Mermaid: Lake of the Dead – Russia, 2018

Mermaid: Lake of the Dead  – original title: Rusalka: Ozero myortvykh – is a 2018 Russian fantasy horror feature film directed by Svyatoslav Podgaevskiy (The Bride; Queen of Spades: The Dark Rite) from a screenplay co-written with Natalya Dubovaya and Ivan Kapitonov. It stars Viktoriya Agalakova, Igor Khripunov and Efim Petrunin.


An evil mermaid falls in love with Marina’s fiancé Roman and aims to snatch him away from Marina in her underwater Kingdom of Death. The mermaid is a young woman who drowned a few centuries ago.

Marina only has one week to overcome her fear of the dark water, to remain human in the deathly fight with the monsters and not to become one herself…


Scream Factory unleashed Mermaid: Lake of the Dead on Blu-ray, DVD, digital, Redbox, and VOD on February 5th, 2019.

MOVIES & MANIA provides an independent aggregated range of opinions and reviews from a wide variety of sources, plus our own reviews, in one handy web location. We rely solely on the very minor income generated by affiliate links and internet ads to stay online and expand. Please support us by not blocking ads on our site. Thank you.

One Comment on “Mermaid: Lake of the Dead – Russia, 2018”

  1. I do like Russian movies. I watched this dubbed in English so maybe some of the dialogue was a bit off but it is a scary movie so you do not totally need to know what they are saying! He hee. It was descent. I am fam with Rusalka the Russian water she demon so that helped.

Leave your comment here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.