‘Cursed Films’ on Blu-ray & DVD August 18, 2020!

Cursed Films Blu-ray Shudder Cursed Films is a five-part documentary series which explores the myths and legends behind some of Hollywood’s notoriously “cursed” horror film productions. From plane accidents and bombings during the making of The Omen, to the rumored use of real human skeletons on the set of Poltergeist, these stories are legendary amongst film fans and filmmakers alike. Were these films really cursed, as many believe, or just the victims of bad luck and bizarre circumstances?







Available on Digital HD, DVD & Blu-ray August 18, 2020

“The series is a horror fan’s delight from top to bottom.” – /Film


“a must-see documentary series for horror fans that is engaging, exhaustive, and enlightening” – ComicBook.com


RLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, has picked up select rights to CURSED FILMS, from Shudder, AMC Networks’ streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural. CURSED FILMS releases on Digital HD, DVD and Blu-ray on August 18, 2020. The five-episode documentary series, written, edited and directed by Jay Cheel (How to Build a Time Machine), stars Phil Nobile Jr. (Fangoria Editor-in-Chief), Linda Blair (The Exorcist), Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th franchise), Michael Berryman (The Hills Have Eyes), Mitch Horowitz (As a Man Thinketh), Ryan Turek (VP of Development, Blumhouse Pictures), Richard Donner (The Omen) and Gary Sherman (Poltergeist III). CURSED FILMS offers a fascinating exploration of the facts and myths surrounding the troubled and sometimes tragic events associated with genre classics such as The ExorcistPoltergeistThe OmenThe Crow and Twilight Zone: The Movie. RLJE Films will release CURSED FILMS on DVD for an SRP of $27.97 and on Blu-ray for an SRP of $28.97.


Bonus features on the DVD and Blu-ray include:

  • Director’s Audio Commentary for All 5 Episodes




Genre:                          Documentary/Horror

Rating:                        Not Rated

Language:                   English

Subtitles:                      English SDH, French, Spanish

Format:                       Color

Year:                           2020

SRP:                            $28.97

Length:                       141 minutes

UPC:                           014381131055

Cat#:                           SHU13105BD

Aspect Ratio:               2.39:1

Audio Format:             DTS-HD MA 5.1


Cursed Films will be released

on Blu-ray & DVD August 18, 2020!




Cursed Films Blu-ray Shudder


Gerard Iribe is a writer/reviewer for Why So Blu?. He has also reviewed for other sites like DVD Talk, Project-Blu, and CHUD, but Why So Blu? is where the heart is. You can follow his incoherency on Twitter: @giribe

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