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House of Purgatory and a Trip to Hell: A Film Review

23 October 2016 10:20 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

*full disclosure: an online screener of this film was provided by Terror Films. This critic has worked on some publicity for this title. **there are spoilers here. Director/writer: Tyler Christensen. Cast: Torey Michael Adkins, Laura Coover, Aaron Galvin, Brian Krause and Marika Engelhardt. House or Purgatory is a recent horror release from Terror Films and first time director Tyler Christensen. Filmed partly in Wisconsin, the film's central story is based on an urban legend. At a haunted house attraction, participants can get there money back, if they can get through the scariest attraction, ever built! Christensen sets a consistent dramatic, horrifying tone. However, the moral of his story is muddied along the way. The setting is supposed to be Purgatory, but the evidence suggests that this is Hell. Yet, none of characters are the typical sinners. The film's story would have been more cohesive, if Christensen would have stuck »

- (Michael Allen)

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Tyler Chrstensen's House of Purgatory Locks You in the Darkness with "The Shack" Clip

20 October 2016 11:24 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

House of Purgatory is set to release this Friday, October 21st. This horror title, from director Tyler Christensen, involves four teenagers and their trip to a "fabled haunted house." Inside the house, their deepest secrets are revealed before each other. House of Purgatory stars Brian Krause ("Charmed"), Anne Leighton ("Criminal Minds") and Laura Coover. As well, the film was shown at the Fear Fete Horror Film Festival and La's Shriekfest. Now, a new clip, titled "The Shack" is sure to unsettle viewers. The film has received a number of positive reviews. Horror Freak News noticed the excellent acting: "the film's greatest assets are the talented cast." Some of that acting can be seen in the preview below. Also, Culture Crypt mentioned the great writing, by Christensen: "the [film] offers more thematic depth than typical haunted house slashers, which assists in elevating House of Purgatory above its peers in terms of context. »

- (Michael Allen)

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Exclusive: House of Purgatory director on one of 2016’s scariest Halloween movies

20 October 2016 9:33 AM, PDT | Monsters and Critics | See recent Monsters and Critics news »

House of Purgatory promises to be one of this Halloween season’s scariest movies. From first-time writer/director Tyler Christensen, it is based on a terrifying urban legend he used to hear as a child in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The story sees four mid-western teens go looking for the mysterious House of Purgatory on Halloween night. It somehow knows their deepest secrets and starts to use them against them. The movie stars Anne Leighton (Grimm, Nashville, Criminal Minds) alongside Laura Coover (How To Get Away With Murder, Castle) Aaron Galvin, and Brad Fry — with Brian Krause (Charmed) as The Skeleton. more »

- Julian Cheatle

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House of Purgatory Reveals Amber's "Promiscuous Secrets" in this Clip

28 September 2016 8:09 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

Terror Films has released a clip for Tyler Christensen's House of Purgatory. The clip is titled "Promiscuous Secrets" and this short preview introduces several of the film's characters, including Amber (Laura Coover). Amber's past comes back to haunt her, in this short video. House of Purgatory also stars: Torey Michael Adkins and Marika Engelhardt. Slated for an October release, a preview for the film's launch is hosted here. The film's story takes place on Halloween night. Several friends head out to a haunted house. Once there, events take a strange turn, when the characters' inner secrets and fears are brought out, into the light. Now, this location is drawing everyone down into the depths of despair, while threatening their very lives. The clip, "Promiscuous Secrets," focuses on the character Amber. She faces her past, pregnant self. But, she also faces a malevolent villain, who kidnaps her. Fans can find out what happens to Amber, »

- (Michael Allen)

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House Of Purgatory – Once You Enter You Can Never Leave in this Official Trailer

26 July 2016 11:00 AM, PDT | Horror News | See recent Horror News news »

In September of 2015, genre distributor, Terror Films announced it had acquired Worldwide rights to the horror film, House Of Purgatory by first time writer/director Tyler Christensen. The film stars Brian Krause (best known for his eight-season portrayal of “Leo Wyatt” on Charmed), Anne Leighton (CBS’ Criminal Minds) and Laura Coover (ABC’s How To Get Away With …

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Trailer and poster for horror House of Purgatory

23 July 2016 10:00 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A poster and trailer have arrived online for the upcoming horror House of Purgatory starring Brian Krause, Anne Leighton and Laura Coover; check them out here…

Four Teenagers go looking for a legendary haunted house that gives you money back for every floor you can complete. Once finding it, they realize the house is much more terrifying than a normal Halloween attraction – the house knows each of their secrets and one by one uses them against the teens.

Written and directed by Tyler Christensen, House of Purgatory features cast that also includes Torey Adkins, Marika Engelhardt, Brad Fry and Aaron Galvin.


- Amie Cranswick

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Horror Highlights: Nightmare Soup Kickstarter, Star Trek Coloring Book, House Of Purgatory, Boldy Go

20 July 2016 8:15 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

A Kickstarter for Nightmare Soup, a short story collection of terrifying tales filled with illustrations from artist Andy Sciazko, has launched. Also in today’s Highlights: a trailer for House of Purgatory and more Star Trek-themed news! In celebration of Star Trek‘s 50th anniversary, we have details on two Star Trek adult coloring books and Idw Publishing’s new comic series, Boldly Go.

Nightmare Soup Kickstarter Details: From Kickstarter: “A new collection of short horror stories and frightful illustrations for both kids and adults.

Nightmare Soup is a collection of 30 short horror stories meant to terrify both kids and adults.

Each story is accompanied by a ghastly illustration from the mind of Andy Sciazko… the kind of illustrations that will disturb you in the best way possible. Here’s a quick preview…

“Noodles” – A young boy on vacation in a far off country decides to try a local “delicacy. »

- Tamika Jones

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