We’re just a few days away from the first Friday the 13th of 2017, and that means we’ve got some fun horror-related things going on! Of course, tattoo shops will still be offering their discounted “13” collections (Of course we’re getting another one). Usually, this is where we make some haphazard reference to the classic slasher flicks featuring some guy in a hockey mask (or burlap sack), but we actually have a slightly different kind of horror film with exciting news coming out this Friday. Based on the Stephen king novel, Pet Sematary is having it’s documentary, Unearthed & Untold: The Path To Pet Sematary will be available to stream on most platforms, including VOD. Get all the info in the press release below.
Be sure to follow the doc’s progress on their Facebook page.
From The Press Release
Los Angeles, CA – Monday, January 9th, 2017 – In September of 2015, genre distributor Terror Filmsannounced they had acquired the highly anticipated documentary about the making of the feature film based on Stephen King’s classic horror novel Pet Sematary. This past May, in celebration of the original film’s 27th anniversary, Terror Films released a limited, dual DVD/Blu-ray combo package of the documentary that included a poster, stickers, and a t-shirt. The promotion was met with raves reviews from both horror sites and fans but it only lasted a month, leaving fans wanting more.
The documentary, which took filmmakers, John Campopiano and Justin White, nearly 5 years to complete, will finally be released this Friday, January 13th. Starting with a digital release on Amazon Instant, XBOX Live, VUDU, Sony PlayStation Network, Google Play and iTunes, where it’s currently available for pre-sell here: http://geni.us/ZcxIGIQ
The film will also be released on Amazon Prime, Roku, Hulu and cable VOD at a later date. In addition,iTunes will carry the exclusive bonus features, which will be released in a special iTunes package in the coming month. The film will also be released in Canada via Raven Banner Releasing later in the year.
UNEARTHED & UNTOLD: THE PATH TO PET SEMATARY is a documentary film chronicling the origins of Stephen King’s bestselling horror novel, Pet Sematary from novel to script to screen. The film features exclusive interviews with the entire cast, key crew, local town’s people in Maine and never-before- seen video footage from the sets in Maine. This documentary will also take you on an extensive tour of the filming locations – emphasizing the true local flavor and influence of Maine on this timeless horror film. The film is co-written and directed by John Campopiano and Justin White.