80s Throwback Slasher LOST AFTER DARK Stabs At Anchor Bay Blu-ray September 1!

Lost After DarkIf you thought the 80s were dead — think again! On September 1st, Anchor Bay Entertainment goes full 80s retro with Lost After Dark, a loving but harrowing homage that takes audiences back to the decade when slashers ruled the silver screen.  The exciting directing debut of writer/director Ian Kessner, Lost After Dark proudly features visceral, old-school prosthetic “kills,” and pop songs pulsing to an electronic beat. So thrown on a pair of acid wash jeans and go full-on tubular with Lost After Dark!


“The best 80s slasher movie that wasn’t filmed in the 80s.”

— Sean Decker, DreadCentral

“Director Ian Kessner got the tone exactly right.”

— Fred Topel, Crave Online

“Countless imitators have laid claim to being a throwback 80s slasher homage…Lost After Dark is the real deal.” – Ian Sedensky, CultureCrypt




Lost After Dark Promo 1

Totally available on Blu-ray™ and DVD September 1st

Spring Ball, 1984.  Adrienne (Kendra Timmins, Midnight Sun, “Wingin’ It”), a straight-A student, joins her quarterback crush Sean (Justin Kelly, Maps To The Stars, Big Muddy) and some friends in sneaking out of their high school dance for some unsupervised mayhem.  The teens’ party plans hit a snag when they run out of gas on a deserted road.  They head out on foot and discover a rundown farmhouse where they hope to find help.  Instead they find themselves at the mercy of Junior Joad (Mark Wiebe, Sweet Karma), a cannibal killer from an urban legend. After the brutal murder of one of their friends, the group’s quest for help becomes one of survival. Will anyone survive the night?

Produced by Goldrush Entertainment’s Eric Gozlan and co-written by Bo Ransdell, Lost After Dark features Robert Patrick (Terminator 2, From Dusk ‘Til Dawn),Eve Harlow (“The 100”), Stephan James (Selma), Jesse Camacho (Kick-Ass 2), Elise Gatien (Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: Dog Days), Alexander Calvert (Lost Boys: The Tribe), Lanie McAuley (Scarecrow), and David Lipper (Black Widower), as well as fun cameos from Sarah Fisher (“Degrassi: The Next Generation”) and Rick Rosenthal (Director of Halloween II & Halloween: Resurrection).

Lost After Dark Promo 2


Street Date:                 September 1, 2015

Cat. #:                         BD 63144

UPC:                           0 1313 26314-4 8

Run Time:                   88 minutes

Rating:                        Not Rated

Format:                        Widescreen (1.78:1) 1080p

Audio:                         Dolby TrueHD 5.1

Subtitles:                     English SDH, Spanish



Street Date:                 September 1, 2015

Cat. #:                         DV 63143

UPC:                           0 1313 26314-3 1

Run Time:                   88 minutes

Rating:                        Not Rated

Format:                        Anamorphic Widescreen (1.78:1)

Audio:                         Dolby Digital 5.1

Subtitles:                     English SDH, Spanish

Lost After Dark Poster


Writer/Reviewer, lifelong obsessive film nerd. As eager to educate in the world of film as I am to learn. An avid lover of horror, schlock and trash, Brandon hosts the Cult Cinema Cavalcade podcast on the Creative Zombie Studios Network (www.cultcinemacavalcade.com) You can also find more essays on his blog Naptown Nerd (naptownnerd.blogspot.com).

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