Bits ‘n Bloody Pieces: Troll Hunter Strikes Back, Quarantine 2, Darksiders II, Night Crew, Predator vs. E.T.


Bad Ass Russian, Contagion, Before the Mask, Dexter

Bits ‘n Bloody Pieces is a quick look at stuff we might have missed, viral-related promotions or light newsy bites that are easy to digest.

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• Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is releasing Quarantine 2: Terminal on DVD August 2. You can read our early review here.

• The Days of the Dead convention is coming to Indianapolis. You’ve only got a few days left before you can get discount pre-sale tix. Details and guest line-up here.

• The French creature feature The Pack makes its way to DVD September 27 from Indomina Releasing.

• Someone got creative and combined The Troll Hunter with The Empire Strikes Back. Rune Spaans, one of the visual FX artists on Troll, is responsible for this.

• The creators of the following music video don’t want to be revealed just yet, however, rest assured, their roots – and those who appear in the video – are steeped in the horror field. This could possibly be a viral vid for a feature.

• Scott Glosserman is now raising funds to get Before the Mask intor production. Head to the film’s official Facebook page to see how you can invest!

• Poor E.T. He won’t know what hit him. Ript Apparel has revealed a new design which pits the galaxy’s fiercest hunter versus Spielberg’s extraterrestrial.

• Ugh.

• Christian Slater and Paul Sloan have joined the cast of The Night Crew, written and directed by Christian Sesma

A group of hard up bounty hunters must survive the night in a desert motel against a horde of savage border runners when they realize their fugitive, a mysterious Chinese woman, is much more than she lets on.

• Early art for Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion. It’s not the official post, likely sales art. Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Marion Cotillard, Laurence Fishburne and Sanaa Lathan star in the thriller about a disease run rampant.

• Josh Cooke, the star of Quarantine 2: Terminal, will next appear in Dexter‘s sixth season. TV Line says he’ll be a new lab assistant at Miami Metro.

• Go behind-the-scenes of Darksiders II, the upcoming video game sequel.

• Armed: A short film by Alberto Viavattene. You’ll probably see this one on the film circuit.

Source: Ryan Turek, Managing Editor