Official Press Release
HOUSTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Bodacious babes with killer attitudesand bodies to match, not to mention the capability to knock you into the nexttime zone; they all can give thanks to the original bad girl, Lady Death.First appearing in the pages of Chaos Comics a decade ago, Lady Death is thepersonification of all that a bad girl could want: the ability toeffortlessly slay countless enemies and physical assets any supermodel woulddie for. The scantily clad femme fatale has been the inspiration for the ideathat the leading lady doesn't have to always be made of "sugar and spice."With a fiendishly devoted fan-base, Lady Death introduced the comic book worldto a new idea of a hero; where being bad can sometimes be good.
To celebrate her 10th birthday, Lady Death, in all her sultry supernaturalbeauty, has been brought to life with a full-length animated feature from ADVFilms, Lady Death: The Motion Picture, to be released on DVD just in time forHalloween. With a gothic epic feel, Lady Death: The Motion Picture recreatesthe themes and styles of the popular comic book series, complete with gorybattles, costumes that barely leave much to the imagination, and a storylinethat spans beyond life into the fiery depths of Hell.
Lady Death begins in 15th Century Sweden, where Hope, the beautifuldaughter of Matthias, a skilled mercenary who is in actuality Lucifer, isaccused of being the devil's consort. Sentenced by the town priest to beburned at the stake, Hope is visited by the malevolent Pagan. Unable to thinkclearly, she accepts Lucifer's offer of life in Hell over a hideous death ...only to discover that there are far worse fates than dying. Lucifer's plan tocorrupt a soul of pure innocence meets unanticipated resistance, as Hoperejects Lucifer's scheme and eventually finds herself transformed into thepowerful warrior Lady Death, who challenges the Lord of Lies for control ofHell itself.
"I think she is the ultimate anti-heroine and in some ways defines what weall sometimes wish for: the drive to achieve our goal no matter the cost,"said writer/producer Andy Orjuela.
Lady Death: The Motion Picture is certain to appeal to fans of the comicseries as well as create legions of new fans with its DVD release. ThisHalloween, come join the legions as the hail their dark mistress' first everfilm debut.