Hannover House and theatrical subsidiary Medallion Releasing have entered into an agreement with South Florida-based Entertainment Factory for a national theatrical release of Death House from writer-director B. Harrison Smith. The horror-thriller features an all-star cast of genre superstars and will open on approximately one-hundred theatres in top USA markets beginning February 23, 2018, Bloody Disgusting learned.
“Death House takes place in a secret, maximum security prison populated by a horrific crew of extremely dangerous inmates. When an unexpected power outage sets the prisoners free, a group of visiting VIPs must scramble for their lives.”
The cast is massive, featuring Kane Hodder (Monster, 2001 Maniacs), Dee Wallace (E.T.), Adrienne Barbeau (Swamp Thing), Sid Haig (Devil’s Rejects), Michael Berryman (The Hills Have Eyes), Tony Todd (Candyman), and Lindsay Hartley (Smallville).
Other notable cast members include Barbara Crampton, Bill Mosley, Lloyd Kaufman, R.A. Mihailoff, Vincent Ward, Richard Speight, Jr., Beverly Randolf, Debbie Rachon and Felissa Rose.
The film was co-written by the legendary Gunnar Hansen, of Texas Chainsaw Massacre Fame, and was produced by Rick Finkelstein (Area 407, Garlic and Gunpowder) and Steven Chase (Garlic and Gunpowder).