Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Alejandro Brugués|
|Produced by||Mark Canton|
|Written by||Sandra Becerril|
Lawrence C. Connolly
Richard Christian Matheson
Nice Guy Productions
|Distributed by||Cranked Up Films|
Five strangers converge at a haunted movie theater owned by The Projectionist (Mickey Rourke). Once inside, the audience members witness a series of screenings that shows them their deepest fears and darkest secrets over five tales.
- The Thing in the Woods (D: Alejandro Brugués)
- Mirare (D: Joe Dante)
- Mashit (D: Ryūhei Kitamura)
- This Way to Egress (D: David Slade)
- Dead (D: Mick Garris)
The project was announced in September 2017 with the five directors attached and Rourke as the storyteller. Filming took place in the United States in November and December 2017.
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