5 items from 2016
For this week’s Fright At Home, we’re taking a look at three films that couldn’t possibly be more different from each other. Scream’s Factory Bluray/DVD combo pack of the James Spader-led slasher mystery, Jack’S Back; The hilarious and completely irreverent splatterfest, Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse; and finally, The Goetz Brothers’ remake of the French extreme classic, Martyrs. Something for everyone with this week. Dive right in and enjoy!
Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse (Dir. Christopher B. Landon)
Having been suffocated to death by zombie films, shows and everything else, I dreaded watching this one. I put it off time and time again, thinking it would be a very bad experience, but thankfully, I was completely wrong. A film that provides an infinite amount of laughs, gags and some over the top gore and innuendos, Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse »
- Jerry Smith
In his directorial debut, Kevin Pollak signs on an impressive roster of actors, comedians, stand-ups, writers, and more, all to come together and answer one of the most dumbfounding questions known comedy lovers everywhere: do you truly have to be miserable in order to be funny?
Actors from Sam Rockwell, Bobby Cannavale, Matthew Perry, Nick Swardson, William H. Macy, Tom Hanks, Maria Bamford, Lisa Kudrow, and more were on film talking about comedy and how they came to it, as were writer/directors Jon Favreau, Kevin Smith, Judd Apatow, Larry David, Marc Maron, Lewis Black, and more. And of course, a large score of comedians were in attendance, such as Jimmy Fallon, Amy Schumer, Martin Short, Whoopi Goldberg, Christopher Guest, Greg Proops, Jimmy Pardo, Penn Jillete, Jim Gaffigan, David Koechner, Kevin Nealon, Rob Delaney, James L. Brooks, Andy Richter. And of course a whole lot more people that offer some »
- Catherina Gioino
Happy 2016, everyone! I sure hope you received some shopping money this holiday season, as this first week of horror and sci-fi home entertainment releases is a big one and we’ve got a lot to look forward to. Two of my personal favorites of 2015 are making their way home this week to Blu-ray and DVD—Deathgasm and Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse—and Universal is serving up a double dose of terror with their releases of The Green Inferno and The Visit.
Scream Factory is also keeping busy with their double feature Blu-ray of The House Where Evil Dwells / Ghost Warrior and Over Your Dead Body, the latest from Takashi Miike. Other notable releases on January 5th include The Inhabitants, Wrecker, Condemned, and Kill Game.
High School is Hell! Metal-thrashing Brodie is an outcast in a sea of jocks and cheerleaders until he »
- Heather Wixson
Now out on Digital HD and VOD, Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse will be unleashed on Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow from Paramount Home Media Distribution. To celebrate the occasion, we've been provided with two Blu-ray / DVD combo packs to give away.
How to Enter: For a chance to win, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Scouts Guide Contest”. Be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Entry Details: The contest will end at 12:01am Est on January 10th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per household will be accepted.
Press Release: Filled with “wall-to-wall laughs, thrills and chills” (Steve Barton, Dread Central), the hilariously outrageous horror comedy »
- Derek Anderson
Take the zombie apocalypse and throw in equal doses of absolute absurdity and over-the-top humor. That's the jist of Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, the R-rated look at how the unlikeliest of boy scout heroes and their cocktail waitress pal take on hoards of zombies.
Paramount Home Video is bringing Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse to Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on January 5, and we've teamed up with the studio to offer three lucky readers each a copy of the combo pack that includes the film on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital.
For a chance to win one, all you have to do is fill out and submit the short entry form below. The odds of winning are increased each and every time you stop back to enter again for as many days as the contest is open. You must be a resident of the U.S. or Canada to enter. »
5 items from 2016
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