News ‘Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer’ Will Be Getting a 4K Restoration From Dark Sky Films Published 2 years ago on August 29, 2016 By Nick Bond Share Tweet John McNaughton’s 1986 horror classic Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer will be getting a new 4K restoration from Dark Sky Films, which will premiere at the Chicago International Film Festival on October 14th, 2016. The film will be shown at the same festival as it did back in 1986, and both Michael Rooker and director John McNaughton will be in attendance. You lucky people attending the event will also get to enjoy a 30th anniversary Q&A with Rooker and McNaughton, who will be there to celebrate the film with fans. And that’s not all, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer will receive a limited theatrical re-release run in 20 city’s beginning on October 21st. “Henry (Michael Rooker) is released from prison following his mother’s murder. He supplements his job as an exterminator with a series of indiscriminate and violent murders. Fellow jailbird and drug dealer Otis (Tom Towles) becomes a willing accomplice in Henry’s bloody killings. But as the depravity escalates and Henry forms a bond with Otis’ sister, Becky (Tracy Arnold), things start to get out of hand. The film is based on the true-life story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas.” One of the most impactful shock-horror films that came out of the late 80’s, and one of the very best of its time. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer definitely isn’t a film for the fainthearted or those who are easily offend by extreme violence. Related Topics:Dark Sky FilmsHenry: Portrait Of A Serial KillerJohn McNaughtonMichael RookerTom Towles Up Next Screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick Provide an Update on ‘Zombieland 2’ Don't Miss New Horror Blu-Ray and DVD USA Releases: August 30th, (2016) Continue Reading Advertisement You may like The Fourth ‘Hatchet’ Installment ‘Victor Crowley’ Gets an Official 2018 Release! Dennis Bartok’s Directorial Debut ‘Nails’ Gets a Creepy New Poster ‘Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer’ 4K Blu-Ray Coming For The Films 30th Anniversary Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News3 hours ago Cavitycolors to Celebrates 40 Years of ‘Halloween’ With Soy Wax Candle and Mystery Enamel Pin Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago ‘Urban Legend’ and ‘Urban Legends: Final Cut’ Slash onto Blu-Ray via Scream Factory News3 days ago Michael Myers Searches for Dana in New ‘Halloween’ Clip Blu-Ray & DVD4 days ago Colin Eggleston’s Australian Horror ‘Long Weekend’ Getting Special Edition (UK) Blu-Ray News4 days ago Freddy Krueger Fan Documentary “FredHeads” Gets an Official Trailer News4 weeks ago Eerie New Cinemex Trailer and Featurette for ‘Halloween’ Show That the Boogeyman is Real Music4 weeks ago Listen to John Carpenter’s Stunning First Track “The Shape Returns” for New ‘Halloween’ News2 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Writer Danny McBride Has Ideas for Potential Sequel News1 week ago Rob Zombie Shares New Photo of Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in ‘Three From Hell’ Blu-Ray & DVD3 weeks ago Tom Savini’s 1990 ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Remake is Available Again on U.S. Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News1 year ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News1 year ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD1 year ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News1 year ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News1 year ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News1 year ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News1 year ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!