In April 4th of 2010, Spanish police reported the discovery of 37 hours of recorded evidence that shed some new light on a gruesome murder investigation. The found footage documents a family of five spending their holidays at their summerhouse where brother and sister Cristian and July Quintanilla pass the time investigating a terrifying local urban legend. As their investigation intensifies, strange occurrences in and around the house escalate rapidly, before culminating in unspeakable atrocities.
Sammy Gad Gonzalez
Oscar Hernandez Zuniga
“An intense and at times frightening and disturbing ride.”—Dread Central
“[Atrocious] plays on the unknown and feelings of powerlessness to rekindle the pure adrenaline rush of fear that will remind you what it’s like to watch a film that just might give you nightmares.” – Best-Horror-Movies.com
“'Atrocious' is flat-out great in its tension and anxiety." - Chesapeakefamily.com
“[Atrocious] is an example of visceral filmmaking that demands the attention of the viewer. It grabs the audience by the neck and never lets go.” - HollywoodSoapbox.com
“Gruesome, mind-bending horror-thriller with a Blair Witch aesthetic.” - NY Magazine
Hollywood, CA September 19, 2011 – The mind-bending, gruesome thriller ATROCIOUS, which garnered a tide of online buzz and quick comparisons to 2008's PARANORMAL ACTIVITY after its theatrical run in AMC Theatres last month, will be released nationwide on DVD & iTunes October 25, 2011. It will also be available on AVAIL-TVN Video on Demand (VOD) the same day until December 25th, 2011.