A trailer has been released for Lights Out, a new horror movie produced by James Wan, the director of the original Saw, Insidious, and The Conjuring. The movie is directed by David F. Sandberg, who makes his feature debut, based on his own short film of the same name.
The movie stars Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Billy Burke, Alexander DiPersia, Maria Bello, Lotta Losten, Amiah Miller, Andi Osho, and Ava Cantrell and follows a woman and her brother as they deal with something terrifying hiding in the darkness.
You can read more about the movie and watch the trailer below.
Lights Out is set to be released on July 22nd.
From producer James Wan (â€œThe Conjuringâ€) comes a tale of an unknown terror that lurks in the dark.
When Rebecca left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasnâ€™t real when the lights went outâ€¦and now her little brother, Martin, is experiencing the same unexplained and terrifying events that had once tested her sanity and threatened her safety. A frightening entity with a mysterious attachment to their mother, Sophie, has reemerged.
But this time, as Rebecca gets closer to unlocking the truth, there is no denying that all their lives are in dangerâ€¦once the lights go out.
The film stars Teresa Palmer (â€œTriple 9â€) as Rebecca; Gabriel Bateman (â€œAnnabelleâ€) as Martin; Billy Burke (the â€œTwilightâ€ franchise) as Martinâ€™s father, Paul; Alexander DiPersia (â€œForeverâ€) as Rebeccaâ€™s boyfriend, Bret; and Maria Bello (â€œPrisonersâ€) as Sophie.
â€œLights Outâ€ marks the feature film directorial debut of David F. Sandberg, who directed the film from a screenplay by Eric Heisserer (â€œFinal Destination 5â€), based on Sandbergâ€™s own short film. James Wan, Lawrence Grey and Heisserer produced the film, with Walter Hamada, Dave Neustadter and Richard Brener serving as executive producers.
Sandbergâ€™s behind-the-scenes team included director of photography Marc Spicer (â€œFurious 7â€), production designer Jennifer Spence (the â€œInsidiousâ€ films), editor Kirk Morri (â€œThe Conjuringâ€) and costume designer Kristin M. Burke (â€œThe Conjuringâ€). The music is composed by Benjamin Wallfisch.
New Line Cinema presents a Grey Matter/Atomic Monster production, â€œLights Out.â€ Slated for release on July 22, 2016, the film will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.