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By James Whittington, Tuesday 15th October 2019
This Halloween, London braces itself for The Kraken Rum to deliver a unique bar and horror experience like no other, commissioning legendary horror mastermind Neil Marshall to direct every detail of the night. The Kraken Black Spiced Rum is joining forces with the esteemed Hollywood Director to present 'Kraken Screamfest: Director's Cut' - promising to bestow fresh new nightmares on even the most devoted fans of the horror genre.
Neil Marshall, famed for classics The Descent, Dog Soldiers and Game of Thrones, will be terrifying those brave enough to step inside the real-world creation of his darkest imaginings. Everything from the decor and the staff to the Kraken Rum cocktails will have a spine-chilling 'Marshall twist', with surprises lurking around every corner.
Marshall isn't giving any secrets away ahead of the launch, except visitors should expect to be greeted by a few unwelcome souls called The Risen who'll be your friends (or foes) for the evening, but it may well be your last orders - ever!
So those who scare easily should stay away as The Kraken does NOT do things by halves, and the thrills offered up will no doubt be (almost) as delicious as the drinks on offer!
Neil Marshall, said: "Kraken Screamfest: Director's Cut will be a one-of-a-kind horror experience, inspired by the legendary sea beast, giving people who love my films the opportunity to step into what lurks within my mind when it comes to these creative processes. There are plenty of surprises up my sleeve, and I can promise that this will not be for the faint hearted. The Kraken is famed for explosive experiences, and I'm excited for fans to see a little Hollywood magic sprinkled on its Halloween proceedings."
The highlight of the night though will no doubt be the special menu of delicious Kraken cocktails, as well as other surprises in store.
The Kraken Screamfest: The Director's Cut will run on two days, 31st October and 1st November, with several slots per evening from 3:30pm-10:30pm at 2083 Acton Mews, Haggerston, London E8 4DG and is for 18+ only.
For more information on duration times and tickets go to the official ticketing site.
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