4.1/10
1,210
20 user 40 critic

Blood Runs Cold (2011)

Not Rated | | Horror | 2 July 2013 (USA)
Trailer
1:15 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Prime Video

Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.

Director:

Sonny Laguna
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Madness (Video 2010)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

Two cheerleaders hitchhike with two handsome boys, but soon they are captured by a family of violent Swedes.

Directors: Sonny Laguna, David Liljeblad, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Andreas Vaehi, Yohanna Idha, Max Wallmo
Animalistic (2015)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Emma is kidnapped and imprisoned by a trio of psychopaths.

Directors: Sonny Laguna, Tommy Wiklund
Stars: Hanna Oldenburg, Ralf Beck, Torbjörn Andersson
Vittra (2012)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Ida and Albin are a happy couple. They set off to a cabin in the vast Swedish woodlands to have a fun holiday with their friends. But under the floorboards waits an evil from Sweden's dark past.

Directors: Sonny Laguna, Tommy Wiklund
Stars: Patrik Berg-Almkvisth, Lisa Henni, Patrick Saxe
Horror

In 1963, Laura and her sister Beth is the sole heirs of an enormous estate, including a mansion, on a small remote island just off the coast. Beth has been unemployed for a long time and is... See full summary »

Directors: Sonny Laguna, Tommy Wiklund
Stars: Jenny Pellicer, Lisa Henni
Comedy | Horror | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Courtney Bates, the younger sister of Valerie, and her friends go to their condo for a weekend getaway, but Courtney can't get rid of the haunting feeling that a supernatural rockabilly driller killer is coming to murder them all.

Director: Deborah Brock
Stars: Crystal Bernard, Jennifer Rhodes, Kimberly McArthur
Bad Dreams (1988)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The lone survivor of a suicide cult wakes from a thirteen-year coma in a psychiatric ward, where other patients suddenly start dying under mysterious and gruesome circumstances.

Director: Andrew Fleming
Stars: Jennifer Rubin, Bruce Abbott, Richard Lynch
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of teenagers spends the night in a furniture store for a graduation party. A psycho killer starts to hunt them down and kill them off.

Director: Skip Schoolnik
Stars: Bunky Jones, Brittain Frye, Annette Sinclair
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A group of teenagers at a party find themselves being stalked by a maniacal killer in a Santa Claus costume.

Director: David Hess
Stars: Jennifer Runyon, Forrest Swanson, Linda Gentile
The Outing (1987)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

An ancient genie is released from a lamp when thieves ransack an old woman's house. They are killed and the lamp is moved to a museum to be studied. The curator's daughter is soon possessed... See full summary »

Director: Tom Daley
Stars: Deborah Winters, James Huston, Andra St. Ivanyi
The Slayer (1982)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings.

Director: J.S. Cardone
Stars: Sarah Kendall, Frederick Flynn, Carol Kottenbrook
The Black Cat (1981)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A professor with the psychic ability to communicate with the dead uses his powers on his pet cat in order to take vengeance upon his enemies.

Director: Lucio Fulci
Stars: Patrick Magee, Mimsy Farmer, David Warbeck
Stars: Burstin Bits, Lacey Boogeyman
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Ralf Beck Ralf Beck ... James
Star Butterfly Star Butterfly ... Winona (voice)
Elin Hugoson Elin Hugoson ... Liz
Hanna Oldenburg ... Winona
Andreas Rylander ... Carl
Patrick Saxe ... Richard
Edit

Storyline

In the dead of winter, Winona returns to her hometown for a much-needed break from her stressful lifestyle, but the relaxing vacation quickly turns into a frantic fight for survival. After running into some old friends at a local bar, the group returns to Winona's cabin to continue their reunion, but soon find themselves face-to-face with death. Disguised behind an icy mask, a killer is lurking and will not stop until there are no survivors. Blood Runs Cold is a frostbitten slasher that turns the snow red with gore.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

three word title | killer | winter | See All (3) »

Taglines:

Hell Just Froze Over

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

Sweden

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 July 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A halál jeges lehellete See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$5,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Stockholm Syndrome Film See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

During the 35 shooting days the temperature were always around 15 to 20 below zero degrees Celsius. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A film of two halves
18 June 2015 | by Leofwine_dracaSee all my reviews

BLOOD RUNS COLD is an ultra low budget Swedish slasher flick, shot in English and made on an apparent budget of just $5000. That it looks as good as films made for ten or even a hundred times the budget is testament to the skill of the director and production team. Still, it's a pity that the quality of the writing doesn't match the quality of the film-making, as this turns out to be a predictable movie in the extreme in terms of its non-existent storyline.

It's also a film of two halves, with the first half by far the worst. Not much happens here, other than setting up an uninteresting heroine and various supporting characters who are little more than fodder for the killer. The good news is that things pick up - considerably - in the second half, which is a straightforward action-packed slasher flick with some remarkably gory death scenes and some fun stalk 'n' slash moments. The gore effects are very well done on the budget and the narrative as a whole is relatively enjoyable if you like slasher films. Just a shame that the first half was so slow.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 20 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed