you’ve been sitting around grumbling that not
enough films star Jean Claude Van Damme and Dolph
Lundgren these days, then you are in luck, as Dark
Castle and After Dark are about to launch After Dark
After years of the After Dark Originals and 8 Films
to Die For horror brands, the new franchise will launch
in May with five movies that will open theatrically
and On Demand in the US May 11th.
And what are these films?
Well, there’s Transit (“the
camping trip was meant to reunite the Sidwell family...
it's not. When they are hunted and terrorized by violent
bank robbers their very survival will depend on working
together”) starring Jim Caviezel.
Van Damme in Dragon Eyes (“in
St. Jude, drug dealers and corrupt cops have destroyed
an urban neighborhood. But newcomer, Hong, has the
fighting skills and moral vision to save this town
Kid (“a former NCAA champion wrestler
is paroled after 10 years in prison. Now to save a
friend's life in a series of cage fights he must agree
to do the impossible... lose”) directed
by Jason Connery.
House (“Dave and Emma have found
the perfect house until they discover a stash of heroin
and end up imprisoned in it by violent thugs”)
with Dolph Lundgren.
El Gringo (“a man crossing
into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000, and a bloody
past, finds himself under sudden attack in the sleepy
town of El Fronteras") starring Christian
mission is to create innovative, first-rate entertainment
for action lovers everywhere” says After
Dark CEO Courtney Solomon. How successful that mission
is remains to be seen…