Ahead of it's theatrical release later this month, the official trailer for The Curse of Buckout Road, an all-new indie horror feature from writer/director Matthew Currie Holmes, has been released. The film will be arriving in cinemas and on VOD nationwide September 27th.
In the film, a college class project on modern mythology turns deadly when a trio of students and an on-leave soldier discovers a series of horrific urban legends surrounding Buckout Road may actually be true. The deeper they dig into the road’s dark history, the more dangerous their quest becomes.
"From witches burning at the stake, to backwoods albino killers to a modern, unstoppable stalker, writer/director and horror-film aficionado Matthew Currie Holmes leaves no genre unexploited in this loving throwback to late-80’s midnight movies," a previous press release stated.
The Curse of Buckout Road stars Evan Ross (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay), Henry Czerny (Ready or Not, Mission: Impossible), Dominique Provost-Chalkley ("Wynonna Earp", Avengers: Age Of Ultron), Colm Feore (The Prodigy, Thor),and Danny Glover (the Lethal Weapon series, Jumanji II: The Next Level).
During its festival run, the film received numerous awards and accolades, including Best Feature Film at the Pasadena International Film Festival, Best Thriller Feature Film at the Hot Springs Horror Film Festival, and Best Feature Film and Best Screenplay at both Blood in The Snow Film Fest and Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival. The Curse of Buckout Road won the Audience Award at People's Film Festival Harlem, and Richmond International Film Festival as well as the Special Jury Award at Brazil International Film Festival. Holmes won Best Director at Commffest and World Music and Independent Film Festival.
Check out the trailer along with some new poster art and theatrical screening cities below.