Saban Films recently released the trailer for director Mike P. Nelson‘s (The Domestics) Wrong Turn, a fresh take on the cult slasher from 2003. This film is written is written by Alan B. McElroy, the writer of the original film. The film was originally set to debut as a one-night-only cinema event on Jan. 26 2021; however it will now skip theaters and be released on VOD platforms only; on 26th February 2021. The film is distributed in the UK by Signature Entertainment.
The cast includes Matthew Modine (“Stranger Things”, 47 Meters Down), Damian Maffei (The Strangers: Prey at Night, Haunt), Bill Sage (“Hap and Leonard”), Emma Dumont (“The Gifted”), Valerie Jane Parker (“Greenleaf”), Chaney Morrow (Haunt) and David Hutchinson (“American Horror Story”).
We also now have an official synopsis for the film:
This land is their land. A chaotic fight for survival befalls a group of friends on the
Appalachian trail in this iconic franchise reboot from the original creator Alan B.
When a dream trip turns into a nightmare, one group of friends finds themselves at the
mercy of an urban legend – The Foundation. As a freak accident drives the group
deeper into the mountains, they find themselves succumbing one by one to hunting
traps large enough to take out anyone that dares venture off the beaten path.
The group soon realises they are not alone and what happens next escalates into a
gruesome game of survival, as those who called the mountain home respond to this
outside threat with their own swift and brutal justice.
The film can be pre-ordered now on Amazon USA
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