The ‘Castle Freak’ Reboot Has Been Unleashed

December 5, 2020

Written by Kelli Marchman McNeely

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The “reimagining” of Dennis Paoli and Stuart Gordon’s Charles Band executive produced 1995 Full Moon horror classic Castle Freak is now out on Shudder, VOD, and Digital from RLJE Films.


The film marks the directorial debut of award-winning special effects artist Tate Steinsiek (“Face-Off”, Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich).


In the film, after she is permanently blinded in a tragic car accident, Rebecca receives some bizarre news: her long-lost-mother has recently passed away, leaving her their family’s ancestral castle. Traveling to the estate with a group of friends, Rebecca hopes it will be an opportunity for her to reconnect with a past she never knew—and a mother who seemingly left her behind. When mysterious happenings begin to occur and her friends begin to die, Rebecca must unravel her family’s mysterious history.


Clair Catherine (The Preppie Connection), Jake Horowitz (The Vast of Night), Chris Galust (Give Me Liberty), Kika Magalhaes (The Eyes of My Mother), Emily Sweet (Syn), Elisha Pratt (“True Detective”), and Omar Brunson (Shadow Fighter) star.


Castle Freak is produced by Barbara Crampton (star of the original Castle Freak) and was written by Kathy Charles (The Kings of Maine) and features a score by Fabio Frizzi  (The Beyond and Kill Bill).




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