‘Parasomnia’ Tops Off This Week’s Horror In Your House

Welcome to this week’s edition of Horror In Your House that’s spotlight is on William Malone’s (House on Haunted Hill, Feardotcom) return to horror with the long-delayed Parasomnia, a Gothic love story starring Jeffrey Combs (Re-Animator). Also arriving this week is the Aussie thriller Prey, now known as The Outback. At least we’ve got a few good rentals, no?Horror In Your House
July 13, 2010

AEGAI SOMNIA: Big Bite Entertainment

A Sick Man’s Dreams! Edgar is living in the shadow of his wife’s sudden death. Haunted by vivid hallucinations and a faceless city threatening to swallow him whole, Edgar’s world begins to unravel as his nightmares become a reality and he is left with a choice: prison or paradise.

CRUSH: Phase 4

Julian, an exchange student and disgraced martial arts champion, is seduced by a mysterious and beautiful woman, Anna, while house-sitting a lavish mansion. Anna’s infatuation and obsessive behavior soon turns Julian’s life into a living hell where not even his martial arts skills can save him.

THE DEAD ARE ALIVE: Code Red

A photographer on an archaeological expedition digging up Etruscan ruins in Italy begins to suspect that not all the Etruscans buried there are actually dead.

FEEDING THE MASSES HORROR COLLECTION (CREATURE FROM THE HILLBILLY LAGOON, FEEDING THE MASSES, NECROVILLE, SPLATTER DISCO; 4-DVD rerelease): Shock-O-Rama

FEEDING THE MASSES: In a nation dominated by mass media manipulation, rampant consumerism and government brainwashing, a zombie epidemic is bringing the recently deceased back to life.

CREATURE FROM THE HILLBILLY LAGOON: Following a toxic spill, science students are set upon by insane, inbred locals.

NECROVILLE: Fired from their jobs, two slackers must wage war on the living dead just to earn a living wage in a town overrun by zombies, vampires and werewolves.

Splatter Disco: When the city council threatens to shut down The Den O’ Iniquity for acts of PERVERSION, a serial killer begins targeting club patrons and employees, brutally murdering anyone that gets in the way.

THE HORROR VAULT VOL. 3: Big Bite Entertainment

Five new stories of grueling horror: A Christmas Haunting, Zombie Office, Undone, Unchangeable, and The Psychomanteum.

KILLER CAR: Cinema Epoch

An attractive college couple goes on a road trip with some friends. Their destination: majestic waterfalls far away from civilization. Unfortunately the used car they bought is possessed by the tortured spirit of its original owner who met a tragic end behind the wheel. Now this “killer car” will take them on an unexpected detour… to the morgue.

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 XVIII (LOST CONTINENT, CRASH OF THE MOONS, THE BEAST OF YUCCA FLATS, JACK FROST; 4-DVD set): Shout! Factory

The Mads of Deep 13 and the loyal yet helpless crew of the Satellite of Love, including Joel, Mike, Tom Servo, Crow T. Robot and Gypsy, cordially invite you to join them as they pay tribute to some of the finest-quality cheesefests this side of Gouda! This 18th laugh-filled edition of Mystery Science Theater 3000 promises to keep you as entertained as ever with four episodes never before available on DVD!

THE OUTBACK: Xenon

Three couples set out to the West Australian desert on a 4WD holiday and unluckily end up in the same area, at the same time of year, as did a similar set of tourists 20 years prior, whose abandoned vehicles and totally unused supplies were found in the sand dunes near an Aboriginal sacred site. The trip ends….badly.

PARASOMNIA (DVD & Blu-ray): E1 (TEX’S PICK OF THE WEEK)

Since childhood, Laura has suffered from a bizarre medical condition that forces her to spend most of her life in a dream state. Confined to a hospital bed, she attracts Danny, an art student, who learns a terrifying mass murderer is stalking her.

TEX SAYS: Look, Bill Malone has had a pretty terrible track record when it comes to horror films that actually deliver the goods, but cheesy fun like his HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL remake and the wildly derivative but still well done MOH episode FAIR HAIRED CHILD give hope that this flick might be worth a look.

PORNOGRAPHY: A THRILLER: Wolfe

This intriguing thriller weaves together three different but curiously related stories centering on the mysterious disappearance of quintessential boy-next-door porn star Mark Anton.

PRIMAL RAGE: Code Red

A scientist at a Florida university inadvertently creates a “rage virus” while performing experiments intended to restore dead brain tissue in baboons. When a journalist for the college paper breaks into the campus lab, he’s bitten by one of the infected baboons; the virus soon spreads to a trio of rapists and a valley girl, all of whom go on killing sprees.

SCREAM GIRLS: Cinema Epoch

It is believed that the spirit of a young girl who was killed by a prank turned tragic, haunts the hallways of a school. The day is coming where she will reach full strength and get revenge on the kids responsible for her death.