining forces with two of the original survivors, they soon discover they’ve all played the game before.
Director: Adam Robitel
Writer: Will Honley, Fritz Bohm, Christine Lavaf
Cast: Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Thomas Cocquere, Holland Roden, Indya Moore, Carlito Oliver
07/16 – Great White
Synopsis: A fun-filled flight to a remote atoll turns into a nightmare for five passengers when their seaplane is destroyed in a freak accident and they are trapped on a raft, 100 miles from shore with man-eating sharks lurking beneath the surface.
Director: Martin Wilson
Writer: Michael Boughen
Cast: Katrin Bowden, Aaron Jakubenko, Kimie Tsukakoshi, Tim Kano, Te Kohe Tuhaka
07/23 – Old
Synopsis: A thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age rapidly reducing their entire lives into a single day.
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Writer: M. Night Shymalan
Based on the novel by: Pierre-Oscar Levy, Frederick Peeters
Cast: Rufus Sewell, Eliza Scanlen, Abbey Lee, Alex Wolff
07/30 – The Green Knight
Synopsis: A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
Director: David Lowery
Writer: David Lowery
Cast: Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sean Harris, Erin Kellyman, Ralph Ineson