Has anything nice ever happened in a mental instituation? Not if movies have anything to say about it. The latest film to prey on our vulnerabilities in the face of madness, Aslyum Blackout, is availabe in select theaters (and IFC Midnight Cable VOD, and Digital Outlets like SundanceNOW, iTunes, Amazon Streaming, XBOX Zune and Playstation Unlimited) on May 4, 2012, and we've got the exclusive premiere of the spooky poster. Click through for the high-res version.
Asylum Blackout stars Rupert Evans (Hellboy), Kevin Doughty and Joseph Kennedy as a rock band hoping to make their big break when they're forced to take jobs in the kitchen of a high security asylum to make ends meet. One night, just before dinner time, a big storm shuts down the security system, the doors open and the lunatics break loose. Help is on its way and should soon arrive. They just have to wait for it…and survive until then. The film also stars Unax Ugalde, Dave Legeno, Anna Skellern and Richard Blake.