GATES OF DARKNESS (2019) Overview


Gates of Darkness is a 2019 supernatural horror feature film in which a teenager endures an exorcism in the hope of unlocking dark secrets about his family.

Produced and directed by Don E. FauntLeRoy (SnakeHead Swamp; Bering Sea Beast; Anacondas: Trail of Blood; Anaconda 3: Offspring) from a screenplay co-written by Lesley-Anne Down, Rob Hickman, Chris Kanik and Randolf Turrow.

The Headmon Entertainment & Productions movie stars Randy Shelly, Stephen Tade, Tobin Bell, John Savage and Adrienne Barbeau.


Gates of Darkness will be released On Demand on April 3, 2020.

Cast and characters:

  • Randy Shelly … Stephen Tade
  • Tobin Bell … Monsignor Canell
  • John Savage … Joseph
  • Adrienne Barbeau … Rosemary
  • Mary Mouser … Michelle
  • Alexandra Davies … Emily
  • Lesley-Anne Down … Sister Clare
  • Brandon Beemer … Father Dumal
  • Carlene Moore … Coach Carol
  • Zen Gesner … Stephen’s Father
  • James Clayton … Student (as James D Thomas)
  • Victoria Rose Mueller … Young Michelle (as Victoria Mueller)

Filming locations:

Ventura Farms – 235 W. Potrero Road, Thousand Oaks, California