From Marcel Walz, the director of 2019’s Blind (read our review here), comes a new horror/thriller called Rootwood. The film stars Tyler Gallant (Blind 2019), Elissa Dowling (Party Bus To Hell 2017 – read our review here), Ouija House’s Sarah French (read our interview with her here), Sleepaway Camp’s Felissa Rose (read our interview with her here), Tiffani Fest (Circus Of The Dead 2014 – read our review here), and Brandon Rhea (Push 2009). The film will be available on DVD and Digital on April 7, 2020.
Rootwood follows two students who host ‘The Spooky Hour,’ a podcast about paranormal phenomena and urban legends. When they are hired by a Hollywood film producer to shoot a horror documentary about the curse of The Wooden Devil, they smell their chance to become famous. Together with their friend, they enter Rootwood Forest, and investigate the area to find out the truth about The Wooden Devil and his victims.