Digital | Warner Bros. | 2020 | 89 mins | Rated PG | October 27 , 2020
Director: Nicholas Verso
Starring: Georgia Waters, Dayo Ade, Kyana Teresa
Coming To Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack & DVD January 19, 2021
| Film Synopsis |
Just before Christmas, young Zoe, her brother Franklin and their family move into a secluded mansion with a dark past. While the adults focus on renovating the place, the bored kids find a toy chest hidden in the attic, and are delighted when the toys inside magically come to life. But bizarre events soon begin to take place - events that threaten the family's lives. As the special day dawns with gifts piled under the tree, the body count rises and the blood starts to flow. This original "scary-tale" will have the kids screaming for the holidays!
| Special Features |
Toys of Terror Come to Life
A Terrifying Weekend: Making of Toys of Terror
| Overall Reaction |
Just in time for Halloween, 'Toys Of Terror' arrives on Digital. The film starts out with a family that goes away on a holiday vacation to an old, creepy house that used to be a home of a children's orphanage. The kids discover a chest full of toys that come alive and make them do naughty things. The older step-sister begins to notice odd things happening in the house and tries to stop the deadly toys. When I first saw the trailer it reminded me of the "PUPPET MASTER" series. I was all excited to see children's toys cause havoc with over the top violence. Unfortunately it was very fair when it came to the blood and gore. It had some laughs but overall it fell flat for me. The toys though were a little freaky, especially the monkey. The film is worth the watch but don't expect much from it.
Summary (out of 5)
Film: 2.0 Video: 4.0 Audio: 4.0 Extras: 2.0 Overall: 2.5