- Monday, Feb. 4, 2019
Join Indie Film Director Mark Savage and Purgatory Road stars, Gary Cairns, Luke Albright and Trista Robinson at the L.A. Premiere this Thursday, February 7, 2019.
Q&A with Director Savage and Cast following the screening.
- WHEN: Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
- WHERE: Regency Theaters Valley Plaza 6355 Bellingham Avenue, North Hollywood, CA. 91606.
Limited tickets available at the door. Pre-purchase through eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/purgatory-road-la-premiere-tickets-55099380731
Helpless to stop a thief from stealing his father’s modest nest egg, a little boy grows up blaming himself for his parents’ suicide. Becoming a priest [Gary Cairns] who operates a highway confessional with his ambivalent brother [Luke Albright], he offers sage advice to chosen sinners while raining death on unrepentant thieves. Into the world of this antagonistic duo comes a psychotic, resourceful woman [Trista Robinson] whose first act of ‘kindness’ is to kill a thief whose actions threaten to expose the holy duo. Filled with gratitude for this act, the priest invites the woman into their sacred world and begins a chain of bloody events that threatens to dismantle the brothers’ decades-long partnership.
What people are saying about Purgatory Road…
“PURGATORY ROAD is a fantastic and provocative thrill ride” —GLENN COCHRANE, Fake Shemp
“this is a disturbing slice of here-and-now Americana in which serial killers are only part of the story.” — ROBERT MONELL, The Mad Doctor of Cult Movies
“Purgatory Road is a tour-de-force for the senses that stays with the viewer long after the closing credits rolls.” — MICHELLE ALEXANDER, ChelleHell blog
“a frequent visual recall of prime Mario Bava and even top-tier Fulci.” — STUART WILLIS, author of 21st Century Horror A-Z
“It's grand Southern Fried Gothic. Beautifully shot, expertly paced, and clear and lucid in its storytelling...” —TROY HOWARTH, Splintered Visions
“a pitch black evocation of 70's-era exploitation cinema.” — CHRIS WORKMAN, Tome of Terror, Volumes I & 2
“Purgatory Road is fantastic in every way. Completely compelling.” —MICHAEL HELMS, Fatal Visions magazine