Currently streaming on Shudder, RLJE Films has acquired the home video distribution rights to the five-part documentary series "Cursed Films," with a Blu-ray and DVD release planned for this summer.
From creator Jay Cheel, "Cursed Films" will be available to bring home on August 18th, 2020.
"Cursed Films"explores the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood’s notoriously "cursed" horror film productions through interviews with experts, witnesses and the cast, directors and producers who experienced these events first hand.
Were these movies really cursed, as many believe, or just victims of bad luck and bizarre circumstances?The Exorcist star Linda Blair,The Omen director Richard Donner, Poltergeist III director Gary Sherman, podcaster Matt Gourley, critic April Wolfe and Fangoria editor Phil Nobile Jr are among the many insiders and experts interviewed for the series.
Movies profiled include The Crow, Twilight Zone: The Movie, Poltergeist, The Omen and The Exorcist.
Following its April premiere, "Cursed Films" became the second most-watched series premiere in Shudder history, behind only breakout hit "Creepshow."