|release date (Hulu, DVD)||November 5 2013|
|studio||Bloody Disgusting Selects|
|director||The Mo Brothers|
|writer||The Mo Brothers|
|starring||Shareefa Daanish, Julie Estelle, Imelda Therrine, Sigi Wimala, Ario Bayu|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisWhen a group of friends traveling through the countryside stops to help a young woman, they cannot imagine the nightmare this act of kindness will soon unleash. After accepting an invitation to dinner from Dara, the rescued woman's mother, the night turns into a crimson-hell for the six friends. Trapped in an isolated home in the woods, the friends find themselves hunted down by Dara and her cult-like family of three deadly protégés—each born and raised to systematically eliminate unsuspecting passers-by for one nefarious reason.
A couple years ago I caught a short named Dara, which I enjoyed quite a bit, so I was curious to see how the feature version, Macabre, played out. The story has been changed some in order to accommodate a 90 minute narrative, but unlike certain other films of its type, I never got the impression that I was watching a padded version of a story intended to be told in 20 minutes… at least until its final reel. Slight spoilers follow. …Read More