Ambitious, young journalist, Rachel, is determined to make a front-page splash by unraveling the mystery behind an outbreak of strange events in a secretive, small town. She convinces a local to clandestinely meet with her to reveal what he knows about the ominous happenings, reminiscent of the Salem ergot poisonings.
The Secret Village
Inspired by Real-Life Events, Chilling Suspense-Thriller
Will Keep You on the Edge of Your Seat!
On DVD Dec. 17th & VOD Jan. 1st
"A twisted tale of pure evil!" - HorrorZone.net
LOS ANGELES — Dec. 1, 2013 — For Immediate Release — A chilling suspense-thriller, inspired by real-life events, The Secret Village comes to DVD Dec. 17 and VOD Jan. 1, from Vertical Entertainment.
Ambitious, young journalist, Rachel (Ali Faulkner, Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 1), is determined to make a front-page splash by unraveling the mystery behind an outbreak of strange events in a secretive, small town. She convinces a local (Richard Riehle, Office Space) to clandestinely meet with her to reveal what he knows about the ominous happenings, reminiscent of the Salem ergot poisonings.
However, when her source suddenly dies and her only other ally, Greg (Jonathan Bennett, Mean Girls, Cheaper by the Dozen 2), disappears, all leads come to a dead end and Rachel is left alone to uncover the villagers' deadly secret … Before she becomes the next victim!
Also starring Stelio Savante (Starship Troopers 3: Marauder, A Beautiful Mind).
The Secret Village is presented in widescreen with an aspect ratio of 16 x 9 (1.85:1) and 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound.
About Vertical Entertainment
Based in Santa Monica, Calif., Vertical Entertainment was founded in 2013 by entertainment industry veterans Rich Goldberg and Mitch Budin and has quickly become a notable force in indie film distribution for theatrical, television, DVD, VOD and digital platforms. With a focus on family fare and theatrical genre films with A-list casts in the $5-10 million budget range, the company plans to release up to 24 films a year. High-profile titles acquired to date include The Hot Flashes, starring Brooke Shields, Wanda Sykes, Virginia Madsen, Daryl Hannah, and Camryn Manheim; Scenic Route, starring Josh Duhamel and Dan Fogler; Rushlights with Josh Henderson, Beau Bridges and Aidan Quinn; the animated Freedom Force, voiced by Sarah Michelle Gellar and Christopher Lloyd; and the 3-D animated film The Snow Queen, based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale and produced by Timur Bekmambetov.
The Secret Village
Format: DVD & VOD
Running Time: Approx. 93 Minutes
Suggested Retail Price: $14.99
DVD Pre-Order Date: November 19, 2013
DVD Street Date: December 17, 2013
VOD Release: January 1, 2014
Catalog #: 00589
UPC Code: #037117005895
December 10, 2013, 8:07 am - PR