Psychodrama ‘Losing Addison’ Due on Digital June 28 From Mill Creek

Mutiny Pictures’ psychodrama Losing Addison will be released on digital June 28 from Mill Creek Entertainment, a division of Alliance Entertainment.

Adapted from the novella published in 2011 by author Marty Beaudet, the thriller follows Les McCubbin, who spent his whole life in his twin brother Addison’s shadow. When Addison severs their psychic connection, Les doesn’t just lose his brother — he begins to lose himself. 

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The Oregon Independent Film Festival 2021 Winner stars Sherilyn Fenn (“Shameless,” “Twin Peaks”), Ted Rooney (Legally Blonde, Gone), Jana Lee Hamblin (“The West Wing,” “Z Nation”) and Reine Swart (Triggered, The Hex) and is written and directed by Jeff Seemann.

 

Horror Comedy ‘What Doesn’t Kill Us’ Available on Digital June 14

Double Tap Entertainment’s zombie horror comedy What Doesn’t Kill Us is being released on digital June 14 from Mill Creek Entertainment.

In the film, years after the zombie apocalypse fails to wipe out humanity, rehabilitated zombies — or “necrosapians” — try to fit back into everyday society. Working a desk job, running for political office, and professional sports are seen through the eyes of the undead in this slice of life mockumentary. 

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The mockumentary stars Peyton Paulette (The Fast One, Sugar Tree, The History of Time Travel), and is directed by Zach Schlapkol, Jacob Kiesling and Ethan Cartwright. 

 

Horror Flick ‘Terror Trips’ Due on Digital and DVD June 14

Mutiny Pictures’ Terror Trips will be released on digital and DVD June 14 from Mill Creek Entertainment. 

In the horror flick, six friends test out a killer idea for a business that puts a new twist on morbid tourism. The concept is simple — provide guided tours to slasher film fans at the shooting locations of the world’s most famous horror movies. Tourists spend the night watching the horror film on site for maximum chills, but as the night unfolds, the thrills take a deadly turn where the horror becomes real. 

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The Nightmares Film Festival 2021 Winner stars Hannah Fierman (V/H/S, American Hell, The Unwanted), Damian Maffei (The Strangers: Prey at Night, Wrong Turn), Chaney Morrow (Wrong Turn, Haunt, Dark Waters), Abigail Esmena (Don’t Tell a Soul, They/Them/Us, She-Hulk) and is written and directed by Jeff Seemann.

 

Japanese Fantasy ‘Sayo’ Due on Digital May 24 From Mill Creek

Mutiny Pictures’ Japanese fantasy Sayo will be released on digital May 24 from Mill Creek Entertainment.

In the film, Nagisa lost her twin sister Sayo two years ago. One night, on her way home, a strange taxi driver picks her up and takes her to another world, the land of the souls where she goes on a journey to reach out to her sister one last time. 

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The fantastical twist on the road-trip genre stars Nagisa Chauveau (Sumire, Unsaid) and Jai West (Equals, Love Exposure). 

The film has English subtitles.

‘Ultraseven X,’ ‘Superior 8 Ultra Brothers’ Headed to Blu-ray April 5 From Mill Creek

Two Japanese Ultraman titles, Ultraseven X: The Complete Series and Superior 8 Ultra Brothers, are heading to Blu-ray Disc April 5 from Mill Creek Entertainment.

Superior 8 Ultra Brothers unites three generations of Ultra Heroes for an interdimensional adventure. The story begins in 1966 as three boys named Daigo, Asuka, and Gamu watch the premiere of a new television series called Ultraman. Captivated from the start, they continue to follow and be inspired by the ongoing exploits of Ultraman and his fellow Ultra Brothers. Decades later, Daigo is working for the tourism board in Yokohama when he witnesses a strange mirage of a dying world ravaged by giant monsters.  Additional visions soon follow, including one in which the friendly shopkeepers Hayata, Dan, Goh and Hokuto transform into the famous Ultra Brothers from TV. Daigo confides in Asuka and Gamu, who begin to have similar dreams in which they become Ultramen called “Dyna” and “Gaia.” The sudden appearance of Monster Guesra and the hero Ultraman Mebius convince Daigo that his visions are coming true, and his world is in great danger.

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In Ultraseven X: The Complete Series, available on Blu-ray and digital, a young man is awoken from a fevered dream and barely recognizes himself. A mysterious woman hands him a spectacles-shaped item, says the key holds tremendous power, and tells him it is his duty to save the world. Before asking any more questions, he and the woman are torn apart by a violent explosion. Soon, he is contacted by a secret organization named Deus. He is told he is Agent Jin and his job is to rid this world of vicious alien invaders.

Horror Flick ’13 Fanboy’ Available on DVD From Mill Creek and Distribution Solutions

The horror film 13 Fanboy is available on DVD from Mill Creek Entertainment and Distribution Solutions.

In the film, an obsessed fan stalks his favorite actors from the “Friday the 13th” films and beyond. As a child, Kelsie Voorhees witnesses the murder of her grandmother, Friday the 13th actress Deborah Voorhees, at the hands of a crazed fanboy. As an adult, she discovers her grandmother isn’t the only victim and the killer is still out there searching for his favorite “Friday the 13th” cast members and iconic scream queens to slaughter, mirroring his idol Jason Voorhees, as he still can’t seem to separate the characters in the movies from their real-life personas.

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The film stars Dee Wallace, Hayley Greenbauer and Corey Feldman.

