What’s New in Horror for August 2017

Annabelle: Creation – August 10 (In Theaters)

Former toy maker Sam Mullins and his wife Esther are happy to welcome a nun and six orphaned girls into their California farmhouse. Years earlier, the couple lost their 7-year-old daughter Annabelle in a tragic car accident. Terror soon strikes when one of the girls finds a seemingly innocent doll that seems to have a life of its own.

Directed by Light’s Out’s (2016) David F. Sandberg; starring Stephanie Sigman (Spectre 2015), Miranda Otto (War of the Worlds 2005) and Talitha Bateman (The 5th Wave 2016)

Bedeviled aka Killer App – August 11 (VOD)

Jessie learns that Mateo has taken sole credit for their work, and made a multimillion-dollar sale. Angry, Jessie hacks into the system and places Mateo at the top of her list, publicly condemning him. When users of her app start mysteriously dying and she’s the police’s top suspect, Jesse must hack into the code to find the real culprit. Fearing the killer will put more users on the Enemies List, Jessie must run from the cops and search for the culprit herself before anyone else is killed.

Directed by Sentient’s (2014) Abel and Burlee Vang; starring Saxon Sharbino (Poltergeist 2015), Bonnie Morgan (Minority Report 2002) and Brandon See Hoo (From Dusk Till Dawn TV series)

Open Water 3: Cage Dive – August 11 (VOD and Limited Theatrical Release)

Three friends from California head to the rugged Australian coast for a cage-dive encounter with great white sharks. When a massive wave suddenly destroys their boat, they find themselves floating in the ocean with a swarm of hungry man-eaters.

Directed by The Boomerang Option‘s (2009) Gerald Rascionato; starring Joel Hogan (The Umbrella 2016), Josh Potthoff (Life on the Road 2010) and Meghan Peta Hill (Supernatural TV series)

About Tracy Allen

As the co-owner and Editor-in-Chief of PopHorror.com, Tracy has learned a lot about independent horror films and the people who love them. Now an approved critic for Rotten Tomatoes, she hopes the masses will follow her reviews back to PopHorror and learn more about the creativity and uniqueness of indie horror movies.

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