Set to begin streaming on Shudder this August, RLJE Films has picked up select rights to Emilio Portes’ Belzebuth, with plans to bring it home on VOD, Digital HD, DVD and Blu-ray on July 7th, 2020.
In Belzebuth, Special Agent Emanuel Ritter leads a police investigation into a series of shocking deaths. But after a priest from the Vatican finds a link between the murders and an ancient demon, a descent into horror ensues.
The horror/thriller stars Joaquín Cosio ("Narcos: Mexico", The Lone Ranger), Tobin Bell (Saw franchise) and Tate Ellington (Sinister 2).
Portes co-wrote the script with Luis Carlos Fuentes ("Kipatla").
Belzebuth premiered at the 50th Sitges Film Festival and received Best Picture at 2019 Santiago Horror Film Festival and Best Special Effects at 2019 Buenos Aires Rojo Sangre.