Raven Banner and Cineplex Front Row Events present


The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh

A film by Rodrigo Gudino

May 9, 2013
Sinister Cinema – screens at 25 Cineplex theatres across Canada

 Sinister Cinema brings the best in genre horror to the Canadian big screen

Raven Banner Entertainment and Cineplex Front Row Centre Events presents The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh, a film by Rodrigo Gudino, the 2nd film in the new horror series, Sinister Cinema, hitting theatres nationwide on May 9.

Written and directed by RODRIGO GUDIÑO, Rue Morgue Magazine’s founder and publisher, The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh stars AARON POOLE (The Samaritan, Copper, The Conspiracy), alongside Academy-Award® winner VANESSA REDGRAVE (Mission: Impossible, Coriolanus), JULIAN RICHINGS (X-Men 3: The Last Stand, Supernatural), STEPHEN ERIC McINTYRE (High Life, Fear X), Genie Award winning star CHARLOTTE SULLIVAN (Population 436, Defendor) and cult television icon MITCH MARKOWITZ (The Hilarious House of Frightenstein). The film also features an original score by world beat superstar MERCAN DEDE (Kingdom of HeavenPassion of the Christ) and effects work by ANTHONY SCOTT BURNS (MTV, Paul Van Dyk’s Evolution) and MARCUS ALQUIERES (The Adventures of TintinRise of the Planet of the Apes). The film was produced by MARCO PECOTA (The Facts In the Case of Mister Hollow) for Rue Morgue Cinema, made possible with the participation of TELEFILM CANADA.

“Magnificent. A whole new direction in which to take the narrative experience in filmmaking.” Clive Barker

“Relentlessly chilling.”Ain’t It Cool News

“The horror community needs more films like this.” Bloody Good Horror

“Pushes all the right buttons.”  – Playback

“Reaches heights rarely attained in contemporary horror.” Dread Central

An official selection of over 30 international film festivals, The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh tells the story of Leon (Poole), an antiques collector who inherits a house from his estranged mother (Redgrave), only to discover that she had been living in a shrine devoted to a mysterious cult.  Soon, he comes to suspect his mother’s oppressive spirit still lingers within her home and is using items in the house to contact him with an urgent message.

The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh won the Best Film Prize at the South African HorrorFest, the Audience Jury Prize at the Siena International Film Festival, Special Prize winner at the Morbido Film festival and took home the Best Cinematography award at the Buenos Aires Rojo Sangre Film Festival.  The film was named Best of 2012 by Dread Central and Top of 2012 by Blueprint Review, Zombiehamster and The Mind Reels.

Tickets are available now at participating theatre box offices and online at cineplex.com/events.

For a complete list of participating theatres: cineplex.com/Events/Sinistercinema/ParticipatingTheatres.

The following is a complete list of participating theatres:

British Columbia

Odeon Victoria Cinemas – Victoria

Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo – Nanaimo

Colossus Langley Cinemas – Langley

SilverCity Riverport Cinemas – Richmond

Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas – Vancouver


Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton – Edmonton

Scotiabank Theatre Chinook – Calgary


Galaxy Cinemas Regina – Regina

Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon – Saskatoon


SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas – Winnipeg


Cineplex Odeon Forum Cinemas – Montreal


Cineplex Odeon Devonshire Mall Cinemas – Windsor

SilverCity London Cinemas – London

Galaxy Cinemas Waterloo – Waterloo

Cineplex Odeon Winston Churchill Cinemas – Oakville

SilverCity Hamilton Cinemas – Hamilton

Cineplex Cinemas Mississauga – Mississauga

Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas – Toronto

Colossus Vaughan Cinemas – Vaughan

SilverCity Fairview Mall       Cinemas – Toronto

Cineplex Odeon Yonge & Dundas Square Cinemas – Toronto

Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre Cinemas – Scarborough

Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas – Ottawa

SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas – Ottawa

SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas – Sudbury

About Sinister Cinema

Sinister Cinema brings a series of independent horror films to 25 Cineplex theatres across Canada.  The films include unique content, and in some cases, special appearances, including live question and answer sessions with directors, pre-recorded interviews and more. The series launched March 27 with John Dies at the End by legendary director Don Coscarelli, starring Paul Giamatti.

About Front Row Centre Events (FRCE)

Brought to you by Cineplex Entertainment, Front Row Centre Events bring world-class entertainment to your local Cineplex Entertainment theatre and other participating locations. Presented in high-definition with digital surround sound, guests can experience the best in original one-night only and series-based programming. With the Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series, Broadway productions, live broadcasts direct from the stage of London’s National Theatre, dance performances, classic films, concerts, live sporting events and documentaries, Front Row Centre Events put you in the centre of the action on the big screen.

About Raven Banner Entertainment

Raven Banner Entertainment is a sales, distribution and production company, based in Toronto, specializing in genre films for the worldwide market. Through its expertise in strategic project management and campaigns, RBE can also assist in any and all capacities of production, from acquisitions, representation, negotiations, marketing management and plans, and sales.  http://ravenbannerentertainment.com/new_site/films/

About Rue Morgue
Rue Morgue is the world’s pre-eminent horror culture and entertainment magazine. Launched in 1997 by Rodrigo Gudiño, Rue Morgue has expanded over 15 years into Rue Morgue Cinema award-winning film production arm, the Rue Morgue Festival of Fear, the country’s largest annual horror expo, the Rue Morgue Podcast all horror broadcast; Rue Morgue Presents CineMacabre Movie Nights monthly film series and Rue Morgue Finery line of clothing and accessories. www.Rue-Morgue.com