A TERRIFYING TWIST ON THE LEGEND OF THE TOOTH FAIRY
THE HAUNTING OF HELENA
The Jaw Dropping Thriller Arrives On DVD And Digital September 17 From Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment, Bloody Disgusting Selects And The Collective
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA â€“ Teeth will chatter when the psychological thriller, The Haunting of Helena, arrives on DVD and Digital September 17 from Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment, Bloody Disgusting Selects, and The Collective. Starring Harriet MacMasters-Green (Parking Lot, Smile), Jarreth J. Merz (The Passion of the Christ, Taking Sides), Matt Patresi (The Passion of the Christ, The International), Giuliano Montaldo (Sacco & Vanzetti, The Entrepreneur) and Sabrina Jolie Perez in her debut role as Helena, the nightmarish film adds a whirlwind of terror to the innocent childrenâ€™s lore, the tooth fairy. Directed by Christian Bisceglia (Matchmaker) and Ascanio Malgarini, The Haunting of Helena follows a little girl and her single mother as a mysterious woman transforms their dreams into nightmares and their nightmares into reality.
After a divorce, Sophia (MacMasters-Green) moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena (Perez). Their new home, an apartment within an austere building of the fascist age, is a chance for them to start a new life. But inside an old storage room hides a mysterious closet and a buried secret. After the loss of Helenaâ€™s first baby tooth, a chilling obsession begins and an apparition haunts her sleep. Dreams become nightmares. Nightmares become reality. When Helena collects her classmateâ€™s fallen teeth with an urgent hunger, it is clear that there is far more to their new home than can be seen. Sophia finds herself in a terrifying fight to save her child while maintaining her sanity.
The Haunting of Helena will keep you at the edge of your seat as it slides in agony along the sharp blade of psychological terror. The DVD includes a behind-the-scenes look and a visual effects featurette and will be available for suggested retail price of $14.93. In addition, the film will be available to digitally rent or own everywhere.
Synopsis: After a divorce, Sophia moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena. Their new home, an austere building of the fascist age, hides a mysterious closet and a buried secret. After the loss of Helenaâ€™s first baby tooth, a chilling obsession begins. She collects her classmatesâ€™ fallen teeth with an urgent hunger and begins to see strange apparitions. It soon becomes clear that there is far more to this apartment that can be seen. Sophia finds herself in a terrifying fight to save her child while maintaining her sanity. The Haunting of Helena will keep you at the edge of your seat as it slides in agony along the sharp blade of psychological terror.
Street Date: September 17, 2013
Pre-Book: July 30, 2013
Catalog Number: SM2068
Running time: 84 minutes
Rating: Not Rated
About Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment
Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment, a leading producer, distributor and marketer of entertainment and lifestyle media, is a [subsidiary] of Gaiam, Inc. (Nasdaq: GAIA). With a diversified distribution network that spans more than 60,000 retail doors as well as an extensive digital platform, Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment dominates the health and fitness category and ranks among the top three providers of non-theatrical programming. With content focused on film, fitness, sports and family programming, Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment provides sales, marketing and distribution services to many of the home entertainment industry’s most prestigious brands, including Discovery Communications, Jillian Michaels, NFL Films, National Geographic, Marvel Animation, Shout Factory, Televisa, and World Wrestling Entertainment. For more information about Gaiam Vivendi Entertainment, call 1.800.869.3603.
About The Collective
The Collective is a leading entertainment management and production company. The Collectiveâ€™s mission is to unlock the value of the direct relationship between artists and their fans by identifying, developing and maximizing opportunities for creative talent across a multitude of media platforms. Clients include Linkin Park, Counting Crows, Enrique Iglesias, Slash, Alanis Morissette, Godsmack, Martin Lawrence, Emile Hirsch, Eliza Dushku, and Lucas Cruikshank AKA â€œFred.â€ Based in Beverly Hills, The Collective employs a staff of more than seventy employees.