Thriller ‘Freaks’ Coming to Digital Dec. 3 and Disc Dec. 10 From Well Go

The thriller Freaks will debut on digital Dec. 3 and Blu-ray combo pack and DVD Dec. 10 from Well Go USA Entertainment.

Directed by Zach Lipovsky (Leprechaun: Origins, “Kim Possible”) and Adam B. Stein (“Kim Possible”), the film stars Emile Hirsch (Once Upon a Time … in HollywoodSpeed Racer), Bruce Dern (NebraskaComing Home), Grace Park (“Hawaii 5-0,” “Battlestar Galactica”), Amanda Crew (The Haunting in ConnecticutThe Age of Adaline) and Lexy Kolker (“Shooter,” “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”).

In the film, kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat — or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what’s really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn’t so simple, the danger is very real.

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Bonus materials includes director’s commentary and a behind-the-scenes featurette.

Korean Crime Thriller ‘The Gangster, the Cop and the Devil’ Due on Blu-ray Oct. 1 From Well Go

The Korean action crime thriller The Gangster, the Cop and the Devil will come out on Blu-ray Disc Oct. 1 from Well Go USA Entertainment.

The film follows fierce gang boss Jang Dong-su (Don Lee) who is violently attacked after a fender bender on a rainy night. After fighting back, he barely escapes, however his reputation as a feared leader is damaged beyond repair. The only way to restore his image is to find his attacker and exact revenge. Jang teams up with Detective Jung Tae-seok (Kim Moo Yul) to find the assailant, but soon discovers the attacker is actually a serial killer. With no support from the police department, detective Jung is forced to use gang boss Jang’s resources in order to track down the killer. The two men must work together to find a man simply known as “K.”

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Sylvester Stallone’s Balboa Productions has confirmed plans for a remake of the film, according to Well Go.

Thriller ‘Tone-Deaf’ Coming to Disc and Digital Oct. 22 From Lionsgate

The genre-bending thriller Tone-Deaf arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital), DVD, and digital Oct. 22 from Lionsgate.

This film is currently available on demand.

Tone-Deaf  follows Olive (Amanda Crew, TV’s “Silicon Valley”), who after being dumped by both her boss and her boyfriend, flees the city for the weekend and rents an ornate country house from a widower named Harvey (Robert Patrick, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, TV’s “The X-Files,” “True Blood”). She’s hoping for a few days of peace. What she gets is a weekend of sheer terror, as Olive awakens Harvey’s darkest urges — and is plunged into a blood-soaked fight for her life.

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Disc special features include a making-of featurette.

‘Charlie’s Angels,’ ‘The King of Queens’ Series Sets on Mill Creek October Disc Slate

Complete series sets of the classic 1970s TV show “Charlie’s Angels” and “The King of Queens” are among the titles on the October disc slate for Mill Creek Entertainment

Due Oct. 15 is the complete series of “The King of Queens,” starring Kevin James and Leah Remini, on DVD. The series, which ran for nine seasons, stars James as Doug Heffernan, a lovable regular guy with an adoring wife, Carrie (Remini), and a frustrating father-in-law (Jerry Stiller) under his roof. The set is priced at $74.98.

Oct. 29 comes the complete series set of “Charlie’s Angels” on Blu-ray Disc for the first time at $169.98. The 1970s detective show stars Kate Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Ladd, Shelley Hack and Tanya Roberts. The series, about three girls who go to work for Charles Townsend, a mysterious man they never see, at his Beverly Hills detective agency, ran for five seasons. The set includes the 2011 TV reboot starring Rachel Taylor, Anne Ilonzeh and Minka Kelly.

Also due Oct. 29 is the double feature Blu-ray of Little Women and Marie Antoinette at $14.98. Little Women stars Claire Danes, Winona Ryder (“Stranger Things”) and Kirsten Dunst in the class Louisa May Alcott story. Marie Antoinette, directed by Sofia Coppola, stars Dunst as the famously fashionable and villainous queen who purportedly told her starving people, “Let them eat cake.” Dunst portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France’s young and indifferent King Louis XVI (Jason Schwartzman). Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate.

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Finally, on Oct. 29, Mill Creek releases the horror thriller The Thing (2011), a prelude to John Carpenter’s 1982 classic film, at $14.98 on Blu-ray. When paleontologist Kate Lloyd (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their experiment has freed a mysterious being from its frozen prison. Paranoia spreads like an epidemic as a creature that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive.

Fantasy Thriller ‘Shadowplay’ Coming to DVD and Digital Aug. 27 From Random Media

The fantasy mystery-thriller Shadowplay will come out on DVD, on demand and digital Aug. 27 from Random Media.

Starring Tony Eusoff, Juria Hartmans, Radhi Khalid and Stephen Rahman Hughes, it follows private eye Anton Shaw (Eusoff), who is hired to find a young woman Lamya (Hartmans) whose disappearance may be linked to a traumatic event in his own childhood. While investigating, his obsession with finding her awakens evil forces from his youth and he must overcome his own demons who have returned to prevent him from unlocking a dormant power to manifest his dreams into reality. As the truth of the case merges with the fiction of a 1980s game book Anton is reading, he’s drawn deeper into the story, unsure if he’s losing touch with the real world. In Anton’s search for answers, a mysterious man seems to either be guiding him, or luring him into a fatal trap but nonetheless is holding the key to Lamya’s disappearance.

