By Paige Owens
Ouija – Halloween is just around the corner and Stiles White’s new film Ouija is sure to be a hit for Halloween weekend. Released on October 24, Ouija follows a group of friends that must deal with their friend’s mysterious death. When the friends make an attempt to contact their friend they unless a terrifying, dark spirit into their world from the Ouija board. The friends soon learn that playing with the Ouija board is a deadly game. The film stars Daren Kagasoff, Ana Coto, Bianca A. Santos, Douglas Smith, and Olivia Cooke.
White Bird in a Blizzard – This film is set in the 1980s and is the story of a 17 year old girl, Kat Connors played by Shailene Woodley, whose mother, Eve played by Eva Green, mysteriously disappears without a trace. When Kat’s mother first disappears, Kat doesn’t not truly register that her mother is no longer present in her life. But when she comes home from college on a break, she is confronted with the idea that her father, Brock, may be behind her mother’s disappearance. White Bird in a Blizzard explores Kat’s denial of her mother’s disappearance and the truth behind what really happened. This film is based on the novel of the same name by Laura Kasischke and is directed by Gregg Araki.
ABC’s OF Death 2 – ABCs of Death 2 is a 26 chapter, follow-up film to the first entitled ABCs of Death. The film is composed of twenty-six separate horror stories that take each letter of the alphabet and create it into a short, terrifying part of the film. Each short film is has a different director so each story has its own unique style. Each director was able to choose a word that correlated with the letter of the alphabet they were given to create horrifying, deadly plotlines. ABCs of Death 2 will open in theaters on October 31, 2014 and is guaranteed to bring in a large audience looking for a Halloween scare.