IFC Films has released an official trailer for the IFC Midnight title I Trapped the Devil. Set during Christmas time, it follows a man who makes a surprise visit to his brother only to discover that his brother has who he believes is the Devil locked in his basement.
The movie is written and directed by Josh Lobo, who is making his debut, and stars AJ Bowen, Jocelin Donahue, Scott Poythress, Susan Burke, Chris Sullivan, Rowan Russell, and Josh Marrott.
Click on over to the other side for an official synopsis for I Trapped the Devil, and to check out the trailer.
Christmas is supposed to be a time for peace and joyful family reunions. But when Matt (AJ Bowen) and his wife Karen (Susan Burke) show up unannounced at the home of his estranged brother Steve (Scott Poythress) to celebrate the holidays, they are instead greeted with a horrifying surprise: trapped in the basement is a man. But not just any man. Steve believes that his hostage is none other than the devil himself.
As shock and skepticism turn to fear and paranoia, Matt and Karen find themselves facing a terrifying quandary: is Steve dangerously unhinged? Or could the mysterious stranger really be evil incarnate? Either way, the stage is set for a true Christmas from hell.
I Trapped the Devil is set to be released in limited theaters and on video on demand services on April 26th.