THE LONG DARK TRAIL (2021) Preview of coming-of-age folk horror

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‘They escaped from a nightmare, just to enter into Hell.’

The Long Dark Trail is 2021 American horror film about two teen brothers who flee after finally fighting back against their abusive father. Hoping to find and reunite with their estranged mother, they embark on a dangerous journey to rural Pennsylvania, little knowing that she has become a disciple of a sadistic cult that dwells there.

Written and directed by Kevin Ignatius and Nick Psinakis.

The Four Eighteen Films production stars Carter O’Donnell, Brady O’Donnell, Mick Thyer, Nick Psinakis, Trina Campbell, Paul “Doc” Ignatius, Charlotte Andersen, Willard Foley and Bryce Cummings.

The Long Dark Trail will be released by Black Mandala Productions after a slew of festival showings. Already lined up are Irish Film Institute Horrorthon, Be Afraid Horror Fest, Weekend of Fear and Butfilm.


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