SANTA MONICA, CA, February 7, 2013 – From acclaimed filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (Sin City, Machete, Planet Terror) comes Curandero: Dawn of the Demon, a supernatural thriller with an action twist. Written by Rodriguez and co-executive produced by Rodriguez, Harvey and Bob Weinstein (Inglourious Basterds, The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture Trilogy) and Elizabeth Avellan (Sin City), Curandero: Dawn of the Demon debuts on DVD (with Ultraviolet Digital Copy) and Digital Download on March 12, 2013 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment and Miramax. Starring longtime Rodriguez collaborator Carlos Gallardo (El Mariachi, Grindhouse, Desperado), the DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.98.
Curandero: Dawn of the Demon is an action-packed horror flick that takes a couple on a horrifying journey through the deepest bowels of the Mexican underworld. When beautiful federal agent Magdalena calls upon the local curandero (Gallardo) for his services to purify a police station, the two of suddenly find themselves immersed in a satanic cult’s blood-thirsty battleground.