Second Sight Films announces blu-ray release of ‘Host’
This Halloween, Second Sight Films shares the scares, as they announce the Blu-ray release of director Rob Savage’s (Britannia, Soulmates) lockdown horror hit, the hair-raising Host. Fans of the affectingly contemporary, universally acclaimed Shudder Original film can expect a special feature packed edition release on 19 January 2021, following its theatrical and digital release later this year.
Six friends get together during lockdown for their weekly zoom call. It’s Haley’s (Haley Bishop – Angel had Fallen, Deep State) turn to organise an activity and instead of a quiz, she’s arranged for a medium to conduct a séance.
Bored and feeling mischievous, Jemma (Jemma Moore – Wonder Woman, Doom: Annihilation) decides to have some fun and invents a story about a boy in her school who hanged himself. However, her prank gives license for a demonic presence to cross over, taking on the guise of the boy in Jemma’s made-up story. The friends begin noticing strange occurrences in their homes as the evil presence begins to make itself known, and they soon realise that not all of them might survive the night…