It was supposed to be a simple publicity stunt: four best-selling horror authors spending Halloween night in one of the country’s most legendary haunted houses. Each of these writers have devoted their lives to the macabre, yet nothing they have written can prepare them for what awaits them at Kill Creek.
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Logline: Fleeing from her abusive husband in the dark of night with her young daughter in tow, a woman moves back into her childhood home. But it’s there she realizes the horror isn’t over, and that the sadistic imaginary friend she had as a child is very real, and plans to trap her in the house where they can play forever.
Logline: After an explosion at a nearby military base turns a teenage boy and his neighbors into zombies with no cannibalistic tendencies, he and the others are reluctantly reintroduced to society. But when one of his undead friends goes “full zombie” and eats a girl, their uneasy truce is put in jeopardy, and he fears he may be destined to be a monster after all.
Logline: A publicity stunt sends four bestselling horror writers into a legendary haunted house on Halloween. What starts out as a simple exploitation of their popularity becomes a dangerous proposition when the house’s supernatural history turns out to be all too true and they find themselves all writing the exact same sinister book upon returning home.
Logline: When a tough, snarky 16-year-old moves with her distant, psychologist father to the down-on-its-luck Colorado town of Black Ridge, she learns the bloody history of the town as her father studies the patient responsible for the infamous rampage. Little does she know, the killer has been waiting for someone like her to carry on his legacy.
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