The Houses October Built 2: Sequel to 2014 horror hit gets picked up by RLJ Films
RLJE Films, a brand of RLJ Entertainment, has acquired all North American rights to the horror movie The Houses October Built 2, a sequel to the 2014 hit film with the same name. The Houses October Built 2 was written by Zack Andrews & Bobby Roe and was directed by returning director Bobby Roe. The ensemble cast from the first film — Brandy Schaefer, Zack Andrews, Mikey Roe, Bobby Roe, and Jeff Larson — all return.
RLJE plans to release the sequel in theaters and On Demand in September 2017. Mark Ward, RLJE’s chief acquisitions officer, made the announcement today.
Synopsis: Five friends try to recover from the trauma of being kidnapped last Halloween by the Blue Skeleton – a group who takes “extreme haunt” to another level – by facing their fears in order to move on. As they go back out on the road to experience more haunted house attractions, signs of the Blue Skeleton start appearing and a new terror begins…
The Houses October Built 2 was produced by Zack Andrews and Steven Schneider (Insidious, Split).
RLJ Entertainment’s Ward and Jess De Leo negotiated the deal with Zack Andrews on behalf of the filmmakers. Andrews and Roe are repped by Mike Esola at UTA and Stephen Crawford at Industry.