Arclight Films has acquired world rights to Hood of Horror, currently in production starring Snoop Dogg.

According to Variety, the movie is executive produced by Snoop Dogg, along with Gordon Steel and John Baca. The film's cast additionally includes Ernie Hudson, Danny Trejo, Method Man, Jason Alexander and Billy Dee Williams.

The movie follows three terrifying inner-city tales of people whose actions in this life determine their fate in the next, and includes anime sequences created by the Madhouse label, under guidance of f/x guru John Gaeta (The Matrix trilogy).

"We are definitely looking at this film as a franchise property along the lines of 'Scary Movie,' " said Christopher Tuffin, who produced with Martin Shore, Ted Chung, Jonathan McHugh and Tim Sullivan. "We want to push the envelope combining humor and gore."