We’ve been awaiting this one hitting the shelves ever since it screened at Frightfest back in Halloween 2013, so we’re delighted that quirky Canadian slasher Discopath has finally bagged a release date.

Set for DVD on May 4, here’s the synopsis:

The mid-70’s: a timid young New Yorker leads an uneventful life until he is fatefully exposed to the pulsating rhythms of a brand-new genre of music: disco. Unable to control his murderous impulses that stem from a traumatic childhood experience, Duane Lewis transforms into a dangerous serial killer exiled to Montreal.

The film stars the likes of Jeremie Earp-Laverbne, Sandrine Bisson and Frabcois Aubin, and is directed by Renaud Gauthier.

To further whet the appetite, here’s the trailer:

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Simon is a journalism tutor in London, who also just happens to be a movie fanatic, with a craving for the darker side of cinema. He has written three books - on the horror films of director Bob Clark (2014), the history of the character Norman Bates (2015) and the work of British exploitation director Pete Walker (2017). He is currently working with director Richard Loncraine to explore all avenues in a bid to orchestrate the re-release of 1978 Mia Farrow chiller Full Circle