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Come to a “HALLOWEEN PARTY” earlier in October; trailer and poster

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | News

By MICHAEL GINGOLD

It’s about a computer meme making the holiday especially scary and revealing a horrible history.

Red Hound Films has announced that it will release HALLOWEEN PARTY, written and directed by Jay Dahl, in select theaters and on VOD October 2. It stars Amy Groening (niece of SIMPSONS creator Matt), T. Thomason, Marietta Laan, Shelley Thompson, Jeremy Akerman, Zach Faye, Scott Bailey, Taylor Olson, Murlane Carew and Jason Daley; the synopsis: “HALLOWEEN PARTY follows a college student named Grace on a journey to find out who killed her best friend after the girls trigger a cheesy yet disturbing Halloween-themed computer meme.  With the help of a talented I.T. student named Spencer, the two soon discover that their old college has a terrible secret…”

Michael Gingold
Michael Gingold (RUE MORGUE's Head Writer) has been covering the world of horror cinema for over three decades, and spent 28 years as a writer and editor for FANGORIA magazine and its website. In addition to RUE MORGUE, he currently writes for BIRTH.MOVIES.DEATH, SCREAM, IndieWire.com, TIME OUT, DELIRIUM and others. His book THE FRIGHTFEST GUIDE TO MONSTER MOVIES (FAB Press) is out this fall, and he has contributed liner notes and featurettes to a number of Blu-ray and DVD releases. Among his screenplay credits are SHADOW: DEAD RIOT and LEECHES!, and he is currently working on THE DOLL with director Dante Tomaselli.