Horror History: Friday, October 23, 1998: The Last Broadcast was released in theaters

A cult film which is widely thought to have been the inspiration for ‘The Blair Witch Project’. On Dec 15th 1995, the four-strong crew of a cable access show head into the woods to search for the legendary Jersey Devil. Two days later the bloody corpses of three of the crew are discovered and the sole survivor is charged with murder. A year passes and filmmaker David Leigh (David Beard) makes a film investigating the killings…

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The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available July 12

INCREDIBLY CREEPY… DON’T SEE IT ALONE.

In 1995 a four-man team from the cable-access program Fact or Fiction braved the desolate New Jersey Pine Barrens determined to deliver a live broadcast of legendary monster, the Jersey Devil. Only one came out alive. The lone survivor was sentenced to life in prison, but filmmaker David Leigh is convinced that he’s innocent. Could the Jersey Devil still haunt the barrens?

101 Films presents trailblazing thriller The Last Broadcast (1998). Released on Blu-ray for the first time, Stefan Avalos and Lance Weiler’s chilling feature debut is a landmark in the history of the found footage genre. This Limited Edition Blu-ray release includes a new 30 minute interview with the directors, newly-commissioned slipcase artwork from legendary comics artist Stephen R. Bissette, and a booklet with expert writing on the film and the found footage genre from the directors of feature documentary “The Found Footage Phenomenon” (2021).

STARRING: David Beard, Jim Seward, Lance Weiler, Rein Clabbers, Stefan Avalos

Read more “The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available July 12”

The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available July 12

INCREDIBLY CREEPY… DON’T SEE IT ALONE.

In 1995 a four-man team from the cable-access program Fact or Fiction braved the desolate New Jersey Pine Barrens determined to deliver a live broadcast of legendary monster, the Jersey Devil. Only one came out alive. The lone survivor was sentenced to life in prison, but filmmaker David Leigh is convinced that he’s innocent. Could the Jersey Devil still haunt the barrens?

101 Films presents trailblazing thriller The Last Broadcast (1998). Released on Blu-ray for the first time, Stefan Avalos and Lance Weiler’s chilling feature debut is a landmark in the history of the found footage genre. This Limited Edition Blu-ray release includes a new 30 minute interview with the directors, newly-commissioned slipcase artwork from legendary comics artist Stephen R. Bissette, and a booklet with expert writing on the film and the found footage genre from the directors of feature documentary “The Found Footage Phenomenon” (2021).

STARRING: David Beard, Jim Seward, Lance Weiler, Rein Clabbers, Stefan Avalos

Read more “The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available July 12”

The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available June 21

INCREDIBLY CREEPY… DON’T SEE IT ALONE.

In 1995 a four-man team from the cable-access program Fact or Fiction braved the desolate New Jersey Pine Barrens determined to deliver a live broadcast of legendary monster, the Jersey Devil. Only one came out alive. The lone survivor was sentenced to life in prison, but filmmaker David Leigh is convinced that he’s innocent. Could the Jersey Devil still haunt the barrens?

101 Films presents trailblazing thriller The Last Broadcast (1998). Released on Blu-ray for the first time, Stefan Avalos and Lance Weiler’s chilling feature debut is a landmark in the history of the found footage genre. This Limited Edition Blu-ray release includes a new 30 minute interview with the directors, newly-commissioned slipcase artwork from legendary comics artist Stephen R. Bissette, and a booklet with expert writing on the film and the found footage genre from the directors of feature documentary “The Found Footage Phenomenon” (2021).

STARRING: David Beard, Jim Seward, Lance Weiler, Rein Clabbers, Stefan Avalos

Read more “The Last Broadcast (1998) (Limited Edition) Available June 21”

Horror History: Friday, October 23, 1998: The Last Broadcast was released in theaters

A cult film which is widely thought to have been the inspiration for ‘The Blair Witch Project’. On Dec 15th 1995, the four-strong crew of a cable access show head into the woods to search for the legendary Jersey Devil. Two days later the bloody corpses of three of the crew are discovered and the sole survivor is charged with murder. A year passes and filmmaker David Leigh (David Beard) makes a film investigating the killings…

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