Bloody Disgusting Presents Retro Nightmares Cinema Series: Synopsis | Trafalgar Releasing

Fan-Curated “Retro Nightmares” Cinema Series Brings Campy Fun Back to Theaters Nationwide for Three Nights Only Beginning this September. Tickets To See Five Digitally Remastered Cult-Horror Classics On The Big Screen, including The House on Sorority Row, On Sale Now!

Just in time to kick off the Halloween season, five HD digitally remastered cult horror classics--as voted online by fans--will be coming to the big screen as part of the “Bloody Disgusting Presents Retro Nightmares” Cinema Series this fall: The House on Sorority Row (in theaters Thursday, September 27th), Amityville: The Evil Escapes & Amityville: It’s About Time – Double Feature Event (Thursday, October 4th), Sweet Sixteen & The Convent – Double Feature Event (Thursday, October 11th).

Many of these films haven’t been shown on the big screen in decades, so now is the opportunity for rabid horror fans to share the experience together!


After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate their graduation.

Cast: Katie McNeil, Eileen Davidson, Janis Ward, Robin Meloy, Harley Jane Kozak, Barbara Harris

Crew: Alec Rabinowitz (Associate Producer), Mark Rosman (Director), John Ponchock (Executive Producer), Thomas W. McMahon (Executive Producer), Robert Maier (Line Producer), John G. Clark (Producer), Mark Rosman (Producer, Writer), Bobby Fine (Writer)


The demonic forces that were lurking in the infamous house in Amityville for over 300 years escape to a remote California mansion by inhabiting a lamp. This evil latches onto a little girl living in the home by taking on the form of her dead father. Soon it manipulates her completely, overtaking her body to the point of possession. It's up to a young priest to perform an exorcism and attempt to lift the curse from the desperate family.

Cast: Patty Duke, Jane Wyatt, Fredric Lehne, Lou Hancock, Brandy Gold, Alex Rebar, Aron Eisenberg, David Elliott, Peggy McCay, Robert Alan Brownem, Warren Munson, Zoe Trilling

Crew: John G. Jones (Co-Producer, Writer), Sandor Stern (Executive Producer, Writer), Steve White (Executive Producer)


Widowed father Jake Sterling returns home from a business trip with an antique clock, intended as a gift to his two teenage children. Having been created by a 15th century French necromancer and belonging to the infamous haunted house in Amityville, sinister incidents begin to transpire around the neighborhood after Jake places the clock on his mantle. After a dog attack, fires, and forces that fracture the passing of time, Jake's son and a neighbor race to uncover the history and mystery of the clock before it's too late.

Cast: Stephen Macht, Shawn Weatherly, Megan Ward, Damon Martin, Jonathan Penner, Dean Cochran, Dick Miller, Terrie Snell, Willie C. Carpenter

Crew: Jenny Fitzgibbons (Associate Producer), John G. Jones (Co-Producer), Tony Randel (Director), Barry Bernardi (Executive Producer), Steve White (Executive Producer), Christopher DeFaria (Producer), Antonio Toro (Writer)


Big city girl Melissa Morgan (Aleisa Shirley) tries to make new friends in the small Texas town she just moved to. The only problem is, each of the boys that she spends time with ends up brutally murdered. Her sixteenth birthday is on the way, but Melissa turns out to be a suspect when it seems she's the last person who has seen her boyfriends alive.

Cast: Bo Hopkins, Susan Strasberg, Patrick Macnee, Don Stroud, Dana Kimmell, Don Shanks, Glenn Withrow, Michael Pataki, Sharon Farrell, Steve Antin

Crew: Sandy Charles (Associate Producer), Jim Sotos (Director, Producer), June Perfit (Executive Producer), Marti Perfit (Executive Producer), Jim Gillespie (Producer)


In 1960, a young woman commits a grisly massacre at St. Francis Boarding School, brutally murdering the clergy and nuns inside. Forty years later, college student Clarissa and her fickle friends break into the abandoned convent to tag it with their Greek letters before the Kappas beat them to it. Before long, the group discovers that it's inhabited by demons that are intent on possessing them. As the group dwindles in numbers and the bodies pile up, those who remain uncover the convent's long history with malevolent demonic forces and learn about the buried circumstances surrounding that fateful Sixties night.

Cast: Joanna Canton, Coolio, Megahn Perry, Renee Graham, Adrienne Barbeau, Allison Dunbar, Bill Moseley, Chaton Anderson, Dorenda Moore, Elle Alexander, Liam Kyle Sullivan

Crew: Caton Anderson (Co-Producer, Writer), Mike Mendez (Director), Elliott Metz (Executive Producer), Roland Carroll (Executive Producer), Ryan Carroll (Executive Producer), Jeremy Rubin (Line Producer), Jed Nolan (Producer)