On the 4th of July, Film Financier and Distributor Epic Pictures will be releasing the DVD of the multi-award winning anthology horror film The Dark Tapes, which will be available to purchase online and will also be available nationwide via Redbox.
The Dark Tapes is a horrifying blend of terror and mayhem which takes the viewer on a twisted journey into the world of paranormal activity, demonic possession, and the supernatural. The stellar cast includes a who’s-who of genre talent such as Cortney Palm (Sushi Girl, Zombeavers, Death House), Brittany Underwood (Nickelodeon’s Hollywood Heights), and Emilia Ares Zorayn (Amazon’s Bosch, V/H/S: Viral).
To date, the film has garnered 61 awards and nominations on the festival circuit including multiple nods as Best Horror Feature, Best of Show, Best Ensemble Cast, placing it #2 all-time for “found-footage” movies (source: imdb.com), right after the 1999 original worldwide smash The Blair Witch Project. The Dark Tapes was directed by Michael McQuown and Emmy Award winning make-up effects artist, Vincent J. Guastini (Requiem for a Dream, The Last of the Mohicans).
Epic Pictures handled the worldwide distribution (excluding North America) of Sundance’s scariest film, V/H/S and its sequel V/H/S VIRAL. They have theatrically distributed popular films such as Saturn award winner, Big Ass Spider!; Rondo Award winner, horror anthology, Tales of Halloween; Saturn, Ronda, SXSW, Fantasia winner, and Sundance Favorite, Turbo Kid; festival favorite, Jeruzalem and SXSW favorite Nina Forever.