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The Soska Sisters Stirring Up Scares in New American Mary Key Art

The upcoming award-winning horror thriller ‘American Mary,’ which was written and directed by Jen and Sylvia Soska, is drawing up scares in a new key art image. The film, which will be distributed on VOD on May 16, into theaters on May 31 and on DVD on June 18 by XLrator Media, stars Katharine Isabelle, Antonio Cupo and Tristan Risk.

‘American Mary’ won five trophies at this year’s Screamfest Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actress for Isabelle. The Soska Sisters, who are also known for penning and helming the hit 2009 indie action horror mystery ‘Dead Hooker in a Trunk,’ also won Best Director for their latest film.

‘American Mary’ follows a medical student, Mary Mason (Isabelle), who is growing increasingly broke and disenchanted with medical school and the established doctors she once idolized. The allure of easy money sends a desperate Mary through the world of underground surgeries, which leaves more marks on her than her so-called freakish clientele.

Check out the key art and trailer for ‘American Mary’ below.

The Soska Sisters Stirring Up Scares in New American Mary Key Art

Written by: Karen Benardello

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As a life-long fan of entertainment, particularly films, television and music, and an endless passion for writing, Karen Benardello decided to combine the two for a career. She graduated from New York's LIU Post with a B.F.A in Journalism, Print and Electronic. While still attending college, Karen began writing for Shockya during the summer of 2007, when she began writing horror movie reviews. Since she began writing for Shockya, Karen has been promoted to the position of Senior Movies & Television Editor. Some of her duties in the position include interviewing filmmakers and musicians, producing posts on celebrity news and contributing reviews on albums and concerts. Some of her highlights include attending such festivals and conventions as the Tribeca Film Festival, the New York Film Festival, SXSW, Toronto After Dark, the Boston Film Festival and New York Comic-Con.

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