Hoax – Epic Pictures Suggests the Horror Is Real

Fans of Horror News Radio know that HNR co-host Dave Dreher loves a good Bigfoot movie…and maybe, sometimes, a bad one as well. Regardless, add the big hairy skunk-ape to a film and Dave is a happy camper. You may have heard his virtual cheers across the internet when he learned that Epic Pictures is releasing the film HOAX on August 20th. The film from director Matt Allen features genre favorites Adrienne Barbeau and Brian Thompson in key roles. Below is the poster, trailer, and an image gallery. Gear up, it’s time to hunt bigfoot!

Epic Pictures and DREAD have got some BIG news for you… Take a look at the brand new poster and trailer for the much anticipated, HOAX, releasing August 20th!

An investigative team travels deep into the remote Colorado wilderness  after a group of young campers are viciously murdered by what may be  Bigfoot. While the highly specialized crew  searches for evidence, they find themselves in a fight for survival  against the legendary beast. What they encounter turns out to be more  unexpected and dangerous than anything they could have ever imagined.

Directed & co-written by Matt Allen, co-written by Scott Park, starring Adrienne Barbeau (Argo), Brian Thompson (Joe Dirt), Ben Browder (Stargate SG-1), Cheryl Texiera (Girl Meets World), Shoshana Bush (Dance Flick), Hutch Dano (Disappearance), Matt Reidy (The Judge), Anthony Ray Parker (The Matrix), Christopher Soren Kelly (Infinity Chamber), Ryan Lee (Qi: Spacetime Warriors), Max Decker (Muse), Brian Landis Folkins (Bodies), Karen Slack, & Shawn Rickel.

Doc Rotten
Editor-In-Chief / Founder / Podcast Producer at Horror News Radio
Doc Rotten is the founder of Gruesome Magazine. He is also a film critic for Gruesome Magazine and the podcast host & producer for Horror News Radio, Monster Movie Podcast, Decades of Horror: 1970s, The American Horror Story Fan Podcast and Hannibal Fan Podcast. He is also co-host of the Dracula podcast on TV TALK and is a contributing reviewer for HorrorNews.Net and Widescreen Warrior.

Doc a lifelong fan of horror films, sci-fi flicks and monster movies first discovering Universal Monsters and Planet of the Apes as a young child in the 1970's searching out every issue of Famous Monster of Filmland (and, later, Fangoria). Favorite films include Jaws, The Car, The Birds, The Tingler, Vampire Circus and The Exorcist. Still a huge fan of horror films from the 70s, Doc continues consuming horror films to this day for the site, for the podcasts and for the fun of it all.