Greg McLean’s new film, The Darkness is oozing potential. The flick has a true visionary behind the camera (McLean is the talented gent who gifted us the riveting Wolf Creek franchise), an amazing cast attached, solid production values and a seriously compelling concept helping to entice potential viewers. There’s basically no reason to not seek this one out… come on – we’re talking about Kevin-friggin-Bacon!
If for some odd reason you’re not gravitating to any film that features Kevin Bacon (you should be), we’ve got some additional fuel to spark interest in this particular genre piece. The Darkness looks awesome, Kevin Bacon is a living legend, and this clip – while extremely short – is very successful in inspiring curiosity and interest. The movie looks awesome – it’s as simple as that.
Greg McLean directs from a script he co-wrote with Shayne Armstrong and S.P. Krause. The aforementioned Kevin Bacon (Mystic River, The River Wild), Radha Mitchell (Silent Hill, Pitch Black), David Mazouz (Gotham, The Games Maker), Lucy Fry (Vampire Academy, Wolf Creek), Matt Walsh (Ted, The Hangover) and Jennifer Morrison (Star Trek, Warrior).
Don’t hesitate to pursue The Darkness when the film hits theaters on May 13th, 2016. Now soak up this quick and slick clip!
Synopsis: As a family returns home from vacation at the Grand Canyon, they innocently bring home a supernatural force that preys off their own fears and vulnerabilities, threatening to destroy them from within, while consuming their lives with terrifying consequences.