Fever Dreams passed on info to Fango about the theatrical tour of DEATH TRANCE, the supernatural thriller/actioner it co-produced with Media Suits of Japan, where the movie was lensed. Directed and co-scripted by VERSUS’ action director Yuji Shimomura, it stars that film’s Tak Sakaguchi as a master samurai who steals a mysterious coffin from an ancient temple, cuing plenty of violent action as assorted parties attempt to reclaim it. Also featuring the action-movie debut of Kentaro Seagal (Steven’s son), DEATH TRANCE has been slated for the following playdates:
• April 21-22: Independent Film Festival of Boston, MA
• April 27: 4-Star Theater, San Francisco, CA
• May 12-13: The Guild Cinema, Albuquerque, NM
• June 6-9: Clinton Street Theater, Portland, OR
Look for updates here as more screenings are confirmed. The film’s official site, with a trailer, pics and more, can be found here. Meanwhile, Fever Dreams’ SHADOW: DEAD RIOT has been held over for a second weekend of showings at New York City’s ImaginAsian theater (239 East 59th Street); the Tony Todd-starrer plays this Friday, March 31-Sunday, April 2 at 11 p.m. each night.