When you combine a special effects wizard and, you usually get something that’s visually stunning and hopefully bloody and terrifying. You can count all three descriptives for the new creature-feature Gehenna: Where Death Lives. The new horror movie was directed, produced, and co-written by special effects master Hiroshi Katagiri, who has worked at Stan Winston Studios and with with Steven Spielberg on Jurassic Park, A.I., and War of the Worlds, as well as on other projects like Pacific Rim, The Hunger Games, and Aliens vs Predator: Requiem. Oh, and since he’s known for special effects, he also did those for Gehenna.
Check out the trailer here on this page, and believe me, you want to.
The newly formed High Octane Pictures has recently acquired the international sales rights for Gehenna: Where Death Lives. Gehenna has already been accepted at festivals that include Shriekfest, and with the support of High Octane Pictures, the movie will have a major presence at this year’s American Film Market.
Gehenna: Where Death Lives Synopsis:
Encompassing horror, suspense, and a twist that will blow your mind, Gehenna fixes on five people who enter a hidden bunker from WW2, and realize it’s way more than a bunker. Some fates are much worse than death.
The ensemble cast includes Doug Jones (Pan’s Labyrinth, Crimson Peak), genre icon Lance Henriksen (Millennium, Aliens), Eva Swan, Simon Phillips, and Justin Gordon.
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