Prepare to see a different side of Adam West on October 24 as that's the day Adam West's Tales from Beyond comes to DVD.

Adam West's Tales from Beyond, the award-winning film starring Adam West (TV's Batman), is finally coming to DVD. Anthem Pictures has picked up the North American video rights and scheduled the release for October 24, just in time for Halloween.

Adam West's Tales from Beyond, which won Best Picture Awards at both the ShockerFest and ShriekFest film festivals, is described as a Twilight Zone-esque anthology film with elements of science-fiction, fantasy and horror. In the movie Adam West plays a mysterious bookstore owner named Jay who take a young couple into the world of his books, leading them through four amazing stories.

Josh Austin, Nate Barlow, Eric Manning, and Russell Scott directed the film, each helming one of the four stories while co-directing the bookstore sequences. "We're very excited to see Tales From Beyond finally come to DVD," said Barlow. "Anthem is an ambitious and enthusiastic distributor, the perfect match for our film; we're thrilled to be working with them."

Added Manning, "What a long, strange and wonderful trip it has been. I and my fellow cohorts truly feel blessed to have taken the journey with such a talented and hard working group of people. We are very proud and honored to now be able to share the film with the public."

A screening of Adam West's Tales from Beyond has been scheduled for October 21st at 10:00 AM at the Laemmle Sunset 5 Theater in Los Angeles. The DVD will be available online and at brick-and-mortar retailers nationwide, including Amazon, Borders, Barnes & Noble, Hollywood Video, Movie Gallery, and Best Buy.

To view the trailer, please visit www.talesfrombeyond.com.

Evan Jacobs