September 10, 2008 The new horror movie "Cthulu" is expanding its very limited theatrical release this weekend. It heads into Seattle, Portland and Atlanta this Friday, September 12th.
In Seattle, the film will be presented with a Q and A with Dan Gildark (director) and Grant Cogswell (writer) after the 7:10pm showing at the Landmark Metro (4500 9th Avenue NE.)
Adapted from a story by H.P. Lovecraft, the film is about a Seattle history professor, drawn back to his estranged family on the Oregon coast to execute his late mother's estate, is reacquainted with his best friend from childhood, with whom he has a long-awaited tryst. Caught in an accelerating series of events, he discovers aspects of his father's New Age cult which take on a dangerous and apocalyptic significance.
The film stars Jason Cottle(THE WEDDING SINGER, THE OTHER SISTER), Scott Patrick Green (PARANOID PARK), Cara Buono (TV's SOPRANOS)and Tori Spelling (TV's 90210). It marks the debut of director Dan Gildark.
The film's official Web site can be found here.
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