Ever since Bloody Disgusting first boasted Javier Botet‘s work here on Bloody Disgusting, he’s become a horror rockstar. From his work in Mama to Conjuring 2, Crimson Peak and even [REC], he’s the creepiest practical effect that horror has right now.
Botet’s magestic eeriness can next be seen in Caradog James’ Don’t Knock Twice, which makes its Blu-ray and DVD debut as a Walmart exclusive on June 6th, 2017, from Scream Factory, in conjunction with IFC Midnight. The Blu-ray + DVD Combo will be available everywhere August 1st, 2017.
should need to know is that Don’t Knock Twice has some absolutely freakish visuals, including unbelievable effects work that make the witch come to life. If you’ve felt robbed of seeing the witch in other films, this one is going to deliver the goods in spades. Here’s proof in an excluisve clip to go along with a very special behind-the-scenes featurette that shows the crew prepping Botet for his work in this scene!
Luiz reviewed the Don’t Knock Twice, which stars genre fav Katee Sackhoff (Oculus, Riddick, Battlestar Galactica), calling it “a charming and well-crafted thriller.”
“Don’t Knock Twice follows a guilt-ridden mother (Sackhoff) who wants to reconnect with the daughter (Boynton) she was forced to place into care. To save her estranged daughter, she has to uncover the terrifying truth behind the urban legend of a vengeful, demonic witch.”
Also featured are Lucy Boynton (Miss Potter, Ballet Shoes, Mo) and Nick Moran (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows). James (The Machine, Little White Lies) directed from a script by writing duo Mark Huckerby and Nick Ostler, whose credits include Howl. The film is produced by Red & Black Films’ John Giwa-Amu (The Machine, The Call Up) and Seymour Films’ Claire Moorsom.