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Mickey Keating’s eerie “OFFSEASON” now has a time for release

Friday, December 17, 2021 | News

By MICHAEL GINGOLD

Now you can prepare to make a trip to a very creepy island.

RLJE Films and Shudder have set a March 11 release in select theaters and on VOD/digital platforms for OFFSEASON, the latest from writer/director Mickey Keating (DARLING, CARNAGE PARK, PSYCHOPATHS). Jocelin Donahue (THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL), Joe Swanberg (YOU’RE NEXT), Richard Brake (3 FROM HELL, BINGO HELL), Melora Walters (CAM) and Jeremy Gardner (THE BATTERY, AFTER MIDNIGHT) star; the synopsis: “Upon receiving a mysterious letter that her mother’s grave site has been vandalized, Marie [Donahue] quickly returns to the isolated offshore island where her late mother is buried. When she arrives, she discovers that the island is closing for the offseason with the bridges raised until spring, leaving her stranded. One strange interaction with the local townspeople after another, Marie soon realizes that something is not quite right in this small town. She must unveil the mystery behind her mother’s troubled past in order to make it out alive.” See our review of OFFSEASON here.

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.