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As Anton gets closer to the truth, he finds Lamya’s diary, and discovers it is a magical tome that enables its owner to rewrite their life into whatever they wish it to be. Did Lamya vanish into a realm of her own creation or has Anton inadvertently re-imagined his own life through these pages? With everyone involved either gunning for his life or roping him into deadly situations, Anton is certain that wherever the labyrinthine path leads him, he will find Lamya — if he can stay alive long enough.

Filmed in Kuala Lumpur, Shadowplay is executive produced by Ken Petrie of 27 Ten Productions and directed by Tony Pietra Arjuna.

‘Ladyworld’ to Hit DVD and VOD Aug. 27 From MVD

The horror thriller Ladyworld will come out on DVD and VOD Aug. 27 from MVD Entertainment Group.

Cleopatra Entertainment will theatrically release the film nationwide Aug. 2.

Ladyworld — a modernized all-girl story inspired by Lord of the Flies — stars Ariela Barer, Annalise Basso (Captain Fantastic), Ryan Simpkins (Brigsby Bear, The House), Odessa Adlon, Maya Hawke (“Stranger Things” season three), Tatsumi Romano, Zora Casebere and Atheena Frizzell. It follows eight teenage girls who are trapped in an endless birthday party after a massive earthquake. The girls’ sanity and psyches dissolve as they run out of food and water. Eventually, they regress to their basic instincts, exploiting each other’s fears and insecurities.

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Ladyworld enjoyed recent success on the festival circuit, including BFI London Film Festival, Fantastic Fest, TIFF Next Wave, Denver Film Festival and SF Indie Fest.

The film will have an East Coast premiere Aug.2 at the Cinema Village in New York and a West Coast premiere Aug. 2 at the Arena Cinelounge in Los Angeles with a Q&A with director Amanda Kramer and cast.

Korean Crime Caper ‘The Swindlers’ Due on Blu-ray Disc July 30 From Well Go

The Swindlers, a Korean crime caper film, will come out on Blu-ray Disc July 30 from Well Go USA Entertainment.

High stakes and fast talk are the game in this film starring Yoo Ji-tae, Hyun Bin, Bae Seong-woo, Park Sung-woong and Nana as unlikely allies from different sides of the law. Each member of the team has their own motives, but they’ll have to work together to achieve their common goal — trapping the world’s most legendary con man.

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De Palma’s ‘Domino’ Falls to Digital and Disc July 30 From Lionsgate

Brian De Palma’s action-thriller Domino is coming to Blu-ray Disc (plus digital), DVD and digital July 30 from Lionsgate.

The film is currently available on demand.

Featuring international sets from Scandinavia to Spain, the film stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (“Game of Thrones”), Carice van Houten and Guy Pearce.

In the film, a Copenhagen police officer, Christian (Coster-Wealdau), seeks justice for his partner’s murder by ISIS member Imran. Determined to hunt Imran down, Christian and Alex (van Houten), a fellow cop and his late partner’s mistress, are unwittingly caught in a deadly cat-and-mouse chase with a duplicitous CIA agent (Pearce) who is using Imran as a pawn to trap other ISIS members. Their quest for revenge becomes a race against time to save their own lives.

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Domino was released domestically on May 31, 2019, by Saban Films, skipping theaters and premiering on demand over the Internet. It is De Palma’s first film since 2012’s Passion.

Thriller ‘Unwritten’ Coming to Digital and DVD May 21 From Random Media

The psychological sci-fi thriller feature film Unwritten will come out on digital, DVD and on demand May 21 from Random Media.

Starring Gabriel Burrafato (“Criminal Minds”), Brittany Hoza (Annabelle Comes Home), Mark Justice (The Immortal Wars), Ben Stobber (Bus Party to Hell), Lorenzo Lamas (“Falcon Crest”) and Abraham Rodriguez (Power Rangers Beast Morpher), the film follows Albert (Burrafato), an agoraphobic, failed writer who lives in a used bookstore. He becomes convinced that a mysterious customer is actually the villain from a story that he never finished writing. When no one believes him, he is forced to overcome his fears in an attempt to save his estranged daughter and also the world. Is this character real or only a figment of Albert’s imagination?

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Filmed in a Las Vegas family-run bookstore, Unwritten has picked up several film festival awards including Best Feature, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography and Best Thriller.

Thriller ‘Eyes and Prize’ Coming on Digital and DVD From Random Media May 14

The British drama-thriller Eyes and Prize will be unveiled on digital, DVD and on demand May 14 from Random Media.

The film, skewering the cult of instant celebrity, follows four contestants who one by one arrive to the set of a brand-new reality show beaming live 24/7 over the internet. There’s no stage manager there to meet them, no-one to tell them what to do and, locked inside, no-one tells them how long they’re going to be there.

The film stars Alanna Flynn (Anuvahood), Jackson Bews (Black Mirror), Gerard McDermott (Set the Thames on Fire) and Nick Blakeley (Goodbye Christopher Robin).

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Eyes and Prize has appeared at such film festivals as Cinequest, CineExcess, the London Independent Film Festival, the Laughlin International Film Festival and the Ramsgate International Film Festival.