By MICHAEL GINGOLD
Halloween comes early in the anthology fright film.
Dread releases BAD CANDY in select theaters this Friday, September 10, then on VOD platforms September 14 and Blu-ray October 12. Written and directed by Scott B. Hansen and Desiree Connell, it stars Zach Galligan (GREMLINS), Derek Russo and Corey Taylor. The synopsis: “On Halloween night in New Salem, Radio DJs Chilly Billy [Taylor] and Paul [Galligan] tell a twisted anthology of terrifying local myths. Residents of the small-town experience horrifying paranormal encounters that lead them to a grim end.”