This week marks the return of one of the most beloved horror franchises of all time, with Predator Crash landing on Hulu alongside an all-new prequel tale set in the distant past.
Plus, we’re getting a brand new slasher flick from Blumhouse and Peacock, and the latest A24 horror flick is also coming to select theaters as we head into the weekend.
Here are all the new horror releases August 1-August 7, 2022!
This week’s new horror offerings kicked off with indie Allegory on Shudder yesterday and on mainstream VODs today, the first Powerman 5000 movie spider one.
Kris Fox (Franc), Adam Busch (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), Bryce Johnson (“Pretty Little Liars”) and Compton Scout (Halloween) star in the musician’s first horror film.
In Allegory“A group of artists’ lives unwittingly become entangled as their obsessions and insecurities manifest monsters, demons, and death.”
Formerly titled The cowVertical Entertainment brings Gone into the night at home and on VOD outlets today, August 2, a new film starring winona ryder (“Stranger Things”).
John Gallagher Jr. (10 Cloverfield Lane), Dermot Mulroney (The mail), Owen Teague (This deductible) and Brianne Tju (47 meters below: without cagelisten)) also starred in the film.
In the film, “Kath (Ryder) and her boyfriend (Gallagher Jr.) arrive at a remote cabin in the redwoods, only to find that a mysterious young couple are already there.
“The charter has apparently been double-booked, and with nowhere to go, they decide to share the cabin with these strangers. When her boyfriend goes missing with the young woman, Kath becomes obsessed with finding an explanation for their sudden breakup, but the truth is far stranger than she could have ever imagined.
Eli Horowitz (“Homecoming”) directed the film, co-written with Matthew Derby.
Billed as a southern gothic horror film, Vincent Grashawthe new movie What Josiah saw will broadcast exclusively on quiver from this Thursday, October 4.
“After two decades, a damaged family reunites at their remote farmhouse, where they confront long-buried secrets and sins from the past.”
Robert Patrick (The Terminator), Nick Stahl (city of sin), Scott Haze (God’s Son) and Kelli Garner (Lars and the real girl) star.
Robert Alan Dilts wrote the screenplay for the film.
XYZ Movies brought Addison Heimannthe SXSW horror movie Hypochondriac to select theaters last week, and the film will now make its way to on-demand outlets on August 4.
We obtain Donnie Darko vibes from the trailer, which you can find below.
In the film, written and directed by Addison Heimann…
“Will, a young Hispanic gay potter, is a gregarious guy. Her boss is terrible, but he has a great boyfriend and a great job. Unfortunately, behind this veneer lies a dark past of violence and mental illness that he desperately tries to hide. When his bipolar mother comes out of the woodwork after ten years of silence, he begins to exhibit inexplicable symptoms and becomes obsessed, determined to solve his own mystery.
The cast for Hypochondriac understand Zach Villa, Devon Graye, Paget Brewster, Marlene Forte, Madeline Zima, Yumarie Moralesand Chris Doubek.
This Friday is a big day for a new horror, which kicks off with Dan Trachtenbergit is (10 Cloverfield Lane) new movie Preywhich is revealed exclusively on Hulu this Friday August 5th.
Set long before the events of the other films in the franchise, Prey documents the very first time a Predator hunted on Earth, introducing an all-new beast called “Feral Predator”. He’s leaner, meaner, and meaner than ever, and the only thing standing in his way is a fierce female warrior on a quest to prove her worth to her tribe.
Amber Midthunder (“Legion”) Stars in Upcoming Hulu Predator film Prey as a Comanche woman who goes against gender norms and traditions to become a warrior. Located in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, Prey is the story of a young warrior named Naru.
Naru was raised in the shadow of some of the most legendary hunters that roam the Great Plains, so when danger threatens her camp, she sets out to protect her people. The prey she ultimately tracks down and confronts turns out to be a highly evolved predator with an advanced arsenal, resulting in a vicious and terrifying showdown between the two adversaries.
A24the new horror movie Body Body Body heads to select theaters this Friday, August 5, 2022, before expanding and releasing everywhere on August 12, 2022.
In the A24 slasher, “When a group of wealthy twenties plan a hurricane party at a remote family mansion, a board game goes deadly in this fresh and fun look at backstabbing, fake friends and a party that went very, very wrong.”
Meagan Navarro wrote in her review for BD: “Using a familiar game of social deduction to implode a wealthy group of fake friends in the most heinous of ways creates a moment of demented fun that’s just as mean-spirited with horror as it is with comedy.”
The cast of A24’s latest film includes Amandla Stenberg, Maria Bakalova, Pete Davidson, Rachel Sennott, Myha’la Herrold, Chase Sui Wondersand Lee Pace.
Halina Reijn directed Body Body Body for A24, written by Kristen Roupenian, Sarah Delappe, Chloe Okuno (V/H/S/94, observer), Joshua Sharpand Aaron Jackson.
Andrew Semansit is Resurrection will be released by IFC Films in theaters and on demand on Friday, the film starring Rebecca Room (The night house) and Tim Roth (reservoir dogs).
In Resurrection“Margaret (Hall) leads a successful and orderly life, perfectly balancing the demands of her busy career and single parenthood with her fiercely independent daughter Abbie. Everything is under control. But that careful balance is upset when an unwanted shadow of his past, David (Tim Roth), returns, taking with him the horrors of Margaret’s past.
“Fighting her growing fear, Margaret must confront the monster she’s shunned for two decades who has come to wrap up their unfinished business. Writer-director Andrew Semans creates pure chaos one moment and feelings of deep familiarity the next. , creating a film that promises an engrossing emotional journey fused with a grand horn-style living nightmare.
Meagan Navarro’s criticism of the Sundance calls Resurrection a showcase for Rebecca Hall. Meagan writes, “Because Semans infused horror into this psychological thriller, Resurrection captivatingly goes to dark and gruesome places. At first, a grotesque nightmare scene gives only a small hint of where Margaret’s journey will end.
And to top it all, Peacock releases Blumhouse slasher movie They they this Friday, August 5, where Kevin Bacon welcomes campers to a safe summer camp space.
Of course, this space is actually anything but safe…
They theypronounced “They-slash-Them”, is a slasher horror film set in an LGBTQIA+ conversion camp, produced, written and directed by John Logan (“Penny Dreadful”).
In the film, “Several queer and trans campers join Whistler for a week of programming intended to ‘help them find a new sense of freedom.’ As camp methods become increasingly psychologically destabilizing, campers must work together to protect themselves.When a mysterious killer starts claiming victims, things get even more dangerous.