‘Ultraman Zero: The Chronicle — The Complete Series’ Available on Blu-ray From Mill Creek and Distribution Solutions

Ultraman Zero: The Chronicle — The Complete Series is available now on Blu-ray from Mill Creek Entertainment and Distribution Solutions. 

In the series, a wormhole in space forms just outside the Earth’s atmosphere and monstrous creatures descend upon the world’s cities. A top-secret global defense organization code-named Guard is established to counter the attacks.

Young Gam Takayama discovers the power to transform himself into the gigantic superhero Ultraman Gaia, and joins X.I.G., Guard’s frontline defense team. A second Ultraman appears. Is this new colossus friend or foe?

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Horror Releases ‘Last of the Grads,’ ‘The Zombie Collection’ and Comedy ‘The Contrast’ Hitting Home Jan. 18 From Mill Creek

The horror releases Last of the Grads and “The Zombie Collection” as well as the comedy The Contrast are being released into the home entertainment market by Mill Creek Entertainment Jan. 18. 

In Last of the Grads, available on DVD, the nation is captivated by a series of letters to the media claiming responsibility for dozens of unsolved murders spanning across the United States over the last 25 years. Meanwhile, in the quiet town of Shelby, Fla., school’s out, but softhearted high school senior Emma Bradley (Jessica Lang) isn’t quite ready to move on. Her childhood bestie Donna McCormick (Sara Eklund) persuades her to go to the annual senior bash for one last hurrah before their lives change forever.

Due on digital is the comedy The Contrast. In the film, on the day before her wedding to a self-absorbed hipster, a young woman meets an Army Colonel and struggles to decide between duty and love.

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“The Zombie Collection,” a collection of four films, is due on DVD. In Attack of the Lederhosen Zombies, a group of young snowboarders are stuck in a remote mountain ski resort, where an all-night après-ski party turns into a hellish nightmare of zombie mayhem. In Granny of the Dead, regular guy Ed (Marcus Carroll) awakes one morning to find his grandmother has become one of the living dead. In Attack of the Killer Donuts, a chemical accident turns ordinary donuts into bloodthirsty killers. And in Harold’s Going Stiff, Harold is suffering from a frightening new disease that is turning him into a zombie. After an experimental new treatment fails, Harold’s condition deteriorates, and he ends up on the run from a group of violent vigilantes who are out for blood.

Mill Creek Mounts First Feature Co-Production With ‘Most Dangerous Game’ Remake

Mill Creek Entertainment is mounting its first-ever co-production of a feature film with the remake of the 1930s classic The Most Dangerous Game.

Mill Creek joins Koenig Pictures, in association with Charach Productions, in the remake starring Tom Berenger (Inception, Platoon, Major League), Casper Van Dien (Starship Troopers, Sleepy Hollow, Tarzan in the Lost City), Chris “CT” Tamburello (MTV’s “The Challenge,” Habitual), Bruce Dern (Nebraska, The Hateful Eight) and Judd Nelson (The Breakfast Club, St. Elmo’s Fire).

Currently in production, the film is anticipated for a theatrical release in select cities in summer 2022.

Mill Creek will oversee the North American release of the film on all formats, theatrical, broadcast, digital and physical.

The story follows a father and son on a steamer ship bound for a great hunting expedition in the wilds of Alaska when they become shipwrecked on a mysterious island. Greeted with a warm invitation by the island’s only resident, Baron Von Wolf, the men are wined and dined and talk of hunting ensues. But soon, they learn what Baron’s trophy hunts truly are, and a game of cat and mouse begins as the group tries to stay alive on a desolate island that is a human hunting ground.

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The film is written, directed and produced by Justin Lee (Final Kill), with producers Michelle Ng, Ed Morroe, and executive producer Bill Sondheim, who originally brought the project to Mill Creek where he has several other film related projects.

‘Ultraman Gaia’ Available on DVD Dec. 7 From Mill Creek

Mill Creek Entertainment will release “Ultraman Gaia,” the third series in the three-part “Ultraman” collection, on DVD Dec. 7.

The six-disc release sports part of the collectible spine mural showcasing “Ultraman Tiga,” “Ultraman Dyna” and “Ultraman Gaia.”

The series includes Japanese audio with English subtitles and a full episode guide.

“Ultraman Gaia” consists of 51 episodes plus special releases Ultraman Tiga, Ultraman Dyna & Ultraman Gaia: The Battle in Hyper Space and Ultraman Gaia: Gaia Once Again. With a storyline centering on the fight between two Ultras with opposing ideas about defending mankind and the Earth, the show offers a fresh take on the long-running “Ultraman” series. A global defense force known as G.U.A.R.D is formed to resist the attacks when a wormhole emerges just outside the planet’s atmosphere, and monstrous creatures descend upon the world’s cities. Young Gamu Takayama acquires the ability to change into the massive superhero Ultraman Gaia and joins G.U.A.R.D’s frontline defense team, XIG. But Hiroya Fujimiya, a young man with the capacity to transform into Ultraman Agul, a huge warrior with his own agenda, appears. Is this new colossus an ally or an enemy? Gaia would also come face to face with the heroes Tiga and Dyna in the feature film The Battle in Hyper Space.

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The exclusive collection is made possible by Mill Creek Entertainment’s license of the available “Ultraman” back-catalog via international distribution company Indigo Entertainment from Tsuburaya Productions Co.