In the lead up to the release of Finnish vigilante flick Rendel: Dark Vengeance, out on DVD from 25 February, we have an exclusive clip from the film to share. Check it out:
“Batman’s dramatic flair and The Punisher’s merciless morals collide in Finland’s violent, pulp noir answer to the booming superhero genre, as a masked vigilante wages a one-man war on the criminals ruining his city, and his life…” Read more here.
The film is directed by Jesse Haaja (The Rasmus: Wonderman) from a script by Haaja, Pekka Lehtosaari (Dark Floors), Miika J Norvanto (Bunny The Killer Thing) and Timo Puustinen (Time To Die). It stars Kris Gummerus (Aalonmurtaja), Matti Onnismaa (The Kiss Of Evil), Ramu Rusinen (Donna), Johnny Vivash (Devil Town) and Bianca Bradey (Wyrmwood: Road Of The Dead).
Here’s the synopsis for the film:
When a worldwide corporation known as VALA launches an untested vaccine called Nh25 into the market by bribing, threatening, and killing every official opposing them, a dark avenger is born.
Rendel, a man driven by revenge and hatred, unleashes his own special kind of hell against the firm, threatening to put an end at the distribution of the deadly Nh25. As blood spills and money burns, VALA recruits a group of violent mercenaries to do what they seemingly can’t: eliminate Rendel permanently…
Rendel: Dark Vengeance is released on DVD on 25 February from 4Digital Media. Get all the latest superhero news with every issue of SciFiNow.