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Anchor Bay Announces Theatrical/VOD & Digital HD releases of the MARTYRS remake; Photo Gallery

martyrsAnchor Bay has announced the theatrical, Digital HD and VOD dates for the remake that nobody asked for, but will be given, the Goetz Brothers’ remake of the 2008 French extreme classic MARTYRS. The film had its world premiere earlier this year and it looks like the redux will be release in limited theaters and Digital HD on January 22nd and on VOD on February 2nd. Pascal Laugier’s original film is already a horror classic, one that genre fans hold pretty close to their blood soaked hearts, so the new of a remake coming not even ten years later has made horror fans a bit irritated, but like a lot of films, you know we’ll all be watching it to see how this remake is. What do you fright fanatics think? We’ve got a few photos from the film, thanks to Anchor Bay, so feel free to check them out.

Ten-year-old Lucie flees from the isolated warehouse where she has been held prisoner. Deeply traumatized, she is plagued by awful night terrors at the orphanage that takes her in. Her only comfort comes from Anna, a girl her own age. Nearly a decade later and still haunted by demons, Lucie finally tracks down the family that tortured her. As she and Anna move closer to the agonizing truth, they find themselves trapped in a nightmare – if they cannot escape, a martyr’s fate awaits them…