Coming Home in the Dark - 2021
DVD UPC/EAN # 9344256023538(AU/NZ); 0030306833590(US/CA)
Blu-ray UPC/EAN # 9344256023651(AU/NZ); 0030306225098(US/CA)
Principal Cast: Daniel Gillies, Erik Thomson, Miriama McDowell, Matthias Luafutu, Billy Paratene, Frankie Paratene Screenplay: James Ashcroft, Eli Kent based upon the Owen Marshall short story; Cinematography: Matt Henley; Editor: Annie Collins; Music: John Gibson; Make-up Design: Michele Perry; Costume Design: Gabrielle Stevenson; Sound Design: John McKay; Production Design: Philip Gibson, Kate Logan; Producers: Desray Armstrong, Catherine Fitzgerald, Mike Minogue; Director: James Ashcroft.
A family's idyllic outing descends into terror when high school teacher Alan "Hoaggie" Hoaganraad, his wife Jill and stepsons Maika and Jordon go exploring an isolated coastline. But an unexpected meeting with a pair of murderous drifters thrusts the family into a nightmare road trip where they find themselves captured by the enigmatic psychopath Mandrake and his hulking man-child accomplice Tubs. At first the family's terror seems to be born of a random encounter with two sociopaths who seem intent on god only knows what. But as the night drags on Hoaggie and Jill realize that this nightmare has been set in motion 20 years earlier; and as they approach their mysterious final destination Mandrake reveals the horrible secret driving his actions leaving Hoaggie to face a questionable past before the sun rises. Filmed in the Greater Wellington Region.
Censor Rating: R16 - Review Rating: B-
Official MP4 Trailer