Slasher, Chiller's Original Series Slays
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Director: Craig David Wallace
Writer: Aaron Martin
Release Date: March 4th 2016
Release Format: Television (Chiller)
MPAA Rating: MA
Horror Sub-Genre: Mystery, Slasher, Horror
Katie McGrath stars as Sarah Bennett, a young woman who returns to the small town where she was born, only to find herself the centerpiece in a series of horrifying copycat murders based on the widely known grisly killings of her parents. As the murders escalate, long-buried secrets are revealed, making everyone around her a suspect…or a victim. Sarah finds herself questioning everything and everyone around her, including her husband Dylan, her grandmother Brenda Merritt, family friend Cam Henry and the town’s police chief, Iain Vaughn.
DecayMag.com received exclusive access from The Chiller Channel to conduct this review.
This review covers the first to episodes:
- “Digging Your Grave with Your Teeth”
Slasher, is the next addition to the Mystery, Horror series taking over airwaves. The Slasher concept is making a return and targets new generation of audiences. First there was MTV, then FOX join in on the trend. Chiller offers their version of Slasher, Mystery, Horror with “Slasher”. The eight episodic series is the original series debut for the network. Both episodes screened for this review will air Friday, the 4th of March 4 2016 at 9/8c. The debut will be a double-episode premiere event.
Slasher” opens with a solid “wow” factor. Blood, gore and more blood best summarizes the first two episodes. The opening scene to the pilot episode provides the perfect set-up for the series. We can’t provide intricate details at the moment. We can share this: it’s a bloodbath Horror connoisseurs and casual Horror views will enjoy. Chiller’s “Slasher” offers the type of carnage that blends well with the story-line.
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