What occurs when a loveable, cuddly icon, a mainstay of kids’s leisure for many years enters the general public area? If you happen to’re Winnie the Pooh, somebody leaps on the chance and makes a bloody, brutal horror film wherein you and finest pal Piglet go on a killing spree. The total trailer for Winnie The Pooh: Blood And Honey is now on-line.
The fundamental setup for this one is that Christopher Robin (Nikolai Leon) successfully deserted his Hundred Acre Wooden buddies to go off to varsity. And when he returns with fiancee Mary (Paula Coiz), he discovers the horrible fact of what occurred.
“As a result of they’ve needed to fend for themselves a lot, they’ve basically grow to be feral,” author/director Rhys Waterfield tells Selection. “In order that they’ve gone again to their animal roots. They’re now not tame: they’re like a vicious bear and pig who wish to go round and attempt to discover prey.”
With Pooh performed by Craig David Dowsett and Piglet by Chris Cordell, nobody will mistake this for a Disney film. Which is sweet from a authorized standpoint, because the Mouse Home nonetheless owns sure characters and ideas of the Pooh tales.
“While you attempt to do a movie like this, and it’s a very wacky idea, it’s very simple to go down a route the place nothing is frightening and it’s simply actually ridiculous and actually, like, silly,” Wakefield says of his low-budget horror. “And we needed to go between the 2.”
Blood And Honey has a distributor however is awaiting a launch date.