Mystery Thriller ‘Invitation to a Murder’ Due Digitally April 25 From Lionsgate

The mystery thriller Invitation to a Murder will arrive for digital sellthrough and on demand April 25 from Lionsgate.

Mischa Barton (“The O.C.”) stars in in this homage to Agatha Christie, set in England in the 1930s. In the film, an amateur detective finds herself caught up in a real-life whodunit. Miranda Green (Barton) is summoned to the remote mansion of billionaire Lewis Findley along with five mysterious strangers. What do they all have in common? What’s become of their absent host? And who just murdered one of the guests in cold blood? Miranda must hunt for hidden clues, interview witnesses, and find the killer — before she becomes the next victim.

The film also stars Chris Browning (Bright, “The Lincoln Lawyer”), Seamus Dever (“Castle”), and Bianca Santos (The DUFF, Ouija).

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Thriller ‘Spree’ Due on Disc Oct. 20

The thriller Spree will come out on DVD and Blu-ray Oct. 20 from AMC Networks’ RLJE Films.

Spree is directed by Eugene Kotlyarenko (Wobble Place, 0s & 1s) from a script co-written by Kotlyarenko and Gene McHugh.  The film stars Joe Keery (“Stranger Things”), Sasheer Zamata (“Saturday Night Live”), David Arquette (Scream franchise), Kyle Mooney (Brigsby Bear, “Saturday Night Live”), Mischa Barton (“The O.C.”), Frankie Grande (“Style Code Live”) and John DeLuca (Teen Beach Movie franchise).

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In Spree, Kurt (Keery) is a 23-year-old rideshare driver for Spree, who is so desperate for social media attention that he’ll stop at nothing to go viral. He comes up with a plan to livestream a rampage as a shortcut to infamy. Coining his evil scheme “#thelesson,” he installs a set of cameras in his car and begins streaming his rides. Wildly miscalculating the popularity that would come from his lethal scheme, Kurt’s desperation grows as he tries to find a way to overcome the plan’s flaws. In the middle of all this madness, a stand-up comedian (Zamata) with her own viral agenda crosses Kurt’s path and becomes the only hope to put a stop to his misguided carnage.