News ‘Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer’ Will Be Getting a 4K Restoration From Dark Sky Films Published 3 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) Advertisement You may like Robert Englund Regrets Not Doing ‘Krueger: The First Kills’ Prequel Movie 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 Comments Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD34 mins ago Abe Forsythe’s Zombie Comedy ‘Little Monsters’ Bites Onto Blu-Ray in the UK This February Blu-Ray & DVD4 hours ago Signature Entertainment Releasing Elijah Wood-Starring ‘Come to Daddy’ on UK Blu-Ray Blu-Ray & DVD4 days ago Glenn Danzig’s Directorial Debut ‘Verotika’ Coming to UK Blu-Ray With Soundtrack CD News4 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News4 days ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News3 weeks ago Dario Argento Reuniting With Daughter Asia Argento for New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ in 2020 News2 weeks ago NECA Releasing Action Figures of Dr Loomis, Laurie Strode and Michael Myers from ‘Halloween II’ News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Will Direct New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ This Spring, Asia Argento to Star News2 weeks ago Netflix in Early Talks to Remake ‘The Howling’ With ‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti News2 weeks ago ‘Demons’ Star Geretta Geretta Teaming With Lamberto Bava and Kansas Bowling for New Horror Project News4 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News4 days ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News2 weeks ago Brahms is Unearthed in the Creepy Trailer for William Brent Bell’s ‘The Boy II’ Video Games3 weeks ago Bethesda and id Software Have Delayed ‘DOOM 64’ Until March 2020 Blu-Ray & DVD3 weeks ago [Trailer] Justin Edgar’s Chiller ‘STALKED’ Debuts on DVD and On Demand This February Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!