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Thursday, September 20th 2007

2:36 PM

Visit The Other Side next week

  • Posted by: Steve Biodrowski
THE OTHER SIDE - a nifty little action-packed horror film that got some attention on the festival circuit last year - is coming to DVD on October 2. Prior to that, on September 28, the film will get a limited platform release.

Three Reapers, sent to retrieve souls escaped from Hell.

In the Los Angeles area, THE OTHER SIDE will get a one-week run at the Regent Showcase Theatre - 614. N. La Brea Avenue in Los Angeles. Call (323) 934-1770 for more information.

Below, you can read the complete press release, which includes a quote from my appreciative review of the film.

  • We are proud to announce that The Other Side will be hitting select theaters in a limited release September 28, 2007. The film stars Nathan Mobley and Jaimie Alexander who stars as Jessi XX on the hit television series, "Kyle XY." If you are in the Los Angeles area, The Other Side will be playing at the Regent Showcase Theater (614 N. La Brea Ave. Los Angeles, CA. 90036 Phone: 323-934-1770) from September 28, 2007 through October 4, 2007. Check your local listings for showtimes.

    A film festival favorite, The Other side premiered in competition to sold-out crowds and rave reviews at the Slamdance Film Festival and won the Grand Jury Award for Best Feature Film at ShriekFest. The film also swept the awards at IFFYNTX (Independent Film Festival of North Texas) winning Best Picture, Best Screenplay and Best Actor (Nathan Mobley).

    Variety called The Other Side "a lean, propulsively paced supernatural thriller, packed with pulse pounding excitement." Scott Weinberg of calls it "fast paced, creative and entertaining. A solid handful of unexpected surprises."

    SciFi Dimensions raves "an impressive feature length debut. Gregg Bishop may be the next big thing in horror movies." Horror Review states that "this is the sleeper hit of the year- a Star Wars like adventure full of horror, gunfights and plenty of fun!" and called it "by far one of the best produced independent films I have ever seen" and Steve Biodrowski of Hollywoood Gothique says that The Other Side "may be the El Mariachi of horror movies" and hailed it as "one of the best films of the year."

    Written/Directed by Gregg Bishop and Produced by Chad Eikhoff, The Other Side is a supernatural action-thriller about a man who escapes from Hell to find the person who killed him, but is hunted by a team of Reapers who are sent from the Netherworld to bring him back.

    For more information, visit the Official Website for the movie at or the Official MySpace page at


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